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ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Dance Fusion

Instructor Katwicia Desruisseaux leads a mix of dance fitness, aerobics, low-impact strength training and stretching exercises that help relieve stress. Please bring a towel and bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is first come, first served.

May 28 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 4 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 11 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 18 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 25 @ 6:00 PM

May
26
1:15PM

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3:15PM

Scrabble Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Play Scrabble, the word game that has been played for generations! Please bring your own Scrabble materials.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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May
26
1:15PM

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2:15PM

Chess Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

The origins of chess are not completely clear, though it is believed to have evolved from earlier chess-like games played in India almost 2,000 years ago. The game we know today has been around since the 15th century, when it became popular in Europe. Play with us to see why it has lasted so long!

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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May
27
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Tai Chi for Adults with Lenny Antonucci

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Tai chi is a mind-body "soft style" martial art that originated in China. Sometimes called "meditation in motion," it involves graceful forms of exercise using flowing movements. Space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. All participants must complete an exercise release form before the program begins.

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This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

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May
28
6:00PM

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7:00PM

ShapeUp NYC: Cardio Dance Fusion

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Instructor Katwicia Desruisseaux leads a mix of dance fitness, aerobics, low-impact strength training and stretching exercises that help relieve stress. Please bring a towel and bottle of water. Space is limited. Participation is first come, first served.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


May
29
10:30AM

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12:30PM

Knitting Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Knitters, if you are looking for a place to share your "purls" of wisdom and experience, please join us! Bring your own material.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
1
6:30PM

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7:30PM

English Conversation Club

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Is English your second or third language? Do you want to improve your
speaking skills? Practice at the library with native speakers!

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
8
10:30AM

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11:30AM

Computers for Beginners

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

We will show adults how to use computers for creating documents, doing research and communicating with others.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
8
2:00PM

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4:30PM

International Film Screening and Discussion

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

In the award-winning film "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?", in Mandarin with English subtitles, directed by Arvin Chen, Weichung is content with his wife son, and job until a chance encounter reignites longings from his gay past.


Jun
13
2:30PM

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4:45PM

Movie Time

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Angelina Jolie directed and produced "Unbroken" (2014), rated PG-13, an epic true story of the life of Olympian and World War II hero Louis Zamperini. It was nominated for 3 Academy Awards.


Jun
15
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Senior Health Series

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

The New York City Department for the Aging presents a three-part series for older adults: 6/15 - Keeping Your Mind Sharp; 7/2 - Fall Prevention; 8/18 - Caring for the Caregiver

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Jun
20
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Author Talk: "Cooking Up Happiness"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Author and cook Yiyi Fu believes that anyone can create magic in the kitchen, making family and friends happy and she shares 100 of her best recipes in her illustrated cookbook, "Cooking Up Happiness." Join her at this program, where she shares her many years of experience cooking healthy Chinese food. Books will be available for sale and autographing and food will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Jun
20
2:30PM

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3:45PM

Art Lecture: Women Impressionists of the Late Nineteenth Century

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Mary Dono explores and discusses the works of women artists whose artistic style contributed greatly to the development of Impressionism.


Jun
25
2:30PM

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3:30PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

We will read and discussion "The Assistant" by Bernard Malamud.


Jun
29
2:30PM

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4:45PM

Movie Time: "Fury"

Location: Fresh Meadows
Registration: Not required

Brad Pitt plays an Army Sergeant leading a tank crew on a dangerous mission in the final days of World War II. (134 minutes; 2014; R)