Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Events

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 93,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

33 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, December 10
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Handel's ALCINA recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of ALCINA by George Frideric Handel. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, December 12
@ 4 p.m.
Preschool Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, December 15
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, December 15
@ 2 p.m.
Film - HOLIDAY (1938)
BUGS BUNNY’S CHRISTMAS TALES, 1979, 22 min., color, directed by FRIZ FRELENG & CHUCK JONES. HOLIDAY, 1938, 95 min., b&w, directed by GEORGE CUKOR. Starring KATHERINE HEPBURN, CARY GRANT, DORIS NOLAN, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton, Henry Kolker, Binnie Barnes, Jean Dixon, Henry Daniell. Johnny gets engaged to the girl of his dreams, only to find out she's a millionaire's daughter whose father wants to be in control of their lives. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, December 19
@ 4 p.m.
Preschool Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, December 22
@ 2 p.m.
Film - CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT (1945)
THE CHRISTMAS TREE, 1976, 12 min., color, directed by CLAUDE & JULIAN CHAGRIN. CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT, 1945, 102 min., b&w, directed by PETER GODFREY. Starring BARBARA STANWYCK, DENNIS MORGAN, SYDNEY GREENSTREET, Reginald Gardiner, S.Z. Sakall, Robert Shayne, Una O’Connor, Frand Jenks, Joyce Compton, Dick Elliott. A famous food writer lies about living on a farm, raising her children and being a good cook. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't boil an egg. ADMISSION F…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, December 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, December 29
@ 2 p.m.
Film - LA PRIMERA NOCHE DI MI VIDA (1998)
NEW YEAR’S EVE IN CENTRAL PARK, 1974, 28 min., color, directed by SCOTT MORRIS. THE FIRST NIGHT OF MY LIFE, 1998, 82 min., color, directed by MIGUEL ALBALADEJO. Starring LEONOR WATLING, JUANJO MARTINEZ, CARLOS FUENTES, Roberto Hernandez, Emilio Gutierrez Caba, Mariola Fuentes, Anna Lizaran, Inigo Garces, Chema de Miguel, Carlos de Gabriel. An extravagant road movie set on New Year's eve, 1999 in a Madrid suburb where the highways seem to lead nowhere. Soon, the night becomes a succession of m…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, January 4
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short fillms for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, January 9
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
COMPUTER BASICS, a once-a-week, 4 day, 8 hour course.
The 96th Street Branch and New York Cares are presenting a FREE Computer Course for anyone who wants to learn how to use computers, the Internet, Microsoft Word, email and more! No computer experience is neccessary. After completing this course, you will know how to: Use a mouse and Keyboard Use Microsoft Word Create and save documents Create files and folders Cut/copy and paste text Insert pictures Search the Internet Fill out on-line forms Make on-line trip reservations Use e-mail…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, January 9
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 11
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short fillms for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 11
@ 11:15 p.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, January 14
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Humperdinck's HÄNSEL UND GRETEL recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of HÄNSEL UND GRETEL by Engelbert Humperdinck A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Sat, January 14
@ 2:45 p.m.
Music - Humperdinck's HÄNSEL UND GRETEL recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of HÄNSEL UND GRETEL by Engelbert Humperdinck A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, January 18
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short fillms for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 18
@ 11:15 p.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, January 23
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short fillms for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 25
@ 11:15 p.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, January 30
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, February 6
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, February 8
@ 4 p.m.
Beatles and Bob
An interactive high energy sing-a-long with songs by the Beatles and Bob Marley adapted to children. Best for children ages 3 and older. Presented by Music for Brooklyn
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 13
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, February 18
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Verdi's RIGOLETTO recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of RIGOLETTO by Giuseppe Verdi A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, February 27
@ 4 p.m.
Stories and Crafts
Messy art projects for children ages 2 to 5. Smocks will be provided. Limited to 18 Children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, March 11
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Wagner's GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG (Prologue & Act 1) recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG (PROLOGUE & ACT 1) by Richard Wagner A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, April 5
@ 4 p.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with muic for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, April 12
@ 4 p.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with muic for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, April 19
@ 4 p.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with muic for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, April 26
@ 4 p.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with muic for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

Chat with a librarian now