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Sunday, May 3, 2015
1 p.m.Instagram on Ipad
Learn how to take pictures and video, post them to the free service Instagram, and share them with family and friends on social media.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Duck 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.Digital Publication
Learn how to create content and publish it digitally.
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, May 4, 2015
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
2 p.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
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 20 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m. Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quiet time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 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
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
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 6, 2015
2 p.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training 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. Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quiet time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Celia Cruz High School's "Full Swing Ahead" and "Sophisticated Ladies" in Concert!
Please join us for an evening of music performed by "Full Swing Ahead" and "Sophisiticated Ladies" Full Swing Ahead is a big band while Sophisiticated Ladies is an all girls band from the Celia Cruz High School of Music
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
6 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)
Thursday, May 7, 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.Digital Media Basics - Medios Digitales: Conceptos Básicos (Espanol)
Aprenda todo sobre los medios digitales, como convertir a los diferentes medios, como compatirlos y transmitirlos.
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.MS 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.Computer Technology for Children
Basic computer skills for children. For ages 7 to 12. Pre-registration is required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Make on Demand: Mother's Day GiftsBronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 8, 2015
2 p.m.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
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)
6 p.m.The Ancestors in our Hearts by Tanya Torres / Artist
Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center Puerto Rican Heritage Gallery Presents Heritage Artist Tanya Torres The Ancestors in our Hearts Exhibit Opening Tour #1 Friday May 8, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Guest artist Mercedes Molina (Afro-Taino Dolls) Exhibit Description: The Ancestors in Our Hearts explores two important elements of Puerto Rican cultural heritage: the Taíno symbols and the black dolls. The Taíno symbols as interpreted by Tanya Torres a…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Saturday, May 9, 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
2:30 p.m.Lincoln Center Screening: Red Hot + Fela LIVE!
Major support for Lincoln Center Local HD is provided by the Oak Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Booth Ferris foundation and the Altman Foundation. The defiant spirit and groove-heavy music of Nigerian firebrand Fela Anikulapo Kuti lives on as Afrobeat icon and Fela’s master drummer Tony Allen teams up with the cinematic dance rockers of Superhuman Happiness and stars of the next generation of Afrofuturist innovators.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, May 10, 2015
2 p.m.Pen and Pencil Holder
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, May 11, 2015
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
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
4 p.m. Study Zone
Looking for a quiet space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quiet time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 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
Tuesday, May 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
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.Build a Fizz Inflator
Children will make their own inflator out of a water bottle, baking soda, and vinegar. 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)
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