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32 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 29, 2014
6 p.m.Summer Wishes, JUDY Dreams: Midwinter Films at Jefferson Market
Movies are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather Room. December 1: Berlin Express (1948; 87mins.) Dir:Jacques Tourneur. A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Starring Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan. December 8: A Song to Remember (1945; 113mins.) Dir: Charles Vidor. Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Monday, January 5, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6 p.m.Summer Wishes, JUDY Dreams: Midwinter Films at Jefferson Market
Movies are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather Room. December 1: Berlin Express (1948; 87mins.) Dir:Jacques Tourneur. A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Starring Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan. December 8: A Song to Remember (1945; 113mins.) Dir: Charles Vidor. Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
3:30 p.m.NXT Robotics for Grades 3-8
Students build and program interactive robots using NXT LEGO, sensors and motors with Mindstorms software. Projects include vehicles that play soccer and basketball, a claw, an all-terrain tank. Presented by RoboFun for grades 3 to 8. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 2-5.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night!
Come hear your favorite authors of YA lit! The lineup is always fascinating!
Jefferson Market LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, January 8, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, January 12, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6 p.m.Summer Wishes, JUDY Dreams: Midwinter Films at Jefferson Market
Movies are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather Room. December 1: Berlin Express (1948; 87mins.) Dir:Jacques Tourneur. A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Starring Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan. December 8: A Song to Remember (1945; 113mins.) Dir: Charles Vidor. Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.NXT Robotics for Grades 3-8
Students build and program interactive robots using NXT LEGO, sensors and motors with Mindstorms software. Projects include vehicles that play soccer and basketball, a claw, an all-terrain tank. Presented by RoboFun for grades 3 to 8. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 2-5.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 15, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, January 16, 2015
4 p.m.BOOKWORMS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
Share what you've been reading with others! Learn about new and exciting books! Enjoy pizza and give-aways! For ages 9-12.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 17, 2015
3 p.m.Shakespeare and Memory
‘If it live in your memory, begin at this line...’ When the Players arrive in Hamlet, Shakespeare’s most famous character asks one of them to recite a speech. But then Hamlet forgets the line and the actor must remind him (and all of us four centuries later) of the words through his performance. ‘Remember me!’ commands the Ghost of Hamlet’s father. But why are Shakespeare’s plays and poems so deeply concerned with memory? This lecture will begin with a discussion of Shakespeare’s ‘memory’ S…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
3:30 p.m.NXT Robotics for Grades 3-8
Students build and program interactive robots using NXT LEGO, sensors and motors with Mindstorms software. Projects include vehicles that play soccer and basketball, a claw, an all-terrain tank. Presented by RoboFun for grades 3 to 8. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 2-5.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 22, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, January 26, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.CHESS WITH ALENA!
Join Alena Kats, an international female chess master, to learn chess at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. Recommended for children ages 6-12 years old.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Summer Wishes, JUDY Dreams: Midwinter Films at Jefferson Market
Movies are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather Room. December 1: Berlin Express (1948; 87mins.) Dir:Jacques Tourneur. A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Starring Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan. December 8: A Song to Remember (1945; 113mins.) Dir: Charles Vidor. Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
6:30 p.m.Romance Book Club!
For January's romance book club meeting, we are reading Where the Horses Run by Kaki Warner and Solid Gold Seduction by Zuri Day. The book club meets in the Mae West community room on the 3rd floor. Where the Horses Run: Wounded in body and spirit after a shootout, Rayford Jessup leaves his career as a lawman and uses his gift with damaged horses to bring meaning to his solitary life. Hired by a Scotsman in Heartbreak Creek to purchase thoroughbreds, he travels to England, unaware that a tra…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
3:30 p.m.NXT Robotics for Grades 3-8
Students build and program interactive robots using NXT LEGO, sensors and motors with Mindstorms software. Projects include vehicles that play soccer and basketball, a claw, an all-terrain tank. Presented by RoboFun for grades 3 to 8. Limit to 12 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, songs, and crafts for children ages 2-5.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
6:30 p.m.Artists Talk On Art: Critical Dialogues in the Visual Arts
December 10: This panel will feature artists from the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts' studio program as well as its leadership. The EFA's mission "is dedicated to providing artists across all disciplines with space, tools and a cooperative forum for the development of individual practice. We are a catalyst for cultural growth, stimulating new interactions between artists, creative communities, and the public." Moderator: Bill Carroll, Director of the Elizabeth Foundation Organizer: Lyn…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, January 29, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night!
Come hear your favorite authors of YA lit! The lineup is always fascinating!
Jefferson Market LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, February 23, 2015
6:30 p.m.Romance Book Club!
For February's romance book club meeting, we are reading What a Woman Wants by Judi Fennell and Demon Hunting in a Dive Bar by Lexi George. The book club meets in the Mae West on the 3rd floor. What a Woman Wants: Resort entrepreneur Sean Manley was all set to buy an historic mansion at a great price, making a name for himself while making millions, when the seller and a poker bet change the game. Now he’s in the place as a hunky male maid and there’s one more complication: Livvy Carolla. T…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 26, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 26, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 30, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 28, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 25, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
The Jefferson Market Library's book discussion group meets the last Thursday of every month at 4:30pm. We usually meet in the Mae West community room on the library's 3rd floor. January 29: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults

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