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Sunday, January 25, 2015
2 p.m.Sunday Movie: Separate Tables
The boarders at an English resort struggle with emotional problems. Directed by Delbert Mann Starring Rita Hayworth, Deborah Kerr, David Niven, and Burt Lancaster DVD | Black and White | 1958 | 100 min | MGM |
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Monday, January 26, 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
10:30 a.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Word Press.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Get Your Resumé Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resumé in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resumé and a USB drive to save and/or print your resumé.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
3 p.m.Photoshop 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.New Year Movie Marathon: Strange Cargo
Convicts escaping from Devil's Island come under the influence of a strange Christ-like figure. Directed by: Frank Borzage Starring: Clark Gable , Joan Crawford, and Ian Hunter DVD | Black & White | 1940 | 113 min | MGM | Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: JANUARY EVENTS CALENDAR 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups - Short But Not Sweet
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! January 2015 — Short But Not Sweet Wednesday, January 21, 1:00 pm Monday, January 26, 7:00 pm The Girls in Their Summer Dresses by Irwin Shaw Mr. and Mrs. Mike Loomis are out for a Sunday morning stroll on Fifth Avenue in The Village. Then Frances notices that Mike is enjoying the view more avidly than a happily married man should. A discussion ensues. (1939) Here We Are by Dorothy Parker When the newlyweds go…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
10:30 a.m.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
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.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
3 p.m.Photoshop 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.Basic Chinese Conversation - Level ll
Learn Mandarin with an experienced instructor using the Mango Languages database. The January classes will be held in Room 101 on the First Floor. The February and March classes will be held in the Co-Lab on the Second Floor. Walk-in class | No registration required | No placement test | First Come, First Served For more information please contact hungyunchang@nypl.org or call 212-576-0075
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
6:30 p.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: They Met in Bombay
A jewel thief and a con artist are rivals in the theft of a valuable gem as the Japanese army invades China. Directed by: Clarence Brown Starring: Clark Gable, Rosalind Russell, and Peter Lorre DVD | Black & White | 1941 | 92 min | MGM | Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: JANUARY EVENTS CALENDAR 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 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 the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to minpulate images to your desire.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
7 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents: Finding your Authentic Voice in Fiction with Monique Antonette Lewis
Finding your Authentic Voice in Fiction with Monique Antonette Lewis It's easy to be intimidated by your favorite authors when penning your own story, but the best voice is the one you know well. Through interactive prompts and exercises you'll create your own voices that are just as exciting and interesting as your favorite authors. On-line Registration opens on 1/20/2014 at 6:00 pm. Monique Antonette Lewis teaches fiction as a board member of New York Writers Workshop, is the…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10 a.m. Advanced MS PowerPoint 2011 for Mac
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2011 for Mac. 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.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2 p.m.Senior Services Workshop
Interested in learning more about programs and services available to seniors? Join Single Stop, Henry Street Settlement and HealthPlus for a Senior Services Workshop.pdf There will be information about volunteer employment opportunities, gym memberships, and more!! Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Time: 2pm-3pm Location: Mid-Manhattan Library- Room 101 455 5th Avenue New York, NY 10016 Space is Limited! Please call or e-mail to register: 212-576…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2011 for Mac
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
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
5:15 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
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Somewhere I'll Find You
Two brothers, rival correspondents, find themselves fighting their conservative editor over stories and each other over the affections of a pretty blonde journalist. Directed by: Wesley Ruggles Starring: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, and Robert Sterling DVD | Black & White | 1942 | 108 min | MGM | Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: JANUARY EVENTS CALENDAR 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Email for Beginners for the 50+
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
7:30 p.m.BRAIN GAMES
Don’t just play them, learn with them. Reward and exercise your brain the fun way. Master your strategy skills with Chess or Go. Learn about finance with Monopoly and The Game of Life. With many games to choose from, it’s not all just fun and games. This program takes place in the Corner Room on the 1st floor.
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Thursday, January 29, 2015
10:30 a.m.Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
10:30 a.m.MS Word 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, 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 Mac 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.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
2:30 p.m.Teach Yourself: Learn English Online
Explore websites and electronic resources at NYPL that will help you improve your English language reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. This class is for non-native speakers of English who have basic (or higher) proficiency in English.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
Learn how to use iMovie to animate images to create your very own mini movie. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.New Year Movie Marathon: Command Decision
Army generals struggle with the decision to prioritize bombing the German factories producing new jet fighters over the extremely high casualties the mission will cost. Directed by: Sam Wood Starring: Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon, and Van Johnson DVD | Black & White | 1948 | 112 min | MGM | Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: JANUARY EVENTS CALENDAR 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
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! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Friday, January 30, 2015
10:30 a.m.Computer Buying Guide
Learn about hardware and software before buying a computer.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Apps on Tablets
Learn how to find apps, review apps and discover some of the most popular apps around for iOS and Android devices.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Word 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, 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 Mac LabAdults
2:30 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
Saturday, January 31, 2015
1 p.m.Meditation: A Solution to Stress, Anger, and Conflict with Jim Rose
Stress, anger, and conflict are part of life in today’s world, but you don’t have to live with them 24-7. In this interactive program, Jim Rose a longtime meditator will guide you through a series of exercises designed to show how meditation is a powerful tool for dealing with stress, anger, and conflict. Through several meditation periods, you will have a chance to see how meditation is also the key to a rich inner life. Jim Rose, M Ed., Rutgers University, is a retired executive of Johnson…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Saturday Movies: Death Becomes Her
Death Becomes Her DVD | Color | 1992 | 103 min | Universal Pictures | Rated PG-13 Helen, a writer, and Madeline, an actress, have hated each other for years. Madeline is married to Ernest, who was once Helen's fiancé. After she recovers from a mental breakdown, Helen vows revenge by stealing back Ernest and plotting to kill Madeline. Both rivals secretly consume a miracle cure for aging. When each tries to eliminate the other, they realize they have become immortal and that life will never be…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
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