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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36 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join us for a fun-filled craft morning! "What's a frog's favorite year.... Leap Year!" Please join us tomorrow, Wednesday, 2/28 at 11am for a fun-filled craft morning! After reading Being Frog, written by April Pulley Sayre, we will make a cute froggie craft for Leap Year! All supplies will be provided. First come, first served. All supplies will be provided. Crafts aren't just fun - they're learning experiences! Children will identif…
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, February 28
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join us for some crafting fun! All supplies will be provided. For ages 5 & up. Space is limited- first come, first served.
Allerton LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 4
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 5
@ 2 PM
Come join us in person at the Allerton Library to get an introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories.
Allerton LibraryAdults,

50+
Tue, March 5
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 7
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 8
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. Join us for some LEGO fun! What will you build? All LEGOs will be provided. For ages 6 & up. First come, first served.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 11
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 12
@ 2 PM
Join our knitting circle to chat with other knitters and share tips and tricks! Start a new project or continue with an old one. Some yarn, knitting needles, and crotchet hooks will be provided, but we encourage you to bring your own materials that you would like to work on. This program will not be instructional. All provided supplies will be on a first come, first serve basis
Allerton LibraryAdults
Tue, March 12
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 13
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Storytime helps strengthen early literacy skills, socialization, and bonding between adults and their children. This program caters towards kids ages 2-5. Stay and play after!
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, March 13
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 14
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 14
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at the Allerton Library. Please join us for a fun craft to celebrate Irish heritage month! For children ages 6-12, first come, first served.
Allerton LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Children
Mon, March 18
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 19
@ 2 PM
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Allerton LibraryAdults,

50+
Tue, March 19
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 19
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. March is Women’s History Month, and to celebrate we will explore many of the pioneering female scientists at NASA with video footage and photos, followed by a read aloud of Mae Among the Stars, about Dr. Mae Jamison, the first African American woman to travel in space. Open to children ages 6-12. No registration required. Space is limited to 12 children- please register in advance. All who attend will receive a special You’re a Star Stuffie!…
Allerton LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Children
Wed, March 20
@ 2 PM
Join us in celebrating Women’s History Month as we learn about some famous women printmakers and the artistic process of printmaking. Printmaking is based on the practice of transferring images from a matrix (i.e. stamp or block) onto another surface, most often paper or fabric. It is a fantastic way to mass produce quick and easy multiples or variations of an artwork. For this reason, it’s an ideal medium for making cards, flyers, or posters—really any art you’d like to make multiples of. W…
Allerton LibraryAdults,

50+
Wed, March 20
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 21
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 21
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. Let's play bingo with everyday sight-words kids need to know…like good, which, much and them! Incentives will be given to all who participate. Recommended for children ages 5-8. First come, first served.
Allerton LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),

Children
Fri, March 22
@ 4 PM
STEAM
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. Join us for some LEGO fun! What will you build? All LEGOs will be provided. For ages 6 & up. First come, first served.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 25
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, March 25
@ 4 PM
Teens are invited to create their own art, and make use of the color pages and other art supplies we have available. Snacks will be provided. .
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 26
@ 2 PM
Join our knitting circle to chat with other knitters and share tips and tricks! Start a new project or continue with an old one. Some yarn, knitting needles, and crotchet hooks will be provided, but we encourage you to bring your own materials that you would like to work on. This program will not be instructional. All provided supplies will be on a first come, first serve basis
Allerton LibraryAdults
Tue, March 26
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, March 26
@ 4 PM
Book Discussion Group
This program will be in person at Allerton Library. Kids Book Club resumes with Mexikid, a graphic memoir about a boy named Pedro (or the “American-style” Peter) living in California as a first-generation Mexican-American struggling to find his place. You are also welcome to also talk about a book you just read. Copies of the graphic novel will be available to borrow in the Children’s room starting in March. You are also welcome to also talk about a book you just read. Open to ages 8-12. Snack…
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 27
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books in this storytime that’s fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children. Storytime helps strengthen early literacy skills, socialization, and bonding between adults and their children. This program caters towards kids ages 2-5. Stay and play after!
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, March 27
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 28
@ 2:45 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.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 29
@ 4 PM
This event will take place in person at Allerton Library. Please join us for an hour of board game fun-we have many games to choose from! Play an old favorite or learn a new game with your friends. This program is intended for children ages six and older. No registration necessary.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)