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Monday, February 15, 2016
3 p.m.Learn to Code using Code Combat
The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. One-hour tutorials are available in over 30 languages. No experience needed! In these sessions we will use Code Combat to create a video game we can actually play.
West Farms Library, Story Hour RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Minecraft Club
Minecraft is a game where you dig (mine) and build (craft) different kinds of 3D blocks within a large world of varying terrains and habitats to explore. Need more time to catch up on your Minecraft building skills? Want to imrove your virtual world? Ask us for a computer pass and set your world apart from your friends. You will need a registered Minecraft account to particpate. All Public Library Programs are free.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1 p.m.Teen Card Time
Got YuGiOh? Magic? Pokemon? Something else? Come play your friends!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Teen Movies @ Sedgwick
Teens, join us in the community room for a movie hand picked by you. Movie starts at 2:00 p.m.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.LEGO: Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Ages 10-18. Tuesday: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Wednesday: Race Cars - Participants will le…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Anime Club: Fushugi Yugi
Join us as we chat about our favorite anime, mangas, and enjoy snacks!! Each meeting, a new series will be introduced, rated and discussed; learn a little Japanese, too . This month, we will be showing: Fushugi Yugi ep.1-3
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Day 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Day 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the fea…
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Temporary Tattoos: Mehndi and Sharpies!
Come brand yourself with art using traditional red mehndi (henna), black mehndi, or Sharpie markers. Wear your creative thinking cap and get artistic at Parkchester Branch Library!
Parkchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Monster Puppets Imagination Station
Some of the best puppets are monsters. Join Nicola the puppeteer for a workshop where she'll teach you to make your own monsters out of socks, bags and other art materials. Presented by Nicola McEldowney. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
South Beach LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Time
Play board games, hop on a laptop, and check out all the new materials on the shelves!
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, 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 cancelled on days when New York City schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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.TEEN Travelers! [Google Maps]
Travel the globe via Google web mapping, while touring cities, sites and countries around the world through satellite imagery, street views and 360° panoramic views! Calling all tourists, explorers and adventurers!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Homework Help for Teens
Need help with your upcoming project? Not sure how to research a topic? Do you have an essay that needs to be proofread? Join us for Homework Help
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Game Day/ Teen Tech Time
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Space
Hey, teens! Did you know the upstairs community room is open to teens and teens only, Mon through Fri from 3:30 - 5 pm? Bring your friends, your laptops, your homework, or your favorite music and come hang out on the third floor!
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Resume Builder
Even though a resume isn’t required for a lot of teen jobs, a resume can bolster your chances of getting hired. Plus, you have more information to put on your resume than you might think. If you don’t have formal work experience, you can include other types of work like baby sitting or lawn mowing and volunteer experience. High School Student Only Sign-Up at the Circulation Desk All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Homework Help for Teens
Need help with your upcoming project? Not sure how to research a topic? Do you have an essay that needs to be proofread? Join us for Homework Help
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m. Teen Karaoke
Karaoke is Japanese meaning empty orchestra. Come sing along to your favorite artist, even if you sing off key. We know Parkchester has talent, who knows it could be you! The point is to have fun and feel good, bring a freind and enjoy. Lite refreshments will be served.
Parkchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech
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.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Duel with other Yu-Gi-Oh fans at the Library! Bring your cards and your play mat and keep your eye on the prize. Presented by David Alicea. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Central LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Spoken Word 101
Learn how to find your voice by creating original poetry through writing exercises in a safe space where emotional honesty is encouraged. Participants will polish their public performance skills under the guidance of a veteran professional poet. Videos of Slam Poets will be viewed and discussed. Presented by Bobby Gonzalez. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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.BIG TALKS: Bullying
Most teens have experience with bullying, whether you're a victim, a bystander, or a bully. Come engage in conversations about how we treat each other. What does bullying look like? Why does it happen? What can YOU do? Presented by Tara Abrol. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Inwood LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Duck Tape Crafting for Teens!
Using the incredible tool that is duck tape, we'll be making something awesome! So stop by and check it out.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange
Need extra computer time? Want to research colleges or edit video? Learn more about our electronic resources.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Genealogy
Are you interested in finding out who your ancestors are? Have you ever seen pictures of your great- or great-great-grandparents? Join us for a celebration of ancestry at our Teen Genealogy program! Trained library staff will help you navigate our resources so that you can find out who your ancestors were and where they are from in the world!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Learn to Knit and Crochet
Curious about the yarn arts? Come to Knit and Crochet 101 and learn how! Free! All materials will be provided. No experience necessary! Vous êtes curieux au sujet des arts de laine? Venez à Tricot et Crochet 101 et apprenez à le faire! Gratuit! Tous les matériaux seront fournis. Aucune experience réquise! Chaque mardi à 4:00. Tiene curiosidad por las artes de hilo? Venga a la biblioteca aprende a tejer con una o dos agujetas! Gratis! Todos materiales se serán proporcionará. No se requiere…
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Black History TriviaWest New Brighton Library, Main FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Homework Space
Need a spot to work on your Homework? Getting ready for a big test? We got a space for you that will help you get the grade. Check out our homework resources, too! Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Activities Board
Did you ever wish you had a say in what happens at the library? Well now is your chance! Join the Teen Activities Board and help decide what sorts of events the library puts on for teens. Whether you like crafts, comics, manga, movies, gaming, knitting, zines, programming, photography, art, writing, or anything else you can think of, we need you! Join us!
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Anime Club
Do you love reading manga and watching anime? Come to the teen room to discuss your favorite manga and watch your favorite series. Paper and colored pencils will be provided for young adults who want to draw their favorite characters or create their own.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Laptop service for teens 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.
Hunts Point 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.Teen Tech Time
Teens can use the extra computer time to work on homework, do gaming, social media, and/or complete their own personal projects.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m. Teen Talk Tuesdays
Come and discuss current events, school and job readiness, or anything else on your mind.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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