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Tot Time Tuesdays 10:00am
Tot Time Tuesdays @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 1 @ 10:00am – 11:30pm
Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.
New Year’s Day Hike: Bloomingdale Park (Light) 11:00am
New Year’s Day Hike: Bloomingdale Park (Light) @ Bloomingdale Park
Jan 1 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
If your New Year’s resolution is to get healthy, why not start outdoors? Dress warmly, put on your hiking shoes, and head to the park. Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to…
First Day Hike 1:00pm
First Day Hike @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 1 @ 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Take a first day hike to start your first day right! We will walk two miles of our trails. If you cannot walk a full two miles at a time please call 718-605-3970 x201 for…
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Infant Lapsit Storytime 11:00am
Infant Lapsit Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 2 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day 1:30pm
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 2 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join us in the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
Family Storytime: Picture Book Time 4:00pm
Family Storytime: Picture Book Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 2 @ 4:00pm – 4:45pm
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, fingerplays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
Wednesday STEMDay 4:00pm
Wednesday STEMDay @ Stapleton Library
Jan 2 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and have a blast exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and math! Ages 5-11.
Lego Free Play 5:00pm
Lego Free Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 2 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
NYC Lantern Festival 5:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Jan 2 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island!  The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York…
Family Association Meeting 7:00pm
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Jan 2 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm
FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group 6:00pm
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ RICHMOND UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Jan 2 @ 6:00pm – 7:00pm
If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and…
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Baby Storytime: Baby & Me 10:15am
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me @ Tottenville Library
Jan 3 @ 10:15am – 10:15am
At 10:15am & 11am Songs, rhymes, stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Bouncing Babies 11:15am
Bouncing Babies @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 3 @ 11:15am – 11:15am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.  For ages 0-18 months, no registration required
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day 1:30pm
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 3 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join in the Walk-In Workshop to create your own 3D artwork!
CloseKnit 2:00pm
CloseKnit @ Noble Maritime Collection
Jan 3 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
CloseKnit, the museum’s longest-running public program, is free and open to knitters of all skill levels. They donate the goods members make to community charities including the The Seamen’s Church Institute’s Christmas at Sea program and the…
Family Storytime 4:00pm
Family Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 3 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Stories for children of all ages.
NYC Lantern Festival 5:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Jan 3 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island!  The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York…
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Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time 10:15am
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time @ Tottenville Library
Jan 4 @ 10:15am – 10:15am
AT 10:15 & 11:15 Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18 months to 3 years old along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Baby Rhyme Time 10:30am
Baby Rhyme Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 4 @ 10:30am – 10:30am
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community.  For ages birth to one and a half years.
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time 11:30am
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 4 @ 11:30am – 11:30am
For ages one and a half to two and a half years and caregiver. Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured playtime. Network with other…
Game Day! 2:00pm
Game Day! @ South Beach Library
Jan 4 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Spend the day at the library playing games! We have Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 4 video games, boardgames, and Lego® Bricks. All Ages.
Kidz Cook 3:00pm
Kidz Cook @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 4 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm
At 3pm & 4pm Free with admission; pick up a ticket at the front desk
Wii Love Gaming! 3:30pm
Wii Love Gaming! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 4 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Challenge your friends and other kids as you play cool Wii games at the library! For ages 5-11.
Family Story Time 4:00pm
Family Story Time @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 4 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
A Librarian will share Favorite Picture Books, providing children with the Wonder of Books and the Joy of Reading. For ages 3 & up.
NYC Lantern Festival 5:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Jan 4 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island!  The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York…
January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! 6:30pm
January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 4 @ 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Begin the new year – and your weekend – with an evening of indoor Yoga practice at the Greenbelt Nature Center. Our friends from Five Boro Power Yoga will provide a series of four classes…
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Saint George Greenmarket 8:00am
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jan 5 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Click here for info.
Easel with Whiteboard 9:00am
Easel with Whiteboard @ Home Depot- Forest Avenue
Jan 5 @ 9:00am – 12:00pm
Pique your child’s visual arts interests with our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build an easel. Your young artist can display artwork from school or create a new masterpiece on the dry-erase…
Kids Club Fuzzy Snow Friends 10:00am
Kids Club Fuzzy Snow Friends @ Michael’s – All Staten Island Locations
Jan 5 @ 10:00am – 12:00pm
They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy making a yarn snowman. Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event. Register…
Play Cafe 10:00am
Play Cafe @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 5 @ 10:00am – 11:00am
Socialize in our pop-up Café while children, ages 3 – 6, do crafts and other fun activities guided by our staff. Pre-registration required; email jdudley@sichildrensmuseum.org. Free with admission.
Childbirth Education Classes 10:30am
Childbirth Education Classes @ Richmond University Medical Center
Jan 5 @ 10:30am – 12:45pm
Call Doreen Allan-Reyes 818-4294 for information.
Music & Movement 11:00am
Music & Movement @ New Dorp Library
Jan 5 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in…
Family Art Workshop: Skeleton Sculpture 1:00pm
Family Art Workshop: Skeleton Sculpture @ Staten Island Museum
Jan 5 @ 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Enter the world of sculpture by working in three dimensions! Using Museum specimens as inspiration, participants will make sculptures out of wire and tape, finishing them with decorations. Registration coming soon! http://www.statenislandmuseum.org/calendar-programs/family-art-workshop-skeleton-sculpture
Holiday Festival of Traditions 1:00pm
Holiday Festival of Traditions @ Conference House Park
Jan 5 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
This holiday celebration features the Festival of Trees exhibit with a glittering display of decorated evergreen trees and the Menorah representing the Jewish Festival of Lights to commemorate the diverse cultures of our community past and present.…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 5 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! 2:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 5 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a fun film on the big screen!  All ages.
Family Film 2:00pm
Family Film @ New Dorp Library
Jan 5 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Come watch a family on our big screen.
Homework Help 2:00pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 5 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
New Year Stories for Children 2:30pm
New Year Stories for Children @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 5 @ 2:30pm – 12:00am
Come in and cozy up as the librarian reads short stories to start your New Year off bright. You will be smiling and joining in to share your own New Years experiences. Ages 5+ No…
NYC Lantern Festival 5:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Jan 5 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island!  The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York…
A Night Under the Stars 7:00pm
A Night Under the Stars @ Wagner College
Jan 5 @ 7:00pm – 12:00am
Theatre at Wagner College, Main Hall 631 Howard Ave, Staten Island, NY 10301 wagner.edu/lifelong-learning/act-10 718.390.3221 @WagnerLifelong A Night Under the Stars is a one-night-only cabaret performance in celebration of ten years of the Actor Children’s…
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NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park @ Conference House Park
Jan 6 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park @ Silver Lake Park
Jan 6 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
Ecosystem Explorers: Grasslands 1:00pm
Ecosystem Explorers: Grasslands @ Brookfield Park
Jan 6 @ 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Be an explorer with the Urban Park Rangers as we venture into habitats that exist in New York City Parks! We will identify and view the many different birds, mammal, insect and plant species of…
Holiday Festival of Traditions 1:00pm
Holiday Festival of Traditions @ Conference House Park
Jan 6 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
This holiday celebration features the Festival of Trees exhibit with a glittering display of decorated evergreen trees and the Menorah representing the Jewish Festival of Lights to commemorate the diverse cultures of our community past and present.…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 6 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival 5:00pm
NYC Lantern Festival @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Jan 6 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island!  The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York…
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Toddler Storytime & Craft 10:30am
Toddler Storytime & Craft @ Huguenot Library
Jan 7 @ 10:30am – 11:00am
Does your child like story time, crafts and playing with peers? If so, then join us for Toddler Storytime & Craft every other Friday at 10:30AM. This is a great way to let your kiddos…
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 7 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.    
Toddler Time! 11:00am
Toddler Time! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 7 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Come for stories, songs, action rhymes and coloring!  Have fun meeting other little ones in the neighborhood and their caregivers. For ages 2-4
Baby Space! 11:45am
Baby Space! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 7 @ 11:45am – 12:00am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.   For ages 0-18 months
Lego Builders 3:00pm
Lego Builders @ South Beach Library
Jan 7 @ 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Children play with Lego® Bricks at the library from 3 – 4:30 PM.
LEGOs & Board Games 4:00pm
LEGOs & Board Games @ Stapleton Library
Jan 7 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and build an awesome LEGO structure or enjoy a fun board game! Ages 4-12.
Teddy & Me Time 4:00pm
Teddy & Me Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 7 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Bring your teddy bear to the library and we will read stories to our teddy bear and make a simple craft. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group 7:00pm
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Jan 7 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and…
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Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ South Beach Library
Jan 8 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served basis.
Homework Help 3:30pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 8 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Snowy Days Short Stories and Craft 3:30pm
Snowy Days Short Stories and Craft @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 8 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
It’s freezing outside so join us inside to hear stories from around the world about winter solstice, followed by a winter craft! Ages 5+ No registration required.
Story and Art 3:30pm
Story and Art @ South Beach Library
Jan 8 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Listen to a story and create art based on what you see and hear.
Anti-Bully Support Workshop 4:00pm
Anti-Bully Support Workshop @ Projectivity
Jan 8 @ 4:00pm – 6:00pm
PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO CONFIRM For children/teens experiencing any type of bullying (in-school, cyber-bullying, food allergy, etc), and parents looking for resources. All children and parents welcome. Bringing children/teens together who have lived through this…
LiteracyINC: Story Hour 4:00pm
LiteracyINC: Story Hour @ Stapleton Library
Jan 8 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Open Play in the Reading Room 4:00pm
Open Play in the Reading Room @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 8 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy playtime in the children’s reading room! Accompany your child in our warm and inviting space to play with educational toys that promote development and literacy skills, while socializing with others in the community. Children…
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics 4:00pm
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics @ New Dorp Library
Jan 8 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes, and a simple craft .For ages two and a half to five years   and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to…
Free Bridal Show at the Staaten 7:00pm
Free Bridal Show at the Staaten @ LiGreci’s Staaten
Jan 8 @ 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Register now for your FREE tickets to this fabulous bridal show. Meet an array of experienced bridal vendors to prepare for your special day! The Ultimate Bridal Show Experience and it’s FREE! Live Runway Gown…
Childbirth Education Classes 7:30pm
Childbirth Education Classes @ Richmond University Medical Center
Jan 8 @ 7:30pm – 9:45pm
Call Doreen Allan-Reyes 818-4294 for information.
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE 3:00pm
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE @ Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center)
Jan 8 @ 3:00pm – 3:00pm
Let us help keep your New Year’s Resolution ! KICK THE HABIT !
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Infant Lapsit Storytime 11:00am
Infant Lapsit Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 9 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day 1:30pm
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 9 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join us in the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
Business Planning Basics 2:00pm
Business Planning Basics @ NYC Business Solutions
Jan 9 @ 2:00pm – 4:30pm
This course will teach you how to organize your business idea into a structured plan, identify and promote your business to potential customers, fulfill the legal requirements of starting your business, and develop your financial…
Anti-Bully Support Workshop 4:00pm
Anti-Bully Support Workshop @ Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church
Jan 9 @ 4:00pm – 6:00pm
PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO CONFIRM For children/teens experiencing any type of bullying (in-school, cyber-bullying, food allergy, etc), and parents looking for resources. All children and parents welcome. Bringing children/teens together who have lived through this…
Wednesday STEMDay 4:00pm
Wednesday STEMDay @ Stapleton Library
Jan 9 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and have a blast exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and math! Ages 5-11.
Lego Free Play 5:00pm
Lego Free Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 9 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
Family Association Meeting 7:00pm
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Jan 9 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm
FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.
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Baby Storytime: Baby & Me 8:00am
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me @ Tottenville Library
Jan 10 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
At 10:15am & 11am Songs, rhymes, stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Tot’s Time 11:00am
Tot’s Time @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 10 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.
Bouncing Babies 11:15am
Bouncing Babies @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 10 @ 11:15am – 11:15am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.  For ages 0-18 months, no registration required
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day 1:30pm
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 10 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join in the Walk-In Workshop to create your own 3D artwork!
Family Storytime 4:00pm
Family Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 10 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Stories for children of all ages.
Family Movie Night: Ice Age (2002) 4:30pm
Family Movie Night: Ice Age (2002) @ South Beach Library
Jan 10 @ 4:30pm – 12:00am
Are you crazy about movies? Do you love lazy nights? Come to the library and join us for a free film screening! Perfect for the whole family, we will be showing Ice Age (2002).  Set during the…
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January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! 8:00am
January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 11 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
Begin the new year – and your weekend – with an evening of indoor Yoga practice at the Greenbelt Nature Center. Our friends from Five Boro Power Yoga will provide a series of four classes…
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time 8:00am
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time @ Tottenville Library
Jan 11 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
AT 10:15 & 11:15 Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18 months to 3 years old along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Baby Rhyme Time 10:30am
Baby Rhyme Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 11 @ 10:30am – 12:00am
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community.  For ages birth to one and a half years.
Preschool Playtime 10:30am
Preschool Playtime @ Huguenot Library
Jan 11 @ 10:30am – 11:30am
Join us for some playtime fun! There shall be unstructured playtime with peers.
Babies and Brew: Playtime for Them, Coffee for You! 11:00am
Babies and Brew: Playtime for Them, Coffee for You! @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 11 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Join us for a fun, unstructured playtime for you and your youngest children! Enjoy coffee & snacks while the little ones socialize and play. Fun for babies, toddlers, & preschoolers; no sign-up is required!
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time 11:30am
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 11 @ 11:30am – 12:00am
For ages one and a half to two and a half years and caregiver. Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured playtime. Network with other…
Game Day! 2:00pm
Game Day! @ South Beach Library
Jan 11 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Spend the day at the library playing games! We have Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 4 video games, boardgames, and Lego® Bricks. All Ages.
Dog Craft and “A Dog’s Way Home” Givaway 3:00pm
Dog Craft and “A Dog’s Way Home” Givaway @ Great Kills Library
Jan 11 @ 3:00pm – 12:00am
Celebrate the release of the film “A Dog’s Way Home” by crafting with us For ages 4 and up. Registration is required Call or visit us in person to register
Dog Craft and “A Dog’s Way Home” Givaway 3:00pm
Dog Craft and “A Dog’s Way Home” Givaway @ Great Kills Library
Jan 11 @ 3:00pm – 12:00am
Celebrate the release of the film “A Dog’s Way Home” by crafting with us For ages 4 and up. Registration is required Call or visit us in person to register
Kidz Cook 3:00pm
Kidz Cook @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 11 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm
At 3pm & 4pm Free with admission; pick up a ticket at the front desk
Family Story Time 4:00pm
Family Story Time @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 11 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
A Librarian will share Favorite Picture Books, providing children with the Wonder of Books and the Joy of Reading. For ages 3 & up.
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Childbirth Education Classes 8:00am
Childbirth Education Classes @ Richmond University Medical Center
Jan 12 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
Call Doreen Allan-Reyes 818-4294 for information.
Saint George Greenmarket 8:00am
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jan 12 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Click here for info.
Music & Movement 11:00am
Music & Movement @ New Dorp Library
Jan 12 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in…
Happy Hibernations 12:00pm
Happy Hibernations @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 12 @ 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Con Edison Second Saturday Science ! Explore how certain animals survive the winter months and meet some special critters from the Staten Island Zoo.
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 12 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! 2:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 12 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a fun film on the big screen!  All ages.
Family Film 2:00pm
Family Film @ New Dorp Library
Jan 12 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Come watch a family on our big screen.
Homework Help 2:00pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 12 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Arts, Culture & Fun: Astronomy 6:00pm
Arts, Culture & Fun: Astronomy @ Willowbrook Park
Jan 12 @ 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.…
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NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park @ Conference House Park
Jan 13 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park @ Silver Lake Park
Jan 13 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
Birding: Winter Waterfowl 11:00am
Birding: Winter Waterfowl @ Alice Austen Park
Jan 13 @ 11:00am – 12:30pm
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. We offer birding programs throughout the year…
Historic Brookfield Park 11:00am
Historic Brookfield Park @ Brookfield Park
Jan 13 @ 11:00am – 12:30pm
Join the Rangers as we learn more about the history of this area and the story of the park that expanded our city to over 30,000 acres of parkland.
Trail of the Month Hike: Nature Center Trail 11:00am
Trail of the Month Hike: Nature Center Trail @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 13 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Join us for this introductory hike to learn about the benefits of hiking and outdoor recreation, then enjoy some post-hike hot cocoa in our Nature Center. We will hike for approximately one mile. This is…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 13 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
History Walk and Fort Tour 2:00pm
History Walk and Fort Tour @ Fort Wadsworth
Jan 13 @ 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Join us for a 1.5-hour hike at Fort Wadsworth as we explore both the natural areas and the remnants of the former harbor defense system. Inclement weather will cancel the program. Reservations required. Call 718…
Picture Lotto 2:00pm
Picture Lotto @ Fort Wadsworth
Jan 13 @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Join us at historic Mont Sec house for Picture Lotto. Did you know that this game was played by children 100 years ago? The game was used to teach children while having fun. For information…
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Toddler Playtime 10:30am
Toddler Playtime @ Huguenot Library
Jan 14 @ 10:30am – 11:30am
Join us for some playtime fun! There shall be unstructured playtime with peers.
Toddler Story Time with Police Officers Louise and Tammy 11:00am
Toddler Story Time with Police Officers Louise and Tammy @ Great Kills Library
Jan 14 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Come out for a special Toddler Story Time visit from our local police officers. Officer Louise and Officer Tammy will be reading stories and crafting with us today. For ages 1 1/2 to 3 years and caregivers.
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 14 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.    
Krazy Kidz 11:30am
Krazy Kidz @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 14 @ 11:30am – 12:00am
Join us for singing, dancing, crafts and stories. Meet other kids and their caregivers! For ages 18 months and older, no registration is required.
Baby Space! 11:45am
Baby Space! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 14 @ 11:45am – 12:00am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.   For ages 0-18 months
Lego Builders 3:00pm
Lego Builders @ South Beach Library
Jan 14 @ 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Children play with Lego® Bricks at the library from 3 – 4:30 PM.
Into the Wild Stories & Craft 4:00pm
Into the Wild Stories & Craft @ New Dorp Library
Jan 14 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come to the library and learn about animals. Enjoy animal stories and a fun craft! For ages 3 & up with caregiver.
LEGOs & Board Games 4:00pm
LEGOs & Board Games @ Stapleton Library
Jan 14 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and build an awesome LEGO structure or enjoy a fun board game! Ages 4-12.
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Tot Time Tuesdays 10:00am
Tot Time Tuesdays @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 15 @ 10:00am – 11:30pm
Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.
Family Literacy Workshop: Parent’s Snack & Play 10:30am
Family Literacy Workshop: Parent’s Snack & Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 15 @ 10:30am – 11:30am
Join us for some time to meet and chat with other parent’s in your neighborhood! Some meetings will include topics focused on raising early learners. We will provide free snacks and toys to play with…
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ South Beach Library
Jan 15 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served basis.
Dr. Martin Luther King Tribute and Craft Hour 3:30pm
Dr. Martin Luther King Tribute and Craft Hour @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 15 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Join us for a Dr. King tribute, with a reading, craft short movie. Ages 5+ no Registration required.
Homework Help 3:30pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 15 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Story and Art 3:30pm
Story and Art @ South Beach Library
Jan 15 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Listen to a story and create art based on what you see and hear.
LiteracyINC: Story Hour 4:00pm
LiteracyINC: Story Hour @ Stapleton Library
Jan 15 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Open Play in the Reading Room 4:00pm
Open Play in the Reading Room @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 15 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy playtime in the children’s reading room! Accompany your child in our warm and inviting space to play with educational toys that promote development and literacy skills, while socializing with others in the community. Children…
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics 4:00pm
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics @ New Dorp Library
Jan 15 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes, and a simple craft .For ages two and a half to five years   and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to…
Childbirth Education Classes 7:30pm
Childbirth Education Classes @ Richmond University Medical Center
Jan 15 @ 7:30pm – 9:45pm
Call Doreen Allan-Reyes 818-4294 for information.
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Bird and Nature Walk 10:00am
Bird and Nature Walk @ Conference House Park
Jan 16 @ 10:00am – 12:00pm
Search the waters of Raritan Bay for waterfowl and the woods for hardy wintering songbirds in New York State’s southernmost park.
Family Literacy Workshop: Baby Meet & Greet 10:30am
Family Literacy Workshop: Baby Meet & Greet @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 16 @ 10:30am – 10:30am
Come and meet other families in the neighborhood! Bring your baby to our meet and greet right before Baby Story Time and get to know the group! Free refreshments provided.
Baby Storytime 11:00am
Baby Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 16 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Bring your baby to our lap sit program to listen to fun and interactive stories and songs. Ages 0-18 months.
Infant Lapsit Storytime 11:00am
Infant Lapsit Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 16 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day 1:30pm
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 16 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join us in the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
Lego Club 4:00pm
Lego Club @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 16 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
LEGO CLUB GET CREATIVE AND BUILD!!!! The library will supply legos, while you provide the imagination All materials must stay at the libray —- so bring a camera to document your creations!! first come— first…
Wednesday STEMDay 4:00pm
Wednesday STEMDay @ Stapleton Library
Jan 16 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and have a blast exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and math! Ages 5-11.
Lego Free Play 5:00pm
Lego Free Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 16 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
Family Association Meeting 7:00pm
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Jan 16 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm
FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE 6:00pm
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE @ RICHMOND UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Jan 16 @ 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Let us help keep your New Year’s Resolution ! KICK THE HABIT !
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Baby Storytime: Baby & Me 8:00am
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me @ Tottenville Library
Jan 17 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
At 10:15am & 11am Songs, rhymes, stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Tot’s Time 11:00am
Tot’s Time @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 17 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.
Bouncing Babies 11:15am
Bouncing Babies @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 17 @ 11:15am – 11:15am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.  For ages 0-18 months, no registration required
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day 1:30pm
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 17 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join in the Walk-In Workshop to create your own 3D artwork!
Imagination Station 3:30pm
Imagination Station @ New Dorp Library
Jan 17 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Come to the library and make a fun craft using your imagination. For ages 5 & up with caregiver.
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January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! 8:00am
January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 18 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
Begin the new year – and your weekend – with an evening of indoor Yoga practice at the Greenbelt Nature Center. Our friends from Five Boro Power Yoga will provide a series of four classes…
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time 8:00am
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time @ Tottenville Library
Jan 18 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
AT 10:15 & 11:15 Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18 months to 3 years old along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Baby Rhyme Time 10:30am
Baby Rhyme Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 18 @ 10:30am – 12:00am
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community.  For ages birth to one and a half years.
Preschool Storytime & Craft 10:30am
Preschool Storytime & Craft @ Huguenot Library
Jan 18 @ 10:30am – 11:00am
Does your child like story time, crafts and playing with peers? If so, then join us for Preschool Storytime & Craft every other Friday at 10:30AM. This is a great way to let your kiddos…
Preschool Playtime 11:00am
Preschool Playtime @ Huguenot Library
Jan 18 @ 11:00am – 11:30am
Join us for some playtime fun! There shall be unstructured playtime with peers.
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time 11:30am
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 18 @ 11:30am – 12:00am
For ages one and a half to two and a half years and caregiver. Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured playtime. Network with other…
Game Day! 2:00pm
Game Day! @ South Beach Library
Jan 18 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Spend the day at the library playing games! We have Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 4 video games, boardgames, and Lego® Bricks. All Ages.
Kidz Cook 3:00pm
Kidz Cook @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 18 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm
At 3pm & 4pm Free with admission; pick up a ticket at the front desk
Lego Challenge 3:30pm
Lego Challenge @ Great Kills Library
Jan 18 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Think you’ve got what it takes to complete this month’s Lego Challenge? Join us for an afternoon of construction, creativity, and curiosity. For ages 7-9 with caregiver; 9 and up independently. Pre-registration is recommended.
Family Story Time 4:00pm
Family Story Time @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 18 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
A Librarian will share Favorite Picture Books, providing children with the Wonder of Books and the Joy of Reading. For ages 3 & up.
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Free Breastfeeding Class 12:00am
Free Breastfeeding Class @ Richmond University Medical Center
Jan 19 @ 12:00am – 12:00am
Call Doreen Allan-Reyes 818-4294 for information.
Saint George Greenmarket 8:00am
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jan 19 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Click here for info.
Ecosystem Explorers: Deciduous Forest, High Rock Park 11:00am
Ecosystem Explorers: Deciduous Forest, High Rock Park @ High Rock Park
Jan 19 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Be an explorer with the Urban Park Rangers and Greenbelt Educators as we venture into habitats that exist within New York City Parks! Deciduous forests host many different tree species, and all kinds of wildlife…
Music & Movement 11:00am
Music & Movement @ New Dorp Library
Jan 19 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in…
Saving Jamaica Bay Screening and Social with the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods 1:00pm
Saving Jamaica Bay Screening and Social with the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 19 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
This documentary tells the story of how one community fought government inaction and overcame Hurricane Sandy to clean up and restore the largest open space in New York City, which had become a dumping ground…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 19 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! 2:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 19 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a fun film on the big screen!  All ages.
Family Film 2:00pm
Family Film @ New Dorp Library
Jan 19 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Come watch a family on our big screen.
Homework Help 2:00pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 19 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Sit! Roll Over! Bark! 2:00pm
Sit! Roll Over! Bark! @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 19 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
At 2pm & 3pm Learn techniques to train your dog to be the best it can be. Presented by Behavior Plus.
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NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park @ Conference House Park
Jan 20 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park @ Silver Lake Park
Jan 20 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
Monthly Beach Clean-up 10:00am
Monthly Beach Clean-up @ Great Kills Park
Jan 20 @ 10:00am – 11:30am
While removing debris from the beach, we will record data and tally monthly local marine litter. Learn about the sources of pollution and how we can make our shores cleaner. Dress appropriately and call for…
Animal of the Month: Northern Harrier 11:00am
Animal of the Month: Northern Harrier @ Brookfield Park
Jan 20 @ 11:00am – 12:30pm
The Northern Harrier, formerly known as the marsh hawk, hunts primarily on the wing and may cover up to 100 miles per day. Its prey, consisting of mostly rodents and small birds, is detected using…
Day of Service in honor of Martin Luther King 1:00pm
Day of Service in honor of Martin Luther King @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 20 @ 1:00pm – 12:00am
On MLK Day, millions of Americans honor Dr. King’s legacy by coming together for a national day of service. Lend a hand to this service project to benefit wildlife in the Greenbelt, and make something…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 20 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Access Art for All Sunday Art Studio: Lenape Workshop 2:00pm
Access Art for All Sunday Art Studio: Lenape Workshop @ Staten Island Museum
Jan 20 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Teens and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families learn about the first people of Staten Island while experiencing Lenape culture through artifacts, authentic materials, and hands-on activities. See March 17 for next…
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Cool School Holiday 10:00am
Cool School Holiday @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 21 @ 10:00am – 5:00pm
Free admission all day.
Storytime & Workshop: I Have a Dream 11:00am
Storytime & Workshop: I Have a Dream @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 21 @ 11:00am – 4:00pm
Listen to the story “Martin’s Big Words” and then create a sign inspired by Dr. King’s Vision. Pick up a timed ticket at the front desk.
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group 7:00pm
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Jan 21 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and…
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Tot Time Tuesdays 10:00am
Tot Time Tuesdays @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 22 @ 10:00am – 11:30pm
Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.
Preschool Picassos — Collages 11:00am
Preschool Picassos — Collages @ Great Kills Library
Jan 22 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Celebrate the arts with a morning of crafting with your little one. This month we will be making collages. For ages 2-4 and caregivers. Sign up is recommended.  
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ South Beach Library
Jan 22 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served basis.
Homework Help 3:30pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 22 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Story and Art 3:30pm
Story and Art @ South Beach Library
Jan 22 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Listen to a story and create art based on what you see and hear.
LiteracyINC: Story Hour 4:00pm
LiteracyINC: Story Hour @ Stapleton Library
Jan 22 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Open Play in the Reading Room 4:00pm
Open Play in the Reading Room @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 22 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy playtime in the children’s reading room! Accompany your child in our warm and inviting space to play with educational toys that promote development and literacy skills, while socializing with others in the community. Children…
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics 4:00pm
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics @ New Dorp Library
Jan 22 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes, and a simple craft .For ages two and a half to five years   and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to…
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Baby Storytime 11:00am
Baby Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 23 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Bring your baby to our lap sit program to listen to fun and interactive stories and songs. Ages 0-18 months.
Infant Lapsit Storytime 11:00am
Infant Lapsit Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 23 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day 1:30pm
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 23 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join us in the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
DIY Erupting Snow 3:30pm
DIY Erupting Snow @ Huguenot Library
Jan 23 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Join us and create your very own snow… and make it ERUPT! Make sure to wear comfy clothes, because it may get messy. Ages 3+. *PRE_REGISTER! Supplies are limited.
Lego Club 4:00pm
Lego Club @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 23 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
LEGO CLUB GET CREATIVE AND BUILD!!!! The library will supply legos, while you provide the imagination All materials must stay at the libray —- so bring a camera to document your creations!! first come— first…
Wednesday STEMDay 4:00pm
Wednesday STEMDay @ Stapleton Library
Jan 23 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and have a blast exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and math! Ages 5-11.
Lego Free Play 5:00pm
Lego Free Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 23 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
Family Association Meeting 7:00pm
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Jan 23 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm
FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE 6:00pm
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE @ RICHMOND UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Jan 23 @ 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Let us help keep your New Year’s Resolution ! KICK THE HABIT !
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Baby Storytime: Baby & Me 8:00am
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me @ Tottenville Library
Jan 24 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
At 10:15am & 11am Songs, rhymes, stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Tot’s Time 11:00am
Tot’s Time @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 24 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.
Bouncing Babies 11:15am
Bouncing Babies @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 24 @ 11:15am – 11:15am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.  For ages 0-18 months, no registration required
SI Babywearers and Everything Parent 12:00pm
SI Babywearers and Everything Parent @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 24 @ 12:00pm – 12:00am
The love, laughter, trials and tribulations of parenting, from expectant parents all the way on up! A peer-to-peer group for those expecting, moms, dads, and caregivers. A place to sit and chat with one another.…
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day 1:30pm
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 24 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join in the Walk-In Workshop to create your own 3D artwork!
Kiddies Let’s Color! 3:30pm
Kiddies Let’s Color! @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 24 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
On a cold winter’s day, what can a kid do when it is cold outside? Join us for coloring session as we color snowmen, snow boots and other winter images. Ages 4+ No registration required
Painting for Kids 4:00pm
Painting for Kids @ New Dorp Library
Jan 24 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Join us and tap into your creative side with fun and easy painting! Children will create their very own painting of their choice while listening to music. Be sure to wear clothes you can get…
Family Movie Night: Atlantis (2001) 4:30pm
Family Movie Night: Atlantis (2001) @ South Beach Library
Jan 24 @ 4:30pm – 12:00am
Are you crazy about movies? Do you love lazy nights? Come to the library and join us for a free film screening! Perfect for the whole family, we will be showing Atlantis (2001).  A young adventurer named…
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January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! 8:00am
January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year! @ Greenbelt Nature Center
Jan 25 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
Begin the new year – and your weekend – with an evening of indoor Yoga practice at the Greenbelt Nature Center. Our friends from Five Boro Power Yoga will provide a series of four classes…
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time 8:00am
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Time @ Tottenville Library
Jan 25 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
AT 10:15 & 11:15 Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children ages 18 months to 3 years old along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Baby Rhyme Time 10:30am
Baby Rhyme Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 25 @ 10:30am – 10:30am
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregivers in the community.  For ages birth to one and a half years.
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time 11:30am
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time @ New Dorp Library
Jan 25 @ 11:30am – 12:00am
For ages one and a half to two and a half years and caregiver. Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured playtime. Network with other…
Game Day! 2:00pm
Game Day! @ South Beach Library
Jan 25 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Spend the day at the library playing games! We have Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 4 video games, boardgames, and Lego® Bricks. All Ages.
Kidz Cook 3:00pm
Kidz Cook @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 25 @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm
At 3pm & 4pm Free with admission; pick up a ticket at the front desk
Family Story Time 4:00pm
Family Story Time @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 25 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
A Librarian will share Favorite Picture Books, providing children with the Wonder of Books and the Joy of Reading. For ages 3 & up.
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Art in the Park: Bird Baths and Feeders 8:00am
Art in the Park: Bird Baths and Feeders @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 26 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
Create with us! We will paint and assemble terra cotta pots to create outdoor bird baths and will make a variety of different types of bird feeders out of recycled materials. Ages 5+. Please RSVP…
Saint George Greenmarket 8:00am
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jan 26 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Click here for info.
A – Bee – C’s of Beekeeping 10:00am
A – Bee – C’s of Beekeeping @ Staten Island MakerSpace
Jan 26 @ 10:00am – 12:00pm
Saturday January 26th 10am-12pm Saturday February 9th 10am – 12pm Saturday February 23rd 10am – 12pm $50 for all 3 sessions or $20 for first session only For those that are concerned about the plight…
Music & Movement 11:00am
Music & Movement @ New Dorp Library
Jan 26 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in…
Super Science: Crystal Clear 11:00am
Super Science: Crystal Clear @ Staten Island Museum
Jan 26 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Explore the science of crystals! Learn about crystallization with hands-on experiments using household materials. Participants will learn the patterns of crystal growth while creating their own sparkling crystals. *Super Science participants must pay the full…
The Staten Island NAACP 9th Annual HBCU Experience College Fair 2019 11:00am
The Staten Island NAACP 9th Annual HBCU Experience College Fair 2019 @ Curtis High School
Jan 26 @ 11:00am – 3:00pm
Join us for our 9th Annual Staten Island HBCU Fair! Hundreds of students and parents attended last year and left with a lifetime of information! Spread the word! Workshops for parents and students Volunteer Opportunities…
Winter Wildlife: Squirrels 11:00am
Winter Wildlife: Squirrels @ Clove Lakes Park
Jan 26 @ 11:00am – 12:30pm
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Ever wonder how squirrels are able to thrive in an urban environment? Learn about the basic biology and habits of these abundant and curious…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 26 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! 2:00pm
Cinema Saturdays! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 26 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a fun film on the big screen!  All ages.
Family Film 2:00pm
Family Film @ New Dorp Library
Jan 26 @ 2:00pm – 12:00am
Come watch a family on our big screen.
Homework Help 2:00pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 26 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Vic Di Bitetto Comes Home 8:00pm
Vic Di Bitetto Comes Home @ College of Staten Island
Jan 26 @ 8:00pm – 12:00am
ADULTS ONLY Vic Di Bitetto comes home!! Come out and see Vic Di Bitetto as he returns to his home for many years STATEN ISLAND!! Since leaving Staten Island, Vic has been very busy with Mall…
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NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park @ Conference House Park
Jan 27 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park 9:00am
NYRR Open Run: Silver Lake Park @ Silver Lake Park
Jan 27 @ 9:00am – 10:00am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all…
Discovery Hike: Natural and Cultural History 1:00pm
Discovery Hike: Natural and Cultural History @ High Rock Park
Jan 27 @ 1:00pm – 1:00pm
Back in the 1960s and 1970s, many of the hikes to raise awareness to help preserve the Greenbelt were held in the winter. As we kick off the Year of the Greenbelt, on this winter…
Weekend Art Studio 1:00pm
Weekend Art Studio @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 27 @ 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Winter Tree ID 1:00pm
Winter Tree ID @ Arthur Von Briesen Park
Jan 27 @ 1:00pm – 2:30pm
For this program, we will explore beautiful Von Briesen Park while learning how to identify a tree by the bark, buds, and other distinctive characteristics.
Barnyard Kids 2:00pm
Barnyard Kids @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 27 @ 2:00pm – 4:00pm
What does it take to work on a farm ? Find out from the Barnyard Kids. Meet some working animals from their farms. Presented by Middlesex County’s 4H club.
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Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 28 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.    
Krazy Kidz 11:30am
Krazy Kidz @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 28 @ 11:30am – 11:30am
Join us for singing, dancing, crafts and stories. Meet other kids and their caregivers! For ages 18 months and older, no registration is required.
Baby Space! 11:45am
Baby Space! @ Stapleton Library
Jan 28 @ 11:45am – 11:45am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.   For ages 0-18 months
Lego Builders 3:00pm
Lego Builders @ South Beach Library
Jan 28 @ 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Children play with Lego® Bricks at the library from 3 – 4:30 PM.
LEGOs & Board Games 4:00pm
LEGOs & Board Games @ Stapleton Library
Jan 28 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and build an awesome LEGO structure or enjoy a fun board game! Ages 4-12.
Mad Scientist Mondays 4:00pm
Mad Scientist Mondays @ New Dorp Library
Jan 28 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Join us as we journey into the unknown! Mad Scientists will focus on science lessons coupled with fun experiments. Ages 5 & up with caregiver.
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group 7:00pm
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Jan 28 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and…
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Tot Time Tuesdays 10:00am
Tot Time Tuesdays @ Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center
Jan 29 @ 10:00am – 11:30pm
Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ South Beach Library
Jan 29 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served basis.
Tot’s Time 11:00am
Tot’s Time @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 29 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.
Homework Help 3:30pm
Homework Help @ New Dorp Library
Jan 29 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Tuesdays & Saturdays 3:30PM – Tuesdays 11-1PM & 2-4PM Saturdays. High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: Prek -Third grade, Math: prek to eighth grade. First come first…
Story and Art 3:30pm
Story and Art @ South Beach Library
Jan 29 @ 3:30pm – 12:00am
Listen to a story and create art based on what you see and hear.
LiteracyINC: Story Hour 4:00pm
LiteracyINC: Story Hour @ Stapleton Library
Jan 29 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Open Play in the Reading Room 4:00pm
Open Play in the Reading Room @ Richmondtown Library
Jan 29 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy playtime in the children’s reading room! Accompany your child in our warm and inviting space to play with educational toys that promote development and literacy skills, while socializing with others in the community. Children…
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics 4:00pm
Preschool Time & Phun with Phonetics @ New Dorp Library
Jan 29 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes, and a simple craft .For ages two and a half to five years   and caregiver. After craft head over to community room to play games with your child to…
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Bird and Nature Walk 10:00am
Bird and Nature Walk @ Great Kills Park
Jan 30 @ 10:00am – 12:00pm
Visit Great Kills Park to search for wintering waterfowl and open country birds. Meet at the north end of the big parking lot ¾-mile in from Hylan Blvd.
Baby Storytime 11:00am
Baby Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 30 @ 11:00am – 12:00am
Bring your baby to our lap sit program to listen to fun and interactive stories and songs. Ages 0-18 months.
Infant Lapsit Storytime 11:00am
Infant Lapsit Storytime @ Great Kills Library
Jan 30 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day 1:30pm
Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 30 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join us in the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
“If You Build It” LEGO Club for Kids 4:00pm
“If You Build It” LEGO Club for Kids @ Tottenville Library
Jan 30 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Create your own LEGO masterpiece! Fun for LEGO fans of all ages. Space is limited; first come will be first served. First come, first served
Wednesday STEMDay 4:00pm
Wednesday STEMDay @ Stapleton Library
Jan 30 @ 4:00pm – 12:00am
Come and have a blast exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and math! Ages 5-11.
Lego Free Play 5:00pm
Lego Free Play @ New Dorp Library
Jan 30 @ 5:00pm – 12:00am
We have legos! Come to the library and build whatever you want. Ages 3 & up with caregiver.
Family Association Meeting 7:00pm
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Jan 30 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm
FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE 6:00pm
FREE 5 WEEK SMOKING CESSATION COURSE @ RICHMOND UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Jan 30 @ 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Let us help keep your New Year’s Resolution ! KICK THE HABIT !
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Baby Storytime: Baby & Me 8:00am
Baby Storytime: Baby & Me @ Tottenville Library
Jan 31 @ 8:00am – 5:00pm
At 10:15am & 11am Songs, rhymes, stories and playtime for infants ages 0-18 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other babies in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required!
Toddler Storytime 11:00am
Toddler Storytime @ Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Jan 31 @ 11:00am – 11:00am
Join us with your toddler for stories, songs, and fun! Ages 18-36 months. Pre-registration required. Call 718-494-1642 on the Monday the week of the program to register.
Tot’s Time 11:00am
Tot’s Time @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 31 @ 11:00am – 1:00pm
Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.
Bouncing Babies 11:15am
Bouncing Babies @ West New Brighton Library
Jan 31 @ 11:15am – 12:00am
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.  For ages 0-18 months, no registration required
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day 1:30pm
Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day @ SI Children’s Museum
Jan 31 @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Join in the Walk-In Workshop to create your own 3D artwork!