Today's Events for Teens at NYPL node/62451?audience=4356 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en Sewing Circle (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359992 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Work on your hand sewing and needlework skills!</p> <p>Free, no materials required!</p> <p>Aprende a coser a mano!</p> <p>Gratis, no hay materiales requeridos!</p> </div> </div> Board Games & Puzzles (Mosholu Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359011 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T11:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>We will put out games and puzzles for all to enjoy! </p> </div> </div> Board Game Bonanza (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358089 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It's back to the good old days. Join your friends and roll the dice. Move pieces by hand instead of with a mouse click. Join us for some old fashioned board game fun. For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> LEGO Engineers (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358093 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T12:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Be a LEGO Engineer! Join us at the Hamilton Grange Library for some LEGO engineering!</p> <p>You can free build or you can follow the structured build that staff provides for the day. See what sort of LEGO world you can create!</p> </div> </div> Teen Video Games (St. George Library Center) //www.nypl.org/node/356522 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T13:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Robot Wars (Mariners Harbor Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358780 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T13:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>LEGO Mindstorms® is back!  Think you can build the ultimate fighting robot?  Put your skills to the test and join us each week as we build and program robots.  Then, gear up for an epic robot battle on August 25th.  Who will claim the glory?</p> <p>*Ages 10-15 Space is limited, please register in advance at the library</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (115th Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/345952 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">115th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Curious about coding? Learn the basics with like-minded teens using coding websites and games to take your first steps into the tech world!</p> </div> </div> Crafternoons: July Joy (Seward Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/357427 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come join us for our series of arts and crafts activities held in the afternoon. We have some fun crafts to entertain you for the summer!</p> <p>All activites begin at 2:00PM.</p> <p>*This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*</p> <p>Crafternoon 1 (Tuesday, July 5th): Tetris Magnets</p> <p>Crafternoon 2 (Wednesday, July 6th): Adorable Pom Poms</p> <p>Crafternoon 3 (Monday, July 11th):Perler Beads</p> <p>Crafternoon 4 (Thursday, July 14th): Decorative Pillows</p> <p>Crafternoon 5 (Thursday, July 21st): Decorative Pillows</p> <p>Crafternoon 6 (Monday, July 25th): Embroidery Hoops</p> <p>Crafternoon 7 (Wednesday, July 27th): Tye-Dye Craft</p> <p>Crafternoon 8 (Thursday, July 28th): Perler Beads</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Morris Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/360165 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Leave the velvet ropes behind and come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more!  </p> </div> </div> Young Adult Lounge (Hunts Point Library) //www.nypl.org/node/357350 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come to the Young Adult Lounge.  Use a laptop, play games, or just hang out with your friends.</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (Dongan Hills Library) //www.nypl.org/node/362274 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library.</p> <p>Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input!  What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need? </p> <p>For ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Harry Potter! (Riverside Library) //www.nypl.org/node/356814 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Let's celebrate the most famous boy wizard! Activities include coloring sheets for the little ones and a trivia contest for older children and teens. Test your knowledge of Harry Potter and his magical world.</p> </div> </div> Teen Gaming (Allerton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359869 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens meet at the Allerton Lounge to play their favorite g ames. </p> </div> </div> Artistic Teens! (Grand Concourse Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359484 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T14:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>If you like art, join us and learn something new!</p> </div> </div> Dream Catcher Craft (St. George Library Center) //www.nypl.org/node/356519 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Make a handmade dream catcher in the Teen Room. All materials are provided.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> T(w)een Zone: Just Move! (Westchester Square Library) //www.nypl.org/node/355594 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Let's get active in the library with Just Dance, and other Xbox Kinect and Wii games that'll get us moving!!</p> </div> </div> Wii Love Gaming (Soundview Library) //www.nypl.org/node/351575 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the community room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win. </p> </div> </div> Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens (Countee Cullen Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358417 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Francis Martin Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358465 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need some computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? Want to play around on Minecraft with your friends? Come hang out at our Tech Time!</p> </div> </div> Magic/Yu-Gi-Oh Circle (53rd Street Library) //www.nypl.org/node/355049 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">53rd Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends.  Bring your own deck! </p> </div> </div> STEAM for Teens (Sedgwick Library) //www.nypl.org/node/360997 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Build something awesome, create something greater than the boring everyday stuff. With the power of STEAM, nothing can stop you but yourself. </p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358087 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> Talent Show Rehearsal (Countee Cullen Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358968 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Countee Cullen Library is starting an exciting 5<sup>th</sup> annual contest this summer called Talent Show. It is a competitive contest that includes dancing, singing, acting, or reading. Anyone ages 8 to 18 is welcome. If you ever wanted to have some fun on the stage doing the things you love, then here is your chance! Talent Show will take place on August 11, 2016 at 4PM in the auditorium of the basement floor. Please invite your friends and family to come as well. Registration is required. Call 212-491-2070 or visit the information desk in Teen Center.</p> <p> </p> <p>Rehearsal dates:</p> <p>Tuesday, July 26 at 3:30 pm</p> <p>Thursday, July 28 at 3:30 pm</p> <p>Tuesday, August 9 at 3:30 pm</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (High Bridge Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359792 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">High Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teen Tech is a program for teenagers used to promote technical know-how and computer usage in our digital world.</p> </div> </div> Lego Summer Mindstorms (Stapleton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358298 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>We're bringing back one of our most awesome Stapleton Series: Lego Mindstorms.</p> <p>Join us every Thursday this summer as we build robots from scratch and pit them against one another in practical exercises of cybernetic ability.</p> <p>Strictly ages 12 to 17.</p> </div> </div> Board Game Bonanza (Muhlenberg Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359238 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens! Challenge your friends to a game every Thursday @ 3:30PM. Board games include Ticket to Ride, Dominion, Pandemic, Bananagrams, Uno, chess, and more.</p> </div> </div> Lego Summer Mindstorms (Stapleton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358298 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>We're bringing back one of our most awesome Stapleton Series: Lego Mindstorms.</p> <p>Join us every Thursday this summer as we build robots from scratch and pit them against one another in practical exercises of cybernetic ability.</p> <p>Strictly ages 12 to 17.</p> </div> </div> Teen Board Games (Morrisania Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358529 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morrisania Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends with our board games!</p> </div> </div> Game On! (Van Cortlandt Library) //www.nypl.org/node/355229 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come in and test your gaming skills against the library staff and your peers, while playing games such as Super Smash Brothers and Mario Kart.</p> </div> </div> Lego Summer Mindstorms (Stapleton Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358298 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>We're bringing back one of our most awesome Stapleton Series: Lego Mindstorms.</p> <p>Join us every Thursday this summer as we build robots from scratch and pit them against one another in practical exercises of cybernetic ability.</p> <p>Strictly ages 12 to 17.</p> </div> </div> Get Crafty! (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) //www.nypl.org/node/358668 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Make awesome crafts to take home or show off to your friends!</p> </div> </div> Teen Book Discussion and Pizza Party: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater (Hamilton Grange Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359687 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>The Hamilton Grange Teen Book Discussion Group will meet to discuss The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater.</p> <p>Date: July 28th, 2015 </p> <p>Time: 4-5 pm</p> <p>Location: Hamilton Grange 3rd Floor </p> <p>All Book lovers welcome.</p> <p>​Book discussion 12 person limit.</p> <p>PICK UP YOUR BOOK AT THE INFORMATION DESK </p> SIGN UP AND READ THE BOOK in order to join the PIZZA PARTY .  </div> </div> Teen Cafe (Washington Heights Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358591 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teen Cafe is your time to hang.</p> <p>Discuss anime, books, gaming; do art, maybe even craft,  play games, listen to music, bring a snack or drink, or even do homework.  </p> <p>Laptops provided. Ages 12-18.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens (Kingsbridge Library) //www.nypl.org/node/351392 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library!</p> <p>For ages 12-18</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Jerome Park Library) //www.nypl.org/node/354312 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> Lego at the Library (New Amsterdam Library) //www.nypl.org/node/353646 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Kids and Teens are invited to design, create and build unique creations during the Lego Free Build. </p> <p>All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination! </p> </div> </div> Teen Movies @ Sedgwick (Sedgwick Library) //www.nypl.org/node/356007 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This summer, join us for a screening of popular movies in our community room! Bring a snack and enjoy the movie!</p> <p>7/7 @ 4pm: Ghostbusters</p> <p>7/14 @ 4pm: Easy A</p> <p>7/21 @ 4pm: A Girl Like Her</p> <p>7/28 @ 4pm: Ride Along 2</p> </div> </div> Tween Tech Hour (George Bruce Library) //www.nypl.org/node/359037 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library, Computer room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T17:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every  Thursday we'll take over the computer lab for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Gamers Group Open Lab (Bronx Library Center) //www.nypl.org/node/359927 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T17:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Meetup with other teens in the computer lab and see what the hottest PC and indie games of the week are.</p>   </div> </div> Creative Writing Workshop (Bloomingdale Library) //www.nypl.org/node/355134 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bloomingdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T17:00:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Creative writing workshop being held at the Bloomingdale Library in partnership with the New York Writer's Coalition (NYWC). Attendees will discover the value of their own stories. This is a great opportunity for teen library members to get to meet and support their fellow writers. All materials will be provided. For ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Café (Mariners Harbor Library) //www.nypl.org/node/358386 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-07-28T17:30:00-04:00">Thursday, July 28 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hang out with friends, draw, write, chat, eat, browse the internet, and do homework. Also make sure to bring your snacks, coffee, and beverages. Teen Café is exclusively for ages 12-18 so come make it your own!</p> <p> </p> </div> </div>