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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10 a.m.OPEN LAB TUESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople
11:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
10:30 a.m.Wednesday 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 assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Write, Write, Write!
Learn to write poetry, memoir, and prose with Ellen Aug Lytle. She will be having a series of free workshops at the St. George Library Center. There will also be a reading featuring the work of students attending the workshop. Workshops will place on the following Wednesdays from 1 pm to 3 pm: April: 29 May: 6, 13, 20, 27 June: *3, 10, 17 *The reading will take will take place on June 3rd, during the workshop. The workshop will end at 4:00 pm that day. This event was funded in part by Po…
St. George Library CenterAdults
3 p.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m.Saint George Library 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 to…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, May 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pre-school Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3 and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Money Matters: Sesiones de Coaching
Estas sesiones son gratuitas y confidenciales, y le ayudarán a aprender asuntos financieros de manera personalizada. El programa Money Matters es totalmente flexible—usted decide qué necesita y puede seleccionar los talleres y sesiones de coaching en la combinación que mejor le funcione. No hay necesidad de llevar consigo ni de mostrar información privada. El servicio de sesiones individuales de coaching le puede ayudar a hacer un plan para: Establecer metas financieras Crear un presupuesto…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
3:30 p.m.Income Accelerator Workshop
Learn to use your gifts and talents to create your own sources of income and improve your personal economy. Complete a skill/talent inventory worksheet and exchange your ideas with others. Learn about the significance of a positive mental attitude, the benefits of hard work and how they will both favor the likelihood of moving forward on the income ladder. This workshop is part of "Success Workshops for Parents and Students", a three-part series which take place on Thursday afternoons from 3…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Homework Club
Children age 5-12. Do you need help with homework? Not sure how to write a paragraph or essay? Looking for online resources? Trouble with math? We can help! Come join the Homework Club!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 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…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Friday, May 29, 2015
10 a.m.OPEN LAB FRIDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Learn a Language with Mango
Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Kids' Board Games & Puzzle Time
Kids! It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family! Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Sorry, Candy Land... and More. For the younger ones or those not interested in board games, try out our new puzzles!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
4 p.m.OPEN LAB FRIDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, May 30, 2015
10 a.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.m.SCORE Business Counseling
Meet with experienced business people and get free advice about Starting a Business! Get feedback on your ideas, learn about market research, and get advice on writing a business plan and finding money for your new business. Meet with experienced business people. Please call St. George Library Center at (718) 442-8560 to register. Visit www.score.org for more info.
St. George Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, June 1, 2015
10 a.m.Get Photoshopped! Photo Retouching
In this class you will use the Photoshop to modify digital images. Learn how to use the clone stamp tool, duplicating backgrounds and much more. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too. NOTE: Monday computer classes now begin at 10 am, not 11 am.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Outdoor Storytime
Join us on the front lawn of the St. George Library for a special outdoor storytime! Listen to some of our librarians favorite stories, sing songs, do finger plays, play a game, and enjoy a snack. All this packed into one fun filled hour! Please feel free to bring your own blanket or towel to sit on.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or by phone.
St. George Library CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
1 p.m.Write, Write, Write!
Learn to write poetry, memoir and prose with Ellen Aug Lytle. She will be having a series of free workshops at the St. George Library Center. There will also be a reading featuring the work of students attending the workshop. Workshops will place on the following Wednesdays from 1 pm to 3 pm: April: 29 May: 6, 13, 20, 27 June: *3, 10, 17 *The reading will take will take place on June 3rd, during the workshop. The workshop will end at 4:00 pm that day. This event was funded in part by Po…
St. George Library CenterAdults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity, and snack packed in one hour! For two year olds (from around 20 months to 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance. Space is limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1 p.m.Money Matters: Sesiones de Coaching
Estas sesiones son gratuitas y confidenciales, y le ayudarán a aprender asuntos financieros de manera personalizada. El programa Money Matters es totalmente flexible—usted decide qué necesita y puede seleccionar los talleres y sesiones de coaching en la combinación que mejor le funcione. No hay necesidad de llevar consigo ni de mostrar información privada. El servicio de sesiones individuales de coaching le puede ayudar a hacer un plan para: Establecer metas financieras Crear un presupuesto…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
6 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…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Saturday, June 6, 2015
2 p.m."Folk Music in Overdrive" presents "Bluegrass Music"
Come join us for a free concert of Bluegrass Music brought to you by banjo player Doug Nicolaisen along with upright bass player Allen Cohen and Mark Farrell and Bill Christophersen, who will handle the guitar, fiddle and mandolin duties. The concert will show how Bluegrass evolved from its roots in the Scots-Irish and African-American traditions. This concert is made possible (in part) by a DCA Premier Grant from Staten Island Arts, with public funding from the New York City Department of Cul…
St. George Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.Wally and the Water Cycle
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Come on an extraordinary, hands-on journey through the water cycle with "Wally the Water Molecule". An original musical about a drop of water, Wally, who learns to overcome his fear of going through the changing states of the water cycle in a very humorous way. Audience members will laugh and learn about the different phases of the water cycle through stories, songs, comedy, interactive visual projections and audience participation. All of the activities a…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Monday, June 8, 2015
3 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an ass…
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library or by phone.
St. George Library CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Library 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 to…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
1 p.m.Write, Write, Write!
Learn to write poetry, memoir and prose with Ellen Aug Lytle. She will be having a series of free workshops at the St. George Library Center. There will also be a reading featuring the work of students attending the workshop. Workshops will place on the following Wednesdays from 1 pm to 3 pm: April: 29 May: 6, 13, 20, 27 June: *3, 10, 17 *The reading will take will take place on June 3rd, during the workshop. The workshop will end at 4:00 pm that day. This event was funded in part by Po…
St. George Library CenterAdults
Thursday, June 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Pre-school Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3 and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Money Matters: Sesiones de Coaching
Estas sesiones son gratuitas y confidenciales, y le ayudarán a aprender asuntos financieros de manera personalizada. El programa Money Matters es totalmente flexible—usted decide qué necesita y puede seleccionar los talleres y sesiones de coaching en la combinación que mejor le funcione. No hay necesidad de llevar consigo ni de mostrar información privada. El servicio de sesiones individuales de coaching le puede ayudar a hacer un plan para: Establecer metas financieras Crear un presupuesto…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
6 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…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Summer Book Discussion
Please join us for our casual, free-form style of book discussions, just for the summer. Share your thoughts on any books that you are reading now or have read in the past. We will return to our regular style of book discussions in September.
St. George Library CenterAdults
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