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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: Miss you Already
Starring: Drew Barrymore, Toni Collette, and Dominic Cooper 1 hour 52 Minutes, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: Milly and Jess have been Best friends forever. They've shared everything since they were kids - secrets, clothes, laughs, substances, boyfriends... now they are trying to be grown ups. Milly has a high-flying job and lives in a beautiful townhouse with husband Kit and their two kids. Jess is a town planner and she and her boyfriend Jago live on a bohemian houseboat on a London canal.…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Memorial Day Crafternoon
Celebrate the men and woman who gave their lives for our freedom... AND the unnoficial start of summer with a fun patriotic craft! Ages 4+ This program takes place in the chidren's room All materials provided
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 11 a.m.
Bitty Book Buddies
Bitty Book Buddies... Now on select Fridays! A fun and interactive program for babies and toddlers ages 0-36 months, featuring songs, action rhymes, and stories! This program takes place in the children's room while the library is open to the public. Play time takes place before and after story time!
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 1 p.m.
Meditation for Body, Mind, and Soul
Doctors, health practitioners, universities, and even insurance companies are now recognizing the practice of meditation as a means of creating a more positive, healthy lifestyle. It is an invaluable tool helping people reduce stress, gain a deeper sense of fulfillment in life, as well as foster greater physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Jim Rose M Ed Rutgers University and long time meditator who will offer a practical technique of meditation that can positively impact your life.…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Color Me Happy
T.G.I.F! Relax and have fun coloring with other children every Friday after school, from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m., in the children's room. Ages 3+. Please note: this is an unstructured program.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Tue, May 31
@ 11 a.m.
Crafty Story Time: The Letter R
A short themed story time followed by an easy craft project for toddlers ages 1-3. Limited to 25 participants - first come, first served. This week's focus will be on the letter R as we continue our journey through the alphabet.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, May 31
@ 3 p.m.
Discussion Group: Ruby by Cynthia Bond
The epic, unforgettable story of a man determined to protect the woman he loves from the town desperate to destory her. This book group meets the last Tuesday of every month at 3pm.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wed, June 1
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Downloading NYPL eBooks
Get started with borrowing eBooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 1
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help with your eBooks? Bring your technology questions to our Free one-on-one computer help sessions. No appointment is necessary!
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Thu, June 2
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: Everest
Starring: Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, and Thomas M. Wright 2 hours 1 Minute, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: On the morning of May 10 1996, climbers from two commercial expeditions start their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. With little warning, a violent storm strikes the mountain, engulfing the adventurers in one of the fiercest blizzards ever encountered by man. Challenged by the harshest conditions imaginable, the teams must endure blisteri…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Sat, June 4
@ 10:45 a.m.
Beginner's Watercolor Painting Class
This workshop will explore the following basics: washes, wet on dry, wet on wet, how to begin a painting, how to finish a painting, composition and color theory, and critique of class and homework. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration is for all four classes, June 4, 11, 18, and 2. Required materials for the class are below (must be purchased prior to class). Sign up begins Saturday, May 28, 2016 by phone or in-person. Materials List: Watercolor Block (Not a watercolor pad).…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Mon, June 6
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Golden Boy
1 hour 39 minutes, 1939 ( Drama, Romance) Starring: Barbara Stanwych, Adolphe Menjou, and William Holden Storyline: Joe Bonaparte's father wants him to pursue his musical talent; but Joe wants to be a boxer. Persuading near-bankrupt manager Tom Moody to give him a chance, Joe quickly rises in his new profession. When he has second thoughts Moody's girl Lorna uses feminine wiles to keep him boxing. But when tough gangster Eddie Fuseli wants to "buy a piece' of Joe, Lorna herself begins to have…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, June 8
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Get started with borrowing eBooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 8
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help with your eBooks? Bring your technology questions to our Free one-on-one computer help sessions. No appointment is necessary!
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Thu, June 9
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: Black Mass
Starring: Johnny Depp, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Dakota Johnson 2 hours 3 Minutes, 2015, Rated R Storyline: Based on a true story of James "Whitey" Bulger, an Irish Mob godfather and FBI informant who had a "secret trading" deal with his brother, William "Billy" Bulger, a state senator and a Boston public figure, and John Connolly, an FBI agent. They planned to take down the Italian mob and mafia in Boston, which went awry and things turned massively violent. When the credence for each oth…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Sat, June 11
@ 10:45 a.m.
Beginner's Watercolor Painting Class
This workshop will explore the following basics: washes, wet on dry, wet on wet, how to begin a painting, how to finish a painting, composition and color theory, and critique of class and homework. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration is for all four classes, June 4, 11, 18, and 2. Required materials for the class are below (must be purchased prior to class). Sign up begins Saturday, May 28, 2016 by phone or in-person. Materials List: Watercolor Block (Not a watercolor pad).…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Mon, June 13
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Born Yesterday
1 hour 43 minutes, 1939 ( Comedy, Drama, Romance) Starring: Judy Holliday, William Holden, and Broderick Crawford Storyline: Uncouth, loud-mouth junkyard tycoon Harry Brock descends upon Washington D.C. to buy himself a congressman or two, bringing with him his mistress, ex-showgirl Billie Dawn. Brock hires newspaperman Paul Verrall to see if he can soften her rough edges and make her more presentable in capital society. But Harry gets more than he bargained for as Billie absorbs Verall's les…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, June 15
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 15
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help with your eBooks? Bring your technology questions to our Free one-on-one computer help sessions. No appointment is necessary!
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, June 15
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
QUIET READ: 2016 Adult Summer Reading Kick-off
Come in and cool down with that book you’ve been meaning to read or can’t wait to finish. Surround yourself with other readers and get away from the noise of the city – if only for an hour. No cell phones! No audio devices! No conversations! It’s just you and the written word.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Thu, June 16
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: Creed
Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, and Tessa Thompson 2 hours 13 Minutes, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: Adonis Johnson is the son of the famous boxing champion Apollo Creed, who died in a boxing match in Rocky IV (1985). Adonis wasn't born until after his father's death and wants to follow his fathers footsteps in boxing. He seeks a mentor who is the former heavyweight boxing champion and former friend of Apollo Creed, the retired Rocky Balboa. Rocky eventually agrees to mento…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Sat, June 18
@ 10:45 a.m.
Beginner's Watercolor Painting Class
This workshop will explore the following basics: washes, wet on dry, wet on wet, how to begin a painting, how to finish a painting, composition and color theory, and critique of class and homework. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration is for all four classes, June 4, 11, 18, and 2. Required materials for the class are below (must be purchased prior to class). Sign up begins Saturday, May 28, 2016 by phone or in-person. Materials List: Watercolor Block (Not a watercolor pad).…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Sat, June 18
@ 1 p.m.
A Day of Mindfulness: Experiencing Life in the Now With Donald
There will be an emphasis on mindfulness (a focus on now) with some interest in meditation (a focus on breath.) Mindfulness meditation opens a door to greater appreciation of life in the moment. The day will include 20 minute periods for practicing breath meditation, walking meditation, learning to focus on the present through the body, mindfulness of sound, and many other aspects of mindfulness. The emphasis is on learning to be present for two really different reasons. One, in order to exper…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Mon, June 20
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Stalag 17
2 hours, 1953 ( Drama, War) Starring: William Holden, Don Taylor, Otto Preminger Storyline: It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17. For the man in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problem -there seems to be a security leak. The Germans always seem to be forewarned about escapes and in the most recent attempt the Germans always seem to be forewarned about escapes and in the most recent attempt the two men, Manfredi and Johnson, walked straight into…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Tue, June 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Computer Basics
Need help setting up e-mail or using the Internet? Could you use a basic introduction to Microsoft Word or Excel? Then these guided tutorials are for you! Listen along as an expert instructor guides you through a topic of your choice. The class is held on the first Tuesday of every month from 10:30am - 12pm Space is limited to 6. Please sign-up in person or by phone to reserve a spot. *Participants will need an active NYPL library card to access the tutorials & headphones to listen in.…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, June 22
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Nursery Rhyme Time
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Join Mr. Patrick and his guitar for a musical celebration of some old favorites. We’ll be hip-hoppin’ with Humpty Dumpty and cutting loose with Mother Goose.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 23
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: Freeheld
Starring: Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, and Steve Carell 1 hour 43 Minutes, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Sat, June 25
@ 10:45 a.m.
Beginner's Watercolor Painting Class
This workshop will explore the following basics: washes, wet on dry, wet on wet, how to begin a painting, how to finish a painting, composition and color theory, and critique of class and homework. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration is for all four classes, June 4, 11, 18, and 2. Required materials for the class are below (must be purchased prior to class). Sign up begins Saturday, May 28, 2016 by phone or in-person. Materials List: Watercolor Block (Not a watercolor pad).…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Mon, June 27
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Picnic
1 hours 55 minutes, 1955 ( Drama, Romance) Starring: William Holden, Kim Novak, and Betty Field Storyline: The morning of a small town Labor Day picnic, a drifter (Hal Carter) blows into town to visit an old fraternity buddy (Alan Benson) who also happens to be the son of the richest man in town. Hal is an egocentric braggart - all potential and no accomplishment. He meets up with Madge Owens, the town beauty queen and girlfriend of Alan Benson.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Tue, June 28
@ 3 p.m.
Discussion Group: A Fighting Chance by Elizabeth Warren
An unlikely political star tells the inspiring story of the two-decade journey that taught her how Washington really works--and really doesn't. This book group meets the last Tuesday of every month at 3pm.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wed, June 29
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Excel 2010
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Epiphany LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 29
@ 12 noon
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help with your eBooks? Bring your technology questions to our Free one-on-one computer help sessions. No appointment is necessary!
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Thu, June 30
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: In the Heart of the Sea
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, and Brendan Gleeson 2 hour 2 Minutes, 2015, Rated PG 13 Storyline: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. "In the Heart of the Sea" reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's survivin…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Fri, July 1
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 1
@ 1 p.m.
Downton Abbey: The Final Season
Calling all Downton Abbey lovers!! Miss the show’s swan song? Want to watch it all again? Join us for five afternoons this summer to cool off with the British drama. All showings are Fridays at 1pm in the 3rd floor community room. Schedule as follows: Episodes 1 & 2: July 1st Episodes 3 & 4: July 8th Episodes 5 & 6: July 15th Episodes 7 & 8: July 22nd Series Finale: July 29th
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Tue, July 5
@ 10:30 a.m.
Computer Basics
Need help setting up e-mail or using the Internet? Could you use a basic introduction to Microsoft Word or Excel? Then these guided tutorials are for you! Listen along as an expert instructor guides you through a topic of your choice. The class is held on the first Tuesday of every month from 10:30am - 12pm Space is limited to 6. Please sign-up in person or by phone to reserve a spot. *Participants will need an active NYPL library card to access the tutorials & headphones to listen in.…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, July 6
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
QUIET READ: Adult Summer Reading
Come in and cool down with that book you’ve been meaning to read or can’t wait to finish. Surround yourself with other readers and get away from the noise of the city – if only for an hour. No cell phones! No audio devices! No conversations! It’s just you and the written word.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Thu, July 7
@ 2 p.m.
Matinee Thursday: The Big Short
Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, and Ryan Gosling 2 hours 10 Minutes, 2015, Rated R Storyline: Three separate but parallel stories of the U.S mortgage housing crisis of 2005 are told. Michael Burry, an eccentric ex-physician turned one-eyed Scion Capital hedge fund manager, has traded traditional office attire for shorts, bare feet and a Supercuts haircut. He believes that the US housing market is built on a bubble that will burst within the next few years. Autonomy within the company…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Fri, July 8
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 8
@ 1 p.m.
Downton Abbey: The Final Season
Calling all Downton Abbey lovers!! Miss the show’s swan song? Want to watch it all again? Join us for five afternoons this summer to cool off with the British drama. All showings are Fridays at 1pm in the 3rd floor community room. Schedule as follows: Episodes 1 & 2: July 1st Episodes 3 & 4: July 8th Episodes 5 & 6: July 15th Episodes 7 & 8: July 22nd Series Finale: July 29th
Epiphany LibraryAdults
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