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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, February 8, 2016
10 a.m.Protecting your Privacy
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it..
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.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 your resume.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
3 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Black History Month Writing Contest
Write a two-page essay on a well-known African American historical figure. Explain his or her significance to the history of the United States. Best essay will receive a prize. A winner will be announced on the last Monday of February @ 4:00 PM. Registration is required. Call 212-491-2070 or visit the information desk in Teen Space.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
10 a.m.LinkedIn for JobSeekers
Learn strategies, and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile; finding LinkedIngroups to join; and using LinkedIn as part of your job search.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
Job Seekers
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
12 noonOpen Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.ProjectArt: 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 Temple Emmanuel on May 15. REGISTRATION REQUIRED Please register your child on February 9, the first day of class.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
10 a.m.Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. This class will cover tables and the tools that govern tables.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
1 p.m.Google Maps
Do you hate asking stopping people on the street to ask for directions? Do you get turned around in new cities? Take a class on Google Maps and head in the right direction!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
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.Family Movies: G-FORCE
A group of highly trained guinea pigs is on a mission to prevent an evil billionaire from taking over the world.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
5:30 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
6:30 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, February 11, 2016
10 a.m.MS PowerPoint 2010 Basics
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.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Story Fun for Everyone
Stories and story games with lots of "on your feet" participation and fun interaction for the children. Best for preschool and older. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
12 noonOpen Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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 SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Advisory GroupCountee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 12, 2016
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 14 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, AuditoriumChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Saturday, February 13, 2016
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
1:30 p.m."Jesse B. Simple Alive In Harlem" featuring Ade Anthony Thompson
A BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION FOR LANGSTON HUGHES (Harlem, New York) The Harlem Community Comes Together to Honor the Life and Literary Achievements of Harlem’s Poet Laureate Langston Hughes. The Langston Hughes Cultural Enrichment Movement in collaboration with New York Public Library Countee Cullen Branch will present a free community performance of “LANGSTON HUGHES’ JESSE B. SIMPLE ALIVE IN HARLEM,” featuring acclaim solo performer “Ade” Anthony Thompson, taking place at Countee…
Countee Cullen Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
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
5:30 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
6:30 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, February 18, 2016
11 a.m.Story Fun for Everyone
Stories and story games with lots of "on your feet" participation and fun interaction for the children. Best for preschool and older. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 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 SpaceChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Advisory GroupCountee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 19, 2016
10:30 a.m.Baby Story Time
Babies from birth to 14 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, AuditoriumChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Game On! @ Countee Cullen
Game On!, is what we call our weekly gaming program for teens! It's a social event where teens can come and play some of the best games.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 20, 2016
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, February 22, 2016
4 p.m.Black History Month Writing Contest
Write a two-page essay on a well-known African American historical figure. Explain his or her significance to the history of the United States. Best essay will receive a prize. A winner will be announced on the last Monday of February @ 4:00 PM. Registration is required. Call 212-491-2070 or visit the information desk in Teen Space.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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
4 p.m.ProjectArt: 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 Temple Emmanuel on May 15. REGISTRATION REQUIRED Please register your child on February 9, the first day of class.
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Book Discussion
Teens: Read a good book this month? Don't know what to read next? Come and talk about your favorite books on Tuesday, February 23 @ 4:00 PM.
Countee Cullen Library, Teen SpaceTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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