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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, January 26, 2015
1:30 p.m.ReServe Orientation Meeting
ReServe is an innovative nonprofit that matches continuing professionals age 55+ (ReServists) with organizations that need their expertise. Nonprofits and public agencies (Partners) can tap into a lifetime of experience to fill crucial staffing gaps at affordable rates. ReServists can do great things for their communities while they put their professional expertise to work on part-time service projects, in exchange for a modest hourly stipend. Advance registration is required. Applicants age 5…
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
3:30 p.m.ReServe Orientation Meeting
ReServe is an innovative nonprofit that matches continuing professionals age 55+ (ReServists) with organizations that need their expertise. Nonprofits and public agencies (Partners) can tap into a lifetime of experience to fill crucial staffing gaps at affordable rates. ReServists can do great things for their communities while they put their professional expertise to work on part-time service projects, in exchange for a modest hourly stipend. Advance registration is required. Applicants age 5…
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
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, January 27, 2015
4 p.m.Goldfish Investigation
In this lesson children will be introduced to goldfish. Children will learn how to take care of goldfish and how they live.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
5:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Winter 2015 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. First come, first served. 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, January 27, 2015 @ 5:30pm Groups meet Tuesdays,6:30-7:30 February 3, 10…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
6 p.m.Health Care Reform: What It Means To You
There has been information and misinformation about what ObamaCare means for individuals and small businesses. There have also been thousands of pages of law and regulations written about it. The truth is, it means different things for different people. And no matter who you are, whether you have health insurance or not, it means something for you. Audrey Diop explains what ObamaCare means for you. Audrey is the Director of Health Insurance Initiatives for the NYC Human Resources Administrat…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:30 a.m. Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Tunes and Stories for Tiny Tots
Join us for interactive stories, music, and songs perfect for babies and toddlers. Parents, caregivers and children in their care will have fun while being introduced to early literacy concepts and some social skills.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Winter 2015 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. First come, first served. 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: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Groups meet Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm February 4, 11,…
Columbus LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thursday, January 29, 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
Saturday, January 31, 2015
10:30 a.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Winter 2015 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. First come, first served. 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, January 10, 2015 @ 10:30am Groups meet Saturdays 10:30am-12:00pm Janua…
Mosholu LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
2 p.m.Tax Talks
Leading Tax Professionals will be available to answer your tax questions and provide insights into tax preparation, amended returns and tax planning considerations. We will also be prepared discuss the new health care laws and their tax implications. Presented by Toni O'Rourke
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.PreSchool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 5, 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
4 p.m.Once upon a time: A Story Time for ages 3-7 years
Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs and activities to keep your young child excited about reading. Hear a story, learn a story and help act it out: we'll be having fun with story telling this month (and your child will have a chance to practice Narrative Skills).
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 6, 2015
10 a.m.Canceled
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 eac…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
10 a.m.AARP Foundation TAX-AIDE
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 deposit information for your r…
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
3 p.m.Disability Studies Book Group
This monthly discussion series examines themes of disability and identity in literature. Readers of all abilities are welcome. What We Have Done: an Oral History of the Disability Rights Movement, by Fred Pelka. DB74570. 20th-century disability activists describe their political struggles for basic human rights, which led to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Feb 6, 3:00 - 4:15 P.M. Poster Child: a Memoir, by Emily Rapp. DB64965. A former March of Dimes poster child recounts her ph…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
Saturday, February 7, 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
10:30 a.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Winter 2015 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. First come, first served. 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, February 7, 2015 @ 10:30am Groups meet Saturdays 10:30am-12:00pm Febru…
Webster LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
11 a.m.Things to Consider Before You File Your Taxes
Leading Tax Professionals will be available to answer your tax questions and provide insights into tax preparation, amended returns and tax planning considerations. We will also be prepared discuss the new health care laws and their tax implications. Allan Katz is the owner of Comprehensive Wealth Management Group, LLC, Allan is very involved in the local community, both on a professional and personal level. Allan is a member of the New York Chapter of the Financial Planning Association, whe…
125th Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.PreSchool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 12, 2015
4 p.m.Once upon a time: A Story Time for ages 3-7 years
Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs and activities to keep your young child excited about reading. Hear a story, learn a story and help act it out: we'll be having fun with story telling this month (and your child will have a chance to practice Narrative Skills).
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 13, 2015
10 a.m.Canceled
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 eac…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
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, February 14, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Wagner's SIEGFRIED (Act 3) & GOTTERDAMMERUNG (Act 3)
New York Opera Forum performs the selections ofSIEGFRIED (Act 3) & GOTTERDAMMERUNG (Act 3) by RICHARD WAGNER. 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
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
10:30 a.m.PreSchool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 19, 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
4 p.m.Once upon a time: A Story Time for ages 3-7 years
Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs and activities to keep your young child excited about reading. Hear a story, learn a story and help act it out: we'll be having fun with story telling this month (and your child will have a chance to practice Narrative Skills).
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Staged @NYPL presents Harlem Remembered
The program will include two literary prize-winning one act plays: The Hunch by Eulalie Spence (1927), Exit, an Illusion by Marita Bonner (1927) and Tell Me Again, folk tales collected by Zora Neale Hurston and Joel Chandler Harris, dramatized by Dave DeChristopher. HARLEM REMEMBERED will feature a cast of six-eight actors and singers and will be about 70 minutes long. This is the third Harlem Renaissance program created by the Xoregos Performing Company. It follows the XPC's programs of 2010 a…
Muhlenberg LibraryAdults
Friday, February 20, 2015
10 a.m.Canceled
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 eac…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
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, February 21, 2015
2:30 p.m.Music: Double bill of SIEGFRIED (ACT 3) and GÖTTERDAMMERUNG (ACT 3) by RICHARD WAGNER performed by the New York Opera ForumBronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
10:30 a.m.PreSchool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are Welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 26, 2015
4 p.m.Once upon a time: A Story Time for ages 3-7 years
Join us for an afternoon of stories, songs and activities to keep your young child excited about reading. Hear a story, learn a story and help act it out: we'll be having fun with story telling this month (and your child will have a chance to practice Narrative Skills).
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6:15 p.m.Staged @NYPL presents Harlem Remembered
The program will include two literary prize-winning one act plays: The Hunch by Eulalie Spence (1927), Exit, an Illusion by Marita Bonner (1927) and Tell Me Again, folk tales collected by Zora Neale Hurston and Joel Chandler Harris, dramatized by Dave DeChristopher. HARLEM REMEMBERED will feature a cast of six-eight actors and singers and will be about 70 minutes long. This is the third Harlem Renaissance program created by the Xoregos Performing Company. It follows the XPC's programs of 2010 a…
Seward Park LibraryAdults
Friday, February 27, 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 eac…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults
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
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