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Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
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31 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Family Movie Afternoon
Want to see a movie for free? Come see what we have playing. Saturday: April 21 at 2 p.m. Coco Thursday: April 26 at 3:30 p.m. Wonder
Woodstock LibraryFamilies
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teens
Board Game Bonanza
Pick from our assortment of board and card games and challenge your friends to a match! Games include Scrabble, Connect 4, UNO, Jenga, chess, and checkers.
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 23
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Come join us for some fun and educational playtime. We will sing, dance, read and toddlers can interact with each other while playing.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, April 23
@ 12 noon
Adult Coloring
Adult coloring has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress. This program allows adults to create wonderful pictures and offers a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. All materials will be provided.
Woodstock LibraryAdults
Mon, April 23
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
Poetry Maze
To celebrate National Poetry Month, we'll engage in a series of poetry-based activities every Monday in April! 4/2: Magnetic Poetry - Make DIY magnetic poetry pieces and create your own poems for a poetry display. 4/9: Book Spine Poetry - Build ephemeral poems out of book titles from our teen collection. 4/16: Blackout Poetry - Scribble out words with Sharpies to create blackout poetry. 4/23: Poetry Maze - Find your way through this "maze" by guessing the correct poets and win a prize! 4…
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 23
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Children's Storytime
Books are even more amazing when we read together. Come join us for an interaactive story time!
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 4 p.m.
Officer Browne Story Time
Police Officer Browne and his partner will read stories to the children and teach them lessons about community and safety.
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Tue, April 24
@ 4 p.m.
Officer Browne Story Time
Police Officer Browne and his partner will read stories to the children and teach them lessons about community and safety.
Woodstock LibraryChildren
Tue, April 24
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
Board Game Bonanza
Pick from our assortment of board and card games and challenge your friends to a match! Games include Scrabble, Connect 4, UNO, Jenga, chess, and checkers.
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 4:30 p.m.
Backyard Sidewalk Art
We will take to the backyard and decorate the concrete with our beautiful artwork! This program will be held outdoors, weather permitting.
Woodstock LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 12 noon
CHESS @ WOODSTOCK
A game of strategy and problem solving, whether you are beginner or a more advanced player you can learn the strategies that will make you a better chess player. Play a game of Chess with friends @ Woodstock
Woodstock LibraryAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
LEGO Pixels
Using colorful blocks as pixels, we'll work together to recreate a digital image in LEGO® form!
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 25
@ 4 p.m.
Game Day for kids
Build up your skills and meet new friends. We have exciting board games to have fun. Come and join us for an awesome time.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Woodstock LibraryAdults
Thu, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Family Movie Afternoon
Want to see a movie for free? Come see what we have playing. Saturday: April 21 at 2 p.m. Coco Thursday: April 26 at 3:30 p.m. Wonder
Woodstock LibraryFamilies
Thu, April 26
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LearnXDesign
Select branches of The New York Public Library present programs featuring science and engineering activities and projects inspired by the New York Hall of Science’s LearnXDesign website! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 3 p.m.
Scholastic Storybook Classics
Come and see some classic children's books in video format! Perfect for elementary school kids!
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 3 p.m.
Teens
Perler Parlor
Stretch your creative skills and hang out with friends as we fuse colorful Perler® beads into fun patterns! Materials will be provided. Limit to 10.
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 28
@ 11 a.m.
Postponed
Movie Day at Woodstock
Come to a cozy sit and watch a Movie Day at Woodstock.
Woodstock Library
Tribeca Saturday Greenmarket, on Greenwich St. between Chambers and Duane
Adults
Sat, April 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me Storytime
Babies from 6 months to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, rhymes and meet other babies in the neighborhood!
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Teens
Teen Movie
Long week? Take a break and enjoy our Saturday teen movie (TBD). Films are subject to change without notice.
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live- participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. We…
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Story Time
Come join us for some fun and educational playtime. We will sing, dance, read and toddlers can interact with each other while playing.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 12 noon
Adult Coloring
Adult coloring has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress. This program allows adults to create wonderful pictures and offers a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. All materials will be provided.
Woodstock LibraryAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
Teen Book Club
To celebrate National Poetry Month, we'll engage in a series of poetry-based activities every Monday in April! 4/2: Magnetic Poetry - Make DIY magnetic poetry pieces and create your own poems for a poetry display. 4/9: Book Spine Poetry - Build ephemeral poems out of book titles from our teen collection. 4/16: Blackout Poetry - Scribble out words with Sharpies to create blackout poetry. 4/23: Poetry Maze - Find your way through this "maze" by guessing the correct poets and win a prize! 4…
Woodstock LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 30
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Children's Storytime
Books are even more amazing when we read together. Come join us for an interaactive story time!
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 15
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at several library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, May 19
@ 1 p.m.
Toddler Playtime
Pete and Chris return with more fun and activities for toddlers! Crawl tunnels, train table, water table, different stories for story time and puppet story time and more! Recommended for infants up to age 5 with parent/caregiver. Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, May 24
@ 11 a.m.
Programs in a Box
Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live- participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. We…
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, May 25
@ 11 a.m.
Programs in a Box
Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
BODY: Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s t…
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 12
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at several library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight.
Woodstock LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children