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 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Outreach (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/248352 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T10:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Are you eligible to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance?&nbsp; Come and find out.&nbsp; An Outreach Specialist will be available to assist you with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.</p></div> </div> Retro Gaming for Adults (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/249034 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T13:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Share your passion for Checkers, Chess, Mahjong, Monopoly, or&nbsp;Scrabble. &nbsp;If words excite or inspire you, and crossword puzzles keep you going, then Scrabble is your game! Are you a Chess or Checkers champion? Whether you're a master or just starting out, show off your best moves! If you like wheeling and dealing,&nbsp;Monolopy's the game for you!Join us for some lively board time!All levels of play welcome. &nbsp;No registration neccessary.&nbsp;&nbsp;<!--[if gte vml 1]&gt;<v shapetype id="_x0000_t75" coordsize="21600,21600" spt="75" preferrelative="t" path="m@4@5l@4@11@9@11@9@5xe" filled="f" stroked="f"> <v stroke joinstyle="miter" ></v> <v formulas> <v f eqn="if lineDrawn pixelLineWidth 0" ></v> <v f eqn="sum @0 1 0" ></v> <v f eqn="sum 0 0 @1" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @2 1 2" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @3 21600 pixelWidth" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @3 21600 pixelHeight" ></v> <v f eqn="sum @0 0 1" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @6 1 2" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @7 21600 pixelWidth" ></v> <v f eqn="sum @8 21600 0" ></v> <v f eqn="prod @7 21600 pixelHeight" ></v> <v f eqn="sum @10 21600 0" ></v> </v> <v path extrusionok="f" gradientshapeok="t" connecttype="rect" ></v> <o lock ext="edit" aspectratio="t" ></o> </v><v shape id="_x0000_s1027" type="#_x0000_t75" alt=""> <v imagedata src="///C:\DOCUME~1\r\LOCALS~1\Temp\msohtml1\01\clip_image001.jpg" href="http://www.forevergeek.com/wp-content/media/2009/10/23-scrabble-tile-cufflinks.jpg" ></v> <w wrap type="square" ></w> </v> Join&nbsp;the fun and meet new friends! <!--[endif]--></div> </div> After-School Study Room (Riverside Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250516 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverside Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Open to teens and school-age children (and caregivers), our upstairs community room is available for quiet study and homework on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 to 5:30.</p></div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Ottendorfer Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/243811 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Ottendorfer Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T14:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need computer time to check your email, Facebook or Twitter? Need to do research for a project, a job title or colleges? Get access to a computer today! Recommended for ages 9 and older.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><o p=""></o></p> </div> </div> After School Lounge (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251038 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every day after school, tweens and teens are invited to our community room for homework study, video games or just spending fun time with friends, sneak in a snack.</p> </div> </div> Laptop Lounge (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/239669 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;Need extra computer time? Want to pimp your Facebook? Research colleges? Edit video? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Tech-Poetry (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250232 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Do you have a poem lurking inside of you? Show it off! Come and join us. &nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Get Your Game Face On! YuGiOh and Magic at Chatham Square (Chatham Square Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/253192 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Chatham Square Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and let&#39;s play card games! No matter if it&#39;s YuGiOh or Magic: The Gathering, bring it on! Let&#39;s see who&#39;s sending who to the graveyard! Hosted by NYPL&#39;s very own Mr. Andrew!</p> </div> </div> After School Lounge (City Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251038 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">City Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every day after school, tweens and teens are invited to our community room for homework study, video games or just spending fun time with friends, sneak in a snack.</p> </div> </div> Arts and Crafts for Kids and Teens (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254033 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for arts and crafts activities in Teen Space. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.</p> </div> </div> Teen Takeover (Morningside Heights) http://www.nypl.org/node/250638 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morningside Heights</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>The library is yours! Play board games, hop on a laptop, and check out all new materials on the shelves.</p> </div> </div> Teen Time (Roosevelt Island Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251663 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Roosevelt Island Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come hangout with friends. Use a laptop to do homework.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Game On @ St. George (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/238622 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center, Lower Level</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come challenge your friends on the XBox 360 and PS3!</p></div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Dongan Hills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/246834 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Dongan Hills Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Teen Chess: April 2014 (Muhlenberg Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252136 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Muhlenberg Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play chess and learn new strategies with us on Thursday afternoons from 3:30 to 5 p.m. All skill levels are welcome: from beginners to chess masters! For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (67th Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252700 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">67th Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come to our third floor computer lab and use the computers for homework or for fun! Teens Only! Ages 12-18</p> </div> </div> T(w)een Movie Thursdays (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/240199 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Meeting Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Want to see the hottest new movie?&nbsp; Come check out what's on screen at the library.&nbsp; Bring your friends and enjoy an afternoon of the latest t(w)een movie!</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (West Farms Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/238973 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">West Farms Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? Want to electrify your Facebook page? Watch YouTube videos? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Woodstock (Woodstock Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/237018 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Woodstock Library<br/> Busy Beach Pre School</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 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!</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Great Kills Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/242096 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Great Kills Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 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!</p> </div> </div> Vanguard and Yu-Gi-Oh Card Fight (Hunt's Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251307 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunt's Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every Wednesday and Thursday</p> <p>Duel it out ! &nbsp;Come to the branch and play a game of Yu-Gi-Oh or Vanguard.</p> <p>Please Note: Players must bring their own cards.</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Soundview (Soundview Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/237426 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Soundview Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T15:30:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 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. Take part in our tournaments!</p> </div> </div> Teen Movie Night (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/243101 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come to the library enjoy a movie night with friends.</p></div> </div> teen Tech (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/246712 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra time on the computer to spruce up your Facebook page" &nbsp;research colleges? &nbsp;Edit video? &nbsp;Job search on the web? &nbsp;Come use our electronic services here at the library.</p> </div> </div> Teen Poetry Contest & Open Poetry Reading (Riverdale Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250391 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Riverdale Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teen Poetry Contest &amp; Open Poetry Reading</p><p>SUBMIT YOUR BEST POEM AND WIN A PRIZE!</p><p>April is National Poetry Month. &nbsp;Write your best lines, stanzas and rhymes and possibly win a prize. &nbsp;Winners will be announced at our Open Poetry Reading on Thursday, April 24th at 4:00 p.m.</p>The contest is open only to young adults between the ages of 12 and 18.Deadline to submit a poem into the contest is Monday, April 20th.All work must be original.Poems must be typed.First Prize - $40 Visa Card, Second Prize - $25.00 Visa Card, Third Prize - $10.00 Gift Certificate to Dino's Pizza in Riverdale. &nbsp;All young adults between the ages of 12 and 18 are invited to participate in the Open Poetry Reading on Thursday, April 24th in the Community Room. &nbsp;</div> </div> Gaming @GD (Grand Concourse Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250482 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Grand Concourse Library, Young Adult Room<br/> Metropolitan Detention Center, Brooklyn</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 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> Movie Night (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/251651 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Watch a featured film in the library.</p> </div> </div> T.A.G. Teen Advisory Group (Bronx Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/251272 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Bronx Library Center, Teen Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come talk, hang out, play games, and find out what's going on at the Library at TAG. Find out about activities and tell the library what we need to get or what activities you're interested in.</p> </div> </div> Movies at Eastchester: Lilo & Stitch (Eastchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251875 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Eastchester Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Disney's song-filled animated comedy follows a lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo who adopts a funny-looking dog and doesn't realize it's a wacky alien.</p> <p>PG, Runtime: 1hr, 25min</p> </div> </div> TEEN TECH CREW (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252404 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary">Play games, watch videos, surf the web, update your Facebook page...and even do some homework. </div> </div> Teen Activity Club (Seward Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252537 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Seward Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Teens come for fun science experiments and&nbsp;awesome crafts!&nbsp;For ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/238740 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library!</p> <p>For ages 12-18</p> </div> </div> Teen Advisory Group (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251570 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>What&rsquo;s happening in your world?&nbsp;What&rsquo;s the hottest book, movie or CD right now?&nbsp;What programs does the library need?&nbsp;Let us know, and you can earn community service credit for your school.</p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh Battle (Melrose Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252711 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Melrose Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Yu-gi-oh is now at the Melrose Library. Bring your decks, bring your trades and start getting ready to duel. Learn the game from other duelist and friends to improve your decks. Find out all about the new forbidden list from the Yu-gi-oh website and upcoming tournaments that are held here. Let the duel battles begin.</p> </div> </div> Board/Card Games (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/240023 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>&nbsp;It&#39;s back to the good old days. Join your friends and roll the dice. Move pieces by hand instead of with a mouse click. Join us for some old fashioned board game fun. For ages 12 to 18.</p> </div> </div> Magic Tricks and the History of Deception (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254134 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Experience a jaw-dropping magic show, then learn how it&#39;s done. &nbsp;You&#39;ll be amazed not only at the magic, but also the science behind it!</p> </div> </div> Checkmate Chess for Teens (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/240614 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"></div> </div> Wii Games for Teens (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/253870 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Play Wii games with your friends at the library.</p> </div> </div> TeenLIVE presents Emily Nolan Joseph (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/254449 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Dream Decisions: Positive Decisions for Dream Destinies</p> <p>Join Emily Nolan Joseph, model and Chief Empowerment Officer of <a href="http://mykindoflife.com/">My Kind of Life</a>, a vegan and kind lifestyle blog, for a discussion about&nbsp;building one&#39;s dream life and career by making decisions with one&#39;s heart.</p> <p>TeenLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.</p> </div> </div> Game On @ Mulberry Street! (Mulberry Street Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/250934 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mulberry Street Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Play video games with your friends!&nbsp; And if you don&rsquo;t like video games, try a board game or one of our weekly contests!!&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/236197 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 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! &nbsp;</p></div> </div> Teens Decide! (Stapleton Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/252173 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stapleton Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Want to help out at the library? Want to help make decisions and create fun Library programs? Need Volunteer service credits? Come decide what you want to do!</p> </div> </div> Teen TIme @ George Bruce (George Bruce Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/240825 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">George Bruce Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>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.</p> </div> </div> Real Deal Comics with Ivan Velez (Jerome Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/251778 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Jerome Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2014-04-24T16:00:00-04:00">Thursday, April 24 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Learn to craft manga and comics with messages of diversity, love, tolerance and acceptance with artist Ivan Velez. Creativity-based workshops in NYPL branches across Manhattan and the Bronx include a presentation from the artist about their work, a discussion about the role art plays within the AIDS movement, and an opportunity for teens to make art. For&nbsp;ages 12 to 18 years old.&nbsp;</p> <p>&quot;In support of the New York Public Library&#39;s exhibition, Why We&nbsp;Fight:Remembering AIDS Activism, Visual AIDS has organized an&nbsp;interactive series which uses art-making to connect young adults with&nbsp;vital information about HIV while exploring the history of AIDS&nbsp;Activism.&quot;</p> </div> </div>