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Tuesday, October 13, 2015
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 15, 2015
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 16, 2015
10 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 17, 2015
10 a.m.Riverside Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens welcome!!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company
The Instant Shakespeare Company presents a reading of William Shakespeare's, "The Second Part of Henry the Fourth".
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, October 19, 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. Prerequisites: Basic mouse, keyboarding, and computer skills.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
11 a.m.Conversational Sign Language Workshop "Signed English"
Conversational signing is also known as "Signed English" and differs from American Sign Language (ASL) in sentence structure and complexity. This workshop consists of six(6) sessions conducted every Tuesday beginning September 29th. It is designed to be a fun and relaxed way of learning basic conversational signs that can be tailored to the interests of the group and used in everyday communication. ***Please note that participants must commit to all 6 sessions and the workshop is limited to…
Riverside LibraryAdults
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
11:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 22, 2015
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, October 23, 2015
10 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 24, 2015
10 a.m.Riverside Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens welcome!!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, October 26, 2015
10 a.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginers
Riverside LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
11 a.m.Conversational Sign Language Workshop "Signed English"
Conversational signing is also known as "Signed English" and differs from American Sign Language (ASL) in sentence structure and complexity. This workshop consists of six(6) sessions conducted every Tuesday beginning September 29th. It is designed to be a fun and relaxed way of learning basic conversational signs that can be tailored to the interests of the group and used in everyday communication. ***Please note that participants must commit to all 6 sessions and the workshop is limited to…
Riverside LibraryAdults
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Interactive stories, songs, finger plays & games. Geared for early walkers and toddlers, the Tales for the Teeny Tiny program also welcomes parents of infants who want to expose babies to language, songs and playful interaction. For children ages 3 and older with parent/caregiver. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
2 p.m.Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens also welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 29, 2015
1 p.m.Retro Board Gaming for Adults
Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or Scrabble. If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing, Monolopy's the game for you! Join us for some lively board time! All levels of play welcome. No registration neccessary.…
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.The Creepy Chemistry Halloween Show
Join us in the lab for a chemistry filled fun-fest. This Halloween show explores such classics as gooey slime experiments, melting witch heads and releasing ghosts from bottles. You will marvel at the mounds of pumpkin foam we create as we listen for the wail of the banshee. Presented by Mad Science for children ages 4 and older.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 30, 2015
10 a.m.Bridge Club
Are you a Bridge buff? Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends! All players welcome!
Riverside LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 31, 2015
10 a.m.Riverside Knitting Circle
Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies. Instructors available. Teens welcome!!
Riverside LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, November 2, 2015
10 a.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud; what it is and how you use it. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners
Riverside LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
11 a.m.Conversational Sign Language Workshop " Signed English"
Conversational signing is also known as "Signed English and differs from American Sign Language (ASL) in sentence structure and complexity. This workshop consists of six (6) sessions every Tuesday beginning September 29th. It is designed to be a fun and relaxing way of learning basic conversational signs that can be tailored to the interests of the group and used in everyday communication. ***Please note that participants must commit to alll 6 sessions and the workshop is limited to 8 partici…
Riverside LibraryAdults
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
3:30 p.m.Book Discussion: "The Good Earth".
The Riverside Book Discussion Group will meet to discuss : The Good Earth, by Pearl Buck. Set in China, this is a drama about a simple peasant farmer who grows rich with the help of his faithful wife. Tragedy follows as he betrays his family and neglects the earth he had worshiped.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 5, 2015
4 p.m.Crazy Chemworks
Presented by Mad Science.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 9, 2015
10 a.m.Computer Safety and Maintenance
Learn how to protect your computer from viruses; use anti-virus software; beware when downloading; don't always trust emails; and use strong passwods. Learn how to perform regular maintenance functions to keep your computer running smoothly. <!--[endif]-->
Riverside LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 12, 2015
4 p.m.Crazy Chemworks
Presented by Mad Science.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Riverside LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, November 16, 2015
10 a.m.Email for Beginners
Learn how email works. Sign up for a free email account. Learn how to send, reply and forward messages. Prerequisite: Basic computer, mouse and keyboarding skills.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 19, 2015
4 p.m.Crazy Chemworks
Presented by Mad Science.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 23, 2015
10 a.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to: manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments Prerequisite: Email for Beginners or an active web-based email account
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, November 30, 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.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
3:30 p.m.Book Discussion of "The Glass Castle".
The Riverside Book Discussion Group will meet to discuss : The Glass Castle, by Jeannette Walls. The child of a scholarly, alcoholic father and an eccentric artist mother discusses her family's nomadic upbringing--from the Arizona desert to Las Vegas to Appalachia--during which her siblings and she fended for themselves while their parents outmaneuvered bill collectors and the authorities.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, December 7, 2015
10 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn word processing basics in this hands-on workshop. Standard features like italics, bold, font, and pitch size will be covered as well as more complicated features such as copy and paste, etc . Being familiar with a keyboard, a mouse, and highlighting will help you keep up.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, December 14, 2015
10 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. Prerequisite: MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Riverside LibraryAdults
Monday, December 21, 2015
10 a.m.Downloading NYPL eBooks
Learn all about the Cloud; what it is and how you use it. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners
Riverside LibraryAdults
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