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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 22, 2014
3:30 p.m.Magic Mondays
Come explore the world of magic and illusion!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Tacky the Penguin and Other Frosty Tales
A multi-cultural program of folktales and stories celebrating winter and animals that live in cold climates. Each story also joyfully highlights the joys and foibles of ice, snow and celebrates why some animals hibernate in the cold times of the year! Recommended for children ages 5 and older. Presented by LuAnn Adams.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
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, December 23, 2014
10:30 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
3:30 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.Loom Jewelry
Create your own bracelet, necklace, or ring during our loom jewelry hour in the Children's Room. All supplies are provided. For children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
1 p.m.Children's Holiday Movie
Not sure what to do the first day of Winter Break? Get in the holiday spirit by watching Elf! Children ages 5-11. Buddy was a baby who stowed away in Santa's toy bag and ended up at the North Pole. The elves raise him as one of their own, but when he begins to notice his differences to the other elves he goes to New York City to find his birth father in this sweet holiday comedy.
St. George Library CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Web Wednesdays
We are all online. Come share what you found online and learn about some new tools too!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Tween Crafts: 3D Paper Snowflake
Use only paper to make this beautiful 3D snowflake! Ages 8-12. Materials provided. First come, first served.
St. George Library CenterChildren
Friday, December 26, 2014
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. No Open Lab on December 19, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
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.PHOTO EDITING FOR BEGINNERS
This class will explore the editing of photos using Microsoft Paint. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.Movies @ St. George Library presents 'If I Stay'
Mia Hall thought the hardest decision she would ever face would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Juilliard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam. But what should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant. Caught between life and death for one revealing day, Mia has only one decision left, which will not only decide her future but her ultimate fate. Can't make it? Reserve the title here! Watch the trailer here!
St. George Library CenterAdults
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
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. No Open Lab on December 19, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, December 27, 2014
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. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on December 13th & 20th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m."Boisterous Bookworms" Kids Book Club
PLEASE JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL SESSION OF BOOK CLUB. BRING YOUR FAVORITE HOLIDAY STORY TO SHARE WITH EVERYONE! MS. REBECCA WILL SHARE HER FAVORITE HOLIDAY STORIES WITH YOU TOO! AFTER STORYTIME THERE WILL BE HOLIDAY THEMED ACTIVITIES AND A CRAFT. SNACK WILL BE PROVIDED. THIS PROGRAM IS FOR CHILDREN AGES (5-11). Pre-registration required.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
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. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on December 13th & 20th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, December 29, 2014
10 a.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers and tablets 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.Magic Mondays
Come explore the world of magic and illusion!
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, December 30, 2014
3:30 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)
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
11 a.m.Noon Year's Eve Party
Join us as we countdown to the New Year at Noon! Create your own “Sparkler Firework Craft”! Listen to music, tell us your new year’s resolution, have a snack, and toast with sparkling cider at noon! *No registration required. Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Web Wednesdays
We are all online. Come share what you found online and learn about some new tools too!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Tween Crafts: New Year's Eve Star Medallion
Use shiny paper to make this pretty New Year’s Eve decoration! Ages 8-12. Materials provided. First come, first served.
St. George Library CenterChildren
Friday, January 2, 2015
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, January 3, 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
1 p.m.Kids Movie
It's the end of Winter Break. Join us to relax and unwind as we watch Toy Story 3! Children ages 3-11. Toy Story 3 welcomes back Woody, Buzz and the whole gang back to the big screen as Andy prepares to depart for college and his loyal toys find themselves in …daycare! These untamed tots with their sticky little fingers do not play nice, so it’s all for one and one for all as plans for the Great Escape get underway. A few new faces join the adventure, including Barbie’s counterpart Ken, a the…
St. George Library CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, January 5, 2015
10 a.m.Computer Hardware Hands-On
Learn about the insides of a computer by dismantling a broken laptop. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers and tablets 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
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
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
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, January 6, 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
Wednesday, January 7, 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
Thursday, January 8, 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
Friday, January 9, 2015
2 p.m.LEARN TO TYPE AND USE A MOUSE
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
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
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