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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
12 noonJob Search + Unemployment Tax Tips
Many people simply update their résumés—without real thought—answer ads at random, go on a few interviews and send thank-you notes. Their other strategy is to post their résumés on Internet job boards and websites—as do hundreds of thousands of other job hunters who assume that this is the modern way to job search. Human Resources inboxes are swamped, and most of those résumés are simply deleted. This workshop covers a more powerful method way to get noticed and go from “Job Search to Career Tr…
George Bruce LibraryAdults
12:30 p.m.Email for Beginners
Learn how e-mail works, sign up for a free e-mail account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Gaming For Kids
Play Wii and PS4 games at the Library.
George Bruce Library, Children's Room
Array
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Literacy Pajama Party
Bring your parents, your siblings, and your favorite pj's, stuffed animals, and blankies for a night full of stories, arts & crafts activity
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
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.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 23, 2014
11:30 a.m.MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2003, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text,saving files, and formatting.
George Bruce LibraryAdults
11:30 a.m.Read Aloud
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
11:30 a.m.It's a Long Month: Living on a Fixed Income
Are you living on a fixed income? Learn to "stretch" your income by setting priorities, establishing a budget, planning and saving. Presented by Jay Stevens
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Friday, October 24, 2014
10:30 a.m. MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg Goldman Join us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2014, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER Sept 5 , 12 , 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, Dec 5, 12 ( final presentation ) Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Toddler time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs, finger plays, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 a.m.Board Games
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren
10:30 a.m.I AM AN ARTIST
Artistic Dreams International and the New York Public Library are inviting children ages 7 to 12 to join the Artistic Dreams FREE Art/Mixed Media Workshop! The Artistic Dreams International visual arts program teaches children to explore mixed media visual arts (drawing, painting, sculpture, etc.). Children learn to explore who they are and find their strengths. through our brief art history lesson before each art-making process, they are able to learn about historical and contemporary artist…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumChildren
10:30 a.m. One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
10:30 a.m.Pieces for Peace Workshop
Held by Artisitic Dreams International & CITYarts Creating A Piece For Peace: THEME: Create a piece of art! YOU CAN make a painting, poem, drawing or collage about PEACE. MATERIALS: Students can be creative; and can PAINT, DRAW, USE FABRIC, PHOTOS OR TEXT to create one piece. WEBSITE: Each student's artwork (unless it os inapproriate size, content or language) will be posted on our website and Online Mosaic Wall at www.CITYartsP4P.org. All artworks created in this workshop will be exh…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumChildren
11 a.m.Stitches and Yarn Knitting and Crochet Group
Learn to Crochet and Knit @ George Bruce Library. Come join us for a morning filled with Knitting and Crocheting! Beginners and Experienced Knitters and Crotcheteers welcomed! Please bring your own supplies/project ( light colored worsted yarn) and size 7or 8 needles for knitters and g or h hook for crotcheteers. (Children are welcomed with parental supervision)
George Bruce LibraryAdults
Monday, October 27, 2014
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
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.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
11:30 a.m.Film for Tots
Short films based on picture books.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Gaming For Kids
Play Wii and PS4 games at the Library.
George Bruce Library, Children's Room
Array
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5 p.m.Family Movie Night - Muppets Most Wanted
While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Families
6 p.m.Teen Time @ George Bruce
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.
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 30, 2014
11:30 a.m.Read Aloud
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, October 31, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs, finger plays, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m. MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg Goldman Join us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2014, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER Sept 5 , 12 , 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, Dec 5, 12 ( final presentation ) Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m.Toddler time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs, finger plays, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
3 p.m.Family Halloween Party
Wear your costume and come on over for a laid back and relaxing afternoon of Halloween crafts and treats at the library! First come, first served.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Saturday, November 1, 2014
10 a.m.Board Games
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren
10:30 a.m.I AM AN ARTIST
Artistic Dreams International and the New York Public Library are inviting children ages 7 to 12 to join the Artistic Dreams FREE Art/Mixed Media Workshop! The Artistic Dreams International visual arts program teaches children to explore mixed media visual arts (drawing, painting, sculpture, etc.). Children learn to explore who they are and find their strengths. through our brief art history lesson before each art-making process, they are able to learn about historical and contemporary artist…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumChildren
10:30 a.m. One-On- One Computer Tutoring with NY Cares
Get help with basic questions about Microsoft Office, the Internet, Facebook & Twitter ,Email or formatting a resume - it's all about you! Bring your computer and technology questions and get one- on -one assistance with a qualified New York Cares volunteer. Please see a staff member to sign up for a 45 minute session or call 212-662-9727 to register by phone. Space is limited!!!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Monday, November 3, 2014
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.PC Scavenger Hunt
A hunting game using the Intenet/library resources to find answers to a list of questions/clues.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
11:30 a.m.Film for Tots
Short films based on picture books.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
2 p.m.Baby Playtime
Come enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play with toys (provided by the library), listen to music, and socialize with others. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Gaming For Kids
Play Wii and PS4 games at the Library.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 6, 2014
11:30 a.m.Read Aloud
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Friday, November 7, 2014
10:30 a.m.Toddler time
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs, finger plays, and rhymes, and meet other toddlers in the neighborhood. (Please note: this program is for both caregiver and child.)
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
10:30 a.m. MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg Goldman Join us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2014, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER Sept 5 , 12 , 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, Dec 5, 12 ( final presentation ) Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages…
George Bruce LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, November 8, 2014
10 a.m.Board Games
Board games of all types and all skill levels.
George Bruce Library, Children's RoomChildren
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