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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
2 p.m.Canceled
Stories for Sweet Peas
This is a special storytime for 3 & 4 year olds. Come listen to stories and make a craft. Ages 3 - 4 year olds
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Canceled
Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a 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 canceled on days when NYC Schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Walk Into eBooks
Join us weekly for walk in eBook help and learn how to load library eBooks on your eReader. Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm. Sessions are first come first serve. Please arrive by 6:10pm. What to bring: · Your eReading Devise (all devices) · Your USB Cord (Kindle, Nook, and Sony eReader) · Your Laptop Computer (Nook and Sony eReader) · Please know all passwords for your Amazon (Kindle) and App Store (Apple and Android Devices) accounts.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m. NEW YORK WRITERS WORKSHOP PRESENTS: DONNA MINKOWITZ
Writing About Your Life with Donna Minkowitz Location: 3rd floor Memoir writers sometimes worry whether their experiences are universal enough to interest others. But though people's lives can differ greatly, human feelings and needs are universal. We'll explore ways to use emotion, our five senses, and creative insight to craft memoir pieces any reader can identify with. Donna Minkowitz has taught memoir writing since 1998, at venues including the 92nd St. Y, The Kitchen, and In Our O…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
11 a.m.Young and Restless: Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 17 months to 36 months 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 1st Floor. Ages 17–36 months
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Peek-A-Book & 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
1 p.m.St. Agnes Library Book Sale
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 LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
4 p.m.Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at school, come to the library for a relaxing afternoon filled with stories. Join your friends in the library, and listen to some of your favorite stories, both old and new. Ages 4–7
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, May 28, 2015
2 p.m.Peek-A-Book & 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.Canceled
Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a 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 canceled on days when NYC Schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 29, 2015
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
Saturday, May 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time where 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 hom…
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Breath and Meditation Rejuvenation
Learn how to reduce stress, calm the mind and live with joy through breathing techniques and guided meditation * Be joyful and have inner peace * Reduce stress * Increase clarity and awareness * Enhance productivity This is a free workshop provided by The Art of Living foundation. The Art of Living is a non profit humanitarian and educational organization that promotes healthy living, peace and stress free living in over 152 countries across the world. It is founded by Sri Sri Ravi Sh…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, June 1, 2015
4 p.m.Rhythm and Sound
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. In this interactive workshop, our percussionist brings audience members to the stage to play percussive instruments from around the world. For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.The St. Agnes Book Discussion Group: Lives of Girls and Women by Munro, Alice
​ ST. Agnes Book Discussion Group Meeting on the last Monday of the Month at 4:30 PM 2014 Sept.29 – Sons and Lovers by Lawrence , D.H. Oct. 27- The Story of Edward Sawtelle by Wroblewski , David Nov. 24- Tinkers by Harding , Paul Dec. 29- The Quiet American by Greene , Graham 2015 Jan. 26- The Assistant by Malamud , Bernard Feb. 23- The Red Badge of Courage by Crane, Stephen Mar.30- To The Lighthouse by Woolf, Virginia Apr. 27- The Age of Innocence by…
St. Agnes LibraryBook Lovers
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
11:15 a.m. Exercise, Stay Well for seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
5 p.m.Walk Into eBooks
Join us weekly for walk in eBook help and learn how to load library eBooks on your eReader. Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm. Sessions are first come first serve. Please arrive by 6:10pm. What to bring: · Your eReading Devise (all devices) · Your USB Cord (Kindle, Nook, and Sony eReader) · Your Laptop Computer (Nook and Sony eReader) · Please know all passwords for your Amazon (Kindle) and App Store (Apple and Android Devices) accounts.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
10:30 a.m."Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining or on July 22 The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at school come to the library for a relaxing afternoon filled with stories. You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new. Ages 4 - 7
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 4, 2015
5:30 p.m.NEW YORK WRITERS WORKSHOP PRESENTS: DOUG GARR
How To Write A Non-Fiction Book Proposal with Doug Garr Location: 3rd floor You don't have to be famous to write a memoir (or any book, for that matter). Author Doug Garr's workshop, "How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Proposal," is a basic backgrounder on helping aspiring writers get their book idea in front of agents and publishing houses. A good proposal requires a lot of thought, effort, and a formal presentation to get a book a serious hearing. This class will get you started. Dou…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Friday, June 5, 2015
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. Exercise, Stay Well for seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
11 a.m. Crochet and Knitting Meet Up
​ 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
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie: Unbroken
Angelina Jolie directs this true-life tale of Louis Zamperini, the Olympic track star who survived a plane crash in World War II, only to fight for his life against nature and eventually as a prisoner of war. Joel and Ethan Coen provide the script. Louis (Jack O'Connell) grows up a rough-hewn kid on the verge of becoming a full-on delinquent, until his brother starts training him to be a track star. Louis excels at the sport, and eventually represents America at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berli…
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Monday, June 8, 2015
4 p.m.Movie Monday
Please join us for children's movies from children's books. The program lasts for 30 minutes.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
11:15 a.m. Exercise, Stay Well for seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
5 p.m.Walk Into eBooks
Join us weekly for walk in eBook help and learn how to load library eBooks on your eReader. Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm. Sessions are first come first serve. Please arrive by 6:10pm. What to bring: · Your eReading Devise (all devices) · Your USB Cord (Kindle, Nook, and Sony eReader) · Your Laptop Computer (Nook and Sony eReader) · Please know all passwords for your Amazon (Kindle) and App Store (Apple and Android Devices) accounts.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m. New York WRITERS WORKSHOP PRESENTS: DONNA MINKOWITZ
Re-inventing Yourself through Poetry Poems are about expression of the self. Our deepest thoughts and ideas sneak out when put paper to pen in those moments of solitude. Think of each poem you write as a chance to reinvent yourself; each utterance as a moment of reflection and self-love. This workshop will take you on a journey through poetic self-expression and work to tap into your core thoughts and memories using poetic imagery, line and form. Change is often scary, but we can use poetry to…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
10:30 a.m."Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining or on July 22 The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at school come to the library for a relaxing afternoon filled with stories. You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new. Ages 4 - 7
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 12, 2015
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. Exercise, Stay Well for seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time where 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 hom…
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1 p.m. 2015 The Instant Shakespeare Company presents
Upcoming Readings at St. Agnes Location: 3rd Floor Sat. May 16th ... The Second Part of Henry the Sixth Sat. June 13th .. The Merchant of Venice Sat. June 27th .. A Midsummer Night's Dream
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, June 15, 2015
4 p.m.Movie Monday
Please join us for children's movies from children's books. The program lasts for 30 minutes.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
11:15 a.m. Exercise, Stay Well for seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
5 p.m.Walk Into eBooks
Join us weekly for walk in eBook help and learn how to load library eBooks on your eReader. Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30pm. Sessions are first come first serve. Please arrive by 6:10pm. What to bring: · Your eReading Devise (all devices) · Your USB Cord (Kindle, Nook, and Sony eReader) · Your Laptop Computer (Nook and Sony eReader) · Please know all passwords for your Amazon (Kindle) and App Store (Apple and Android Devices) accounts.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m.NEW YORK WRITERS WORKSHOP PRESENTS: MANREET SODHI SOMESHWAR
How to Write an Op-ed Interested in the world around you? Have opinions? Want them disseminated via print? Why not write an op-ed? This workshop will look at what constitutes an impactful op-ed and how to write one, followed by op-ed writing exercises for participants, and will end with sharing and critique of the session’s work. Manreet Sodhi Someshwar is an award-winning writer (Commonwealth Broadcasting Association), a copywriter, and a popular blogger as well. S…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
10:30 a.m."Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining or on July 22 The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at school come to the library for a relaxing afternoon filled with stories. You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new. Ages 4 - 7
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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