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15 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, May 5, 2016
10:30 a.m.Mouse for Beginners
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
10 a.m.Speak with a LiveOn NY Specialist for a Benefits Check-Up
When was the last time you checked your benefits eligibility? You may be entitled to benefits that help to pay for food, rent, and medicine! LiveOn NY Benefits Specialists will be available to provide information about the following programs and help you apply: Medicare, SCRIE, SNAP, HEAP and other referrals. To assist with determination of eligibility and your application, please bring copies of documents that verify the following: Identity Address/Lease Total Household Income (Social Sec…
Edenwald LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Edenwald LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, May 12, 2016
10:30 a.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
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
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Edenwald LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
10:30 a.m.MS Excel 2010 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.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Edenwald LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, May 26, 2016
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, May 31, 2016
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Edenwald LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 9, 2016
10 a.m.Summer Reading Kick-Off Block Party
A FULL DAY OF FREE PROGRAMS AND FUN FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY The New York Public Library invites you to join us for the official kick-off of the Summer Reading Challenge with an all-day block party! This event features special guest speakers including Newbery Award Winner Kwame Alexander, programs for all ages, and tables from local organizations and community partners. 10 a.m.: Special Guest Speakers: including Newbery Award Winnrer Kwame Alexander and NYPL President Tony Marx 11 a.m.: Bloc…
Edenwald LibraryFamilies
1 p.m.Abracadabra
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Presented by Urban Stages.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.South African Rhythms
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration for All Ages A percussionist will go through traditional South African Rhythms and provide opportunities for the teens to try out various percussive instruments. We will also look at how South African music has influenced other cultures and current trends. If the dancer is available, she will go over some basic South African dance steps. Presented by Urban Stages.
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
10 a.m.Speak with a LiveOn NY Specialist for a Benefits Check-Up
When was the last time you checked your benefits eligibility? You may be entitled to benefits that help to pay for food, rent, and medicine! LiveOn NY Benefits Specialists will be available to provide information about the following programs and help you apply: Medicare, SCRIE, SNAP, HEAP and other referrals. To assist with determination of eligibility and your application, please bring copies of documents that verify the following: Identity Address/Lease Total Household Income (Social Sec…
Edenwald LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
11 a.m.Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
A Summer Reading Program This Summer, Bilingual Birdies invites you to warm up the colder months by singing and dancing to the sounds of magical guitars and drums. Get cozy and add some color to gray days by learning about your family, yourself, and even animals around the world, all in your favorite language! Our Bilingual Teaching Musicians are excited to teach basic vocabulary in Spanish, French, Mandarin or English to your whole family (geared toward children newborn through six years old.)…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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