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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - One More Day by Kelly Simmons
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! Don't look away No one wants to be the mother whose child disappears. It's unthinkable, the stuff of nightmares. But when she turns her back to pay a parking meter, Carrie Morgan becomes that mother. Ben is gone, and more than a year later, it's clear that he is never coming back. Until he does...for just twenty-four hours, before onc…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Today
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ 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 sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
On a Budget? Learn Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy
On a Budget? Learn Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy Cut your monthly bill in half while losing weight and getting healthier 10 ways to make smart, healthy choices that will support your long-term health and prevent disease
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Mon, May 1
@ 4:45 p.m.
Scrabble Enthusiasts Club with Ellen
Welcome to all levels and new players. Instruction available. Practice from 4:15 - 5PM 2 Types of Scrabble: Cooperative: (Friendly, help each other) Competitive: (Out to Win) Prizes for winners!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 2
@ 10 a.m.
iPad, iPhone and Android Settings
This course will cover all setting features of the iPad,iPhone and Android. Learn how to customize your device the way you want using settings.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 2
@ 2 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, May 2
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, May 2
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, May 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Understanding Windows 10
Come and learn the ins and outs of using Windows 10, the latest Operating System on PC. (BYOD) Bring Your Own Device.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Thu, May 4
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, May 4
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Sat, May 6
@ 11 a.m.
Oral History
Walk with a Librarian: Morris Park Neighborhood Tour
This neighborhood walking tour is part of Jane's Walk at Municipal Art Society. Jane's Walks are free, locally organized walking tours, in which people get together to explore, talk about, and celebrate their neighborhoods. Where more traditional tours are a bit like walking lectures, a Jane's Walk is more of a walking conversation. "Many of its streets are named after past Mayors of New York City." Who has a masterful understanding of Morris Park community’s past and present history? A neig…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, May 6
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ 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 sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, May 6
@ 2:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
Meet Author Valerie Auguste’-Partin for Book Reading /Q&A
Valerie is an author, entertainment writer, and poet! People who lose loved ones to terminal illnesses grieve differently than those whose loved ones just pass away. Long after our loved ones are gone we still carry the emotional baggage and invisible scars of watching them in pain and suffering. Hopefully my challenging grief journey will be inspirational and give hope to anyone who has lost someone to a terminal illness or disease. Remembering that grieving is a highly individual experience…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Mon, May 8
@ 4:45 p.m.
Scrabble Enthusiasts Club with Ellen
Welcome to all levels and new players. Instruction available. Practice from 4:15 - 5PM 2 Types of Scrabble: Cooperative: (Friendly, help each other) Competitive: (Out to Win) Prizes for winners!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 9
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Apps on Tablets, iPhones and Androids
Learn how to use different apps on your Ipad, Tablet andAndriod.
Morris Park Library
St. Joseph's Hill Academy
Adults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 9
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake
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! Set against the pulsing backdrop of post-war Tokyo, The Translation of Love tells the gripping and heartfelt story of a newly repatriated Japanese-Canadian girl who must help a classmate find her missing sister. A dazzling New Face of Fiction for 2016 that will appeal to readers of All the Light We Cannot See and Anita Shreve.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, May 9
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, May 9
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, May 10
@ 2:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a TechConnect Instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Thu, May 11
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, May 11
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Sat, May 13
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion Group - Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake
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! Set against the pulsing backdrop of post-war Tokyo, The Translation of Love tells the gripping and heartfelt story of a newly repatriated Japanese-Canadian girl who must help a classmate find her missing sister. A dazzling New Face of Fiction for 2016 that will appeal to readers of All the Light We Cannot See and Anita Shreve.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, May 13
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ 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 sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, May 13
@ 2 p.m.
Pedestrian Safety for Seniors
Older pedestrians as a group make up 35% of pedestrian fatalities annually in New York City, although they represent only 13% of the City’s population. New York is working hard to reduce pedestrian fatalities among seniors through several initiatives to improve street safety. You can do your part, too, by learning to be a savvy walker in the City. This workshop will educate seniors about risks at the intersection, safety tips and understanding the DOT safety tools. Open discussion at the end of…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, May 15
@ 4:45 p.m.
Scrabble Enthusiasts Club with Ellen
Welcome to all levels and new players. Instruction available. Practice from 4:15 - 5PM 2 Types of Scrabble: Cooperative: (Friendly, help each other) Competitive: (Out to Win) Prizes for winners!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 16
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, May 16
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, May 17
@ 2:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Protecting Your Privacy & Security in Windows 10
Come and learn all about the security features embedded in Windows 10, also learn about techniques that you can use to secure yourself when using the OS. (BYOD) Bring Your Own Device.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Thu, May 18
@ 2:30 p.m.
BookSwap
So many books, so little time: wondering what to read next? Want to recommend a favorite title? Stop by and hear what others are reading, and share your thoughts on your top book picks.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, May 18
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, May 18
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, May 19
@ 12:30 p.m.
Movie: The Accountant (2016)
As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise. Director: Gavin O'Connor Writer: Bill Dubuque Stars: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Sat, May 20
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ 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 sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, May 20
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air for Families
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! Initial events and creation will be held, and on subsequent days of the month = First Monday of the month 11am-1pm, Second Thursday of the month 3pm-5pm & Third Saturday of the month 1pm-3pm. Open to the general public. All…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
Families,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers
Mon, May 22
@ 4:45 p.m.
Scrabble Enthusiasts Club with Ellen
Welcome to all levels and new players. Instruction available. Practice from 4:15 - 5PM 2 Types of Scrabble: Cooperative: (Friendly, help each other) Competitive: (Out to Win) Prizes for winners!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 23
@ 10 a.m.
iPad, iPhone and Android Basics
This course will cover all basics features of the iPad,iPhone and Android. Learn how to customize your device the way you want using settings.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 23
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, May 23
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, May 25
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
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