The Library was officially founded in April, 1754 by Robert R.
Events at the Children's Library
Children's events are for Library members and registration is required. Please make sure children meet the proper age requirements. To register please call the Children's Library at 212-288-6900 x234 or email email@example.com.
Wiggles and Giggles
Thursday | April 24 | 10:00 AM
Join us for songs, stories, and playtime for babies and toddlers.
Time for Twos
Thursday | April 3 | 10:30
Thursday | April 10 | 10:30 AM
Thursday | April 17 | 10:30 AM
Join us for a special storytime just for two-year-olds.
Ages 3 and Older
Thursday | April 10 | 4:00 PM
Saturday | April 12 | 11:00 AM
Enjoy duck stories and make your own feathered duck.
Thursday | April 17 | 4:00 PM
Learn about Earth Day, celebrated each April, with environmental stories and a craft.
Rain, Rain, Go Away!
Thursday | April 24 | 4:00 PM
Saturday | April 26 | 11:00 AM
Join us for rain stories and a craft.
Friday | April 25 | 3:30 PM
For members and their guests | Ages 5-9 | Free of charge | Whitridge Room
Join us in celebrating National Poetry Month! Come hear and share great poems and play with words to create your own poetry. Adult participation recommended for pre-readers and writers.
Friday | May 9 | 4:00 PM
For members and their guests | Grades K-4 | $5 per person | Members' Room
Come celebrate inventive and inspired storytelling with award-winning author-ilustrator Chris Raschka. Winner of two Caldecott Medals and a longtime Library member, Raschka will share how he creates his stories and art, encouraging participants to perform favorite scenes.
Chris Raschka received the Caldecot Medal in 2012 for A Ball for Daisy and in 2006 for The Hello, Goodbye Window.
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