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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, October 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Multilingual Book Discussion Group
Read a book in your own language, and discuss it in English! Speakers of all languages are welcome. Relax and enjoy your book, then practice your English in a fun and friendly setting. In October we will be reading Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 5, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
3 p.m.Go Green: Found Art
Recycle old favorites into new pieces! Create a bracelet, necklace, or other accessories out of everyday objects. Break it down to bring your fashion to the next level. All materials will be provided. Presented by Pamela Isaac. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 12, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Friday, November 13, 2015
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion. This event is part of Staten Island OutLOUD's Autumn 2015 series of events on "The Great Gatsby" for the Big Read, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts, in partnership with Arts Midwest. The Big Read broadens our understandings of…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
3:30 p.m.MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Do You Believe in Magic Show
Our Wild West Show Want a healthy show with the Wild West in mind? Fit4kids Shows brings to you this special show that will thrill the children and educate them western style. Music, western magic rope tricks, movement and conversation about the Wild West! Super Hero Muscle Man Mike comes through again with another total interactive show! What did the cowboys eat and drink and why? What exercises did they do? Sheriff Sam, his sidekick Puppet for this special show, has wonderful dialogue and sing…
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 19, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Friday, November 20, 2015
10:30 a.m.TODDLER RHYME TIME
Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring books, finger plays, action rhymes and more. Network with other caregivers and toddlers. For ages 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 years and caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Multilingual Book Discussion Group
Read a book in your own language, and discuss it in English! Speakers of all languages are welcome. Relax and enjoy your book, then practice your English in a fun and friendly setting. In November we will be reading The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.MATH AND READING TUTORING
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, December 3, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, December 10, 2015
12:30 p.m.Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do ‘free writing’ exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Friday, December 11, 2015
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
All Our Names by Dinaw Mengestu Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, December 18, 2015
3:30 p.m.Multilingual Book Discussion Group
Read a book in your own language, and discuss it in English! Speakers of all languages are welcome. Relax and enjoy your book, then practice your English in a fun and friendly setting. In December we will be reading Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez.
New Dorp Library
Array
Adults,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, January 22, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, February 19, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Assistant by Bernard Malamud Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, March 18, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Warden by Anthony Trollope Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, April 8, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
Three short stories by Ernest Hemingway (TBD) Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, May 20, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Friday, June 17, 2016
2:30 p.m.Book Discussion Group
Lila by Marilynne Robinson Books will be loaned to participants. Please contact the New Dorp Library to reserve your copy. Participants are expected to read the book in advance of the meeting and come prepared to take part in the discussion.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
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