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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, June 26
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 27
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Toddlers from walking age to 36 months and their caregivers can join us for lively stories, fingerplays, and action songs, and have a good time building early literacy skills with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Tickets will be handed out - space is limited to 15 toddlers and their caregivers. Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited. Please consider wearing your little one in a carrier.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, June 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Toddlers from walking age to 36 months and their caregivers can join us for lively stories, fingerplays, and action songs, and have a good time building early literacy skills with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Tickets will be handed out - space is limited to 15 toddlers and their caregivers. Please note: Programs take place on the second floor. There is no elevator available, and stroller parking is VERY limited. Please consider wearing your little one in a carrier.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, June 28
@ 1:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to early walking age (0-18 months) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, learn how to give your child a great foundation for a lifetime of reading, and meet other babies and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment. Wednesday's program will be repeated Thursday, so please choose one session to attend. We want…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, June 28
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 28
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 29
@ 1:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Babies from birth to early walking age (0-18 months) and their caregivers can join us for gentle books, songs, rhymes, and movement to nurture early literacy and learning skills. Enjoy singing, reading, and bouncing with your little one, learn how to give your child a great foundation for a lifetime of reading, and meet other babies and families in the neighborhood in a warm and friendly environment. Wednesday's program will be repeated Thursday, so please choose one session to attend. We want…
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, June 30
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 30
@ 2 p.m.
Film: Me Before You
Sometimes love takes you where you never expect to go. Louisa Lou lives calmly in the English countryside. Her normally cheery outlook is put to the test when she faces her newest career challenge: as caregiver to a wheelchair bound patient. Starring Emila Clarke & Sam Clafin. Directed by Thea Sharrock. Color. 2016. Approx. 110 mins.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 7
@ 2 p.m.
The Fighting 69th
To help mark America’s 100th anniversary of entry into WW1 The Fighting 69th pays homage. James Cagney plays a feisty private in the famous 69th Regiment New York National Guard. Here he meets among others the famed Father Duffy the brave regimental chaplain whose stature stands today in Times Square. It’s an inspiring story with vivid characters and fine acting. Directed by William Keighley. Starring James Cagney. 1940. B&. 100 mins.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 10
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 10
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 12
@ 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading
Macaroni!
A Summer Reading Program In this high energy, full band, summer celebration, children are excited to play air guitar, jump high, party under the parachute, shake it loud, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden, do the Macaroni dance, and enjoy a special visit from a puppet named “Moochachka” the Monkey. Little ones are thrilled to see Meredith LeVande in person after watching her in-between PBS Kids shows. Best for ages 3 and older. Presented by Monkey Monkey Music
58th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 12
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 12
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS 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 and print previewing worksheets.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 12
@ 5:30 p.m.
Book Discussion at the 58th Street Library
Join us on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at 5:30 PM, as we discuss the book WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR by Paul Kalanithi.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Fri, July 14
@ 2 p.m.
Film: Belle de Jour
In perhaps one of her most controversial film roles porcelain perfect Catherine Denuve leads a double life. At night she is a loving wife to her middle class husband, but during the day she explores the life of a prostitute in a Parisian bordello. Shocking for its time the film still delivers. Directed by Luis Bunuel. Starring Catherine Deneuve. Color. 1967. 100 mins.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 17
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 17
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, and headers and footers.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 19
@ 10:30 a.m.
Summer Reading
Turtles, Frogs, Snakes and Toads
A Summer Reading Program Do snakes lay eggs? Where do toads live? How can I tell the difference between poisonous and venomous animals? These are questions that can be answered in this engaging, hands-on program. See live animals up close from our assortment of educational animal ambassadors and learn by comparing and contrasting these unique creatures in a fun interactive activity for all. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center. For ages 13-18 years old.
58th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 19
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Internet for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 21
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 21
@ 2 p.m.
Film: Bhowani Junction
Set during the time of the British withdrawal from India in 1947 this film shows the divided loyalties and explosive politics of the time. Celebrated beauty Ava Gardner plays an Anglo-Indian woman who struggles to understand where her true identity lies. Filmed on location in Pakistan this is a scenic masterpiece. Directed by George Cukor. Starring Ava Gardner & Stewart Grainger. 1956. Color. 110 mins.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 24
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 24
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, July 25
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 26
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, July 26
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Access 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a database from scratch using Microsoft Access 2010. Topics include tables, queries, forms, and reports.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 28
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Computer Hardware
Learn about all the different parts of the computer. The prerequisite of this class is Mouse & Keyboarding Basics.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 28
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Publisher 2010 for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 28
@ 2 p.m.
Film: The Meddler
With a new iphone, an apartment near the Grove, and a comfortable bank account left by her late husband, Marnie has successfully relocated from NJ to LA. She wants to support her daughter and try to help her find true love. Unfortunately is this good intent or just meddling? Directed by Lorene Scarfaria. Starring Susan Sarandon. Color. 2016. 105 mins.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, July 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 31
@ 2 p.m.
All About Computers
Open Lab: Free Computer Help
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance while using our computer lab!
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 31
@ 4:30 p.m.
All About Computers
Advanced MS PowerPoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include using transitions and animations.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, August 9
@ 5:30 p.m.
Book Discussion at the 58th Street Library
Join us on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at 5:30 PM, as we discuss the book INFINITE JEST by Foster Wallace.
58th Street Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Mon, August 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Map Your World
A Summer Reading Program Participants will explore mapmaking as a tool for telling their stories and imagining new worlds! We will look at examples of maps in the NYPL's collections, including but not limited to historical maps, fantasy maps, web maps, and artist's maps. Inspired by our research, we will create maps individually and collaboratively using a variety of visual media including drawing, collage, painting, printmaking, and digital imaging. Presented by Community World Project. For a…
58th Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 23
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
African Dancing and Folktales
A Summer Reading Celebration! Audience members become the storytellers in a series of African folktales as our facilitator guides them through an interactive African Dance class. Best for children ages 4 and older. Presented by Urban Stages.
58th Street LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children