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19 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, May 27, 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 / Fun with Math
Measure your head circumference, feet and height. Are you in proportion? Measure your friends too! For ages 5 -12
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
115th Street Libary, Alvin Ailey Community Room Come and Join the Harlem Heights Book Discussion Group! Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Wild Stars Seeking Midnight Sun by J. California Cooper 5:30pm-6:30pm
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomBook Lovers
Thursday, May 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Fun Time for Little Folks
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, May 29, 2015
3 p.m.Board Games/ Word Games
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, May 30, 2015
3 p.m.A CONVO WITH LOCAL AUTHOR Pia Padukone
Author Pia Padukone originally wrote the first section of Where Earth Meets Water as a short story. She felt there was more to the characters that she wanted to explore, so she kept writing to see where the story took her. She believes that every story has an autobiographical influence, and Where Earth Meets Water was no exception. The book was inspired by her own realization of how marginally she has escaped tragedy. The last day of her summer job in Tower 1 of the World Trade Center was just…
115th Street LibraryBook Lovers
Thursday, June 4, 2015
11:30 a.m.New York City Kids!
Music for Aardvarks is a refreshing alternative to the traditional music class for kids. The program was created in 1997 in Brooklyn, NY by rock musician/composer and father of three, David Weinstone. Music for Aardvarks is distinct from other children's music programs in that all classes are based around Mr. Weinstone's original songs, rhythms, and chants. With influences of rock, blues, ballads, folk, jazz and pop, Aardvark songs uniquely reflect and celebrate the lives of children growing up…
115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wednesday, June 10, 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.So Fresh and So Clean
Make your own deodorant and body wash while learning about personal hygiene. You would never have guessed how easy it is to make your own body products! For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Jailin Acevedo.
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Build-A-Hero
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Listen to stories of heroes and heroines then create one of your own. Presented by Robin Bady for children ages 6 and older.
115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
11 a.m.NYPL TechConnect (Windows 8 Basics)
Windows 8 is a personal computer operating system developed by Microsoft as part of the Windows family of operating systems. It is the predecessor of Windows 7. Windows 8 introduced major changes to the operating system's platform and user interface to improve its user experience on tablets so Windows could compete with other mobile operating systems including Android and IOS. Come find out how to operate and navigate Windows 8 for your PC. Sign up at the Information Desk.
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 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
5:30 p.m.HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
115th Street Libary, Alvin Ailey Community Room Come and Join the Harlem Heights Book Discussion Group! Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - Sold by Patricia McCormick 5:30pm-6:30pm
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomBook Lovers
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 8, 2015
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)
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
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
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
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
12 noonTuesday Movie Afternoons @ HU 12pm
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