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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Resume Workshop
•Having issues with your resume? •Unsure of how to format? •Need a second pair of eyes to proof read it? Bring your resume on a usb drive or in your email and we’ll fix it up together! Space is limited, sign up today at the adult information desk! ***Make appointments with Erin for a 1-on-1 resume workshop anytime or drop in on Wednesdays at 11.***
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Braille Study Group (Wednesdays)
Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Wednesdays, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Join staff, peers and volunteers who can help you with your braille study plan and assignments and recommend strategies for taking your braille proficiency to the next level. Braille games and activities will help you put your skills into practice. This study group welcomes blind and sighted learners alike. If you’re not sure how to begin learning braille, we can help. To register: 212-621-0627 or chanceyfleet@nypl.org.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Circuits Circus
Join us for a special two hour event that will introduce and empower young creators interested in a hands-on STEAM learning experience using LittleBits and Makey Makey. Beginners welcome! Ages 8 - 14
Westchester Square LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Circuits Circus
Join us for a special two hour event that will introduce and empower young creators interested in a hands-on STEAM learning experience using LittleBits and Makey Makey. Beginners welcome! Ages 8 - 14
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Teen Hang Time
Are you a teen looking for somewhere to hang? Come chill in a teen-only space at the library where you can play games, watch a movie, use a laptop, get homework help, or just chat with friends.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays*, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 24th through April 15th. *(No Monday hours in January) To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary document…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Café
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse the Internet. Ages 12 - 18.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Relax with your friends, use laptops, read, play games, or study. It’s up to you! Teens can bring snacks.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
D.I.Y. Wednesdays
February 1-Teen Coloring February 8-Bracelet February 15-D.I.Y Sugar Scrub February 22-Fun With Lanyard All Materials are provided
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Volunteer time at your local library!!!! Suggest materials to order and create cool displays.
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Arts and Crafts
Join us for arts and crafts activities @ George Bruce Library. Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers and paints. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery.
George Bruce LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Come hang out with your friends in a cool, casual environment. Listen to the radio & chat with your friends. Use laptops to do your homework, watch videos, play games, & more!
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Teen Silkscreen
Join us as we cut out paper stencils and use a basic screen printing technique to decorate tee shirts. Materials will be provided. Limit to 10. For ages 13-18.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Financial Literacy
Are you interested in learning more about topics like Savings, Banking, Credit Cards and Financing Higher Education? Join us for our Financial Literacy Program! This program is an engaging, online resource that uses video, animations and interactive activities to bring complex financial concepts to life. Students who successfully complete the course will earn a certification in financial literacy, which can be a powerful tool for job, college and internship applications. This program will tak…
Columbus LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Yu-Gi-Oh No You Didn't
Are you the card wizard? Think you've got what it takes to unlock the mystery of the perfect deck? Come in and challenge your friends to a Yu Gi Oh duel to see who is the master of the monsters! For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Board Games
Board Gaming at West Farms Library where Teens can enjoy playing UNO, Sorry, Chess, Checkers, Monopoly, and more!!
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Minecraft Lab
Can’t get enough Minecraft? Join us for an hour of Minecraft fun. We mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Mosholu Library, Adult/Young Adult Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Lab
Come relax, Sit back, kick up your feet and read from your choice of magazines. Catch up with “what’s new”, the latest trends, celebrity gossip, or with “what’s going on in the world”, in our collection of magazines. Got Facebook, Twitter, email, or just plain want to use a computer? Well, we have those too! NEED A BREAK, THINGS TO DO, RELAXATION LOCATION!
Allerton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Lounge
Looking for extra computer time? Need homework help? Like snacks? Relax with your friends, play games, or study-- it's up to you! Stop by Teen Lounge, every Wednesday afternoon in the Community Room.
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
.sixty img{ width: 60%; height: auto; } Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Tabletop for Teens
Every other Wednesday afternoon, players will compete in tabletop games from Monopoly to Munchkin. Players are welcome and encouraged to bring in their own games for the afternoon. Come solo and join a game or bring friends and play together.
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Poof! Life in a Vacuum
In our newest program, students learn just how important the earth’s atmosphere is and why astronauts need to wear those big, heavy space suits. Using a bell jar and vacuum pump, Museum educators will mimic the vacuum of space, right in your own school, library or community center. Your students will first predict, then discover what happens to various objects when they are exposed to a vacuum and then make the extension to how the human body would react to the vacuum of space. Presented by Intr…
Yorkville LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
DJ Workshop for Beginners
An introduction to DJing using Serato software with a DJ controller. Presented by Carol C. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Adult Coloring
Coloring isn't just for kids anymore! Use this as an opportunity to spend a quiet moment putting color to paper. We use all kinds of materials - watercolors, oil pastels, and more.
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen and Tween Sewing Workshop
Ages 8-17 Registration Required.
Great Kills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Trivia
Compete against your friends to see who knows the most random facts and can solve the most brainy puzzles.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! We also have board games you can play with or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Movie at Melrose Library: Bourne
Jason Bourne is again being hunted by the CIA. It begins when Nicky Parson a former CIA operative who helped Bourne who then went under and now works with a man who's a whistle blower and is out to expose the CIA's black ops.
Melrose LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teens <3 Gaming: WiiU vs PS4
What will win in the battle for most played system? Only you can decide!
Stapleton Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Wednesday Break Time
Take a moment during your busy week to slow down and relax. Each week teens get a chance to recharge with different activities so they can finish the week out strong. Each week will feature a different activity.
Washington Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Get extra time on a laptop or get help with homework, job or school applications, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Video Game Design
Come and learn how to develop video games in this four week introduction to programming series using Stencyl. For teens ages 12-18.
53rd Street Library, Teen ZoneTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Crafternoons: Fabulous February
It's the Crafternoon Series: Fabulous February Come join us for our series of Arts and Crafts activities held in the afternoon. We have some fun crafts to entertain you ! This Month We will be featuring activities based on: Lunar New Year Lanterns Arron Douglas Romare Bearden Perler Beads Sam Gilliam Alma Thomas Meta Fuller *This is a free program for teens 12-18 and all materials will be provided.*
Seward Park LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
TEEN LOUNGE
VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS & CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE… Different things to do, Every week, something new… Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Image: art by Dayanna, original drawing: ink on paper, 12/7/16
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board
Teens, earn your community hours! Every Wednesday at 4:30pm at Riverdale Library! Come make a difference in the library while earning your community hours! Help us write book reviews, create zines, make a branch video, shelve material, and beta-test tween programs! We’ll be trying out new crafts, experimenting with video-editing programs, making zines for the first time, and carrying out whatever ideas you bring to the table!
Riverdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Movie Wednesdays
Teens, join us in the teen room every Wednesday for a movie hand picked by you. Movie starts at 4:30 p.m.
West New Brighton LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Board GamesTremont LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Club
Play Yu-Gi-Oh! card game here at the library! Bring your deck and show off your skills. Ages 10 and up.
Bloomingdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Game On @ Hamilton Grange
Wii, PS3 - 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.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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