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.

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39 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, February 28
@ 4 PM
Black History Month
Come join us as we look for inspiration among a variety of literary creators in order create new stories of our own. Teens will be able to explore their creative writing skills and discover works from creators new and old. Supplies will be provided for everyone to share their creative ideas to the fullest! This event takes place in person. No registration required.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 29
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This event will take place in person. Join us for a 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. No Registration required!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 1
@ 3 PM
Come join us from some active play @ the library. We have board games, legos and dress up clothes for all ages. **** First come, first serve ****For children, 18 months to 12 years.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 2
@ 10:30 AM
This event will take place in person at the Woodlawn Heights Library. Join us for an unstructured hour of arts and crafts for school aged kids! We'll focus on using basic arts and crafts materials to make new and fun creations every week!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, March 6
@ 11 AM
Join us at the Woodlawn Heights Library as health educators from the Bronx Community Health Network (BCHN) as we discuss heart healthy meal planning. This workshop will go over the best practices for prepping and shopping for healthy meals. Facilitators: Pedro Gonzalez and Katherine Soares Health Educators from Bronx Community Health Network Inc. (BCHN)
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults,

50+
Wed, March 6
@ 4 PM
Banned Books
Come join the Woodlawn's Children Librarians for a read aloud and hands-on activities. For ages 3-5 years old.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 7
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 8
@ 3 PM
Come join us from some active play @ the library. We have board games, legos and dress up clothes for all ages. **** First come, first serve ****For children, 18 months to 12 years.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 9
@ 10:30 AM
This event will take place in person at the Woodlawn Heights Library. Join us for an unstructured hour of arts and crafts for school aged kids! We'll focus on using basic arts and crafts materials to make new and fun creations every week!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 9
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with Whit Harris art workshops for adults 18 and older. Please join us at Woodlawn Heights Library as we host artist Whit Harris for a special program, Self Portrait Painting. Explore your identity by making a self-portrait painting with acrylic on canvas. Learn techniques in drawing and painting to enhance your observational skills and capture your unique story. Participants will work on paper and canvas. Feel free to bring tools, materials and references f…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, March 12
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Join us for a fun-filled craft morning! All supplies will be provided. Crafts aren't just fun - they're learning experiences! Children will identify shapes and colors, practice gripping crayons or paintbrushes in preparation for writing, and learn self-expression and creativity. These crafts are best for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, and require adult supervision. *Space is limited- please register in advance.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, March 12
@ 6 PM
Immigrant Heritage Month
Join us for a monthly book discussion hosted at the Woodlawn Heights Library! Once a month, library patrons will meet for a fun and casual book discussion. For the month of March Woodlawn Heights will be celebrating Women's History and Irish Heritage Month. We will be reading Foster by Claire Keegan. An international bestseller and one of the Times's "Top 50 Novels Published in the 21st Century," Claire Keegan's piercing contemporary classic Foster is a heartbreaking story of childhood…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults,

Book Lovers
Thu, March 14
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Thu, March 14
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Woodlawn Heights Library. A quartet of MVNY singers present a 30-minute, interactive concert musicalizing an engaging picture book titled “My Friend Earth” by Patricia MacLachlan, that alternates the text of the book with songs inspired by the themes, characters, and events of the story. Program features a variety of repertoire in English and Spanish, a visual presentation of the picture book, and interactive elements for audience members including movemen…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 15
@ 3 PM
Come join us from some active play @ the library. We have board games, legos and dress up clothes for all ages. **** First come, first serve ****For children, 18 months to 12 years.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 16
@ 10:30 AM
This event will take place in person at the Woodlawn Heights Library. Join us for an unstructured hour of arts and crafts for school aged kids! We'll focus on using basic arts and crafts materials to make new and fun creations every week!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 16
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with Whit Harris art workshops for adults 18 and older. Please join us at Woodlawn Heights Library as we host artist Whit Harris for a special program, Self Portrait Painting. Explore your identity by making a self-portrait painting with acrylic on canvas. Learn techniques in drawing and painting to enhance your observational skills and capture your unique story. Participants will work on paper and canvas. Feel free to bring tools, materials and references f…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, March 19
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Join us for a fun-filled craft morning! All supplies will be provided. Crafts aren't just fun - they're learning experiences! Children will identify shapes and colors, practice gripping crayons or paintbrushes in preparation for writing, and learn self-expression and creativity. These crafts are best for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, and require adult supervision. *Space is limited- please register in advance.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Tue, March 19
@ 5 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.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Wed, March 20
@ 11 AM
Civics, Communities & Voting
The Emerald Isle Immigration Center (EIIC) is a not for profit entity created to exercise and protect the privileges and interests of the community; to foster a healthy interest in the civic affairs of the community, to help immigrants acquire US citizenship, and to inquire into civic abuses and seek reformation thereof. A representatives from this organization will be onsite at the Woodlawn Heights Library from 11 am -1 pm to provide information on: NYC Care Program. Healthcare Options I…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults,

Immigrants
Wed, March 20
@ 4 PM
Banned Books
Come join the Woodlawn's Children Librarians for a read aloud and hands-on activities. For ages 3-5 years old.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, March 21
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Thu, March 21
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Woodlawn Heights Library. What are heroes, and why do we need them? We focus on diversity and multiculturalism as we learn hero myths from all over the world. Presented by Ivan Velez
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, March 22
@ 3 PM
Come join us from some active play @ the library. We have board games, legos and dress up clothes for all ages. **** First come, first serve ****For children, 18 months to 12 years.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 23
@ 10:30 AM
This event will take place in person at the Woodlawn Heights Library. Join us for an unstructured hour of arts and crafts for school aged kids! We'll focus on using basic arts and crafts materials to make new and fun creations every week!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 23
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with Whit Harris art workshops for adults 18 and older. Please join us at Woodlawn Heights Library as we host artist Whit Harris for a special program, Self Portrait Painting. Explore your identity by making a self-portrait painting with acrylic on canvas. Learn techniques in drawing and painting to enhance your observational skills and capture your unique story. Participants will work on paper and canvas. Feel free to bring tools, materials and references f…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, March 26
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Join us for a fun-filled craft morning! All supplies will be provided. Crafts aren't just fun - they're learning experiences! Children will identify shapes and colors, practice gripping crayons or paintbrushes in preparation for writing, and learn self-expression and creativity. These crafts are best for toddlers 18 months to 3 years, and require adult supervision. *Space is limited- please register in advance.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Toddlers (18-36 months)
Thu, March 28
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, March 29
@ 3 PM
Come join us from some active play @ the library. We have board games, legos and dress up clothes for all ages. **** First come, first serve ****For children, 18 months to 12 years.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 30
@ 10:30 AM
This event will take place in person at the Woodlawn Heights Library. Join us for an unstructured hour of arts and crafts for school aged kids! We'll focus on using basic arts and crafts materials to make new and fun creations every week!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),

School Age (5-12 years)
Sat, March 30
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with Whit Harris art workshops for adults 18 and older. Please join us at Woodlawn Heights Library as we host artist Whit Harris for a special program, Self Portrait Painting. Explore your identity by making a self-portrait painting with acrylic on canvas. Learn techniques in drawing and painting to enhance your observational skills and capture your unique story. Participants will work on paper and canvas. Feel free to bring tools, materials and references f…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Thu, April 4
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, April 9
@ 6 PM
Join us for a monthly book discussion hosted at the Woodlawn Heights Library! Once a month, library patrons will meet for a fun and casual book discussion. For the month of February Woodlawn Heights Library will be reading Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano. William Waters grew up in a house silenced by tragedy, where his parents could hardly bear to look at him, much less love him. So it's a relief when his skill on the basketball court earns him a scholarship to college, far away from his…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults,

Book Lovers
Thu, April 11
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Thu, April 11
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Woodlawn Heights Library. Pete and Chris bring their supplies and give the kids fun, non-permanent-but-long-lasting glitter tattoos! In addition to that, we bring our colorful sand for kids to make their very own pieces of sand art! Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, April 16
@ 5 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.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Thu, April 18
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Thu, April 25
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Explore music and language in this 8-week series with Bilingual Birdies! Each class is taught by a live musician who teaches new vocabulary through songs, movement, dance, and puppetry. Bilingual Birdies celebrates different languages and cultures in a time that is very important to embrace diversity. Families get to experience a joyful 45-minute bilingual adventure that explores themes like Outer Space, Sports, Nature, Insects, or Friends. Each class ends with a bubble dance party extravaganza…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Thu, May 9
@ 4 PM
This program will be in person at Woodlawn Heights Library. Awesome scientific demonstrations to introduce children to dry ice - a solid that does not melt into a liquid but instead changes directly into a gas! Presented by Science Show for Kids
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)