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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, July 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, July 25
@ 1 p.m.
The 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
Thu, July 27
@ 11 a.m.
Stories in the Shade
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library summer reading program: Build a Better World! Under the Gazebo at the Playgroung for All Children (Along Bruckner Blvd. near Middletown Road)
City Island Library50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Adults,
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 1 p.m.
City Island Scrabble Club
If you're looking for some friendly competition, then join our Scrabble Club! Come and flex your vocabulary muscles. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Thursday July 13th and 27th at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, July 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, July 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M. NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, July 28
@ 10:45 a.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! Wii and Board Games-- July 14th and 28th
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Read And Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program. Limit of 15 children with their caregivers. First come / first serve basis.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 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! Wii and Board Games-- July 14th and 28th
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, July 29
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Operation Avalanche
In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history. Stars: Matt Johnson, Owen Williams, Josh Boles (Rated R, 1 hr 34 minutes, drama, mystery thriller)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, July 29
@ 3 p.m.
City Island Chess Club
Chess is widely considered the oldest game in the world, and has been played by people of all cultures for centuries. Now, we're encouraging families, friends, and people of all ages to come and learn how to play like a professional. Saturday July 15th and 29th at 3 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, July 31
@ 5 p.m.
City Island Book Club
Meets Monday July 17th and the 31st.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, August 1
@ 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, August 1
@ 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, August 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 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. Wednesday August 2nd, 16th and 30th from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Thu, August 3
@ 11 a.m.
Stories in the Shade
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library summer reading program: Build a Better World! Under the Gazebo at the Playgroung for All Children (Along Bruckner Blvd. near Middletown Road)
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Adults,
Children
Thu, August 3
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club:
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Come in to see what the weekly themes will be. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. No registration required. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Fri, August 4
@ 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! August 4: Design your own tarot cards.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 5
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Live By Night
A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan. Stars: ​ Ben Affleck, Elle Fanning, Brendon Gleeson (Rated R 2 hrs 9 min, crime drama)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 8
@ 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, August 8
@ 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, August 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 10
@ 11 a.m.
Stories in the Shade
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library summer reading program: Build a Better World! Under the Gazebo at the Playgroung for All Children (Along Bruckner Blvd. near Middletown Road)
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Adults,
Children
Thu, August 10
@ 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. Note: Limited to 12 participants, registration required. Thursday August 10th and 24th at 1 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Thu, August 10
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club:
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Come in to see what the weekly themes will be. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. No registration required. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Fri, August 11
@ 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! Wii and Board Games: August 11th and 25th
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 12
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: The Light Between Oceans
A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat. Stars: ​ Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz (2 hrs 13 min, PG 13)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, August 12
@ 3 p.m.
City Island Chess Club
Chess is widely considered the oldest game in the world, and has been played by people of all cultures for centuries. Now, we’re encouraging families, friends, and people of all ages to come and learn how to play like a professional. Saturday August 12th and 26th at 3 P.M. Pre-registration is required.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, August 14
@ 5 p.m.
City Island Book Club
Monday August 14th and 28th at 5 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, August 15
@ 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, August 15
@ 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, August 16
@ 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. Wednesday August 2nd, 16th and 30th from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Thu, August 17
@ 11 a.m.
Stories in the Shade
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library summer reading program: Build a Better World! Under the Gazebo at the Playgroung for All Children (Along Bruckner Blvd. near Middletown Road)
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Adults,
Children
Thu, August 17
@ 5:30 p.m.
Thursday Writing Club:
Where have all the good stories gone? They are lurking at the City Island Library. Come in to see what the weekly themes will be. Gail Hitt leads the adventure. No registration required. Every Thursday at 5:30 P.M.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Fri, August 18
@ 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! August 18- Origami!!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, August 19
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Imperium
A young FBI agent, eager to prove himself in the field, goes undercover as a white supremacist. Stars: Daniel Radcliffe,, Tracy Letts Toni Collette (Rated R Crime Drama Thriller 1 hr 49 min)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 22
@ 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, August 22
@ 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
Thu, August 24
@ 11 a.m.
Stories in the Shade
Join us at Pelham Bay Park for stories and fun as part of the New York Public Library summer reading program: Build a Better World! Under the Gazebo at the Playgroung for All Children (Along Bruckner Blvd. near Middletown Road)
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Adults,
Children
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