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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
4 p.m.Printmaking
Students are introduced to design principles through a variety of printing techniques. Throughout the class students discuss the differences between a unique, one-of-a-kind work of art, a copy, a printed series and a reproduction. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
11 a.m.Book Discussion Group
Join us for a discussion Get the neighborhood read. Join our lively discussion! We've got the books, now we need you to talk!
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Printmaking
Students are introduced to design principles through a variety of printing techniques. Throughout the class students discuss the differences between a unique, one-of-a-kind work of art, a copy, a printed series and a reproduction. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 18, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime and Craft
Listen to a few stories, sing some songs and then create a craft with old friends and new ones too.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Printmaking
Students are introduced to design principles through a variety of printing techniques. Throughout the class students discuss the differences between a unique, one-of-a-kind work of art, a copy, a printed series and a reproduction. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 19, 2016
4 p.m.Printmaking
Students are introduced to design principles through a variety of printing techniques. Throughout the class students discuss the differences between a unique, one-of-a-kind work of art, a copy, a printed series and a reproduction. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 20, 2016
11 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups - February 2016
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctore or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediated Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program…
Jerome Park LibraryEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
4 p.m.Super Cool Science
Children 5-12 years old are encouraged to come in and participate in our hands-on experiments that will show and teach the importance of science in their lives and encourage them to think creatively and critically .
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11 a.m.Adult Games
Come join us at the library to enjoy some of your favorite games such as dominoes and bingo. For adults of all skill levels.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Poof! Life in a Vacuum
In our newest program, students learn just how important the earth’s atmosphere is and why astronauts need to wear those big, heavy space suits. Using a bell jar and vacuum pump, Museum educators will mimic the vacuum of space, right in your own school, library or community center. Your students will first predict, then discover what happens to various objects when they are exposed to a vacuum and then make the extension to how the human body would react to the vacuum of space. Presented by Intr…
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Afternoon Arts
Children 5 to 12 years old will participate in various arts related projects.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 25, 2016
11:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime and Craft
Listen to a few stories, sing some songs and then create a craft with old friends and new ones too.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 26, 2016
3 p.m.Kids Get Active Fridays
Being fit and healthy is more than just eating right - it's also about being active! Join in on the fun as we explore Just Dance & Zumba movements.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 27, 2016
11 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups - February 2016
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctore or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediated Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program…
Jerome Park LibraryEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Monday, February 29, 2016
4 p.m.Teen Creative Writing Group
Are you a teen who loves to write? Do you want to meet other young writers? Or maybe you want to learn to write but you're not sure where to start? Whatever your story is, come to our supportive, creative environment to explore the world of words and meet like-minded writers. All materials will be provided. Ages 12-18
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Family Game Night
Come join us at the Jerome Park Branch for Family Game Night! Challenge a family member to a game of chess, checkers, or any other of our classic board games! For all ages and skill levels.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomFamilies
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
4 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse - Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the featu…
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, March 3, 2016
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 4, 2016
4 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, March 7, 2016
4:30 p.m.Art Club
Do you like to draw, paint, and explore the world through creating new projects? Each month, we will explore an art form and medium. All levels of artists welcome. Materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
4 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse - Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the featu…
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, March 10, 2016
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 11, 2016
3:30 p.m.Balloon Animals and Lessons
Kids and adults learn the basics of balloon twisting! Best for children ages 6 and older. Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements.
Jerome Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
4 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse - Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the featu…
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
3:30 p.m.College Essay Writing Workshop
Get that college essay on paper! Work with an ex-Princeton admissions officer and a Harvard Ed PhD. They'll share their expertise and you'll be on your way to pressing the send button. Presented by Carla Sinz and Caroline Moore. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, March 17, 2016
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Hang out with friends as we use laptops to explore various topics like gaming, research databases, writing a resume, and more! For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 18, 2016
4 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, March 21, 2016
4 p.m.Teen Creative Writing Group
Are you a teen who loves to write? Do you want to meet other young writers? Or maybe you want to learn to write but you're not sure where to start? Whatever your story is, come to our supportive, creative environment to explore the world of words and meet like-minded writers. All materials will be provided. Ages 12-18
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
4 p.m.Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse - Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars - Participants will learn about the featu…
Jerome Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, March 24, 2016
12 noonComputer Basics / Computación Básica
Are you new to computers? We can help! Topics covered include parts of the computer, mouse movement, getting started with email and social media and more. Quieres aprender cómo usar una computadora? Podemos ayudar! Los temas cubiertos incluyen partes del movimiento ordenador, ratón de computadora, primeros pasos con el correo electrónico, y las redes sociales y más.
Jerome Park LibraryAdults
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