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Monday, October 1, 2012
7 p.m.Winter Journal: PAUL AUSTER in conversation with Paul Holdengräber
“Speak now before it is too late, and then hope to go on speaking until there is nothing more to be said. Time is running out, after all. Perhaps it is just as well to put aside your stories for now and try to examine what it has felt like to live inside this body from the first day you can remember being alive until this one. A catalogue of sensory data. What one might call a phenomenology of breathing.” --Paul Auster, Winter Journal Facing his sixty-forth winter, novelist Paul Auster decides…

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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste Bartos ForumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Monday, November 26, 2012
2 p.m. Meditation/Yoga
Join us for a meditation/yoga session.
Tremont LibraryAdults
Thursday, December 20, 2012
1:15 p.m.Why Our Society Likes Vampires: their Moral Struggle – and Ours
Starting as a meditation on mortality after the illness and death of her late husband, Margot Adler, correspondent at NPR and author, began to obsessively read vampire novels. She has now read more than 230 vampire novels - from teen to adult, from detective, to romance, from gothic to modern. Although it started as a look at issues of mortality, none of that explained the seven billion dollars Hollywood spent on vampire movies in the last two years. "Every society creates the vampire it needs,…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, General Research DivisionAdults,
Book Lovers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, March 7, 2013
1:15 p.m.The Web That Wasn't: Forgotten Forebears of the Internet
If the history of technology teaches us anything, it is that the best technology does not always win. Today, the World Wide Web has become the dominant platform for transmitting knowledge across the globe. But in the years leading up to Tim Berners-Lee's world-changing invention, several pioneering information scientists were exploring a wide range of other concepts that resembled - and in some ways surpassed - the Web as we know it today. What lessons can we learn from these alternative tech…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, General Research DivisionAdults
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
6 p.m.Canceled
Tuesday Night Yoga
In this Basic-Level Vinyasa Flow class for adults and seniors of all ability levels, we break down the basics of individual movements and teach basic fundamentals. We are geared toward the beginner, but great for students with more experience looking to further develop basic postures. It is our intention to get you moving so that you can feel the effect of the yoga, but provide extra instruction at a slightly slower pace to help you build your yoga foundation. Yoga mats are provided. Brought t…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
6 p.m.Canceled
Tuesday Night Yoga
In this Basic-Level Vinyasa Flow class for adults and seniors of all ability levels, we break down the basics of individual movements and teach basic fundamentals. We are geared toward the beginner, but great for students with more experience looking to further develop basic postures. It is our intention to get you moving so that you can feel the effect of the yoga, but provide extra instruction at a slightly slower pace to help you build your yoga foundation. Yoga mats are provided. Brought t…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
6 p.m.Canceled
Tuesday Night Yoga
In this Basic-Level Vinyasa Flow class for adults and seniors of all ability levels, we break down the basics of individual movements and teach basic fundamentals. We are geared toward the beginner, but great for students with more experience looking to further develop basic postures. It is our intention to get you moving so that you can feel the effect of the yoga, but provide extra instruction at a slightly slower pace to help you build your yoga foundation. Yoga mats are provided. Brought t…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
6 p.m.Tuesday Night Yoga
In this Basic-Level Vinyasa Flow class for adults and seniors of all ability levels, we break down the basics of individual movements and teach basic fundamentals. We are geared toward the beginner, but great for students with more experience looking to further develop basic postures. It is our intention to get you moving so that you can feel the effect of the yoga, but provide extra instruction at a slightly slower pace to help you build your yoga foundation. Yoga mats are provided. Brought t…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
6 p.m.Tuesday Night Yoga
In this Basic-Level Vinyasa Flow class for adults and seniors of all ability levels, we break down the basics of individual movements and teach basic fundamentals. We are geared toward the beginner, but great for students with more experience looking to further develop basic postures. It is our intention to get you moving so that you can feel the effect of the yoga, but provide extra instruction at a slightly slower pace to help you build your yoga foundation. Yoga mats are provided. Brought t…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Saturday, January 4, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, January 6, 2014
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
6 p.m. Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
5 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 is a free workshop.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Friday, January 10, 2014
2 p.m.Ongoing
Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, January 11, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, January 13, 2014
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
6 p.m. Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Thursday, January 16, 2014
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 is a free workshop.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Friday, January 17, 2014
2 p.m.Ongoing
Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, January 18, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
6 p.m.Canceled
Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
5 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 is a free workshop.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Friday, January 24, 2014
2 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 is a free workshop.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Saturday, January 25, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, January 27, 2014
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
5:30 p.m.Start the New Year With Meditation
In this busy fast paced world, peace seems like an elusive commodity. Dr. Frank Pawlowski has been a long-time meditator for over 30 years and has been giving workshops and seminars on meditation in various parts of the country. He will lead this helpful and stimulating workshop offering effective techniques that can make your dream of finding inner peace a reality Begin the New Year with meditation and join Dr. Pawlowski as he takes you on this journey.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
6 p.m.Canceled
Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Thursday, January 30, 2014
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 is a free workshop.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Friday, January 31, 2014
2 p.m.Ongoing
Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, February 1, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, February 3, 2014
6 p.m.Canceled
Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Friday, February 7, 2014
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life?Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most.If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace.
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Ongoing
Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, February 8, 2014
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months.Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, February 10, 2014
5 p.m.Leading a Life of Balance and Peace Through Meditation with Dr. Frank Palowski
The health of the body and intellect are greatly prized in our culture and much time, effort and expense go towards this end. While these are worthy pursuits, most of us find ourselves feeling something is missing and not being able to name exactly what it is we are still searching for. The wise men and women from time immemorial knew that while a strong body and mind are important to our well-being, we also need spiritual nourishment to be truly happy in life. Through meditation, being able to…
Edenwald LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
5:30 p.m.Reducing Stress Through Meditation
The scientific community has recently been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. Join Jim Rose, M Ed Rutgers university, is a retired executive of Johnson and Johnson as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple, yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one’s life personally, professionally and spiritually. He has been med…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Meditation @ the Library! Every Tuesday 6PM-7PM Harlem Branch Library9 West 124 StreetNew York NY 10027(Bet Lenox and 5th Ave)212-348-5620 Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Friday, February 14, 2014
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life?Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most.If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace.
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
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