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33 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, April 20, 2015
10 a.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!
Morris Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Crafty Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A craft related to the stories will follow. For ages 4 to 12 years old.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Standing Down: a reading and discussion group for veterans
Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian is a new reading and discussion series for veterans. It is held in the informal setting of your local library and based on a special collection of writing by and about men and women who have served in the military and made the transition back into civilian life. Standing Down includes writing ranging from Homer’s Iliad to personal accounts by members of the US Armed Forces. The facilitator, Jeremy Warneke, is a veteran of the United States Army National…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
10 a.m.Ipad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, settings, navigation and app basics.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Arts & Crafts Club
Join us for arts and crafts activities at Morris Park. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to present your art images at . All programs are free of charge.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
11 a.m.Community Book SwapMorris Park LibraryBook Lovers
Thursday, April 23, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Story Time
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.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m. Teen Lounge
Leave the velvet ropes behind & come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, April 24, 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.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m. Game on @ Morris Park
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, April 25, 2015
3:30 a.m.Game Corner
Play a variety of board and card games of all types and skill levels.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 a.m.(CEIS) Morris Park Library: "Networking, Effective Communication and Job Search Workshop 2015"
NETWORKING, EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION & JOB SEARCH Effective communication is a key interpersonal skill. This workshop focuses on how to improve our communication as we proceed with our job search activities. photo courtesy of lifeafterengineering.wordpress.com Let's discuss the advantages and disadvantages, at greater length during our Workshop For More Information, Please contact CEIS Department at ceisdepartment@gmail, or call 718.579.4260
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Monday, April 27, 2015
4 p.m.Crafty Storytime
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A craft related to the stories will follow. For ages 4 to 12 years old.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
2:30 p.m.Make Jewelry with Barbara
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make bracelets, necklaces, and more.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
4 p.m.It's Magnetic
Learn how to turn ordinary flat back marbles into stunning custom magnets. All materials will be provided. Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Canceled
Smash or Trash
Watched a movie that you want to rave or diss? Is the newest CD trash or a treasure? Did the book thrill you or bore you to tears? Come join in the discussion and tell us what you think about stuff.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Estate and Gift Planning Seminar
Are you working on your estate plans or need to update them? How can you best provide for family and loved ones while also supporting your favorite charities? Do you understand the probate process or want to avoid it? Are you confused by the continued estate tax changes? Most importantly, what will be your legacy? We are pleased to present an educational seminar for Library patrons and supporters. John Bacon, Director of Planned Giving, will present estate planning concepts in easy-to-und…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11 a.m.Community Book SwapMorris Park LibraryBook Lovers
5:30 p.m.Money Matters: Sistema Bancario
Taller: Sistema Bancario El sistema bancario es complejo, pero es importante entender cómo funciona para alcanzar sus metas financieras. En este taller aprenderá la diferencia entre un banco y una unión de crédito y los beneficios que estos ofrecen. También aprenderá cómo abrir una cuenta, los productos y servicios que ofrecen las instituciones financieras, y la importancia de tener una relación con los representantes de estas instituciones. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acce…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thursday, April 30, 2015
3 p.m.Teen Movie Night
Come join us for some movie magic at the Morris Park Library. Film TBA.
Morris Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10:30 p.m.Toddler Story Time
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.
Morris Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Saturday, May 9, 2015
2:30 p.m.Money Matters: Presupuesto
Taller: Presupuesto El taller de presupuesto le enseñará a definir metas financieras y crear un plan de acción para alcanzarlas. Aprenderá cómo crear un presupuesto y realizar un seguimiento de sus gastos e ingresos. También aprenderá la importancia de diferenciar entre necesidades y deseos para identificar prioridades y establecer límites. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por orden de llegada. Money Matters es un programa gratuito de información financiera básica…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
5:30 p.m.Money Matters: Crédito
Taller: Crédito En los Estados Unidos, el crédito es una herramienta importante para alcanzar las metas financieras. Durante este taller usted aprenderá acerca de los diferentes tipos de crédito y sus beneficios. También aprenderá cómo empezar su historial de crédito, por qué es importante, y cómo utilizarlo responsablemente. El taller también le enseñará la importancia de tener un ITIN como herramienta para comenzar su historial de crédito. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acc…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Saturday, May 16, 2015
11 a.m.Tai Chi for All
Tai chi is a system of exercises practiced at a steady meditative pace. Gentle movements coordinated with deep breathing invigorate and heal the body, clear the mind and create inner peace and harmony. Tai chi fosters the ability to face the world with openness and fearlessness and find the sacred dimension of everyday life. Dino Blanche, who has been a teacher of tai chi, jujitsu and self-defense for over 40 years, will facilitate this workshop.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Thursday, May 21, 2015
11 a.m.(CEIS) Morris Park Library: "Job Searching In A Tough Economy Workshop 2015"
​ Let's face it today’s job market, can be very difficult to gaining your ideal job. Develop stategies to be an active initiator in the job market, by identifying our skills, review the 1 minute pitch... image courtesy of manunicareersblog.com Workshop Objectives Identify Your Skills Your 1 Minute Commercial Job Search Strategies Building Your Network…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
5:30 p.m.Money Matters: Deudas
Taller: Deudas Este taller se diseñó para darle información acerca de préstamos, tasas de interés y estrategias de reducción de deudas. Entenderá mejor su presupuesto, aprenderá prácticas responsables para pedir y administrar préstamos, y aprenderá a establecer un plan exitoso de pago de deudas. También aprenderá a protegerse contra préstamos abusivos. Este taller proporciona información muy útil aun cuando usted no tenga deudas. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Saturday, May 30, 2015
2:30 p.m.Money Matters: Vivienda
Taller: Vivienda La vivienda es uno de los gastos más grandes y más importantes para todos. Este taller le dará información para que pueda tomar las mejores decisiones para sus opciones de vivienda basándose en sus ingresos y su presupuesto. También aprenderá acerca de los recursos disponibles para los inquilinos por si llegara a tener algún problema con su arrendador. Y además aprenderá acerca de las estafas más comunes en la Ciudad de Nueva York y cómo prevenir ser víctima de las mismas. Pre…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
2:30 p.m.Money Matters: Sistema Bancario
Taller: Sistema Bancario El sistema bancario es complejo, pero es importante entender cómo funciona para alcanzar sus metas financieras. En este taller aprenderá la diferencia entre un banco y una unión de crédito y los beneficios que estos ofrecen. También aprenderá cómo abrir una cuenta, los productos y servicios que ofrecen las instituciones financieras, y la importancia de tener una relación con los representantes de estas instituciones. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acce…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
5:30 p.m.Money Matters: Ahorros
Taller: Ahorros Ahorrar dinero es algo que todos queremos hacer, pero muchas veces no sabemos por dónde comenzar. Este taller le enseñará cómo ahorrar y cómo tener un fondo para emergencias. También aprenderá cómo el tener un presupuesto le puede ayudar a ahorrar con regularidad, y comprenderá cómo establecer tiempos y metas de ahorro que sean realistas y que se puedan medir a corto y a largo plazo. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por orden de llegada. Money Matter…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Thursday, June 18, 2015
11 a.m.Celebrating the Manteo Sicilian Marionette Tradition in New York
A Lecture, Film Presentation and Marionette Demonstration by Award-winning TV Producer-Writer-Director and Historian Tony De Nonno. Tony De Nonno invites you to enjoy the life and legacy of puppeteers Mike and Aida Manteo, their children and grandchildren, a family bound together by a Sicilian folk tradition that spans a century in New York. On stage, Orlando woos Angelica in the court of Charlemagne, as the entire family works together to entertain audiences across America. Experience this e…
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 20, 2015
2:30 p.m.Money Matters: Crédito
Taller: Crédito En los Estados Unidos, el crédito es una herramienta importante para alcanzar las metas financieras. Durante este taller usted aprenderá acerca de los diferentes tipos de crédito y sus beneficios. También aprenderá cómo empezar su historial de crédito, por qué es importante, y cómo utilizarlo responsablemente. El taller también le enseñará la importancia de tener un ITIN como herramienta para comenzar su historial de crédito. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acce…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
5:30 p.m.Money Matters: Presupuesto
Taller: Presupuesto El taller de presupuesto le enseñará a definir metas financieras y crear un plan de acción para alcanzarlas. Aprenderá cómo crear un presupuesto y realizar un seguimiento de sus gastos e ingresos. También aprenderá la importancia de diferenciar entre necesidades y deseos para identificar prioridades y establecer límites. Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por orden de llegada. Money Matters es un programa gratuito de información financiera básica…
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults

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