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10 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 29, 2014
4 p.m.A Christmast Carol
A live theater performance based on Charles Dickens’s classic tale of the old miser Ebenezer Scrooge. Presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for children ages 4 to 12 years old.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 3, 2015
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Saturday, January 10, 2015
1 p.m.The Dickens Fellowship of New York
The Dickens Fellowship of NY is a monthly book discussion group that focuses on the works of Charles Dickens. It is the Dickens Fellowship policy (worldwide) to select a Dickens work for the year to read/discuss. Their latest choice is Nicholas Nickleby. Like many of Dickens's novels, Nicholas Nickleby is characterized by his outrage at cruelty and social injustice, but it is also a flamboyantly exuberant work, revealing his comic genius at its most unerring.Try to read the assigned chapters in…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
2 p.m.A New Year and a Newer Heart: Dramatic Readings From the Works of Charles Dickens.Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 7, 2015
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 14, 2015
2:30 p.m.On The Case: Christie Mysteries
Agatha Christie ON THE CASE: CHRISTIE MYSTERIES In a 65-minute show, three versatile actors perform David Houston’s radio play (with music accompaniment and sound effects) from classic short stories by the all-time mistress of suspense and surprise—including a fully staged scene in which Miss Marple and Monsieur Poirot meet and discuss “Getting Away with Murder,” drawn from numerous Agatha Christie sources. Diana Heinlein, Miss Jane Marple, is well known to Long Island theater-goe…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
3 p.m.Book Discussion: Hard Times by Charles Dickens
Dickens's widely read satirical account of the Industrial Revolution. Dickens creates the Victorian industrial city of Coketown, in northern England, and its unforgettable citizens, such as the unwavering utilitarian Thomas Gradgrind and the factory owner Josiah Bounderby, and the result is his famous critique of capitalist philosophy, the exploitative force he believed was destroying human creativity and joy.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Saturday, April 4, 2015
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Saturday, May 2, 2015
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit http://thefriendsofdickens.org/Home_Page.php
Epiphany LibraryAdults

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