Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

All NYPL locations will close at 3 PM on December 24 and will be closed on December 25.

Your Library Needs You!

All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

(mm/dd/yyyy)

29 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 22, 2014
4 p.m.Stories and Crafts - December 2014
Stories and crafts for young children. Limited to 30 children. Same day registration begins at 3:30 pm.
96th Street LibraryChildren
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am December 201496th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Preschool Program 11:15 am December 2014
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, December 29, 2014
4 p.m.Stories and Crafts - December 2014
Stories and crafts for young children. Limited to 30 children. Same day registration begins at 3:30 pm.
96th Street LibraryChildren
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am December 201496th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Preschool Program 11:15 am December 2014
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, January 5, 2015
4 p.m.Stories and Crafts - January 2015
Stories and crafts for young children. Limited to 30 children. Registration begins at 3:30 pm the day of the program.
96th Street LibraryChildren
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 8, 2015
2 p.m.Film -- SPEAK EASILY (1932)
SPEAK EASILY, 1932, 82 min., b&w, directed by Edward Sedgwick. A short film will precede the feature. Starring BUSTER KEATON, JIMMY DURANTE, Ruth Selwyn, Thelma Todd, Hedda Hopper, William Pawley. A professor inherits a Broadway musical and falls for the lure of the bright lights. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Book Discussion at the 96th Street Library
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie January 8, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Book discussion meets every month from September through June. The books are available at the library - just ask at the information desk.
96th Street Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Preschool Program 11:15 - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 15, 2015
2 p.m.Film -- NEVER SAY GOODBYE (1946)
NEVER SAY GOODBYE, 1946, 97 min., b&w, directed by James V. Kern. A short film will precede the feature. Starring ERROL FLYNN, ELEANOR PARKER, Lucile Watson, S.Z Sakall, Forrest Tucker, Donald Woods. A seven-year-old girl draws her divorced parents back together. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, January 17, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Puccini's MADAMA BUTTERFLY
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera ofMADAMA BUTTERFLY by GIACOMO PUCCINI. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Preschool Program 11:15 - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 22, 2015
2 p.m.Film -- I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING! (1945)
I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING!, 1945, 91 minutes, b&w, directed by Mickael Powell & Emeric Pressburger. A short film will precede the feature. Starring WENDY HILLER, ROGER LIVESEY, George Carney, Walter Hudd, Duncan MacKechnie, Ian Sadler. A determined girl travels to the Hebrides to marry a wealthy old man, but is stranded on Mull and marries a young navel officer instead. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Presley and Melody: Falling Snowflakes Winter Spectacular
Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.Preschool Program 10:30 am - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Preschool Program 11:15 - January 2015
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 29, 2015
2 p.m.Film -- ONLY ANGELS HAVE WINGS (1939)
ONLY ANGELS HAVE WINGS, 1939, 121 min., b&w, directed by Howard Hawks. Starring CARY GRANT, JEAN ARTHUR, Rita Hayworth , Richard Barthelmess, Thomas Mitchell, Allyn Joslyn. Tension creeps into the relationships of the men who fly cargo planes over the Andes when a stranded showgirl sets her sights on the boss. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 5, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion at the 96th Street Library
The Ambassadors by Henry James Thursday, February 5, 2015 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Book discussion meets the 1st Thursday of each month from September through June. The books are available at the library - just ask at the information desk.
96th Street Library, AuditoriumAdults
Saturday, February 14, 2015
12 noonMusic: New York Opera Forum performs Wagner's SIEGFRIED (Act 3) & GOTTERDAMMERUNG (Act 3)
New York Opera Forum performs the selections ofSIEGFRIED (Act 3) & GOTTERDAMMERUNG (Act 3) by RICHARD WAGNER. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, April 18, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Handel's ARIODANTE
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of ARIODANTE by GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The next opera will be June 20th. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 20, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Bellini's NORMA
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of NORMA by VINCENZO BELLINI. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, July 18, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Donizetti's MARIA STUARDA
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of MARIA STUARDA by GAETANO DONIZETTI. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, August 8, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Puccini's IL TABARRO (Act 3) & Leoncavallo's PAGALIACCI
New York Opera Forum performs IL TABARRO (Act 3) byGIACOMO PUCCINI, and PAGLIACCI by RUGGIERO LEONCAVALLO. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Strauss' ELEKTRA
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of ELEKTRA by RICHARD STRAUSS. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 24, 2015
1 p.m.Music: New York Opera Forum performs Mozart's IDOMENEO
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of IDOMENEO by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults

Chat with a librarian now