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Serving The City Island Community & the Public Since 1911—101 years

Our hours are: Mondays and Thursdays 11 AM-7 PM

Tuesdays and Wednesdays 11 AM- 6 PM

Fridays and Saturdays 10 AM-5 PM


Read Aloud Story Time Read aloud picture books: Every Thursday, at 3:30 P.M. Ages 4-10.

BILINGUAL BIRDIES Tuesday September 4th, October 2nd and November 6th at 11:00 AM, Newborn to 5 years.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS: Please check our fliers or call for any special children’s programs for the month of Sept.


Board Games: Every Monday at 3:30 PM

Music Video Choice. Every Tuesday at 3:30 PM

“Yu-Gi-Oh” Every Wednesday at 3:30 P.M.

“Game On”: Every Thursday at 3:30 P.M.

Tweens and Teen Lounge, Every Friday at 3:30 P.M.

SPECIAL PROGRAM The Science of Pizza. Wondering why pizza tastes and bakes the way it does? Uncover the science of pizza from yea-sting the dough to the melting point of cheese to the Mallard reaction for the crust. Pizza expert Scott guides you through the chemistry of a pizza kitchen. Ages 12-18. Thursday September 27th at 4:00 PM


Introduction to the Internet: Ongoing Tuesday mornings from 10:00 A.M.-12:00 noon. Please register.

Resume Writing Workshop: Ongoing Wednesday mornings from 10 A.M.-12:00 noon. Please register. Included in this program is: On-Line Job Search. A flash drive to save your work is highly recommended.

Introduction to Facebook The most popular website in the world. Rediscover your old friends and meet new ones. Call the branch for exact dates for the month of September.

LECTURES: Prof Victor maestro presents: The Bronx and 9/11. On this solemn anniversary, join Prof Victor Maestro as he explains the connections between the people of the Bronx and the events of 9/11. Saturday September 15th at 2:00 PM

Jeremy McCue Presents: Who is Your Favorite President of all Time? This is an audience participation program. You will be able to speak your mind freely. Come join us on Saturday September 22nd at 2:00 PM.

Please check back with us for any extra adult programming for this month.

Please check our fliers or call the number below for any additional adult programs that may be presented for the month of September.

Please check our fliers for any last minute additional programs, cancellations, or unscheduled changes. All our programs are free. We are located at 320 City Island Avenue and Bay Street. For more information about any of the programs above and our hours, please call the City Island Branch Library at 718-885-1703. You may also check our website at