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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15 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, August 18
@ 3 PM
Online
This event is online only. Join us as three librarians talk about some of our personal favorite comics and manga that we hope you'll check out! The theme will be Vacation: All I Ever Wanted. Teens who attend and visit any of the three libraries afterwards can get a free comic book to keep. Advanced registration required. The link to the virtual event will be sent one day in advance. Attendees must have a valid email address and a device with an Internet connection and audio and/or video capabil…
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 3 PM
Join us at the Riverside Library for one last summer celebration! Enjoy activities and another round of the free book giveaway**. Come play some games and make some crafts, too! Appropriate for all ages. Registration not required. **While supplies last.
Riverside LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, August 27
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice SHSAT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice SHSAT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official specialized high schools exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
OnlineTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, August 27
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice SAT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice SAT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, September 15
@ 3 PM
National Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month
This event is online only. Join us as three librarians talk about some of our personal favorite comics and manga that we hope you'll check out! The theme will be books for Back to School and Hispanic American Heritage Month. Teens who attend and visit any of the three libraries afterwards can get a free comic book to keep. Advanced registration required. The link to the virtual event will be sent one day in advance. Attendees must have a valid email address and a device with an Internet connect…
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 17
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice ACT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice ACT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, October 19
@ 5 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Your high school grades will be the most important element on your college applications. Learn what makes high school grades so important, what a good transcript is, and how to improve your grades in this virtual Princeton Review presentation.
53rd Street Library
Online Only
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, November 5
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice SAT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice SAT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, November 12
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice ACT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice ACT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
Riverside Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, November 15
@ 5 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Should I take the SAT, ACT, or both? We will discuss the truths and misconceptions, similarities and differences, and the strategies that improve scores on both tests in this virtual Princeton Review presentation.
53rd Street Library
Online Only
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, January 18
@ 5 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. The College Board has announced a significant change to the SAT, turning the exam into a computer-based test. We will discuss what’s changing on the SAT, what’s not changing on the SAT, and what a digital SAT means for students in this virtual Princeton Review presentation.
53rd Street Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, January 28
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice SAT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice SAT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
OnlineTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, January 28
@ 9 AM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Find out how you will score with a free practice ACT test from The Princeton Review. Register at this link here to sign up for a virtual practice ACT exam through The Princeton Review. The Princeton Review exam features a full length test designed to match the official exam; a detailed comprehensive score report; and an optional phone conference with The Princeton Review staff to discuss your score.
OnlineTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, February 7
@ 5 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Should I take the SAT, ACT, or both? We will discuss the truths and misconceptions, similarities and differences, and the strategies that improve scores on both tests in this virtual Princeton Review presentation.
53rd Street Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, March 7
@ 5 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Online only. Over 1 million students take AP Exams every year. This virtual info session through The Princeton Review for both students and parents, covers why the AP Program works the way it does, how the tests are made, and strategies to get a great score.
53rd Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)