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Friday, September 25, 2015
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Friday PC Basics
If computer skills aren't your strong suit and you're looking in to learning the basics, come and join our Friday Basics!​ Pre-requisites: None
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 26, 2015
11 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: New Amsterdam Library- September 2015
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn Englishby watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Monday, September 28, 2015
12 noonWorld History Films
Let’s travel back in time and watch some of the events that have occurred throughout the years! Join us in the New Amsterdam Library to watch documentary films about history from different cultures and discoveries that changed the world. September 14: Hadrian's Wall September 28: Aztec Empire *Films may be subject to change
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
3:30 p.m. Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.The Book Talk
Are you a booklover? Come to the “Book Swap” discussion at the New Amsterdam Library! Participants are encouraged to bring a book they love, hate, or just want to talk about for an ice-breaker.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
11:30 a.m.Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:15 p.m. Lunch Time Beginning Crochet Workshop
Want to crochet but aren’t sure where to start? Learn to crochet at the library! Learn the basics of crochet, and start your first project. This is a free event, but you will need to bring your own supplies. Please bring a crochet hook and practice yarn. Registration is not required.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
11 a.m.Leggo my Legos — Block Time
Children are invited to sink their little hands in to piles of blocks. Also, bring a toy car and drive around our tiny town we have on the floor. Join us as children learn to sharpen and develop their interpersonal skills through play.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Adventures in Wanderlust
If you are a travel buff and want to be ready for your next destination, come join us in watching travel tours and guides! September 2: Hawaii September 16: India September 30: Iceland *Films may be subject to change
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Friday, October 2, 2015
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Monday, October 5, 2015
3:30 p.m.Animal Adventures Medley
Our puppet “pond town” comes to your library with Frankie the Frog and other characters. These short, interactive shows feature singing, guessing games, and storytelling about the animals you might find in a pond or barnyard. Learn basic animal concepts such as animal shapes, sounds, locomotion, and metamorphosis. For grades pre-k – kindergarten. Presented by the Central Park Zoo.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
12:15 p.m. Lunch Time Beginning Crochet Workshop
Want to crochet but aren’t sure where to start? Learn to crochet at the library! Learn the basics of crochet, and start your first project. This is a free event, but you will need to bring your own supplies. Please bring a crochet hook and practice yarn. Registration is not required.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Friday, October 9, 2015
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
12:15 p.m. Lunch Time Beginning Crochet Workshop
Want to crochet but aren’t sure where to start? Learn to crochet at the library! Learn the basics of crochet, and start your first project. This is a free event, but you will need to bring your own supplies. Please bring a crochet hook and practice yarn. Registration is not required.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Monday, October 19, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Job Search + Unemployment Search Tax Tips
Many people simply update their résumés—without real thought—answer ads at random, go on a few interviews and send thank-you notes. Their other strategy is to post their résumés on Internet job boards and websites—as do hundreds of thousands of other job hunters who assume that this is the modern way to job search. Human Resources inboxes are swamped, and most of those résumés are simply deleted. This workshop covers a more powerful method way to get noticed and go from “Job Search to Career Tr…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
12:15 a.m. Lunch Time Beginning Crochet Workshop
Want to crochet but aren’t sure where to start? Learn to crochet at the library! Learn the basics of crochet, and start your first project. This is a free event, but you will need to bring your own supplies. Please bring a crochet hook and practice yarn. Registration is not required.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Friday, October 23, 2015
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Monday, October 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
12:15 a.m. Lunch Time Beginning Crochet Workshop
Want to crochet but aren’t sure where to start? Learn to crochet at the library! Learn the basics of crochet, and start your first project. This is a free event, but you will need to bring your own supplies. Please bring a crochet hook and practice yarn. Registration is not required.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Friday, October 30, 2015
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Monday, November 2, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Monday, November 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 16, 2015
3:30 p.m.Dorothy in the Land of Oz
Dorothy is carried far from her humble home in Kansas, to a vivid and magical land called Oz. After a hair-raising encounter with a wicked Witch, she and Toto follow the yellow brick road to seek out the help of the Great and Powerful Wizard of Oz. On her journey she meets three unusual new friends who teach her wisdom, compassion, and courage. Presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. For children ages 3 and older.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Monday, November 23, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Monday, December 7, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
5:30 p.m.Falun Dafa: Exercise and Meditation Class
With the combination of meditation and slow moving exercises, this class is designed to help eliminate stress so that you can enjoy peace of mind. Class Schedule: **Classes will take place on Wednesdays, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Auditorium space. September: 23rd, 30th October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November: 4th, 18th December: 2nd, 9th
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Monday, December 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monday Madness
Come join us for either a fun craft, short movie, or a surprise activity.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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