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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
1 p.m.Basic Drawing for the 50+ Community
This eight-week series will cover fundamental aspects of the visual language of drawing. Classes will study line form, shading, and value. Participants will be using pencil, colored pencils, and charcoal. Register at the front desk, space is limited!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Learn a Language Online with Mango Languages
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. 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, March 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
Thursday, March 5, 2015
2 p.m.Open Computer Lab
Come by for one on one help with computers, technology, resumes, or whatever other digital needs you may have!
Stapleton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Chess Lessons
Ever wonder how chess is played? Ever want to improve your skills? Just enjoy playing? This is the event for you!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 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, March 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, March 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
4 p.m.Stop/Motion Animation Film Festival!
Come see the short films created by the teens of Stapleton Library, along with a few other Stop/Motion animated shorts from around the world!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
1 p.m.Basic Drawing for the 50+ Community
This eight-week series will cover fundamental aspects of the visual language of drawing. Classes will study line form, shading, and value. Participants will be using pencil, colored pencils, and charcoal. Register at the front desk, space is limited!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
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. 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, March 11, 2015
4 p.m.EZ Silkscreen
Teens make a stencil of their own design and then silkscreen their own posters. Learn about pattern design and positive and negative space as it relates to both art and math.Presented by Staten Island MakerSpace. 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
Thursday, March 12, 2015
2 p.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.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
4 p.m.PS4 Gaming
Join the Stapleton Teens on our PS4, with awesome games like: Injustice: Gods Among Us Just Dance 2014 Call of Duty: Ghost Rayman Legends
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 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, March 14, 2015
2 p.m.Bricks 4 Kidz
Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, March 16, 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
3:30 p.m.Teen Study Afternoon
Hang out in our community room for a quieter area to study, read, and focus.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
1 p.m.Basic Drawing for the 50+ Community
This eight-week series will cover fundamental aspects of the visual language of drawing. Classes will study line form, shading, and value. Participants will be using pencil, colored pencils, and charcoal. Register at the front desk, space is limited!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting. 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, March 18, 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, March 19, 2015
4 p.m.Wii Are Teens!
Challenge yourself, your friends and meet other teens in the neighborhood as you play cool Wii games on a huge screen in the Community Room! Teens ages 12-18.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, March 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, March 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, March 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
3:30 p.m.Teen Study Afternoon
Hang out in our community room for a quieter area to study, read, and focus.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
1 p.m.Basic Drawing for the 50+ Community
This eight-week series will cover fundamental aspects of the visual language of drawing. Classes will study line form, shading, and value. Participants will be using pencil, colored pencils, and charcoal. Register at the front desk, space is limited!
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Google Maps Online
Part of our series on Google tools and applications, come learn how to maximize one of the world's largest free mapping tools. More than maps, this class will also go over navigation, street view, and custom maps.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults
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, March 25, 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, March 26, 2015
2 p.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Open Computer Lab
Come by for one on one help with computers, technology, resumes, or whatever other digital needs you may have!
Stapleton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Stapleton Spring Open Table Tennis Tournament!
Fancy yourself a table tennis pro? Show us your chops at the Stapleton Open!
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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