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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
11 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. Tickets for Baby Lapsit and Toddler Time are distributed on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS starting at 10 AM Tuesday and Wednesday morning. No ticket, no entry! Thank you for your understanding.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.eBay and More
Learn how to buy and sell, and much more, using eBay and other online auction sites.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Spoken Word 101
Learn how to find your voice by creating original poetry through writing exercises in a safe space where emotional honesty is encouraged. Participants will polish their public performance skills under the guidance of a veteran professional poet. Videos of Slam Poets will be viewed and discussed. Presented by Bobby Gonzalez. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Minion Movie Marathon
School is out so come to the library and watch Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions, and Despicable Me: Minion Madness with a Friday Minion craft to follow. One movie a day ALL AGES! All WEEK long in the children’s program room!
Columbus Library, Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Free SAT Practice Test - Princeton Review
Take a FREE four hour SAT practice test offered by Princeton Review. For ages 14 to 18 years old. Find out how you will score with a free practice test from The Princeton Review. Practice exams feature: Full-length tests designed to match the official exam, professional proctors and a realistic test setting, a detailed, comprehensive score report, and an optional 30-minute phone conference to discuss your score. This workshop is free but requires advance registration. Presented by Princeton Re…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
11 a.m.Canceled
LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, strategies for determining LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job search using LinkedIn, and more.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy favorite picture books, songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For ages 1-3 years. Tickets for Baby Lapsit and Toddler Time are distributed on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS starting at 10 AM Tuesday and Wednesday morning. No ticket, no entry! Thank you for your understanding.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Family Storytime
Each week a librarian will share favorite stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes with children and their caregivers. Bring Grandma, aunts, uncles, nannies, and siblings! For all ages, especially little ones.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Minion Movie Marathon
School is out so come to the library and watch Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions, and Despicable Me: Minion Madness with a Friday Minion craft to follow. One movie a day ALL AGES! All WEEK long in the children’s program room!
Columbus Library, Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Canceled
Learn a Language with Mango
Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Thursday Classic Movies at Columbus Library
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) 118 Minutes; Warner bros.; Not Rated Starring – Cary Grant Director – Frank Capra An easy-going drama critic is shocked to discover that his elderly aunts, the seemingly gentle-natured Abby and Martha, have a habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar of their old Brooklyn mansion.
Columbus LibraryAdults
2 p.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 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 feat…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Minion Movie Marathon
School is out so come to the library and watch Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions, and Despicable Me: Minion Madness with a Friday Minion craft to follow. One movie a day ALL AGES! All WEEK long in the children’s program room!
Columbus Library, Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 19, 2016
1 p.m.Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015) 116 Minutes; Warner bros.; Rated PG-13 Starring – Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Hugh Grant & Jared Harris Director – Guy Ritchie CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology. The duo's only lead is the daughter of a…
Columbus LibraryAdults
2:30 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 feat…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Minion Movie Marathon
School is out so come to the library and watch Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions, and Despicable Me: Minion Madness with a Friday Minion craft to follow. One movie a day ALL AGES! All WEEK long in the children’s program room!
Columbus Library, Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Create Your Own Website
Create your own website using Google Sites. Learn how to use templates to create a site or create a site from scratch.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Creating and Maximizing Your Social Media Presence for Artists and Writers
A 90-minute workshop covering the nuts and bolts of crafting a viable, professional social media presence (focusing on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google+*), including the long-term strategy to put your brand new presence to work! Almost everyone knows, vaguely, that they should be on Twitter, most of us have a Facebook page, many of us are on LinkedIn...but how could these websites truly help one’s career? Who has the time or patience to learn, and what’s the point anyway? My workshop allow…
Columbus LibraryAdults
2:30 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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 22, 2016
12 noonOpen Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Photo Editing for Beginners Using PIXLR
This class will explore the editing of photos using PIXLR. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
11 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. Tickets for Baby Lapsit and Toddler Time are distributed on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS starting at 10 AM Tuesday and Wednesday morning. No ticket, no entry! Thank you for your understanding.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.MS Excel 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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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 feat…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
10 a.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Canceled
MS Powerpoint 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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy favorite picture books, songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. For ages 1-3 years. Tickets for Baby Lapsit and Toddler Time are distributed on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS starting at 10 AM Tuesday and Wednesday morning. No ticket, no entry! Thank you for your understanding.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Family Storytime
Each week a librarian will share favorite stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes with children and their caregivers. Bring Grandma, aunts, uncles, nannies, and siblings! For all ages, especially little ones.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.MS Excel: Formatting and Formulas
Learn more about using MS Excel 2010 to customize how your spreadsheets look and how to use formulas to automate common business operations.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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 feat…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Open Lab: Technology Help Session
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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