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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105 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! PLEASE NOTE THIS THIS EVENT WILL BE SHORTER ON THIS DAY, SO PLEASE ARRIVE AT 4 Families are invited to join our Listen, Make, Create program! Kiddos and their caregivers get involved in the fun firsthand! LISTEN to a fun story! MAKE a mask related to the story! CREATE a favorite scene from the story in front of our Green Screen! Watch it all come together and have a blast doing it! This program is intended for age…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Get to know other families in the neighborhood as we move and groove together! Join us for dancing, singing and movement activities for little ones and their caregivers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 11 AM
TechConnect
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!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, February 28
@ 2:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library. Teens, come play some board games, video games or hang out with your peers. Express yourself artistically and experience other fun planned activities. For ages 13-18. Sign up for NYPL Connect to get updates from NYPL and information about our digital resources and services.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 4 PM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join us for a live, program with songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books as we show you that storytime is fun for the whole family. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Storytime is a program for parents/caregivers and their children. Both the parent/caregiver and the child must be present during the entire program: unaccompanied adults or children will be asked to leave the program. You don't need a library card to partici…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers,

Teachers,

Early Childhood Educators
Thu, February 29
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will b…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Thu, February 29
@ 12 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. This is a smaller conversation group where participants will get more opportunities to speak and ask qu…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Thu, February 29
@ 3 PM
College & Career Pathways (CCP)
This is an Opportunity Network Program. It will be hosted simultaneously in person and virtually at the New Dorp Library. In this program, we will cover how to prepare for a job interview. We will go over some best practices and tips to help you feel your best for one on one interviews, panel interviews, and group interviews. At the end of this program, we will review what you have learned and how you plan to bring this information into your next interview with you. This program is for teens a…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Come to the library where it is nice and warm and color! For ages 4 & up with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Fri, March 1
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join us for a library playdate and meet other caregivers as we explore developmentally appropriate play materials in a safe, warm, and joyful environment. Extend your child’s learning through play!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Parents/Caregivers
Fri, March 1
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join your friends at the New Dorp Library to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Fri, March 1
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Help us celebrate Doctor Seuss's birthday. Enjoy stories and a fun craft! For ages 4 and up with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Sat, March 2
@ 12 PM
Join staff from the New Dorp Library and make a fun craft! All materials provided by NYPL. For ages 4 and up with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Join us for a casual get-together to socialize with other babies and caregivers in the Children's Section! For infants ages 0-10 months, crawlers/pre-walkers and their caregivers Is your little one more wiggly and active? Check out our Little Movers program!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 4
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Infants and young babies that are crawlers/pre-walkers and their cargivers are invited to this laid-back, gentle program to enjoy nursery rhymes and stories together as we start baby's love of reading and begin to build literacy skills - all from the comfort of their favorite grown up's lap. For infants ages 0-10 months, crawlers/pre-walkers and their caregivers. Please be prepared to sit with baby in your lap! Is your littl…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 4
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will b…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, March 4
@ 12 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
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 NYC videos and discussing them with other adults from around th…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, March 4
@ 2:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library. Teens, come play some board games, video games or hang out with your peers. Express yourself artistically and experience other fun planned activities. For ages 13-18. Sign up for NYPL Connect to get updates from NYPL and information about our digital resources and services.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Children ages 6-12 are invited to the New Dorp Library's Children's section to play Math-themed board games with our staff and other patrons!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 5
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Families are invited to join our Listen, Make, Create program! Kiddos and their caregivers get involved in the fun firsthand! LISTEN to a fun story! MAKE a mask related to the story! CREATE a favorite scene from the story in front of our Green Screen! Watch it all come together and have a blast doing it! This program is intended for ages 2-7. Caregiver supervision and participation is required.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Get to know other families in the neighborhood as we move and groove together! Join us for dancing, singing and movement activities for little ones and their caregivers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 11 AM
TechConnect
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!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, March 6
@ 2:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library. Teens, come play some board games, video games or hang out with your peers. Express yourself artistically and experience other fun planned activities. For ages 13-18. Sign up for NYPL Connect to get updates from NYPL and information about our digital resources and services.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Come to the library and make any craft you want using craft supplies provided by NYPL. For ages 4 & up with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years),

Families,

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, March 7
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will b…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Thu, March 7
@ 12 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. This is a smaller conversation group where participants will get more opportunities to speak and ask qu…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Thu, March 7
@ 3:30 PM
STEAM for Kids
This program will take place in the New Dorp Library. Unlock the boundless possibilities of paper through these mini activities! Join us and learn about the various fun activities you can do with paper. Building paper towers, chains, stars, origami, you name it! For ages 5-12 with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years),

Parents/Caregivers
Thu, March 7
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Join us in the children's room as we write and illusrtate stories together!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 8
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join us for a library playdate and meet other caregivers as we explore developmentally appropriate play materials in a safe, warm, and joyful environment. Extend your child’s learning through play!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Parents/Caregivers
Fri, March 8
@ 11:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join your friends at the New Dorp Library to hear stories, sing songs, and get those wiggles out as you help your active toddler build important early learning skills. Discover ways to promote early literacy at home and meet other caregivers in the neighborhood. Best for new walkers, toddlers/or children at this developmental stage.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Fri, March 8
@ 3:30 PM
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Join us for a surprise activity every Friday with board games, and arts and crafts. Ages 5-12 with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 8
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Please join us in the children's room as we work together to create art on a giant piece of paper! All ages welcome!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 9
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in the New Dorp Library. Get to know other families in the neighborhood as we move and groove together! Join us for dancing, singing and movement activities for little ones and their caregivers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Sat, March 9
@ 12 PM
Join staff from the New Dorp Library and make a fun craft! All materials provided by NYPL. For ages 4 and up with parent/caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Join us for a casual get-together to socialize with other babies and caregivers in the Children's Section! For infants ages 0-10 months, crawlers/pre-walkers and their caregivers Is your little one more wiggly and active? Check out our Little Movers program!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 11
@ 10:30 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Infants and young babies that are crawlers/pre-walkers and their cargivers are invited to this laid-back, gentle program to enjoy nursery rhymes and stories together as we start baby's love of reading and begin to build literacy skills - all from the comfort of their favorite grown up's lap. For infants ages 0-10 months, crawlers/pre-walkers and their caregivers. Please be prepared to sit with baby in your lap! Is your littl…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months)
Mon, March 11
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will b…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, March 11
@ 12 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
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 NYC videos and discussing them with other adults from around th…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, March 11
@ 2:30 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library. Teens, come play some board games, video games or hang out with your peers. Express yourself artistically and experience other fun planned activities. For ages 13-18. Sign up for NYPL Connect to get updates from NYPL and information about our digital resources and services.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at the New Dorp Library! Children ages 6-12 are invited to the New Dorp Library's Children's section to play Math-themed board games with our staff and other patrons!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)