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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, July 6, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
3 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Film Day
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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
2 p.m.Girls Circle Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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, July 8, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Law Help
Learn how to find legal aid in your area, prepare for court, and more with this awesome database!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
2:30 p.m.Get Your Game On @ BLC
Come join us @ the Bronx Library Teen Center for fun and games. We have three consoles-Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. We play Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Halo, Call of Duty, Madden Nfl and NBA 2k BASKETBALL. Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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
Thursday, July 9, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Super Book 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
2 p.m.Girls Circle Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
5:30 p.m.Administración Financiera de Negocios
Administración Financiera de Negocios La contabilidad es una función vital en todo negocio, grande y pequeño. Este curso revisará el objetivo y los beneficios de la contabilidad,y ayudará a los propietarios de negocios a decidir respecto a desarrollar las tareas de contabilidad internamente o contratar ayuda externa. Aprenda Sobre los Siguientes Temas: • Términos y procedimientos básicos de contabilidad • Cómo leer y utilizar los estados financieros • La importancia de la contabilidad en…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Friday, July 10, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Internet para principiantes = Internet for Beginners
Una introducción a Internet, incluyendo conseguir conectado, el uso de un navegador web, y la navegación por páginas web. Aprende a encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Heroes on Camera: International Center of Photography Introductory Workshop
Kick off your summer with the International Center of Photography's Heroes on Camera Workshops! During the session, teens will use cameras supplied by the NYPL to learn the basics of digital photography and capture their unique perspectives. The artwork will be displayed at neighborhood libraries at the end of the summer.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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, July 11, 2015
12 noonStorylining: The Craft of Organizing Inspiration with Dianne Sposito
Bring: 100 index cards, pens and paper and the story that’s inside of you. If you are a writer looking for a technique to capture your percolating ideas and get them down on paper, then this “skillshop” is for you. In a “hands–on, how-to” two-hour seminar, you will learn a tried and true technique, designed to easily harness your ideas so that you can bring them into story form. A technique that fits into any writer’s toolbox, the class is open to playwrights, screenwriters, novelists, essayist…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2:30 p.m.Music: Maria Stuarda by Gaetano Donizetti performed by the New York Opera Forum
Please join us for a music performance of Maria Stuarda, written by Gaetano Donizetti and performed by the New York Opera Forum.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, July 12, 2015
1 p.m.Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
3:30 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Monday, July 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.SAT Overview
Learn about the tes, college admissions process and tips & tricks to ace the SAT this fall.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
12 noonESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Summer 2015
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 30 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
2 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
3 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
6 p.m.ESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Summer 2015
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 30 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Film Day
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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
4:30 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, July 15, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
11 a.m.Gamers' Group
Socialize and play board games, computer games or video games.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Foundation for Individuals Online
Find grants for your education, the arts, or your business in this database. We also have the book version in our library.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
2:30 p.m.Get Your Game On @ BLC
Come join us @ the Bronx Library Teen Center for fun and games. We have three consoles-Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. We play Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Halo, Call of Duty, Madden Nfl and NBA 2k BASKETBALL. Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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
Thursday, July 16, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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