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Saturday, August 1, 2015
10 a.m.Navigating NYC 311 Website
Learn how the NYC 311 website can save you time. In this class we explore commonly used services including filing a noise complaint, paying tickets and other tools.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Harlem Kinitting & Crocheting Circle
Harlem Knitting Circle Every Saturday 10 am—3pm 9 West 124th Street, New York, NY 10027-5699 •(212) 348-5620 The Harlem Knitting Circle meets every Saturday at the Harlem Branch Library from 10am until 3pm. When entering the library ask the librarian if we're on the third (3rd)floor or Lower Level that day. Please bring your own materials and a food item to donate to the Snack Table. Njoya Angrum is the Creator and Director of the Harlem Knitting Circle. Her Supervisor is Ms. Zina M…
Harlem LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop
Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library CenterAdults
10 a.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Understanding & Improving Your Credit
Understanding & Improving Your Credit Having a good credit score is important to starting a new business. Learn what to look for on your credit report and the actions to take to build up your credit. Total course hours: 1 session, 2 hours. You will learn about: How to develop a business plan How to determine your legal structure How to set up your bookkeeping How to get permits and licenses How to obtain financing Date: August 1, 2015 Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm Location: Morri…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Saturdays)
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 & 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
10 a.m.Windows 7 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 7
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Super Smash Saturdays @ Grand Central
Do you love Super Smash Brothers as much as we do? Bring your own Nintendo GameCube controller and join other SSB fanatics from around NYC in our weekly day-long tournaments on multiple CRT televisions!
Grand Central Library, Teen CentralTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Interested in using the Internet for online shopping or banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Saturdays)
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 & 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
10:15 a.m.Fitness Saturday
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, and bring a water bottle. *For all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:30 a.m.Foundation Fighting Blindness Support Group
Share experiences and information and gain support from each other.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
10:30 a.m.One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months. Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the #1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. In this class, you will use Photoshop features through learning about layers and manipulating images to your desire. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
11 a.m.Book Share Group
Adults can share a book that they have read in any language, with a group. They can discuss why the liked it, if they would recommend it etc.,
Westchester Square LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Animal Adventure
Little explorers will have the opportunity to discover how to be kind and gentle towards animals and the environment in this unique program. Each week children will meet several fuzzy, feathery, slimy and scaly LIVE animals which will enhance our topic each week. Stories, crafts and multi-sensory activities will round out this exciting animal themed adventure! Each week will have 3-4 live animals, activities and a simple craft. Best for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Registration is required, l…
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
A Librarian will share favorite Picture Books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3 to 8.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
11 a.m.English Conversation Hour
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR is an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, film, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
11 a.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.Book Discussion
We will be discussing Edward Kelsey Moore's The Supremes at Earls All-You-Can Eat.
Great Kills LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Movin' to Mandarin
Children are taught Mandarin through live music, movement, dance, puppetry, and games.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
false Practice meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Takes Place Saturdays in August until September 12th from 11AM - 12PM
Yorkville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Family Movie Matinee: HOME
. Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.Ongoing
Book Swap
Bring in your books and media to swap and trade once a month.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
11 a.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Interested in using the Internet for online shopping or banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
11 a.m.Saturday Morning Cartoons
Come enjoy watching some of your favorite cartoons with friends and family! Learn how to draw some of the cartoons while you watch.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Family Read Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
11:30 a.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
12 noonHuguenot Writers Group
The library is a great place to meet like-minded individuals. If you are interested in working with neophyte or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere please give you name and number to staff at the Huguenot Library. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Huguenot Park LibraryAdults
12 noonBoard Games
A variety of board games for all ages and abilities will be provided.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonLibrary Scavenger Hunt
Join us for a hero themed scavenger hunt that will allow you to explore the library like never before! Decipher clues and complete the tasks on the list to earn prizes and summer reading glory! Sign up required. Program is for children ages 6-11 accompanied by an adult.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
12 noonMovie Time
Watch featured films in the library.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
1 p.m.Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale
Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale for children and adults 5-12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare - All's Well that Ends Well
Instant Shakespeare Company The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts.Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, we have started our 16th Season of Readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays. Shakespeare for Everyone!The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they a…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Movies @ Kingsbridge Library - His Girl Friday
Come watch some classic movies, old favorites, and new releases on the little silver screen. This month's movie will be His Girl Friday (1940). A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. (Source: imdb.com). Starring: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Gene Lockhart Directed by: Howard Hawks Running Time: 92 Minutes Rated: NR
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
1 p.m.Movie: The Saint of Fort Washington
Danny Glover plays Jerry, a caring street person who takes a mentally retarded Matthew Dillon under his wing, teaching him the survival smarts so necessary to society's left-overs. The two team up with three other vagrants in an attempt to build a nuclear group-support community and find little lasting security in the cold NYC street world. (Drama; 1993, rated R) THIS MOVIE WAS FILMED LOCALLY.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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