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Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Early Literacy Play Time Space
Come have some fun in our Early Literacy play space! For ages 4 and under.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Family Game Time
Come play board and card games in the library. We have classic games and new games of all types, for children ages 2 to 12. Bring your frinds and family. We have: Clue, Sorry, Candyland, Connect 4, Qwirkle, Monza, Uno, and more. Drop in at any time, games are available throughout the day.
96th Street LibraryChildren
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us every Saturday morning from 10am-12pm for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Saturday Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help: Are you having trouble completing your homework? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 4-8.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Quiet Study Room (Saturday)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:15 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Choose a game to play from our selection of board games and video games (PS4 & Wii U). Please feel free to bring in your own board/video games and refreshments.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and Twitter, email or formatting a resume. It's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one-on-one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Book Discussion Group: Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Just Mercy explores a number of devastating cases, including children as young as fourteen facing life in prison............
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Artistic Dreams International: Free Art & Leadership Program
FREE Art and Leadership Class! Artistic Dreams International and The New York Public Library invite children ages 7 to 12 to join the Artistic Dreams Visual Arts and Leadership Program! Advanced registration is required. Children must be dropped off and picked up by a caregiver. Saturdays, 10:30am-1:00pm Visit www.artisticdreams.org for more information! Or email the Program Director at kate@artisticdreams.org
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Artistic Dreams International
Leadership & Art Classes Free for Children ages 7-12 Artistic Dreams International and The New York Public Library invite the children of West Harlem to join the Artistic Dreams Visual Arts and Leadership program. Winter-Spring 2017 Series at Hamilton Grange Library Saturdays, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm January 21, 28 February 4, 11, 18 March 4, 11, 25 *No class at Hamilton Grange on Saturday, March 18. Students and their families are invited to join Artistic Dreams International for G…
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Library Resources
Teach Yourself: Computer Self-Study
Discover free computer tutorials on the web. Search NYPL’s Catalog for books, DVDs and eBooks to help you learn computer programs and concepts on your own. Find resources on Word, Excel, Office 2010 and 2013, the Internet, typing and other topics.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Braille Study Group (Saturdays)
Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Wednesdays, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Join staff, peers and volunteers who can help you with your braille study plan and assignments and recommend strategies for taking your braille proficiency to the next level. Braille games and activities will help you put your skills into practice. This study group welcomes blind and sighted learners alike. If you’re not sure how to begin learning braille, we can help. To register: call 212-621-0627 or email chanceyfleet@nypl.org.…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too!)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP - MATH & READING AM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Open Art Studio: Zentangle 101
We provide the space and materials for you to explore various art forms and get your artistic groove on! Please see the attached flyer for more details.
South Beach LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
PSAT Practice Test
Test smarter! Get a look at what the PSAT is actually like in this fully proctored exam. Get an advance report on areas to improve, and learn how to manage your time effectively. The practice test is capped at 45 students. THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. We will have another PSAT practice test latter this year, thank you for your patience.
53rd Street Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python -*PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be from 11am - 1pm, the second from 2pm-4pm, with a one hour lunch break between. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especially typing.…
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Stories, Songs and Rhymes for Little Ones
Stories, songs and rhymes for families to enjoy together. For children ages 2-4. Space is limited.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Free SAT Practice Exam - Princeton Review
A Princeton Review representative will offer a free practice SAT class. Princeton Review's exams feature full-length tests designed to match the official exam, professional proctors and a realistic test setting, a detailed, comprehensive score report and an optional 30-minute phone conference to discuss your score. For ages 15 to 18 years old. Registration is limited to 20 students! Call the Young Adult Lab at 212-340-0925 on weekdays from 2:30 - 8 PM to reserve your spot or email us a…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Saturday Storytime
Start off your weekend with Saturday Story Time at the library where we'll sing classic children songs and read a couple of picture books. It is sure to be a wonderful bonding experience. *Content will depend on age of audience
Bloomingdale Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - One More Day by Kelly Simmons
Get the neighborhood read. Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it. We've got the books, now we need you to talk! Don't look away No one wants to be the mother whose child disappears. It's unthinkable, the stuff of nightmares. But when she turns her back to pay a parking meter, Carrie Morgan becomes that mother. Ben is gone, and more than a year later, it's clear that he is never coming back. Until he does...for just twenty-four hours, before onc…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Citizen Talk: Discourse Among Informed Citizens Assures Civil Society.
Come discuss ideas, concerns, current events & their impact on democracy. All are welcome. Registration not required. April's Topic: Economic Inequality; its impact on lives and policies.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Science Saturdays
Hands-on, interactive science for kids! Registration Required.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2017 Registration at Mosholu Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided Registration and testing: April 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM Groups meet Saturdays 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM May 6, 13, 20; June 3, 10, 17, 24; July 1 This P…
Mosholu LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Saturday Family Storytime
Come join us for family storytimes on Saturday! Each Saturday will feature one of our children's team choosing some great stories to share with the audience. Children ages 0-8 and their caregivers are invited to attend.
Seward Park Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Personal Finances and Wealth: A New Look at Financial Responsibility
Personal Finances and Wealth: A New Look at Financial Responsibility With this new look at financial responsibility, finally change your mind set about money! Get practical money knowledge and start applying wisdom by making better financial decisions from today. Attendees will learn tips to get on the road to achieving personal financial freedom by learning healthy spending habits, strategies for reducing debt balances, and steps to repairing and building credit to better position folks fo…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Saturday Family Storytime
Come join us for family storytimes on Saturday! Each Saturday will feature one of our children's team choosing some great stories to share with the audience. Children ages 0-8 and their caregivers are invited to attend.
Seward Park Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Yoga Story Time
Children aged 3 years and older can enjoy fun Yoga poses, games, stories and songs using books as our guide. Come ready to move, laugh and share the joy of Yoga! Space is limited to 15 children. Pre-registration is required by phone (212-870-1633), email (rachelevans@nypl.org), or in person. Namaste!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: New Amsterdam Library - April 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime 學前班故事時間
A library program for preschoolers 3-5 years old and their caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books, action songs, and related activities. 從3歲至5歲兒童可以和父母或監護人一起參與互動故事時間有動作音樂,手指戲劇,並認識附近同年齡的小朋友。
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Read to Fritz, our New York Therapy Dog!
Come read to our therapy dog Fritz! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! Pre-registration is required for each 15-minute slot and opens 1 week in advance. For ages 5 and up. Available every Saturday in the children's story time room.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Pre-school Story Time
Reintroducing the popular STORYTIME series for Allerton! All toddlers and young children (5 years and younger) are welcome for an hour of storytime, singing, music, and fun. Parents and legal guardians highly encouraged to participate and get involved. Toddler Time helps strengthen early literacy skills, socialization, and bonding between adults and their children. Toddler Time meets every Wednesday and some Saturdays at 11 AM.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Saturday Stories
We know Saturdays are busy days of shopping, laundry, cleaning and otherwise catching up after the work week! You and your little ones need a story break! Come join us for stories and songs every Saturday morning.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, April 29
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Sensory Play Date: Early Literacy Family Workshop
Join us at the St. Agnes Library for a brief hands-on information session about various sensory focused activities that support the development of fine motor skills and literacy in young children. For parents/caregivers and children 12-36 months. A light breakfast will be served.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Children
Sat, April 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Learn and Play
Come in and join us for some fun and educational play time. Toddlers can interact with each other in our play to learn activities,
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
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