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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, July 2, 2015
3:30 p.m.Story Time for All!
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For all ages.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
5 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.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, July 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 6, 2015
2 p.m.Avoiding Scams and Fraud
Statistics show that criminals scam victims out of billions of dollars every year using various types of fraudulent activities. Avoid becoming a victim yourself. Learn how to recognize the tricks of a con artist and the tell-tale warning signs of a scam. Presented by Jay Stevens
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an ass…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
10:30 a.m.Clases de Computación en Español
07/08/2015 Usando Skype- LLamar, ver, enviar mensajes y compartir con ontros, dondequiera que esten 07/22/2015 Laboratorio Abrierto-¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? ¿No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtenga asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 9, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Join us for story time especially for you and your baby! You will enjoy songs, finger plays, stories, and rhymes. For Ages 0 – 18 months
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Crafternoon
Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, July 11, 2015
2 p.m.Reel Kids
Join us every 2nd Saturday of the month for a featured children's film and a craft related to the film!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 13, 2015
3 p.m.SciLab @ NYPL (STEAM)
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) programs for children ages 5 to 12 promote the opportunity to explore the natural world through workshops, project-based learning and scientific experiments.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 16, 2015
11:30 a.m.Cuentalo En Español (Bilingual Story Hour)
Cuentalo en Español/Say it in Spanish Bilingual Story hour for Non Spanish and Spanish Speakers, including playful songs, stories and dance.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Story Time for All!
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For all ages.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren
5 p.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!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, July 17, 2015
3:30 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 20, 2015
12 noonBook Discussion - The Swerve: How the World Became Modern
Join us for a discussion of The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Greenblatt Pick up a copy at the Information Desk, or place a hold for yourself: http://goo.gl/DvO0hp We discuss a book on the third Monday of every month (or the fourth Monday if the Library is closed for a holiday on the third Monday). See what else we're reading this year: http://goo.gl/wg8pZk
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
10:30 a.m.Clases de Computación en Español
07/08/2015 Usando Skype- LLamar, ver, enviar mensajes y compartir con ontros, dondequiera que esten 07/22/2015 Laboratorio Abrierto-¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? ¿No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtenga asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Sock Superheroes
Join Nicola the puppeteer for a fun session of puppet making. Create your very own superhero puppet to perform with and take home. They can have any superpowers you like - the possibilities are unlimited! To be followed by a group puppet show of your own making. Presented by Nicola MdEldowney. For ages 4 and older.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 23, 2015
11:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Join us for story time especially for you and your baby! You will enjoy songs, finger plays, stories, and rhymes. For Ages 0 – 18 months
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Crafternoon
Children make assorted arts and crafts. For ages 4 and up.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, July 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, July 27, 2015
3 p.m.SciLab @ NYPL (STEAM)
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) programs for children ages 5 to 12 promote the opportunity to explore the natural world through workshops, project-based learning and scientific experiments.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
3:30 a.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, July 31, 2015
3:30 a.m.Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our XBOX and Wii games. Take part in our tournaments!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, August 3, 2015
2 p.m.Book Buzz with Random House featuring Upcoming Fall Hits
Attention Book Lovers! Want to learn about future bestsellers BEFORE they become bestsellers? How about a chance to read books BEFORE they are published? Our library is hosting a Random House Rep who will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on fall titles. Advanced Readers Copies, Book Catalogs, and Keep Calm and Read On tote bags will be available for attendees.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Hey Teens! Let's talk about ideas to help improve the library. You can earn community service credit for school and enjoy hanging out with other teens.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Fierce and Fabulous Fashion
A Fierce & Fabulous Fashion workshop is about fashion from recycled materials. With a hanger you can create a "Fashionista" from any country. Presented by Vickie Fremont. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
3 a.m.Stop Motion Productions: Four Workshops, Four Films
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You'll get to use an iPad and clay, pipe cleaners, and other craft materials to create a stop-motion video like you might have seen in Coraline or The Boxtrolls, and along the way you'll learn about how emotion can be depicted, how professionals use armatures, and the elements of a story. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
10:30 a.m.Clone of Clases de Computación en Español
08/05/2015 Windows 7-Como navegar Windows, un sistema operador para las PCs 08/19/2015 Excel para Principiantes-Como organizar numeros, tablas, o financias.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
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