Monday, October 13, 2014

Upcoming Events At Roosevelt Island New York City Public Library Branch - Book Club Discussion Of I Am Malala, Movies, Anime Club, Sesame Street Day, Halloween Crafts, Recycling Art & More

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The Roosevelt Island NY Public Library Book Group discusses I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai  starting 6:30 PM on Thursday October 16.

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Upcoming Roosevelt Island NYC Public Library branch events include:
Roosevelt Island Library, 524 Main Street, Phone (212) 308-6243

Tuesday, October 14, 6pm (Adults) Film Screening: "The Big Red One" (1980) (Rated R) Lee Marvin plays an Army Seargent who leads a group of men into combat against the Nazi forces in World War II. Also Starring Mark Hamill and Robert Carradine.

Thursday, October 16, 6:30pm (Adults) Book Discussion on "I am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai

Thursdays, October 16, 23, 30 (Teens) Anime Club: Let's discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Also, if you’re looking to discover something new or bask in the wonderful nostalgia of past anime/manga that you grew up with, this is the place for you!!

Friday, October 17, 10:30am-12pm & 3pm-4:30pm (Children) Sesame Street Day: Celebrate the 45th anniversary of the beloved children's program "Sesame Street" by participating in various fun activities at Roosevelt Island Library! 10:30am-12pm - Play games, win prizes, and color in pictures of your favorite characters. 3pm-4:30pm - Go on a scavenger hunt in the library to find the Sesame Street muppets.

Saturday, October 18, 10:15am (Children) Morning Movie: "Muppets Most Wanted" (2014) (Rated PG) (107 Minutes) The entire Muppets gang goes on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in Europe. But mayhem occurs when they find themselves entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine-the World's Number One Criminal who resembles Kermit the Frog-and his sidekick Dominic, aka Number Two. Disney; Directed by James Bobin; Starring: Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, and Ray Liotta

Tuesday, October 21, 6pm (Adults) Film Screening: "Live and Let Die" (1973) (Rated PG) Roger Moore stars as secret agent James Bond (licence to kill 007). Bond does battle with a deadly crime organization that has tentacles in the heroin trade as well as politics and assassination. Bond's adventures take him to NYC, New Orleans, and the Caribbean.

Wednesday, October 22, 3pm (Children) Halloween Craft: Create a Halloween decoration using paper, glue, crayons, glitter, wiggle eyes, and more. All materials will be provided. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first served basis.

Tuesday, October 28, 3:30pm (Teens) Recycling Art: Participants will learn how to use recycled materials in an art project. Presented by Vickie Freemont.

Wednesday, October 29, 11-11:30am (18mos.-3yrs) Toddler Story Time: Halloween Edition - This special edition of storytime will feature Halloween-themed stories, action songs, and fingerplays. You are welcome to come dressed in Halloween costumes.

Thursday, October 30, 4pm, (Children ages 4 and older) Falling for Stories: These stories speak to the magical season of autumn - from Halloween tales to stories of the harvest. Presented by Julie Pasqual
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