95th Street Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Downloadable Drop-In Session (95th)Wednesday, August 03, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Library staff will be on hand to assist in setting up attendees' Apple- or Android-based device, Kindle or Nook to download e-books, e-audiobooks, magazines and music. Stop in at any time during one of the sessions for one-on-one assistance and learn about everything the library offers for these devices.
Sounds of Brazil (95th)Thursday, August 04, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Join Brazilian master percussionist and drummer, Ded?(C) Sampio as he gets audience members ready for the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. This exciting cultural experience reflects Brazilian music's unique rhythms, helping to teach Brazilian history, geography and customs. Sampaio will play and demonstrate a wide variety of Brazilian percussion instruments while explaining their origin. Audience members can get a chance to participate in hands-on percussion as they help to re-create "The Brazilian Carnaval." atmosphere.