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22 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, January 26, 2015
4 p.m.Kid Flicks
Join us in our community room for our children's film showing. Watch short films based on popular picture books. The perfect way to meet up with friends and end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, January 29, 2015
4 p.m.Uncovering the Beauty and Diversity of Muslim Architecture
CMOM educators transport children across the globe to uncover the beauty and diversity of Muslim architectural design. Developed with collab, Fabrication Lab & Innovation Studio, this 3-dimensional pop-up book offers an in-depth exploration of the shapes, patterns, materials and environments found in a striking selection of mosques from around the world. Following this immersive, multimedia journey, children will create their own projects inspired by design and structural elements found in M…
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, January 30, 2015
10 a.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!
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
11 a.m.Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet Skills, Create and Use Email, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) Tuesday 11 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Pre-Registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults
1 p.m.AARP Tax Aide: Free Tax Assistance & Preparation
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation at the Yorkville Library Tuesdays, February 3 to April 14 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tax Aide begins at 1:00 p.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/tax help) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Securi…
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, February 5, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
11 a.m.Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet Skills, Create and Use Email, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) Tuesday 11 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Pre-Registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults
1 p.m.AARP Tax Aide: Free Tax Assistance & Preparation
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation at the Yorkville Library Tuesdays, February 3 to April 14 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tax Aide begins at 1:00 p.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/tax help) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Securi…
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, February 12, 2015
4 p.m.Chinese Ribbon Dance Workshop
Come learn the Chinese ribbon dance! Margaret Yuen, Director of the Red Silk Dancers will demonstrate the dance and show you how to wave a long silk ribbon to create rainbows, dragons and waterfalls. No previous training required and all materials will be provided. Recommended for ages 6 to 12 years old. Preregistration is required by phone or in-person.
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
11 a.m.Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet Skills, Create and Use Email, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) Tuesday 11 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Pre-Registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults
1 p.m.AARP Tax Aide: Free Tax Assistance & Preparation
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation at the Yorkville Library Tuesdays, February 3 to April 14 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tax Aide begins at 1:00 p.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/tax help) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Securi…
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
4 p.m.Make @NYPL: 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! For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by Robodyssey.
Yorkville LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, February 19, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, February 23, 2015
4 p.m.Kid Flicks
Join us in our community room for our children's film showing. Watch short films based on popular picture books. The perfect way to meet up with friends and end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
11 a.m.Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet Skills, Create and Use Email, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) Tuesday 11 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Pre-Registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults
1 p.m.AARP Tax Aide: Free Tax Assistance & Preparation
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation at the Yorkville Library Tuesdays, February 3 to April 14 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tax Aide begins at 1:00 p.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/tax help) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Securi…
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
4 p.m.T(w)een Headquarters
Come hang out, explore, learn, use technology, make music, take apart items, use iPads, computers, the Wi and more! We will be exploring the intersection of fun and learning, while looking into the various technologies that surround us daily. All of this takes place at T(w)een Headquarters here at Yorkville Public Library. Agers 9 - 18 are welcome to take part in this program!
Yorkville LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, February 26, 2015
4 p.m.Family Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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