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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
The St. Agnes Book Discussion Group: Invisible man by Ellison, Ralph
​ ST. Agnes Book Discussion Group Meeting on the last Monday of the Month at 4:30 PM 2015 Sept.28- The house of Mirth by Wharton, Edith Oct. 26- Lila by robinson, Marilyn Nov. 30- The Warden by Trollope, Anthony Dec. 28- The Woman Upstairs by Messud, Claire 2016 Jan. 25- The Crossing to Safety by Stenger, Wallace Feb. 29- Go tell it on the Mountain by Baldwin, James Mar.28- A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson Apr. 25- Being Mortal by Ga…
St. Agnes LibraryBook Lovers
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Build Your Financial Future
Financial Planning: Building Your Financial Future At a time when the personal debt level and economic inequality are at record highs in our nation’s history, many people are unsure who to turn to and trust for guidance. With intimidating investing terms, hidden fees and product sales—and so many financial professionals out there—it can be very overwhelming to know where to start. While there are areas of overlap and synergy among financial professionals, there are also important distinctions…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Today
@ 4:45 p.m.
Scrabble Enthusiasts Club with Ellen
Welcome to all levels and new players. Instruction available. Practice from 4:15 - 5PM 2 Types of Scrabble: Cooperative: (Friendly, help each other) Competitive: (Out to Win) Prizes for winners!
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Lounge @ George Bruce
Every Monday and Wednesday teens take over the George Bruce basement. Play Yu-Gi-Oh, craft, bring down a laptop, grab some snacks, grab your friends and just chill out! Use the time to relax, unwind, and get to know new and old friends! Have ideas for what you want to do at the library? Share them with us at Teen Time! Library staff is always welcome to ideas and suggestions, big and small, so let us know what you wish the library could offer, and it just might happen! Save the dates: Wednesd…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Ciao! Beginner Italian Course
Open to Adults 16+ Registration required per semester Mondays orTuesdays at 5:00pm-6:30pm
67th Street LibraryAdults,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Adult Tech Time
Need more time to finish a job application? Need to work on a resume? Ask for more information at the service desk.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Movie
Teen Movie Night Sit back and relax while watching a new release or classic blockbuster movie on the big screen in our very own theatre.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 5:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab - Individualized Help with Technology
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start an online job search? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Hands on help using the computers in the CRW lab. Computers are provided but if you have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone, you are welcome and encouraged to bring that too.
Seward Park Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Oomph, Olivia, and Our Gal Judy: Summer Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. June 6: 8 Women (2002; 111 mins.) Dir: François Ozon. One murdered man, eight women, each seeming to be more eager than the others to know the truth. Gimme, gimme, gimme some clues to make up my mind. And eventually enter the truth. Oh, thou cruel woman! French with English Subtitles. Starring Fanny Ardant, Emmanuelle Béart. June 13: Swimming Pool (2003; 102…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Game Night
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills and challenge your friends to our Wii games and/or the Xbox One games. Take part in our tournaments!
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Author @ the Library
Because of Eva: A Jewish Genealogical Journey, with Susan J. Gordon, author of "Wedding Days: When and How Great Marriages Began" and many magazine and newspaper articles.
This illustrated lecture describes the author's journey to Eastern Europe and Israel to solve mysteries in her family’s past by delving into World War II and Holocaust history. Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by the Library for all purposes.
Mid-Manhattan LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Book Club: 5 to 1
Join us as we discuss Holly Bodger's, 5 to 1.
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
Warm Your Heart Project
Get involved with the Warm Your Heart Project, which creates scarves for the homeless and underserved of New York City. The goal is to have 500 scarves to distribute to the needy by October 2015. Help us reach this goal! Not a knitter or crocheter? No problem! It’s easy to pick up, and there are other knitters and crocheters willing to instruct you at the meet-up. Materials will be available to work with, but if you have some needles and yarn of your own, please feel free to bring some al…
Mariners Harbor LibraryAdults
Today
@ 7 p.m.
Open Mic
Join The Ottendorfer Branch for our free 'Open Mic'. 6:30 Sign up, 7:00 Start Time. If you arrive after 7:00, please ring bell for entry.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 8 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading, streaming, and converting music, videos, images and more! This class covers various services, software, and techniques for getting the most out of your favorite media. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Today
@ 10:15 p.m.
Stay Well Exercise
The New York Public Library and the Department for the Aging are jointly sponsoring weekly stay well exercise classes for older adults, please join us.
Kips Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:45 p.m.
Read Aloud
Join us for stories and a craft. For children ages 3-8.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren
Today
@ 11:30 p.m.
Community Book Cart
Come browse our community book cart, feel free to take a few to read, and share. Consider donating your gently used books to share with friendly neighborhood book lovers.
Morris Park LibraryBook Lovers
Tue, August 30
@ 9 a.m.
The Metrocard Bus
Take care of all your Metrocard business, including applying for or refiling a Reduced -Fare card.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab - Computer Basics
Need basic computer skills? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Facebook? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tompkins Square Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Series: Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share documents online using Google's cloud storage and web app platform.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Mac Computers for Beginners
Learn the basics of using a Mac computer in this hands-on class. Topics include: using the dock, searching files, Mac-only applications, and much more. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Adult Open Lab
Adults are welcome to use one of the branch laptops from 10am-12pm. Open lab allows adults to use Microsoft programs, web browsers and much more!
West Farms Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
NYCitizenship
Apply for U.S. citizenship today. Free legal and financial help. Attend an information session: August 11 - 3:30pm @ Mid-Manhattan Library (445 5th Ave., NYC) Augsut 19 - 4:30pm @ Bronx Library Center (310 E. Kingsbridge Rd., Bronx) August 29 - 5pm @ Inwood Library (4790 Broadway, NYC) Free one-on-one help. Meet with an attorney to help you with your Naturalization application. Meet with a financial counselor to achieve your goals.
Mott Haven Library, Community Room
Riker's Island
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Computer Class
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some assistance. Learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
MS 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.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Computer Class
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some assistance. Learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need extra time on computer to search and apply for jobs or to reformat your resume? Come and use designated Laptops for extra computer time. Tuesdays 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Thursdays 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Toddler Coloring Color
Your favorite cartoon and superhero characters are waiting for you!!! Show your artistic self every morning at the kids coloring corner.
Clason's Point LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Aguilar LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Intro to Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. "How do I turn the computer on?" "How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and freinds?" Every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Charge Up!!
Need to charge up your device? Sign-up for two hours and get some power. 4 person total every two hours.
Clason's Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Computer Class
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some assistance. Learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Wee Little Ones Story Time
Introduce your baby to books! This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. This story time includes board books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the auditorium and will be directly followed by the Baby Space story time.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, August 30
@ 10 a.m.
Tech connect one-on-one
Assit with computer and software issues, questions. Printing, emails, web searches, handheld devices, downloading ebooks, files, mp3, cloud drive, etc
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Tue, August 30
@ 10:15 a.m.
Baby Lap Sit for Pre-Walkers
Babies from birth to 18 months old (Pre-Walkers) and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood. Programs are first come, first served and limited to 15 children and their caregivers. Please note: There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is limited.
Yorkville Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
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