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39 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, March 23
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Thu, March 23
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech 1-on-1
Get 1-on-1 help with your technology! Tablet on the fritz? Need help connecting to the Web? Come in and bring your tech headache with you. Phones, tablets, laptops; we will help with all of them. No appointment or registration required. Come in for fast help.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Thu, March 23
@ 11 a.m.
Atria Residence and Nursing Home Book Talk.
Book Talks and poetry reading at the Atria Residence and Nursing Home for residence.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Thu, March 23
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Play your favorite game or learn something new!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, March 23
@ 3 p.m.
Irish Dancing
Patricia McManus, Irish dancer extraordinaire, leads participants through the world of Irish Dancing in this hands-on, high-energy workshop. Best for ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 24
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Fri, March 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Reading Aloud for School Age children at 3:30 p.m. on a Friday afternoon after school
Reading Aloud is a 30 minute program for school age children in which the Children's librarian reads picture books, folk tales , poetry , easy books, and holiday books when appropriate. The CR librarian will also share new books published in 2017 when they arrive at the library . The program is geared towards 5 to 11 year old children .
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, March 25
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Sat, March 25
@ 11 a.m.
Citizen Talk: "Discourse Among Informed Citizens Assures Civil Society."
A monthly meeting on Saturday mornings at 11:00am will be for those who want to discuss ideas, concerns, current events & their impact on democracy. All are welcome--registration not required.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, March 25
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Cinema Presents: Driving Miss Daisy
A man hires Hoke, an African-American chaffeur, to drive his widowed Jewish mother around after she wrecks her car. At first resentful, Daisy warms to Hoke and the two strike up an unlikely friendship in the 1950s Deep South. Stars Jessica Tandy in an Oscar-winning performance and Morgan Freeman. 1989. Rated PG for thematic content. 99 minutes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, March 27
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
iPad Power Users
Do you want to get more out of your Apple device? Stuck in a rut with web browsing and Facebooking? There's a lot to do and we can show you.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, March 27
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Mon, March 27
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting, Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
Join with other knitters and those who enjoy crochet or adult coloring books to exchange information and talk.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Tue, March 28
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Kindle Fire Ebooks
Kindle Fires can't take advantage of our new SimplyE app but despair not! You can still check out our ebooks for free! We'll show you how to install Overdrive and 3M Cloud Library on your Fires. You'll be off to the races then!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Tue, March 28
@ 11 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Library on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m.
Baby Lap-Sit time is a 20 -25 minute program for infants to 17 month olds on a Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. The program consists of books , music , action rhymes , exercise rhymes , and circle time . Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:50 a.m. Thanks The CR Librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 3 p.m.
LEGO Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club. For ages 5+
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, March 29
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Wed, March 29
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Wacky Wednesdays
Chill out at the library on a hump day! Join us for a program, or a movie, or a game! Every Wednesday 3-5pm. For ages 10-17
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Thu, March 30
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech 1-on-1
Get 1-on-1 help with your technology! Tablet on the fritz? Need help connecting to the Web? Come in and bring your tech headache with you. Phones, tablets, laptops; we will help with all of them. No appointment or registration required. Come in for fast help.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Play your favorite game or learn something new!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Play your favorite game or learn something new!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring Corner!
The coloring corner is an ongoing program for toddlers , pre-schoolers and some school age children . The library provides coloring sheets and blank paper to color and draw on.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Reading Aloud for School Age children at 3:30 p.m. on a Friday afternoon after school
Reading Aloud is a 30 minute program for school age children in which the Children's librarian reads picture books, folk tales , poetry , easy books, and holiday books when appropriate. The CR librarian will also share new books published in 2017 when they arrive at the library . The program is geared towards 5 to 11 year old children .
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Reading Aloud for School Age children at 3:30 p.m. on a Friday afternoon after school
Reading Aloud is a 30 minute program for school age children in which the Children's librarian reads picture books, folk tales , poetry , easy books, and holiday books when appropriate. The CR librarian will also share new books published in 2017 when they arrive at the library . The program is geared towards 5 to 11 year old children .
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 3
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting, Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
A get-together for knitters & crocheters at all skill levels as well as those who enjoy adult coloring books. Learn new techniques while exchanging information. Registration not required; all are welcome at all skill levels.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, April 8
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Cinema Presents: ALLIED
Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard star as Max and Marian, former World War II operatives who fell in love during an assassination mission. Settled down after the operation, Max must now test his wife's loyalties as the war continues to rage in the run-up to D-Day. This romantic thriller is rated R for violence, sexuality, nudity, language and brief drug use. 124 minutes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 10
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting, Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
A get-together for knitters & crocheters at all skill levels as well as adult colorers to work on current projects, learn new techniques while exchanging information. Registration not required--all are welcome.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, April 15
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Cinema Presents: HACKSAW RIDGE
Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield) refuses to carry a weapon or commit violence of any kind. Despite this, he enlists when World War II breaks out and serves as a conscientious objector. He becomes a combat medic and, in the face of ostracism from his squad, earns the Congressional Medal of Honor for rescuing 75 of his wounded comrades during the Battle of Okinawa. This film is rated R for realistic war violence. 139 minutes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 17
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Book Talk Club:
Come join a gathering of readers to discuss all kinds of books-fiction or non-fiction. All are welcome; registration not required. Each participant describes briefly a book recently read. Suggestions and discussion are the result of this happy sharing.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Tue, April 18
@ 1 p.m.
Biblio File
Book Discussion - The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
Addie Baum, daughter of Jewish immigrants in Boston, tells her granddaughter the story of her life in Anita Diamant's acclaimed novel. Grist for the book discussion mill!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, April 19
@ 3 p.m.
Map Your World
Participants will explore mapmaking as a tool for telling their stories and imagining new worlds! We will look at examples of maps in the NYPL's collections, including but not limited to historical maps, fantasy maps, web maps, and artist's maps. Inspired by our research, we will create maps individually and collaboratively using a variety of visual media including drawing, collage, painting, printmaking, and digital imaging. Presented by Community Word Project. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 22
@ 11 a.m.
Movie Talk: An Adult Club for Movie Lovers.
All are welcome at this club and registration is not required. Under the guidance of Valerie Kaufman those who like/love films and want to share experiences and impressions are invited to attend. The topic for April: "Film Noir."
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, April 22
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Cinema Presents: BLEED FOR THIS
Miles Teller plays Vinny "The Pazmanian Devil" Pazienza. After losing the WBC World Light Welterweight Title, Pazienza breaks his neck in a horrific car accident and is told he might never walk again, and definitely won't fight again. Despite opposition from doctors, trainers and family, Paz battles back to the ring to take on the legendary Roberto Duran in this inspiring biographical film. Rated R for language, nudity and graphic accident images. 117 minutes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 24
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting, Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
A get-together for knitters, crocheters at all skill levels as well as adult coloring book participants. All skill levels are welcome, and registration is not required.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Sat, April 29
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Cinema Presents: LOVING
Richard and Mildred Loving are arrested for violating Virginia's miscegenation laws. After being forced to leave Virginia, Mildred longs to return to the country and becomes inspired by the civil rights March on Washington. With the help fo ACLU lawyer Bernard S. Cohen, their case moves all the way to the Supreme Court where the miscegenation statute is struck down. This historical drama stars Ruth Negga as Mildred and Joel Edgerton as Richard. Rated PG-13 for thematic elements. 123 minutes.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 9
@ 1 p.m.
Biblio File
Book Discussion - The Children Act by Ian McEwan
Our discussion group will tackle Ian McEwan's novel of a London judge who struggles with marital strife and a thorny case revolving around religious beliefs regarding medical care.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tue, June 13
@ 1 p.m.
Biblio File
Book Discussion - Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford
This week we discuss this wartime tale of love, family and the shadow of the Japanese-American internment camps.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults

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