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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Computer Basics
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab: Technology Help Session
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 from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
IncludeNYC - Info Session
IncludeNYC provides families with workshops on advocacy skills. Refreshments provided by the organization.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Harlem Knitting and Crocheting Circle
The Harlem Knitting Circle meets every Saturday at the Harlem Branch Library from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. When entering the library ask the librarian if we're on the third (3rd)floor or Lower Level that day. Please bring your own materials and a food item to donate to the Snack Table. Njoya Angrum is the Creator and Director of the Harlem Knitting Circle. The ladies will guide you through! HKC is a community organization that Njoya started 7 years ago. We work primarily on an In-Kind budget-throug…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us every Saturday morning from 10am-12pm for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Tech connect one-on-one
Assit with computer and software issues, questions. Printing, emails, web searches, handheld devices, downloading ebooks, files, mp3, cloud drive, etc
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
Just Dance
Stay in shape while learning some new dance moves with the Nintendo Wii U.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
All About Computers
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. Get a basic introduction to Photoshop's tools, layers, and adjustments as you work through two example projects. This Class is taught on Mac Computers
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
One-on-One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook and 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
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Intermediate Sahaja 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
Today
@ 10:45 a.m.
Beginner's Watercolor Painting Class
This workshop will explore the following basics: washes, wet on dry, wet on wet, how to begin a painting, how to finish a painting, composition and color theory, and critique of class and homework. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration is for all four classes, June 4, 11, 18, and 2. Required materials for the class are below (must be purchased prior to class). Sign up begins Saturday, May 28, 2016 by phone or in-person. Materials List: Watercolor Block (Not a watercolor pad).…
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Today
@ 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,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Resume & Social Media Workshop
Do you need help creating a resume, or maybe your resume needs a boost? Want to know what buzzwords job recruiters search for, so that your resume gets seen by employers? Join Danielle for a Resume Building and Social Media Workshop with a focus on strategy and technique. Don't forget to bring your resume! Danielle Sandler has an MBA from St. John's University and has been working in recruiting and human resources since 2009.
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up @ St. Agnes
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Someone from the New York City Crochet Guild will be available to help. Location : 3rd Floor…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Science Saturday
Hands-on, interactive science for kids!
Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Join us as we host an open lab session designed to assist in creating a new or updating a resume. Other topics include cover letters, and a review of resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required to save your work.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Break Time: Coloring for Adults
Let's get zen at the library and take a break doing the newest trend, Coloring for Adults. Materials will be provided. Great for all skill levels.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
New York Therapy Dogs R.E.A.D.
Come read to a therapy dog! These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can't wait for you to come read them a story. Enjoy one-on-one, no-pressure reading time with a furry friend! For ages 6-12. Pre-registration required for each 20 minute slot.
Riverside LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups - Jerome Park - June 2016
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 English 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…
Jerome Park LibraryEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 11 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: New Amsterdam Library- June 2016
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 doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn Englishby watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 12 noon
Uptown Crochet/ Knitting Circle
Bring your yarn, crochet hook or knitting needles and enjoy an afternoon of conversation.
115th Street LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Computer Tutoring Sessions (Noon)
Join us for an 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,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Debt Free by 2016!
How can you repay your debt when you have so many monthly bills? Learn how to build a repayment plan from a financial coach who has helped clients repay thousands of dollars in debt. We’ll cover: Deciding which debts to pay first Repaying all (or most) of your debt in 24 months Finding free and low cost ways to enjoy your favorite things Presented by Sole Strivers
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Coloring for the Entire Family!
Kids have enjoyed coloring for years. Now, adults are finding it to be both calming and therapeutic. So, why not color as an entire family? Well, here’s your chance. Join us for this coloring session where you can relax, unwind, and just color. Bring your own coloring sheets or use the sheets we provide, the choice is yours. For all ages.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Adults,
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Coloring for the Entire Family!
Kids have enjoyed coloring for years. Now, adults are finding it to be both calming and therapeutic. So, why not color as an entire family? Well, here’s your chance. Join us for this coloring session where you can relax, unwind, and just color. Bring your own coloring sheets or use the sheets we provide, the choice is yours. For all ages.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Adults,
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Intermediate Photoshop: Photo Retouching
In this class you will use Photoshop to clean up and modify digital images. Learn how to minimize blemishes, use the clone stamp tool, alter backgrounds, recolor images, and more. This Class is taught on Mac Computers
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Painting With Alcohol Inks
Find and free your inner artist - Learn to paint with alcohol inks in this 2 ½ hour workshop, creating your very own pieces of art on Yupo paper and on a ceramic tile. All materials will be provided. Registration for the workshop is required. Please contact the branch by phone or in person to register.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Fossil Sculpting Presentation with David Lindeman
Sculptor David Lindeman (whose work is currently on display in the Stapleton Library Community Room) will give a presentation showing the process of sculpting dinosaur fossils from raw materials. All ages welcome.
Stapleton Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Adults
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Open Craft Hour
Calling all creative crafters! Let your imagination run wild with our big box of craft supples. Make something cool and crafty to take home. For ages 6-16.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Crochet & Knitting with BettyHamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Crochet with BettyHamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Latin Arts
The program provides cultural entertainment through book and poetry readings.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
One-on-One Open Lab Computer Classes
June : 4th, 6th, 11th,13th, 18th, 20th, 25th and 27th. Monday and Saturday: 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm This class is right for you if you need help in: Basic Mouse & Keyboard Microsoft Word Email Other Basic Needs Please register for one of our 3…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Creative Writing Workshop
7-session creative writing workshop being held at the Andrew Heiskell Library in partnership with the New York Writer's Coalition (NYWC). Attendees will discover the value of their own stories. This is a great opportunity for NLS library members to get to meet and support their fellow writers. Registration is required. Participants are requested to commit to attending all sessions if possible.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryPersons with Disabilities
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an 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,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Clase de Computación ¡En Español!
Junio 25, 2016 Laboratorio Abrierto - ¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? ¿No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Traiga sus preguntas de tecnología y obtenga asistencia personal!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Fashion Studio NYC
Learn about fashion and sewing and make your own creation.
Tompkins Square Library, Second FloorSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
T(w)een Zone: SCRATCH-urdays!
Are you interested in coding? Do you want to learn what coding is? SCRATCH (a computer programming language) is a great way to get started! Join us every Saturday afternoon and create stories, games, and animations!
Westchester Square LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Knitting Circle
Got knitting skills? If not, want to learn? We’ll provide some supplies, but everyone is required to bring your own yarn.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Art Workshop with Ana C. Traversa
The workshop introduces art basics in order to express and capture ideas and work with different materials. Ana C. Traversa -USA-Patagonia. She is an independent artist, painter, sculptor and an instructor who has worked extensively throughout the five boroughs of New York and exhibited abroad in museums, private and public organizations that have been around for more than 100 years. She has exhibited at Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, New York Historical Society, MOMA, International Center of P…
Bloomingdale LibraryAdults
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