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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, April 25
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Tue, April 25
@ 11 a.m.
El día de los niños/Children's Day Celebration
Join at our reguarly scheduled toddler time with a special Bilingual edition to celebrate Día! We will read some stories, sing songs in English and Spanish. A special activity and treat will also be provided. From http://dia.ala.org: Día is a nationally recognized initiative that emphasizes the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds. It is a daily commitment to linking children and their families to diverse books, languages and cultures. The common goals of all Día prog…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Children
Tue, April 25
@ 1 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Week
Immigrant Heritage Week - Open House & Tour
Open House -Tuesday , April 25th @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Visit the Pelham Parkway- Vannest Library’s Open House in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Week! We invite you to come in and find out what the library has for you! Have fun meeting other members of the community and learning about the Library in a relaxed environment. Refreshments* and library tours will be available. Get a Library card! Tour time: 2:00PM There will also be a cultural program. We hope to see you! Bring your friends and…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Immigrants
Tue, April 25
@ 3 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Week
Immigrant Heritage Week - Music with Enrico Granafei
Music with Enrico Granafei Tuesday, April 25 th @ 3:00PM Celebrate Italian heritage in an afternoon of traditional Italian music. Guitarist, vocalist, and harmonica player Enrico Granafei brings audiences authentic music from his native Calabria and from a variety of Italian regions. Enrico Granafei is a master of classical and jazz guitar as well as Italian musical and theatrical traditions. From ancient folk songs, to Neopolitan classics and Italian American favorites, this program of It…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Immigrants
Tue, April 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Club
Get creative and build!! The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination! All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document any adventures!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit
Interact and bond with your baby while reading, singing, and rhyming with your favorite Librarian!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Thu, April 27
@ 1 p.m.
Board Games for Adults
Join us at the library for a fun afternoon of board games and good music! Meet new friends and play Monopoly, Scrabble, Chess , Trivia Pursuit and many more! Bring your own games, friends (and your skills!)
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Thu, April 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Fri, April 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 1 p.m.
Author Talk: Nigeria, A Failed State
“Political repression, rampant corruption, ethnic and sectarian strife, crumbling infrastructure, energy shortages, and an economy hooked on oil and mining all make Africa’s most populous country a basket case, according to this hard-hitting jeremiad. Nwadiaru ranges through Nigeria’s history since it gained independence in 1960, finding in it story of vast potential and natural resources that have been squandered by misrule. An impassioned, eye-opening take on a critical African nation” (Kirk…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Mon, May 1
@ 1 p.m.
Law Day
Law Day 2017: Workshop on Voting Rights
Law Day is held on May 1st every year to celebrate the rule of law and to cultivate a deeper understanding of the role that the law plays in our democracy and in our lives. Each year, organizations around the country host a variety of activities to engage communities around a legal theme. This year, The New York Public Library will host a series of conversations, activities, and workshops around the 2017 theme: The Fourteenth Amendment: Transforming American Democracy. Please join us at the…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Mon, May 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 2
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Tue, May 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Club
Get creative and build!! The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination! All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document any adventures!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 3
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting Circle
Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Have you been thinking about setting some time aside to practice your skill? Do you want to get out the house for a bit of fun and socialization with your neighborhood friends? Then come join us the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month where you can do just that! A good way for intermediate and adanced knitters to meet others who share the same passion as they do: knitting! Please bring your own knitting or crocheting materials.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, May 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 4
@ 11:30 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit
Interact and bond with your baby while reading, singing, and rhyming with your favorite Librarian!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Thu, May 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Fri, May 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game On
Come play board games! From Uno to Scrabble, Chess, BattleShip and more, show off your board game skills!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Sat, May 6
@ 2 p.m.
Oral History
Walk with a Librarian: Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Tour
This neighborhood walking tour is part of Jane's Walk at Municipal Art Society. Jane's Walks are free, locally organized walking tours, in which people get together to explore, talk about, and celebrate their neighborhoods. Where more traditional tours are a bit like walking lectures, a Jane's Walk is more of a walking conversation. "The most distinctive site in the neighborhood is Pelham Parkway itself." Who has a masterful understanding of Pelham Parkway community’s past and present histor…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Mon, May 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, May 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Kids Tech Time Special Edition: Makey Makey- An Invention Kit for Everyone
A banana as a piano?! Makey Makey is an electronic invention and toy that allows users to connect every day items to computer programs! Using a circuit board, alligator clips and a USB Cable as its base and come join the fun! Space is limited to 6 kids only.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 9
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Tue, May 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Club
Get creative and build!! The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination! All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document any adventures!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 10
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Movie Day
Join us every 2nd Wednesday of the month for a featured children's film and a craft related to the film!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Wed, May 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 11
@ 11:30 a.m.
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit
Interact and bond with your baby while reading, singing, and rhyming with your favorite Librarian!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Thu, May 11
@ 1 p.m.
Board Games for Adults
Join us at the library for a fun afternoon of board games and good music! Meet new friends and play Monopoly, Scrabble, Chess , Trivia Pursuit and many more! Bring your own games, friends (and your skills!)
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Thu, May 11
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Fri, May 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game On
Come play board games! From Uno to Scrabble, Chess, BattleShip and more, show off your board game skills!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Mon, May 15
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Tween Craft
Hey tweens! Come enjoy cool do-it-yourself crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 16
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
Tue, May 16
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Club
Get creative and build!! The library will provide the Legos, while the kids provide the imagination! All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to document any adventures!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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