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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
11:30 a.m.PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
11 a.m.K&K'S Crochet Corner
A Beginner's Crochet Class We will get you started on a crochet adventure. You’ll learn the basics and beyond. By the end of these classes you'll be HOOKED!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
11:30 a.m.PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 8, 2015
4 p.m.TEEN TECH CREW
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 9, 2015
3:30 p.m.Super Scientist
This program series will explore some of the most interesting science topics for young scientists. Through hands-on exploration and experimentation, plus a little help from an occasional live animal ambassador, students will learn to hypothesize and answer questions using the scientific method. Following instructions and listening carefully will be of utmost importance when each budding Bill Nye or Marie Curie is taking part in weekly science experiments and lab investigations. Programs are tail…
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 10, 2015
2 p.m.Made @NYPL presents Jewelry Making with Gwendolyn Lawson
This hand on class will teach basic jewelry making techniques. From an assortment of GLASS beads you will create your own style of earrings, bracelets and necklaces. Discover how easy it is to design and make your own jewelry. No experience is necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Gwendolyn Lawson is a New York City self-taught artisan. Her unique style of jewelry design combines different glass textures, textiles and wood. Ms. Lawson has her own line of handcrafted jewelry from Muss…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Monday, January 12, 2015
11 a.m.MS Word 2010 para principiantes.
Aprender las características y Conceptos básicos de Microsoft Word 2010, un programa de procesamiento de texto que puede utilizar para crear documentos. Los temas incluyen la entrada y la edición de texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.MS Word 2010 para principiantes.
Aprender las características y Conceptos básicos de Microsoft Word 2010, un programa de procesamiento de texto que puede utilizar para crear documentos. Los temas incluyen la entrada y la edición de texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Open Lab / Laboratorio Abierto
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! ¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? No sé cómo cortar y pegar? Tengo curiosidad Twitter? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtener la asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
11 a.m.K&K'S Crochet Corner
A Beginner's Crochet Class We will get you started on a crochet adventure. You’ll learn the basics and beyond. By the end of these classes you'll be HOOKED!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Computación Básica
Aprenda acerca de los diferentes tipos y componentes de computadoras, incluyendo la terminología básica de la computadora, una visión general de los sistemas operativos y aplicaciones de software populares.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Aprenda a Usar el Teclado y Ratón.
Aprenda cómo usar el ratón de la computadora y practique sus habilidades con el teclado.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Thursday, January 15, 2015
4 p.m.TEEN TECH CREW
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 16, 2015
11 a.m.(CEIS) Washington Heights Library Mini Career Fair
Are you ready to explore your potential career goal? If yes, save the date! Meet our dynamic Career Coach, Robyn Saunders and let her work with you. Come and join this FREE Mini Career Fair provided by Career, Education, and Information Services. Washington Heights Library 1000 St. Nicholas Avenue, New York, NY 10032 (212) 923-6054
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3:30 p.m.Super Scientist
This program series will explore some of the most interesting science topics for young scientists. Through hands-on exploration and experimentation, plus a little help from an occasional live animal ambassador, students will learn to hypothesize and answer questions using the scientific method. Following instructions and listening carefully will be of utmost importance when each budding Bill Nye or Marie Curie is taking part in weekly science experiments and lab investigations. Programs are tail…
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 17, 2015
1 p.m.Urban Art Workshop
Find out how you can incorporate graffiti lettering and street styles into your artwork and graphic novels! Build a story and illustrate it with hip colors and letters. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
11 a.m.K&K'S Crochet Corner
A Beginner's Crochet Class We will get you started on a crochet adventure. You’ll learn the basics and beyond. By the end of these classes you'll be HOOKED!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Internet Para Principiantes
Una introducción a la Internet, incluyendo conseguir conectado, el uso de un navegador web, y la navegación por las páginas web. Aprende a encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
11:30 a.m.PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Internet Para Principiantes
Una introducción a la Internet, incluyendo conseguir conectado, el uso de un navegador web, y la navegación por las páginas web. Aprende a encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thursday, January 22, 2015
4 p.m.TEEN TECH CREW
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 23, 2015
3 p.m.Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project: Volunteer Orientation!
VOLUNTEER INTERVIEWERS NEEDED Bridging Our Stories: Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project Volunteer interviewers are needed to help us with Bridging Our Stories: Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project. Interview your neighbors, family or friends. Sign up for one interviewer training session below at one of our participating neighborhood libraries and help collect and preserve neighborhood history! To sign up, contact Alexandra Kelly at alexandrakelly…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Super Scientist
This program series will explore some of the most interesting science topics for young scientists. Through hands-on exploration and experimentation, plus a little help from an occasional live animal ambassador, students will learn to hypothesize and answer questions using the scientific method. Following instructions and listening carefully will be of utmost importance when each budding Bill Nye or Marie Curie is taking part in weekly science experiments and lab investigations. Programs are tail…
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, January 26, 2015
11 a.m.MS Excel 2010 para principiantes.
Aprenda lo básico de trabajar con hojas de cálculo utilizando Microsoft Excel 2010. Los temas incluyen la introducción de datos y fórmulas, mover y copiar datos, formatear e imprimir la vista previa de las hojas de trabajo.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.MS Excel 2010 para principiantes.
Aprenda lo básico de trabajar con hojas de cálculo utilizando Microsoft Excel 2010. Los temas incluyen la introducción de datos y fórmulas, mover y copiar datos, formatear e imprimir la vista previa de las hojas de trabajo.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Open Lab / Laboratorio Abierto
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! ¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? No sé cómo cortar y pegar? Tengo curiosidad Twitter? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtener la asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
11:30 a.m.K&K'S Crochet Corner
A Beginner's Crochet Class We will get you started on a crochet adventure. You’ll learn the basics and beyond. By the end of these classes you'll be HOOKED!
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Correo Electronico Para Principiantes.
Aprenda cómo funciona el correo electrónico, suscribirse a una cuenta de correo electrónico gratuito, y aprender sobre el envío, respuesta y reenvío de mensajes.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Correo Electronico Para Principiantes.
Aprenda cómo funciona el correo electrónico, suscribirse a una cuenta de correo electrónico gratuito, y aprender sobre el envío, respuesta y reenvío de mensajes.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
5:30 p.m.HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
We will be discussing Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore by Walter Mosley In this scorching, mournful, often explicit, and never less than moving literary novel by the famed creator of the Easy Rawlins series, Debbie Dare, a black porn queen, has to come to terms with her sordid life in the adult entertainment industry after her tomcatting husband dies in a hot tub. Electrocuted. With another woman in there with him. Debbie decides she just isn't going to "do it anymore." But executing her exit stra…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thursday, January 29, 2015
4 p.m.TEEN TECH CREW
Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, January 30, 2015
3:30 p.m.Super Scientist
This program series will explore some of the most interesting science topics for young scientists. Through hands-on exploration and experimentation, plus a little help from an occasional live animal ambassador, students will learn to hypothesize and answer questions using the scientific method. Following instructions and listening carefully will be of utmost importance when each budding Bill Nye or Marie Curie is taking part in weekly science experiments and lab investigations. Programs are tail…
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 31, 2015
2 p.m.Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project: Volunteer Orientation!
VOLUNTEER INTERVIEWERS NEEDED Bridging Our Stories: Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project Volunteer interviewers are needed to help us with Bridging Our Stories: Washington Heights and Inwood Oral History Project. Interview your neighbors, family or friends. Sign up for one interviewer training session below at one of our participating neighborhood libraries and help collect and preserve neighborhood history! To sign up, contact Alexandra Kelly at alexandrakelly…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
11 a.m.(CEIS) Washington Heights Library: "Career Planning Workshop 2015"
CAREER PLANNING WORKSHOP Do you often change your major and/or future career goals? Do you know if the career you are considering will pay enough? Do you know if the career you’re considering will have openings when you finish college? Are you tired of your current job and want to change but unsure what direction to take? Do you desire a career that will be personally satisfying? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then you need to attend the (CEIS) Career, Education and…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
5:30 p.m.HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
We will be discussing The House on Sugar Beach by Helene Cooper The author traces her childhood in war-torn Liberia and her reunion with a foster sister who had been left behind when her family fled the region. Discussion will be held at the 115th Street Library.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
11 a.m.(CEIS) Washington Heights Library: "Interview Preparation Workshop 2015"
The adventure of finding great work can be exciting and rewarding if you prepare yourself for the process. Congratulations—you’ve taken the first step by attending the Career, Education and Information Services Interview Prep Workshop. image courtesy of http://empresariados.com/ Through this Interviewing Skills workshop, you can accomplish the following learning objectives:  Understand how to prepare for an interview;  Learn the differences between d…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
5:30 p.m.HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
We will be discussing The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for developing the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping, and more. Henrietta's cells have been bought and sold by the billions, yet she remains virtually unknown, and her family can't afford health insurance. This…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
11 a.m.(CEIS) Washington Heights Library: "Job Searching In A Tough Economy Workshop"
​ Let's face it today’s job market, can be very difficult to gaining your ideal job. Develop stategies to be an active initiator in the job market, by identifying our skills, review the 1 minute pitch... image courtesy of www.blackcareerzone.com WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES Identify Your Skills Your 1 Minute Commercial Job Search Strategies Building Your Network Discover Good Networking Quetions Deciding Where To Focus Your Job Search Pulling It Al…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
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