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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, March 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 12:30 p.m.
Senior Wii @115th
Senior Wii w/ New York City Food Bank(116th) A good way to get exercise! Whether you are looking to be active, challenge your brain or spend quality time with friends--Senior Wii is the way to go! 12:30pm-1:30pm- Alvin Ailey Auditorium This program is a partnership with the Senior Center of the New York City Food Bank(116th)
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Board Games (New and Improved!)
Do you like to play games? Do you have a healthy competitive spirit? We are rolling out a new Board Games Series for teens at 115th Street Library and we want YOU to come and join us for it! We will be meeting two Tuesdays a month at 4 pm, and we will be trying out new and interesting games that you don't come across every day!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 29
@ 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, use a laptop, get homework help, or just chat with friends.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 3 p.m.
SAT Study Time
If you're planning on taking the SAT or ACT, now is the time to start studying! Come in to get a lesson in test-taking strategy, bring in questions, ask for tips, or check out a study guide!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 1
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 5
@ 4 p.m.
Making Comics 101
A rundown on today's comics industry and what you need to get a comic book made. Basic character design, themes, targeting audiences, genres, scripting, writing, drawing, inking and printing will be touched upon as the students create their own premise and story 'bible' (a document full of ideas, the story pitch, and character model sheets used to promote their idea). Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 6
@ 5:30 p.m.
Beginners’ Crochet Class
Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet, but just didn’t know where to begin? Maybe you worry that it’s too late to start. We’re here to let you know that is not the case! Grab a crochet hook and we’ll “hook you up.” Harry Belafonte 115th Street Branch is hosting a 3-month series introducing basic crochet to absolute beginners, from ages 18 to 118! The first session will introduce the classic single crochet and double crochet stitches. The first project will be a crocheted bookmark ad…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, April 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 7
@ 11:30 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Sat, April 8
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, April 11
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 12
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Thu, April 13
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 13
@ 4 p.m.
LittleBits
Come and create your own inventions using LittleBits™. LittleBits™ empowers kids to build, prototype, and invent with easy-to-use magnetic blocks that snap together to make simple circuits. All materials will be provided. Ages 8-12.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 13
@ 5:30 p.m.
Beginners’ Crochet Class
Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet, but just didn’t know where to begin? Maybe you worry that it’s too late to start. We’re here to let you know that is not the case! Grab a crochet hook and we’ll “hook you up.” Harry Belafonte 115th Street Branch is hosting a 3-month series introducing basic crochet to absolute beginners, from ages 18 to 118! The first session will introduce the classic single crochet and double crochet stitches. The first project will be a crocheted bookmark ad…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, April 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 14
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Sat, April 15
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, April 17
@ 2 p.m.
African Immigrant Heritage Day
As part of Immigrant Heritage Week, join the Harry Belafonte 115th Street Branch for an afternoon celebration of African immigrants. The event will include: 2:00 PM Tour of the Library, including information on how to get a Library card 2:15 PM Film screening of Queen of Katwe (Disney, 2016, rated PG), the story of a young Ugandan girl who sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess 4:15 PM 30-minute community discussion of topics relevant to the c…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children
Tue, April 18
@ 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday's Matinee Film
Southside with You The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.-imdb.com Staring: Tika Sumpter and Park Sawyers 2016 - 1hr 24min
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Tue, April 18
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 19
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it all together. This will be a 4-part series on April 19th and 26th, and May 3rd and 10th.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 19
@ 5:30 p.m.
HARLEM HEIGHTS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community Room Come and Join the Harlem Heights Book Discussion Group! Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - God Help the Child by Toni Morrison
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Thu, April 20
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 20
@ 5:30 p.m.
Beginners’ Crochet Class
Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet, but just didn’t know where to begin? Maybe you worry that it’s too late to start. We’re here to let you know that is not the case! Grab a crochet hook and we’ll “hook you up.” Harry Belafonte 115th Street Branch is hosting a 3-month series introducing basic crochet to absolute beginners, from ages 18 to 118! The first session will introduce the classic single crochet and double crochet stitches. The first project will be a crocheted bookmark ad…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, April 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Come to our story circle to share old and new tales. For ages 2.5. - 5.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
eLibrary/SimplyE Hour
eLibrary/SimplyE Hour Learn how to use Overdrive and check out library ebooks on your computer, Kindle, Nook and iPad. For a hands on experience, please bring your laptop and eReading devices.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults
Fri, April 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Sat, April 22
@ 11 a.m.
Kids' Coloring Club
Join us for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, April 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, April 26
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it all together. This will be a 4-part series on April 19th and 26th, and May 3rd and 10th.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Fun Time for Little Folks
Songs and stories for the very young, with adult caregiver. For ages 0 - 3.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
Beginners’ Crochet Class
Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet, but just didn’t know where to begin? Maybe you worry that it’s too late to start. We’re here to let you know that is not the case! Grab a crochet hook and we’ll “hook you up.” Harry Belafonte 115th Street Branch is hosting a 3-month series introducing basic crochet to absolute beginners, from ages 18 to 118! The first session will introduce the classic single crochet and double crochet stitches. The first project will be a crocheted bookmark ad…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
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