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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, August 29, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Speakin' Spanish
Children are taught Spanish through live music, movement, dance, puppetry, and games.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, August 31, 2015
6 p.m.Spanish Book Discussion: La breve y maravillosa vida de Óscar Wao por Junot Díaz
Tertulia Literaria Book Discussion in Spanish Lunes/Monday el 31 de Agosto 2015 6:00 pm-7:00 pm por Junot Díaz Para reservar este libro, consulte en el centro de información en el 4o piso. Una crónica familiar que abarca tres generaciones y dos países, La breve y maravillosa vida de Oscar Wao cuenta la historia del gordiflón y solitario Oscar de León en su intento de convert…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time/ Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones, y rimas en ingles y español. Para niños de 18 meses a 5 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
11:30 a.m.Musica/Music
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Cree su propia página web: Parte 1 - Create your own website (Spanish)
Cree su propio sitio web utilizando Google Sites. Aprende a usar plantillas para crear un sitio o crear un sitio desde cero.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Friday, September 4, 2015
10 a.m.Learn a Language with NYPL's MANGO Languages
In this class, you will be able to learn any language with visual and auditory instruction: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and the culture of the language of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Spanish, French, English, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin) and Italian are among the most popular languages offered. A LIBRARY CARD, PIN NUMBER, and HEADPHONES ARE NECESSARY FOR THIS CLASS.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
10:30 a.m.Google Series: Cómo sacar el máximo de Google - Google Series: Getting More Out of Google (Spanish)
Venga a explorar las profundidades de Google. Descubre algunas de las increíbles nuevas características Google está ofreciendo.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
11 a.m.NYPL Tech Connect: Computer Basics (Spanish )
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications. La clase sera conducida en Espanol
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Cree su propia página web: Parte 2 - Create your own website (Spanish)
Cree su propio sitio web utilizando Google Sites. Aprende a usar plantillas para crear un sitio o crear un sitio desde cero.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thursday, September 10, 2015
4 p.m.MS Word 2010 para Principiantes: Trabajando Con Imagenes - MS Word 2010 for Beginners (Spanish)
Aprenda las funciones básicas de un procesador de textos que puede utilizar para crear documentos con Microsoft Word. Los temas incluyen introducir y editar texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Tremont Library, Computer LabAdults
Friday, September 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A live Spanish music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. Bilingual musicians teach through music, movement, puppetry, and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, September 14, 2015
4 p.m.Platiquemos (Spanish Adult Discussion)
Hablaremos en español sobre los beneficios de la identificación de la ciudad de Nueva York (IDNYC) y todo lo que necesita para solicitarla. Mientras platicamos sus niños podrán hacer una manualidad. (We will talk about the benefits of the New York City ID (IDNYC) and all you need to apply for it. While we chat your children will be able to make a craft.)
South Beach LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time/ Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones, y rimas en ingles y español. Para niños de 18 meses a 5 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Series de Google: Google Drive/Docs (Spanish)
Aprenda a crear, editar y compartir documentos en línea utilizando programas de Google para crear documentos, hojas de cálculos, presentaciones y calendario.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
11:30 a.m.Musica/Music
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonAlejandro Zambra
Alejandro Zambra comes to Books at Noon to discuss his latest work, My Documents. Alejandro Zambra is a Chilean novelist and poet. He is the author of three novels: Ways of Going Home, The Private Lives of Trees, and Bonsai. In Chile he has twice received the National Council on Books and Reading prize for the best novel of the year, among other prizes. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Tin House, Harper’s, and McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern. In 2010, he was selected…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Astor HallAdults,
Book Lovers
Thursday, September 17, 2015
4 p.m.Trilingual Story Time
Enjoy classic stories, songs, and rhymes in English, Spanish and French, shared by librarians! For children of all ages.
Battery Park City LibraryChildren
Friday, September 18, 2015
10 a.m.Learn a Language with NYPL's MANGO Languages
In this class, you will be able to learn any language with visual and auditory instruction: vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and the culture of the language of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Spanish, French, English, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin) and Italian are among the most popular languages offered. A LIBRARY CARD, PIN NUMBER, and HEADPHONES ARE NECESSARY FOR THIS CLASS.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A live Spanish music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. Bilingual musicians teach through music, movement, puppetry, and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, September 24, 2015
11:30 a.m.Cuentalo En Español (Bilingual Story Hour)
Cuentalo en Español/Say it in Spanish Bilingual Story hour for Non Spanish and Spanish Speakers, including playful songs, stories and dance.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, September 25, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A live Spanish music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. Bilingual musicians teach through music, movement, puppetry, and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time/ Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones, y rimas en ingles y español. Para niños de 18 meses a 5 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
11:30 a.m.Musica/Music
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5 p.m.Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Thursday, October 1, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 2, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, October 5, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Scary Stories by Roald Dahl
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! October 2015 — Scary Stories by Roald Dahl Monday, October 5, 7:00 pm Wednesday, October 7, 1:00 pm Lamb to the Slaughter Det. Patrick Maloney is found murdered in his living-room the same night his wife Mary prepared roast leg of lamb for dinner. Coincidence? Man from the South While sitting at the pool at the resort, I chatted with a little old man in a white suit and Panama hat. He had a slight accen…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Scary Stories by Roald Dahl
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! October 2015 — Scary Stories by Roald Dahl Monday, October 5, 7:00 pm Wednesday, October 7, 1:00 pm Lamb to the Slaughter Det. Patrick Maloney is found murdered in his living-room the same night his wife Mary prepared roast leg of lamb for dinner. Coincidence? Man from the South While sitting at the pool at the resort, I chatted with a little old man in a white suit and Panama hat. He had a slight accen…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Thursday, October 8, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 9, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, October 15, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 16, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, October 19, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Scary Stories by Roald Dahl
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! October 2015 — Scary Stories by Roald Dahl Monday, October 19, 7:00 pm Wednesday, October 21, 1:00 pm The Landlady Before reporting to his new job in Bath, Billy Weaver took a room at a bed and breakfast where the landlady seemed a bit dotty but harmless. The Way Up to Heaven Mrs. Foster was terrified about missing the plane to Paris for a long-awaited visit to her daughter and grandchildren. Mr. Foster planned to st…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
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