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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, February 13, 2016
11 a.m.Science Saturdays
Hands-on and fun science experiments.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Read to Fritz, our New York Therapy Dog!
Come read to our therapy dog Fritz! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! Pre-registration required for each 15-minute slot. Every Saturday in the children's story time room.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Pre-K Storytime
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books, action songs, and related activities.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.SATURDAY MATH & READING TUTORING - AM SESSION
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens on that Saturday. From 11AM - 1PM
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Crocheting
A friendly get together to share. Come and learn or share what you know. This is a special crocheting program that has something for everyone. H or I needle is suggested For Adults, Teens and Children 8-12 years old
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.Queens of Crochet
Come join us and get lost in the creative world of crochet. Learn how to chain, loop, stitch and so much more.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Daddy, Mommy & Me
Stories, songs and rhymes for families to enjoy together. For children ages 2-4.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
11:30 a.m.Canceled
Saturday Sing-Along
Join us in singing favorite children's songs! Singing is fun, and also enhances the early literacy skills by braking up words to small pieces and emphasizing with rhythm. It is one of the important pre-reading skills we can help young children aquire. No registration necessary. All ages are welcome. It takes place in Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonMaximizing Your IRA & 401(k)
Optimize your retirement plans; including contribution levels for each type of plan, as well as optimal asset allocation for different time horizons. Presented by the Financial Planning Association of NY. Seating is on first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
12 noonComputer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
12 noonStorytime with P.S. 44
Join our fabulous teachers from P.S. 44 as they host story time! For all ages, families are welcome.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonMovie Time
Join us for an afternoon of fun watching a movie.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
1 p.m.Entendiendo el Sistema de Taxes de los Estados Unidos
Entendiendo el Sistema de Taxes de los Estados Unidos Presentado por H&R Block KINGSBRIDGE LIBRARY Sábado 13 de Febrero 1:00 p.m. Un profesional de impuestos estará disponible para contestar preguntas relacionadas a la ley contributiva y proveerá detalles acerca de la preparación de impuestos, enmiendas a preparaciones de impuestos pasadas y consideraciones a tomar antes de preparar la declaración de impuestos. También discutiremos puntos acerca de la nueva Ley de Atención Mé…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
1 p.m.Movie: Jurassic World
A new theme park is built on the original site of Jurassic Park. Everything is going well until the park's newest attraction--a genetically modified giant stealth killing machine--escapes containment and goes on a killing spree. PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi Stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Adult Coloring with Hearts
This will be a Valentine's Day themed coloring event where patrons can de-stress and express their love! We hope many hearts will be colored in :)
South Beach LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
1 p.m.English Sword Dance Festival
Sword dancing is a winter celebration that has come down through the ages from the coal-mining regions of northern England. The Festival will feature both mystical, stately long sword and lively rapper sword dancing, accompanied by live music. * For more information and to learn about additional Sword Festival performances, please visit www.halfmoonsword.org Free family performance! *Use of library space by the New York Sword Dance Festival for this program does not indicate endorsement…
Seward Park LibraryFamilies
1 p.m.Children's Coloring
Come to the library and color with us!!
South Beach LibraryChildren
1 p.m.Teen Film
02/06 @ 1 pm: Clueless (Teen Classic Film Series) 02/13 @ 1 pm: Jem and the Holograms 02/20 @ 1 pm: Minions (Teen Animated Series) 02/27 @ 12 pm: Skyfall & Spectre (Teen Marathon Series)
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"The Notebook" ( 2004; 2hrs, 3 mins) Starring Gena Rowlands and James Garner. A poor and passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman and gives her a sense of freedom. They soon are separated by their social differences.
Morningside HeightsAdults
1 p.m.Saturday Movie Matinee
Check out the hottest flicks out there. Refreshments will be made available. All Movies start at 1pm. February 6th- Monuments Men February 13th- Chocolat February 20th- Cider House Rules February 27th- Love and Mercy
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Ask a Cop
Neighborhood coordination offiers will be present to discuss police operations, procedures and to answer your questions.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Chess Club for Tweens and Teens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! We meet every Saturday, from 1pm to 3pm, on the 1st Floor of the Chatham Square Library. An experienced chess player will be present every week to provide assistance. We hope to see you there! And if you have questions, please call us at 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
1 p.m.Andrew Markus Bell Art Reception
Join artist Andrew Markus Bell for a gathering to celebrate his work which is on display this month at Bloomingdale Library.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Valentine's Craft
Join us for a hands on activity where children can make a Valentine for someone they love. Ages 3-12 years welcome.
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Magic: The Gathering TCG Club
Now you can practice for Friday Night Magic from the comfort of your neighborhood Library with Thursday Night Magic! Each Thursday these casual 3-round Swiss pairing events provide a great way for inexperienced players to try out tournaments or for veteran players to try new strategies. Bring your own Magic the Gathering Cards. For Ages 16 and up.
Westchester Square LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1:30 p.m.Movie Day: Minions
Despicable Me's minions get their very own spin-off in this summer tent-pole from Universal Pictures. Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda co-direct this animated comedy featuring the voices of Sandra Bullock and Jon Hamm. Author: Jason Buchanan
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1:30 p.m.3D Printing Mini Workshop: Tech Accessories
This workshop will cover the basics of getting started with 3D printing, no technical background and no personal printer required. We will start with a short overview of this exciting new technology and cover beginner 3D printing tools. Using an easy-to-learn online application you will customize your own simple 3D product. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:30 p.m.Kiddie Game Time
Kids build their strategic thinking and interpersonal skills as they play age appropriate tabletop/video games (PS4 & Wii U). *For ages 6-11.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
1:30 p.m.Children's Valentine's Party
Join us as we celebrate Valentine's Day. Enjoy Valentine themed stories, music, games, and make valentine cards. *No registration required. For children of all ages.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Winter Wonderland Music and Movement Concert for Kids!
Turtle Dance Music engages all children including children on the autism spectrum with a novel 60-minute music experience about “the Winter-Wonderland.” “We help kids come out of their shells!” The show is designed to be inclusive for all children and fun for parents and caregivers. Each song is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences. This will be a fun show for the winter festivities with lots of original songs about winter, snow, being with family and the holidays! Kids will…
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Afternoon at the Movies
Come and enjoy a feature film with family and friends on the weekend! Enjoy the latest feature films at the Wakefield Library.
Wakefield LibraryFamilies
2 p.m.Reel Kids
Join us every 2nd Saturday of the month for a featured children's film and a craft related to the film!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Design a Valentine!
Join us in the Children's Room Saturday February 13th at 2pm to design your own Valentine! We'll pull out the supplies so kids can get crafty creating a last minute Valentine for someone special. *Event will run from 2pm-4:45pm, or while supplies last! First come, first served.*
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
2 p.m.David Mills as Dr. Martin Luther King
“Dare to Dream:” a one-person show that takes the audience on a journey through the most iconic moments of Dr. King's public career his: "I Have a Dream," speech "Letter from a Birmingham Jail;" "Early Days;" "Promised Land;" "Drum Major;" "If I had Sneezed" and "Dr. King's eulogy." These iconic moments are then peppered with insights into the private man. Presented by Don St. Clair
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Kid's Movie Day
Come enjoy a movie in the children’s room with family and friends!
Soundview LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Unplugged!
Board Gaming at West Farms Library where Teens can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Bingo, and more!!!
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Resume Renovation with John Crant
John Crant, author of the Self- Recruiter series, uses a special lecture-demonstration format and his recruiter’s eye to help you increase the value of the items on your resume by making the necessary cuts. Learn the “3 Second Test” and much more to add value to your resume. Bring your resume and Crant will review it at the end of the session. Presenter John Crant is an author, Career Coach & Speaker on Job Search and Career Management. He has been quoted and highlighted by The Wall Stre…
Soundview LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Creative Writing Workshop
7-session creative writing workshop being held at the Andrew Heiskell Library in partnership with the New York Writer's Coalition (NYWC). Attendees will discover the value of their own stories. This is a great opportunity for library members to get to meet and support their fellow writers. Registration is required. Participants are requested to commit to attending all sessions if possible.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, Community Meeting RoomPersons with Disabilities
2 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
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