Today's Events for Adults at NYPL node/62451?audience=4332 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en MS PowerPoint for Mac for Beginners (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299083 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-28T20:45:00-04:00">Thursday, May 28 - 8:45 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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.</span></p> </div> </div> Bridge Club (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/296574 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h4>Are you a Bridge buff?  Put on your game face and show off your best plays. Join the fun and meet new friends!</h4> <h4><img alt="" height="189" src="http://images.nypl.org/?id=1132314&amp;t=w" width="110" /><strong>All players welcome!</strong></h4> <p> </p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p><strong> </strong></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Quiet Study Room (Fridays) (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/297037 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room.</p> <p>This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability.</p> <p>If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer!</p> <p> </p> <p>Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice.</p> </div> </div> Let take a keyboard shortcut (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/297501 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you know what Ctrl C stand for ?  Come to  our  shortcut class and lean all the keyboard  funcations.</p> </div> </div> Google Series: Getting More Out of Google (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299233 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of the amazing new features Google is offering.</span></p> </div> </div> Open Lab (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299727 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need an extra computer appointment? Then come down to West Farms Library and use our laptops!</p> </div> </div> Resume Open Lab (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300342 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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.</span></p> </div> </div> Downloading NYPL Ebooks to your Ereader (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298899 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h2><img height="116" width="220" class="media-element file-teaser" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/ipad-ereaders_3.jpg?itok=WGfxJBcQ" alt="" title="" /></h2> <h2> </h2> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td style="width:532px; height:215px"> <h3>Need help learning how to download free eBooks from the library to your iPad, Kindle, Nook or tablet? You can now book appointments on Fridays between 10am-4:00pm and get one on one help from a staff member. Book your appointment at the service desk in person or over the phone. Our number is 212-679-2645.</h3> <p> </p> <h3>Please bring your device. You will need a library card and pin number to access your account (please see staff to set this up before your visit).</h3> </td> </tr><tr><td style="width:532px; height:217px"> <h3> </h3> </td> </tr></tbody></table></div> </div> OPEN LAB FRIDAYS (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/298703 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning.</p> <p><span>Note:</span></p> <ul><li>Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm</li> </ul></div> </div> Stay Well Exercise (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298204 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for a free, fun Stay Well exercise session.</p> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> Downloading NYPL Ebooks to your Ereader (Epiphany Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298899 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Epiphany Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h2><img height="116" width="220" class="media-element file-teaser" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/ipad-ereaders_3.jpg?itok=WGfxJBcQ" alt="" title="" /></h2> <h2> </h2> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td style="width:532px; height:215px"> <h3>Need help learning how to download free eBooks from the library to your iPad, Kindle, Nook or tablet? You can now book appointments on Fridays between 10am-4:00pm and get one on one help from a staff member. Book your appointment at the service desk in person or over the phone. Our number is 212-679-2645.</h3> <p> </p> <h3>Please bring your device. You will need a library card and pin number to access your account (please see staff to set this up before your visit).</h3> </td> </tr><tr><td style="width:532px; height:217px"> <h3> </h3> </td> </tr></tbody></table></div> </div> Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303391 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Si desea aprender a navegar el internet <strong>obtener</strong> 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 <strong>Caroline,</strong> 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.</p> <p> </p> <p>Do you need help with the internet or your need an email account with yahoo, hotmail, gmail or some help with facebook, skype, oovoo or your personal tablet, laptop, nook. You can call the Hunt's Point Library and ask for caroline. classes are for one hour only.</p> <p><strong>classes are also available in english.</strong><br />  </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Muhlenberg Friday Morning Film Series Presents: Fred Astaire - Shall We Dance (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300122 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><img style="float:left" class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/shallwedance.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>A budding romance between a ballet master and a tapdancer becomes complicated when rumours surface that they're already married.</p> <p><em>Director: Mark Sandrich; Cast: </em><em>Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan, Ketti Gallian; 101 minutes; 1937; Warner Bros.</em></p> <p><strong><span>Assistive listening is provided for those with hearing loss through the use of a room loop, which works with hearing aids that have a tele-coil. Open captioning upon request.</span></strong></p> <h3><strong>Films are subject to change.</strong></h3> <p><em> </em></p> </div> </div> Internet for Beginners (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295523 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the web!</p> </div> </div> Open Computer lab (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/301205 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:15:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Computer lab is open for public use</p> </div> </div> Computer Basics (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299439 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:15:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.</p> </div> </div> MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/289539 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span class="inline inline inline-left inline-left"><img alt="Photos by Meg Goldman" class="image image image-inline image-inline vertical vertical" height="300" src="http://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/movementspeaksimg1.inline vertical.jpg" title="Photos by Meg Goldman" width="261" /><span class="caption caption caption">Photos by Meg Goldman</span></span> 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.</p> <p><strong> Classes: Fridays  from 10:30 AM - 12 PM.  MAY -  JUNE</strong></p> <p> May  1 , 8,  15, 22 , 29    June  5, 12, 19, 26 </p> <p><strong>Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information</strong></p> <p> Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. Attendance at all sessions is recommended but not required.</p> <p>                  <span class="inline inline inline-center inline-center"><img alt="" class="image image image-inline image-inline vertical vertical" height="290" src="http://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/movementspeaksimg3_0.inline vertical.jpg" title="" width="300" /></span></p> <p><span class="inline inline inline-right inline-right"><img alt="" class="image image image-inline image-inline vertical vertical" height="300" src="http://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/movementspeaksimg2.inline vertical.jpg" title="" width="285" /></span></p> </div> </div> Money Matters: Ahorros (Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/294848 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><strong>Taller: Ahorros</strong></p> <p>Ahorrar dinero es algo que todos queremos hacer, pero muchas veces no sabemos por dónde comenzar. Este taller le enseñará cómo ahorrar y cómo tener un fondo para emergencias. También aprenderá cómo el tener un presupuesto le puede ayudar a ahorrar con regularidad, y comprenderá cómo establecer tiempos y metas de ahorro que sean realistas y que se puedan medir a corto y a largo plazo.</p> <p>Preséntese puntualmente: hay cupo limitado y el acceso será por orden de llegada.</p> <p>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. A través de una serie de seis talleres y sesiones individuales de <em>coaching</em>, Money Matters brinda información financiera básica y fácil de entender para ayudarle a aprovechar su dinero al máximo.</p> <p>Para más información visite: <a href="http://www.nypl.org/money">http://www.nypl.org/money</a></p> <p><span>The New York Public Library's Money Matters series is made possible thanks to the generous support of McGraw Hill Financial.</span></p> <p><img height="60" width="191" class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/McGraw%20Hill%20Financial_8.png" alt="" /></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Computer Basics for Seniors (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298372 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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!</p> <p>This class will take place at the Roosevelt Island Seniors Association's Computer Lab at 546 Main Street.</p> </div> </div> We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library- May 2015 (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299782 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><em><strong>We Are New York</strong></em>  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.</p> <p>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.<br /> This program works best for people who speak a little English already and want to practice. For more information, call or visit the branch listed below.</p> <p>We Are New York was created by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Adult Education and the City University of New York.</p> <p><strong>MOSHOLU LIBRARY </strong><br /> Fridays: 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.<br /> May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; June 5, 12, 19, 26.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library- May 2015 (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295109 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><em><strong>We Are New York</strong></em>  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.</p> <p>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.<br /> This program works best for people who speak a little English already and want to practice.  For more information, call or visit the branches listed below.</p> <p>We Are New York was created by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Adult Education and the City University of New York.</p> <p><strong>ROOSEVELT ISLAND LIBRARY </strong><br /> Fridays: 10:30am -12:30pm<br /> Upcoming Dates:<br /> May 8, 15, 22, 29.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Wakefield Library- May 2015 (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299789 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library, Adult Learning Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><em><strong>We Are New York</strong></em>  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.</p> <p>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.<br /> This program works best for people who speak a little English already and want to practice.  For more information, call or visit the branches listed below.</p> <p>We Are New York was created by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Adult Education and the CityUniversity of New York.</p> <p><strong>WAKEFIELD LIBRARY </strong><br /> Fridays: 10:30am -12:30pm<br /> May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29.</p> </div> </div> Computer Question and Answer Open Lab (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/291281 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T10:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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!</p> </div> </div> Acting Shakespeare for Seniors (Jefferson Market Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/294866 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jefferson Market Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h3><span>Engage in the joy and challenge of reading, memorizing, and acting Shakespeare! </span></h3> <p style="text-align:center"><img height="225" width="400" class="media-element file-default" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/shakespeare_nvl.gif" alt="" /></p> <p><span>In this eight-week course, we will delve into the demands and pleasures of Shakespeare, mindful that the plays weren’t written as ‘literature’ but as texts for actors to perform. Every class session will include a brief physical and vocal warm up. No acting experience necessary! The course will culminate in a final performance of select monologues and scenes. </span></p> <h4>Classes will meet Fridays from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, May 8, 15, 22, 29, and June 5, 12, and 19.</h4> <h4>A culminating performance on Friday June 26, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm will be open to friends, family, and the general public.</h4> <h4>Registration information:  This class is open to adults 55+, and the class will be filled by a lottery.</h4> <h4>Interested adults 55+ can enter the lottery <em>in person</em>, on the library's 2nd floor, from  April 24 - April 30. Participants will be notified May 1st! </h4> <h4>Portions of the class and performance may be filmed for an upcoming documentary on Shakespeare and Memory. </h4> <p><strong>CECILIA RUBINO</strong> wrote and directed 'From the Fire' (music composed by Elizabeth Swados) which won the UK/Music Theater awards for best music, best production and best new musical at the Edinburgh Fringe Theater Festival. She recently moderated a panel on ‘Physical Theater’ for the Network of Ensemble Theater’s Conference at The New School and curated an evening of solo performers called ‘Thinking Out Loud’ for 2014 edition of ‘The Days of Art &amp; Ideas’, an annual tribute to the legacy of the poet and activist Sekou Sundiata. In August 2014, she gave a series of lectures called ‘Shakespeare in Action’ at Jefferson Library,  and directed Peristalsis (look it up!) at the New York Fringe Festival. For the Moliere Festival at WNYC New York Public Radio’s Jerome L Green Performance Space, she recently directed ‘The School for Husbands’ and ‘The Imaginary Cuckold.’ She is directing SLAM 103: HISTORICAL REMIX, an interactive performance piece about history and poetry which will perform at Lincoln Center’s ‘Meet the Artist’ series at the Walter Reade Theater in January and in May 2015. Rubino is a professor of theater at Lang College/The New School, where she has coordinated the undergraduate B.A.Theater Program and is the coordinator of the ‘I Have A Dream’-Harlem Theater &amp; Education Program. She regularly teaches an Acting Shakespeare class at The New School and has recently directed productions of ‘<em>As You Like It’</em> and ‘<em>The Tempest</em>.’  In January 2015, she presented a lecture at Jefferson Market called 'Shakespeare and Memory.' </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Tech Connect (High Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299212 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">High Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Have a question about your email attachments?</p> <p>Need to know how to configure itunes?</p> <p>How can I upload pictures to facebook?</p> <p>Where can I find a good laptop for basic emailing?</p> <p>Come in and ask at the front desk for tech help.</p> <p>Staff available throughout the day if you need assistance.</p> </div> </div> Chess for Adults (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299888 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h4>Interested in Chess? Join us at the Library for some chess and socializing! Knowledge of Chess is not required, but a desire to learn is preferred!</h4> </div> </div> (CEIS) Castle Hill Library: "New Job Search Club and Resume Clinic" (Castle Hill Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/285841 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Castle Hill Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Meet with Mr. Kabir, CEIS Information Assistant assist you with formulating and / or revising your Resume and scheduling your appointment to meet with our dynamic Career Coach, Robyn L. Saunders.</p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="" src="http://cdn-prod.www.aws.nypl.org/sites/default/files/images/mr._kabir_1.inline%20vertical.jpg" />       <img alt="" height="231" src="http://www.theprospect.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/resume-.jpg" width="350" /></p> <p>                                                           Image Courtesy of : <a href="http://www.cpgjobs.com/need-resume-multiple-formats/" rel="nofollow">CPJ Jobs</a></p> </div> </div> Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event (Baychester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/302267 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Baychester Library, Community Meeting Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><div id="imgs" style="float:left"><span><img alt="" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_large imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_large_default" height="170" src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_large/images/events/calendar/hotspot_0_1.png" title="" width="230" /></span></div> <div> <div> <p>The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services.</p> <p>To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to present your adult NYPL library card. SEE FULL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS BELOW.</p> </div> <div id="age"> </div> <div class="note"> <p>In order to participate in the Library Hotspot Loan Program, you must register for and attend a patron lending event. In addition, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:</p> <ul><li>Have a valid, adult library card (18+)</li> <li>Have no fines on your library card</li> <li>Have no Internet access at home</li> <li>Agree to participate in surveys and other outcome based evaluations</li> <li>Agree to Sprint’s acceptable use policy, which prohibits pirating, illegal downloads, viewing child pornography, etc.</li> </ul><p>The mobile hotspot can be checked out on a patron’s account for 6 months, renewable up to a year. Even though The New York Public Library allows Library Hotspots to be checked out for a year in total, you will have service for up to a year. The Library Hotspots are *already* activated with a one year Internet service plan before they arrive at your New York Public Library branch.</p> <p>The cost to replace the Library Hotspot device is $100.00. The late fee for each day the Library Hotspot is overdue is $1.00 per day.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> Artist Reception and Exhibit (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301254 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T11:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>There will be an opening reception of artwork by artists supported by AHRC New York City from 11 am to 1 pm. The artists include Edward Green, Delvis Sandoval, Krystin Ayala, Jayson Valles, and Horace Stewart. The art will be on view through the month of June.</p> </div> </div> Technology Help Appointments (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298149 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T12:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Make an appointment for a 25 minute technology help session with library staff. Help available in English and Chinese.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Email for Beginners (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300445 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Conference Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T12:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><h3>Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, and forwarding messages and attachments.</h3> </div> </div> Lunch Time Knitting Circle (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298987 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T12:15:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 12:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span> <!--[if !vml]--><!--[endif]--></span><img alt="" height="141" src="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-6ET_p0XCeYI/TwsEmFK3aYI/AAAAAAAADW8/Y1JQoYLUV2g/s1600/yarn.jpg" width="144" />Are you interested in learning how to knit, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a knitting project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own needles, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly knitting circle for all skill levels. Knit, chat and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. (Registration is not required.)</p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293435 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T12:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 12:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners (Hudson Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298676 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hudson Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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.</span></p> </div> </div> MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners (58th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298806 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">58th Street Library, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.</p> </div> </div> Finding a Job Online "Resume Upload / Application Assistance" (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300344 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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.</span></p> </div> </div> Free Consultation and Blood Pressure Screening (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/294982 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T13:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Open Computer lab (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/301205 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T13:45:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 1:45 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The Computer lab is open for public use</p> </div> </div> Learn a Language with Mango (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/297840 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn any language using NYPL's resource Mango Languages. In this class you will be able to learn vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture of the langauge of your choice using fun and interactive strategies. Library card, pin number and headphones needed for this class.</p> </div> </div> MAY FILMS - UNBROKEN (58th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298663 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">58th Street Library, Community Meeting Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Directed by Angelina Jolie. Based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand.  2014, Color, 137 Minutes.</p> </div> </div> "Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program at the New Amsterdam Library (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/297597 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff. </p> </div> </div> Craft Circle (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298196 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come with any craft that you do; knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, needlepoint, rubber band bracelets, macrame, lanyards, or whatever else you like to do. We will sit at a table and talk and do our crafts.</p> </div> </div> Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/302654 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><div id="imgs" style="float:left"><span><img alt="" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_large imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_large_default" height="170" src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_large/images/events/calendar/hotspot_0_1.png" title="" width="230" /></span></div> <div> <div> <p>The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of more than a quarter of New York City households who do not have home access to high speed Internet services.</p> <p>To participate in this program you must register for and attend a patron lending event. During the lending event, you must be prepared to present your adult NYPL library card. SEE FULL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS BELOW.</p> </div> <div id="age"> </div> <div class="note"> <p>In order to participate in the Library Hotspot Loan Program, you must register for and attend a patron lending event. In addition, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:</p> <ul><li>Have a valid, adult library card (18+)</li> <li>Have no fines on your library card</li> <li>Have no Internet access at home</li> <li>Agree to participate in surveys and other outcome based evaluations</li> <li>Agree to Sprint’s acceptable use policy, which prohibits pirating, illegal downloads, viewing child pornography, etc.</li> </ul><p>The mobile hotspot can be checked out on a patron’s account for 6 months, renewable up to a year. Even though The New York Public Library allows Library Hotspots to be checked out for a year in total, you will have service for up to a year. The Library Hotspots are *already* activated with a one year Internet service plan before they arrive at your New York Public Library branch.</p> <p>The cost to replace the Library Hotspot device is $100.00. The late fee for each day the Library Hotspot is overdue is $1.00 per day.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> Tech Lounge (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/296734 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Need extra Computer time? <p></p></span></p> <p><span>Come and enjoy extra computer time, in an Adults only environment, where you can listen to music and bring snacks while you search the web.<p></p></span></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> MS Office Open Lab (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299084 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Took a MS Office class and you need practice? Do you have questions on how to use the skills you learned? Bring your Office questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> MS Word 2010 for Beginners (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/299545 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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. </span></p> </div> </div> MS Powerpoint 2010 For Beginners (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298602 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2003. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.</p> </div> </div> Movies @ St. George Library (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/303385 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><div id="bibInformation"> <div id="bibInformationContent"> <div id="tab_content_description"> <div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div> <div>BEYOND THE LIGHTS</div> <div> </div> <div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Supervised Open Lab (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/300346 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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!</span></p> </div> </div> Family Yoga (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298503 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Stay in shape and release stress with yoga!  Come in sneakers, comfortable clothing, bring a water bottle, and a yoga mat.</p> <p><em>*For all ages.  First come, first served.  Limited quantity of mats available.</em></p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Senior Sessions (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301017 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Social group for seniors.</p> </div> </div> TOMPKINS SQUARE STITCHERS (Tompkins Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303516 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tompkins Square Library, Basement</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Hey knitters, spinners, crocheters, and needle-pointers! Got a project you're working on? Need Space? Inspiration? Company? Join us at Tompkins Square Library on Friday evenings from 3-4:30pm for our crafting circle and get your stitch on! </span></p> <p><span>All skill levels are welcome, but please note that this is not an instructional workshop. Please bring your own supplies and come to exchange information, share new techniques, and socialize while working on your projects!</span></p> </div> </div> Excel for Beginners (Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)) http://www.nypl.org/node/299675 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:15:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>Learn to create a spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting &amp; print previewing worksheets</span><span>.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=65"><strong>Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!</strong></a></p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293433 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Open Lab: Free Computer Help (58th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298821 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">58th Street Library, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><span>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!</span></p> </div> </div> Revitalize Your Soul with Yoga! (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/293786 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Yoga is a spiritual and scetic discipline, through the practice of breathing control exercises, simple meditation, and the adoption of bodily postures. It is a popular practice for health and relaxation. </p> <p>**Please bring your own yoga mat and meditation pillow**</p> </div> </div> OPEN LAB FRIDAYS (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/298703 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-05-29T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, May 29 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning.</p> <p><span>Note:</span></p> <ul><li>Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm</li> </ul></div> </div>