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.

Discover our wide array of free online events.

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44 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event is online only. Join Ms Amy & her ukulele for a live, online program with songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books as we show you that storytime is fun for the whole family. Ideal for toddlers, preschoolers and caregivers with multiple-aged children. Participants will receive an email message the day before or the morning of this event with the GoogleMeet link to join the program. Storytime is a program for parents/caregivers and their children. Both the parent/caregiver a…
Richmondtown Library
Online Only
Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Sat, October 8
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Tue, October 11
@ 2 PM
Comics & Superheroes
Stop by the Children's Room to see if you can spot all the Spider-Man characters hiding there! Find them all to win a PRIZE! Fun for kids of all ages.
Richmondtown Library, Second FloorChildren
Tue, October 11
@ 3:30 PM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in-person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a fun filled afternoon of music and movement! Best for ages 2-6. Music and movement activities can help your child to develop essential skills, including fine and gross motor skills, and direction following. *Please register each child individually.* To ensure the health and safety of the public and our staff, all visitors must adhere to NYPL’s health and safety policies. Learn more about our health and safety pol…
Richmondtown Library, Community RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, October 12
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, October 12
@ 4 PM
Get creative and paint with us! For children ages 5-12 and their caregivers.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren
Thu, October 13
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, October 13
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, October 15
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Wed, October 19
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, October 19
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown library. Do you love reading the "Who Was?" series of books about singers, inventors, royalty, andmore? Then join us as we ask you questions about your favorite historical figures and modern celebrities! For children ages 7-12 and their caregivers. Registration is required, please register each child individually.
Richmondtown Library, Community RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, October 20
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, October 20
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Fri, October 21
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library Make your own custom buttons to put on your backpack, jacket, and more! For ages 7-12 and their caregivers
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, October 22
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Tue, October 25
@ 3:30 PM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in-person at the Richmondtown Library. Celebrate Halloween a few days early this year with a silly, fun filled afternoon of music and movement! Halloween costumes (& other festive holiday attire!) are welcomed but not required. Best for ages 2-6. Music and movement activities can help your child to develop essential skills, including fine and gross motor skills, and direction following. *Please register each child individually.* To ensure the health and safety…
Richmondtown Library, Community RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, October 26
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, October 26
@ 4 PM
Get ready for halloween with a spooky spider sun catcher craft that you can hang up at home! For children ages 5-12 and their caregivers. Please register each child individually online, thank you!
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, October 27
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, October 27
@ 4 PM
This event will be in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a few rounds of Monster Picture BINGO & win a prize from our Halloween treasure chest! Fun for kids of all ages. Costumes welcomed but not required! Please register each child individually. Space is limited!
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, October 27
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Fri, October 28
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event is online only. Join Ms Amy & her ukulele for a live, online program with songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books as we show you that storytime is fun for the whole family. Ideal for toddlers, preschoolers and caregivers with multiple-aged children. Participants will receive an email message the day before or the morning of this event with the GoogleMeet link to join the program. Storytime is a program for parents/caregivers and their children. Both the parent/caregiver a…
Richmondtown Library
Online Only
Children,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, October 28
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown library. Join us for an hour of sensory fun! Please bring a pair of clean socks to use our floor sensory station. For children ages 3-12 and their caregivers Registration is required, please register each child individually.
Richmondtown Library, Community RoomChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, October 29
@ 11 AM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Drop by the Children's Room from 11 AM - 3 PM for a fun Halloween craft. We will be making silly ghosts! While supplies last! No pre-registration required. Best for kids ages 4+.
Richmondtown Library, Second FloorChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, October 29
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Wed, November 2
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, November 2
@ 4 PM
Join us for silly stories & a fun craft to celebrate Mo Willem’s latest Pigeon book The Pigeon Will Ride the Roller Coaster! Best for ages 5+. Online pre-registration is required.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Thu, November 3
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, November 3
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, November 5
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Thu, November 10
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, November 10
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, November 12
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Tue, November 15
@ 3:30 PM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in-person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a silly, fun filled afternoon of music and movement! Best for ages 2-6. Music and movement activities can help your child to develop essential skills, including fine and gross motor skills, and direction following. *Please register each child individually.* To ensure the health and safety of the public and our staff, all visitors must adhere to NYPL’s health and safety policies. Learn more about our health and sa…
Richmondtown Library, Community RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, November 16
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Thu, November 17
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Library. Join us for a special time to bond with your little one and meet other caregivers. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs, in addition to building early learning skills you can practice at home. Come prepared to sit with your child on your lap. Best for children who are pre-walkers or crawlers. *Space is limited. Online registration is recommended to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Thu, November 17
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Sat, November 19
@ 12 PM
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch Library. Choose a board game or puzzle from our collection & get your game on! Fun for the whole family.
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Tue, November 22
@ 3:30 PM
Join us afterschool for a fun Clothespin Turkey Craft to celebrate Thanksgiving! Best for children ages 4-12. No Pre-registration Required! First come will be first served; supplies are limited.
Richmondtown Library, Second FloorChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, November 23
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the Richmondtown Branch. Join us to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active child build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage. *Space is limited. Online registration is required to participate in this program.*
Richmondtown LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)