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Tuesday, May 3, 2016
1 p.m.Tools for Job-Seekers: Explore NYPL.org
With an NYPL library card, you can access powerful career exploration and job search tools, develop your professional skills through Lynda, and attend classes and workshops geared to job-seekers, career changers and entrepreneurs. Join us and see how NYPL can support your professional development.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
3 p.m.Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Day 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own experiences as game players and use that…
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Game On!
Play your favorite game or learn something new!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m. Crafternoon
If you're a teen looking for some creative inspiration, come join us Tuesday afternoons to learn fun, new crafts!
115th Street LibraryTeens/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 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 Tech
Come to our third floor computer lab and use the computers for homework or for fun! Teens Only! Ages 12-18
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Resume Builder/Job Assistance
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.
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.After School Lounge
Come to the library after school for studying and a chance to unwind. Monday through Thursday from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the community room.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game?
Grand Concourse Library, Young Adult RoomTeens/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.Ongoing
Teen Karaoke
Karaoke is Japanese for "empty orchestra." Come fill up Parkchester's community room with your renditions of songs by your favorite artists. We know Parkchester has talent and a love of music. Come share yours and bring your friends! Snacks will be served.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: 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 Space
Hey, teens! Did you know the upstairs conference room is open to teens and teens only, Monday and Tuesday 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)
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.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to pimp your Facebook? Research colleges? Edit video? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. Grades 6 and up.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Be a Game Builder
Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own experiences as game players and use that knowledge in designing and collaborating on your own LEGO® based version of Minecraft. “Play-test” your games with options for adding moving parts using Power Function LEGO® sets. Week 2: Characters In the World of Games- Explore and discuss the importance of characters! In the gaming world, pla…
Inwood LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Programs in a Box is generously supported by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences; the Estate of Mary McConnell Bailey; Carnegie Corporation of New York and the City of Ne…
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/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.Crafternoons: May Days
Bqack by Popular demand its the Carafternoon Series! Come join us as this month for our series of Arts and Crafts activites held in the afternoon. This week we will be bringing back the classics! This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.* Crafternoon 1 (Tuesday, May 3rd): Comic Book Magnets Crafternoon 2 (Wednesday, May 4th): Mother's Day Gift Crafternoon 3 (Thursday, May 5th): Cinco de Mayo Crafternoon 4 (Tuesday, May 10th): Puffy Paint Bracelets Crafte…
Seward Park 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.Mother's Day Craft -Teen and Tweens
Create a picture frame for mother's day. All materials will be provided. Ages 8-17. Registration is required.
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Youth Art Club
Channel your inner artist in this fun afterschool club. Volunteer teacher David will lead free art lessons. The library will provide the art supplies. Bring your creativity!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On!
Open game time: cards, Monopoly, Uno, Dominoes, chess, checkers.
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.Card Game Day
Come join Kingsbridge branch and learn how to play different card games like Yu-gi-oh, Magic the Gathering, Cardfight Vanguard plus many more. Learn from your friends and have fun with the many card games and see which one you like the best.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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.Crafternoon
Teens make assorted arts & crafts, while we supply the materials!
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Crafternoons
Make your own creations. Use clay, markers, paper, and more to create your own unique items. All materials will be provided. 05/03 @ 4 pm: Teen Art Corner: Mother's Day Crafts 05/04 @ 4 pm: Star Wars Origami 05/11 @ 4 pm: Teen Art Corner 05/17 @ 4 pm: Perler Parlor 05/21 @ 3 pm: Teen Art Corner
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Kids and Teen Lab Smash
Need extra computer time? Want to play games online with your friends? Finish homework? Come on in and get 1.5 hours of extra time!
Macomb's Bridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Get Crafty!
Make awesome crafts to take home or show off to your friends!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft Club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Play Minecraft using the library's laptops or Xbox in the Community Room. Ages 7-17
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Minecraft
Can’t get enough Minecraft? Join us in the computer lab for an hour and a half of Minecraft fun. We mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Teens Assemble!
Show your Superhero side. There is a new Marvel moving coming out this month, and we hope you are as excited as we are! Come join other teens as we chat and craft in a cool, casual environment. Make something that shows your superhero side! All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Huguenot Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5:30 p.m.Teen Game Night
Game on! Teens choose from a selection of board and video games (PS4 & Wii U) to play.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
1 p.m.Teen Advisory and Hang Time
Are you a teen looking for somewhere to hang? Come chill in a teen-only space at the library where you can play games, get on a laptop, or just chat with friends. If you've got ideas for how the library can better serve you or there are programs you'd like us to offer here, chime in at Teen Advisory and get your voice heard!
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.TWEEN TAKE OVER
Tweens take over the community room, play games, use our laptops or do homework.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Day 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own experiences as game players and use that…
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/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)
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