95th Street Library Events for the Next 7 Days

CS First Club: Coding Series (95th)

Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
CS First is an entry-level computer science program created by Google. It aims to empower children to create with technology and tell their own stories through hands-on computer programming activities. Children in 4th through 6th grades can learn and improve problem-solving and logic proficiencies as they study the visual programming language Scratch. *Program requires advanced registration, and participants must attend the entire series of four sessions.

Riveting Rio De Janeiro (95th)

Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Explore the naturally beautiful metropolis and captivating city of Rio de Janeiro with world traveler, photo journalist and travel columnist Bill Helmuth. As director of international sales for Time Life Books, Helmuth traveled to over a hundred countries giving him an opportunity to present on some of his most exciting journeys. See the charms of Copacabana Beach, take a breathtaking cable car ride up Sugarloaf Mountain to get an incredible view of the city, including Christ the Redeemer Statue. Finally travel to see the spectacular Iguazu Water Falls whose river flows over the amazing Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam.

Read2gether (95th)

Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:15 AM -- 95th Street Library

Students entering kindergarten through 5th grade can practice reading, listening to and discussing books in a fun and relaxed atmosphere with a teen volunteer this summer. Depending on attendance, readers may be placed in a group. Children may bring a book or choose one from the library. All participants must be independent readers. Those arriving more than 10 minutes late cannot be guaranteed placement with a partner.


Family Storytime (95th)

Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Family Storytime (95th)

Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Family Storytime (95th)

Monday, August 01, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Stitching In The Stacks: Chemo Caps (95th)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. The summer season's Pay It Forward community project will be knitting or crocheting chemo caps to donate to Edward Cancer Center. Participants should bring their own materials and tools and either make chemo caps or bring their own personal projects to work on in the group. All skill levels may attend. Experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.

Clint Eastwood's Spaghetti Westerns (95th)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Spaghetti westerns are also known as macaroni westerns because many of them were made in Italy on a low budget. Clint Eastwood began his career in the genre and in turn became its icon. This summer series of six movies features Eastwood's best films in the genre.
 Tuesday, June 7   "Two Mules for Sister Sara"
 Tuesday, June 21   "The Outlaw Josey Wales"
 Tuesday, July 5   "High Plains Drifter"
 Tuesday, July 19   "A Fistful of Dollars"
 Tuesday, Aug. 2   "For a Few Dollars More"
 Tuesday, Aug. 16   "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly"