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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
3 p.m.Making A Better World via Arts and Comics
We use basic research skills, graphic design and frank discussions to come up with a fun ad campaign and/or media plan (i.e. comic strip, pamphlets, handout cards or posters) that will teach folks what they need to learn about the world and avoiding life's pitfalls. Presented by Ivan Velez. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Epiphany 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 Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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),
3:30 p.m.Teen and Tween Sewing Workshop
Ages 8-17 Registration Required.
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Superhero Workshop
With the current popularity of Comic Book superheroes in Hollywood now this has created opportunities for our younger generation to be introduced to a forgotten format of reading, such as comic books, graphic novels, and manga to name a few. The “ Superhero Workshop” is a cohesive blend of reading, writing and visual creativity, which reinforces what they are taught in school. Teens will use the Character Creator Sheet as a template to create their Superhero, which includes features ,such as hei…
67th Street 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.Teen Tech
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.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Homework Help for Teens
Need help with your upcoming project? Not sure how to research a topic? Do you have an essay that needs to be proofread? Join us for Homework Help
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m. Teen Advisory Group (TAG)
Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library. Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need? This is a great way to meet new friends and really get involved in what goes on here at the Sedgwick Library. For ages 12-18.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Board Game Battle!
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. For ages 12 to 18.
Mosholu Library, Adult/Young Adult Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Reader's Group
Have a favorite book that you want to share with your friends? Bring it to the Teen Reader’s Group and tell us about it. Write reviews and help create displays in the library. Discover new books recommended by your friends! For ages 12 to 18.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.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.T(w)een Zone: Rock Band
Come rock out with us at the square! Show us your ROCK BAND skills!!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m. Teen Karaoke
Karaoke is Japanese meaning empty orchestra. Come sing along to your favorite artist, even if you sing off key. We know Parkchester has talent, who knows it could be you! The point is to have fun and feel good, bring a freind and enjoy. Lite refreshments will be served.
Parkchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Game Day/ Teen Tech Time
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Space
Hey, teens! Did you know the upstairs community room is open to teens and teens only, Mon through Fri 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)
3:30 p.m.Teen Resume Builder
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.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Tompkins Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Up Cycle It!
Learn how to make accessories like headbands scarves and hats from gently used sweaters. Presented by Jennifer Jacobs. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Fuji Instax Theme-Based Bookmaking Workshop
Students learn to use Fuji Instax cameras and make instant photographs in this theme-based workshop. Each student will make a book and create a story with multiple images and accompanying words. Presented by International Center of Photograph. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Spoken Word 101
Learn how to find your voice by creating original poetry through writing exercises in a safe space where emotional honesty is encouraged. Participants will polish their public performance skills under the guidance of a veteran professional poet. Videos of Slam Poets will be viewed and discussed. Presented by Bobby Gonzalez. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Etch Your Own
Create and take home your own beautiful one of a kind glass piece using stencils and various techniques. We'll demonstrate how to get the look of etched glass without the hassle of etching cream. All materials will be provided. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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.How to Tame a Paper Dragon
Invite good luck into your life with an origami dragon! For ages 12-18.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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 p.m.Crafternoons: Perler Beads
Crafternoon Series: Come out and create different wall art images, keychains or ornaments from freestyle creations to your favorite Anime characters with just beads and an iron! *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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.Word Game Challenge
Exercise your brain by completing some word games at the Hamilton Grange Library! See how fast you can correctly complete a crossword puzzle or a word search, and you may just win a prize! Ages 12-18
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Magic the Gathering
The card game that started it all is here at the Kingsbridge Library. Come learn the basic of Magic the Gathering. Learn the difference between Standard play and Modern play and check out how to play tournament level games. Come check it out to see who will rule the multiverse.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 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)
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,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 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.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.Teen Anime Club
Do you love reading manga and watching anime? Come to the teen room to discuss your favorite manga and watch your favorite series. Paper and colored pencils will be provided for young adults who want to draw their favorite characters or create their own.
High Bridge 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. Teen Talk Tuesdays
Come and discuss current events, school and job readiness, or anything else on your mind.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Homework Space
Need a spot to work on your Homework? Getting ready for a big test? We got a space for you that will help you get the grade. Check out our homework resources, too! Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Art Club
Do you like to draw, paint, and explore the world through creating new projects? Each month, we will explore an art form and medium. All levels of artists welcome. Materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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