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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
2 p.m.Are you "fluent" in LinkedIn?
Learn strategies and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, strategies for determining LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job search using LinkedIn, and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
2 p.m.Girls Circle Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2 p.m.Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Challenge your friends in a tabletop or video game. Play chess, bingo, checkers, monopoly, Wii Sports, Dance Dance Revolution, Guitar Hero and more. Ages 6-12
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Classic Film Series: His Girl Friday
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The Front Page. 92 minutes; not rated; release date: 1940
New Dorp LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Spy Academy
Look out 007—the Mad Science Spy Academy is in session! Students will make and take home their own Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily at home, like real spies. For children ages 4 and older. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Todt Hill Book Club - The life we bury
The life we bury BY Allen Eskens
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
2:30 p.m.Tablet Buying Guide Basics
With all the tablets out there it is hard to figure out which one you should get. Learn how to determine which tablet is the best fit for you. This class will cover some of the basic features and specs of the devices.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Laptop service for teens. Do you need extra computer time? Come to teen tech time and use a laptop computer or play video games.
Aguilar LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
2:30 p.m.Kid Tech Time!
Need extra computer time? Want to chat with your friends? Play games? Just surf the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. Time to kick back and relax! For ages 5-10
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Uno for Kids!
Uno! Be the first to call out if you have the last card to become the winner of a classic card game. For ages 8-12 years.
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Canceled
Citizen Cartography @NYPL: Building a Virtual Atlas of New York
Help NYPL build the geospatial library of the future! This workshop will get you oriented with the set of tools the Library has developed (available at maps.nypl.org) that enables librarians and the general public to add valuable geographic context to old maps by overlaying digital images of historical maps onto a contemporary digital map through a process called georectification, or "warping" maps. This means overlaying digital images of historic maps onto a contemporary digital map (similar to…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Classroom AAdults
3 p.m.Space Technology
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a laser maze, find hidden mountains using the principles of radar technology and discover everyday objects originally designed for use in space! For children ages 4 and older. Presented by Mad Science. Limit to 25 participants only, please register by phone or in-person.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Make & Take Crafts
Arts & Crafts for children
Tremont LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3 p.m.Every Hero Has a Story
Join us for this multi-session comic creation! Create your own comic from scratch. Star in your own story!
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
3 p.m.Blogging For Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/WordPress. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Decorate A Bookend For the Library!
Come decorate a bookend using old magazines and newspapers! The finished products will be used in the Teen Section of the library!
Aguilar LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Giant Sharks @ the Library
It’s Shark week 2015! Did you know there are about 450 species of sharks? Did you know the Great White Shark is the biggest meat eating predator on earth? Did you know that the Megalodon was bigger than the Great White Shark, even bigger than the T-Rex! Join us at the Library for some shark fun facts. Presented by the Children’s Librarian. A craft activity will follow. For children ages 6 to 10 years old. Children and families are welcome! All Public Library Programs are fre…
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Itty Bitty Babies
Rhymes and stories for the tiniest of readers. Infants 0-15 months.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3 p.m.Google Series: Gmail
Aprenda cómo funciona Gmail, suscribirse a una cuenta de correo electrónico gratuito, y aprender sobre el envío, en respuesta al envío de los mensajes y los archivos adjuntos.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Learn about our electronic services with the library laptops. Join us. Ages 12-18.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Word Search Contest
Race the clock to finish wordseaches against your friends.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Crafternoon
It's time to get creative! Come in every Tuesday afternoon and make a fun craft! No registration is required.
West New Brighton LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Minecraft Club
Minecraft is a game where you dig (mine) and build (craft) different kinds of 3D blocks within a large world of varying terrains and habitats to explore. Need more time to catch up on your Minecraft building skills? Want to imrove your virtual world? Ask us for a computer pass and set your world apart from your friends. You will need a registered Minecraft account to particpate. All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Edenwald LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Fairy-Tale Hour!Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Anime and Manga Club
Read Manga. Watch Anime. Earn and Win Prizes.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m.Summer Library Club!
Join us for a special Summer Reading program every Tuesday at 3pm June 30th-August 11th! Make, build, experiment, & create every week! Participate in special hands-on STEAM projects--that's Science, Math, Engineering, ART, & Math. Kids will explor eall of these concepts wh ile having a blast! We'll experiment & build with candy, make slime & bouncy balls, play with bubbles, create paint, explore water & more! There will be a NEW project every week. July 7th: Lava Lamps…
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Retro Gaming: The Board Games Edition
Would you rather....play OR Retro gaming challege: Play against friends with games you already know, or come and learn how play a new game. - Scrabble - Card games - Blokcus - Chess - Checkers - Uno - Backgammon
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Story & Craft TimeAguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Talleres Básicos de Computadora en Español Para Adultos
¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora individualizados para así ayudar y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Project Art: Unleash your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. Registration is limited so sign up now Summer Semester 2015 Tuesdays 3:00–5:00pm July…
125th Street Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.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.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.MS Word "Tables, Columns & More"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
3 p.m.ProjectArt: Unleash Your Creativity
Students will develop their creative and problem solving skills through hands-on lessons led by experienced teaching artists. Classes introduce art history topics and vocabulary which will be applied to the exploration of drawing, painting, and mixed media work. At the end of the semester, all students will have their work displayed in a student exhibition at a professional art gallery in NYC. For children ages 8-12 Presented by Project Art Registration is limited so sign up now!
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Tuesday Teen Take Over
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading
Morrisania LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind an ass…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.History of Comics
Where did Superman come from? Join Ivan Velez for a history of American style comics, from the Yellow Kid and Spiderman to Archie and the Warren Commision to today. Learn how these iconic characters have reflected and influenced American culture and morality. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Make Jewelry
Make something with that extra sparkle! Take marbles and wire to make hip and funky bracelets, necklaces, and more. You'll be led by Jennifer Jacobs, who has been featured at Barney's New York! All materials will be provided. Presented by Jennifer Jacobs. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.MS Excel for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Afternoon Story Time and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-6.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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