Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28:

October 2015

Please note:  This schedule is subject to change – it is recommended that you call ahead to confirm these events with the host or ask to RSVP.

 

 

Thursday, 10/1/15:

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Asphalt Green, 555 East 90th Street

Activity: Senior Field Day

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Positive Strategies to Help Achieve A Less Stressful and More Successful Job Search

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Activity: Researching with Vital Records and the Census

12:30 PM- 2:30 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace

Music: Terry Waldo – protégé of the late Eubie Blake – Ragtime

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Music: Music in Midtown: Chamber Music on Fifth I

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 5318

Seminar: David R. Howell: ‘Lousy Jobs in the Rich World: What Happened to Shared Growth?

5:00 AM- 6:00 AM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding tours of Bryant Park

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Career Management for Introverts

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Introduction to Trademarks

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Hunter College, Roosevelt House, 47-49 East 65th Street

Books & Poetry: Stephen Kotkin,  Stalin: Volume I: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 5318

Lecture: Martha Hodes, Mourning Lincoln in New York City

6:30 PM- 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: New York in a Dozen Dishes, with Robert Sietsema

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Elizabeth Benedict in conversation with Alex Kuczynski, Bharati Mukherjee, Deborah Hofmann, Myra Goldberg and Honor Moore

 


Friday, 10/2/15:

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 4406

Conference: The 25th Anniversary of Women Writing Women’s Lives

10:45 AM – 11:45 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Exercise: Basic Exercise

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Bridge

12:30 PM- 2:30 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace

Music: Terry Waldo – protégé of the late Eubie Blake – Ragtime

1:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Angela’s Ashes

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace at 41st Street

Exercise: Bryant Park Fencing

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 110th Street btwn. Fifth and Lenox Avenues

Activity: the North Woods Tour

3:15 PM- 4:45 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Online with MorningStar & ValueLine

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 4406

Lecture: Deborah Denenholz Morse, Those Wild Yorkshire Girls: Body, Place, and History in the Brontës’ Lives and Art

 

Saturday, 10/3/15:

10:15 AM – 10:55 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Health: Junior League Seminar – Healthy Heart

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 12:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

11:00 PM- 3:00 PM Central Park, Naumburg Bandshell (Mid-Park at 72nd Street)

Activity: My Dog Loves Central Park Fair

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: Breaking Away

2:00 PM- 2:45 AM Central Park, Inside the Park at 61st Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Southern Welcome Tour

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Psycho

 

Sunday, 10/4/15:

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Activity: Birding Basics for Families

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 110th Street btwn. Fifth and Lenox

Activity: the North Woods Tour

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Platinum Blonde

Monday, 10/5/15:

8:00 AM-9:00 AM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding tours of Bryant Park

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave. @ 73rd St.

Exercise: Arthritis Exercise

3:00 – 5:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Are you “fluent” in LinkedIn?

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Dancing

6:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books & Poetry: Contemporary Classics Book Discussion: Never Let Me Go

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books & Poetry: Story Time for Grown-Ups PM – Scary Stories by Roald Dahl

 

Tuesday, 10/6/15:

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Little Church Around the Corner, 1 East 29th Street

Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:45 AM – 1:45 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 4406

Seminar: Seminar in Applied Economics: Jonathan Wright, Johns Hopkins University

12:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Citigroup Center, 160 East 54th Street

Books and Poetry: Pitch by Pitch: My View of One Unforgettable Game, Bob Gibson

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Why Do We Have So Much Stuff – RSVP to 212-980-1700

3:00 PM- 4:00 PM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Activity: Structured Play: Halloween Mask-Making

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Exercise: Tai-Chi

3:15 – 4:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Global Business News and More Using Factiva

4:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: 5 Flights up

4:00 PM- 5:30 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Activity: Citizen Cartography @NYPL: Building a Virtual Atlas of New York

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Technology! How It Can Help You to Bank and Budget Better

6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Discussion: Elena Ferrante in America

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: Basic Chinese Conversation – Level I

6:30 PM- 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: The Birth of Politics: Eight Greek and Roman Political Ideas and Why They Matter, with Melissa Lane, Princeton University.

7:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C198

Discussion: Ask Me More about Brecht

 

Wednesday, 10/7/15:

6:30 AM- 7:00 AM Bryant Park, Fountain Terrace

Exercise: Bryant Park Boot Camp

11:00 AM- 11:45 AM Central Park, Inside Central Park at 106th Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Northern Welcome Tour

11:00 AM- 12:00 PM Bryant Park, Meet at the Fountain

Activity: Public Tours

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Exercise: Strengthen and Tone Your Muscles and Bones (safe, gentle exercise)

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Valeria Luiselli, The Story of My Teeth.

12:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 8400

Workshop: Indigenous Migration Workshop Series

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books & Poetry: Story Time for Grown-Ups – Scary Stories by Roald Dahl

1:15 PM – 2:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Career Resources

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Park Avenue Methodist Church, 106 East 86th Street
Exercise: Focus on Health and Wellness

3:00 PM- 4:00 PM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Activity: Drawing Lessons: For Adults

3:00 PM – 9:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Theatre: Prelude 2015

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Games: NYPLarcade: The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Is What You Do Right For You? A Holistic Approach to Assessing Career Fit

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Public Natures | Marion Weiss, Michael Manfredi, Stan Allen, Alexandra Lange, David van der Leer | Architectural Explorations in Book Series Event

6:30 PM- 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: The Influence Machine: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Corporate Capture of American Life, with Alyssa Katz

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Union Square, 33 East 17th Street

Books and Poetry: M Train, Patti Smith

 

Thursday, 10/8/15:

11:00 AM- 12:30 PM Central Park, insider the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Heart of the Park Tour

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: De-Mystifying Twitter for Small Business: Tweeting Towards Sales

1:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 555 Fifth Avenue at 46th Street

Books and Poetry: Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music, John Fogerty

1:15 PM – 2:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Interpreting Financial Statements


2:00 PM- 3:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Activity: Researching with E-Resources: Periodicals and Newspapers

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Workshop: Medicare Information Session

3:00 PM – 9:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Theatre: Prelude 2015

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 5318

Seminar: ARC Seminar with James Livingston: Testing Thomas Piketty’s Comparative History

4:15 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 6417

Seminar: Linguistics Colloquium: Richard Larson (Stony Brook University, SUNY)

5:00 PM- 6:00 PM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding Tours of Bryant Park

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Best Practices in Your Job Search Campaign

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9206

Lecture: Wendy Heller:  Emblems of Eloquence: Opera and Women’s Voices in Seventeenth-Century Venice

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9100

Books & Poetry: Haydée Santamaría, Cuban Revolutionary: She Led by Transgression, Margaret Randall

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM- 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Politics Across the Hudson: The Tappan Zee Megaproject, with Philip Mark Plotch, Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City.

7:00 PM Barnes And Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway,Michael Riedel

 

Friday, 10/9/15:

10:45 AM – 11:45 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Exercise: Basic Exercise

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C197

Books & Poetry: Sasha Abramsky, The House of Twenty Thousand Books

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Bridge

1:30 PM- 2:30 PM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace at 41st Street

Exercise: Bryant Park Fencing

2:00 PM- 2:45 PM Central Park, Central Park West at 77th Street

Activity: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

3:00 PM – 9:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Theatre: Prelude 2015

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 4406

Lecture: The Cut of the Shibboleth: Inglourious Basterds and the Globalization of English, Marc Redfield, Brown University

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books and Poetry: Open Book Night

 

Saturday, 10/10/15:

10:15 AM – 10:55 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Health: Junior League Seminar – Nutrition

10:30 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Books & Poetry: The Classic Literature Reading Group of Kips Bay Library: Katherine Kinnan Rawlings. Gal Young ‘Un, Eudora Welty. Why I Live at the P.O.

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 12:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Avoiding the Common Mistakes on Wills

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: The Forger

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 110th Street btwn. Fifth and Lenox

Activity: the North Woods Tour

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Jaws

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Central Park, Belvedere Castle, Mid-Park at 79th Street

Activity: Bats at Belvedere

 

Sunday, 10/11/15:

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Activity: Birding Basics for Families

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, insider the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Heart of the Park Tour

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Sunday Movie: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

 

Monday, 10/12/15:

8:00 AM- 9:00 AM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding Tours of Bryant Park

9:30 AM- 12:30 PM Carl Schurz Park, 86th Street Mall at East End Avenue

Activity: Gardening

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave. @ 73rd St.

Exercise: Arthritis Exercise

11:00 AM- 1:30 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 110th Street btwn. Fifth and Lenox

Activity: the North Woods Tour

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Dancing

7:00 PM Barnes And Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Music: Cast Members from It Shoulda Been You, David Hyde Pierce

 


Tuesday, 10/13/15:

10:00 AM- 12:00 PM Central Park, Hallett Nature Sanctuary, enter from the path just south of Wollman Rink

Activity: Open Hours: Hallett Nature Sanctuary

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Music: ‘La Fontegara’ (Mexico): “Instrumental Music in 18th-Century Mexico

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Little Church Around the  Corner, 1 East 29th Street

Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 11:45 AM Central Park, Central Park West at 77th Street

Activity: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

1:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 555 Fifth Avenue at 46th Street

Books and Poetry: Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Accomplishing Your Goals, Michael Strahan

1:00 PM- 3:00 PM Central Park, Hallett Nature Sanctuary, enter from the path just south of Wollman Rink

Activity: Open Hours: Hallett Nature Sanctuary

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Music: Lecture and Master Class: “Rethinking Bach’s Violin Ciaccona”, Raymond Erickson, CUNY Graduate Center

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Essential Oils for Ease & Relief – RSVP to 212-980-1700

2:00 PM – 7:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Proshansky Auditorium

Conference: Global Fashion Capitals: Creative Industries

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Exercise: Tai-Chi

3:30 PM – 7:30 PM Baruch College, 151 East 25th Street, Room 750

Lecture: Triumph of the Human Spirit: From Auschwitz to Forgiveness: A presentation and discussion with Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor

4:00 PM- 6:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Aloha

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C198

Books & Poetry: Poetry Fest for Clare Coss’ 80th Birthday

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Self-Recruiter® Career Evolution:Preparing for Your Career’s Next Leap with Social Media Marketing

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: Basic Chinese Conversation – Level I

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Stolen Legacy: Nazi Theft and the Quest for Justice at Krausenstrasse 17/18, Berlin,” Dina Gold.

7:00 PM Barnes And Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books & Poetry: The Lost Landscape: A Writer’s Coming of Age, Joyce Carol Oates

 

Wednesday, 10/14/15:

6:00 AM- 7:00AM Bryant park, Fountain Terrace

Exercise: Bryant Park Boot Camp

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C197

Music: Tembembe Ensamble Continuo: The Fandango, from the 17th Century to Today

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Exercise: Strengthen and Tone Your Muscles and Bones (safe, gentle exercise)

11:00 PM- 12:00 PM Bryant Park, Meet at the Fountain

Activity: Public Tours

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Richard Dawkins, A Brief Candle in the Dark.

1:00 PM- 3:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Activity: AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Park Avenue Methodist Church, 106 East 86th Street
Exercise: Focus on Health and Wellness

3:00 PM- 4:00 PM Bryant park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Activity: Drawing Lessons: For Kids

3:30 PM- 4:15 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Activity: Docent Led Tour of “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Jean Michel Basquiat: The Notebooks | Fred “Fab 5 Freddy” Brathwaite, Al Diaz, Michael Holman, Carlo McCormick, Mary Ann Monforton, Larry Warsh | An Art Book Series Event

6:15 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Lecture: The International Tracing Service Archive and Holocaust Research: Jewish Voices, Dr. Suzanne Brown-Fleming, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Pastrami on Rye: An Overstuffed History of the Jewish Deli, with Ted Merwin, Dickinson College.

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Sinatra 100, Charles Pignone

 

Thursday, 10/15/15:

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Class: Italian Genealogy Resources: Finding Records for an Italian Ancestor

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Creating a Social Media Marketing Campaign for Your Business on LinkedIn

12:30 PM- 1:15 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Activity: Docent Led Tour of “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Music: Music in Midtown: Chamber Music on Fifth II

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books & Poetry: Discuss Great Books in a Great Space: Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater: Cass Timberlane

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 5318

Seminar: ARC Seminar: Suren Pillay: Equality, Citizenship & Difference: Becoming PostApartheid

5:00 PM- 6:00 PM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding Tours of Bryant Park

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Resume & “Pitch” Intensive – Craft Messages that Land Interviews and Offers

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest, with Ginger Adams Otis.

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

 

Friday, 10/16/15:

10:00 AM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Music: Musica Temprana: Historic Performance Practices of Bailes, Cachuas, and Tonadas

10:45 AM – 11:45 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Exercise: Basic Exercise

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9205

Lecture: Abby Kornfeld: “‘Go Forth and Learn’: Visual Exegesis in the Medieval Haggadah”

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Alejandro Zambra

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Bridge

1:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Interview With The Vampire

2:00 PM- 2:45 PM Central Park, Inside Central Park at 106th Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Northern Welcome Tour

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C198

Discussion: A Saslow Renaissance: Seeing Sex and Gender in the Rinascimento

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Union Square, 33 East 17th Street

Books and Poetry: If Someone Says You Complete Me, RUN!: Whoopi’s Big Book of Relationships, Whoopi Goldberg

 

Saturday, 10/17/15:

10:15 AM – 10:55 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Health: Junior League Seminar – Pain Management

11:00 AM- 11:45 AM Central Park, Inside the Park at 61st Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Southern Welcome Tour

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 12:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: Bill Cunningham New York

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Cujo

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Activity: Lecture, The Exhaustion Breakthrough: Unmask the Hidden Reasons You’re Tired and Beat Fatigue for Good

 

Sunday, 10/18/15:

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Activity: Birding Basics for Families

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: You Can’t Take It With You

 

Monday, 10/19/15:

8:00 AM- 9:00 AM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding Tours of Bryant Park

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Little Church Around the  Corner, 1 East 29th Street

Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 11:45 AM Central Park, Central Park West at 77th Street

Activity: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

3:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Staying Positive Through All Ages – RSVP to 212-980-1700

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Dancing

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Gowanus: Brooklyn’s Curious Canal, with Joseph Alexiou.

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9204

Lecture: Maya Maor: “How Does Practicing Martial Arts Change Women? And How Do Women Change the Practice of Martial Arts?”

7:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Proshansky Auditorium

Books & Poetry: A Tribute to the Poet Ai

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Monday Night Reading Group: The Hundred-Year House by Rebecca Makkai.

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books & Poetry: Story Time for Grown-Ups PM – Scary Stories by Roald Dahl

 

Tuesday, 10/20/15:

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Advanced Photography – RSVP to 212-980-1700

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Little Church Around the  Corner, 1 East 29th Street

Exercise: Chair Yoga

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  House of the Redeemer, 7 East 95th Street

Activity: Reiki – RSVP to 212-980-1700

12:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Citigroup Center, 160 East 54th Street

Books and Poetry: I Feel Like Going On: Life, Game, and Glory, Ray Lewis

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Medicare Rights – RSVP to 212-980-1700

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Exercise: Tai-Chi

 

4:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Where Hope Grows

4:00 PM- 5:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Workshop: Citizen Cartography I: Introduction to the Map Warper

5:00 PM – 7:30 PM Baruch College, 151 East 25th Street, Room 750

Books & Poetry: A Reading and Conversation with Harman Writer-In-Residence

Eduardo Halfon

5:00 PM – 8:30 PM Baruch College, 55 Lexington Avenue, Engelman Recital Hall

Movie: Watchers of the Sky

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM  Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: 4 Keys to Success: Credit, Cash Flow, Customers and Cons

6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, C198

Books & Poetry: In Writing, In Mourning, Alexandra Butler and Joan Retallack

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: From the Other Side of the World: Extraordinary Entrepreneurs, Unlikely Places, with Elmira Bayrasli, New York University.

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: Basic Chinese Conversation – Level I

 

Wednesday, 10/21/15:

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Exercise: Strengthen and Tone Your Muscles and Bones (safe, gentle exercise)

11:00 AM- 12:00 PM Bryant Park, Meet at the Fountain

Activity: Public Tours

11:00 AM- 12:30 PM Central Park, insider the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Heart of the Park Tour

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Yusef Komunyakaa, The Emperor of Water Clocks.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Books & Poetry: Story Time for Grown-Ups – Scary Stories by Roald Dahl

1:00 PM- 3:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Activity: AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Park Avenue Methodist Church, 106 East 86th Street
Exercise: Focus on Health and Wellness

2:00 PM Museum of Tolerance, 225 East 42nd Street

Activity: Movie and Interactive Discussion of bigotry, hate crimes, stupidity and intolerance and how to combat them – RSVP to 212-980-1700

3:00 PM- 4:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Workshop: Old Books, Rare Books: Learning About the Value of Your Books

5:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 1200

Lecture: Brecht’s Influence on Contemporary Art

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Activity: Market Yourself with Confidence

 

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Art: Parallax | Shahzia Sikander, Anne Pasternak, Arezoo Moseni | An Artist Dialogue Series Event

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books & Poetry: Periodically Speaking: The Little Magazine in Contemporary America

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: My Fair Ladies: Female Robots, Androids, and Other Artificial Eves, with Julie Wosk, SUNY Maritime College

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Union Square, 33 East 17th Street

Books and Poetry: Snowden, Ted Rall, Greg Palast

 

Thursday, 10/22/15:

12:00 PM- 1:30 PM  Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: From Pins to Profits: Using Pinterest for Your Business

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 5318

Seminar: ARC Seminar with Patrick Simon: Ethnic enumeration in the era of equality policies

5:00 PM- 6:00 PM Bryant Park, 42nd Street and 6th Avenue

Activity: Birding Tours of Bryant Park

5:30 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Workshop: MEDITATION: A Tool for Stress Reduction and a Healthier Lifestyle

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Playboy Swings: How Hugh Hefner and Playboy Changed the Face of Music, with Patty Farmer.

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Life and Times of Mickey Rooney, Richard Lertzman

 

Friday, 10/23/15:

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 4102

Symposium: Quantitative approaches to the characterization of behavior

10:00 AM- 4:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Special Event: Financial Planning Day @ SIBL

10:45 AM – 11:45 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Exercise: Basic Exercise

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Bridge

12:00 PM – 8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Conference: Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick’s “Between Men” at Thirty: Queer Studies Then and Now

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 110th Street btwn. Fifth and Lenox

Activity: the North Woods Tour

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 4406

Discussion: Critical University Studies and The English Department in Changing Times –

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Friday Night Fiction Group: On the Edge by Ed St. Aubyn.

 

Saturday, 10/24/15:

10:00 AM- 11:30 AM Central Park, Belvedere Castle, mid-Park at 79th Street

Activity: Discovery Walks for Families: Ramble

10:15 AM – 10:55 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Health: Junior League Seminar – Pain Management

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 12:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: Black or White

1:00 PM- 2:00 PM Bryant Park, Le Carrousel in Bryant Park

Activity: Tricks and Treats

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Misery

 

Sunday, 10/25/15:

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Activity: Birding Basics for Families

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Central Park, insider the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Heart of the Park Tour

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Arsenic and Old Lace

3:30 PM- 7:00 PM Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Activity: Halloween Parade and Pumpkin Flotilla

 

Monday, 10/26/15:

11:00 AM- 11:45 PM Central Park, Central Park West at 77th Street

Activity: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: The Secnd Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Dancing

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Inside the Cell: The Dark Side of Forensic DNA, Erin E. Murphy, NYU School of Law.

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Games: Trivia Night

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Writing: NaNoWriMo 2015 @ MML Information Session

 

 

 

Tuesday, 10/27/15:

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Advanced Photography – RSVP to 212-980-1700

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Little Church Around the  Corner, 1 East 29th Street

Exercise: Chair Yoga

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  House of the Redeemer, 7 East 95th Street

Activity: Reiki – RSVP to 212-980-1700

11:00 AM- 11:45 AM Central Park, Inside the Park at 61st Street and Fifth Avenue

Activity: Southern Welcome Tour

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Maximizing Interpersonal Relationships

1:30 MM – 2:30 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Workshop: Pet Club Tea – RSVP to 212-980-1700

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Exercise: Tai-Chi

4:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: The Age of Adaline

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9207

Lecture: Ayala Fader, Fordham University,”The Treatment of Doubt: Ultra-Orthodox Jews, Crises of Faith, and Therapy”

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Self-Recruiter®Communications Mastery in Job Search: How to Engage Hiring Managers

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Some Very Interesting Cats Perhaps You Weren’t Aware Of, with Doogie Horner.

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: Basic Chinese Conversation – Level I

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 7102

Lecture: CUNY Syntax Supper: Vera Zu (New York University)

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: The Witches of Salem: 1692, Stacy Schiff.

 

Wednesday, 10/28/15:

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th Street
Exercise: Strengthen and Tone Your Muscles and Bones (safe, gentle exercise)

11:00 AM- 12:00 PM Bryant Park, Meet at the Fountain

Activity: Public Tours

12:00 PM Barnes and Noble, Citigroup Center, 160 East 54th Street

Books and Poetry: Destiny: Step Into Your Purpose, T.D. Jakes

12:00 PM- 1:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Books and Poetry: Sloane Crosley, The Clasp.

 

1:00 PM- 3:00 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Park Avenue Methodist Church, 106 East 86th Street
Exercise: Focus on Health and Wellness

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue

Workshop: Powerful First Impressions: How to Find and Get the Job You Really Want

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Art: The Brood | Lisa Yuskavage, Christopher Bedford | An Artist Dialogue Series Event

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM New York Public Library Schwarzman Bldg., Fifth Ave at 42nd St.

Class: Researching the History of Your New York City Home

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: Interior Landmarks Treasures of New York, with Judith Gura, the New York School of Interior Design and Kate Wood, president at LANDMARK WEST! and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture at Columbia University.

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Activity: Knoble Knitters

 

Thursday, 10/29/15:

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Elabash Hall

Music: Music in Midtown: Orion String Quartet

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Kips Bay Library Presents Throwback Thursday Theater:Dial “M” for Murder

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 5318

Seminar: ARC Seminar with Patrik Svensson: ‘From Lab to Lounge: Liminal Spaces for Learning’

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Lecture: New York’s Legal Landmarks: A Guide to Legal Edifices, Institutions, Lore, History, and Curiosities on the City’s Streets, with Robert Pigott.
6:30 PM- 7:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Language: English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers

7:00 PM Barnes and Noble, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Vegetarian India: A Journey Through the Best of Indian Home Cooking, Madhur Jaffrey

7:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Discussion: Say You, Say Me—Rachel Harrison in Conversation with Greil Marcus

 

Friday, 10/30/15:

10:45 AM – 11:45 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Exercise: Basic Exercise

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street
Activity: Bridge

1:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 Third Avenue

Movie: Movies @ Kips Bay Library Presents Book to Movie Adaptations: Bram Stoker’s Dracula

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 9206

Lecture: CUNY Sociolinguistics Lunch: Marnie Holborow (Dublin City University, Ireland)

 

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, 4406

Discussion: Jewish Scholars in Twentieth Century Intellectual Life

6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Segal Theatre

Multimedia: The Hand That Feeds: Migrant workers’ poetry, performance, and film

 

Saturday, 10/31/15:

10:00 AM- 11:30 AM Central Park, Chess & Checkers House, mid-Park at 65th Street

Activity: Discovery Walks for Families: Hallett Nature Sanctuary

10:15 AM – 10:55 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Health: Junior League Seminar – Pain Management

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street between 1st & York Avenue
Exercise: Chair Yoga

11:00 AM- 12:15 PM Central Park, Fifth Avenue btwn. 104th and 105th Streets

Activity: Conservatory Garden Tour

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street
Movie:  Matinee Movies: The D Train

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 455 Fifth Avenue

Movie: Scream

 

Place Address Phone Number
NYPL Kips Bay Library 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st Street 212-683-2520
NYPL Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library 40 West 20th Street (212) 206-5400
NYPL Mid-Manhattan Library 455 5th Ave. 212-340-0863
NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library 188 Madison Ave. 917-275-6975
NYPL New York Public Libary Stephen A. Schwarzman Bldg. 5th Ave. and 42nd St. 917-275-6975
CUNY Graduate Center 365 5th Ave. 212-817-7000
CUNY Hunter College 695 Park Ave. 212-396-6049
CUNY Baruch College 55 Lexington Ave. 646-312-1000
Central Park – Dana Discovery Center 110th St. btwn 5th and Lenox Ave. 212-860-1370
Central Park – North Meadow Recreation Center 97th St. Mid Park 212-348- 4867
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House 331 East 70th Street 212-744-5022