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27 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Friday, May 6, 2016
3 p.m.Teen Program: Anime Club
Join us for an afternoon of anime watching, fun, and Japanese-influenced activities. Bring your friends!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 7, 2016
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie "The Theory of Everything"
Come to the Baychester Library to watch this fantastic movie "The Theory of Everything" Starring Eddie Redmayne
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Monday, May 9, 2016
10:30 a.m.Understanding Your Social Security Benefits
Learn from a Social Security Administration (SSA) staff member about useful services, knowledge and tools provided by the SSA throughout your work life, if one becomes disabled, at retirement, and for survivors after the death of a family member. Take one simple step right now to make the most of your participation in the upcoming Social Security Workshop. Register today for your personal “My” Social Security account at www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount. Bernard Rosen is the Public Affairs Spec…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Digital Art
Use a laptop to explore the world of digital art! Create art with different websites and computer programs, and unleash your inner artist!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 12, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Build a Teen Resume
Gear up for getting that summer job! Learn how to create your first resume with help from your friendly librarian. Everyone will leave with a brand new resume!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.Life Reimagined: the changing face of aging and retirement
This program will focus on the Life Reimagined program from AARP and TED talks.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Inventor's Month! Printmaking and Gutenberg
May is inventor's month! In order to celebrate, we will focus on Gutenberg and his famous invention, the printing pree. We will then be making stamps and putting them to use.
Baychester LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, May 14, 2016
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie "Mamma Mia"
Come to the Baychester Library to watch this fantastic movie "Mamma Mia" Starring Meryl Streep
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
2:30 p.m.Crafts for Tots: Egg Carton Turtles
In order to teach even the youngest of our patron that recycling can be so much fun, we will be taking egg cartons, adding some cool embellishments, and making baby turtles!
Baychester LibraryChildren
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Paper Chair Challenge
Brush off your engineering skills for this new challenge! In this program, we will be building a chair made only of tape and paper to support the weight of a stuffed animal. The person or team to successfully build such a chair will win a prize!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 19, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Teen Mock Interviews
Interviewing for a summer job or new position can be scary. Be prepared by attending a mock interview session! In this program, we will simulate a real job interview by asking questions just like an employer. Get ahead by getting advice on how to best answer the questions for the best chance of being hired!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, May 20, 2016
3:30 p.m.S.T.E.M. Engineering Challenge: Angry Birds!
With this program the Baychester Library will be combining mainstream media with engineering. We will first discuss the dynamics behind the "angry birds" game in spirit of the movie being released in theaters on this day. Then, we will all then take on the challenge of building our own catapults, placing a mini marshmallow for launch, and watching it go!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, May 21, 2016
2 p.m.Saturday Afternoon Movie "The Guilt Trip"
Come to the Baychester Library to watch this fantastic movie "The Guilt Trip" Starring Barbara Streisand
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: DIY Stickers
Make your own stickers with cool designs from materials you already have at home! Give them to your friends or keep them for yourself, it's tons of fun!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, May 26, 2016
3:30 p.m.Teen Program: Financial Literacy for Teens
Got questions about taxes, school loans, opening a bank account or something else? We've got the answers in a special financial literacy program that's just for teens!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Friday, June 3, 2016
3 p.m.Great Talks: Gloria Steinhem
If you missed them live, watch this special replay series of LIVE from the NYPL featuring Gloria Steinem & Roberta Kaplan. Engage with the brightest through this special series of screenings, each tackling a range of contemporary issues. Speakers investigate everything from feminist politics to reparations to the profound need for community.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Loony Life Labs Series “Ready, Set, SCIENCE!”
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration for All Ages Get in the game this summer using science! Explore Isaac Newton's laws of motion with us in this abundantly engaging physics performance. Observe the power of all sorts of forces including gravity, centrifugal force, inertia, and learn how these are used in sports to keep your mind and body fit! Watch and listen as we recreate a race's starting gun using our amazing sock cannons. Finally, get in the race on our rocket propelled car! This Mad Sc…
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, June 11, 2016
10 a.m.Baychester Library Association Annual Book sale June 11th
On June 11th, the Baychester Library Association will be holding their annual book sale at the Baychester Library. The booksale will take place from 10:00-3:30. The Association will begin collecting books for their sale on May 1st. The association needs all types of books, but especially children's books. The rain date for this event will be June 18th.
Baychester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Monday, June 13, 2016
10:30 a.m.Identity Theft and Tax
Some important information on what Identity Theft is and how it can affect your tax return, the different methods your identity can be stolen, and what happens when your identity is stolen. Discuss the typical process a victim must go through with the IRS if they are a victim of federal tax identity theft and how to prevent identity theft . Presented by H&R Block Toni O'Rourke and Emmanuel Diaz.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
10:30 a.m.Book Talk: "the Lucky Years", how to thrive in the brave new world of health
Join the Baychester library for a discussion of David Agus, M.D's book "the Lucky Years". Discussion will focus on the brave new world of health care. Program will feature an interview with the author for CBS news.
Baychester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
10:30 a.m.Sleep: how to get a good nights sleep
Are you like millions of Americans who have trouble getting to sleep and staying asleep. Then please join the Baychester library for a program on Sleep. We will watch TED talks and use videos from experts in the field of Sleep.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
11 a.m.Songs that Count
A Summer Reading Program Do you like to count? Do you like to read books? Do you like to make hip-hop beats? Turtle Dance Music engages Pre-K and Kindergarten students with a 45-minute counting, music and movement program. Students will be immersed in hands-on music, movement and counting activities. The performers will engage students with exciting books and visuals about counting and addition. At the end of the performance we will create an original song about some of our favorite things that…
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, July 14, 2016
3 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
A Summer Reading Program for Teens Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
10:30 a.m.Mindfulness
Are you curious as to what exactly Mindfulness is and how to achieve it. Do you know that Mindfulness has many health benefits and can help people deal with stress. Please Join the Baychester library as we use a LYNDA.COM program on Mindfulness.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults