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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, March 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your Math or Science homework? Sit in with our volunteer tutor and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Please register for a session.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
11 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. For infants and young children ages 0 to 3 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana. PLEASE NOTE: Limited space. Tickets will be distributed on program days on a first come, first served basis beginning at 10:30am. POR FAVO…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Canceled
Fly Girls: A History of Women Aviators
Celebrate Women's History Month by hearing the stories behind a few brave women who challenged stereotypes to follow their dreams of flying. Stick around for a fun craft commemorating their achievements. Ages 5-11.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.TAG (Teen Advisory Group)
Want to have a voice at your library? Join us for TAG (Teen Advisory Group) on Wednesdays where you will be the first to hear about upcoming programs, help to plan special events, and check out the latest books, CDs, and DVDs. For ages 12 to 18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5:45 p.m.Investment Choices
The purpose of this program is to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments and to help match individual goals to investment choices. Topics to be covered will include comprehensive wealth management and principles of investing. Allan Katz is the owner of Comprehensive Wealth Management Group, LLC, Allan is very involved in the local community, both on a professional and personal level. Allan is a member of the New…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 2, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale Library
Array
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, April 3, 2015
10:30 a.m.Free AARP Tax-Aide and Preparation at Bloomingdale Library
Times: Fridays, February 6 through April 10, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM Location: 2nd Floor Community Room of the Bloomingdale Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Things That Go! Story Time
Trains, and trucks, and planes, oh my! Get moving with songs, stories, and rhymes about all your favorite modes of transportation. For ages 2-4. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Around the World Stories
Take a trip to an exciting new land without even leaving the library! Come along as a librarian shares stories from countries around the world and participate in a craft to take as a souvenir. You'll also make your own passport and collect a sticker for you visit! For ages 4-10.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, April 4, 2015
11 a.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice of meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Falun Dafa (also called Falun Gong) is an advanced practice of Buddha school self-cultivation, founded by Mr. Li Hongzhi, the practice’s master. It is a discipline in which “assimilation to the highest qualities of the universe—Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance)—is the foundation of practice.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Family Story Time
Take a break from Saturday errands and join us at the library for stories, songs, and bouncy rhymes for you and your baby or toddler. Spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other neighborhood parents.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Monday, April 6, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Pre Robotics for Grades K - 2nd
Children create with LEGO, then add motors and battery boxes to make their creations go go go! Sample projects include an alligator that opens and closes it's mouth, a bird that flaps its wings and a ferris wheel that goes 'round and 'round. Presented by RoboFun for grades K to 2nd grades. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in-person. Registration begins March 30th.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Pre-Robotics
Children create with LEGO, then add motors and battery boxes to make their creations go, go, go! Presented by RoboFun for grades K to 2nd. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in person. Must be able to commit to 4 sessions.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your Math or Science homework? Sit in with our volunteer tutor and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Please register for a session.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 7, 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
3 p.m.Itty Bitty Babies
Rhymes and stories for the tiniest of readers. Infants 0-15 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 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
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
12 noonOne-on-one Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Sign up for a 1 hour session of one-on-one computer tutoring with a qualified volunteer. Get help with the basics or more advanced questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter - it's all about you! Bring your laptop if you have one. Call the branch or come in to sign up. Held in the 2nd floor program room. Thanks to New York Cares for their help!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.TAG (Teen Advisory Group)
Want to have a voice at your library? Join us for TAG (Teen Advisory Group) on Wednesdays where you will be the first to hear about upcoming programs, help to plan special events, and check out the latest books, CDs, and DVDs. For ages 12 to 18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Take a break from a busy week with a great children's movie. Snacks are welcome. Recommended for children 4 and up. 4/8/15: Big Hero 6 (Rated PG; 102 mins) The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. (IMDb) 4/15/15: Tarzan (Rated G; 88 mins) A man raised by gorillas must decide where he really belongs when he discovers he is a human. (IMDb) 4/29/15: Antz (Rated…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thursday, April 9, 2015
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale Library
Array
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, April 10, 2015
10 a.m.Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Information
Are you eligible to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance? Come and find out. An Outreach Specialist will be available to assist you with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
10:30 a.m.Free AARP Tax-Aide and Preparation at Bloomingdale Library
Times: Fridays, February 6 through April 10, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM Location: 2nd Floor Community Room of the Bloomingdale Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Things That Go! Story Time
Trains, and trucks, and planes, oh my! Get moving with songs, stories, and rhymes about all your favorite modes of transportation. For ages 2-4. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Bookmark Makers
Drop in and design some bookmarks! Create one for yourself and another to be given away at the library.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:15 a.m.La Leche League
For working and expectant mothers. Fathers/Partners are invited. La Leche League is the world’s foremost authority on breastfeeding. Our mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education. We want to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Bloomingdale LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Families,
Children
11 a.m.Resume & Social Media Workshop
Do you need help creating a resume, or maybe your resume needs a boost? Want to know what buzzwords job recruiters search for, so that your resume gets seen by employers? Join Danielle for a Resume Building and Social Media Workshop with a focus on strategy and technique. Don't forget to bring your resume! Danielle Sandler has an MBA from St. John's University and has been working in recruiting and human resources since 2009.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers
Monday, April 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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