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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.…
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 28
@ 4:30 p.m.
Manualidades En Español Para Adultos (Adult Craft in Spanish)
Manualidades en Español es un programa para adultos instruido en español y a la misma hora tendremos una pelicula para entretener a los niños. En esta sesion practicaremos la técnica de papel filigrana.
South Beach LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers
Thu, July 28
@ 5:45 p.m.
TechConnect
1:1 Computer Assistance By Appointment
Individual help is available by appointment to help people with NO computer skills or knowledge. Do you need to file a claim for unemployment benefits Look at and print pictures from your email Fill out an application Find a new school for your child on the Department of Education's website Access information about your retirement benefits from the Social Security website, etc. Please make an appointment at the clerical desk with Mrs. Haw…
Clason's Point LibraryAdults
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Get in the Game: Read!: Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime
Ms. Gomez will share her favorite songs, rhymes, and books in English and Spanish. For ages 18 months - 5 years.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Birdies: Mandarin
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 29
@ 3 p.m.
Chess for Adults
Come Join Us Chess For Adults July 15 & July 29, 2016 3:00-5:00 Room C22 · Adult Chess Players Welcome · Chess Set Provided · Check out Chess Books English & Spanish · Learn and Improve Your Skills
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Mon, August 1
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
Mon, August 1
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Toddler Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, gentle songs, and rhymes in Spanish. There will be a focus on bonding, easy concepts and rhythm. Parent/Caregiver participation is required and expected for the program Ages 18-36 months.
Riverdale LibraryChildren
Sat, August 6
@ 2:30 p.m.
LA DRAMATIZACIÓN COMO ESPACIO DE REESCRITURA - TALLER DE IMPROVISACIÓN
LA DRAMATIZACIÓN COMO ESPACIO DE REESCRITURA TALLER DE IMPROVISACIÓN (This program is entirely in Spanish - Este programa es presentado en español) Sábado, 6 de agosto, 2016 2:30 PM | Corner Room Taller de improvisación basado en la técnica all’mprovviso de la Commedia dell'Arte italiana. Esta técnica desde su nacimiento daba a las mujeres cierta libertad en un teatro que les reconocía un espacio que, a partir de aquí, jamás sería usurpado por los hombres. Por eso la improvisación sigue s…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
Mon, August 8
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
Mon, August 8
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Toddler Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, gentle songs, and rhymes in Spanish. There will be a focus on bonding, easy concepts and rhythm. Parent/Caregiver participation is required and expected for the program Ages 18-36 months.
Riverdale LibraryChildren
Mon, August 8
@ 6:30 p.m.
VOCES DESDE EL TELAR Y UN PERCHERO - VOCI DAL TELAIO E UN ATTACCAPPANI
VOCES DESDE EL TELAR Y UN PERCHERO (Español) VOCI DAL TELAIO E UN ATTACCAPPANI (Italiano) Lunes, 8 de agosto, 2016 6:30 PM | Corner Room Una dramatización bilingüe en español e italiano (This program will be entirely in Spanish and Italian) La escritora Eliza Constanza Zamora Pérez y la traductora y escritora Brigidina Gentile presentarán la dramatización de Voces desde el telar y un perchero— Voci dal telaio e un attaccapanni, en los idiomas español e italiano. Basada en la antología…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
Tue, August 9
@ 10:30 a.m.
All About Computers
Computación Básica - Basic Computer Class (Spanish)
Aprenda los diferentes componentes de una computadora, la terminología básica, así como una introducción al Sistema Operativo y varios aplicaciones de software populares.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Thu, August 11
@ 5 p.m.
Manualidades En Español Para Adultos (Adult Craft in Spanish)
Manualidades en Español es un programa para adultos instruido en español y a la misma hora tendremos una pelicula para entretener a los niños.
South Beach LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers
Mon, August 15
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Story Time
Come and hear stories and songs with us during bilingual story time. Both Spanish and non-Spanish speakers are welcome! (Ages 1 - 5)
Aguilar LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
English Language Learners,
Children
Mon, August 15
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Toddler Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, gentle songs, and rhymes in Spanish. There will be a focus on bonding, easy concepts and rhythm. Parent/Caregiver participation is required and expected for the program Ages 18-36 months.
Riverdale LibraryChildren
Tue, August 16
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: August 16 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Mon, August 22
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Mon, August 22
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Toddler Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, gentle songs, and rhymes in Spanish. There will be a focus on bonding, easy concepts and rhythm. Parent/Caregiver participation is required and expected for the program Ages 18-36 months.
Riverdale LibraryChildren
Tue, August 23
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, August 24
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, August 25
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 10 a.m.
Summer Reading
Aequora at The New York Public Library
Aequora is a weekly introductory Latin course run through the Paideia Institute. Students work with talented Latin teachers and high school mentors to learn the language through translation, games and activities. Latin is the language of the ancient Romans and the mother af all Romance languages. Learning Latin lets you read exciting ancient and medieval poems and storie, helps you understand difficult English vocab, and makes it easier to learn related languages like Spanish, French, and Ital…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 3 p.m.
La celebración de las novelas gráficas ¡en español! Programa de lectura de verano para adultos
Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center Ven & Disfruta La celebración de las novelas gráficas ¡en español! Programa de lectura de verano para adultos Viernes 26 de Agosto, 2016 3:00-5:00 pm Participa para ganar la tableta de fuego Para los más leídos Novelas gráficas españolas Come & Enjoy Celebration for the Spanish Graphic Novels Adult Summer Reading Program Friday August 26, 2016 3:00-5:00 pm Enter To Win Fire Tablet For The Most Read…
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Mon, August 29
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Toddler Time
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, gentle songs, and rhymes in Spanish. There will be a focus on bonding, easy concepts and rhythm. Parent/Caregiver participation is required and expected for the program Ages 18-36 months.
Riverdale LibraryChildren
Mon, September 19
@ 2 p.m.
Classic Movie Monday: Young Bess
1 hour 52 Minutes, 1953 (Biography,Drama,History) Starring: Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger, and Deborah Kerr Storyline: Chronicles the life of queen Elizabeth I, Before she became the queen of England. Apart from taking part in the court intrigues, she is unhappily in love with admiral Thomas Seymour, and dreams of building a navy to match the portuguese and the Spanish.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Tue, September 20
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: September 20 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Sat, October 15
@ 4 p.m.
Writers' Panel featuring Los Bárbaros Literary Journal: Recreating New York in Spanish
Join us for a conversation about the present and the future of Literature in Spanish in New York City. Learn about periodical publication Los Barbaros, and its writers - many young and female who are starting their careers; the role of new anthologies, publishing houses and the graduate Creative Writing programs that are changing the historic relation between the Spanish language and New York City. Writers will also read from their works in English and Spanish.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Tue, November 22
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: November 22 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, November 30
@ 6 p.m.
Hélio Oiticica: Folding the Frame / Irene V. Small & Molly Nesbit
On the occasion of the publication of Hélio Oiticica: Folding the Frame, author Irene V. Small discusses art, archives, experimentation, and historical method with award-winning art historian Molly Nesbit. Hélio Oiticica (1937–80) was one of the most brilliant Brazilian artists of the 1960s and 1970s. He was a forerunner of participatory art, and his melding of geometric abstraction and bodily engagement has influenced contemporary artists from Cildo Meireles and Ricardo Basbaum to Gabriel O…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults
Tue, December 20
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: December 20 , 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults

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