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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Mango Languages
Learn many different languages, such as Hindi, Irish, Italian, and English for speakers of other languages through this database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Today
@ 1 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
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Press Reader
Read newspapers and magazines from across the globe in a multitude of different languages through this database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop
Parents and caregivers, come learn about fun, easy ways to encourage literacy at home! Through these workshops you will learn how to develop your child pre-literacy skills to help prepare them to become successful readers at an early age!
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomParents/Caregivers
Mon, March 27
@ 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
Mon, March 27
@ 5 p.m.
Tertulia Literaria Book Discussion in SpanishBronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Wed, March 29
@ 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 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 4 p.m.
Paper Plate Bird Craft
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 30
@ 6 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Photoshop and Illustrator Open Lab (THIS IS NOT A CLASS, FOR PRACTICING)
Took a Photoshop or Illustrator class and need to practice? Need some help cleaning up an old photo? Bring your Photoshop or Illustrator questions and get individualized assistance in the open lab!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Thu, March 30
@ 7 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Photoshop and Illustrator Open Lab (THIS IS NOT A CLASS, FOR PRACTICING)
Took a Photoshop or Illustrator class and need to practice? Need some help cleaning up an old photo? Bring your Photoshop or Illustrator questions and get individualized assistance in the open lab!
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Fri, March 31
@ 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, April 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
Classics You Can Count On by the Bronx Symphony Strings Quartet & Friends
The Bronx Symphony String Quartet & friends plays 6 pieces -- a solo, a duet, a trio, a quartet, a quintet, and a sextet. Composers include Bach, Beethoven, Haydn, Mozart, and Brahms.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Tue, April 4
@ 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, April 5
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Press Reader
Search many newspapers and magazines from a variety of countries in many languages in easy-to-read format.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, April 5
@ 6 p.m.
Jazz @ the Library with the Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music
Details to follow.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Thu, April 6
@ 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
Thu, April 6
@ 6 p.m.
Somos Distintas y Pensamos Diferente We are Diverse & We Think DifferentlyBronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Fri, April 7
@ 6 p.m.
Wilderness and the Bronx: A Poetry Workshop with BRIO Winner Alison Koffler-Wise
We tend to think of the Bronx as an urban landscape, but with Pelham Bay Park, Bronx Park, the Botanical Garden and many other open spaces, the Bronx is a place where the natural world flourishes, sometimes unnoticed. In this poetry workshop, through a series of nested writing activities, we’ll explore the details of the natural world as we observe them, and write a poem in celebration of the wilderness that exists both outside and inside of us. This workshop is sponsored by the Bronx Council…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Fri, April 7
@ 6 p.m.
Crónica, Palabra y Poesía Tercer Encuentro, 2017 by Yarisa Colon
Bronx Library Center Latino & Puerto Rican Cultural Center Puerto Rican Heritage Gallery Invites you to Crónica, Palabra y Poesía Tercer Encuentro, 2017 Third Encounter in Spanish Friday April 7, 2017 6:00 to 8:00pm A group of Caribbean and Latin American poets from New York will gather in The Bronx to celebrate the liberating power of written word, particularly when is shared in collectivity. We hope that a gathering of such curious, insightful voices will not only enrich our…
Bronx Library Center, Latino and Puerto Rican Cultural CollectionAdults
Sat, April 8
@ 12 noon
Marketing 101
Marketing 101 Learn how to understand your customer's needs! The essence of marketing strategy is to understand your customers’ needs and develop a plan that meets those needs. You will learn: What is the role of marketing in your business How to develop a sound marketing strategy How to identify your target audience What is the importance of establishing an online presence To RSVP https://goo.gl/gPXSY8 For more information, visit nyc.gov/nycbusiness
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Mon, April 10
@ 12 noon
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ALC Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Spring 2017
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 35 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english BRONX LIBRARY CENTER 310 East Kingsbridge Road Bronx, NY 10458 Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12 PM OR 3 PM OR 6 PM Space is limited to 200 per session For…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Mon, April 10
@ 3 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ALC Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Spring 2017
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 35 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english BRONX LIBRARY CENTER 310 East Kingsbridge Road Bronx, NY 10458 Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12 PM OR 3 PM OR 6 PM Space is limited to 200 per session For…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Mon, April 10
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ALC Program Free English Classes New Student Information Session - Bronx Library Center - Spring 2017
Information Sessions for students interested in taking free English classes during the spring: Daytime/evening/weekend classes are located in over 35 libraries throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island. You must attend an Information Session to register for classes. For more information check online at: www.nypl.org/english BRONX LIBRARY CENTER 310 East Kingsbridge Road Bronx, NY 10458 Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12 PM OR 3 PM OR 6 PM Space is limited to 200 per session For…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 11
@ 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
Wed, April 12
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Bookflix
View fiction and nonfiction ebooks for kids from pre-K to grade 3 in this amazing database. Kids can clip on an icon to get to the next page, and audio is also available so that the readers can hear the story being read to them.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Thu, April 13
@ 4 p.m.
Slam Poetry 101
Experience the power of spoken word and slam poetry with some of Urban Word NYC's hottest writers. Step your bars up - write, perform, and let your voice be heard! Presented by Bobby Gonzalez. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Bronx Library Center, Teen CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, April 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
NYCitizenship Information Session
Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Information Sessions Are you ready to apply for Citizenship? Come to an information session with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out. Learn about the benefits of becoming a citizen and receiving financial counseling. La información estará disponible en inglés y español. No registration required. NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided by the New York Legal Assistance Group through a city-wide partnership with the NYC…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, April 18
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, April 19
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Press Reader
View newspapers from a variety of countries in many languages and also magazines on this easy-to-read format. There exists a plethora of choices in this wonderful database.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 2 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: Flipster
Search hundreds of popular magazines in this awesome database. The content is varied and interesting.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 6 p.m.
Jazz @ the Library with the Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music
Details to follow.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Thu, April 27
@ 5 p.m.
A screening of the documentary: Fordham SDS
Please join us for a screening of the documentary Fordham SDS followed by a discussion with Director Bert Schultz and a few members of Fordham SDS, featured in the documentary. Bert Schultz graduated from Fordham University in 1970 and was a member of the Fordham Students for a Democratic Society. Notes from Director Bert Schultz The 1960s on college campuses are usually portrayed in movies and documentaries as an idyll of peace and love, punctuated by antiwar mad bombers from Ivy League scho…
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sat, April 29
@ 10 a.m.
Feria de Recursos para Proveedoras de Cuidado Infantil
Atención Proveedor(a) de Cuidado Infantil: Usted está cordialmente invitado a participar en nuestro primer día de recurso del proveedor de cuidado infantil • Este evento será presentado en español solamente • Adquiera información y recursos para su negocio de cuidado infantil • Nuevas regulaciones del Departamento de Salud • Obtenga información sobre becas y asistencia de EIP y programas de alimentación CACFP • Habrá una rifa con premios como entrenamientos gratis, materiales educativos y mucho…
Bronx Library CenterAdults
Sat, May 6
@ 12 noon
The Bronx Book Fair
A Great Day for Book Lovers in the Bronx. The Bronx Book Fair is dedicated to engaging and growing the community of poets and writers in the Bronx and to connecting to readers and book lovers of all ages. 11:00-7:00 Authors Signings Browse books from over 25 authors/publishers in the Bronx Library Center’s spacious lower level. AUDITORIUM 12:00-12:10 Welcome/Opening Remarks (Auditorium) Michael Alvarez, Associate Director for the Central Bronx Neighborhood Libraries at The New York Pu…
Bronx Library CenterAdults,
Families
Sat, May 13
@ 11 a.m.
Rapunzel:an original musical composed by Penny Prince with a script collaboratively written by the cast
LEHMAN COLLEGE MUSIC DEPARTMENT PRESENTS Rapunzel : an original musical composed by Penny Prince with a script collaboratively written by the cast. Admission is free but reservation is required. FOR RESERVATIONS, AGES 5+ please call 718-960-7796 or email penny.prince@lehman.cuny.edu
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sat, May 13
@ 2:30 p.m.
Rapunzel:an original musical composed by Penny Prince with a script collaboratively written by the cast
LEHMAN COLLEGE MUSIC DEPARTMENT PRESENTS Rapunzel : an original musical composed by Penny Prince with a script collaboratively written by the cast. Admission is free but reservation is required. FOR RESERVATIONS, AGES 5+ please call 718-960-7796 or email penny.prince@lehman.cuny.edu
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
Sat, May 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
Sonido Costeño Trio in Concert
Sonido Costeño is a modern day New York City Latin band. Their creative fusion of Latin music with other world music is enticing and the high energy in which they transmit it, transforms their audiences into dance hall performances.
Bronx Library Center, Auditorium Adults
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
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
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