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39 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech 1-on-1
Get 1-on-1 help with your technology! Tablet on the fritz? Need help connecting to the Web? Come in and bring your tech headache with you. Phones, tablets, laptops; we will help with all of them. No appointment or registration required. Come in for fast help.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Code your story with Google CS First
Learn to code with Google CS First! We will learn to code using Scratch, and each participant will create thier own interactive game! Registration required! Maximum 10 participants, ages 8-12, 8-2hr sessions.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 9
@ 3 p.m.
Author's visit-Ida Siegal
Come and meet Ida Siegal. Ida is the author of "Emma Is On The Air" series, as well as a WNBC reporter, mother of two children, and a native New Yorker. For ages 5+
Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Sat, December 10
@ 2 p.m.
Friends of Dickens, NY Presenting Readings From Dickens & Other Notable Writers for the Holiday Season.
The Friends of Dickens, New York-The Dickens Fellowship will present dramatic readings from not only Dickens but also Dylan Thomas, and Others. Celebrate the holidays with us for a joyous afternoon.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, December 12
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Android Basics
A basic primer to using Android devices of all stripes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, December 12
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Book Talk Club.
All are welcome to this informal gathering. Each participant talks briefly describing a book, fiction or non-fiction recently read. In this manner all are explosed to a wide range of books, and suggestions are also the happy result of this. Registration not required.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Tue, December 13
@ 1 p.m.
Spuyten Duyvil 2016-17 Adult Book Discussion
These discussions under the leadership of Tim Tureski & Karen Phelan are held monthly on Tuesdays from Oct. to Dec., and then again from March to June at 1:00pm. Registration reqired in person or by phone for the whole series. For a lively and meaningful hour all should read each book and not be shy about sharing thoughts. December's Book: Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Tue, December 13
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club. For ages 5+
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, December 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Toddler Time is a program at 10:30 a.m. on Wenesday mornings for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and or caregiver . The program is 30 minutes long and includes books, music, dance, rhymes , and shakers or scarves . Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:20 a.m. Thank you The CR Librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 14
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Wacky Wednesdays
Chill out at the library on a hump day! Join us for a program, or a movie, or a game! Every Wednesday 3-5pm. For ages 12-17
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, December 15
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Thursdays
Toddler Time is a 30 minute program for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and/or cargiver. The program is held on Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and it is conducted on a ticketing basis with the maximum attendance of a combination of "50 " children and adults . The program content includes : books, music , dance , rhymes, shakers or scarves and circle time. This is a wonderful program to network with other parents or caregivers !!!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, December 15
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech 1-on-1
Get 1-on-1 help with your technology! Tablet on the fritz? Need help connecting to the Web? Come in and bring your tech headache with you. Phones, tablets, laptops; we will help with all of them. No appointment or registration required. Come in for fast help.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, December 15
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Code your story with Google CS First
Learn to code with Google CS First! We will learn to code using Scratch, and each participant will create thier own interactive game! Registration required! Maximum 10 participants, ages 8-12, 8-2hr sessions.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 16
@ 3 p.m.
December Holidays Arts and Crafts Program for School age children ages 4 to 11 years old
The library will have a holiday arts and crafts program on Thursday , December 15th , 2016 at 3:00 p.m. for school age children ages 4 to 11 years old. The children will be able to create a greeting card celebrating the winter season, Christmas , Chanukah and Kwanza . Coloring pages and other creative sheets will also be available during the program. The program will be 60 minutes long and the maximum attendance is " 20 " children. Pre-Registration will be required to attend the program . T…
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 17
@ 11 a.m.
Movie Talk Club.
Under the leadership of Valerie Kaufman come on a Saturday morning to talk about movies! All are welcome, and registration not required.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, December 19
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
iOS Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad and iPhone. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, December 19
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting & Crochet & Adult Coloring Books.
A place and time for knitters and crocheters to get-together as well as adult coloring books enthusiasts. All skill levels are welcome-no registration.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, December 19
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Join us to brainstorm & plan your favorite library programs, decide on books & movies you'd like to see at the library, and earn community service hours. Snacks will be provided. Teens ages 12-17.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, December 20
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
SimplyE Basics
We rolled out our new ereading app, SimplyE, this summer. Come in and learn how it works, how to download free ebooks and get started on our huge collection! For Apple iOS 7.0 and Android KitKat or newer ONLY! Kindle Fires do not have access to SimplyE yet.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, December 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Library on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit is a 20-25 minute program for infants to 17 month olds in the company of a parent and or caregiver . The program includes books , music, action rhymes , exercise rhymes, and circle time. Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:50 a.m. Thank you The CR librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Library on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time is a 20 -25 minute program for infants to 17 months old on a Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. The program content includes : books , music, rhymes ( both action and exercise ) and circle time. So come on down to the library in December on a Tueday morning with the smallest library patrons ( weather permitting ) .
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Library on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time is a 20 -25 minute program for infants to 17 months old on a Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. The program content includes : books , music, rhymes ( both action and exercise ) and circle time. So come on down to the library in December on a Tueday morning with the smallest library patrons ( weather permitting ) .
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club. For ages 5+
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, December 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Toddler Time is a program at 10:30 a.m. on Wenesday mornings for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and or caregiver . The program is 30 minutes long and includes books, music, dance, rhymes , and shakers or scarves . Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:20 a.m. Thank you The CR Librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 21
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Wacky Wednesdays
Chill out at the library on a hump day! Join us for a program, or a movie, or a game! Every Wednesday 3-5pm. For ages 12-17
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, December 22
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Thursdays
Toddler Time is a 30 minute program for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and/or cargiver. The program is held on Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and it is conducted on a ticketing basis with the maximum attendance of a combination of "50 " children and adults . The program content includes : books, music , dance , rhymes, shakers or scarves and circle time. This is a wonderful program to network with other parents or caregivers !!!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, December 22
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech 1-on-1
Get 1-on-1 help with your technology! Tablet on the fritz? Need help connecting to the Web? Come in and bring your tech headache with you. Phones, tablets, laptops; we will help with all of them. No appointment or registration required. Come in for fast help.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, December 22
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Code your story with Google CS First
Learn to code with Google CS First! We will learn to code using Scratch, and each participant will create thier own interactive game! Registration required! Maximum 10 participants, ages 8-12, 8-2hr sessions.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 26
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting and Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
A place for knitters and crocheters and adult coloring books participants to get-together, exchange information and improve skills. Registration not required, and all are welcome.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Wed, December 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Toddler Time is a program at 10:30 a.m. on Wenesday mornings for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and or caregiver . The program is 30 minutes long and includes books, music, dance, rhymes , and shakers or scarves . Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:20 a.m. Thank you The CR Librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, December 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Thursdays
Toddler Time is a 30 minute program for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and/or cargiver. The program is held on Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and it is conducted on a ticketing basis with the maximum attendance of a combination of "50 " children and adults . The program content includes : books, music , dance , rhymes, shakers or scarves and circle time. This is a wonderful program to network with other parents or caregivers !!!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, December 29
@ 2 p.m.
Holiday Break Movie showing for Children at 2:00 p.m. " Zootopia "
A film for children will be shown on Thursday , December 29, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. for all ages. The film should be over before 3:30 p.m. The film that will be shown is " Zootopia "
Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Reading Aloud for School age children at 3:30 p.m. on Friday afternoons
Reading Aloud is a 30 minute program for school age children in which the children's librarian shares picture books, easy books, poetry , folk tales , and holiday books when appropriate. New books that have been published for children are also shared during the reading aloud program .
Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, January 11
@ 3 p.m.
Puppet-Making Workshop for Teens (and Tweens)
In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn how to be a puppeteer - making your own puppet and bringing it to life. (Optional: this workshop can be built around a theme of the library's choosing, with sufficient advance notice.) This program lasts approximately 60 minutes (75 including setup and cleanup) and is suitable for teens and tweens. Materials provided. Presented by Nicola McEldowney. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, January 21
@ 2 p.m.
From Italy With Love: Due Terre, un Cuore-Two Countries One Heart.
A program with Salvatore Chiarelli, award-honored tenor. Italian/Neapolitan & Sicilian Songs as well as popular, traditional and classical and musical theater pieces will be song in English as well as Italian. All are welcome. No registration required.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Tue, February 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box : Five Senses - 5 week program Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, February 9
@ 3 p.m.
Story Fun for Everyone
Stories and story games with lots of "on your feet" participation and fun interaction for children ages 4 and older. Presented by Getchie Argetsiner
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box : Five Senses - 5 week program Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box : Five Senses - 5 week program Spuyten Duyvil LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children

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