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Saturday, July 25, 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. 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
10:15 a.m.SCORE Business Counseling
Meet with experienced business people and get free advice about Starting a Business! Get feedback on your ideas, learn about market research, and get advice on writing a business plan and finding money for your new business. Meet with experienced business people. Please call St. George Library Center at (718) 442-8560 to register. Visit www.score.org for more info.
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, July 27, 2015
10 a.m.Create Your Own Website
Create your own website using Google Sites. Learn how to use templates to create a site or create a site from scratch. 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
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
3 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 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
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, July 30, 2015
10 a.m.iPad Basics
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings and app navigation. 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
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
Friday, July 31, 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 CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
1 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 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
Saturday, August 1, 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
Monday, August 3, 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
3 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
1 p.m.Urban Comics
Kawaii not cutting it for you? Learn how to draw street style with Ivan Velez. Bring your characters to life in your very own gritty comic. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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 6, 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 7, 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
Monday, August 10, 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
3 p.m.Be a City Hero
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for children. Learn the ways that people change their city's environment. Through exploring water, waste, and energy pollution, kids will discover their own impact on the city as well as ways they can lessen their impact. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
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 12, 2015
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
10:30 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
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
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