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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wiggles and Giggles
Tuesday, January 6, 10:00 AM
Tuesday, January 20, 10:00 AM
Join us for songs, stories, and playtime for babies and toddlers.
Ages 2 and Older
Mother Goose Magic
Thursday, January 8, 10:30 AM
Friday, January 16, 10:30 AM
Thursday, January 22, 10:30 AM
Thursday, January 29, 4:00 PM
Enjoy favorite nursery rhymes, picture books, and songs.
Age 3 and Older
Films and Fun
Thursday, December 18, 4:00 PM
Join us for short films and a craft based on favorite picture books.
Let It Snow!
Thursday, January 8, 4:00 PM
Saturday, January 10, 3:00 PM
Enjoy winter tales and make a snowy craft.
Winnie-the-Pooh Birthday Party
Thursday, January 15, 4:00 PM
Celebrate the birthday of author A.A. Milne with Winnie-the-Pooh stories and party fun.
Thursday, January 22, 4:00 PM
Saturday, January 24, 3:00 PM
Join us for comical canine stories and a craft.
Magic Carpet Ride: Holidays Around the World
Friday, December 19, 3:30 PM
Take a ride on our magic carpet! Join us on our journey around the globe to celebrate the winter holidays of a variety of cultures, with stories, fun facts, crafts, and more.
Magic Carpet Ride: Medieval Times
Friday, January 23, 3:30 PM
Take a ride on our magic carpet! Join us on our journey back to medieval times with stories, fun facts, crafts, and more.
I Gotta Draw: The Art and Stories of Bruce Degen
Friday, January 30, 4:oo PM | Grades K-4 | For members and their guests | $5 per person
Readers, writers, and artists are invited to join author/illustrator Bruce Degen for an afternoon of art and stories. At this event he will share his books, demonstrate his art techniques, and talk about his journey from a boyhood love of drawing to becoming an illustrator and author.
Young Writers' Workshop: Dave Roman on Graphic Novels
Friday, February 6, 3:30 PM | Grades 3 and older | For members and their guests | $10 per person
In this workshop, cartoonist and author Dave Roman will work with students to explore visual storyelling and develop unique characters.