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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Thursday, February 26, 2015
11 a.m.Winter with Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This February invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 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.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Saturday, February 28, 2015
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
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
9 a.m.A New Perspective on the Declaration of Independence with Steven Pincus
A New Perspective on the Declaration of Independence with Steven Pincus Why was it that the outbreak of the American Revolution and the creation of British India were simultaneous events involving many of the same people? What happens if we think about American independence not as the pivotal moment in American history but as part of a global imperial struggle involving not just the British Empire but the Spanish and French Empires as well? This seminar considers the Declaration of Independence…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars & WritersAdults
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Thursday, March 5, 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
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
5:30 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Don Witter Performing Classical and Spanish Guitar
Explore the influence that Spain and Latin America has had on the guitar and music in general through the centuries. Don Witter, Jr. will be performing various works and styles to showcase the flexibility of the classical guitar. Don Witter, Jr. started musical life at 4 trained as a Classical Pianist and 1st performed in public at the age of 5 at Carnegie Recital Hall. He appeared on the "TED MACK AMATEUR HOUR" and graduated from the high school of Music and Art where he was known as an accomp…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 19, 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
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
4 p.m.Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincon de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English!/ Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividadse de lectura
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Thursday, April 2, 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
Thursday, April 16, 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
Thursday, April 23, 2015
7 p.m.Saint Jordi’s Day: An evening on Josep Pla
Tickets will be available soon through The New York Review of Books. On April 23, Saint Jordi’s Day, Catalonians offer books and flowers to loved ones in honor of Barcelona’s patron saint. In a New York version of this tradition, Jordi Puntí and Colm Tóibín pay tribute to the great Catalan writer Josep Pla, whose books include The Gray Notebook and The Bitter Life. Puntì and Tóibín will discuss Pla’s life, work, and enduring influence on Catalan and Spanish literature. Jordi Puntí -author,…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
9 a.m.Finding a Voice: A Creative Writing Workshop with Jordi Puntí
Finding a Voice: A Creative Writing Workshop with Jordi Puntí The German comedian Karl Valentin famously remarked, “Everything has already been said, but not yet by everyone.” New writers too often imitate or over-reach, as they search for a balance between tradition and a way of writing that is fresh and personal. Finding a “voice,” a distinctive means of expression, is a major achievement, but with each new project, the search begins again. In this workshop, we will consider “voice” in a numb…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars & WritersAdults
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