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Monday, July 27, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can listen to stories, sing 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 listen to music, read books, 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 babies ages 0-18 months with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Crafternoons
Kids can enjoy a small craft project or coloring pages. For children ages 3-8 years old with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay Library50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Focus
Warner Bros. Rating R, Runtime, 105 minutes, Release Year 2015; Directors John Requa & Glenn Ficarra Synopsis Nicky has studied the science of human nature his whole life, and understands precisely how to earn anyone's trust, or fool them into never noticing he's stealing their watch, or wallet, or anything they might have that Nicky can sell. In the movie's opening sequence, he's eating at a New York restaurant when the gorgeous Jess approaches his table and asks him to pretend to be…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, July 29, 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
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
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Gross Biology
Through the Gross Biology class students discover what’s inside of them, how their body works hard to keep them healthy and why it is important for each one of us to make healthy choices. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. For ages 5 and older.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
10 a.m.I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud with Jackie
Children can discover the joy of reading and the wonder of books and enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-8 years old 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: Jupiter Ascending
Warner Bros. Rating PG-13, Runtime 125 minutes, Release Year 2015; Directors Andy Wachowsk &Lana Wachowski Synopsis Mila Kunis stars as Jupiter Jones, an everyday girl in the future whose life takes an unexpected turn when an ex-soldier (Channing Tatum) comes looking for her in hopes that she can live up to her destiny as the savior of the universe. Andy and Lana Wachowski once again dip their feet into sci-fi territory with this sprawling Warner Bros. epic. Author: Jeremy Wheeler Cast…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, July 31, 2015
11 a.m.Movies For Tots
Chldren can enjoy a short movie or cartoon on DVD. Suitable for a younger auidience. For 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
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
3 p.m.Monkey Monkey Music
A Summer Reading Celebration. Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, and stroll in the garden with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande's videos air on PBS stations -Kids 13 and NJTV- in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street and now you can participate in this high energy, fun, interactive show. For children ages 3 to 6 years old with parent/caregiver.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Mansfield Park
Miramax Rating PG-13, Runtime 110 minutes, Release Year 1999; Director Patricia Rozema Synopsis Freely adapted from a novel by Jane Austen, this period drama is set in the early 1800s, as a girl named Fanny (Hannah Taylor Gordon) is being raised by loving but desperately poor parents. Wanting a better life for Fanny, they send her away to live with her aunts, high-minded Mrs. Norris (Sheila Gish) and drug-addicted Lady Bertram (Lindsay Duncan), who share an estate called Mansfield Park. Fan…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Recycling Art
Create recycled art with materials that have been thrown away or ‘forgotten.’ Presented by Vickie Fremont. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night:
Walt Disney Pictures Rating PG, Runtime 128 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Niki Caro Synopsis In this inspiring Disney sports drama based on actual events, Kevin Costner plays a high-school football coach who ends up leading a cross-country track team made up of lower-class Latino students to a state championship. Jim White (Costner) finds his days as a football coach numbered when an incident with a player leads to his dismissal. Desperate for work, he moves his wife (Maria Bello) an…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
3 p.m.Chinese Ribbon Dance Workshop
Come learn the Chinese ribbon dance! Margaret Yuen, Director of the Red Silk Dancers will demonstrate the dance and show you how to wave a long silk ribbon to create rainbows, dragons and waterfalls. No previous training required and all materials will be provided. Recommended for ages 6 to 12 years old. Preregistration is required.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
2:30 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, August 21, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: The Door in the Floor
Focus Features Rating R, Runtime 111 minutes, Release Year 2004; Director Tod Williams Synopsis Tod Williams served as both director and screenwriter for this drama, adapted from a portion of John Irving's novel A Widow for One Year. Ted and Marion Cole (Jeff Bridges and Kim Basinger) are a couple whose marriage is on the verge of collapse. After their two teenage sons died in an auto accident, Marion fell into a deep depression from which she has never fully emerged. Meanwhile, Ted has dri…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
2:30 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
2 p.m.Seniors Learn Photography @ Kips Bay Library
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!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, September 4, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Endless Love
Universal Pictures Rating R, Runtime 116 minutes, Release Year 1981; Director Franco Zeffirelli Synopsis Based on a novel by Scott Spencer, Endless Love details the doomed romance between 17-year-old David (Martin Hewitt) and 15-year-old Jade (Brooke Shields). Banished from Jade's home by her daddy Hugh (Don Murray), David obsessively cooks up a scheme to get back into the family's good graces. Since this plan involves setting Jade's house on fire, one can easily predict that the puppy-love…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, September 18, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Cry The Beloved Country
Miramax Rating NR, Runtime 103 minutes, Release Year 1951; Director Zoltan Korda Synopsis This deliberately paced British film about a black rural priest and a white landowner whose paths cross in 1940s South Africa remains one of the most powerful cinematic statements on racism. Based on Alan Paton's landmark novel, Cry the Beloved Country is, in hindsight, naïve in its belief that apartheid would be easier to overcome than history proved it to be, but its intentions are certainly in the r…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
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