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  1. Forum on Mayoral Control of NYC Public Schools

    March 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    March 3, 2015  |  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    College of Staten Island
    “Our Schools, Our Voices.” Public Advocate Letitia James will host a Mayoral Control Forum that will give parents, elected officials, and education advocates a much-needed platform to discuss the future of mayoral control in New York City. New Yorkers are
  2. Midweek Bird Walk: South Beach/Fort Wadsworth

    March 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Fort Wadsworth
    Meet in main lot near Parks Dept. We will be searching for migrating waterfowl on the pond and in Raritan Bay. Supported in part by HSBC
  3. Greenbelt Peepers

    March 4 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    March 4, 2015  |  10:00 am - 10:45 am
    Greenbelt Nature Center
    Sit with your 2 year old child and enjoy hands-on activities, observations, finger plays, games, and stories, through which children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. Registration required.
  4. Baby Time

    March 4 @ 10:30 am
    March 4, 2015  |  10:30 am - 10:30 am
    South Beach Library
  5. Clay Day

    March 4 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Satisfy a “knead” by working with some air-dry clay and getting in touch with your tactile side.
  6. Teen Club

    March 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    New Dorp Library
    Your two favorite programs – Teen Art & Anime Club have combined. Talk anime and draw manga or talk manga and don’t draw anime. It’s up to you!
  7. Board Game Afternoon

    March 4 @ 3:30 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    South Beach Library
  8. Picture Book Time/ Reading Aloud

    March 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    New Dorp Library
    Enjoy hearing books read aloud, finger plays, action rhymes and coloring.
  9. Family Storytime

    March 4 @ 4:00 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Tottenville Library
    Join us for wonderful picture books old and new, shared by library staff. Pre-registration is required.
  10. Storytime with Curious George

    March 4 @ 4:00 pm
    March 4, 2015  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    South Beach Library
    WNET Kids in the Community celebrate National Reading Month at the South Beach Library, presented by WNET NY Public Media. Meet Curious George. Don’t forget to bring your cameras to take photos! Visit for a list of all library
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