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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:30 a.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Webster Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 10:30a.m. Groups meet Saturdays 10:3…
Webster LibraryEnglish Language Learners
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: THE HOBBIT THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: THE HOBBIT THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES Saturday April 25TH, 2015 at 2pm Peter Jackson takes cues from the appendices of The Lord of the Rings to expand New Line Cinema's Hobbit adaptation with this third film completing the epic tale of Bilbo Baggins, as played by Martin Freeman. The story opens to find the vengeful dragon Smaug (voice of Benedict Cumberbatch) decimating the peaceful hamlet of Laketown as Bilbo, Thorin (Richard Armitage) and the rest of the…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 30, 2015
4 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: ANNIE
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: ANNIE Thursday April 30th 2015 at 4pm Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move…
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren
Friday, May 1, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 8, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 15, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 21, 2015
5:30 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Mark Weinstein (DUO)
Known to long-time New York salsa fans as a trombonist who recorded with such legendary greats as Charlie Palmieri, Eddie Palmieri, and Ray Barretto, as a flutist Mark Weinstein has made an indelible impact on the worlds of modern jazz, as well as Cuban, African, Brazilian, and Yiddish traditional music. Mr. Weinstein was named Latin Jazz Corner Flutist of the Year in 2007 and 2011, won Latin Jazz Corner's Brazilian Album of the Year in 2008 for his CD Lua e Sol, and was a nominee for the Jazz J…
Webster LibraryAdults
Friday, May 22, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 28, 2015
4 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY Thursday May 28th 2015 at 4pm Judith Viorst's acclaimed children's book is brought to the big screen. The tale recounts a day in the life of a grumpy young boy who has everything go wrong, all in one day. Walt Disney Pictures; Directed by Miguel Arteta Rated PG; 81 minutes; 2014 © Copyright Swank Motion Pictures, Inc.
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren
Friday, May 29, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 30, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: FURY
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: FURY Saturday May 30TH, 2015 at 2pm Brad Pitt leads a tank crew in the final days of World War II in this war drama from End of Watch's David Ayer. The year is 1945. Army sergeant Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) is the grizzled commander of a Sherman tank. Determined to strike a decisive victory for the Allies in the European Theater, Wardaddy leads his five-man crew on a treacherous mission behind enemy lines. His mission complicated by the sudden appearance of a rooki…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, June 8, 2015
3 p.m.Presley and Melody presents: Superheroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
4:30 p.m.Birds of Prey
Encounter hawks, owls, falcons or other species up close as we explore the adaptations of these winged wonders! Touch raptor artifacts. A lucky volunteer may get to help with some of the demonstrations. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
5:30 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Clarence Ferrari Duo
Multi-instrumentalist and composer Clarence Ferrari has had a venerable career in the worlds of both old-time and bluegrass American fiddle and traditional Irish fiddle. He won his first fiddling contest in Nashville at the tender age of six, and began touring Europe at age 19 with such well-known Celtic artists as Lehanan, Ffynnon, and The McCabes. Clarence has also performed with Pete Seeger, Tom Chapin, Tom Paxton, Mark O'Connor, and many more. With duo partner Dan Paccione on guitar and v…
Webster LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, June 27, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Saturday June 27TH, 2015 at 2pm James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking, The Theory of Everything, stars Eddie Redmayne as the famous figure. Enrolled as a graduate student at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane (Felicity Jones). After one of his earliest breakthroughs, Hawking is diagnosed with ALS, and he becomes less and l…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, July 25, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY - PART 1
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 Saturday July 25TH, 2015 at 2pm The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) faced with a decision that could sway the fate of a nation. In the wake of the Quarter Quell, the Hunger Games have been changed forever, and Katniss ends up in District 13. Her courage having inspired a nation, the brave young heroine heeds the advice of her friends, and sets out to save Peeta (J…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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