Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Events

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 80,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

126 events found.

Previous Page 3 of 4 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, August 22
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, August 22
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands­on creative programs at your local branch! Ninja Party Series: 8/8: This week's session: Ninja Star Practice 8/22: This wee's session: Ninja Hide and Seek
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 22
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­Star!: Mario Kart Game Tournament
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at your local branch! This Week's Session: Video Game Tournament Compete with other teens and test out your driving skills with "Mario Kart" Single Round Elimination. Winner will receive a great prize!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, August 22
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Creative Art
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 11 a.m.
Read & Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Teen Summer Reading Club
Meet new friends and check out new books at our teen summer reading club! Visit nypl.org/summer to find out more about the club and to get book lists and reading logs. Any books you are reading will be approved for the Summer Reading Program at the meeting. We'll be having weekly summer reading club meetings on Tuesdays at 4pm in our Community Room and snacks will be provided! Snacks will be provided! The teen summer reading club is open to all students who are in (or who are about to enter)…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 23
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Teen Summer Reading Club
Meet new friends and check out new books at our teen summer reading club! Visit nypl.org/summer to find out more about the club and to get book lists and reading logs. Any books you are reading will be approved for the Summer Reading Program at the meeting. We'll be having weekly summer reading club meetings on Tuesdays at 4pm in our Community Room and snacks will be provided! Snacks will be provided! The teen summer reading club is open to all students who are in (or who are about to enter)…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 24
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, August 24
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Resume Workshop
Having issues with your resume? Unsure of how to format? Need a second pair of eyes to proof read it? Bring your resume on a USB drive or in your email and we’ll fix it up together!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, August 24
@ 3 p.m.
Movie Day
Join us for Movie Day at the Library! Bring a snack, relax and enjoy a great movie for the whole family!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 24
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Creative Writing For Teens
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. Activities can vary from week to week, depending on participants' interests, but will always focus on the joys of the written word!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, August 25
@ 11 a.m.
Learn To Type & Use a Mouse
We'll help you get started!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, August 25
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, August 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Color-Me-Happy
Relax and have fun coloring with other children in the Children's Room. Please note: this is an unstructured program.
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Finale!
Join us at Sedgwick to celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Challenge! We will have a Special Performance, Games, Prizes and more. Let's have a super duper time. Don't forget to bring your Summer Reading Log!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 4:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Loony Life Lab Series "Ready, Set, SCIENCE!"
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! Get in the game this summer using science! Explore Isaac Newton's laws of motion with us in this abundantly engaging physics performance. Observe the power of all sorts of forces including gravity, centrifugal force, inertia, and learn how these are used in sports to keep your mind and body fit! Watch and listen as we recreate a race's starting gun using our amazing sock cannons. Finally, get in the race on our rocket propelled car! This Mad Science sh…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 5 p.m.
Kid Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children ages 5 to 12 years old and their parents/caregivers.
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 10 a.m.
Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the Web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, August 26
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 1:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Book Club
Join us at Sedgwick every Friday during the Summer for our Summer Reading Book Club! When we DROP everything, GRAB a book and READ for 20 minutes!
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 2 p.m.
Creative Writing Workshop
Let's start a creative writing club! All writers and styles are welcome to join this workshop, where we will participate in writing exercises and then share and constructively critique each other's work. At the end of the summer, we can compile our works into a publication that will be available to read in the library. No previous experience or written material is necessary. Just bring your creativity and your support!
Sedgwick LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, August 26
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Summer Reading Celebration
Join us for our End of Summer Celebration! Be part of the top 12 readers of the summer and get invited to a Pizza Party on August 26 and a chance to enter our drawing to win our grand prizes!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Fri, August 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Fun Friday!
Let's play! We have a variety of board games and video games for all ages. So hurry up with your homework so that we can start the fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 11 a.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
Retro Games @ Sedgwick
It's back to the good old days: Families are invited to roll the dice instead of clicking a mouse! Come by for some old-fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, August 29
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, August 29
@ 3 p.m.
Bingo for Kids!
Join us as we play Bingo! Meet new friends and have fun. You might even win a prize!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 11 a.m.
Read & Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 2 p.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 4 p.m.
College Prep
Do you want to go to college? Are you having a hard time figuring out where to start preparing to apply? We can help you figure it out! We'll help you look for: College Programs Financial Aid Scholarships Student Employment Whether you’re in middle or high school, we’ve got steps that you can take to start preparing for college. If you’ve got questions, we’ll get you the answers!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, August 31
@ 3 p.m.
Movie Day
Join us for Movie Day at the Library! Bring a snack, relax and enjoy a great movie for the whole family!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 31
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
Creative Writing For Teens
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. Activities can vary from week to week, depending on participants' interests, but will always focus on the joys of the written word!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, September 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game On @ Sedgwick for Teens
Join us for a different “gaming” activity every week ranging from video games to card games! For ages 12-18
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, September 6
@ 4:30 p.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, September 12
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Teen/Tween Tech Time
Come in and learn something new at our Teen/Tween Tech Program, we can share resources in beginners coding, programming and much more!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, September 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Let your voice be heard in the Sedgwick's Teen Advisory Group! TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 3:30 pm-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join. So … why should YOU become a TAG member? * Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library. * Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order. * Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year. * Review books, movies, and more for the Stuff For the Teen Ag…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, September 13
@ 4:30 p.m.
Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Previous Page 3 of 4 Next

Chat with a librarian now