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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
After School Lounge: Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, March 29
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, March 29
@ 2 p.m.
Growing Together
Growing Together is a group for people who want to improve and develop themselves and help others to do the same by providing motivation and support as a group to the individuals in it. We seek to provide a comfortable atmosphere for people to explore goals they want to achieve and self-improvement ideas, and be a network of people willing to listen, help, and motivate them.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, March 29
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
After School Lounge: Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
After School Lounge: Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
On Fridays, at 3 P.M. we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! Spring Has Sprung! Take Home Your Own Houseplant
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, April 1
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Hacksaw Ridge
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot. R | 2h 19min | Drama, History, War
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 3
@ 11 a.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with music for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 3
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 4
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, April 4
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, April 5
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 5
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, April 6
@ 1 p.m.
City Island Scrabble Club
If you’re looking for some friendly competition, then join our Scrabble Club! Come in and flex your vocabulary muscles. You may even learn a thing or two while you’re making some new friends. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Call 718-885-1703 or stop by the branch to reserve your spot! Thursday April 6th and 20th at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, April 6
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 7
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! April 7 and 21- Wii and Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, April 8
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Postcards From the Edge
A substance-addicted actress tries to look on the bright side even as she is forced to move back in with her mother to avoid unemployment. Stars: ​Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Dennis Quaid R | 1h 41min | Comedy, Drama
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 10
@ 11 a.m.
New York City Kids Series
An interactive sing-a-long with music for Aardvarks' songs celebrating growing up in New York City. This program includes singing songs, movements, and rhythm that the whole family can enjoy. Presented by Music for Aardvarks.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 11
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 11
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Tue, April 11
@ 3 p.m.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
After facing Shredder, who has joined forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and henchmen Bebop and Rocksteady to take over the world, the Turtles must confront an even greater nemesis: the notorious Krang. Stars: ​ Megan Fox, Will Arnett, Tyler Perry PG-13 Action Adventure Comedy
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomFamilies
Wed, April 12
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 12
@ 2 p.m.
Growing Together
Growing Together is a group for people who want to improve and develop themselves and help others to do the same by providing motivation and support as a group to the individuals in it. We seek to provide a comfortable atmosphere for people to explore goals they want to achieve and self-improvement ideas, and be a network of people willing to listen, help, and motivate them. Wednesday April 12th and 26th at 2 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, April 14
@ 3 a.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
Friday Afternoon Activities: On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! April 14- Cut Up Poetry
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, April 15
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Arrival
When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors. Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker PG-13 | 1h 56min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 18
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 18
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, April 19
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 19
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, April 20
@ 1 p.m.
City Island Scrabble Club
If you’re looking for some friendly competition, then join our Scrabble Club! Come in and flex your vocabulary muscles. You may even learn a thing or two while you’re making some new friends. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Call 718-885-1703 or stop by the branch to reserve your spot! Thursday April 6th and 20th at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, April 20
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, April 20
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Thursday Writing Club: Each week a theme is chosen and stories are written in a group setting. It is amazing how the words flow onto your pages from the stimulation and encouragement of others writing. Gail Hitt guides the action. Every Thursday beginning April 20th at 5:30 PM.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, April 21
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
On Fridays, at 3 P.M we plan a series of special activities to celebrate the beginning of the weekend so check out this month's events and come hang out with us! April 7 and 21- Wii and Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, April 22
@ 1 p.m.
Women and Retirement
Women and Retirement It's never too early (and, conversely, never too late) to address your retirement needs. Don't procrastinate! Learn what you should be doing to take control of your financial future by attending our workshop on retirement planning for women. Sara specializes in working with female marketing professionals, attorneys, and young families in the New York tri-state. Her passion is providing positive impact to women and supporting female empowerment in all of its forms w…
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, April 25
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 25
@ 1 p.m.
Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out! Every Tuesday at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
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