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Tuesday, October 21, 2014
2:30 p.m.MS PowerPoint 2010 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 PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Harlem LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m. WRITING WORKSHOP WITH ELLEN AUG LYTLE
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and a pad. We do "free writing" exercises in class. These warm-ips help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event was funded in parts by Poets & Writers, Inc. with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Tween Zone: Tech Time
Come and join us for games, music, homework, and more!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Protecting Your Privacy and Security Online
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it.. Following the tutorial, bring your technology questions for some one-on-one help. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.KidsFlix
Come enjoy a movie with us this afternoon! Relax in the playroom for some quality children's entertainment.​ This Tuesday, join us for a very literary screening of Martin Scorsese's Hugo based on the popular children's book by Brian Selznick.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Internet Para Principiantes
Una introducción a la Internet, incluyendo conseguir conectado, el uso de un navegador web, y la navegación por las páginas web. Aprende a encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Crafternoons
Make your own creations. Use clay, markers, paper, and more to create your own unique items. All materials will be provided. 10/7: Teen DIY 10/21: Teen Silkscreen 10/30: Day of the Dead Decorating
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Takeover
The library is yours! Play board games, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when NYC Schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Wii Challenge
Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Computer and Technology
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children ages 5 to 12 years old and their parents/caregivers.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
3 p.m.Canceled
Paint on Silk
Apply your artistic talent to something you can actually wear! Paint on silk to create anything from a bandana to hair ties to bracelets or even wall art! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by PJ Cobbs.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.1 on 1 Computer Help
Do have tech questions? Do you need help setting up your new computer? Do you need to brush up your skills? Come to the Port Richmond branch where we provide 1 on 1 computer help specially catered to your needs. We offer slots on a weekly basis with a librarian by your side to answer all your questions. Simply walk in or call us to reserve a slot today! (*By reservation ONLY)
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends. Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:15 p.m.Researching the 5 Ps of Your Marketing Plan: Product, People ,Price, Plan, and Promotion
How to research the 5 P's to help you arrive at informed marketing decisions, increasing the potential for your business to grow. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
3:30 p.m.Teen and Tween Craft
Ages 8-16 Registration Required
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.South African Drumming for Teens
Part of the UBUNTU Festival: A percussionist will highlight traditional South African Rhythms and provide opportunities for the teens to try out various percussive instruments. We will also look at how South African music has influenced other cultures and current trends. Presented by Urban Stages. For ages 13 and older.
Parkchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Chess Master Workshop
Learn chess at the beginner, intermediate or advance levels. Recommended for children ages 6 and older. Presented by Robert Chen.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Bones
Ichabod is a bird who loves to fly--even at night. But when the other birds begin frightening him with with tales of a terrifying creature of the night--Sleepy HollowBones--he starts having second thoughts! Presented by Jonathan Ellers. Activity and craft to follow. For ages 4 and older.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.FREESTYLE DRAWING!
If your child is interested in art and is very creative then come and share your creativity at the library. There will be color paper, markers, glue and scissors available to use.
West Farms LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.After School Lounge
We invite all students to come to the library after school to enjoy an afternoon of fun, reading, studying, homework, or just getting together with friends. Every weekday after school from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Magic Paintbrush
Enjoy creating a work of art painting.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Kids' Movies
Join us for a screening of featured children's film every Tuesday!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't
Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Nintendo Wii!
Get Your Game On!!! at the High Bridge Public Library. Teenagers from 7th grade to 12th grade participate in playing Nintendo Wii!!!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Arts and Crafts
Children will enjoy exploring and using their imagination with our activities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years of age.
Tompkins Square Library, BasementChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.NYPLarcade Teen: Toki Tori 2
Please join us for Toki Tori 2 by Two Tribes on Tuesday, October 14 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the third floor community room of Muhlenberg Library. This program is FREE and for ages 12 and up. NYPLarcade Teen is an opportunity for teens to play, watch, and discuss independent, experimental, and thought-provoking games in a library setting. Think of it as a book club, but for video games. This fall at Muhlenberg Library, we will be exploring the world of metroidvania-style games. The term "metro…
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Make Stop Motion Animation Videos!
Are you a fan of such films as Paranorman, Coraline or The Box Trolls? All these films use the animation technique of stop motion, creating 3D characters and taking pictures of those characters and then stringing the images together to look like fluid motion. Over 4 sessions, using iPads, modeling clay and other materials you will learn all the basics and create your own stop motion animation videos! For ages 12 - 18
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Adventures
Children ages 3 to 8 years old are encouraged to come and enjoy a minute multi-activity story-time. In the program children will take pleasure in the listening of picture book stories, the singing of songs, fun with finger-plays and an exciting craft
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Homework Help
Could you use some help with your homework? Volunteers from Bard High School Early College are here to assist students in grades K-5 achieve their best on school assignments.
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Game On! for Teens
Come with friends and play Wii games!
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Story Time and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Tuesdays Math & Reading Tutoring - Prek - 8th Grade
Free Math & Reading Tutoring for children! Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Sign-up list will start when library opens that day. By Staten Island Technical High School volunteers.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Reading AloudClason's Point LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Tuesday Teen Take Over
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Bring UR Snack!
Children are welcome to bring their OWN snacks after school and eat them in the children's reading room on the second floor. We do not provide the snacks.
West Farms LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to electrify your Facebook page? Watch YouTube videos? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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