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Monday, February 22, 2016
12 noonOpen Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Mondays: 12pm-2pm Tuesdays 12pm-1pm Wednesdays 11am-2pm Thursdays 12pm-2pm Fridays 10am-1pm (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months) *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noon Movie Social at George Bruce
This month's theme: Black History Month - Celebrate a Heritage of Accomplishments and Triumphs Bring your lunch and watch a film with neighbors and friends.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 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! Feb 1 & 4 Open Computer Lab Feb 8 & 11 Treasure Dive Tournament + Prizes Feb 18 Gaming Feb 22 & 25 Code Club Feb 29 Open Computer Lab
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Join us every Tuesday at 11:15 for Toddler Time! Enjoy age appropriate stories, rhymes, singalongs and activities for you and your toddler. This program is for Toddlers ages 18 months-3 years and their caregivers. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For younger children, check out our Babies Book Club Mondays at 11:15am for babies 0-18 months old. For older children, check out Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 11:15 for ages 3-5 years old!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
11:30 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic 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.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Mondays: 12pm-2pm Tuesdays 12pm-1pm Wednesdays 11am-2pm Thursdays 12pm-2pm Fridays 10am-1pm (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months) *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
3 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
George Bruce LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Coloring Page Tuesdays
Come color with us every Tuesday after school! Starting at 4pm we will provide access to crayons and a variety of coloring pages for kids to color their own masterpieces!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m.Crafternoon
Teens make assorted arts & crafts, while we supply the materials!
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11 a.m.Open Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Mondays: 12pm-2pm Tuesdays 12pm-1pm Wednesdays 11am-2pm Thursdays 12pm-2pm Fridays 10am-1pm (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months) *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
5 p.m.Gaming for Kids
Challenge yourself, your friends, and meet other kids in the neighborhood, as you play cool games on our PS3! Recommended for children ages 5-12! false
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 25, 2016
11:30 a.m.Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables,text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Mondays: 12pm-2pm Tuesdays 12pm-1pm Wednesdays 11am-2pm Thursdays 12pm-2pm Fridays 10am-1pm (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months) *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 p.m.Tinker Thursdays
Tinker, create, & make every Thursday after school! Starting at 4pm we will provide materials for kids of all ages to create with. The library will provide the materials, but craft creation is self-guided! *Supplies are limited -- first come, first served! The program ends when supplies run out.*
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 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! Feb 1 & 4 Open Computer Lab Feb 8 & 11 Treasure Dive Tournament + Prizes Feb 18 Gaming Feb 22 & 25 Code Club Feb 29 Open Computer Lab
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 26, 2016
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 January to June 2016, 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. January 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 April 1, 8, 15, 22 May 6, 13, 20, 27 June 3, 10, 17 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages an…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.FREE AARP Tax -Aide and Preparation at the George Bruce Library
Times: Fridays, February 4 through April 15, 2016, from 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM Location: 2nd Floor Children's Reading Room of the George Bruce Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. There is no cost to you for preparation. Most returns are filed electronically (e-filed) at no cost to you. Please bring the following with you when you come: Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents; Picture ID; Co…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Color, Paint, & Draw
Kids of all ages will stretch their creativity as we explore different materials every week to create a process-based art project. Process art focuses on the process of creativity, interacting with, and manipulating the materials, with less emphasis on the finished product. This workshop is all about having FUN and exploring art. Some weeks may be messy, disposable smocks are availiable, but please dress for a mess! *Young children should be accompanied by a caregiver. *Space and supplies…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Saturday, February 27, 2016
10 a.m.Saturday Board Games!
Join us in the George Bruce Library Children's Room to play and enjoy classics board games, and card games, of all types and skill levels. (Ages: 3-12) false
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
10:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and 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, February 29, 2016
11:15 a.m.Babies Book Club
Join us Mondays at 11:15am for a lapsit book club just for babies! In this club you will get to introduce your baby to the world of books and songs led by our Children's Room staff. Each child will receive a special treat during the last session of every month. This program is for babies 0-18 months and their caregivers. For older children: check out our Toddler Storytime (18months-3 years) on Tuesdays at 11:15am and Preschool Storytime (3-5 Years) Thursdays at 11:15am!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
12 noonOpen Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Reading Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, listen to music, and socialize with others in the community. Mondays: 12pm-2pm Tuesdays 12pm-1pm Wednesdays 11am-2pm Thursdays 12pm-2pm Fridays 10am-1pm (Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.) (Recommended for Ages: 0-24 Months) *Our reading room is a multi-purpose space. Take care to supervise children at all t…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
4 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! Feb 1 & 4 Open Computer Lab Feb 8 & 11 Treasure Dive Tournament + Prizes Feb 18 Gaming Feb 22 & 25 Code Club Feb 29 Open Computer Lab
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
5 p.m.Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a laptop or computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and we will assist.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 3, 2016
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
Friday, March 4, 2016
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 January to June 2016, 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. January 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 April 1, 8, 15, 22 May 6, 13, 20, 27 June 3, 10, 17 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages an…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, March 5, 2016
10:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and 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.Family Movie Matinee
To be determined
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
Families
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
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
5 p.m.Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a laptop or computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and we will assist.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Friday, March 11, 2016
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 January to June 2016, 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. January 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 April 1, 8, 15, 22 May 6, 13, 20, 27 June 3, 10, 17 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages an…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.World Beat and Percussion
It's time to get LOUD in the library. Sync the beat with your friends or create your own rhythm on drums, rattles, and more. Create your own lyrics while rocking out with your friends. Presented by Dale Gordon. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, March 12, 2016
10:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and 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, March 14, 2016
5 p.m.Butterfly Boogie
Bugs aren’t gross — they’re great! Let our super-sized cockroach puppet teach your students why insects are the coolest creatures around. We then take off on a 3,000-mile adventure with our butterfly themed show “The Tale of Flutterby and Piggle.” Learn about the interdependence between plants and animals through science, song, and audience participation. For children ages 5 and older. Presented by the Central Park Zoo Wildlife Theatre.
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
5 p.m.Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a laptop or computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and we will assist.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
12:30 p.m.Gmail and Google Docs/Drives
Learn how Gmail works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending,replying to , forwarding messages and attachments. Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Friday, March 18, 2016
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 January to June 2016, 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. January 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 April 1, 8, 15, 22 May 6, 13, 20, 27 June 3, 10, 17 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages an…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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