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TimeEventLocationAudience
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
10 a.m.Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop
Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library CenterAdults
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
Thursday, November 6, 2014
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! Note: Library Closed on Thanksgiving (Thursday November 27, 2014 )
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, simple craft activity and snack packed in one hour! For children 2 year-olds (from around 20 months to 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 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)
3:30 p.m.Family Movie Time
Family Movie time at the St. George Library Come and watch a screening of the newly released DVD : Planes: Fire & Rescue
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, November 7, 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 November 14, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
1:30 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.EMAIL FOR BEGINNERS
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
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 November 14, 2014
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Saturday, November 8, 2014
10 a.m.POWERPOINT 2010 for BEGINNERS
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
12 noonOPEN 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 10, 2014
10 a.m.Android Basics
Learn the basics of using an Android tablet. Topics covered include installign apps, multitouch gestures, and customizing your home screens with widgets and app shortcuts. 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 11, 2014
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)
Wednesday, November 12, 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.Wildlife at the Library
Animals in the library? Join Andrew Simmons and his traveling zoo as he introduces you to pythons, alligators, eagles, and owls. You may meet a lion, a tiger, or a bear! Oh my! Presented by Andrew Simmons. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, November 13, 2014
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! Note: Library Closed on Thanksgiving (Thursday November 27, 2014 )
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
Businesspeople
10:30 a.m.Pre-school Time
Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3 and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance -space limited.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
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)
Friday, November 14, 2014
1:30 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.ADVANCED INTERNET SEARCHING
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
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
Saturday, November 15, 2014
10 a.m.ADVANCED MS POWERPOINT 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m.Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop
Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library CenterAdults
12 noonOPEN 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
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