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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
9 a.m.Weird Love Stories: A Creative Writing Workshop
CHRIS ADRIAN, Instructor This workshop will examine the unconventional language used in a number of stories, including short fiction by Donald Barthelme and Judy Budnitz, to create a drama of romantic attachment that resists and overcomes cliché. Participants will also engage in a writing exercise that incorporates some of these elements to produce an affecting piece of writing about love. Chris Adrian is the author of three novels – The Great Night, Gob's Grief, and The Children's Hospital –…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumTeachers,
K-12 Educators
Thursday, October 11, 2012
1:15 p.m.Is Lunch for Wimps? the History of the Midday Meal
In conjunction with the Exhibition Lunch Hour: NYC - now through February 17 at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building at 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue The meal most often eaten in public, lunch has a long history of establishing social status and cementing alliances. A traditional Mongolian proverb advises: “Keep breakfast for yourself, share lunch with your friend and give dinner to your enemy.” From the Ploughman’s lunch in the field to the Power Lunch at the Four Seasons, where, with whom, and up…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, General Research DivisionAdults
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street Library
Array
Adults,
50+
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street Library
Array
Adults,
50+
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street Library
Array
Adults,
50+
Friday, March 29, 2013
9 a.m.Memoir: Turning Your Life into a Story
This seminar is during spring break SAЇD SAYRAFIEZADEH, Instructor How exactly do you take those raw, unwieldy—often embarrassing—personal experiences (also known as your life) and fashion a compelling narrative? By studying the various strategies that established writers such as Tobias Wolff and A. M. Homes have employed in writing memoir, we will explore the genre in relation to traditional storytelling—character, plot, arc, and resolution. And we’ll ask the essential question: does everyone h…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults,
50+,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators
Friday, April 12, 2013
11:15 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes Library50+
Friday, April 19, 2013
11:15 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes Library50+
Friday, April 26, 2013
11:15 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes Library50+
Friday, May 3, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Word 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Word 2010 using the video tutorials from lynda.com. Practice on the PC's in the ETC 3. Learn how to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
11 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, May 10, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Power Point 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Power Point 2010 using the video tutorials from Lynda.com. Practice on the PC's in the ETC3. Learn to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
11 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, May 17, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Excel 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Excel 2010 using the video tutorials from lynda.com. practice on the PC's in the ETC3 classroom. Learn how to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
11 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
11 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, June 7, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Word 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Word 2010 using the video tutorials from lynda.com. Practice on the PC's in the ETC 3. Learn how to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Friday, June 14, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Power Point 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Power Point 2010 using the video tutorials from Lynda.com. Practice on the PC's in the ETC3. Learn to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Thursday, June 20, 2013
3:15 p.m.MS Excel 2010 Open Lab with lynda.com
Learn MS Excel 2010 using the video tutorials from lynda.com. practice on the PC's in the ETC3 classroom. Learn how to download the exercise files from lynda.com and save them to a USB drive. * Please bring headphones and USB drive. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
10:15 a.m.How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age
Just like the rest of our body, the brain requires care, attention and proper exercise. Yet, we often ignore this most vital organ because few know where to begin. Based on the new and expanded second edition of The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness --named a Best Book by AARP in 2011-- co-author Alvaro Fernandez will discuss exactly how to “use it or lose it,” offering a groundbreaking new approach to improving brain health and performance at any age, from children to younger and older adults.…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Yoga for Seniors
YOGA FOR SENIORS IS NOW ON THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 11:00AM-12:00PM. Join us for a free Yoga class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Yoga for Seniors
YOGA FOR SENIORS IS NOW ON THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 11:00AM-12:00PM. Join us for a free Yoga class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Yoga for Seniors
YOGA FOR SENIORS IS NOW ON THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 11:00AM-12:00PM. Join us for a free Yoga class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Yoga for Seniors
YOGA FOR SENIORS IS NOW ON THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 11:00AM-12:00PM. Join us for a free Yoga class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Yoga for Seniors
YOGA FOR SENIORS IS NOW ON THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 11:00AM-12:00PM. Join us for a free Yoga class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
1 p.m.Stay Well Exercise Program
The Stay Well exercise program is geared for all seniors, ranging from the fit to those with disabilities. The curriculum includes aerobic exercises as well as routines designed to enhance balance, build muscle strength and aid in the performance of the tasks associated with daily living. Classes end with stress reduction exercises. Classes normally run 40 - 50 minutes and are held once a week.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, January 2, 2014
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, January 3, 2014
11:15 a.m. Stay Well Exercise
St. Agnes is offering a well- balanced series of exercises for those 50+ for all levels.No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, January 6, 2014
11 a.m.Canceled
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free, fun Stay Well exercise session.Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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