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Wednesday, April 1, 2015
2 p.m. It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 26th through April 15th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is li…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
2 p.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)
3 p.m.T(w)een Zone: Tech Time
Come on in and use a computer for homework, games, and more!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Tween 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.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to music & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Mosholu 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.Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Teens, this is your chance to speak up! You get to call the shots and tell us what YOU want! This is the first meeting of the West New Brighton Library's Teen Advisory Board. 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.Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't
Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Board Game Afternoon
Board games for all types and all skill levels.
South Beach LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Lounge
Hang out, eat, drink, play games, draw, paint or just chat with friends.Something you want to do? Just let us know. For grades 6 and up.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
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! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Conjunction Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by P. Oliver.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Fun with Bottle Caps
Have fun creating new pieces with bottle caps! Make a magnet, a pushpin, keychain or even a pendant! (Some items may require extra drying time.) For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.History of Comics
Where did Superman come from? Join Ivan Velez for a history of American style comics, from the Yellow Kid and Spiderman to Archie and the Warren Commission to today. Learn how these iconic characters have reflected and influenced American culture and morality. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Chess Competitions: show off your best moves
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.TAG (Teen Advisory Group)
Want to have a voice at your library? Join us for TAG (Teen Advisory Group) on Wednesdays where you will be the first to hear about upcoming programs, help to plan special events, and check out the latest books, CDs, and DVDs. For ages 12 to 18.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Video Game Day
Teen video game is a program for teens that provides a fun and relaxing atmosphere for all teens. Come and join us for this action pack program where you can challenge yourself and others to see who's the best gamer in the world of the Wii and XBOX 360.
Harlem LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Minecraft
Teens and tweens can gather to play Minecraft, talk about Minecraft!
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Post-it Art
Come out and express your unique art skills through post-it art!!!
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech TimeVan Cortlandt LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 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)
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
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.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night
Come meet your fave authors of teen lit! Up tonight: Elizabeth Eulberg, We Can Work it Out Kathryn Holmes, The Distance Between Lost and Found Elisa Ludwig, Pretty Wanted Kass Morgan, The Homecoming Danielle Paige, The Wicked Will Rise Shani Petroff and Darci Manley, Ash Marie Rutkoski, The Winner’s Crime Kieran Scott, What Waits in the Woods Aaron Starmer, The Whisper Nova Ren Suma, The Walls Around Us
Jefferson Market LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 2, 2015
12 noonMovies @ Clasons Point Presents: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
When a kingpin threatens New York City, a group of mutated turtle warriors must emerge from the shadows to protect their home.
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
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)
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 & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more! Teen Time will be cancelled on days when NYC Schools are not in session.
St. Agnes LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 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 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.3DS Club
Calling all gamers!! You got a 3DS? Come in and game with us. Whow off your skills and get shown some skills. Also learn how to get the most out of your 3DS System.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens
Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Game Day @ Morrisania
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!
Morrisania 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.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.Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't
Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Egg Hunt for Teens
Teens are invited to go on a library fun fact egg hunt. Each egg will contain a batch of clues that will lead to a secret surprise.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Movie Time for Teens: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
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.Clasons Point Library Lego Mania
Bring your imagination and join us for 90 minutes of fun with LEGOs! Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the Library. Blocks of various sizes will be provided for children ages 5-11.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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)
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