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Thursday, May 28, 2015
8:45 p.m.MS PowerPoint for Mac for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Friday, May 29, 2015
2:30 a.m.Children's Wii
Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 a.m. Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
10 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all 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 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
10 a.m.Let take a keyboard shortcut
Do you know what Ctrl C stand for ? Come to our shortcut class and lean all the keyboard funcations.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Google Series: Getting More Out of Google
Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of the amazing new features Google is offering.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Need an extra computer appointment? Then come down to West Farms Library and use our laptops!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Muhlenberg Friday Morning Film Series Presents: Fred Astaire - Shall We Dance
A budding romance between a ballet master and a tapdancer becomes complicated when rumours surface that they're already married. Director: Mark Sandrich; Cast: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan, Ketti Gallian; 101 minutes; 1937; Warner Bros. 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 upon request. Films are subject to change.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m. Downloading NYPL Ebooks to your Ereader
Need help learning how to download free eBooks from the library to your iPad, Kindle, Nook or tablet? You can now book appointments on Fridays between 10am-4:00pm and get one on one help from a staff member. Book your appointment at the service desk in person or over the phone. Our number is 212-679-2645. Please bring your device. You will need a library card and pin number to access your account (please see staff to set this up before your visit).
Epiphany LibraryAdults
10 a.m.OPEN LAB FRIDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free, fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m. Downloading NYPL Ebooks to your Ereader
Need help learning how to download free eBooks from the library to your iPad, Kindle, Nook or tablet? You can now book appointments on Fridays between 10am-4:00pm and get one on one help from a staff member. Book your appointment at the service desk in person or over the phone. Our number is 212-679-2645. Please bring your device. You will need a library card and pin number to access your account (please see staff to set this up before your visit).
Epiphany LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail. O desea ayuda con tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, Nook.Puede llamar a la biblioteca de Hunt’s Point Library y preguntar por Caroline, para las clase privada tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases son por una hora solamente Tenemos clases privada en la mañana t en la tarde. Do you need help with the internet or your need an email account with yahoo, hotmail, gmail or…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:15 a.m.Toddler Playtime
Toddlers aged 18-36 months can socialize and play with our age-appropriate toys. Play from 10:15 to 11am.
St. Agnes LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg Goldman Join us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2014, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. MAY - JUNE May 1 , 8, 15, 22 , 29 June 5, 12, 19, 26 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. Attendance at all sessions is reco…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Computer Question and Answer 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!
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Money Matters: Ahorros
Taller: Ahorros Ahorrar dinero es algo que todos queremos hacer, pero muchas veces no sabemos por dónde comenzar. Este taller le enseñará cómo ahorrar y cómo tener un fondo para emergencias. También aprenderá cómo el tener un presupuesto le puede ayudar a ahorrar con regularidad, y comprenderá cómo establecer tiempos y metas de ahorro que sean realistas y que se puedan medir a corto y a largo plazo. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por orden de llegada. Money Matter…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Leggo my Legos-Block Time
Children are invited to sink their little hands in to piles of blocks. Also, bring a toy car and drive around our tiny town we have on the floor! Join us as children learn to sharpen and develop their interpersonal skills through play.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.TODDLER DANCE PARTY
Dancing , songs and more! Ages 1 and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Wakefield Library- May 2015
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn Englishby watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Wakefield Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
10:30 a.m.Music @ The Library
Shake, rattle & roll @ the library with our new interactive music program for babies & toddlers! Learn fun interactive songs while playing with musical instruments Ages newborn - two 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 wheelch…
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers and preschoolers from 0 to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, toddler toys and related activities, and meet other toddlers and preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
10:30 a.m.Comfy Couch Fridays
Come and enjoy our cool play space, filled with blocks, puzzles and more. Children must be accompanied by adults. This is free quiet play time not a structured program.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old along with their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Pre- School Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- May 2015
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
10:30 a.m.Computer Basics for Seniors
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! This class will take place at the Roosevelt Island Seniors Association's Computer Lab at 546 Main Street.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library- May 2015
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library, and meet other people who are practicing English. This program works best for p…
Mosholu LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
10:30 a.m.Things That Go! Story Time
Trains, and trucks, and planes, oh my! Get moving with songs, stories, and rhymes about all your favorite modes of transportation. For ages 2-4. Limited space, tickets will be distributed for event beginning at 10:15am.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Songs, stories, crafts and fun for kids ages 18-36 months along with a parent or caregiver. Meet other toddlers in the neighborhood! No pre-registration required.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Tummy Time
Specialized floor time for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. We will engage in simple lapsit and finger play exercises and sing songs and rhymes to help babies strengthen coordination and development through fun activities.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
10:30 a.m.Tots & Tales
Toddlers from birth to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 20 children and their caregivers per session.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
11 a.m.(CEIS) Castle Hill Library: "New Job Search Club and Resume Clinic"
Meet with Mr. Kabir, CEIS Information Assistant assist you with formulating and / or revising your Resume and scheduling your appointment to meet with our dynamic Career Coach, Robyn L. Saunders. Image Courtesy of : CPJ Jobs
Castle Hill LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
11 a.m.Acting Shakespeare for Seniors
Engage in the joy and challenge of reading, memorizing, and acting Shakespeare! In this eight-week course, we will delve into the demands and pleasures of Shakespeare, mindful that the plays weren’t written as ‘literature’ but as texts for actors to perform. Every class session will include a brief physical and vocal warm up. No acting experience necessary! The course will culminate in a final performance of select monologues and scenes. Classes will meet Fridays from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, M…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
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