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Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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
10:30 a.m.City's First Readers Presents Spring RABBIT Parent Workshop
City's First Readers Presents spring RABBIT parent workshop with LINC(Literacy Inc.)@Kingsbridge Library Reading Amazing Beautiful Books Instead of Television RABBIT Come enjoy music, movement, arts and crafts, healthy snacks, free books & raffle prizes Registration Required
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)
Friday, April 17, 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 18, 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
3:30 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 20, 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 21, 2015
1 p.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Space is limited, registration is required. Registration begins one week before the class (April 14th).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Etch Your Own
Create and take home your own beautiful one of a kind glass piece using stencils and various techniques. We'll demonstrate how to get the look of etched glass without the hassle of etching cream. All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Jailin Acevedo.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 22, 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
4:30 p.m.Magic the Gathering
The card game that started it all is here at the Kingsbridge Library. Come learn the basic of Magic the Gathering. Learn the difference between Standard play and Modern play and check out how to play tournament level games. Come check it out to see who will rule the multiverse.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 23, 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)
Friday, April 24, 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 25, 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
12 noonYu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Come join the Kingsbridge Library Yu-gi-oh Tournament. You must have your deck list in by Wednesday April 22 in order to join the tournament. You must register in person and there are only sixteen seats for players. This is the Spring tournament of the year so lets see who really is the king of games.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, April 27, 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 28, 2015
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 (April 21st).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 29, 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.STEM (SCIENCE PROJECT)
STEM (SCIENCE PROJECT) Science Technology Engineering and Math for children 5 to 12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Stories, songs, puppets, fingerplays for birth to 18 months for parents/caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
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.Pajama Night
Read Aloud , craft and light refreshments for children 5-12 yrs old.
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, May 2, 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
3:30 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, May 4, 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
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
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
Thursday, May 7, 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
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)
Saturday, May 9, 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
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