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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
2 p.m.Artistic Dreams International Back to Art Launch Event
Back to School means back to art class! Join Artistic Dreams International to celebrate the new year and the launch of their new website with free art classes!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday, teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer and it just might happen! Every Monday: Wii night…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, September 3, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, September 4, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
6 p.m.Back, Belly, & Side
BACK, BELLY, & SIDE By Celeste Rita Baker Selections from the book read by the author "Celeste Rita Baker brings us smack down into the islands with her vivid and raw rhythms and use of dialect, and reminds that the Caribbean has long had a strong claim to the magic that makes genre so imaginative." —Tobias Buckell, author of Hurricane Fever and Halo: The Cole Protocol George Bruce Library 518 West 125th Street New York, New York 10027 September 9, 2015 6:00-6:45 PM
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday, teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer and it just might happen! Every Monday: Wii night…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, September 10, 2015
11:30 a.m.Learn to Use the Mouse and Keyboard
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, September 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg GoldmanJoin us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2015, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. September 11, 18, 25 October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November 6, 13, 20 December 4, 11, 18 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. Atten…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10 a.m.Board Games
Join us at the George Bruce Library, to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all types and skill levels. (Ages: 3-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Family Movie Matinee - Ghost Busters
Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
Families
12:30 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This program provides assistance in the following areas: Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft Powerpoint Microsoft Access Email Formatting Your Resume Other Basic Needs Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 12:30-1:15 p.m. and (2) 1:15 -2:00 p.m. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited! PLEASE NOTE : If you need assistance with editing or format…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
2 p.m.Getting to Know Your Mind, Body and Spirit
Take a journey with MetroPlus as we discuss practical tips on how to achieve a balance to your day to day living. Managing your health with your primary care physician, physical fitness, relaxation, and a nutritional intake of healthy foods will start you on your way to a full energetic life. Presented by Metro Plus - Gilda Gillim
George Bruce LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.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…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, September 14, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noonGame/Movie Social at George Bruce
Spend your lunch hour with us every Monday! Bring your lunch and socialize with neighbors and friends. 1st and 3rd Mondays: Board Games and Cards 2nd and 4th Mondays: Movies
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Homework Hour
Need a computer for just doing your homework? Sign-up for one, and get the work done!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday, teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer and it just might happen! Every Monday: Wii night…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
11:30 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 drectories.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m.Homework Hour
Need a computer for just doing your homework? Sign-up for one, and get the work done!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m.Homework Hour
Need a computer for just doing your homework? Sign-up for one, and get the work done!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
5 p.m.Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool Wii, and Wii U games.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, September 17, 2015
11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Join in the fun with stories that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children. Preschool Storytime is not only fun for the children, but also engaging for the caregivers who attend with them. Every storytime will help children and caregivers bond by participating in healthy, enriching activities together. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.) (Ages: 2-5)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m.Homework Hour
Need a computer for just doing your homework? Sign-up for one, and get the work done!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Friday, September 18, 2015
10:30 a.m.MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg GoldmanJoin us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2015, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. September 11, 18, 25 October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November 6, 13, 20 December 4, 11, 18 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. Atten…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
1 p.m.Ready Player One: Adult Gamer Group
A monthly gamer program for new adults aged 18-24. Join us for PS3, Wii, Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh and any other card games of your interest. Ideas welcome!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Color, Paint & Draw
Draw, paint, and color your own images or coloring pages. This program allows kids to create wonderful pictures, and, more importantly, have fun while doing it. (Please note: this program is not a structured program.) ( Ages: 2-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, September 19, 2015
10 a.m.Board Games
Join us at the George Bruce Library, to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all types and skill levels. (Ages: 3-12)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11 a.m.Movie Matinee for Adults - Insurgent
Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This program provides assistance in the following areas: Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft Powerpoint Microsoft Access Email Formatting Your Resume Other Basic Needs Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 12:30-1:15 p.m. and (2) 1:15 -2:00 p.m. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited! PLEASE NOTE : If you need assistance with editing or format…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Monday, September 21, 2015
12 noonOpen Play
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Ages: 0-24 Months)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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