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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications. July 1st: Online Banking July 8th: Computer Safety/ Maintenance July 15th: Protecting your Privacy & Security July 22nd: Google Drive/Docs July 29th: *TBA*
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: Big Hero 6
When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation's adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series. G 102 mins
Eastchester LibraryChildren
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: Big Hero 6
When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation's adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series. PG 102 mins
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Families
Sat, July 30
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Akeelah and The Bee
A young girl learns to believe in herself and value her intelligence in this critically-acclaimed, family-friendly drama. Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer) is an 11-year-old being raised by her mother, Tanya (Angela Bassett), who was left on her own after the death of her husband. While Akeelah is a very bright girl, she's hardly a star student and seems afraid of acting like a bookworm around her friends and classmates. However, Akeelah's teacher sees genuine potential in her student and encourage…
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
Children
Sat, July 30
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Akeelah and The Bee
A young girl learns to believe in herself and value her intelligence in this critically-acclaimed, family-friendly drama. Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer) is an 11-year-old being raised by her mother, Tanya (Angela Bassett), who was left on her own after the death of her husband. While Akeelah is a very bright girl, she's hardly a star student and seems afraid of acting like a bookworm around her friends and classmates. However, Akeelah's teacher sees genuine potential in her student and encourage…
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
Families
Sat, July 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 2
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All-Star!
Team up with the library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while haing fun with great programs! Excersise your mind with hands-on creative programs at your local branch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is Limited.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, August 4
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 4
@ 3 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Thursday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, August 5
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy
A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure from Marvel Studios and director James Gunn (Slither, Super). Peter Quill was just a young boy when, devastated by his mother's death, he sprinted out of the hospital and was swept into the stars by Yondu (Michael Rooker), the leader of an eclectic band of space scavengers known as The Ravagers. Twenty-six years later, Quill has adopted the nickname Star Lord (Chr…
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, August 6
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Ride Along
A motor-mouthed high-school security guard joins his prospective brother-in-law, a decorated police detective, on a shift along the mean streets of Atlanta and learns that life on the force is no picnic in this action comedy from director Tim Story (Fantastic Four, Think Like a Man). Ben (Kevin Hart) longs to marry his gorgeous girlfriend Angela (Tika Sumpter), but before he can propose he must first get the approval of her tough-as-nails brother James (Ice Cube), a top detective in the Atlanta…
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Sat, August 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 11
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 11
@ 3 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Thursday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, August 12
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: If I Stay
On a day that started like any other, Mia (Moretz) had everything: a loving family, an adoring boyfriend, and a bright future full of music. Suddenly, a family drive on a snowy day changes everything. In an instant, almost all of that is taken from her. Caught between life and death, Mia spends one critical day contemplating a future that is now more unknowable than ever. Is love enough to keep her here? Tragic but ultimately hopeful, this is a romantic, riveting and uplifting story about music,…
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, August 13
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Ride Along 2
Friction continues between rookie cop Ben Barber (Kevin Hart) and his seasoned partner (and future brother-in-law) James Payton (Ice Cube) in this sequel to the hit action comedy Ride Along. After discovering a mysterious flash drive during an arrest, the pair travel to Miami to hunt down a local drug lord with the help of a savvy detective (Olivia Munn). Directed by Tim Story. PG-13 102 mins
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Sat, August 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 18
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 18
@ 3 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Thursday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, August 19
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: The Lego Movie
A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity in this computer-generated comedy from the filmmakers behind Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and co-director Chris McKay (Robot Chicken). Will Arnett co-stars as the voice of Batman, who along with Superman, make appearances in the Warner Bros. picture. Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, and Alison Brie head up the rest of the voice cast. PG 101…
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Families
Sat, August 20
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Steve Jobs
This incisive biographical drama written by Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing) explores the genius and shortcomings of computing guru Steve Jobs (Michael Fassbender) through the lens of three product launches. R 122 mins
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Sat, August 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, August 25
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion: The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli
"Highway is a late-in-life world traveler, yarn spinner, collector, and legendary auctioneer. His most precious possessions are the teeth of the "notorious infamous" like Plato, Petrarch, and Virginia Woolf. Written in collaboration with the workers at a Jumex juice factory, Teeth is an elegant, witty, exhilarating romp through the industrial suburbs of Mexico City and Luiselli's own literary influences." The book discussion group meets on the last thursday of the month at 11 am. Please Read t…
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, August 25
@ 12 noon
Summer Reading
The Contest Between the Bear and the Frog and Other Tales of Great Games and Mighty Feats!
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! Folktales and Stories are chock full of Great Games, Remarkable Races and Clever Contests - think of Aesops' "The Tortoise and the Hare". Join LuAnn and participate in stories with Athletes, Tricksters and Giants as they get in the game and perform mighty feats of strength and wit with vim, valor and vigor! ....just a taste! Question: Do you know why Bats only fly at night? Hint: In the Native American Folktale "The Great Race Between the Mammals and t…
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 25
@ 3 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Thursday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, August 26
@ 1 p.m.
Friday Afternoon Movie: Toy Story
"Woody," a drawstring cowboy doll (Tom Hanks), is jealous of new-toy-in-town, spaceman action figure "Buzz Lightyear" (Tim Allen) in this computer-generated fantasy of an eclectic assortment of toys and their comical misadventures. Woody and Buzz must ban together to survive when they find themselves in the outside world in the first ever feature-length computer animated film. G 81 mins
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Families
Sat, August 27
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: American Ultra
A small-town stoner (Jesse Eisenberg) discovers that he's actually a lethal sleeper agent, part of a program to develop a supersoldier. When shadowy government forces decide to eliminate him, he and his girlfriend (Kristen Stewart) must fight for their lives. This action comedy reunites Eisenberg and Stewart, who previously played a couple in the 2009 coming-of-age film Adventureland. Topher Grace, Tony Hale, John Leguizamo, Bill Pullman, Connie Britton, and Walton Goggins co-star. Written by Ma…
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Sat, August 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults

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