Performers and Programs

< Back  Records  331-340 of 487   Next >
Performer
Program
Category
Description
Fee
Linthwaite, Dara Parent/Toddler Workshop Resource Person Disability Awareness,
Life Skills- Parenting,
Music
This session is offered as part of the popular in-house library program known as the Parent/Toddler or Parent/Child Workshop. Dara Linthwaite will be happy to talk with parents and caregivers about ways to use music with their young children and answer any questions they may have. Dara has worked as a kindergarten teacher in a private school for gifted children, as well as a music teacher in a preschool for children with developmental disabilities. If you'd like, let Dara and her guitar conduct circle time for the last 15-20 minutes of the program and watch the little ones dance and sing with glee!
$101- $200
Pelc, Cindy and Jim Take Flight! Life Skills- Other,
Science,
Visual Arts- Crafts
Learn how to fold your own world-class paper airplanes! We supply the preprinted paper. We explain what keeps airplanes in the air and the science of flight with visual aids. Demonstration of different types of flying objects such as airplanes and balloons. Target age is 7 to teen; younger children may participate with parental help and guidance.
Up to $100
Feingold, Rick Travel Deals and Bargains Life Skills- Finance,
Museums,
Other
Smart travelers use money-saving strategies to travel the world for free and sleep cheap. The 60-90 minute seminar will teach how to use simple techniques to get FREE airline tickets and low cost lodging accommodations. Learn about little known airline special offers and how to get bumped for future FREE airline tickets. Use Hotwire or Priceline to save 50% on stays at top hotels. Take advantage of lodging options such as monasteries, campus lodging, YMCAs, hostels, and apartment rentals. Get paid to travel by taking photos and writing about your vacation.
$101- $200
Long Island Science Center, The Place for Learning CONQUERING THE FOOD PYRAMID Life Skills- Food,
Science
Did you ever wonder what is healthy to eat and why? Calories, fat and serving size are compared using beverages, cereal and various other foods as examples. Students examine models of fat and muscle then perform an experiment comparing different types of potato chips. Real human bones are used to show students the difference between healthy bone structure and bones with osteoporosis. Older students make and test bone models
$201- $350
Shih, Patricia So You Want a Career in Music Life Skills- Other,
Music,
Performing Arts- Other
This is a workshop for teens to teach them about the fun, fact, fiction, fantasies and frustrations of a life in music. The first part of the workshop will be Patricia speaking about the realities of a music career; the second will be performance coaching a la "American Idol". Participants will be invited to share one prepared song in front of the group; afterwards Patricia will offer gentle constructive suggestions to steer the participant towards a higher, more professional presentation.
$351- $500
Bivona, Paula Natural Body Care Health & Fitness- Other,
Life Skills- Other,
Visual Arts- Crafts
Learn how to create beneficial skin care products, using safe natural ingredients found right in your own kitchen! This may be a strictly demonstrative program or a hands-on take home workshop. Projects listed below are included in the demonstration. An additional $10 fee to patrons is added to make and take home the products. Choose from: Scented Bath Salts & Herbal Bath Blends, Lip Balm & Healing Salve or Facial cleanser, toner & moisturizer.
$201- $350
Basini, Lisa Edible Garden Life Skills- Food
Design a colorful edible garden on a jumbo cookie.
$201- $350
Nager, Stuart everywhere I look...: a biographic monologue experience Life Skills- Other,
Multicultural- Other,
Performing Arts- Theater
everywhere I look... a true story of a concentration camp survivor and the horrors that still plague us today (older teens and adults only) *Language issues that are integral to the performance.
$501- $1000
Basini, Lisa 3-D Winter Wonderland House Cake: Family Craft Life Skills- Food
Decorate a 3-D house cake to take home and enjoy. Create some snow and have some fun.
$201- $350
Vaccai, CFP, Robin Divorce, Money & You Life Skills- Finance,
Life Skills- Other
Are you considering or going through separation or divorce? Are you concerned about your post-divorce financial future? Are you uncertain about how to proceed? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then attend this seminar to learn where you stand, how the process works, and what your financial rights are. Be prepared so you can make informed decisions to protect your future and learn how New York’s equitable distribution laws affect you. Topics include: Litigation, mediation and collaborative divorce, No-Fault Divorce, Selecting an attorney or mediator, Cost of separation or divorce, Marital vs. separate property, Spousal and child support, Pension and retirement plans, Insurance considerations, Marital residence and tax implications, QDRO, CSSA, COBRA, and SNW, and Debts. ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Robin Vaccai Yess is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst. She is the President of Hudson Valley Divorce, LLC, a firm that helps divorcing clients, attorneys and mediators develop equitable separation and divorce settlements. Working in the matrimonial field since 2001, Robin is not an attorney and the information provided is for educational purposes only and not be a substitute for legal advice.
Up to $100
< Back  Page: 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49    Next >
Records  331-340 of 487
* Inclusion in this database does not indicate endorsement of any performer or program by the NYS Education Department, the Office of Cultural Education, the NYS Library or the participating library systems, nor does it eliminate the need for reference checks and appropriate standard screening procedures.

 

Search: Capital, Central, Long Island, Metro, North Country, Rochester, South Central, Southeastern, Western, All of NY


Home Page | Resources | About this Site | Performer Login & Sign-Up | Help | Feedback

The Performers and Programs website is supported by Federal LSTA funds, awarded to the NYS Library. The NYS Library is a program of the Office of Cultural Education, NYS Education Department.