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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, May 23, 2015
12 noonDance and Theatrical Classes
Teens, children, and adults will have fun for them and the whole family. They will learn many types of dances like salsa and perform in theatrical presentations, plays, dramas, drumming, story telling, and much more! Learn and share much about your culture and the culture of others. Classes and instructions by professional and internationally acclaimed artists Xiomara Evans and Marni Rice.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, May 25, 2015
11 a.m.Tech Connect
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+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
2 p.m.Teen Lounge @Riverside
Come to the Riverside library and have fun after a long day at school. Meet friends, play video,card or board games, sneak in a snack and relax every Monday from 2- 5:00 p.m.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Minecraft Club
You will need a registered Minecraft account to particpate. Library laptops are first-come, first-served. Please bring your own laptops if you have one.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 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 3:00 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.Board Gaming!
Board Gaming at High Bridge Public Library where Teenagers can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Bingo, Connect 4, and Mancala!!!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Random Club
Drawing, Learning to Crochet/Knit, Chat with Friends, or Discuss what we're reading, etc...
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
11 a.m.Tech Connect
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+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Tech Takeover!
Calling all teens (ages 12 -18) to "takeover" the community room every Tuesday from 2:30-3:30. Listen to music, play computer games, and be as loud as you want! No little kids and no adults (except a library staff member, of course).
Epiphany LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Anime/Manga Club
Join us as we enjoy and discuss great anime and manga! For ages 12 - 18.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Canceled
Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Teen Time will be canceled on days when NYC Schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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 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 3:00 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.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.Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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.SYNC into Summer Reading Workshop
SYNC is a program that gives away two complete audiobook downloads — a current Young Adult title paired thematically with a Classic or Required Summer Reading title — each week to listeners ages 13+ while SYNC is in session each summer.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech
Come to our third floor computer lab and use the computers for homework or for fun! Teens Only! Ages 12-18
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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.Teen Game Day @ Morrisania
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Art Club
This is mainly a freestyle session. Our main goal will be to fill every page of our sketch pads. There is no such thing as a mistake in this art session, so no ripped or torn out pages. We're going to witness our own evolution in ART.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Get Fresh
Stop and smell the Jell-O? Learn how to make your very own gelatin air-fresheners. Place it in your gym bag, your locker, or your bedroom and freshen up your space! All materials will be provided. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Kids and Teen Lab Smash
Need extra computer time? Want to play games online with your friends? Finish homework? Get 1 1/2 hour of computer time.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Crazy about Minecraft? Show off your skills at our Minecraft club. You may even win a prize! For ages 10-18
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Art Studio
Draw manga, graffiti, or freestyle! It's your choice. All materials will be provided; you just bring your creativity!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Book Talk @ Melrose Library: Red Queen - Victoria Aveyard
​ Graceling meets The Selection in debut novelist Victoria Aveyard's sweeping tale of seventeen-year-old Mare, a common girl whose once-latent magical power draws her into the dangerous intrigue of the king's palace. Will her power save her or condemn her? Mare Barrow's world is divided by blood—those with common, Red blood serve the Silver- blooded elite, who are gifted with superhuman abilities. Mare is a Red, scraping by as a thief in a poor, rural village, until a twist of fate throws h…
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Game On! @ Bloomingdale
Show off your XBox 360 skills and challege your friends at the library. Feel free to bring any games or controllers. For ages 12-18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.DIY Steampunk Goggles
Are you a fan of H. P. Lovecraft and the Steampunk culture? Join us as we create our own Victorian accessory, Steampunk goggles. For ages 12-18. *This is a free event*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Kids and Teen Lab Smash
Need extra computer time? Want to play games online with your friends? Finish homework? Get 1 1/2 hour of computer time.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange
Need extra computer time? Want to add some bling to your social media sites? Research colleges? Edit video? Learn about our electronic resources and more!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Research colleges? Search the web? Come Join us . Ages 12-18.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Do you need extra computer time? Come to teen tech time, and use a laptop computer. Just sign up at the information desk on Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.GameOn! @ Muhlenberg
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii and PS4. C Challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.Teen Author Carnival
car·ni·val (noun) any merrymaking, revelry, or festival, as a program of entertainment. ex. Teen Author Carnival Connecting readers + authors since 2009. Teen Author Carnival 2015 — Author List: Come meet your favorite authors! Adam Silvera — More Happy Than Not Adi Alsaid — Never Always Sometimes and Let’s Get Lost Alexander London — Guardian and Proxy Alexandra Bracken — The Darkest Minds, Never Fade, In The Afterlight Anne Heltzel — Charlie, Presumed Dead Dhonielle Clayton — Tiny…
Jefferson Market LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
11 a.m.Tech Connect
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+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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