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Monday, March 30, 2015
4:30 p.m.MS PowerPoint 2010 Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Edenwald LibraryAdults
4:30 p.m.Quilting with a Purpose
Join us to meet our goal of making 10 quilts and change a child's life. Learn the basics of Quilting while making a difference! Sew We CARE is an organization of caring and creative people who want to contributer their gifts by making quilts for babies and children at risk. All quilts will be donated to a local New York hospital via ABC Quilts/American Moms, Inc chapter No experience required.... just an open heart ALL TOOLS WILL BE SUPPLIED RSVP or Queries: SewWeCareNY@gmail.com
Morningside Heights, Story Hour RoomAdults
4:30 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!
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:30 p.m.Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.WrestleMania Party
Join us as we stream popular wrestling events. Participate in an epic thumb wrestling tournament, wrestling trivia with prizes, and a wrestling themed craft. Snacks will be provided. First come, first served.
Mariners Harbor LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
5 p.m.Gaming
Play fun games using the Wii system.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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.Tween/Tween Gaming
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library using the X-Box system.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Homework Help
Join us every Monday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades 1-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Help
Need extra help with your Math or Science homework? Sit in with our volunteer tutor and work out those head scratching questions. For children in grades K-7. Please register for a session.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Homework Club
Children age 5-12. Do you need help with homework? Not sure how to write a paragraph or essay? Looking for online resources? Trouble with math? We can help! Come join the Homework Club!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5:30 p.m.To Kill A Mockingbird Book Discussion
The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic. Compassionate, dramatic, and deeply moving, To Kill A Mockingbird takes readers to the roots of human behavior - to innocence and experience, kindness a…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
5:30 p.m.Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
6 p.m.Teen Yu-Gi-Oh Circle
Meet other teens who share your interest in Yu-Gi-Oh! Swap gameplay tips and tricks, share deck-building strategy, and challenge each other to duels*. New players are welcome and encouraged to come and learn from veteran players! The circle will be held monthly on the 3rd Monday of the month. *Yu-Gi-Oh Cards are not supplied by the library. Participants should bring their own deck in order to play. Players without cards are free to watch and learn the ropes.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Songbook: Broadway’s Future
A concert of new music by Broadway composers and lyricists sung by Broadway vocalists. Presented by Arts and Artists at St. Paul and directed by John Znidarsic. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 2…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
6 p.m.Technicolor, Tremors, and Tina: Spring Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Monday nights at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather auditorium. All films are free and open to the public. March 23: An American in Paris (1951; 113 mins.) Dir: Vincente Minelli. Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. However, things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman. Starring Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron March 30: Gigi (1958; 118 mins.) Dir: Vincent Minelli. Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, a rich playboy and a…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
6 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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 p.m.Sunsets In The Sleepless City Puestas de Sol en la Ciudad Insomne with poet / artist Carmen D. Lucca
Sunsets In The Sleepless City Puestas de Sol en la Ciudad Insomne with poet / artist Carmen D. Lucca Heritage Exhibit Opening Tour Friday March 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Poetry/Tours with Carmen D. Lucca Saturday March 7 4:00pm - 6:00pm - Heritage Gallery Saturday March 21 6:00pm - 8:00pm - Room C21 Monday March 30 6:00pm - 8:00pm - Heritage Gallery Exhibit will be on view from March 1-30, 2015 Please call in advance to register for tours and visits.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
6 p.m.Meditation at the Library
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Young Lion Conservators Throwback Salon with Sam Tanenhaus
We are pleased to introduce the throwback salon, an opportunity for you to discuss a classic work of literature chosen exclusively for Young Lion Conservators. Our first throwback will welcome acclaimed writer Sam Tanenhaus, who has selected Saul Bellow’s "Seize the Day." The novel tells the story of Tommy Wilhelm, an honest, hard-working man who has lost his job, his girlfriend, and part of his sanity, as he heads to New York to pick up the pieces of his life. Monday, March 30, 6:30 p.m. Cl…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
6:30 p.m.Jewish Sites of the Greater Middle East, with Michael T. Luongo, a New York City based freelance writer, editor, photographer and a lecturer of travel writing at New York University.
Jewish historical sites exist throughout the Greater Middle East region beyond just Israel, many dating back to the earliest parts of the Torah and biblical writings. Others reflect an époque when the region was a haven welcoming Jews after the Spanish Inquisition. Since the foundation of Israel and the emigration of Jews from many countries throughout the region, many of the sites have been abandoned and left to decay. In his talk, travel writer and professor Michael Luongo takes us to Morocc…
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
6:30 p.m.Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world; Adobe Photoshop. In this class you the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to minpulate images to your desire.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
6:30 p.m.Mosholu Book Discussion Group
Join us on the last Monday of every month in the Lower Level to discuss our latest read. You can place holds on all titles for the book discussion group @ www.nypl.org or pick up a copy at the Mosholu library. Admission is Free. March's Title is Family Life: A novel by Akhil Sharma
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
6:30 p.m.Game Night
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our Wii games and/or the Xbox One games. Take part in our tournaments!
Mosholu LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6:30 p.m.Trivia Night
Come and test your knowledge in a challenging though entertaining 30 question trivia quiz. There are questions and categories for all comers, spanning subjects from Music and Movies to New York History, Sports, Literature and others in between. Individuals and teams welcome. Bring your friends and be prepared to have a good time! No registration required First come first served Doors open at 6:15pm About our Trivia Master: Chris Vaccari - A Graduate of Fordham University in Bronx, New Yo…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
7 p.m.Women’s Jazz Festival: Catherine Russell & Lakecia Benjamin
Jazz and blues vocalist Catherine Russell, a native of New York City, was born with distinctive bloodlines. Her father was Luis Russell, the renowned big-band leader who was born in Panama, and lived in New Orleans and New York City. He was a groundbreaking vintage jazzman -- a pianist, composer/arranger, and most prominently, the music director for Louis Armstrong in the mid-'40s. Her mother is Carline Ray, a veteran jazz bassist, vocalist, graduate of the Julliard and Manhattan Schools of Musi…

There is an admission charge for this event.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes AuditoriumAdults,
College & Graduate Students
7 p.m.Supervised Open Lab
Need some help mastering your electronic devices? Are you having trouble with your email? Interested in using the internet – online shopping, 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
11:15 p.m.Toddler Tales
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. This program is limited to 25 participants.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
1 a.m.STAY WELL EXERCISE CLASS FOR SENIORS
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
9 a.m.iPad Basics "Understanding Apps"
This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation Doors open at 10:00 a.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 Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Ded…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
10 a.m.OPEN LAB TUESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople
10 a.m.Touch Typing
Introduction to a "New" tutorial called "Touch Typing." Here you will let your fingers do the touching and follow the screen to help you type at your own speed and accuracy.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 "Animations and Transitions"
This advanced class will focus on the tools on the Animation and Transition ribbons to make dynamic presentations.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Learn how the Department of Consumer Affairs can help your business
Learn how the Department of Consumer Affairs can help you business. A Q & A session will follow the presentation by a representative from the department. This event is sponsored by the Bronx Women's Business Resource Center and the US Small Business Administration.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
10 a.m. Open Lab: Free One on One Computer Help
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!
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Computer Q & A: Internet, Microsoft Word and keyboard instruction.
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use the Internet and sharpen your computer skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?" "How can I copy and paste text and pictures?" "How can I sign in to use a computer at the library with my library card?" This program is given in the library every Tuesday morning from 10 a.m. to noon. Also in addtion to this time, we have added Mondays from 1:00 p.m.…
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Tech Help @ The Van Cortlandt LibraryVan Cortlandt LibraryAdults
10 a.m.DO YOU NEED HEALTH INSURANCE? / NECESITA SEGURO DE SALUD?
FREEE OR LOW-COST FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY WE CAN HELP YOU! In-person application assistance for the following programs: Medicaid Child Health Plus NY State of Health Qualified Plan Every Tuesday and Thursday ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- GRATIS O BAJO COSTO PARA USTED Y SU FAMILIA NOSOTROS LE PODEMOS AYUDAR! Asistencia personal para inscripción en los siguientes programas: Medicaid Child Health Plus NY State of Health…
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
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