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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 a.m.Family Board Games
A variety of board games for all ages and abilities will be provided for a morning of family fun.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
10 a.m. Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors on hand. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Family Craft: Make a Muppet!
In celebration of 45 years of Sesame Street and the "Somebody Come and Play" exhibit at our neighboring Library for the Performing Arts, we'll be making our very own paper bag muppets! We'll supply the materials, you bring the creativity! Join us, and then check out the exhibit afterwards!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
2 p.m.Artist Reception - The Paintings of Elinore Bucholtz
Join us as we welcome our latest Artist Elinore Bucholtz The restless energy that imbues many of Elinore Bucholtz' paintings surely comes form a peripatetic childhood and early adulthood. She was born in Tel-Aviv, Israel came to New York as a baby and eventually moved to Arizona and then to California where she finished her schooling before moving back to New York. Elinore has exhibited in numerous group and solo shows and has had work accepted into the permanent collections of three museu…
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, October 27, 2014
10 a.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginers
Riverside LibraryAdults
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
2 p.m.Teen Lounge @Riverside
Come to the library and have fun after a long day at school. Do your homework, meet friends, play video games, sneak in a snack or just unwind. Meets from 2 p.m. to 5:00 in the community room.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
10:15 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 10am. Your child must be present to collect a sticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! Club meets Tuesdays and Fridays. All levels of play welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise session designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
11:15 a.m.Midweek Movie: Arsenic and Old Lace
Arsenic and Old Lace Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson, Peter Lorre, Edward Everett Horton, Josephine Hull, Jean Adair. 1944, 118mins.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:15 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy engaging stories, songs, and fingerplays, followed by an activity. Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 11:00. Your child must be present to collect a ticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors on hand.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, October 30, 2014
10:15 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Seating is limited to 30 babies and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 10:00. Your baby must be present to collect a ticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
1 p.m.Retro Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Halloween Movies
Come through as we show a scary movie every Thursday this month.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 31, 2014
10:30 a.m.SPOOOOOOKY Halloween Story Time
Join us for SPOOOOOOKY Halloween stories and songs, as well as a coloring activity and trick-or-treating! We can't wait to see your costumes!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Saturday, November 1, 2014
10 a.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Family Board Games
A variety of board games for all ages and abilities will be provided for a morning of family fun.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonShape It! Pattern Blocks
Play with shapes, patterns, and demonstrate your creativity with our pattern blocks.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Riverside Poets Workshop
Free monthly Poetry Open Mike and Program. The Riverside Poets reading their favorite poems. -->
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, November 3, 2014
10 a.m.Computer Safety and Maintenance
Learn how to protect your computer from viruses; use anti-virus software; beware when downloading; don't always trust emails; and use strong passwods. Learn how to perform regular maintenance functions to keep your computer running smoothly. <!--[endif]-->
Riverside LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
10:30 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! Club meets Tuesdays and Fridays. All levels of play welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise session designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
11:15 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy engaging stories, songs, and fingerplays, followed by an activity. Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 11:00. Your child must be present to collect a ticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens also welcome!
Riverside Library
Array
Adults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Book Discussion: "Native Son" by Richard Wright.
The Riverside Book Discussion Group will meet to discuss Native Son by Richard Wright. Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 6, 2014
10:15 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Seating is limited to 30 babies and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 10:00. Your baby must be present to collect a ticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
1 p.m.Retro Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, November 7, 2014
10:15 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Seating is limited to 30 children and tickets are distributed starting when the library opens at 10am. Your child must be present to collect a sticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Spanish Story Time
Children from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy stories, songs, and fingerplays in Spanish. Seating is limited and tickets are distributed when the library opens at 10am. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
Saturday, November 8, 2014
10 a.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Family Board Games
A variety of board games for all ages and abilities will be provided for a morning of family fun.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Monday, November 10, 2014
10 a.m.Downloading NYPL eBooks
Electronic books, e-audio books, digital music and video – all available through NYPL’s website! Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Prerequisites: Computer Basics
Riverside LibraryAdults
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