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  1. Baby Time

    July 24 @ 10:30 am
    July 24, 2017  |  10:30 am - 10:30 am
    South Beach Library
  2. All Join In!

    July 24 @ 11:00 am
    July 24, 2017  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Stapleton Library
    Come for stories, songs, action rhymes and coloring!  Have fun meeting other little ones in the neighborhood and their caregivers.
  3. Toddler Storytime

    July 24 @ 11:00 am
    July 24, 2017  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Great Kills Library
    Join us for stories, songs, and fun at our Toddler Storytime program.
  4. Baby Space!

    July 24 @ 11:45 am
    July 24, 2017  |  11:45 am - 11:45 am
    Stapleton Library
    Come for playtime, stories, and songs for babies and their caregivers.
  5. Little Picassos Mini-Camp

    July 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    St. George Library
    Registration begins June 12 online at www.nypl.org/stgeorge Is there an artist inside of you waiting to create? Then don’t miss this chance to draw, paint, and create. We will learn about famous artists and their style. From Impressionism to Pop
  6. Clay Date

    July 24 @ 2:00 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    South Beach Library
  7. Reading Aloud

    July 24 @ 3:00 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  3:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Richmondtown Library
  8. Everybody Reads

    July 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    St. George Library
    Join us in the Children’s Room as we read by ourselves for at least 20 minutes, mark the time in our SRP log, and receive a prize!
  9. Craft Around the World

    July 24 @ 3:30 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    West New Brighton Library
    Craft around the world with us this summer! We’ll be a fun craft of different countries every week!
  10. Game On!

    July 24 @ 5:30 pm
    July 24, 2017  |  5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Kids build their strategic thinking and interpersonal skills as they play age appropriate tabletop/video games (PS4 & Wii U)
What's New
The Middle School Years: A Parent Pep Talk

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Expect Memories, Not Mayhem Although the honeymoon period of elementary school is over and middle school comes with ample trials and tribulations for most kids, try not to expect the worst. Parents who welcome the challenges of middle school as

Shark Week 2017 TV Lineup

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GREAT WHITE SHARK SERIAL KILLER LIVES Sunday, July 23 at 7PM ET/PTEvery two years in October – in 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014 – a secluded beach on the central California coast has been the scene of great white shark

Plan for a Successful Summer

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The 2016/17 school year has come and gone, and with its end begins the 71 days (that’s 2 months and 10 days) of glorious summer vacation! Yes, I did say glorious there, didn’t I? You might have to reevaluate that

Rock Your Summer: Kindness Rock Painting

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It’s the most rockin’ activity to share with your kids this summer! Painting rocks is no longer a last-resort craft for bored kids. It’s a full-force kindness movement taking the entire nation by storm. The idea behind it is simple.

Modern Summer Manners for Kids

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School may be out for the summer, but our kiddos can continue learning important lessons and life skills while they’re enjoying their vacation. With so much free time, parents may notice good manners need a refresher. 1. Keep the Dirt