Appointments are no longer necessary for library use. Masks are still required. Please see details here


Grab & Go Halloween Craft

Sign Up by Friday, October 15th 

Pick-Up October 18th – October 30th

Children will be given all the pieces needed to make a Halloween craft. 

To sign up, call (914)939-6710 ext.108 or email pcrbchildrens@wlsmail.org

Virtual Fall Storytimes with Ms. Tee

Tuesdays:

September 28th

October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th

November 2nd

Join Ms. Tee as she shares some of her favorite stories with you on Tuesdays this fall.

Live Zoom You Picasso Art Program

Discovering People: Learning How To Draw People 

Mondays

October 4th, 18th, & 25th 

November 1st, 8th, & 15th

3:30pm-4:30pm

To sign up, call (914)939-6710 ext.108 or email pcrbchildrens@wlsmail.org

 

Virtual Singalongs with Chloe

Wednesdays:

October 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

Babies, toddlers and preschoolers will sing and dance along with Chloe on Wednesdays this fall.

 

Fall StoryWalk

Friday, October 1st - Monday, November 1st

Parents, children and caregivers are welcome to take a StoryWalk around the outside of the library and enjoy reading The Ghosts Went Floating by Kim Norman. If you have any questions, please call (914)939-6710 and press 3 or email PCRBCHILDRENS@WLSMAIL.ORG

Fall Book Bundles

No time to find books to read? No problem!  We've created bundles of books on different themes so you can take a bunch together! 

Ages 3-6

Ages 7 & Up

English Classes

Learn English Virtually with your local library and Westchester Community College

See the Fall 2021 schedule here!

The PCRB Film Club

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

7:00pm-8:30pm

Under the Shadow (2016)

Fear will find you. 

Please watch the film on your own before the session. A limited number of copies will be available at the library starting October 4th.

If you are interested in participating, please watch the film on your own before the session. Copies can be ordered from the library catalog. The film is also available for streaming on Kanopy.

Email PCRBREF@WLSMAIL.ORG for the discussion link.

 

Adoption: Everything You Need to Know

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
6:30pm-7:30pm
ZOOM Meeting

This free event is open to anyone interested in or involved with the adoption process, including professionals, community members, expectant parents, adoptive or prospective adoptive parents, and adoptees. Come learn about the domestic adoption process and meet the staff of Forever Families Through Adoption. Please contact us for pre-registration and meeting information at adopt@foreverfamiliesthroughadoption.org or 914-939-1180.

 

 

Virtual Local Author Showcase

Lou Del Bianco, author of Out of Rushmore's Shadow HERE

Nathan Eckel, author of The Rose of Antahs HERE

Leslie Kimmelman, author of Eight Knights of Hanukkah HERE

A. Longus, author of The Adventures of Silvana and the Magic Unicorn HERE

Joel Salomon, author of The 9 Money Rules Millionaires Use HERE

Sarah Bracey White, author of Primary Lessons HERE

The Sirens of Suspense Present: Mystery Novel Readings HERE

If you are a local author and would like to be included, please send a video running from 5 minutes to 1 hour to pcrbpl@wlsmail.org.

 

Teen Hobby and Talent Videos

The library wants to share family-friendly videos by local teens displaying a talent, hobby or skill. Some examples of content options are singing, playing an instrument, reading children’s books, performing science experiments, discussing a historical figure, teaching knitting, demonstrating video game tips, grooming a dog, and changing a tire.

Please submit all videos via email to PCRBPL@WLSMAIL.ORG for review and approval. Please include your name, grade, and high school so credit can be given. All approved videos will be shared on the library YouTube channel: Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library. 

YouTube video requirements can be found HERE

The first video in this collection can be found HERE

Banned Books Week

September 26th-October 2nd

View and place holds on these items HERE

Fall Books 

Enjoy these fall books for children.

View and place holds on these items HERE

 

 

Autumn Teen Reads

Leaf thorugh a good book this fall!

Place holds on these items HERE

 

Tutor.com

Free Online Tutoring Service

Mondays-Fridays: 9:00am-10:00pm

Saturdays-Sundays: 3:00pm-10:00pm

Free, live online chat and email support for learners of all ages is available. Check your homework, have an essay reviewed, prepare for a test or have a résumé or cover letter checked.

Visit Tutor.com HERE.

Launchpad Lending

Borrow a Kid-Friendly Tablet

You can borrow these kid-friendly tablets that include storybooks, videos and games that help children learn to read.

For more information, call 914-939-6710 and press 3 or email PCRBCHILDRENS@WLSMAIL.ORG

 

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SPRYE Presents:

Gentle Chair Yoga

Joan Gibbons' popular chair yoga class has been filmed and viewers can participate in the exercises at their convenience.

View HERE.

Book Club

October 25th, 2021 at 7:00pm

We will discuss Eternal by Lisa Scottoline. 

Electronic items: OverDrive eBook OverDrive Audio  

Physical items will be at the library in late August. Call 914-939-6710 and press 5 to ask for a copy. Please specify regular, large print or CD audio. 

At the time of the meeting, please join us HERE.

Books on Diversity for Children, Teens and Adults

Enjoy these books for all age groups celebrating diversity.

You can place holds on the adult books here: FICTION NONFICTION

 

Libros para Niños

Nuestro Departamento de Niños tiene títulos para compartir con usted.

Haga reservas para estos artículos AQUÍ.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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