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Amazing Lizards

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  • Feb. 08, 2020, 3:00pm
  • New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
  • 476 Fifth Ave., Midtown
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Lizards live all around the world and in this unique program, we will have up-close encounters with several LIVE lizards!

Explore the diversity of lizards as we meet ones with sticky tongues, bumpy scales and long tails. Observe their feet as we watch them climb, dig and leap! Then figure out what they like to eat as we make some special treats for these scaly superstars. These lizards will inspire us to create our own one of a kind lizard to take home!

For children ages 3 -10 years with parent/caregiver.

About New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

476 Fifth Ave.

Midtown, NY


  • Standard hours: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10am-6pm; Thursday, Wednesday, 10am-8pm; Sunday, 1-5pm; closed Sundays during the summer
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller check: Yes
  • Bring food: No
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots

  • The Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is part of The New York Public Library, which consists of four major research libraries and 88 branch libraries located in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Often referred to as the "main branch," the Beaux-Arts landmark building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street houses outstanding research collections in the humanities and social sciences as well as a circulating children’s collection.
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Bryant Park Station; B, D, F, M, 7. Times Square; 1, 2, 3, N, Q, R, W, S; Grand Central; 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Party room: No

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