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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 29, 2014
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For ages 12 months to 3 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
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.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
5 p.m.Canceled
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, December 30, 2014
10:30 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.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, December 31, 2014
11:45 a.m.Happy "Noon" Year!
Can’t stay up till midnight to welcome the New Year? Celebrate early by counting down to the “Noon Year” instead. Enjoy some tunes, snacks, and create your own party hats and noisemakers. For children ages 4-7.
Bloomingdale LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Canceled
Midweek Movie
Take a break from a busy week with a great children's movie. Snacks are welcome. Recommended for children 4 and up. 12/3: Happy Feet (Rated PG; 108 mins.) Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce! (IMDb) 12/10: The Polar Express (Rated PG; 100 mins.) On Christmas Eve, a doubting boy boards a magical train that's headed to the North Pole and Santa Claus' home. (IMDb) 12/17: How to…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Friday, January 2, 2015
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.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, January 5, 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.
Bloomingdale LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
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.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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 LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, January 6, 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 LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 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)
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 20 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
Wednesday, January 7, 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 Library50+,
Adults
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. Anastasia (Rated G; 94 mins) The last surviving child of the Russian Royal Family joins two con men to reunite with her grandmother, the Dowager Empress, while the undead Rasputin seeks her death. (IMDb) Chicken Run (Rated G; 84 mins) Chicken Run is a comedy escape drama with a touch of passion set on a sinister Yorkshire chicken farm in 1950s England. (IMDb) The Princess and…
Bloomingdale LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
5 p.m.Tween Lounge
Stop by the library and unwind. Enjoy an hour of free computer time, board games, or just a laid back environment to hang out with friends. Ages 9-13.
Bloomingdale LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, January 8, 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 Library50+,
Adults
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. Registration required on day of event.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:45 p.m.Pilates
Join us for free Pilates class with a certified instructor. Begin the process toward a building flexibility, muscle strength, and endurance for strong and comfortable body. Wear something comfortable, and don't forget to bring your exercise mat, or a large beach towel. All participants must sign a waiver form before they join in.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Friday, January 9, 2015
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.
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 LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 10, 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 LibraryFamilies
1 p.m.Learn to Knit with Yvette
In this beginners knitting class you will learn how to cast-on, knit, purl and bind off. No experience necessary. Knitters with some experience are also welcome. Participants should bring the following supplies to the workshop: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles Worsted weight yarn or # 4 Red Heart Super Saver. Yarn should be smooth and light in color. Presented by Yvette Jackson
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Monday, January 12, 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.
Bloomingdale LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
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.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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 LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Recommended for children 18-36 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Creative Writing Gym
Come exercise your creativity at this fun and invigorating writing workshop! We'll explore fiction, poetry, plays, and memoir, all within a positive, supportive environment. No experience necessary. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Laurel Haines.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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.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 20 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
Wednesday, January 14, 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 Library50+,
Adults
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. Anastasia (Rated G; 94 mins) The last surviving child of the Russian Royal Family joins two con men to reunite with her grandmother, the Dowager Empress, while the undead Rasputin seeks her death. (IMDb) Chicken Run (Rated G; 84 mins) Chicken Run is a comedy escape drama with a touch of passion set on a sinister Yorkshire chicken farm in 1950s England. (IMDb) The Princess and…
Bloomingdale LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
5 p.m.Tween Lounge
Stop by the library and unwind. Enjoy an hour of free computer time, board games, or just a laid back environment to hang out with friends. Ages 9-13.
Bloomingdale LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, January 15, 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 Library50+,
Adults
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. Registration required on day of event.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:45 p.m.Pilates
Join us for free Pilates class with a certified instructor. Begin the process toward a building flexibility, muscle strength, and endurance for strong and comfortable body. Wear something comfortable, and don't forget to bring your exercise mat, or a large beach towel. All participants must sign a waiver form before they join in.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Friday, January 16, 2015
11 a.m.Music Together Sing-a-long for the Very Young
Join us for a morning of songs and rhymes for the very young! For babies, toddlers and their caregivers. Space is limited. Tickets will be distributed for the program beginning at 10:30am. Eastside Westside Music Together first came to the Upper West Side in 1993, and has brought children's musical education to over 30,000 families. Come to our sing-along and learn first-hand why Eastside Westside Music Together continues to be an enduring and beloved fixture for Upper West Side families.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Saturday, January 17, 2015
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! Pre-registration is required. 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
1 p.m.Learn to Knit with Yvette
In this beginners knitting class you will learn how to cast-on, knit, purl and bind off. No experience necessary. Knitters with some experience are also welcome. Participants should bring the following supplies to the workshop: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles Worsted weight yarn or # 4 Red Heart Super Saver. Yarn should be smooth and light in color. Presented by Yvette Jackson
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
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