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Wednesday, July 29, 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 LibraryChildren,
Infant (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
1 p.m.Imagination Academy
Read, write, create your own story! Join us for visits from famous authors, who will tell us about their books and writing process and then lead a writing workshop. Sessions are Tues–Thurs, from 1-3 PM. Sign up for one session or more than one! For ages 9-13. Please visit the Children's Information Desk for an application and more information. Session 1 July 7: Nancy Krulik July 8: Rachel Vail July 9: Liz Summit Session 2 July 14: Vicki Cobb July 15: Julie Salamon July 16: Lauren Magazin…
67th Street LibraryChildren
2 p.m.Tales of the Teeny Tiny
Presented by Getchie Argetsinger for children ages birth to 4 years old with parent/caregiver. First-come, first-served.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.How to Talk to a Robot
In the first half of this program, you will work in pairs to learn basic robot programming. Once you’ve got the basics down, test your knowledge by programming your robot to make it through a series of mazes that are complete with robot swallowing holes! Presented by David Peins/Robodyssey. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
67th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 30, 2015
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Thursdays)
No talking, no cell phone, and no noise are required 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
1 p.m.Imagination Academy
Read, write, create your own story! Join us for visits from famous authors, who will tell us about their books and writing process and then lead a writing workshop. Sessions are Tues–Thurs, from 1-3 PM. Sign up for one session or more than one! For ages 9-13. Please visit the Children's Information Desk for an application and more information. Session 1 July 7: Nancy Krulik July 8: Rachel Vail July 9: Liz Summit Session 2 July 14: Vicki Cobb July 15: Julie Salamon July 16: Lauren Magazin…
67th Street LibraryChildren
3:30 p.m.Canceled
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 will NOT be admitted.
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, July 31, 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
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
No talking, no cell phone, no noise are required 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.Canceled
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.Advanced MS PowerPoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc. Please note: Bring a flash drive with an MP3 or WMA audio file, and an MP4 or MOV video file if you wish to practice embedding media.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults
Saturday, August 1, 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
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, August 3, 2015
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, August 4, 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
Wednesday, August 5, 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
4 p.m.Curtain Up: The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances
Go behind the scenes for the first time ever to experience the intensive training of ballet’s brightest future stars as they prepare for their vital end-of- year performances. An all-Balanchine program features Serenade, and excerpts from Coppélia, Swan Lake, and Western Symphony.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students
Thursday, August 6, 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
2:30 p.m.Animal Exploration!
Calling all young animal lovers! Uncover the secrets of the animal kingdom by having up-close encounters with some amazing LIVE animals such as rabbits, lizards, turtles, parrots, frogs and bugs! Each week we will also explore the wonders of nature by using scientific tools to investigate skulls, feathers, eggs and x-rays. These unique hands-on experiences will help to formulate questions and sharpen science classifications skills in all junior naturalists. Best for children ages 6 to 9 years ol…
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, August 7, 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.Canceled
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 Library
Array
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Google Series: Drive / Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, August 8, 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
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
3 p.m.International Crime Night
Come learn about the international crime series published by independent publisher Melville House! From Nairobi to Austria, Kiev to Paris and Milan, these books are page turners in the tradition of classic American noir by Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, and James M. Cain. Authors discussed will include Marek Krajewski, Mukoma Wa Ngugi, Derek Raymond, Jakob Arjouni, Giorgio Scerbanenco, and Wolf Haas. Presented by Claire Kelley
67th Street LibraryAdults
Monday, August 10, 2015
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, August 11, 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
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 Twelfth Night. Dates and time: Tuesdays, August 11, Sept. 8 & October 6, 5-6:30 p.m. Come, read with us!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Wednesday, August 12, 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, August 13, 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
2:30 p.m.Animal Exploration!
Calling all young animal lovers! Uncover the secrets of the animal kingdom by having up-close encounters with some amazing LIVE animals such as rabbits, lizards, turtles, parrots, frogs and bugs! Each week we will also explore the wonders of nature by using scientific tools to investigate skulls, feathers, eggs and x-rays. These unique hands-on experiences will help to formulate questions and sharpen science classifications skills in all junior naturalists. Best for children ages 6 to 9 years ol…
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
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