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All Programs

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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17 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, July 6, 2015
11 a.m.Singing Stories
This musical program for babies, toddlers, and children up to age 4 is presented by the talented singer and songwriter Lou Gallo.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
12:15 p.m.Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop
Public speaking is an essential skill in today's workplace and a valuable ability to have to further your endeavors in whatever you're doing. The Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop, a continuing series held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, is led by experienced public speakers in a supportive environment. All materials for this workshop are provided.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
12:30 p.m.Job Search, Cover Letters, Bios, and Thank You Notes: A Career Thinker workshop with Tom Powner
You could be selling yourself short by not sending a cover letter with your resume or not sending a thank you letter after an interview. Many job seekers choose to take the advice that cover letters or thank you letters are not needed, well that’s the easy choice, but isn’t the best one. Learn about these important documents and review samples of each. Why cover letters are still needed with your resume. What should be included in your cover letter? How Bios can be a great tool in your job se…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomJob Seekers
Monday, July 13, 2015
11 a.m.Singing Stories
This musical program for babies, toddlers, and children up to age 4 is presented by the talented singer and songwriter Lou Gallo.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
12:30 p.m.Networking with LinkedIn for Job/Career Success
We have all heard that networking is still one of the most powerful methods of connecting to career/job opportunities and will most likely stay that way forever. But, most people don’t know how to effectively build and use networking to increase their odds of connecting to opportunities. Having a strong network is important for everyone, whether you’re employed or in a job search. What is networking? Is networking really effective? What are some of today’s tools to support building a ne…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomJob Seekers
Thursday, July 16, 2015
4 p.m.How to Talk to a Robot
In the first half of this program, you will work in pairs to learn basic robot programming. Once you’ve got the basics down, test your knowledge by programming your robot to make it through a series of mazes that are complete with robot swallowing holes! Presented by David Peins/Robodyssey. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Central LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, July 20, 2015
11 a.m.Singing Stories
This musical program for babies, toddlers, and children up to age 4 is presented by the talented singer and songwriter Lou Gallo.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
12:15 p.m.Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop
Public speaking is an essential skill in today's workplace and a valuable ability to have to further your endeavors in whatever you're doing. The Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop, a continuing series held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, is led by experienced public speakers in a supportive environment. All materials for this workshop are provided.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Saturday, July 25, 2015
1 p.m.New York’s Equity Library / Piney Fork Theater 2015 Summer Playwriting Festival
Join us for a free presentation of short plays, by local playwrights. A Bottle of Vodka – Connie Schindewolf A Giant Leap - Arwen Mitchell Death in Venice, CA - Lawrence DuKore Hesitation – David Getz Transparency - Thomas Block Gnomes and Dolls – Winson Thai It’s Over – Mackenzie Jahnke SOS - Bonnie Culver (encore performance) Free and open to all!
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults
Monday, July 27, 2015
11 a.m.Singing Stories
This musical program for babies, toddlers, and children up to age 4 is presented by the talented singer and songwriter Lou Gallo.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
12:30 p.m.Meditation: Nourish the Heart and Soul
Meditation: Nourish the Heart and Soul We are all searching for love and serenity. Through meditation- the practice of focusing within, we can find a love that is eternal and a peace that will never leave us. Discover the power of meditation to nurture our hearts and strengthen our spirits to create a joyous and fulfilling life. Please join Dr. Andrew Vidich, author, educator and international speaker with over 40 years of daily meditation experience for this exciting and entertaining worksh…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
12:30 p.m.Preparing for Job Interviews: A Career Thinker workshop with Tom Powner
The more you prepare the less intimidating they become Increase your chances of hearing the words “You’re Hired” by knowing how to prepare for an interview. Too many job seekers don’t place enough importance and time in preparing for an interview; a sure way to outshine the other candidates is by being more prepared than they are. Your attire and why it’s important. How body language & posture impacts an interview. Types of Interviews you can be faced with. The job application Do you…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomJob Seekers
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
12:15 p.m.Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop
Public speaking is an essential skill in today's workplace and a valuable ability to have to further your endeavors in whatever you're doing. The Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop, a continuing series held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, is led by experienced public speakers in a supportive environment. All materials for this workshop are provided.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Monday, August 10, 2015
11 a.m.BeeGee
BeeGee--a little truck-- is impressed by the big machines that work so hard at the construction site. But when he goes to visit them, they stop working! A lesson in how sometimes the seemingly smallest and most insignificant is the MOST significant of all. Works well in NYC where there’s construction equipment around almost all the time. Presented by Jonathan Ellers.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
12:15 p.m.Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop
Public speaking is an essential skill in today's workplace and a valuable ability to have to further your endeavors in whatever you're doing. The Grand Central Public Speaking Workshop, a continuing series held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, is led by experienced public speakers in a supportive environment. All materials for this workshop are provided.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
4 p.m.Gustafer Yellowgold
A Summer Reading Celebration. Meet Gustafer Yellowgold, the friendly creature who comes to Earth from the sun, in this multimedia program launched from the imagination of illustrator/singer/songwriter Morgan Taylor. Recommended for children ages 4 to 12 years old.
Grand Central LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, August 20, 2015
4 p.m.Beautiful Words, Beautiful Writing
Swirls and scrolls come to life as you learn to draw your own calligraphy. Learn about this elegant art form and create your own written treasures. All materials will be provided. Presented by Elinor Holland. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Grand Central LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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