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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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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
12 noonMoney Matters: 儲蓄 (Mandarin)
SAVINGS: 儲蓄 人人都願意存錢,但有時候不知道如何著手。本講座將教您如何存錢,如何積攢一筆應急用的錢。另外,您還會瞭解預算對定期省錢的作用,您將理解如何制定現實並且明確的時間框架和即期及長期的儲蓄目標。 免費財務講座以及用廣東話和 普通話進行的一對一輔導服務 幫助您實現最佳理財成果。 網站: nypl.org/money The New York Public Library's Money Matters series is made possible thanks to the generous support of McGraw Hill Financial.…
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
12 noonSupervised 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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
12:15 p.m.Adult 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
1 p.m.Creative Plaster Sculpture Workshop
This workshop, led by artist Francine Perlman, consists of creating plaster sculpture through a variety of methods: mixing and pouring plaster into existing containers of various shapes, carving into the hardened shapes, joining the molded shapes together, and draping plaster-dipped strips of material such as fabric or paper over existing forms or wire mesh that has been shaped by the participants. Plaster is a responsive and versatile material with endless possibilities. This is a fun and free…
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults
1 p.m.Computer Safety & Maintenance
Learn how to protect your computer from viruses and perform regular maintenance functions to keep it running smoothly.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
1 p.m.Postponed
Arts For a Lifetime 2015
No Experience Necessary. All Materials Provided Free of Change. Artist Antonia A. Perez Will Be Teaching a Weekly Class in Drawing and Watercolor Painting for Seniors in the Community. Each Session Students Will Make One or More Drawings or Paintings. Learn How to Use a Variety of Drawing Materials and Watercolor Painting. The Program Will Culminate in an Exhibition of Work Selected by the Participants. REGISTRATION REQUIRED (Call 212-926-2147)
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.STAY WELL FOR SENIORS
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form More Info Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults
New Dorp LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Creative Writers Group at the City Island Library
Do you have ideas you wish to write down? A story or a memoir? Come to the City Island Library every Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and learn how to express yourself through the power of creative writing.
City Island LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
1 p.m.Talleres Básicos de Computadora en Español Para Adultos
¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora individualizados para así ayudar y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Creative Writers Group at the City Island Library
Do you have ideas you wish to write down? A story or a memoir? Come to the City Island Library every Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and learn how to express yourself through the power of creative writing.
City Island LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
1:15 p.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!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Investing In Stocks: The Basics
Introduces basic investment terms and concepts such as risk and reward, IPO’s, p/e ratios, and relative p/e ratios. Ways to approach the investment decision and alternative stock investments such as mutual funds and ETF’s are discussed. 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. Computer Lab - Basic Assistance
Do you need help with any of the software programs in the Microsoft Office Suite. Well , help is here. Come to our computer lab and get basic assistance with the following Microsoft Office Programs ( Word, Excel, Powerpoint , Access ) Space is limited to 3 people per each 45 minute session. There will be two sessions ( 1) 1:30-2:15pm and (2)2:15-3:00pm. 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!!! PLEASE NO…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
2 p.m.Falun Dafa Exercise Class
Falun Dafa is an ancient Chinese practice to enhance body, mind and spirit. It has superb health benefits, relieves stress and anxiety, and promotes both mental and spiritual well-being. Practice of meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.
Muhlenberg LibraryAdults
2 p.m.StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise session designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Oil Pastels for Teens!
Bring out your creative side with oil pastels. Never used those materials before? No worries, Ms. Rodriguez will be demonstrating and presenting on artists who tend to use this medium.
Francis Martin LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2:30 p.m.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Kids Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children. (Ages 5 -12)
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
Need extra computer time... browse the internet and socialize.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Every Hero Has a Story
Join us for this multi-session comic creation! Create your own comic from scratch. Star in your own story!
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
Need extra computer time... browse the internet and socialize.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc.. Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.
Stapleton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3 p.m.Blogging for Beginners "Media Upload"
Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, learn how to blog and to create your own using Blogger/Word Press.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
3 p.m.Guia de Compras: Telefonos Inteligentes.
Aprenda acerca de las diferencias en los teléfonos inteligentes para determinar qué teléfono es el mejor para usted.
Washington Heights LibraryAdults
3 p.m.Arts and Crafts
Create fun projects using a variety of materials and skills.
Grand Concourse Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3 p.m.Kids Tech Time
Need extra computer time... browse the internet and socialize.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
3 p.m.Talleres Básicos de Computadora en Español Para Adultos
¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora individualizados para así ayudar y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Young Adult Tech Lab: Photoshop in TechConnect Lab
Kids will learn how to use Photoshop to create artwork, fancy text and/or manipulate images. A different fun activity every class.
Tremont Library, Computer LabChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Arts & Crafts: Create Your Own Superhero Mask
Who's your favorite superhero? Come and create your own mask at Allerton!
Allerton Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Tuesday Crafternoons: July 4th Craft!
Celebrate our nation's birthday with a special 4th of July crafternoon! Fun & simple craft projects for children ages 3 & up Limited to the first 20 children, no pre-registration required This program will take place in the 2nd floor children's room
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
3:30 p.m.Arts & Crafts @ The Van Cortlandt Library
Get creative making fun crafts such as tissue flowers, picture frames and more. Create your own work of art using paint and other materials. Ages 5to 14.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Arts & Crafts @ The Van Cortlandt Library
Get creative making fun crafts such as tissue flowers, picture frames and more. Create your own work of art using paint and other materials. Ages 5to 14.
Van Cortlandt LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Teen Tech Time
Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Research colleges? Search the web? Come Join us . Ages 12-18.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Graffiti Art Workshop
You be you! Learn about the history of hip-hop and practice your graffiti art style. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by David Alicea.
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Independence Day Craft
South Beach LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.The Living Crayfish!
This is a FREE hands-on, science workshop series for kids. Children will explore and discuss the differences between living and non-living things through building robots and studying live pill bugs and crayfish. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library. 212-477-6770
Seward Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Art Club
This is mainly a freestyle session. Our main goal will be to fill every page of our sketch pads. There is no such thing as a mistake in this art session, so no ripped or torn out pages. We're going to witness our own evolution in ART.
Throg's Neck LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Dance Class
We combine pumping music and a multitude of dance exercises to achieve great results! Please wear comfortable clothes, shoes, bring a towel, light weights and your water bottles!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
4 p.m.Get Crafty!
Make awesome crafts to take home or show off to your friends!
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.আপনারনিজস্বব্যবসাশুরুকরার 10 প
This course provides a basic overview of the steps you’ll need to take to start a business and how NYC Business Solutions can guide you through each step along the way. আপনারনিজস্বব্যবসাশুরুকরার প আপনার নিজের ব্যবসা শুরু করতে কি লাগে তা জানুন! এই পাঠ পদক্ষেপগুলির প্রাথমিক ধারণা দেবে যা আপনার ব্যবসা শুরু করার প্রয়োজনে লাগবে এবং কিভাবে NYC বিজনেস সল্যুয়েশন আপনাকে প্রতিটি পদক্ষেপের মাধ্যমে পথ দেখাবে| সম্পূর্ণ পাঠের সময়কালঃ 1 অধ্যায়, কেন্দ্র অনুযায়ী 1.5 থেকে 2.5 ঘন্টার হতে পারে। আপনি এই ব…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
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