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.

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81 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Today
@ 4 PM
Join us as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math through creative games and toys. Ages 5+ First come, first served. 2/6 - Design with Rigamajig Jr and Geemo 2/13 - Construct a Marble Run 2/20 - Fun with Magna Tiles and Blocks 2/27- Build With Lego
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 10:15 AM
Join us for sensory-diverse play every last Wednesday of the month! We'll have a handful of activity stations to appeal to a variety of interests. First, come. First served. Ages: 1-3.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, February 28
@ 10:45 AM
Join us for sensory-diverse play every last Wednesday of the month! We'll have a handful of activity stations to appeal to a variety of interests. First come. First served. Ages: 1-3.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, February 28
@ 11 AM
The Adults from the Spectrum Level Meets in Person to Draw their favorite objects and color it. We also do Diamond Painting and Variety of Arts/Craft in a timely fashion in a fun and relax environment.
96th Street LibraryPersons with Disabilities
Wed, February 28
@ 2 PM
Please join us for our adult craft circle: an afternoon of conversation and crafting. You can bring your own project to work on, or you may choose something from our selection of materials. We have materials for painting, drawing, collage, knitting, crochet, coloring, origami, and more! No registration required.
96th Street LibraryAdults,

50+
Wed, February 28
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 2 PM
Caged (1950) Directed by John Cromwell Starring: Eleanor Parker, Hope Emerson, Agnes Moorehead, Ellen Corby, and Betty Garde. Contact with criminals in a prison transforms a young woman into an embittered convict. Running time 96 minutes.
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, February 29
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 4 PM
Canceled
Join us for some gaming fun! We will play games using the Nintendo Switch. Ages: 5-12. First come. First served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 10:30 AM
NYPL en Español
Join us for Bilingual storytime. English and Spanish. We will sing songs, share books, and learn some Spanish words and phrases. Ages: 0-5. 20 families first come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 4 PM
Join us for some process art-making fun! Process art allows children to explore a variety of materials, including Paint, ink, and clay. Remember to wear your art clothes the projects are often messy. Smocks will be provided. For ages 3 yrs and up. First come first served. 3/4 - Textured Rubbings 3/11 - Print Making 3/18 - Scratch Art
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 5
@ 10:15 AM
Join us for a special time to bond with your little one. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs! For pre-walkers. Space is limited. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 5
@ 11 AM
Join us for a special time to bond with your little one. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs! For pre-walkers. Space is limited. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 5
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 5
@ 4 PM
Join us as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math through creative games and toys. Ages 5+ First come, first served. 3/5 - Design with Rigamajig Jr and Geemo 3/12 - Construct a Marble Run 3/19- Build With Lego 3/26 - Fun with Magna Tiles and Blocks
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 10:15 AM
Join us with your toddler! We will share books, sing songs and explore movement! Ages 1-3 yrs old. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, March 6
@ 11 AM
The Adults from the Spectrum Level Meets in Person to Draw their favorite objects and color it. We also do Diamond Painting and Variety of Arts/Craft in a timely fashion in a fun and relax environment.
96th Street LibraryPersons with Disabilities
Wed, March 6
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 7
@ 2 PM
Conflict (1945) Directed by Curtis Bernhardt Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Sydney Greenstreet, Charles Drake, Alexis Smith, Rose Hobart. A husband hatches a plan to murder his wife so he can marry her sister. Running time: 86 minutes.
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, March 7
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 7
@ 5:30 PM
Book Discussion Group
Please join us for our March book discussion. The book discussion meets in person at the 96th Street Library. We will be reading The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz. About the book: Successful author Jacob Finch Bonner, who had stolen the plot of his book from a late student, fights to hide the truth from his fans and publishers, while trying to figure out who wants to destroy him. This book discussion will meet in person at the 96th Street Library. No registration required.
96th Street LibraryAdults,

Book Lovers
Mon, March 11
@ 10:30 AM
NYPL en Español
Join us for Bilingual storytime. English and Spanish. We will sing songs, share books, and learn some Spanish words and phrases. Ages: 0-5. 20 families first come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 4 PM
Join us for some process art-making fun! Process art allows children to explore a variety of materials, including Paint, ink, and clay. Remember to wear your art clothes the projects are often messy. Smocks will be provided. For ages 3 yrs and up. First come first served. 3/4 - Textured Rubbings 3/11 - Print Making 3/18 - Scratch Art
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 12
@ 10:15 AM
Join us for a special time to bond with your little one. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs! For pre-walkers. Space is limited. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 12
@ 11 AM
Join us for a special time to bond with your little one. We will explore the joys of movement, books, and songs! For pre-walkers. Space is limited. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Tue, March 12
@ 11:30 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
This event will take place in person at 96th Street Library. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! 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 Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Speak N…
96th Street LibraryAdults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Tue, March 12
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 12
@ 4 PM
Join us as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math through creative games and toys. Ages 5+ First come, first served. 3/5 - Design with Rigamajig Jr and Geemo 3/12 - Construct a Marble Run 3/19- Build With Lego 3/26 - Fun with Magna Tiles and Blocks
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 13
@ 10:15 AM
Join us with your toddler! We will share books, sing songs and explore movement! Ages 1-3 yrs old. First come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Wed, March 13
@ 11 AM
The Adults from the Spectrum Level Meets in Person to Draw their favorite objects and color it. We also do Diamond Painting and Variety of Arts/Craft in a timely fashion in a fun and relax environment.
96th Street LibraryPersons with Disabilities
Wed, March 13
@ 2 PM
Please join us for our adult craft circle: an afternoon of conversation and crafting. You can bring your own project to work on, or you may choose something from our selection of materials. We have materials for painting, drawing, collage, knitting, crochet, coloring, origami, and more! No registration required.
96th Street LibraryAdults,

50+
Wed, March 13
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 13
@ 4 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
Looking for a job? We can help! Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, and uncover your "hidden network." Update your brag sheet, or even start from scratch.
125th Street Library
Online
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 14
@ 2 PM
My Reputation (1946) Directed by Curtis Bernhardt Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Lucile Watson, Eve Arden, Warner Anderson A recent widow ignores convention and defies the expectations of her family when she falls for a handsome major while on a ski trip and becomes romantically involved with him. Running time: 94 minutes.
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, March 14
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 18
@ 10:30 AM
NYPL en Español
Join us for Bilingual storytime. English and Spanish. We will sing songs, share books, and learn some Spanish words and phrases. Ages: 0-5. 20 families first come first served.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Mon, March 18
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
96th Street LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)