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Saturday, July 25, 2015
10:30 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
11 a.m.Saturday Morning Cartoons
Do you miss the tradition of Saturday morning cartoons? George Bruce Library is bringing it back! Join us and enjoy old school favorites like Looney Toons, Tom & Jerry, The Jetsons, Power Rangers, Thundercats, The Flintstones & more! Relive your childhood and share the classics with your kids. Program will be held on the 4th Saturday of every month, + select Saturdays as available (check our calendar for dates!) Program is open to all ages.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Monday, July 27, 2015
12 noonBaby Playtime
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 noonBoard 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
1 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
Every 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)
5 p.m.Canceled
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, July 28, 2015
11 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
12 noonBaby Playtime
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.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! July 7th & 9th Open Computer Lab July 14th & 16th Code Club July 21st & 23rd Tommy Q Zombie Killer July 28th & 30th 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
3 p.m.Summer Library Club!
Join us for a special Summer Reading program every Tuesday at 3pm June 30th-August 11th! Make, build, experiment, & create every week! Participate in special hands-on STEAM projects--that's Science, Math, Engineering, ART, & Math. Kids will explor eall of these concepts wh ile having a blast! We'll experiment & build with candy, make slime & bouncy balls, play with bubbles, create paint, explore water & more! There will be a NEW project every week. July 7th: Lava Lamps…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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 room
Array
Adults
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
12 noonBaby Playtime
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 noonBoard 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
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) 5:00-5:45pm and (2) 5:45 -6:30pm . 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, July 30, 2015
11 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
12 noonBaby Playtime
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.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! July 7th & 9th Open Computer Lab July 14th & 16th Code Club July 21st & 23rd Tommy Q Zombie Killer July 28th & 30th Minecraft ​
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 31, 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
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 1, 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: Title to be determined
.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Teens/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
1:30 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 E…
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 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 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
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
11 a.m. Movie Matinee: Title to be determined
.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomAdults,
Teens/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
1:30 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 E…
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.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
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