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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, July 3, 2015
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.Canceled
Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
10:30 a.m.Toddler/Preschool Storytime Westchester Square LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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
10:30 a.m.Canceled
Toddler Time
Stories, songs, crafts and fun for children 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
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
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.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler/ Preschool Play TimeWestchester Square LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Canceled
Preschool Story Time
Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonBook Cart
Come to the library and take home some free books donated by our kind patrons.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Word of the Week
How extensive is your vocabulary? Join us every thursday as we change the word of the week. Children are invited to use the word in a sentence, those who use correctly win a prize! Vocabulary words are chosen from top SAT Vocabulary Word List and Classic english literature.
Francis Martin Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.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
3:30 p.m.Canceled
Board Game Bonanza
It's back to the good old days. Join your friends and roll the dice. Move pieces by hand instead of with a mouse click. Join us for some old fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game On! Xbox 360 @ Parkchester
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Xbox 360 Fridays @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Stop! Drop! & Read!
When you hear the blow of the whistle that means it's time to stop, drop what you are doing and read an interesting book for fifteen minutes! For every participation for this program you will earn a summer reading sticker put on our summer reading reader wall. Earn the most stickers by the end of the Summer reading club program and you will win the grand prize!
West Farms LibraryChildren
Sunday, July 5, 2015
2:30 p.m.Movie Time: The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
Initial release: 2015 Rated PG - 1h 33 m
Morris Park LibraryFamilies
Monday, July 6, 2015
9:30 a.m.Baby Laptime for Pre-Walkers
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood! For ages 0-18 months. Limited to 50 babies and their caregivers; first-come first-served.
Battery Park City LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
10 a.m.Toddler Hangout
Toddlers can listen to music, play with toys, read books, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For toddler ages 18 months - 3 years with a parent/caregiver. Parents/caregivers will have access to laptops.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Families
10 a.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. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too. NOTE: Monday computer classes now begin at 10 am, not 11 am.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab - Computer Basics
Need basic computer skills? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Facebook? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tompkins Square Library, First FloorAdults
10 a.m.Seguridad y Mantenimiento de Computadoras - Computer Safety and Maintenance (Spanish)
Aprenda a proteger su equipo de virus y realizar funciones de mantenimiento regular para conseguir que funcione correctamente.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.Super-Readers Storytime!Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10 a.m.Canceled
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold , click, and move the mouse; also learn and practice your keyboarding skills. Prerequisites: None
Riverside LibraryAdults
10 a.m.PC vs. Mac
Are you a Mac, PC... or neither? Learn about the differences between Apple's Mac computers and Windows PCs by exploring the advantages and limitations of each platform.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
10:15 a.m.New Walkers Storytime (12-17 months)
Babies from 12-17 months old (walking with assistance) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis. Please note: Children that are walking independently should attend our toddler program on Thursday mornings.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:15 a.m.Canceled
Toddler Tales
There will NOT be a Toddler Tales program in July. Please join us for special guest Music for Aardvarks each Monday at 10:30am. 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. This program is limited to 35 participants.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Books and Blankets
Join us outside (weather permitting) for a few stories and songs! Don't forget to bring a blanket!
Riverdale LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.New York City Kids!
From very humble beginnings Music for Aardvarks has blossomed over the years into many things: It’s 16 original CDs, with over 250 songs and counting. It’s music videos airing daily on Nick Jr TV. And it is one of the most imaginative and original interactive music sessions for babies and toddlers out there. The original material uniquely reflect and celebrate the lives of children growing up in New York City. For children ages of all ages. Presented by New York City Kids!
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
10:30 a.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.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
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.
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Silly Dance Party
Silly Dance Party! This is a special music and movement story time for young children (ages 1.5-5) and their caregivers. Get ready for sing-alongs, stories you can dance to, egg shakers, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Book Babies
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Please note: Program closes when room reaches capacity.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
10:30 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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Study Buddies!
Are you getting ready for school exams? Preparing for a summer course, looking to complete a school project, or just get advice from other teens who’ve been there, aced that? Come to Battery Park Library’s Teen Study Time! Meet with National Honor Society volunteers and show those tests who’s boss! For ages 12-18.
Battery Park City LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10:45 a.m.Bitty Book Buddies
Bitty Book Babies A fun and interactive program for babies and toddlers ages 0-36 months, featuring songs, action rhymes and stories! Doors open @ 10:30am. Limited to 25 children, first come first served. This program takes place on the first floor, before the library opens
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 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. Pre-registration is required by calling the library.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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