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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, May 5, 2016
11 a.m.Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: Thrusday, May 5 , 2016 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 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
Monday, May 9, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
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 3 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, May 14, 2016
2 p.m.Tinta, Papel, y... Café - Tertulias de escritura en español
ESTE PROGRAMA ES EN ESPAÑOL -- THIS PROGRAM IS ENTIRELY IN SPANISH TINTA, PAPEL, Y... CAFÉ TERTULIAS DE ESCRITURA - 2016 ¿Te Gusta Escribir? Si deseas explorar el modo con el que las mujeres nos enfrentamos a la creación literaria y su difusión en español Si escribes, tienes un libro publicado, o sueñas con hacerlo en breve Si estás buscando... Un espacio para compartir las dificultades de mercado de la mujer que escribe en español Una plataforma desde la que expresarte y mostrar…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
Sunday, May 15, 2016
3:30 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Mango Languages
Learn a variety of languages, such as Irish, Swahili, English and Spanish in this database. It has an audio and visual component to the language learning.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Monday, May 16, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
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 3 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Sing Your Way 2 Spanish!
Come Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! with Carlos and company. This highly participatory workshop creates the ideal stress free environment for language learning. You’ll get so caught up singing the catchy melodies and doing the choreographed movements that you won’t even realize how much Spanish you’re learning in the process. Can you think of a more enjoyable and unforgettable way to learn a language? If it feels like a fiesta, then it must be Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! Presented by Carlos Lazarus
Seward Park LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, May 21, 2016
2 p.m.Curso de Finanzas para Latinos
Topics covered in Spanish: How to think about money and our finances The importance of having a plan and priorities in our lives How to create a family budget to track our expenses The importance of having a saving account FICO and our credit history, what you need to know about it Ways and choices to get out of debt, where to find help Presented by Eva Marin
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Monday, May 23, 2016
11 a.m.NYPL Tech Connect: Internet for Beginners in Spanish
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories. Esta clase sera conducida en Espanol
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
5 p.m.Tertulia Literaria / Book Discussion in Spanish/ Crónica de una muerte anunciada por Gabriel Garcaí Márquez
Lunes/Monday el 23 de Mayo 2016 5:00 pm-6:00 pm Crónica de una muerte anunciada por Gabriel Garcaí Márquez
Bronx Library Center, Reference CollectionAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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 3 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
10:30 a.m.Cuentalo en Español
Join us for stories, songs and dance during a bilingual storytime. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, May 26, 2016
6:30 p.m.Planet/Cuba: Art, Culture, and the Future of the Island, with Rachel L. Price, a professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages at Princeton University, and author of "The Object of the Atlantic."
This illustrated lecture examines the transformations in Cuban art, literature, and culture in the post-Fidel era, and features a fascinating array of artists and writers, who are tracing a new socio-cultural map of the island.. Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Friday, May 27, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Storytime
Ms. Gomez will share her favorite songs, rhymes, and books in English and Spanish. For ages 18 months - 5 years.
67th Street LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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 3 años.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, June 2, 2016
4 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: Three Person Concert
A Summer Reading Kick-Off for All Ages The Bilingual Birdies Band will ignite your summer reading challenge with live guitars, percussionists, and trumpet players! Invite us to encourage the importance of reading books in English, Spanish, French, or Mandarin to diverse families who attend your branch! Our 45-minute high energy concert set will have everyone dancing and singing about books, adventures, and reading while learning new vocabulary in a second language. This is the perfect way to ge…
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 6, 2016
6 p.m.Inspired by Flamenco
Spanish guitarist Pablo Giménez offers a solo recital exploring classical guitar’s roots in the Flamenco tradition. Enjoy a diverse program of guitar solos by classical composers Torroba, Albéniz, and Falla, paired with flamenco works by Escudero, Sabicas, and Paco de Lucía. During the recital Giménez will also share a a preview of the upcoming documentary film “Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar." Reserve your seat HERE starting May 6 (If you need assistance with online reservations…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
6 p.m.Postponed
Inspired by Flamenco
Spanish guitarist Pablo Giménez offers a solo recital exploring classical guitar’s roots in the Flamenco tradition. Enjoy a diverse program of guitar solos by classical composers Torroba, Albéniz, and Falla, paired with flamenco works by Escudero, Sabicas, and Paco de Lucía. During the recital Giménez will also share a a preview of the upcoming documentary film “Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar." The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to this program on…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
12:30 p.m.Ceremonial Origins of Salsa
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration for All Ages This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, June 11, 2016
1 p.m.Sing Your Way 2 Spanish!
Come Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! with Carlos and company. This highly participatory workshop creates the ideal stress free environment for language learning. You’ll get so caught up singing the catchy melodies and doing the choreographed movements that you won’t even realize how much Spanish you’re learning in the process. Can you think of a more enjoyable and unforgettable way to learn a language? If it feels like a fiesta, then it must be Sing Your Way 2 Spanish! Presented by Carlos Lazarus…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 23, 2016
4 p.m.Bilingual Concert
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Flor Bromley will play some of her favorite tunes in English and Spanish. With original songs and Archibald the puppet as her guest artist. Flor will create an interactive experience for children and families of all ages that will end in a big FIESTA. A perfect kick-off show for the season. Songs include “Crazy for Books/Amo los Libros” a song that encourages kids to read.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: Thrusday, June 23 , 2016 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
Friday, July 1, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 7, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 8, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Ceremonial Origins of Salsa
A Summer Reading Program This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa. Presented by Jose Obando. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
3 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 14, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 15, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: French
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 21, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 22, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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