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8 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
2 p.m.R.E.A.D. with BB!
Practice your reading skills with a licensed therapy dog! Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! BB and his, Jeff, owner can't wait for you to come by the library and read them a story. For ages 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 15 minute slot. The R.E.A.D.® (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) children’s literacy program is courtesy of Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA) organization.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
2 p.m.R.E.A.D. with BB!
Practice your reading skills with a licensed therapy dog! Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! BB and his, Jeff, owner can't wait for you to come by the library and read them a story. For ages 5-12. Pre-registration required for each 15 minute slot. The R.E.A.D.® (Reading Education Assistance Dogs) children’s literacy program is courtesy of Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA) organization.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Read with April the Dog
Make an appointment to read our therapy dog, April.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 31, 2015
4 p.m.Read with Theo the Dog
Children read aloud to a registered therapy dog and licensed handler. Space is limited to 3 children and preregistration is required. Please sign up at the Children's Desk or call 212-966-3424 to reserve a 20 minute session for your child.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
3 p.m.Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy
Times are tough, money is tight, but that doesn't mean you need to give up your healthy lifestyle. Learn inexpensive ways to be healthy. We'll discuss how one can be healthy and save money at the same time. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a board certified Orthopedic specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Ithaca College. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a professor at TOURO College in the orthopedic physical therapy residency program. In add…
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 12, 2015
2:30 p.m.Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy
Times are tough, money is tight, but that doesn't mean you need to give up your healthy lifestyle. Learn inexpensive ways to be healthy. We'll discuss how one can be healthy and save money at the same time. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a board certified Orthopedic specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Ithaca College. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a professor at TOURO College in the orthopedic physical therapy residency program. In add…
Inwood LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
6:15 p.m.Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy
Times are tough, money is tight, but that doesn't mean you need to give up your healthy lifestyle. Learn inexpensive ways to be healthy. We'll discuss how one can be healthy and save money at the same time. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a board certified Orthopedic specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Ithaca College. Dr. Adrian Miranda is a professor at TOURO College in the orthopedic physical therapy residency program. In add…
Seward Park LibraryAdults
Monday, October 5, 2015
6:30 p.m.The Gene Therapy Plan: Taking Control of Your Genetic Destiny with Diet and Lifestyle, with Mitchell Gaynor MD, the founder and president of Gaynor Wellness and a clinical assistant professor of medicine at Weill-Cornell Medical College.
In this illustrated lecture, a renowned oncologist and pioneer in integrative medicine, explores a revolutionary approach to healing at the genetic level: preventing cancer, heart disease, and diabetes; increasing brain function; and reversing habits that lead to obesity and premature aging.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults

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