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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, November 28, 2014
10 a.m.Quiet Study RoomClason's Point LibraryAdults,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
1:30 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Movie Time!
Join us for a screening of popular movies at High Bridge Branch Public Library!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Film Friday's
It's Movie time at the Library. Teens come join us for Film Friday's. We will be showing a movie on the big screen for you and your friends to enjoy.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Game On!
Come show your skills on Wii, PS3, and Xbox, every Friday on the big screen.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Lounge
Need more time on the computer to complete homework or any school projects? Or do you simply want to check your email or Facebook? Come join us for Teen Lounge.
West Farms Library, Story Hour RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Yoga
Stay in shape and release stress with yoga! Come in sneakers and comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. *For all ages. First come, first served. ***Limited quantity of mats available. Feel free to bring your own!
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce - Holiday Edition
Celebrate the holidays and time away from school at a special extended Holiday Edition of Teen Time #Game On! 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.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 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)
3:30 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 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Anime Friday
Do you Love anime, manga, or graphic novels? Join us every last Friday of the month to discuss, debate, and watch your favorite. Find out what is trending and learn about what’s new in the anime world.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Board Games
Teens, are you Bored? Play your favorite board games at the Library.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Central Talkies: Citizen Kane
Movies and weekends. They just go together so well, don't they? Come start your weekend off right with a movie in Teen Central. Whether it's a vintage classic from the 1980s, a modern animated masterpiece or the latest YA vampire novel adaptation, we're showing something you'll love! This week we're watching arguably the greatest film of all time, Warner Bros.' 1941 masterpiece Citizen Kane. Caption
Grand Central Library, Teen CentralTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Digital Scavenger Hunt
Treasure hunts or scavenger hunts, we are all familiar with. Add technology and we have a Digital scavenger hunt at our finger tips.
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Wii Time
Stop by the library and play Wii games at the library.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game ON
Please come play the WII games with your friends in the community Room at the Kips Bay branch, you will have fun.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game On!
Wii, Xbox One:Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Kinect and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18.
Mosholu Library, Adult/Young Adult Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Science for Teens
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) programs for youth ages 12 to 18 promote the opportunity to explore the natural world through project-based learning, scientific experiments, and workshops.
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 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)
3:30 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh Cards
Every Thursday & Friday Duel it out ! Come to the branch and play a game of Yu-Gi-Oh Please Note: Players must bring their own cards.
Hunt's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.MAD Libs
Fill in the noun, verb, adjective, etc. and create a hilarious story!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m. Game on @ Morris Park
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!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, November 29, 2014
10 a.m.Super Smash Saturdays @ Grand Central
Do you love Super Smash Brothers as much as we do? Bring your own Nintendo GameCube controller and join other SSB fanatics from around NYC in our weekly day-long tournaments on multiple CRT televisions!
Grand Central Library, Teen CentralTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Knitting Circle
Gather with other knitters and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work on your own creations!
Soundview LibraryAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
10 a.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)
10 a.m.Quiet Study RoomClason's Point LibraryAdults,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
10:15 a.m.Fitness Saturday: Belly Dancing
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in sneakers and comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. *For all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
1 p.m.Movie- Into the Storm
Storm trackers, thrill-seekers, and everyday townspeople document an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes touching down in the town of Silverton. Stars: Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh PG-13; 89 minutes; Warner Brothers
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
1 p.m.Teen Film
11/1: Need for Speed 11/8: Edge of Tomorrow 11/15: Draft Day 11/22: Maleficent 11/29: Step Up: All In
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1:30 p.m.Chess Club at Chatham Square!
Want to learn how to play chess? Already know how to play chess and is interested in competing with somebody? You can do it all here at Chatham Square! Kids and teens can come play chess, interact with other players, learn new skills and have a great time! Hosted by library volunteers and is located on the 1st floor public tables.
Chatham Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Teen Crafts: DIY Jewelry Holder
Create a personalized jewelry holder for your rings, piercings, wristbands, and bracelets!
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Math Tutoring
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Kindergarten through 3rd grades. 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 4th through 8th grades. Pre-registration is required one week before the session starts.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Retro Games @ Sedgwick
It's back to the good old days: join your friends and roll the dice instead of clicking a mouse! Come by for some old fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Monday, December 1, 2014
2:30 p.m.Teen Lounge @Riverside
Come to the library and have fun after a long day at school. Do your homework, meet friends, play video or board games, sneak in a snack or just unwind. Meets from 2:30 pm at the sscond floor community room.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh Battle
Yu-gi-oh is now at the Melrose Library. Bring your decks, bring your trades and start getting ready to duel. Learn the game from other duelist and friends to improve your decks. Find out all about the new forbidden list from the Yu-gi-oh website and upcoming tournaments that are held here. Let the duel battles begin.
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 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 3:30 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 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)
3:30 p.m.Family Chess
Learn to play chess and develop your skills with other players in an informal setting.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Robot 101
Robots, Androids, Mecha! Celebrate that monster machine of our dreams by learning their history, different types, and their importance to our world and future. Using comics and manga drawing and writing, we learn to design and create our own Metal friends... or foes! Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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