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11 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 6, 2016
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
Concussion (2015) 123 Minutes; Columbia Pictures; Rated PG-13 Starring – Will Smith, Stephen Moyer, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Eddie Marsan & Luke Wilson Direcor – Peter Landesman A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known.
Columbus LibraryAdults
Saturday, May 7, 2016
1 p.m.Saturday Movie Matinee
Check out the hottest flicks out there. Refreshments will be made available. All Movies start at 1pm. May 7th- Spotlight May 14th- Lady in the Van May 21st - The Immigrant
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
11 a.m.NYCitizenship Information Session
Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Information Sessions Are you ready to apply for Citizenship? Come to an information session with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out. Learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling. La información estará disponible en inglés y español. No registration required. NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided by the New York Legal Assistance Group through a city-wide partnership with the…
Mott Haven LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
11 a.m.Canceled
Tai Chi for Seniors
Tai Chi for Seniors Great Kills Library Wednesdays: 4/27/2016 - 5/4/2016 - 5/11/2016 11:00 a.m. Tai chi is a system of exercises practiced at a steady meditative pace. Gentle movements coordinated with deep breathing invigorate and heal the body, clear the mind and create inner peace and harmony. Tai chi fosters the ability to face the world with openness and fearlessness and find the sacred dimension of everyday life. Dino Blanche, who has been a teacher of tai chi, jujitsu and self-defens…
Great Kills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
12 noonKNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Free/Low Cost Legal Assistance & Medical Help for Immigrants
Come learn about Immigration Free Low Cost Legal assistance and Low Cost Medical Help. A representative from the Mayors Office of Immigrant Affairs will be able to answer questions.
St. George Library Center, Adult Learning CenterImmigrants
Saturday, May 14, 2016
1 p.m.Saturday Movie Matinee
Check out the hottest flicks out there. Refreshments will be made available. All Movies start at 1pm. May 7th- Spotlight May 14th- Lady in the Van May 21st - The Immigrant
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
5 p.m.The Vito Marcantonio Forum Presents - Marcella Bencivenni's "Italian Immigrant Radical Culture"
Join the Vito Marcantonio Forum in conjunction with the Italian American Writers Association (IAWA) for an author event celebrating Marcella Bencivenni's Italian Immigrant Radical Culture. The event will include an Italian/English bilingual reading of Arturo Giovanitti's poetry. A union leader, socialist political activist and poet, Giovanitti lived in NYC. The event will be introduced by Professor Gerald Meyer, VMF founding member, author, and moderator. In addition to the Marcella Bencivenni b…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Friday, May 20, 2016
5:15 p.m.After Hours Book Discussion: Bright Lines, By Tanwi Nandini Islam
"New York City is defined by the many immigrant groups that have sought refuge here from across the globe, as well as the beautiful languages, values and traditions that they have brought with them. We are proud to continue to use Gracie Mansion to shine new light on the often untold stories of our city’s diverse communities with the Gracie Book Club." — First Lady Chirlane McCray The Gracie Book Club is a new a collaborative effort between the Gracie Mansion Conservancy and First Lady Chirl…
Terence Cardinal Cooke-Cathedral LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Saturday, May 21, 2016
1 p.m.Saturday Movie Matinee
Check out the hottest flicks out there. Refreshments will be made available. All Movies start at 1pm. May 7th- Spotlight May 14th- Lady in the Van May 21st - The Immigrant
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 22, 2016
2 p.m.Matinee Thursday: Concussion
Starring: Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, and Albert Brooks 2 hours 3 Minutes, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful insti…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
6 p.m.LOUISE NEVELSON | Laurie Wilson, Arezoo Moseni | An Art Book Series Event
FREE - Auditorium doors open at 5:30 p.m. In celebration of the publication of LOUISE NEVELSON: Light and Shadow, art historian and biographer Laurie Wilson discusses the remarkable life and art of one of the great sculptors of the twentieth century in a presentation that considers the key elements of Nevelson’s work, the links between her childhood experiences and adult life as an artist, the major influences on her evolving style, the challenges she faced to be taken seriously, and the relati…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students

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