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Upcoming Events

  1. Toddler Playtime

    May 20  |  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Huguenot Library

    Join us for some playtime fun! There shall be unstructured playtime with peers.

  2. Toddler Storytime with Police Officers Louise and Tammy

    May 20  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Great Kills Library
  3. Baby Storytime

    May 20  |  11:15 am - 11:15 am
    South Beach Library

    Babies from birth to 24 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, rhymes and playtime with other babies in the neighborhood.

  4. Toddler Time!

    May 20  |  11:30 am - 11:30 am
    Stapleton Library

    Come for stories, songs, action rhymes and coloring! Have fun meeting other little ones in the neighborhood and their caregivers.

  5. Baby Space!

    May 20  |  12:15 pm - 12:15 pm
    Stapleton Library

    Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months

  6. Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group

    May 20  |  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Christopher’s Reason Recovery Center

    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 friends. Hosted by Christopher's Reason

  7. Tot Time Tuesdays

    May 21  |  10:00 am - 11:30 pm
    Clay Pit Ponds Visitors Center

    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.

  8. Fleet Week: 2nd Annual Helicopter Landing at Miller Field

    May 21  |  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Miller Field

    The event will kick off with a fast rope demonstration conducted by a team of U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) members from Virginia Beach, Va. and Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron NINE (HSC-9), known as the "Tridents," from Norfolk, Va.

  9. Tot’s Time

    May 21  |  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    SI Children’s Museum

    Play in learning centers, listen to stories and create artwork! Our classroom setting helps develop social skills while having fun. Ages 2 – 4.

  10. Preschool Picassos: Textured Crayon Rubbings

    May 21  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Great Kills Library
What's New
2019 Staten Island Fairs, Festivals, Food & Fun

With so many fairs, festivals, tastings, parades, parties and strolls on Staten Island this spring, your kids will gladly put down their tablets and phones and join in the excitement! Here’s where to find the fun in Staten Island this

Summer Library Reading Kickoff Parties

Kick off your summer reading adventures with exciting parties at every local library in Staten Island. Here’s this year’s lineup. Click here for hours, locations and phone numbers for individual branches. Dongan Hills Library • Thursday, June 6 • 1pm

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Parents worry about their kids’ health and well-being from the day they enter the delivery room until the day they leave for their college dorm room — and beyond. So, it’s no wonder they put so much care, concern, and

Staten Island’s First Childcare Cooperative

SPONSORED CONTENT “But what if WE ALL owned it?” Two years ago, a group of professional nannies on Staten Island came together to ask themselves this question of a childcare business they were thinking of starting. Their goal was to