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38 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Magic Tricks and the History of Deception
Experience a jaw-dropping magic show, then learn how it's done. You'll be amazed not only at the magic, but also the science behind it! Presented by Bob Friedhoffer. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 22, 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.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
5:30 p.m.One-on-one Tech Tutoring
Sign up for a 30 minute session of one-on-one tech tutoring. Get help with computer questions or learn how to download free ebooks and audiobooks from the library to your electronic device. Call the branch or come in to sign up.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Thursday, October 23, 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
5:45 p.m.Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski. Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryBook Lovers
Friday, October 24, 2014
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
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
Children's Museum of Manhattan educators transport children across the globe to uncover the beauty and diversity of Muslim architectural design. Childrern will create their own projects inspired by design and structural elements found in Muslim architecture.
Bloomingdale LibrarySchool 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Wednesday, November 19, 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 20, 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
5:45 p.m.Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson. Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryBook Lovers
Monday, November 24, 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
Wednesday, November 26, 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 27, 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
Thursday, December 4, 2014
5 p.m.Eating Organically on a Budget
Do you want to eat more organic, locally grown foods, but don’t know where to start? Have you wanted to learn more about how an organic diet can benefit you and your family’s health? Topics we'll cover: 12 Ways to eat organically on a budget How to eat mindfully and enjoy every meal Organic grocery shopping basics Practical delicious, recipes using organic ingredients 3 Simple ways to feel and look better both inside and out Video recipe demo Mona Laru is certified thru Thomas Edison S…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
Thursday, December 18, 2014
5:45 p.m.Book Discussion
We've got the books - now we want to hear YOUR opinion! This month's selection is Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan. Please come prepared!
Bloomingdale LibraryBook Lovers

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