Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28:

February 2019

Courtesy of State Senator Liz Krueger

If you would like to receive this list via email, let us know. Send your name, address, and email address to liz@lizkrueger.comwith the subject “Free Events List.”

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.

 

To attend events sponsored by Health Advocates, you must be a HA member. Memberships are free and you can sign up to be a member at the event. Please contact 212-980-1700 for more information.

 

Friday 2/1/19

10:00 AM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Exercise: Dance Fitness Classes for senior, Call 347-683-2691 for more information

10:30 AM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Books & Poetry: Reading Group on Paul Kalanithi’s When Breath Becomes Air

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 2, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Free E-file Tax Assistance

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

11:30 AM-12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Italian Speaking, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

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

Exercise: Bridge, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: e-Services help, Drop by the table near the front door with device to learn to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines, and more

2:00 PM 58th St Library, Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th St

Movie: Wonder (2017), a PG movie on boy with facial deformity who starts 5th grade

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Inside Out (2015), PG family friendly movie

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Selma (2014), PG-13 movie on civil-rights activists

3:00 PM-3:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Advanced Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

 

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Book Launch and Roundtable on Queer Milton in Rm 4406, English Student Lounge

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Beginners Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

6:00 PM-6:45 PM Bryant Park, Ice Rink

Performance: Frost-Fest Professional Ice-Skating Performance starring Olympian and Winter Village Skating Ambassador Johnny Weir and athletes from Special Olympics NY

 

Saturday 2/2/19

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners, RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:00 AM-12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street, 1st & York

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018,

188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Career Services with Michelle Pyram on how to get paid for giving the highest expression of yourself

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th St

Movie: First Man, Bio of Neil Armstrong, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Designing Tactile Graphics with TactileView

2:00 PM NYPL Yorkville Library Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Workshop: Make 2019 Your Best Year Ever: Goal Setting

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: Anna Lucasta (1958)

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

3:00 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Comparing Web Browsers

3:30 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Workshop: 53rd Street Writing Workshop, Share your writing and receive feedback

 

Monday 2/4/19

10:00 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Activity: English Conversation Group

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Exercise: Arthritis Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

 

1:30 PM-2:30 PM St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 411 East 68th Street

Exercise: Tai Chi sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:30 PM-3:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Mah Jong, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Discussion: Death Café, informal group-directed discussion of death

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Exercise: Stay Well Exercise, Chair-based program

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Photography, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:15 PM-4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Cell Phone Class, RSVP Required to 212-980-1700, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

4:00 PM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion Group on Belinda Bauer’s Snap

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Dance with Alex (No partners required), sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

5:30 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 2, 188 Madison Av

Activity: Open Computer Lab with tech volunteer

5:30 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Books & Poetry: Read aloud from Maureen McLane from some of her work

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Author Talks: Novelists Rabeah Ghaffari and Crystal Hana Kim on To Keep the Sun Alive

6:30 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building Celeste Auditorium Richmond Rehab Center, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Author Talk: Victor LaValle and guests on Howard Zinn’s A People’s Future of the United States

 

Tuesday 2/5/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:30 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Career Finders Boot Camp: How to present yourself: Who you are and what do you offer?, self-marketing techniques for networking conversations and resume creation

11:00 AM Epiphany Library Neighborhood School, 228 East 23rd Street

Activity: Coloring Club

11:00 AM WNET Plaza betw. 49th and 50th Streets and betw. 8th and 9th Avenue

Tour: Channel 13 Tour sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People, RSVP required to 212-980-1700

11:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: English Conversation Groups

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, 222 East 79th Street

Lecture: Safe Sleep for Babies: prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

1:00 PM Grand Central Library Teen Central, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: Spanish Conversation Circle

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

1:30 PM-2:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th St.

Activity: Pet Club Social- Nutritious Food for Your Pet, RSVP required to 212-980-1700 sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: The 33 (2015), PG 13 movie on rescue of 33 miners during collapse of Chilean mine

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM Abyssinian Towers, 50 West 131st St.

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Microsoft Word for Beginners, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

5:30 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Lecture: 30 Minutes on Medicare Basics

5:30 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Workshop: Filling our hearts with love through meditation

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Long-term care and how to fund it: How to prepare and pay for age-related care needs while protecting your family’s assets

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Healy Hall, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: StartUP! 2019 Business Plan Competition: Developing Your Market Plan

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

6:30 PM-8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Books & Poetry: “NYC vs. The Axis”, survey of the history of New York City through book Victory City in Room 9100: Skylight Room

7:00 PM B&N Union Square, 33 East 17th Street; 86th and Lexington Ave, 150 East 86th St

Books & Poetry: Book Club The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict

 

Wednesday 2/6/19

6:00 AM-7:00AM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Exercise: Boot Camp

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

11:30 AM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Workshop: Adult One-on-One Computer Help, RSVP required to 212-744-5824

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Fifth Avenue United Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th St.

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

 

11:30 AM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: A Dog’s Purpose (2017), PG family friendly movie on lifetimes of dog

11:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners, RSVP to 212-621-0627

12:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Lecture: Meditation for Stress Reduction and Well Being

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

12:30 PM Mercy Center, 377 East 145th Street

Exercise: Meditation & Chair Yoga for Arthritis sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Marshall Chess Club, 23 West 10th Street

Activity: Chess, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 109 East 87th Street

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Movie: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: French Conversation Group for Intermediate/Advanced speakers

2:00 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: Learn to play chess for adults

2:15 PM- 4:15 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Poker, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

4:30 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Activity: Yorkville Writing Circle

5:30 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 2, 188 Madison Ave

Activity: Open Computer Lab with tech volunteer

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Confidence Building Workshop for Career Help

6:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Author’s Talk: Jane Leavy discuss her biography of Babe Ruth

6:00 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building South Court Classroom A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Lecture: What DNA testing can and can’t tell you

6:30 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building Margaret Liebman Berger Forum, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Movie: An evening of short films by Canadian filmmaker Norman McLaren who revolutionized the art of animation

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Author Talk: Photographer Harvey Stein on In Mexico: Between Life and Death

6:30 PM-8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Discussion: “Monuments of the Future: Alternative Approached”, a public dialogue on how and what we remember in Room 1218 Segal Theater

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Meet the author Mary Adkins on novel debut of When You Read This

 

Thursday 2/7/19

10:00 AM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM-11:00 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street between 1st and 2nd Ave

Exercise: Alexander Technique, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Computer Lab with tech volunteers to assist you with any computer topic,

RSVP required to 212-289-0908

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Books & Poetry: Literature Out Loud: Read aloud of African-American Contemporary Poetry

1:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Music: Music in Midtown, performance of chamber works by students of music performance program in Room 1201 Elebash Recital Hall

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St.

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Movie: Victor Victoria (1982), a female singer in thirties Paris finds more success posing as a female impersonator

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Open Craft Hour

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

4:00 PM 53rd Street Library, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: Adult Coloring

4:00 PM-6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Resources for Studying Latin America and US Latinos from librarians and archivists from NYPL and CUNY libraries in Room 9204

4:15 PM-6:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Charles Yang’s (UPenn) Linguistic Colloquium in Room 6417

4:30 PM-6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Margaret Rosario presents “Health Disparities by Sexual Orientation” in Rm 5318

5:00 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Lecture: Mindful Communication: Language and Disability Discussion & Best Practices, with the Museum Access Consortium

 

6:00 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion Group on Diane Guerrero’s In the Country We Love

6:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion on Pat Parker’s novel The Silence of the Girls

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Start and grow your business with ReferenceUSA, a business & consumer data source

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Basic Chinese Conversation Level II

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Meet the author Michael Tomasky on If We Can Keep It: How the Republic Collapsed and How It Might Be Saved

 

Friday 2/8/19

10:00 AM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Exercise: Dance Fitness Classes for Seniors

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM-12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Italian Speaking, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

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

Exercise: Bridge, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Ave @ 31st St

Movie: 84 Charing Cross Road (1987), PG movie on a friendship that unfolds through letters between a NY scriptwriter and a London bookseller

1:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: e-Services help, Drop by the table near the front door with your device to learn how to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Books & Poetry: Open Book Hour: Fantastic Realms

2:00 PM 58th St Library, Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th St

Movie: Loving Vincent (2017), animation on Van Gogh

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: A Dog’s Purpose (2017), PG family friendly movie on lifetimes of dog

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Lincoln (2012), PG 13 historical movie Lincoln

3:00 PM-3:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Advanced Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Beginners Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

 

 

Saturday 2/9/19

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

Activity: Year-Round Volunteer Gardening

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:15 AM-4:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: Day of Mindfulness, time of meditation

10:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion Group on Emily St John Mandel’s Station Eleven

10:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners,

RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:00 AM-12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street, 1st & York

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Av

Workshop: Steps to Financial Adulthood

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th St

Movie: Tully, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Music: New York Opera Forum’s performance of ORFEO ed EURIDICE opera

1:30 PM 67th Street Library Community Room, 328 East 67th Street

Art: Meet the Artists: Ellen Hughes, landscape oil painter and Al Gordon, abstract oil painter

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: In the Heat of the Night (1967)

2:00 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Movie: Little Boy (1977)

 

Monday 2/11/19

10:00 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Activity: English Conversation Group

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Exercise: Arthritis Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: Make a card for your best friend or valentine

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:30 PM-3:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Mah Jong, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st StExercise: Stay Well Exercise, Chair-based program

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Photography, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:15 PM-4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Cell Phone Class – RSVP Required to 212-980-1700 sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Dance with Alex (No partners required) sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

5:15 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Activity: Yorkville Writing Circle

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue Cafe, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Monday Night Reading Group on Kelli Este’s The Girl Who Wrote in Silk

 

Tuesday 2/12/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM-12:00 PM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Activity: Crochet and Knitting Group

10:30 AM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library, Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Career Finders Boot Camp: Preparing to Ace the Interview in a Multi-Generational Workplace

11:30 AM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: English Conversation Groups

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM Grand Central Library Teen Central, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: Spanish Conversation Circle

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: The Blind Side (2009), PG 13 movie on football player Michael Oher from homeless boy to star

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Abyssinian Towers, 50 West 131st St.

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Microsoft Word for Beginners, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

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

Exercise: Tai Chi, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

5:30 PM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion Group on Trevor Noah’s Born a Crime

 

5:30 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Workshop: Credit/Debit Management Workshop

5:30 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Movie: Trois couleurs: Blanc (Krzyskztof Bieslowski’s Three Colors film)

5:45 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Lecture: Privacy in Public by Metro Libraries Association, panel speakers speaking about digital privacy and security in vulnerable or marginalized populations

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Business Legal Structures, part of the IRS’ Small Business Tax Series designed to inform you about various business structures and help you determine which type is most suitable for your emerging or existing business

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Meet the author Dave Cullen on his book Parkland: Birth of a Movement

 

Wednesday 2/13/19

6:00 AM-7:00AM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Exercise: Boot Camp

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Fifth Avenue United Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th St.

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners, RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:30 AM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Home (2015), a PG family friendly movie on alien and girl forming bond

12:00 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Activity: Facebook Basics, First served basis, space limited to 5 patrons

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

12:30 PM Mercy Center, 377 East 145th Street

Exercise: Meditation & Chair Yoga for Arthritis sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Marshall Chess Club, 23 West 10th Street

Activity: Chess, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 109 East 87th Street

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: Learn to play chess for adults

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: Selma (2014)

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

 

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: French Conversation Group for Intermediate/Advanced speakers

2:15 PM-4:15 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Poker, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

5:30 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Author Talk: Mary McAuliffe discusses her book When Paris Sizzled

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Author Talk: Cardiologist and author Sandeep Jauhar with Danielle Ofrion on the human heart

 

Thursday 2/14/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:00 AM-11:00 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street between 1st and 2nd Ave

Exercise: Alexander Technique, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Computer Lab with tech volunteers to assist you with almost any computer topic, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

12:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Movie: The Red Shoes (1948), a ballerina rises to stardom with a renowned troupe but her life is soon complicated by a romance with a struggling composer and an impresario

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

12:00 PM-1:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Discussion: Hip hop pedagogy in Room C197

1:00 PM China Institute, 40 Rector Street

Exhibition: Art of the Mountain: Through the Chinese Photographers Lens, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People, RSVP required to 212-980-1700

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St.

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Movie: The Quiet Man (1952), a retired American boxer returns to his birth village in Ireland and finds love

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

3:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Insurance: The Foundation of Your Financial Health, learn the basics and more common insurance needs and coverage

 

 

3:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Movie: Searching (2018), PG13 movie on a father who spirals down an unnerving internet rabbit hole to find his missing daughter

4:00 PM 53rd Street Library, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: Adult Coloring

4:30 PM-6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Adeyinka Akinsulure-Smith on “The Youth Readiness Intervention: A Collaborative Model for Building Mental Health Capacity in Post Conflict Settings” in Room 5318

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Self-Recruiter Lecture Series: Building your professional network with LinkedIn and how to use it in your job search

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Basic Chinese Conversation Level II

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

 

Friday 2/15/19

10:00 AM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Exercise: Dance Fitness classes for Seniors

10:30 AM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Discussion: La Leche League, discuss joys and challenges of nursing 9+ months baby

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM-12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Italian Speaking, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Av

Workshop: Organizing Your Job Campaign for Success and Sanity, about the process of job campaign

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

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

Exercise: Bridge, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: e-Services help, Drop by the table near the front door to learn to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines

2:00 PM 58th Street Library Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th Street

Movie: Topkapi (1964), a con man gets mixed up with a group of thieves who plan to rob an Istanbul museum to retrieve a jeweled dagger

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Home (2015), PG movie on alien and girl forming unlikely bond

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: 1776 (1972), G-rated patriotic musical on Declaration of Independence

 

3:00 PM-3:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Advanced Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

3:30 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Writing a LinkedIn Summary

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Alan Liu on “What Infrastructure Assumes: Digital Humanities and Critical Infrastructure Studies” in Room 4406 English Student Lounge

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Beginners Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

6:30 PM-8:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Books & Poetry: Bridget Davis on The World According to Fannie Davis with Farrah Griffin in Rm 1201 Elebash Recital Hall

7:00 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Exhibition: Love and Resistance, Stonewall 50 with a night of curator talks, trivia, special guests, and more on history of LGBTQ civil rights following the 1969 Stonewall riots

 

Saturday 2/16/19

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:15 AM-10:55 AM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street

Seminar: Getting Information from Medical Staff, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People, RSVP required to 212-980-1700

10:30 AM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion Group on Tayari Jones’ An American Marriage

10:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners, RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:00 AM 53rd Street Library Classroom A, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: Origami Meetup Group

11:00 AM-12:00 PM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street, 1st & York

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th St

Movie: Mama Mia! Here we go again, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at 61st Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

2:00 PM-4:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Movie: The Wiz (1978), contemporary Dorothy of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

 

Monday 2/18/19

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

 

 

 

Tuesday 2/19/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

11:00 AM Epiphany Library Neighborhood School, 228 East 23rd Street

Activity: Coloring Club

11:00 AM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Art: The Naming of Things: A collaborative exhibition between Pratt Institute and NYPL

11:30 AM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: English Conversation Groups

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM Grand Central Library Teen Central, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: Spanish Conversation Circle

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Concussion (2015), PG 13 movie on a doctor discovering brain disease in former football players but the NFL denies his claims

3:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Microsoft Word for Beginners, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

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

Exercise: Tai Chi, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

6:00 PM Grand Central Library Teen Central, 135 East 46th Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion on Tony Kushner’s Angels in America

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Life Planning: Wills, Advance Directives, and Estate Planning

6:00 PM-7:30 PM Bryant Park Kinokuniya Bookstore, 1073 Avenue of the Americas, betw. West 41st & West 40th Streets

Books & Poetry: Winter Poetry readings by Victor Alcindor, Marina Carreira, Darla Himeles, Lynne McEniry

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

 

Wednesday 2/20/19

6:00 AM-7:00AM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Exercise: Boot Camp

10:00 AM 58th Street Library, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

11:00 AM NYPL, Schwarzman Building South Court Classroom B, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Lecture: Researching African American Historical Newspapers with NYPL e-resources

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Fifth Avenue United Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th St.

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners,

RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:30 AM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Wonder (2017), PG movie on a young boy with facial deformity begins the 5th grade

11:30 AM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Workshop: Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop, RSVP required to 212-744-5824

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

12:30 PM Mercy Center, 377 East 145th Street

Exercise: Meditation & Chair Yoga for Arthritis sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Marshall Chess Club, 23 West 10th Street

Activity: Chess, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 109 East 87th Street

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:30 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Job Search Planning and Tips for Mature workers

2:00 PM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: Learn to play chess for adults

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: French Conversation Group for Intermediate/Advanced speakers

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Exercise: Fall Prevention Exercises with physical therapists

2:00 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building South Court Classroom A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Lecture: Researching the History of Your New York City Home

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: Silkwood (1983), R movie about a worker at a nuclear power plant who risks her life to expose unsafe practices

2:15 PM-4:15 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Poker, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

4:30 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Activity: Yorkville Writing Circle

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Be Your Promise: Staying Positive During a Difficult Job Search

6:30 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building Celeste Auditorium, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Art: Sol LeWitt’s Wall Paintings

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue Cafe, 150 East 86th Street

Books and Poetry: Upper East Side Fiction Reading Group on Isabel Allende’s In the Midst of Winter

 

 

 

Thursday 2/21/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM-11:00 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street between 1st and 2nd Ave

Exercise: Alexander Technique, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

10:00 AM-2:00 PM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

12:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Computer Lab with tech volunteers to assist you with almost any computer topic, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Books & Poetry: Literature Out Loud: read aloud of Postcolonial literature

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St.

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Movie: Riff-Raff (1936), two dock workers fighter over a sexy woman on California coast

2:00 PM American Folk Art Museum, 2 Lincoln Square

Exhibition: Jamaican Artist John Dunkley and Ghana Artists Paa Jo’s large scale architectural models of Gold Coast castles and forts that were used to sell 6 million Africans into slavery, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People, RSVP required to 212-980-1700

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

3:00 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building South Court Classroom A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Lecture: Researching African American Historical Newspapers with NYPL e-resources

3:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Movie: Mission: Impossible Fallout (2018), PG13 movie on Ethan Hunt and his team stopping a nuclear attack while on a run from a CIA agent

4:00 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Movie: Dr. Strangelove (1964), an insane general triggers a path to a nuclear holocaust

4:30 PM-6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Marc Helbling presents “What is Islamophobia? Disentangling Citizens’ Feelings Toward Ethnicity, Religion and Religiosity Using a Survey Experiment” in Room 5318

6:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Author Talk: Andrea Frohn’s The African Burial Ground, archeological finds in Manhattan of communal cemetery containing remains of 20,000 people

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Tax Tips for Freelancers

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Basic Chinese Conversation Level II

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

6:30 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building Wachenheim Trustees Rm, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Author Talk: In Putin’s Footsteps: Nina Khrushcheva

 

 

Friday 2/22/19

10:00 AM 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

10:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Exercise: Dance fitness classes for seniors

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM-12:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Italian Speaking, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

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

Exercise: Bridge, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Ave @ 31st St

Movie: Revolutionary Road (2008), R movie on a 1950s suburban couple struggling to find fulfillment

1:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: e-Services help, Drop by the table near the front door with your device to learn how to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines

2:00 PM 58th Street Library Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th Street

Movie: LBJ (2016), Lyndon B Johnson deals with civil rights struggles of the 1960s

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Wonder (2017), PG movie on young boy with facial deformity starting school

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: W (2008), PG 13 movie on a semisatiric biopic of George W Bush

2:00 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: 3D Pen Drawing Workshop

3:00 PM- 3:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Advanced Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

4:00 PM- 4:45 PM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Activity: Beginners Harmonica, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

 

Saturday 2/23/19

10:00 AM 58th Street Library Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically

(Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

 

 

10:15 AM-10:55 AM St. Joseph’s Church, 404 East 87th Street

Seminar: Pain Management, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People, RSVP required to 212-980-1700

10:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners, RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:00 AM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Exercise: Yoga for Beginners

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

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Healy Hall, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: StartUP! 2019 Business Plan Competition: Developing Your Marketing Plan

12:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Av

Workshop: Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

2:00 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Workshop: Time Management: Practical Strategies that can change your life

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: Fences (2016), film on a black garbage collector in 1950s Pittsburgh

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Movie: Crazy Rich Asians

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

3:00 PM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Comparing Web Browsers

4:00 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Books & Poetry: A Tribute to the Life and Work of Meena Alexander by GC English Community in Room 4406 English Student Lounge

 

Monday 2/25/19

10:00 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Activity: English Conversation Group

10:30 AM-11:30 AM Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave @ 73rd

Exercise: Arthritis Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:30 PM-3:30 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Mah Jong, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Exercise: Stay Well Aging, a chair based exercise program for seniors

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Photography, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:15 PM-4:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Activity: Cell Phone Class – RSVP Required to 212-980-1700 sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street

Exercise: Dance with Alex (No partners required) sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Author Talk: Kristen Roupenian on Cat Person and Other Stories

6:30 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building Celeste Auditorium, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Author Talk: Bertolt Brecht Out Loud

 

Tuesday 2/26/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Activity: Crochet and Knitting Group

11:30 AM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: English Conversation Group

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM Grand Central Library Teen Central, 135 East 46th Street

Activity: Spanish Conversation Circle

1:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Remember the Titans (2000), PG movie on high school coach promoting racial harmony

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Abyssinian Towers, 50 West 131st St.

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

3:00 PM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Books & Poetry: Book Discussion on Gabrielle Zevin’s The Storied Life of AJ Fikry

3:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Workshop: Microsoft Word for Beginners, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

3:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, & Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Planning for the Self-Employed Retirement

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

Exercise: Tai Chi, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

5:30 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Movie: Trois Couleurs: Rouge (Krzystztof Kieslowski’s Three Colors film)

5:30 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Author Talk: Gianpaolo Baiochhi on his latest book We, the Sovereign

6:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Free Creative Writing Happy Hour: Food Writing

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

 

 

Wednesday 2/27/19

6:00 AM-7:00AM Bryant Park, Fifth Avenue Terrace

Exercise: Boot Camp

10:00 AM 58th Street Library Community Meeting Room, 127 East 58th Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Fifth Avenue United Presbyterian Church, 7 West 55th St.

Exercise: Strengthen and Tone, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

11:30 AM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Lecture: Join NYPL and Bellevue Hospital Center to learn more about strokes

11:30 AM Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, 40 West 20th Street

Workshop: Braille Study Group for both blind and sighted learners,

RSVP to 212-621-0627

11:30 AM 53rd Street Library Theater, 18 West 53rd Street

Movie: Turbo (2013), PG movie on misfit snail gains superspeed power

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

12:30 PM Mercy Center, 377 East 145th Street

Exercise: Meditation & Chair Yoga for Arthritis sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Marshall Chess Club, 23 West 10th Street

Activity: Chess, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

1:00 PM- 2:00 PM Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 109 East 87th Street

Exercise: Basic Exercise, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Special Event: Weill Cornell Medicine Well Series presents “Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, and Lewy Body Dementia”

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: English as a Second Language Conversation Circle

2:00 PM 53rd Street Library Community Room, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: French Conversation Group for Intermediate/Advanced speakers

2:00 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Movie: North Country (2005), R-rated movie on the first successful sexual harassment case in the US

2:00 PM Webster Library, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Activity: Learn to play chess for adults

2:15 PM-4:15 PM Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street

Activity: Poker, sponsored by the Health Advocates for Older People

5:30 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Author Talk: Maria Laurino on “Were You Always Italian?”, hilarious examination of third-generation ethnic identity

5:30 PM NYPL Yorkville Library, Meeting Room, 222 East 79th Street

Author Talk: Lauren Willig discusses her book The Glass Ocean

6:00 PM NYPL, Schwarzman Building South Court Classroom A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd St

Lecture: Getting Started in Genealogy Research

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Healy Hall, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: StartUP! 2019 Business Plan Competition: Developing Your Marketing Plan

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Why Include a Staffing Agency in Your Job Search?

7:00 PM B&N 86th and Lexington Avenue, 150 East 86th Street

Activity: Knobble Knitters

 

Thursday 2/28/19

10:00 AM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Training Room 1, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Need to bring government issued photo ID, social security cards for you and all dependents, all income-related items, all deduction-related items, and Form 1095-A)

10:00 AM-11:00 AM Church of the Holy Trinity, 341 East 87th Street between 1st and 2nd Ave

Exercise: Alexander Technique, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

10:00 AM-2:00 PM Epiphany Library, 228 East 23rd Street

Workshop: Tax Prep with AARP, file our tax return electronically (Need to have email address and bring all necessary documents and information)

12:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Movie: Kings Go Forth (1958), love triangle in WWII France

12:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Activity: Computer Lab with tech volunteers to assist you with almost any computer topic, RSVP required to 212-289-0908

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Bryant Park, Upper Terrace or Lawn

Activity: Juggling

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St.

Exercise: Chair Yoga, sponsored by Health Advocates for Older People

2:00 PM 96th Street Library, 112 East 96th Street

Movie: No Time for Sergeants (1958), a country boy has a hard time adjusting to army life

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Central Park, In front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue, inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

Tour: Heart of the Park Tour

3:00 PM Kips Bay Library, 446 3rd Avenue @ 31st St

Movie: Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018), story of Olympian and WII hero Louis Zamperini

4:00 PM 53rd Street Library, 18 West 53rd Street

Activity: Adult Coloring

4:30 PM-6:30 PM CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue b/t 34th & 35th

Lecture: Irina Sekerina presents “Analyzing Quantity and Quality of Input in Bilingual Language Acquisition” in Room 5318

5:30 PM Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Ave @ 78 St

Author Talk: Jennifer Jacquet on her book Is shame necessary?, use of public shaming as a form of resistance

6:00 PM Grand Central Library, 135 East 46th Street

Books & Poetry: Shellen Lubin’s Play Reading of “Waiting”

6:00 PM NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library Conference Rm 018, 188 Madison Ave

Workshop: Stepping Stones for Success, tools, tips, and insights to help you along the path to your own personal and professional fulfillment

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Room 67A, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: Basic Chinese Conversation Level II

6:30 PM Mid-Manhattan Public Library Program Room, 476 Fifth Avenue @ 42nd Street

Activity: English Conversation Hour for intermediate and advanced speakers

 

 

Place

Address Phone Number
NYPL 53rd Street Library 18 West 53rd Street 212-714-8400
NYPL 58th Street Library 127 East 58th Street 212-759-7358
NYPL 67th Street Library 328 East 67th Street 212-734-1717
NYPL 96th Street Library 112 East 96th Street 212- 289-0908
NYPL Epiphany Library 228 East 23rd Street 212-679-2645
NYPL Grand Central Library 135 East 46th Street 212-621-0670
NYPL Kips Bay Library 446 3rd Ave @ 31st St 212-683-2520
NYPL Webster Library 1465 York Ave @ 78 St 212-288-5049
NYPL Yorkville Library   222 East 79th Street 212-744-5824
NYPL Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library 40 West 20th Street 212- 206-5400
NYPL Mid-Manhattan Library @ 42nd St. 5th Ave. and 42nd St. 212-340-0863
NYPL Science, Industry, and Business Library 188 Madison Ave. 917-275-6975
NYPL New York Public Library 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
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House 331 East 70th Street 212-744-5022