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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, July 15
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, July 15
@ 2:30 p.m.
How to Write a Book or an eBook Part 1 & Part 2
You've always felt that you had a story to tell and you want as many people as possible to read all about it. The session will give pointers on how to properly write that eBook that you've kept inside and how to promote yourself so that others will know that you have a voice. Part I of the session will cover creating a central theme for your story, building on characters, building a plot, tying up loose ends, unresolved issues and grammatical errors. Part 2 will cover placing your work on a we…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, July 15
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 17
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For ages 4 to 12 years old.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 17
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Arts & Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, July 18
@ 11 a.m.
TACHS Study Group
Come join our study group to prepare for the TACHS exam for rising high school students. Practice test books will be provided by the library.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 18
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
High Flying Design
A Summer Reading Program Museum educators will teach you about the four forces of flight and how they allow airplanes to fly across the sky. You'll then get to get hands-on with educator provided materials to experiment to demonstrate the forces of flight. Presented by Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. For ages 13-18 years old.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 19
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 19
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
After Lunch Story Time @ Loreto Park
Are you tired of going in the sprinklers? Would you just love to hear a story? If your answer is yes to all of the above, look for the friendly Morris Park Librarian, find a comfortable spot, and listen to some picture books. Loreto Park Children's Play Area Morris Park Avenue - Between Haight and Tomlinson Avenues
Morris Park LibraryChildren
Wed, July 19
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Be Creative with Legos
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers with their parents/caregivers can play with age appropriate toys and socialize with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 20
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Tabletop Games
Join your friends to learn and play new games at the Library. Ages: 12-18
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 21
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
After Lunch Story Time @ Matthews-Muliner Park
Are you tired of going in the sprinklers? Would you just love to hear a story? If your answer is yes to all of the above, look for the friendly Morris Park Librarian, find a comfortable spot, and listen to some picture books. Matthews-Muliner Children's Play Area Off of Morris Park Avenue between Matthews and Muliner Avenues
Morris Park LibraryChildren
Fri, July 21
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Wii Gaming Tournament
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, July 22
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, July 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Tabletop Carnival Games
A Summer Reading Program We bring our tabletop carnival style games like ring toss and cover the spot for some open play fun! Small prizes included! Best for 4 years old and older. Limit to 25 participants. Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, July 25
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Basic Coding for Teens
Learn how to write basic HTML code using Mozilla Thimble. No previous coding skills required.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 25
@ 2 p.m.
TACHS Study Group
Come join our study group to prepare for the TACHS exam for rising high school students. Practice test books will be provided by the library.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 1 p.m.
Make Jewelry with Barbara
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make bracelets, necklaces, and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 26
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
After Lunch Story Time @ Loreto Park
Are you tired of going in the sprinklers? Would you just love to hear a story? If your answer is yes to all of the above, look for the friendly Morris Park Librarian, find a comfortable spot, and listen to some picture books. Loreto Park Children's Play Area Morris Park Avenue - Between Haight and Tomlinson Avenues
Morris Park LibraryChildren
Wed, July 26
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Be Creative with Legos
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 10 a.m.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach
Are you eligible to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance? Come and find out. An Outreach Specialist will be available to assist you with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Thu, July 27
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Gaming Tournament
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Tournaments will continue all summer long.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
StuyPrep at the Library (SHSAT Class)
Are you getting ready for the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT)? Join our summer long study group! Learn basic test taking skills and practice SHSAT questions. Registration required and limited to 10 students. To register, stop by the library, or call 718-931-0636. Registration begins June 1st, 2017. Preference is given to students taking the test this year.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 28
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Somewhere in Time (1980)
A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to travel back in time and meet the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel. Director: Jeannot Szwarc Writers: Richard Matheson (screenplay), Richard Matheson (novel) Stars: Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, July 28
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
After Lunch Story Time @ Matthews-Muliner Park
Are you tired of going in the sprinklers? Would you just love to hear a story? If your answer is yes to all of the above, look for the friendly Morris Park Librarian, find a comfortable spot, and listen to some picture books. Matthews-Muliner Children's Play Area Off of Morris Park Avenue between Matthews and Muliner Avenues
Morris Park LibraryChildren
Fri, July 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, July 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 1 p.m.
Pedestrian Safety for Seniors
Older pedestrians as a group make up 35% of pedestrian fatalities annually in New York City, although they represent only 13% of the City’s population. New York is working hard to reduce pedestrian fatalities among seniors through several initiatives to improve street safety. You can do your part, too, by learning to be a savvy walker in the City. This workshop will educate seniors about risks at the intersection, safety tips and understanding the DOT safety tools. Open discussion at the end of…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 1
@ 11 a.m.
TACHS Study Group
Come join our study group to prepare for the TACHS exam for rising high school students. Practice test books will be provided by the library.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 1
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Summer 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, August 1
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Summer 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, August 2
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers with their parents/caregivers can play with age appropriate toys and socialize with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
StuyPrep at the Library (SHSAT Class)
Are you getting ready for the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT)? Join our summer long study group! Learn basic test taking skills and practice SHSAT questions. Registration required and limited to 10 students. To register, stop by the library, or call 718-931-0636. Preference is given to students taking the test this year.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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