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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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30 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 22, 2015
11 a.m.Story Time
Story time for the whole family.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Chess
Challenge someone in a game of chess.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Space
Hang out with friends, listen to music, play games, and complete homework. Teens can bring snacks.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 23, 2015
12 noonMovie Time
Watch featured films in the library.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
3 p.m.Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, May 25, 2015
4 p.m.KidsLearn@NYPL
Learn about how to use the computer, the NYPL catalog, other available online resources for kids.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Gaming
Play fun games using the Wii system.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
4 p.m.Trivia Time
Have fun with riddles, word puzzles, and etc.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Art Studio
Draw manga, graffiti, or freestyle! It's your choice. All materials will be provided; you just bring your creativity!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
2 p.m.Italian Gaming
Italian card games for adults and seniors.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Second FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Weird Science
Regular science class can be BORING, but weird science it’s, well, weird, and weird can be INTERESTING! Be a scientist for a day and conduct wacky experiments!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 28, 2015
11 a.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
4 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Arts & Crafts
Weekly arts and crafts!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
5 p.m.Study Hour
Come to the library where you can work on your homework in a quiet study area.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, May 29, 2015
11 a.m.Story Time
Story time for the whole family.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Chess
Challenge someone in a game of chess.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Space
Hang out with friends, listen to music, play games, and complete homework. Teens can bring snacks.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 30, 2015
12 noonMovie Time
Watch featured films in the library.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Italian Gaming
Italian card games for adults and seniors.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Second FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Board Games
Play chess, checkers, monopoly, and more.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 8, 2015
4 p.m.Get Real! Love and Relationships
Got questions about getting the right boy or girl for you? When should you start dating? How do you know if it's true love? What happens when the relationship gets rough? Our dating guru, Lesley Moody, can help you out! For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
4 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Interview Follow-up and Negotiation
You’ve had your first interview and you want the job. Now what? Are you waiting for their call? Have you decided how you’ll respond if they do call? It’s time to take control of the next step. In this workshop we will discuss how to: follow up with each interviewer (by phone, email and letter), identify YOUR compensation requirements, answer the ‘salary’ question, lead negotiations in your favor, and how to accept AND decline an offer. In order to get the most out of our tips and strategies, liv…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
5 p.m.Interview Follow-up and Negotiation
You’ve had your first interview and you want the job. Now what? Are you waiting for their call? Have you decided how you’ll respond if they do call? It’s time to take control of the next step. In this workshop we will discuss how to: follow up with each interviewer (by phone, email and letter), identify YOUR compensation requirements, answer the ‘salary’ question, lead negotiations in your favor, and how to accept AND decline an offer. In order to get the most out of our tips and strategies, liv…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
Monday, June 15, 2015
4 p.m.Real Deal Comics
A basic course of the different types of gender and sexual orientation. We create art and characters of different genders and orientations to inspire empathy and practical knowledge. We give the teens what we know about sexuality in a safe environment... basic lessons on gender, diversity, and orientation, and how to treat people who are different with respect. Then they are asked to create a team of heroes that are interesting in their gender diversity as well as their orientation. Recommended…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
4 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 18, 2015
4 p.m.The Super Hero in All of Us
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Presto Pete, Incredulous Chris and the audience perform a number of feats similar to the fictional superheroes we all know and love, and at the same time impart important lessons on how these fictional characters can become real life inspirations. For children of all ages.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 25, 2015
4 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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