Events

Explore your City

February 2019

Friday, February 22

Kids Week Queens: Birding for Kids

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Kissena Park and learn about the different birds that live in the park.

Story Time: Read and Play

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bring your little ones (birth to five years old) for a morning of stories, songs and rhymes to help their brains grow!

Toddler Storytime

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Babies from 0 to 5 years old and their parents or caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.

Kids Week Bronx: Winter Scavenger Hunt

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Winter season is unpredictable, but animals and plants adapt to the changes. Find some of these adaptations on a scavenger hunt through the trails in the park with the Urban Park Rangers.

Kids Week Staten Island: Tent Building

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Learn a simple and fun way to put up a tent, identify nearby wildlife, and get some tips on camping with the Urban Park Rangers.

Kids Week Brooklyn: Knot Tying

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Do you know how to tie a square knot? How about a bowline knot? If you would like to learn, join the Urban Park Rangers and find out how to tie these knots and more.

Kids Week Manhattan: All About Owls

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Mysterious and nocturnal, owls hold a special place in our hearts and our minds. Learn more about this special family of birds and the different types of owls.

Explore the NY Hall of Science for Free

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Take your kids to the New York Hall of Science this break and discover over 450 interactive exhibits, events, and workshops.

Teen Café

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Hang out with your friends, bring snacks to enjoy, do homework and group projects, check out laptops and watch videos, play games, and more.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Teens can join at the library to talk about ideas to help improve the library. Enjoy hanging out with other teens and meet the new YA librarian.