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Thursday, October 23, 2014
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Thursdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
2 p.m.Searching Besides Google
Learn how to search using various FREE databases provided by NYPL.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m. Picture Book Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day. Ages 4 - 7
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Friday, October 24, 2014
11 a.m.Friday Free Play
Creative exploration for babies and toddlers at the library! Enjoy our toys and coloring supplies while getting to know other children and caregivers in the community. No pre-registration required.
67th Street Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2:30 p.m.Google Series: Google+
Learn about the online social networking system Google Plus.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
4:15 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11:30 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Saturdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
Immigrants
11:30 a.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
2 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
3 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents: The Magic of Images- Writing a Poem
The Magic of Images: Writing a Poem Through images – a pear on a windowsill, a rain-slicked street—we not only see but enter into the world of a poem. Images have the capacity to hold feeling. In this workshop participants will experiment with ways to capture images from memories, dreams and the world around them. By meeting’s end they will have written a poem. Bio: Hermine Meinhard’s book Bright Turquoise Umbrella, published by Tupelo Press, was a finalist for the Poetry Socie…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
Monday, October 27, 2014
11 a.m.Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free, fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants are required to sign a personal medical waiver at the beginning of the class.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
11 a.m.Adult Tech Lab
For one hour, you can practice your skills from a previous class or learn how to use the mouse and keyboard if you are new to computers. Feel free to ask brief questions! Free computer time for the duration of the program!
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
12 noon Quiet Study Room (Mondays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10=4, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
12:30 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Tuesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
2 p.m.Ballet Exercise Class for Adults
Come dance with us! Here’s your chance to experience the ballerina in each of us. Learn basic ballet steps and experience the joy of dancing in a class that combines ballet and exercise specifically for older adults. You’ll have fun as you dance and see for yourself the benefits of ballet for good balance, agility and grace. Wear comfortable clothes and be ready to have fun. Come for the whole month or just drop in. No experience necessary. About the instructor: Jennifer Grambs, trained in…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
4 p.m.Art Explorers
Join us for stories and a craft that involves the senses and art education concepts in a fun setting. For ages 3.5 -6yrs. No pre-registration required. Limited to 25 children: first come, first served. Projects may be messy or stain clothes. Smocks recommended.
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
5:30 p.m.Windows 8.1 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 8.1.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for story time! There will be rhymes, songs and stories for you and your 18-36 month old child to enjoy. Please be prepared to participate and have fun. After story time you are invited to play with our toys in our Community Room. Please arrive by 11:15am so your toddler has time to get comfortable in the library and feel relaxed and ready for the program. Our program begins on time, and since toddlers are very distractible, latecomers are not allowed in. Note that the wheelchair…
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2 p.m.Baby Lapsit Storytime
Join us as we sing songs, play bouncing rhymes games, listen to stories, and begin your baby's lifetime love of reading. This age-appropriate program is a perfect introduction to the library for you and your baby. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of Baby Lapsit Storytime. Since babies are easly distracted and space is limited, latecomers will not be admitted. Limited to the first 30 babies and their caregivers. Ages 3 months to 17 months Note that the wheelchair lift is only for p…
67th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Music Makers and Story Shakers
Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. For ages 5-8. Pre-register at the children's info desk. Please ensure your child can attend the sessions he/she signs up for.
67th Street Library, Community RoomChildren
11:30 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Wednesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Thursday, October 30, 2014
2 p.m.Windows 8.1 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 8.1.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Halloween Celebration!
It’s time for SPOOKtacular fun! Join us for a Halloween celebration, featuring a not-so-scary storytime, a spooky craft, games and fun!
67th Street Library, Community RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m. Picture Book Story Time
Come meet your friends at the library and listen to some of your favorite picture book stories. It's a great way to end a busy day. Ages 4 - 7
67th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4:15 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Evening)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
11:30 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Thursdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Friday, October 31, 2014
11 a.m.Friday Free Play
Creative exploration for babies and toddlers at the library! Enjoy our toys and coloring supplies while getting to know other children and caregivers in the community. No pre-registration required.
67th Street Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
2:30 p.m.LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies and tips on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, strategies for determining LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job search using LinkedIn, and more.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
11:30 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Fridays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-4, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
Saturday, November 1, 2014
10 a.m.Quiet Study Room (Saturdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
11 a.m.English Conversation Group
Talk with native speakers and other language learners about current events, New York City, family life, holidays, and much more. For adults 16 years old or older. This program is provided in partnership with New York Cares, a leading volunteer organization that helps people find easy ways to make meaningful, rewarding contributions to their communities. Led by New York Cares volunteers, this program provides an opportunity for intermediate level ESOL speakers to practice speaking English and im…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
Immigrants
11:30 a.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Morning)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
2 p.m.Computer Tutoring Sessions (Afternoon)
Join us for an morning of one-on-one tutoring sessions! Our computer tutors can help you with everything from learning how to use a mouse, formatting a resume, setting up an email address, posting photos on the internet, starting a blog, using Microsoft Office, and more. Call or stop by the branch to sign up for one of our help sessions and get a personal tutor at your service! This program will run every Thursday and Saturday. Space is limited.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
3 p.m.New York Writers Workshop presents: Writing to Heal
Writing to Heal In post-modern society, the sick person reclaims the authority and power to speak their own story and reconstructs a new life narrative from the wreckage of illness or bodily injury. The workshop will guide the writer through reading and writing trauma narratives. Each participant will complete a poem. What else can we do but write about our pain? Bio: Loren Kleinman’s poetry has appeared in journals such as Drunken Boat, Nimrod, Wilderness House Literary Revi…
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Adults,
Teachers
Monday, November 3, 2014
12 noonQuiet Study Room (Mondays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Mondays 12-5, Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10=4, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
4 p.m.Mystery Mondays: Book Discussion, Farewell to Freedom, November 3.
Book discussion group for fans of mysteries set in distant lands. September 8: Daphne du Maurier's gothic romance explores the sinister first wife, Rebecca , in mysterious Manderley. October 6: Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith investigates murders in Stalin's Soviet Union . November 3: Farewell to Freedom by Sara Blaedel explores human trafficking in contemporary Copenhagen. December 1: The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga won the Booker Prize in 2008 and is a thriller set in India.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
1 p.m.Quiet Study Room (Tuesdays)
There's no talking, no cell phone, no noise at all in our quiet study room. This room is open thanks to our volunteers, and is subject to their availability. If you are interested in keeping the quiet study room open more hours, please see a staff member about becoming a volunteer! Quiet Study Hours: Tuesdays 1-5, Wednesdays 1-5, Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 10-3, Saturdays 10-3.
67th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Adults
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