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Friday, March 27, 2015
3:30 p.m. After School Science
Students are invited to learn about the scientific and explore the world around them in this hands on workshop. They will conduct experiments and create project to bring home.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, March 28, 2015
2:30 p.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Riverdale Library- March 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…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- March
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- March
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m. Words With Friends: Scrabble at Riverdale
If words work you up and crossword puzzles keep you going, come to Riverdale and share your passion with you friends every Tuesday afternoon for a lively game of Scrabble.
Riverdale LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
11:30 a.m.New Walkers Storytime
Babies that are just walking and their parents/caregivers can enjoy story-time with great books, lively songs, finger-play and meet other babies in the neighborhood! Hope to see you there!
Riverdale LibraryFamilies
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, April 2, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Come to the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- April
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Adventures
Children ages 3 to 8 years old are encouraged to come and enjoy a minute multi-activity story-time. In the program children will take pleasure in the listening of picture book stories, and creating an exciting craft
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
11:30 a.m.New Walkers Storytime
Babies that are just walking and their parents/caregivers can enjoy story-time with great books, lively songs, finger-play and meet other babies in the neighborhood! Hope to see you there!
Riverdale LibraryFamilies
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, April 9, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Come to the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- April
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Adventures
Children ages 3 to 8 years old are encouraged to come and enjoy a minute multi-activity story-time. In the program children will take pleasure in the listening of picture book stories, and creating an exciting craft
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Wildlife @ the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my! For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Riverdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
11:30 a.m.New Walkers Storytime
Babies that are just walking and their parents/caregivers can enjoy story-time with great books, lively songs, finger-play and meet other babies in the neighborhood! Hope to see you there!
Riverdale LibraryFamilies
1 p.m. Book Discussion Group: A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
The Riverdale Branch Library meets the third Wednesday of every month @ 1:00 p.m. This month the group will be discussing A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan Book club participants must reserve copies of each title through the Library's catalog system. Reserve your copy by placing a hold online at www.nypl.org or visiting your local branch.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
3:30 p.m.Uncovering the Beauty and Diversity of Muslim Architecture
CMOM educators transport children across the globe to uncover the beauty and diversity of Muslim architectural design. Developed with collab, Fabrication Lab & Innovation Studio, this 3-dimensional pop-up book offers an in-depth exploration of the shapes, patterns, materials and environments found in a striking selection of mosques from around the world. Following this immersive, multimedia journey, children will create their own projects inspired by design and structural elements found in M…
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 16, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Come to the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, April 17, 2015
11 a.m.Explorations of Color
This free art workshop taught by Miguel Cossio is for adults 55 and over. Participants in this art residency will experiment with color and light by working in various mediums such as pastel, watercolor and collage. Participants will explore the theory and science of mixing colors, creating new shades of colors (or hues), learn about cool and warm colors and how this affects our moods and emotions. Participants will work in various painting styles such as abstract, realism (still life) and sur…
Riverdale Library50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- April
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Adventures
Children ages 3 to 8 years old are encouraged to come and enjoy a minute multi-activity story-time. In the program children will take pleasure in the listening of picture book stories, and creating an exciting craft
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
11:30 a.m.New Walkers Storytime
Babies that are just walking and their parents/caregivers can enjoy story-time with great books, lively songs, finger-play and meet other babies in the neighborhood! Hope to see you there!
Riverdale LibraryFamilies
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
3:30 p.m.Insects and Arachnids
Many people don't realize just how amazing insects can be! Did you know that insects can provide food? Did you know that insects are the largest grouping of animals we have? Come learn what makes an insect an insect by identifying certain species. We will also explore their relatives, the arachnids, to discover what's similar or different. Through the use of multimedia presentations and live ambassador animals, participants can understand the benefit of insects and spiders in our world. Recommen…
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 23, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Come to the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Music @NYPL presents: Metropolitan of Klezmer
Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Week A music celebration with Metropolitan Klezmer. They'll perform new and old regional and popular songs with Russian-Jewish roots. Featuring traditional and original instrumentals, and songs in Yiddish, Russian and English. Metropolitan Klezmer is hailed as “one of the finest American klezmer bands” by Songlines Magazine (UK). They perform an exhilarating range of musical treasure with astonishing agility and refreshing depth. Formed in 1994, this group of exc…
Riverdale LibraryAdults
Friday, April 24, 2015
11 a.m.Explorations of Color
This free art workshop taught by Miguel Cossio is for adults 55 and over. Participants in this art residency will experiment with color and light by working in various mediums such as pastel, watercolor and collage. Participants will explore the theory and science of mixing colors, creating new shades of colors (or hues), learn about cool and warm colors and how this affects our moods and emotions. Participants will work in various painting styles such as abstract, realism (still life) and sur…
Riverdale Library50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time-- April
Toddlers (walking to 36 months) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Adventures
Children ages 3 to 8 years old are encouraged to come and enjoy a minute multi-activity story-time. In the program children will take pleasure in the listening of picture book stories, and creating an exciting craft
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4:30 p.m.New Walkers Storytime
Babies that are just walking and their parents/caregivers can enjoy story-time with great books, lively songs, finger-play and meet other babies in the neighborhood! Hope to see you there!
Riverdale LibraryFamilies
Thursday, April 30, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Come to the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Drop in and learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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