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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
6:30 p.m.Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II
Learn Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II! Prior Chinese language experience is required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. Tuesdays September 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th October 2nd, 23rd, 30th November 6th…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
6:30 p.m.Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II
Learn Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II! Prior Chinese language experience is required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. Tuesdays September 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th October 2nd, 23rd, 30th November 6th…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
6:30 p.m.Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II
Learn Chinese (Mandarin) Basic Conversation Level II! Prior Chinese language experience is required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. Tuesdays September 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th October 2nd, 23rd, 30th November 6th…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
6:30 p.m.Canceled
Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II
Continue learning basic Mandarin Chinese!Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. This class will continue working through the material in the Mandarin Complete 1.0 course available through the Mango Languages program. Participants should preview lessons 19 & 20 in Complete 1.0 course for the first session on January 7th. During the class, the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciat…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
5:15 p.m.Featured Database: PressDisplay
Browse the current headlines from over 1700 local and international newspapers, read complete issues in full-color, full-page format, or search for individual news stories. Newspapers from 92 countries published in 48 languages are available. This class takes place on the 4th floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Saturday, April 19, 2014
2:30 p.m.Lermontov Bicentennial Celebration - Программa посвященнaя 200-летию М.Ю. Лермонтова
A Bicentennial Celebration of the birth of the great 19th Century Russian poet Mikhail Lermontov Программa посвященнaя 200-летию М.Ю. Лермонтова Pushkin Society in America and the Lodyjensky Immigration Archive Center of Russian and Ukrainian Culture in New York present a bicentennial celebration of Mikhail Lermontov, the great 19th century Russian poet. The program includes an illustrated lecture about Lermontov’s life, tragic death, his poetry and inspiration. Along with an illustrated talk…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
6:30 p.m.The Language Hoax: Why the World Looks the Same in Any Language, with John H. McWhorter, Professor of Linguistics at Columbia University and author of many books, including "The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language."
In this illustrated lecture, the linguist celebrates the diversity of languages and the cultures that speak them. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our August Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: August Events Calendar 2014.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, August 18, 2014
10:30 a.m.Featured Database: Mango Language Lab
Hola! Ni Hao! Bonjour! Konnichiwa! Dobryi den'! Come try out the Mango Languages program and start learning one of 35 languages today. This is a conversation based language learning program with a built-in recording option. Record your voice and compare your speech to the narrator’s to hear your progress. This class takes place on the 4th floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 20, 2014
2:30 p.m.Featured Database: Mango Language Lab
Hola! Ni Hao! Bonjour! Konnichiwa! Dobryi den'! Come try out the Mango Languages program and start learning one of 35 languages today. This is a conversation based language learning program with a built-in recording option. Record your voice and compare your speech to the narrator’s to hear your progress.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Monday, September 22, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, September 29, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, October 6, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, October 20, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Monday, October 27, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, November 3, 2014
6 p.m.ÉCHOS FRANÇAIS
LEARN FRENCH THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES Come and learn or practice French through a method that offers a wide spectrum of linguistic discoveries, interactive communication and unique personal expression. It uses literature and theater to introduce a bilingual dynamic, by immersion—one of the primary teaching and learning strategies. Method: Language learning through literature with theater as a bridge. Particular Approach: · Building from a single word linked to grammatical rules, we aim t…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, November 10, 2014
6 p.m.LE CANCRE!!
LE CANCRE !! (The Dunce!!) Un poème par Jacques Prévert Une adaptation ÉCHOS FRANCOPHONES - FRENCH EXPRESSIONS THROUGH DRAMATIC TECHNIQUES This program is a performance by the students of the French language workshop held in the Mid-Manhattan Library during the months of September and October. The performance is the culmination of six sessions of French classes with the students performing an adaptation of the poem Le Cancre (The Dunce) by the French poet Jacques Prévert (1900-1977) Th…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Learn basic Mandarin Chinese! No prior experience with the Chinese language required. Learn using the Mango Languages database on the New York Public Library website. First session: Introduction and orientation to the Mango Languages program. In the following sessions the native speaking instructor reinforces and practices material covered in the Mango lessons. Accurate pronunciation is emphasized. 10 Tuesdays, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
2:30 p.m.Featured Database: Mango Language Lab
Hola! Ni Hao! Bonjour! Konnichiwa! Dobryi den'! Come try out the Mango Languages program and start learning one of 35 languages today. This is a conversation based language learning program with a built-in recording option. Record your voice and compare your speech to the narrator’s to hear your progress.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults