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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
10 a.m.Supervised Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Bring your tech related questions to an open lab session and get one on one assistance.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics 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.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months old to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, rhymes, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Real Movies by Real Teens: Documentary Film Screening with EVC
You’re invited to an afternoon of film! Join us and the Education Video Center as we show documentaries created by New York City teens that explore their powerful stories on a wide-range of real-world topics including civic rights and depression. Stay tuned after the film as the filmmakers discuss their work in person.
Countee Cullen LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
3 p.m.Heroes in the Greek Mythology
Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program. Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also amo…
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Origami Club
Paper folding fun for ages 7 and older.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, July 2, 2015
10 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and spend time with other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Gmail
Learn how Gmail works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and how to deal with attachments.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
What’s happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie or CD right now? What programs does the library need? Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Chess Club
Join us for the Chess Club for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level at Countee Cullen Library. Challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess activities are for all ages.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Monday, July 6, 2015
12 noonOpen Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Attack on Titan Tournament
Can’t get enough of playing attack on Titan? Do you think you’re a good player? Well, join the attack on Titan tournament! Every Monday players will complete to become the champion and ultimately win the grand prize.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
10 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Project Art: Unleash Your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. For children ages 8-12 Presented by Project Art Registration is limited so sign up now!
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Book Discussion
Teens: Read good books during summer? Don't know what to read next? Come and talk about your favorite books on Tuesdays, July 7, 14, 21 @ 4:00 PM.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
3 p.m.Heroes in the Greek Mythology
Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program. Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also amo…
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Open Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Manga Drawing
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Countee Cullen LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Family Movies
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Open Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, July 9, 2015
10 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and spend time with other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens
Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Kid Tech Time
Get some extra computer time to learn about our electronic resources. Find great sites to help with your homework.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
What’s happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie or CD right now? What programs does the library need? Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Chess Club
Join us for the Chess Club for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level at Countee Cullen Library. Challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess activities are for all ages.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Friday, July 10, 2015
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Movie Friday
Come and join us. Enjoy some refreshments and watch a movie. Pick up a movie ticket at the teen desk. Space is limited.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, July 11, 2015
1 p.m.Family Game Time
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
Countee Cullen Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Monday, July 13, 2015
4 p.m.Attack on Titan Tournament
Can’t get enough of playing attack on Titan? Do you think you’re a good player? Well, join the attack on Titan tournament! Every Monday players will complete to become the champion and ultimately win the grand prize.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.From D.R.E.A.M. to Reality
You’ve made your vision boards, resolutions, and wish lists. How will you turn those dreams into realities? In this workshop, we’ll show you how to use the D.R.E.A.M.™ process to make your dreams happen. D.R.E.A.M. stands for Dream big, Research, Evaluate, Act, and Measure. We’ll cover: • Turning big dreams into small projects • “Dating” your dreams before committing to them • Getting free and low cost help • Staying focused Presented by Sole Strivers
Countee Cullen LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 14-24 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Project Art: Unleash Your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. For children ages 8-12 Presented by Project Art Registration is limited so sign up now!
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Book Discussion
Teens: Read good books during summer? Don't know what to read next? Come and talk about your favorite books on Tuesdays, July 7, 14, 21 @ 4:00 PM.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
3 p.m.Heroes in the Greek Mythology
Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program. Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also amo…
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Countee Cullen Teen Tech Time
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework!
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Crafts for Kids
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
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