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 Theater Talks: The Color Purple (Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture) http://www.nypl.org/node/331550 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-08T19:00:00-05:00">Monday, February 8 - 7:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>This landmark musical based on Alice Walker’s novel of the same name follows the the inspirational Celie, as she journeys from childhood through joy and despair, anguish and hope to discover the power of love and life. With a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues, this European premiere is directed by John Doyle, and adapted for the stage by Pulitzer Prize and Tony award winner Marsha Norman, with music and lyrics by Grammy award-winners Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray. Join our evening conversation about the musical featuring Russell with producer Scott Sanders, and cast members Cynthia Erivo (Celie) and Isaiah Johnson (Mister).</p> <p>Watch on <a href="https://livestream.com/schomburgcenter/events/4721642" rel="nofollow">livestream</a>. </p><p><a href="https://twitter.com/SchomburgLive" rel="nofollow">@SchomburgLive</a> | #TheaterTalks</p> <p> </p>   <p>FIRST COME, FIRST SEATEDFor free events, we generally overbook to ensure a full house. All registered seats are released 15 to 30 minutes before start time, so we recommend that you arrive early. </p><p>PRESS  Please send all press inquiries (photo, video, interviews, audio-recording, etc) at least 24-hours before the day of the program to Adenike Olanrewaju at <a href="mailto:adenikeolanrewaju@nypl.org" rel="nofollow">adenikeolanrewaju@nypl.org</a>.</p> <p>Please note that professional photography and video recordings are prohibited without expressed consent.</p> </div> </div> iOS Basics (Spuyten Duyvil Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335653 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Spuyten Duyvil Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T09:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 9:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This course will cover some basic features of the iPad and iPhone. Learn the hardware, some settings, navigation and app basics.</p> </div> </div> Touch Typing (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/327915 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Let your fingers do the typing! By using a typing tutorial you can learn how to improve your typing  skills and accuracy. </p> </div> </div> Speak with a LiveOn NY Specialist for a Benefits Check-Up (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332283 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><!--MEDIA-WRAPPER-END-2-->When was the last time you checked your benefits eligibility? You may be entitled to benefits that help to pay for food, rent, and medicine! LiveOn NY Benefits Specialists will be available to provide information about the following programs and help you apply: Medicare, SCRIE, SNAP, HEAP and other referrals.</p> <p>To assist with determination of eligibility and your application, please bring copies of documents that verify the following:</p> Identity Address/Lease Total Household Income (Social Security award letter, Income Tax Returns) Housing Expenses (Rent/mortgage) Utilities Medical Expenses  <p>For more information call (347) 815‐5930 or email: <a href="mailto:benefits@liveon" rel="nofollow">benefits@liveon</a>‐ny.org</p> </div> </div> AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation (Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)) http://www.nypl.org/node/333218 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation        </p> <p>Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis.</p> <p>Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (<a href="http://www.nypl.org/tax">www.nypl.org/tax</a> help)</p> <p> </p> <p>Be prepared - bring the following:</p> Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items <p> </p> <p>NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and</p> <p>    dependents' proof of income.</p> <p> </p> <p>Tuesdays -  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.</p> <p>Wednesdays  - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=65">Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!</a></p> </div> </div> Morning Tea - 上午茶 (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333326 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Please join us on the THIRD Floor for morning tea at the Seward Park library! Come enjoy a hot cup of tea, biscuits, and a newspaper. NOTE: Food and drink subject to limitation. </p> 請加入我們圖書館的早茶在三樓, 提供茶點與報紙招待。注意:食品和飲料有限制。每週二和週四上午10時 : 三樓 </div> </div> NYPL TechConnect: Finding an Apartment Online (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334153 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Looking for housing in New York? This class will help you navigate the web to find apartments. Learn tips and tricks on how to use websites such as Zillow, Realtor.com, Craigslist and more.  </p> <p>No registration required. Please ring the doorbell to gain admittance. </p> </div> </div> Open Computer Lab (Castle Hill Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331862 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Castle Hill Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra time on computer to search and apply for jobs or to reformat your resume?</p> <p>Come and use designated computers for extra computer time.</p> <p>Tuesdays     10 a.m.–1 p.m.</p> <p>Thursdays  10 a.m.–1 p.m.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Open Lab Time (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334903 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm)</p> </div> </div> LinkedIn for JobSeekers (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335155 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn strategies, and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile; finding LinkedIngroups to join; and using LinkedIn as part of your job search. </p> </div> </div> Open Lab (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334593 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you need extra time to complete an assignment or do research? </p> <p>Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Need help signing up for Facebook or creating an email? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!</p> </div> </div> Adult Open Lab (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335534 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library, Children's Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 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? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Tuesdays 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM</p> </div> </div> Computer Q & A, Internet, Microsoft Word, and Keyboard Instruction (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331483 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Tuesday mornings are all about the basics. “How do I turn a computer on?” “How do I use a mouse?” “How do I get on the Internet?” “How can I sign in to use a computer at the library with my library card?” If you’ve asked yourself any of these questions, then we can help you! No signup required. Tuesdays 10-12 noon.</p> </div> </div> Basic Computer Class (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332972 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know hoaw to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some asssistance. </p> <p>Come and learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.  </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Ipad Basics (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335710 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This course will cover some basic features of the iPad. Learn the hardware, settings, navigation and app basics.</p> </div> </div> Open Lab (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333095 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 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? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> Facebook Basics (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332944 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn about the online social network Facebook.</p> </div> </div> Crocheting and Knitting for Beginners & Intermediate (Huguenot Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333373 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Huguenot Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>All those who wish to practice crocheting and knitting are welcome. An experienced crocheter will be available to help. Bring yarn and a hook. </p> <p> Every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM           </p> </div> </div> Internet for Beginners (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333984 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.</p> </div> </div> AARP Free Tax Preparation Service at the Muhlenberg Library (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335194 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>AARP will provide free tax preparation for New Yorkers on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm. This program will start on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 and end on Friday, April 15, 2016.</p> <p>Please note: Patrons will be seen on a first come, first serve basis and the doors may close early due to capacity constraints.</p>     </div> </div> Open Lab (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335000 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 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 in your devices and technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! *No registration required.  First come, first served.</p> </div> </div> Free Tax Preparation (Clason's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334325 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE</p> <p>For taxpayers with low- and moderate-income,</p> <p> with special attention to those age 50 and older.</p> <p>EVERY TUESDAY FEBRUARY 2 - APRIL 12  - 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM</p> <p>TAX SERVICE HOURS MAY BE REDUCED DEPENDING ON VOLUME AND DIFFICULTY OF RETURNS;</p> <p>NO APPOINTMENTS</p> <p> Call 888-OUR-AARP (888-687-2277) for more AARP Tax-Aide sites in Manhattan or call 311</p> <p> ALL TAX RETURNS ARE PREPARED BY IRS-CERTIFIED ADVANCED LEVEL VOLUNTEER PREPARERS</p> <p style="border:0px">The checklist below includes items you need to bring when you visit an AARP Foundation Tax-Aide site for us to help you prepare your tax return(s)</p> Last year’s tax return(s) Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all your dependents Photo I.D. required for all taxpayers. Checkbook if you want to direct deposit any refund(s). <p style="border:0px">Income</p> W-2 from each employer Unemployment compensation statements SSA-1099 form showing the total Social Security benefits paid to you for the year, or Form RRB-1099, Tier 1 Railroad Retirement benefits 1099 forms reporting interest (1099-INT), dividends (1099-DIV), proceeds from sales (1099-B), as well as documentation showing the original purchase price of your sold assets 1099-R form if you received a pension, annuity, or IRA distribution 1099-Misc forms Information about other forms of Income State or local income tax refund <p style="border:0px"> </p> <p style="border:0px">Payments</p> <p class="p1" style="border:0px">All forms and canceled checks indicating federal and state income tax paid (including quarterly estimated tax payments)</p> <p style="border:0px">Deductions</p> <p style="border:0px">Most taxpayers have a choice of taking either a standard deduction or itemizing their deductions. If you have a substantial amount of deductions, you may want to itemize. You will need to bring the following information:</p> 1098 form showing any home mortgage interest 1098-T and 1098-E forms (Tuition and Student Loan Interest payments) A list of medical/dental expenses (including doctor and hospital bills and medical insurance premiums), prescription medicines, costs of assisted living services, and bills for home improvements such as ramps and railings for people with disabilities Summary of contributions to charity Receipts or canceled checks for all quarterly or other paid tax Property Tax bills and proof of payment <p style="border:0px">Health Insurance</p> Form 1095A if you purchased through Marketplace (Exchange) Any exemption correspondence from the Marketplace (if applicable) <p style="border:0px">Credits</p> Dependent care provider information (name, employer ID, or Social Security number) 1099 forms related to continuing education and related receipts and cancelled checks </div> </div> Stay Well Exercise (Pelham Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/318519 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Pelham Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary">Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels!           Volunteers trained by 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. </div> </div> Clase de Tecnología (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330468 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T10:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 10:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Necesitas ayuda en como usar una computadora? Estamos aquí para ayudarte.</p> </div> </div> Adult Gaming (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/328144 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults.</p> <p>Every Tuesday and Thursday at 12pm </p> </div> </div> Conversational Sign Language "Signed English" (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330022 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Conversational signing is also known as "Signed English" and differs from American Sign Language (ASL) in sentence structure and complexity.</p> <p>This workshop consists of six(6) sessions every Tuesday beginning January 5th. It is designed to be a fun and relaxing way of learning basic converstional signs that can be tailored to the interests of the group and used in everyday communication.</p> <p> </p> <p>***Please note tha participants must commit to all (6) sessions and the workshop is limited to 8 participants only.  This workshop is intended as a beginners workshop we ask that if you have participated prior that you please wait to sign up if we offer and advanced workshop in the future.</p> <p> </p> <p>Please sign up at the Riversdie Information Desk or call (212) 870-1810</p> </div> </div> Shopping Online (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331787 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn on to protect yourself when shopping online, as well as what services are available and how to take full advantage of them.</p> </div> </div> Free Income Tax Preparation (Richmondtown Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331313 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Richmondtown Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Free Income Tax Preparation. Tax Counseling for Seniors and Individuals with Income under 50,000.</p> <p>Administered through the VITA/TCE Foundation.</p> <p>*ELECTRONIC FILING ONLY*</p> <p>Bring with you:</p> <ol>Copy of last year’s Tax Return W2form-Wage &amp; Earnings Statement from employer. 1099G Form-Interest, Dividends, SSA,RRB-1 Forms mailed to you by the Internal Revenue  and NY State Dept. of Taxation Any other information concerning your income and expenses. Photo ID &amp; proof of Social Security number required. </ol></div> </div> MS Excel 2010 For Beginners (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332441 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting, and print previewing worksheets.</p> </div> </div> Internet for Beginners (58th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333925 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">58th Street Library, Computer Classroom</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>An introduction to the Internet including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. </p> </div> </div> Computer Basics Class (Francis Martin Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335486 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Want to learn how the basics of using a computer? Come on down! We'll cover:</p>   Intro to computers   Intro to email    Intro to the internet    Intro to Microsoft Office    Protecting your privacy  </div> </div> We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups February 2016 - Chatham Square (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331413 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p><a href="http://www.nyc.gov/html/weareny/html/home/home.shtml" rel="nofollow">We Are New York</a>  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.</p> <p>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><a href="http://www.nypl.org/locations/chatham-square">CHATHAM SQUARE LIBRARY </a> Tuesdays:  11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.</p> <p>February 2, 9, 16, 23.</p> </div> </div> K&K's Crochet Corner (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/322557 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Beginner's Crochet Class We will get you started on a crochet adventure. You’ll learn the basics and beyond. By the end of these classes you'll be HOOKED!</p> </div> </div> Clases de computacion privadas / Free private computer classes (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/336078 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Si desea aprender a navegar el internet, obtener un correo electrónico con Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail o aprender como usar  tu Facebook, Skype, Oovoo, Tableta personal, Laptop, o Nook, puede llamar a la biblioteca y preguntar por Caroline. Para las clases privadas tiene que llamar y hacer una cita. Las clases duran una hora. Tenemos clases privadas por la mañana y por la tarde. Elija la hora y el dia que usted quiere tomar las clases privadas.</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, or Nook? Call the Hunt's Point Library and ask for Caroline. Classes are for one hour only and are also available in English.  </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Open Lab (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333095 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:00 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? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> Stay Well Exercise for Seniors (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334167 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library, Community Program Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:15:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:15 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>                                   Join us for a  a free Stay  Well exercise Session for seniors.</p> <p>All participants must sign a wavier  before  you  join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.</p> </div> </div> Senior Fitness Class (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/333785 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Light exercise, stretching, and. other elements of creating a healthy lifestyle.  </p> </div> </div> Internet for Beginners (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334306 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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 drectories. </p> </div> </div> Advanced Internet Searching (West New Brighton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335879 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West New Brighton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T11:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 11:30 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn advanced search strategies to narrow search results and find the best information online. </p> <p>Laptops are provided but you can bring your own too.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Gotham Jazzmen (New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/325468 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>A Concert of traditional jazz presented by the Gotham Jazzmen. Please enter by 111 Amsterdam Avenue. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Plaza entrance opens at 12:00 p.m.</p> </div> </div> Introduction to Facebook / Introduccion a Facebook (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332601 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you have a Facebook account? Need help using your own?</p> <p>Join Us! Learn how to create an account and if you already have one, learn how to use it.</p> <p>Topics include: Sending and Recieving mesages, Understanding the term "wall", and Accepting/Requesting friends.</p> <p>Tienes un cuenta de Facebook? Nevesitas ayuda usando el de usted?</p> <p>Aprende como crear una cuenta, y si ya tienes uno, aprende usar lo.</p> <p>Temas incluyen: Mandando y Recibiendo mensajes, Entendiendo la frase "Pared", y Agregando amistades.</p> </div> </div> Open Lab (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335162 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund! (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335449 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free.  This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays &amp; Thursdays at the Chatham Square Library. It will run from January 26th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must:  Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary  documentation and information; it is listed below. <p>For more information, go to <a href="http://www.nypl.org/taxhelp">http://www.nypl.org/taxhelp</a> or call 311 and ask for free tax preparation assistance. </p> <p>Information You'll Need to File Your Taxes</p> Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you and everyone you are claiming on your tax return all names on the4 return, including dependents.  Birth dates for yourself, your spouse, and everyone you are claiming on the return.  Your 2015 Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) or Self-Select PIN Number. AGI is the amount shown on your 2015 Form 1040, line 38; Form 1040A, line 22; or Form 1040 EZ, line 4. The Self-Select PIN is the five-digit PIN you used to electronically sign your 2014 return. If you cannot find this information, call the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 1-800-829-1040 to get these numbers before you go to the site to file your return.  Wage and earning statement(s) from your employer(s): Form W-2, Form W-2G, 1099-R. Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1098 and 1099). Proof of any other incomes, e.g. lottery winnings.  Total paid for child care provider and the provider's Taxpayer Identification Number or SSN  (if you are claiming the New York City Child Care Tax Credit).  Bank account and routing numbers (if you are directly depositing your refund). You can find these numbers at the bottom of checks.  New: If you bought health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of income.  <p>Note: Be sure to use direct deposit so you can receive your federal tax refund in 8 to 14 business days. Mondays 10-1 Tuesdays 12-3 Thursdays 5-7:30</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Microsoft Word for Beginners, Part 02 (125th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335357 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">125th Street Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a continuation from Part 01.</p> <p>This workshop we will teach you to:</p>  Creating and Typing a Document.  Undoing Mistakes.  Saving a Document.  Highlighting Text.  Cut, Copy &amp; Paste.  Spell-checking and the Thesaurus. </div> </div> Coloring for Adults (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331311 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Tuesdays at Noon.  Its not just for kids anymore, relive your carefree childhood days, and enjoy the relaxing exercise of coloring .   We provide a variety of black and white illustrations to choose from and the crayons and colored pencils needed to transform itbinto a vibrant artwork.  Bring your imagination and enjoy.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Computer Class en Español (High Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335798 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">High Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> Need help using a computer? Come and learn how to better use the computer, and get one on one help and more.  </div> </div> Open Lab (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333095 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 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? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> AARP free Tax help (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333979 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T12:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>**Taxpayers will be taken on a first come, first served basis.  There is a limit on how many returns can be completed in one day.  Taxpayers who cannot be accommodated within the hours set forth above can return the following week or visit another of our sites in Manhattan or the Bronx.</p> <p>Our AARP volunteers, who are certified by the IRS, will prepare both federal and state returns for people of all ages within the limits of their skill and training.  Virtually all tax returns will be prepared using computers and will be filed online (E-file).</p> Please bring the following with you when you come: Copy of last year’s income tax return(s); W-2 forms from each employer; Unemployment compensation statements; SSA-1099 form if you were paid Social Security benefits; All 1099 forms (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-B, etc.) showing interest and/or dividends and documentation showing original purchase price of sold assets; 1099-misc. showing any miscellaneous income; 1099-R form if you received a pension or annuity; All forms indicating federal income tax paid; Dependent care provider information (name, employer, ID, Social Security number, amount paid); All receipts or canceled checks if itemizing deductions, with totaled summaries; Government Issued Photo ID for yourself and Social Security cards or other official documentation for yourself and all dependents. <p>**For taxpayers with low- and moderate-income, with special attention to those age 50 and older.</p> </div> </div> Stay Well for Seniors (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332256 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> Internet for Beginners (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331755 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.</p> <p>Space is limited; registration is required. Registration begins one week before the class (February 2nd).</p> </div> </div> MS Excel "Formatting a Spreadsheet" (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334794 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.</p> </div> </div> Island Writers (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331497 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. Come check us out. It's free and special! </div> </div> Quiet Study Room (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331580 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</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: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3. Subject to cancellation / change of hours without prior notice due to availabilty of monitors.</p> <p>Please note: First Tuesday of the month Quiet Study closes at 4:45 p.m.</p> </div> </div> Adult Coloring Book Club (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333966 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Adults can try out the newest artistic craze, Adult Coloring.  Join us for this fun, relaxing, and creative art.</p> </div> </div> Open Lab (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332978 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:15:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:15 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? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!</p> </div> </div> Free consultation and blood screening (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/327916 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us, Tuesdays and Fridays for Blood Pressure Screenings.</p> </div> </div> Computer Safety and Maintenance (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335642 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T13:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn how to protect your computer from viruses and perform regular maintenance functions to keep it running smoothly.</p> </div> </div> Be An Excel Genius: An Eight Class Series (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/327404 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Build on your basics knowledge of Microsoft Excel 2010 and learn advanced features in Microsoft Excel 2010. Each class will cover a different topic, including but not limited to charts, formulas and functions, tables, data validation and pivot tables.  </p> <p>Schedule:</p> <p>January 5, 2016 – Find it With VLookup</p> <p>January 12, 2016 – How to use HLookup</p> <p>January 19, 2016 – Charts, Sparklines, and Pivot Charts, Oh my!</p> <p>January 26, 2016 – Mastering Pivot Tables</p> <p>February 2, 2016 – Filter, Sort, and Validate Data</p> <p>February 9, 2016 – Formulas for Everyone</p> <p>February 16, 2016 – Using Conditional Logic in Excel</p> <p>February 23, 2016 – All About Data: Subtotaling and Grouping</p> </div> </div> Book Discussion Group - Chateau of Secrets by Melanie B. Dobson (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/329654 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Get the neighborhood read.  Check out what the librarian has recommended, and hear what others think about it.  We've got the books, now we need you to talk!</p> </div> </div> StayWell Exercise for Seniors (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331090 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. </p> <p>All participants must sign waiver before they join in.</p> <p>Please wear loose, comfortable clothing.  Call or stop by for futher details.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>   </div> </div> Tax Filing Assistance (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331803 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It’s Tax Time and the Wakefield Library can help. ***You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a Tax Assistant... all for free.***</p> <p>To participate in this free program, you must:</p> Earn less than $60,000 (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address Have basic computer skills Bring all necessary documents and information <p>Information You’ll Need to File Your Taxes</p> Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you and everyone you are claiming on your tax return all names on the return, including dependents. Birth dates for yourself, your spouse, and everyone you are claiming on the return. Your 2014 Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) or Self-Select PIN. (AGI is the amount shown on your 2014 Form 1040, line 38; Form 1040A, line 22; or Form 1040EZ, line 4. The Self-Select PIN is the five-digit number you used to electronically sign your 2014 return.) If you cannot find this information, call the Internal Reve-nue Service (IRS) at 1-800-829-1040 to get these numbers before you go to the site to file your return. Wage and earnings statement(s) from your employer(s): Form W-2, Form W-2G, 1099-R. Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1098 and 1099). Proof of any other income, e.g. lottery winnings. Total paid for child care provider and the provider’s Taxpayer Identification Number or SSN (if you are claiming the New York City Child Care Tax Credit). Bank account and routing numbers (if you are directly depositing your refund). You can find these numbers at the bottom of checks. NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents’ proof of income. <p>Note: Be sure to use direct deposit so you can receive your federal tax refund in 8 to 14 business days.</p> </div> </div> Ballet Exercise Class for Adults (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334477 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Come dance with us! Here’s your chance to experience the ballerina in each of us. Learn basic ballet steps and experience the joy of dancing in a class that combines ballet and exercise specifically for older adults. You’ll have fun as you dance and see for yourself the benefits of ballet for good balance, agility and grace. Wear comfortable clothes and be ready to have fun.  Come for the whole month or just drop in. No experience necessary.   About the instructor: Jennifer Grambs, trained in both ballet and exercise for older adults, will show you how ballet helps us feel fit, not only in class, but everyday as we travel the sidewalks of New York City.   Register in-person at the 1st Floor Circulation Desk. Consent/release waiver must be signed in order to attend. Limit 20 persons per class.   </div> </div> Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/334724 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Technology Training Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting &amp; print previewing worksheets.</p> </div> </div> It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund! (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/334403 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free.  This service is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays &amp; Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 25th through April 18th. To participate in this free program, you must:  Earn less than $60,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary  documentation and information; it is listed below. <p>For more information, go to <a href="http://www.nypl.org/taxhelp">http://www.nypl.org/taxhelp</a> or call 311 and ask for free tax preparation assistance. </p> <p>Information You'll Need to File Your Taxes</p> Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you and everyone you are claiming on your tax return all names on the4 return, including dependents.  Birth dates for yourself, your spouse, and everyone you are claiming on the return.  Your 2015 Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) or Self-Select PIN Number. AGI is the amount shown on your 2015 Form 1040, line 38; Form 1040A, line 22; or Form 1040 EZ, line 4. The Self-Select PIN is the five-digit PIN you used to electronically sign your 2014 return. If you cannot find this information, call the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 1-800-829-1040 to get these numbers before you go to the site to file your return.  Wage and earning statement(s) from your employer(s): Form W-2, Form W-2G, 1099-R. Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1098 and 1099). Proof of any other incomes, e.g. lottery winnings.  Total paid for child care provider and the provider's Taxpayer Identification Number or SSN  (if you are claiming the New York City Child Care Tax Credit).  Bank account and routing numbers (if you are directly depositing your refund). You can find these numbers at the bottom of checks.  New: If you bought health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of income.  <p>Note: Be sure to use direct deposit so you can receive your federal tax refund in 8 to 14 business days.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Words With Friends: Scrabble at Riverdale (Riverdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335724 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>If words work you up and crossword puzzles keep you going, come to Riverdale and share your passion with you friends every Tuesday afternoon for a lively game of Scrabble.</p> </div> </div> Seniors Learn Photography (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/329794 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:15:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Josephine Herrick Project, in partnership with NYPL, is offering an opportunity to learn photography in an 8-week free photography program. Participants will learn from two professional photographers who lead the class each week. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills or expand existing photography knowledge or just to get out into the world and see things differently!</p> <p align="center"> </p> <p>                                                                          This is a weekly class that  starts on January 26 and ends March 15.</p> </div> </div> Twitter Basics (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333004 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T14:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn about the online social network Twitter.</p> </div> </div> Learn to Type & use a Mouse (Woodlawn Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332315 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodlawn Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T15:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your</p> <p>typing/keyboarding skills.</p> </div> </div> Correo Electronico Avanzado (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332585 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T15:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Aprenda a manejar sus contactos a través de la libreta de direcciones, y cómo enviar y recibir archivos de documentos e imágenes como archivos adjuntos de correo electrónico.</p> </div> </div> Intro to Google Drive "Apps" (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334795 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T15:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you wanna know? Google knows. Google knows who what when where how and why. So if you want to know ask google. Explore the depths, discover the amazing.</p> </div> </div> Advanced MS Excel 2010 (Columbus Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334864 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Columbus Library, Computer Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T15:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.</p> </div> </div> Computer Maintenance and Safety (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335147 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T15:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn how to protect your computer from viruses and perform regular maintenance functions to keep it running smoothly.</p> </div> </div> Voiceover and IOS for Beginners Short Course with Guest Instructor Ed Plumacher (Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331093 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T16:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Tuesdays from 4:00 to 6:00 PM as follows: February 9, 16, 23; Mar 1, 8, 15</p> <p>Please sign up for the entire series, which will orient you to your IOS device, from unboxing to getting online, communicating, and organizing your schedule and notes. When registering please let us know if you’ll be bringing your own device or borrowing one of ours. </p> </div> </div> Learn to Knit and Crochet (Francis Martin Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335488 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Francis Martin Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T16:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Curious about the yarn arts? Come to Knit and Crochet 101 and learn how! Free! All materials will be provided. No experience necessary! </p> <p>Vous êtes curieux au sujet des arts de laine? Venez à Tricot et Crochet 101 et apprenez à le faire! Gratuit! Tous les matériaux seront fournis. Aucune experience réquise! Chaque mardi à 4:00.</p> <p>Tiene curiosidad por las artes de hilo? Venga a la biblioteca aprende a tejer con una o dos agujetas! Gratis! Todos materiales se serán proporcionará. No se requiere experiencia! Todos los martes a las 4:00.</p> <p>Knitting: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month</p> <p>Crochet: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month</p> </div> </div> Ottendorfer Book Club: Lush Life by Richard Price (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/321062 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T17:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Our February selection is Lush Life by Richard Price. Set on the Lower East Side and waiting tables,  this novel tells the story of thirty-five-year-old Eric Cash, who has every reason to be jealous of Ike Marcus, an ambitious young man on the way to the top, until he is supposedly gunned down by street thugs while walking one night with Eric.</p> <p>Join us for a good conversation and great company. Ottendorfer Book Club meets the second Tuesday of each month. Ask for a copy at the circulation desk or reserve your own online.</p> <p> </p> <p></p> </div> </div> Citizen Cartography II: Warping Maps (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/324999 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Classroom A</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T17:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This hands-on workshop will show you how to add valuable geographic information to old maps by overlaying digital images of historical maps onto today’s map through a process called georectification, or "warping" maps. You will also learn how to capture boundaries, roads, historical street addresses, and other important historical information from old maps through a process called digitization, or "tracing" maps. This work supports the Library’s historical mapping game, <a href="http://buildinginspector.nypl.org/">Building Inspector</a>, and the upcoming <a href="http://spacetime.nypl.org/">Space/Time Directory</a>.</p> <p>What is the Map Warper?                                                                                                                                                                                                            The Map Warper is a free tool (available at <a href="http://maps.nypl.org/warper/">maps.nypl.org</a>) that enables you to transform digital images of historical maps into the tiles of a virtual atlas.</p> <p>Who should take this workshop?                                                                                                                                                                                    Anyone who has taken Citizen Cartography I: Introduction to the Map Warper. Students, teachers, map lovers, history buffs, artists and researchers can all use the Map Warper. You can too.</p> <p>How can I find out more?                                                                                                                                                                                                           Attend a workshop, watch the tutorial at <a href="http://maps.nypl.org/warper/">maps.nypl.org</a>, or send an email to <a href="mailto:citizencartographer@gmail.com" rel="nofollow">citizencartographer@gmail.com</a> to get your questions answered.</p> <p>Don't forget to register!</p> </div> </div> EMBRACE THE NEW YEAR WITH MEDITATION (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/334469 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T17:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>In this fast-paced world, inner peace can seem elusive. You are invited to join Frank Pawlowski, Ed.D, long time meditator  for an engaging workshop teaching you practical strategies to reduce stress, and create a more healthy and positive lifestyle. Dr. Pawlowski will offer effective meditation techniques which can help you connect within to gain a real and profound sense of serenity and joy.  Embrace the New Year with meditation and join him as he takes you on this powerful journey.</p> <p>Brief Bio:</p> <p>Frank Pawlowski Ed.D., is an Assistant Superintendent of Business and Finance now retired from a New York State Public School District. He also filled the role of an Adjunct Professor of School Administration in the Graduate School of Education at Iona College. He has been a practitioner of meditation since 1972 and since 2004 he has been giving Workshops on the Benefits of Meditation</p> </div> </div> Connecting to the Cloud (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/332566 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T17:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Curious about the cloud and what it can do for you? Take this immersive class.</p>   Class is conducted on Macintosh computers. </div> </div> One Page Poetry Circle (St. Agnes Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/336445 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. Agnes Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T17:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 5:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Poetry from Afar is the theme for this month's One Page Poetry Circle.</p> </div> </div> Tax Tips for Your 2015 Return (Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)) http://www.nypl.org/node/321154 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Discover strategies to lower your taxes.  Things to do now to relieve the stress of tax season and maximize tax deductions.</p> <p>Presented by the Financial Planning Association of NY.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p>Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=65">Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!</a></p> </div> </div> THE STORIES OF THE SUITCASES (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/324323 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Tuesday, February 9 at 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>When Willard Psychiatric Center closed in 1995, an employee discovered a large collection of suitcases in storage in an attic. Many of these pieces of luggage contained the personal belongings of former patients. John Crispin has photographed the suitcases and their contents; his images offer a window into the lives and personal stories of patients admitted between 1910 and 1960. He will share the photos and what they reveal about the past.</p> </div> </div> Meditation at the Library (Harlem Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330968 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Harlem Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">  Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm, and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—Sahaja Meditation awakens a vibrant energy within each of us that empowers us to achieve our genuine self-expression and fulfillment .   Classes are taught by experienced volunteers and are always free.   All NYPL PROGRAMS ARE FREE.THIS LOCATION IS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE </div> </div> Dream and Create: Open Sewing Workshop! (Jefferson Market Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/330989 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jefferson Market Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> Have you always wanted to sew, but do not know where to start? Are you a sewer that wants to get back into the swing of things? Whether you are a beginner or a hobbyist, this sewing workshop is for you! In this hands-on course students will learn sewing techniques to create their own unique projects. Bring a project that you’d like to tackle with confidence in the New Year and get set to sew on Jefferson Market's very own sewing machine!                                 The open sewing workshop will meet January 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, and March 1, 8, 15                                                    from 6:00 - 7:30 pm, in the third floor Mae West Community Room.                                    Signup starts January 19, online, or in person. It will not be required to attend all sessions.  <p> </p> <p>The workshop will be led by Lesley Ware, an author, designer and fashion educator who lives in Brooklyn, NY. Her 1<sup>st</sup> book ‘<a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb20847901__Ssew%20fab__Orightresult__U__X7;jsessionid=79BE48AE8CC38AB50BF4EA7088CEDB33?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">Sew Fab</a>’ was released in 2015 and her 2<sup>nd</sup> book ‘Style File’ will be released in early 2016. Both books are published by London-Based Laurence King. </p> </div> </div> StartUp! 2016 Workshop 2: Developing Your Marketing Plan (Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)) http://www.nypl.org/node/333830 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> This is the second training workshop for the<a href="http://www.nypl.org/help/services/startup"> New York StartUP! 2016 Business Plan Competition.</a>  Learn how to develop a marketing plan for your business.   This session will be offered three times in February.</p> <p> </p> <p>Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nypl.org/events/calendar?location=65">Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!</a></p> <p>  </p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Printing Women" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/333150 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 30 minute docent led tour of the "Printing Women:  Three Centuries of Female  Printmakers, 1570 - 1900."   There is no charge for this tour.   Please meet on the 3rd floor near the elevator.</p> </div> </div> Public Health Forum with NYC Health Department (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/335748 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Meet with a representative of the NYC Health Department to identify health priorities for your neighborhood and create a list of action steps.  By the end of 2016, Take Care New York (TCNY) will develop a 2020 Action Agenda outlining citywide strategies based on these disciussions.</p> </div> </div> ESOL Winter 2016 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331913 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Registered students only</p> </div> </div> ESOL Winter 2016 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/331912 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Registered students only</p> </div> </div> Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival, with Stephen Petrus, an Andrew W. Mellon Research Fellow at the New-York Historical Society. (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/328818 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> This illustrated lecture explores New York's central role in fueling the nationwide craze for folk music in postwar America. It shows that the city’s artistic, political, and commercial assets helped to shape a breeding ground for the folk music revival, one of the great cultural phenomena of the twentieth century</p> <p>Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.</p> </div> </div> Windows 7 Basics (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/333009 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 7.</p> </div> </div> Visually Speaking: The Timeless Art of Kamoinge (Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture) http://www.nypl.org/node/331551 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Immerse yourself in the visual stream created over the past 50 years by Kamoinge, the pioneering African-American photographic collective. Timeless presents over 280 stunning photos interspersed with insights and thoughts from Kamoinge’s 30 members who include many of the nation’s most acclaimed photographers. Curated by photojournalist Terrence Jennings, this installment of Visually Speaking will bring together Anthony Barboza, Ming Smith, Herb Robinson, Adger Cowans and Gerald Cyrus for a dynamic conversation and presentation of the art in this new compendium. The conversation will be moderated by Bill Gaskins and a book signing will follow! </p><p><a href="https://twitter.com/SchomburgLive" rel="nofollow">@SchomburgLive</a> | #VisuallySpeaking</p> <p> </p> <p> </p>   <p> </p> <p>FIRST COME, FIRST SEATEDFor free events, we generally overbook to ensure a full house. All registered seats are released 15 to 30 minutes before start time, so we recommend that you arrive early. </p><p>PRESS  Please send all press inquiries (photo, video, interviews, audio-recording, etc) at least 24-hours before the day of the program to Adenike Olanrewaju at <a href="mailto:adenikeolanrewaju@nypl.org" rel="nofollow">adenikeolanrewaju@nypl.org</a>.</p> <p>Please note that professional photography and video recordings are prohibited without expressed consent.</p> </div> </div> English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/335251 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries?   Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest.    Open to adult Intermediate &amp; Advanced English speakers only. No registration required. Just come and talk! </p> <p>The group  will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Corner Room on the first floor on the dates listed below:</p>                                                                                   Winter 2016                                                      January 12        February 9         March 3                                                                                                            January 14        February 11      March 8                                                                                          January 19       February 16       March 10                                                                                                January 21        February 18       March 15                                                                                              January 28        February 23       March 17                                                         February 2        February 25       March 22                                                        February 4         March 1               March 24 <p>                                           English Conversation will not meet on  Tuesday, January 26.</p> <p>Please note: Seating for this program is limited.  Doors open at 6:15. Latecomers will be admitted if there is space.</p> <p>Print a <a href="https://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/ENGLISH%20CONVERSATION%20HOUR%20FLYER%20-WINTER%202016.pdf">pdf flyer</a> for this program.</p> <p>All programs are FREE and are subject to change or cancelation.</p> <p>Follow the Mid-Manhattan Library on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/midmanhattanlib" rel="nofollow">@midmanhattanlib</a> Like the Mid-Manhattan Library on Facebook:  <a href="https://www.facebook.com/midmanhattanlibrary" rel="nofollow">www.facebook.com/midmanhattanlibrary</a> </p></div> </div> Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II (Mid-Manhattan Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/329692 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mid-Manhattan Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T18:30:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 6:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Basic Chinese Conversation - Level II Learn Mandarin with an experienced instructor   using the Mango Languages database <p>Walk-in class  |  No registration required  |  No placement test</p> <p> </p> <p>10 Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30pm</p> <p>Group meets in Co-Lab Room  on the 2nd floor</p> <p>Walk-in class  |  No registration required  |  No placement test</p> <p>2016</p> <p>         January 5            February 2           March 1</p> <p>         January 12          February 9           March 8</p> <p>        January 19           February 16         </p> <p>        January 26            February 23                    </p> <p>                    </p> <p>For more information please contact <a href="mailto:hungyunchang@nypl.org" rel="nofollow">hungyunchang@nypl.org</a> or call 212-576-0075</p> <p>Mango Languages</p> <p>Learn a new language at your own pace with these interactive lessons. Record your speech and compare it with the narrator’s. The briefer Mango Basic courses cover essential words and phrases while the 10-unit Complete 2.0 courses provide a more in-depth introduction to the language. Note: All the material from the Basic courses is included in the first two units of the Complete 2.0 courses.</p> <p>Getting started with Mango Languages</p> <p>Go to    ⇒ <a href="http://www.nypl.org/mango">www.nypl.org/mango</a>      ⇒ Click on Connect to database      ⇒ Enter your library card</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Black Deutschland: Darryl Pinckney and Zadie Smith (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/331567 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste Bartos Forum</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2016-02-09T19:00:00-05:00">Tuesday, February 9 - 7:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This event has reached capacity. We are no longer accepting reservations at this time. There will be a standby line the night of the event, but there is no guarantee that seats will become available. All reserved seats that are not filled 5 minutes before the event begins will be released to the standby line. </p> <p> </p> <p>Darryl Pinckney and Zadie Smith talk about his new work of fiction, Black Deutschland, set in the 1980s, about a young gay black American who flees from his hometown of Chicago to the city of his fantasies: Berlin.</p> <p>Darryl Pinckney, a longtime contributor to The New York Review of Books, is the author of the novel <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__S%28High%20Cotton%29%20a%3A%28%20Pinckney%20%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">High Cotton </a>(winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize) and two works of nonfiction, <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__S%28Blackballed%3A%20The%20Black%20Vote%29%20a%3A%28%20Pinckney%20%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">Blackballed: The Black Vote and US Democracy</a> and Out There: Mavericks of Black Literature. He was a <a href="http://www.nypl.org/help/about-nypl/fellowships-institutes/center-for-scholars-and-writers/fellowships-at-the-cullman-center">Cullman Center Fellow </a>in 2011-2012.</p> <p>Zadie Smith is professor of Creative Writing at NYU and a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books. Her first novel, <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28White%20Teeth%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">White Teeth, </a>won The Whitbread First Novel Award, The Guardian First Book Award, The James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, and The Commonwealth Writers' First Book Award. Her other three novels, also prize-winners, are <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28The%20Autograph%20Man%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">The Autograph Man,</a> <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28On%20Beauty%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">On Beauty,</a> and <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28NW%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">NW</a>.  Smith is the editor of the short story anthology <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28The%20Book%20Of%20Other%20People%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">The Book Of Other People</a>, and published a collection of her essays, <a href="http://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__St%3A%28Changing%20My%20Mind%29%20a%3A%28Zadie%20Smith%29__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&amp;suite=def">Changing My Mind,</a> in November 2009.</p> <p>Celeste Bartos Forum </p> <p>Co-presented with <a href="http://www.nybooks.com/" rel="nofollow">The New York Review of Books.</a></p> </div> </div>