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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Stories for Sweet Peas
Sweet Peas story time is back. Join for us for age appropriate stories and crafts. For ages 3-5 accompanied by an adult.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Cookbook Club
Come one, Come all Foodies and everyone who loves excellent cuisine. You are cordially invited to our Cookbook Club where we will swap favorite recipes obtained from cookboks, from grandma or family traditions and from the media. There will be a theme for each month. April is 5 Ingredients Dinner Month. Make your hectic day a little less stressful with quick, heathy and easy 5 ingredient sure bet recipes using fresh ingredients combined with pantry staples that your family will love to eat…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Week
New Citizen and Immigrant Celebration
Join us as we celebrate the contributions of immigrants and our newest citizens as part of the New York Public Library’s Immigrant Heritage Week! We will be hearing from Adriana Blancarte-Hayward, Outreach Manager of the NYPL, about her journey to become a US Citizen. Short film screening and raffle to follow. Participation limited to the first 40 patrons; please email irfanali@nypl.org to register. Refreshments served.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, April 20
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler, meet other parents and children, and listen to tunes at the library every Friday.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, April 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, April 20
@ 11:15 a.m.
Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, April 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, April 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too!)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, April 21
@ 11 a.m.
Yoga for beginners
Isha Yoga for Beginners In this session you will learn simple but powerful yoga postures to balance and stabilize your system . No prior experience with yoga is necesary. Please bring a yoga mat , towel , and arrive on a empty stomach. Free and open to all . Limited to 12 participants. Registration is required. You can register at the 2nd floor information desk or call 212-621-0619.…
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Sat, April 21
@ 1 p.m.
Instant Shakespeare:Celebration in Honor of the 454 Anniversary of his Birth.
Shakespeare for Everyone! The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they are on-your-feet Instant staged readings where the readers/actors move around as much as they feel comfortable. Readers are encouraged to share with their fellow readers and the audience so that the plays can exist as words and thoughts communicated through space, not just words on the page.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Sat, April 21
@ 2 p.m.
R.E.A.D. to Luna
Come read to a therapy dog! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! For ages 5-11. Please sign in for a first come, first served 15 minute slot.
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 23
@ 10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies Spanish Series
This Spring we’ll bring families on an out-of-this-world experience where we teach new vocabulary related to different modes of transportation, spring colors, and a big celebration of Myla Birdie’s birthday!!! All teachers are native Spanish speakers who play guitar, percussion, and use puppets to teach in the most engaging way! Families get to bond through an intergenerational bubble dance party extravaganza at the end of each class. And it is so much more than just a language program!!! Biling…
St. Agnes LibraryChildren
Mon, April 23
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Need extra computer time? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Mon, April 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Maker Monday
Get your fix of S.T.E.M at the library! Come in and use our Legos, Playstix, or other building sets to build anything you can imagine. For ages 5 - 11
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 23
@ 5:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 1:30 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
WALK-IN CLASSES - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! These classes are for adults preparing for the United States Citizenship Test and Interview in the next 6 months to 2 years, or who want to improve their English speaking, reading and writing by learning about American history and culture. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. This program is for intermediate and advanced sp…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
R.E.A.D. to Pepper
Come read to a therapy dog! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! For ages 5-11. Please sign in for a first come, first served 15 minute slot.
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 6 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for HIGH BEGINNER ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
WALK-IN CLASSES - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! These citizenship classes are for adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test in the next 6 months to 2 years. This program is for HIGH BEGINNER level speakers of English. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. We practice speaking, listening, reading and writing. A new topic each week! (The same topic on Tuesdays and Thursdays.) Just come to the classes you need! TOPICS in April: April 3,…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, April 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, April 25
@ 12 noon
St. Agnes Library Book Sale
Support the Library and come check out our impressive selection of gently used books and multimedia. We have materials for readers of all ages at great prices! The St. Agnes Library book sale is fully operated and maintained by a dedicated group of volunteers. New Yorkers throughout the city contribute materials that are sorted, organized and sold by these volunteers.St. Agnes Library Book Sale
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, April 25
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Pre K Storytime: Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at school or the playground come to the library for a relaxing time filled with stories. You can join you friends in the library and listen to some of your favorite stories both old and new. Ages 4 - 7
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, April 25
@ 5:30 p.m.
St. Agnes Adult Coloring
Coloring reduces stress ! Coloring sparks creativity! Coloring is mindful ! So come out an achieve relaxation in a stress free environment. Supplies willl be provided or you can bring your own supplies . No Registration required Open to adults 18 + Location : 3rd floor
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, April 25
@ 5:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2018 at St. Agnes Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided Groups meet Wednesdays 5:30 PM-6:30 PM April 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; June 6 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in part by…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners
Thu, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Young and Restless
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. Please note: Program is limited to 30 adults and their children on a first come, first served basis. Tickets will be distributed beginning at 10am. Program doors close promptly at 10:30am.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for HIGH BEGINNER ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
WALK-IN CLASSES - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! These citizenship classes are for adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test in the next 6 months to 2 years. This program is for HIGH BEGINNER level speakers of English. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. We practice speaking, listening, reading and writing. A new topic each week! (The same topic on Tuesdays and Thursdays.) Just come to the classes you need! TOPICS in April: April 3,…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thu, April 26
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Young and Restless
Toddlers and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. Please note: Program is limited to 30 adults and their children on a first come, first served basis. Tickets will be distributed beginning at 10am. Program doors close promptly at 10:30am.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 2:30 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
WALK-IN CLASSES - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! These classes are for adults preparing for the United States Citizenship Test and Interview in the next 6 months to 2 years, or who want to improve their English speaking, reading and writing by learning about American history and culture. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. This program is for intermediate and advanced sp…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thu, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Tech
We are breaking out some exciting tech for our tweens! Explore circuits, robotics, computer programming and gaming at St. Agnes Library. We'll use Littlebits to create inventions large and small, make our own game-pads with makey-makey kits, or test our skills with Minecraft, Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros for the Wii U and Nintendo Switch. For children ages 9-12
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 5:30 p.m.
Renegade Self Development Working Group
Preparing for a new job? Finally getting around to writing a novel? Researching Grad programs? Self-Improvement is often fraught with doubt, misinformation, and unreasonable expectations. Instead of doing it yourself, join your fellow patrons and work and discuss projects and plans together! We will listen to podcasts, read articles, research, and support each other as we embark on our projects! Light Refreshments served.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Thu, April 26
@ 5:30 p.m.
NY WRITERS COALITION
Please join us for writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience welcome. No prior writing experience is necessary. Led by Elizabeth Leonard, writer and writing workshop leader certified to lead creative writing workshops with NY Writers Coalition. Limited to 25 participants…
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults
Fri, April 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler, meet other parents and children, and listen to tunes at the library every Friday.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Canceled
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, April 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Pre-school Story Time
Join us as for a special story time session featuring songs, movement, and stories!
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, April 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the world.…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sat, April 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Daddy & Me (and Mommy, too!)
Here is a special Baby & Toddler Story Time in which parents can share their love of books and the library with their young children. This family time is a great way to introduce the library and it's treasures to your child. Come in and listen to stories, sing songs, and move to bouncy rhymes with your baby or toddler. Then spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other parents. Don't forget to sign up for a library card so you can borrow books to read at…
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, April 28
@ 11 a.m.
St. Agnes Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Someone from the New York City Crochet Guild will be available to help. Location : 3rd Floor…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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