Teen Yoga (Registration)

Teen Yoga (Registration)

Tuesday, May 28

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join professional instructor Pooja Mehta for this free 30 minute yoga and mindfulness class for tweens & teens.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up.

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Teen Manga Book Club: "Spy x Family Volume 1" (Registration)

Teen Manga Book Club: “Spy x Family Volume 1” (Registration)

Tuesday, May 28

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Each month we’ll read a different manga and talk about it over snacks!

First up: Spy x Family vol. 1

Join the club and vote to decide our next read.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up and request a copy of the book.

 

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Wednesday, May 29

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Thursday, May 30

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

AVAILABLE SPACE ON THURSDAYS – last session June 20th

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Battle of the Books Interest Meeting for Grades 3 - 11 via ZOOM (Registration)

Battle of the Books Interest Meeting for Grades 3 – 11 via ZOOM (Registration)

Thursday, May 30

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Grades 3-11

Battle of the Books is an the annual book trivia tournament run by the Westchester Library System. Every library has its own teams and we’re looking for kids in grades 3-11 to represent Dobbs Ferry!

If you’re interested in joining and able to dedicate all of Saturday, October 26th, to the tournament, please email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org or childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to get the Zoom link! We will be discussing the tournament format, the books everyone will be reading, permission slips, and more.

Want more info? Check out our website!

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Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Friday, May 31

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit the community room on Friday afternoons and play any of the wide selection of single and multi-player games on the library’s Switch!

Just drop in or email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to reserve your time slot. Time will be limited to 20 minutes when people are waiting.

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Lego Club in the Children's Room

Lego Club in the Children’s Room

Friday, May 31

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 3 +

Use your imagination to build something special with our giant stash of LEGOS!

Fridays all month long.

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Print of the Month: Rainbow

Sunday, June 2

All Day

Celebrate pride with your own rainbow made using the library’s 3D printer!

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to request yours. Available the entire month of June. No cost, limit one per person.

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Stuffed Animal Field Trips - Ongoing from the Children's Room

Stuffed Animal Field Trips – Ongoing from the Children’s Room

Sunday, June 2

All Day

Ages 3 and Up

The library’s stuffed animals want to go on field trips! Check one out, bring them home, and add to their personal scrapbooks by writing about and taking pictures of the fun things you do together. When you’re at the library, you can visit the animals who have made it back to home base and see what they’ve been up to. Stuffed animals may be periodically rotated out based on condition.

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Teen Book Bundles

Teen Book Bundles

Sunday, June 2

All Day

Fill out a brief form and Alex, the teen librarian, will recommend titles for you! All you have to do is pick them up.

Email dobteen@wlsmail.org for more info.

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Teen Yoga (Registration)

Teen Yoga (Registration)

Tuesday, June 4

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join professional instructor Pooja Mehta for this free 30 minute yoga and mindfulness class for tweens & teens.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Wednesday, June 5

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Thursday, June 6

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

AVAILABLE SPACE ON THURSDAYS – last session June 20th

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Friday, June 7

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit the community room on Friday afternoons and play any of the wide selection of single and multi-player games on the library’s Switch!

Just drop in or email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to reserve your time slot. Time will be limited to 20 minutes when people are waiting.

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Lego Club in the Children's Room

Lego Club in the Children’s Room

Friday, June 7

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 3 +

Use your imagination to build something special with our giant stash of LEGOS!

Fridays all month long.

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Grab Bag Movie Night: "Amistad" - Juneteenth Special

Grab Bag Movie Night: “Amistad” – Juneteenth Special

Friday, June 7

7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Action! Comedy! Thriller! Fantasy! Anything goes in our Grab Bag movie series!

This month’s feature is: Amistad

Juneteenth special – In 1839, slaves aboard the Spanish schooner Amistad revolt and take control of the ship, only to be later captured by the United States Revenue-Marine. A fierce battle ensues in the courts of America to determine their fate; free people or slaves. Directed by Steven Spielberg and featuring an all-star cast; based on a true story.

1997 – 152 min – Rated R (violence / nudity) Recommended for ages 16+

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Print of the Month: Rainbow

Sunday, June 9

All Day

Celebrate pride with your own rainbow made using the library’s 3D printer!

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to request yours. Available the entire month of June. No cost, limit one per person.

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Stuffed Animal Field Trips - Ongoing from the Children's Room

Stuffed Animal Field Trips – Ongoing from the Children’s Room

Sunday, June 9

All Day

Ages 3 and Up

The library’s stuffed animals want to go on field trips! Check one out, bring them home, and add to their personal scrapbooks by writing about and taking pictures of the fun things you do together. When you’re at the library, you can visit the animals who have made it back to home base and see what they’ve been up to. Stuffed animals may be periodically rotated out based on condition.

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Teen Book Bundles

Teen Book Bundles

Sunday, June 9

All Day

Fill out a brief form and Alex, the teen librarian, will recommend titles for you! All you have to do is pick them up.

Email dobteen@wlsmail.org for more info.

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Pride Friendship Bracelets

Pride Friendship Bracelets

Monday, June 10

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Let’s celebrate Pride with beaded friendships! Drop in and make bracelets with us; all materials provided.

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Tween Book Club: "The Swifts: A Dictionary of Scoundrels"

Tween Book Club: “The Swifts: A Dictionary of Scoundrels”

Tuesday, June 11

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ages 8-12

Join us for a once-a-month kids’ book club! We read a new book every month, then meet discuss our thoughts and do a trivia battle against each other! This month, we will be reading The Swifts: A Dictionary of Scoundrels by Beth Lincoln

Place a hold so it’s ready to pick up when you come in! Registration is REQUIRED – please email childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, call (914) 693-6615 or stop by the Children’s Room to register.

On the day they are born, every Swift child is brought before the sacred Family Dictionary. They are given a name, and a definition. A definition it is assumed they will grow up to match.

Meet Shenanigan Swift: Little sister. Risk-taker. Mischief-maker.

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Teen Yoga (Registration)

Teen Yoga (Registration)

Tuesday, June 11

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join professional instructor Pooja Mehta for this free 30 minute yoga and mindfulness class for tweens & teens.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Wednesday, June 12

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Thursday, June 13

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

AVAILABLE SPACE ON THURSDAYS – last session June 20th

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Monthly Meeting

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Monthly Meeting

Thursday, June 13

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Want to make a difference in your community and get volunteer credit hours? Apply to become a member of TAG at DFPL! We’ll meet monthly to discuss your ideas, work on projects to improve the library and its services, and have pizza.

Sign up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZLt8GztO4dNyeqRG8RAOHk_vXTVN-iJCqOgfMXpHbuKWCvg/viewform

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Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Friday, June 14

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit the community room on Friday afternoons and play any of the wide selection of single and multi-player games on the library’s Switch!

Just drop in or email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to reserve your time slot. Time will be limited to 20 minutes when people are waiting.

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Lego Club in the Children's Room

Lego Club in the Children’s Room

Friday, June 14

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 3 +

Use your imagination to build something special with our giant stash of LEGOS!

Fridays all month long.

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Cult Classic Movie Night: Raising Arizona

Cult Classic Movie Night: Raising Arizona

Friday, June 14

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We love collabos and our fans, so come join us, Rob and Heather for FAN SELECTION FRIDAY on June 14th at 8pm, where we’ll screen the Coen Brothers cult classic Raising Arizona (1987/Rated PG-13/94 min/Comedy, Crime)!

summary: When a childless couple–an ex-con and an ex-cop–decide to help themselves to one of another family’s quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated.

Stay after the movie for our always lively Film Discussion where we’ll share trivia and have fun prizes!

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To see one of our previous CCMN film discussions, check out our interview with Makeup/Special Effects Artist Dan Frye (Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Dr. Who)

Follow us on Instagram: @CultClassicMovieNight

Questions?  Email TDeery@DobbsFerryLibrary.org

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Print of the Month: Rainbow

Sunday, June 16

All Day

Celebrate pride with your own rainbow made using the library’s 3D printer!

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to request yours. Available the entire month of June. No cost, limit one per person.

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Stuffed Animal Field Trips - Ongoing from the Children's Room

Stuffed Animal Field Trips – Ongoing from the Children’s Room

Sunday, June 16

All Day

Ages 3 and Up

The library’s stuffed animals want to go on field trips! Check one out, bring them home, and add to their personal scrapbooks by writing about and taking pictures of the fun things you do together. When you’re at the library, you can visit the animals who have made it back to home base and see what they’ve been up to. Stuffed animals may be periodically rotated out based on condition.

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Teen Book Bundles

Teen Book Bundles

Sunday, June 16

All Day

Fill out a brief form and Alex, the teen librarian, will recommend titles for you! All you have to do is pick them up.

Email dobteen@wlsmail.org for more info.

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Teen Yoga (Registration)

Teen Yoga (Registration)

Tuesday, June 18

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join professional instructor Pooja Mehta for this free 30 minute yoga and mindfulness class for tweens & teens.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up.

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Wednesday, June 19

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Virtual Program: Amplify Our Voices Animation Class

Virtual Program: Amplify Our Voices Animation Class

Wednesday, June 19

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Teens Ages 13+

Create your own animations in this beginners class for teens!

Join Upendo Books to hear the story of Tracy K. Shaw, founder and CEO of Black Women Animate and the youngest CEO in the animation industry, and learn the basic skills required to create your own animations!

Must be able to attend both sessions.

Register here!

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18): SPACE ON THURSDAYS / REGISTRATION

Thursday, June 20

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

AVAILABLE SPACE ON THURSDAYS – last session June 20th

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Virtual Program: Amplify Our Voices Animation Class

Virtual Program: Amplify Our Voices Animation Class

Thursday, June 20

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Teens Ages 13+

Create your own animations in this beginners class for teens!

Join Upendo Books to hear the story of Tracy K. Shaw, founder and CEO of Black Women Animate and the youngest CEO in the animation industry, and learn the basic skills required to create your own animations!

Must be able to attend both sessions.

Register here!

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Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Nintendo Switch Drop in Hours

Friday, June 21

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit the community room on Friday afternoons and play any of the wide selection of single and multi-player games on the library’s Switch!

Just drop in or email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to reserve your time slot. Time will be limited to 20 minutes when people are waiting.

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Lego Club in the Children's Room

Lego Club in the Children’s Room

Friday, June 21

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 3 +

Use your imagination to build something special with our giant stash of LEGOS!

Fridays all month long.

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Pride Month Meet the Author: Eric Rosswood

Pride Month Meet the Author: Eric Rosswood

Saturday, June 22

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Award-winning author Eric Rosswood will present his latest book, Queer Cheer, and lead a discussion on how to embrace your various identities and add queer joy and positivity to all aspects of your life.

Queer Cheer is paced with information relevant to LGBTQ+ teens and covers topics like identity, coming out, trans inclusive body positivity, healthy relationships, self-esteem, activism, and so much more. And what makes this book truly special is that it includes voices from diverse teens across the country, sharing how they have handled various issues in positive ways. Queer Cheer is a celebration of queer culture, letting teens know that they are part of a wonderful community and that they are awesome just the way they are.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up!

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Print of the Month: Rainbow

Sunday, June 23

All Day

Celebrate pride with your own rainbow made using the library’s 3D printer!

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to request yours. Available the entire month of June. No cost, limit one per person.

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