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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 noonComic Culture!
Learn to make comics and manga. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/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)
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)
3:30 p.m.Thursdays at M'berg: Art Hour--SPECIAL GUEST
Make a one-of-a-kind creation with opportunity to be featured on NYPL blog. All materials provided. SPECIAL GUEST THIS MONTH: Beadtastic- Tired of the same old beads? Learn how to make your own fuzzy and fabulous beads from fabric. All materials provided. Presented by Pamela Isaac. Join us each Thursday (3:30/4-5pm) for TEENS ONLY programs. This program series, "Thursdays at M'berg" will feature a range of activities and topics.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Wii are TAG
Join our Teen Advisory Group to plan some awesome events for the summer with our amazing volunteers. Then we break out the Wii, and dance ourselves silly with Just Dance or get fierce competition in Smash Brothers Brawl. See you there!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Wii GamingVan Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game on @ Sedgwick
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the Library.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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. Presented by Pamela Isaac. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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…
125th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Roosevelt Island Anime Club
Do you love Anime and Japanese culture? Do you know little to nothing about it, but want to learn? If so, join us at the Roosevelt Island Library every Thursday at 4pm. The anime club will discuss anime, manga, and the influence of Japanese culture in America. Also, if you’re looking to discover something new or bask in the wonderful nostalgia of past anime/manga that you grew up with, this is the place for you!! Please note: Programs are subject to cancellation.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
What’s happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie or CD right now? What programs does the library need? Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Wii / Board Games
Get your came on at the Edenwald Public Library! Teenagers from 7th grade to 12th grade participate in playing Nintendo Wii. If Wii is not your thing, then come play classic board games with your friends.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Karaoke/Open Mic
Sing loud, sing proud, or just listen to your friends sound silly. Come sing your favorite songs or perform your own originals.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Charades Hour
Play a game of Charades with friends!
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 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)
4:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group (TAG Meeting)
The Teen Advisory Group or, TAG Meeting, is a chance for teens to come in and talk about some of the programming they would like to see held within the library. For Ages 10-16
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Ongoing
Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
6 p.m.Chess Club
Join us for the Chess Club for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level at Countee Cullen Library. Challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess activities are for all ages.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Friday, July 3, 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)
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)
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.Canceled
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! 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)
Monday, July 6, 2015
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"
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)
2 p.m.Tween/Teen Summer Reading Meeting
For those who joined the Summer Reading Program: Come with your Summer Reading booklist and get prizes and goodies for the books you have been reading.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Game On
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!
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Comic Strip Bookmarks
Join us as we create our own comic strip bookmarks and let your bookmark tell a story within a story!! *This is a free program and all materials will be provided*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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