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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
6:30 p.m.Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America, with Donald L. Miller, the John Henry MacCracken Professor of History at Lafayette College in Pennsylvania and a prominent biographer and historian.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
8 p.m.Art Film August: Herb & Dorothy 50 x 50Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, August 28, 2014
10:30 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Mid-Manhattan Library, Internet and Computer ServicesAdults
1:15 p.m.Open Lab
Mid-Manhattan Library, Internet and Computer ServicesAdults
2:30 p.m.iPad Basics
Mid-Manhattan Library, Internet and Computer ServicesAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Mid-Manhattan LibraryEnglish Language Learners
6:30 p.m.Email for Beginners
Mid-Manhattan Library, Internet and Computer ServicesAdults
6:30 p.m."Substations: The Historic Link Between the Powerhouse and You," with Robert Lobenstein, who has recently retired from the New York City Transit System as the General Superintendent in charge of the Power System Operations. Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Friday, August 29, 2014
2:30 p.m.Advanced MS Word 2010
Mid-Manhattan Library, Internet and Computer ServicesAdults
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
6:30 p.m. "Mad World: An Oral History of the New Wave Artists and Songs That Defined 1980s," with Lori Majewski, a cofounder and editor-in-chief of "Teen People" and an executive editor of "Entertainment Weekly" and "Us Weekly."Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 4, 2014
6:30 p.m.Seriously Not All Right : Five Wars in Ten Years, with Ron Capps, the founder and director of the Veterans Writing Project.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Sunday, September 7, 2014
2 p.m."The Girl from 10th Avenue" DVD, Black and White; 69 minutes, 1935, Warner Bros, Directed by: Alfred E. Green Starring: Bette Davis, Ian Hunter, and Colin CliveMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, September 8, 2014
6:30 p.m.The Mother Court: Tales of Cases that Mattered in America's Greatest Trial Court, with James D. Zirin, an American lawyer, writer and cable TV talk show host, who is currently Senior Counsel in the New York office of the law firm Sidley Austin LLP.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
6:30 p.m.Battle For Ground Zero: Inside the Political Struggle To Rebuild the World Trade Center, with Elizabeth Greenspan, writer and urban anthropologist currently teaching at Harvard University.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Featured Author Gabriel García MárquezMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
6:30 p.m."The Way to Go: Moving by Sea, Land, and Air," with Kate Ascher, who serves on the faculty of Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and manages Buro Happold's North American Cities practice. Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Sunday, September 14, 2014
2 p.m."Dangerous" DVD, Black and White; 79 minutes, 1935, Warner Bros, Directed by: Alfred E. Green, Starring: Bette Davis, Franchot Tone and Margaret LindsayMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, September 15, 2014
6:30 p.m.The Road to HELP: The Revolution in Charity, Philanthropy, and International Development, with Miles Wortman, a noted expert on philanthropy and economic development.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Featured Author Gabriel García MárquezMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
6:30 p.m.Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts and Hooks Us, with Murray Carpenter, a freelance journalist, who focuses on science and environmental stories.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 18, 2014
6:30 p.m."Brooklyn Army Terminal: Transportation, Architecture, and Industry," with Andrew Gustafson, the Vice President of Turnstile Tours and a licensed New York City Sightseeing Guide.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Sunday, September 21, 2014
2 p.m."Petrified Forest" DVD, Black and White; 82 minutes, 1936, Warner Bros, Directed by: Archie Mayo Starring: Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, and Humphrey Bogart Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, September 22, 2014
6:30 p.m."Among the Ruins: Syria Past and Present," with Christian C. Sahner, an historian of the Middle East.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Featured Author Gabriel García MárquezMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Sunday, September 28, 2014
2 p.m."Jezebel" DVD, Black and White; 104 minutes, 1938, Warner Bros, Directed by: William Wyler, Starring: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda and George BrentMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, September 29, 2014
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Featured Author Gabriel García MárquezMid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
6:30 p.m.The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World, with Greg Grandin, a Professor of History at New York University and the author of "Fordlandia."Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
6:30 p.m.Mother of Invention: How the Government Created 'Free-Market' Health Care, with Robert Field, Professor of Law and Professor of Health Management and Policy at Drexel University and Lecturer in Health Care Management at the Wharton School.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, October 6, 2014
6 p.m.Estate and Gift Planning Seminar
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
50+,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
6:30 p.m.An American Bride in Kabul: A Memoir, with Phyllis Chesler, an Emerita Professor of Psychology and Women's Studies at City University of New York, best-selling author, legendary feminist leader, and psychotherapist.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Peter Bynum | The Interconnectedness of All Life | What Inspires Artists Series Event
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level I
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
6:30 p.m.Hello American Lady Creature: What I Learned as a Woman in Qatar, with Lisa L. Kirchner, a freelance journalist, the memoirs editor for the New York Writer’s Workshop literary magazine, "Ducts," and a storytelling coach with "the Moth." Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
6:30 p.m.America's Romance with the English Garden, with Thomas J. Mickey, Professor Emeritus of Communication Studies at Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, Massachusetts, a graduate of Harvard University's Landscape Institute and a garden columnist.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
6:30 p.m.Visiting Argentina: Where Glamour and Chaos Collide, with Michael T. Luongo, a New York City based freelance writer, editor, photographer and a lecturer of travel writing at New York University.Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
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