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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
1:30 p.m.Free Tutoring on Mondays & Wednesdays
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 from 1:30- 3:30 pm and Wednesdays 2:00- 4:00 pm
Clason's Point Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Children,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Teen Club
Teens ages 12-18 come join us for Teen Club! Spend some time after school at your favotite Library, where you can: discuss anime draw play games make friends become involved with card strategy games or even do homework!
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m. Teen Tech
Play some Rockband, SmashBrothers or Mario Cart on the Wiii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Tutoring
Could you use some help on a school assignment? Big test coming up? Volunteers from New York University are here to help students in grades 5-12 achieve their best.
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.T.A.G.
Teen Advisory Group
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Teen Lounge
Play games, socialize, have book discussions or just relax.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Countee Cullen Teen Tech Time
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework!
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/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.Web Wednesdays
We are all online. Come share what you found online and learn about some new tools too!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Thanksgiving Day Craft
A craft in the spirit of Thanksgiving.
South Beach LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
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.Family Scrabble @ Soundview
Come join us for a fun afternoon of Scrabble!
Soundview LibraryAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game on @ Melrose
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!
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 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 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island 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.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 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Game On! @ Parkchester
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Movie Night: The New World
STARRING – Colin Farrell, Q'Orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer, & Christian Bale DIRECTOR – Terrence Malick; 135 Minutes; PG-13 The New World is an epic dramatization of Pocahontas' relationships with John Smith and John Rolfe. Age 13 and up
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Learn to play the Guitar.
Beginners Guitar lessons and instruction @ the Library. You must bring your own guitar. All teens welcome!!!!
Mott Haven LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Animation Workshop: Creating & Animating the Setting & Final Production
Join us in the final workshop of creating the setting and incorporating the characters for the final animation. Please register beforehand through phone or in person.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game On
Are you good at video games,? Can you frag enemies for a 10 or better streak? Can you solve puzzles almost instantaneously? Are just plain unbeatable? Come on in and show off your skill in Game On.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Visions of Tile
Artists create imaginative relief by carving, drawing, and making impressions in clay. In this workshop, you'll explore the possibilities using tools, stamps, shells, cookie cutters and other non traditional tools. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Kips Bay LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Open Lab
Help with academic, technical & professional questions.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.TAG, you’re it!
Want to have a say in what's going on at YOUR library? Want to help plan awesome events like the Anti-Prom? Want a chance to earn community service hours from your school? Want to have fun with your friends? Then join the West Farms Library Teen Advisory Group (TAG)! Snacks will be provided to fuel your thinking!
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m. Game On @ Jerome Park
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!
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/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.Stop Motion Animation
Stop-motion animation is an arduous art form that requires the painstaking manipulation of objects in small increments to give them the illusion of movement. It has gotten a bit easier with the rise of digital film technology and computer-generated effects, but stop-motion-animated films are still a labor of love for filmmakers. As long as you're keen, this makes a fantastic hobby!
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
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)
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)
11:15 p.m.Warrior University
Calling all Teens 15 years old and over determined to succeed in life. Are you ready to develop mental tools that will transfor your life? Are you prepared to discover and bring forth the power that lives within you? Are you ready to create limitless possibilities for your life? Are you ready to become a shining star and guiding light in your family and community? Are you built for responsibility, success and leadership? Build a stronger you; manage your life in a positive and meaningful w…
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 27, 2014
3:30 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 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
City Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Movie Time for Teens: Godzilla (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.Teen Tech
Teen Tech is a program for Teenagers used to promote technical know-how and computer usage in our digital world.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Mosholu Scholars AcademyMosholu LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Friday, November 28, 2014
10 a.m.Quiet Study RoomClason's Point LibraryAdults,
Teachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Teachers
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