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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, March 31, 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.Connecting to the Cloud
Curious about the cloud and what it can do for you? Take this immersive 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
6 p.m.Book Discussion - "The Stranger" by Albert Camus
Come discuss "The Stranger" by Albert Camus.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Wednesday, April 1, 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, April 2, 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.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, April 3, 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, April 4, 2015
2 p.m.Peter Pan
The treasured tale of an adventurous boy who never grows up! Fly away with the Darling children to Neverland, where Peter battles with a band of pirates and his archenemy: the villainous Captain Hook. Peter is a daring, courageous and mischievous boy - an incurable prankster with a valiant heart. Presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company. Recommended for ages 4 and older.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, April 6, 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 p.m.The Building Bunch
We'll break out the Legos and other building materials. You supply the creativity and building skills! Ages 5-11.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 7, 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.Windows 8 Basics
An introduction to common Windows 8 tasks, such as changing PC settings, customizing tiles on the start menu and switching apps. Learn about charms, the control panel and how to get the start panel back. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.EGG-Travaganza!
Join us for an afternoon of egg hunting, crafts, activities and more!
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
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, April 8, 2015
4 p.m.Wildlife @ the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my! For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Stapleton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, April 9, 2015
2 p.m.eReader Basics
Learn how to access a library full of books from home or anywhere in the world on the go. We will go over some different kinds of eReaders, the OverDrive and 3M applications, and accessing the NYPL eBook catalog.
Stapleton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Science: Invisible Ink!
Learn to make invisible ink using natural ingredients.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, April 10, 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, 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
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, April 13, 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.AniMondays
Join us for some episodes of the best animes on television!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, April 14, 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 Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes. 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, April 15, 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, April 16, 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.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, April 17, 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, April 18, 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, April 20, 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.Stapleton Squares
Tweens (Age 9-14) come play this amazingly fun trivia game. Similar to the TV Game Show Hollywood Squares.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 21, 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.Finding a Job Online
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes. 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, April 22, 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
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