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35 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 12 noon
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Dance of the African Diaspora
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! This program celebrates the differences and similarities of dances within the African Diaspora. Starting in West Africa, going to the Caribbean & Latin America, finally landing in The United States. Using movement and music, students will go on an interactive dance tour starting in West Africa, going to the Caribbean & Latin America, and finally landing in the Unites States. be able to navigate through history in efforts of connecting the cultu…
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, August 26
@ 12 noon
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, August 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Pre-School Film
Watch films based on picture books..
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, August 27
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon at The Movies
"Mad Max : Fury Road ( 2015 ; 2hr), starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in postapocalyptic Australia in search for her home-land with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshipper, and a drifter named Max.
Morningside HeightsAdults
Mon, August 29
@ 12 noon
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, August 29
@ 4 p.m.
Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Fitness Class
Light exercise, stretching, and other elements of creating a healthy lifestyle.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 12 noon
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 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 having fun with great programs! exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs. Nursery Rhyme Relays (ages 6-12)
Morningside HeightsChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Film Discussion Group
Monthly film screening and discussion group for seniors.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, August 31
@ 12 noon
Pre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other pre-schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 31
@ 4:30 p.m.
Free Poetry Workshop with Bill Zavatsky
No experience necessary. Just bring your pen or pencil, and your love for poetry!
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults
Thu, September 8
@ 5:30 p.m.
Morningside Heights Book Discussion Group
We will be discussing EVERYTHING I NEVER TOLD YOU by Celeste Ng
Morningside HeightsAdults
Sat, September 10
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"Saving Mr Banks" ( 2013; 2hr 5 min).Starring Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks Author P.L. Travers reflects on her childhood after reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen.
Morningside Heights
Owen Dolen
Adults
Tue, September 13
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Video Gaming
Teen time is back! Teens ages 12-18, join us on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and laptop gaming. Get caught up on what your friends have been doing all summer!
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 15
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Board Gaming
Teens ages 12-18, join your friends on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for some offline gaming fun! Board games provided.
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 15
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Board Gaming
Teens ages 12-18, join your friends on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for some offline gaming fun! Board games provided.
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 17
@ 11 a.m.
What’s the Deal with the New SAT? Standardized Test Workshop (SAT, ACT, SSAT, PSAT, ISEE, AABL)
Mike Newcomer, a Yale PhD with 15+ years of standardized test tutoring experience, is here to keep you in the know and answer all of your questions. Mr. Newcomer will discuss tests available to students, explain how the tests differ from one another, and explore how to choose which test to take. This workshop will include a deep dive into the new SAT, a discussion of the college application process (including an overview of Common App), and more! Program lasts approximately 60-90 minutes.…
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 17
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"The 33" ( 2 hrs 7 min). Starring Antonio Banderas and Juliette Binoche Based on the real-life event, when a gold and copper mine collapses, it traps 33 miners underground for 69 days.
Morningside HeightsAdults
Mon, September 19
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using functions, data sorting/filtering and conditional formatting.
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
Tue, September 20
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Video Gaming
Teen time is back! Teens ages 12-18, join us on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and laptop gaming. Get caught up on what your friends have been doing all summer!
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 22
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Make Something, Back-to-School Edition
Teens ages 12-18, join your friends on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator). Customize your own notebook using collage techniques then seal it with a clear cover to preserve your unique work of art. All materials will be provided, but if you wish to use your own notebook, bring it along!
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 24
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
"Sabrina" ( 1954; 1 hr 53 mins) starring Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. A playboy becomes interested in the daughter of his family's chauffeur, but it's his more serious brother who would be the better man for her.
Morningside HeightsAdults
Mon, September 26
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel 2010: Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using functions, data sorting/filtering and conditional formatting.
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
Tue, September 27
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Video Gaming
Teen time is back! Teens ages 12-18, join us on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and laptop gaming. Get caught up on what your friends have been doing all summer!
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Film Discussion Group
Monthly film screening and discussion group for seniors.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, September 29
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time: Team-up Activity, Real Life Pac-Man
Teens ages 12-18, join your friends on the basement floor (press “C” on the elevator) for live-action Pac-Man! Work together in teams to design a live-action game version of the well-loved game, then try it out! All materials will be provided.
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 13
@ 5:30 p.m.
Morningside Heights Book Discussion Group
We Will be discussing WHEN WE WERE ORPHANS by Kazuo Ishiguro
Morningside HeightsAdults
Wed, October 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Film Discussion Group
Monthly film screening and discussion group for seniors.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, November 10
@ 5:30 p.m.
Morningside Heights Book Discussion Group
We will be discussing MILLER'S VALLEY by Anna Quindlen
Morningside HeightsAdults
Wed, November 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Film Discussion Group
Monthly film screening and discussion group for seniors.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, December 8
@ 5:30 p.m.
Morningside Heights Book Discussion Group
We will be discussing THE ABUNDANCE by Annie Dillard.
Morningside HeightsAdults
Wed, December 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Film Discussion Group
Monthly film screening and discussion group for seniors.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults

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