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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, March 30, 2015
11 a.m.AARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m. Preschool Stories
Preschool kids join in the fun listening to stories, coloring, singing and more. Mondays from 11:30 AM.
West New Brighton Library, Main FloorChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
11:30 a.m.Google Drive and Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving cloud storage, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation programs. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
12 noonAARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Teens, this is your chance to speak up! You get to call the shots and tell us what YOU want! This is the first meeting of the West New Brighton Library's Teen Advisory Board. Take advantage of this opportunity to make an impact on your community. Be heard, earn service hours, make new friends and represent teens at the library.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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)
6:30 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
Friday, April 3, 2015
3 p.m.Stories and Tales from Around the World
Multi-cultural stories, tales and legends filled with action, humor and lots of audience participation. Presented by Getchie Argetsinger for ages 4 and older.
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sunday, April 5, 2015
11 a.m.AARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Monday, April 6, 2015
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Crazy about Minecraft? Show off your skills at our Minecraft club. You may even win a prize! For ages 10-17
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
11:30 a.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
12 noonAARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.Make A Book!
Create your own story! Animate your own book. Use your imagination! Ages 5-12.
West New Brighton LibrarySchool 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)
6:30 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
Saturday, April 11, 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
Monday, April 13, 2015
11 a.m.AARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.Create Your Own Website
Create your own website using Google Sites. Learn how to use templates to create a site or create a site from scratch. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
12 noonAARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.A Day with Clay
Conjunction Young artists explore the possibilities of self-expression through clay. Using basic hand building techniques (pinching, coiling, slabs) practiced by most cultures around the world, you'll create your own unique vessels and objects using both self-hardening and fire clay. Open to both beginners and experts. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by P. Oliver.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 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)
6:30 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
Friday, April 17, 2015
2 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)
Monday, April 20, 2015
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
11:30 a.m.Protecting Your Privacy and Security Online
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it.. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
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)
6:15 p.m.College Financial Aid Workshop
With the cost of a four-year college education ranging from $60,000 to $250,000, many students and their families would profit from a College Financial Aid Workshop. As costs escalate, many students are eligible for aid. Yet, according to the latest government statistics, millions of eligible students do not even apply for financial aid. This workshop will enable students and parents to find out how to get their share of the hundreds of billions of dollars in grants and loans that are availab…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
6:30 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
Saturday, April 25, 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
Monday, April 27, 2015
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
11:30 a.m.Learn a Language Online with Mango Languages
Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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)
6:30 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
Saturday, May 16, 2015
2 p.m.Bluegrass: Folk Music in Overdrive
Come join us for a free concert of Bluegrass Music brought to you by banjo player Douglas Nicolaisen, along with upright bass player Allen Cohen, Mark Farrell, and Bill Christophersen , who will handle the guitar, fiddle, and mandolin duties. The concert will show how bluegrass evolved from its roots in the Scots-Irish and African-American traditions.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults

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