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24 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This summer invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.The Super Hero in All of Us
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Presto Pete, Incredulous Chris and the audience perform a number of feats similar to the fictional superheroes we all know and love, and at the same time impart important lessons on how these fictional characters can become real life inspirations. For children of all ages.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 5, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, June 8, 2015
4:30 p.m.Time to Spare: Strategies to Eliminate Clutter
Learn strategies to eliminate clutter, prepare for mishaps, save money and maximize time. Using visualization exercises and helpful tips, participants visualize their "problem area" and leave with customized strategies for organizing their spaces and environments in the future. As a teacher, Daphne Kohavy is passionate about training and developing minds and coaching those that are chronically disorganized in school or life. She enjoys helping individuals create balanced spaces, peaceful and o…
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This summer invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Make Jewelry with Jennifer Jacobs
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make hip and funky bracelets, necklaces, and more. Jennifer's work has been featured at Barney's New York, so you know its fashion forward All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
3 p.m.Meditation~ A Tool for Stress Reduction and a Healthier Lifestyle
Meditation can bring about a sense of calm and balance that benefits both your emotional and physical well-being, which in turn will impact your overall health and reduce stress. It is easy to learn and can have many lasting and beneficial effects. After you meditate the benefits don’t end when your session ends. Join Renate Lanotte. MS, LCSW who has been meditating for over 30 years for this lively and engaging workshop.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Thursday, June 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Mouse Basics
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Friday, June 12, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.MS Word 1
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.Internet 1: Basics
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This summer invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 18, 2015
10:30 a.m.Email 1
Sign up for a free email account. Learn about sending, replying to and forwarding messages.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Edenwald LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, June 19, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
10:30 a.m.MS PowerPoint 2010 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.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This summer invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, June 26, 2015
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This summer invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
3 p.m.Urban Comics
Kawaii not cutting it for you? Learn how to draw street style with Ivan Velez. Bring your characters to life in your very own gritty comic. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
3 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
3 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
3 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
3 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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