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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, April 29, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.STAY WELL EXERCISE FOR SENIORS
Join us for a a free Stay Well Exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, April 30, 2016
10:30 a.m.Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1 p.m.TITUS ANDRONICUS performance by Instant Shakespeare Company
Synopsis: Thought to be Shakespeare’s first tragedy, the play is set during the latter days of the Roman Empire and tells the fictional story of Titus, a general in the Roman army, who is engaged in a cycle of revenge with Tamora, Queen of the Goths. The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts. Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, they…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, May 2, 2016
3:30 p.m.Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
2 p.m.Stories for Sweet Peas
Come listen to stories and make a craft. This is a special storytime for 3 & 4 year olds.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Meditation at the Library: Blast Open Your Heart
Get ready to experience expansion and unconditional love. This meditation is an amazing healing tool for loneliness, breakups, depression. This program will be led by Elena Zelenina. Elena Zelenina is a meditation teacher, personal coach, art therapist, and artist. She has been a teacher for over 30 years. She was trained and certified to teach meditation in India She has conducted classes and workshops in the US, Russia and India. She is the author of "Arts To The Rescue." She has been t…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5 p.m.Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday 5:00pm to 6:30pm 3rd Floor Join us every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with: Downloading eBooks Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting Navigating the new NYPL Website (requesting materials online, using databases) Setting up an Email account and other basics (internet searching, Microsoft Office fundamentals) Laptops are available at the ci…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
11 a.m.Young and Restless: Toddler Story Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. This storytime is for toddlers and parents/caregivers and is limited to 30 children. If the program is full, please enjoy reading to your child or working on a puzzle in our Children's Room on the first floor. Ages 17 to 36 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Peek-A-Boo & Books
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your baby's lifetime love of reading. This age-appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 3 months to 16 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Star Wars Day!
Celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4th (May the fourth be with you...) with games, books, prizes, and your fellow Jedis. The force is strong at the library. Attend you must. For children ages 5-11. Constumes are strongly encouraged. Program is limited to 25 children on a first come, first served basis.
St. Agnes LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:45 p.m. Exploring Collage with Teaching Artist Alacia Stubbs
We Heard Birds Singing as We Walked to the F Stop by Alacia Collage was invented in Paris early in the 20th century, but one of the greatest collage artists of all times was an American, Romare Bearden, who lived and worked in NYC. In this 8-week class we will learn technical basics like how to select collage materials, which glues to use, and how to apply glue. We will also discuss composition and how to decide on a theme for your collage. Those taking this class are encouraged to bring th…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, May 5, 2016
2 p.m. Peek-A-Boo & Books
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your babies lifetime love of reading. This age appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 3 months to 16 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie: The Danish Girl
After standing in as a female model for a painting by his wife Gerda (Alicia Vikander), Danish artist Einar Wegener (Eddie Redmayne) becomes enamored with his feminine identity and begins living as a woman named Lili Elbe. Although their marriage becomes strained, Gerda stands by Lili as she explores her true self and eventually undergoes one of the world's first gender-reassignment surgeries in the 1930s. This touching biopic was adapted from David Ebershoff's book of the same name, and helmed…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 6, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10:30 a.m.Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up @ St. Agnes
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Someone from the New York City Crochet Guild will be available to help. Location : 3rd Floor…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, May 9, 2016
3:30 p.m.Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
2 p.m.Stories for Sweet Peas
Come listen to stories and make a craft. This is a special storytime for 3 & 4 year olds.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday 5:00pm to 6:30pm 3rd Floor Join us every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with: Downloading eBooks Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting Navigating the new NYPL Website (requesting materials online, using databases) Setting up an Email account and other basics (internet searching, Microsoft Office fundamentals) Laptops are available at the ci…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m.One Page Poetry Circle at St. Agnes Branch Library!
Come to St. Agnes to discuss Poetry and Failure and Success. In the lyrics of a famous Bob Dylan song, “there’s no success like failure and that failure’s no success at all,” we contemplate the attraction between the two words. Do some fail and through failure make a name for themselves, as Philip Schultz writes of his father in the beginning lines of “Failure”?: To pay for my father’s funeral I borrowed money from people he already owed money to. One called him a nobody. No, I said,…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
3 p.m.Canceled
Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:45 p.m.Canceled
Exploring Collage with Teaching Artist Alacia Stubbs
We Heard Birds Singing as We Walked to the F Stop by Alacia Collage was invented in Paris early in the 20th century, but one of the greatest collage artists of all times was an American, Romare Bearden, who lived and worked in NYC. In this 8-week class we will learn technical basics like how to select collage materials, which glues to use, and how to apply glue. We will also discuss composition and how to decide on a theme for your collage. Those taking this class are encouraged to bring th…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, May 12, 2016
2 p.m. Peek-A-Boo & Books
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your babies lifetime love of reading. This age appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. Ages 3 months to 16 months.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Canceled
Chair Yoga
Enjoy a Seated Yoga class with expert Carol Dickman of Stretch.com. This safe, gentle beginners program is for everyone who wants to experience yoga’s stress relief and health benefits, and is especially helpful for people who have difficulty standing, completing exercises on the floor, or perform a lot of work at a desk. Carol has an extensive background as a certified yoga instructor and has taught yoga, stretch and meditation at NBC, Canyon Ranch, The White House Athletic Center, AARP, and NY…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Friday, May 13, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:15 a.m.Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 14, 2016
10:30 a.m.Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonSt. Agnes Library Book Sale
false Support the Library and come check out our impressive selection of gently used books and multimedia. We have materials for readers of all ages at great prices! The St. Agnes Library book sale is fully operated and maintained by a dedicated group of volunteers. New Yorkers throughout the city contribute materials that are sorted, organized and sold by these volunteers.St. Agnes Library Book Sale
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, May 16, 2016
3:30 p.m.Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
2 p.m.Stories for Sweet Peas
Come listen to stories and make a craft. This is a special storytime for 3 & 4 year olds.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Meditation at the Library: Blast Open Your Heart
Get ready to experience expansion and unconditional love. This meditation is an amazing healing tool for loneliness, breakups, depression. This program will be led by Elena Zelenina. Elena Zelenina is a meditation teacher, personal coach, art therapist, and artist. She has been a teacher for over 30 years. She was trained and certified to teach meditation in India She has conducted classes and workshops in the US, Russia and India. She is the author of "Arts To The Rescue." She has been t…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5 p.m.Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday 5:00pm to 6:30pm 3rd Floor Join us every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with: Downloading eBooks Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting Navigating the new NYPL Website (requesting materials online, using databases) Setting up an Email account and other basics (internet searching, Microsoft Office fundamentals) Laptops are available at the ci…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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