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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, August 29, 2015
11 a.m.Science Saturdays
Join us for hands-on fun science experiemtns!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Monday, August 31, 2015
12:15 p.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
2 p.m.Hero Story Writing, with Heroic Dialogue
We tap into the deep love for hero stories that so many students have, but then ask students to look at the idea of a hero in ways they may not have considered before. As we emphasize creating well-rounded, surprising characters that go beyond the stereotypes of what traditional heroes might be, each student creates a hero character, and plans out creative, nonviolent solutions which this character might use to solve a problem. We also think heroes present a perfect opportunity to focus on dialo…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
5 p.m.Microsoft Word 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, September 3, 2015
11:15 a.m.Microsoft Word 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Microsoft Word 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
5 p.m.Advanced MS Word
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, September 10, 2015
11:15 a.m.Advanced MS Word
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Advanced MS Word
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, September 14, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 p.m.MS Word Topics: Mail Merge & Track Changes
This course covers the how to insert merge fields and use the mail merge wizard as well as how to track changes and protect a document.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
2 p.m.Meet the Author @NYPL presents Jenny Milchman
Lovers of Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl, Chris Bohialian’s Midwives, and Nancy Pickard’s The Scent of Rain and Lightning will rejoice in Jenny Milchman’s latest tour-de-force of suspense and survival. As Night Falls: One late autumn night, a woman looks up to see two convicts forcing their way into her home. Over the course of eight terrifying hours, she’ll discover the perilous connection she has to these men—and that the most dangerous secret is the one you keep from yourself. Milchman’s sensa…
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 17, 2015
11:15 a.m.MS Word Topics: Mail Merge & Track Changes
This course covers the how to insert merge fields and use the mail merge wizard as well as how to track changes and protect a document.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.MS Word Topics: Mail Merge & Track Changes
This course covers the how to insert merge fields and use the mail merge wizard as well as how to track changes and protect a document.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
3 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, September 21, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 p.m.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, September 24, 2015
11:15 a.m.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, September 28, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 p.m.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, October 1, 2015
11:15 a.m.Advanced MS PowerPoint
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Advanced MS PowerPoint
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, October 5, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
4 p.m.Circuit Making
Learn how to create the basics of paper circuits and troubleshooting. Participants will first draw a picture to which they would like to add a point of light, then transfer the location of the light to the inside of the folded card and build a circuit with a battery and LED to create their own work of art. Presented by Robodyssey. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 8, 2015
11:15 a.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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 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.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, October 12, 2015
5 p.m.Advanced MS Excel
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, October 15, 2015
11:15 a.m.Advanced MS Excel
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Advanced MS Excel
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, October 19, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 p.m.MS Excel Topics: VLookup & Pivot Tables
Learn to use the powerful VLOOKUP function and how to create pivot tables and charts in MS Excel 2010.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, October 22, 2015
11:15 a.m.MS Excel Topics: VLookup & Pivot Tables
Learn to use the powerful VLOOKUP function and how to create pivot tables and charts in MS Excel 2010.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.MS Excel Topics: VLookup & Pivot Tables
Learn to use the powerful VLOOKUP function and how to create pivot tables and charts in MS Excel 2010.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, October 26, 2015
12 noonWriter's Club
If you are interested in working with amateur or experienced authors in a friendly and flexible atmosphere join our writer’s club
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
4 p.m.Dorothy in the Land of Oz
Dorothy is carried far from her humble home in Kansas, to a vivid and magical land called Oz. After a hair-raising encounter with a wicked Witch, she and Toto follow the yellow brick road to seek out the help of the Great and Powerful Wizard of Oz. On her journey she meets three unusual new friends who teach her wisdom, compassion, and courage. Presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for children ages 2 and older.
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, October 29, 2015
11:15 a.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
4 p.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
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