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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, puppets and fingerplays for toddlers 18 to 36 months for parents and caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1:30 p.m.Game on @ Kingsbridge for Adults
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends and neighbors to a game of Wii Bowling in the library.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Children's Film
Children's Film for children 5-12yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 2, 2015
10 a.m.Writing Through Memory: Memoir and Storytelling Workshop for Adults 55+
Learn memoir-style short story writing in this free 8-week workshop series for adults 55+ lead by teaching artist Lauren Jost. Participants will work with peers to tell, write, and edit a short story based on a memory from their life, which they will present at the culminating event. Participants are expected to attend all sessions. Workshop dates: Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, 23, May 7, 14, 21, 28, 10:00am-12:00pm Culminating Event: Saturday, May 30th, 3:00pm-5:00pm Registration is required f…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Stories, songs, puppets, fingerplays for birth to 18 months for parents/caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Spring Crafts
Children will do a Spring Craft and make cards.
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, April 3, 2015
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Let your voice be heard in the Kingsbridge Library's Teen Advisory Group! TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 4-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join. So … why should YOU become a TAG member? * Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library. * Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order. * Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year. * Review books, movies, and more for the Stuff For the Te…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, April 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months. Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale
Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale for children and adults 5-12 yrs. old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Movies @ Kingsbridge Library - War Horse
Come watch some classic movies, old favorites, and new releases on the little silver screen. This month's movie will be War Horse (2011). Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War, War Horse begins with the remarkable friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the extraordinary jouney of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspir…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.A Way to Find the Words: Creative Writing Workshop
Join us for another 6-week writing workshop led by Kip Zegers in which each week participants will produce a piece of writing in prose (short fiction, flash fiction, prose poetry, creative non-fiction) or poetry based on a prompt provided by the instructor. Kip Zegers has published nine books of poetry. He trained in Secondary Education at Hunter College, and has been teaching at Hunter College H. S., a public high school for gifted students, for 30 years. This is a drop-in workshop so r…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, April 6, 2015
3 p.m.Knitting and Crochet Circle
Gather with other knitters and crocheters and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work on your own creations!
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Wii Gaming
Wii Gaming for Children 5-12 yrs. old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Computación Básica - Basic Computer Class (Spanish)
Aprenda los diferentes componentes de una computadora, la terminología básica, así como una introducción al Sistema Operativo y varios aplicaciones de software populares.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications. Space is limited, registration is required. Register by phone or in person starting one week before the class (March 31st).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.The Informers
A YouTube show produced for teens by teens. Are you passionate about video games, card games, or books? Are you looking for a creative outlet? Or, are you interested in learning more about film production? If so, then join us for our next production meeting on April 7 and on April 14.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, puppets and fingerplays for toddlers 18 to 36 months for parents and caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1:30 p.m.Game on @ Kingsbridge for Adults
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends and neighbors to a game of Wii Bowling in the library.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Children's Film
Children's Film for children 5-12yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 9, 2015
10 a.m.Writing Through Memory: Memoir and Storytelling Workshop for Adults 55+
Learn memoir-style short story writing in this free 8-week workshop series for adults 55+ lead by teaching artist Lauren Jost. Participants will work with peers to tell, write, and edit a short story based on a memory from their life, which they will present at the culminating event. Participants are expected to attend all sessions. Workshop dates: Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, 23, May 7, 14, 21, 28, 10:00am-12:00pm Culminating Event: Saturday, May 30th, 3:00pm-5:00pm Registration is required f…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Stories, songs, puppets, fingerplays for birth to 18 months for parents/caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Buttons, Buttons, Buttons!
Youngsters will create collage artworks with buttons of all sizes and colors. They can draw or trace a design of their choice and proceed to fill it in with a variety of buttons, followed by adding a decorative border. Presented by Jeannette Ornstein for children ages 6 and older.
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, April 10, 2015
10 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free, fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Let your voice be heard in the Kingsbridge Library's Teen Advisory Group! TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 4-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join. So … why should YOU become a TAG member? * Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library. * Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order. * Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year. * Review books, movies, and more for the Stuff For the Te…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months. Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Stories of New York: An Afternoon of Stories about Living in the Great City of New York
Cyndi Freeman and Dawn Frazer, both veteran performers and instructors share short personal stories about living in NYC and then open up the floor to for the audience to share their own. Inspired by the people of the city- from the immigrant pursuing a lifelong dream to the veterans who couldn't imagine calling anywhere else home, this show will showcase the diversity of voices and experiences of all things New York. ‘Stories of New York’ promises not only 60-90 minutes of heartfelt entertainmen…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.A Way to Find the Words: Creative Writing Workshop
Join us for another 6-week writing workshop led by Kip Zegers in which each week participants will produce a piece of writing in prose (short fiction, flash fiction, prose poetry, creative non-fiction) or poetry based on a prompt provided by the instructor. Kip Zegers has published nine books of poetry. He trained in Secondary Education at Hunter College, and has been teaching at Hunter College H. S., a public high school for gifted students, for 30 years. This is a drop-in workshop so r…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, April 13, 2015
3 p.m.Knitting and Crochet Circle
Gather with other knitters and crocheters and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work on your own creations!
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Saving and Recovering Data - Guardar y recuperar Informacion (Espanol)
Aprenda a guardar los datos en unidades flash y otros dispositivos. Además de la forma de recuperar los datos que podrían haberse perdido.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines. Space is limited, registration is required. Registration begins one week before the class (April 7th).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.The Informers
A YouTube show produced for teens by teens. Are you passionate about video games, card games, or books? Are you looking for a creative outlet? Or, are you interested in learning more about film production? If so, then join us for our next production meeting on April 7 and on April 14.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, puppets and fingerplays for toddlers 18 to 36 months for parents and caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1:30 p.m.Game on @ Kingsbridge for Adults
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends and neighbors to a game of Wii Bowling in the library.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Children's Film
Children's Film for children 5-12yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Book Discussion Group - Relish: My Life in the Kitchen
Get the neighborhood read. Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it. We've got the books, now we need you to talk! This month's discussion will be of the book, Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley. Synopsis: Lucy Knisley loves food. The daughter of a chef and a gourmet, this talented young cartoonist comes by her obsession honestly. In her forthright, thoughtful, and funny memoir, Lucy traces key episodes in her life thus far, frame…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Thursday, April 16, 2015
10 a.m.Writing Through Memory: Memoir and Storytelling Workshop for Adults 55+
Learn memoir-style short story writing in this free 8-week workshop series for adults 55+ lead by teaching artist Lauren Jost. Participants will work with peers to tell, write, and edit a short story based on a memory from their life, which they will present at the culminating event. Participants are expected to attend all sessions. Workshop dates: Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, 23, May 7, 14, 21, 28, 10:00am-12:00pm Culminating Event: Saturday, May 30th, 3:00pm-5:00pm Registration is required f…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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