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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:30 a.m.OPEN LAB WEDNESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Want to learn how to search and download NYPL e-books? Never touched a computer? This is the time and place for you to get ahead with 21st century technology! Bring your technology questions and/or your wireless enabled device and get one-on-one assistance, discover online tutorials, hone your skills, exceed the limits of your imagination!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
4 p.m.Urban Art Workshop
Find out how you can incorporate graffiti lettering and street styles into your artwork and graphic novels! Build a story and illustrate it with hip colors and letters. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Kids' Movie: "The BoxTrolls"
Subterranean trolls raise an orphaned boy, who helps them fight back against an evil exterminator and make peace with the fearful residents of an upper-crust Victorian-era town known for its world-class cheeses. The two things the people of this posh town treasure most are their children and their cheeses; unfortunately, those are also the things that the Boxtrools - a race of unsightly, sewer-dwelling creatures - covet most. Clad in cast-off cardboard boxes as they scuttle about underground, th…
St. George Library CenterPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Thursday, January 29, 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
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
Friday, January 30, 2015
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.ADVANCED MS EXCEL 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Board Games
It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family. ! Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Sorry, Candy Land....
St. George Library Center
Array
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 31, 2015
10 a.m.Saturday Studies
Need a quiet space to study and do homework? Come to the teen room Saturday mornings and get some peace and quiet to do your work.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
11 a.m.Sensory Story Time
"Snowman!" Hello song & Name song Rhymes & Finger Play Picture Book Stories Flannel Borad Stories Sensory Activity Bubbles & Good Bye Recommended for 2-10 years old and caregivers, who prefer smaller group setting, children who are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload. Family members and siblings are welcome. Space limited. Please register in advance. Sensory Story Time at St. George Library is once a month, on the last Saturday of the month. Join our…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
2:30 p.m.Let Your Voice Be Heard: Spoken Word Performance Skills Workshop
8 Week Workshop for Seniors Geared to Developing and Strengthening Various Aspects of Spoken Word Performance Skills: 1/17/15 @ 2:30 - Introduction to Voice and Speech Technique 1/24/15 @ 2:30 - Movement 1/31/15 @ 2:30 - Creating and Structuring a Script 2/7/15 @ 2:30 - Rehearsal Technique 2/14/15 @ 2:30 - Getting Comfortable on Stage 2/21/15 @ 2:30 - Using a Microphone 2/28/15 @ 2:30 - Understanding and Overcoming "Stage Fright" 3/7/15 @ 2:30 - Relating Effectively to…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 2, 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
3:30 p.m.Movie Mondays
This month we are showing some wonderful films that feature African American actors
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Picturebook Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 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
6:30 p.m. New York Cares Volunteer Information Session
Learn about volunteer opportunities at New York Cares and how you can become one. New York Cares offers a variety of flexible volunteering opportunities which include helping people, animals, beautifying public spaces and more… Before coming to the orientation, please register online or by telephone How to register online: 1. Go to www.newyorkcares.org and create an account 2. Sign up for an orientation (a 45-minute informational session) 3. Volunteer and make a real impact! 4…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tuesday, February 3, 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
1 p.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
With digital technology it is now faster, cheaper and easier than ever to make your own animated video sequences with stop motion animation. Learn how to use iMovie to create your own mini movie. This workshop is 5 sessions and it is recommended that students attend all 5 sessions. Pre-registration is required by calling the St George Library at 718-442-8560 or registering in person. All materials will be provided.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thursday, February 5, 2015
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity and snack packed in one hour! For children 2 year-olds (from around 20 months to 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
1 p.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
With digital technology it is now faster, cheaper and easier than ever to make your own animated video sequences with stop motion animation. Learn how to use iMovie to create your own mini movie. This workshop is 5 sessions and it is recommended that students attend all 5 sessions. Pre-registration is required by calling the St George Library at 718-442-8560 or registering in person. All materials will be provided.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumTeens/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
Friday, February 6, 2015
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Google Series: GMAIL
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and how to add attachments.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Board Games
It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family. ! Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Sorry, Candy Land....
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 7, 2015
10 a.m.Saturday Studies
Need a quiet space to study and do homework? Come to the teen room Saturday mornings and get some peace and quiet to do your work.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
10 a.m.Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop
Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library CenterAdults
2:30 p.m.Let Your Voice Be Heard: Spoken Word Performance Skills Workshop
8 Week Workshop for Seniors Geared to Developing and Strengthening Various Aspects of Spoken Word Performance Skills: 1/17/15 @ 2:30 - Introduction to Voice and Speech Technique 1/24/15 @ 2:30 - Movement 1/31/15 @ 2:30 - Creating and Structuring a Script 2/7/15 @ 2:30 - Rehearsal Technique 2/14/15 @ 2:30 - Getting Comfortable on Stage 2/21/15 @ 2:30 - Using a Microphone 2/28/15 @ 2:30 - Understanding and Overcoming "Stage Fright" 3/7/15 @ 2:30 - Relating Effectively to…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Black History Teen Trivia
Come see how much you know about black history
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Monday, February 9, 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. 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
3:30 p.m.Movie Mondays
This month we are showing some wonderful films that feature African American actors
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Picturebook Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 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
Tuesday, February 10, 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
1 p.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Stop Motion Animation
With digital technology it is now faster, cheaper and easier than ever to make your own animated video sequences with stop motion animation. Learn how to use iMovie to create your own mini movie. This workshop is 5 sessions and it is recommended that students attend all 5 sessions. Pre-registration is required by calling the St George Library at 718-442-8560 or registering in person. All materials will be provided.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
3:30 p.m.African-American History Match Game
Match famous African American names with their portraits and/or achievements
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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