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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
Monday, January 26, 2015
10 a.m.MS Powerpoint 2010 for Advanced
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Google Hangouts
Learn all about Video Chatting via Google Hangouts. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers and tablets are provided but you can bring your own too. NOTE: Monday computer classes now begin at 10 am, not 11 am.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Computer Basics for the 50+
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginers
Riverside LibraryAdults
10 a.m.iPad Settings - Configuraciones de iPads (Espanol)
Aprenda a preparar su iPad a su gusto.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Need more computer time? than come down to West Farms Library for our open lab sessions!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10:15 a.m.Tai Chi @ the Riverdale Library, Intermediate Class
This is an intermediate tai chi class and it is particularly suited for those who have completed eight weeks of the Beginner Tai Chi class at the Riverdale Branch or if you’ve taken beginner tai chi classes elsewhere in the past. This tai chi (Sun Style) includes agile steps and exercises that may improve mobility, breathing and relaxation. Tai chi has been shown to reduce pain and stiffness, increase flexibility, enhance muscle strength, improve concentration and memory, and help people cope…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.m.Tai Chi @ the Riverdale Library, Intermediate Class
This is an intermediate tai chi class and it is particularly suited for those who have completed eight weeks of the Beginner Tai Chi class at the Riverdale Branch or if you’ve taken beginner tai chi classes elsewhere in the past. This tai chi (Sun Style) includes agile steps and exercises that may improve mobility, breathing and relaxation. Tai chi has been shown to reduce pain and stiffness, increase flexibility, enhance muscle strength, improve concentration and memory, and help people cope…
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.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!
Eastchester LibraryAdults
10:30 a.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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults
10:30 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.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
10:30 a.m.Blogging for Beginners
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Word Press.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
11 a.m.MS Excel 2010 para principiantes.
Aprenda lo básico de trabajar con hojas de cálculo utilizando Microsoft Excel 2010. Los temas incluyen la introducción de datos y fórmulas, mover y copiar datos, formatear e imprimir la vista previa de las hojas de trabajo.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.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.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a FREE, fun 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.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Arts and Crafts for Adults
Join us for creative fun.
Westchester Square LibraryAdults
11 a.m.E-file
To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of income. Offered at SIBL: Mondays: 11:00am - 3:00pm Thursdays: 1:00 - 6:00pm Fridays & Saturdays: 1:00pm - 5:…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
11 a.m.Baby Story Time
Story time for the whole family.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Adult Tech Lab
For one hour, you can practice your skills from a previous class or learn how to use the mouse and keyboard if you are new to computers. Feel free to ask brief questions! Free computer time for the duration of the program!
67th Street LibraryAdults
11:15 a.m.Knit-and-Crochet Along
Are you interested in knitting or crochet, and hope to find a fun group to knit or crochet with on a regular basis? We have the group for you! Our Knit and Crochet Along group will be testing different patterns and attempting various techniques. Join us as we test and explore these new patterns! Please Bring With You: - Any Knitting and Crochet Supplies, including hooks, and yarn.
West New Brighton Library
Array
Adults
11:30 a.m.One-on-One Computer Assistance
Sit down with staff for an individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open/use a new e-mail account, save/attach documents, copy/paste, create/edit MS Word documents, create a Power Point presentation, use the Internet, HomeWork Help, NYPL resources, download NYPL e-books, etc. In person pre registration required! Audience: Adults, 50+, Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years), and Children (School Age)
Edenwald LibraryAdults
12 noonMicrosoft Word
Learn how to use Microsoft Word and experience how to create a document save and print and much more! for Beignners.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
12 noonOpen 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
12 nooneBook Assistance Day
Explore the digital reading world with FREE eBooks from The New York Public Library. Bring in your eReader device for assistance in accessing eBooks and Audiobooks from the NYPL web site. We can help you with most current types of eReaders from Kindle, Apple, Android and Nook. Getting eBooks is easier than you think and we'll show you how.
96th Street LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
12 noonArts and Crafts for Adults
Adults can use various items to create art.
Westchester Square LibraryAdults
12 noon1 on 1 Computer Help
1 on 1 Computer Help
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults
12 noonAdult Tech
Need extra time on a laptop or computer? Need help opening a document from a USB? Dont know how to send and email? We can help. Have yo ur questions answered and become computer savy.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryAdults
12 noonResume Open Lab
This lab time is dedicated to job seekers who need one-on-one help creating a resume. Assistance with document formatting and proofreading will be available. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
12 noonMS Publisher 2010
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. This class will explore creating a brochure using the tools in Publisher
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
1:30 p.m.Free Tutoring
Free tutoring for kids (homework, class work, tests), teens (homework, class work, tests), adults (civil service exams, professional tests, college tests). Ask the staff at the public service desk where you can find the tutor. Mondays & Thursdays from 1:30- 3:30 pm
Clason's Point LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children
2 p.m.TEEN CAFE
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee homework, ipod, check out a laptop and browse the internet. Play videogames on the Wii, PS3 or PS4!
New Dorp LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.MEDITATION For Stress Reduction And Well Being
The scientific community has recently been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. Join Dr. Vidich, PHD author, educator, consultant and international speaker as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple, yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one’s life personally, professionally and spiritually. Dr. Vidich has been an a…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
2 p.m.MS Excel 2010 para principiantes.
Aprenda lo básico de trabajar con hojas de cálculo utilizando Microsoft Excel 2010. Los temas incluyen la introducción de datos y fórmulas, mover y copiar datos, formatear e imprimir la vista previa de las hojas de trabajo.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Open Lab: Free 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!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.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
2:30 p.m.Homework Lounge
Pull out your books and let's get our homework done!!! (Ages 5-11).
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Workforce 1 Job Recruitment Table
Meet job recruiters and find out about job oppourtunities.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Job Seekers
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