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Monday, December 22, 2014
5:30 p.m.Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Summer Wishes, JUDY Dreams: Midwinter Films at Jefferson Market
Movies are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather Room. December 1: Berlin Express (1948; 87mins.) Dir:Jacques Tourneur. A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot. Starring Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan. December 8: A Song to Remember (1945; 113mins.) Dir: Charles Vidor. Professor Joseph Elsner takes his protege Frederic Chopin to Paris after Chopin insults the new Russian-installed governor and must flee the country…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
6 p.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
6 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Circle
Meet other teens who share your interest in Yu-Gi-Oh! Swap gameplay tips and tricks, share deck-building strategy, and challenge each other to duels*. New players are welcome and encouraged to come and learn from veteran players! The circle will be held monthly on the 3rd Monday of the month. *Yu-Gi-Oh Cards are not supplied by the library. Participants should bring their own deck in order to play. Players without cards are free to watch and learn the ropes.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m. Pajama Party
Come join us in our pajama party where the kids get to enjoy our arts and crafts, real aloud and snacks.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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
6 p.m.Pajama Story Time
Get warm and cozy at the library and enjoy storytime in your pajamas. Enjoy holiday stories and make a simple craft at the end. Recommended for ages 4 and up.
Mosholu Library, Children's collectionChildren
6 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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Game Night
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our Wii games and/or the Xbox One games. Take part in our tournaments!
Mosholu LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.From a Nickel to a Token: The Journey from Board of Transportation to MTA, with Andrew J. Sparberg, author, transit historian, and retired Long Island Rail Road manager.
This illustrated lecture chronicles the fascinating microhistory of New York’s transit system and examines 20 specific events between 1940 and 1968, book-ended by subway unification and the creation of the MTA. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our December 2014 Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: December Events Calendar 2014.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Romance Book Club!
For December's romance book club meeting, we are reading Duke of Midnight by Elizabeth Hoyt and Christmas on 4th Street by Susan Mallery. Duke of Midnight: When she discovers that Maximus Batten, Duke of Wakefield, has a secret life fighting crime in the darkest parts of London, Artemis Greaves uses her discovery to blackmail him into helping her get her brother released from Bedlam. Christmas on Fourth Street: Noelle Perkins just got a second chance at life, and she intends to make…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Holiday Traditions
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! December 2014 — Holiday Traditions Wednesday, December 17, 1:00 pm Monday, December 22, 7:00 pm The Picture in the Flame by Peninnah Schram and Steven M. Rosman A grandmother shares her memory of a Hanukkah night in a shtetl in Eastern Europe many years ago. The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry A young married couple searches for the perfect Christmas gifts to surprise each other and show their love. In the e…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
7 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
12 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Tuesdays)
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: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
10 a.m.Introduction to Computers- Internet & More
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use the Internet and sharpen your computer skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?" "How can I copy and paste text and pictures?" "How can I sign in to use a computer at the library with my library card?" This program is given in the library every Tuesday morning from 10 a.m. to noon. Also in addtion to this time, we have added Mondays from 1:00 p.m.…
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Adult keyboarding
Come and learn how to improve your keyboarding skills. By using a keyboarding tutorial you can learn how to use the keyboard keys to gain speed and accuracy.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
10 a.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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Tech Help @ The Van Cortlandt LibraryVan Cortlandt LibraryAdults
10:15 a.m.Toddler Story 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.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
10:30 a.m.Tablet Buying Guide Basics
With all the tablets out there it is hard to figure out which one you should get. Learn how to determine which tablet is the best fit for you. This class will cover some of the basic features and specs of the devices.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
10:30 a.m.Email 1
Sign up for a free email account. Learn about sending, replying to and forwarding messages.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Supervised Open Lab - Laboratorio Abierto Supervisado (Espanol)
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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. ¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Curiosidad acerca de Twitter? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtenga asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Google Apps
Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of the amazing new features Google is offering. We will explore Gmail, Google Drive, images, calendar, Youtube, translate, photos and books.
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Story Time/Cuentos bilingües
Fun stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speakers of all languages welcome!
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Adult Computer Lounge
Need extra computer time, have basic computer questions, or just want to pass sometime and watch some vidoes and get the latest news.. Come to the Computer Lounge at the Melrose Branch where you can use a computer in a stress-free, fun environment.
Melrose LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Computer Basic Job Search (YAI Only)
Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Westchester Square LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Crocheting and Knitting for Beginners & Intermediate
All those who wish to practice crocheting and knitting are welcome. An experienced crocheter will be available to help. Bring yarn and a hook. Every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM
Huguenot Park LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Weaving Circle
Join us for a weaving circle every Tuesday morning. Materials and looms are provided.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Clase de Computadora Basica
Aprenda las habilidades básicas de computación en español
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Highbridge Daycare
Class Visit, Story time
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Canceled
STAY WELL EXERCISE
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Volunteers trained by the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC’s Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. *Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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! Club meets Tuesdays and Fridays. All levels of play welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
10:45 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Stories and activities for toddlers- ages 18 months - 36 months.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.(CEIS) Castle Hill Library New Job Search Club and Resume Clinic
Are you ready to explore your potential career goal? If yes, save the date! Meet our dynamic Career Coach, Robyn Saunders and let her work with you. Come and join this FREE informative workshop provided by Career, Education, and Information Services. What to expect from this workshop? 1. Identify Your #1 Star Player. 2. Building Support Systems and Networks. 3. Discovering Our Assets - Eliminate Our Barriers. 4. Dressing for Success - Market Yourself with Confidence. 5. Confidently Answe…
Castle Hill LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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