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39 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
11 a.m.NYPL TechConnect (Saving and Recovering Data)
There are many benefits to both saving and recovering data. When you save data, be it online or on an external device, it allows you to still have access to your most important files at all times should anything go wrong with your computer. When you restore data, you are restoring data that has been lost, accidentally deleted, corrupted or made inaccessible for some reason. Come find out how to save and restore data so that your most important file(s) can be protected at all times. Sign up at…
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
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
Friday, August 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Rhythms and Rhymes
Come sing, clap and rhyme with us. For children 2 - 5 years of age with adult.
115th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.Teen Tech
Play some Rockband , Smash Brothers, Mario Cart on the Wii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
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)
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
2 p.m.Teen Tech
Play some Rockband , Smash Brothers, Mario Cart on the Wii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/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
Thursday, August 13, 2015
11:30 a.m.Monkey Monkey Music
Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, and stroll in the garden with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande's videos air on PBS stations -Kids 13 and NJTV- in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street and now you can participate in this high energy, fun, interactive show. For children ages 3 to 6 years old with parent/caregiver.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
2 p.m.Teen Tech
Play some Rockband , Smash Brothers, Mario Cart on the Wii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, August 15, 2015
1 p.m. New York’s Equity Library/Piney Fork Theater Presents Pamela Robbins
Free Admission! August 15, 2015 NYPL Alvin Ailey Auditorium @1pm New York Public Library - Alvin Ailey Auditorium 203 West 115th Street (212) 666-9393 Equity Library Theater presents a staged reading of: The Mourners, a play by local writer Pamela Robbins. “82-year-old Isa Brown, an eccentric heiress who has given her staff nothing but trouble, has now died. Who will come to remember her at her memorial?” Runs about 40 minutes. All ages welcome.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
2 p.m.Arts & Craft
Join your friends for craft time !!!!!! All materials will be provided,
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
4 p.m.In Your Dreams
A Summer Reading Celebration. Folktales about dreams big, small, and every thing in between - after the stories, the children will be able to make dream catchers - a Native American craft said to keep away bad dreams. For children ages 6 and older. Presented by Julie Pasqual.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 21, 2015
10:30 a.m.Rhythms and Rhymes
Come sing, clap and rhyme with us. For children 2 - 5 years of age with adult.
115th Street LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Friday Films: Summer of Heroes @ HU 11am
Maleficent As a beautiful young woman of pure heart, Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) has an idyllic life in a forest kingdom. When an invading army threatens the land, Maleficent rises up to become its fiercest protector. However, a terrible betrayal hardens her heart and twists her into a creature bent on revenge. She engages in an epic battle with the invading king's successor, then curses his newborn daughter, Aurora -- realizing only later that the child holds the key to peace in…
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
2 p.m.Teen Tech
Play some Rockband , Smash Brothers, Mario Cart on the Wii!!!!!!! or be the controller playing 360 kinect. If you prefer take some extra time on one of our laptops.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, August 22, 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 26, 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
Friday, August 28, 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
Wednesday, September 9, 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
Wednesday, September 23, 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
Friday, October 2, 2015
3:30 p.m.Philosophy and Children’s Literature
These workshops introduce mainly the great ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle and what they had to say about Friendship, Justice, Right and Wrong, Love, Happiness. Fun discussions are initiated by the teacher on those topics found in selected classic children’s literature and mythology. Kids learn to share their opinions and listen to the others’ opinions. They are encouraged to be inquisitive and to think critically. Many activities, games and art projects are used in or…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
2 p.m.Real Deal Comics
Create a team of heroes of different genders and orientations to inspire empathy and knowledge. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explor different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.Philosophy and Children’s Literature
These workshops introduce mainly the great ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle and what they had to say about Friendship, Justice, Right and Wrong, Love, Happiness. Fun discussions are initiated by the teacher on those topics found in selected classic children’s literature and mythology. Kids learn to share their opinions and listen to the others’ opinions. They are encouraged to be inquisitive and to think critically. Many activities, games and art projects are used in or…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 14, 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.Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explor different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 16, 2015
3:30 p.m.Philosophy and Children’s Literature
These workshops introduce mainly the great ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle and what they had to say about Friendship, Justice, Right and Wrong, Love, Happiness. Fun discussions are initiated by the teacher on those topics found in selected classic children’s literature and mythology. Kids learn to share their opinions and listen to the others’ opinions. They are encouraged to be inquisitive and to think critically. Many activities, games and art projects are used in or…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
4 p.m.Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explor different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 23, 2015
3:30 p.m.Philosophy and Children’s Literature
These workshops introduce mainly the great ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle and what they had to say about Friendship, Justice, Right and Wrong, Love, Happiness. Fun discussions are initiated by the teacher on those topics found in selected classic children’s literature and mythology. Kids learn to share their opinions and listen to the others’ opinions. They are encouraged to be inquisitive and to think critically. Many activities, games and art projects are used in or…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 28, 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.Crazy Chemistry
Crazy Chemistry is designed to introduce and excite you about the nature of the world around them. Make predictions, perform experiments and draw conclusions as they explor different types of solids, liquids and gases. Best for ages 8-12 years. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Philosophy and Children’s Literature
These workshops introduce mainly the great ancient philosophers such as Socrates, Plato and Aristotle and what they had to say about Friendship, Justice, Right and Wrong, Love, Happiness. Fun discussions are initiated by the teacher on those topics found in selected classic children’s literature and mythology. Kids learn to share their opinions and listen to the others’ opinions. They are encouraged to be inquisitive and to think critically. Many activities, games and art projects are used in or…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 4, 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
Wednesday, November 25, 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
Wednesday, December 9, 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
Wednesday, December 23, 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

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