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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Race
Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy. Stars: ​Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Eli Goree (PG-13; 2 hrs 14 min; Drama)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 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, October 4
@ 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 PM
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 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 to save your work. Every Wednesday morning from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
City Island LibraryJob Seekers
Wed, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 6
@ 5 p.m.
First Thursdays at the Library
Writers will exchange stories while learning how to develop a plot, describe characters, and design backgrounds. Don’t be surprised if your most colorful stories arise from the folks you meet in your daily life. Led by Gail Hitt. Begins October 6th at 5-6:30 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, October 7
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 7
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3:00 p.m. October 7th - Wii & Board Games October 14th - Supersize Selfies Part 1 October 21st - Supersize Selfies Part 2 October 28th - Wii & Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 8
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Miracles From Heaven
A young girl suffering from a rare digestive disorder finds herself miraculously cured after surviving a terrible accident. (Rated PG; 1 hr 49 min; Drama) Stars: ​Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 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, October 11
@ 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 PM
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, October 11
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 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 to save your work. Every Wednesday morning from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
City Island LibraryJob Seekers
Wed, October 12
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 13
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 13
@ 5 p.m.
First Thursdays at the Library
Writers will exchange stories while learning how to develop a plot, describe characters, and design backgrounds. Don’t be surprised if your most colorful stories arise from the folks you meet in your daily life. Led by Gail Hitt. Begins October 6th at 5-6:30 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, October 14
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 14
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3:00 p.m. October 7th - Wii & Board Games October 14th - Supersize Selfies Part 1 October 21st - Supersize Selfies Part 2 October 28th - Wii & Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 15
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Batman Vs Superman, Dawn of Justice
Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. (PG-13; 151 min; action adventure) Stars: ​Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, October 17
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
City Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 17
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 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, October 18
@ 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 PM
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, October 18
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited to 12 children, so please register in advance at the library.
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 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 to save your work. Every Wednesday morning from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
City Island LibraryJob Seekers
Wed, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 20
@ 5 p.m.
First Thursdays at the Library
Writers will exchange stories while learning how to develop a plot, describe characters, and design backgrounds. Don’t be surprised if your most colorful stories arise from the folks you meet in your daily life. Led by Gail Hitt. Begins October 6th at 5-6:30 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, October 21
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 21
@ 3 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Activities
All events at 3:00 p.m. October 7th - Wii & Board Games October 14th - Supersize Selfies Part 1 October 21st - Supersize Selfies Part 2 October 28th - Wii & Board Games
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 22
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Point Break
A young FBI agent infiltrates an extraordinary team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists. Stars: ​Edgar Ramírez, Luke Bracey, Ray Winstone (PG 13; 1 hr 54 min action adventure)
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sun, October 23
@ 3 p.m.
After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying, and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 24
@ 11 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
Fall is our favorite time of year to teach about the changing colors of the leaves, emotions, as well as the sun, moon, and stars! Families with children newborn to age six will enjoy learning new vocabulary through live music, movement, and puppetry. This Fall we have a special new component of our program for NYPL families. Each new theme we explore comes with a complimentary vocabulary sheet to download so kids can practice the new words they learn at home throughout the week. As always, we p…
City Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 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 PM to 5 PM
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 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
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