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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, August 1, 2015
10 a.m.Navigating NYC 311 Website
Learn how the NYC 311 website can save you time. In this class we explore commonly used services including filing a noise complaint, paying tickets and other tools.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game Day
Board games of all types and all skill levels
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers from the neighborhood.
Morrisania LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 6, 2015
3:30 p.m.Movie Time
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours
Morrisania LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 7, 2015
3:30 p.m.Gaming
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 8, 2015
3:30 p.m.Game Day
Board games of all types and all skill levels
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Abracadabra
Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
1 p.m.HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared t…
Morrisania LibraryBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
3:30 p.m.Arts & CraftsMorrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.Movie Time
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours
Morrisania LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Gaming
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 15, 2015
10 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.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game Day
Board games of all types and all skill levels
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers from the neighborhood.
Morrisania LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12 noonThe Sword in the Stone
A Summer Reading Celebration. Young Wart stumbles upon an unusual friend: a memorable and beloved old sorcerer named Merlin. With Merlin's guidance, he is astonished to discover that he is the only person in the kingdom who can pull an embedded sword from its massive stone pedestal: The legendary blade, Excalibur. Little does he know that he will grow up to become the just, ethical, and admired King Arthur! Presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Co.
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
3:30 p.m.Make Jewelry
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make hip and funky bracelets, necklaces, and more. You'll be led by Jennifer Jacobs, who has been featured at Barney's New York! All materials will be provided. Presented by Jennifer Jacobs. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, August 20, 2015
3:30 p.m.Movie Time
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours
Morrisania LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 21, 2015
3:30 p.m.Gaming
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 22, 2015
10 a.m.I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game Day
Board games of all types and all skill levels
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
3:30 p.m.Arts & CraftsMorrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
3:30 p.m.Movie Time
Feature movie titles, varying in length from 90 minutes to 2 hours
Morrisania LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Book Buzz with Random House featuring Upcoming Fall Hits
Attention Book Lovers! Want to learn about future bestsellers BEFORE they become bestsellers? How about a chance to read books BEFORE they are published? Our library is hosting a Random House Rep who will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on fall titles. Advanced Readers Copies, Book Catalogs, and Keep Calm and Read On tote bags will be available for attendees.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Friday, August 28, 2015
3:30 p.m.Gaming
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, August 29, 2015
10 a.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game Day
Board games of all types and all skill levels
Morrisania LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10 a.m.Email for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
10 a.m.I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 26, 2015
10 a.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.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 3, 2015
10 a.m.Navigating NYC 311 Website
Learn how the NYC 311 website can save you time. In this class we explore commonly used services including filing a noise complaint, paying tickets and other tools.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 10, 2015
10 a.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
3:30 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Morrisania LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, October 17, 2015
10 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.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Monday, October 19, 2015
3:30 p.m.Ghost Tales from Around the World
Wendigos, banshees, morois, the headless horseman- every culture has tales of otherworldly creatures and ghostly happenings. Listen to ghost stories from around the globe that will set you in the right mood for Halloween! Presented by Robin Bady. Recommended for children ages 5 and older.
Morrisania LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, October 24, 2015
10 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.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 31, 2015
10 a.m.Email for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Morrisania LibraryAdults
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