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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Adult Tech Time
Need more time to finish a job application? Need to work on a resume? Ask for more information at the service desk.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 5:15 p.m.
Open Studio: Still Life
Join other potential artists of the community in the Riverdale Library for an evening of drawing in a judgment free environment. We will provide the still life. Limited sketching supplies are available and you are welcome to bring your own materials. Favorites will be exhibited in quarterly exhibits.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Scholar Room Talks
Austerity Blues: Fighting for the Soul of Public Higher Education
Please join us Tuesday, December 6th at 6PM for an NYPL Scholar Talk on Austerity Blues: Fighting for the Soul of Public Higher Education (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016) Public higher education in the postwar era was a key economic and social driver in American life, making college available to millions of working men and women. In Austerity Blues, Stephen Brier and Michael Fabricant describe the extraordinary growth of public higher education after 1945, the a…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Art Talks
Electric Earth | Doug Aitken, Philippe Vergne | An Artist Dialogue Series Event
FREE — Auditorium doors open at 5:30PM. To celebrate the publication of his new catalog, Electric Earth, Doug Aitken discusses his work with Philippe Vergne, Director of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, where the artist's first full-scale survey exhibition opens in September 2016. Doug Aitken, SONG 1, 2012-2015, Video installation with seven channel composite video (color, sound), seven blended projections, 360-degree aluminum and PVC screen, 34:44 minutes loop Installation…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
How To Market Your Skills For 2017
David Lees explains how Personal Core BrandingSM can be the key to standing out from your competition to land a job. Connect with who you are and what makes you unique. Learn: • How your Personal Core BrandSM can help you gain a competitive edge • How to identify what’s unique about yourself to gain further insights to your specific strengths and distinctive qualities • How to use your Personal Core BrandSM on your resume, in an elevator pitch, in social media, and when interviewing…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
The Landmarks of New York: An Illustrated, Comprehensive Record of New York City's Historic Buildings, with Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, chairwoman of New York State Council on the Arts and author of 23 books.
This illustrated lecture showcases New York City’s architectural history and richness, surveying a broad range of styles and building types: colonial farmhouses, Gilded Age mansions, churches, schools, libraries, museums, and the great twentieth-century skyscrapers that are recognized throughout the world. Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Science Fiction Book Discussion;The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft
The Case of Charles Dexter Ward by H.P. Lovecraft.
Roosevelt Island LibraryBook Lovers
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Lenox and Astor Reading Group with Michael Cunningham
Michael Cunningham, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Hours, joins Lenox Conservators to discuss Virginia Woolf’s seminal novel Mrs. Dalloway. Mr. Cunningham will explore this well-loved classic and explain how it deeply inspired and informed his work. A complimentary copy of Mrs. Dalloway will be provided in advance. Tuesday, December 6, 2016 6:30 p.m. Hansmann Room, The Stephen A. Schwarzman Building RSVP Required: conservators@nypl.org Hosted by the Conservators program.…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Today
@ 7 p.m.
LIVE from the NYPL
Paul Krugman: Robert B. Silvers Lecture
Watch the livestream here. The award-winning economist and New York Times columnist delivers this year's annual Robert B. Silvers lecture, “Public Discourse In A Time Of Crazy.” PAUL KRUGMAN is the recipient of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics. He is a best-selling author, columnist, and blogger for the New York Times, and is a professor of economics at CUNY Graduate Center. A note to our patrons: LIVE from the NYPL programs begin promptly at 7p.m. We recommend arriving twenty minutes befor…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste Bartos ForumAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wed, December 7
@ 8 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Playsets
As a part of the New York Public Library's initiative to support parents in engaging with their child's early literacy development the Parkchester branch is providing the public with Family Literacy Playsets to enjoy at the library. Use these playsets in-house to learn, play, and grow together with your help child. (For Children ages 0-5).
Parkchester LibraryChildren
Wed, December 7
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Wed, December 7
@ 10 a.m.
Morning Tea - 上午茶
Please join us on the THIRD Floor for morning tea at the Seward Park library! Come enjoy a hot cup of tea, biscuits, and a newspaper. NOTE: Food and drink subject to limitation. 請加入我們圖書館的早茶在三樓, 提供茶點與報紙招待。注意:食品和飲料有限制。每週二和週四上午10時 : 三樓
Seward Park LibraryAdults
Wed, December 7
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime 10:15am
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby and Me
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other neighborhood babies. For ages birth-18 months; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Story Time: Peek-A-Boo & Books for Walkers
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your baby's lifetime love of reading. This age-appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 3 months to 16 months and parents/caregivers. For babies, up to 17 months, who are walking .
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Itty Bitty Time
Children 0-15 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs, and rhymes. Join the fun and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Job Search CentralAdults,
Job Seekers
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and crafts and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Tummy Time
Nurture your baby’s development with gentle music, movement, and sensory play at the library. For pre-walkers ages 0-18 months with their caregivers. *Please bring a small blanket or towel for your baby’s comfort. Program space is limited-- attendance is granted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
PreSchool/Toddler Storytime
Preschoolers from 2 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. DayCare Programs are welcome!
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Join us for a fun-filled time of songs, rhymes and reading!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Ready To Learn
Will your child be heading to Pre-K next school year? Then, our Ready To Learn storytime is the perfect head start! Part classroom, part storytime, this program focuses on letter & number recognition, basic math skills, and social concepts (sharing, manners, etc.). For ages 3 and up. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Preschool Stories and Films.
Read aloud and short films for preschoolers.
96th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Storytime: Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
A librarian shares lively picture books, finger plays, and action songs with toddlers and their caregivers! For ages 18-36 months. Upstairs program room opens at 10:15. Limited to first 50 children. Children must be supervised by an adult at all times.
Battery Park City LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Tummy Time
Specialized floor time for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. We will engage in simple lapsit and finger play exercises and sing songs and rhymes to help babies strengthen coordination and development through fun activities.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Toddler Time at the Spuyten Duyvil Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am
Toddler Time is a program at 10:30 a.m. on Wenesday mornings for children ages 18 to 36 months in the company of a parent and or caregiver . The program is 30 minutes long and includes books, music, dance, rhymes , and shakers or scarves . Please try to arrive at the library by no later than 10:20 a.m. Thank you The CR Librarian
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:45 a.m.
Bitty Book Buddies
A fun and interactive program for babies and toddlers ages 0-36 months. Hear stories, sing songs, play with puppets, shake your sillies... and make new friends! Doors open @ 10:30a.m. and close at the start of the program, approximately 10:45am Limited to 30 children. First come, first served. Music & toys will be provided before and after the program - meet other caregivers/parents in the neighborhood, while your baby makes new friends! Please note that there will be no program on…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Play Time 10:45am
Toddlers can play with toys and get to know their neighbors. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:45 a.m.
Arts and Crafts for Toddlers
Crafts for toddlers, ages 18 months -36 months.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 10:45 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Story Time: Peek-A-Boo & Books for Pre-Walkers
Come, sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, and listen to stories and begin your baby's lifetime love of reading. This age-appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. When parents and caregivers participate in this special storytime your baby gets the most from this early learning experience. Our baby story time is for babies ages 3 months and up who are not walking and parents/caregivers.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
The Winter Wonderland Music and Comedy Show
The Winter-Wonderland Music and Comedy Show is a snowy musical experience that is designed to engage children through music, comedy, movement, original winter tales, outstanding visuals and music technology featuring winter themes! The show is crafted to be inclusive for kids of all abilities, including children on the Autism Spectrum, and a great time for parents and caregivers! Each song in the 60-minute show is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences designed to help kids lea…
City Island LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime
Babies from 0 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Storytime; 星期三双语幼儿时间 (普通话,粤语和英语) - Wednesday Bilingual Toddler Time (Mandarin, Cantonese & English): Session A
欢迎在每个星期三早上11点00分参加由Jessie和Sun举办的双语幼儿时间。我们将会使用普通话,粤语和英语来唱歌和童谣和讲故事。我们欢迎年龄由18个月到4岁的婴儿和幼儿以及其监护人参加。我们非常喜欢大家的参与和高兴地一起唱歌! Come and join Jessie and Sun for Bilingual Toddler Time every Wednesday at 11:00a.m. We will sing songs and nursery rhymes and read stories in Mandarin, Cantonese and English, Babies and toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old with their parent/caregiver are welcome to attend. We would love for you to sing along with us and join us!…
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Italian Language Club
Come join us for the Huguenot Library’s Italian Language Club. For those of you who enjoy speaking Italian but are lacking in partners for conversation, come to the Huguenot Library and join in our club. Converse with other native speakers of Italian or practice speaking your newly learned language with authentic speakers. Join us in celebrating both Italian language and culture. The Huguenot Library has acquired a new circulating collection of Italian language books, audiobooks, newspap…
Huguenot Park LibraryAdults
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Quiet Study Room (Wednesdays)
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 Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for toddlers 18 to 36 months for parent/caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Story Time: Sensory Story Time
Join us for sensory-based stories, songs, and play in a relaxed setting. This program is open to all but is ideal for children with autism spectrum disorders or sensory integration challenges, or who have difficulty sitting still. Space is limited to the first 15 children and their caregivers. Visual schedules will be available at the children's desk beginning Monday, October 24.
53rd Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 7
@ 11 a.m.
Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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