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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
4 p.m.Family Storytime
Bring the whole family to celebrate early literacy with songs, rhymes, and of course reading. *For all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Midweek Movie
Take a break from a busy week with a great children's movie. Snacks are welcome. Recommended for children 4 and up. August 5: Despicable Me (PG) 95 min August 12: Big Hero 6 (PG) 102min August 19: Bolt (PG) 96 min
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Creative Crafts
Get your creativity going! Join us each week to complete a great new seasonal craft project to take home.
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Family Movies
This week:
Countee Cullen Library, Story Hour RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
4 p.m.Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings: Curtain Up: The School of American Ballet Workshop Performances
Go behind the scenes for the first time ever to experience the intensive training of ballet’s brightest future stars as they prepare for their vital end-of- year performances. An all-Balanchine program features Serenade, and excerpts from Coppélia, Swan Lake, and Western Symphony.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students
4:30 p.m.Stop Motion Animation Workshop
Learn how to make a stop motion animation film. In this 4 part workshop, you will create clay characters, design your own set, and bring your characters to life using stop motion animation techniques. For ages 12-18 All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Children's Movie
Kids movies at the Library
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:30 p.m.A Free poetry workshop brought to you by Bill Zavatsky
A Free poetry workshop brought to you by Bill. Zavatsky. Bill Zavatsky holds B.A. and M.F.A degrees from Columbia University. He has taught at all levels of education since 1971. For many years he taught in the high school at the Trinity School in Manhattan, and most recently at the Eugene Lang College of the New School. His poetry-writing workshop has been ongoing at the Morningside Heights Library since May of 2013. Bill has published three books of poems, Where X Marks the Spot, For Steve…
Morningside Heights, Story Hour RoomAdults
4:30 p.m.Teen Craft
Join us for some fun DIY crafts!
Port Richmond 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)
4:45 p.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
5 p.m.Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Game On @ Hamilton Grange
Wii, PS3 - Wii, PS3 Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Sixaxis controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
This program provides assistance in the following areas: Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft Powerpoint Microsoft Access Email Formatting Your Resume Other Basic Needs Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 5:00-5:45 p.m. and (2) 5:45 -6:30 p.m. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited! PLEASE NOTE : If you need assistance with editing or formatt…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
5 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Interested in using the Internet for online shopping or banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
5 p.m. Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services. To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to…
Melrose LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:15 p.m.Open Lab for the 50+
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!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.Setting Financial Goals
The purpose of this seminar is to introduce participants’ basic financial aspects of handling personal finance. Topics to be covered will include comprehensive wealth management; tax planning strategies, and principles of investing. Allan Katz is the owner of Comprehensive Wealth Management Group, LLC. Allan is very involved in the local community, both on a professional and personal level. Allan is a member of the New York Chapter of the Financial Planning Association, where he does extensive…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Teen Author Reading Night!
Come on out and meet your fave authors for teens! Check out the monthly panels below! Wednesday, August 5 6-7:30 pm Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton, Tiny Pretty Things Zoraida Córdova, Labyrinth Lost Katelyn Detweiler, Immaculate Paul Griffin, Adrift Gordon Korman, The Dragonfly Effect Jon Skovron, The Broken Wondrous World Jess Verdi, What You Left Behind Presented in the first floor Willa Cather Community Room. All programs and classes are Free and Open to the Public!
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Interested in using the Internet for online shopping or banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
6:15 p.m.Technology Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter or Facebook? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Working on your resume? Bring your own digital device, along with your questions and get one-on-one assistance or use one of our laptops.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Bronx: The Ultimate Guide to New York City's Beautiful Borough, with Lloyd Ultan, Bronx Borough Historian, professor of history at Fairleigh Dickinson University and the author of ten books and Shelley Olson, former university professor.
This illustrated lecture highlights the borough’s cultural prominence and provides the audience with the borough’s extraordinary destinations including self-guided walking tours of some of the most ethnically, architecturally, and historically diverse neighborhoods. Use this quick list to reserve copies of our August 2015 Author @ the Library titles in the library catalog. Find out what else is occurring at Mid-Manhattan here: August Events Calendar 2015.pdf
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
7 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Interested in using the Internet for online shopping or banking? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter, Facebook or other messaging apps? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
8:30 p.m.iWork Open Lab
Took an iWorklass and you need to practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your iWork questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
9:30 a.m.MS Word "Creating A Newsletter"
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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.PC vs. Mac
Are you a Mac, PC... or neither? Learn about the differences between Apple's Mac computers and Windows PCs by exploring the advantages and limitations of each platform. Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Morning Tea - 上午茶
Please join us on the THIRD Floor for morning tea at the Seward Park Library! Come enjoy a hot cup of tea, biscuits, and a newspaper.* *Food and drink subject to limitation 請加入我們,在茶黨的圖書館! 享受熱茶,餅乾,和一份報紙。 食品和飲料是有限的。 週二和週四10:00 - 三樓。
Seward Park LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Open Computer Lab
Need extra time on computer to search and apply for jobs or to reformat your resume? Come and use designated computers for extra computer time. Tuesday, August 4, 11, 18 , & 25 @ 10 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, August 6, 13, 20 & 27 @ 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Android Basics
Learn how to use the Google's popular and powerful mobile operating system for smartphones and tablets!
Kips Bay LibraryAdults
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail. O desea ayuda con tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, Nook.Puede llamar a la biblioteca de Hunt’s Point Library y preguntar por Caroline, para las clase privada tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases son por una hora solamente Tenemos clases privada en la mañana t en la tarde. Do you need help with the internet or your need an email account with yahoo, hotmail, gmail or…
Hunts Point LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Read Aloud @ The Van Cortlandt LibraryVan Cortlandt Library
Array
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Toddler Storytime
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Space is limited. Tickets are given out on a first come, first served basis.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Baby Lapsit Story Time
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Seating is limited to 30 babies and tickets are distributed outside prior to the library's opening at 10:00. Your baby must be present to collect a ticket. Come early for a spot!
Riverside LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:30 a.m.DIGITAL MEDIA BASICS
Learn all about downloading music, videos, images and more! Including streaming and sharing.
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Outdoor Storytime
Join us on the front lawn of the St. George Library for a special outdoor storytime! Listen to some of our librarians favorite stories, sing songs, do finger plays, play a game, and enjoy a snack. All this packed into one fun filled hour! Please feel free to bring your own blanket or towel to sit on.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
10:30 a.m.Little Red Riding Hood
Summer Reading Celebration. In this updated version-with an all-new twist of an all-time favorite, the Wolf and Red both learn some valuable lessons on the way to Grandma's house. Presented by Puppets to Go. Recommended for children ages 4 and older.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
10:30 a.m.Baby Lapsit
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for babies birth to 18 months for parents/caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
10:30 a.m.Fun Time
A program for young children who do not yet go to school. The Librarian will read stories, use toy musical instruments, visual aid, finger plays, and coloring pages. For babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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