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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, July 28, 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)
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Focus
Warner Bros. Rating R, Runtime, 105 minutes, Release Year 2015; Directors John Requa & Glenn Ficarra Synopsis Nicky has studied the science of human nature his whole life, and understands precisely how to earn anyone's trust, or fool them into never noticing he's stealing their watch, or wallet, or anything they might have that Nicky can sell. In the movie's opening sequence, he's eating at a New York restaurant when the gorgeous Jess approaches his table and asks him to pretend to be…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
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; Dumb and Dumber To
Dumb and Dumber To (PG13) (2014) Starring Jeff Daniels and Jim Carrey.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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.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.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
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
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
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 attendees a…
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
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 11, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night:
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) an…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, August 13, 2015
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
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
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)
Monday, August 24, 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
Thursday, August 27, 2015
4 p.m.Pajama Night
Pajama Night is a Read Aloud, Craft and light refreshments for children 4-11 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 31, 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
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
6 p.m.Jean Michel Basquiat: The Notebooks | Fred “Fab 5 Freddy” Brathwaite, Al Diaz, Michael Holman, Carlo McCormick, Mary Ann Monforton, Larry Warsh | An Art Book Series Event
FREE - Auditorium doors open at 5:30 p.m. Celebrating the publication of Jean Michel Basquiat: The Notebooks a facsimile edition of eight composition books produced by the artist, and the The Unknown Notebooks exhibition featuring them at Brooklyn Museum, Carlo McCormick moderates a panel discussion featuring Basquiat's close friends and collaborators Fred "Fab 5 Freddy" Brathwaite, Al Diaz, Michael Holman, Mary Ann Monforton, and Larry Walsh. Page 15 from Jean-Michel Basquiat Notebooks F…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
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