Summer at the Library: Fantastic Beasts of Harry Potter

Date and Time
Friday, August 16, 2024, 3 - 4 PM
End times are approximate. Events may end early or late.

Location

Fully accessible to wheelchairs
Event Details

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to come face to face with one of the fantastic creatures from the world of Harry Potter? Join a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist to meet some real-life animals who remind us of Hedwig, Nagini, and Aragog. Learn about the “magical” adaptations of owls, snakes, spiders, and more! Recommended for ages 5 and older.

Presented by New Canaan Nature Center

Summer at the Library 2024

Join us on a journey of discovery all summer long at The New York Public Library! Discover free programs for kids and teens, events and activities for adults, reading recommendations, exhibitions, and much more. Plus, use your library card to book free passes at 90+ museums, gardens, and more across NYC. Learn more.

Thank You!

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Major support provided by the New York Life Foundation, the 2024 city-wide sponsor for the Summer Reading and Learning Programs.

Additional support is provided by Jane Lauder; The Rona Jaffe Foundation; New York Yankees Foundation; Montblanc; anonymous donors; and the continuing major support of the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.

These programs and initiatives are part of the Library’s overall commitment to our branch patrons and education programs, led by the Merryl and James Tisch Director of Branch Libraries and Education. Major support for educational programming is provided by Merryl H. and James S. Tisch.

  • Audience: Children, School Age (5-12 years)
Assistive Listening and ASL
ASL interpretation and real-time (CART) captioning available upon request. Please submit your request at least two weeks in advance by emailing accessibility@nypl.org.