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38 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Entrepreneur's Express- Open Lab
Small Business and entrepreneus can walk- in to get help with websites, e-commerce, etc.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hellish for all the slaves but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood - where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Matters do not go as planned and, though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being hunted. In Whitehead's ingenious conc…
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Craft for Teens
Looking for cool arts and crafts ideas for teens, kids, and anyone who loves creative art projects? Making your own artwork is a favorite DIY for teens for a reason, you can make cool room decor tailored to your style, you can learn new crafting skills, and you get to express yourself with color, paint, glue, string, and tons of other cool art and craft supplies.
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 5:45 p.m.
Sales & Discounts with Groupon
Create your first marketing campaign. Topics include - pros and cons of using daily deal sites, such as Groupon and Goldstar. A list of free or low-cost software apps will be provided.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Fri, February 24
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Finding a Job Online
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes. Prerequisites: Internet 1
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, February 25
@ 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movie: Race
This drama based on true events focuses on legendary black athlete Jesse Owens (Stephan James) and his inspiring journey to overcome racism at home and abroad, culminating in his triumphant track-and-field performance at the 1936 Berlin Olympics under the tutelage of gruff Ohio State coach Larry Snyder (Jason Sudeikis). At the same time, Owens also contends with a rivalry with German competitor Carl "Luz" Long (David Kross), while Olympic committee members Jeremiah Mahoney (William Hurt) and Ave…
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Sat, February 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, February 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Children's Story Time
Come join us after school as our staff will read you stories that will take you on adventurous journeys.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 4 p.m.
Children's Story Time Craft
Arts and Craft for children of all ages.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, February 27
@ 4 p.m.
Arts and Craft for Adults
Easy crafts for adults are a fun way to relieve stress and rediscover your creative spark. These easy art projects for adults are sure to fit your personal style and skill set.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Tue, February 28
@ 10:45 a.m.
Arts and Craft for Preschoolers
Crafts for preschoolers, ages 3-5 years old.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, February 28
@ 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Stories and activities for pre-schoolers ages 3- 5 years old.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, February 28
@ 4 p.m.
Chess
Want to learn how to play chess? Want to compete with other teens? Come join us and become a champion!
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 2
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, March 3
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Facebook: Connecting with Family & Friends for the 50+
Learn about connecting with family and friends using Facebook. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners and an active email account
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 7
@ 1 p.m.
Art for a Lifetime
Over the course of the 8-session program, adults will develop new skills in painting and drawing. They will learn how to use Acrylic paint to create amazing masterpieces inspired by natures' wonders. Two of the eight sessions will deal with creating your own Sumi-E artwork piece which is an Ink wash painting originated in East Asia. Art Instructor: Rosalba Henao
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 9
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 9
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the Eastchester library.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 10
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
I Need a Doctor: Health Info online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 11
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 14
@ 1 p.m.
Art for a Lifetime
Over the course of the 8-session program, adults will develop new skills in painting and drawing. They will learn how to use Acrylic paint to create amazing masterpieces inspired by natures' wonders. Two of the eight sessions will deal with creating your own Sumi-E artwork piece which is an Ink wash painting originated in East Asia. Art Instructor: Rosalba Henao
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 16
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 16
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the Eastchester library.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 17
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Shopping Online
Want to take advantage of online bargains? This class covers various online services and best practices to shop smart and shop safe. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginngers and an active email account
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 21
@ 1 p.m.
Art for a Lifetime
Over the course of the 8-session program, adults will develop new skills in painting and drawing. They will learn how to use Acrylic paint to create amazing masterpieces inspired by natures' wonders. Two of the eight sessions will deal with creating your own Sumi-E artwork piece which is an Ink wash painting originated in East Asia. Art Instructor: Rosalba Henao
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 23
@ 11 a.m.
Crocheting and Knitting Meet Up
​ Do you like to crochet? Do you like to knit ? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick –up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your own supplies—Yarn, Crochet hooks and Knitting Needles. Location : 1st Floor All Public Library Programs are free of Charge.
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 23
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the Eastchester library.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 24
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Navigating NYC 311 Website
Learn how the NYC 311 website can save you time. In this class we explore commonly used services including filing a noise complaint, paying tickets and other tools. Prerequisites: None
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, March 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 1 p.m.
Art for a Lifetime
Over the course of the 8-session program, adults will develop new skills in painting and drawing. They will learn how to use Acrylic paint to create amazing masterpieces inspired by natures' wonders. Two of the eight sessions will deal with creating your own Sumi-E artwork piece which is an Ink wash painting originated in East Asia. Art Instructor: Rosalba Henao
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, March 29
@ 4 p.m.
Manga Workshop
Focusing on Japanese and American style comics, the students learn the history and nuts and bolts of this very popular form of comics, and make connections to their own experiences and cultures as they create their own characters for their own comics. They pick a genre, a target audience and a theme, and first create CHIBIs (childlike characters with large heads and little bodies) ... then move on to designing themselves as a Manga star! This is usually followed by a short Quiz contest where the…
Eastchester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 11 a.m.
Book Discussion: Americanah
From the award-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun, a dazzling new novel: a story of love and race centered around a young man and woman from Nigeria who face difficult choices and challenges in the countries they come to call home. As teenagers in a Lagos secondary school, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love. Their Nigeria is under military dictatorship, and people are leaving the country if they can. Ifemelu—beautiful, self-assured—departs for America to study. She suffers defeats and triump…
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, March 30
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 children, so please register in advance at the Eastchester library.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 a.m.
Adult Coloring Club
Curiously, adult coloring books recently hit the New York Times Best-Seller List. No batteries, messages, or wires. Get in-touch with your inner minimalist, and color your way to calm. Trendy, relaxing, and definitively old-school. All supplies provided. Saturdays at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, March 31
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Email for Beginners for the 50+
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners
Eastchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, April 7
@ 2 p.m.
Information Session on Citizenship and Immigration
Information Sessions on Citizenship and Immigration. This program is presented by a Community Relations Officer of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. You will get answers regarding permanent residency, the process towards citizenship and more. - What do I need to become a US citizen? What is the process? - How can I prepare for the test? USCIS can show you online study materials and resources in both English and other languages Find resources in the library itself in ou…
Eastchester LibraryAdults

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