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Thursday, January 22, 2015
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Saratoga
After winning a stud farm in lieu of gambling debts, bookie Duke Bradley turns an eye to the daughter of the now deceased gambler and her millionaire fiancée. Directed by: Jake Conway Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, and Lionel Barrymore DVD | Black & White | 1937 | 92 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Get Photoshopped! Photo Retouching
In this class you will use the Photoshop to modify digital images. Learn how to use the clone stamp tool, duplicating backgrounds and much more. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, January 23, 2015
1:15 p.m.Mac Computers for Beginners
Learn the basics of using a Mac computer.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Excel 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Saturday, January 24, 2015
2 p.m.Saturday Movies: Postcards from the Edge
Postcards from the Edge DVD | Color | 1990 | 101 min | Columbia | Rated R Substance-addicted actress Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox center, her film company insists she live with her mother Doris Mann, herself once a star and now a champion drinker. Such a set-up is bad news for Suzanne who has struggled for years to get out of her mother's shadow, and who finds her mother still treats her like a child. Despite these problems- and further ones to do with the men in in h…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Sunday, January 25, 2015
2 p.m.Sunday Movie: Separate Tables
The boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems. Directed by Delbert Mann Starring Rita Hayworth, Deborah Kerr, David Niven, and Burt Lancaster DVD | Black and White | 1958 | 100 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, January 26, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pages for Mac
Get acquainted with Apple's powerful word processor that gives you everything you need to create documents that look beautiful, read beautifully, and let you work seamlessly between Mac and iOS devices, as well as with colleagues, friends, and family who use Microsoft Word.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac Lab
Array
Adults
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Strange Cargo
Convicts escaping from Devil's Island come under the influence of a strange Christ-like figure. Directed by: Frank Borzage Starring: Clark Gable , Joan Crawford, and Ian Hunter DVD | Black & White | 1940 | 113 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Short But Not Sweet
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! January 2015 — Short But Not Sweet Wednesday, January 21, 1:00 pm Monday, January 26, 7:00 pm The Girls in Their Summer Dresses by Irwin Shaw Mr. and Mrs. Mike Loomis are out for a Sunday morning stroll on Fifth Avenue in The Village. Then Frances notices that Mike is enjoying the view more avidly than a happily married man should. A discussion ensues. (1939) Here We Are by Dorothy Parker When the newlyweds go…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: They Met in Bombay
A jewel thief and a con artist are rivals in the theft of a valuable gem as the Japanese army invades China. Directed by: Clarence Brown Starring: Clark Gable, Rosalind Russell, and Peter Lorre DVD | Black & White | 1941 | 92 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents: Finding your Authentic Voice in Fiction with Monique Antonette Lewis
Finding your Authentic Voice in Fiction with Monique Antonette Lewis It's easy to be intimidated by your favorite authors when penning your own story, but the best voice is the one you know well. Through interactive prompts and exercises you'll create your own voices that are just as exciting and interesting as your favorite authors. On-line Registration opens on 1/20/2014 at 6:00 pm. Monique Antonette Lewis teaches fiction as a board member of New York Writers Workshop, is the…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10 a.m. Advanced MS PowerPoint 2011 for Mac
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2011 for Mac. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc. Please note: Bring a flash drive with an MP3 or WMA audio file, and an MP4 or MOV video file if you wish to practice embedding media.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2011 for Mac
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Somewhere I'll Find You
Two brothers, rival correspondents, find themselves fighting their conservative editor over stories and each other over the affections of a pretty blonde journalist. Directed by: Wesley Ruggles Starring: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, and Robert Sterling DVD | Black & White | 1942 | 108 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, January 29, 2015
2:30 p.m.Digital Storytelling Using iMovie
Discuss techniques of using digital tools to tell stories. Learn how to use Apple's popular iMovie software to combine words, images, video, and other media into a compelling narrative. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Command Decision
Army generals struggle with the decision to prioritize bombing the German factories producing new jet fighters over the extremely high casualties the mission will cost. Directed by: Sam Wood Starring: Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon, and Van Johnson DVD | Black & White | 1948 | 112 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
Learn how to use iMovie to animate images to create your very own mini movie. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, January 30, 2015
1:15 p.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Word 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Saturday, January 31, 2015
2 p.m.Saturday Movies: Death Becomes Her
Death Becomes Her DVD | Color | 1992 | 103 min | Universal Pictures | Rated PG-13 Helen, a writer, and Madeline, an actress, have hated each other for years. Madeline is married to Ernest, who was once Helen's fiancé. After she recovers from a mental breakdown, Helen vows revenge by stealing back Ernest and plotting to kill Madeline. Both rivals secretly consume a miracle cure for aging. When each tries to eliminate the other, they realize they have become immortal and that life will never be…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Stories of the Civil Rights Movement
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2015 — Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Wednesday, February 4, 1:00 pm Monday, February 9, 7:00 pm The Convert by Lerone Bennett Jr. Preacher Aaron Lott decided to buy his train ticket to the Baptist convention at the whites-only ticket counter. It was the law and it was his right. It was also Mississippi, 1961. I’m his friend, Booker Brown, and I knew there would be trouble. I tried to talk him o…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, February 5, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Monday, February 9, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Stories of the Civil Rights Movement
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2015 — Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Wednesday, February 4, 1:00 pm Monday, February 9, 7:00 pm The Convert by Lerone Bennett Jr. Preacher Aaron Lott decided to buy his train ticket to the Baptist convention at the whites-only ticket counter. It was the law and it was his right. It was also Mississippi, 1961. I’m his friend, Booker Brown, and I knew there would be trouble. I tried to talk…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, February 12, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, February 13, 2015
6 p.m.Open Book Night
We are having a book social! We hope you’ll come and share a book you loved reading! What to expect at Open Book Night: 1. Introduce your book with its title, author, publication date and genre (mystery, memoir, play, etc.). One book per person. 2. Tell us what it’s about and why you loved it in 2 minutes or less. 3. We want to have fun, so no negative criticism please. 4. Learn about titles of books that you may enjoy and share with your friends. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Stories of the Civil Rights Movement
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2015 — Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Wednesday, February 18, 1:00 pm Monday, February 23, 7:00 pm The First Day of School by R. V. Cassill John Hawkins was not looking forward to the first day of school at Joseph P. Gilmore High, but not for the usual reasons. Today he and his sister Audrey are supposed to be among the first black students to integrate the school. He had heard the Natio…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, February 19, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Saturday, February 21, 2015
2:30 p.m.Big Open Book | Patricia Dahlman, Margaret Matthews-Berenson | An Artist Dialogue Series
FREE - The Corner Room doors open at 2:30 p.m. Artist Patricia Dahlman begins the event with a presentation on her past and present work particularly focusing on Big Open Book, the site specific piece she made for Art Wall on Third exhibition series. The presentation is followed by a discussion between the distinguished curator Margaret Mathews-Berenson and Patricia Dahlman talking about her influences, materials and making contemporary art today. Patricia Dahlman is a New York City area arti…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Monday, February 23, 2015
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Stories of the Civil Rights Movement
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2015 — Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Wednesday, February 18, 1:00 pm Monday, February 23, 7:00 pm The First Day of School by R. V. Cassill John Hawkins was not looking forward to the first day of school at Joseph P. Gilmore High, but not for the usual reasons. Today he and his sister Audrey are supposed to be among the first black students to integrate the school. He had heard the National…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, February 26, 2015
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
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