95th Street Library Events for the Next 7 Days

ACT Practice Test (Canceled)

Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Students can take a free ACT practice test conducted by C2 Education and strengthen their reading, writing and math skills. They also can attend a Giveback Session from 7 to 8p.m. Dec. 11 to obtain test results and assess their skills.

Family storytime (NSL)

Monday, December 01, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies also will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children.

A pirate's life for me (NSL)

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Ahoy, mateys ?- it's time for some pirate fun! Walk the plank and take a plunge into the pirate world. Little swashbucklers can enjoy exciting stories, creative crafts and other pirate-themed activities. Come be a rogue of the high seas and become a real-life buccaneer.

Cupcake & cookie club(NSL)

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at 3:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teens can explore their design talents while decorating cupcakes and cookies at the library. There will be a different theme each month. Decorators can eat, take home or give their treats as gifts.

Lights, Camera, Stop Motion(NSL)

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at 4:15 PM -- 95th Street Library
Using the library's iPads, children will learn how to make a stop-motion animated movie with items provided by library staff or objects participants bring from home. Parents are invited for the last 10 minutes of the program to see the crazy and creative movies produced by the budding movie makers.

3-D Holiday Ornaments for Adults (95th)

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Holiday enthusiasts can learn how to design a three-dimensional snowflake or snowman using 123-D, 3-D software and Tinkercad. Creations can be printed with the library's 3-D printer.
Program requires advanced registration.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NSL)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session.

Family storytime (NSL)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies also will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children.