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Thursday, July 23, 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 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
5 p.m.Teen Movie
It's Movie time at the Library. Teens come join us for Film Friday's. We will be showing a movie on the big screen for you and your friends to enjoy.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
10:30 a.m.SAT Overview
Learn about the tes, college admissions process and tips & tricks to ace the SAT this fall.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time.... browse the internet and socialize.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
2 p.m.Girls Circle Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Tangrams
Come learn to master this dissertion puzzle and compete against other teens for prizes.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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
11 a.m.Gamers' Group
Socialize and play board games, computer games or video games.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Gale Virtual (GVRL)
Find ebooks on a variety of topics, including biography, the arts, history, business, you name it.
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.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 Center
Array
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 30, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
11 a.m.Teens Talk
Open forum for teens to practice their language skills while discussing pop culture and current events. English, Spanish and other languages welcome!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Superhero Frame 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
2 p.m.Microsoft Word 2010 para Principiantes
Aprender las características y Conceptos básicos de Microsoft Word 2010, un programa de procesamiento de texto que puede utilizar para crear documentos. Los temas incluyen la entrada y la edición de texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
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
5 p.m.Teen Movie
It's Movie time at the Library. Teens come join us for Film Friday's. We will be showing a movie on the big screen for you and your friends to enjoy.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 31, 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.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.Puerto Rican Heritage Exhibit Closing Tour
Enjoy the art and chat with the artist in the Puerto Rican Heritage Room.
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Sunday, August 2, 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
3:30 p.m.Game On @ Bronx Library CenterBronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Monday, August 3, 2015
11 a.m.Reading Aloud
Children ages 3 to 8 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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, August 4, 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.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 Room
Array
Children
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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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