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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.

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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, April 24
@ 10 a.m.
Ongoing
Circle of Care—Caregiver Support
Are you a caregiver for a loved one? Have questions about Alzheimer's and dementia? Have a free one-on-one consultation to help ease the stress of caregiving.
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time
Bring your child (birth to four years old) for a morning of stories, songs and creating a craft to help their brains grow!
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
HTML for Beginners
The New York Public Library offer HTML for beginners classes, learn how easy to follow and understand some of the basics in HTML web design using simple code to build your website. This class introduces patrons to basic in coding fundamentals.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Ongoing
Beginner English for Bengali Speakers
This is a beginner class for English language learners whose first language is Bengali. The class will go over basic English vocabulary and grammar. No registration required.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
HTML CSS for Beginners
The New York Public Library offer HTML for beginners classes, learn how easy to follow and understand some of the basics in HTML web design using simple code to build your website. This class introduces patrons to basic in coding fundamentals.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Teen Karaoke! #YAatPK
Karaoke is Japanese for "empty orchestra." Come fill up Parkchester's community room with your renditions of songs by your favorite artists. We know Parkchester has talent and a love of music. Come share yours and bring your friends! Teen participants may enjoy light refreshments and earn a computer appointment voucher.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 25
@ 10 a.m.
Ongoing
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Group: Intermediate: Parkchester Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half-hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The actors speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate-level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the Library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program work…
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, April 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Supervise 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 12:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Supervise 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Supervise 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Supervise 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Game On for Teens! #YAatPK
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to showdown in the Library. Or you can spend your hour using a laptop for homework or leisure. Controllers and laptops are available on a first come, first served basis.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 25
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time: Read Aloud
A librarian will share picture books, engaging children with the joy of reading and life-long learning. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Sensory Storytime
An inclusive, 4-session program that combines the best practices from special education and traditional storytime to create an interactive, engaging program for children of all abilities! Preregistration: Limited to 12 children with their cargivers and Parents. This program is now full to capacity.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Story Time: Puzzles and Play
Children from birth to five years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and work with puzzle sets, also spend time with other children in the neighborhood. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Google Docs for Beginners
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, April 26
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Google Sheets for Beginners
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
ProjectArt Spring Sessions
ProjectArt transforms public libraries into vital cultural hubs that offer students year-round visual art classes taught by both emerging visual artists and college students. This program is geared towards children ages 8-12.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Teens Unplugged! #YAatPK
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without staring at a screen. Come join us and make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 26
@ 5 p.m.
Ongoing
Crochet
Learn and practice crochet and socialize with other aficionados. Check out some books with Dewey Decimal Classification number 746.43 in the nonfiction area at your local branch to learn more! Want to learn how to craft on a budget? Read about it here.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, April 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time: Read and Play
Bring your little ones (birth to five years old) for a morning of stories, songs and rhymes to help their brains grow! Make new friends afterwards while your child plays with various learning and fun toys.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 2 p.m.
Ongoing
TechConnect
Computers for Beginners
Interested in using computers but don't know where to start? Want to improve your typing and learn basic computer vocabulary and skills? Parkchester's Computers for Beginners classes are for you! Fridays, 2:00-3:30pm
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, April 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Kids Unplugged!
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without staring at a screen. Come join us in the upstairs Reading Room to make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games! If the event leaves you wanting more unplugged fun, check out some of these books filled with ideas for creative games and activities: Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone The Ultimate Indoor…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Game On for Teens! #YAatPK
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to showdown in the Library. Or you can spend your hour using a laptop for homework or leisure. Controllers and laptops are available on a first come, first served basis.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 28
@ 1 p.m.
Kids Unplugged!
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without staring at a screen. Come join us in the upstairs Reading Room to make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games! If the event leaves you wanting more unplugged fun, check out some of these books filled with ideas for creative games and activities: Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone The Ultimate Indoor…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sun, April 29
@ 1 p.m.
Ongoing
TechConnect
Supervised Computer Time
Need extra time on the computer? Have questions about how to access or use certain Web sites? Want to learn how to cut and paste? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
MS Word for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 10 a.m.
Ongoing
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Group: Advanced: Parkchester Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half-hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The actors speak slowly and clearly. Advanced-Intermediate English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the Library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program w…
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Mon, April 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Story Time / Tiempo de Cuentos Bilingüe
Hola! Families will enjoy 20 fun-filled minutes as they learn Spanish through stories and music, followed by 25 minutes of play-dough sensory time or craft. Both Spanish and Non-Spanish speakers are welcome! For ages 1-5. ¡Hola! Las familias disfrutarán esta primavera mientras aprendan Español a través de cuentos y música. ¡Todos son bienvenidos! Para edades 1-5.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
MS Excel for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
MS PowerPoint for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Teen Karaoke! #YAatPK
Karaoke is Japanese for "empty orchestra." Come fill up Parkchester's community room with your renditions of songs by your favorite artists. We know Parkchester has talent and a love of music. Come share yours and bring your friends! Teen participants may enjoy light refreshments and earn a computer appointment voucher.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Teens Unplugged! #YAatPK
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without staring at a screen. Come join us and make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 1
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Story Time
Bring your child (birth to four years old) for a morning of stories, songs and creating a craft to help their brains grow!
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 1
@ 1 p.m.
Ongoing
Beginner English for Bengali Speakers
This is a beginner class for English language learners whose first language is Bengali. The class will go over basic English vocabulary and grammar. No registration required.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, May 1
@ 5 p.m.
Art in the Air
"Art in the Air” is a fiber, craft program. Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an art installation for the outdoor courtyard of Parkchester Library. Paracord is a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be used for knotting, knitting, crochet and macrame. Join in to learn new skills and to unleash your creativity! This project is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the Bronx Council on…
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Wed, May 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester! Laptops are also available for use on a first come, first served basis.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 2
@ 4 p.m.
Lego Club
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build fun creations out of LEGO® bricks! Your imagination is the limit. Ages 6-12
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Story Time: Puzzles and Play
Children from birth to five years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and work with puzzle sets, also spend time with other children in the neighborhood. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
ProjectArt Spring Sessions
ProjectArt transforms public libraries into vital cultural hubs that offer students year-round visual art classes taught by both emerging visual artists and college students. This program is geared towards children ages 8-12.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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