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Saturday, February 6, 2016
2:30 p.m.Songs of the Harlem River: Forgotten One-Acts from the Harlem Renaissance by Xoregos Performing Company
Five fabulous one acts and a handful of poems from the Harlem Renaissance by the Xoregos Performing Company. PROGRAM . THE HUNCH by Eulalie Spence (1927) Mavis - Yohanna Florentino Mrs. Reed - Carol Carter Mitchell - Ernest James Green Bert - Kelly Kirkley Steve - Lambert Tamin Lucinda - Kristin Dawn-Dumas . THE DEACON'S AWAKENING by Willis Richardson (1920) Martha Jones - Michèle Cannon Ruth Jones - Yohanna Florentino Eva, Sol's daughter - Kristin Dawn-Dumas David Jones, t…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, February 7, 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 8, 2016
2 p.m.Microsoft Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic 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 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.Teen Trivia: Valentine's Day
Are you a know-it-all? Bring some friends and compete for prizes in our trivia competition.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
2 p.m.Microsoft 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
4:30 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 10, 2016
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Credo Reference
Find free ebooks on a variety of subjects in this database that is available in the Articles and Databases section of nypl.org.
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 Overview
This session will be a general overview of what the SAT is. Learn about the different sections, including verbal, math and writing, as well as the average scores for each section. Navigate through the College Board website to get all of the latest news on test dates and scores. Finally, get resources to help you prepare for the SAT and learn about free and discounted SAT classes and/or practice tests you can take!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 11, 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: Imagenes- MS Word 2010: Images (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
11 a.m.MS Word 2010 para Principiantes - 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.Microsoft 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.Heart Animal 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 Basics
Are you interested in getting your first job? Better make sure you know the Basics. Come learn about working papers, resumes, job applications and more to get you on the road to employment. For Ages 14-18 only.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
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
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)
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