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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
10:30 a.m.Aprenda Microsoft Word
Aprenda como usar este programa, que permite crear documentos de texto.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
2 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 6, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
1 p.m.Friday Afternoon Movie at Grand Concourse
We will be showing the brand new and very funny Get Hard, starring Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell! This film is Rated R; those under 17 years of age will require an accompanying parent or adult guardian.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. School Age (5-12 years).
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Dance @ NYPL Presents: Introduction to Belly Dance
Belly dancing is a great way to learn a beautiful art form while staying in shape. LA danza del viente es una gran manera de aprender una hermosa forma de arte durante su estancia en forma.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Ayuda Para Crear Tu Resume
Aprenda todo lo que necesita para ayudarle en el camino a una nueva carrera exitosa: -Como crear su Resume -Las cartas de presentacion -Aplicaciones de trabajo en linea -Habilidades de entrevista -Encontrar los mejores sitios web de oferta de trabajo
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.Music and Movement Concert for Little Superheroes
A Summer Reading Celebration. Turtle Dance Music engages little caped-crusaders ages 2 and up with a novel 60-minute superhero training experience. The performance will include superhero music, fun movement activities and original superhero storytelling. The show is designed to be inclusive for all children and fun for parents and caregivers. All of the activities and techniques in the performance are based on research from the Autism Intervention and Early Childhood Development Program at Mont…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Abracadabra
Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out with a Zumba session!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
4 p.m.Job Search +Unemployment Tax Tips
Many people simply update their résumés—without real thought—answer ads at random, go on a few interviews and send thank-you notes. Their other strategy is to post their résumés on Internet job boards and websites—as do hundreds of thousands of other job hunters who assume that this is the modern way to job search. Human Resources inboxes are swamped, and most of those résumés are simply deleted. This workshop covers a more powerful method way to get noticed and go from “Job Search to Career Tri…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
3:30 p.m.Learn How to Create a Twitter Account
Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Twitter es un servicio de redes sociales en linea que permite enviar y leer mensajes cortos de 140 caracteres llamados "tweets".
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
10:30 a.m.Aprenda Microsoft Powerpoint
Aprenda como usar el programa que permite hacer presentaciones y es usado ampliamente en los ambitos de negocios y educacionales.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
2 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business
10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business Learn what it takes to start your own business! This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business and how NYC Business Solutions can guide you through each step along the way. You will learn about: How to develop a business plan How to determine your legal structure How to set up your bookkeeping How to get permits and licenses How to obtain financing Date: August 19, 2015 Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thursday, August 20, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 21, 2015
3:30 p.m.Dance @ NYPL Presents: Introduction to Belly Dance
Belly dancing is a great way to learn a beautiful art form while staying in shape. LA danza del viente es una gran manera de aprender una hermosa forma de arte durante su estancia en forma.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Monday, August 24, 2015
3 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. Presented by Ramon Hernandez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Grand Concourse Library Presenta: Noche de Pelicula
Unase a nosotros para disfrutar de peliculas totalmente en Español
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
3:30 p.m.Learn Latin Music Steps
Latin music has great melody and rhythm. Join us to learn the steps to popular latin dances! La musica latina tiene gran melodia y el ritmo. Unete a nosotros para aprender los moviemientos de danza latina!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Thursday, August 27, 2015
4 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 28, 2015
3:30 p.m.Zumba!
Dance your heart out with a Zumba session!
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
3 p.m.De Reve a Realite
Vous avez fait vos plans de vision, résolutions et listes de souhaits. Mais comment allez-vous transformer vos rêves en réalités? Dans cet atelier, nous allons vous montrer comment utiliser le processus de DREAM ™ pour que vos rêves se réalisent. D.R.E.A.M. est l’acronyme anglais qui signifie: Dream big ( rêvez grand), Research (renseignez vous), Evaluate (évaluer), Act (prenez action) et Measure (mesurez votre résultats). Nous allons couvrir: • Divisez vos grands rêves en petits projets • "…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
11 a.m.English Conversation Hour
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR is an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, film, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Fun with Fabric: Decorating Silk, Cotton, Wool and Leather for Art and Function
Apply your artistic talent to something you can actually wear! Each student has a choice of fabric--even recycled fabrics--and use paints, beads, glitter, silk flowers, buttons and colorful candy wrappers to create art that they can hang or even wear! All materials will be provided. Presented by PJ Cobbs. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Concourse LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
3 p.m.The Creepy Chemistry Halloween Show
Join us in the lab for a chemistry filled fun-fest. This Halloween show explores such classics as gooey slime experiments, melting witch heads and releasing ghosts from bottles. You will marvel at the mounds of pumpkin foam we create as we listen for the wail of the banshee. Presented by Mad Science for children ages 4 and older.
Grand Concourse LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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