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All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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32 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 22, 2014
2:30 p.m.Homework Lounge
Pull out your books and let's get our homework done!!! (Ages 5-11).
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children. (Ages 5 -12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Come on in for some free time on the Library's Laptops. Feel free do do pretty much anything you want on them, from studying to just surfing the net.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
11:15 a.m."Toddler Time"
Songs & books & music oh my! Enjoy some stories & shake your groove thing with other neighborhood kids & their caregivers. (Ages Birth-5)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Read Aloud
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Homework Lounge
Pull out your books and let's get our homework done!!! (Ages 5-11).
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Children's Wii
Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Book Lounge
Let's get our READ on, In this session we'll get a sneak peek at new material. You'll also get the scoop on what everyone is currently reading. We'll also do a bit of free reading (reading material of your choice).
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
3 p.m.Kids Board Games
Come join us in a fun game of Bingo or enjoy playing classics board games. (Ages 5-12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Lounge
Come in and relax a little bit. Teens can use this time to unwind and release some of their stress from daily living. Teens will be allowed to choose an activity of their liking to partake in.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, December 29, 2014
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children. (Ages 5 -12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech
Come on in for some free time on the Library's Laptops. Feel free do do pretty much anything you want on them, from studying to just surfing the net.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
11:15 a.m."Toddler Time"
Songs & books & music oh my! Enjoy some stories & shake your groove thing with other neighborhood kids & their caregivers. (Ages Birth-5)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Read Aloud
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Children's Wii
Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Book Lounge
Let's get our READ on, In this session we'll get a sneak peek at new material. You'll also get the scoop on what everyone is currently reading. We'll also do a bit of free reading (reading material of your choice).
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
3 p.m.Kids Board Games
Come join us in a fun game of Bingo or enjoy playing classics board games. (Ages 5-12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Lounge
Come in and relax a little bit. Teens can use this time to unwind and release some of their stress from daily living. Teens will be allowed to choose an activity of their liking to partake in.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, January 5, 2015
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 7, 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.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, January 8, 2015
4 p.m.Making Comics 101
A rundown on today's comics industry and what you need to get a comic book made. Basic character design, themes, targeting audiences, genres, scripting , writing, drawing, inking and printing will be touched upon as teens create their own premise and story 'bible' en route to creating their very own comic! Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 9, 2015
3 p.m.Polar Opposites
Antarctica and the Arctic Circle are two sides of the world that look and feel the same, white and cold. But, very different types of animals call these icy lands their home. Discover the similarities and differences through two participatory shows "Polar Bear and the Beat" and "A Penguin State of Mind." Presented by the Central Park Zoo Wildlife Theatre. Recommended for children ages 4 to 9 years old.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, January 12, 2015
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
10 a.m.Getting More Out of Google
Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of the amazing new features Google is offering.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, January 16, 2015
10 a.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.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
11 a.m.SNAP(Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
Are you eligible to receive Food Stamp benefits? A representative from Human Resource Administration will be available to answer questions regarding Food Program eligibility. This program will take place every 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
10 a.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.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, January 23, 2015
10 a.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.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, January 26, 2015
10:30 a.m.Open Lab
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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10 a.m.MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, January 30, 2015
10 a.m. Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults

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