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Monday, August 3, 2015
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)
11 a.m.One 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"Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Teen Cafe
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, ipod, check out a laptop and browse the internet. Play videogames on the Wii, PS3 or PS 4! Ages 12 - 18
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Personalized Visors
Tired of the sun blinding your view?? Come out and make your own personalized visor and show off your unique sense of style. *This is a free program and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Teen Lounge
Come in to get some relaxation time. Socialize with friends, have a light snack, listen to music and so on. This is your time so use this time to rejuvenate your body mind and spirit.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Design Your Own Pencil Case
It's not too soon to prepare for school. Decorate a pencil case to hold your pencils, pens, erasers, and other school supplies. All materials will be provided. For ages 12-18
Hunts Point 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)
2:30 p.m.Science of Superheroes!
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Registration is required.
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Tech TimeMelrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.A Better World
We use basic research skills, graphic design and frank discussions to come up with a fun ad campaign and/or media plan (i.e. comic strip, pamphlets, handout cards or posters) that will teach folks what they need to learn about the world and avoiding life's pitfalls. Presented by Ivan Velez For ages 12 to 18 years old.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m. Teen Tech TimePort Richmond LibraryTeens/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 of charge.
Edenwald 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.Superhero Canvas Art
Collage a canvas reusing comic books and turn your favorite superheros into one of a kind pieces of art. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. program runs for 4 consecutive Mondays from July 13th to August 3rd.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Takeover
The library is yours! Play games, challenge your friends in a video game competition, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves. TEENS
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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)
4 p.m.Teen Catapult Workshop and Challenge
Teens, learn the physics behind catapult construction, build your own catapult and enter our catapult challenge to win a prize
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Art Time
Come and draw, sketch and color with us! We'll roll out some supplies, you make the awesome art. We'd even love to display some.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game On!
Play your favorite board or card games or learn something new!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Tween/Tween Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library using the X-Box system.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Teen Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Teen Movie Night
It's movie time at the Library! Teens (ages 12-18) come join us for the Featured Film. Bring a friend and enjoy your favorite movies on the big screen.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.Financial Aid and College Choice Resources
Financial aid and college choice resources (in English): An Education Program Specialist from the U.S. Department of Education will lead a workshop on federal resources available to help students and families make wise decisions about career and higher education options. The workshop, designed for young adults and their families, will also cover federal financial aid resources and how to apply for them. These workshops will take place in the 2nd floor classroom of the Mid-Manhattan Library, 4…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
12 noonKids Read A-Loud
Get your reading on at the library! Bring your favorite book to share with old and new friends as we read aloud and share stories with each other. You'll also be able to get book recommendations from your librarian to help keep a summer reading goal of reading for at least 20 minutes each day!
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Urban Comics
Kawaii not cutting it for you? Learn how to draw street style with Ivan Velez. Bring your characters to life in your very own gritty comic. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 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)
1 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 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…
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Chinese Paper Lanterns
Come on out and join us as we create our chinese inspired craft by making our own Chinese Lanters. *This program is free of charge and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Minecraft Club
Join us for our monthly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
2 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)
3 p.m.From the Neck Up
Working with either partners or alone, you'll create miniature busts using fire or self-hardening clay. Facial studies help students with the formation and placement of features. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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