Today's Events for Adults at NYPL node/62451?audience=4332 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en MS Word 2010 for Beginners (Morrisania Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/425122

Morrisania Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include: entering and editing text, saving files, and various formatting options.
Book Swap! (Ottendorfer Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/429708

Ottendorfer Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

By popular demand, Ottendorfer now hosts a Book Swap *every *Saturday! Please bring your books, DVDs, CDs and miscellaneous trinkets to trade with others. 
Knitting Circle (Riverside Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/432561

Riverside Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? 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 sewing supplies. Teens welcome!.. ...
Quiet Study Room (Saturday) (67th Street Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/434767

67th Street Library
67th Street Library

Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room.This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability.If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study ...
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle (Soundview Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/424501

Soundview Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Fall Leaf Collection - Paper Lawn & Leaf Bags (Clason's Point Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/439065

Clason's Point Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

Residents  should set out their leaves either in a paper lawn & leaf bag, or in an open, unlined container. DSNY turns the leaves into compost, a natural soil amendment.-------- PAPER LAWN & LEAF BAGS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE BRANCH. -----------Bags will be provided from the DSNY.
Harlem Knitting and Crocheting Circle (Harlem Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/439349

Harlem Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

The Harlem Knitting Circle meets every Saturday at the Harlem Branch Library from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. When entering the library ask the librarian if we're on the third (3rd)floor or Lower Level that day. Please bring your own materials and a food item to donate to the Snack Table. Njoya A...
Meditative Coloring at Wakefield! (Wakefield Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/432335

Wakefield Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

.... *Meditative * Coloring has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress for Adults and Seniors. Coloring is NOT  just for kids anymore..... Materials are available daily from 11am  and are provided FREE of charge.-------- FAMILIES WELCOME! -----...
Wakefield Gaming (Wakefield Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/432338

Wakefield Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

....  -------- *CHESS, CHECKERS, ETC FOR ADULTS.* ------------------------------------------ *FAMILES WELCOME* ----------------------------------------------------------- *DAILY FROM 11AM* ---------------------------------------------------
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle (Soundview Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/424501

Soundview Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:00 am

Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Book Discussion: "Cave Dwellers" (St. George Library Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/422382

St. George Library Center, Auditorium
Saturday, November 25 - 10:30 am

Cave DwellersIn late 1937, the young lieutenant Oskar Langweil is recruited to this cause while attending a party at the lavish home of a baroness. A high-ranking officer in Germany's counterintelligence agency brings Oskar into the fold because of their mutual involvement in a patriotic youth...
Sahaja Meditation (Kingsbridge Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/430836

Kingsbridge Library
Saturday, November 25 - 10:30 am

Feel the energy within.  Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique.  It helps reduce stress and increase wellness.  If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems.  You’...
Open Art Studio: Zentangle 101 (South Beach Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/432988

South Beach Library
Saturday, November 25 - 11:00 am

Untangle your mind with Zentangle, a new meditative art style that takes doodling to another level by creating beautiful, intricate, hand drawn images using structured patterns. This unique art form is simple to understand and easy to enjoy- even if you are convinced you are not an artist! /*Open ...
Watercolor Painting for Adults (Stapleton Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/429414

Stapleton Library, Community Room
Saturday, November 25 - 11:00 am

Develop a new skill and express yourself in this 8-week watercolor painting class. Learn techniques of watercolor from a teaching artist to paint a subject of your choice. All materials are supplied and the class will culminate in a student exhibition.*PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED*Saturdays,...
NaNoWriMo Write-In session (Sedgwick Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/428122

Sedgwick Library
Saturday, November 25 - 11:00 am

Do you dream of becoming a novelist? Always wanted to write a best-seller? You're full of great ideas, but you've just never gotten around to actually writing them down? Now is the time to quit making excuses and finally write that novel!November is National Novel Writing Month [1], or NaN...
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: New Amsterdam Library - November 2017 (New Amsterdam Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/434042

New Amsterdam Library
Saturday, November 25 - 11:00 am

/*We Are New York */is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English.  Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher.  The characters speak slowly and clearly.Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Ot...
Knit + Club (Muhlenberg Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/419487

Muhlenberg Library, Community Room
Saturday, November 25 - 11:00 am

Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn.We will teach you!For all skill levels.If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5. 
ORIGAMI: Mind and Body (St. George Library Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/429345

St. George Library Center
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

Relax your mind and let your subtle senses guide your hands and eyes one fold at a time./Paced for adults and precocious, attentive young minds./*No registration required.  Hands-on activity.   Materials supplied.* *MONTHLY WORKSHOPS ON SATURDAYS *    09/16/17  10am –  12pm 10/28/17    10am –  12pm 11/25/17      ...
Movie: Kong- Skull Island (City Island Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/433369

City Island Library, Community Meeting Room
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

*A team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must escape a primal Eden.  (Rated PG-13; 2 hours; action, adventure, fantasy) Stars Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson*
Boogie Down Bronx Book Discussion (Bronx Library Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/434461

Bronx Library Center
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

Join our new discussion group for books about Bronx related topics and by Bronx authors.  Our second book will be Edgar Allan Poe: the fever called living by Paul Collins.
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies (Morningside Heights) https://www.nypl.org/node/435218

Morningside Heights
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

"The Light Between Oceans" ( 2016;  2 hr 13 mins) starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander  A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat.
Howl's Moving Castle (Eastchester Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/436868

Eastchester Library
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

*Howl's Moving Castle* (PG-13; 135 mins.)November 25, 1 p.m. in the Community RoomEastchester Branch LibrarySophie has an uneventful life at her late father's hat shop, but all that changes when she befriends wizard Howl, who lives in a magical flying castle. However, the evil Witch of...
Saturday Matinee (Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/437313

Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library
Saturday, November 25 - 1:00 pm

 *The Last Word**Rated R, Runtime 1:48**Starring Shirley MacLaine *Harriet is a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, resulting in a life altering f...
Saturday Afternoon Movie: The Book of Henry (St. Agnes Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/430454

St. Agnes Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

A boy and his mom try to rescue their next-door neighbor from her stepfather's abuse. 
Knitting Circle (Ottendorfer Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/429706

Ottendorfer Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone must bring his or her own yarn.
ESOL "Conversation Circle" (53rd Street Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/434104

53rd Street Library, Community Room
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

*Improve your English language proficiency!* Drop in at the 53rd St. Library's *ESOL "CONVERSATION CIRCLE,"* an open dialogue where English language learners and fluent English speakers chat on a variety of topics including art, music, current events, leisure activities, and New York C...
Adult Colormania Club (Fort Washington Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/435307

Fort Washington Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity!If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing...
Breastfeeding Workshop (Parkchester Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/435378

Parkchester Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

*Breastfeeding Workshop  with Audelle Bodie, Certified Lactation Counselor*Get information on recognizing newborn feeding cues, proper latchingtechniques, and community resources.Audelle Bodie is a Certified Lactation Counselor serving the Bronx andsurrounding areas. As a postpartum doula, she is pas...
REEL TO READ Film Screening | Antonia's Line (1995) (Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street) https://www.nypl.org/node/435553

Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street, Room 78
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

-------- REEL TO READ --------------------------------------------------------.... Saturdays from 2-4 PM.. The page meets the screen at *REEL TO READ*, a curated series of independent and classic cinema. These free screenings, hand-picked by local authors and film experts, include a Recommended...
Saturday Cinema Presents: Beatriz at Dinner (Spuyten Duyvil Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/435714

Spuyten Duyvil Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

When her car breaks down, Beatriz accepts a client's invitation to dinner and to spend the night. Dinner devolves into an awkward affair when one of the guests first mistakes her for the help and the two remain at loggerheads for the rest of the night. Stars Salma Hayek, Connie Britton and...
RUSSIAN POETRY: PARODIES AND JOKES (Tompkins Square Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/436121

Tompkins Square Library, Basement
VA Hospital

Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

РусскИЙ литературно-музыкальнЫЙ КЛУБпредставляет*Ирина Акс  и  Алексей Березин/ /*с программой стихотворных пародий и эпиграмм*Неча на зеркало пенять*                         суббота, 25 ноября 2017 года   2:00 – 4:30    Оба автора давно и широко известны именно как *пародисты**-**пересмешники* и даже считаются мастерами этого жанра. Правда, Ирина иногда пытается читать публике свою лирику, ну а Алексей не пытается, более того - на всякий случай никакой лирики не сочиняет.                    *Ирина* *и* *Алексей* - лауреаты мно...
Italian Gaming (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/436677

Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

*Italian card games for adults and seniors.*
Korean Drama Club (South Beach Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/434648

South Beach Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

Utterly addicting, K-dramas are an international television phenomenon boasting kooky plots, endearing romance, and plenty of eye candy! Whether you are a dedicated fan or a newbie curious about Korean culture; join us to watch, gossip, and snack ourselves into the world of K-drama fandom.  
Finding Your Mystical Self - Poetry Workshop (Kingsbridge Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/429919

Kingsbridge Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:00 pm

In the Finding Your Mystical Self - Poetry Workshop we will be examining the works of great mystical poets from traditions including (but not limited to) Christianity, Sufi Islam, Buddhism, and Native American. We will especially be examining the connection between mystics that goes beyond their...
The Greats: Bach, Mozart, Chopin, Ravel, and Liszt (New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/423235

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium
Saturday, November 25 - 2:30 pm

 Library perennial favorite pianist Benjamin Bradham returns to perform a program of masterworks by "the greats." Program: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750),                     Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791),                     Frederic Chopin (1810-1849),                     Maurice Ravel (1875-1937),      ...
Film Screening: Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (Bronx Library Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/435396

Bronx Library Center
Saturday, November 25 - 2:30 pm

Join us for a movie screening of the film* Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk.*/Based on the Novel by Ben Fountain./ Nineteen-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad, contrasting the re...
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Riverdale Library - November 2017 (Riverdale Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/434043

Riverdale Library
Saturday, November 25 - 2:30 pm

*/We Are New York/* is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English.  Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher.  The characters speak slowly and clearly.Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Ot...
Walk-Around Computer Tutor (Pelham Bay Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/429197

Pelham Bay Library
Saturday, November 25 - 3:00 pm

A staff person will walk around the computer lab to assist with any computer/tech questions.Mondays  5 PM - 6 PMSaturdays 3 PM - 4 PMNo registration is required.
Finding Inner Peace and Calmness Through Meditation (St. George Library Center) https://www.nypl.org/node/432953

St. George Library Center
Saturday, November 25 - 3:00 pm

Isha Foundation, founded by Sadhguru, is a volunteer-run, international nonprofit organization dedicated tocultivating human potential.These practices or technologies for well being are based on the science of Upa Yoga, which is orientedtowards physical and psychological benefits. These practices...
A CHRISTMAS CAROL small scale tour (Roosevelt Island Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/433693

Roosevelt Island Library
Saturday, November 25 - 3:00 pm

A one man production of Charles Dickens’  A CHRISTMAS CAROL.  Actor; Timur Kocak plays all characters  in Charles Dickens' classic play.
Adult Craft Corner: Knitting Social (South Beach Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/433608

South Beach Library
Saturday, November 25 - 3:00 pm

A get together for knitters to work on a current project, learn new techniques, or begin a new craft. All skill levels are welcome. */Open to Adults only, this special makerspace program is part of our Adult Craft Corner series where we provide the space and materials for you to conduct quick and ea...
Adult Coloring Club (Eastchester Library) https://www.nypl.org/node/436849

Eastchester Library
Saturday, November 25 - 3:30 pm

Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm