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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, March 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11 a.m.Baby Playtime
Babies can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For children ages 0-18 months.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
4 p.m.Board Games at Roosevelt Island Library
Board games of all types and all skill levels will be available for you to play with your friends, family, and neighbors.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren
Friday, April 3, 2015
2 p.m.Lifetime Arts; painting and collages for Senior Citizens
This class is full, however interested Senior Citizens may be placed on the standby list. Enjoy creative journey to explore the interrelationship between collage and painting. Students will make paintings and collages with a focus on colors and the moods they evoke. Students will learn painting techniques, and collage composition.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
3 p.m.Birds of Prey
Encounter hawks, owls, falcons or other species up close as we explore the adaptations of these winged wonders and examine the mechanics behind bird flight! Touch raptor artifacts such as talons, skulls, and feathers. A lucky volunteer may even get to help with some of the demonstrations. Recommended for children ages 5 and older. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center. Limit to 25 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6:30 p.m.Science Fiction Book Discussion
Science Fiction Book Discussion meets the first Tuesday of the month. This month's discussion; A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Friday, April 10, 2015
1 p.m.Lifetime Arts; painting and collages for Senior Citizens
This class is full, however interested Senior Citizens may be placed on the standby list. Enjoy creative journey to explore the interrelationship between collage and painting. Students will make paintings and collages with a focus on colors and the moods they evoke. Students will learn painting techniques, and collage composition.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6:30 p.m.Medical Roosevelt Island
“Medical RI,” background talk about medical institutions on RI during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Presented in conjunction with Judith Berdy and the Roosevelt Island Historical society.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 16, 2015
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion- Vacationaland
The Book Discussion Group will discuss Vacationland by Sarah Stonich. .
Roosevelt Island LibraryBook Lovers
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
6 p.m.Movie night; The Equalizer
The Equalizer (R) (2014) Denzel Washington is a former spy who has faked his death in order to live a quiet life, but his sense of justice draws him to use his deadly skills to defend the victimis of crime.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
6 p.m.Movie night; John Wick
John Wick (R) (2014) Keanu Reeves plays John Wick a retired hitman hunting the mean streets of New York seeking vengance on the gangsters who took everything from him.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 21, 2015
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion- Black, White & Jewish
The Book Discussion Group will discuss Black, White & Jewish by Rebecca Walker. .
Roosevelt Island LibraryBook Lovers
Thursday, June 18, 2015
6:30 p.m.Book Discussion- Half A Life
The Book Discussion Group will discuss Half A Life by V.S. Naipaul. .
Roosevelt Island LibraryBook Lovers
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