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32 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, February 12, 2016
10:30 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog if Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create and engaging exciting music class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will fun all around. We get the childr…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime.
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.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
1 p.m.Percussion with Passion - 3 week Percussion Workshop for Older Adults (55 +) with Dalys Torres
Explore different non-traditional percussion instruments! 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. Dates - Saturdays January 30, February 6, and February 13, 2016. 1 - 2:30 pm in the Community Room on L2.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
4 p.m.Kids' Crafts
A seasonal craft in the Children's Room for children of all ages.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime.
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.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Preschool Story Time and Craft
Join us for songs and stories in the afternoon. Each week we will discover new books, finishing up each program by completing a craft each child can take home. For children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, February 19, 2016
10:30 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog if Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create and engaging exciting music class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will fun all around. We get the childr…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, February 20, 2016
1 p.m.Little Italy Cultural Heritage Film Screening : in Conjunction with the NYPL Community Oral History Project
Join us for an afternoon of 16mm films celebrating the rich artistic and cultural heritage of Little Italy, in conjunction with our NYPL Community Oral History Project! 1pm: It's One Family - Knock on Wood (1982) - Orlando Furioso is a five foot tall performer living in Brooklyn, and is made of wood. Fifty years ago he was carved from oak and given a suit of armor by Papa Manteo and his children, Orlando's sword still flashes on a stage. In It's One Family: Knock On Wood, we meet puppeteers Mi…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Monday, February 22, 2016
5:30 p.m.Zen for Busy People with Jeff Cannon
Join Jeff Cannon as he guides you through some very real Zen practices, even if you do not meditate. Enjoy and take them no matter where you want to go.In just 45 minutes you will learn to weave these zen techniques into the wonderful tapestry known as Modern Meditation. Too busy to meditate? Think you lack the focus to sit? Think again. If you have ever thought of sampling what the concept of Zen is all about will not regret it.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for babies and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime.
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.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
4 p.m.Book Avengers
Children ages 8-12 years old, join us for a discussion of Dead City by James Ponti.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Book Discussion — The Snow Child by Eowen Ivy
Join us for a discussion of The Snow Child by Eowen Ivy. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: "Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart--he breaking under the weight of the work of the farm; she crumbling from loneliness and despair. In a moment of levity during the season's first snowfall, they build a child out of snow. The next morning the snow child is…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 25, 2016
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Simple stories, songs, and rhymes for toddlers and their caregivers, followed by a short playtime.
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.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Preschool Story Time and Craft
Join us for songs and stories in the afternoon. Each week we will discover new books, finishing up each program by completing a craft each child can take home. For children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, February 26, 2016
10:30 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog if Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create and engaging exciting music class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will fun all around. We get the childr…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, March 7, 2016
4 p.m.Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live - participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. W…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
4 p.m.Mutt-i-grees
The North Shore Animal League brings in a shelter animal to show the wonders of empathy. Working together to create an adoption poster, teens unmask the hero in themselves by helping an animal to find a forever home – they give voice to the voiceless. We will give a brief on Animal League America, which is the world’s largest no-kill adoption shelter, and the origin of the word Mutt-i-gree. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, March 12, 2016
1 p.m.Photography Workshop with the Alice Austen House: Self- Portraiture
The Alice Austen House is offering a hands-on adult photography workshop which explores Alice Austen’s photographs (1866-1952) and contemporary photography self-portraiture as inspiration for your own self portrait. Bring your own cameras or we will provide digital cameras and printers for you! Learn new skills or expand your photography knowledge with a photographer from the Alice Austen House. Limited to 12 participants only, registration is required by phone or in-person.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Monday, March 14, 2016
4 p.m.Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live - participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. W…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, March 21, 2016
4 p.m.Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live - participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. W…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, March 28, 2016
4 p.m.Designing a Dream City
If you could create your own city what would it have? Would there be a playground? How would you get from place to place? Where would you live? Let your imagination run wild and create your very own city in this four-session workshop series using LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Where We Live - participants will plan and build a place to live using LEGO® bricks and pieces. Week 2: Where We Play - participants will work in groups to plan, design, and build their version of a playground with legos. W…
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
Join us for a discussion of The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Red Tent and Day After Night, comes an unforgettable novel about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century. Addie Baum is The Boston Girl, born in 1900 to immigrant parents who were unprepared for an…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — The Martian by Andy Weir
Join us for a discussion of The Martian by Andy Weir. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: "Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded and completely alone with no way to even signal Earth that he's alive--and even if he could get word o…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, April 30, 2016
2:30 p.m.Introduction to Belly Dance
Introduction to Belly Dance Mulberry Street Library Saturday 4/30/2016 2:30 p.m. Belly dance is a great way to learn a beautiful art form while staying in shape, gaining confidence in yourself, and (most importantly) having fun. Presented by Katherine Illescas, MBA, Certified Fitness Instructor. Come join us celebrate Immigrant Heritage Week! ALL NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY PROGRAMS ARE FREE OF CHARGE.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Join us for a discussion of Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: Close to aging out of the foster care system, Molly Ayer takes a position helping an elderly woman named Vivian and discovers that they are more alike than different as she helps Vivian solve a mystery from her past.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten Troost,
Join us for a discussion of The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten Troost, You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: At the age of twenty-six, Maarten Troost—who had been pushing the snooze button on the alarm clock of life by racking up useless graduate degrees and muddling through a series of temp jobs—decided to pack up his flip-flops and move to Tarawa, a remote South Pacific island in the Republic of Kiribati. He…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay
Join us for a discussion of Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay . You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay. "Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink, all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I'm not doing it ironicall…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
6 p.m.Book Discussion — The Primates of Park Avenue: A Memoir by Wednesday Martin
Join us for a discussion of The Primates of Park Avenue: A Memoir by Wednesday Martin. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book summary: A woman describes how she used her background in anthropology and primatology to assimilate into life on the Upper East Side of New York City after marrying a man from that neighborhood, through recognizing tribal migration patterns, display rituals, physical adornment and mating practices.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults

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