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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, March 5, 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
5:30 p.m.Postponed
Playwriting with Kuros Charney presented by Gotham Writers Workshop
Playwriting The lights in the theater dim, and a play begins. Nothing beats the intensity of actors sharing the same air as the audience. A play will not soar in performance unless it’s great on the page. In this one-hour session, you will gain insight into how to create a play. Kuros Charney has had plays produced at numerous theaters, including Shame and Desire (Stella Adler Theatre), The Man From Brazoria County (ALAP New Works Lab), The Moving Forward of Souls (TheaterCRAM 2004 at the…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, March 6, 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, March 7, 2015
12 noonSt. 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
1:30 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie: Out of Africa
For convenience's sake, Karen has married Baron Bor Blixen-Flecke. In 1914, the Baron moves himself and his wife to a plantation in Nairobi, then leaves Karen to her own devices as he returns to his womanizing and drinking. Soon, Karen has fallen in love with charming white hunter Denys Finch Hatton, who prefers a no-strings relationship. A woman who prides herself on her independence, Blixen finds herself unhappily in thrall to a aloof man -- and doubly unhappy for living out such a cliché situ…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Monday, March 9, 2015
11 a.m.eReader Basics: Differences and Settings
Learn the differences and settings for eReaders such as the Kindle Fire, Ipad and Nook Tablet. This class will focus only on the eReader portion of the devices.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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, March 10, 2015
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Riverside Rehabilitation and Healing Center
Reading short stories, playing trivia and singing with the people of Riverside.
St. Agnes Library50+,
Adults
2 p.m.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
2 p.m.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
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, March 11, 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 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
4 p.m.Irish Dancing
A hands on workshop let by international Irish Dance Champion Ciara Green. Presented by Urban Stages for children ages 6 to 12 years old.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, March 12, 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
5:30 p.m.Fiction Writing with Thais Miller presented by Gotham Writers Workshop
Fiction Writing With only words and the reader’s imagination, a work of fiction can sail across the world in pursuit of a whale, or time-travel to another dimension, or zero in on a few minutes in line at the local bank, enveloping the reader in a made-up story that feels real. In this one-hour session, you will gain insight into how to create a work of fiction. Thais Miller is the author of the novel Our Machinery and the short story collection The Subconscious Mutiny and Other Stories (boB…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, March 13, 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
3 p.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 Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Saturday, March 14, 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
12 noonBreath 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 Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Monday, March 16, 2015
11 a.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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, March 17, 2015
2 p.m.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
2 p.m.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
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, March 18, 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 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
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, March 19, 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
5:30 p.m.Screenwriting with Jeremy Wechter presented by Gotham Writers Workshop
Screenwriting Movies are the modern mythology—tales told with emotional verve and visual imagery we never forget. A movie isn’t great unless it starts with a great blueprint—the screenplay. In this one-hour session, you will gain insight into how to create a screenplay. Jeremy Wechter is the writer and director of the feature film Evil Alive and the short films “Shake Things Up,” “Popcorn,” “Skewed,” “Hand Off,” “Big Decisions,” and “Bad Connection.” He has directed numerous commercials, and…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, March 20, 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
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