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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
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)
1 p.m.Teen Movie
Come in with friends to watch your favorite movie.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every 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)
1 p.m.Healthy Living Event
Bronxcare Tiffany Clinic will be providing education on diabetes, cholesterol and blood pressure. They will also be providing information on navigating health insurance and providing information on the Corbin Hill Farm Share Program.
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop
Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops! During the session, teens will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives. The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Book Lounge
Have you read a good book lately? Do you have a favorite verse or line you enjoy reading? Do you have a critique about an author you want to voice? Come and share with us.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Recycled Magazine Coasters
Who says you have to spend money on drink coasters when you can make your own with recycled paper for free?! Come out and learn how to create your own color schemed drinking coaster. *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 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)
3 p.m.T(w)een Zone: Tech Time
Come on in and use a computer for homework, games, and more!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Bead-tastic!
Tired of the same old beads? Learn how to make your own fuzzy and fabulous beads from fabric. Colorful celebrations celebrate couth style! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Pamela Isaac.
South Beach LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Meet & Greet
Take a moment to introduce yourselves and meet your staff members and fellow peers in this upcoming meet and greet social event at the Baychester Library. Don’t hesitate to share some unique facts, information and/or stories with us, and the opportunity to meet new people.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time?Want to pimp your Facebook or Instagram?Or just play online games or the new xbox one? Join us every wednesday from 3-5pm.
125th Street Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 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!
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.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to music & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Mosholu LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Tweens and Teens will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative piece of writing…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Scene It at the Library -- Jupiter Ascending
Come join us for a fun family movie every Saturday on the big screen! **Please note that titles may be subject to change A young woman discovers her destiny as an heiress of intergalactic nobility and must fight to protect the inhabitants of Earth from an ancient and destructive industry. Wednesday July 1st at 3:30 pm. **Please note that running times may vary and titles may be subject to change.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Real Movies by Real Teens: Documentary Film Screening with EVC
You’re invited to an afternoon of film! Join us and the Education Video Center as we show documentaries created by New York City teens that explore their powerful stories on a wide-range of real-world topics including gender identity and relationships with authority. Stay tuned after the film as the filmmakers discuss their work in person.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
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! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game On!
Wii - Got the gaming moves? Challenge your friends in a video game. Smash Bros., MarioKart, Just Dance 2015. Ages 12-18
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Origami Club
Paper folding fun for ages 7 and older.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Trivia
Compete against your friends to see who knows the most random facts in a Jeopardy!-style game of trivia.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various tech related topics like blogging, social media, games, research databases, electronic resources, job search, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Tween Coding
Like video games and surfing the web? Through Scratch learn to develop games online and the basics of creating your very own websites! For ages 10-16
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Game On @ Hamilton Grange
Wii, PS3 - Wii, PS3 Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Sixaxis controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 2, 2015
12 noonOne on One Resume workshop
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume. Appointments must be made in advance either in person or by phone
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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)
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Teen Lounge
Leave the velvet ropes behind & 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!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Clay Play
Roll it, fold it, mold it. Come in and play with clay. We'll be using modeling clay to create things from our imagination. We'll then take our creations and turn them into a video. If you don't want to make a video, thats absolutely fine. We can just play with clay.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Game time @ Seward Park!
Come out and enjoy a night of games!!! Play your friends and show us your competitive side. *This is a free program and all games will be provided*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Movie Screening
Join us for a teen movie screening! Most movies are PG-13 so you must be over 13 to attend.
Aguilar LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Tech Lounge
Need extra computer time? Want to check your Facebook? Research colleges? Edit video? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 13 to 18.
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop
Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops! During the session, teens will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives. The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer.
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.4th of July Bead-making!
Get ready for the holiday weekend by my making some festive 4th July jewelry!
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 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.Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Teens, this is your chance to speak up! You get to call the shots and tell us what YOU want! Take advantage of this opportunity to make an impact on your community. Be heard, earn service hours, make new friends and represent teens at the library.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Movie Time for Teens: Captain America: The First Avenger
Get the old-time movie feel in the library! Come watch some classic films and past favorites on the little silver screen. Call for more details.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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