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Friday, October 31, 2014
12 noonPelham Parkway Van Nest Halloween Extravaganza!
Join us at Pelham Parkway Van Nest for a Halloween event unlike any other. On October 31st, from 12-5 we will host activities for all ages throughout the afternoon. From 12-2 join us for a special Halloween toddler story time and craft! From 12-5 our custom photo booth, fright room, and contest entry will be available. Be sure to dress to frightfully impress to win our first ever costume contest with a $100 gift card prize! There will be two additional contests that teens and kids may enjo…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
12 noonPre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonMovie MatineeClason's Point LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m. Music Under The Tree for Baby and Me with Dr. AndrewsHigh Bridge LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Secret Window
Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. Rating PG-13, Runtime 97 min, Release Year 2004; Director David Koepp Synopsis From writer/director David Koepp (Stir of Echoes) comes this filmed adaptation of Stephen King's novella Secret Window, Secret Garden, one of four stories in the collection Four Past Midnight. Johnny Depp stars as Mort Rainey, a recently divorced author who decides to take some time off at his cottag…
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
Non-Stop (2014) 106 Minutes; Universal Pictures; Rated PG-13 Starring – Liam Neeson Director – Jaume Collet-Serra During a transatlantic flight from New York City to London, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marksreceives a series of cryptic text messages demanding that he instruct the government to transfer $150 million into an off-shore account. Until he secures the money, a passenger on his flight will be killed every twenty minutes.
Columbus LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Pages for Mac
Get acquainted with Apple's powerful word processor that gives you everything you need to create documents that look beautiful, read beautifully, and let you work seamlessly between Mac and iOS devices, as well as with colleagues, friends, and family who use Microsoft Word.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Free Friday Flicks
10/3 – Madea Goes to Jail 10/17 – The Color Purple 10/24 – Cesar Chavez 10/31 - Legend
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Description: Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
2 p.m.Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading music, videos, images and more! Including streaming and sharing.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Downton Abbey - Season 4!
Are you a Carson or a Bates? A Lady Edith or Lady Rose? Join your fellow fans of House Crawley for all the drama of Downton Abbey Season 4! Fridays at 2:00pm in the Willa Cather Community Room on the library's first floor. October 24: Episode 1 (69 mins.) and Episode 2 (49 mins.) October 31: Episode 3 (49 mins.) and Episode 4 (49 mins.) November 7: Episode 5 (49 mins.) and Episode 6 (49 mins.) November 14: Episode 7 (49 mins.) and Episode 8 (69 mins.) November 21: Christmas Special…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
2 p.m.Halloween Craft & Go
KIDS & TWEENS Before beginning your Halloween festivities, drop in to create a quick "Paper Bag Pumpkin" or "Design Your Own Halloween Treat Bag" Join us in our community room from 2 pm - 4 pm. Children Ages 3 -12yrs
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.OCTOBER FILMS - THE CHILDREN'S HOUR
Two teachers' lives are ruined after students begin to spread false accusations and rumors of lesbianism. With Shirley MacLaine, Audrey Hepburn, James Garner. Directed by William Wyler. 1961, B&W, 107 Minutes.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
2 p.m.Movie Time!
Join us for a screening of popular movies at High Bridge Branch Public Library!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Craft Circle
Come with any craft that you do; knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, needlepoint, rubber band bracelets, macrame, lanyards, or whatever else you like to do. We will sit at a table and talk and do our crafts.
Allerton LibraryAdults
2 p.m."Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, strategies for determining LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job search using LinkedIn, and more.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.Tech Lounge
Need extra Computer time? Come and enjoy extra computer time, in an Adults only environment, where you can listen to music and bring snacks while you search the web.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
2:30 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Halloween Special: Movies @ St. George Library presents 'The Conjuring'
The Conjuring tells the true story of Ed and Lorraine Warren, world renowned paranormal investigators, who were called to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in a secluded farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful demonic entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most horrifying case of their lives. Can't make it? Reserve the title here! Watch the trailer here!
St. George Library CenterAdults
2:30 p.m.Advanced MS PowerPoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Halloween Monster Mash!
Calling all goblins, ghosts, witches, wizards, super heros, and super stars!! Dress up as your favorite character and enjoy a day of music, treats, and fun! Come have a haunting good time!
Macomb's Bridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Cinema
Come in and watch a movie with us on a big screen here at Throg's Neck Library. Feel free to bring a snack.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Chess
Challenge someone in a game of chess.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Webster @ the Movies : Hotel Transylvania
Cast Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez,Kevin James, Fran Drescher & Steve Buscemi Director Genndy Tartakovsky Rated PG 91 minutes; 2012 Columbia Pictures Industries Inc
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren
3 p.m.Breath and Meditation Rejuvenation
Learn how to reduce stress, calm the mind and live with joy through breathing techniques and guided meditation. Be joyful and have inner peace Reduce stress Increase clarity and awareness Enhance productivity This program is a partnership between the St. Agnes Library and Art of Living. Founded in 1981 by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Art of Living is a not for profit, educational and humanitarian organization engaged in stress management and service initiatives. Art of Living operates in ove…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Tompkins Square Stitchers
Hey knitters, spinners, crocheters, and needle-pointers! Got a project you're working on? Need Space? Inspiration? Company? Join us at Tompkins Square Library on Friday evenings from 3-4:30pm for our crafting circle and get your stitch on! All skill levels are welcome, but please note that this is not an instructional workshop. Please bring your own supplies and come to exchange information, share new techniques, and socialize while working on your projects!
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
3 p.m.Yoga
Stay in shape and release stress with yoga! Come in sneakers and comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. *For all ages. First come, first served. ***Limited quantity of mats available. Feel free to bring your own!
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Family Halloween Party
Wear your costume and come on over for a laid back and relaxing afternoon of Halloween crafts and treats at the library! First come, first served.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3 p.m.Zombie Apocalypse
Allerton's Teen Halloween Party..
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Book Character Dress-Up & Movie Viewing Celebration!
Come Celebrate Halloween at the Library! Wear a Book Character Costume (No Mask please) and we will provide small treats and a movie viewing!
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren
3 p.m.Fun Friday = Film Friday
Join us for a Weekly showing of a Children's film!
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren
3 p.m. A Sesame Street Adventure
Join us in celebrating Sesame Street's 45th birthday as we preview the short film Sesame Street Presents: The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange
Need extra computer time? Want to add some bling to your social media sites? Research colleges? Edit video? Learn about our electronic resources and more!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Monster Bowl
Ever thought you could bowl at the library? Well, anything’s possible on Halloween! Stop by the Bloomingdale Library and bowl a few rounds with friends while enjoying some treats and spooky tunes. Don’t forget your costume! For children 5-9 accompanied by an adult.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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