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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, November 22, 2014
6 p.m.TeenLIVE presents I Am New York: Juan Rodriguez at the Bronx Library Center
I Am New York: Juan Rodriguez transports audiences to a seminal moment in New York history to meet Juan Rodriguez, New York's first immigrant, a free man of mixed ­race origin from La Hispaniola who arrived on a Dutch ship in 1613 & settled in "Mannahatta." This adaption for teens will include live theater, music, and dance and will invite attendees to become part of the telling of Juan Rodriguez's story. Organic Magnetics is a cultural arts organization that produces interactive live inst…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, November 12, 2015
4 p.m.TeenLIVE Author Event with Adam Silvera
After his dad's suicide, Aaron Soto is struggling to be happy. He has a great support system in his girlfriend, Genevieve and his overworked Mom. When Aaron's attraction to a new guy named Thomas start to get in the way of his happiness, he considers erasing all his memories with the help of The Leteo Institute and their new procedure. Join author Adam Silvera at Bronx Library Center on Thursday, November 12 at 4 p.m. as he discusses More Happy Than Not. This event will be recorded.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, January 4, 2016
3:30 p.m.Canceled
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)
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
4:30 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
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 Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
5 p.m.New Year Rememberlutions Jars
Forget New Year’s Resolutions, we are all about Rememberlutions. Make a jar that will hold all the memories you want to cherish in 2016. Accomplished goals, ‘lol’ moments, daily blessings, anything that means something to you. On December 31, 2016 take them out and relive your year of joy and wonder.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, January 7, 2016
4 p.m.Financial Literacy for Teens
Workshops for Teens to Learn about Money. Have fun while learning to: Find a job and make money Set and achieve financial goals Track your spending Make a budget and stick to it Make sense of your paychecks and taxes Balance your bank checkbook Use credit cards smartly Save and grow your money Enjoy snacks, fun activities, and games Presented by High Water Women Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 8, 2016
4 p.m.Canceled
Yu-Gi-Oh Club
Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sunday, January 10, 2016
12 noonStudy 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, January 11, 2016
4 p.m.#MakerMonday
Explore Maker and Do-It-Yourself Culture at BLC. Get hands on with arts and crafts, science and technology with a new project.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
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)
Thursday, January 14, 2016
4 p.m.Job Prep for Teens: The Search
Need a job but don’t know where to start? What’s the difference between a job and an internship? Who will hire me? Join us for part 1 of the Job Prep for Teens series and learn how to find a job or internship.
Bronx Library Center, Teen Center
Array
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 15, 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)
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
4:30 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
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 Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, January 21, 2016
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, January 22, 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)
Monday, January 25, 2016
5 p.m.Teen Trivia
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, January 26, 2016
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)
Thursday, January 28, 2016
4 p.m.Job Prep for Teens: The Workplace
This workshop will prepare you for the ins and outs of work life . How to dress, what to say and how to act on interviews and once you’ve gotten the job.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 29, 2016
3:30 p.m.Canceled
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)
Sunday, January 31, 2016
12 noonStudy 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 1, 2016
5 p.m.Maker Monday: Love Notes
Come in and make your own love notes to pass out this Valentine’s Day.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
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 3, 2016
3:30 p.m.Make a Mural: Black History Month
Help decorate the Teen Center and celebrate Black History Month with us by creating your own art.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 4, 2016
4 p.m.From the Neck Up
Working with either partners or alone, you'll create miniature busts using fire or self-hardening clay. Facial studies help students with the formation and placement of features. Presented by P. Oliver. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 5, 2016
4 p.m.Yu-GI-OH Club
Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sunday, February 7, 2016
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
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
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
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
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
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)
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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
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
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)
Sunday, February 21, 2016
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
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)
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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
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)
Thursday, February 25, 2016
3:30 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the f…
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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