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Today
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Lynda.com
Use these very useful webinars to learn how to accomplish a variety of tasks, from building a website to making a tool to learning job search skills on this database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 2
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Children ages 3-5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, March 2
@ 4 p.m.
Handprint Duck Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 2
@ 4:30 p.m.
College Essay Writing Workshop
Thinking about college? What makes your application stand out? How should you handle essays, recommendations and extracurriculars? Work with an ex-Princeton Regional Director of Admissions and a Harvard Ed Ph.D. They’ll share their expertise and you’ll be on your way. Presented by Carla Sinz and Caroline Moore. For ages 15 and older.
Bronx Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, March 3
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, March 3
@ 4 p.m.
Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sat, March 4
@ 12 noon
College Planning and Financial Aid
College Planning and Financial Aid College is expensive but with proper planning, it can be affordable. In this workshop you will learn: The importance of the FAFSA form and what it means to families. How to appeal to the school of your choice to receive more free money (grants and scholarships) What steps to take if you have lost employment or are or have divorced What the new tax laws mean to your family (Hope Credit, Lifetime Learning Credit, etc.) How a PRIVATE SCHOOL can cost less t…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Sat, March 4
@ 2:30 p.m.
Reelabilities 2017 Film Festival - How Sweet The Sound: The Blind Boys of Alabama
HOW SWEET THE SOUND: THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA Dir. Leslie McCleave 89 min, USA, Documentary Legendary gospel quartet The Blind Boys of Alabama has an amazing career—since meeting at a state-run, segregated vocational institute for the blind in the 1930s, they have toured continuously, amassing five Grammy Awards and universal acclaim. They soared through the golden era of gospel in the 1950s, experienced difficult times when rock ’n’ roll took over, and resurged with the Broadway hit Gospe…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Mon, March 6
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. Get a basic introduction to Photoshop's tools, layers, and adjustments as you work through two example projects. Patrons will not be admitted more than 10 minutes after class starts.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, March 6
@ 4 p.m.
Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 15 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tue, March 7
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 8
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google:Law Help
Find low-cost and free legal assistance from this valuable web site.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 8
@ 4 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 9
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Children ages 3-5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, March 9
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Thu, March 9
@ 4 p.m.
Baby Chick and Nest Craft Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 9
@ 6 p.m.
All About Computers
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. Get a basic introduction to Photoshop's tools, layers, and adjustments as you work through two example projects. Patrons will not be admitted more than 10 minutes after class starts.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, March 10
@ 4 p.m.
Game DayBronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sat, March 11
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Family and Me
Parents with children are invited to participate in reading aloud and crafts. For ages 3 to 5. Pre-registration required. Limited to 25 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, March 11
@ 2:30 p.m.
Chamber Music Concert by the Award-winning Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music
Please join us for a Chamber Music Concert by the Celia Cruz High School of Music. The concert will feature the Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Music ensembles performing works by by JS Bach, JC Bach, Wagner and more.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sun, March 12
@ 1 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Take multiple practice exams in this database, from the LSAT to TASC to GRE. It even has exams for kids K-12.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Sun, March 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Lynda.com
Learn through webinars how to build websites, learn a trade, job search skills or a myriad of other things in this intriguing database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, March 13
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Intermediate Photoshop: Brushes and Digital Painting
Learn to use Photoshop’s powerful brush tools to create painting effects and digital art that range from the subtle to the chaotic. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 18.0px; font: 16.0px Arial; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} Patrons will not be admitted more than 10 minutes after class starts.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, March 13
@ 4 p.m.
Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 15 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tue, March 14
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Computadora Basica
¿Estás interesado en la funciones básicas de la computadora? ¿El teclado, el uso del ratón, la terminología básica de la computadora?
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 15
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Mango Languages
Learn many languages from this database, from Hindi to Irish to English for speakers of other languages. It also has auditory and pronunciation components.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 15
@ 4 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 16
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Children ages 3-5 can enjoy picture books with the librarian.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, March 16
@ 4 p.m.
Shape Bird Making
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Limited to 30 children. Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 16
@ 6 p.m.
All About Computers
3D Printing Mini Workshop
This workshop will cover the basics of 3-D printing, giving you the information you need to get started in this exciting new technology—no personal printer required. We will cover information on the tools, software, and services that make up the 3-D printing ecosystem and use an easy-to-learn application to customize a 3-D printed product. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 18.0px; font: 16.0px Arial; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} Patrons will…
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, March 17
@ 4 p.m.
Game Day
Play a variety of board games at the Library. For ages 5 to 12 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sat, March 18
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby and Me
Parents with babies are invited to participate in singing, rhymes, and reading aloud. Limited to 15 babies. For ages 9 to 18 months. Pre-registration is required
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sat, March 18
@ 6 p.m.
Art and the River: A Special Keynote Presentation with Gail Nathan
Bronx River Arts Center (BRAC) Executive Director Gail Nathan will give this keynote presentation on her work with BRAC, a culturally diverse, multi-arts, non-profit organization that provides a forum for community, artists, and youth to transform creativity into vision. BRAC’s various programs cultivate leadership in an urban environment and stewardship of the Bronx’s most important natural resource—the Bronx River. Bronx Writers Center Director Charlie Vazquez will conduct an interview and Q&a…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Mon, March 20
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Adobe Illustrator for Beginners
Learn the basics of Adobe's vector graphic creation program and how to create exciting digital art for print, video, and web p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 18.0px; font: 16.0px Arial; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} Patrons will not be admitted more than 10 minutes after class starts.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, March 20
@ 4 p.m.
Game On @ Bronx Library Center
Play Wii, PS3, and Xbox games at the library. For ages 7 to 12 years old. Pre-registration is required. Limited to 15 children.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Tue, March 21
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Correo Electronico para Principiantes
Aprenda cómo funciona el correo electrónico, suscribirse a una cuenta de correo electrónico gratuito, y aprender sobre el envío, respuesta y reenvío de mensajes.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 22
@ 10:30 a.m.
Book Discussion: The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli
Please join us for a discussion of the book The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli. Highway is a late-in-life world traveler, yarn spinner, collector, and legendary auctioneer. His most precious possessions are the teeth of the "notorious infamous" like Plato, Petrarch, and Virginia Woolf. Written in collaboration with the workers at a Jumex juice factory, Teeth is an elegant, witty, exhilarating romp through the industrial suburbs of Mexico City and Luiselli's own literary influences.
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Wed, March 22
@ 2 p.m.
Internet Para Principiantes
Aprende la computadora en este clase. Uso el Internet.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, March 22
@ 4 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
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