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Sunday, March 1, 2015
3 p.m.Family Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, March 2, 2015
10:15 a.m.New Walkers Storytime (12-17 months) - NEW TIME!
Babies from 12-17 months old (walking with assistance) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis. Please note: Children that are walking independently should attend our toddler program on Thursday mornings.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Preschool Storytime
Stories, songs and participation activities for children ages 3-5.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m.Charles Atlas | Charles Atlas, Nicholas Cullinan, Johanna Fateman, Lia Gangitano, Mika Tajima | An Art Book Series Event
FREE - Auditorium doors open at 5:30 p.m. Because We Must, 1989 In celebration of the publication of his new monograph, video artist and filmmaker Charles Atlas discusses his stunning new book with Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Nicholas Cullinan, founder of PARTICIPANT INC. Lia Gangitano, and artist Mika Tajima. The panel is moderated by writer and musician Johanna Fateman. Published by Prestel Publishing Inc. in cooperation with Luhring Augustin…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Thursday, March 5, 2015
10:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:15 p.m.Writing Your Family History
You have been collecting the information, now it is time to shape your genealogy research into a cohesive family history for others to read. Learn how to outline your story, explore the history of the places where your family lived, tips for creating a cohesive narrative, and why writing a family history is the ultmate goal of genealogy research.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Classroom AAdults
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Friday, March 6, 2015
10 a.m.Tilden Field Trip to the Library Services Center
Join your fellow Tilden Conservators on a private tour of the Library Services Center, the heart of The New York Public Library’s vast circulation and book preservation divisions, and home of the fastest book sorter in the nation. Salvatore Magaddino, deputy director of the Book Ops facility, will lead this exciting morning as we see firsthand how the Library fulfills increasingly soaring demand for its books, films, digitized materials, and more. Friday, March 6, 2015 10 a.m. RSVP Required…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Saturday, March 7, 2015
11:30 a.m.Family Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Blurred Lines?: Accuracy and Illustration in Nonfiction
What is the responsibility of an illustrator when working on a piece of historical nonfiction for kids? Do words garner closer scrutiny and, if so, why? Join a distinguished panel of Mara Rockliff (author), Brian Floca (author/illustrator), Nicole Raymond (editor), and Sophie Blackall (illustrator/author) as they tackle these and other thorny questions.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
Teachers
3 p.m.90-Second Newbery Film Festival 2015
The 90-Second Newbery returns for its fourth year! This is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create movies that creatively compress the stories of Newbery Award-winning books into 90 seconds or less. The NYC screening of the 90-Second Newbery films will be at the New York Public Library's Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on Saturday, March 7, 2015 and will be hosted by film festival founder and children's author James Kennedy (The Order of Odd-Fish) with a special co-host: childre…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste Bartos ForumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
3 p.m.Tales from Dr. Seuss: a National Reading Month Celebration
Join us as we kick-off National Reading Month at the Children's Center with stoyteller LuAnn Adams and a surprise special guest! Recommended for children ages 4-8. Space is limited. First come, first served. Presented in partnership with WNET NY Public Media.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sunday, March 8, 2015
3 p.m.Family Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, March 9, 2015
10:15 a.m.New Walkers Storytime (12-17 months) - NEW TIME!
Babies from 12-17 months old (walking with assistance) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis. Please note: Children that are walking independently should attend our toddler program on Thursday mornings.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers (birth to 12 months)
Babies from birth to 12 months old (pre-walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
8 a.m.Tilden Breakfast with Norman Pearlstine
Our spring Tilden Breakfast will feature Norman Pearlstine, Chief Content Officer of Time Inc. Pearlstine worked for the Wall Street Journal for almost thirty years, after which he was appointed the editor-in-chief at Time Inc., where he was responsible for the content of 154 publications, including Entertainment Weekly, Fortune, InStyle, Money, People, Real Simple, Sports Illustrated, and Time. After serving as Chief Content Officer at Bloomberg L.P. from 2008 to 2013, Pearlstine returned to Ti…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Preschool Storytime
Stories, songs and participation activities for children ages 3-5.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Rockettes Dance Clinic: Celebrating the New York Spring Spectacular
Kids ages 7-12 are invited to participate in a mini dance clinic at The New York Public Library—led by two of the Rockettes from the New York Spring Spectacular, a new show debuting this March at Radio City Music Hall which features the library's famous lions, Patience and Fortitude. Learn the Rockettes' world-famous kick line and have a chance to meet the performers in person. Three consecutive dance clinics will be held in Astor Hall at The New York Public Library's 42nd Street location, at…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Astor HallChildren
6 p.m.Artifex Press | Tim Hawkinson, David Grosz, Peggy Fogelman, Hannah Barton | Tim Hawkinson Catalogue Raisonné
FREE - Auditorium doors open at 5:30 p.m. Artifex Press and artist Tim Hawkinson are pleased to announce the publication of Tim Hawkinson's digital catalogue raisonné. To mark the public launch of this catalogue, The New York Public Library hosts a discussion between Hawkinson; David Grosz, President of Artifex Press; Peggy Fogelman, Acting Director of the Morgan Library & Museum; and Hannah Barton, Editor of the Tim Hawkinson Catalogue Raisonné. A demonstration of the catalogue explores th…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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