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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, May 28, 2015
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech
Come to our third floor computer lab and use the computers for homework or for fun! Teens Only! Ages 12-18
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Picture Book Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day. Ages 4 - 7
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Friday, May 29, 2015
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Join Ms. Gomez for a story time in English and Spanish. There will be stories, songs, movement, rhymes, and fun! For ages 18 months - 5 years. First-come, first-served.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Canceled
MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2003. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 30, 2015
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Saturdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
11:30 a.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
12 noonCommunity Fun Fair
Community Fun Fair (Teen Service Day) is made possible through a partnership with New York Cares. The programs will be in our Library as well as in St. Catherine’s Park (across street) between 12pm and 2pm. Enjoy various programs for children and adults such as Computer Tutoring, Read Aloud, Mother Goose Story Time, and crafts! Stop by on Saturday, May 30th at 12:00pm to see all events!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults,
Children
12 noonCommunity Fun Fair -- Story Time
This event is part of Community Fun Fair Community Fun Fair (Teen Service Day) is made possible through a partnership with New York Cares. The programs will be in our Library as well as in St. Catherine’s Park (across street) between 12pm and 2pm. Enjoy various programs for children and adults such as Computer Tutoring, Read Aloud, Mother Goose Story Time, and crafts! Stop by on Saturday, May 30th at 12:00pm to see all events!
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
1 p.m.Community Fun Fair -- Internet Tips Workshop
This event is part of Community Fun Fair Community Fun Fair (Teen Service Day) is made possible through a partnership with New York Cares. The programs will be in our Library as well as in St. Catherine’s Park (across street) between 12pm and 2pm. Enjoy various programs for children and adults such as Computer Tutoring, Read Aloud, Mother Goose Story Time, and crafts! Stop by on Saturday, May 30th at 12:00pm to see all events!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:30 p.m.Much Ado About Nothing - presented by the Instant Shakespeare Company
Join us for a dramatic, staged reading of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. For Bard fans of all ages.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
2 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Monday, June 1, 2015
11 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a FREE, fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a Physical Activity Consent/Release at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Mondays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10=4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice due to availability of monitors.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
4 p.m.Mystery Mondays: Mystery Lovers Monthly Book Discussion Group
Book discussion group for fans of mystery / suspense novels set in different countries and, often, different time periods. January 5, 2015: In the Woods by Tana French February 2, 2015: Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healy March 2, 2015: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson April 6, 2015: Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes May 4, 2015: The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters June 1, 2015; The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O' Farrell July 6, 2015: A Judgement in Stone by Ruth Re…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
1 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Tuesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice due to availabilty of monitors.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
4 p.m.Art Explorers
Join us for stories and a craft that involves the senses and art education concepts in a fun setting. For ages 3 -5yrs. No pre-registration required. Limited to 25 children: first come, first served. Projects may be messy or stain clothes. Smocks recommended.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
11 a.m. Quiet Study Room (Wednesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Thursdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Super Cool Stories & Art
Stories and art projects for our older kids, ages 5-10. Projects may be messy; smocks recommended. Children younger than 5 (including younger siblings) will NOT be admitted.
67th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Friday, June 5, 2015
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11 a.m.Bilingual Story Time
Join Ms. Gomez for a story time in English and Spanish. There will be stories, songs, movement, rhymes, and fun! For ages 18 months - 5 years. First-come, first-served.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, June 6, 2015
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Sunday, June 7, 2015
11:30 a.m.Canceled
Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
2 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Monday, June 8, 2015
11 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a FREE, fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a Physical Activity Consent/Release at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Mondays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10=4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice due to availability of monitors.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
1 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Tuesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice due to availabilty of monitors.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
4 p.m.Art Explorers
Join us for stories and a craft that involves the senses and art education concepts in a fun setting. For ages 3 -5yrs. No pre-registration required. Limited to 25 children: first come, first served. Projects may be messy or stain clothes. Smocks recommended.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5 p.m.The Seated Stage: Play Reading, 5-6:30 p.m. Exploring Shakespeare's Plays
Do you love plays? Do you enjoy reading aloud? Our play reading group meets once a month and participants take turns to read aloud from the selected play . Our next play is William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. Dates and time: Tuesdays, May 5, June 9, July 7, 5-6:30 p.m. Come, read with us!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
10:30 a.m.Songs and Stories in St. Catherine's Park
Join us for Songs and Stories in St. Catherine's Park! We'll be singing our favorite songs, dancing our favorite dances, and, of course, reading our favorite books! For children from birth- 6 years. This program is presented by The New York Public Library and The Friends of St. Catherine's Park. Storytime is cancelled when it rains. St. Catherine's Park is located directly across from the Library, on the corner of 67th St. and 1st Ave. Storytime takes place on the basketball court. Please par…
67th Street LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m. Quiet Study Room (Wednesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
4 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. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Susan Hale.
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Thursdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Super Cool Stories & Art
Stories and art projects for our older kids, ages 5-10. Projects may be messy; smocks recommended. Children younger than 5 (including younger siblings) will NOT be admitted.
67th Street LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Friday, June 12, 2015
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
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