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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, May 25
@ 10 a.m.
Story Time: Reading Fun For Everyone
This story time is open to children of all ages and features stories, music, and fingerplays. Each class ends with an optional craft project. 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
Wed, May 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
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
Wed, May 25
@ 12 noon
LIVE from the NYPL
Replay of Live from the NYPL: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Engage with the brightest through this special series of screenings, each tackling a range of contemporary issues. Speakers investigate everything from feminist politics to reparations to the profound need for community. Enjoy the series and stay after for a group discussion and explore the issues further through our suggested reading list. Wed. May 4th / 12 noon - 2 pm: Goria Steinem & Roberta Kaplan Wed. May 18th / 12 noon - 2 pm: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Wed. Ma…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Wed, May 25
@ 3 p.m.
Pass the Aux
Take turns playing your own music or videos in the Teen Room.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Lego Block Party: Castles - A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO Club Special Edition - Castles: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 26
@ 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
Thu, May 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, May 26
@ 1 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Come play your friends on the PS4 and PS3!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 26
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, May 26
@ 4 p.m.
Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is here! 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
Thu, May 26
@ 5 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include automating your slideshows, using transitions, adding a soundtrack, and much more.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 12 noon
Teen Gaming
Come play your friends on the PS4 and PS3!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 27
@ 2 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Do you Tweet? Learn how to share the conversation by sharing photos, videos, and short messages with other users around the world.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Tue, May 31
@ 10 a.m.
Wee Little Ones Story Time
Introduce your baby to books! This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. This story time includes board books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the auditorium and will be directly followed by the Baby Space story time.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, May 31
@ 10 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, May 31
@ 10:30 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 10 am - 10:30 am!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, May 31
@ 12:30 p.m.
Poetry and Prose Workshop Series
Learn to write poetry, memoir, and prose with Ellen Aug Lytle. She will be having a ten-session series of free workshops at the St. George Library Center. There will also be a reading featuring the work of students attending the workshop. This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
Tue, May 31
@ 12:30 p.m.
Poetry and Prose Workshop Series
Learn to write poetry, memoir, and prose with Ellen Aug Lytle. She will be having a ten-session series of free workshops at the St. George Library Center. There will also be a reading featuring the work of students attending the workshop. This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
Tue, May 31
@ 1 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Come play your friends on the PS4 and PS3!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 1
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
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
Wed, June 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO Club Special Edition - Castles: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 2
@ 11:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 2
@ 2 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 2
@ 5 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, finding LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job searches, and more.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 3
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Excel 2010 for Beginners - Part 1
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 4
@ 10:30 a.m.
Art For A Lifetime
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
Sat, June 4
@ 1:30 p.m.
Coloring for Adults
Coloring for adults has been found to be both calming and therapeutic, so one has to wonder, why haven’t you tried it yet? Well, here’s your chance. Join us for an informal series of coloring sessions where you can relax, unwind, and just color. Bring your own coloring sheets or use the sheets we provide, the choice is yours.
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 4
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
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
Thu, June 9
@ 11:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 9
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
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
Thu, June 9
@ 5 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Facebook Basics
Need some help navigating Facebook? Catch up with friends and family, share photos, and much more on the popular online social network.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 10
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Excel 2010 for Beginners - Part 2
Learn and practice more Excel 2010. Topics include formulas, charts, and more.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 11
@ 10:30 a.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Blues and Beyond Chorus
Enjoy the Blues as presented by the Chorus, as they sing a variety of songs in the African-American Blues style, including spirituals and work songs that preceded the Blues. This is the culminating event of a course led by Music Director Carolyn Clark, and sponsored by Lifetime Arts.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Families,
Immigrants,
Adults
Sat, June 11
@ 2 p.m.
Mock Interviewing with Lisa Panarello
Why go into an interview cold? Practice doesn’t guarantee success—but it does guarantee the best possible outcome. In this workshop, we will engage in live role play and learn how to: use appropriate body language, reduce ‘uhhs’ and ‘umms’, turn negatives into positives, ask intelligent questions, and use real-life examples to PROVE that you have what the job requires. All participants will be encouraged to critique each other (and the interviewer!). For best learning results, bring a sample job…
St. George Library CenterAdults
Sat, June 11
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 15
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
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
Wed, June 15
@ 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)
Thu, June 16
@ 11:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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