Today's Events for Teens at NYPL node/62451?audience=4356 From lectures to films to programs for children, come to one of the many events and programs at the New York Public Library. en Teen Tech Time and Gaming (Mott Haven Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265671 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mott Haven Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-29T22:15:00-04:00">Tuesday, July 29 - 10:15 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Afterschool Gaming and Extended Laptop service for teens. Special time has now been carved out to aide in student research and digital experience. Feel free to join us.</p> </div> </div> Codecademy: Web Design for Teens (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262240 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn to design your own website in this summer-long series. You&#39;ll pick up the basics of computer programming and spend the summer designing your own website with whatever topic you want! Get your voice out there and show off your skills! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone&nbsp;ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Make It: Websites, Apps, and More (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262239 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Ever have an idea for a cool new mobile app or video game but weren&#39;t sure how to create it? Join us for our summer-long coding club where we can help you build the products you want to see in the world. Bring your friends along and start on your path to creating the next Instagram! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Codecademy: Web Design for Teens (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262240 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn to design your own website in this summer-long series. You&#39;ll pick up the basics of computer programming and spend the summer designing your own website with whatever topic you want! Get your voice out there and show off your skills! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone&nbsp;ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Make It: Websites, Apps, and More (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262239 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Ever have an idea for a cool new mobile app or video game but weren&#39;t sure how to create it? Join us for our summer-long coding club where we can help you build the products you want to see in the world. Bring your friends along and start on your path to creating the next Instagram! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Children's Author Talks (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263733 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us in welcoming children&#39;s authors, illustrators, poets, and graphic novelists to the 67th Street Library. Our authors will present on their writing process and their books. Free and open to the public. Appropriate for adults and children interested in reading and writing ages 7 and up, All author talks are at 1PM.</p> <p>Tuesday, July 8: Lisa Greenwald</p> <p>Wednesday, July 9: Courtney Sheinmel</p> <p>Thursday, July 10: Danette Vigilante</p> <p>Tuesday, July 15: Sophie Bell</p> <p>Wednesday, July 16: Polly Shulman</p> <p>Thursday, July 17: Joan Bauer</p> <p>Tuesday, July 22: Jane LeCroy &nbsp;</p> <p>Wednesday, July 23: John Grandits &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Thursday, July 24: Vincent Toro&nbsp;</p> <p>Tuesday, July 29: Drew Willis</p> <p>Wednesday, July 30: Kelly Light</p> <p>Thursday July 31: Sheila Keenan</p> <p>Presented as a part of Imagination Academy.</p> </div> </div> Board Game Afternoon (South Beach Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262790 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">South Beach Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T13:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 1:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Board games for all types and all skill levels.</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (TAG) (New Dorp Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/246990 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Dorp Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Here is the opportunity you have been waiting for!</p><p>Come join our new Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library.</p><p>Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input!&nbsp;&nbsp;What&#39;s happening in your world? What&rsquo;s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need?</p><p>This is a great way to meet new friends and really get involved in what goes on here at the New Dorp Library.</p><p>For ages 12-18.</p></div> </div> From Planes to Silly Putty: How Things Work (High Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/260968 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">High Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a FREE hands-on, science-based workshop series for teens. You&#39;ll learn about how things work and experiment with paper planes, electrical circuits, boats, and silly putty. You&#39;ll even get to participate in design competitions! Ages 12-18. Space is limited.</p> </div> </div> Ping Pong Palooza (Allerton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262348 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Allerton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens challenge each other on ping pong.</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Jerome Park (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/255585 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Got the gaming moves? &nbsp;Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. &nbsp;Take part in our tournaments!</p> </div> </div> From Planes to Silly Putty: How Things Work (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262778 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, Reference Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a FREE hands-on, science-based workshop series for teens. You&#39;ll learn about how things work and experiment with paper planes, electrical circuits, boats, and silly putty. You&#39;ll even get to participate in design competitions! Ages 12-18.&nbsp;Space is limited, so please register in advance in the library.</p> </div> </div> Etch Your Own (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261732 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Bring your drawings to life in a whole new way! Inscribe your art into glass in this amazing workshop. All materials will be provided. Presented by Jailin Acevedo.</p> <p>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> Game On! @ Melrose (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/260615 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T14:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments!</p> </div> </div> T.A.G. (Westchester Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251178 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Westchester Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teen Advisory Group</p> </div> </div> Intro to Manga Drawing (Woodstock Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261771 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodstock Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided.&nbsp;</p> <p>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> From Planes to Silly Putty: How Things Work (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264252 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a FREE hands-on, science-based workshop series for teens. You&#39;ll learn about how things work and experiment with paper planes, electrical circuits, boats, and silly putty. You&#39;ll even get to participate in design competitions! Ages 12-18.&nbsp;Space is limited, so please register in advance in the library.</p> </div> </div> Teen Book Talk: Before You Go (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264359 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens &amp; Tweens:&nbsp;Interested in participating in our monthly book discussions? Join us for our Teen Book Talk of Before You Go</p> &nbsp; </div> </div> Teen Book Talk (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262949 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens &amp; Tweens:&nbsp;Interested in participating in our monthly book discussions? Join us for our Teen Book Talk</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251103 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Leave the velvet ropes behind &amp; come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio &amp; chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, &amp; more! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Woodstock Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264026 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodstock Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? &nbsp;Want to add some bling to your myspace or Facebook site? &nbsp;Research colleges? &nbsp;Edit video? &nbsp;Learn about our electronic resources and more.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> From Planes to Silly Putty: How Things Work (Macomb's Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262517 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Macomb's Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>This is a FREE hands-on, science-based workshop series for teens. You&#39;ll learn about how things work and experiment with paper planes, electrical circuits, boats, and silly putty. You&#39;ll even get to participate in design competitions! Ages 12-18.&nbsp;Space is limited, so please register in advance in the library. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> TAG, you’re it! (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/248293 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Want to have a say in what&#39;s going on at YOUR library? &nbsp;Want to help plan awesome events like the Anti-Prom? Want a chance to earn community service hours from your school? &nbsp;Want to have fun with your friends? &nbsp;Then join the West Farms Library Teen Advisory Group (TAG)! &nbsp;Snacks will be provided to fuel your thinking!</p> </div> </div> Game On! Wii @ Parkchester (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/253162 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Young Adult Area</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T15:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Wii Wednesdays @ Parkchester!</p> </div> </div> Soundview Library's Scrabble Club (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250732 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p style="margin: 0in 0in 12pt;">You don't need to be a word whiz to enjoy a good game of scrabble! The right letters on the right squares can turn even the smallest words into big scores!<o:p></o:p></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 12pt;">So come join us for a fun afternoon of scrabble with Ms. Valerie.</p></div> </div> Teen Movies @ Kingsbridge (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/247859 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Come join us for this monthly program in which we&#39;ll be showing great feature films selected by our Teen Advisory Group! </div> </div> Chess (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/264281 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Challenge someone in a game of chess.</p> </div> </div> Creative Writing Workshop (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265436 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>[[{"fid":"269631","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Creative Writing","title":"Creative Writing","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> </div> </div> Game on @ Webster (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/261937 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/264050 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? &nbsp;Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> Creative Writing Workshop (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265436 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>[[{"fid":"269631","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Creative Writing","title":"Creative Writing","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (TAG) (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249637 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Teen Cinema (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/262957 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Get the old time movie feelin the library! &nbsp;Come watch some classic films and past favorites on the little screen.!</p> </div> </div> Teen Summer Exploratorium @ Yorkville (Yorkville Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/259710 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Yorkville Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come enjoy our summer experiments here at Yorkville&#39;s Summer Exploratorium! We will be crafting our own fun with experiments, contests and more using physical objects as well as experimenting on computers!&nbsp;</p> <p>Do you know how to build your own batteries? Do you think you could craft the longest flying paper airplane? Or just merely impress you friends and family by making a tool to predict the weather! &nbsp;</p> <p>Share your creative knowledge and skills, while building new ones and most importantly have fun!</p> </div> </div> Game On (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265295 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Wii, PS3 - Wii, PS3 Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Sixaxis controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Creative Writing Workshop (Van Cortlandt Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/265436 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Van Cortlandt Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>[[{"fid":"269631","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Creative Writing"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Creative Writing","title":"Creative Writing","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]</p> </div> </div> Countee Cullen Teen Tech Time (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/263597 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework!</p> </div> </div> Urban Tech Club: Robotics 101 (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262232 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Design, construct, and program your own robot in this summer-long series! You&#39;ll investigate how robots work and then learn the basic language of robots so you can make them do what you want. You&#39;ll also get to learn Minecraft design principles, so be sure to come back each week! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Urban Tech Club: Robotics 101 (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262232 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Design, construct, and program your own robot in this summer-long series! You&#39;ll investigate how robots work and then learn the basic language of robots so you can make them do what you want. You&#39;ll also get to learn Minecraft design principles, so be sure to come back each week! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Urban Tech Club: Robotics 101 (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/262232 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T16:30:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 4:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Design, construct, and program your own robot in this summer-long series! You&#39;ll investigate how robots work and then learn the basic language of robots so you can make them do what you want. You&#39;ll also get to learn Minecraft design principles, so be sure to come back each week! NYPL&#39;s Teen Tech Clubs are held once a week for seven weeks over the summer at select locations and are open to anyone ages 12 to 18&nbsp;years old.</p> </div> </div> Get Your Game On @ BLC (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/264851 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T17:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Come join us @ the Bronx Library Teen Center for fun and games. We have three consoles-Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. We play Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Halo, Call of Duty, Madden Nfl and NBA 2k BASKETBALL.&nbsp;Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Get Your Game On @ BLC (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/264851 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-07-30T17:00:00-04:00">Wednesday, July 30 - 5:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Come join us @ the Bronx Library Teen Center for fun and games. We have three consoles-Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. We play Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Halo, Call of Duty, Madden Nfl and NBA 2k BASKETBALL.&nbsp;Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !&nbsp;</p> </div> </div>