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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
2:15 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography
Josephine Herrick Project, in partnership with NYPL, is offering an opportunity to learn photography in an 8-week free photography program. Participants will learn from two professional photographers who lead the class each week. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills or expand existing photography knowledge or just to get out into the world and see things differently! This is a weekly class that starts on Ja…
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.EMBRACE THE NEW YEAR WITH MEDITATION
In this fast-paced world, inner peace can seem elusive. You are invited to join Frank Pawlowski, Ed.D, long time meditator for an engaging workshop teaching you practical strategies to reduce stress, and create a more healthy and positive lifestyle. Dr. Pawlowski will offer effective meditation techniques which can help you connect within to gain a real and profound sense of serenity and joy. Embrace the New Year with meditation and join him as he takes you on this powerful journey. Brief Bio…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Play Time
Toddlers can play with toys, listen to music, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.French Class: Lesson Five
Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your resume or an advantage for travelling. It will make you smarter, more decisive, and even better at English. Learning French is the perfect way to practice and improve your language skills.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Recycling Art
They are a series of workshops during which materials that have been thrown away or ‘forgotten’ are recycled and become teaching tools. It is easily seen that even old and battered objects contain within them a myriad of possible lives when we make use of our hands and our imagination. These workshops introduce also to other art forms: when interest is generated, participants can be oriented towards allied activities such as painting, sculpture, textile design, fashion design, film making, and v…
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Everyday Toddlers: Playing Your Way to Reading
Lois Kagan Mingus and Joanie Fritz Zosike engage toddlers in movement, dance and song, employing evocative early literacy classics including All About You (Catherine and Lawrence Anholt), Bark, George (Jules Feiffer) and The Carrot Seed (Ruth Kraus). Lois and Joanie invite children to step into the imaginary pages of a book, using hand instruments and colorful props to recreate stories and captivate their imagination. Through the guided application of everyday play skills, “Playing Your Way to R…
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thursday, February 11, 2016
10 a.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Pillow Talk
Universal Pictures Rating NR, Runtime 105 minutes, Release Year 1959; Director Michael Gordon Synopsis The fabulously successful Pillow Talk was essentially Shop Around the Corner for the 1950s. Playboy composer Rock Hudson and interior-decorator Doris Day are obliged to share a telephone party line. Naturally, their calls overlap at the least opportune times, and just as naturally, this leads to Hudson and Day despising each other without ever having met in person. In a cute but convenient…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books, plus enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 years old with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Some Kind of Beautiful
Lions Gate Films, Inc. Rating R, Runtime Not Available, Release Year 2015; Director TOM VAUGHAN Synopsis Richard (Pierce Brosnan) is a successful college professor who gives up a steady stream of one-night stands and beautiful undergrads for fatherhood with much younger Kate (Jessica Alba). Three years later when Kate falls in love with someone else and moves out, she sends her sister, Olivia (Salma Hayek), to make sure Richard is properly caring for their son. Assuming Richard is back to h…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, February 12, 2016
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
Children can enjoy a short movie or cartoon suitable for a younger audience. For children ages 0-5 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Ask the Dust
Paramount Vantage Rating R, Runtime 117 minutes, Release Year 2006; Director Robert Towne Synopsis Adapted from a novel by John Fante, Robert Towne's Ask the Dust stars Colin Farrell as Arturo Bandini, a young writer who comes to Los Angeles during the Great Depression in order to write a novel. As the film opens, he is down to his last nickel and decides to spend it on coffee in a diner. He is served by Camilla (Salma Hayek), a Mexican beauty he is instantly attracted to even though he tre…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Saturday, February 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.The Classic Literature Reading Group of Kips Bay Library
You are invited to a free ongoing drop-in group reading and discussion of a collection of short stories with additional background lectures on their place in literature. Oates, Joyce Carol. "Heat" Erdrich, Louise. "The Shaw
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, February 15, 2016
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Canceled
Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1 p.m.Adult Coloring Book Club
Adults can try out the newest artistic craze, Adult Coloring. Join us for this fun, relaxing, and creative art.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography
Josephine Herrick Project, in partnership with NYPL, is offering an opportunity to learn photography in an 8-week free photography program. Participants will learn from two professional photographers who lead the class each week. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills or expand existing photography knowledge or just to get out into the world and see things differently! This is a weekly class that starts on Ja…
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Self/Less
Focus Features Rating PG-13, Runtime 117 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Tarsem Singh Synopsis A dying New York real-estate tycoon undergoes a top-secret procedure to transfer his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man, but he discovers that his new life isn't what he expected after learning about the mysterious origins of his new body and an organization that is prepared to kill for its cause. Ryan Reynolds top lines this sci-fi thriller directed by Tarsem Singh (The Cell,…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Play Time
Toddlers can play with toys, listen to music, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.French Class: Lesson Twelve
Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your resume or an advantage for travelling. It will make you smarter, more decisive, and even better at English. Learning French is the perfect way to practice and improve your language skills.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Coding for Teens
Want to learn about computer programming? Looking for other nerds to talk code with? Come to this class to learn JavaScript through a fun online tutorial. Computers will be provided. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10 a.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, and app navigation.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books, plus enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 years old with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night:Mission Impossible Rogue Nation
Paramount Pictures Rating PG-13, Runtime 132 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Christopher McQuarrie Synopsis Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his teammates reunite for this pulse-pounding sequel, in which they attempt to take down a secret international organization known as the Syndicate--highly skilled ex-IMF agents who are intent on bringing down their former outfit. Christopher McQuarrie directs this new entry in the Mission Impossible franchise, with Jeremy Renner, Alec Baldwin, and Sim…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, February 19, 2016
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
Children can enjoy a short movie or cartoon suitable for a younger audience. For children ages 0-5 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, February 22, 2016
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories and songs and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonBaby Playtime
Babies can play with toys, listen to music, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories and songs and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Crafternoons
Kids can express their creativitity with small craft projects and coloring pages. Come and create! For ages 3-8 years old with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
1 p.m.Adult Coloring Book Club
Adults can try out the newest artistic craze, Adult Coloring. Join us for this fun, relaxing, and creative art.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography
Josephine Herrick Project, in partnership with NYPL, is offering an opportunity to learn photography in an 8-week free photography program. Participants will learn from two professional photographers who lead the class each week. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills or expand existing photography knowledge or just to get out into the world and see things differently! This is a weekly class that starts on Ja…
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: TrainWreck
Universal Pictures Rating R, Runtime 125 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Judd Apatow Synopsis A raunchy yet heartfelt comedy from director Judd Apatow about Amy (Amy Schumer), a commitment-phobic binge drinker living in New York City, who must reevaluate her feelings about intimate relationships when a sports doctor pursues a romance with her. Author: Violet LeVoit Cast Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Colin Quinn, Brie Larson, Mike Birbiglia, Devin Fabry
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Play Time
Toddlers can play with toys, listen to music, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
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