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Today
@ 10 a.m.
Next Chapter
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free and fun 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. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Return-to-Work Coaching for Women Session #2 Who Will Hire Me?
Attention all stay-at-home-moms. Are you thinking about going back-to-work but not sure where to start? Or have you been laid off and can’t seem to find the right next job? Join our interactive sessions for career coaching, skill-building, peer feedback, networking and to help you stay focused on your goals. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. This group is for women only. The classes will be geared towards women who are returning from a career break t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Stay & Play
Toddlers have fun with age appropriate hands-on toys while developing their fine motor skills!
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 11:15 a.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
Today
@ 11:15 a.m.
Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are 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. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 12 noon
Stay & Play
The fun doesn't stop after storytime - stay after and play! Following each Friday storytime, we open up our storyroom for free play so our storytime-goers have the chance to socialize with other kids from the community! Toys provided. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Take care to supervise children at all times.
Harlem Library
Fulton Children's Circle
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! June 2, 2017 Moonlight (R) 111 min MOONLIGHT is the tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality. June 9, 2017 Underworld (R) 91 min Vampire warrior Selene battles a ruthless new werewolf…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, June 24
@ 12 noon
Immigrant Heritage Month: Origami 101
Origami 101 with Taro’s Origami Join us as we introduce the Japanese art of origami to the world! As each fold and crease transforms a single sheet of ordinary paper into a recognizable model, origami inspires and challenges us to tackle everyday items from flowers and animals and brings us to mythical worlds filled with wizards and dragons. Origami is not simply a hobby – it’s practical as well. As participants practice origami, they will develop care, precision, and other skills that can easi…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Immigrants,
Adults
Sat, June 24
@ 2 p.m.
Be Happy Now! How to Cultivate High Levels of Happiness
We all want to be happy. But many of us find happiness to be elusive, at best. Speaker, trainer, and certified professional coach, Barbara Phillips, will share practical steps for cultivating happiness and building your capacity to live your life by design rather than default. You will learn: • The power of thought on your happiness and well-being • How to live more consciously – and happily • How to get “bigger” than your circumstances • The latest research on happiness (positive psycho…
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 24
@ 2 p.m.
RUSSIAN POETRY READING
RUSSIAN CULTURE CLUB presents IRINA AKS and MIKHAIL RABINOVICH: Dialogue These two authors have a lot in common: both hail from St. Petersburg, Russia, now both of them are New Yorkers; both are writing serious poetry, but both are well known as humorists. Both published poems and short stories in the US, Russian, Ukrainian and German magazines, both are authors of folkloric jokes... So their Dialog is quite natural. Part 1 – Poems and short stories Part 2 – "Dialog"…
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
Mon, June 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Stay Well Exercise
*LAST CLASS BEFORE SUMMER BREAK: JUNE 26 *CHECK BACK IN LATE AUGUST FOR CLASS START DATE Join us for a FREE, fun 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 Physical Activity Consent/Release at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 26
@ 2 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 26
@ 5:30 p.m.
Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series: Stroke
Want to learn more about innovations in the prevention and treatment of stroke? Come join us for a talk on Stroke during the Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series at the Webster Library! Matthew E. Fink, M.D., is the Louis and Gertrude Feil Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurology at Weill Cornell Medicine and Neurologist-in-Chief and Chief of the Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Neurology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr.Fink is a Fellow of the…
Webster LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
Mon, June 26
@ 5:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, June 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Health Information
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Volunteers trained by the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC’s Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Note: Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, June 27
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 27
@ 1:30 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! These classes are for adults preparing for the United States Citizenship Test and Interview in the next 6 months to 2 years, or who want to improve their English speaking, reading and writing by learning about American history and culture. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. This program is for intermediate and advanced speakers of English.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, June 27
@ 2 p.m.
StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 27
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Gizmos & Gadgets!
The Code Your Story program is a FREE S.T.E.A.M course available to kids your local branch in the form of coding clubs.(" Google CS First Club"). * Kids can tell any narrative that they can imagine and express it by coding. Google CS First Club, try out Makey Makey Projects as well as littleBits Projects , Legos and play with our new Tablets for Kids. Join us!!!!!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 27
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Listen to stories, sing songs, and more! Craft is back! First come, first serve for 20 preschool age children. Adults must stay with children.
Battery Park City LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, June 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Return-to- Work Coaching for Women Series
Attention all stay-at-home-moms. Are you thinking about going back-to-work but not sure where to start? Or have you been laid off and can’t seem to find the right next job? Join our interactive sessions for career coaching, skill-building, peer feedback, networking and to help you stay focused on your goals. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. This group is for women only. The classes will be geared towards women who are returning from a career break to r…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, June 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, June 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Device Advice
Get one on one help to learn all about your phone/tablet/computer. Learn how to send text messages and download apps. Learn how to send an email, or use the mouse. Get help and advice on creating a resume or flyer as well.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, June 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, June 28
@ 1:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Device Advice
Get one on one help to learn all about your phone/tablet/computer. Learn how to send text messages and download apps. Learn how to send an email, or use the mouse. Get help and advice on creating a resume or flyer as well.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, June 28
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Career Cruising
Match your interests with a potential fulfilling career in this database as well as job search.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, June 28
@ 2 p.m.
Music With Enrico Granafei
Music with Enrico Granafei Guitarist, vocalist, and harmonica player Enrico Granafei brings audiences authentic music from his native Calabria and from a variety of Italian regions. Celebrate Italian heritage in an afternoon of traditional Italian music. Enrico Granafei is a master of classical and jazz guitar as well as Italian musical and theatrical traditions. From ancient folk songs, to Neopolitan classics and Italian American favorites, this program of Italian music offers something to…
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Wed, June 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, June 28
@ 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
Wed, June 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Gizmos & Gadgets!
The Code Your Story program is a FREE S.T.E.A.M course available to kids your local branch in the form of coding clubs.(" Google CS First Club"). * Kids can tell any narrative that they can imagine and express it by coding. Google CS First Club, try out Makey Makey Projects as well as littleBits Projects , Legos and play with our new Tablets for Kids. Join us!!!!!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 28
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Stay & Play Storytime
First, we'll share some fun, interactive stories together. Then we invite you to stay, play and enjoy the library's toys & exploration stations. Meet other families in the neighborhood! For ages 3 and up. No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, June 29
@ 2:30 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - June 2017
NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! These classes are for adults preparing for the United States Citizenship Test and Interview in the next 6 months to 2 years, or who want to improve their English speaking, reading and writing by learning about American history and culture. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. This program is for intermediate and advanced speakers of English.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thu, June 29
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Gizmos & Gadgets!
The Code Your Story program is a FREE S.T.E.A.M course available to kids your local branch in the form of coding clubs.(" Google CS First Club"). * Kids can tell any narrative that they can imagine and express it by coding. Google CS First Club, try out Makey Makey Projects as well as littleBits Projects , Legos and play with our new Tablets for Kids. Join us!!!!!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 29
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Council
Do want to be a leader? Do you have great ideas that you’d like to see implemented? Join the 53rd Street Teen Council! We are now taking students for our Teen Council’s Spring Term. The Summer Term runs from June to August and requires a minimum of attending one meeting a month, held on the last Thursday. Additional time may be needed to work on special projects and events. Council members will help library staff make decisions about program offerings, the teen library space, the book coll…
53rd Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 29
@ 5 p.m.
Travel Planning Sites and Apps with Accessibility in Mind
Find out about purchasing plane and train tickets, researching destinations before you arrive, and techniques you can use to stay organized and informed before and during your trip.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
Families,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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