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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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86 events found.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
10:30 a.m.Supervised Open Lab - Laboratorio Abierto Supervisado
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Kingsbridge Library, First FloorAdults
11:30 a.m.Supervised Open Lab - Laboratorio Abierto Supervisado
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Kingsbridge Library, First FloorAdults
1 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Space is limited, registration is required. Register by phone or in person starting one week before the class (May 19th).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, puppets , fingerplays and flannelboard stories for toddlers 18-36 months for parents/caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (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.STEM (Science Technology, Engineering Math) Science Project
STEM (Science Technology, Engineering, Math) Science Project for children 5-12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh Battle
Yu-gi-oh is now at the Kingsbridge Library. Bring your decks, bring your trades and start getting ready to duel. Learn the game from other duelist and friends to improve your decks. Find out all about the new forbidden list from the Yu-gi-oh website and upcoming tournaments that are held here. Let the duel battles begin.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 28, 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, fingerplays, and puppets for babies birth to 18 months for parents/childgivers
Kingsbridge LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Pajama Night
Read Aloud, craft and light refreshments will be served for children 4-12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
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)
Friday, May 29, 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
Saturday, May 30, 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
3 p.m.Writing Through Memory: Culminating Event
Join us for a gathering of shared memories. Participants of the Writing through Memory Workshop will share excerpts of their memoirs through readings and storytelling.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, June 1, 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 for Children
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, June 2, 2015
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 (May 26th).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for 18 to 36 months for parents/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.BUZZY BOTS AND CRAWLY CRITTERS
This is a Free hands-on science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library .
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Stories, songs, fingerplays and puppets for birth to 18 months for parents/caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.BUZZY BOTS AND CRAWLY CRITTERS
This is a Free hands-on science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library .
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 5, 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
Saturday, June 6, 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 adults and children 5-12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Movies @ Kingsbridge Library - The Way We Were
Come watch some classic movies, old favorites, and new releases on the little silver screen. This month's movie will be The Way We Were (1973). Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart (Source: imdb.com). Starring: Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford Director: Sydney Pollack Running Time: 118 Minutes Rated: PG
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents Playwriting
New York Writers Workshop is an alliance of experienced, professional writers of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, plays and screenplays who live and teach in New York City. It is a non-profit organization whose mission is to serve a growing community of aspiring writers with workshops that teach craft, foster creativity, and enable writers, no matter their background or experience, to achieve their full writing potential.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Monday, June 8, 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, June 9, 2015
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 (June 2nd).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.BUZZY BOTS AND CRAWLY CRITTERS
This is a Free hands-on science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library .
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for 18 to 36 months for parents/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 5-12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Big Top Science
Come one, come all and behold: the science circus is about to begin. Step into our three rings of fun as we present a series of chemistry and physics demos that explain how a bed of nails can provide a great night’s sleep or how important balance can be to a tight ropewalker. You’ll be amazed as we hatch our super secret “Snooberfish” eggs and take an amazing high dive that won’t make a splash! When it comes to fun science we provide the greatest show on earth! Presented by Mad Science. For age…
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 11, 2015
4 p.m.Presley and Melody presents: Superheroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 12, 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
Saturday, June 13, 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
Monday, June 15, 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
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