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Thursday, July 30, 2015
12 noonBaby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noonYogability
Join us Thursday mornings for a therapeutic yoga class designed for people with special needs or disabilities, led by a professional instructor from AHRC.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumPersons with Disabilities
12 noonOne on One Resume workshop
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume. Appointments must be made in advance either in person or by phone
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
12 noonCanceled
Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help "Resume Help"
Need help with creating or formatting your resume? Bring your questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonComputer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers can assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn, from computer basics, Microsoft Word, using the Internet, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, to using social media sites like Facebook and Instagram. We'll guide you step-by-step and try to answer any questions you have. We also encourage you to bring your own laptop or other tech device. If you don't own a laptop or can't bring yours, we will lend you one for…
96th Street LibraryAdults
12 noonOne on One Resume workshop
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume. Appointments must be made in advance either in person or by phone
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
12 noonBraille Study Group
We’re launching a group for braille learners at all levels. This biweekly gathering will include volunteers who can help you with your braille self-study plan and assignments; staff who can recommend high- and low-tech strategies for taking your braille proficiency to the next level; braille games and activities to help you put your skills into practice; and the opportunity to network with other braille learners. This study group is open to blind and sighted learners alike, and is designed to co…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
12 noonNetworking to Your Next Job/Career
It has been found that approximately 70-80% of job seekers get their jobs through networking. Lisa Hennig discusses how to successfully network to your next job or career. Learn how to develop a networking strategy, an effective “elevator speech”, and prepare for formal networking meetings. Lisa is a career strategist and coach with more than 10 years of experience advising diverse executives from Fortune 50 financial services companies to media companies. She holds a Certificate in Caree…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
12 noonBook Cart
Come to the library and take home some free books donated by our kind patrons.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Thursdays)
No talking, no cell phone, and no noise are required in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
12 noonPre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play
Monday through Friday from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Superhero Story Creation
Children will create there own superhero stories using Storybird.com and then share their creations with everyone. For ages 7-12.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! July 7th & 9th Open Computer Lab July 14th & 16th Code Club July 21st & 23rd Tommy Q Zombie Killer July 28th & 30th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Children's Coloring Club
Who doesn't love to color?? Escape the heat and get creative every Thursday in July & August! Ages 3 & up All materials provided
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
1 p.m.Talleres Básicos de Computadora en Español Para Adultos
¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora individualizados para así ayudar y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Summer Reading Club
Every day during the summer at 1:00 we will stop everything, grab a book and read! There will be snacks each day and prizes for those who read the most minutes during the summer.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren
1 p.m.Minecraft Time!
Come explore and create your own world in Minecraft.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Teen Gaming!
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Are you a chess or checkers champion? Do words excite or inspire you? If you like wheeling and dealing, Monopoly is the game for you. Whether you're a master or just starting out, share your passion for checkers, chess, mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble with some lively board time. Join us for the fun! All levels of play welcome. No registration necessary.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Imagination Academy
Read, write, create your own story! Join us for visits from famous authors, who will tell us about their books and writing process and then lead a writing workshop. Sessions are Tues–Thurs, from 1-3 PM. Sign up for one session or more than one! For ages 9-13. Please visit the Children's Information Desk for an application and more information. Session 1 July 7: Nancy Krulik July 8: Rachel Vail July 9: Liz Summit Session 2 July 14: Vicki Cobb July 15: Julie Salamon July 16: Lauren Magazin…
67th Street LibraryChildren
1 p.m.Talleres Básicos de Computadora en Español Para Adultos
¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora individualizados para así ayudar y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:15 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Planning for a Successful Retirement
Where will the money come from! This class describes a variety of tax advantaged accounts that individuals can set up to help them acquire the nest egg necessary for retirement and/or college bound children. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
1:30 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010 "Pivot Tables"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting, conditional formatting, and Pivot Tables.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:30 p.m.Karaoke for Adults || 卡拉OK
Join us for Karaoke!!! 卡拉OK!!! 星期四, 下午1:00 點 - 下午2:30點,三樓
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
2 p.m.Board @ the Library
Experiencing another boring summer day? Join us for board games galore! Challenge your friends, family and even a librarian at Chess, Checkers, Connect 4 and Uno Thursdays @ 2pm July 9th July 16th July 23rd July 30th
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Film - ROAD TO UTOPIA, 1945
ROAD TO UTOPIA, 1945, 90 min., b&w, directed by HAL WALKER. A short film will precede the feature. Starring BING CROSBY, BOB HOPE, Dorothy Lamour, Hillary Brooke, Douglass Dumbrille, Jack La Rue. The Klondike gold rush, with all the previous gag styles in good order, capped by a cheeky epilogue and constant explanatory narration by Robert Benchley. ADMISSION FREE
96th Street LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Superhero Frame Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Rhythm and Sound
In this interactive workshop, our percussionist brings audience members to the stage to play percussive instruments from around the world. For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Microsoft Word 2010 para Principiantes
Aprender las características y Conceptos básicos de Microsoft Word 2010, un programa de procesamiento de texto que puede utilizar para crear documentos. Los temas incluyen la entrada y la edición de texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
2 p.m.Clay Play
Roll it, fold it, mold it. Come in and play with clay. We'll be using modeling clay to create things from our imagination. We'll then take our creations and turn them into a video. If you don't want to make a video, thats absolutely fine. We can just play with clay.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Matinee Thursday: Beyond the Reach
Starring Michael Douglas, Rated R, 91 minutes A high-rolling corporate shark and his impoverished young guide play the most dangerous game during a hunting trip in the Mojave Desert.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Muhlenberg Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee Presents: Focus
In the midst of veteran con man Nicky's latest scheme, a woman from his past - now an accomplished femme fatale - shows up and throws his plans for a loop. Directors: John Requa & Glenn Ficarra; Cast: Will Smith, Rodrigo Santoro, Margot Robbie, B.D. Wong, Adrian Martinez, Gerald McRaney; Rated R; 105 minutes; Warner Bros; 2015. Assistive listening is provided for those with hearing loss through the use of a room loop, which works with hearing aids that have a tele-coil. Open captioning upo…
Muhlenberg Library, Community Room50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Teen Movie Time @ Seward Park!
Join us as we watch the animated flim, Superman/Batman: Apocalypse. *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and snacks are welcome.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
Join this FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind several superpowers such as flight, super speed, invulnerability, telepathy, flexibility and strength. Next design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 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.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults
2 p.m.Paint and Play: Acrylic Paint Monotypes
A mini art class and art history lesson for school aged children and their parents. Children will learn about a famous artist and learn his or her techniques. Along with an introduction to acrylic paints children will learn how to create a Monotype, an artist technique that includes transferering pigment from a non-pourous surface to paper.
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Canceled
CANCELED--DIY Superhero Buttons
Personalize buttons and pins with your favorite fictional character! All materials are provided! Space is limited, please come on time.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
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