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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, August 31, 2015
10 a.m.Quiet Study
Quiet Room Use
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
10:30 a.m.Study Buddies!
Are you getting ready for school exams? Preparing for a summer course, looking to complete a school project, or just get advice from other teens who’ve been there, aced that? Come to Battery Park Library’s Teen Study Time! Meet with National Honor Society volunteers and show those tests who’s boss! For ages 12-18.
Battery Park City LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.One on One Resume workshop
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume. Appointments must be made in advance either in person or by phone
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
12 noonTeen 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)
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. Public Eye, the first-ever retrospective survey of photography organized by NYPL, reframes the way we look at photographs from the past by exploring the way in which photography is social. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. The tour is free of charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallAdults,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Japanese Marbling Art (Suminagashi)
Come out and experience an art style from another part of the world!!! Suminagashi is a term in Japanese that means floating ink. See what kind of Suminagashi art you can create! *This is a free program and all materials will be provided*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 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)
2 p.m.Teen Lounge
Come in to get some relaxation time. Socialize with friends, have a light snack, listen to music, and so on. This is your time so use this time to rejuvenate your body mind and spirit.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Monday Afternoon Movie: The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies
A dragon rains his fiery wrath down upon the men, women and children of Laketown. While the Laketown survivors seek shelter, a war starts between Men, the Dwarves, Elves, Wereworms and Orcs. Rated PG-13
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament
Duel with other Yu-Gi-Oh fans at the Library! Bring your cards and your play mat and keep your eye on the prize. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Game On! Xbox 360 @ Parkchester
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Xbox 360 Fridays @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 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 p.m.Movie Mondays
Come watch movies with your friends & be the critic
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 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)
3 p.m. Teen Tech TimePort Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Get the Geek Out: Anime Club!
Come check out some of the newest mangas and view an episode of a popular anime series!
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time.... browse the internet and socialize.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Minecraft Club
Minecraft is a game where you dig (mine) and build (craft) different kinds of 3D blocks within a large world of varying terrains and habitats to explore. Need more time to catch up on your Minecraft building skills? Want to imrove your virtual world? Ask us for a computer pass and set your world apart from your friends. You will need a registered Minecraft account to particpate. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 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. Public Eye, the first-ever retrospective survey of photography organized by NYPL, reframes the way we look at photographs from the past by exploring the way in which photography is social. Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance. The tour is free of 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.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a free hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. Use clay, pipe cleaners, other craft materials, and an iPad to create a stop-motion video like in Coraline or The Boxtrolls. Learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Art Time
Come and draw, sketch and color with us! We'll roll out some supplies, you make the awesome art. We'd even love to display some.
Wakefield 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.Random Club
Draw, learning to crochet/knit, chat with Friends, or discuss what you're reading ... and more!
Tremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Minecraft Tournament
Can’t get enough of playing Minecraft? Do you think you are a good player? Well join the Minecraft Tournament. Every Monday players will compete to become the champion and ultimately win the grand prize.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/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.
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Art Time
Come and draw, sketch, and color with us! We roll out some supplies, you make the awesome art. We'd even love to display some of your work.
Wakefield 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)
10:30 p.m.Teen Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
12 noonTeach Yourself Tech @ Hamilton Grange
Come to the Hamilton Grange Library and use our laptops to teach yourself technology. Whether it's coding, software building, or creating music or videos, you can learn all sorts of technology here! On September 1st & 22nd, we will have a special Code Combat session for anyone who is interested in learning how to code on computers.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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)
2 p.m. Teen Advisory
Let your voice be heard in the 115th Street Branch Library Teen Advisory Group!!!!! whats happening in your world ? what is the hottest book or cd? what programs does the library need ?
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 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)
3 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.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 and Tween Sewing Workshop
Ages 10-17 Registration Required.
Great Kills 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)
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.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time!
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.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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