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Sat, November 18
@ 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
Sat, November 18
@ 12 noon
The Equity Library Theater Presents: "Be Calm, Camilla"
“Be Calm Camilla” is an airy, witty, romantic fairy tale of Broadway; at the Booth Theatre in 1918, this witty, whimsical comedy by Claire Kummer ran for months. It is smart, snappy, and up-to-date. This adroit, epigrammatic writer knows Broadway life to its core. Her humorous fancy finds wide swing in the droll story of the artless Wisconsin girl who went to the big cynical city to challenge fame and fortune as a pianist. "Be Calm” is Camilla's motto, whether in a dismal little side street h…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Children,
Teachers
Tue, November 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
Canceled
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, November 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
Wikipedia Editing Basics!
Have you ever been interested in exploring the world of Wikipedia editing, but you didn't know where to begin? Come join our one-hour workshop that will get you started on all the fundamentals you need to know to get you ready to contribute to the Wikipedia community :)
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
NYPL Supporters,
Teachers,
Early Childhood Educators,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults,
Teachers
Wed, November 22
@ 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, November 22
@ 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday's Films
Planes, Trains and Automobiles Staring Steve Martin and John Candy. Easily excitable Neal Page is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his wife and kids, his flight is rerouted to a distant city in Kansas because of a freak snowstorm, and his sanity begins to fray. Worse yet, he is forced to bunk up with talkative Del Griffith, whom he finds extremely annoying. Together they must overcome the insanity of holiday travel to reach their intended…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults
Wed, November 22
@ 3 p.m.
Clay Creations
Join us for a fun afternoon making clay creations. Craft your favorite animals, characters, or anything else you can imagine! For children aged 3 to 5 accompanied by caregiver. All supplies will be provided.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, November 24
@ 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, November 24
@ 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, November 25
@ 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, November 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word: there’s a universal expectation that we all understand how to use it. And yet, as we have all experienced, it is not always the most intuitive program! If you’ve ever felt frustrated trying to get your document to cooperate with you in Word, then our workshop on the last Monday of each month is a great place to come and learn the ropes. Explore fonts, margins, spacing, columns and tables, inserting shapes or images, printing, and so much more. First-come-first-served for laptop…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, November 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Canceled
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, November 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Essentials for Job Seekers: Networking, Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviewing
Looking for a job? Come to the Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library for a welcoming, non-intimidating environment in which to learn the ins and outs of the job-seeking process. Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, and uncover your "hidden network." Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a cover letter that will land you the interview! Along the way you will learn inside tips from a certified Talent Acquisition Strategist on where to find job postings and wh…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thu, November 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
Thu, November 30
@ 4 p.m.
Canceled
Teen Board Games
We GUARANTEE that you will learn to play cool and unusual games that you have NEVER played before! Don't believe us? Come in on a Thursday and see for yourself!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, December 1
@ 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, December 1
@ 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, December 2
@ 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, December 4
@ 5:30 p.m.
Beginners’ Crochet Class (Monthly First Tuesdays)
[This is a continuation of the summer crochet series at Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, with a change to the day of the week and frequency of meetings.] 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” at our once-a-month crochet club, meeting the first Tuesday of the month from 5:30-6:30pm. Please acquire and bring…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, December 5
@ 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, December 6
@ 11 a.m.
Typing Club!
Do you ever find typing on a keyboard frustrating? Are you still using the “hunt and peck” method of one finger per letter at a time? Join our Typing Club, which meets the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 11AM for one hour, and learn how to “touch-type,” getting your speed and efficiency up and making fewer errors, all without having to look at your hands while you type! Meet new people, and have fun while you’re at it. Ages 18-110! No registration required. All NYPL programs are fr…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Wed, December 6
@ 1:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Do you have thoughts about teen programs at the library? Would you like to make it a better space for teens? Come to Teen Advisory, meet other teens, and share your ideas!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, December 7
@ 11:30 a.m.
Essentials for Job Seekers: Networking, Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviewing
Looking for a job? Come to the Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library for a welcoming, non-intimidating environment in which to learn the ins and outs of the job-seeking process. Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, and uncover your "hidden network." Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a cover letter that will land you the interview! Along the way you will learn inside tips from a certified Talent Acquisition Strategist on where to find job postings and wh…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thu, December 7
@ 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, December 7
@ 11:30 a.m.
The Music, Bubble, and Comedy Show: Winter Wonderland
​The Music, Bubble And Comedy Show: Winter Wonderland! is a snowy, musical experience for children and families. The show engages children with comedy, songs, bubbles, music technology and children’s stories which foster literacy, storytelling and a lifelong love of your local library! The show is crafted to be inclusive for all children and a great time for parents and caregivers. Each song in the 45-minute show is accompanied by hands-on, visual and sensory experiences designed to help kids le…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 8
@ 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, December 8
@ 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, December 9
@ 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, December 12
@ 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, December 12
@ 4 p.m.
Make it Happen!
A workshop that provides career preparation for teens/young adults pursuing their first time job and preparing for college interviews. Through interactive activities the program is fun and informative and explains all areas of job searching ranging from cover letters to appropriate dress attire. For ages 13 - 18 years old. Presented by Sheree Elder
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, December 13
@ 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, December 13
@ 3 p.m.
Make Your Own Tote Bag
Stop by the library to design your very own tote bag, perfect for carrying all of your library books! All supplies will be provided. For children ages 5 to 12.
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, December 14
@ 11:30 a.m.
Essentials for Job Seekers: Networking, Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviewing
Looking for a job? Come to the Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library for a welcoming, non-intimidating environment in which to learn the ins and outs of the job-seeking process. Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, and uncover your "hidden network." Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a cover letter that will land you the interview! Along the way you will learn inside tips from a certified Talent Acquisition Strategist on where to find job postings and wh…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library, Alvin Ailey Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Thu, December 14
@ 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, December 14
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Board Games
We GUARANTEE that you will learn to play cool and unusual games that you have NEVER played before! Don't believe us? Come in on a Thursday and see for yourself!
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, December 15
@ 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, December 15
@ 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, December 15
@ 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
Sat, December 16
@ 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, December 19
@ 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
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