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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
One on One Computer Sessions
Do you want to learn about computer? Do you want to be techie? Here is a list of possible one on one computer session you can inquire our staff about. Learn to type Learn to use the mouse Basic Compter Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel IPad Basic Internet And Many More Please come to our one on one computer sessions on Wednesdays or Fridays between 10:00am - 12:30pm. Please register at the front desk for available time slots.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
One on One Computer Sessions
Do you want to learn about computer? Do you want to be techie? Here is a list of possible one on one computer session you can inquire our staff about. Learn to type Learn to use the mouse Basic Compter Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel IPad Basic Internet And Many More Please come to our one on one computer sessions on Wednesdays or Fridays between 10:00am - 12:30pm. Please register at the front desk for available time slots.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the Web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
PC Basics
Come and join the West Farms team as we learn the basic computer programs that are essential for PC users. Students will learn how to use Microsoft Excel, Power Point, Word, web browsers, social media, and much more!
West Farms Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
One on One Computer Sessions
Do you want to learn about computer? Do you want to be techie? Here is a list of possible one on one computer session you can inquire our staff about. Learn to type Learn to use the mouse Basic Compter Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel IPad Basic Internet And Many More Please come to our one on one computer sessions on Wednesdays or Fridays between 10:00am - 12:30pm. Please register at the front desk for available time slots.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg GoldmanJoin us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of January to June 2016, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. January 15, 22, 29 February 5, 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18, 25 April 1, 8, 15, 22 May 6, 13, 20, 27 June 3, 10, 17 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages an…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Comfy Couch Playtime
Explore books, blocks, alphabet magnets, and more as you enjoy our cozy carpet area and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood. Please note this is free, quiet play time with a selection of toys to boost cognitive and motor development, not a structured program. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM on Mondays and Fridays
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Library Resources
Teach Yourself: Computer Self-Study
Discover free computer tutorials on the web. Search NYPL’s Catalog for books, DVDs and eBooks to help you learn computer programs and concepts on your own. Find resources on Word, Excel, Office 2010 and 2013, the Internet, typing and other topics.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library- May 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…
Mosholu LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Computer Basics for SeniorsRoosevelt Island Library50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library-May 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 English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This progr…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Tech Connect Express! 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! Join us every Friday at 10:30 am in the Community Room to get the help you need!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Albanians
FREE English Class for Albanian speakers. This class is for beginner and intermediate English speakers. This class will be taught in English and Albanian. To join, you must attend registration at 10:30 AM on January 11, 2016. Documentation is not required to register. Space is limited for these classes.
Morris Park LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Guided Meditation
Are you unable to control the stress that comes into your life? Do you need to relax and get away from the pressures of life? Meditation can wipe away the day's stress, bringing with it inner peace. See how you can easily learn to practice meditation whenever you need it most. If stress has you anxious, tense and worried, consider trying meditation. Spending even a few minutes in meditation can restore your calm and inner peace. TAKE THE TIME TO BE WITH Y…
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills. Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 11:15 a.m.
Stay Well Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are 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. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Preschool/ Toddler Play Time
Join neighborhood friends for some fun and socialization. Ages 18 months- 5 years.
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Arts & Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Photoshop Open Lab
Took a Photoshop class and need to practice? Need some help cleaning up an old photo? Bring your Photoshop questions and get individualized assistance in the open lab!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Access 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a database from scratch using Microsoft Access 2010. Topics include tables, queries, forms, and reports.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 1 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!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Photoshop Open Lab
Took a Photoshop class and need to practice? Need some help cleaning up an old photo? Bring your Photoshop questions and get individualized assistance in the open lab!
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Life Skills: Budgeting, Credit, & Debt
This class introduces savings and budget concepts. Reviews banks and banking products, including debit and credit cards, how to reduce indebtedness. The class also introduces investment principles. 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
Fri, May 27
@ 1:30 p.m.
Free Consultation and Blood Screening
Join us, Tuesdays and Fridays for Blood Pressure Screenings.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 2 p.m.
Creative Writing Workshop
Let's start a creative writing club! All writers and styles are welcome to join this workshop, where we will participate in writing exercises and then share and constructively critique each other's work. At the end of the summer, we can compile our works into a publication that will be available to read in the library. No previous experience or written material is necessary. Just bring your creativity and your support!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 2 p.m.
"COLLAGE, More Than Just Paper"
Join us at the Harlem Library for a 6 week art course of collage. Come, learn the techniques of some of the greatest collage artist, such as: Romare Bearden, Henri Matisse, Jacob Lawrence and Pablo Picasso. You will have the opportunity to create your own collages using paint, crayons, fabric and other found materials
Harlem LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 2 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Do you Tweet? Learn how to share the conversation by sharing photos, videos, and short messages with other users around the world.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 2 p.m.
Ongoing
Salsa Dance with Lynn
Join your fellow seniors for beginner-level salsa dancing! Keep the party going. Find salsa music!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Windows 7 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 7.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
Adult Knitting Workshop
ADULT KNITTING CLUB AT The Seward Park Branch Library When Fridays, May 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2016 @ 2:30 pm Bring your own knitting needles and yarn!
Seward Park LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Color Me Happy
T.G.I.F! Relax and have fun coloring with other children every Friday after school, from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m., in the children's room. Ages 3+. Please note: this is an unstructured program.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Color, Paint, & Draw
Kids of all ages will stretch their creativity as we explore different materials every week to create a process-based art project. Process art focuses on the process of creativity, interacting with, and manipulating the materials, with less emphasis on the finished product. This workshop is all about having FUN and exploring art. Some weeks may be messy, disposable smocks are availiable, but please dress for a mess! *Young children should be accompanied by a caregiver. *Space and supplies…
George Bruce 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
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange
Need extra computer time? Want to research colleges or edit video? Learn more about our electronic resources.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Paper Crafts for Adults
Like the paper crafts you've seen in the Terence Cardinal Cooke - Cathedral Library? Join us and learn the secrets of paper crafting in a relaxed and supportive environment. All abilities welcome and materials provided. Registration is required. Phone 212-752-3824 or stop by, in-person, to register.
Terence Cardinal Cooke-Cathedral LibraryAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Walk it Off!Mott Haven Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, May 27
@ 3 p.m.
Game On
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills on the Wii or the XBOX and challenge your friends to a game in the library. For ages 12 to 18.
Jerome Park Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 27
@ 3 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.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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