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LIBRARY EVENTS FOR KIDS AND TEENS IN BRONX WEEK OF NOVEMBER 19

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Library Events for Kids in Bronx Check out these free and low-cost library events and programs for kids and teens in Bronx this week of November 19. You'll find fun and inexpensive classes and activities for toddlers, kids, and teens, including story times and storytelling events, arts and crafts, language programs, fitness programs, concerts and performances, and college prep courses. Many programs also welcome parents and caregivers, so the whole family can join the fun. For more free and low-cost upcoming family and children's events in Bronx, go to our complete calendar of events.

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Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 19, 2012 - Garnerville

Walkers up to 36 months and their caregivers are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and lots of bubbles. Pre-registration for this very popular program is required.

Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 19, 2012 - Garnerville

Walkers up to 36 months and their caregivers are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and lots of bubbles. Pre-registration for this popular program is required.

Stories & Craft - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 19, 2012 - Garnerville

Young readers are invited for stories, crafts, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Made with Love In the Evening - Floral Park Library
November 19, 2012 - Floral Park

Join this group of knitters to help share the warmth of wool with those in need. Bring your own needles and yarn. All skill levels are welcome. There is no instructor for this group.

Toddler Time - Hempstead Public Library
November 19, 2012 - Hempstead

Share stories, songs, finger plays, and animal friends for a fun-filled program. For children 1 through 3 years old. Accompanied by a caregiver.

Toddler Time - Central Library
November 19, 2012 - Jamaica

Children ages 18 - 35 months and their caregivers can enjoy meet for weekly story times with a children's librarian. Participants enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, learning activities, and lots of fun. Preregister online.

Thanksgiving Crafts - Wilton Library
November 19, 2012 - Wilton

Children of all ages are invited to stop by the library and make a Thanksgiving craft to take home. No registration.

One Puzzle Piece at a Time - for Parents of Special Needs Children - Yonkers Public Library - Riverfront
November 19, 2012 - Yonkers

Meeting for parents of Special Needs children. Community Room A. For information, contact Manuela Diaz at 917-836-9563.

Homework Help - McGoldrick Library
November 19, 2012 - Flushing

Children in grades 1 to 6 can recieve homework help from a library educator.

College Club: Interested in a Medical Career? - Pomonok Library
November 19, 2012 - Flushing

Teens can talk with and learn from Queens College pre-med students who share your passion and can provide valuable perspectives on what it takes to prepare to become a practicing medical professional.

Preschool Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 20, 2012 - Garnerville

Young readers, ages 3-5, are invited for stories, songs, puppets, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 20, 2012 - Garnerville

Walkers up to 36 months and their caregivers are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and lots of bubbles. Pre-registration for this very popular program is required.

Tuesday Tales - The Field Library
November 20, 2012 - Peekskill

Stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun for 3-5 year olds. No sign-up required.

Crafty Tuesdays - Forest Hills Library
November 20, 2012 - Forest Hills

Children age 5 and up explore their creative side and have fun making great projects to take home.

Mother Goose Time - Wilton Library
November 20, 2012 - Wilton

Children ages 1-4 sing songs, listen to stories, move to music, and learn nursery rhymes. Felt boards, puppets, instruments, and props will be used. No registration.

Thanksgiving Stories - Wilton Library
November 20, 2012 - Wilton

Children of all ages are invited to this Thanksgiving-themed story time. Come hear fascinating and funny tales from the days of the first Thanksgiving to today. No registration.

Kitchen Chemistry Science Lab - White Plains Public Library
November 20, 2012 - White Plains

Experiment and learn about easy chemistry using common items found in the kitchen. For children in grades 1-4.

PEQUOT LIBRARY'S FIRESIDE TALES FOR FATHERS AND KIDS - Pequot Library
November 20, 2012 - Southport

Put the kids in their pajamas for bedtime stories and popcorn around the fire. This story hour is for fathers and their children ages 3 and up. No registration required.

Parachute Playtime for Toddlers - Scarsdale Public Library
November 20, 2012 - Scarsdale

Big, bright, colorful parachutes and lots of singable songs for children ages 2-1/2 to 4 years. Registration is required but not limited to Scarsdale Library cardholders.

America Reads for ages 5-12 - Yonkers Public Library - Riverfront
November 20, 2012 - Yonkers

Student volunteers from Sarah Lawrence College read with children, ages 5-12. In the Small People's Place.

Moving To The Beat With Robert The Guitar Guy - White Plains Public Library
November 20, 2012 - White Plains

Songs and activities with Robert Markowitz for children ages 3-5 with caregiver. Tickets distributed 30 minutes in advance.

Manga Workshops with Ivan Velez - Baisley Park Library
November 20, 2012 - Jamaica

Do you love Manga, that popular comic book form from Japan? Kids and teens learn to build their own Manga stories in their own Manga style, taught by a professional cartoonist.

Native American Arts and Crafts for Kids - Hillcrest Library
November 20, 2012 - Flushing

Childrend ages 6-14, can discover a "New World" of art projects based on Native American crafts and traditions.

Thanksgiving Treats - Hillside Public Library
November 20, 2012 - New Hyde Park

Create delicious and adorable Thanksgiving Pilgrim hat treats to share with your family.

Just Write! Writer�s Club for Teens - Levittown Library
November 20, 2012 - Levittown

Calling all writers. Meet other writers, share ideas and practice your writing skills as you work with others on fun exercises and projects.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 21, 2012 - Garnerville

Creative kids can bring their own Legos or use the library's. For ages 4-12.

Family Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 21, 2012 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-6 and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Stories, Songs, and Crafts - Rose Memorial Library
November 21, 2012 - Stony Point

Young readers, ages 3 and up, are invited for picture book stories, songs, and crafts. Pre-registration is required.

Jr. Gardener's Club @ The Field - The Field Library
November 21, 2012 - Peekskill

Kids age 6 and older will make a beautiful Thanksgiving centerpiece. Sponsored by The Garden Club of Peekskill. Space is limited; sign-up required.

Online Test Prep - Long Island City Library
November 21, 2012 - Long Island City

This workshop provides online test strategies and a customized practice ground for those preparing to do online tests who want to accelerate preparation, and provides students with access to interactive online practice tests based on official exams such as ACT, SAT, and GED.

Mother Goose Time - Wilton Library
November 21, 2012 - Wilton

Children ages 1-4 sing songs, listen to stories, move to music, and learn nursery rhymes. Felt boards, puppets, instruments, and props will be used. No registration.

Music and Merriment - Yonkers Public Library - Crestwood Branch
November 21, 2012 - Yonkers

Interactive stories and songs for children ages 1-1/2 to 4 years. No registration required.

Mother Goose - Windsor Park Library
November 22, 2012 - Bayside

Children ages 8 to 23 months, can enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays. Preregistration is required.

Arts and Crafts for the Family - Astoria Library
November 22, 2012 - Long Island City

The whole family can come together for a fun time creating displays for the holidays.

Open Mic - East Elmhurst Library
November 22, 2012 - East Elmhurst

A fun evening after all the turkey and pumpkin pie. Poets, writers, musicians, comedians, orators , and everyone else can share their talents. Come prepared with five minutes of material. All levels are welcome.

Rap Sessions - Laurelton Library
November 22, 2012 - Laurel

In this "rap" session, led by Dr. Hall, participants can discover how to deal with the many issues that confront young people today so that they can enjoy their teen years now. Teens are encouraged to share their thoughts and feelings.

Craft Time - Howard Beach Library
November 22, 2012 - Howard Beach

Children ages 4-12 along with their favorite adult can enjoy the holiday and create something wonderful.

Stories & Craft - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 23, 2012 - Garnerville

Young readers are invited for stories, crafts, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Teen Tech Time - Brooklyn Public Library, Stone Avenue branch
November 23, 2012 - Brownsville

Teens can play computer games, learn about cool websites, and get tech and homework help on new laptops.

Zumba Fest - Brooklyn Public Library, Flatbush branch
November 23, 2012 - Flatbush

Zumba dancing for fun or to lose weight.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
November 23, 2012 - Haverstraw

LEGO fans, ages 7-12, can bring their own LEGOS or use the library's. No registration required.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
November 23, 2012 - Haverstraw

LEGO fans, ages 7-12, can bring their own LEGOs or use the library's. No registration required.

Toddler Storytime - Forest Hills Library
November 23, 2012 - Forest Hills

Toddlers 18 to 35 months and their parents or adult caregivers may enjoy listening to picture books, singing songs, learning fingerplays, and joining in lively movement games, all while developing vocabulary and social skills. Preregistration is required.

Craft Time - Ozone Park Library
November 23, 2012 - Ozone Park

Children of all ages can show their creativity, while they enjoy this arts and craft program.

Trove @ The Movies: 'Chimpanzee' - White Plains Public Library
November 23, 2012 - White Plains

Disneynature's "Chimpanzee" is a remarkable story of individual triumph and family bonds. In this inspiring adventure, journey deep into the African rain forest and meet Oscar, an adorable young chimp with an entertaining approach to life. Rated G, 78 mins.

Game Day - Woodhaven Library
November 23, 2012 - Woodhaven

Kids may enjoy an afterschool treat, playing a variety of board games. Make new friends.

African-American War Heroes Documentary - Hempstead Public Library
November 24, 2012 - Hempstead

Spend an afternoon discovering the heroic contributions of African-American veterans. The documentary screening will highlight the Tuskegee Airmen as well as the movement to end segregation in the armed forces. This program will be held in the Community Room, please register at the Reference Desk.

Mixing In Math: Look Around! - White Plains Public Library
November 25, 2012 - White Plains

Explore The Trove on a scavenger hunt with the help of math skills like counting, measuring, recognizing numbers, shapes and sizes, estimating, and more.

Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 26, 2012 - Garnerville

Walkers up to 36 months and their caregivers are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and lots of bubbles. Pre-registration for this very popular program is required.

Tales & Tunes - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 26, 2012 - Garnerville

Walkers up to 36 months and their caregivers are invited for stories, fingerplays, songs, and lots of bubbles. Pre-registration for this popular program is required.

Stories & Craft - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
November 26, 2012 - Garnerville

Young readers are invited for stories, crafts, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Made with Love In the Evening - Floral Park Library
November 26, 2012 - Floral Park

Join this group of knitters to help share the warmth of wool with those in need. Bring your own needles and yarn. All skill levels are welcome. There is no instructor for this group.

Lego Time - Brooklyn Public Library, Leonard branch
November 26, 2012 - Williamsburg

Kids let their imaginations fly with Legos.

Toddler Time - Central Library
November 26, 2012 - Jamaica

Children ages 18 - 35 months and their caregivers can enjoy meet for weekly story times with a children's librarian. Participants enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, learning activities, and lots of fun. Preregister online.

Good Reads, Great Kids - Wilton Library
November 26, 2012 - Wilton

Children in grades 2 and 3 and their parents will have the opportunity to meet and discuss books as a group in this monthly book club. For this session children are invited to bring a book that they have read recently to talk about in this group setting. In addition to personal selections, the book Reaching for the Moon by Buzz Aldrin will be discussed. Snacks will be provided and a craft will be made.

One Puzzle Piece at a Time - for Parents of Special Needs Children - Yonkers Public Library - Riverfront
November 26, 2012 - Yonkers

Meeting for parents of Special Needs children. Community Room A. For information, contact Manuela Diaz at 917-836-9563.

Allstate Readiness Series: Friends Don't Let Friends Text and Drive - White Plains Public Library
November 26, 2012 - White Plains

Jacy Good and Steve Johnson, advocates for safe driving, will talk to teens and parents about the dangers of distracted driving. Jacy is the victim of a tragic accident caused by a teen driver on a cell phone, that left her seriously injured and claimed the lives of both of her parents. They will help teens make better decisions for themselves, and give them the tools to influence their friends not to text and drive. They will also make parents aware of why they need to model good driving behavior by putting down their own cell phones when they are behind the wheel. In the auditorium. Contact Libby Hollahan at 422-1495.

SAT-ACT Strategy Session - Pomonok Library
November 26, 2012 - Flushing

College-bound teens can get familiar with the content of the exams and walk through some sample questions with a expert instuctors. They will learn some of the best test-taking tips and strategies to help them boost their scores. This event is free, but registration is required. Reserve a seat at PrincetonReview.com/Events or call 800-273-8439. This is event #87934.

Mommy & Me Yoga - Manhasset Public Library
November 26, 2012 - Manhasset

Licensed instructor Beth Lipset will lead children and their caregivers through a series of one-on-one simple yoga poses. Come relax, bond with your child, and have fun. Registration begins on Monday, November 12th at 9am.

Compost your Food Scraps! - Queens Public Library at Steinway
Through November 30, 2012 - Astoria

Parents can teach their children about sustainability by modeling green behaviors like composting. Simply bring your food scraps including fruit and vegetable scraps like peels, skins, or seeds), coffee grounds (including the paper filter), tea bags, eggshells, nutshells, plain bread, and pasta (no toppings) to the weekly food waste drop off location. The Western Queens Compost Initiative will turn the rest of your food waste into a nutrient-rich compost.

LEGO Club - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
Through December 12, 2012 - Garnerville

Creative kids can bring their own Legos or use the library's. For ages 4-12.

Family Storytime - Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library
Through December 12, 2012 - Garnerville

Children ages 3-6 and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays, and more. Pre-registration is required.

Toddler Story Time - Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
Through December 17, 2012 - Piermont

Bring your little one, ages 6 months to 5 years, for stories and songs. Pre-registration is required. Meets every Monday except holidays.

Music Classes for Children - Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library
Through December 19, 2012 - Piermont

Young children are given the chance to develop basic competence in music by providing them with a rich musical experience in a relaxed and playful environment. Presented by Moon River Music Together with Catherine Rubin, the class teaches music through play. Meets the third Wednesday of each month.

Artist's Studio Space - Greenburgh Public Library
Through March 31, 2013 - Elmsford

An intergenerational program for tweens, teens, and adults. Draw Manga & Fine Art. Call Kate Colquitt at (914) 721-8224 for more information. Saturdays, March 3, 17, and 31.

Understanding Memory Loss - Somers Library
Through June 04, 2102 - Somers

This program helps the audience distinguish between Alzheimer's Disease and age-associated memory impairment. Learn what the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer's Disease are, along with guidance on how to obtain a diagnosis and what treatments are currently available. Register online at somerslibrary.org or call 914-232-5717.

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