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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, December 17
@ 1 p.m.
Instant Shakespeare Company
The Instant Shakespeare Company presents a reading of, All's Well That Ends Well, by William Shakespeare.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Wed, December 21
@ 6 p.m.
Book Discussion: The Taming of the Shrew
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! This month's discussion will be of the play, The Taming of the Shrew, by William Shakespeare. Synopsis: This controversial comedy - the inspiration for such modern works as Kiss Me, Kate and 10 Things I Hate About You - follows the tumultuous courtship and marriage of Petruchio and the headstrong Katherina.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wed, December 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
Family Movie @ the Library
Strange Magic Synopsis A mysterious potion prompts a group of elves, goblins, imps, and fairies on an incredible adventure in this fantastical fantasy inspired by William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Author: Jason Buchanan Cast Alan Cumming Evan Rachel Wood Kristin Chenoweth Maya Rudolph Sam Palladio Meredith Anne Bull Rating PG Runtime 99 min Release Year 2015 Director Gary Rydstrom
Westchester Square LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, January 26
@ 4:30 p.m.
Book Discussion!
Book Dicussion meets the last Thursday of each month at 4:30 pm, except July and December, in the 3rd floor Mae West Community Room. Pick up a copy of the next book at the 2nd floor information desk! Titles for September 2016 - February 2017 are listed below. September 29: The Quiet American by Graham Greene. Graham Greene's classic exploration of love, innocence, and morality in Vietnam. October 27: The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson. A modern retelling of Shakespeare's "The Winter'…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thu, February 23
@ 4:30 p.m.
Book Discussion!
Book Dicussion meets the last Thursday of each month at 4:30 pm, except July and December, in the 3rd floor Mae West Community Room. Pick up a copy of the next book at the 2nd floor information desk! Titles for September 2016 - February 2017 are listed below. September 29: The Quiet American by Graham Greene. Graham Greene's classic exploration of love, innocence, and morality in Vietnam. October 27: The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson. A modern retelling of Shakespeare's "The Winter'…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Sat, April 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Book Discussion: "The Tragedy of King Richard the Third" by William Shakespeare
The Tragedy of King Richard the Third, considered by some to be Shakespeare's greatest play, depicts the rise and fall of the infamous King Richard the Third of England. The Tragedy of King Richard the Third
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, July 19
@ 1 p.m.
Book Discussion Group: The Tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare
The Riverdale Branch Library meets the third Wednesday of every month @ 1:00 p.m. This month the group will be discussing The Tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare Book club participants must reserve copies of each title through the Library's catalog system. Reserve your copy by placing a hold online at www.nypl.org or visiting your local branch.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers

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