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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, November 28, 2014
10 a.m.Friends Double Discount Week at The Readers & Writers Shop
Start the holiday shopping season at The Library! Visit the Readers & Writers Shop, in the Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street to find books, gifts, and more for books lovers and writers of all ages. From Friday, November 28 - Saturday, December 6, Library Friends save 20% on all purchases at in person at The Readers & Writers Shop or online. Find unique gifts for family, friends and colleagues, all while supporting your Library. Join, renew or upgrade your membership…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Library ShopNYPL Supporters
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. No Open Lab on November 14, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Board Games
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren
10 a.m.Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading music, videos, images and more! Including streaming and sharing.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Friday Morning Film Series: Spies: From Russia With Love
From Russia With Love, the second in the series of James Bond films, is the film that solidifies all the Bond film elements into a formula -- the action sequences are intensified and lend greater tension to the proceedings; John Barry's inimitable score makes its first appearance; and Sean Connery as Bond has nailed down his role as 007 -- accentuating Bond's stylishness and sophistication, while toning down his cold-bloodedness. In From Russia With Love, the bad guys don't want to take over the…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
10 a.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Internet Basics
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
10 a.m.Powerpoint
En esta clase vamos aprender de una forma facil y sencilla de como usar powerpoint . Powerpoint es un software ofimático diseñado para la creación y ejecución de presentaciones multimedia las cuales utilizamos para facilitar la comunicación y transmisión de una información de manera clara, elegante y atractiva.
Hunt's Point LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Quiet Study RoomClason's Point LibraryAdults,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
10:15 a.m.Canceled
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
10:30 a.m.Toddler time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs, finger plays, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
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.Microsoft Word
Learn how to use Microsoft Word and its basic functions.
Baychester LibraryAdults
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.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
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 and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 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
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life? Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most. If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace.
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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. Comfy Couch Fridays
Come & 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
11 a.m.Movies for Tots
Children can enjoy a short cartoon or film on DVD. Suitable for a younger audience. For children 0 to 5 years old with a parent/caregiver
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Tech Help
Have a question about your email attachments? Need to know how to configure itunes? How can I upload pictures to facebook? Where can I find a good laptop for basic emailing? Come in and ask at the front desk for tech help. Staff available throughout the day if you need assistance.
High Bridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Story Time
Story time for the whole family.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Chatham Square Library- October 2014
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…
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
11 a.m.Internet Para Principiantes
Una introducción a la Internet , el uso de un navegador web , y la navegación por las páginas web . Aprenda cómo encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Soundview LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Totally Toddlers Story Time
Little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 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
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m. eLibrary Hour @ 115th
eLibrary Hour Learn how to use Overdrive and check out library ebooks on your computer, Kindle, Nook and iPad. For a hands on experience, please bring your laptop and eReading devices.
115th Street LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Spanish Storytime
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. End with a Bubble Dance party!
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Join us for stories, crafts and play time!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
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 noonMovie MatineeClason's Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2013) 83 Minutes; Lions gate Films, Inc.; Rated R Starring – Robin Williams, Mila Kunis, Peter Dinklage & Melissa Leo Director – Phil Alden Robinson A foul-tempered Brooklyner is told he has ninety minutes to live, sending him rushing all over New York to make amends.
Columbus LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Free Friday Flicks
11/7 – Milk 11/14 – Driving Miss Daisy 11/21 – Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete 11/28 – Ray
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
1:15 p.m.Investing! What Your Money Can Do for You.
This class is designed to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments, to teach some basic information about different asset types, and to help match individual goals to investment choices. Also, we review useful information sources. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
1:30 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1:30 p.m.Saving and Recovering Data
Learn how to save data to flash drives and other devices. As well as how to recover data that might be lost.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
1:30 p.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/Word Press.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
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