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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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Friday, January 30, 2015
10 a.m. Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 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.
Chatham Square LibraryAdults
10 a.m.Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Creating Your Own Website
Create your own website using Google Sites. Learn how to use templates to create a site or create a site from scratch.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
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.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!
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Resume 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.
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 a.m.Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the web.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
10 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. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.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.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Computer Question and Answer 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!
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m. We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Wakefield Library- January 2015
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…
Wakefield Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
10:30 a.m.We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library- January 2015
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
10:30 a.m.Computer Basics for Seniors
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! This class will take place at the Roosevelt Island Seniors Association's Computer Lab at 546 Main Street.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Computer Buying Guide
Learn about hardware and software before buying a computer.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
10:30 a.m.Guided Meditation: Chakra Balancing Series
Join our regular meditation group for a special series on balancing the seven chakras. Each week we will focus and meditate on a specific chakra starting with the root chakra. We will be using videos selected from youtube. Join us for this very special series from January 2 to February 13, 2015. We prepared for the series by doing the following 70 minute Tibetan Singing Bowl Chakra Cleansing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nb3okem4OCk&index=3&list=PLWDEvmZgPrGiPK1yuLr3enRM-Zax34sTY o…
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
10:30 a.m.Bilingual Birdies
A Spanish and live music program for children ages 0-5 years old with a parent/caregiver. The bilingual musicians teach through live music, movement, puppetry and games. Each session ends with a lively bubble dance party! Children learn basic vocabulary and short phrases while playing with instruments and fun props. Due to popularity, admission to this program is limited.
Mulberry Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
10:30 a.m. MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg Goldman Join us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2014, 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 - APRIL Jan 9 , 16, 23 , 30 Feb 27, Mar 6, 13, 20 , 27, Apr 3, 10, 17, 24 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. A…
George Bruce 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.Senior click on class
Explore the world of technology at a slower pace. No pressure to memorize, calculate or analyse anything, instead this is a hands-on leisurely tour through technological understanding. Those wishing to participate must become members of the Highbridge Senior Center Located at 1181 Nelson Ave Bronx, NY 10452 718-588-3004 Membership is FREE!
High Bridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.(CEIS) Francis Martin Library Mini Career Fair 2015
Are you ready to explore your potential career goal? If yes, save the date! Meet our dynamic Career Coach, Robyn Saunders and let her work with you. Come and join this FREE informative workshop provided by Career, Education, and Information Services. Expected Employers Allied Heath Careers Pipeline Bronx Women's Business Resource Center Bronx Workforce 1 Councilman Cabreras Talent Acquisitions Team Center for Court Innovation Co…
Francis Martin Library, Community RoomAdults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
11 a.m.Itty Bitty PlayTime
Children 36 months old and under and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, interactive stories, lively songs and rhymes. Join the fun and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood. *For children 36 months old and under.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
11 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!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
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
1 p.m.Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Photo Editing for Beginners with PIXLR
This class will explore the editing of photos using PIXLR. Please bring a flash drive or SD card with pictures to be edited.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
1 p.m.Finding a Job Online "Resume Upload / Application Assistance"
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
1 p.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
1:15 p.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Apps on Tablets
Learn how to find apps, review apps and discover some of the most popular apps around for iOS and Android devices.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
1:15 p.m.Bonds & Bond Mutual Funds: Investment Resources at SIBL
An introduction to bonds and to the best of SIBL’s print and electronic resources for researching bonds and bond mutual funds. Other public web sites are introduced. 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 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
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.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Curious About Coupons?
Come and learn how to use coupons at the stores. We will cover the following: where to find coupons & how to use them, organizing your coupons, time saving methods, and secrets & tips to couponing the right way.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
2 p.m.It's a Long Month: Living on a Fixed Income
Are you living on a fixed income? Learn to "stretch" your income by setting priorities, establishing a budget, planning and saving. Presented by Jay Stevens
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Belly Dance with Lynn
Join us for beginners Belly Dancing and Meditation.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
2:30 p.m.MS Word 2011 for Mac for Beginners
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, 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 Mac LabAdults
2:30 p.m.Protecting your Privacy and Security
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..
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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