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TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, July 31, 2015
11 a.m.Navigating NYPL Databases
Come to the Riverdale branch Fridays at 11 a.m. to get a brief introduction on how to use some of The New York Public Library's most popular electronic resources. July 10: Mango Languages July 17: Freegal Music July 24: New York Times (1980 to Present) July 31: Oxford Art Online August 14: Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center August 21: Literature Resource Center August 28: Berg Fashion Library
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
3 p.m.The Sword in the Stone
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.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Drop in and learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, August 13, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Drop into the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, August 14, 2015
11 a.m.Navigating NYPL Databases
Come to the Riverdale Branch and get a brief introduction on how to find and use some of the New York Public Library's popular electronic resources. Fridays @ 11:00 a.m. Mango Languages - July 10th Freegal Music - July 17th NY Times (1980 to Present) - July 24th Oxford Art Online - July 31st Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center - August 14th Literature Resource Center - August 21st Berg Fashion Library - August 28th
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Drop in and learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
1 p.m.Book Discussion Group: Little Failure: A Memoir by Gary Shteyngart
The Riverdale Branch Library meets the third Wednesday of every month @ 1:00 p.m. This month the group will be discussing Little Failure: A Memoir, by Gary Shteyngart Book club participants must reserve copies of each title through the Library's catalog system. Reserve your copy by placing a hold online at www.nypl.org or visiting your local branch.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, August 20, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Drop into the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, August 21, 2015
11 a.m.Navigating NYPL Databases
Come to the Riverdale Branch and get a brief introduction on how to find and use some of the New York Public Library's popular electronic resources. Fridays @ 11:00 a.m. Mango Languages - July 10th Freegal Music - July 17th NY Times (1980 to Present) - July 24th Oxford Art Online - July 31st Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center - August 14th Literature Resource Center - August 21st Berg Fashion Library - August 28th
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
11 a.m.E-Reader & Tablet Help @ the Riverdale Branch Library
Drop in and learn how to download free e-books from the New York Public Library. Get help on using your iPad, Kindle or other tablet or e-reader. First come, first served. Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar) *Tablet users need to know their device password to download apps. **Kindle users need to know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
2 p.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
One-on-One Computer Assistance Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a Librarian for a 30 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new e-mail account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list and ask questions. E-reader, tablet and smart phone users are welcome. Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m. by appointment only. Call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thursday, August 27, 2015
11 a.m.Open Computer Lab @ Riverdale Branch Library
Attention new computer users: Drop into the Riverdale Library and get assistance on using the computers. Do you need to learn how to open a free e-mail account or practice going online and exploring the Internet? How about learning how to save a document or copy and paste text? Come to this open lab and ask questions and learn from doing. First come, first served. Thursdays @ 11:00 a.m. (some exceptions, please check the online calendar or branch calendar). First come, first served.…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Abracadabra
A Summer Reading Celebration. 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.
Riverdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, August 28, 2015
11 a.m.Navigating NYPL Databases
Come to the Riverdale Branch and get a brief introduction on how to find and use some of the New York Public Library's popular electronic resources. Fridays @ 11:00 a.m. Mango Languages - July 10th Freegal Music - July 17th NY Times (1980 to Present) - July 24th Oxford Art Online - July 31st Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center - August 14th Literature Resource Center - August 21st Berg Fashion Library - August 28th
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults

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