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Tuesday, February 16, 2016
10 a.m.NYPL TechConnect: Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save your resume. No registration required. Please ring the doorbell to gain admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.Medicare Info Session
Drop by this informative workshop to explore your Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement and Part D Coverage Choices. Learn when to enroll, penalties for not enrolling on time, differences between Medicare Advantage & Original Medicare. Allan Katz is a financial advisor employed by Comprehensive Wealth Management Group in Staten Island, New York. With over 24 years of experience and 5 exams passed, Allan maintains the following registrations; investment advisor, broker and certified financ…
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 18, 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. Workshop series is FREE. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 19, 2016
11:30 a.m.Toddler Messy Play
Inspired by the Children's Museum of Art, wee will have different art stations geared toward toddler exploration. Playdough, fingerpaint, and collage will be introduced during this 4 week session. We recommend that children wear clothes geared toward messy fun. Smocks will be provided.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10 a.m.Book Swap!
Ottendorfer hosts a Book Swap on the third Saturday of each month. Please bring your books, DVDs, CDs and miscellaneous trinkets to trade with others.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Artist Talk: Joan Meyer
Meet local artist Joan Meyer and learn more about her work, which is currently on display at the Ottendorfer Libary.
Ottendorfer Library
Array
Adults
Monday, February 22, 2016
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonBaby/Toddler Playgroup
Calling all babies and toddlers! Meet other babies and caregivers after storytime for some relaxed play. It's cold outside, but it's warm in the library.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
10 a.m.NYPL TechConnect: Find a Job Online
Learn how to use the Internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes. No registration required. Please ring the doorbell to gain admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Winter Wonderland Music and Movement Concert for Kids!
Turtle Dance Music engages all children including children on the autism spectrum with a novel 60-minute music experience about “the Winter-Wonderland.” “We help kids come out of their shells!” The show is designed to be inclusive for all children and fun for parents and caregivers. Each song is accompanied by hands-on, visual, and sensory experiences. This will be a fun show for the winter festivities with lots of original songs about winter, snow, being with family and the holidays! Kids will…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
10:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Walking toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Preschool Storytime
Stories and a craft for ages 3-6.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, February 25, 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. Workshop series is FREE. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, February 26, 2016
11:30 a.m.Toddler Messy Play
Inspired by the Children's Museum of Art, wee will have different art stations geared toward toddler exploration. Playdough, fingerpaint, and collage will be introduced during this 4 week session. We recommend that children wear clothes geared toward messy fun. Smocks will be provided.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, February 29, 2016
10:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. First come, first served. Doors open at 10:15am.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
12 noonBaby/Toddler Playgroup
Calling all babies and toddlers! Meet other babies and caregivers after storytime for some relaxed play. It's cold outside, but it's warm in the library.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thursday, March 3, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Make Your Own Ornament
No matter what you celebrate or how you like to decorate, can help make it happen! Make beads, baubles, and more. All materials will be provided. Presented by Susan Hale. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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. Workshop series is FREE. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 4, 2016
1:30 p.m.First Friday Matinee: Mildred Pierce
Join us for our screening of Mildred Pierce (1945). A hard-working mother inches towards disaster as she divorces her husband and starts a successful restaurant business to support her spoiled daughter. Starring Joan Crawford, Jack Carson and Zachary Scott. Directed by Michael Curtiz.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 5, 2016
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
5:30 p.m.Ottendorfer Book Club: The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
Our March selection is The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante. The second novel in Ferrante's Neapolitan series continues to tell the story of the friendship between Lila and Elena. Now in their twenties, Elena and Lila vacillate between profound love and flagrant disregard. Join us for a good conversation and great company. Ottendorfer Book Club meets the second Tuesday of each month. Ask for a copy at the circulation desk or reserve your own online.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 10, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
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. Workshop series is FREE. First come, first served.
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, March 12, 2016
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 17, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 19, 2016
10 a.m.Book Swap!
Ottendorfer hosts a Book Swap on the third Saturday of each month. Please bring your books, DVDs, CDs and miscellaneous trinkets to trade with others.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
4 p.m.Insects and Arachnids
Many people don't realize just how amazing insects can be! Did you know that insects can provide food? Did you know that insects are the largest grouping of animals we have? Come learn what makes an insect an insect by identifying certain species. We will also explore their relatives, the arachnids, to discover what's similar or different. Through the use of multimedia presentations and live ambassador animals, participants can understand the benefit of insects and spiders in our world. Recommen…
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, March 24, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, March 26, 2016
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, March 31, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Friday, April 1, 2016
1:30 p.m.First Friday Matinee: Sicario
Join us for our screening of Sicario (2015). After an idealistic FBI agent is recruited by a government task-force official to pursue a drug lord, she begins a perilous mission that forces her to question everything she believes, and pits her against a shadowy consultant with a dangerous agenda. Starring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin and Benicio del Toro. Directed by Denis VilleNeuve.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Saturday, April 2, 2016
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thursday, April 7, 2016
10 a.m.Open Computer 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! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Friday, April 8, 2016
11:30 a.m.Canciones y Arte
Children are immersed in the richness of the Spanish language as they participate in lively educational songs accompanied by an art activity that reinforces the phrases/vocabulary that children are exposed. For children ages 3 to 4 years old. Presented by Mi Manzana.
Ottendorfer LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Saturday, April 9, 2016
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
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