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Find the right reading events and early literacy programs for your child!

Calendar of Events

Brooklyn Public Library — Kings Highway, Children's Meeting Room

Toddler Time

2115 Ocean Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11229
The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. For children 18 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Space is limited. Please pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk before the start of the program.  
18
2019
Nov

11:00 am - 11:45 am
The New York Public Library — Jefferson Market Library

FAMILY STORYTIME

425 Avenue of the Americas 10011
Picture books, songs, and crafts for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and their caregivers.
18
2019
Nov

3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The New York Public Library — Hunts Point Library

Baby Playtime

877 Southern Boulevard 10459
Do not be scared to bring your little one to play. From the hours of 12-1, your babies and toddlers will be able to play in their own play area. We have a play mat, soft toys, and toddler-sized costumes.
18
2019
Nov

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Queens Library — Mitchell-Linden

Mother Goose

31-32 Union Street, Flushing, NY 11354
Enjoy songs & finger plays for toddlers & their parents.
18
2019
Nov

1:30 pm - 1:00 pm
The New York Public Library — Mosholu Library

Playtime

285 East 205th Street 10467
Stay after storytime or come in on a day we don't to enjoy the toys we have!
18
2019
Nov

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library — Kings Highway, Children's Meeting Room

Toddler Time

2115 Ocean Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11229
The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. For children 18 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. Space is limited. Please pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk before the start of the program.  
18
2019
Nov

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
The New York Public Library — Columbus Library

Open Play!

742 10th Avenue 10019
Join us for a library playdate and meet other caregivers as we explore developmentally appropriate play materials in a safe, warm, and joyful environment. Extend your child’s learning through play!
18
2019
Nov

11:00 am - 11:00 am
The New York Public Library — Hunts Point Library

Bilingual Storytime

877 Southern Boulevard 10459
¡Hola! Come by Hunts Point every Monday at 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM for special Spanish/English storytimes!
18
2019
Nov

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Queens Library — Windsor Park

Chess for Kids

79-50 Bell Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11364
Children ages 6-12 are invited to play chess with other children. There will be an instructor for beginners.
18
2019
Nov

6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The New York Public Library — Jerome Park Library

Family Story Time

118 Eames Place 10468
Join us for songs, rhymes, and favorite read-aloud books as we show you that story time is fun for the whole family. For young children of all ages. Ideal for caregivers with multiple-aged children.
18
2019
Nov

11:00 am - 11:00 am
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