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Thursday, August 13, 2015
10:30 a.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
Friday, August 14, 2015
11 a.m."Boisterous Bookworms" Summer Reading Book Club
Join us for some super hero fun this summer! We will be reading many of the titles from our NYPL Summer Reading List for grades K-5 along with other fun reads. Each week we will read and discuss the title(s) of the week. Then we will do a craft, experiment, or other exciting activity! Snack will also be provided. Ages 5-11. Registration preferred.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
2 p.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting. 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
Saturday, August 15, 2015
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 a.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc.. Prerequisites: MS Powerpoint 2010 for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.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
1 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Individualized Help With Technology. Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Open Lab begins at 1:00 p.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, August 17, 2015
11 a.m.Heroes On Camera
Join us for this Summer Reading Photography series based on local heroes such as firefighters, policemen, teachers, and other local heroes. Help record real heroes stories, learn Photography 101 on our new digital cameras, print your photos, and finally create a digital photo display to show off your work! Heroes On Camera is an 9 week program that aligns with our exhibit "Public Eye" http://www.nypl.org/events/exhibitions/public-eye currently on display at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Library in M…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
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
Wednesday, August 19, 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
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
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, August 20, 2015
10:30 a.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
Friday, August 21, 2015
11 a.m."Boisterous Bookworms" Summer Reading Book Club
Join us for some super hero fun this summer! We will be reading many of the titles from our NYPL Summer Reading List for grades K-5 along with other fun reads. Each week we will read and discuss the title(s) of the week. Then we will do a craft, experiment, or other exciting activity! Snack will also be provided. Ages 5-11. Registration preferred.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
2 p.m.MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more. Prerequisites: MS Word 2010 for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, August 22, 2015
10 a.m.Navigating NYC Department of Education Website
Learn how to use the NYC DOE website effectively and explore all that the site has to offer.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Individualized Help With Technology. Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Open Lab begins at 1:00 p.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, August 24, 2015
11 a.m.Heroes On Camera
Join us for this Summer Reading Photography series based on local heroes such as firefighters, policemen, teachers, and other local heroes. Help record real heroes stories, learn Photography 101 on our new digital cameras, print your photos, and finally create a digital photo display to show off your work! Heroes On Camera is an 9 week program that aligns with our exhibit "Public Eye" http://www.nypl.org/events/exhibitions/public-eye currently on display at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Library in M…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Movie Days!
Hey kids! Had a long day of acitivity playing outside, swimming, and doing other fun summer activities? Join us in the afternoon to unwind with a movie. Kids 11 and under. Parents and caregivers welcome too!
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
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, August 26, 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
11 a.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 27, 2015
10 a.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments. Prerequisites: Email for Beginners or an active web-based email account
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.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
Friday, August 28, 2015
1 p.m.Abracadabra
A Summer Reading Celebration. Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.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. Class will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, August 29, 2015
10 a.m.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. Prerequisites: MS Word 2010 for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Individualized Help With Technology. Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Open Lab begins at 1:00 p.m. Computers are provided but you can bring your own too.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Unstructured Play
Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun! Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Unstructured Play
Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun! Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.Saturday Morning Book Discussions: Fall - Winter 2015
Join us for lively discussions of these titles this Fall - Winter 2015 season. September 12 @ 10:30 - The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacson. Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson's revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet. It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensable guide to how innova…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Monday, September 14, 2015
4 p.m.Homework Help is Back!
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! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Unstructured Play
Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun! Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Thursday, September 17, 2015
4 p.m.Homework Help is Back!
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! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Saturday, September 19, 2015
1 p.m.Movies @ St. George Library
"The Great Gatsby" Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan Warner Bros.; Directed by Baz Luhrman Rated PG-13; 143 minutes; 2013. A would-be writer Nick Carraway leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings, and sky-rocketing stocks. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby. It is thus that Nick is drawn into t…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
Monday, September 21, 2015
4 p.m.Homework Help is Back!
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! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Unstructured Play
Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun! Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Thursday, September 24, 2015
4 p.m.Homework Help is Back!
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! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Monday, September 28, 2015
4 p.m.Homework Help is Back!
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! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
4 p.m.Kids' Unstructured Play
Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun! Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
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