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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Fri, October 14
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Fri, October 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 17
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, October 17
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Play Time
Babies can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For children ages 0-18 months.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, October 17
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 17
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Google CS First Club
Come express your imagination while learning how to code through computer science at your local library. Tell a narrative by creating and using different characters, scenes, and scenarios. Learn to use music and sound effects to bring it all to life. This is a program any kid is sure to enjoy and appreciate while and after they have finished their creation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 18
@ 12 noon
Adult ColoringRoosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tue, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
College Essay Writing Workshop
Get that college essay on paper! Work with an ex-Princeton admissions officer and a Harvard Ed PhD. They'll share their expertise and you'll be on your way to pressing the send button. Presented by Carla Sinz & Caroline Moore. For teens ages 12 to 18 years old.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 18
@ 4 p.m.
Board Games at Roosevelt Island Library
Board games of all types and all skill levels will be available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Wed, October 19
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime 10:15am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 19
@ 10:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time 10:45am
Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 19
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime 11:15am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 19
@ 11:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time 11:45am
Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 19
@ 3 p.m.
DIY Trick or Treat Bags - Craft
Join us to design and paint your very own trick or treat bag for Halloween! All materials will be provided. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. For children ages 5 and older.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Wed, October 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 20
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime - Sensory Storytime
Sensory Storytime is a fun new interactive library literacy program, designed to engage kids through movement, music, stories and sensory activity play. This program is open to all and is ideal for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration challenges or children who have difficulty sitting still. Sensory Storytime is FREE. Space is limited.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, October 20
@ 11:30 a.m.
Knitting and Crochet
Knitting and Crochet
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thu, October 20
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library.
Roosevelt Island LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, October 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 20
@ 6:30 p.m.
Book Discussion Group; SUPER BRAIN by Rudolph Tanzi
The Group will discuss SUPER BRAIN by Rudolph Tanzi and Deepak Chopra.
Roosevelt Island LibraryBook Lovers
Fri, October 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Computers for Seniors
Have computer trouble? We can help.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library - October 2016
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 characters 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…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, October 21
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Fri, October 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 24
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, October 24
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Play Time
Babies can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For children ages 0-18 months.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Mon, October 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Google CS First Club
Come express your imagination while learning how to code through computer science at your local library. Tell a narrative by creating and using different characters, scenes, and scenarios. Learn to use music and sound effects to bring it all to life. This is a program any kid is sure to enjoy and appreciate while and after they have finished their creation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 25
@ 12 noon
Adult ColoringRoosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tue, October 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 25
@ 4 p.m.
Board Games at Roosevelt Island Library
Board games of all types and all skill levels will be available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Tue, October 25
@ 6:30 p.m.
Detective Novel Discussion;THE BIG SLEEP by RAYMOND CHANDLER
THE BIG SLEEP by RAYMOND CHANDLER
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Wed, October 26
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime 10:15am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 10:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time 10:45am
Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime 11:15am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 11:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time 11:45am
Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 3 p.m.
Brick Builders Club
Join us for free play using LEGO® bricks! See what your imagination can create!
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Knitting and Crochet
Knitting and Crochet
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
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