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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, October 23
@ 3 p.m.
VR Lab
Join us at the Kingsbridge Library for our VR (Virtual Reality) LAB. Try out this new immersive technology with a selection of games, tools, and educational materials. Ages 13 and up. **This program is funded through The New York Public Library's Innovation Project, which is made possible by a generous grant from the Charles H. Revson Foundation.**
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 23
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for children 5 to 12 yrs..old
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 23
@ 6 p.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Internet Para Principiantes
Una introducción a la Internet, incluyendo conseguir conectado, el uso de un navegador web, y la navegación por las páginas web. Aprende a encontrar información en línea utilizando motores de búsqueda y directorios temáticos.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 1 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Digital Media Basics
Learn all about downloading, streaming, and converting music, video, images, and more! This class covers various services, software, and techniques for getting the most out of your favorite media. Space is limited, registration is required. Register by phone or in person one week before the class (October 17).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
LEGO Pre-Robotics
In this course, students will get hands-on experience learning about gears, motors, and energy while building LEGO® projects! Students will build creativity and develop problem-solving skills while learning concepts in engineering and robotics. Best for K – 2nd graders. Limit to 12 students only. Presented by RoboFun
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
Back-to-School Open House
Get a new start at the Library this school year! This fall, we’re hosting back-to-school events in every branch! Learn about all the great educational resources available at your neighborhood library- from millions of books to program, computer access, online resources, and more- all for FREE. PLUS! Questions about your library card? Have books you need to return? We can help you! FEATURED PROGRAM LEGO Pre-Robotics for children and LEGO Creative Carnival for teens.
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event at the Kingsbridge Library, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funh…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for toddlers 18 to 36m months for parent/caregiver.
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
Digitizing Family Memories
Join us for a three-week workshop in October to learn how to preserve your family photos and memorabilia. Over the course of the workshop you'll learn how to both scan and edit any items brought with you! You'll also learn how to create a digital scrapbook that you can keep after the workshop has ended. It is preferred that paricipants attend all five sessions. Registration is required to please be sure to call or stop by the branch for details. **This program is funded through the New York Pu…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Wed, October 25
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LearnXDesign
Select branches of The New York Public Library present programs featuring science and engineering activities and projects inspired by the New York Hall of Science’s LearnXDesign website! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited.
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 10 a.m.
Writing Circle
Join us for a writing circle every Thursday. The group is focused on autobiographical writing, but all genres are welcome. Writing sessions consist of a short stream-of-consciousness writing activity, then sharing and discussion of work produced from that activity or of work brought from home. Space is limited. If you are interested in joining the group, please speak with the Adult Librarian.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Thu, October 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and puppets for birth to 18 months for parents /caregivers
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 4 p.m.
Pajama Night with Literacy Inc. (LINC)
Read Aloud, Craft, and Light Refreshments for children 4 to 11 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 4 p.m.
Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 27
@ 10 a.m.
Next Chapter
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free and fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 27
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
A library program for preschoolers 3-5 years old and their caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books, action songs, and related activities. Open to children ages 3 - 5
Kingsbridge LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 27
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Let your voice be heard in the Kingsbridge Library's Teen Advisory Group! TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 4-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join. So … why should YOU become a TAG member? * Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library. * Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order. * Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year. * Review books, movies, and more for the Stuff For the Te…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, October 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Sat, October 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Join us for an hour of coloring and crafts! All materials will be supplied.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Mon, October 30
@ 3 p.m.
VR Lab
Join us at the Kingsbridge Library for our VR (Virtual Reality) LAB. Try out this new immersive technology with a selection of games, tools, and educational materials. Ages 13 and up. **This program is funded through The New York Public Library's Innovation Project, which is made possible by a generous grant from the Charles H. Revson Foundation.**
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 30
@ 4 p.m.
Halloween Crafts
Crafts for children 5 to 12 yrs.old
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 6 p.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Supervised Open Lab - Tiempo de Máquina Supervisado
¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Curiosidad acerca de Twitter? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtenga asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Supervised Open Lab - Tiempo de Máquina Supervisado
¿Tiene problemas con su correo electrónico? No sabe cómo cortar y pegar? Curiosidad acerca de Twitter? Traiga sus preguntas de la tecnología y obtenga asistencia de uno-a-uno!
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 31
@ 1 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab with Appointments
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered in 20 minute appointments from 1 PM to 3 PM. Space is limited, registration is required. Register by phone or in person one week before the class (October 24).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, October 31
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event at the Kingsbridge Library, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funh…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 1
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays and puppets for 18 to 36 months for parent and caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, November 2
@ 10 a.m.
Writing Circle
Join us for a writing circle every Thursday. The group is focused on autobiographical writing, but all genres are welcome. Writing sessions consist of a short stream-of-consciousness writing activity, then sharing and discussion of work produced from that activity or of work brought from home. Space is limited. If you are interested in joining the group, please speak with the Adult Librarian.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Thu, November 2
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime
Stories, songs, fingerplays and puppets for birth to 18 months for parent/caregiver
Kingsbridge LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, November 2
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Seguridad y Mantenimiento de Computadoras (Espanol)
Aprenda como proteger su computadora de viruses y como realizar mantenimiento regular, para mantener su equipo performando de manera correcta.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Thu, November 2
@ 4 p.m.
Game On @ Kingsbridge for Teens
Come have some fun playing Xbox and Xbox Kinect games at the Kingsbridge Library! For ages 12-18
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, November 3
@ 10 a.m.
Next Chapter
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free and fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, November 3
@ 1 p.m.
We Need to talk: Completing your living will and healthcare proxy
You know you have to do it sometime! Maybe you’ve been putting it off because you’ve thought it was too uncomfortable to confront. Joining this workshop will be the impetus to putting your thoughts down on paper so you can then go on to live your life and sleep a little easier. Ideas presented will help you make the choices that are right for you! Share ideas on how to discuss these issues with your family. Offered by Katherine Schwarz, MS, MPH, a Public Health Educator
Kingsbridge Library50+,
Adults
Fri, November 3
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Let your voice be heard in the Kingsbridge Library's Teen Advisory Group! TAG meetings will be held on Friday afternoons from 4-5 pm. If you are a 7th -12th grade student, you are eligible to join. So … why should YOU become a TAG member? * Brainstorm with other teens about how to improve your library. * Have a say in what books, music, etc. that you’d like us to order. * Help choose the free programs we’ll offer in the coming year. * Review books, movies, and more for the Stuff For the Te…
Kingsbridge LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, November 4
@ 10:30 a.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Sat, November 4
@ 1 p.m.
Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale
Read Aloud with The Rotary Club of Riverdale for parent/caregiver and child
Kingsbridge LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, November 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
Join us for an hour of coloring and crafts! All materials will be supplied.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Mon, November 6
@ 11 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
(CEIS) Kingsbridge Library Employer Pop-Up Recruitment Event
(CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services is pleased to announce our Pop-Up Recruitment Events, a fast, simple approach for employers to identify, screen and review credentials, as well as select potential employees for their organizations. Please join us, and meet with Recruiters who are screening candidates for: Retail - Manufacturing - Warehouse Associates - Construction Flaggers - Restaurant Workers - Airport Cabin Cleaners - Health Care Professionals - Baggage Handlers Wheelc…
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, November 6
@ 6 p.m.
Sahaja Meditation
Feel the energy within. Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. If you’re having trouble juggling the challenges in your life, Sahaja Meditation can help you manage stress, master your emotions and find solutions to your problems. You’ll enjoy better health, better focus, and a deeper understanding of the universe and your place in it.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
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