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38 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Film - SHERLOCK HOLMES IN WASHINGTON ('43), & THE MYSTERY OF MR. WONG ('39)
SHERLOCK HOLMES IN WASHINGTON, 1943, 71 min., b&w, directed by ROY WILLIAM NEILL. Starring BASIL RATHBONE, NIGEL BRUCE, Marjorie Lord, Henry Daniell, George Zucco, John Archer, Gavin Muir. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson travel to Washington D.C. in order to prevent a secret document from falling into enemy hands. THE MYSTERY OF MR. WONG, 1939, 68 min., b&w, directed by WILLIAM NIGH. Starring BORIS KARLOFF, Grant Withers, Dorothy Tree, Craig Reynolds, Ivan Lebedeff, Holmes Herbe…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, August 29
@ 2 p.m.
Family Film - CHARLOTTE’S WEB (2006)
CHARLOTTE’S WEB, 2006, 97 min., color, directed by GARY WINICK. Starring the voices DAKOTA FANNING, JULIA ROBERTS, OPRAH WINFREY, Steve Buscemi, John Cleese, Cedric the Entertainer, Kathy Bates, Reba McEntire, Robert Redford, Thomas Haden Church, Andre Benjamin. Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen. A…
96th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 31
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 1
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, September 1
@ 2 p.m.
Film - THE FALLEN IDOL, 1948
THE FALLEN IDOL, 1948, 95 min., b&w, directed by CAROL REED. A short film will precede the feature. Starring RALPH RICHARDSON, MICHELE MORGAN, SONIA DRESDEL, Bobby Henrey, Denis O’Dea, Jack Hawkins, Walter Fitzgerald, Dandy Nichols, Joan Young, Karel Stepanek, Gerard Heinz, Torin Thatcher. A butler working in a foreign embassy in London falls under suspicion when his wife accidentally falls to her death. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, September 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 7
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 8
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, September 8
@ 2 p.m.
Film - SIX OF A KIND ('34), & THE GAY FALCON ('41)
SIX OF A KIND, 1934, 62 min., b&w, directed by LEO McCAREY. Starring CHARLES RUGGLES, MARY BOLAND, W.C. FIELDS, GEORGE BURNS, GRACIE ALLEN, Alison Skipworth, Bradley Page, Grace Bradley, William J. Kelly, Phil Tead. A respectable middle-class couple take a cross-country trip by auto and share expenses with a decidedly odd couple. THE GAY FALCON, 1941, 67 min., b&w, directed by IRVING REIS. Starring GEORGE SANDERS, WENDY BARRIE, Allen Jenkins, Nina Vale, Gladys Cooper, Edward Brop…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Sat, September 10
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Mozart's LA CLEMENZA DI TITO recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of LA CLEMENZA DI TITO by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, September 12
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
COMPUTER BASICS, a once-a-week, 4 day, 8 hour course.
The 96th Street Branch and New York Cares are presenting a FREE Computer Course for anyone who wants to learn how to use computers, the Internet, Microsoft Word, email and more! No computer experience is neccessary. After completing this course, you will know how to: Use a mouse and Keyboard Use Microsoft Word Create and save documents Create files and folders Cut/copy and paste text Insert pictures Search the Internet Fill out on-line forms Make on-line trip reservations Use e-mail…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, September 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 14
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 15
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, September 15
@ 2 p.m.
Film - THE SENATOR WAS INDISCREET, 1947
THE SENATOR WAS INDISCREET, 1947, 88 m., b&w, GEORGE S. KAUFMAN, Dir. A short film will precede the feature. Starring WILLIAM POWELL, ELLA RAINES, PETER LIND HAYES, Arleen Whelan, Ray Collins, Allen Jenkins, Charles D. Brown, Hans Conried, Whit, Bissell, Milton Parsons, Francis Pierlot, Oliver Blake, Chief Thundercloud. A bumbling, long-winded and crooked Southern senator panics when his tell-all diary is stolen. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, September 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 21
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 22
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, September 22
@ 2 p.m.
Film - IN PERSON, 1935
IN PERSON, 1935, 87 min., b&w, directed by WILLIAM A. SEITER. A short film will precede the feature. Starring GINGER ROGERS, GEORGE BRENT, ALAN MOWBRAY, Grant Mitchell, Samuel S. Hinds, Joan Breslau, Louis Mason, Spencer Charters. A beautiful movie star so insecure about her celebrity that she goes around in disguise, meets a rugged outdoorsman. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Computer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so please…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Thu, September 29
@ 2 p.m.
Film - THE SEARCH, 1948
THE SEARCH, 1948, 104 min., b&w, directed by FRED ZINNEMANN. A short film will precede the feature. Starring MONTGOMERY CLIFT, IVAN JANDL, ALINE MacMAHON, Wendell Corey, Jarmila Novotna, Mary Rogers, Leopold Borkowski, Claude Gambier. In Post-War Berlin, an American private helps a lost Czech boy find his mother. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, October 5
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 5
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 12
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 12
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, October 17
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
COMPUTER BASICS, a once-a-week, 4 day, 8 hour course.
The 96th Street Branch and New York Cares are presenting a FREE Computer Course for anyone who wants to learn how to use computers, the Internet, Microsoft Word, email and more! No computer experience is neccessary. After completing this course, you will know how to: Use a mouse and Keyboard Use Microsoft Word Create and save documents Create files and folders Cut/copy and paste text Insert pictures Search the Internet Fill out on-line forms Make on-line trip reservations Use e-mail…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, October 19
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 19
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, October 22
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Donizetti's LUCREZIA BORGIA recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of LUCREZIA BORGIA by Gaetano Donizetti. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Wed, October 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 26
@ 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Program
Stories and films for young children.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, November 5
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Verdi's DON CARLO recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of DON CARLO by Giuseppe Verdi. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, November 14
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
COMPUTER BASICS, a once-a-week, 4 day, 8 hour course.
The 96th Street Branch and New York Cares are presenting a FREE Computer Course for anyone who wants to learn how to use computers, the Internet, Microsoft Word, email and more! No computer experience is neccessary. After completing this course, you will know how to: Use a mouse and Keyboard Use Microsoft Word Create and save documents Create files and folders Cut/copy and paste text Insert pictures Search the Internet Fill out on-line forms Make on-line trip reservations Use e-mail…
96th Street LibraryAdults
Sat, December 10
@ 1 p.m.
Music - Handel's ALCINA recital by New York Opera Forum
New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera of ALCINA by George Frideric Handel. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment. The musical program is cosponsored with New York Opera Forum which was founded by Richard Nechamkin in 1983 to give classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform standard operatic repertoire in the original languages. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, January 9
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
COMPUTER BASICS, a once-a-week, 4 day, 8 hour course.
The 96th Street Branch and New York Cares are presenting a FREE Computer Course for anyone who wants to learn how to use computers, the Internet, Microsoft Word, email and more! No computer experience is neccessary. After completing this course, you will know how to: Use a mouse and Keyboard Use Microsoft Word Create and save documents Create files and folders Cut/copy and paste text Insert pictures Search the Internet Fill out on-line forms Make on-line trip reservations Use e-mail…
96th Street LibraryAdults

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