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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, July 31, 2015
10 a.m.Fantastic Friday: Super Animal
Check out our weekly themes and come on that day dressed up! Prizes awarded to those who visit us in costume, while supplies last.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
12 noonTeen Film
07/10 @ noon: Batman (Classic Teen Films) 07/11 @ 1 p.m.: Unbroken 07/17 @ noon: The Avengers 07/18 @ 1 p.m.: Beetlejuice (Classic Teen Films) 07/24 @ noon: Spider Man 07/25 @ 1 p.m.: Spare Parts 07/31 @ noon: Jupiter Ascending
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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)
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.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…
Washington Heights 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. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Minecraft Time!
Come explore and create your own world in Minecraft.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Teen Tech
Come in and get free usage of the Library Laptops. you want to do research? You can. You want to game? You can. You want to socialize online? You can. Enjoy your free time on th eLibrary Laptops.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program
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)
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.Wildlife Superheroes - Series
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. Weekly visits by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up-close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind…
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Ongoing
"Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program
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)
2 p.m.Flashback Fridays!!
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)
2:30 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)
3 p.m.Movie Friday
Come and join us. Enjoy some refreshments and watch a movie. Pick up a movie ticket at the teen desk. Space is limited.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 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)
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.Board Game Bonanza
It's back to the good old days. Join your friends and roll the dice. Move pieces by hand instead of with a mouse click. Join us for some old fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/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, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Space
Hang out with friends, listen to music, play games, and complete homework. Teens can bring snacks.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/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.Game On
Show your skills! Play various games on the Wii Gaming System.
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Lounge
Leave the velvet ropes behind, and come hang out with your friends in a casual enviornment. 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! Ages 12-18.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Summer Reading
Please join us in the Community Room with your friends or relatives to play varieties of Board games that we have available for you.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game On! @ 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.TAG
Have ideas about what you'd like to do or see here in your library? Come out to the first meeting of our new Teen Advisory Group and let us know! All participants are eligible for community service credit for attending.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Port Richmond Teen Zone
Come on down to the Port Richmond Library's auditorium and hang out. Listen to music, play some video games, use our laptops, or chat with friends. For ages 10-16.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumTeens/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, AuditoriumTeens/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.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Summer Reading Club Meeting
Meet new friends and check out new books at the Kingsbridge Library's teen summer reading club! Keep track of the books you read on a paper reading log or on the summerreading.org website between June 26 and August 27. The teen summer reading club is open to all students who are in (or who are about to enter) 7th - 12th grade.
Kingsbridge 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)
Saturday, August 1, 2015
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.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)
10:15 a.m.Fitness Saturday
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, 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
11 a.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.Family Movie Matinee: HOME
. Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Teen Film
08/01: MacFarland, USA 08/07: The Dark Knight Rises 08/08: The Seventh Son 08/14: Rock of Ages 08/15: Megamind 08/21: Step Up: All In 08/22: Divergent & Insurgent (Teen Marathon Movies) 08/28: Cesar Chavez 08/29: She's All That (Classic Teen Films Series)
Hamilton Grange Library
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Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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)
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