For Children

Events at the Children's Library

Children's events are for Library members unless otherwise specified.
Registration is required and space is limited.
Please make sure children meet the proper age requirements. 
To register please call the Children's Library at 212-288-6900 x234 or email
To receive the Children's Library electronic newsletter and event updates please email

All Ages

Creation Station

Saturdays and Sundays, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

On June and July weekends drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.
Registration is not required.

Newborn - 24 Months

Wiggles and Giggles

Tuesday, July 11, 10:00 AM
Tuesday, July 18, 10:00 AM

Join us for songs, stories and playtime for babies and toddlers.

Ages 2 and older

Mother Goose Magic

Thursday, July 13, 10:30 AM
Friday, July 21, 10:30 AM

Enjoy favorite nursery rhymes, picture books, and songs.

Ages 3 and older

Summer Splash

Thursday, July 13, 4:00 PM

From the pool to the shore, these summery stories make a big splash!

Summer Sundaes

Thursday, July 20, 4:00 PM

Enjoy frosty fun tales and make your own ice cream collage.

Ages 9 And Older

Tween Scene: Ocean Tokens

Tuesday, June 18, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
For Members and Their Guests

Calling all tweens! Bring a bit of the beach home by making sand art to enjoy all summer and beyond!