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Monday, June 15, 2015
2:30 p.m.Mango Languages: Learn Languages Online
Hola! Ni Hao! Bonjour! Konnichiwa! Dobryi den'! Come try out the Mango Languages program and start learning one of more than 60 languages today. This is a conversation based language learning program with a built-in recording option. Record your voice and compare your speech to the narrator’s to hear your progress.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:15 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 Mac LabAdults
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."Hijacking the Runway: How Celebrities Are Stealing the Spotlight from Fashion Designers," with Teri Agins, author and veteran fashion journalist for The Wall Street Journal
In this lecture, veteran fashion journalist for the Wall Street Journal Teri Agins chronicles how celebrities have inundated the world of fashion, realigning the forces that drive both the styles we covet and the bottom lines of the biggest names in luxury apparel. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: June Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Story Time for Grown-Ups PM - Two Extraordinary Detectives, Father Brown & Sherlock Holmes
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as we read you a story or two! June 2015 — Two Extraordinary Detectives, Father Brown & Sherlock Holmes Monday, June 15, 7 pm Wednesday, June 24, 1 pm The Red-Headed League by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Mr. Jabez Wilson goes to Sherlock Holmes for help when the mysterious Red-Headed League unexpectedly disbands and disappears without a trace and Wilson loses his job. Other June Story Time Dates - Monday, June 1, 7 pm Wednesday, Jun…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Adults
8:30 p.m.What's New with iOS8
Come learn about what's new with iOS 8. Including key features and changes to the world's most popular operating system for the iPhone and iPad.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
10:30 a.m.Cell Phone Buying Guide: Smartphones
Learn about the differences in smartphones to determine which phone is the best one for you. This class takes place on the 4th floor.
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.Skype & Video Chatting
Learn all about Skype and Video Chatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
5:15 p.m.Open Lab for the 50+
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,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Money Matters: 預算 (Mandarin)
BUDGETING: 預算 預算講座將教您設定理財目標和制定實現理財目標的計劃。您將會學習如何制定預算和記錄收入及支出。另外,您還將瞭解區分需求與慾望有多重要,以協助您分清主次和限制支出。 免費財務講座以及用廣東話和 普通話進行的一對一輔導服務 幫助您實現最佳理財成果。 網站: nypl.org/money The New York Public Library's Money Matters series is made possible thanks to the generous support of McGraw Hill Financial.…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
6:15 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
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
6:30 p.m.Deliver a winning presentation to your business prospects
Find out how to win over audiences and land new business by employing Hellmann Career Consulting's "RESULTS" methodology for presentations. Targeted to business owners, consultants, or business development professionals, we’ll use actual client case-studies to identify the key elements of an effective presentation, including: - Three things you must do to prepare effectively - How to handle difficult audience questions or situations - How to tell a compelling, memorable story that will drive…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
8:30 p.m.MS PowerPoint for Mac 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 Mac LabAdults
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
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
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.Facebook Basics
Learn about the online social network Facebook.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
6:30 p.m."Dawn's Early Light: A Garden Photographer's Muse," with Stacy Bass, author of "Gardens at First Light" and "In The Garden."
In this illustrated lecture, an award winning fine art photographer celebrates a spectacular selection of private gardens in subtle and enchanting ways -- all shot at the break of day. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: June Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
8:45 p.m.Advanced Powerpoint for Macs
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.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Thursday, June 18, 2015
10:30 a.m.Computer Safety & Maintenance
Learn how to protect your computer from viruses and perform regular maintenance functions to keep it running smoothly.
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.Magazines and Newspapers 3
A continuation of Magazines and Newspapers Online 2, explore advanced search features of the database EBSCOhost for finding fulltext articles from thousands of magazines, newspapers, and journals.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Get Photoshopped! Photo Retouching
In this class you will use Photoshop CS6 to retouch a portrait photo. Learn how to use filters to create an editing mask, and best practices for various retouching tools, such as clone stamp and the spot healing brush. 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! The…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
6:30 p.m.Russian Tattoo: A Memoir, with Elena Gorokhova, the author of two memoirs, a teacher and a contributor to newspapers and literary magazines.
The author relates her story of a unique balancing act and a family struggle: three generations of strong women with very different cultural values, all living under the same roof and battling for control. She tries to balance her role as both a Russian daughter and an American mother, struggling to bridge the gap between the cultures of her past and present. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: June Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
8:45 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
Friday, June 19, 2015
2:30 p.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
Saturday, June 20, 2015
10:30 a.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. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:30 p.m.Get Photoshopped "Brushes Basics"
In this class you will use the Photoshop to modify digital images. Learn how to use the clone stamp tool, duplicating backgrounds and much more.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2 p.m.Saturday Movies: Nameless ( Subtitled)
Nameless (Subtitled) DVD | Color | 2009 | 96 min | Focus Features | Rated R June 20, 2 PM, Sixth Floor A Honduran young girl and a Mexican gangster are united in a journey across the American border. Directed by Cary Fukunaga Starring Paulina Gaitan, Edgar Flores, Kristyan Ferrer, and Tenoch Huerta Mejía Elevators access the 6th floor after 1:30 PM. All programs are free and subject to last minute change or cancellation. -----------------------------------------------------------------…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Photoshop Open Lab
Took a Photoshop class and you need practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Sunday, June 21, 2015
10:30 a.m.PC vs. Mac
Are you a Mac, PC... or neither? Learn about the differences between Apple's Mac computers and Windows PCs by exploring the advantages and limitations of each platform.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:30 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
2 p.m.Sunday Movie: Adam's Rib
Husband-and-wife lawyers argue opposite sides in a sensational women's rights case. Directed by George Cukor Starring Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, and Judy Holliday DVD | Black and White | 1949 | 101 mins | MGM
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
4 p.m.MS Office Open Lab
Took a MS Office class and you need practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your Office questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Monday, June 22, 2015
10:30 a.m.Get Your Resume 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
1:15 p.m.Getting the Most out of the NYPL Catalog
Explore our catalog. Search for books and other materials, learn how to place holds, rate an item, add items to your shelves, look at reviews and create lists.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
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