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Wednesday, September 23, 2015
12 noonToddler Playtime
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, 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- 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thursday, September 24, 2015
10 a.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Lover Come Back
Lover Come Back 1961 ‧ Romance/Comedy ‧ 1h 47m Rock Hudson and Doris Day are together again! Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are rival Madison Avenue advertising executives who each dislike each other's methods. After he steals a client out from under her cute little nose, revenge prompts her to infiltrate his secret "VIP" campaign in order to persuade the mystery product's scientist to switch to her firm. Trouble is, the product is phony and the "scientist" is Jerry,…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the joy of reading and wonder of books plus enjoy a coloring page. For ages 3-8 years old with a parent/caregiver.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, September 25, 2015
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
A short cartoon or film suitable for a younger audience. 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
Monday, September 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies can enjoy listening to songs and stories and meeting 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 enjoy listening to music, playing with toys, and meeting 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 enjoy listening to songs and stories and meeting 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 or coloring pages. 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
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
2 p.m.Adult Coloring Book Club
Adult Coloring Book Club! Tuesdays @ 2pm Starts September 8th! The latest artistic craze is coloring books for adults. Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns then those designed for children. They offer a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. Are you curious about this new trend? Join the Kips Bay Library for its first Adult Coloring Book Group! Registration is required. Maximum of 10 participants. All materials are provided.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: The Water Diviner
Warner Bros. Rating R, Runtime 111 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Russell Crowe Synopsis After the Battle of Gallipoli, an Australian farmer named Connor (Russell Crowe) is devastated to learn that his three sons have been killed in the melee, so he travels to Turkey to locate and retrieve their bodies for burial. While there, he discovers the possibility that one of his sons is alive and being held as a prisoner of war. Author: Erin Demers Cast Russell Crowe, Isabel Lucas, Jai Cour…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 30, 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 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- 3 years with a parent/guardian
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.French Class
Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your Resume or handy for travelling. It will make you smart, more decisive and even better at English. French is the perfect way to practice and improve your language skills. In this class you will learn, French vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, you will learn to make sentences and also speak the language.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, October 2, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Angela's Ashes
Paramount Pictures Rating R, Runtime 145 minutes, Release Year 1999; Director Alan Parker Synopsis Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir by Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes is an alternately funny and heartbreaking look at growing up in Ireland. Born in Brooklyn, NY, young Frank (Joe Breen) moves at an early age to Limerick, Ireland, with his parents Angela (Emily Watson) and Malachy (Robert Carlyle), who have been unable to support their family in America and are hoping for better prospe…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, October 5, 2015
3:30 p.m.Master Wu Teaches Chess
Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 to 12 years old. Presented by Robert Chen. Series Program 2 hour each sessions.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: 5 Filghts up
Focus Features Rating PG-13, Runtime 92 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Richard Loncraine Synopsis In this bittersweet comedy set in the cutthroat world of New York real estate, old married couple Ruth (Diane Keaton) and Alex (Morgan Freeman) make plans to sell their Brooklyn property and move to Manhattan, only to discover that relocating is never simple. Author: Violet LeVoit Cast Morgan Freeman, Diane Keaton, Cynthia Nixon, Alysia Reiner, Carrie Preston, Claire van der Boom
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 8, 2015
2 p.m.Medicare Info Session
Drop by this informative workshop to explore your Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and Part D Coverage Choices. Allan Katz is the owner of Comprehensive Wealth Management Group, LLC. Allan is very involved in the local community, both on a professional and personal level. Allan is a member of the New York Chapter of the Financial Planning Association, where he does extensive work with the Pro Bono program, the FPA's Mentoring Program and MoneyWorks Program.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Beyond The Reach
Lions Gate Films, Inc. Rating R, Runtime 95 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Jean-Baptiste Léonetti Synopsis Jean-Baptiste Léonetti's minimalist thriller Beyond the Reach stars Michael Douglas as Madec, a cold-hearted and very wealthy businessman who hires a young tracker named Ben (Jeremy Irvine) to go into the Mojave with him in order to shoot rare game. Early in their hunt, Madec accidentally shoots a man, and -- not wanting to spend time in jail, or screw up a multimillion-dollar de…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Magical Mandalas: Worlds of Art
Participants will visualize their worlds through contemporary arts practices while exploring surrealism and expressionism mirroring the artist’s own studio practice. Students will use collage to create mandalas as well as mixed media/colored pencil, marker and watercolor to create contour drawings for portraiture, self-portraiture and landscapes. Each original project will draw from participants’ own lived experiences. Visualization will be used to create worlds and characters through memory and…
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 15, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Cass Timberlane
Cass Timberlane 1947 ‧ Black-and-white/Melodrama ‧ 1h 59m A judge in a small Minnesota town, Cass Timberlane (Spencer Tracy) is cultured and enjoys a sterling reputation. When he falls for working-class girl Jinny Marshland (Lana Turner) and they get married, his life begins to unravel. Jinny grows restless and starts having an affair with Cass' friend Bradd Criley (Zachary Scott), a younger lawyer, leaving the judge heartbroken and betrayed. So when she attempts to return to Cass, t…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, October 16, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Interview With The Vampire
Warner Bros. Rating R, Runtime 123 minutes, Release Year 1994; Director Neil Jordan Synopsis Anne Rice's best-selling romantic horror tale about the origins of a centuries-old vampire inspired this popular, atmospheric chiller. One of director Neil Jordan's major Hollywood productions, the film stays close to its source material, retaining the frame of a young reporter (Christian Slater) interviewing a man who claims to be a 200-year-old vampire. The man, Louis (Brad Pitt), shares his story…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Monday, October 19, 2015
3:30 p.m.Master Wu Teaches Chess
Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 to 12 years old. Presented by Robert Chen. Series Program 2 hour each sessions.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Where Hope Grows
Lions Gate Films, Inc. Rating PG-13, Runtime 95 minutes, Release Year 2014; Director Chris Dowling Synopsis In this inspiring tale of unexpected friendship, a washed-up baseball player (Kristoffer Polaha) gets a new lease on life through a serendipitous meeting with a grocery-store worker (David DeSanctis) who has Down syndrome. His new friend's humility and gratitude help him reconnect with what really matters. Author: Violet LeVoit Cast Kristoffer Polaha, David DeSanctis, William Zabka,…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 22, 2015
5:30 p.m.MEDITATION: A Tool for Stress Reduction and a Healthier Lifestyle
Meditation can bring about a sense of calm and balance that benefits both your emotional and physical well-being, which in turn will impact your overall health and reduce stress. It is easy to learn and can have many lasting and beneficial effects. After you meditate the benefits don’t end when your session ends. Join Jim Rose, M. Ed Rutgers University who has been meditating for over 30 years for this lively and engaging workshop. Facilitated by Jim Rose
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, October 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Master Wu Teaches Chess
Teaching chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Best for children ages 6 to 12 years old. Presented by Robert Chen. Series Program 2 hour each sessions.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Hot Pursuit
Warner Bros. Rating PG-13, Runtime 87 minutes, Release Year 2015; Director Anne Fletcher Synopsis A bumbling police officer (Reese Witherspoon) is assigned to protect the widow of a drug dealer (Sofía Vergara) from corrupt cops and criminals who want her dead. Realizing they've been set up, they go on the road and try to avoid detection by passing themselves off as a couple. Author: Erin Demers Cast Reese Witherspoon, Sofia Vergara, Mike Birbiglia, Michael Mosley, John Carroll Lynch, Robe…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 29, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater:Dial "M" for Murder
Dial M for Murder 1954 ‧ Thriller/Drama ‧ 1h 45m Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice (Ray Milland) wants to have his wealthy wife, Margot (Grace Kelly), murdered so he can get his hands on her inheritance. When he discovers her affair with Mark Halliday (Robert Cummings), he comes up with the perfect plan to kill her. He blackmails an old acquaintance into carrying out the murder, but the carefully-orchestrated set-up goes awry, and Margot stays alive. Now Wendice must frantical…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Friday, October 30, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Bram Stoker's Dracula
Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.. Rating R, Runtime 128 minutes, Release Year 1992; Director Francis Ford Coppola Synopsis Based on Bram Stoker's classic 1897 novel, this film from Francis Ford Coppola and screenwriter James Victor Hart offers a full-blooded portrait of the immortal Transylvanian vampire. The major departure from Stoker is one of motivation as Count Dracula (Gary Oldman) is motivated more by romance than by bloodlust. He punctures the necks as a means of avenging the death…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
3:30 p.m.It's Magnetic
Learn how to turn ordinary flat back marbles into stunning custom magnets. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 5, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Calamity Jane
Calamity Jane 1953 ‧ Musical comedy/Romance ‧ 1h 41m In the lonely Deadwood, Dakota, territory, sharpshooter Calamity Jane (Doris Day) falls for cavalry Lt. Danny Gilmartin (Philip Carey) when she is forced to rescue him from the Indians. Recognizing that the women-starved townsmen long for a "real" woman, Calamity journeys to Chicago to bring back famous singer Adelaid Adams, but mistakenly brings her maid Katie instead. Heartbroken when Danny falls for Katie, Calamity al…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 19, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: The Postman Always Ring Twice
The Postman Always Rings Twice 1946 ‧ Thriller/Drama ‧ 1h 53m Nick Smith (Cecil Kellaway), a middle-aged roadside diner owner, hires a drifter, Frank Chambers (John Garfield), to work at his restaurant. Frank quickly begins an affair with Nick's beautiful young wife, Cora (Lana Turner), and the two conspire to kill Nick and seize his assets. When they succeed, local prosecutor Kyle Sackett (Leon Ames) becomes suspicious, but is unable to build a solid case. However, the couple soon reali…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Saturday, December 5, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Sabrina
Sabrina 1954 ‧ Comedy-drama/Drama ‧ 1h 53m Chauffeur's daughter Sabrina (Audrey Hepburn) returns home from two years in Paris a beautiful young woman, and immediately catches the attention of David (William Holden), the playboy son of her father's richemployers. David woos and wins Sabrina, who has always been in love with him, however their romance is threatened by David's serious older brother, Linus (Humphrey Bogart), who runs the family business and is relying on David to marry an heires…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, December 17, 2015
2 p.m.Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Roman Holiday
Roman Holiday 1953 ‧ Drama film/Romance ‧ 1h 59m Overwhelmed by her suffocating schedule, touring European princess Ann (Audrey Hepburn) takes off for a night while in Rome. When a sedative she took from her doctor kicks in, however, she falls asleep on a park bench and is found by an American reporter, Joe Bradley (Gregory Peck),who takes her back to his apartment for safety. At work the next morning, Joe finds out Ann's regal identity and bets his editor he can get exclusive int…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
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