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Friday, February 12, 2016
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 Night
Sit back and relax while watching a new release or classic blockbuster movie on the big screen in our very own theatre.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 13, 2016
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.Author @ the Library presents Romance Writer Rebecca Brooks of How to Fall
Please join us as Romance Writer Rebecca Brooks presents her book How to Fall One week of adventure might just lead to love… Julia Evans has always put others ahead of herself—her high school math students, her troubled best friend, and her ex. But with New Year's approaching, she buys a round trip ticket to Brazil. For one week, she can put her needs first. She can meet a stranger in the hotel pool at midnight and dance all night on the beach. Screenwriter Blake Williams has to keep movi…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, February 14, 2016
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 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
2 p.m.Advanced Microsoft 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
4 p.m.Make Your Own Quicksand
In this workshop, children will learn about quicksand. Limited to 16 children. For ages 7-11. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4:30 p.m.Minecraft
Can’t get enough Minecraft? Join us in the computer lab for an hour and a half of Minecraft fun. We mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Press Reader
Read newspapers from New York City or from all over the world in this easy to use format that mimics reading a print newspaper.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
3 p.m.Montaje del Monte Jubilando con Mami II A Tropical Tribute by Linda CaycedoBronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
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 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.SAT Math
Having difficulty with the Math part of the SAT? Come by for an overview of the Math section. Learn new strategies and tips to improve your score!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 18, 2016
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 4 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
11 a.m.MS Word 2010 para Principiantes: Trabajando Con Imagenes — MS Word 2010 for Beginners (Spanish)
Aprenda las funciones básicas de un procesador de textos que puede utilizar para crear documentos con Microsoft Word. Los temas incluyen introducir y editar texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Internet para Principiantes
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.Color Paint Friendship Hand Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Job Prep for Teens: The Resume
Be prepared to apply for any job with the perfect resume. Teens will learn how to highlight their skills and talents on paper to land their first job.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 19, 2016
3:30 p.m. Game On
Come show off your gaming skills and let’s see who really has Game. PS4, xBox and Wii available.
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, February 20, 2016
11 a.m.Baby and Me
Parents with babies are invited to participate in singing, rhymes, and reading aloud. For ages 9 to 18 months. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
12 noonSeparating Playwriting as a Medium with 2015 BRIO Winner Antoinette Mullens
BRIO winner for playwriting, theater professional Antoinette Mullins, will host this comprehensive two-hour workshop that focuses on determining whether your story idea is best suited for the stage or not and the techniques necessary for developing it to its fullest dramatic potential if it is. Character development, maximizing the power of the dramatic question and finding your voice as a writer will all be discussed. Writers of all genres and forms are encouraged to participate. RSVP here. T…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Up and Up
Explores the journey of Dr. Mae C. Jemison, the first African American woman who traveled to space. For children ages 7 to 12 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Movie screening: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
Summary: Old-line liberals Matt and Christina Drayton (Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn) have raised their daughter Joey (Katharine Houghton) to think for herself and not blindly conform to the conventional. Still, they aren't prepared for the shock when she returns home from a vacation with a new fiancé: African-American doctor John Prentice (Sidney Poitier). While they come to grips with whatever prejudices they might still harbor, the younger folks must also contend with John's parents (R…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, February 21, 2016
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 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
1 p.m.Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework? Study zone is the place for you! Laptops with extended time are available to teens to complete papers, projects, test prep and resumes. Library staff are also available to provide study strategies and research help.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, February 22, 2016
2 p.m.Advanced Internet
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
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 15 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
5 p.m.Maker Monday: DIY Dough
Learn how to make your own play dough with this simple and sweet scented recipe.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
2 p.m.Advanced Microsoft 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
4:30 p.m.Gamers Group Open Lab
Meetup with other teens in the computer lab and see what the hottest PC and indie games of the week are.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: My Old Neighborhood Remembered by Avery Corman
Please join us for a discussion of My Old Neighborhood Remembered by bestselling author Avery Corman. Presents a memoir of growing up in the Bronx in the 1940s and 1950s, recalling the simpler way of life and sense of community that prevailed there and discussing the reasons for its later transformation brought about by increasing poverty and crime.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.MS Word Para Principantes
Aprender usa la computadora en este clase.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
2 p.m.Correo Electronico para Principiantes
Aprenda cómo funciona el correo electrónico, suscribirse a una cuenta de correo electrónico gratuito, y aprender sobre el envío, respuesta y reenvío de mensajes.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
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 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m. SAT Verbal/Writing
Overview of the verbal and writing sections of the SAT. Review ways to improve your score while doing practice problems and learning new strategies.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Montaje del Monte Jubilando con Mami II A Tropical Tribute by Linda CaycedoBronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Thursday, February 25, 2016
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 4 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
11 a.m.MS Word Avanzado: Correspondencia en Grupo - Advanced MS Word: Mail Merge (Espanol)
Explore las características más avanzadas de Microsoft Word 2010. Los tema la combinación de correspondencia, tablas, cuadros de texto, encabezados y pies de página, notas al pie y notas al final.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
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
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