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Monday, February 8, 2016
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood every Monday. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Stories and Craft
Join us as we share favorite stories and make a simple craft every Monday after school. Recommended for ages 3-6.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
3:30 p.m.Kids' Febuary Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. Febuary 2nd: Follow That Bird Big Bird (Caroll Spinney) loves spending his days on Sesame Street with all of his different friends. However, social worker Miss Finch (Sally Kellerman) feels that Big Bird should live in an environment with only birds like himself. When she sends him to live with a family of dodos in Illinois, Big Bird cannot he…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Kids' February Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. February 9th: Ratatouille Remy (Patton Oswalt), a resident of Paris, appreciates good food and has quite a sophisticated palate. He would love to become a chef so he can create and enjoy culinary masterpieces to his heart's delight. The only problem is, Remy is a rat. When he winds up in the sewer beneath one of Paris' finest restaurants, th…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood every Wednesday morning. Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 11, 2016
2 p.m.Film Screening: The Sting (1973)
Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff (Paul Newman) to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss responsible, Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw). Hooker and Gondorff set about implementing an elaborate scheme, one so crafty that Lonnegan won't even know he's been swindled. As their big con unfolds, however, things don't go according to plan, requiring some last-minute improvisation by the undaunted duo.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Ooh, La La! Valentine Craft
Make a valentine for someone you love! No registration. Drop in and join us. Recommended for ages 3 and up.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 12, 2016
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with every Friday morning!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, February 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Club: Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the remarkable story of a young man haunted by a great loss; of dreams and nightmares that have unintended consequences for the world around us; and of a journey into the past that is necessary to mend the present. It is a story of love, friendship, and heartbreak for the ages.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
2 p.m.Film Screening: Suffragette
In early 20th-century Britain, the growing suffragette movement forever changes the life of working wife and mother Maud Watts (Carey Mulligan). Galvanized by political activist Emmeline Pankhurst (Meryl Streep), Watts joins a diverse group of women who fight for equality and the right to vote. Faced with increasing police action, Maud and her dedicated suffragettes must play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse, risking their jobs, homes, family and lives for a just cause.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
3:30 p.m.Kids' Febuary Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. Febuary 2nd: Follow That Bird Big Bird (Caroll Spinney) loves spending his days on Sesame Street with all of his different friends. However, social worker Miss Finch (Sally Kellerman) feels that Big Bird should live in an environment with only birds like himself. When she sends him to live with a family of dodos in Illinois, Big Bird cannot he…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Kids' February Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. February 16th: The Iron Giant In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. When a paranoid government agent, Kent…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood every Wednesday morning. Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game Time
Strategy and board games to test your skills! Ages 8-12
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 18, 2016
2 p.m.Film Screening: Forrest Gump (1994)
Slow-witted Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) has never thought of himself as disadvantaged, and thanks to his supportive mother (Sally Field), he leads anything but a restricted life. Whether dominating on the gridiron as a college football star, fighting in Vietnam or captaining a shrimp boat, Forrest inspires people with his childlike optimism. But one person Forrest cares about most may be the most difficult to save -- his childhood love, the sweet but troubled Jenny (Robin Wright).
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Tweens Create
Get your creativity going! Join us each week to create a great, new craft project to take home. Ages 8-12
Hudson Park LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Nick Golebiewski's Literary Greenwich Village: Artist Talk
8.27.15 - Drawing: 18 West 10th Street was home to writer Emma Lazarus. A line from her poem, “The New Colossus,” is inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty: “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” Literary Greenwich Village, an exhibition by artist Nick Golebiewski, features photographed ink drawings of historic literary sites in Greenwich Village. In his distinctive style of pen-and-ink sketch situated precisely within a photograph’s frame,…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, February 19, 2016
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with every Friday morning!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/Word Press.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:15 a.m."1805: The End of the Old Order" -- a Seminar on the Ulm Campaign and the Battle of Trafalgar
Join us for a seminar on the Ulm Campaign and the Battle of Trafalgar presented by James Dingeman (NYMAS, Noisy Reality), Frank Radford (NYMAS) and Alex Stavroupolos (NYMAS, CUNY).
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 22, 2016
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood every Monday. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.How to Start a Business presented by U.S. Small Business Administration
Checklist for Starting a Small Business Personal Assessment Home-Based Business Choosing Your Business Structure How to Register a New Business Employer Identification Number NYC and NYS Permits and Licenses Business Insurance Copyrights, Trademarks & Patents Since its founding on July 30, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Stories and Craft
Join us as we share favorite stories and make a simple craft every Monday after school. Recommended for ages 3-6.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
3:30 p.m.Kids' Febuary Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. Febuary 2nd: Follow That Bird Big Bird (Caroll Spinney) loves spending his days on Sesame Street with all of his different friends. However, social worker Miss Finch (Sally Kellerman) feels that Big Bird should live in an environment with only birds like himself. When she sends him to live with a family of dodos in Illinois, Big Bird cannot he…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Kids' February Movies
Join us for a screening of a featured children's film every Tuesday! Films are shown in our Auditorium All programs are free and open to the public. February 23rd: Winnie the Pooh Three stories inspired by A.A. Milne add up to a very busy day for Winnie the Pooh (Jim Cummings) and friends. Upon learning that Eeyore (Bud Luckey) has lost his tail, the residents of the Hundred Acre Wood start a contest to see who can find a new one for the melancholy donkey -- with a pot of honey going to the…
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood every Wednesday morning. Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 25, 2016
2 p.m.Films Screening: The Godfather (1972)
Widely regarded as one of the greatest films of all time, this mob drama, based on Mario Puzo's novel of the same name, focuses on the powerful Italian-American crime family of Don Vito Corleone (Marlon Brando). When the don's youngest son, Michael (Al Pacino), reluctantly joins the Mafia, he becomes involved in the inevitable cycle of violence and betrayal. Although Michael tries to maintain a normal relationship with his wife, Kay (Diane Keaton), he is drawn deeper into the family business.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Tweens Create
Get your creativity going! Join us each week to create a great, new craft project to take home. Ages 8-12
Hudson Park LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 26, 2016
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with every Friday morning!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Saturday, February 27, 2016
2 p.m.Film Screening: Bridge of Spies
During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan (Tom Hanks), recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release. Donovan boards a plane to Berlin, hoping to win the young man's freedom through a prisoner exchange. If all goes well, the Russians would get Rudolf Abel (Mark Rylance), the convicted spy who Donovan defended in court.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 29, 2016
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood every Monday. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Stories and Craft
Join us as we share favorite stories and make a simple craft every Monday after school. Recommended for ages 3-6.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, March 5, 2016
11 a.m.Hudson Park Book Swap
Please join us the first Saturday of each month for our Book Swap. Bring in and take away books, DVDs, CDs, etc.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
1 p.m.Captured by Color: a Painting Workshop for Ages 55+
Join us for a beginner's painting workshop presented by experienced teaching artist Sabra Friedman. In this workshop, participants will explore the rich world of color. Through hand-painted collage, paint and watercolor, we will explore color mixing, color juxtapositions, form and the visual and emotional impact of color. Students must commit to all 8 sessions: Tuesdays from 1pm - 3pm on March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26. Enrollment is done by lottery. Sign up at the Hudson Park In…
Hudson Park Library50+,
Adults
Thursday, March 10, 2016
4 p.m.Make Nothing with Words
In this workshop, we will make things out of words, and explore how that might be the same or different than making something out of paint or clay, or wood and nails. We will study examples of poetry in order to explore what words can make, or rather: how we can convert our imaginations into words. What does it mean to make “sense”? How do poems happen? These are just some of the topics we will explore through reading and writing exercises in this workshop. Presented by Community-Word Project.…
Hudson Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, March 12, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Club: In Praise of the Stepmother by Mario Vargas Llosa
With meticulous observation and the seductive skill of a great storyteller, Vargas Llosa lures the reader into the shadow of perversion that, little by little, darkens the extraordinary happiness and harmony of his characters. The mysterious nature of happiness and above all, the corrupting power of innocence are the themes that underlie these pages of In Praise of the Stepmother, and the author has perfectly met the demands of the erotic novel, never dimming for an instant the fine poetic polis…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
1 p.m.Captured by Color: a Painting Workshop for Ages 55+
Join us for a beginner's painting workshop presented by experienced teaching artist Sabra Friedman. In this workshop, participants will explore the rich world of color. Through hand-painted collage, paint and watercolor, we will explore color mixing, color juxtapositions, form and the visual and emotional impact of color. Students must commit to all 8 sessions: Tuesdays from 1pm - 3pm on March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26. Enrollment is done by lottery. Sign up at the Hudson Park In…
Hudson Park Library50+,
Adults
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
4 p.m.The Glow Show
Discover amazing things that glow bright in the dark and come to light! Probe the properties of light and explore some unusual applications of glow-in-the-dark technology! Use your Glowing Changes Card™ to make glowing surprises! For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Mad Science of Westchester and Manhattan.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
1 p.m.Captured by Color: a Painting Workshop for Ages 55+
Join us for a beginner's painting workshop presented by experienced teaching artist Sabra Friedman. In this workshop, participants will explore the rich world of color. Through hand-painted collage, paint and watercolor, we will explore color mixing, color juxtapositions, form and the visual and emotional impact of color. Students must commit to all 8 sessions: Tuesdays from 1pm - 3pm on March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26. Enrollment is done by lottery. Sign up at the Hudson Park In…
Hudson Park Library50+,
Adults
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