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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers with their parents/caregivers can play with age appropriate toys and socialize with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, May 25
@ 3 p.m.
Chess Club
Learn new techniques and practice with your friend at the library. Prepare for an upcoming chess tournament!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 25
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, May 25
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, May 26
@ 1 p.m.
Art in the Air for Adults
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Initial events and creation will be held, and on subsequent days of the month = First Monday of the month 11am-1pm, Second Thursday of the month 3pm-5pm & Third Saturday of the month 1pm-3pm. Open to the general public. All…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, May 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
STEM: Pom Pom Drop Challenge
This simple engineering and design STEM challenge helps kids develop critical thinking skills while having fun. Team up and let the game begin!
Morris Park LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, May 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 10 a.m.
iPad, iPhone and Android Settings
This course will cover all setting features of the iPad,iPhone and Android. Learn how to customize your device the way you want using settings.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 30
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether. Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 1 p.m.
Creative Writing Class
Join John Nangle as he coaches you to unleash the hidden storyteller within! Weave your poetic tapestries and astound your friends. You have talent, you have time. Your literary life will never be the same!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Wed, May 31
@ 2:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a TechConnect Instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Wed, May 31
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 1
@ 3 p.m.
Clay Sculpting
Learn to sculpt faces and figures at the library. All materials are free and participants can take their creations home with them.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 1
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, June 1
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, June 2
@ 3 p.m.
Wii Gaming Tournament
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, June 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 3
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, June 3
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Initial events and creation will be held, and on subsequent days of the month = First Monday of the month 11am-1pm, Second Thursday of the month 3pm-5pm & Third Saturday of the month 1pm-3pm. Open to the general public. All…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, June 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For ages 4 to 12 years old.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 4 p.m.
Arts & Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 6
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether. Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, June 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, June 7
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers with their parents/caregivers can play with age appropriate toys and socialize with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, June 8
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, June 8
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, June 9
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Jackie (2016)
Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband's historic legacy. Director: Pablo Larraín Writer: Noah Oppenheim Stars: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, June 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 10
@ 12 noon
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
SPRING 2017 REGISTRATION OPEN The CRAFT of WAR WRITING NEW Season – Starts MARCH 18th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration SPRING 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans and the General Public ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ SPRING DATES: MARCH 18 ▪ APRIL 1, 8, 15, & 29 ▪ MAY 6, 13, & 20 ▪ JUNE 3 & 10 ▪ ABOUT the CLASS: Writing starts with reading. With this in mind, The Craft of War Writing focuses on reading war narratives while considering how participants can draft their own sto…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, June 10
@ 2 p.m.
Art in the Air
Come and join local artist Ruth Marshall to create an artwork that will be displayed inside Morris Park Library. We will be using paracord, a soft, colorful nylon cord that can be knotted, woven, knitted or crocheted & much more. Join us to unleash your creativity! Initial events and creation will be held, and on subsequent days of the month = First Monday of the month 11am-1pm, Second Thursday of the month 3pm-5pm & Third Saturday of the month 1pm-3pm. Open to the general public. All…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, June 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
The Ribbles Build a Residence
A Summer Reading Program The ABCs: architecture, building, and construction. Soon after their lovely insect nuptials Mr. and Mrs. Ribble are expecting a baby Ribblet, and they need a new home for their family! Mr. Ribble wants to go big with a four-grasshopper garage, but Mrs. Ribble convinces him to build a dream home that is more environmentally and neighborhood friendly. By playing interactive games and discovering basic building techniques the audience will help draw a ground plan while Thi…
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, June 13
@ 10 a.m.
Photo Editing on Smartphones and Tablets
iPhone/iPad - In this class you will learn how to use various photo editing apps to make your holiday photos stand out. Stop by this class and learn all the newest tricks.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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