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Thursday, February 11, 2016
5:30 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
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
5:30 p.m.Morningside Heights Book Discussion Group
We will be discussing KINDRED by Octavia Butler
Morningside HeightsAdults,
Book Lovers
5:30 p.m.Device Advice: Tutoring Sessions
Join us for one-on-one tutoring sessions! Similar to Computer Tutoring (1 on 1). This class is designed to pair you with a tutor, for one hour, to learn about your Mobile Device (Smartphone or Tablet). Thursdays at 5:30pm. Bring item charged and/or with charger. Subject to cancellation or change without further notice. 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 (minus the first Thurs…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
5:45 p.m.Adult Coloring Group
The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults. Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children. This program offers a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity. All materials will be provided but participants may also bring their own.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
6 p.m.Shakespeare, Love and Spring
Presented by Duo MezzoPiano Songs of Women in love, Doomed love and Universal love Featuring Zelia Chueke, piano and Sophia Chueke, mezzo-soprano The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to this program on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.01…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
6 p.m.How to Start a Business
Starting a business is exciting—but also demanding. Learn what it takes to start your own business! This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business. 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 Since 2010, Carlota Zimmerman, the Creativity Yenta, has led numerous professional development courses a…
St. George Library CenterAdults
6 p.m.Book Buzz
Our library is hosting a Random House Rep who will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on summer and fall titles. Advanced Readers Copies, book catalogs, and Keep Calm and Read On tote bags will be available for attendees. Sign up to join us today! Register by phone or in-person.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Canceled
Canceled - Business Model Canvas - Part 2
This program has been canceled. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer, and it just might happen!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Introduction to Political Economy and Economics
Introduction to Political Economy and Economics: A Six Session Course Thursdays, February 4, 11, 18, 25 March 3, 10 6 pm to 7:30 pm This course offers a critical introduction to the essential ideas economists employ to understand capitalism. Drawing upon the work of eminent economists such as Adam Smith, Karl Marx, John Maynard Keynes, and Milton Friedman, this class will cover the fundamental claims and controversies in economic theory from classical, neoclassical, and Keynesian persp…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
6 p.m.Don’t Procrastinate on Your New Year’s Resolutions!
Make 2016 the year in which you plan for and achieve your resolutions! David Parker discusses his book The More You Do the Better You Feel: How to Overcome Procrastination and Live a Happier Life. Learn how to achieve the many personal and professional goals often identified as “resolutions” and learn what the difference is between a “hope” and “a plan.” The discussion includes helpful tips on how to keep the promises that you make to yourself, as well as David's effective procrastination-fi…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Basic Coloring
Learn the magic of colors and how to use them to create.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
6 p.m.Adult Coloring Circle
Adult Coloring Circle Here at the Seward Park Library, we don’t believe in an age limit to enjoy the art of coloring. Join us and partake in a relaxing experience. Thursday, February 11 & 25, 2016 @ 6:00 in the Community Room 192 E Broadway (at Jefferson St) New York, NY 10002-5597…
Seward Park LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Business Plan Research Workshop
Provides research guidance specifically tailored to your particular business plan.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Inwood Community Health Forum Take Care NY 2020
Every Neighborhood, Every New Yorker, Everyone's Health Counts! Join the Health Department's Community Consultation to discuss how we can work together to make every community a healthy community. For more information on Take Care NY 2020 please visit www.nyc.gov/tcny/2020
Inwood Library, AuditoriumAdults
6 p.m.ESOL Winter 2016 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
6 p.m.ESOL Winter 2016 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
6:15 p.m.iPad入門教學 (iPad Basics)
您將學會掌握iPad平板電腦的基本功能及用法。
Seward Park LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Word Nerd: Dispatches from the Games, Grammar and Geek Underground, with John D Williams Jr., former executive director of the National SCRABBLE Association and the coauthor of the best-selling Everything SCRABBLE®.
This illustrated lecture explores anagrams, palindromes, the highest-scoring SCRABBLE plays of all time, the birth of the World SCRABBLE Championship, as well as many of the more colorful figures that inhabit this subculture. Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
8:30 p.m.Advanced Word for Macs
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
11:30 p.m.Tax Filing Assistance
It’s Tax Time and the Wakefield Library can help. ***You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a Tax Assistant... all for free.*** To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address Have basic computer skills Bring all necessary documents and information Information You’ll Need to File Your Taxes Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you an…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, February 12, 2016
10 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put your game face on and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, and no noise 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 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
10 a.m.微軟簡報軟件高級
更深入了解微軟簡報軟件的功能
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.AARP TAX-AIDE
AARP TAX-AIDE Free Tax Help! For taxpayers with low- and moderate-income, with special attention to those age 50 and older. Free Income Tax Preparation at Harlem Library 9 West 124th Street, 3rd Floor Friday & Saturday – February 5th to April 16th Hours – 10:00am to 2:00pm AARP Tax-Aide is the largest free tax assistance and preparation service in the United States. Our AARP volunteers, who are certified…
Harlem LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.AARP Tax Aide
Every Friday February 5 - April 15 10am to 2pm First Come/First Served Last appt. 1:30pm -Bring all your materials with you -Arrive early AARP volunteers, who are certified by the IRS, prepare all returns. There is no cost to you for preparation and no cost to you for electronic filing (e-file). Certain returns with voluminous data or less common types of income, credits or deductions are beyond the scope of the AARP program. Some mater…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Workforce 1 Job Recruitment
Meet with a Workforce 1 representative to inquire and learn about new job oppotunities. Bring your resume and dress professionally.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free and fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Free AARP Tax-Aide and Preparation at Bloomingdale Library
Times: Fridays, February 5 through April 15, 2016, from 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Location: 2nd Floor Community Room of the Bloomingdale Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: current year's tax forms and preparation booklet; copy of last years income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer;…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the Web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
10:15 a.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
10:15 a.m.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
10:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Silly songs, interactive stories and playtime 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
10:30 a.m.Tech Connect Express! 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! Join us every Friday at 10:30 am in the Community Room to get the help you need!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Computer basics for seniorsRoosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m. We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- February 2016
, 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This progr…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
10:30 a.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
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