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The New York Public Library offers more than 93,000 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.

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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Protecting Your Privacy and Security
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it.
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: Safe Sleep for Infants
This family-friendly workshop is an important opportunity for current and expectant parents, relatives and caregivers to get information on the latest research, best practices and current statistics focused on safe sleep. Attendees will learn about the myths associated with infant sleep, tips for creating a safe sleep environment, how safe sleep practices can reduce risk and other resources available to help keep babies safe. This interactive training will be presented by Timika Tucker, MPA, S…
Tottenville LibraryParents/Caregivers
Thu, December 8
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me
Songs, rhymes and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or other caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, December 9
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Interactive songs and stories followed by crafts and playtime for ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, December 9
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Interactive songs and stories followed by crafts and playtime for ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, December 12
@ 4 p.m.
Holiday Gingerbread House
Children will be using graham cookies, cereal, pretzels, candies, marshmallows and “the Royal Icing” to create a totally edible Gingerbread House for the upcoming holidays. Recommend for ages 5 to 10 years old. Presented by Linda DeCrezenso. Limit to 20 participants. Please register one week before the program by phone or in-person.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, December 14
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, December 15
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me
Songs, rhymes and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or other caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, December 16
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Interactive songs and stories followed by crafts and playtime for ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, December 16
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Interactive songs and stories followed by crafts and playtime for ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 4 p.m.
Pete the Cat Saves Christmas Story & Craft Program
When Santa falls ill and Christmas may have to be canceled, Pete the Cat comes to the rescue! Join us for a reading of the story, then make your own Pete the Cat hat to wear! For ages 4 and up. Pre-registration begins one week in advance by phone or in person.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
Noon Year's Eve Party for Kids!
Games! Stories! Fun for the whole family! Create your own Time Capsule! Balloon drop & dance party at 12 Noon! Recommended for ages 4 and up. Pre-registration begins one week in advance by phone or in person.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, January 4
@ 4 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 hands­on 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 by phone OR in person at the library.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 11
@ 11 a.m.
Digital Devices
Downloading NYPL e-Books
Learn how to download FREE e-Books/audiobooks using Overdrive and the library’s latest app NYPL SimplyE on to your digital devices. *iPad users must know their Apple iTunes account to download OverDrive Media Console and NYPL SimplyE apps from the App Store. *Users must have their own iPad device and a library card to begin downloading books.
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, January 11
@ 4 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 hands­on 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 by phone OR in person at the library.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 18
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, January 18
@ 4 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 hands­on 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 by phone OR in person at the library.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 25
@ 11 a.m.
Digital Devices
iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, January 25
@ 4 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 hands­on 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 by phone OR in person at the library.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, February 1
@ 4 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 hands­on 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
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children