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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, October 25, 2014
2 p.m.Acting Out!
Got the acting bug? Join the Bloomingdale Library and our volunteer Emma Levy this fall as we present an acting workshop featuring a mix of improv, theater games, scene work, and acting techniques in a fun and safe environment. No acting experience necessary. For children ages 8-11.
Bloomingdale LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.BAiP presents Twelve Angry Women
Please RSVP to join neighbors from Bloomingdale Aging in Place (BAiP) for a public play reading. Twelve Angry Women is an adaptation of Reginald Rose's suspenseful Twelve Angry Men. Led by Janet Doeden Hansen and Ozzie Alfonso, the Blooming Stage is an ongoing BAiP activity where members come together and read through plays. Bloomingdale Aging in Place is a neighborhood group whose mission is to help older adults lead vital, safe, connected, and comfortable lives as their needs change throug…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, October 27, 2014
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Presented by Getchie Argetsinger for children 18 months to 4 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Uncovering the Beauty and Diversity of Muslim Architecture
CMOM educators transport children across the globe to uncover the beauty and diversity of Muslim architectural design. Developed with collab, Fabrication Lab & Innovation Studio, this 3-dimensional pop-up book offers an in-depth exploration of the shapes, patterns, materials and environments found in a striking selection of mosques from around the world. Following this immersive, multimedia journey, children will create their own projects inspired by design and structural elements found in M…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your math or science homework? Sit in with our volunteer and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and registration is required.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome!
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
12 noonOne-on-one Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Sign up for a 1 hour session of one-on-one computer tutoring with a qualified volunteer. Get help with the basics or more advanced questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter - it's all about you! Bring your laptop if you have one. Call the branch or come in to sign up. Held in the 2nd floor program room. Thanks to New York Cares for their help!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Join us for Movie Time. Enjoy your favorite children's movies at the library. Snacks are welcome! October 1: Casper (PG). Running time: 100 minutes. A paranormal expert and his daughter bunk in an abandoned house populated by 3 mischievous ghosts and one friendly one. (IMDb) October 8: Paranorman (PG). Running time: 92 minutes. A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grown-ups to save his town from a centuries-old curse. (IMDb) October 15: Follow That Bird (G). Running time: 8…
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
Thursday, October 30, 2014
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Preschool Stories and Crafts
Preschoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, October 31, 2014
11 a.m.Music Together Sing-Along for the Very Young
Join us for a morning of songs and rhymes for the very young! For babies, toddlers and their caregivers. Eastside Westside Music Together first came to the Upper West Side in 1993, and has brought children's musical education to over 30,000 families. Come to our sing-along and learn first-hand why Eastside Westside Music Together continues to be an enduring and beloved fixture for Upper West Side families.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Children
Saturday, November 1, 2014
2 p.m.Acting Out!
Got the acting bug? Join the Bloomingdale Library and our volunteer Emma Levy this fall as we present an acting workshop featuring a mix of improv, theater games, scene work, and acting techniques in a fun and safe environment. No acting experience necessary. For children ages 8-11.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 3, 2014
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For ages 12 months to 3 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your math or science homework? Sit in with our volunteer and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and registration is required.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Good Enough to Eat! -- A collage class
Do you like cooking? Want to create your own cookbook? Join us for a six week workshop class as you collaborate on a unique recipe book in time for the holidays. Start with a special recipe and personalize it with your visual imagination. Describe your favorit food with stories, photos, clippings and/or your artwork. Design interesting and informative double pages. Space is limited. Please call or come in to register for this class. All NYPL programs are free of charge.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Around the World Stories
Take a trip to an exciting new land without even leaving the library! Come along as a librarian shares stories from different countries and participate in a craft to take as a souvenir. Don't forget your passport!
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Meet the Author: Sybille Schenker
Meet children’s book author, Sybille Schenker, as she does a die-cut workshop based on the incredible art in her books HANSEL AND GRETEL and LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD. Ages 5 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 6, 2014
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Preschool Stories and Crafts
Preschoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, November 8, 2014
2 p.m.Acting Out!
Got the acting bug? Join the Bloomingdale Library and our volunteer Emma Levy this fall as we present an acting workshop featuring a mix of improv, theater games, scene work, and acting techniques in a fun and safe environment. No acting experience necessary. For children ages 8-11.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 10, 2014
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For ages 12 months to 3 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your math or science homework? Sit in with our volunteer and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and registration is required.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, November 13, 2014
2:30 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Preschool Stories and Crafts
Preschoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, November 15, 2014
2 p.m.Acting Out!
Got the acting bug? Join the Bloomingdale Library and our volunteer Emma Levy this fall as we present an acting workshop featuring a mix of improv, theater games, scene work, and acting techniques in a fun and safe environment. No acting experience necessary. For children ages 8-11.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Break a Leg Productions Presents: "Goodbye, Already"
Break a Leg Productions presents a staged reading of "Goodbye, Already" by Joel Greenhouse. Directed by Gerald vanHeerden. The story follows a highly dysfunctional Jewish family vacationing in the Catskills Mountains during the summer of 1962. Three generations of Ginsburgs are crammed into one cabin, and all of them have the same goal: To run away from the family. Admisson is Free, but space is limited.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Monday, November 17, 2014
10:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For ages 12 months to 3 years old with parent/caregiver.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Mad Science Monday!
What makes candy…well, candy? Perform a science experiment and learn some unexpected characteristics of candy! For children ages 5-11. Registration is required.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your math or science homework? Sit in with our volunteer and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and registration is required.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Good Enough to Eat! -- A collage class
Do you like cooking? Want to create your own cookbook? Join us for a six week workshop class as you collaborate on a unique recipe book in time for the holidays. Start with a special recipe and personalize it with your visual imagination. Describe your favorit food with stories, photos, clippings and/or your artwork. Design interesting and informative double pages. Space is limited. Please call or come in to register for this class. All NYPL programs are free of charge.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Wildlife at the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my! Presented by Andrew Simmons. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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