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Thursday, January 29, 2015
10 a.m.Downloading eBooks from NYPL
Electronic books, e-audio books, digital music and video – all available through NYPL’s website! Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the joy of books and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 with a parent/caregiver
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: Into The Storm
New Line Cinema Rating PG-13, Runtime 89 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Steven Quale. Synopsis In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come. Most people seek shelter, while others run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, January 30, 2015
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
Short cartoons or movies suitable for a younger audience. For children ages 0-5 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 New Releases Movie Night: Maleficent
Walt Disney Pictures Rating, PG, Runtime 97 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Robert Stromberg Synopsis Robert Stromberg's Maleficent stars Angelina Jolie stars as the title character, who, as a teenager, is a powerful and respected winged fairy helping to rule a magical land full of strange creatures. Her homeland borders a country that is populated by humans and run by the cruel King Henry (Kenneth Cranham). One day, Hen…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game On
Please come play the WII games with your friends in the Community Room at the Kips Bay Branch, you will have fun.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, January 31, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion Group: Dear Life by Munro, Alice
Alice Munro illumines the moment a life is shaped-- the moment a dream, or sex, or perhaps a simple twist of fate.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, February 2, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For children ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonBaby Playtime
Babies can listen to music, play with toys, 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, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For children ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Crafternoons
Children can enjoy a small craft and coloring page. For children ages 5-10 with a parent/caregiver.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Playtime
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 1- months - 3 years with a parent or 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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thursday, February 5, 2015
10 a.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children will discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Got Clutter? Join Kips Bay Library Support Group.
Do you feel overwhelmed by the possessions, papers and piles that have taken over your life and space? Don't know how or where to start to make changes? You're not alone. Join the NYPL Clutter Support Group, an educational support group for individuals who are struggling with clutter and disorganization. The Kips Bay Library Clutter Support Group will be a memb…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, February 6, 2015
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
A short film or cartoon suitable for a younger audience.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, February 9, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For children ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonBaby Playtime
Babies can listen to music, play with toys, 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, sing songs, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For children ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Crafternoons
Children can enjoy a small craft and coloring page. For children ages 5-10 with a parent/caregiver.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
5:30 p.m.Meditation the Key to a Happy Life
Can meditation make you happier, healthier and smarter? Researchers are finding evidence of meditation's beneficial effects on the brain. Meditation allows you to increase your happiness and helps calm the mind’s constant chatter. Meditation strengthens your mindfulness which in turn enhances all aspects of your life. Studies show that when you meditate you tune into a consciousness that has many lasting benefits while also decreasing stress and increasing one’s well being. This can produce sign…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Playtime
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 1- months - 3 years with a parent or 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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Learn to Knit with Yvette
In this beginners knitting class you will learn how to cast-on, knit, purl and bind off. No experience necessary. Knitters with some experience are also welcome. Participants should bring the following supplies to the workshop: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles Worsted weight yarn or # 4 Red Heart Super Saver. Yarn should be smooth and light in color. Presented by Yvette Jackson Certified Knitting & Crocheting Instructor
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Blown Away by Poetry
After Wendy Windstorm blows the poetry out of Poetsville, she enlists the help of her puppet friends and young poets in the audience to solve her problem. Recommended for children ages 4 to 12 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 12, 2015
10 a.m.MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children will discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 with a parent/caregiver
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: The Hundred-Foot Journey
Dreamworks Pictures Rating PG, Runtime 122 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Lasse Hallström Synopsis An Indian teen in France goes to work for his father's culinary adversary in this drama based on the bestselling novel by Richard C. Morais. Put young Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) in a kitchen, and he's bound to emerge with a dish that will dazzle. When Hassan's family is forced to move from their native India, his P…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, February 13, 2015
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
A short film or cartoon suitable for a younger audience.
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: Painted Veil
Warner Bros. Rating PG-13, Runtime 124 minutes, Release Yea 2006; Director John Curran Synopsis A couple with a broken relationship learns some valuable lessons about love, life, and sacrifice in this romantic drama based on a novel by W. Somerset Maugham. It's 1925, and Dr. Walter Fane (Edward Norton) is a physician and bacteriologist who has become smitten with Kitty (Naomi Watts), the beautiful daughter of a wealthy and socially prominent fam…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Dolphin Tale 2
Warner Bros. Rating PG, Runtime 107 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Charles Martin Smith Synopsis A group of sympathetic humans help a dolphin with a damaged tail in this heartwarming sequel to the surprise 2011 hit. Inspired by actual events, Dolphin Tale 2 is written and directed by Charles Martin Smith. Author: Jason Buchanan Cast Kris Kristofferson, Ashley Judd, Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr., Austin Stowell, Cozi Zuehlsdorff
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonToddler Playtime
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddlers ages 1- months - 3 years with a parent or 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 - 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Learn to Knit with Yvette
In this beginners knitting class you will learn how to cast-on, knit, purl and bind off. No experience necessary. Knitters with some experience are also welcome. Participants should bring the following supplies to the workshop: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles Worsted weight yarn or # 4 Red Heart Super Saver. Yarn should be smooth and light in color. Presented by Yvette Jackson Certified Knitting & Crocheting Instructor
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 19, 2015
10 a.m.MS Word 2010 For Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children will discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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