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31 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, March 30, 2015
10 a.m. Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m. MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners "Design / Themes"
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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
3:45 p.m.Drop-in Gaming
Come to the Children’s program room to explore sports, adventure and fantasy games on our Wii and Xbox consoles — or, if you’re not “plugged in”, challenge a friend in one of our classic board games! For ages 5-12.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
10 a.m. Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11 a.m. Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Canciones y Arte
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs accompanied by an art activity that reinforces the phrases/vocabulary that children are exposed. For children ages 3 to 4 years old. Presented by Mi Manzana.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
1:30 p.m.Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners "Formatting A Spreadsheet"
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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Conjunction Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by P. Oliver.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 2, 2015
10 a.m.Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Clone of Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended ages 3 and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, April 6, 2015
10 a.m.Photoshop for Beginners "Layer Masks"
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop and Adobe Bridge. Topics covered include layers, layer masks, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
4 p.m.Monsty's Monstrous Monster Show
Join Monsty the big green monster as he introduces us to his relatives, the multicultural monsters of legend and folklore! The Loch Ness Monster, the yeti and Bigfoot are only the beginning. You'll meet all these and more at Monsty's family reunion. Accompanied by a monster craft. Suitable for children ages 5 and older. Presented by professional puppeteer Nicola McEldowney.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, April 9, 2015
4 p.m.Clone of Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended ages 3 and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, April 13, 2015
10 a.m.MS Excel 2010 for Advanced "Excel Formulas"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting, pivot tables, and conditional formatting.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
10 a.m.Get Photoshopped! Photo Retouching "Photoshop Effects"
In this class you will use the Photoshop to modify digital images. Learn how to use the clone stamp tool, duplicating backgrounds and much more.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
10 a.m.Google Series: Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:30 p.m.MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2003. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Spring 2015 Registration at Columbus Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Registration is drawn by lot. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Testing follows registration. Documentation is not required. No child care provided http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/english-conversation Registration and testing: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. (continuing/referral stud…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thursday, April 16, 2015
4 p.m.Clone of Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended ages 3 and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, April 18, 2015
1 p.m.ALL About Astrology
How old is Astrology? Has it changed over the years? Can it really be useful? How many Types of Astrology are there? What are the signs? How are the planets involved? Please join us for An Introduction to Astrology Presented by Anthony S. Picco Anthony S. Picco has been a professional astrologer since 1986. He has done hundreds of birth chart readings for his clients. He has been a guest on radio shows and cable TV, co-hosts an internet radio show on astrology and numerology, has t…
Columbus LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 23, 2015
4 p.m.Clone of Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended ages 3 and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, April 24, 2015
10 a.m.MS Excel 2010 for Advanced "Pivot Tables"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting, pivot tables, and conditional formatting.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonCanceled
Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, April 25, 2015
1 p.m.Music @NYPL presents: Renato Thoms
Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Week Join percussionist/vocalist Renato Thoms on an interactive journey through the Caribbean and Latin America with the rhythms of Cuba, Puerto Rico, The Dominican Republic, Panama, Brazil and more. A veteran musician who has performed with such luminaries of Latin music as Ruben Blades, Eddie Palmieri, Paquito D'Rivera, Pete “El Conde” Rodriguez, and more, this extraordinary and charismatic musician brings his vast experience with Latin percussion instruments an…
Columbus LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, April 30, 2015
4 p.m.Clone of Picture Book Story Time
A Librarian will share classic stories and new picture books. Recommended ages 3 and up
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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