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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Games for Adults
Come and play: Taboo, Scrabble, Chess/Checkers, Parcheesi, and more...
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 20
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, October 21
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN https://voicesfromwar.org/workshop/♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own stories. Each week,…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, October 21
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, October 21
@ 2:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
Open Forum: Getting your ice cream scoop on Pre-Diabetes/Diabetes with author Valerie Auguste-Partin
Information on Prediabetes and Diabetes will be distributed from the American Diabetes Association. Are you @ risk? Diabetes is an equal opportunity killer disease. It doesn’t discriminate. It can strike anyone @ anytime without warning. Meet author, entertainment writer and poet Valerie Auguste’-Partin. She will read & share Excerpts for her book Mom Me: E-mail 2 Heaven. Listen to her journey w/ her beloved mother who battled diabetes and cancer for 10 years. Ms. Auguste’-Partin…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Mon, October 23
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Mon, October 23
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Tue, October 24
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - The Zookeepers Wife by Diane Ackerman
Get the neighborhood read. Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it. We've got the books, now we need you to talk! A true story, in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw—and the city’s zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into empty cages. Another dozen “guests” hid inside th…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, October 25
@ 1 p.m.
Games for Adults
Come and play: Taboo, Scrabble, Chess/Checkers, Parcheesi, and more...
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 27
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, October 27
@ 1 p.m.
Exclusive Screening: American Masters EDGAR ALLAN POE: BURIED ALIVE
THIRTEEN’s American Masters Presents the Exclusive U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive Starring Denis O’Hare and narrated by Kathleen Turner with readings by Chris Sarandon and Ben Schnetzer. Edgar Allen Poe: Burried Alive will broadcast nationwide on October 30th, this is an exclusive pre-broadcast event! After his death, writer Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) became a global icon of modern literature and a pop culture brand. Best known for his Gothic horror tales and narr…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Sat, October 28
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN https://voicesfromwar.org/workshop/♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own stories. Each week,…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, October 28
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - The Zookeepers Wife by Diane Ackerman
Get the neighborhood read. Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it. We've got the books, now we need you to talk! A true story, in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw—and the city’s zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into empty cages. Another dozen “guests” hid inside th…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, October 28
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, October 30
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Mon, October 30
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Mon, October 30
@ 4:30 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, October 31
@ 10 a.m.
One on One Microsoft Office Assistance
MSO Certified Specialist available to assist you in completing your Microsoft Office projects. One on one sessions with easy to follow steps and guidelines. Please register for an appointment in advance.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Thu, November 2
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, November 2
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, November 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Community Conversations
Community Conversations Cafe: Let's Get to Know Our Neighbors
The Community Conversations Cafe is a workshop that engages the Morris Park community members in a moderated, open discussion that will lead to better relations in our community by creating a greater understanding from our combined viewpoints and experiences. It’s also a chance to make your voice heard and learn from others. November 3, 2017 (Morris Park Library, 985 Morris Park Avenue) @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm: Getting to know each other. We'll share stories about the Morris Park neighborhood a…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, November 4
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own stories. Each week, the class reads published pieces in…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, November 4
@ 2:30 p.m.
Meditation & Forgiveness: Healing the Heart
Isha Foundation, founded by Sadhguru, is a volunteer-run, international nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating human potential. These practices or technologies for well being are based on the science of Upa Yoga, which is oriented towards physical and psychological benefits. These practices include invigorating physical postures, breathing methods and meditation. Benefits of the program: Enhanced focus, memory and productivity,Relieve chronic ailments and improve overall health,E…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Mon, November 6
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Tue, November 7
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Everything You Need to Know About Your Smartphone/Tablet
Bring your smartphone/iPhone or tablet/iPad and learn everything from settings, taking and editing pictures, apps and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, November 7
@ 1 p.m.
Jewelry Making with Cathy Beauchamp
Come to a beginners jewelry making class. You will learn to make some beautiful rings and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Tue, November 7
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, November 7
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, November 9
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, November 9
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, November 10
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: The Zookeepers Wife (2017)
The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion. Director: Niki Caro Writers: Angela Workman (screenplay), Diane Ackerman (book) Stars: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Mon, November 13
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Tue, November 14
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Everything You Need to Know About Your Smartphone/Tablet
Bring your smartphone/iPhone or tablet/iPad and learn everything from settings, taking and editing pictures, apps and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, November 14
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran
Get the neighborhood read. Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it. We've got the books, now we need you to talk! A compulsively readable and touching novel about misplaced genius and a mother and daughter's role in an absurd world. Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, an…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, November 14
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, November 14
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, November 16
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, November 16
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Sat, November 18
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own stories. Each week, the class reads published pieces in…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
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