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Neighborhood Library

Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun story time with adorable dogs!   We kick off this story time with a book, some songs and then it is your turn. Bring your own book, make up a story, or grab a book here in the library to read to a lovable doggie. Many thanks to the volunteers with People Animals Love (PAL) for bringing in their pets.
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 10 a.m.

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. This 20-30 minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 11 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-30 minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
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Afterschool Lounge

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 3:30 p.m.

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12.  
Tai Chi Couple

T'ai Chi With Susan Lowell

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join Susan Lowell from tenleytowntaichi.com and learn about the flowing movements of this time-honored Chinese martial art which weaves together meditation and relaxation with the wisdom of Chinese medicine.
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Afterschool Lounge

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 3:30 p.m.

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 
Drawing that represents the human mind

Seminar on Matter, Consciousness, and Trauma

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 6 p.m.

Recent gains to the understanding of matter, consciousness, and trauma are nothing short of astounding. William Marks, Ph.D. and Jeanine Hull will discuss trends and developments in the field of neuroscience over the course of five talks. Dr. Marks was a neuroscientist at Johns Hopkins University and at NIH's Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Ms. Hull, an attorney, researches trauma and conflict.  This discussion series is free. 
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Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Writing Club

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 7 p.m.

Sharpen your writing skills and share your work with others. Writing enthusiast Maura Policelli will guide the club's direction and activity. Participants will try their hand at fun writing exercises, but no formal grades are assigned. The club meets selected Thursday evenings this spring.  
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Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Writing Club

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 7 p.m.

Sharpen your writing skills and share your work with others. Writing enthusiast Maura Policelli will guide the club's direction and activity. Participants will try their hand at fun writing exercises, but no formal grades are assigned. The club meets selected Thursday evenings this spring.  

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