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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Children 0-15 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs, and rhymes. Join the fun and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Geared toward Early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children between 15 months and 3 years, through age appropriate books, songs, and fingerplays.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Join us every Monday and Wednesday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades K-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 19
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? bring in your devices and technology questions and get assistance!* if you'd like to get one-on-one assistance and aren't able to make it to the schedules open labs, please ask at the front desk for available One-on-One Computer Appointment** time slots. *No registration required for scheduled Open Labs. First come, first served. **Registration is required for One-on-One Computer Appointments.…
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 19
@ 4 p.m.
STEAMtastic
Join us for educational STEAM-focused (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) play with computer games, building supplies like Legos, and other crafts and games. Ages 7-12
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 19
@ 5:30 p.m.
Teen Café
Hang out with friends, draw, write, chat, eat, browse the internet, and do homework. Also make sure to bring your snacks, coffee, and beverages. Light refreshments are available. Teen Café is exclusively for teens so come make it your own!
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Hour
Use your imagination and skills to become the ultimate lego builder. For ages 5-12.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Fri, October 20
@ 4 p.m.
Anime and Manga Club
Come meet up and talk about your favorite Anime and Manga series with your fellow Otaku at Mariners Harbor Library! We will also be showing episodes of your favorite anime series that YOU can pick. Snacks are included.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, October 21
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Storytime with P.S. 44
Join P.S. 44 teachers as they host storytime! All ages are welcome
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 21
@ 1:30 p.m.
Tech Zone
Enjoy your freedom to explore the world of iPads, Surface Pros, and laptops as you play fun educational games, research, read ebooks, and surf through apps etc. Space is limited, first come first served! *Ages 7-12
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 21
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! It is a fantastic way to relax and just be creative. So come join us for an hour or more as we unwind and relax from the stresses of school. All materials provided!
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 23
@ 4:30 p.m.
The Witches of Breakout Escape Room
Witches have created a terrible spell. They plan to turn everyone who isn't a witch into a black cat or a bat. They locked the spell they need in a charmed box. You have 45 minutes to stop the spell and save the day.Work together to unlock the charmed box and undo the magic of the Witches of Breakout!
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 23
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Join us every Monday and Wednesday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades K-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? bring in your devices and technology questions and get assistance!* if you'd like to get one-on-one assistance and aren't able to make it to the schedules open labs, please ask at the front desk for available One-on-One Computer Appointment** time slots. *No registration required for scheduled Open Labs. First come, first served. **Registration is required for One-on-One Computer Appointments.…
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
Game On!
Kids build their strategic thinking and interpersonal skills as they play age appropriate tabletop/video games (PS4 & Wii U). *For ages 6-12.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 5:30 p.m.
Teen Game Night
Game on! Teens choose from a selection of board and video games (PS4 & Wii U) to play.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Children 0-15 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs, and rhymes. Join the fun and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Geared toward Early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children between 15 months and 3 years, through age appropriate books, songs, and fingerplays.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 3:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
Geared toward Early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children between, through age appropriate books, songs, fingerplays and, and crafts. Bring the family!
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 4 p.m.
Secret of a Book - Dead City
Calling all readers! Come join our Tween Book Club for a book discussion,activity, and snacks! The pick for the month of October is Dead City by James Ponti. For ages 10-15.
Mariners Harbor LibraryBook Lovers
Wed, October 25
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Join us every Monday and Wednesday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades K-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 3 p.m.
Back-to-School Open House
Get a new start at the Library this school year! This fall, we’re hosting back-to-school events in every branch! Learn about all the great educational resources available at your neighborhood library- from millions of books to program, computer access, online resources, and more- all for FREE. PLUS! Questions about your library card? Have books you need to return? We can help you! FEATURED PROGRAM Open Lab (Adults), Family Literacy Workshop: Parent 2 Parent (Adults), Crazy Chemistry (Kids),…
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 26
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? bring in your devices and technology questions and get assistance!* if you'd like to get one-on-one assistance and aren't able to make it to the schedules open labs, please ask at the front desk for available One-on-One Computer Appointment** time slots. *No registration required for scheduled Open Labs. First come, first served. **Registration is required for One-on-One Computer Appointments.…
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 26
@ 4:30 p.m.
Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explore different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 5:30 p.m.
Teen Café
Hang out with friends, draw, write, chat, eat, browse the internet, and do homework. Also make sure to bring your snacks, coffee, and beverages. Light refreshments are available. Teen Café is exclusively for teens so come make it your own!
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 27
@ 3 p.m.
Adult Coloring
Join us for an enjoyable and relaxing experiene as you color adult coloring sheets and listen to soothing music.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 27
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Murder Mystery Night: An Inquisition of Vampires
(Special After Hours) The Elder Vampire is dead. But who killed him, and why? You are invited to solve the case as one of the resident vampires of Grayston. Pizza will be served and prizes given to the winners. All costumes will be provided. Limited space/characters available. Please register in person or by phone.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, October 28
@ 10:15 a.m.
Belly Dancing
Learn the beautiful art of belly dancing and shimmy up a sweat! Come in comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, October 28
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Storytime with P.S. 44
Join P.S. 44 teachers as they host storytime! All ages are welcome
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 28
@ 1:30 p.m.
Get Crafty!
Calling all crafty young minds to join us and get crafty! We provide the materials, you provide the creativity. Ages 6-16
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 28
@ 3 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come and join us for a fun family movie. For children of all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 4:30 p.m.
The Art of B-Boy
This lesson highlights the history, significance and evolution of the art form. In addition to expression through movement, B-boying/B-girling also teaches respect, collaboration, social history, physical fitness and community building. And yes, you will be dancing by the end of the lesson! For ages 13 - 18 years old. Presented by Bridging Education and Art Together (BEAT)
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 30
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Join us every Monday and Wednesday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades K-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 6 p.m.
Adult Book Club: The Woman in Cabin 10
Join us as we discuss Ruth Ware's, The Woman in Cabin 10.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tue, October 31
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? bring in your devices and technology questions and get assistance!* if you'd like to get one-on-one assistance and aren't able to make it to the schedules open labs, please ask at the front desk for available One-on-One Computer Appointment** time slots. *No registration required for scheduled Open Labs. First come, first served. **Registration is required for One-on-One Computer Appointments.…
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explore different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 6
@ 4:30 p.m.
High Flying Design
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. For ages 13 - 18 years old. Presented by Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 8
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 15
@ 4 p.m.
Coding and Making: Scratch Coding Video Game Design
Using Scratch, a visual programming language developed by the MIT Media Lab, students create their own engaging, interactive animations and video games complete with characters, settings, obstacles, and controls. One computer for every student is necessary for running a Coding & Video Game Design class. Best for ages 8 and older. Presented by RoboFun
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 15
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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