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  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

    Yoga meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room. Space is limited to the first 70 people in attendance.

  • Movie Day - Mary Poppins
    Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Mary Poppins
    We’ll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of this musical film. Drop in to enjoy a fun family film – we’ll provide the snacks!
    Rated G 139 Minutes

  • Concerts on 3 - Svetlana Belsky
    Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 2:00pm
    MultiMedia Department

    Fairy Godmothers, Mysterious Rites and Irresistible Fruit:
    Russian 20th Century Ballet Music.

    …In Exile

    From The Rite of Spring
    (transcribed for Piano Solo by Vladimir Leyetchkiss)

    Part One: The Adoration of the Earth
    Spring Round Dance
    Games of the Rival Clans—Procession of the Wise Elder
    Part Two: The Sacrifice
    Ritual Dance of the Ancients
    Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

    From Love for the Three Oranges, Op.33
    Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

    …The Revolution and its Aftermath

    From Romeo and Juliet, Op. 75
    Dance of the Girls with Lilies
    Montagues and Capulets
    Sergei Prokofiev

    From The Limpid Stream, Op. 39
    Dmitri Shostakovich(1906-1975)

    …The Great Patriotic War

    From Gayane Sabre Dance
    Aram Khachaturian(1903-1978)

    From Cinderella, Op. 97
    Spring Fairy
    Winter Fairy
    Sergei Prokofiev
    …Into the Future

    From Anna Karenina
    The Steeplechase
    Rodion Shchedrin(b. 1932)

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, February 2, 2015 - 10:00am

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.

  • Story Jam (Kindergarten – Grade 2)
    Monday, February 2, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Have fun listening to cool new stories and make a craft to take home

  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:00am
    MultiMedia Department

    Join us for poetry discussions with literary critic Isabel Soffer. No advance reading is required.

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Good fun for the preschool crowd

  • Two Year Old Storytime
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:30am

    24-36 months

  • K-9 Reading Buddies (Grades 1-5)
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    K-9 Reading Buddies is a non-profit, volunteer, animal assisted children’s literacy program. Children will teamed up with their Reading Team, consisting of a therapy dog and handler- thus providing an environment that’s safe, non-judgmental and motivates children.
    Space is limited. Child + Book + Dog = Great Reading Experience

  • See it on Pinterest--Make it at NPL
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Simply Stylish Beaded Bracelets. Learn to make stylish stretch bracelets. All supplies provided.