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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, February 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Play & Story Time (Juegos y Cuentos Para Ninos)
Stories, Toys and Rhymes for Spanish and Non Spanish Speakers .(Ages 0 - 5) Cuentos, Juegos, Canciones y rimas bilingues en ingles y Espanol. (Edades 0-5)
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: French
Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Winter as they learn Spanish, French, or Mandarin all through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for…
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincón de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English! / Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividades de lectura.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Wed, February 22
@ 10 a.m.
What's in the Headlines?
Let's meet and showcase the news, the significant and the trivial. Let's exercise critical thinking skills; learn and have fun. The major English and Spanish newspapers will be provided for your reading enjoyment.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Wed, February 22
@ 10 a.m.
Hispanic Federation - Table
Representatives of Hispanic Federation offer health insurance enrollment information to Spanish-speaking patrons and others.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants
Wed, February 22
@ 11 a.m.
Spanish Conversation Club
Spanish Conversation Club Wednesday, February 8, 15 & 22, 11 am – 12:30 pm Clud de Conversación Español / miercolés, febrero 8, 15 y 22, 11 am -12:30 pm
Seward Park Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, February 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español EDADES 3-11 AÑOS - Cada dos miércoles / 3:30PM-4:30PM Niños, niñas, padres y madres están invitados a participar de este tiempo de hacer actividades artísticas y creativas en español. Spanish Craft Lab - Craft Program in Spanish every two Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm / We welcome all children and parents to join us for a fun, interactive arts and craft activities.
Port Richmond LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, February 23
@ 10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Winter as they learn Spanish, French, or Mandarin all through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for…
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, February 23
@ 12 noon
Lapidus Talks @ Noon: Afro-Iberians as Black European Sailors, Soldiers, Travelers, and Traders in the Spanish Empire During the 1500s and 1600s
Speaker: Leo Garofalo, Associate Professor of History, Connecticut College From 1471 to 1700, enslaved and free Africa- and Europe-born African people made up perhaps 20% of southern Iberia’s urban populations. As sailors, soldiers, traders, artisans, and servants, they became part of Spanish expansion into the Americas and Asia, and raiding and trading in Africa. Archival documents from the 1530s to 1680s reveal struggles for survival by individuals and families in a branch of the African Dias…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults
Thu, February 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ceremonial Origins of Salsa
This program presents instruments, music, and lyrics used in the African, Taino and Spanish Catholic rituals that provide a base for Salsa. Presented by Jose Obando. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 23
@ 4 p.m.
Learn A New Language!
Start the New Year right by learning something new! Stop by for our tech program where we will use Duolingo®, a free and online language-learning platform that offers courses for over 23 languages, like Spanish, Italian, and French! Or we'll also try Mango Languages, interactive database that provides step by step lesson plans for 71 different languages, such as Japanese and Korean!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Fri, February 24
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Hola! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this winter as they learn Spanish through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for all parents and librarians to keep the lea…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, February 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
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, February 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime: Spanish & English
Enjoy stories, songs, and more fun activities in Spanish and English as we nurture early literacy skills in a dynamic bilingual learning environment. Recommended for young children ages 0-6 with their caregivers.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Story 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,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Story 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,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones y rimas en ingles y espanol.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Play & Story Time (Juegos y Cuentos Para Ninos)
Stories, Toys and Rhymes for Spanish and Non Spanish Speakers .(Ages 0 - 5) Cuentos, Juegos, Canciones y rimas bilingues en ingles y Espanol. (Edades 0-5)
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 5 p.m.
Tertulia Literaria Book Discussion in SpanishBronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Tue, February 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: French
Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Winter as they learn Spanish, French, or Mandarin all through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for…
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, February 28
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincón de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English! / Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividades de lectura.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Tue, February 28
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: February 28, 2017 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the driving 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, March 1
@ 12 noon
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.
High Bridge LibraryAdults
Wed, March 1
@ 2 p.m.
Kips Bay Library Spanish Class: Lesson One
So you want to learn how to speak Spanish? Good choice! Spanish is relatively easy to learn, because once you’ve learned how to pronounce the letters, you can sound out any word. There are no complicated pronunciation rules, as there are in English.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
Thu, March 2
@ 10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Winter as they learn Spanish, French, or Mandarin all through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for…
Kingsbridge Library
St. Peter's Church 53 St. Mark's Place, ST, NY 10301
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Cantando Con Un Libro/Singing with a Book Series
This class is a creative, immersion Spanish class were children learn phrases through puppetry, songs and stories. This class, encourages children to take risks with the language and begin speaking. Best for ages 4 and older. Presented by Mi Manzana.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 3
@ 1:30 p.m.
First Friday Matinees: Pan's Labyrinth
Join us for a screening of "Pan's Labryinth!" Set against the backdrop of 1944 Spain’s fascist regime, Pan’s Labyrinth tells the story of Ofelia, a child who finds a magical world within a stone labyrinth, where she encounters Pan, a legendary mythical faun, who tells her she must complete three dangerous tasks in order to return home. Ofelia uses this fantasy world to cope with the real world, filled with post-war Fascist repression. In Spanish with English subtitles. The screening will begin p…
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Sat, March 4
@ 2 p.m.
Tinta, Papel y...Café 2017 (in Spanish)
¿Te Gusta Escribir? Si deseas explorar el modo con el que las mujeres nos enfrentamos a la creación literaria y su difusión en español - Si escribes, tienes un libro publicado, o sueñas con hacerlo en breve - Si estás buscando... Un espacio para compartir las dificultades de mercado de la mujer que escribe en español Una plataforma desde la que expresarte y mostrar tu obra Entonces, Tinta, Papel...y Café es para tí Inscríbete en línea a la siguiente dirección: bit.ly/…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
Mon, March 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Story 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,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 6
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones y rimas en ingles y espanol.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 6
@ 6:30 p.m.
Homenaje a ilustres mujeres latinoamericanas
Homenaje a ilustres mujeres latinoamericanas Las tres integrantes de Fuego de Luna nos deleitarán con sus poemas además de presentar brevemente el legado de seis ilustres mujeres latinoamericanas: Antonieta Rivas Mercado, Carmen Mondragón (Nahui Ollín), Blanca Varela, Tilsa Tsuchiya, Chabuca Granda y Juana Azurduy. Cada integrante presentará dos mujeres destacadas y leerán poemas de su autoría. FUEGO DE LUNA Las integrantes de Fuego de Luna, Silvia Siller, Linda Morales Caballero y Maureen H…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
Tue, March 7
@ 10:15 a.m.
Música/Music
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs and typical rhymes and movements. Two native musicians guide students through using call and response techniques, visual aids, instruments and more. Best for babies to 4 years old with parent/caregiver. Presented by Mi Manzana.
58th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, March 7
@ 4 p.m.
Teens
Learn A New Language!
Stop by for our tech program where we will use Duolingo®, a free and online language-learning platform that offers courses for over 23 languages, like Spanish, Italian, and French!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 7
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Reading Corner/Bilingues Rincón de Lectura
Join Literacy Inc's VIPs for a fun read aloud and literacy activities in Spanish and English! / Unase a VIP de Literacy Inc. para historias divertidas y actividades de lectura.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Immigrants,
Children
Thu, March 9
@ 10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes this Winter as they learn Spanish, French, or Mandarin all through live music. Teachers play guitar and sing with the children as they learn new vocabulary through music, movement, and puppetry! Bilingual Birdies will be exploring themes including Farm Animals, Jungle Animals, Colors, and Transportation this winter. They provide instruments and props for the children to use as well as a free CD download of their original music for…
Kingsbridge Library
St. Peter's Church 53 St. Mark's Place, ST, NY 10301
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Cantando Con Un Libro/Singing with a Book Series
This class is a creative, immersion Spanish class were children learn phrases through puppetry, songs and stories. This class, encourages children to take risks with the language and begin speaking. Best for ages 4 and older. Presented by Mi Manzana.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, March 11
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Wild Rumpus!
Join us for a multilingual storytime featuring Maurice Sendak's classic picture book, Where the Wild Things Are ! We will be telling this story in English, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL). We will also have some talented guest readers coming to the library to help us out, so please join us for this very special edition of Family Storyime and let the wild rumpus start! This program is appropriate for children of all ages and their caregivers.
53rd Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, March 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Story 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,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, March 13
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome! Cuentos, canciones y rimas en ingles y espanol.
Hunts Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, March 13
@ 6:30 p.m.
DE ADENTRO HACIA AFUERA (in Spanish)
DE ADENTRO HACIA AFUERA De adentro hacia afuera es un taller que explora las distintas técnicas que podemos utilizar para lograr una comunicación equilibrada con el espacio, con el otro y especialmente con uno mismo. Promueve la creatividad, la confianza, y la cooperación, así como el desarrollo físico, mental y emocional. En este taller exploraremos la posibilidad "de ser sin competir” a través de nuestra propia experiencia, creando un medio de comunicación que nos transportará a un mundo des…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Teachers
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