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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, August 3, 2015
5 p.m.Teen Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
11:30 a.m.Film for Tots
Watch fun short films based on picture books that you've read or will want to read.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1:30 p.m. Computer Lab - Basic Assistance - MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010
Do you need help using Microsoft Excel 2010 ? Well , help is here. Come to our computer lab and get basic assistance with all of your Excel questions. Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 1:30-2:15pm and (2) 2:15 -3:00pm . 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 formatting a file/document in…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
4 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This class is right for you if you need help in: ♦ 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) 4:00-4:45pm and (2) 4:45 -5:30pm . 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 editin…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
1 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.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool Wii, PS3, and Wii U games.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 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) 5:00-5:45 p.m. and (2) 5:45 -6:30 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 formatt…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
11:15 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
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 7, 2015
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, August 8, 2015
10:30 a.m.One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. 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!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
5 p.m.Teen Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
11:30 a.m.Film for Tots
Watch fun short films based on picture books that you've read or will want to read.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1:30 p.m. Computer Lab - Basic Assistance - MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010
Do you need help using Microsoft Excel 2010 ? Well , help is here. Come to our computer lab and get basic assistance with all of your Excel questions. Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 1:30-2:15pm and (2) 2:15 -3:00pm . 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 formatting a file/document in…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
4 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This class is right for you if you need help in: ♦ 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) 4:00-4:45pm and (2) 4:45 -5:30pm . 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 editin…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
12:30 p.m.Email for Beginners
Learn how e-mail works, sign up for a free e-mail account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
1 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.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool Wii, PS3, and Wii U games.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 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
5 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) 5:00-5:45 p.m. and (2) 5:45 -6:30 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 formatt…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Thursday, August 13, 2015
11:15 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
1 p.m.Canceled
Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 14, 2015
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, August 15, 2015
10:30 a.m.One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. 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!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
11 a.m. Movie Matinee for Adults: Woman in Gold
. Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, August 17, 2015
4 p.m.America's Heroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Celebration. Every hero has a story! Presley and Melody Interactive Concerts share story songs about american heroes; from personal heroes to super heroes! The instantaneous audience connection transforms fans from “spectators to participators” as children become stars on stage in this unique and creative concert experience. The musical and educational format showcases the performing arts and promotes the love of reading through live music, utilizing beautifully handcrafted p…
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Teen Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
11:30 a.m.Film for Tots
Watch fun short films based on picture books that you've read or will want to read.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
1 p.m.Computer Basics for 50+
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 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.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool Wii, PS3, and Wii U games.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This class is right for you if you need help in: ♦ 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) 4:00-4:45pm and (2) 4:45 -5:30pm . 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 editin…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Thursday, August 20, 2015
11:15 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
1 p.m.Tween Tech Hour
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Tween Tech Hour. Every Tuesday and Thursday we'll take over the basement with laptops for Tweens and Teens ages 10-14. Learn to code, get homework help, play multiplayer games, and more! August 4th & 6th Open Computer Lab August 11th & 13th Code Club August 18th & 20th Typer Shark August 25th & 27th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, August 21, 2015
3 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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, August 22, 2015
10:15 a.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
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