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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3 p.m.Family Flick Night: Paddington
RATED PG, 95 MINUTES Paddington tells the story of the comic misadventures of a young Peruvian bear who travels to the city in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone, he begins to realize that city life is not all he had imagined -until he meets the kindly Brown family who read the label around his neck that says "Please look after this bear. Thank you," and offer him a temporary haven. It looks as though his luck has changed until this rare talking bear catches the eye of a museum…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6 p.m.Book Discussion — Life After Life: A Novel by Kate Atkinson
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Life After LIfe: A Novel by Kate Atkinson. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks upon a life that will be, to say the least,…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Thursday, July 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Thursdays at M'berg: Movie Night
Sit back, relax, and watch a movie. Film will be voted on at 4pm. Join us each Thursday (3:30/4-5pm) for TEENS ONLY programs. This program series, "Thursdays at M'berg" will feature a range of activities and topics.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Pajama Night
Read Aloud, Craft, and light refreshments for children 4-11 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Jupiter Ascending
Warner Bros. Rating PG-13, Runtime 125 minutes, Release Year 2015; Directors Andy Wachowsk &Lana Wachowski Synopsis Mila Kunis stars as Jupiter Jones, an everyday girl in the future whose life takes an unexpected turn when an ex-soldier (Channing Tatum) comes looking for her in hopes that she can live up to her destiny as the savior of the universe. Andy and Lana Wachowski once again dip their feet into sci-fi territory with this sprawling Warner Bros. epic. Author: Jeremy Wheeler Cast…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Bingo Night for Adults
Join us and play Bingo every Thursday from 4pm - 5pm. Meet new friends and have fun! All adults are welcomed.
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
4 p.m.Pajama Night Celebrating OWL
Celebrating Our World of Literacy, Literacy INC presents reading aloud, arts and crafts, and gives away books.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Roosevelt Island Anime Club
Do you love anime and Japanese culture? Do you know little to nothing about it, but want to learn? If so, join us at the Roosevelt Island Library every Thursday at 4 p.m. The club will discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Whether you’re looking to discover something new or bask in the wonderful nostalgia of past anime/manga that you grew up with, this is the place for you. Please note, programs are subject to cancellation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 31, 2015
11 a.m.Movies For Tots
Chldren can enjoy a short movie or cartoon on DVD. Suitable for a younger auidience. For ages 0 - 5 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, August 3, 2015
4 p.m.Anime!
TEENS! Join us for Anime and fun.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
3 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night!
Come on out and meet your fave authors for teens! Check out the monthly panels below! Wednesday, August 5 6-7:30 pm Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton, Tiny Pretty Things Zoraida Córdova, Labyrinth Lost Katelyn Detweiler, Immaculate Paul Griffin, Adrift Gordon Korman, The Dragonfly Effect Jon Skovron, The Broken Wondrous World Jess Verdi, What You Left Behind Presented in the first floor Willa Cather Community Room. All programs and classes are Free and Open to the Public!
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
2 p.m.Matinee Thursday: Run All Night
Starring Liam Neeson and Ed Harris, Rated R, 114 minutes Mobster and hit man Jimmy Conlon has one night to figure out where his loyalties lie: with his estranged son, Mike, whose life is in danger, or his longtime best friend, mob boss Shawn Maguire, who wants Mike to pay for the death of his own son.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Roosevelt Island Anime Club
Do you love Anime and Japanese culture? Do you know little to nothing about it, but want to learn? If so, join us at the Roosevelt Island Library every Thursday at 4pm. The anime club will discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Also, if you’re looking to discover something new or bask in the wonderful nostalgia of past anime/manga that you grew up with, this is the place for you!! Please note: Programs are subject to cancellation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 7, 2015
6 p.m.First Fridays: House Edition
In honor of trailblazer Larry Levan, August First Fridays at the Schomburg will jam all night long to house music! Levan was a pioneer of house music in New York City, best known for his decade-long residency at the popular New York City night club, Paradise Garage. With sets referred to by his cult following as “Saturday Mass,” Levan experimented with drum machines and synthesizers, ushering in an electronic, post-disco sound that jumpstarted the house music movement. First Fridays at…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults
Saturday, August 8, 2015
3 p.m.International Crime Night
Come learn about the international crime series published by independent publisher Melville House! From Nairobi to Austria, Kiev to Paris and Milan, these books are page turners in the tradition of classic American noir by Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, and James M. Cain. Authors discussed will include Marek Krajewski, Mukoma Wa Ngugi, Derek Raymond, Jakob Arjouni, Giorgio Scerbanenco, and Wolf Haas. Presented by Claire Kelley
67th Street LibraryAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
3 p.m.Get the Geek Out: Anime Club!
Come check out some of the newest mangas and view an episode of a popular anime series!
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Anime!
TEENS! Join us for Anime and fun.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Game Night
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our Wii games and/or the Xbox One games. Take part in our tournaments!
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
2 p.m.Anime Club
Join us as we enjoy authentic Japanese treats and watch some great anime. This month, we will be showing the popular anime, Cowboy Bebop. For ages 13-18. This is a free event.
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: McFarland USA
Walt Disney Pictures Rating PG, Runtime 128 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Niki Caro Synopsis In this inspiring Disney sports drama based on actual events, Kevin Costner plays a high-school football coach who ends up leading a cross-country track team made up of lower-class Latino students to a state championship. Jim White (Costner) finds his days as a football coach numbered when an incident with a player leads to his dismissal. Desperate for work, he moves his wife (Maria Bello)…
Kips Bay Library
Array
Adults
4 p.m.Teen Game Night
Game on! Teens choose from a selection of board and video games (PS4 & Wii U) to play.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.The Seated Stage: Play Reading, 5-6:30 p.m. Exploring Shakespeare's Plays
Do you love plays? Do you enjoy reading aloud? Our play reading group meets once a month and participants take turns to read aloud from the selected play . Our next play is William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. Dates and time: Tuesdays, August 11, Sept. 8 & October 6, 5-6:30 p.m. Come, read with us!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
6 p.m.Movie night: Flight
Flight (R)(2012). Denzel Washington stars as a talented airline pilot struggling with addiction.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
3 p.m.Retro Game Night!
Game on! Unplug and chill out. Join us for an afternoon of board games and fun.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 13, 2015
4 p.m.Roosevelt Island Anime Club
Do you love Anime and Japanese culture? Do you know little to nothing about it, but want to learn? If so, join us at the Roosevelt Island Library every Thursday at 4pm. The anime club will discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Also, if you’re looking to discover something new or bask in the wonderful nostalgia of past anime/manga that you grew up with, this is the place for you!! Please note: Programs are subject to cancellation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5:30 p.m.International Crime Night
Come learn about the international crime series published by independent publisher Melville House! From Nairobi to Austria, Kiev to Paris and Milan, these books are page turners in the tradition of classic American noir by Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, and James M. Cain. Authors discussed will include Marek Krajewski, Mukoma Wa Ngugi, Derek Raymond, Jakob Arjouni, Giorgio Scerbanenco, and Wolf Haas. Presented by Claire Kelley
Webster LibraryAdults
Friday, August 14, 2015
6 p.m.Open Book Night
We are having a book social! We hope you’ll come and share a book you loved reading! What to expect at Open Book Night: 1. Introduce your book with its title, author, publication date and genre (mystery, memoir, play, etc.). One book per person. 2. Tell us what it’s about and why you loved it in 2 minutes or less. 3. We want to have fun, so no negative criticism please. 4. Learn about titles of books that you may enjoy and share with your friends. This month's theme is TRAVEL! Is there a…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Monday, August 17, 2015
3 p.m.Get the Geek Out: Anime Club!
Come check out some of the newest mangas and view an episode of a popular anime series!
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Anime!
TEENS! Join us for Anime and fun.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Onstage Outlaws: Mae West and Texas Guinan during the Lawless Prohibition Era
Commemorating the Brooklyn bombshell’s August 17th birthday in the room where she faced a judge who sent her to jail. During the 1920s, when Mae West was trying to build her career, the building all dramatists and actresses tried to avoid —Jefferson Market Court at 425 Sixth Avenue— was the very site that made a little-known performer world famous. When New York District Attorney Joab Banton had Mae West arrested and hauled in to Jefferson Market Police Court in a paddy wagon on February 9, 192…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
3 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
2 p.m.Teen Club
Spend some time after school at your favorit library, where you can: discuss anime, do art, play games, make friends, become involved with card strategy games or even do your homework! Ages 12-18
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 20, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Seventh Son
Universal Pictures Rating PG-13, Runtime 102 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Sergey Bodrov Synopsis A powerful knight trains his young apprentice to do battle against a diabolical witch who is gathering an army to wage supernatural war on all of mankind in this adaptation of author Joseph Delaney's young-adult novel The Spook's Apprentice. Years ago, brave Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges) succeeded in capturing evil enchantress Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore), and locking her away to rot i…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, August 24, 2015
3 p.m.Get the Geek Out: Anime Club!
Come check out some of the newest mangas and view an episode of a popular anime series!
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Anime!
TEENS! Join us for Anime and fun.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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