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Saturday, April 18, 2015
2:30 p.m.Mark Twain: Telling Tales: a literary performance
David Houston as Mark Twain David Houston as Mark Twain — in a lecture on the nature of comedy and wit, with notes on Twain's early development as a writer — taken from the essays and stories of the great American humorist, including: "An Encounter With an Interviewer," "My First Literary Venture," "How to Tell a Story," and "The Turning Point of My Career," with fully dramatized readings of the short stories "The Golden Arm," "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," and the fa…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Monday, April 20, 2015
2 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
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
4 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)
Tuesday, April 21, 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
12 noonESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Spring 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.MS Powerpoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
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)
6 p.m.ESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Spring 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
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
9 a.m.Bronx Library Center 2nd Annual College Fair 2015
Meet with representatives from several colleges and universities Also, get information on financial aid and scholarships.
Bronx Library 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
Thursday, April 23, 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
11 a.m.Internet Para Principiantes: Completando formularios en linea (Spanish)
Aprenda como completer aplicaciones en la web.
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
6:45 p.m.NY Public Radio Community Advisory Board Meeting with Brian Lehrer
Please join us for a special Bronx CAB meeting in conversation with Brian Lehrer, WNYC host of the acclaimed Brian Lehrer Show. The meeting will be held at the Bronx Library Center, 310 E Kingsbridge Rd, Bronx, NY 10458. B and D Trains and Metro North -- Fordham Road Station. Looking forward to seeing you!
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Friday, April 24, 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
5 p.m. Teen Movie
It's Movie time at the Library. Teens come join us for Film Friday's. We will be showing a movie on the big screen for you and your friends to enjoy.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, April 25, 2015
2:30 p.m.National Poetry Month Showcase with The Canvas of Words Tour
The Canvas of Words Tour is a traveling showcase of the Annual Canvas of Words show held in Queens. The mission of the tour is to introduce new audiences to this show, which features poets and performers whose styles range from academic, slam, spoken word theater and touch on a variety of topics. The tour will not only entertain but will also create a forum for poets and audience members to connect. The lineup for this event includes Bonafide Rojas, Peggy Robles-Alvarado, Advocate of Wordz, Ng…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, April 26, 2015
12 noonStudy 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)
1 p.m.Kindle Basics
Kindle Basics Want to learn how to work your Kindle? Register on March 27, 2015 at 1pm
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
3:30 p.m.Searching Beyond Google: Nursing and Allied Health
Searching Beyond Google: Nursing and Allied Health Nursing and Allied Health Collection provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration. The database offers current and authoritative content for professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum. Registration on March 27, 2015 at 1pm.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Monday, April 27, 2015
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
4 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.Tertulia Literaria/Spanish Book Club / La Suma de Los Dias Por Isabel Allende
Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Culture Center Les invita a participar en una Tertulia Literaria Book Discussion in Spanish Lunes/ Monday el 27 de April 2015 6:00 pm-7:00 pm La Suma De Los Dias Por Isabel Allende En las páginas de este libro, Isabel Allende narra con franqueza la historia reciente de su vida y la de su peculiar familia en California, en una casa abierta, llena de gente y de personajes literarios, y protegida por un espíritu: hijas perdidas, nietos y…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 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
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
Saturday, May 2, 2015
11 a.m.Bronx Heroes Comic Con: Women in Comics ConventionBronx Library CenterAdults
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