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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
10 a.m.Reading Fun For Everyone Story Time
This story time is open to children of all ages and features stories, music, and fingerplays. Each class ends with an optional craft project. This story time will be led by Miss Tara. All Ages Welcome. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Open Lab Wednesdays
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 25th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is listed belo…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. Recommended for ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Unstructured Play Time
Rough day at school? Finished with your homework? Want to chill out? Then, join us for Unstructured Play Time! Each week will feature a different activity. Activities will include games, arts & crafts, puzzles, block time, or other fun activities. Children ages 3 & up and Families welcome. No registration required.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Thursday, February 11, 2016
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 is limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is back! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.How to Start a Business
Starting a business is exciting—but also demanding. Learn what it takes to start your own business! This course provides a basic overview of the steps you'll need to take to start a business. You will learn about: - How to develop a business plan - How to determine your legal structure - How to set up your bookkeeping - How to get permits and licenses - How to obtain financing Since 2010, Carlota Zimmerman, the Creativity Yenta, has led numerous professional development courses a…
St. George Library CenterAdults
Friday, February 12, 2016
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
2:30 p.m.Movies @ St. George Library
Love the Coopers (2015) Genres - Comedy Director - Jessie Nelson Starring - Steve Martin, Dianne Keaton, John Goodman Supporting - Ed Helms, Alex Borstein, Timothee Chalamet, Maxwell Simkins P-13, 107 minutes
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
3 p.m.Valentine's Day Heart Suncatchers
Come make a one of a kind Valentine's Day heart suncatcher. Perfect hand made gift for a friend or loved one, or just to decorate your windows! All materials will be provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, February 13, 2016
10 a.m.Searching Besides Google
Do you want to learn multiple languages, come and explore mango languages. Are you preparing for a GED, LSAT, GRE, a civil exam – Come discover Library Express. Are you into downloading free music – come use Freegal. Learn how to search using various databases provided by NYPL.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: "The Feminine Mystique" by Betty Friedan
Now with a new introduction, a classic first published in 1963 strikes at the core of the challenges women face both at home and in the marketplace and provides inspiration as woman continue their struggle for equality and fulfillment. Reissue. The Feminine Mystique
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
11:30 a.m.Saturday Sing-Along
Join us in singing favorite children's songs! Singing is fun, and also enhances the early literacy skills by braking up words to small pieces and emphasizing with rhythm. It is one of the important pre-reading skills we can help young children aquire. No registration necessary. All ages are welcome. It takes place in Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
1:30 p.m.Children's Valentine's Party
Join us as we celebrate Valentine's Day. Enjoy Valentine themed stories, music, games, and make valentine cards. *No registration required. For children of all ages.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
9 a.m.INFORMATION TABLE: New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care)
A New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care) will be available from Yeled v’Yalda to assist with navigating and/or signing up for Health Insurance (Free of charge!)
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
9:30 a.m.Wee Little Ones Story Time
Introduce your baby to books! This story time includes board books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. Everyone is invited to stay for a thirty minute informal playgroup once story time ends. This story time will be led by Miss Tara. This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room except for the January 12, 2016 class which will be held in the auditorium.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! Target age group is confident walking babies before 2 year-old and their caregivers. Pre-registration required for the first time. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children's Information desk. For non-walker babies, check out our Wee Little Ones from 9:30 am - 10 am!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 25th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is listed belo…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Read Me A Story
Join us for this afternoon story time! Come & enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs during this all ages story time. An optional craft project related to the program’s theme will end the program. All ages welcome. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the children’s room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
10 a.m.Reading Fun For Everyone Story Time
This story time is open to children of all ages and features stories, music, and fingerplays. Each class ends with an optional craft project. This story time will be led by Miss Tara. All Ages Welcome. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Open Lab Wednesdays
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
1 p.m.INFORMATION TABLE: New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care)
A New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care) will be available from Yeled v’Yalda to assist with navigating and/or signing up for Health Insurance (Free of charge!)
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 25th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is listed belo…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Gross Biology
Through the Gross Biology series, discover what’s inside of them, how their body works hard to keep them healthy and why it is important for each one of us to make healthy choices. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Unstructured Play Time
Rough day at school? Finished with your homework? Want to chill out? Then, join us for Unstructured Play Time! Each week will feature a different activity. Activities will include games, arts & crafts, puzzles, block time, or other fun activities. Children ages 3 & up and Families welcome. No registration required.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
4 p.m.Fun with lanyard
Come make lanyard in the teen room! All materials will be provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 18, 2016
9 a.m.INFORMATION TABLE: New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care)
A New York State of Health Navigator (Obama Care) will be available from Yeled v’Yalda to assist with navigating and/or signing up for Health Insurance (Free of charge!)
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity, and snack packed in 45 minutes! For two year olds (from around 22 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
4 p.m.Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is back! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 19, 2016
11:30 a.m.Let It Snow!
Enjoy winter wonderland stories, play indoor "snow" games, sing along to snow songs & fingerplays, and make snow inspired crafts. *No registration required. For children of all ages.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Adults
3 p.m.Japanese Story Time
Story Time in Japanese. Young children's favorite classic songs, rhymes and picturebooks in Japanese. Conducted by Nobuko Wilson.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10 a.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners, Part I
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers
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
10:30 a.m.The Blues and Beyond: A Free Eight-Session Choral Music Course for Adults 55+
Participants will sing a variety of songs in the African-American Blues style, including spirituals and work songs that preceded the Blues. To support our singing experience, we will work on breathing, posture, range, diction, and basic music reading techniques. We will also discuss the Blues as a uniquely American style of music. Program dates are on the following Saturdays: February 20, March 5, March 19, April 2, April 16, April 30, May 7, and June 4. A culminating event will be held on J…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, February 22, 2016
2 p.m.It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 25th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information; it is listed belo…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is back! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
9:30 a.m.Wee Little Ones Story Time
Introduce your baby to books! This story time includes board books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. Everyone is invited to stay for a thirty minute informal playgroup once story time ends. This story time will be led by Miss Tara. This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room except for the January 12, 2016 class which will be held in the auditorium.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! Target age group is confident walking babies before 2 year-old and their caregivers. Pre-registration required for the first time. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children's Information desk. For non-walker babies, check out our Wee Little Ones from 9:30 am - 10 am!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
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