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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, March 30, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4:30 p.m.Quilting with a Purpose
Join us to meet our goal of making 10 quilts and change a child's life. Learn the basics of Quilting while making a difference! Sew We CARE is an organization of caring and creative people who want to contributer their gifts by making quilts for babies and children at risk. All quilts will be donated to a local New York hospital via ABC Quilts/American Moms, Inc chapter No experience required.... just an open heart ALL TOOLS WILL BE SUPPLIED RSVP or Queries: SewWeCareNY@gmail.com
Morningside Heights, Story Hour RoomAdults
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
2 p.m. It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, April 2, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity and snack packed in one hour! For children 2 year-olds (from around 20 months to 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Friday, April 3, 2015
10 a.m.FREE AARP Tax -Aide and Preparation at the George Bruce Library
Times: Fridays, February 27 through April 10, 2015, from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Location: 2nd Floor Children's Reading Room of the George Bruce Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from ea…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
10 a.m. AARP Foundation TAX-AIDE
AARP Foudation TAX-AIDE is offering FREE TAX help to low and moderated income taxpayers, especially those 60 and older. STARTING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2015 TAX PREP HOURS: FRIDAYS 10:00AM-200 PM 3RD FLOOR HARLEM LIBRARY 9 WEST 124TH STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10027 212- 348-5620 Important Forms to Bring with you Government issued identification Last year's tax return Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents Checkbook or pre-printed direct de…
Harlem LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Free AARP Tax-Aide and Preparation at Bloomingdale Library
Times: Fridays, February 6 through April 10, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM Location: 2nd Floor Community Room of the Bloomingdale Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, April 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.FREE AARP Tax Aide and Preparation at the New Amsterdam Library
It's that time of the year again! Yup you've guessed it, TAX SEASON! Come to the New Amsterdam Library to receive FREE tax aide and preparation courtesy of the AARP Organization. Times: Saturdays, February 7th, then Feburary 28th through April 11th, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 3:00 PM *Please note, this service will not be availbe on Saturdays, February 14th & 21st Location: Community Room of the New Amsteram Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. Mos…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Celebrate Poetry Month with Poet's House!
On Saturday April 4th, join us at 11AM as we celebrate poetry month! Our friend Mike from Poet’s House will share a few of his favorite poems and teach you how to act them out using your body! Poems will be followed by a hands-on writing exercise. For children of all ages with a grown up helper.
Battery Park City LibraryChildren
Monday, April 6, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, April 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pre-school Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3 and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night:The Theory of EveryThing
Focus Features Rating PG-13, Runtime 123 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director James Marsh Synopsis James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking, The Theory of Everything, stars Eddie Redmayne as the famous figure. Enrolled as a graduate student at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane (Felicity Jones). After one of his earliest breakthroughs…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, April 10, 2015
10 a.m.FREE AARP Tax -Aide and Preparation at the George Bruce Library
Times: Fridays, February 27 through April 10, 2015, from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Location: 2nd Floor Children's Reading Room of the George Bruce Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from ea…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
10 a.m. AARP Foundation TAX-AIDE
AARP Foudation TAX-AIDE is offering FREE TAX help to low and moderated income taxpayers, especially those 60 and older. STARTING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2015 TAX PREP HOURS: FRIDAYS 10:00AM-200 PM 3RD FLOOR HARLEM LIBRARY 9 WEST 124TH STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10027 212- 348-5620 Important Forms to Bring with you Government issued identification Last year's tax return Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents Checkbook or pre-printed direct de…
Harlem LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Free AARP Tax-Aide and Preparation at Bloomingdale Library
Times: Fridays, February 6 through April 10, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM Location: 2nd Floor Community Room of the Bloomingdale Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.The Seated Stage: Play Reading, 2-3p.m. Exploring Shakespeare's Plays
January 9:The Merchant of Venice, Act 1 February 6: The Merchant of Venice, Act 2 March 6: The Merchant of Venice, Act 3 April 10: The Merchant of Venice, Acts 4 & 5
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10 a.m. Free Tax Prepartion
Free Tax Preparation!! You May Qualify for Refunds and Tax Credits! Tax preparers are IRS-certified, space is limited. Call today to reserve your seat 718-617-0339 Appointments start @ 10 am - 3:30pm Who Is Eligible? Households with: $53,000 or less in income and dependents, OR $25,000 or less in income and no dependents. What Should I Bring? Photo ID Social Security cards for everyone on the return (Eligible immigrants should bring ITIN documents for everyone…
Hunt's Point Library, Community RoomAdults
10:30 a.m.FREE AARP Tax Aide and Preparation at the New Amsterdam Library
It's that time of the year again! Yup you've guessed it, TAX SEASON! Come to the New Amsterdam Library to receive FREE tax aide and preparation courtesy of the AARP Organization. Times: Saturdays, February 7th, then Feburary 28th through April 11th, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 3:00 PM *Please note, this service will not be availbe on Saturdays, February 14th & 21st Location: Community Room of the New Amsteram Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. Mos…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
1 p.m.King Lear, a staged Reading
A staged reading of Shakespeare's King Lear featuring members of The Brooklyn Play Reading Group and the NY Shakespeare Reading Group. Directed by James Williams. Our group will have been working on this for four weeks. Members will have rehearsed from 4 to 10 times depending on the size of the role. Act 1, Scene 1 and Act II, Scene IV will be staged with blocking and actors will have memorized the lines for these two scenes. The rest of the play will be with book in hand. There will be…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, April 13, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Columbus Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. (continuing/referral stud…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thursday, April 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity and snack packed in one hour! For children 2 year-olds (from around 20 months to 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thursday, April 23, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pre-school Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3 and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, April 24, 2015
2:45 p.m. Wills and Advance Directives
An introduction to life-planning documents including wills, health care proxies, living wills, and powers of attorney. Learn why these documents are important and how they can help you plan for the future. Presented by the FInancial Planning Association of New York. Part of Financial Planning Day at SIBL! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
4:15 p.m.Taking the Mystery Out of Retirement Planning
Robin Paradowski discusses the need for retirement planning and savings for those new to the workforce and the need for workers who are nearing retirement age to plan for the decumulation phase. Learn about the tools the Department of Labor provides on its website for calculating an individual's retirement needs, including on-line worksheets and the workbook, “Taking the Mystery Out of Retirement Planning. Learn how individuals who are reaching retirement age can search and perhaps find pe…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:30 a.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Webster Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 10:30a.m. Groups meet Saturdays 10:3…
Webster LibraryEnglish Language Learners
11 a.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Mosholu Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided www.org/events/classes/english-converation Registration and testing: Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Groups meet Saturdays 11:00a.m. -12:…
Mosholu LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sunday, April 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Searching Beyond Google: Nursing and Allied Health
Searching Beyond Google: Nursing and Allied Health Nursing and Allied Health Collection provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration. The database offers current and authoritative content for professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum. Registration on March 27, 2015 at 1pm.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
5:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Science, Industry and Business Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided www.org/events/classes/english-converation Registration and testing: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. (continuing/referral students at 5:00…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Monday, May 4, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Stories from World War One
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! May 2015 — Stories from World War One Monday, May 4, 7 pm Wednesday, May 13, 1 pm Spud Trevor of the Red Hussars by Sapper After Spud Trevor’s death in action in France, his solicitors sent a package to his best friend containing a letter to be opened after Trevor’s death, explaining the circumstances of the cowardly act that ruined his reputation before the War. Blind by Mary Borden The nursing sister was i…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Stories from World War One
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! May 2015 — Stories from World War One Monday, May 4, 7 pm Wednesday, May 13, 1 pm Spud Trevor of the Red Hussars by Sapper After Spud Trevor’s death in action in France, his solicitors sent a package to his best friend containing a letter to be opened after Trevor’s death, explaining the circumstances of the cowardly act that ruined his reputation before the War. Blind by Mary Borden The nursing…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Monday, May 18, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Stories from World War One
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! May 2015 — Stories from World War One Monday, May 18, 7 pm Wednesday, May 27, 1 pm The Bowmen by Andrew Machen Outnumbered and besieged by German infantry, the five hundred remaining English soldiers continued firing from the trenches, knowing they would soon be overwhelmed. Suddenly they got some otherworldly reinforcements. So Handy for the Fun Fair by Winifred Holtby On a family holiday in France several…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
3 p.m.Book Discussion: The Orphan Train by Christina Kline
Penobscot Indian Molly Ayer is close to 'aging out' out of the foster care system. A community service position helping an elderly woman clean out her home is the only thing keeping Molly out of juvie and worse.... As she helps Vivian sort through her possessions and memories, Molly learns that she and Vivian aren't as different as they seem to be.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Stories from World War One
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! May 2015 — Stories from World War One Monday, May 18, 7 pm Wednesday, May 27, 1 pm The Bowmen by Andrew Machen Outnumbered and besieged by German infantry, the five hundred remaining English soldiers continued firing from the trenches, knowing they would soon be overwhelmed. Suddenly they got some otherworldly reinforcements. So Handy for the Fun Fair by Winifred Holtby On a family holiday in F…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Saturday, August 8, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Puccini's IL TABARRO (Act 3) & Leoncavallo's PAGALIACCI
New York Opera Forum performs IL TABARRO (Act 3) byGIACOMO PUCCINI, and PAGLIACCI by RUGGIERO LEONCAVALLO. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults

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