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Saturday, April 18, 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.Canceled
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
2 p.m.Poetry Reading: The Poet Laureate of the Upper West Side
Come celebrate National Poetry Month with local poet Esther Lazarson as she reads her poems from her book, "Everyday Poems for Everyday People."
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Monday, April 20, 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 IS NOW FULL.
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 21, 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
4 p.m.Go Green: Found Art
Recycle old favorites into new pieces! Create a bracelet, necklace, or other accessories out of everyday objects. Break it down to bring your fashion to the next level. All materials will be provided. Presented by Pamela Isaac. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
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.Canceled
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
Wednesday, April 22, 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)
Thursday, April 23, 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 LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:45 p.m.Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell. Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, April 24, 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. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, April 25, 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! 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
2 p.m.Lilia!
The indomitable Lilia Skala comes to life in her grand-daughter’s deeply personal celebration of a life in the theatre. Buoyed by a resolute faith, the Austrian stage actress flees the Third Reich and finds herself laboring in a NY zipper factory before working her way back to Broadway and the silver screen - eventually to collect Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe award nominations.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Monday, April 27, 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 IS NOW FULL.
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 28, 2015
11 a.m.Tiny Tunes
Grab your dancing shoes and prepare to get your groove on at Bloomingdale Library! Join us for some play with musical instruments, songs and plenty of dancing. For children 18 months to 4 years. Please note: Tickets will be distributed at 10:45. Adult MUST participate.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
4 p.m.KidsLIVE! Presents: Scott Campbell!
Join us for a KidsLIVE! Author Talk and meet Scott Campbell. Hear him discuss his lovable new book Hug Machine. All ages welcome. Please note: This event will be recorded. KidsLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
4 p.m.KidsLIVE! Author Talk with Scott Campbell
Join us for a KidsLIVE! Author Talk and meet Scott Campbell! Hear him discuss his lovable new book Hug Machine. All ages welcome. This event will be recorded.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
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
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
Wednesday, April 29, 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.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
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 p.m.Standing Down: A reading & discussion group for veterans
Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian is a new reading and discussion series for veterans. It is held in the informal setting of your local library and based on a special collection of writing by and about men and women who have served in the military and made the transition back into civilian life. Standing Down includes writing ranging from Homer’s Iliad to personal accounts by members of the US Armed Forces. This program is open to members of the U.S. Armed Forces from all eras, their fam…
Bloomingdale Library, AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, April 30, 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 LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, May 2, 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
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