Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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63 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 AM
Book Discussion Group
Join us to discuss Homecoming by Kate Morton. Goodreads Choice Award: Nominee for Best Mystery & Thriller (2023) Adelaide Hills, Christmas Eve, 1959: At the end of a scorching hot day, beside a creek on the grounds of the grand and mysterious mansion, a local delivery man makes a terrible discovery. A police investigation is called and the small town of Tambilla becomes embroiled in one of the most shocking and perplexing murder cases in the history of South Australia. Sixty years later…
Morris Park Library
Online
Adults,

Book Lovers
Today
@ 2:30 PM
Postponed
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Morris Park Library. Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow. Limited space. For ages 18 and up. Register by phone or in person. Registration opens on March 18th.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 3 PM
Are you a LEGO master? Check out our LEGO club at 3pm on Wednesdays! We'll have lots of LEGOs out for you to play and build with. No registration necessary. For ages 5-12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, April 15
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with a series of art workshops for adults. ART INSPIRED by NATURE is an introductory studio art course that will provide instruction in drawing, painting and composition. Students will learn the art of contour line drawing, color mixing, glazing, collage and more while working across genres from landscape to still life to abstraction. Each session of ART INSPIRED BY NATURE will look to the natural world as a starting point to explore the craft of art. The co…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, April 15
@ 3 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at Morris Park Library. Make a simple and fun science project to take home! 12 kids maximum. For ages 5-12. No registration necessary.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, April 15
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, April 16
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, April 16
@ 11 AM
Book Discussion Group
Join us to discuss Homecomming by Kate Morton. Goodreads Choice Award: Nominee for Best Mystery & Thriller (2023) Adelaide Hills, Christmas Eve, 1959: At the end of a scorching hot day, beside a creek on the grounds of the grand and mysterious mansion, a local delivery man makes a terrible discovery. A police investigation is called and the small town of Tambilla becomes embroiled in one of the most shocking and perplexing murder cases in the history of South Australia. Sixty years la…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

Book Lovers
Tue, April 16
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, April 17
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Lavender Blues is an intimate music & movement class designed for babies & toddlers to develop an understanding of rhythm, music, body awareness as well as develop social skills—all while singing, dancing & having fun! We sit in a circle, sing songs, play instruments as well as march, dance & play! For children birth to age 3. Limited to 15 families. Programs are first come first served. Please arrive on time. Space is limited.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, April 17
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, April 17
@ 3 PM
Are you a LEGO master? Check out our LEGO club at 3pm on Wednesdays! We'll have lots of LEGOs out for you to play and build with. No registration necessary. For ages 5-12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Wed, April 17
@ 5 PM
Canceled
NYPL en Español
This event is Online Join West Farms Library Staff for a Spanish Conversation. Come and learn the Spanish language, Learning, listening and repeating with our tutor Melba. We will be developing games and strategies to learn this beautiful Spanish language. Este Evento es en Linea Unase al equipo de la Biblioteca de West Farms en sus conversaciones de Español. Venga y aprenda el idioma Español! Aprendiendo, escuchando y repitiendo junto a nuestra tutora Melba. Estaremos desarrollando ju…
West Farms LibraryAdults
Thu, April 18
@ 11 AM
TeenLIVE
REGISTER NOW! You're invited! Join The New York Public Library and Jackie Khalilieh, author of Something More, for a conversation on intersectionality and nuerodiversity representation in romance - just for teens. You can find this title on NYPL's recently-published Best Books for Teens list! This event will take place on Zoom. About the author JACKIE KHALILIEH is a Palestinian-Canadian writer with a love of nineties pop culture, Dad jokes, and warm and fuzzy romance. Like many autisti…
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, April 18
@ 3 PM
NYPL After School is a free drop-in program for kids ages 6–12 that takes place after regular school hours on Mondays through Thursdays. Join our tutors and Teen Reading Ambassadors for homework help, reading recommendations, fun writing, STEAM, and enrichment activities—and even snacks! No need to register—just show up! Everything is free.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, April 19
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, April 19
@ 1 PM
Americo Casiano was born in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico and came to the Bronx when he was an infant. Americo enrolled at Brooklyn College where he studied English with Charles Lynch and Puerto Rican literature with Alfredo Matilla; whom became his mentors & friends. Both were instrumental in his evolution as a writer. The first session will be a get to know meeting where the participants will inform me of their primary interest (e.g., poetry or creative prose). Based on the feedback, I will…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Sat, April 20
@ 12 PM
Bi-Weekly chapter sesssion - creating opportunities for young girls and gender expansive youth of color sisterhood celebrates their identity and contribute radically to their community.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 22
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with a series of art workshops for adults. ART INSPIRED by NATURE is an introductory studio art course that will provide instruction in drawing, painting and composition. Students will learn the art of contour line drawing, color mixing, glazing, collage and more while working across genres from landscape to still life to abstraction. Each session of ART INSPIRED BY NATURE will look to the natural world as a starting point to explore the craft of art. The co…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, April 22
@ 3 PM
This event will take place in person at the Morris Park Library. Get creative and engage in hands-on projects using a variety of skills. First come, first served. For ages 5 - 12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, April 22
@ 3:30 PM
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 22
@ 4:30 PM
Postponed
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Morris Park Library. Learn the fundamentals of using a Windows computer. Participants will learn how to navigate the Windows operating system and how to use Windows computers effectively. Limited space per session. For ages 18 and up. Register by phone or in person. Registration opens on March 18th.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Tue, April 23
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, April 24
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Lavender Blues is an intimate music & movement class designed for babies & toddlers to develop an understanding of rhythm, music, body awareness as well as develop social skills—all while singing, dancing & having fun! We sit in a circle, sing songs, play instruments as well as march, dance & play! For children birth to age 3. Limited to 15 families. Programs are first come first served. Please arrive on time. Space is limited.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, April 24
@ 3 PM
STEAM for Kids
Signature STEAM enrichment class for kids conducted by the Brooklyn Robot Foundry. Children will build, decorate and take home a fun, hands-on project. They will be introduced to basic concepts in engineering and circuitry while allowing them to express themselves creatively. In person registration required Limited to 20 participants
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Thu, April 25
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
This class will take place in person at the Morris Park Library. Thursdays in April from 11 - 12:30pm: 4/4, 4/11 and 4/25. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Just come to a class! We Speak NYC is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Low- Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Langua…
Morris Park LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Fri, April 26
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Fri, April 26
@ 1 PM
Americo Casiano was born in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico and came to the Bronx when he was an infant. Americo enrolled at Brooklyn College where he studied English with Charles Lynch and Puerto Rican literature with Alfredo Matilla; whom became his mentors & friends. Both were instrumental in his evolution as a writer. The first session will be a get to know meeting where the participants will inform me of their primary interest (e.g., poetry or creative prose). Based on the feedback, I will…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Sat, April 27
@ 2:30 PM
Postponed
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Morris Park Library. Learn how to create a dynamic slideshow presentation using advanced techniques within Microsoft Powerpoint. Topics include embedding external content, adding a theme, and using advanced formatting techniques. Limited space. For ages 18 and up. Register by phone or in person. Registration opens on March 18th.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, April 27
@ 3 PM
Are you a LEGO master? Check out our LEGO club at 3pm on Wednesdays! We'll have lots of LEGOs out for you to play and build with. No registration necessary. For ages 5-12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Mon, April 29
@ 11 AM
Explore your artistic potential with a series of art workshops for adults. ART INSPIRED by NATURE is an introductory studio art course that will provide instruction in drawing, painting and composition. Students will learn the art of contour line drawing, color mixing, glazing, collage and more while working across genres from landscape to still life to abstraction. Each session of ART INSPIRED BY NATURE will look to the natural world as a starting point to explore the craft of art. The co…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, April 29
@ 3 PM
STEAM for Kids
This event will take place in person at Morris Park Library. Make a simple and fun science project to take home! 12 kids maximum. For ages 5-12. No registration necessary.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Tue, April 30
@ 10 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Tue, April 30
@ 11 AM
This class will take place in person at the Morris Park Branch. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Just come! Join us in discussing the how important is Physical Activity. A workshop exploring the importance and benefits of being physically active. Katie Soares is a Health Educator (CHES) from the Bronx Community Health Network.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,

50+
Wed, May 1
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
Lavender Blues is an intimate music & movement class designed for babies & toddlers to develop an understanding of rhythm, music, body awareness as well as develop social skills—all while singing, dancing & having fun! We sit in a circle, sing songs, play instruments as well as march, dance & play! For children birth to age 3. Limited to 15 families. Programs are first come first served. Please arrive on time. Space is limited.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Wed, May 1
@ 3 PM
Are you a LEGO master? Check out our LEGO club at 3pm on Wednesdays! We'll have lots of LEGOs out for you to play and build with. No registration necessary. For ages 5-12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)
Fri, May 3
@ 11 AM
Early Literacy
This program will take place at the Morris Park Library. Play with our large selection of toddler toys and meet other families in our restored Early Literacy Room! This is an informal playgroup for the little ones and their caregivers to meet other families. This is a drop-in program. No registration required.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Infant (0-18 months),

Toddlers (18-36 months),

Pre-schoolers (3-5 years)
Sat, May 4
@ 11:30 AM
Walking Tours
Explore our city with a curated librarian-led walking tour! Join branch staff from Morris Park Branch and Tom Vasti - local historian for an in person walking tour! Learn more about the history and landmarks of this neighborhood and connect with community. The tour will last approximately 1.5 hours and begins at our neighborhood library. We'll take a walk through the Morris Park area, tracing the history of local buildings and landmarks. The Morris Park neighborhood is has an inter…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, May 4
@ 12 PM
Bi-Weekly chapter sesssion - creating opportunities for young girls and gender expansive youth of color sisterhood celebrates their identity and contribute radically to their community.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, May 6
@ 3 PM
This event will take place in person at the Morris Park Library. Get creative and engage in hands-on projects using a variety of skills. First come, first served. For ages 5 - 12.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,

School Age (5-12 years)