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35 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, May 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.Highbridge Daycare
Class Visit, Story time
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Highbridge DaycareGrand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Job Help 101
This new series of classes will help you with: -Resume Building -Cover Letters -Online Job Applications -Interviewing Skills -Finding the Best Job Opening Websites
Grand Concourse LibraryJob Seekers
Friday, May 29, 2015
11 a.m.Artist Reception and Exhibit
There will be an opening reception of artwork by artists supported by AHRC New York City from 11 am to 1 pm. The artists include Edward Green, Delvis Sandoval, Krystin Ayala, Jayson Valles, and Horace Stewart. The art will be on view through the month of June.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Community Garden Flower Planting
Come help us grow beatiful flowers to decorate the grand Concourse Library.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomFamilies
3:30 p.m.Postponed
Revitalize Your Soul with Yoga!
Yoga is a spiritual and scetic discipline, through the practice of breathing control exercises, simple meditation, and the adoption of bodily postures. It is a popular practice for health and relaxation. **Please bring your own yoga mat and meditation pillow**
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
10:30 a.m.Clase de Computacion Basica
Aprenda abilidades basicas de computacion
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.How To: Make Recycled Paper Envelopes
Use pretty paper to make your own envelopes.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
4 a.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-linving things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Presley and Melody presents: Superheroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
Grand Concourse LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, June 5, 2015
3 p.m.Fun Friday Summer Reading Celebration
Come to a SUPER party to celebrate your inner hero with us and the start of the 2015 Summer Reading program. Activities will include:  Make your own hero cape  Create your superhero name  Prize giveaways  Music  Books  Games  Refreshments
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomFamilies
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out every Friday @ 3:30 p.m.!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
2 p.m.¡El dinero no me alcanza!
¿Vives al día? En un lapso de 40 años, la mayoría de nosotros podría ganar entre $550.000,00 y $2.500.000,00 después de las deducciones tributarias. Si esto es así, entonces ¿por qué no tenemos más dinero en nuestras manos? En éste curso, hablaremos sobre cómo las decisiones financieras que tomamos, por insignificante que parezcan, afectan nuestro patrimonio neto. Entre los temas a tratar están: Hábitos financieros positivos y negativos Establece tus metas de ganancias Crea un presupuest…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
3 p.m.Improving Your Life Through Meditation
Meditation can bring about a sense of calm and balance that benefits your emotional, physical and spiritual well-being. It is easy to learn and can have many lasting and beneficial effects. After you meditate the benefits don’t end when your session ends. Join Renate Lanotte, MS LCSW, psychotherapist and long time meditator, for this enjoyable and informative workshop.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
4:30 p.m.Learn to Make: Flower Headbands
The new style for summer is all about the flower headband! Join us to learn how to make a flower headband and spend your summer in style. El nuevo estilo para este verano es la diadema/corona de flores. Acompañenos para crear una hermosa diadema de flor.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 11, 2015
3:30 p.m.Learn How to Use a Kindle Fire Tablet
Grab your Kindle Fire and visit the Grand Concourse Library to learn how to operate it & learn tips and tricks. Trae su Kindle Fire para aprender a navegar su nueva tableta y descrubre trucos & consejos.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-linving things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 12, 2015
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out every Friday @ 3:30 p.m.!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 13, 2015
11 a.m.Saturday Film
Enjoy a feature presentation on Saturday Morning!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Monday, June 15, 2015
4 p.m.Create Goth Jewelry
Embrace the darker side of jewelry. Mix and match black and silver, red and purple, bats, spiders, and skulls to create your own morbid piece. All material will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Pamela Isaac.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
4:30 p.m.Dance @ NYPL Presents: Introduction to Belly Dance
Belly dance is a great way to learn a beautiful art form while staying in shape, gaining confidence in yourself and having fun. La danza del vientre es una gran manera de aprender una hermosa forma de arte, ganando confianza en ti y tener diversion.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 18, 2015
4 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-linving things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 19, 2015
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out every Friday @ 3:30 p.m.!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
4:30 p.m.Makeover: Decorate your Sneakers!
Do you have old sneakers and don't want to get rid of them yet? Let's do a sneaker makeover! Tiene zapatos viejos u no quieres deshacerse de ellos todavia? Vamos a darles un cambio de imagen!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Friday, June 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out every Friday @ 3:30 p.m.!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, July 2, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 9, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
3 p.m.Shonen-ai
Shonen Ai is one of the most popular genres read by teenage girls in Japan. Create stories that take place in high school environments that focus on friendship and emotions. Basic character creation and story plots are learned, as well as a few different approaches to tackling tough topics and opinions. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 16, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 23, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 20, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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