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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
FAMILY STORYTIME: PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, August 19
@ 11 a.m.
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT
Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, August 19
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Mon, August 21
@ 11 a.m.
Programs in a Box
TINKER SHOP SUMMER 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Programs in a Box is generously supported by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences; the Estate of Mary McConnell Bailey; Carnegie Corporation of New York and the City of New York…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
FAMILY STORYTIME: PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 3 p.m.
MAD SCIENTIST MONDAYS
Join us as we journey into the unknown! Mad Scientists will focus on science lessons coupled with fun experiments. Ages 5 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 22
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 22
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 22
@ 4 p.m.
PRESCHOOL TIME & PHUN WITH PHONETICS
Enjoy books, finger plays, action ryhmes and a simple craft. For ages 2 1/2 to 5 years and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to develop new words.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 23
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
"THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR" PARTY
Come celebrate one of Eric Carle's most beloved children's books, The Very Hungry Caterpillar! There will be a storytime, craft, and of course lots of fun!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 2 p.m.
THOMAS THE TRAIN DAY
Enjoy Thomas the Train stories and a craft. For ages 4 & up with caregiver.Please register one week before.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
BABY STORYTIME - BABY RHYME TIME
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community. For ages birth to 1 1/2 years.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, August 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
TODDLER STORYTIME: TODDLER RHYME TIME AND TOY TIME
For ages 1 ½ - 2 ½ years and caregiver.Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured play time. Network with other caregivers and provide social opportunities for your toddler.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, August 25
@ 1:30 p.m.
American Mah Jongg
Get together to swap tiles and stories with other patrons from the neighborhood.
New Dorp Library
Barretto Point Park
Adults
Fri, August 25
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
FAMILY STORYTIME: PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, August 26
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Mon, August 28
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
FAMILY STORYTIME - PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
IMAGINATION STATION
Come to the library and make a fun craft using your imagination.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 29
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 2: Conditional Stat Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 29
@ 11 a.m.
Programs in a Box
TINKER SHOP SUMMER 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more! Programs in a Box is generously supported by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences; the Estate of Mary McConnell Bailey; Carnegie Corporation of New York and the City of New York…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 29
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 29
@ 4 p.m.
PRESCHOOL TIME & PHUN WITH PHONETICS
Enjoy books, finger plays, action ryhmes and a simple craft. For ages 2 1/2 to 5 years and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to develop new words.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 30
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, August 30
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 31
@ 2 p.m.
SUPER HERO TRAINING ACADEMY
Train to become a Super Hero by going through a super hero training course. Wear your favorite super hero costume. Upon completion of the course you will receive your official Super Hero certificate. Ages 4 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 1
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
BABY STORY TIME - BABY RHYME TIME
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community. For ages birth to 1 1/2 years.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, September 1
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
TODDLER STORYTIME: TODDLER RHYME TIME AND TOY TIME
For ages 1 ½ - 2 ½ years and caregiver.Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured play time. Network with other caregivers and provide social opportunities for your toddler.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, September 2
@ 11 a.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP MATH & READING AM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, September 2
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Sat, September 2
@ 2 p.m.
FREE MATH & READING HOMEWORK HELP PM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP MATH & READING TUESDAYS
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 5
@ 4 p.m.
PRESCHOOL TIME AND PHUN WITH PHONETICS
Enjoy books, finger plays, action ryhmes and a simple craft. For ages 2 1/2 to 5 years and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to develop new words.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 6
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
FAMILY STORYTIME: PICTURE BOOK TIME
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 6
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
Come to the library and build whatever you like! Ages 4 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
IMAGINATION STATION
Come to the library and make a fun craft using your imagination.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
BABY STORYTIME - BABY RHYME TIME
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community. For ages birth to 1 1/2 years.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
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