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26 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, October 18
@ 2 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Wed, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars -…
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Sing a Song!
Sing. Sing a Song. Sing it Loud. Sing it Strong! Sing songs with Ms. Eve with storybooks and fairytales.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Wildlife at the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to a golden eagle, eagle owl, barn owl, burmese python, black throat monitor, alligator, and opossums. Learn about the fierce competitors in the wild. For ages 13 - 18 years old.
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Back-to-School Open House
Get a new start at the Library this school year! This fall, we’re hosting back-to-school events in every branch! Learn about all the great educational resources available at your neighborhood library- from millions of books to program, computer access, online resources, and more- all for FREE. PLUS! Questions about your library card? Have books you need to return? We can help you! FEATURED PROGRAM Ask us about our weekly programs for kids and teens.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Infants from birth to pre-walking age (0-18 months) and Toddlers (from 18 months to 3 years) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, and meet other babies, toddlers and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby-Toddler Open Free Play
Fun Wall Manipulatives and Soft Toys for the little ones to aid with fine and gross motor skills.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars -…
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Sing a Song!
Sing. Sing a Song. Sing it Loud. Sing it Strong! Sing songs with Ms. Eve with storybooks and fairytales.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crazy for Coloring!
Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the coloring pages and crayons and you provide the imagination!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 31
@ 4 p.m.
Face and Hand Painting
Face and hand painting for kids of all ages. All face paint is non-toxic, hypoallergenic, and water-soluble.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars -…
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Sing a Song!
Sing. Sing a Song. Sing it Loud. Sing it Strong! Sing songs with Ms. Eve with storybooks and fairytales.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, November 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crazy for Coloring!
Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the coloring pages and crayons and you provide the imagination!
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 6
@ 11 a.m.
Breast Health
Learn about common health risks, screenings and healthy lifestyle tips. Presented by Bronx Community Health Network.
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Wed, November 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Infants from birth to pre-walking age (0-18 months) and Toddlers (from 18 months to 3 years) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, and meet other babies, toddlers and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, November 8
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby-Toddler Open Free Play
Fun Wall Manipulatives and Soft Toys for the little ones to aid with fine and gross motor skills.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, November 8
@ 1 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Wed, November 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars -…
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 15
@ 1 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults
Wed, November 22
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Infants from birth to pre-walking age (0-18 months) and Toddlers (from 18 months to 3 years) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, and meet other babies, toddlers and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, November 22
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby-Toddler Open Free Play
Fun Wall Manipulatives and Soft Toys for the little ones to aid with fine and gross motor skills.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 6
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Infants from birth to pre-walking age (0-18 months) and Toddlers (from 18 months to 3 years) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, and meet other babies, toddlers and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby-Toddler Open Free Play
Fun Wall Manipulatives and Soft Toys for the little ones to aid with fine and gross motor skills.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Infants from birth to pre-walking age (0-18 months) and Toddlers (from 18 months to 3 years) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, and meet other babies, toddlers and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 20
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby-Toddler Open Free Play
Fun Wall Manipulatives and Soft Toys for the little ones to aid with fine and gross motor skills.
Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children