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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
12 noonTuesday Movie Afternoons @ HU 12pm
Hercules Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord.-IMDb.com Stars: Dwayne Johnson, John Hurt, Ian McShane and Rufus Sewell​ 2014-98 mins
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
1 p.m.Teen Movie
Come in with friends to watch your favorite movie.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Brainpower Hour
Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 2, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time with Stories and Songs
Come sing and dance with us! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers age 6 months - 3 years
115th Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, July 6, 2015
2 p.m.Teen Advisory
Let your voice be heard in the 115th Street 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)
4 p.m.Spelling Bee Tournament!
Compete with your peers every Monday to see who comes out on top! Showcase your spelling prowess with words of many difficulty levels. Prizes for the winner. Best for ages 8 and up.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
3 p.m.Sweet Storage
Create your cupcake shaped storage/gift box from a clay pot. Use it to store jewelry, loose change, or even as a gift box. (Item will need to be held overnight to allow for drying.) Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Brainpower Hour
Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 9, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time with Stories and Songs
Come sing and dance with us! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers age 6 months - 3 years
115th Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, July 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Bricks 4 Kidz
Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Presented by Jimmy Ng. Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, July 11, 2015
12 noonUptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
1 p.m.New York’s Equity Library/Piney Fork Theater 2015 Summer Playwriting Festival New York City
Free Admission! July 11, 2015 NYPL Alvin Ailey Auditorium @1pm New York Public Library - Alvin Ailey Auditorium 203 West 115th Street (212) 666-9393 Happy Ending – Greg Nanni Church Lady - Jeremy Holloway Through Me – Quinton Cockrell Kourtier – Wayne Paul Mattingly That Interspecies Tingle – Dorothea Cahan Beatrix in the Shadows – D Lee Miller Bingo, the Birthday Clown – Daniel Guyton At What Price – Cheryl Navo The Painting – Jim Gordon Driving Herd – Sam Graber…
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Monday, July 13, 2015
4 p.m.Spelling Bee Tournament!
Compete with your peers every Monday to see who comes out on top! Showcase your spelling prowess with words of many difficulty levels. Prizes for the winner. Best for ages 8 and up.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
11 a.m.NYPL TechConnect (Digital Media Basics)
Digital media are any media that can be converted into machine-readable format. Digital media can be created, viewed, distributed, modified and preserved on computers. Some examples of digital media are video, audio, documents and photos. Come find out how beneficial digital media can be to help organize all of your personal and most important files. Sign up at the Information Desk.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
4 p.m.Brainpower Hour
Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 16, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time with Stories and Songs
Come sing and dance with us! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers age 6 months - 3 years
115th Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, July 17, 2015
3 p.m.Offline Gaming
Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, Checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, Chess and more.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 20, 2015
4 p.m.Spelling Bee Tournament!
Compete with your peers every Monday to see who comes out on top! Showcase your spelling prowess with words of many difficulty levels. Prizes for the winner. Best for ages 8 and up.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
12 noonTuesday Movie Afternoons @ HU 12pm
Guardians of the Galaxy A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe.-IMDb.com Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper 2014-121 mins
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
4 p.m.Hands-on!
Learn and explore through simple crafts, experiments or activities based in scientific, mathematic or artistic principles. Great for kids 5 and up.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
4 p.m.Brainpower Hour
Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Be A City Hero!
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series (4 parts) for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or via telephone. Best for ages 6-10.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 23, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time with Stories and Songs
Come sing and dance with us! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers age 6 months - 3 years
115th Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, July 24, 2015
11:30 a.m.eLibrary Hour @ 115th
eLibrary Hour Learn how to use Overdrive and check out library ebooks on your computer, Kindle, Nook and iPad. For a hands on experience, please bring your laptop and eReading devices.
115th Street LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Offline Gaming
Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, Checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, Chess and more.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, July 25, 2015
12 noonUptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
Monday, July 27, 2015
2 p.m.Uno Tournament
Do you think your the best at uno? come in with friends to win extra computer time.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Spelling Bee Tournament!
Compete with your peers every Monday to see who comes out on top! Showcase your spelling prowess with words of many difficulty levels. Prizes for the winner. Best for ages 8 and up.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
4 p.m.Hands-on!
Learn and explore through simple crafts, experiments or activities based in scientific, mathematic or artistic principles. Great for kids 5 and up.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
4 p.m.Brainpower Hour
Take it offline and do homework, study, play board games, memory games, read, write, or draw and recharge your mind!
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Be A City Hero!
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series (4 parts) for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or via telephone. Best for ages 6-10.
115th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 30, 2015
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time with Stories and Songs
Come sing and dance with us! For babies, toddlers and preschoolers age 6 months - 3 years
115th Street LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, July 31, 2015
3 p.m.Offline Gaming
Take your game play offline with classics like Sorry!, Checkers, Spill and Spell, Jenga, Uno, Chess and more.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
3 p.m.You've Been Framed
Decorate your own wooden picture frame! Learn and see different methods of turning a plain picture frame into your own functional and personal work of art. Create for yourself or give it as a gift. (Items will need to be held overnight to allow for proper drying.) Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Be A City Hero!
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series (4 parts) for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or via telephone. Best for ages 6-10.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 8, 2015
12 noonUptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
4 p.m.Be A City Hero!
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series (4 parts) for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or via telephone. Best for ages 6-10.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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