Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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24 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 PM
Process art exposes children to different art materials, explores color and texture, and encourages children's creativity and imagination. This program is an opportunity to enrich your child's imagination and connect with other caregivers Ages 5-11
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, June 25
@ 11 AM
This program takes place at the library. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, June 26
@ 4:30 PM
STEAM for Kids
Come and create steam theme activities with us. Ages 5-11
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 27
@ 2 PM
Come join us as we read Fairy Tale and Folktales. Ages 6-10
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, July 2
@ 11 AM
Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, July 3
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at Parkchester Squishable, rollable, moldable playdough! Please dress to make a mess!
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, July 6
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at Parkchester Squishable, rollable, moldable playdough! Please dress to make a mess!
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Tue, July 9
@ 11 AM
Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, July 9
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at the Parkchester Libarary STEAM TIME is designed for children 6-12 years old to explore and discover the wonders of STEAM in a fun and interactive way. Sessions will focus on various methods for children to engage in hands-on activities that encourage creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking. Join us in becoming lifelong learners. All materials will be provided.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, July 10
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at Parkchester Squishable, rollable, moldable playdough! Please dress to make a mess!
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, July 13
@ 2 PM
STEAM
This program will take place in person at Parkchester Library Come join us and explore the properties of slime. For ages 7-12 years.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, July 15
@ 2 PM
This program will be in person at Parkchester Library . We will be painting a variety of suncatchers. Suncatchers are great to hang in the light! Suncatchers work best when they are situated in a window that gets direct sunlight. Recommended for children ages 5-12.
Parkchester LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Children
Tue, July 16
@ 11 AM
Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, July 16
@ 2 PM
Firefighter's Safety workshop for Parents and Children (0-11years old) The goal of FDNY instructors is to continually educate the public with critical lifesaving strategies that focus on fire prevention, with a special focus on the City's most vulnerable populations and at-risk communities.
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Tue, July 16
@ 3:30 PM
KidsLIVE
Join us for a very special author talk with author Zain Bandali! In this program, we'll be discussing one of Zain's books, Mehndi Boy. There will be a Q&A with the author and the audience, then an activity at the end! Parkchester Library will be hosting the program in person. If you would like to join remotely via Zoom, you can register here to receive the Zoom link. All attending adults must be accompanied by a child. KidsLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos F…
Parkchester Library
In-Person Author Talk at Parkchester Library
Children,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, July 17
@ 2 PM
Children and caregivers come join us as we created personalize art with materials giving. Ages 5-11
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, July 23
@ 11 AM
Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, July 23
@ 2 PM
Celebrating our father figures; Fathers, Grandfathers, Uncles, Brothers, Cousins.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, July 24
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at the Parkchester Libarary STEAM TIME is designed for children 6-12 years old to explore and discover the wonders of STEAM in a fun and interactive way. Sessions will focus on various methods for children to engage in hands-on activities that encourage creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking. Join us in becoming lifelong learners. All materials will be provided.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, July 27
@ 2 PM
STEAM
This program will take place in person at Parkchester Library Come join us and explore the properties of slime. For ages 7-12 years.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, July 29
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at the Parkchester Libarary STEAM TIME is designed for children 6-12 years old to explore and discover the wonders of STEAM in a fun and interactive way. Sessions will focus on various methods for children to engage in hands-on activities that encourage creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking. Join us in becoming lifelong learners. All materials will be provided.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, July 30
@ 2 PM
Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, July 30
@ 2 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at the Parkchester Libarary STEAM TIME is designed for children 6-12 years old to explore and discover the wonders of STEAM in a fun and interactive way. Sessions will focus on various methods for children to engage in hands-on activities that encourage creativity, problem-solving, and critical thinking. Join us in becoming lifelong learners. All materials will be provided.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, August 26
@ 2 PM
Summer at the Library
Awesome scientific demonstrations to introduce children to liquid nitrogen that can freeze objects in seconds! It has a boiling point of -195C or -320F! This is a real “cosmic” substance that can surprise not only children, but adults. We will freeze a rose, balloons, popcorn, perform gravity experiments, work with an energy stick and more! Be ready to see lots of fun and interactive experiments performed by our Crazy Scientist! Presented by Science Show for Kids Summer at the Library 2024 Jo…
Parkchester LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)