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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Fury
Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. Rating R, Runtime 135 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director David Ayer Synopsis Brad Pitt leads a tank crew in the final days of World War II in this war drama from End of Watch's David Ayer. The year is 1945. Army sergeant Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) is the grizzled commander of a Sherman tank. Determined to strike a decisive victory for the Allies in the European Theater,…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 1, 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 LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night
Come meet your fave authors of teen lit! Up tonight: Elizabeth Eulberg, We Can Work it Out Kathryn Holmes, The Distance Between Lost and Found Elisa Ludwig, Pretty Wanted Kass Morgan, The Homecoming Danielle Paige, The Wicked Will Rise Shani Petroff and Darci Manley, Ash Marie Rutkoski, The Winner’s Crime Kieran Scott, What Waits in the Woods Aaron Starmer, The Whisper Nova Ren Suma, The Walls Around Us
Jefferson Market LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 2, 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)
Friday, April 3, 2015
5 p.m.KOCH (2014) -- POV Friday Night Movies
KOCH (2014) By Neil Barsky 90 minutes Meet Ed Koch, the quintessential New Yorker. Combative, funny and blunt, he was mayor from 1978 to 1989, an era of graffiti, near-bankruptcy and crime. Before his death in 2013, the intensely private man recalled his life and legacy. This event is a collaboration with the award-winning documentary series POV (www.pbs.org/pov). POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premier…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
6 p.m.First Fridays: 80's Edition
The Schomburg Center is turning back the clock and bringing you the big, bold and colorful era of the 1980s at a special 80's Edition of our popular monthly social gathering, First Friday! Groove to the music of DJ Masai and DJ LA in our Langston Hughes Lobby, where they will be expressing their own unique sounds on the 1 and 2's, as you enjoy our signature drinks and extended viewing hours in our galleries. Explore our two new Exhibitions, Curators Choice: Black Life Matters and Coming Home: R…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Exhibition HallAdults
Monday, April 6, 2015
2 p.m.Monday Afternoon Movie- Dracula Untold
In this horror movie, Vlad goes off to fight for his homeland during the Turkish invasion. In order to save his family, he must sell his soul and become forever doomed as a creature of the night. Rated PG-13
Hunt's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 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, April 7, 2015
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)
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
12 noonTavis Smiley
Tavis Smiley comes to Books at Noon to discuss his latest work, My Journey With Maya. Tavis Smiley — broadcaster, author, publisher, advocate, and philanthropist — is currently the host of the late-night television talk show Tavis Smiley on PBS, as well as The Tavis Smiley Show from Public Radio International (PRI), and the daily online radio program, Tavis Talks, on the Tavis Smiley Network (TSN) on BlogTalk Radio. Covenant with Black America, which he edited, became the first nonfiction book…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Astor HallAdults,
Book Lovers
Thursday, April 9, 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)
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
6:30 p.m."Words and Music by Cole Porter," with Mel Haber, a devoted music lover, primarily of popular music and opera.
Born in Peru, Indiana, in 1891, Cole Porter wrote words and music for many Broadway and Hollywood musicals. Among them were Anything Goes, The Gay Divorce, Kiss Me Kate, and High Society. In this illustrated lecture, videos of singers, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Ethel Merman and others will be featured.. Some of the songs performed are "You're the Top," "Begin the Beguine," "Night and Day," "True Love," and "I've Got You Under My Skin." Find out what else is occ…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Friday, April 10, 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. In honor of spring, this month’s theme is…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: "The Prague Cemetery" by Umberto Eco
Gardners Nineteenth-century Europe - from Turin to Prague to Paris - abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons. Italian republicans strangle priests with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses at night. See this title in the NYPL catalog. "19th-century Europe--from Turin to Prague to Paris--abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Jesuits plot against Freemasons. In Italy, repu…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
2 p.m.Saturday Showtime: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Sit back relax and enjoy a family friendly movie! *For ages 12 & under. Caregivers welcome.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, April 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.Family Movie Night: Big Hero 6
Come join us for a family fun at the movies on the big screen. Synopsis: Robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada learns to harness his genius, thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon, and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion - a robot named Baymax - and tr…
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6:30 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, April 14, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Get On Up
Universal Pictures Rating PG-13, Runtime 138 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Tate Taylor Synopsis Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help). From a childhood spent in poverty to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, Brown's incredible life story is one of talent, determination, and perseverance. Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, and Erica Huggins produce a film co-…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Anime Club
Join us as we enjoy authentic Japanese treats and watch some great anime. This month, we will be showing an episode of Cluster Edge! For ages 13-18. This is a free event.
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 15, 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 LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, April 16, 2015
2 p.m.Muhlenberg Thursday Film Matinee: Dracula Untold
This horror tale is set to take place in Romania during the Turkish invasion as Vlad (Luke Evans) goes to the greatest of lengths to fight for his homeland -- even if it means selling his soul and becoming forever doomed as a creature of the night. Author: Jason Buchanan; Director: Gary Shore; Cast: Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, Diarmaid Murtagh, Art Parkinson, Charles Dance; Rated PG-13; 92 minutes; 2014; Universal Pictures. Assistive listening is provided for those with hearing los…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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)
Saturday, April 18, 2015
1 p.m.Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"Before Sunrise", starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. ( 1995; 105 mins) Directed by Richard Linklater (Boyhood) A young man and woman meet on a train in Europe, and wind up spending one evening together in Vienna. Unfortunately, both know that this will probably be their only night together.
Morningside HeightsAdults
Monday, April 20, 2015
6:30 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, April 21, 2015
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.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)
6 p.m.Movie Night: The Equalizer
The Equalizer (R) (2014) Denzel Washington is a former spy who has faked his death in order to live a quiet life, but his sense of justice draws him to use his deadly skills to defend the victimis of crime.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 22, 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 LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
5 p.m.Literacy Pajama Party
Bring your parents, your siblings, and your favorite pj's, stuffed animals, and blankies, for a night full of stories, and arts & crafts activity.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 23, 2015
11 a.m.Thursday Classic Movies at Columbus Library
The Night of the Iguana (1963) 125 Minutes; Warner Bros.; Not Rated Starring – Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr & Sue Lyon Director – John Huston A defrocked, alcoholic, and emotionally-troubled minister struggles with his desire for earthly pleasures as a tour guide in Mexico. Shepherding a busload of school teachers and one libidinous 18-year old girl, he becomes entangled with the teen, suffers a nervous breakdown when discovered, and strands the group at the remot…
Columbus 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)
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Annie
Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. Rating PG, Runtime 118 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Will Gluck Synopsis Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-no…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, April 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.Anime @ Washington Heights
Come watch an episode or two of the newest anime!
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, April 27, 2015
3:30 p.m.Family Movie Night: Hunger Games Mockingjay-Part 1
Come join us for a family fun at the movies on the big screen. Synopsis: The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds Katniss Everdeen faced with a decision that could sway the fate of a nation. In the wake of the Quarter Quell, the Hunger Games have been changed forever, and Katniss ends up in District 13. Her courage having inspired a nation, the brave young heroine heeds the advice of her friends, and sets out to save Peeta. Meanwhile, Katniss' fragile alliance with Pre…
Tottenville LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 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, April 28, 2015
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
6 p.m.Movie night; John Wick
John Wick (R) (2014) Keanu Reeves plays John Wick a retired hitman hunting the mean streets of New York seeking vengance on the gangsters who took everything from him.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11:15 a.m.Midweek Movie: Cover Girl
A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl. Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers, Jinx Falkenburg, Leslie Brooks, Eve Arden, Otto Kruger, Jess Barker, Anita Colby, Curt Bois. 1944, 107mins. Cover Girl
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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 LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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