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26 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, February 8, 2016
11 a.m.Book Babies
A program for babies (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers to share.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
5:30 p.m.Monthly Meditation
Monthly Meditation People have been practicing meditation for centuries and today we see a surge in its popularity as new benefits continue to be discovered. It is recognized how meditation can help the body, mind and spirit. Join our inspiring speakers for these very engaging workshops and learrn a simple meditation technique that can help you in all aspects of your life.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
10 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series that revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog of Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create an engaging, exciting musical class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will be fun all around. We get…
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
4 p.m.Reading Is Central: Family Story Time
Stories and songs for all ages. A fun time for the whole family!
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. You must queue for tickets outside the library to be admitted to the program.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5:45 p.m.Adult Coloring Group
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children. This program offers a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. All materials will be provided but participants may also bring their own.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Friday, February 12, 2016
4 p.m.Picture A Book
Favorite picture books to share; favorite characters to color. For ages 3-7.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
10 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series that revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog of Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create an engaging, exciting musical class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will be fun all around. We get…
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12:15 p.m.Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop
Public speaking is an essential skill in today's workplace and a valuable ability to have to further your endeavors in whatever you're doing. The Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop, a continuing series held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, is led by experienced public speakers in a supportive environment. All materials for this workshop are provided.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
4 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Duel with other Yu-Gi-Oh fans at the Library! Bring your cards and your play mat and keep your eye on the prize. Presented by David Alicea. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Central LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5:30 p.m.Book Club
The Grand Central Book Club will meet to discuss : Americanah/Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Join us for an evening of lively book talk!
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
4 p.m.Reading Is Central: Family Story Time
Stories and songs for all ages. A fun time for the whole family!
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. You must queue for tickets outside the library to be admitted to the program.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5 p.m.Healthy Aging and Dementia
Workshop presented by Dr. Robert Kachko, ND, LAc Learn about the advances in our understanding of aging and age-related cognitive decline. Through the use of diet, acupuncture, and lifestyle interventions, it is possible to slow down the aging process and add quality years of life. Join us to discuss how diet, exercise, social engagement, and many other aspects of our lives can affect the brain and how we age. Arm yourself with the tools to make healthy decisions with long-lasting impact.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, February 19, 2016
4 p.m.Picture A Book
Favorite picture books to share; favorite characters to color. For ages 3-7.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 20, 2016
12 noonPoetry Meet-up for African American History Month
Join us in celebrating African American History Month by close reading 3-4 poems to include both Harlem Renaissance and contemporary poets and a discussion of related topics. Please sign up at the link below and check back for links to specific poems as the date gets closer. http://tinyurl.com/jnenc5l
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults
Monday, February 22, 2016
11 a.m.Book Babies
A program for babies (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers to share.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
1 p.m.Identity Theft
Identity Theft Presented by H&R Block Grand Central LIBRARY Monday February 22 1:00 p.m. What Identity Theft is and how it can affect your tax return. Different methods your identity can be stolen, and what happens when your identity is stolen. Typical process a victim must go through with the IRS if victim of federal tax identity theft. How to prevent identity theft. ALL NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY PROGRAMS ARE FREE OF CHARGE. The New York Public Library's Money Matters se…
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
10 a.m.One Snowflake
A fun interactive music series that revolves around NYC winter wonderland using songs from the amazing catalog of Music for Aardvarks. Original songs about snow and rain and about different things to do at home and ways to get around town. Just like the previous series, we will use various musical instruments to create an engaging, exciting musical class that revolves around winter themes. From chants, to large movements, and from finger play to instrument Jam, it will be fun all around. We get…
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
4 p.m.Reading Is Central: Family Story Time
Stories and songs for all ages. A fun time for the whole family!
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 25, 2016
10:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. You must queue for tickets outside the library to be admitted to the program.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5:45 p.m.Adult Coloring Group
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children. This program offers a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. All materials will be provided but participants may also bring their own.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Friday, February 26, 2016
4 p.m.Picture A Book
Favorite picture books to share; favorite characters to color. For ages 3-7.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 29, 2016
11 a.m.Book Babies
A program for babies (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers to share.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Monday, March 7, 2016
1 p.m.Investment Choices
The purpose of this seminar is help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments and to help match individual goals to investment choices. Topics to be covered will include comprehensive wealth management and principles of investing. Allan Katz is a financial advisor employed by Comprehensive Wealth Management Group in Staten Island, New York. With over 24 years of experience and 5 exams passed, Allan maintains the following registration…
Grand Central LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
10 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays and games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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