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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, September 25
@ 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
Mon, September 25
@ 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, September 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 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, September 26
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? Learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcast 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, September 27
@ 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, September 27
@ 1 p.m.
Games for Adults
Come and play: Taboo, Scrabble, Chess/Checkers, Parcheesi, and more...
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
Digital Devices
App Vice_
Learn how to find apps, review apps and discover some of the most popular apps around for iOS and Android devices.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be Creative with Legos
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 6 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program - Lending Event
Library HotSpot Program The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach
Are you eligible to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance? Come and find out. An Outreach Specialist will be available to assist you with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Thu, September 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Manga/Graphic Novel Club
Read, discuss, and review manga series and graphic novels at the library. Free giveaways!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, September 29
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: La La Land (2016)
While waiting for their big breaks, two proper L.A. dreamers, a suavely- charming, soft-spoken jazz pianist and a brilliant, vivacious playwright, attempt to reconcile aspirations and relationship in a magical old-school romance. Director: Damien Chazelle Writer: Damien Chazelle Stars: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, September 29
@ 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, September 30
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 th in the Bronx A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN ♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * 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 stories. Each week, the class reads publi…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, September 30
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 th A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN https://voicesfromwar.org/workshop/♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * 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 stories. Each week…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, September 30
@ 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! Open to the general public. All ages are welcome. Art in the Air is made possible with public funds from the Bronx Council on the Arts through the New York Council on the Arts.
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, September 30
@ 2:30 p.m.
Want to Write an eBook?
You've always felt that you had a story to tell and you want as many people as possible to read all about it. The session will give pointers on how to properly write that eBook that you've kept inside and how to promote yourself so that others will know that you have a voice. Part I of the session will cover creating a central theme for your story, building on characters, building a plot, tying up loose ends, unresolved issues and grammatical errors. Part 2 will cover placing your work on a…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Sat, September 30
@ 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, October 2
@ 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, October 2
@ 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, October 3
@ 1 p.m.
Jewelry Making with Cathy Beauchamp
Come to a beginners jewelry making class. You will learn to make some beautiful rings and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Tue, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
Tabletop Games
Join your friends to learn and play new games at the Library. Ages: 12-18
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 3
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, October 3
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, October 4
@ 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, October 4
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be Creative with Legos
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 5
@ 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, October 5
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
LEGO Building Competition
Use your imagination to create inventive LEGO designs. Discuss your designs and vote on the most creative creations.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 5
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thu, October 5
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Fri, October 6
@ 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
Fri, October 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Citizenship and Immigration
Citizenship and Immigration. This program is presented by a Community Relations Officer of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. You will get answers regarding permanent residency, the process towards citizenship and more. ​What do I need to become a US citizen? What is the process? How can I prepare for the test? USCIS can show you online study materials and resources in both English and other languages Find resources in the library itself in our New Americans Corner (NAC) Co…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants
Sat, October 7
@ 10 a.m.
The CRAFT of WAR WRITING
NEW Season – Starts SEPT 9 A VOICES FROM WAR Collaboration FALL 2017 Free Writing Workshop for Veterans ♦ REGISTRATION OPEN https://voicesfromwar.org/workshop/♦ and the General Public FALL DATES: SEPT 9, 16, 23, & 30 ▪ OCT 7, 14, 21, & 28 ▪ NOV 4 & 18 *NEW TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm * 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 stories. Each week,…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Sat, October 7
@ 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, October 10
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
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)
Tue, October 10
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, October 10
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Fall 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, October 11
@ 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, October 11
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be Creative with Legos
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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