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Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 a.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on October 11th & 18th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.m.SCORE -- Free One-to-One Small Business Counseling
Meet with an experienced business person in order to get feedback on your ideas, get advice on writing a business plan and finding funding, and learn about market research. SCORE is a non-profit organization dedicated to entrepreneurial education and the formation, growth, and success of small businesses.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers
11 a.m.Sensory Story Time
"Apples!" Hello song & Name song Rhumes & Finger Play Picture Book Stories Flannel Borad Stories Scarf Play Bubbles & Good Bye Recommended for 2-10 years old and caregivers, who prefer smaller group setting, children who are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload. Family members and siblings are welcome. Space limited. Please register in advance.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
1 p.m."Boisterous Bookworms" Kids Book Club
The "Boisterous Bookworms" Kids Book club will now continue throughout the school year! We will meet once a month on Saturday, from September through June! At each meeting we will discuss the book of the month, have a snack, and do some cool games and activities related to the book we read. Some of book club's previous activities were "cool" ice games held outdoors, creating a volcano, and science experiments with magnets and electricitiy.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on October 11th & 18th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, October 27, 2014
10 a.m.Photoshop for Beginners
A two-hour crash course in the basics of using Photoshop. Topics covered include layers, fixing blemishes, combining images, and exporting images for a variety of uses. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers and tablets are provided but you can bring your own too. NOTE: Monday computer classes now begin at 10 am, not 11 am.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Magic Monday with PJ
Come explore the art of illusion with PJ!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Picture Book Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A simple craft activity follows after reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Picture Book Time
A librarian will share favorite picture books, providing children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading. A simple craft activity follows after reading.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.Halloween Story Time
Special Story Time celebrating Halloween. Scary stories and snack for families. For children ages 4 and up and families. Come in costumes!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
5 p.m.Homework Club
Children age 5-12. Do you need help with homework? Not sure how to write a paragraph or essay? Looking for online resources? Trouble with math? We can help! Come join the Homework Club!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
3:30 a.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m.Programs in a Box- Music Makers and Story Shakers
Programs-in-a-box brings you another FREE workshop series designed for kids ages 6-10! Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. Major support for after-school programming is provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment for Children's and Young Adult Programs and Services; the E.H.A. Foundation Endowment for Literacy Programming; and The Pinkerton Foundation, with additional support from the Estate o…
St. George Library CenterChildren
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
10:30 a.m.OPEN LAB WEDNESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Want to learn how to search and download NYPL e-books? Never touched a computer? This is the time and place for you to get ahead with 21st century technology! Bring your technology questions and/or your wireless enabled device and get one-on-one assistance, discover online tutorials, hone your skills, exceed the limits of your imagination!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
3:30 p.m.Web Wednesdays
We are all online. Come share what you found online and learn about some new tools too!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Tween Halloween
Join in for scary stories, crafts, and more for our Tween Halloween! Bonus giveaways if you come in costume! Enter if you dare! Ages 8-12. Materials provided, pre-registration required.
St. George Library CenterChildren
4 p.m.Pumpkin Decorating!
Decorate your own pumpkin with paints, stickers and more! All materials will be provided. Space is limited. Pre registaration is required.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, October 30, 2014
3:30 a.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
10 a.m.OPEN LAB THURSDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople
11 a.m.Workforce1 Job Recruitment + Online Application Help!
Meet with a Workforce1 recruiter to help you find a job! Positions are available in retail, health care and food services, among others. Qualified candidates will be scheduled to meet with the employer. Workforce1 recruiter will assist with online job applications! Please bring three copies of your resume, a photo ID, and dress in professional interview attire.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Adults
4 p.m.Homework Club
Children age 5-12. Do you need help with homework? Not sure how to write a paragraph or essay? Looking for online resources? Trouble with math? We can help! Come join the Homework Club!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, October 31, 2014
10 a.m.OPEN LAB FRIDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. No Open Lab on October 10, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
1 p.m.Flashback Fridays and Board Games!
Come watch some movies from the 80s & 90s and then stay to play board games!!!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
2 p.m.Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading music, videos, images and more! Including streaming and sharing.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
3:30 p.m.Board Games
It's Friday! Enjoy traditional board games with your friends and family. ! Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Sorry, Candy Land....
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
4 p.m.OPEN LAB FRIDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. No Open Lab on October 10, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, November 1, 2014
10 a.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on October 8th & 15th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
2 p.m.Meditation: Discover Peace Within
This 3-session workshop series is designed to help you: • Learn simple, powerful meditation techniques in an open and friendly group setting • Reduce stress, improve focus and cultivate positive attitudes • Build and maintain a daily meditation practice. These classes will be taught by experienced instructors who have given classes in Staten Island, metro NY and Philadelphia for more than 30 years. Presented as a community service by the Sri Chinmoy Centre. All Public Library Programs ar…
St. George Library CenterAdults
2 p.m.OPEN LAB SATURDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Trouble downloading books to your reader? Creating a resume? Bring your technology/digital document/digital device questions and get one-on-one assistance -- or use lab computers for learning. Note: Lab Closed for Lunch Hour 1 pm - 2pm. Lab reserved for class in a.m. on October 8th & 15th . Open Lab follows from 12p - 1pm; continuing 2-4:45pm.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, November 3, 2014
10 a.m.Windows 8 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 8. Topics covered include upgrading to Windows 8.1, the Charms bar, and how to get the Start button back. Workshop will begin at 10:00 a.m. Computers and tablets are provided but you can bring your own too. NOTE: Monday computer classes now begin at 10 am, not 11 am.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
10 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes and simple picturebook stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our email list at the Children's Information desk. There are two sessions: Session 1 from 10 am - 11am, and Session 2 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Please choose only one session for the day to attend!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Teen Gaming
Come have some friendly competition with your friends. Choose between our Playstation, Xbox, or good old fashion board games.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m.Programs in a Box- Music Makers and Story Shakers
Programs-in-a-box brings you another FREE workshop series designed for kids ages 6-10! Children will make a musical instrument from a different part of the world and play along while listening to a great story. Major support for after-school programming is provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment for Children's and Young Adult Programs and Services; the E.H.A. Foundation Endowment for Literacy Programming; and The Pinkerton Foundation, with additional support from the Estate o…
St. George Library CenterChildren
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
10:30 a.m.OPEN LAB WEDNESDAYS
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Want to learn how to search and download NYPL e-books? Never touched a computer? This is the time and place for you to get ahead with 21st century technology! Bring your technology questions and/or your wireless enabled device and get one-on-one assistance, discover online tutorials, hone your skills, exceed the limits of your imagination!
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
3:30 p.m.Web Wednesdays
We are all online. Come share what you found online and learn about some new tools too!
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m.Job 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…
St. George Library CenterAdults
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