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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, July 30
@ 1 p.m.
Instant Shakespeare Company: As You Like It
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
Mon, August 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 2
@ 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
Tue, August 2
@ 2 p.m.
Animal Champions presented by The Art Farm in the City
Animal Champions (60 minutes) In this exciting hands-on exploration of the animal kingdom, we will investigate how animals use their different body parts to move! This information will lead us to figure out which creatures would win gold medals in some Olympic events! As we discover the unique features of the most amazing animal champions of the world, we will take that knowledge and design our own award winning Animal Athletes! LIVE animals including lizards, turtles, frogs, rabbits, bugs, b…
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 2
@ 5 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, August 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading
"Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining . The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Lego Wednesday
Do you want to design a building, space craft, or whatever your imagination can dream up? We provide the Legos and you come create your ideas on Lego Wednesdays. 2:30 - 3:30 pm Ages 4 - 11 All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 3
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at the playground or camp come to the library for a relaxing afternoon 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 Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 4
@ 2 p.m.
Library Advocate Appreciation Day
Please join us to celebrate the City's 43 million investment in libraries! The New York Public Library would like to thank City Leaders and our many supporters for taking action for libraries.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
Fri, August 5
@ 10:15 a.m.
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, August 6
@ 10:30 a.m.
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, August 6
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Dog Day Afternoon
Based on a true 1972 story, Sidney Lumet's 1975 drama chronicles a unique bank robbery on a hot summer afternoon in New York City. Shortly before closing time, scheming loser Sonny (Al Pacino) and his slow-witted buddy, Sal (John Cazale), burst into a Brooklyn bank for what should be a run-of-the-mill robbery, but everything goes wrong, beginning with the fact that there is almost no money in the bank. The situation swiftly escalates, as Sonny and Sal take hostages; enough cops to police the tri…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Mon, August 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 9
@ 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
Tue, August 9
@ 2 p.m.
D.I.Y Kids!
Join us the St. Agnes for a variety of creative, do-it yourself projects this summer using household items! All materials will be provided, just bring your creativity and listening ears. For children ages 5-11. August 9: Paper beads August 16: Corn Stalk Dolls August 23: Pom Poms
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 9
@ 5 p.m.
Meditation at the Library: Blast Open Your Heart
Get ready to experience expansion and unconditional love. This meditation is an amazing healing tool for loneliness, breakups, depression. This program will be led by Elena Zelenina. Elena Zelenina is a meditation teacher, personal coach, art therapist, and artist. She has been a teacher for over 30 years. She was trained and certified to teach meditation in India She has conducted classes and workshops in the US, Russia and India. She is the author of "Arts To The Rescue." She has been t…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Tue, August 9
@ 5 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, August 10
@ 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading
"Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining . The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 10
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Lego Wednesday
Do you want to design a building, space craft, or whatever your imagination can dream up? We provide the Legos and you come create your ideas on Lego Wednesdays. 2:30 - 3:30 pm Ages 4 - 11 All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 10
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at the playground or camp come to the library for a relaxing afternoon 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 Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 11
@ 3 p.m.
Nursery Rhyme Olympics
Join us for the first ever St. Agnes Library Nursery Rhyme Olympics! Children will participate in a series of games based on favorite nursery rhymes, and earn medals to string onto their own Nursery Rhyme Olympic necklace. For children ages 4-10.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 12
@ 10:15 a.m.
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, August 13
@ 10:30 a.m.
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, August 13
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Anomalisa
A lonely motivational speaker goes on a business trip to Cincinnati, where he meets an extraordinary stranger who might be able to change his negative view of life. This stop-motion-animation feature was penned by lauded screenwriter Charlie Kaufman, who also co-directs alongside Duke Johnson. David Thewlis, Tom Noonan, and Jennifer Jason Leigh provide their voices. (R 90 min. 2015)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
A Summer Reading Celebration Carnival for All!
A Summer Reading Celebration for All Ages! With face and hand painting for kids and carnival games to celebrate a summer of reading and fun. All face paint is non-toxic, hypoallergenic, and water-soluble. Presented by Annette Lipson.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 16
@ 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
Tue, August 16
@ 2 p.m.
D.I.Y Kids!
Join us the St. Agnes for a variety of creative, do-it yourself projects this summer using household items! All materials will be provided, just bring your creativity and listening ears. For children ages 5-11. August 9: Paper beads August 16: Corn Stalk Dolls August 23: Pom Poms
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 16
@ 5 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, August 17
@ 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading
"Songs & Stories" at River Run Playground
Here is your chance to enjoy the park and the library at the same time. You and your children can listen to picture books and sing familiar songs then go right back to playing. This is a story time for children Birth to 5 Years of Age. Bring something to sit on and remember that there is no story time if it's raining . The River Run Playground is located in Riverside Park between 82nd & 83rd Street. (Just go down the hill and you are there.)
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, August 17
@ 2:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Lego Wednesday
Do you want to design a building, space craft, or whatever your imagination can dream up? We provide the Legos and you come create your ideas on Lego Wednesdays. 2:30 - 3:30 pm Ages 4 - 11 All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
St. Agnes Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 17
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Picture Book Stories in the Library
After a busy day at the playground or camp come to the library for a relaxing afternoon 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 Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 18
@ 3 p.m.
Animal Astronauts
Did you know that animals have been traveling into outer space since the late 1940s? Join us as we briefly learn the history of these brave explorers. Children will listen to a story about a brave Mouse-tronaut and work on a themed craft. For children ages 4-10.
St. Agnes LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, August 19
@ 10:15 a.m.
Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Sat, August 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
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, August 20
@ 11 a.m.
Nutrition and Healthy Eating Habits
Techniques to break food addictions,that destroy health. Mindful eating practices. Miracle plants to add to your diet that will help you live a happier and healthier life. This program will be led by Elena Zelenina. Elena Zelenina is a meditation teacher, personal coach, art therapist, and artist. She has been a teacher for over 30 years. She was trained and certified to teach meditation in India She has conducted classes and workshops in the US, Russia and India. She is the author of "Arts…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Sat, August 20
@ 2 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Everybody Wants Some!!
Dubbed a "spiritual sequel" to his 1993 coming-of-age/hangout film Dazed and Confused, Everybody Wants Some!! finds writer/director Richard Linklater shifting his focus from high schoolers in 1976 to college life in 1980. Freshman Jake (Blake Jenner) is the newest addition to the baseball team at a small Texas college, and he is quickly swept up in the rowdy, competitive atmosphere of the house where the entire squad lives. As he and the other players crash one party after the next in search of…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Mon, August 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Full Steam Ahead!
Mondays are going to be fun days at the St. Agnes Library for children ages 4 - 8 Join us for some fun Science, Art, or Engineering project after school. The programs will begin at 3:30. Limited to 20 children. Please arrive on time.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 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
Tue, August 23
@ 2 p.m.
D.I.Y Kids!
Join us the St. Agnes for a variety of creative, do-it yourself projects this summer using household items! All materials will be provided, just bring your creativity and listening ears. For children ages 5-11. August 9: Paper beads August 16: Corn Stalk Dolls August 23: Pom Poms
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 23
@ 5 p.m.
Meditation at the Library: Blast Open Your Heart
Get ready to experience expansion and unconditional love. This meditation is an amazing healing tool for loneliness, breakups, depression. This program will be led by Elena Zelenina. Elena Zelenina is a meditation teacher, personal coach, art therapist, and artist. She has been a teacher for over 30 years. She was trained and certified to teach meditation in India She has conducted classes and workshops in the US, Russia and India. She is the author of "Arts To The Rescue." She has been t…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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