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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
4:30 p.m. Teen Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Standing Down: Reading and Discussion Groups for Veterans & their families
Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian is a series of reading and discussion groups for veterans. Held in the informal setting of local libraries, it focuses on a special collection of writing by and about men and women who have served in the military and made the transition back into civilian life. Standing Down features works ranging from Homer’s Iliad to personal accounts by members of the United States Armed Forces. The program is open to service members of all eras and is free. Participa…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Searching Beyond Google: Credo Reference
Searching Beyond Google: Credo Reference Provides full-text online access to hundreds of multidisciplinary reference book collections, including art, history, law, medicine, psychology, technology, bilingual dictionaries and encyclopedias. Registration on March 27, 2015 at 1pm.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.E-Book Discussion for Children
Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children's information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
5 p.m.Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quiet time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Dance @NYPL presenting: Estampas de Méjico by Numina Dance
Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Week The Americas, particularly Mexico and South America, have been home to many flamenco artists in the past. These artists have left a legacy whereby they have incorporated songs and music from the Americas in their flamenco repertoire. Numina Flamenco Theatre presents "Estampas Mejicanas", an interpretation of Mexican music, artistic expression and life values through the language of flamenco. Mexico is an extraordinary country whose spirit and artistic heritag…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Heritage Gallery 4th floor Heritage Exhibit Opening & Closing Reception
Heritage Gallery 4th floor Heritage Exhibit Opening & Closing Reception Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center Heritage Gallery 4th floor Heritage Exhibit Opening & Closing Reception Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center/Puerto Rican Heritage Gallery 4th floor on view from March 31-April 29, 2015 Heritage Exhibit Opening Thursday April 2, 2015 6pm Heritage Tour Thursday April 2, 2015 6pm Closing/Reception Wednesday April 29, 2015 6pm
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Thursday, April 30, 2015
9 a.m.Postponed
Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonToddler Play Time
Parents and caregivers can bring their toddler to meet other toddlers in the neighborhood for an afternoon of fun. Educational toys will be provided. For ages 18 to 36 months old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Downloading NYPL eBooks
Electronic books, e-audio books, digital music and video – all available through NYPL’s website! Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Flower Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Friday, May 1, 2015
4 p.m.Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 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…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 2, 2015
11 a.m.Bronx Heroes Comic Con: Women in Comics Convention
Please join us for a fun-filled day - learn about the comic book industry, meet comic book authors/illustrators, and participate in panel discussions and workshops. Also, celebrate Free Comic Book Day (May 2) - get a free comic book while supplies lasts. This event is free and open to all ages. Panel Discussions: 12:00pm to 12:20pm Regine Sawyer introduces Athena Finger for commencement of BXHCC/Lockett Down Productions: Women in Comics Convention 12:30pm to 1:30pm Athena Finger Art…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Sunday, May 3, 2015
1 p.m.Instagram on Ipad
Learn how to take pictures and video, post them to the free service Instagram, and share them with family and friends on social media.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
3:30 p.m.Digital Publication
Learn how to create content and publish it digitally.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Monday, May 4, 2015
12 noonLibrary 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…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 20 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
2 p.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
2 p.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.E-Book Discussion for Children
Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children's information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
6 p.m.Celia Cruz High School's "Full Swing Ahead" and "Sophisticated Ladies" in Concert!
Please join us for an evening of music performed by "Full Swing Ahead" and "Sophisiticated Ladies" Full Swing Ahead is a big band while Sophisiticated Ladies is an all girls band from the Celia Cruz High School of Music
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Thursday, May 7, 2015
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Digital Media Basics - Medios Digitales: Conceptos Básicos (Espanol)
Aprenda todo sobre los medios digitales, como convertir a los diferentes medios, como compatirlos y transmitirlos.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
12 noonToddler Play Time
Parents and caregivers can bring their toddler to meet other toddlers in the neighborhood for an afternoon of fun. Educational toys will be provided. For ages 18 to 36 months old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Computer Technology for Children
Basic computer skills for children. For ages 7 to 12. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Friday, May 8, 2015
2 p.m.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Saturday, May 9, 2015
11 a.m.Family Time
Parents with children are invited to participate in reading aloud and crafts. For ages 3 to 6. Pre-registration required. Limited to 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2:30 p.m.Lincoln Center Screening: Red Hot + Fela LIVE!
Major support for Lincoln Center Local HD is provided by the Oak Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Booth Ferris foundation and the Altman Foundation. The defiant spirit and groove-heavy music of Nigerian firebrand Fela Anikulapo Kuti lives on as Afrobeat icon and Fela’s master drummer Tony Allen teams up with the cinematic dance rockers of Superhuman Happiness and stars of the next generation of Afrofuturist innovators.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Monday, May 11, 2015
2 p.m.Downloading NYPL eBooks
Electronic books, e-audio books, digital music and video – all available through NYPL’s website! Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 20 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
6 p.m.Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
2 p.m. Facebook Básicos
Aprenda acerca de la red social en línea, Facebook.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
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