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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children ages 2-5 years.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, July 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for children ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
7:30 p.m. Lincoln Center Local presents: Kristin Chenoweth: The Dames of Broadway... All of 'Em!!!!
Discover the magic of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in your neighborhood. The New York Public Library, in partnership with Lincoln Center, is bringing FREE screenings to a library near you.Lincoln Center Local offers fantastic SCREENINGS of previously recorded live performances, with a question and answer session in a dynamic, first-hand encounter with outstanding artists from a wide-range of disciplines. Kristin Chenoweth: The Dames of Broadway... All of 'Em!!!! Thur, July 9 |…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, July 11, 2015
3 p.m.Canceled
A Writers’ Workshop A Six Session Course
The concept of a writing workshop merges the solitary act of writing with the sense of community, and what setting could be more appropriate to the sense of community than the public library. In this workshop each participant will work on a story or several poems, bringing them from the compositional stage to a stage of completion and readiness to be submitted for publication. The workshop will use lecture, exercise, and feedback on the work (from both the workshop leader and the other partic…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, July 13, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
This Summer Bilingual Birdies takes you on a journey to honor the changing colors of the leaves, celebrate different fruits for the harvest, explore the sun and the moon, and learn about various modes of transportation in Spanish, French or Mandarin! Bilingual musicians teach theme-related vocabulary through live music, dance, and engaging puppetry! bilingualbirdies.com Recommended for children of all ages.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children ages 2-5 years.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, July 16, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for children ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, July 18, 2015
3 p.m.Canceled
A Writers’ Workshop A Six Session Course
The concept of a writing workshop merges the solitary act of writing with the sense of community, and what setting could be more appropriate to the sense of community than the public library. In this workshop each participant will work on a story or several poems, bringing them from the compositional stage to a stage of completion and readiness to be submitted for publication. The workshop will use lecture, exercise, and feedback on the work (from both the workshop leader and the other partic…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, July 20, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
This Summer Bilingual Birdies takes you on a journey to honor the changing colors of the leaves, celebrate different fruits for the harvest, explore the sun and the moon, and learn about various modes of transportation in Spanish, French or Mandarin! Bilingual musicians teach theme-related vocabulary through live music, dance, and engaging puppetry! bilingualbirdies.com Recommended for children of all ages.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children ages 2-5 years.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, July 23, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for children ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 24, 2015
11 a.m.Downton Abbey: Season 5!
Downton is back, this summer at Jefferson Market! Join us for all eight episodes of Season 5, and the Christmas special -- Fridays at 11:00! July 24th: Episode 1 (69 mins.) and Episode 2 (47 mins.) July 31st: Episode 3 (47 mins.) and Episode 4 (47 mins.) August 7th: Episode 5 (47 mins.) and Episode 6 (47 mins.) August 14th: Episode 7 (47 mins.), Episode 8, (69 mins.), and the Christmas Special (93 mins.) A 30 minute intermission with refreshments will precede the Christmans Special on A…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, July 25, 2015
3 p.m.Canceled
A Writers’ Workshop A Six Session Course
The concept of a writing workshop merges the solitary act of writing with the sense of community, and what setting could be more appropriate to the sense of community than the public library. In this workshop each participant will work on a story or several poems, bringing them from the compositional stage to a stage of completion and readiness to be submitted for publication. The workshop will use lecture, exercise, and feedback on the work (from both the workshop leader and the other partic…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, July 27, 2015
11 a.m.TODDLER TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children 18-36 months.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
This Summer Bilingual Birdies takes you on a journey to honor the changing colors of the leaves, celebrate different fruits for the harvest, explore the sun and the moon, and learn about various modes of transportation in Spanish, French or Mandarin! Bilingual musicians teach theme-related vocabulary through live music, dance, and engaging puppetry! bilingualbirdies.com Recommended for children of all ages.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3:30 p.m.PRESCHOOL TIME
Picture book stories, rhymes, and crafts for children ages 2-5 years.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.OWLS AND OTTERS STORYTIME
A read aloud and craft program for children ages 5 and 6.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 2015
11 a.m.Downton Abbey: Season 5!
Downton is back, this summer at Jefferson Market! Join us for all eight episodes of Season 5, and the Christmas special -- Fridays at 11:00! July 24th: Episode 1 (69 mins.) and Episode 2 (47 mins.) July 31st: Episode 3 (47 mins.) and Episode 4 (47 mins.) August 7th: Episode 5 (47 mins.) and Episode 6 (47 mins.) August 14th: Episode 7 (47 mins.), Episode 8, (69 mins.), and the Christmas Special (93 mins.) A 30 minute intermission with refreshments will precede the Christmans Special on A…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, August 3, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night!
Come on out and meet your fave authors for teens! Check out the monthly panels below! Wednesday, August 5 6-7:30 pm Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton, Tiny Pretty Things Zoraida Córdova, Labyrinth Lost Katelyn Detweiler, Immaculate Paul Griffin, Adrift Gordon Korman, The Dragonfly Effect Jon Skovron, The Broken Wondrous World Jess Verdi, What You Left Behind Presented in the first floor Willa Cather Community Room. All programs and classes are Free and Open to the Public!
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Friday, August 7, 2015
11 a.m.Downton Abbey: Season 5!
Downton is back, this summer at Jefferson Market! Join us for all eight episodes of Season 5, and the Christmas special -- Fridays at 11:00! July 24th: Episode 1 (69 mins.) and Episode 2 (47 mins.) July 31st: Episode 3 (47 mins.) and Episode 4 (47 mins.) August 7th: Episode 5 (47 mins.) and Episode 6 (47 mins.) August 14th: Episode 7 (47 mins.), Episode 8, (69 mins.), and the Christmas Special (93 mins.) A 30 minute intermission with refreshments will precede the Christmans Special on A…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
11 a.m.Downton Abbey: Season 5!
Downton is back, this summer at Jefferson Market! Join us for all eight episodes of Season 5, and the Christmas special -- Fridays at 11:00! July 24th: Episode 1 (69 mins.) and Episode 2 (47 mins.) July 31st: Episode 3 (47 mins.) and Episode 4 (47 mins.) August 7th: Episode 5 (47 mins.) and Episode 6 (47 mins.) August 14th: Episode 7 (47 mins.), Episode 8, (69 mins.), and the Christmas Special (93 mins.) A 30 minute intermission with refreshments will precede the Christmans Special on A…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Onstage Outlaws: Mae West and Texas Guinan during the Lawless Prohibition Era
Commemorating the Brooklyn bombshell’s August 17th birthday in the room where she faced a judge who sent her to jail. During the 1920s, when Mae West was trying to build her career, the building all dramatists and actresses tried to avoid —Jefferson Market Court at 425 Sixth Avenue— was the very site that made a little-known performer world famous. When New York District Attorney Joab Banton had Mae West arrested and hauled in to Jefferson Market Police Court in a paddy wagon on February 9, 192…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 21, 2015
11 a.m.Special Summer Screening: Gone with the Wind!
Join us for a special summer screening of the classic Hollywood epic, Gone with the Wind! Starring Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara, Clark Gable os Rhett Butler, and Olivia de Havilland as Melanie! 1940; 238 mins. Directed by Victor Fleming.
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, August 24, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, August 31, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 24, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 29, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
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