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Throughout the year, The New York Public Library offers more than 25,000 free public programs at its 89 locations in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Additional classes and workshops.

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TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
9 a.m.Get Photoshoped "Create a Company Logo"
This class will explore the uses of photoshop cs 6 tools to create a company logo. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
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.Resume, Cover Letter and Job Search Workshop
This workshop is designed to assist the job seeker to create a brand new resume for the first time or for those who wish to update their resumes. Learn what the differenceis between functional and chronological resumes, what power verbs to use and how to format. It is highly recommednded to bring a flash drive to save your work when you're done in your creation. Cover letters will also be worked on. In addition, the library will offer you an opportunity to use our computers for job searching…
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
10 a.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Correo Electronico Basico
En esta clases vamos aprender a como obtener un correo electrono, ademas como mandar y reciber mensajes y muchas cosas mas.
Hunt's Point LibraryAdults
10 a.m.MS Powerpoint 2010 for 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.
Tremont Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.Photo Editing for Beginners using PIXLR
This class will explore the editing of photos using PIXLR. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
Epiphany LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Free SNAP (Food Stamp) & SCRIE Application Assistance
SNAP can put more food on your table! LiveOn NY (formerly CSCS) SNAP Specialists will assist you with your application and submit it for you! We can also help with SNAP Change Reports and Recertifications. Application assistance now available for SCRIE (Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption) too. Melrose Library 910 Morris Avenue (Between E. 162nd St. & E. 163rd St.) Bronx, NY 10451 Wednesdays March 4th & 18th April 1st & 15th May 13th & 27th 10:00 am to 3:0…
Melrose LibraryAdults,
Families
10 a.m.Asistencia gratis para aplicar por SNAP (Cupones de Alimento) y SCRIE
¡SNAP puede ayudarle a poner más comida en tu mesa! LiveOn NY asistirán con su aplicación e incluso la someterán por usted. También podemos ayudar con: Recertificación y/o informes de Cambios y con aplicaciones de SCRIE (Exención del Aumento de Alquiler para Personas de Edad Avanzada). Melrose Library 910 Morris Avenue (Entre E. 162nd St. & E. 163rd St.) Bronx, NY 10451 Miércoles Marzo 4th & 18th Abril 1st & 15th Mayo 13th & 27th Horas: 10:00 am 3:00 pm Para…
Melrose LibraryAdults,
Families
10:15 a.m.Open Computer lab
The Computer lab is open for public use
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
10:30 a.m.Get Your Resumé Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resumé in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resumé and a USB drive to save and/or print your resumé.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
10:30 a.m.OPEN LAB WEDNESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Want to learn how to search and download NYPL e-books? Never touched a computer? This is the time and place for you to get ahead with 21st century technology! Bring your technology questions and/or your wireless enabled device and get one-on-one assistance, discover online tutorials, hone your skills, exceed the limits of your imagination!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
10:30 a.m.OPEN LAB
Can't remember how to use your e-mail? Do you have specific questions about a program or website? Forgot how to get the paper to print sideways? Stuck in the middle of the Web? This is the class for you! Brush Up on the basic computer skills. Preregistration is required and begins one week before.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Computer Lab
Need help with the computer? we are here to answer all you basic computer questions.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.MS Word for Beginners - "Getting to know the Ribbon"
This class covers the basics of MS Word, specifically "The Ribbon".
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.E-mail for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
125th Street Library, Community RoomAdults
11 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
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.
Melrose LibraryAdults
11 a.m.English for Speakers of Other Languages - Level I
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.English for Speakers of Other Languages Level II
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Story time for the whole family.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.eNYPL: Downloading with Confidence
Electronic books, e-audio books, digital music and video – all available through NYPL’s website! Learn how to take advantage of free access to new media from the comfort of your own home. Contact Seward Park Library Staff at 212-477-6770 to book your one to one session
Seward Park LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Supervised 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
11 a.m.Open Lab
Need more than forty-five minutes on the computer? Then come down to West Farms Library and receive not only an additional computer appointment but one for an hour and a half! *First come first serve.
West Farms LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Come and Enjoy! Our Storytime features stories & crafts as well as songs and movement.
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.Lifetime Arts Series: Writing Our Lives, Poetry & Creative Writing Workshop
Join poet and writer Lorraine Currelley in a FREE, 8 week, Poetry & Creative Writing Workshop Series. Creative aging in our communities The New York Cities libraries program of Lifetime Arts, Inc. is generously supported by the Fan Fox and R. Samuels Foundation with additional support from the Laura Jane Musser Fund, and is administered in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library and New York Public Library. Registration is required in person or contact the branch at 718-379-6700. Limited…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting Room50+,
Adults
11:30 a.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
12 noonPhoto Editing on Tablets
Learn how to use different photo editing apps on your tablet to enhance your pictures Note: You do not need to own a tablet to take this class. We have tablets available for use during class.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonBlogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/Word Press.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
12 noonAdult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a laptop or computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and we will assist.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryAdults
12 noonAARP Free Income Tax Preparation
Volunteers from AARP will provide assistance to low and middle income taxpayers, with emphasis on Senior Citizens. Assistance will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Please bring with you: 1. A copy of last year's Tax Return. 2. W-2 Form - Wage and Earnings Statement from your employer. 3. 1099 G - Form - Interest, Dividends, SSA, RRB-1. 4. Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue Service, or New York State Department of Taxation. 5. Any other information concerning your i…
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
12 noonAssisted Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOpen 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!
Epiphany LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m.ZUMBA
Zumba is a fusion of Latin & international music combined with dance fitness moves to create a dynamic and effective cardio and toning workout. Have fun while you burn calories, tone up, build endurance, increase energy and reduce stress. Come in sneakers and comfortable exercise clothing and bring a water bottle. Bring a friend too!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m.Using Cover Letters, Bios, Thank You Notes and Reference Lists in your Job Search: A Career Thinker workshop with Tom Powner
You could be selling yourself short by not sending a cover letter with your resume or not sending a thank you letter after an interview. Many job seekers choose to take the advice that cover letters or thank you letters are not needed, well that’s the easy choice, but isn’t the best one. Learn about these important documents and review samples of each. Why cover letters are still needed with your resume. What should be included in your cover letter? How Bios can be a great tool in your job se…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomJob Seekers
1 p.m.Adult Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
1 p.m.WorkSearch Orientation
Are you a 40+ job seeker? WorkSearch is an online system which provides links to job openings, skills assessment tools, and training programs at no cost to individuals. After taking the orientation, WorkSearch is accessible to registrants through the Internet, or through Library computers. Attendees will be shown how to download the information to a USB flash drive(Bring your own USB drive). Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaran…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
1 p.m.Open Lab - One on One Computer Help 電脑筆記本時間
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start applying for jobs online? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Help available in English and Chinese. 你遇到電子郵件的問題?不知道如何剪切和粘貼?有技術上的問題,並一起帶來問吧!
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
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