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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 29, 2015
11 a.m.Tech Connect
Have a question about your email attachments? Need to know how to configure itunes? How can I upload pictures to facebook? Where can I find a good laptop for basic emailing? Come in and ask at the front desk for tech help. Staff available throughout the day if you need assistance.
High Bridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
11 a.m.Chess for Adults
Interested in Chess? Join us at the Library for some chess and socializing! Knowledge of Chess is not required, but a desire to learn is preferred!
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Saturday Stories
Take a break from the shopping and laundry for some stories and songs at the Library. Meet Story Lady Terre, make some new friends, and go back to the Saturday chores refreshed.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Artist Reception and Exhibit
There will be an opening reception of artwork by artists supported by AHRC New York City from 11 am to 1 pm. The artists include Edward Green, Delvis Sandoval, Krystin Ayala, Jayson Valles, and Horace Stewart. The art will be on view through the month of June.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Saturday Stories
Take a break from the shopping and laundry for some stories and songs at the Library. Meet Story Lady Terre, make some new friends, and go back to the Saturday chores refreshed.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Join Ms. Gomez for a story time in English and Spanish. There will be stories, songs, movement, rhymes, and fun! For ages 18 months - 5 years. First-come, first-served.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Totally Toddlers Story Time
Little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harlem LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Read & Play
Children from birth to 3 years old and caregivers can take part in wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers per session. Space is limited on a first come / first serve basis the day of the program.
City Island LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11 a.m.Community Book Cart
Come browse our community book cart, feel free to take a few to read and share. Consider donating your gently used books to share with friendly neighborhood book lovers.
Morris Park LibraryBook Lovers
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with every Friday morning!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:15 a.m.Searching Bloomberg (limited to first 5)
This hands-on class demonstrates the Bloomberg menu driven system. The class will learn search methods for information on companies, and how to find securities that match investors’ criteria. Also, we will retrieve some market and economic data available on Bloomberg. 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 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
11:30 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Stories, crafts, and play time. Join us for our weekly Preschool Story Time for fun, fun, fun!!
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
11:30 a.m.Arts & Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonTechnology Help Appointments
Make an appointment for a 25 minute technology help session with library staff. Help available in English and Chinese.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonPre-school Playtime
Pre-Schoolers with their parents/caregivers can play with age-appropriate toys and socialize with other Pre-Schoolers in the neighborhood.
Morningside HeightsChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonLunchtime Play!
Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 2:00, the upstairs community room is open for lunchtime play. Toys will be available to play with while you and your little ones eat lunch.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
12 noonCanceled
Email for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, and forwarding messages and attachments.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
12:15 p.m.Lunch Time Knitting Circle
Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Adults
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)
1 p.m.MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
1 p.m.MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Finding a Job Online "Resume Upload / Application Assistance"
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
1:30 p.m.Free Consultation and Blood Pressure ScreeningWakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:45 p.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
2 p.m.Color, Paint & Draw
Draw, paint, and color your own images or coloring pages. This program allows kids to create wonderful pictures, and, more importantly, have fun while doing it. (Please note: this program is not a structured program.) ( Ages: 2-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Color, Paint & Draw
Draw, paint, and color your own images or coloring pages. This program allows kids to create wonderful pictures, and, more importantly, have fun while doing it. (Please note: this program is not a structured program.) ( Ages: 2-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Learn a Language with Mango
Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
2 p.m.MAY FILMS - UNBROKEN
After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Directed by Angelina Jolie. Based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand. 2014, Color, 137 Minutes.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
2 p.m."Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Color, Paint & Draw
Draw, paint, and color your own images or coloring pages. This program allows kids to create wonderful pictures, and, more importantly, have fun while doing it. (Please note: this program is not a structured program.) ( Ages: 2-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Craft Circle
Come with any craft that you do; knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, needlepoint, rubber band bracelets, macrame, lanyards, or whatever else you like to do. We will sit at a table and talk and do our crafts.
Allerton LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Movie Time!
Join us for a screening of popular movies at High Bridge Branch Public Library!
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:15 p.m.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Tech Lounge
Need extra Computer time? Come and enjoy extra computer time, in an Adults only environment, where you can listen to music and bring snacks while you search the web.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Office Open Lab
Took a MS Office class and you need practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your Office questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
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