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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, April 24
@ 10 a.m.
Ongoing
Circle of Care—Caregiver Support
Are you a caregiver for a loved one? Have questions about Alzheimer's and dementia? Have a free one-on-one consultation to help ease the stress of caregiving.
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Story Time/Play Time
Bring your toddler (18m-3years) for a morning of stories, songs and rhymes to help their brains grow! Make new friends afterwards while your child plays. Space is limited to 25 toddlers and their care givers. Recommended age 18months-3 years old.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Story Time/Play Time
Bring your toddler (18m-3years) for a morning of stories, songs and rhymes to help their brains grow! Make new friends afterwards while your child plays. Space is limited to 25 toddlers and their care givers. Recommended age 18months-3 years old.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Free Play
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a fun chance to socialize with other kids from the community! Toys are provided. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. *Take care to supervise children at all times.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Bubbles, Tunes and Stories for Tiny Tots: A Storytime for Babies and Toddlers
Join us for interactive stories, music and songs perfect for babies and toddlers. Parents, caregivers and children in their care will have fun while being introduced to early literacy concepts and some social skills. Ages 0-18 months and 1-4 years old.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1 :Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 2 p.m.
The 1960s
Wednesday Matinee: Lenny
Lenny (1974) Runtime: 111 mins Director: Bob Fosse Rating: R Biography of controversial and legendary stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce: His beginnings in the Catskills, his legal battles from challenging obscenity laws with his act and his ultimate self-destruction. Starring Dustin Hoffman.
Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street, Program RoomAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 5:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2018 at St. Agnes Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided Groups meet Wednesdays 5:30 PM-6:30 PM April 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; June 6 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in part by…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners
Wed, April 25
@ 6:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2018 at Columbus Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided. Groups meet Wednesdays 6:30 PM-7:30 PM April 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in part by the…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thu, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Story Time: Toddler/Preschool Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity, and snack packed in 45 minutes! Target age of participants is two and three year-olds and their care givers. No pre-registration is required, but the space is limited to 25 children. First-come, first-serve.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
PreSchool/Toddler Storytime
A storytime for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 18 months - 5 years, and their parent or caregiver. An action packed program including songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bubbles and picture books. DayCare Programs are welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 12 noon
Stay & Play
The fun doesn't stop after storytime - stay after and play! Following each Friday storytime on the main floor, 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 LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 12:30 p.m.
Money Matters
The Spirituality of Financial Planning
Do you consider yourself too "spiritual" to care about your finances? Think again! Hunter College Professor of Religion Constantina Rhodes introduces you to classic teachings on prosperity consciousness that can help you acquire a healthy, practical, courageous, and spiritually sound attitude toward your financial life. Based on Prof. Rhodes's original translations of ancient Sanskrit texts, this class offers basic concepts and guided exercises to help you remove debilitating blocks and take ch…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, April 27
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 28
@ 10 a.m.
GetCoveredNYC - Table
Organization GetCoveredNYC assists New Yorkers enroll in affordable health insurance through in-person outreach.
Stapleton LibraryAdults
Sat, April 28
@ 10 a.m.
GetCoveredNYC (GCNYC)
GetCoveredNYC (GCNYC) is a program started in 2016 to help New Yorkers enroll in health insurance and provide them with access to primary and preventive care. GCNYC Specialists perform city-wide outreach and work closely with community based organizations to better reach those uninsured New Yorkers. GCNYC Specialists are able to assist clients in 17 languages and thru our partnerships, can arrange for uninsured New Yorkers to meet with enrollers at NYC Health and Hospitals, Department of Health…
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
PreSchool/Toddler Storytime
A storytime for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 18 months - 5 years, and their parent or caregiver. An action packed program including songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bubbles and picture books. DayCare Programs are welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Early Literacy
PreSchool/Toddler Storytime
A storytime for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 18 months - 5 years, and their parent or caregiver. An action packed program including songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bubbles and picture books. DayCare Programs are welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 5 p.m.
Circle of Security [Family Resource Center - Parenting Class}
For any parent or caregiver with children in their care under five years old. Learning Objectives of the Training: • Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read the emotional needs • Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions • Enhance the development of your child’s self esteem • Honor your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure Call 718-698-5307 to register
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
Parents/Caregivers
Tue, May 1
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, May 1
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Free Play
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a fun chance to socialize with other kids from the community! Toys are provided. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. *Take care to supervise children at all times.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 1
@ 4 p.m.
Tuesday Afternoon Film: Justice League (2018)
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, they work quickly to recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. 2017. Rated: PG-13. Running Time: 120 min.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wed, May 2
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, May 2
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
PreSchool/Toddler Storytime
A storytime for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 18 months - 5 years, and their parent or caregiver. An action packed program including songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bubbles and picture books. DayCare Programs are welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, May 2
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, May 2
@ 5:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2018 at St. Agnes Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided Groups meet Wednesdays 5:30 PM-6:30 PM April 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; June 6 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in part by…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners
Wed, May 2
@ 6:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2018 at Columbus Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided. Groups meet Wednesdays 6:30 PM-7:30 PM April 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in part by the…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thu, May 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults
Thu, May 3
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Studio Museum in Harlem: Lil' Studio
Parents with little ones 2.5 to 4 years of age are invited to enjoy storytime, art-making and other activities that encourage creative exploration and bonding. Lil' Studio sessions welcome parents and caregivers, as well as organizations and agencies providing care for pre-school aged children. This program is in partnership with The Studio Museum Harlem. Light snack and a take-home project provided FREE Must pre-register here
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Open Play
Enjoy playtime in the Children's Reading Room! Our warm and inviting space allows you and your child to play, listen to music, 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: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff will do our best t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Read Aloud With Jackie
Children can discover the joy of reading and wonder of books plus enjoy a coloring page. For children ages 3-6 with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Acting Out
Does your child have a flair for the dramatic? Then join us for a new take on story time. We'll read one or two versions of a tale (think "The Three Little Pigs" or "Anansi the Spider"), then design simple props and masks to act out our own adaptation. This program is intended for children 3-12 years of age along with their caregiver(s).
53rd Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 5 p.m.
Doulagivers Discussions on Death and Dying
Doulagivers Discussions on Death and Dying monthly seminar series to support and educate communities on end of life care. Following in the footsteps of the successful Death Café movement, Doulagivers is offering free community education regarding all things end of life. “Death Cafes are a wonderful way for people to come together and discuss death in a safe and respected space. There is a strict policy that does not allow for any teaching or for leading to any specific conclusion. I have found…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Thu, May 3
@ 6:30 p.m.
Conversations in Black Freedom Studies
Abolitionism and Slave Resistance
Resistance to slavery was the cutting edge of the Age of Revolution. These scholars are rewriting that history, from slave resistance at sea to Jamaican women’s self-emancipation and international abolitionism. Join us for a conversation on works by these scholars and on the often underreported and unexamined organized efforts against the institution of slavery and the agency of the enslaved. Speakers for this program include: Sowande' Mustakeem Sowande' Mustakeem is an assistant professor i…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes AuditoriumAdults
Fri, May 4
@ 9:30 a.m.
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. MHFA is an 8-hour certification course, which uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis; select interventions and provide initial help; and connect persons to professional, peer, social, and self-help care. The progra…
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
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