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Thursday, July 30, 2015
4 p.m.Book Buddies
A new read aloud program for children ages 4-9 This program is held in the 2nd floor children's room Please note: To facilitate necessary upgrades to our elevator, there will be no elevator access effective Monday, May 4, 2015. We are expected to have restored elevator service in the Fall 2015. During this time, the branch will not be wheelchair accessible.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Pajama Night
Read Aloud, Craft, and light refreshments for children 4-11 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Recycling Art
Create recycled art with materials that have been thrown away or ‘forgotten.’ Presented by Vickie Fremont. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Book Club Discussion: Girl on the Train
“Nothing is more addicting than The Girl on the Train.”—Vanity Fair “The Girl on the Train has more fun with unreliable narration than any chiller sinceGone Girl. . . . [It] is liable to draw a large, bedazzled readership.”—The New York Times “Like its train, the story blasts through the stagnation of these lives in suburban London and the reader cannot help but turn pages.”—The Boston Globe “Gone Girl fans will devour this psychological thriller.”—People A debut psychological thril…
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
4 p.m.LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, strategies for determining LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job search using LinkedIn, and more.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.An Introduction to Unified English Braille
Please join us for an informative, interactive workshop that will acquaint you with upcoming changes to the English Braille code. The Unified English Braille (UEB) code will replace Grade II Literary Braille as the official Braille code in the United States in January 2016. This workshop will cover the following topics: · What is the Braille Authority of North America (BANA), and why is UED the new standard? · How is UEB similar to Grade II Literary Braille, and how hard will it be to learn?…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Jupiter Ascending
Warner Bros. Rating PG-13, Runtime 125 minutes, Release Year 2015; Directors Andy Wachowsk &Lana Wachowski Synopsis Mila Kunis stars as Jupiter Jones, an everyday girl in the future whose life takes an unexpected turn when an ex-soldier (Channing Tatum) comes looking for her in hopes that she can live up to her destiny as the savior of the universe. Andy and Lana Wachowski once again dip their feet into sci-fi territory with this sprawling Warner Bros. epic. Author: Jeremy Wheeler Cast…
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Arts & Crafts
Weekly arts and crafts!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Bingo Night for Adults
Join us and play Bingo every Thursday from 4pm - 5pm. Meet new friends and have fun! All adults are welcomed.
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
4 p.m.Cinema Thursdays
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Children
4 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Kiddie Tech Time
Join us for educational STEAM-focused (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) play with computer games, building supplies like Legos, and other crafts and games. *For ages 5-11. First come, first served. Caregivers welcome.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Charades Hour
Play a game of Charades with friends!
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Wii / Board Games
Get your came on at the Edenwald Public Library! Teenagers from 7th grade to 12th grade participate in playing Nintendo Wii. If Wii is not your thing, then come play classic board games with your friends.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Kids' Movie Days!
Hey kids! Had a long day of acitivity playing outside, swimming, and doing other fun summer activities? Join us in the afternoon to unwind with a movie. Kids 11 and under. Parents and caregivers welcome too!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
4 p.m.Pajama Night Celebrating OWL
Celebrating Our World of Literacy, Literacy INC presents reading aloud, arts and crafts, and gives away books.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Kids and Teen Lab Smash
Need extra computer time? Want to play games online with your friends? Finish homework? Get 1 1/2 hour of computer time.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
What’s happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie or CD right now? What programs does the library need? Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Roosevelt Island Anime Club
Do you love anime and Japanese culture? Do you know little to nothing about it, but want to learn? If so, join us at the Roosevelt Island Library every Thursday at 4 p.m. The club will discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Whether 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. Please note, programs are subject to cancellation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Citizen Preparedness Training
New York State is offering two hour training sessions for residents to have the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly, and recover as quickly as possible to pre-disaster conditions. In the event of a disaster or other emergency, natural or man-made, the resources we frequently depend upon might not be readily available to us. As an individual, a family member, and member of your community, it is essential that you take a few basic steps to be prepared; the…
Huguenot Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended for ages three and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game on @ Sedgwick
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor—all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Tweens and Teens will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative piece of writing,…
125th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Resume Open Lab
This lab time is dedicated to job seekers who need one-on-one help creating a resume. Assistance with document formatting and proofreading will be available. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Dongan Hills LibraryBusinesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.!Super-Readers Reading Club!Mott Haven LibraryBook Lovers,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Book Bingo!
There was a librarian who had a game . . . and Bingo was it’s name-o! Come kids of all ages for 2 rounds of Book Bingo. Mark off each book cover on your card as it’s called. 5 up and down, 5 across or 5 diagonal means BINGO! Mark off your books on your card, win prizes and have fun!
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops (9 sessions)
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by Writopia Lab instructors—all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative pie…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Stop! Drop! & Read!
When you hear the blow of the whistle that means it's time to stop, drop what you are doing and read an interesting book for fifteen minutes! For every participation for this program you will earn a summer reading sticker put on our summer reading reader wall. Earn the most stickers by the end of the Summer reading club program and you will win the grand prize!
West Farms LibraryChildren
4 p.m.Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:15 p.m.Pre-K Stories & Crafts
Pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, a related craft activity, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood. Space is limited to 25 children, tickets will be distributed beginning at 4pm on day of program.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group (TAG Meeting)
The Teen Advisory Group or, TAG Meeting, is a chance for teens to come in and talk about some of the programming they would like to see held within the library. For Ages 10-16
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh Cards
Every Thursday & Friday Duel it out ! Come to the branch and play a game of Yu-Gi-Oh Please Note: Players must bring their own cards.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Talent Show at Countee Cullen Library
Countee Cullen Library is starting an exciting 4th annual contest this summer called Talent Show. It is a competitive contest that includes dancing, singing, acting, or reading. Anyone ages 8 to 18 is welcome. If you ever wanted to have some fun on the stage doing the things you love, then here is your chance! Preregistration is required. Sign-up forms are due on Monday, July 20. There are two days scheduled for rehearsals: Monday July 27, 5-7 pm and Tuesday July 28, 5-7 pm. Participants ne…
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
5 p.m. HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Hunts Point Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Hunts Point Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Teen Movie
It's Movie time at the Library. Teens come join us for Featured Film's . We will be showing a movie on the big screen for you and your friends to enjoy.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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