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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 22, 2015
2 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
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
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)
Tuesday, May 26, 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
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.Photo Editing for Beginners
This class will explore the editing of photos. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Build a Soap Powered Model Boat
In this workshop, children will learn to make a boat. Children will have some time to "play with their boat". Limited to 16 children. For ages 7-11. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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, May 27, 2015
2 p.m.Searching Beyond Google: Learning Express Library
Learn how many exams that you can practice on through this amazing database! Study for the TASC, GRE or LSAT, and even learn about new careers! Kids can study for their school exams, as well. Some tests, including the US citizenship test and TASC, are available en Espanol.
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
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. 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.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Celia Cruz High School Latin/Jazz Band "Take the "4" Train" in Concert
Please join us for a Latin Jazz Concert with "Take the "4" Train" - Latin/Jazz Band from the Celia Cruz High School.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Thursday, May 28, 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
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.Twitter Básico - Twitter Basics (Spanish)
Aprenda sobre la red social Twitter.
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.Saving and Recovering Data
Learn how to save data to flash drives and other devices. As well as how to recover data that might be lost.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Sun 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
4 p.m.Make on Demand: Strawberry DNA Extraction
You've probably learned or heard about DNA, but have you ever seen it? With the strawberry DNA experiment, you'll extract, isolate, and observe the DNA of strawberry's in a matter of minutes!!!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 29, 2015
3:30 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.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.Anime ClubBronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 30, 2015
12 noonBronx Book Fair
Now in it's third year, the Bronx Book Fair (formerly the Bronx Literary Festival) connects the growing the community of poets and writers in the Bronx to readers and booklovers of all ages. More details shortly. Schedule 12:00-12:25 Bronx Book Fair Welcome 12:30-12:55 J. Ivey Grammy-winning poet J. Ivey brings his unique blend of hip-hop poetry and performance to this year’s book fair. J’s the author of Dear Father: Breaking the Cycle of Paina memoir that shows what it takes to dea…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families
3:30 p.m.Panel Discussion: Engaging Readers - Adults, Teens and Children
Please join us for a librarians' panel discussion on Engaging Readers: Adults, Teens and Children featuring the following librarians from the Bronx Library Center: Choosing the right book - Jean Harripersaud, Head - Adult Services. Diverse Books for Teen - Elisa Garcia, Senior Librarian - Teen Services. Developing Lifelong Readers - Deborah Allman, Head - Children's Services.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, May 31, 2015
2 p.m.Car 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
3:30 p.m.Film Day
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Monday, June 1, 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
10:30 p.m. T.A.G. Teen Advisory Group
Come talk, hang out, play games, and find out what's going on at the Library at TAG. Find out about activities and tell the library what we need to get or what activities you're interested in.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 2, 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
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
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
2 p.m.Intro to the Catalog
Learn how to use the Classic Catalog and Bibliocommons to find books and resources to suit your needs. You can also place holds on items that are not in your local library.
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
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. 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.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 4, 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
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
Friday, June 5, 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
6 p.m.The Same Skin: Puerto Rican Heritage Tour Opening Ceremony
The Same Skin is an exhibition that shows the metamorphosis and transformation of an object. The Orange is the object which through the painting, drawing, photography, crafts, invites us to discover the beauty and possibilities that daily objects have in our hands.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
2:30 p.m.Music: BWV String Trio performs Bach's Goldberg Variations
Please join us for a concert of Bach's Goldberg Variations performed by the BWV String Trio. The BWV Trio features Bradley Bosenbeck, violin, Drew Vella, viola and David West, cello.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
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