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Monday, June 1, 2015
11:15 a.m.Preschool Stories
Preschool kids join in the fun listening to stories, coloring, singing, rhymes and more. Mondays from 11:15 AM.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
11 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. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Limit of 15 participants, geared at ages 8+. Series topics included are: June 2: Pill Bug Investigation June 12: Art Bots June 19: Bristle Bots June 23: Crayfish Investigation
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
4 p.m.Stories + Craft
Join us for our favorite picture books read aloud by a librarian. Stay afterwards for a fun activity. For children 5-8, but siblings and families are welcome to attend, no registration is required.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 4, 2015
4 p.m.Lego Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren
Saturday, June 6, 2015
10:30 a.m.1-on-1 Tech Assistance
Did you just get a computer at home and you need help with getting started? Have you been using your computer at home, and you have a question about a task or function? Did you just get an I-Pad, Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader device, and need assistance with downloading library electronic materials? Sign-up for our one-on-one tech sessions at the West New Brighton Library! Call the West New Brighton Library and make an appointment to sit down with a tech savvy staff member who will assist…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Monday, June 8, 2015
11:15 a.m.Preschool Stories
Preschool kids join in the fun listening to stories, coloring, singing, rhymes and more. Mondays from 11:15 AM.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
11 a.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.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Crazy about Minecraft? Join our Minecraft club. Show off your skills and meet other minecraft players.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
3 p.m.Unlikely Heroes
Multicultural stories and fables that celebrate unlikely heroes. The lesson is to never judge a book by it's cover! Presented by Linda Humes for children ages 4 and older.
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
3:30 p.m.1-on-1 Tech Assistance
Did you just get a computer at home and you need help with getting started? Have you been using your computer at home, and you have a question about a task or function? Did you just get an I-Pad, Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader device, and need assistance with downloading library electronic materials? Sign-up for our one-on-one tech sessions at the West New Brighton Library! Call the West New Brighton Library and make an appointment to sit down with a tech savvy staff member who will assist…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Channel Your Inner Picasso
Paint this month’s selected painting with one of our talented librarians. Pre-register by calling the branch, or stop by to sign up! Recommended for ages 7-12.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Lego Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren
Friday, June 12, 2015
3 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Limit of 15 participants, geared at ages 8+. Series topics included are: June 2: Pill Bug Investigation June 12: Art Bots June 19: Bristle Bots June 23: Crayfish Investigation
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:15 a.m.Alzheimer's Support Group
The Alzheimer's Foundation of Staten Island hosts a support group for caregivers at the West New Brighton Library. If you are a caregiver, or know someone who is, this group will be of help to you. This support group is an effort to share experiences and information about caring for someone with Alzheimers. If you are in need information, or just a welcoming ear, please drop by!
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
1 p.m.E-Z Knitting and Crochet Workshop
Every month certified knitting instructor, Esperanza Zeno, comes to the library to offer instruction to local knitters and crocheters who wish to perfect their craft. Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Monday, June 15, 2015
11:15 a.m.Preschool Stories
Preschool kids join in the fun listening to stories, coloring, singing, rhymes and more. Mondays from 11:15 AM.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
11 a.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/Word Press. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Superhero Story and Puppet Show
Join us for a superhero-themed storytime with Nicola the puppeteer, then act out the story on your own with fabulous hand puppets. It's a combination storytime and theater hour! Learn how to make puppets come alive as you act out a wonderful book. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Nicola McEldowney.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
4 p.m.Stories + Craft
Join us for our favorite picture books read aloud by a librarian. Stay afterwards for a fun activity. For children 5-8, but siblings and families are welcome to attend, no registration is required.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 18, 2015
3:30 p.m.1-on-1 Tech Assistance
Did you just get a computer at home and you need help with getting started? Have you been using your computer at home, and you have a question about a task or function? Did you just get an I-Pad, Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader device, and need assistance with downloading library electronic materials? Sign-up for our one-on-one tech sessions at the West New Brighton Library! Call the West New Brighton Library and make an appointment to sit down with a tech savvy staff member who will assist…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Lego Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren
Friday, June 19, 2015
3 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Limit of 15 participants, geared at ages 8+. Series topics included are: June 2: Pill Bug Investigation June 12: Art Bots June 19: Bristle Bots June 23: Crayfish Investigation
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, June 20, 2015
10:30 a.m.1-on-1 Tech Assistance
Did you just get a computer at home and you need help with getting started? Have you been using your computer at home, and you have a question about a task or function? Did you just get an I-Pad, Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader device, and need assistance with downloading library electronic materials? Sign-up for our one-on-one tech sessions at the West New Brighton Library! Call the West New Brighton Library and make an appointment to sit down with a tech savvy staff member who will assist…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Animals and the Law with Domenick Napoletano
The New York State Bar Association’s Committee on Animals and the Law is excited to present an Introduction to Animal Law Program at the New York Public Library. Have you ever seen an animal being abused or hurt in your neighborhood and wondered what to do about it? Are you curious as to whether or not you can include your companion animal in your will? Have you ever wondered about “no-pet” clauses in rental agreements? Do you have or need a service animal or an emotional support animal and want…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, June 22, 2015
11:15 a.m.Preschool Stories
Preschool kids join in the fun listening to stories, coloring, singing, rhymes and more. Mondays from 11:15 AM.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Crazy about Minecraft? Join our Minecraft club. Show off your skills and meet other minecraft players.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
11 a.m.Apps on Tablets
Learn how to find apps, review apps and discover some of the most popular apps around for iOS and Android devices Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Buzzy Bots and Crawly Critters
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Limit of 15 participants, geared at ages 8+. Series topics included are: June 2: Pill Bug Investigation June 12: Art Bots June 19: Bristle Bots June 23: Crayfish Investigation
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
4 p.m.Stories + Craft
Join us for our favorite picture books read aloud by a librarian. Stay afterwards for a fun activity. For children 5-8, but siblings and families are welcome to attend, no registration is required.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 25, 2015
11:30 a.m.Book Discussion: "The Glass Castle: A Memoir" by Jeanette Walls
Come join us for a book discussion on the "The Glass Castle: A Memoir" by Jeanette Walls. Living in a home with eccentric parents seems to be pretty commonplace in America. But living a nomadic life, and having a mother call herself an "excitement addict" seems to be foreign to most. But this was the life of Jeanette Walls growing up. "The Glass Castle: A Memoir" is the true story of how her and her siblings were able to overcome a difficult childhood, and rise above their circumstances, to und…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Crafternoon: Pinwheel Making!
Spin into Summer with pinwheels! Fun for decorating both inside and out! Try your room or your garden! Recommended for ages 5-12.
West New Brighton LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Lego Club
Become a master builder, practice your skill and have fun in our Lego Club.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren
Friday, June 26, 2015
3 p.m.Teen Hangout
Teens, take over our community room! Come play video games, board games, table top games, use our laptops or just hang out with friends.
West New Brighton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, June 27, 2015
10:15 a.m.Alzheimer's Support Group
The Alzheimer's Foundation of Staten Island hosts a support group for caregivers at the West New Brighton Library. If you are a caregiver, or know someone who is, this group will be of help to you. This support group is an effort to share experiences and information about caring for someone with Alzheimers. If you are in need information, or just a welcoming ear, please drop by!
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
1 p.m.E-Z Knitting and Crochet Workshop
Every month certified knitting instructor, Esperanza Zeno, comes to the library to offer instruction to local knitters and crocheters who wish to perfect their craft. Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
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