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Saturday, February 6, 2016
10 a.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. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10 a.m.Soundview Knitting Circle
Gather with other knitters and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work on your own creations!
Soundview LibraryAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
10:15 a.m.Fitness Saturday
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, and bring a water bottle. For all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
11 a.m.Gaming for Teens
Play On! Take a turn and play on our PS 4 or Wii U....
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Teen Film
02/06 @ 1 pm: Clueless (Teen Classic Film Series) 02/13 @ 1 pm: Jem and the Holograms 02/20 @ 1 pm: Minions (Teen Animated Series) 02/27 @ 12 pm: Skyfall & Spectre (Teen Marathon Series)
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Chess Club for Tweens and Teens
Are you a tween or teen who loves chess? Or are you a tween or teen who loves chess and wants to learn how to play better? Or are you a tween or teen who does not play chess but wants to learn? Come to our Tween and Teen Chess Club! We meet every Saturday, from 1pm to 3pm, on the 1st Floor of the Chatham Square Library. An experienced chess player will be present every week to provide assistance. We hope to see you there! And if you have questions, please call us at 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
2 p.m.Unplugged!
Board Gaming at West Farms Library where Teens can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Bingo, and more!!!
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Bill Richmond (1763-1829): First Black Sports Superstar
Staten Island OutLOUD kicks off our Black History Month events, featuring a new biography, Richmond Unchained, about the first Black sports superstar, the boxer Bill Richmond, born in slavery on Staten Island in 1763. He won his freedom as a boy, and moved to England to learn the cabinet-making trade, then became one of the most celebrated bare-knuckle boxers of his time. This event is good for all ages, and is of special interest to sports fans, as well as to all who care about Black History…
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
2:30 p.m.Retro Games @ Sedgwick
It's back to the good old days: Families are invited to roll the dice instead of clicking a mouse! Come by for some old-fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Hangout
Teens, take over our community room! Come play video games, board games, table top games, use our laptops or just hang out with friends.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sunday, February 7, 2016
1 p.m.Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework? Study zone is the place for you! Laptops with extended time are available to teens to complete papers, projects, test prep and resumes. Library staff are also available to provide study strategies and research help.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, February 8, 2016
2 p.m.Teen Movie
Come in with friends and watch your favorite movies.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Cafe
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse the Internet. Play videogames on the Wii U, PS3 or PS 4! Ages 12 - 18.
New Dorp Library
Array
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.Learn to Code using Hour of Code
The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. One-hour tutorials are available in over 30 languages. No experience needed!
West Farms Library, Story Hour RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Creative Carnival at Morrisania
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the f…
Morrisania 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),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 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.Lunar New Year Storytime & Craft
Join us! We’re celebrating the Year of the Monkey with fun stories and crafts at the Riverside Library. We'll supply the materials, you bring the creativity!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.The Maze
Teens! Come to the Hamilton Grange Library to test you maze-solving skills! We're setting up a maze in the 3rd Floors Plastic Bubble. Can you find your way out of it?
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Checkmate Chess!
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.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Game On!
Come in and test your gaming skills against the library staff and your peers, while playing games such as Super Smash Brothers and Mario Kart.
Van Cortlandt 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.) Presented by Jailin Acevedo. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Teens can use the extra computer time to work on homework, do gaming, social media, and/or complete their own personal projects.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! Feb 1 & 4 Open Computer Lab Feb 8 & 11 Treasure Dive Tournament + Prizes Feb 18 Gaming Feb 22 & 25 Code Club Feb 29 Open Computer Lab
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Writing Lab
Work through the process of writing from brainstorming to final rough drafts with library staff and fellow teens. Come in to discover your voice and the value of writing. This is a great opportunity to get to meet and support your fellow writers. Please note: 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.Game On!
Play your favorite board or card games or learn something new!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/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. Mondays and Wednesdays at 4:00 PM TEENS
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Minecraft Tournament
Can't get enough of Minecraft? You're in luck! Come join us for a tournament every Monday!
Grand Concourse LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Black History Month Writing Contest
Write a two-page essay on a well-known African American historical figure. Explain his or her significance to the history of the United States. Best essay will receive a prize. A winner will be announced on the last Monday of February @ 4:00 PM. Registration is required. Call 212-491-2070 or visit the information desk in Teen Space.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Screenwriting Workshop
Dig telling your own stories? Ever watched something and thought "I would've done this differently?" We'll go over some of the basics of writing for the stage in this workshop, preparing to create our own short films.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game On! Gaming for Teens and Kids
Have you got gaming moves? We've got two Wii's and a PS3, and we want YOU to show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Who knows, you might make new friends, too! Also board games (chess, checkers, Connect Four, etc.). And if you are a beginner, we can help get you started!
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.What Do You Want?
Hey Teens! Have a suggestion? Questions? Concerns? Let us know! Nothing too big or small to share. We're listening.
Morrisania LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 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! Or get help doing homework.
Tremont 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)
5 p.m.Teen Cafe
Come join us for fun on the Hamilton Grange Teen Floor! Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, (to eat in designated areas!) homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse the Internet. Play videogames on the PS3 ! Ages 12 - 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Teens, come explore technology and learn something new about the websites and apps you already use in your everyday life! Join us every Monday at 5 p.m. Ages 12-18.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
5 p.m.Teen Trivia: Valentine's Day
Are you a know-it-all? Bring some friends and compete for prizes in our trivia competition.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Yu-Gi-Oh Cards
Duel it out ! Come to the branch and play a game of Yu-Gi-Oh. Please Note: Players must bring their own cards.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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