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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, October 8, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - French
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Graffiti Art Workshop
You be you! Learn about the history of hip-hop and practice your graffiti art style. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- October 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thursday, October 15, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - French
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; William Wells Brown
William Wells Brown by Ezra Greenspan. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Friday, October 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- October 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thursday, October 22, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - French
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 23, 2015
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- October 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thursday, October 29, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies - French
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- October 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; A Princess of Mars
A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 5, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Workshop Series
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Misako Rocks and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 12, 2015
3 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…
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Manga Workshop Series
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Misako Rocks and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 19, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Workshop Series
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Misako Rocks and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; American Sniper
American Sniper by Chris Kyle. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; The Illustrated Man
The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, December 17, 2015
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Death By Black Hole
Death by Black hole by Niel DEGrasse Tysiob. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; Atlantis and Other Places
Atlantis and Other Places by Harry Turtledove. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Sunday, January 17, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Forever by Peter Hamill
Death by Black hole by Niel DEGrasse Tysiob. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; The Game-players of Titan
The Game-players of Titan by Phillip K. Dick. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 18, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible by Michio Kaku. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; Hyperion
Hyperion by Dan Simmons. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 17, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Book of Unknown Americans
Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez . The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; A Fire Upon The Deep
A Fire Upon The Deep by Verner Vinge. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 21, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; I Am Pilgrim
I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; Black Tide Rising (Book 1)
Black Tide Rising (Book 1) by John Ringo. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 19, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Trigger Warning
Trigger Warning byNeil Gaiman. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion; Fantastic Voyage
Fantastic Voyage by Issac Asimov. The Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month (September-June) at 6:30 PM to discuss a Science Fiction novel or short story collection.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 16, 2016
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion; Night Circus
Night Circus by Eric Morgenstern. The Book Discussion meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept.-June).
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
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