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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, January 26, 2015
1 p.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Join the staff of the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome animal adventure. We will start out with invertebrates and insects and work our way through the wonders of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Programs will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature up close visits from one or two live animal ambassadors, plus investigations and experiments using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing creatur…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. Space is limited to 25 children per session.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Book Babies
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. Space is limited to 25 children per session.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - The Golem and The Jinni by Helene Wecker
Join us for an enchanting discussion of Helene Wecker's novel The Golem and the Jinni. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - Chava, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi, and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire, form an unlikely friendship on the streets of New York until a fateful choice changes everything.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Thursday, January 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. Space is limited to 25 children per session.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime. Space is limited to 25 children per session.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Lounge @ Mulberry Street
Come and hangout at the Mulberry Street Library. Do homework or take a study break. Play board games, watch videos on laptops or just hangout with your friends. Refreshments will be provided. For ages 12-18
Mulberry Street LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Friday, January 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Tween Crafts
Craft projects for tweens.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 31, 2015
1 p.m.Percussion with Passion - 3 week Percussion Workshop for Older Adults (55 +) with Dalys Torres
Explore different non-traditional percussion instruments! The second class will focus mainly on castanets. Find the musician within! This class is for students 55 years of age or older ONLY. Registration is required, class size is limited. Please stop by the library's Information Desk or call 212-966-3424 to register. No prior experience with music is necessary.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 2, 2015
1 p.m.Skype and Video Chatting
Learn all about Skype and Video Chatting.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
1 p.m.Tablet Buying Guide Basics
With all the tablets out there it is hard to figure out which one you should get. Learn how to determine which tablet is the best fit for you. This class will cover some of the basic features and specs of the devices.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Puppet Playtime
Join Nicola and her puppets for a fun-filled (also educational!) session of songs, stories and surprises. We'll play games, learn new songs, and meet lots of friendly puppets. Suitable for children ages 0 to 4 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, February 7, 2015
1 p.m.Patterns of Beauty: A Family Art Workshop with Karl Lorenz
Patterns of Beauty: A Family Art Workshop Drawing from science, nature, and world cultures, we will create beautiful decorative patterns using colored pencils, magic markers, and folded paper plates. Appropriate for ages 6 and up with their caregivers. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. Sign-up at the information desk or call 212-966-3424 for more details. All art materials will be provided. No art experience necessary.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 9, 2015
1 p.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.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 14, 2015
12:30 p.m.Movies at Mulberry Street Presents
Join us at the Mulberry Street Library for three movies. Admission is free! All times are approximate. Program may contain mature subject matter and language. The views in the films do not represent the views of The New York Public Library. If at any moment you feel uncomfortable you are welcome to leave the program without judgment.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
1 p.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.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Monday, February 23, 2015
1 p.m.Cellphone Buying Guide: Smartphones
Learn about the differences in smartphones to determine which phone is the best one for you.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
1 p.m.Google Series: Gmail
Learn how Gmail works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to forwarding messages and attachments.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Country Girl: A Memoir by Edna O'Brien
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Edna O'Brien's memoir Country Girl. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - When Edna O'Brien's first novel, The Country Girls, was published in 1960, it so scandalized the O'Briens' local parish that the book was burned by its priest. O'Brien was undeterred and has since created a body of work that bears comparison with the best writing of the twentieth century. Country Girl brings us face-to-face with a life of h…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
5:30 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Don Witter Performing Classical and Spanish Guitar
Explore the influence that Spain and Latin America has had on the guitar and music in general through the centuries. Don Witter, Jr. will be performing various works and styles to showcase the flexibility of the classical guitar. Don Witter, Jr. started musical life at 4 trained as a Classical Pianist and 1st performed in public at the age of 5 at Carnegie Recital Hall. He appeared on the "TED MACK AMATEUR HOUR" and graduated from the high school of Music and Art where he was known as an accomp…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg
Join us for a powerful discussion of Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Cheryl Sandberg. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In this book the author examines why w…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Want Not by Jonathan Miles
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Want Not by Jonathan Miles. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary -In Want Not, Miles takes a giant leap forward with this highly inventive and corrosively funny story of our times, a three-pronged tale of human excess that sifts through the detritus of several disparate lives, all conjoined in their come-hell-or- high-water search for fulfillment. As the novel opens on Thanksgiving Day, readers are telescoped into…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
Join us for a powerful discussion of David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell . You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell challenges how we think about obstacles and disadvantages, offering a new interpretation of what it means to be discriminated against, or cope with a disability, or lose a parent, or attend a mediocre school, or suffer from any number of other appa…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
Join us for an engrossing discussion of Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - “America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) takes us down the hatch on an unforgettable tour. The alimentary canal is classic Mary Roach terrain: the questions explored in Gulp are as taboo, in their way, as the cadavers in Stiff and every bit as surreal as the universe of zero gravity explored in Packing for…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Life After Life: A Novel by Kate Atkinson
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Life AFter LIfe: A Novel by Kate Atkinson. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks upon a life that will be, to say the least,…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Straight Man: A Novel by RIchard Russo
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Straight Man: A Novel by RIchard Russo . You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - William Henry Devereaux, Jr., spiritually suited to playing left field but forced by a bad hamstring to try first base, is the unlikely chairman of the English department at West Central Pennsylvania University. Over the course of a single convoluted week, he threatens to execute a duck, has his nose slashed by a feminist poet, discov…
Mulberry Street Library
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