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 email@example.com.
To receive the Children's Library electronic newsletter and event updates please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturdays and Sundays | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
On weekends drop by the Library to color, create, or craft.
Registration is not required.
Wiggles & Giggles
Tuesday, February 19, 10:00 AM
Join us for songs, stories, and playtime for babies and toddlers.
Advance registration is not accepted. Pick up a ticket at the front desk on Tuesday morning.
Ages 2 and Older
Mother Goose Magic
Friday, February 22, 10:00 AM
Enjoy favorite nursery rhymes, picture books, and songs.
Ages 3 and Older
Thursday, February 28, 4:00 PM
Enjoy stories about polar bears, penguins, and other cold-weather animals.
Ages 9 and Older
Tween Scene: Color Yourself Crazy
Tuesday, February 19, 4:00 PM
Calling all tweens! Join us for an hour of creative coloring.
Guests welcome with advance registration.
Competition open January 2- April 2 | Grades 3-12
The New York Society Library Young Writers Awards honor excellent writing by young library members.
Wednesday, February 27, 5:00 PM | Ages 9-Up | $15/child | For members and their guests
Share poetry and snacks with poet and playwright Dave Johnson. Learn how writers turn their ideas into poems, gain the inspiration and knowledge to craft your own poetry, and share your writing with others.
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:00 AM to Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 8:00 PM | Entry Hall | open to the public
Library patrons are encouraged to donate new or gently used preschool through high school books in the boxes in the Library’s entry hall February 28-March 7. To purchase books from the wish list, see tiny.cc/PCWL.
Saturday, March 2, 3:00 PM | Ages 2-Up | $10/child | For members and their guests
Featuring interactive stories, songs, and fingerplays, this lively program is filled with humor and action.
Saturday, April 13, 3:00 PM | Ages 13-Up | Open to the public
Join the conversation with award-winning, bestselling author Renée Watson and writer/performer Ellen Hagan as they discuss their powerful new YA novel Watch Us Rise.