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18 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, August 22
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Manga Drawing Workshop
A Summer Reading Program Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Misako Rocks and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 13-18 years old.
Grand Central LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 23
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Reading Club
Independent readers can come talk about what they’re reading with other kids, enjoy some snacks, and read together. Also earn stars for summer reading prizes! For ages 8-12.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading
Party with Bubbles
A Summer Reading Celebration! Elaine Gil's show includes face painting, balloon animals, parachute games, bubbles, singing, dancing and a lot of audience participations. Best for children of all ages.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 5:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring @ Grand Central!
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Bring your sketchpad project or use one of our unique coloring books. All materials will be provided by Grand Central!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, August 25
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, August 30
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Reading Club
Independent readers can come talk about what they’re reading with other kids, enjoy some snacks, and read together. Also earn stars for summer reading prizes! For ages 8-12.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 30
@ 7 p.m.
Planning for Sharing: The Science of Urban Design
Driven by curiosity and comaradie, the Lady Science Forum, sponsored by BioDigital, celebrates the cool work women do to advance science, tech, and field built on them. Join the Lady Science Forum (organizers) for an engaging discussion on urban planning. 8.5+ million New Yorkers, all of us commuting and using the city’s green spaces. Cities that work don't come out of thin air. Data, politics and shifting demographics shape the way that we coexist. Come meet some of the women who draw the plan…
Grand Central Library, Teen CentralAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teachers,
Adults
Fri, September 1
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, September 6
@ 10 a.m.
Dag Hammarskjöld Greenmarket Outreach
Grand Central Library at the Dag Hammarskjold Greenmarket on 47th St and 2nd Ave. promoting advocacy and talking to the community. Come by to snag some free swag! Eating Healthy on a Budget presentation at 12pm noon
Grand Central 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,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Wed, September 6
@ 12 noon
Eating Healthy on a Budget with Mona Laru
Stop by our table at the Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza Green Market on 47th St and 2nd Ave. Stick around at noon for a presentation by Mona Laru of NakedNutritionNow.com Cut your monthly bill in half while losing weight and getting healthier. Discover 10 ways to make smart, healthy choices that will support your long-term health and prevent disease. *possible taste testing to occur* For any questions please e-mail GrandCentral@nypl.org.
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Fri, September 8
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Thu, September 14
@ 5:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring @ Grand Central!
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Bring your sketchpad project or use one of our unique coloring books. All materials will be provided by Grand Central!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, September 15
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Tue, September 19
@ 6 p.m.
Book Club - The Handmaid's Tale
Book Club - The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood Offred, a Handmaid, describes life in what was once the United States, now the Republic of Gilead, a shockingly repressive and intolerant monotheocracy, in a satirical tour de force set in the near future, in a classic work that is soon to be a 10-part Hulu series. Reissue. An Arthur C. Clarke Award winner and Booker Prize nominee. TV tie-in Join us and the discussion!
Grand Central Library, Teen CentralAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, September 22
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Mon, September 25
@ 5:30 p.m.
Meditation for Optimal Well Being with Jim Rose
People have been practicing meditation for centuries and today we see a surge in its popularity as new benefits continue to be discovered. It is recognized how meditation can help the body, mind and spirit. Incorporating meditation into one’s life has many positive effects. Join Jim Rose, long time meditator, for this inspiring program. Learn a simple meditation technique that can help you in all aspects of your life. Register by emailing GrandCentral@nypl.org Adults 18+
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Thu, September 28
@ 5:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring @ Grand Central!
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Bring your sketchpad project or use one of our unique coloring books. All materials will be provided by Grand Central!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Fri, September 29
@ 1 p.m.
Tech Help Fridays
Get started with borrowing ebooks on your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Drop by the table near the front door with your device to get one-on-one help!
Grand Central LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults