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January 26, 2015: Due to severe weather, all NYPL locations will close at 5 pm. Today's after-school programming has been canceled.

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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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37 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
3 p.m.Windows 8 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 8. Topics include upgrading to Windows 8.1, using the app store, and many other features. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
6 p.m.Book Discussion - "The Valley of Amazement" by Amy Tan
Come discuss "The Valley of Amazement" by Amy Tan.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
4 p.m.Bookcraft!
Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, January 29, 2015
2 p.m.Computer Basics
If the words "double-click," "scroll," and "web browser" seem alien to you, come to our computer basics class and get a hold on today's technology!
Stapleton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Freestyle Rap Jam
We've got the beats if you've got the rhymes Bring your own sheets, we won't feed you lines. Try to keep it clean, kids won't pay no mind Get here before 4, we're starting on time.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 31, 2015
3 p.m.Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 2, 2015
11 a.m.All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Space!
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
3 p.m.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. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
4 p.m.Bookcraft!
Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 6, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 7, 2015
3 p.m.Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 9, 2015
11 a.m.All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Space!
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
3 p.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc.. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
4 p.m.Bookcraft!
Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 12, 2015
4 p.m.101 Dalmatians: Diamond Edition
Join us for a screening of 101 Dalmatians: Diamond Edition! Plus, we have cool 101 Dalmatians: Diamond Edition prizes to give away! What better way to spend your afternoon than right here at the library? Synopsis: Pick your favorite spot to watch—anytime and anywhere—and get ready for a fun-filled adventure with the Diamond Edition of 101 Dalmatians! Pongo, Perdita and their super-adorable puppies are in for thrills, hilarious spills and an epic action-packed adventure when they face off wi…
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Families
Friday, February 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 14, 2015
2 p.m.Presley and Melody: Cupid's Valentine Musical
Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
3 p.m.Connecting Stuff to Your Computer
Learn how to connect printers, monitors and all types of other accessories to your computer. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Join us for a screening of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day! Plus, we have cool Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day prizes to give away! What better way to spend your afternoon than right here at the library? Synopsis: Disney presents Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, a fast-paced, hilarious comedy starring Steve Carell that will have your entire family laughing so hard that they will want to watch it over and ove…
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Families
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Friday, February 20, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 21, 2015
3 p.m.Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 23, 2015
11 a.m.All Join In!
Come to the library for stories, songs, action rhymes and more! Have fun meeting other little ones in the area and their caregivers. For ages 0-3.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Baby Space!
Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers. For ages 0-18 months.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
3 p.m.Photo Editing for Beginners Using PIXLR
This class will explore the editing of photos using PIXLR. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.LiteracyINC: Story Hour
Readings by special guests with snacks and additional activities provided by LiteracyINC.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
4 p.m.Fuju Instax Partner Portrait Workshop
Students learn to use Fuji Instax cameras and make instant photographs in partners focusing on a pre-selected theme. Each student walks away with 2 images. Presented by International Center for Photography. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Bookcraft!
Come to the library and have a blast listening to stories and making a fun craft!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, February 27, 2015
3:30 p.m.Wii Love Gaming!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other kids in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on the big screen in the children's room! Challenge the librarian and you will probably win.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 28, 2015
3 p.m.Cinema Saturdays!
Watch the library become a movie theater and enjoy a great film on the big screen! All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, April 11, 2015
1 p.m.Zumba with Miriam
Zumba is a mixture of merengue, salsa, cha-cha, cumbia, reggaeton dance mixed with exercise conducted by Miriam. Zumba provides an effective total workout where you can lose body fat, gain muscle, improve posture, alignment and balance and feel more energetic! Participants should wear loose clothing or shorts and sneakers. Miriam is a Zumba certified instructor, AFFA group class instructor and ISSA personal trainer.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults

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