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Wednesday, July 8, 2015
2:30 p.m.Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.MS Excel 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Get Your Game On @ BLC
Come join us @ the Bronx Library Teen Center for fun and games. We have three consoles-Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. We play Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Halo, Call of Duty, Madden Nfl and NBA 2k BASKETBALL. Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2:30 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. For children ages 3-8
Parkchester LibraryChildren
2:30 p.m.Game On! Xbox 360 @ Parkchester
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Xbox 360 Fridays @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.T(w)een Zone: Tech Time
Come on in and use a computer for homework, games, and more!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.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. For ages 3 and older.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Making Camel Puppets
Children will make camel stick puppets using card stock, crayons or colored pencils, glue and sand. We will use the puppets to create a caravan and learn Miss Navida’s song, Riding on a Caravan. We will finish our time together telling the story, How the Camel Got His Hump, using group storytelling techniques. Presented by Navida Stein. For ages 5 and older. Limited to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Aguilar LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Sweet Storage
Create your cupcake shaped storage/gift box from a clay pot. Use it to store jewelry, loose change, or even as a gift box. (Item will need to be held overnight to allow for drying.) Presented by Jailin Acevedo. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Bricks 4 Kidz
Learn about the historic, scientific and mathematical info on LEGO. Build models in teams using imaginations and new skills. Best for ages 6-12 years old. Presented by Jimmy Ng. Limit to 20 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.From the Neck Up
Working with either partners or alone, you'll create miniature busts using fire or self-hardening clay. Facial studies help students with the formation and placement of features. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Get Real! Love and Relationships
Got questions about getting the right boy or girl for you? When should you start dating? How do you know if it's true love? What happens when the relationship gets rough? Our dating guru, Lesley Moody, can help you out! For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Put a Hero On It
Decorate a t-shirt with a photo of your favorite hero! First, you'll stencil the images of your heroes on the tee, outline them with fabric crayons. Susan will press the images with a small iron, making it permanent. Afterwards, you can embellish with 3rd paint stones and other trimmings. Presented by Susan Hale. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.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 work life, if one becomes disabled, at retirement, and for survivors after the death of a family member. 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 e…
Wakefield LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Under a Shady Tree Storytime
Join us for stories outside on the lawn of the Library! For ages 3 & up. No pre-registration required. In case of wet weather, this program will be held inside the branch.
Tottenville LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Gross Biology
Through the Gross Biology class students discover what’s inside of them, how their body works hard to keep them healthy and why it is important for each one of us to make healthy choices. Presented by Children's Museum of Manhattan. For ages 5 and older.
Kips Bay LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.The Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Aguilar LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class. Call or stop by for further details.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Look Good, Feel Great!
Look and feel your best by taking the steps to do so. Let's talk skincare, makeup, dressing for success, and our personal needs!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
3 p.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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Google Series: Google+
Más información sobre el sistema de redes sociales en línea Google Plus.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Children's Wii
Play Nintendo Wii games at the Library after completing some homework.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Just Dance 4 Kids
Come show off your dance moves while playing the Wii Just Dance videogame.
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Movie @ Melrose Library: The Dark Knight (2008)
TEEN MOVIE @ MELROSE LIBRARY WEDNESDAY @ 3PM - 5PM COMMUNITY ROOM (LOWER LEVEL) July 8th - THE DARK KNIGHT (2018) 98 Minutes; Warner Bros & Lengendary Pictures; Rated PG-13 STARRING - Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Michael Caine, Maggie Gyllenhaal DIRECTOR - Christopher Nolan Christopher Nolan steps back into the director's chair for this sequel to Batman Begins, which finds the titular superhero coming face to face with his greatest nemesis -- the dreaded Joker.Christian Bale r…
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Writopia Workshops
This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Children ages 6 to 12 years old will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative p…
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Wii Hour @ the Library
Gaming hour at the library. For ages 5-11
Tremont LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time?Want to pimp your Facebook or Instagram?Or just play online games or the new xbox one? Join us every wednesday from 3-5pm.
125th Street Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3 p.m.Summer Afternoon Movies
Come chill out at the library and watch movies! Light snacks will be served! 7/8: Princess and the Frog 7/22: Finding Nemo 7/29: Cinderella
Riverdale LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help "Resume Help"
Need help with creating or formatting your resume? Bring your questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Heroes in the Greek Mythology
Odysseus and his journey, Theseus and the Minotaur, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Perseus and Medusa are among the dramatized myths kids will experience in a totally interactive way in this program. Powerful gods, scary monsters, giants and heroes who battle it all. These wonderful stories of are an exciting and entertaining way to teach kids important life lessons through the adventures of mythological heroes. ​The example of human intelligence, perseverance, resilience and passion are also amo…
Countee Cullen LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.PowerPoint 2010 para Principiantes - MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners (Spanish)
Aprenda a crear una presentación usando Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Los temas incluyen la creación y edición de presentaciones, insertar imágenes y clip art, y el funcionamiento de su presentación.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
3 p.m.Create Your Own Superhero
In this unique eight-week workshop, Community-Word Project Professional Artists will take kids on a journey through the world of Superheroes! Kids will explore the stories and images of Superheroes from cultures across the globe and identify the characteristics of their favorite ones. Kids will then create their own Superheroes, each with a unique backstory, logos/insignias designed, and personal capes constructed. In these workshops students will engage with literacy, visual arts and creati…
Edenwald LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:15 p.m.Introduction to Patents
General overview of patents and patent resources available at SIBL. 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,
Businesspeople
3:30 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Abracadabra
Children will be wowed and amazed at the sleight of hand tricks and the comedic talents of Children's Magician Evan Paquette. Evan holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Theater and uses magic to both entertain and promote learning. As a special treat, after the 40 minute interactive magic show, Evan leads a short hands-on workshop for the kids to test their own magical abilities. Recommended for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Presented by Urban Stages.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.New York City Kids!
From very humble beginnings Music for Aardvarks has blossomed over the years into many things: It’s 16 original CDs, with over 250 songs and counting. It’s music videos airing daily on Nick Jr TV. And it is one of the most imaginative and original interactive music sessions for babies and toddlers out there. The original material uniquely reflect and celebrate the lives of children growing up in New York City. For children ages of all ages. Presented by New York City Kids!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Graffiti Art
You be you! Learn about the history of hip-hop and practice your graffiti art style. Presented by David Alicea. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
3:30 p.m.Program In A Box- A Science of Superheroes
This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library. Begins Wednesday July 8th, and every Wednesday for the month of July. 3:30- 4:30 p.m.
City Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Learn to Download e-Books
Did you know that you can download eBooks using your smartphone, computer, or tablet? Join us for a lesson on how to get your hands on the books you want to read. Sabia usted que puedes descargar libros electronicos utilizando su smartphone, computadora, o tableta? En esta clase, podras aprender como conseguir los libros que quieres leer.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
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