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 Fantastic Friday: Super Animal (Mariners Harbor Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306229 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mariners Harbor Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T10:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 10:00 am</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Check out our weekly themes  and come on that day dressed up!  Prizes awarded to those who visit us in costume, while supplies last.</p> <p> </p> </div> </div> Teen Film (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309336 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T12:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 12:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p> </p> <p>07/10 @ noon: Batman (Classic Teen Films)</p> <p>07/11 @ 1 p.m.: Unbroken</p> <p>07/17 @ noon: The Avengers</p> <p>07/18 @ 1 p.m.: Beetlejuice (Classic Teen Films)</p> <p>07/24 @ noon: Spider Man</p> <p>07/25 @ 1 p.m.: Spare Parts</p> <p>07/31 @ noon: Jupiter Ascending</p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293448 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T12:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 12:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293448 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T12:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 12:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Writopia Workshops (Washington Heights Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/298344 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Washington Heights Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">This summer, we are proud to offer a special weekly writer’s workshop led by a Writopia Lab instructor--all of whom are published writers or produced playwrights. Tweens and Teens will develop and write their own original short stories, plays, or poetry (with illustrations!) on a weekly basis and share their writing in a reading for family, faculty, and friends at the end of the summer. Each writer will leave the workshop with the deep satisfaction of having completed a creative piece of writing, and with a newfound or deepened love of writing is his or her heart. Opportunities for submissions will be shared as well.</p> </div> </div> The Science of Superheroes (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/307145 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>This is a FREE hands-on, tech-based workshop series for teens. You’ll explore the science behind different superpowers and then design your own superhero and write a comic about their adventures. Ages 12-18. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.</p> </div> </div> Minecraft Time! (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/310396 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T13:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 1:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come explore and create your own world in Minecraft.</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech (Throg's Neck Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306614 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Throg's Neck Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come in and get free usage of the Library Laptops. you want to do research? You can. You want to game? You can. You want to socialize online? You can. Enjoy your free time on th eLibrary Laptops.</p> </div> </div> "Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306894 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff. </p> </div> </div> Movie Time! (High Bridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309067 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">High Bridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for a screening of popular movies at High Bridge Branch Public Library!</p> </div> </div> Wildlife Superheroes - Series (Morris Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/301889 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Morris Park Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p class="p1">Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. Weekly visits by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up-close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in its own right. Come discover the story behind each as we discover their amazing abilities via live-animal visits, animal artifacts, and interactive activities. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center.</p> <p>For ages 12 to 18 years old.</p> </div> </div> "Who's the King?" -- Chess and Checkers Program (New Amsterdam Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306894 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">New Amsterdam Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p align="center">Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library every Friday from 2pm – 4pm to play chess and checkers and see who we crown The King. Attendants will learn to play Chess and Checkers and will challenge one another and staff. </p> </div> </div> Flashback Fridays!! (St. George Library Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/310398 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">St. George Library Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come watch some movies from the 80s &amp; 90s and then stay to play board games!!!</p> </div> </div> Teen Movie Screening (Aguilar Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/306330 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Aguilar Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T14:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 2:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join us for a teen movie screening! Most movies are PG-13 so you must be over 13 to attend. </p> </div> </div> Movie Friday (Countee Cullen Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307583 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Countee Cullen Library, Teen Space</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come and join us. Enjoy some refreshments and watch a movie. Pick up a movie ticket at the teen desk. Space is limited. </p> </div> </div> Learn To Play Chess at Webster (Webster Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/310237 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Webster Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"> <p>Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group.</p> <p>Instructed by Timothy Mobley</p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange (Hamilton Grange Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307297 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Grange Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra computer time? Want to research colleges or edit video? Learn more about our electronic resources.</p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293447 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Board Game Bonanza (Sedgwick Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295399 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Sedgwick Library, Community Room</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>It'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.</p> </div> </div> Game On! (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295790 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Wii, Xbox One:Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Kinect and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18. </p> </div> </div> Teen Space (Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center) http://www.nypl.org/node/308430 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Hang out with friends, listen to music, play games, and complete homework. Teens can bring snacks.</p> </div> </div> Docent Led Tour of "Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography" (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) http://www.nypl.org/node/293447 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Gottesman Exhibition Hall</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Join a 45 minute docent led tour of the “Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography” exhibition.   Meet at Gottesman Exhibition Hall entrance.  There is no charge.  </p> </div> </div> Game On (Tremont Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/308408 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Tremont Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Show your skills!</p> <p>Play various games on the Wii Gaming System.</p> </div> </div> Teen Lounge (Edenwald Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307674 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Edenwald Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Leave the velvet ropes behind, and come hang out with your friends in a casual enviornment. Bring snacks to enjoy while you listen to the radio and chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, and more! Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div> Teen Summer Reading (Kips Bay Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/309662 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kips Bay Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Please join us in the Community Room with your friends or relatives to play varieties of Board games that we have available for you.</p> </div> </div> Game On! @ Parkchester (Parkchester Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295986 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Parkchester Library, Young Adult Area</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 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 Xbox 360 Fridays @ Parkchester!</p> </div> </div> TAG (Hamilton Fish Park Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307592 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hamilton Fish Park Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Have ideas about what you'd like to do or see here in your library? Come out to the first meeting of our new Teen Advisory Group and let us know!</p> <p>All participants are eligible for community service credit for attending.</p> </div> </div> Port Richmond Teen Zone (Port Richmond Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/307498 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Port Richmond Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Come on down to the Port Richmond Library's auditorium and hang out. Listen to music, play some video games, use our laptops, or chat with friends. </p> <p>For ages 10-16.</p> </div> </div> Game On! (Mosholu Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/295790 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Mosholu Library, Auditorium</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Wii, Xbox One:Got the gaming moves? Show off your skill with the Wii remote or the Kinect and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! For ages 12 to 18. </p> </div> </div> Yu-Gi-Oh Cards (Hunts Point Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305749 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Hunts Point Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T15:30:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 3:30 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Every Thursday &amp; Friday</p> <p>Duel it out !  Come to the branch and play a game of Yu-Gi-Oh </p> <p>Please Note: Players must bring their own cards.</p> </div> </div> Teen Summer Reading Club Meeting (Kingsbridge Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/303166 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Kingsbridge Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Meet new friends and check out new books at the Kingsbridge Library's teen summer reading club!  Keep track of the books you read on a paper reading log or on the <a href="http://summerreading.org" rel="nofollow">summerreading.org</a> website between June 26 and August 27.  </p> <p>The teen summer reading club is open to all students who are in (or who are about to enter) 7th - 12th grade.  </p> </div> </div> Teen Tech Time (Wakefield Library) http://www.nypl.org/node/305986 <div class="vevent"> <p><span class="location">Wakefield Library</span> <br /><abbr class="dtstart" title="2015-07-31T16:00:00-04:00">Friday, July 31 - 4:00 pm</abbr></p><div class="summary"><p>Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Research colleges? Search the web?  Come Join us . Ages 12-18.</p> </div> </div>