Explore your City

August 2019

Tuesday, February 18

Kids Week: Birds of Prey

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers to learn about eagles, hawks, and falcons, and the important role they play in nature.

Teen Space

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hang out with your friends at the library on Tuesday afternoons! Play board games, work on homework, read a book, exercise your creativity, or just chill.

Teen Art

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Participants will create their own pieces of art and have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images in the NYPL Digital Gallery. 

Wednesday, February 19

Kids Week: Gather Around the Campfire

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers in Alley Pond Park for campfire activities! Learn about campfire safety, and sing along to some fun campfire songs.

Kids Week: Ranger Games

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Spend an afternoon of fun with the Urban Park Rangers playing and learning new and exciting nature games.

Kids Week: Animal Tracks

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Urban Park Rangers will teach you the basics of wildlife tracking. By the end, you will be skilled in recognizing differences between raccoon and common house cat tracks.

Kids Week: Trees and Winter Wildlife

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a winter walk to look for wildlife clues while identifying winter trees.

Chess Club

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Come to the library to learn or practice chess! For all ages.

Kid STEAM: 3D Design

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids ages 8 - 12 can join the library to learn 3D design using both traditional and technological tools