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Throughout the year, The New York Public Library offers more than 25,000 free public programs at its 92 locations in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. Additional classes and workshops.

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Monday, April 20, 2015
9 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
9:30 a.m.Kindle Library Books!
We lend eBooks for Kindle e-readers! Come in and find out how to download them to your Kindle device for free!
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
10 a.m.Open Lab
Need an extra computer appointment? Then come down to West Farms Library!
West Farms LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Protecting Your Privacy and Security Online
This course will cover how important it is to be safe when providing your information on the internet as well as ensuring your computer is safe from those that want to hack it.. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers 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.Saving and Recovering Data
Learn how to save data to flash drives and other devices. As well as how to recover data that might be lost.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Internet Para Principiantes: Completando formularios en linea (Spanish)
Aprenda como completer aplicaciones en la web.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
10 a.m.Ongoing
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.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.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!
Morris Park LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Money Matters en español
Money Matters es un programa gratuito de información financiera básica que se ofrece en español en sucursales selectas de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York (New York Public Library). A través de una serie de seis talleres y sesiones individuales de coaching, Money Matters brinda información financiera básica y fácil de entender para ayudarle a aprovechar su dinero al máximo. Todo esto es gratuito, y el programa está abierto al público. No hay necesidad de mostrar identificación personal o tar…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
Immigrants
10 a.m. Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes
Si desea aprender a navegar el internet obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail. O desea ayuda con tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, Nook.Puede llamar a la biblioteca de Hunt’s Point Library y preguntar por Caroline, para las clase privada tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases son por una hora solamente Tenemos clases privada en la mañana t en la tarde. Do you need help with the internet or your need an email account with yahoo, hotmail, gmail or…
Hunts Point 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.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.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,
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.Roaring Chorus
Learn the Basics of Singing and Enjoy Building Music Skills in a Choral Workshop with Staten Island’s Musical Chairs Ensemble.
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Also known as Falun Gong, Falun Dafa is the practice of meditation and slow moving exercise. Learn how to eliminate streee, and enjoy peace of mind, and begin the process of toward a strong and comfortable body that is ar ease, and develop a calm and serene mind.
Riverside LibraryAdults
11 a.m.Arts and Crafts for Adults
Adults can have an early day of creative fun. We will be making flowers.
Westchester Square 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.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.Canceled
Skype and Video Chatting
Learn all about Skype and Video Chatting.
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
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 a.m.One on One Resume Workshop
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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 LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m. Facebook para Principiantes.
Aprenda acerca de la red social en línea, Facebook.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Quilting Essentials for beginners and BeyondGreat Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
12 noonMicrosoft Word for Beginner's
Learn how to use Microsoft Word and create save and print a document.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
12 noonEmail for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noon1 on 1 Computer Help
1 on 1 Computer Help
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
12 noon Adult Open Lab
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 your questions answered and become computer savvy.
Macomb's Bridge LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m.Open Lab
No laptops or computers available at the moment? Want to practice your newly acquired computer skills? Need help mastering your electronic devices? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! *First come, first served.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Photoshop CS6 "Image Clean Up"
In this class you will use the Photoshop to modify digital images. Learn how to use the clone stamp tool, duplicating backgrounds and much more.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
1 p.m.Computers At Pilot Cove and One-On-One
Senior citizens at Pilot Cove can come to Grace Church down the block on City Island for an introduction to computers and internet. Maximum number of persons is three. Every Monday at 1:00 p.m. We also offer one on one tutorials on introduction to computers here in the library. Please call or come in to make an appointment. Open to all. 718-885-1703
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:15 p.m.Investing! What Your Money Can Do for You
This class is designed to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments, to teach some basic information about different asset types, and to help match individual goals to investment choices. Also, we review useful information sources. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
1:30 p.m.eBook Assistance
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, Ipad, Android and Nook. Getting eBooks is easier than you think and we'll show you how.
96th Street LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
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,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Learn to Knit with Yvette
In this beginners knitting class you will learn how to cast-on, knit, purl and bind off. No experience necessary. Knitters with some experience are also welcome. Participants should bring the following supplies to the workshop: Size 7 or 8 knitting needles Worsted weight yarn or # 4 Red Heart Super Saver. Yarn should be smooth and light in color. Presented by Yvette Jackson
Melrose LibraryAdults
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.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
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