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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
2 p.m.Connecting to the Cloud
Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4:30 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
4 p.m.E-Book Discussion for Children
Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children's information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.T.A.G. Teen Advisory Group
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.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Programs In a Box ( Stop Motion Animation )
Learn how to create clay characters that walk , talk, and maybe even sing ! Learn how to make clouds move using cotton balls and make fire blaze from constructionpaper cutouts!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 23, 2014
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Guia para comprar computadora - Computer Buying Guide (Spanish)
Aprender sobre el hardware y el software antes de comprar una computadora.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
12 noonToddler Play Time
Parents and caregivers can bring their toddler to meet other toddlers in the neighborhood for an afternoon of fun. Educational toys will be provided. For ages 18 to 36 months old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m. Anime Club
Learn how to design your own anime character using Munny, Fummi, or Blank Art Model. Let yours become the character of your favorite anime show!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Coffin Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4:30 p.m.Get Your Game On @ BLC
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. Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Friday, October 24, 2014
2 p.m.Google Documentos
Aprenda a crear , editar y compartir documentos en línea utilizando constante evolución programas de procesamiento de texto , hojas de cálculo y presentaciones.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
4 p.m.Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m. Make on Demand Studio
Explore, create and tinker using NYPL's 3-D printer, tablet computers and more.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
5 p.m.Study Zone
Looking for a quite space to do your homework, study zone is the place for you! Join other teens looking for quite time to work on their homework and other school related projects.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, October 25, 2014
2 p.m.Puppet Making Workshop for Kids
Part of the UBUNTU Festival: Make animal puppets with the traditional South African styles and fabrics/design. Then budding puppeteers will be invited to participate with their newly made puppets in a short interactive South African folktale. Presented by Urban Stages. For children ages 6 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2:30 p.m.Murder and Madness and Poe: drama with poetry, music and readings
The Bronx Library Center presents Michael Bertolini as Edgar Allan Poe in Murder and Madness and Poe An hour-long drama with poetry, music and readings Written and Directed by David Houston Edgar paces impatiently in the office of booking agents in New York City in 1848. He proposes a lecture tour with readings of his controversial stories of murder and madness, all the while professing his sanity, his reliability, and his fame—citing examples from his turbulent life, which is finally on…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sunday, October 26, 2014
1 p.m.Learning Express 3.0 (Practice Exams on the new GED & Citizenship and many more exams)
Learn how to search using various databases provided by NYPL. Test preparation materials and interactive practice exams that will help people improve their scores on academic, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams, including the new GED replacement, TASC, test. Register on September 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM Subjects: Jobs; Homework Help; Education; GED
Bronx Library CenterAdults
3:30 p.m.Searching Besides Google: Mango Languages
Come try out the Mango Languages program and start learning one of 35 languages today. This is a conversation based language learning program. This class takes place on the concourse level. Pre-registration for class is in the auditorium starting Friday September 26, 2014 at 1:00 pm.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Monday, October 27, 2014
4 p.m.Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 20 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m. Make on Demand
Make on Demand - jump into Maker and Do-It-Yourself Culture at BLC. Explore arts and crafts, science and technology each Monday with a new project.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeachers,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teachers
5 p.m.Checkmate Chess
Are you a chess champion? 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. Presented by Ramon Hernandez. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Tertulia Literaria/Spanish Book Club / Mi mundo adorado por Sonia Sotomayor
Tertulia Literaria Book Discussion in Spanish Mi mundo adorado por Sonia Sotomayor Lunes/Monday el 27 de Octobre, 2014 6:00 pm—7:00 pm La primera latina y tan sólo la tercera mujer designada a la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos, Sonia Sotomayor se ha convertido en un icono americano contemporáneo. Ahora, con un candor e intimidad nunca antes asumidos por un juez en activo, Sonia nos narra el viaje de su vida —desde los proyectos del Bronx hasta la corte federal— en una inspiradora cel…
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
4:30 p.m.Teen Minecraft Club
Join us for our weekly Minecraft club, where together we mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion Group
The Book Lovers Group will meet to discuss the book The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka. This critically-acclaimed novel tells the story of six Japanese mail-order brides whose lives are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their cultural heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment. All book lovers are welcome. For a copy of the book, please call (718) 579-4253 or inquire at the 3rd Floor Information Desk.
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
4 p.m.E-Book Discussion for Children
Children will use iPads for book discussion. Workshops are limited 12 children for each session. Pre-registration at the children's information desk. Recommend for children ages 8 to 12.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
4 p.m.Poof! Life in a Vacuum
In our newest program, students learn just how important the earth’s atmosphere is and why astronauts need to wear those big, heavy space suits. Using a bell jar and vacuum pump, Museum educators will mimic the vacuum of space, right in your own school, library or community center. Your students will first predict, then discover what happens to various objects when they are exposed to a vacuum and then make the extension to how the human body would react to the vacuum of space. Presented by Intr…
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.T.A.G. Teen Advisory Group
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.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
5 p.m.Programs In a Box ( Stop Motion Animation )
Learn how to create clay characters that walk , talk, and maybe even sing ! Learn how to make clouds move using cotton balls and make fire blaze from constructionpaper cutouts!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m.Edgar Allan Poe at Fordham
Please join us for an insightful talk on America's landmark writer, Edgar Allan Poe. Angel Hernandez, Education Coordinator of the Bronx County Historical Society will focus on Poe's works and his life in the Bronx. This is a Big Read Program in collaboration with the Bronx Writers Center.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Thursday, October 30, 2014
9 a.m.Single Stop / Government Benefits
Do you know you may qualify for over 40 government benefits? Food Stamps / Cash Assistance (PA, TANF, Safety Net) / Medicare / Medicaid Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE) / Unemployment Insurance / Senior Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) / Emergency Assistance (“One Shot Deal”) /Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) / Safelink Cell Phone / And Many More! We also provide referrals to Legal, Financial, and Counseling Services within your community! Visit Us At Bronx LibraryCenter 310 Eas…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons Without Homes
11 a.m.Preschool Story Time
Children ages 3 to 5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11 a.m.Saving and Recovering Data - Almacenamiento y recuperación de datos
Aprenda a guardar los datos en unidades flash y otros dispositivos. Además de la forma de recuperar los datos que podrían haberse perdido.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
12 noonToddler Play Time
Parents and caregivers can bring their toddler to meet other toddlers in the neighborhood for an afternoon of fun. Educational toys will be provided. For ages 18 to 36 months old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3:30 p.m. Anime Club
Learn how to design your own anime character using Munny, Fummi, or Blank Art Model. Let yours become the character of your favorite anime show!
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Get Your Game On @ BLC
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. Come show off your skills and lets see who GOT GAME !
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Friday, October 31, 2014
9 a.m.Women of Ink & Letters Art Exhibtion
Women of Ink & Letters, an exhibition of quirky inkblot art by Bronx artist Laura Alvarez, is on display October 1-31. Join us at twitter View more photos and video
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
4 p.m.Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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