Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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1,905 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 PM
Supervised Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter or other computer programs and software? Patrons are welcome to use the lab and get one-on-one assistance!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
This session will take place in person at the Castle Hill Library! Visit and ask us your PC and tech questions! We are available to technology support and answer questions such as connecting to WiFi to your personal device, how to create and access your own personal email account, how to access the virtual cloud, accessing Social Media, and more!
Castle Hill LibraryAdults,

College & Graduate Students,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

Persons with Disabilities,

Persons Without Homes
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
This event is Online Only! Meet with an NYPL staff member virtually via phone or Google Meet to jump-start your job search, get resume support, and obtain the right resources to find the job you desire. Each One-on-One Job Support appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. We're prepared to help you make the most of every opportunity. Our trained NYPL One-on-One Job Support staff can help you: Write and format a b…
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Pasculano Learning CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
Meet in-person with our amazing Career Coaches who can assist you in identifying career potential, skills, interests, and developing a plan to help you achieve your career goals. Each coaching appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. Our professional career coaches can assist you with: Resume critique and feedback Career transition or advancement Clearly defining career goals and developing a plan for success…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
TechConnect
Learn how to create documents, apply good formatting, and to save and share your work using Microsoft Word. Registration is required. Inquire with the circulation desk or contact the branch to sign up. Due to space constraints, registration is limited to 4 people. The class will take place on the third floor of the branch.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
Meet with an NYPL staff member in-person to jump-start your job search, get resume support, and obtain the right resources to find the job you desire. Each One-on-One Job Support appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. We're prepared to help you make the most of every opportunity. Our trained NYPL One-on-One Job Support staff can help you: Write and format a basic resume and cover letter Complete employment app…
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Pasculano Learning CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
This event is Online Only! Meet virtually via Google Meet or phone with our amazing Career Coaches who can assist you in identifying career potential, skills, interests, and developing a plan to help you achieve your career goals. Each coaching appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. Our professional career coaches can assist you with: Resume critique and feedback Career transition or advancement Clearly de…
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Pasculano Learning CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
Meet in-person with our amazing Career Coaches who can assist you in identifying career potential, skills, interests, and developing a plan to help you achieve your career goals. Each coaching appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. Our professional career coaches can assist you with: Resume critique and feedback Career transition or advancement Clearly defining career goals and developing a plan for success…
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Pasculano Learning CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
This event is Online Only! Meet virtually via Google Meet or phone with our amazing Career Coaches who can assist you in identifying career potential, skills, interests, and developing a plan to help you achieve your career goals. Each coaching appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. Our professional career coaches can assist you with: Resume critique and feedback Career transition or advancement Clearly defi…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
This event is Online Only! Meet with an NYPL staff member virtually via phone or Google Meet to jump-start your job search, get resume support, and obtain the right resources to find the job you desire. Each One-on-One Job Support appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. We're prepared to help you make the most of every opportunity. Our trained NYPL One-on-One Job Support staff can help you: Write and format a b…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10 AM
Career Services
This event will take place in person at Bronx Library Center. Meet with an NYPL staff member in-person to jump-start your job search, get resume support, and obtain the right resources to find the job you desire. Each One-on-One Job Support appointment provides unbiased, objective feedback that will be tailored to your job search and individual patron needs. We're prepared to help you make the most of every opportunity. Our trained NYPL One-on-One Job Support staff can help you: Write and…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

College & Graduate Students,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants,

Job Seekers,

NYPL Supporters,

Persons with Disabilities,

Teachers,

College/Graduate School Educators
Mon, August 15
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel. Topics include using formulas and functions, absolute cell references, data sorting and filtering, and conditional formatting.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
Book Discussion Group
This event will take place in person at the Spuyten Duyvil branch. So what are you all reading lately? Join your neighborhood librarians for a chat and share your latest reads. Has a particular book given you comfort in these times? Tell us about it. We're here to listen and share.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
This event will take place in person at the Charleston Library. Grab your friends and join us for an exciting morning of BINGO! You'll have the chance to earn awesome prizes! Refreshments will be provided. Spend your summer at the library! To ensure the health and safety of the public and our staff, all visitors must adhere to NYPL’s health and safety policies. Learn more about our health and safety policies.
Charleston LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will meet online and have the opportunity to practice English by chatting with library staff and other adults from around the world. Meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! The program works best for people who speak some English and want to practice. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will b…
New Dorp Library
Online via Google Meet.
Adults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Van Cortlandt Library. Need extra computer time to work on a resume, send some emails, or practice a newly learned computer skill? Get extra computer time and one-on-one assistance at our open lab.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
This event will take place in person at West Farms Library. Mango Languages Learn over 72 languages! Hello! Hola! Ciao! With over 72 languages to choose from, Mango Languages is the premier language learning service for your patrons to learn from. Earphones are provided!
West Farms LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Morningside Heights Library. Do you want to learn more about the computer? Library staff is available to provide one-on-one instruction on the following topics: Learn to type and use a mouse Internet for Beginners Email for Beginners Windows 10 Basics Microsoft Word 2010 for Beginners Connecting Devices to the Computer Downloading NYPL e-Books Getting the most out of the NYPL catalog The computer sessions are for 45 minutes. Please register…
Morningside Heights Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
Book Discussion Group
This event is ONLINE only. Join the Inwood Library and Hamilton Grange staff to discuss the short story, "A Bruise the Size and Shape of a Door Handle" by Daisy Johnson. Sign up for NYPL Connect to get updates from NYPL and information about our digital resources and services.
Inwood Library
ONLINE
Adults,

Book Lovers
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
This event will take place in person at High Bridge Library Need help getting ready for the HiSET or GED test? NYPL is your plug for the help that you need. Use LearningExpress Library to practice: Language Arts Reading and Writing Social Studies Math Science Every Monday in July at 11 AM.
High Bridge LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
Join the staff in creating your own beaded Bracelet, Earing, or Necklace. Participants need to attend in person to make your own items. All materials will be provided for this program. Space is limited to 15 people. Please be on time. Registration is recommended.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
Do you know a little or alot about chess? This is your chance to sharpen your skills. Players will compete against patrons in either casual or competive games. No Registration Required.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at The Soundview Library. Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11 AM
All About Computers
Scared to navigate a computer? Fear no more! Improve or learn your basics computer skills, from typing and mouse usage to internet browsing. Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance during this open lab time supervised by a library. *Disclaimer: Limited to 6*
Macomb's Bridge LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Job Seekers,

Persons with Disabilities
Mon, August 15
@ 11:15 AM
This event will take place in person at Inwood Library : Este evento se llevará a cabo en persona en Inwood Library Need Help creating an email? Want to know how to download an ebook? Book a 30 minute 1:1 Help Session. ¿Necesita ayuda para crear un correo electrónico? ¿Quiere saber cómo descargar un libro electrónico?Reserve una sesión de ayuda personalizada de 30 minutos llamando a Inwood Library
Inwood LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 11:30 AM
Crafting the Collections
Come to Francis Martin Library to put your creativity to the test with Mixed Media! This event will take place in person at Francis Martin Library. Mixed media describes artwork in which more than one medium or material has been used. We'll be using pen/pencils, paint, markers, paint, thread and beads to make masterpieces (or a mess). Explore the NYPL Digital Collection for inspiration or let your inner artist flourish. Only thing required is your creativity.
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

College & Graduate Students,

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
This program will take place in the branch. Join us for an early day of jewelry making using various types of beads.
Westchester Square LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Have a question for your business projects that requires research? Whether you are looking at starting a business or growing your existing one, doing research is a "mission-critical" part of being in business. The Business Center’s Librarians can help! Our Librarians are available for 30-min video consultations on weekdays between 12-5 PM. The Library’s world-class Thomas Yoseloff Business Center at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) features electronic resources, comprehensive…
Online - Details will be emailed upon registrationAdults,

Businesspeople
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
English for Speakers of Other Languages
NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! We Speak NYC is an Emmy Award-winning TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Speak NYC videos and discussing them with other adults from around th…
New Dorp LibraryAdults,

English Language Learners,

Immigrants
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at Morningside Heights Library. Do you want to learn more about the computer? Library staff is available to provide one-on-one instruction on the following topics: Learn to type and use a mouse Internet for Beginners Email for Beginners Windows 10 Basics Microsoft Word 2010 for Beginners Connecting Devices to the Computer Downloading NYPL e-Books Getting the most out of the NYPL catalog The computer sessions are for 45 minutes. Please register…
Morningside Heights Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
Join Baychester for free coffee and coloring! Everyweek there will be an hour perior where coffee, colored pencils, and beautiful designs will be provided. There will also be some music to listen to while every enjoys their coffee. This event is weekly starting at 12pm ending at 1pm. This event will be outside on the patio. This is an inperson event, masks are not required but highly recommended.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 12 PM
A weekly Bingo class will be heald at Baychester every Monday starting August 1st 2022! Come play alongside other members of the community to win prizes utilize beautiful patios space (weather permitting). Class will start at 12pm and will end roughly aroung 1pm.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
Synopsis : A secret agent is given a single word as his weapon and sent to prevent the onset of World War III. He must travel through time and bend the laws of nature in order to be successful in his mission. Initial release: August 26, 2020 Director: Christopher Nolan Starring: John David Washington; Robert Pattinson; Elizabeth Debicki; Dimple Kapadia; Michael Caine; Kenneth Branagh Music by: Ludwig Göransson Cinematography: Hoyte van Hoytema Distributed by: Warner Bros. Pictures
High Bridge LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
TechConnect
This event will take place in person at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library in the Mac Lab (Room 617).Python has four built-in collections—data structures that can contain multiple instances of more basic data forms. Explore how you can use sets, tuples, lists and dictionaries to store, analyze, and manipulate data in Python.
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL), Pasculano Learning Center
Mac Lab
Adults
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
[This event will be taking place in-person.] Are you interested in knitting, crafting, sketching, or stitching? Perhaps you’re looking for a place to work on your craft but would enjoy the company of others. This is a group that meets at the library to chat, share tips, and maybe even inspire others. Come on over with your craft project and supplies! We’ll provide a space to craft. Attendees are kindly asked to provide their own materials for the craft they want to work on. This location is w…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
TechConnect
On select Tuesdays, we're going back to the tech basics. First Tuesday of the Month: Learning How to Type & Use a Mouse, Second Tuesday of the Month: Creating a Gmail Account & Email Basics Third Tuesday of the Month: Internet Basics. These in-person classes are limited to four (4) participants and registration must be completed online. Registration for each class will begin seven days before the scheduled date of the class.
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
Our August Tech Connect classes are focusing on some of NYPL's databases. The first Monday of the month will feature Mango Languages; the second Monday of the month will feature Brainfuse Job Now; the third Monday of the month will feature Learning Express Library. This is an in-person program, but online registration is required. Registration will open up exactly one week before the class date at 10am and will close the day of the event at 9am. Masks are strongly recommended, but not required…
Grand Concourse LibraryAdults
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
[This event will be taking place in-person.] Are you interested in knitting, crafting, sketching, or stitching? Perhaps you’re looking for a place to work on your craft but would enjoy the company of others. This is a group that meets at the library to chat, share tips, and maybe even inspire others. Come on over with your craft project and supplies! We’ll provide a space to craft. Attendees are kindly asked to provide their own materials for the craft they want to work on. This location is w…
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryAdults,

50+
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
Online
Join us for a virtual book discussion. Have a book you've read recently and want to talk about? Email ahead of time and we'll make sure you have time to share with the group. Just want to listen to some book recommendations? That's great too, we'll share what we've been reading.. This will happen through 'Google Meet'. If you'd like to participate or listen in, register here providing your email address for a link.
OnlineAdults,

Book Lovers,

Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, August 15
@ 1 PM
Online
Please join us for our weekly short story discussion, Mondays at 1pm EST. This week, we are reading Willa Cather's 1916 story, The Diamond Mine. To join this online discussion, please register above with your email address. We'll send you the meeting link before the program begins.
Jefferson Market Library
Online Only
Adults