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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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10 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Arts & Crafts @ The Van Cortlandt Library
Get creative making fun crafts such as tissue flowers, picture frames and more. Create your own work of art using paint and other materials. Ages 5to 14.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Arts & Crafts @ The Van Cortlandt Library
Get creative making fun crafts such as tissue flowers, picture frames and more. Create your own work of art using paint and other materials. Ages 5to 14.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
3 p.m.Super Structures
Discover the hidden strength of triangles, arches and cylinders. Use combinations of shapes to build your own super-structure! For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Mad Science. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Space Technology
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a laser maze, find hidden mountains using the principles of radar technology and discover everyday objects originally designed for use in space! For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Mad Science. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 13, 2015
1 p.m.It's a Long Month: Living on a Fixed Income
Are you living on a fixed income? Learn to "stretch" your income by setting priorities, establishing a budget, planning and saving. Presented by Jay Stevens
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Friday, July 17, 2015
3 p.m.How to Talk to a Robot
In the first half of this program, you will work in pairs to learn basic robot programming. Once you’ve got the basics down, test your knowledge by programming your robot to make it through a series of mazes that are complete with robot swallowing holes! Presented by David Peins/Robodyssey. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Van Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
3:15 p.m.Arts & Crafts @ The Van Cortlandt Library
Get creative making fun crafts such as tissue flowers, picture frames and more. Create your own work of art using paint and other materials. Ages 5to 14.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
1 p.m.How to Accelerate Your Income
A discussion about personal reasons to increase one’s income and how we are capable of succeeding at any endeavor we commit ourselves to. Participants work on a skill/talent inventory worksheet and exchange ideas as to how they can best serve the public with their marketable skills. Learn about the importance of goal setting, organization, time management, and self-improvement. Presented by Edil F. Solis
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Monkey Monkey Music
A Summer Reading Celebration. Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, and stroll in the garden with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande's videos air on PBS stations -Kids 13 and NJTV- in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street and now you can participate in this high energy, fun, interactive show. For children ages 3 to 6 years old with parent/caregiver.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 24, 2015
3 p.m.The Original Superheroes
This performance will feature the classic type of folktale called "The Hero's Journey". These stories are deep, textured, and leave one pondering our own life's journey. For ages 10 and up. Presented by Julie Pasqual.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children