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Thursday, July 16, 2015
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 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Friday, July 17, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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 p.m.World Beat and Percussion
It's time to get LOUD in the library. Sync the beat with your friends or create your own rhythm on drums, rattles, and more. Create your own lyrics while rocking out with your friends. Presented by Dale Gordon. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library 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, July 18, 2015
2 p.m.Harvest Moon
The Colorado Sisters share some of their favorite stories in this collection of Native American Indian tales. For children ages 4 to 10 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.A Musical Tribute to the Music of Motown
Jazz/Pop Vocalist Cody Childs performs a tribute to the music of Motown. This tribute includes historical notes on the origins of the Motown Company and biographical notes on many its legendary artists as well as a performance of such Motown classics as “My Girl”, “ Ain’t Too Proud To Beg”, “My Guy”, “Just My Imagination”, “Quicksand”, ”Where Did Our Love Go?”, “Sugar Pie Honey Bunch”, ”You Are The Sunshine of My Life”, “For Once In My Life” and many more.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, July 19, 2015
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 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
1 p.m.Download eBooks With Ipad
Learn how to get all of your favorite electronic books for view on your handy iPad device.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
3:30 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
3:30 p.m.Searching Beyond Google: AP Multimedia Archive
This database of the Associated Press' photos and images is available from home. Learn how to get these terrific pictures.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Monday, July 20, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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
3 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
12 noonESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Summer 2015
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 30 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
2 p.m.Film Day
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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
6 p.m.ESOL Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Summer 2015
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 30 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Finding Foundation Support for Your Education
Finding Foundation Support for Your Education On Wednesday, July 22, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Learn about tools and techniques for seeking financial support for higher education. Are you looking for undergraduate scholarships? Are you a graduate student seeking doctoral support? Are you seeking funding for continuing education? Join us for our introductory class on obtaining financial aid for your studies. We'll dispel some common myths about foundation support and discuss: What yo…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Thursday, July 23, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Superhero Costume 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
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 8 to 12. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Friday, July 24, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
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, July 25, 2015
2:30 p.m.A Performance Reading of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird
A Performance Reading by David Houston and Diana Heinlein In the style of radio drama, with music from the film score From the Pulitzer-Prize winning Novel by Harper Lee To Kill a Mockingbird The program features the trial of Tom Robinson, a black man accused of a brutal crime, seen through the eyes and actions of Atticus Finch, Tom’s defense attorney, and Finch's 9-year- old daughter Scout. It’s a window on the misguided American South of the 1930s —sometimes violent, sometimes laugh…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Monday, July 27, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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
3 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 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
6 p.m.Spanish Book Discussion: Dark Dude por Oscar Hijuelos
Rico Fuentes está cansado de que lo acosen debido a su piel clara. Está harto de asistir a un centro escolar catastrófico donde hay chico que mueren a tiros, para luego volver a casa y que mamá le eche la culpa de su infelicidad. Está cansado de vivir en Harlem, entre armas de fuego y yonquis. Cuando su padre lo amenaza con enviarlo a una escuela militar en Florida, Rico decide que se marcha de Nueva York por su cuenta. Arrastrando a su mejor amigo, que ha tenido problemas serios con la heroína,…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Film Day
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
2 p.m.Internet Avanzado
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
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: Still Life With Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen
Please join us for an exciting discussion of Still Life With Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. Copies for borrowing are available at the Courtesy Desk.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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