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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Favorite Stories by African-American Authors
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2016 — Favorite Stories by African-American Authors Wednesday, February 3, 1:00 pm Wednesday, February 10, 7:00 pm Marigolds by Eugenia W. Collier Old Miss Lottie lived in a ramshackle shanty in rural Maryland. Times were hard in the Depression, and the only thing of beauty in her life was the bed of marigolds in her dusty yard. New Directions, Complaining, and Africa by Maya Angelou In these three e…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Thursday, February 11, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet, obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail o aprender como usar tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, o Nook, puede llamar a la biblioteca y preguntar por Caroline. Para las clases privadas tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases duran una hora. Tenemos clases privadas por la mañana y por la tarde. Elija la hora y el dia que usted quiere tomar las clases privadas. Do you need help with the internet or your need an em…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonComputer Lab
At the 96th Street Library Computer Lab our tech volunteers can assist you with almost any computer topic you want to learn. Topics include computer basics, Microsoft Word, online shopping, email, downloading eBooks, resume assistance, Facebook, phone apps and more! Students are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet device. If you can't bring yours, we will lend you one for the duration of the class. ** Space is limited and sign-up is required. Late arrivals may be turned away, so pl…
96th Street LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen Computer Lab @ 125th Street Branch
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or Gmail? Bring your technology questions to this Open Lab and get one-on-one assistance!
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, February 12, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
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)
Saturday, February 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and Twitter, email or formatting a resume. It's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one-on-one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Monday, February 15, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab 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! (10:00am-2:00pm)
Soundview LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet, obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail o aprender como usar tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, o Nook, puede llamar a la biblioteca y preguntar por Caroline. Para las clases privadas tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases duran una hora. Tenemos clases privadas por la mañana y por la tarde. Elija la hora y el dia que usted quiere tomar las clases privadas. Do you need help with the internet or your need an em…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Basic Computer Class
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know hoaw to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some asssistance. Come and learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
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.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)
6 p.m.Changing the Literary Landscape: POC in Publishing
Join us for a conversation about the state of equity and diversity in the publishing industry, with editors Lisa Lucas (Guernica), Ram Devineni (Rattapallax), Laura Pegram (Kweli), and moderated by Clarence Reynolds (Director, Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY). RSVP on Facebook Featured Panelists: Clarence V. Reynolds is Director at the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY, in Brooklyn, New York, and editor Killens Review of Arts & Let…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, DeWitt Wallace Periodical RoomAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab 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! (10:00am-2:00pm)
Soundview LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Adult Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to electrify your Facebook page? Watch YouTube videos? Want private quiet time to use the computer, Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. No library card required, and you can make five free prints (during tech time only).
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
1 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Favorite Stories by African-American Authors
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2016 — Favorite Stories by African-American Authors Wednesday, February 17, 1:00 pm Monday, February 22, 7:00 pm Mama’s Missionary Money by Chester Himes When Lemuel “accidentally” found the old black purse in his Mama’s dresser drawer, it was filled with quarters, dimes, nickels, and even a few dollar bills. He only took a quarter the first time. He knew Mama would find out eventually. It was just a q…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
1 p.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Sign up for a 1 hour session of one-on-one computer tutoring with a qualified volunteer. Get help with the basics or more advanced questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter - it's all about you! Bring your laptop if you have one. Call the branch or come in to sign up. Held in the 2nd floor program room. Thanks to New York Cares for their help!
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
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)
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet, obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail o aprender como usar tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, o Nook, puede llamar a la biblioteca y preguntar por Caroline. Para las clases privadas tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases duran una hora. Tenemos clases privadas por la mañana y por la tarde. Elija la hora y el dia que usted quiere tomar las clases privadas. Do you need help with the internet or your need an em…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet, obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail o aprender como usar tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, o Nook, puede llamar a la biblioteca y preguntar por Caroline. Para las clases privadas tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases duran una hora. Tenemos clases privadas por la mañana y por la tarde. Elija la hora y el dia que usted quiere tomar las clases privadas. Do you need help with the internet or your need an em…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen Computer Lab @ 125th Street Branch
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or Gmail? Bring your technology questions to this Open Lab and get one-on-one assistance!
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
2 p.m.Intro to Social Media
To learn about social media such as: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Bring your questions!!
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! The…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, February 19, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
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)
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and Twitter, email or formatting a resume. It's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one-on-one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
1 p.m.Creating and Maximizing Your Social Media Presence for Artists and Writers
A 90-minute workshop covering the nuts and bolts of crafting a viable, professional social media presence (focusing on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google+*), including the long-term strategy to put your brand new presence to work! Almost everyone knows, vaguely, that they should be on Twitter, most of us have a Facebook page, many of us are on LinkedIn...but how could these websites truly help one’s career? Who has the time or patience to learn, and what’s the point anyway? My workshop allow…
Columbus LibraryAdults
Monday, February 22, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab - Computer Basics
Need basic computer skills? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Facebook? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tompkins Square Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
West Farms LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Adult Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to electrify your Facebook page? Watch YouTube videos? Want private quiet time to use the computer, Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. No library card required, and you can make five free prints (during tech time only).
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
1:15 p.m.Facebook for Business for Beginners
This class is intended for active users of Facebook in its social media capacity. We will discuss the creation of a Facebook page for your business/organization, posting, etiquette, editing/maintenance, marketing and usage statistics. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
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)
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Favorite Stories by African-American Authors
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! February 2016 — Favorite Stories by African-American Authors Wednesday, February 17, 1:00 pm Monday, February 22, 7:00 pm Mama’s Missionary Money by Chester Himes When Lemuel “accidentally” found the old black purse in his Mama’s dresser drawer, it was filled with quarters, dimes, nickels, and even a few dollar bills. He only took a quarter the first time. He knew Mama would find out eventually. It was just a q…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
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