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Saturday, March 7, 2015
10:15 a.m.La Leche League
For working and expectant mothers. Fathers/Partners are invited. La Leche League is the world’s foremost authority on breastfeeding. Our mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education. We want to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Bloomingdale LibraryFamilies
10:15 a.m.Fitness Saturday
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, and bring a water bottle. *For all ages.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:30 a.m.Artistic Dreams International
The ADI visual arts program teaches children to explore mixed media visual arts (drawing, painting, sculpture, etc.) Children learn to explore who they are and find their strengths. Through ADI's brief art history lesson before each art- making process, children are able to learn about historical and contemporary artists and movements. ADI holds art exhibits at the end of the workshop to allow the students to take pride in the work that they have done and share it with family, friends, and the…
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
10:30 a.m.One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. 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!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
10:30 a.m.FREE AARP Tax Aide and Preparation at the New Amsterdam Library
It's that time of the year again! Yup you've guessed it, TAX SEASON! Come to the New Amsterdam Library to receive FREE tax aide and preparation courtesy of the AARP Organization. Times: Saturdays, February 7th, then Feburary 28th through April 11th, 2015, from 10:30 AM- 3:00 PM *Please note, this service will not be availbe on Saturdays, February 14th & 21st Location: Community Room of the New Amsteram Branch Library Returns are prepared by AARP volunteers certified by the IRS. Mos…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Intermediate Meditation
Join us for an intermediate meditation class. This session is open to those who've been regularly attending the weekday beginner's class for a couple of months. Learn to go into a deeper meditation and learn new techniques that will help your spiritual ascent.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Free Saturday Art Classes for Kids
CAW Saturday Artworks invites kids ato Inwood Public Library to travel back in time and explore the art, literature, music and social impact of the Harlem Renaissance. Students will examine works of artists of the time and learn about the ways these artists recognized and honored their heritage and culture. They will look to their own lives, cultures and neibhborhoods as inspiration for many of their own artworks. Students will develop a practical understanding of the value of teamwork, diversit…
Inwood LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
10:30 a.m.Knit + Club @ Muhlenberg
We welcome all yarn crafts. Bring a project, an idea, or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
10:30 a.m.Free Tax preparation
The AARP will send volunteers to assist with tax preparation. Space is limited, please arrive before 12:30 pm
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults
11 a.m.Saturday Stories
Take a break from the shopping and laundry for some stories and songs at the Library. Meet Story Lady Terre, make some new friends, and go back to the Saturday chores refreshed.
Inwood LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Reading Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math Tutoring from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Come register in person. Sign-up list will start when Library opens that day. Saturdays from 11am to 1pm.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
11 a.m.It's a Long Month - Living on a Fixed Income
Are you living on a fixed income? Learn to "stretch" your income by setting priorities, establishing a budget, planning and saving. Presented by Jay Stevens
Yorkville LibraryAdults
11 a.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 to 8.
Chatham Square Library, Children's Story RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
11 a.m.Tech Help
Have a question about your email attachments? Need to know how to configure itunes? How can I upload pictures to facebook? Where can I find a good laptop for basic emailing? Come in and ask at the front desk for tech help. Staff available throughout the day if you need assistance.
High Bridge LibraryAdults,
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
11 a.m.Scientific Saturdays
Hands on fun experiments!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
11 a.m.Tales for the Teeny Tiny
Stories, interactive games, songs and finger plays! Presented by Getchie Argetsinger. For babies and toddlers up to 5 years with their parent/caregiver.
Columbus LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
11 a.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Practice of meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. Falun Dafa (also called Falun Gong) is an advanced practice of Buddha school self-cultivation, founded by Mr. Li Hongzhi, the practice’s master. It is a discipline in which “assimilation to the highest qualities of the universe—Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance)—is the foundation of practice.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Family Story Time
Take a break from Saturday errands and join us at the library for stories, songs, and bouncy rhymes for you and your baby or toddler. Spend some quality time playing and reading with your child and meeting other neighborhood parents.
Bloomingdale LibraryChildren
11 a.m. Knitting & Crochet
A get-together for knitters, & crocheters at all levels to work on a current project, learn new techniques, or even to begin a new crafts! All skills level are welcome!
Hunt's Point LibraryAdults
11 a.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.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults
11 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Jerome Park -MARCH 2015
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctore or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediated Level Englis for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program w…
Jerome Park LibraryEnglish Language Learners,
11 a.m.The Club of the Bumlbebees
Join us for a read aloud for children ages 0-5. There will be literacy based activities and crafts related to the book. Families will practice the alphabet and begin to strengthen toddler’s literacy skills.
Hunt's Point Library, Children's RoomToddlers (18-36 months),
11 a.m.R.E.A.D. With Marconi!
Epiphany Library’s very own service dog for the R.E.A.D. Program Do you love dogs? Do you love to read? Children ages 5 & up are welcome to sign up for a one on one time slot during which they share their favorite book with Marconi! All sessions are under the supervision of a certified therapy animal owner. This program will take place in the 2nd floor children's area.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
11 a.m.Ongoing
Hudson Park Library Book Swap
Please join us each month for our Book Swap. Bring in and take away books, DVDs, CDs, etc.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
11 a.m.Beginner's Crochet Circle
Gather with other crocheters and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work on your own creations!
Fort Washington LibraryAdults
11:15 a.m. Brainwave Free Tutoring Saturdays
Come and get free tutoring from Ms. Quelyn in English, Writing, Test Prep and Homework Coaching Grades 1 through 12
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomPersons Without Homes
11:30 a.m.Family Read 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.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren
11:30 a.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
12 Sandy Transition To Independence Club
Safety.Net Sandy is a program of the Staten Island Mental Health Society and is funded by The American Red Cross For more information and to register call 718-984-5050 EXT 157
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
12 noon1-on-1 Tech Help
Fifteen minute appointments are available for individualized technology help with an NYPL staff member. Bring a list of your questions about computers, the internet, or online library services. Laptops will be provided.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
12 noonBuild It! Legos
What can you build? Demonstrate your engineering skillsand creativity with legos.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
12 noonMovie Time
Watch featured films in the library.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterChildren
12 noonTeen Film
03/07: The Remaining 03/14: Teen Tech Week Celebration: Tron & Tron Legacy 03/21: Get On Up 03/28: Classic Teen Films: 10 Things I Hate About You
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
12 noonSt. Agnes Library Book Sale
The St. Agnes Library book sale is fully operated and maintained by a dedicated group of volunteers. New Yorkers throughout the city contribute materials that are sorted, organized and sold by these volunteers.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
12 noonDance and Theatrical Classes
Teens, children and adults will have fun for them and the whole family. They will learn many types of dances like salsa and perform in theatrical presentations, plays, dramas, drumming, story telling, and much more! Learn and share much about your culture and the culture of others. Classes and instructions by professional and internationally acclaimed artists Xiomara Evans and Marni Rice.
High Bridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
12:30 p.m.StartUp! 2015 Workshop 3: Developing Financial Statements
This is the third training workshop for the New York StartUP! 2015 Business Plan Competition. Learn how to develop financial statements for your business. This session will be offered three times in March. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
12:30 p.m.Docent Led Tours for "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography"
Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the " Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" exhibition. Meet at Gotessman Exhibition Hall entrance. There is no charge.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition HallBook Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.The Friends of Dickens New York
The Friends of Dickens are a monthly book discussion group that focus on the works of Charles Dickens. For the 2014-2015 season, the group will be reading Nicholas Nickelby. For more information, please visit
Epiphany LibraryAdults
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