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TimeEventLocationAudience
Sunday, February 1, 2015
2 p.m.Snowflake 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, February 2, 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
5 p.m.Basico de Computadoras
Aprenda sobre los diferentes tipos y componentes de computadoras, incluyendo terminología informática básica, resumen general de los sistemas operativos y aplicaciones de "software" populares.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tuesday, February 3, 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, February 4, 2015
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Ancestry.com Library Ed (Learn how to research your family history)
Ancestry.com Library Ed (Learn how to research your family history) Access to more than 7 billion names in more than 4,000 genealogical databases including Census Records, Passenger Lists and UK & Ireland records. Library version of Ancestry.com.
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.Make @NYPL: 3D Printing with Pixel Academy
Take what's in your mind and make it real! Learn how to create digital 3D models, and then make them into real-life plastic creations using a 3D printer. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 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
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.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories. Prerequisite: Computer Basics
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Heart Butterfly 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, February 6, 2015
2 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics 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.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 7, 2015
2:30 p.m.“Songs of Freedom and Inspiration" by Pop/Jazz vocalist Cody Childs & The Ladies of Soul
“Songs of Freedom and Inspiration: Pop/Jazz vocalist Cody Childs & The Ladies of Soul perform inspirational music from the genres of gospel, soul and folk , made famous by such artists as Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Marvin Gaye, The Impressions and The Staple Singers. The music includes such favorites as "Blowin' in the Wind", "Wade in the Water", "I'm So Proud", "People Get Ready", "Living in the City", "What's Going On?", "A Place in the Sun", "A Change is Gonna Come" and others.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, February 8, 2015
1 p.m.PC vs. Mac
Are you a Mac, PC... or neither? Learn about the differences between Apple's Mac computers and Windows PCs by exploring the advantages and limitations of each platform.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Valentine Card 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.Search Besides Google: Lynda.com
Lynda.com lynda is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business. Experts create and deliver all courses as well as provide supplemental materials like exercise files and relevant work samples. Users will need to create accounts in order to track course progress, create playlists of potential coursework, and keep course notes. Patrons should re…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
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, February 9, 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
Tuesday, February 10, 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.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
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
2 p.m.Navigating NYC 311 Website
Learn how the NYC 311 website can save you time. In this class we explore commonly used services including filing a noise complaint, paying tickets and other tools. Register in person on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm
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.Make @NYPL: 3D Printing with Pixel Academy
Take what's in your mind and make it real! Learn how to create digital 3D models, and then make them into real-life plastic creations using a 3D printer. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 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
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.MS Word 2010 Avanzado - Advanced MS Word 2010 (Spanish)
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 Center, Technology Training 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 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 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, February 13, 2015
10 a.m.Create wearable art with self-taught mixed media artist
Heritage Arts & Craft Workshop Friday February 13, 2015 10:00 am—12:00 n Create wearable art with self-taught mixed media artist Nanette Sanchez Velazquez All materials will be provided Registration required: RSVP 718-579-4257 4th floor Information desk Nanette’s art will be on view from February 1-28, 2015 Call or visit for hours and tours NANETTE SANCHEZ-VELAZQUEZ Of Old Earth Creates Nanette is a life-long, Harlem-based, self-taught, mixed media artisan with a concentrati…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
10 a.m.Create Wearable Art
Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center Puerto Rican Heritage Gallery Invites you to share Heritage Arts & Crafts Create wearable art with self-taught mixed media artist Nanette Sanchez Velasquez Heritage Arts & Craft Workshop Friday February 13, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 n All materials will be provided Registration required: RSVP 718-579-4257 4th floor Information desk Nanette’s exhibit & opening tour will follow workshop at 12:00 noon and will be…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
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
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.(CEIS) Bronx Library Center: "Job Searching In A Tough Economy Workshop 2015"
​ Let's face it today’s job market, can be very difficult to gaining your ideal job. Develop stategies to be an active initiator in the job market, by identifying our skills, review the 1 minute pitch... image courtesy of manunicareersblog.com Workshop Objectives Identify Your Skills Your 1 Minute Commercial Job Search Strategies Building Your Network Discover Good Networking Quetions Deciding Where To Focus Your Job Searc…
Bronx Library Center, Career and Educational Information ServiceAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Saturday, February 14, 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 p.m.Peter Pan
The treasured tale of an adventurous boy who never grows up! Fly away with the Darling children to Neverland, where Peter battles with a band of pirates and his archenemy: the villainous Captain Hook. Peter is a daring, courageous and mischievous boy - an incurable prankster with a valiant heart. Presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for ages 4 and older.
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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