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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors will close when the site reaches capacity. You're more than welcome to wait outside before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 12 noon
Ch'an Coloring and Conversation for Adults
Do you think coloring is child's play? Well think again, coloring can be fun and relaxing for adults as well. Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring unique and intricate coloring pages. Coloring can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. This activity will stimulate the brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity. Coloring sheets and pencil crayons will be provided or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Mid-Winter Break Special: RoboTakeover--FULL
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. For Children Ages 6-12 Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library's second floor desk or by calling 212-924-1585. ALL sessions are FULL.…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Game On!
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 13 to 18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, February 22
@ 10:30 a.m.
Mid-Winter Break Special: Movie for Families
A familly-friendly feature will be shown. Feel free to bring your snacks or lunch to enjoy during the film.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wed, February 22
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Mid-Winter Break Special: RoboTakeover--FULL
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. For Children Ages 6-12 Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library's second floor desk or by calling 212-924-1585. ALL sessions are FULL.…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, February 22
@ 2:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Blogging for Beginners
Blogging is a great way to share your thoughts with the world. See examples of blogs, learn how to blog, and even create your own for free with WordPress or other popular blogging platforms. Space is capped at 6 students, so please register in advance by clicking the registration link below.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, February 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Teen Silkscreen
Join us as we cut out paper stencils and use a basic screen printing technique to decorate tee shirts. Materials will be provided. Limit to 10. For ages 13-18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 23
@ 2 p.m.
Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee Presents: Florence Foster Jenkins
FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS Synopsis: The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Nina Arianda, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Helberg, Stanley Townsend Rated PG-13 | 110 minutes | Paramount Pictures | 2016 *Please Note: Films are subject to last minute change or cancellation. Open captioning upon request.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, February 23
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Mid-Winter Break Special: RoboTakeover--FULL
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. For Children Ages 6-12 Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library's second floor desk or by calling 212-924-1585. ALL sessions are FULL.…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, February 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Board Game Bonanza
Teens! Challenge your friends to a game every Thursday @ 3:30PM. Board games include Ticket to Ride, Dominion, Pandemic, Bananagrams, Uno, chess, and more. Feb 2: Bananagrams Feb 9: Pandemic Feb 16: Ticket to Ride Feb 23: Scrabble
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, February 24
@ 10 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors will close when the site reaches capacity. You're more than welcome to wait outside before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, February 24
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Mid-Winter Break Special: RoboTakeover--FULL
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. For Children Ages 6-12 Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the library's second floor desk or by calling 212-924-1585. ALL sessions are FULL.…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, February 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Teen Book Club
Love to read? Join our monthly book club! New to 2017, the Teen Book Club aims to read books in all formats and in all genres. Each month, we’ll read a book in a different format (like e-books!) or a different genre; just like last year, it doesn’t matter what book you read as long as you come ready to talk about it with other teens! Need a book suggestion? Ask a librarian at the 2nd floor info desk. February's theme will be audiobooks and e-audiobooks!
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Sat, February 25
@ 11 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, February 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 12:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Hey, Teens! Did you know the third-floor conference room is open to teens and teens only, Monday from 3:30 to 5PM? Bring your friends, your laptops, your homework, or your favorite music, and come hang out!
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, February 27
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Read, Make, & Take (ages 3-5)
Pre-schoolers and their caregivers can enjoy classic fairy tales, folk tales, and new picture books. Each session ends with a craft. For ages 3-5; limited to 25 children.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, February 28
@ 10 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors will close when the site reaches capacity. You're more than welcome to wait outside before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 12 noon
Ch'an Coloring and Conversation for Adults
Do you think coloring is child's play? Well think again, coloring can be fun and relaxing for adults as well. Join us for a relaxing morning of coloring unique and intricate coloring pages. Coloring can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. This activity will stimulate the brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity. Coloring sheets and pencil crayons will be provided or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Game On!
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 13 to 18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Do you tweet? Learn how to join the conversation by sharing photos, videos, and short messages with other users around the world. Space is capped at 6 students, so please register in advance by clicking the registration link below.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 2
@ 12 noon
Coffee & Connections
New York has many great resources and services for people experiencing homelessness but it can be challenging to gain access to them. Every month we host an expert who will be available to answer your questions, and provide useful tips and information. Join us for coffee and connections every first Thursday of the month. coffee_connection_flyer.pdf
Muhlenberg LibraryAdults,
50+,
Persons Without Homes,
Adults
Thu, March 2
@ 5:15 p.m.
Muhlenberg Book Discussion Group: Between the World and Me
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates Join Muhlenberg's Book Discussion Group as they discuss Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehesi Coates. They meet the first Thursday of the month from 5:15pm to 6:50pm in the 3rd Floor Conference Room.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, March 2
@ 5:15 p.m.
Muhlenberg Book Club
Join us as we discuss Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. In Between the World and Me, the author presents a history of racial discrimination in the United States and a narrative of his own personal experiences of contemporary race relations, offering possible resolutions for the future. *Please Note: Dates and titles are subject to last minute change or cancellation. UPCOMING BOOK DISCUSSIONS: -April 6: It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis -May 4: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. V…
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, March 3
@ 11 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 AM to 3 PM. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints. You're more than welcome to wait before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM .
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 4
@ 11 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 4
@ 2 p.m.
OPEN MIC- POETRY READING
The National Writers Union welcome all to read their poetry in an OPEN MIC - POETRY READING. Poets who are members of the union will also participate by reading from their works.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, March 7
@ 11 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 AM to 3 PM. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints. You're more than welcome to wait before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM .
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 8
@ 2:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Skype and Video Chatting
Learn all about Skype's popular platform for video chatting on nearly any internet-connected device. Space is capped at 6 students, so please register in advance by clicking the registration link below.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tales of Hiberantion
Enjoy as actress, singer, storyteller, and songwriter Flor Bromley entertains us with the story of “Bear Wants More” by Karma Wilson and “The Grasshopper and the Ants” in her musical, interactive performance featuring original songs and friendly puppets. For all ages. Presented by Flor Bromley
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 10
@ 11 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 AM to 3 PM. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints. You're more than welcome to wait before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM .
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 11
@ 11 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 11
@ 2:45 p.m.
LGBT Philosophy Forum
For over 15 years the Forum has provided the LGBT community and its friends an open opportunity to gather and informally discuss important works of philosophy. We meet monthly on the second Saturday, from 2:45 to 4:45 p.m. The texts to be discussed (up to 50 pages) or links to the texts can be found on our website. All are welcome. We hope you will join us.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Tue, March 14
@ 11 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 AM to 3 PM. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints. You're more than welcome to wait before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM .
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 15
@ 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets. Space is capped at 6 students, so please register in advance by clicking the registration link below.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, March 17
@ 11 a.m.
AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library
AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 11 AM to 3 PM. This program will start on Tuesday, February 3, 2017 and end on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints. You're more than welcome to wait before the library opens at 10 AM, however, no one will be permitted inside the building until 10 AM .
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 18
@ 11 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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