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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, July 25
@ 1:30 p.m.
Digital Devices
Tablet/Smartphone Tips & Tricks
This hands-on class walks you through everything you need to know to get the most out of your smartphone and/or tablet. Learn the basics like navigating screens and settings, contacts, apps, and text messaging. We will also review how to customize your phone, access the internet, check emails, and take the best selfies with your camera!
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Tue, July 25
@ 2 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL FAIRY-TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
Build a better world through the magic of reading over the summer ! Every country has fairy-tales and folk tales. We first see where the fairy-tale is from on our map. We then get taken away to magical worlds and different cultures!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 2 p.m.
WIZARD OF OZ BOOK CLUB!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Wizard of Oz Book club!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 1:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 2 p.m.
MOVIE DAY
Enjoy an entertaining movie at the library!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 2 p.m.
BUILD A BETTER WORLD WITH LEGOS!
Build your own house, playground, backyard or city with LEGOS over the summer!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 1
@ 12 noon
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Ticket Distribution Line!
An evening at Free Shakespeare in the Park means a starlit night enjoying Shakespeare’s enchanting stories at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. In July/August, the Public Theater will present a production of Shakespeare’s play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. This year, the Public is proud to partner with The New York Public Library to distribute free vouchers for Shakespeare in the Park. On Tuesday, August 1st, we invite you to wait in line at Mott Haven Library for up to two free ticket vou…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, August 1
@ 2 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL FAIRY-TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
Build a better world through the magic of reading over the summer ! Every country has fairy-tales and folk tales. We first see where the fairy-tale is from on our map. We then get taken away to magical worlds and different cultures!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 2 p.m.
WIZARD OF OZ BOOK CLUB!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Wizard of Oz Book club!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 2 p.m.
MOVIE DAY
Enjoy an entertaining movie at the library!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 4
@ 2 p.m.
BUILD A BETTER WORLD WITH LEGOS!
Build your own house, playground, backyard or city with LEGOS over the summer!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 8
@ 2 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL FAIRY-TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
Build a better world through the magic of reading over the summer ! Every country has fairy-tales and folk tales. We first see where the fairy-tale is from on our map. We then get taken away to magical worlds and different cultures!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 9
@ 2 p.m.
WIZARD OF OZ BOOK CLUB!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Wizard of Oz Book club!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 10
@ 2 p.m.
MOVIE DAY
Enjoy an entertaining movie at the library!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 11
@ 2 p.m.
BUILD A BETTER WORLD WITH LEGOS!
Build your own house, playground, backyard or city with LEGOS over the summer!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 15
@ 2 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL FAIRY-TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
Build a better world through the magic of reading over the summer ! Every country has fairy-tales and folk tales. We first see where the fairy-tale is from on our map. We then get taken away to magical worlds and different cultures!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 16
@ 2 p.m.
WIZARD OF OZ BOOK CLUB!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Wizard of Oz Book club!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 17
@ 2 p.m.
MOVIE DAY
Enjoy an entertaining movie at the library!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 18
@ 2 p.m.
BUILD A BETTER WORLD WITH LEGOS!
Build your own house, playground, backyard or city with LEGOS over the summer!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 22
@ 2 p.m.
INTERNATIONAL FAIRY-TALES FROM AROUND THE WORLD!
Build a better world through the magic of reading over the summer ! Every country has fairy-tales and folk tales. We first see where the fairy-tale is from on our map. We then get taken away to magical worlds and different cultures!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
WIZARD OF OZ BOOK CLUB!
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Wizard of Oz Book club!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 2 p.m.
MOVIE DAY
Enjoy an entertaining movie at the library!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Dance Party
A Summer Reading Celebration! Get your dancing shoes on and get ready to celebrate the sunshine of summer with a fabulous summer dance party featuring the limbo, freeze dances, and more! Mr. Patrick will supply the music, the silly puppets, and the Hawaiian leis; all you have to do is dance and have fun! Best for children ages 0 to 7 years old with their parent/caregiver. Presented by Music with Patrick
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children