Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

Discover our wide array of free online events.

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41 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 4 PM
Canceled
Book Discussion Group
A successful film professor and podcaster, Bodie Kane is content to forget her past—the family tragedy that marred her adolescence, her four largely miserable years at a New Hampshire boarding school, and the murder of her former roommate, Thalia Keith, in the spring of their senior year. Though the circumstances surrounding Thalia’s death and the conviction of the school’s athletic trainer, Omar Evans, are hotly debated online, Bodie prefers—needs—to let sleeping dogs lie. But when the Granb…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Wed, February 28
@ 4 PM
February is Black History Month, an opportunity to celebrate, honor, and appreciate Black history, culture, and impact in American society. We are celebrating this important month with our trivia program covering topics like historical figures, sports people, pop culture, TV and movies, music, and more.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Thu, February 29
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment beginning January 26th. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAI…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Fri, March 1
@ 10:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers visit the library for unstructured play. This is a great time for the librarian to get to know you and your little ones while also developing socialization and early literacy skills.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 1
@ 4 PM
Online
This event is online only. For children ages 7-12 who love to create and innovate. Join staff from 58th Street Library via Google Meet as we learn a recipe or make a craft together. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. *This event involves making a snack or craft at home! A list of ingredients and tools needed will be provided beforehand.* Participation limited to 10 child participants. Each child participant must be accompanied by an adult when…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Join the librarian for a rollicking storytime for babies aged 0-18 months and their caregivers. Children who can walk unassisted are asked to attend Toddler Storytime. There will be books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays that will not only delight the little ones but also foster valuable early literacy skills. It’s a great opportunity for bonding and also meeting other children and caregivers in the community. *Online registration i…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 5
@ 12:30 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Understanding how to work with files and folders is an important part of using your computer. In this class, you will learn about file structure, copy and deleting files, portable storage, and cloud storage. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/85204572022?pwd=dTFTWGhTRXBiNEt4YzVhQ2pVRlhKdz09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Tue, March 5
@ 1 PM
It's March, and between the weather and Daylight Savings there's mayhem in the air! First come first served. Masks are strongly recommended! Death of Stalin Tuesday, March 5th at 1pm in the 2nd floor auditorium. Power struggles, intrigue and mayhem fill this dark 2017 political satire set in the chaotic days of Stalin's death, 71 years ago today! 106 minutes, Rated R 2017 Upcoming Movies: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Tuesday, March 12th at 1pm in the 2nd floor aud…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Tue, March 5
@ 3:30 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/86327862813?pwd=enZ5a1JpaEViZU0rWTBiZCtidzNsQT09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to join the virtual class. *Pleas…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Thu, March 7
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIMER: The New York Publi…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Thu, March 7
@ 3 PM
All About Computers
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Fri, March 8
@ 10:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers visit the library for unstructured play. This is a great time for the librarian to get to know you and your little ones while also developing socialization and early literacy skills.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Join the librarian for a rollicking storytime for babies aged 0-18 months and their caregivers. Children who can walk unassisted are asked to attend Toddler Storytime. There will be books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays that will not only delight the little ones but also foster valuable early literacy skills. It’s a great opportunity for bonding and also meeting other children and caregivers in the community. *Online registration i…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 11
@ 3 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
This event will take place IN PERSON at the Fifty-Eighth Street Branch Library Community Room. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Just come to a class! We Speak NYC is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners (1…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Tue, March 12
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. If you have a child between walking age and 36 months then this is for you! Join the librarian on the 2nd floor for books, action songs, and dancing. Not only will you and your little ones have a great time together but you will also be building important early literacy skills. *Registration is required online.* Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, March 12
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/87653148976?pwd=ZCttYWJlWXhhNStGb1kwUUZrSUd5dz09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to join the virtual class. *Please note that some people using…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Tue, March 12
@ 1:30 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Discover how to create professional graphics for social media, presentations, business cards, and more using this free online platform! You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/89407681606?pwd=L1NzblNQUUxWQmZzTWxqd0RhRXVEQT09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to join the virtual class. *Please note that some people using older or le…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Wed, March 13
@ 11 AM
Tea Time Craft | Decorative Coasters In this Tea Time Craft session, we are going to paint/draw/decorate your own wooden coaster. In celebration of Pi-day, let's make a circular art piece! ♥ We will be using acrylic paint and markers so please dress accordingly. We will have some inspirational art images but feel free to bring your own reference (think circles! and maybe pie?) All the material will be provided including a nice cup of tea! This event will take place in person at the 58th…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Thu, March 14
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIMER: The New York Publi…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Thu, March 14
@ 3 PM
All About Computers
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Fri, March 15
@ 10:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers visit the library for unstructured play. This is a great time for the librarian to get to know you and your little ones while also developing socialization and early literacy skills.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 15
@ 4 PM
Online
This event is online only. For children ages 7-12 who love to create and innovate. Join staff from 58th Street Library via Google Meet as we learn a recipe or make a craft together. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. *This event involves making a snack or craft at home! A list of ingredients and tools needed will be provided beforehand.* Participation limited to 10 child participants. Each child participant must be accompanied by an adult when…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 18
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Join the librarian for a rollicking storytime for babies aged 0-18 months and their caregivers. Children who can walk unassisted are asked to attend Toddler Storytime. There will be books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays that will not only delight the little ones but also foster valuable early literacy skills. It’s a great opportunity for bonding and also meeting other children and caregivers in the community. *Online registration i…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 19
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. If you have a child between walking age and 36 months then this is for you! Join the librarian on the 2nd floor for books, action songs, and dancing. Not only will you and your little ones have a great time together but you will also be building important early literacy skills. *Registration is required online.* Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, March 19
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. 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. This class requires a gmail account to use Google Colab, a browser based coding environment. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/86015449230?pwd=SWE0dE02aFhiYWN5RXNoTEZK…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Tue, March 19
@ 1:30 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Learn how to create documents, apply formatting, and to save and share your work using Microsoft Word. No prior experience with Microsoft Word is required to take this class. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/84204234388?pwd=RkNtbzBHcGljSFFnWWJvQllXa0N1dz09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to join the virtual class. *Please…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Tue, March 19
@ 4 PM
Book Discussion Group
In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. P. Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Pierpont Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture on the New York society scene and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps build a world-class collection. But Belle has a secret, one she must protect at all costs. She was born not Belle da Costa…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults
Wed, March 20
@ 4 PM
Early Literacy
Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers are invited to express themselves using various art supplies to create beautiful art. Let's make something wonderful together! *Registration is required online.* Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, March 21
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIMER: The New York Publi…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Fri, March 22
@ 10:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers visit the library for unstructured play. This is a great time for the librarian to get to know you and your little ones while also developing socialization and early literacy skills.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Mon, March 25
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Join the librarian for a rollicking storytime for babies aged 0-18 months and their caregivers. Children who can walk unassisted are asked to attend Toddler Storytime. There will be books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays that will not only delight the little ones but also foster valuable early literacy skills. It’s a great opportunity for bonding and also meeting other children and caregivers in the community. *Online registration i…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 25
@ 3 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
This event will take place IN PERSON at the Fifty-Eighth Street Branch Library Community Room. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Just come to a class! We Speak NYC is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners (1…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Tue, March 26
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. If you have a child between walking age and 36 months then this is for you! Join the librarian on the 2nd floor for books, action songs, and dancing. Not only will you and your little ones have a great time together but you will also be building important early literacy skills. *Registration is required online.* Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, March 26
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Continue learning the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class continues to cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. This class requires a gmail account to use Google Colab, a browser based coding environment. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/87473635837?pwd=UjNV…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Tue, March 26
@ 1:30 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place online via Zoom. Must register with a valid email address. Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow. You may join the class session using this link: https://nypl.zoom.us/j/88463842458?pwd=NUEzeFA4cUt0ek5WQ2k0MWIwUXZlZz09 You will receive an email 2 hours prior to the start of the class with the link to join the virtual class. *Please…
58th Street Library, Computer Classroom (not wheelchair accessible)
Online Only
Adults
Thu, March 28
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIMER: The New York Publi…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Fri, March 29
@ 10:15 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at 58th Street Library. Children ages 2-5 and their caregivers visit the library for unstructured play. This is a great time for the librarian to get to know you and your little ones while also developing socialization and early literacy skills.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Children,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 29
@ 4 PM
Online
This event is online only. For children ages 7-12 who love to create and innovate. Join staff from 58th Street Library via Google Meet as we learn a recipe or make a craft together. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. *This event involves making a snack or craft at home! A list of ingredients and tools needed will be provided beforehand.* Participation limited to 10 child participants. Each child participant must be accompanied by an adult when…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, April 4
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment beginning January 26. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIME…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+
Thu, April 11
@ 10 AM
Tax Prep
This in-person program will be held at the 58th Street Library on the second floor,Note: There is No Elevator . Appointments Only call 914-363-8510 to set up appointment beginning January 26. Masks are strongly recommended. Please review AARP's tax documentations required here to file your returns. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will get your tax returns filled out and filed — all for free. For a full listing of tax assistance locations and general information, visit nypl.org/taxhelp. DISCLAIME…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room (not wheelchair accessible)Adults,

50+