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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, June 29
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Summer Reading Gaming Tournament
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Tournaments will continue all summer long.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, June 30
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Mr.Church (2016)
"Mr. Church" tells the story of a unique friendship that develops when a little girl and her dying mother retain the services of a talented cook - Henry Joseph Church. What begins as a six month arrangement instead spans into fifteen years and creates a family bond that lasts forever. Director: Bruce Beresford Writer: Susan McMartin Stars: Eddie Murphy, Britt Robertson, Natascha McEl…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, June 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
Sat, July 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
How to Write a Book or an eBook Part 1 & Part 2
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 we…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Adults
Mon, July 3
@ 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, July 3
@ 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
Wed, July 5
@ 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, July 5
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 6
@ 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, July 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
StuyPrep at the Library (SHSAT Class)
Are you getting ready for the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT)? Join our summer long study group! Learn basic test taking skills and practice SHSAT questions. Registration required and limited to 10 students. To register, stop by the library, or call 718-931-0636. Registration begins June 1st, 2017. Preference is given to students taking the test this year.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 7
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Somewhere in Time (1980)
A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to travel back in time and meet the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel. Director: Jeannot Szwarc Writers: Richard Matheson (screenplay), Richard Matheson (novel) Stars: Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, July 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
Sat, July 8
@ 2:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
Meet Author Valerie Auguste’-Partin for Book Reading /Q&A
Valerie is an author, entertainment writer, and poet! People who lose loved ones to terminal illnesses grieve differently than those whose loved ones just pass away. Long after our loved ones are gone we still carry the emotional baggage and invisible scars of watching them in pain and suffering. Hopefully my challenging grief journey will be inspirational and give hope to anyone who has lost someone to a terminal illness or disease. Remembering that grieving is a highly individual experience…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, July 8
@ 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, July 10
@ 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, July 10
@ 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, July 11
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Apps on Tablets, iPhones and Androids
Learn how to use different apps on your Ipad, Tablet andAndriod.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 12
@ 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, July 12
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 13
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bouncing Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, July 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
StuyPrep at the Library (SHSAT Class)
Are you getting ready for the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT)? Join our summer long study group! Learn basic test taking skills and practice SHSAT questions. Registration required and limited to 10 students. To register, stop by the library, or call 718-931-0636. Registration begins June 1st, 2017. Preference is given to students taking the test this year.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 14
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Lion (2016)
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family. Director: Garth Davis Writers: Saroo Brierley (adapted from the book "A Long Way Home" by), Luke Davies (screenplay) Stars: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney M…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, July 14
@ 3 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 LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 14
@ 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, July 15
@ 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, July 17
@ 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, July 17
@ 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
Wed, July 19
@ 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, July 19
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 20
@ 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
Fri, July 21
@ 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, July 22
@ 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
Wed, July 26
@ 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, July 26
@ 4 p.m.
Be Creative with LegosMorris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
StuyPrep at the Library (SHSAT Class)
Are you getting ready for the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT)? Join our summer long study group! Learn basic test taking skills and practice SHSAT questions. Registration required and limited to 10 students. To register, stop by the library, or call 718-931-0636. Registration begins June 1st, 2017. Preference is given to students taking the test this year.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 28
@ 1 p.m.
Movie: Collateral Beauty (2016)
Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty. Director: David Frankel Writer: Allan Loeb Stars: Will Smith, Edward Norton, Kate Winslet
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, July 28
@ 3 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 LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 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, July 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
Tue, August 1
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Summer 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
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