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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, May 24
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Take practice exams for a variety of tests at many levels, from grade school through post graduate. LSAT, TASC, SAT tests, amongst many others proliferate in this database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, May 24
@ 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, May 25
@ 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, May 25
@ 4 p.m.
Wooden Airplane 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
Fri, May 26
@ 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
Mon, May 29
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
(CEIS) Job Seekers - Emerging Adults Workshops: Life Mapping: Identifying My Career Direction - Session I
Let the (CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services Team help you with defining your career path, building a competitive resume, and understanding employer expectations such as: Effective Communication • Interpersonal • Critical Thinking • Self-Awareness and Confidence • Assertiveness • Organizational Skills • Goal Setting and Planning • Team Work • Develop Tools For Problem- solving in both, Personal and Public Situations. PLEASE NOTE: ALL WORKSHOPS TAKE PLACE AT THE BRONX LIBRARY CEN…
Bronx Library Center, Career, Education and Information ServicesAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, May 30
@ 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
Wed, May 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Book Discussion: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Join us for a discussion of Americanah (winner of One Book, One New York). "Ifemelu and Obinze are young and in love when they depart military-ruled Nigeria for the West. Beautiful, self-assured Ifemelu heads for America, where despite her academic success, she is forced to grapple with what it means to be black for the first time. Quiet, thoughtful Obinze had hoped to join her, but with post-9/11 America closed to him, he instead plunges into a dangerous, undocumented life in Lo…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Wed, May 31
@ 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, June 1
@ 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, June 1
@ 6 p.m.
All About Computers
Intermediate Photoshop: Green-Screening and Effects
Learn how to set up a photo shoot and green-screen, then how to manipulate your images to create exciting composite shots in Photoshop. Then, learn to change the lighting using Photoshop’s lighting effects.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, June 2
@ 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, June 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
Author@the Library presents Romance Writers - Rebecca Brooks, LaQuette, Leslie DJ and Lena Hart
Kickoff Adult Summer Reading - Build a better world with love and Romance. Join us for a Panel Discussion by four sizzling Romance Writers from the Bronx, Manhattan and Brooklyn. He’ll bring her to her knees. Bartender Mackenzie Ellinsworth has always gone it alone. So when she has a chance to open her own bar and restaurant, she’s got a plan for how it should go. Not in that plan: a ripped and rugged playboy stepping in to take over. Mack doesn’t do players, and she doesn’t do…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sun, June 4
@ 1 p.m.
SimplyE: Downloading eBooks
Learn how to download ebooks using our awesome new app onto your iphone or other device.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Sun, June 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Practice a variety of tests on this wonderful database, from the LSAT to SAT to GRE to TASC. It improves test scores to practice first and it's free!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, June 5
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
(CEIS) Job Seekers - Emerging Adults Workshops: The Importance of A Resume- Session II
Let the (CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services Team help you with defining your career path, building a competitive resume, and understanding employer expectations such as: Effective Communication • Interpersonal • Critical Thinking • Self-Awareness and Confidence • Assertiveness • Organizational Skills • Goal Setting and Planning • Team Work • Develop Tools For Problem- solving in both, Personal and Public Situations. PLEASE NOTE: ALL WORKSHOPS TAKE PLACE AT THE BRONX LIBRARY CE…
Bronx Library Center, Career, Education and Information ServicesAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, June 5
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel for Beginners
This is a class for anyone who is new to Excel and would like to get started using the world's most popular spreadsheet application. Topics covered will include: Using and Understanding the Excel Interface, Data Entry, Selecting and Formatting Cells, Basic Formulas and Functions, and Inserting Charts. Skills Required: Must be able to use a mouse and keyboard Must be able to open programs and folders on a windows computer
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Mon, June 5
@ 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, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
All About Computers
Advanced Photoshop: Compositing Techniques
Take your Photoshop skills to the next level with Layer Styles, Layer Comps, Advanced Text Tools, and Alternate Transform modes. 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
Wed, June 7
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Practice a variety of tests on this wonderful database, from the LSAT to SAT to GRE to TASC. It improves test scores to practice first and it's free!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Thu, June 8
@ 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, June 8
@ 6 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 start
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, June 9
@ 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, June 10
@ 2:30 p.m.
Concert: Let's Do It - songs by Cole Porter
Please join us for an afternoon of music featuring songs by American Lyricist and Composer Cole Porter and performed by Bronx Vocalist Glendalys Sosa, accompanied by John Austria on piano and Joe Sherman on saxophone.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Mon, June 12
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
(CEIS) Job Seekers - Emerging Adults Workshops: Developing Workplace Skills - Session III
Let the (CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services Team help you with defining your career path, building a competitive resume, and understanding employer expectations such as: Effective Communication • Interpersonal • Critical Thinking • Self-Awareness and Confidence • Assertiveness • Organizational Skills • Goal Setting and Planning • Team Work • Develop Tools For Problem- solving in both, Personal and Public Situations. PLEASE NOTE: ALL WORKSHOPS TAKE PLACE AT THE BRONX LIBRARY CEN…
Bronx Library Center, Career, Education and Information ServicesAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, June 12
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate Excel
This class continues to build on Excel for Beginners to give students a solid foundation in Excel. Topics include: Absolute vs Relative Cell References, Errors, Freeze Panes, Conditional Formatting, Printing Spreadsheets, Filter, Sort, Remove Duplicates, and Autofill Skills Required: Be able to use a mouse and keyboard Open files and folders Enter Data Select and format cells Write a basic formula and function Copy and Paste
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Mon, June 12
@ 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, June 13
@ 6 p.m.
All About Computers
Intermediate Illustrator : Shape and Text Design
Learn more advanced methods of modifying shapes, create new kinds of fills with Gradients, Meshes, and Patterns, and explore Illustrator's powerful text tools. 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
Wed, June 14
@ 2 p.m.
Introducciendo a SimplyE
SimplyE es la aplicación de lectura electrónica gratuita de la Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York que facilita más que nunca el uso de libros electrónicos.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, June 14
@ 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, June 15
@ 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, June 15
@ 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, June 16
@ 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, June 17
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
The Ribbles Build a Residence
A Summer Reading Program The ABCs: architecture, building, and construction. Soon after their lovely insect nuptials Mr. and Mrs. Ribble are expecting a baby Ribblet, and they need a new home for their family! Mr. Ribble wants to go big with a four-grasshopper garage, but Mrs. Ribble convinces him to build a dream home that is more environmentally and neighborhood friendly. By playing interactive games and discovering basic building techniques the audience will help draw a ground plan while Thi…
Bronx Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, June 17
@ 2:30 p.m.
The Music of Stevie Wonder performed by Cody Childs & The Ladies of Soul
The Music of Stevie Wonder: Cody Childs & The Ladies of Soul perform a tribute to the music of Pop/Soul legend Stevie Wonder. This tribute includes highlights on the singer's career as well as a performance of Stevie Wonder classics such as "You Are The Sunshine of My Life", "Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)", "My Cherie Amour", "I Wish", "For Once in My Life", "Boogie on Reggae Woman", "All I Do", "Love's in Need of Love Today", "I Was Made to Love Her", "That Girl" and many more
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sun, June 18
@ 1 p.m.
SimplyE: Downloading eBooks
Learn how to download ebooks using our awesome new app onto your iphone or other device.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Sun, June 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Practice a variety of tests on this wonderful database, from the LSAT to SAT to GRE to TASC. It improves test scores to practice first and it's free!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, June 19
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
CEIS) Job Seekers - Emerging Adults Workshops: Preparing For The Job You Want - Session IV
Let the (CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services Team help you with defining your career path, building a competitive resume, and understanding employer expectations such as: Effective Communication • Interpersonal • Critical Thinking • Self-Awareness and Confidence • Assertiveness • Organizational Skills • Goal Setting and Planning • Team Work • Develop Tools For Problem- solving in both, Personal and Public Situations. PLEASE NOTE: ALL WORKSHOPS TAKE PLACE AT THE BRONX LIBRARY CEN…
Bronx Library Center, Career, Education and Information ServicesAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, June 19
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Fuctions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Mon, June 19
@ 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
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