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  1. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    January 16
    January 16, 2017  |  12:00 am - 11:59 pm

  2. Dinosaurs and Fossils

    January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    January 16, 2017  |  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Staten Island Zoo
  3. Tots Time

    January 16 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    January 16, 2017  |  12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Ocean Breeze Park
    Join us for a Tots Time, a brand new class beginning in the fall! Parent must accompany child throughout the program. Children will participate in games, arts and crafts, and motion activities. With various instructors Age restrictions are strictly enforced.
  4. Free Mammography Screenings

    January 17 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
    January 17, 2017  |  9:30 am - 4:30 pm
    LA Fitness- Forest Ave
    *There will also be a van at Bricktown Commons (Michael’s Parking Lot) in Charleston from 9am-12pm and at Hylan Plaza Parking Lot in New Dorp (near CVS) from 1:30pm-4:30pm.* The screenings will be available to eligible women ages 40 and
  5. Tot Time Tuesday

    January 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    January 17, 2017  |  10:00 am - 11:30 am
    The Interpretive Center
    Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!
  6. Tot’s Time Plus

    January 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    January 17, 2017  |  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.
  7. Tuesday Storytime

    January 17 @ 11:00 am
    January 17, 2017  |  11:00 am - 11:00 am
    Barnes & Noble
    Come on up to the Kids’ Department on the second floor and join us for a fun-filled Storytime!
  8. Afternoon Story Time and Craft

    January 17 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    January 17, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    Port Richmond Library
    Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft!
  9. Homework Help

    January 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    January 17, 2017  |  3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    New Dorp Library
    Math tutoring for children Pre-K to 8th Grade; Reading tutoring for children Pre-K to 3rd Grade. First come first served. Sign up lists will start the day of each session when library first opens.
  10. LiteracyINC: Story Hour

    January 17 @ 4:00 pm
    January 17, 2017  |  4:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities.
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