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Monday, July 6, 2015
10:30 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:15 p.m.Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading music, videos, images and more! Including streaming and sharing.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Reclaiming Travel, with Joshua Ellison, Executive Editor of Restless Books and the founding editor of Habitus, a journal of international Jewish literature.
This illustrated lecture is a meditation on the meaning of travel from ancient times to the twenty-first century. The author seek to understand why we travel and what has come to be missing from our contemporary understanding of travel. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our July 2015 Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here:July Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
8:30 p.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Curious about the cloud and what it can do for you. Take this immersive class.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
10:30 a.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Tablet Buying Guide Basics
With all the tablets out there it is hard to figure out which one you should get. Learn how to determine which tablet is the best fit for you. This class will cover some of the basic features and specs of the devices.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
5:15 p.m.eBook Help Hour: Get Started with eBooks
Need help getting started with e-books? Bring your laptop, e-reader, tablet or smart phone to Mid-Manhattan's eBook Help Hour. Please come to eBook Help Hour with a valid library card and PIN. You will also need to know any passwords for your device (screen lock, Apple id, Play Store, etc.) to successfully download and authorize the library e-book apps. Please note that with some e-readers, such as the Nook Simple Touch, you will need to download library e-books to your personal computer and t…
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:15 p.m.Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world; Adobe Photoshop. In this class you the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to minpulate images to your desire.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Crossing Broadway: Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City, with Robert W. Snyder, Associate Professor of Journalism and American Studies at Rutgers University–Newark.
This illustrated lecture chronicles the rise, fall, and rise of Washington Heights, a neighborhood populated with immigrants from around the world. It tells how disparate groups overcame their mutual suspicions to rehabilitate housing, build new schools, restore parks, and work with the police to bring safety to streets racked by crime and fear. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our July 2015 Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Ma…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.獨立創業的 10 個步驟
獨立創業的 10 個步驟 星期/日期: 07/07/2015 時間: 7:00 PM-9:00 PM 本課程提供基本步驟概觀,讓您瞭解在創立公司時所需執行的步驟,以及紐約市企業解決方案如何引導您執行每個步驟。課程總時數:隨中心不同,1 節課需時 1.5-2.5 小時。 地點: Mid-Manhattan Library 455 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 報名: http://bit.ly/1aPXqGo
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
8:30 p.m.Photoshop Open Lab
Took a Photoshop class and you need to practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your Photoshop questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
10 a.m.Mac Computers for Beginners
Learn the basics of using a Mac computer.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
10:30 a.m.Google Series: Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Excel 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.NY through the Lens, with Vivienne Gucwa, a fine art travel photographer and writer based in New York City.
This illustrated lecture showcases the author’s images of New York street photography and serves as a beautiful travel guide to the city. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our July 2015 Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here:July Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Основы планирования деятельности
Основы планирования деятельности ДЕНЬ/ДАТА: 07/08/2015 Время: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Пройдя данный курс, вы научитесь систематизировать свои деловые идеи в структурированный план, определять возможных клиентов и рекламировать свое предприятие, выполнять требования законодательства по открытию своего предприятия, а также составлять финансовый прогноз. Общая продолжительность курса: 1 занятие, 3 часа. Место: Mid-Manhattan Library 455 Fifth Avenue, New York…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
8:45 p.m.Advanced Excel for Macs
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Thursday, July 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Windows 7 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 7.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world; Adobe Photoshop. In this class you learn the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to manipulate images to your desire. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR! an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. Open to adult Intermediate & Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! In…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
6:30 p.m.Beneath the Streets: The Hidden Relics of New York City's Subway System, with Matt Litwack, American Photographer and Graffiti Artist
Only a handful of transit workers, daring explorers and graffiti writers have experienced the full scope of the New York subway system. Beneath the Streets reveals this world for the first time with fantastic photographs captured from throughout the tunnels and byways of the subway. Although it provides service to over 5 million riders every day, the subway is for most a sealed system. Very few of its patrons are aware of the extent of this vast underground infrastructure. The authors of Beneath…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.業務規劃基本概念
業務規劃基本概念 星期/日期: 07/09/2015 時間: 6:30 PM-9:30 PM 本課程將教導您如何將商業理念組織到結構化計劃中、識別潛在顧客並向顧客推廣您的業務、完成創立公司的法律需求,以及進行財務規劃。課程總時數: 1 節課,3 小時。 地點: Mid-Manhattan Library 455 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016 報名: http://bit.ly/1ze3vlJ
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
8:45 p.m.Keynote for Mac
Get acquainted with Apple's powerful presentation software that gives you everything you need to create slideshows and videos that look dazzling, bring your ideas to life, and let you work seamlessly between Mac and iOS devices, as well as with colleagues, friends, and family who use Microsoft PowerPoint.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Friday, July 10, 2015
10:30 a.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6 p.m.Open Book Night at the NYPL Outdoor Reading Room 2015: Read Everywhere!
We are having two special outdoor book socials this summer, and you're invited! We hope you’ll come and share a book you loved reading at the NYPL Outdoor Reading Room 2015: Read Everywhere!" Friday, June 26 6 PM - 7 PM Friday, July 10 6 PM - 7 PM What to expect at Open Book Night: 1. Introduce your book with its title, author, publica…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Saturday, July 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.iMovie for Beginners
Learn the basics of using Apple's entry-level video editing program iMovie by working through a simple project. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:30 p.m.Digital Storytelling Using iMovie
Discuss techniques of using digital tools to tell stories. Learn how to use Apple's popular iMovie software to combine words, images, video, and other media into a compelling narrative. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2 p.m.Saturday Movie: Grizzly Man
Grizzly Man DVD | Color | 2005 | 103 min | Lions Gate Films | Rated R July 11, 2 PM, Sixth Floor Pieced together from conservationist Timothy Treadwell's actual video footage, Werner Herzog's documentary examines the calling that drove Treadwell to live among a tribe of wild grizzly bears. When one of the bears he loved and protected tragically turns on him, the footage he shot serves as a window into our understanding of nature and its grim realities. Directed by Werner Herzog Starring Tim…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
4 p.m.iWork Open Lab
Took a iWork class and you need to practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your iWork questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sunday, July 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world; Adobe Photoshop. In this class you learn the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to manipulate images to your desire.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2 p.m.Sunday Movie: They Met in Bombay
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East. Directed by: Clarence Brown Starring: Clark Gable, Rosalind Russell, and Peter Lorre DVD | Black & White | 1941 | 92 min | MGM
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Photoshop Open Lab
Took a Photoshop class and you need to practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your Photoshop questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Monday, July 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
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