Explore your City

October 2019

Tuesday, October 15

Books & Crafts

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Readers in grades 2-4 explore and create with their favorite books! The library will introduce a new book and a fun activity.

Book Jeopardy

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Children ages 7 to 12 years old are invited to join the library for an exciting, book-themed kid version of the trivia game Jeopardy.

Wednesday, October 16

Free Admission at the Bronx Zoo

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
General admission is free all day on Wednesdays at the Bronx Zoo! Come see thousands of animals at one of the largest zoos in the world.

Free Admission at New York Botanical Garden

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Explore the New York Botanical Garden's enchanting plants for free on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

Babies and Books

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.


10:15 AM - 10:45 PM
Children ages 1-3 and their adult caregivers are invited to join the library for stories, songs, and more. Space is limited; please ask for a ticket at the librarian's desk.

Music and Play Hour

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Children ages 0 - 5, enjoy songs, make music with baby instruments, and join the library for free play afterwards.

Open Play: Baby & Toddler Playdate

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Extend your child's learning through play and meet other caregivers.

TASC / GED Math Study Club

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This club meets to study and practice the math skills tested in the TASC High School Equivalency exam.

Itty Bitty Storytime

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, lively songs, fingerplays and rhymes. Foster a love of reading and meet other little ones in the neighborhood.