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Saturday, May 14, 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, May 16, 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 17, 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
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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
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.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
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)
5 p.m. Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a 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 get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wednesday, May 18, 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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 Library, Computer roomAdults
4 p.m.Kids Book Club - May
Join us on the third Wednesday of every month for Kids Book Club! For kids in grades 3-5, ages 8-11. Each month we will choose from a selection of books to read and discuss at our next meeting!
George Bruce LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 19, 2016
11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Join us every Thursday at 11:15 for Preschool Storytime! This program includes interactive stories and activities that will help foster a love of learning through reading, singing, talking, and playing! This program is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. 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 and Toddler Storytime Tuesdays at 11:15am for Toddlers 18months-3 years.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
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!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 20, 2016
10 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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 Library, AuditoriumAdults,
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, May 21, 2016
10:30 a.m.Artistic Dreams International: Free Art & Leadership Program
FREE Art and Leadership Class! Artistic Dreams International and The New York Public Library invite children ages 7 to 12 to join the Artistic Dreams Visual Arts and Leadership Program! Advanced registration is required. Children must be dropped off and picked up by a caregiver. Saturdays, 10:30am-1:00pm Dates: March: 5th, 12th, 19th April: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd May: 7th, 14th, 21st Visit www.artisticdreams.org for more information! Or email the Program Director at lauren@artisticd…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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
11 a.m.Family Movie Matinee
Title to be determined.
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
Families
Monday, May 23, 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/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, May 24, 2016
10 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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 Library, Computer roomAdults
4 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
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
5 p.m. Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a 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 get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Wednesday, May 25, 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. 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 times. Please note that Open Play may end early to prepare for library meetings and programs; staff…
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!
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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!
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 26, 2016
11:15 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Join us every Thursday at 11:15 for Preschool Storytime! This program includes interactive stories and activities that will help foster a love of learning through reading, singing, talking, and playing! This program is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. 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 and Toddler Storytime Tuesdays at 11:15am for Toddlers 18months-3 years.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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 Library, Computer roomAdults
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