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January 26, 2015: Due to severe weather, all NYPL locations will close at 5 pm. Today's after-school programming has been canceled.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, January 26, 2015
1:30 p.m.Free Tutoring
Free tutoring for kids (homework, class work, tests), teens (homework, class work, tests), adults (civil service exams, professional tests, college tests). Ask the staff at the public service desk where you can find the tutor. Mondays & Thursdays from 1:30- 3:30 pm
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
2 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,card or board games, sneak in a snack or just unwind. From 2- 5:00 p.m.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Takeover
The library is yours! Play board games, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Morningside HeightsTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Monday Afternoon Movie- Guardians of the Galaxy
A group of outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villian who seeks the ultimate power by obtaining a precious stone. This stone has incredible powers and the Guardians of the Galaxy must race through the sky to retrieve it and save the world. Rated PG-13
Hunt's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.iPad Time for TeensWest Farms Library, Story Hour RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Board Gaming!
Board Gaming at High Bridge Public Library where Teenagers can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Bingo, Connect 4, and Mancala!!!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.SAT Verbal/Writing
Overview of the verbal and writing sections of the SAT. Review ways to improve your score while doing practice problems and learning new strategies.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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.Teen Study Afternoon
Hang out in our community room for a quieter area to study, read, and focus.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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.Board Gaming!High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Chess for Everyone!
Come and learn or develop your strategies in the game. All materials will be provided.
Westchester Square LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 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. Play the X-box and Wii or board games or cards. Grades 6 and up.
Pelham Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Do you feel like there isn't enough time for socializiing while on a computer? Do you sometimes need help with research or school projects that involve using a computer.? Do you just want to surf the net or play a computer game .or two? Show up to Teen Tech where the Library Laptops are open just for Teens.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Do you feel like there isn't enough time for socializiing while on a computer? Do you sometimes need help with research or school projects that involve using a computer.? Do you just want to surf the net or play a computer game .or two? Show up to Teen Tech where the Library Laptops are open just for Teens.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen 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. TEENS
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Making Comics 101
A rundown on today's comics industry and what you need to get a comic book made. Basic character design, themes, targeting audiences, genres, scripting , writing, drawing, inking and printing will be touched upon as teens create their own premise and story 'bible' en route to creating their very own comic! Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Countee Cullen LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Get hands on experience volunteering for the Library while earning community hours.
Mariners Harbor LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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)
4 p.m.Random Club
Drawing, Learning to Crochet/Knit, Chat with Friends, or Discuss what we're reading, etc...
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quiet time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Tween/Tween Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library using the X-Box system.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5:30 p.m.NYPL Arcade
Come and participate in a video game discussion. Play the game and then talk about different aspects of it. How were the graphics? Was the storyline interesting? What sorts of characters were missing or should be taken out? It will be entertaining and thought provoking all at once!
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Circle
Meet other teens who share your interest in Yu-Gi-Oh! Swap gameplay tips and tricks, share deck-building strategy, and challenge each other to duels*. New players are welcome and encouraged to come and learn from veteran players! The circle will be held monthly on the 3rd Monday of the month. *Yu-Gi-Oh Cards are not supplied by the library. Participants should bring their own deck in order to play. Players without cards are free to watch and learn the ropes.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Postponed
Town Hall Discussion on Police & Community
Join your fellow community members and Susan Shah from the Vera Institute of Justice at the St. George Library Center to discuss police and community relations in New York City and beyond. This Town Hall is designed to provide a safe, supportive space for conversation and reaction to events affecting our city. Adults and teens are welcome.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
6:30 p.m.Game Night
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our Wii games and/or the Xbox One games. Take part in our tournaments!
Mosholu LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
10:30 a.m.Computer Open Lab: Get your questions answered.
Are you having trouble with your email or searching the internet? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter? Need help with a computer? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Allerton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
3 p.m.Tween Zone: Tech Time
Stop by and use a computer for homework, games, and more!
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 & 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.Teen Takeover
The library is yours! Play board games, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.
Morningside HeightsTeens/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.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. 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.Finding Rosie
As millions of American men left our shores to fight overseas, our nation’s women took up the call to fill the gaps that were left behind. The Intrepid Museum educators will help you interpret the poster art used to motivate women to keep our home front thriving during World War II. Presented by Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Nintendo Wii!
Get Your Game On!!! at the High Bridge Public Library. Teenagers from 7th grade to 12th grade participate in playing Nintendo Wii!!!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Tuesday Teen Take Over
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!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Checkmate Chess with Ramon Hernandez
Are you a chess champion? 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. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
With digita; technology it is now faster, cheaper and easier than ever to make your own animated video sequences with stop motion animation. Learn how to use iMovie to create your own mini movie. This workshop is 5 sessions and it is recommended that students attend all 5 sessions. Pre-registration is required by calling the St George Library at 718-442-8560 or registering in person. All materials will be provided.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Board Games
We'll be giving all of the digital stuff a break here. We'll take it back to a time where rollling a die or moving a piece or placing a card is required. We'll be playing Board Games of all sorts here.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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