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26 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 12:30 p.m.
Self-Publishing 101: Questions Answered
Have you written a book and decided to self-publish and have questions about the self-publishing process? Then come down to New Amsterdam Library and get your questions answered.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Word - Mail Merge and Mailing Labels
Learn how to use Mail Merge in MS Word 2010 to create labels, envelops, documents.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood. Please note: Space is limited. Before each session, tickets are distributed to the first 30 adults beginning at 10 and 11 a.m.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, September 27
@ 11:30 a.m.
Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood. Please note: Space is limited. Before each session, tickets are distributed to the first 30 adults beginning at 10 and 11 a.m.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Tummy Time
Specialized floor time for babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. We will engage in simple lapsit and finger play exercises and sing songs and rhymes to help babies strengthen coordination and development through fun activities.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 11 a.m.
Leggo my Legos — Block Time
Children are invited to sink their little hands in to piles of blocks. Also, bring a toy car and drive around our tiny town we have on the floor. Join us as children learn to sharpen and develop their interpersonal skills through play.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 3 p.m.
Scene-It @ the Library - Feature Films
Join us on Wednesdays for viewings of incredible feature films! ** Movie titles will be post shortly ** September 7, 2016 Title: September 14, 2016 Title: September 21,2016 Title: September 28, 2016 Title: August 31, 2016 Title: **Please note that running times may vary and titles may be subject to change.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, September 28
@ 5:15 p.m.
The Book Club at the Library- A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
A book club for adults and young adults who enjoy reading and discussing all types of books. This month we will be reading A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith. Adults and Young Adults are welcome to attend!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, September 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood. Please note: Space is limited. Before each session, tickets are distributed to the first 30 adults beginning at 10 and 11 a.m.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
Story Time
Children and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other children in the neighborhood. Please note: Space is limited. Before each session, tickets are distributed to the first 30 adults beginning at 10 and 11 a.m.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 1 p.m.
A Moment of Zen: Meditation Group
Scientific studies show that just 10 minutes of meditation a day relieves stress and improves your health and well-being. Take time out of your busy schedule to come to the New Amsterdam library to learn meditation and find inner peace. Once a month we will teach, practice and discuss meditation. No prior experience necessary -- just bring an open mind!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Thu, September 29
@ 3 p.m.
Open Lab
Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Laptops will be provided.
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Thu, September 29
@ 4 p.m.
Lego at the Library
Kids and Teens are invited to design, create and build unique creations during the Lego Free Build. All Lego blocks are provided, just bring your imagination!
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 12 noon
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and 15 minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program uses different activities to assist people with understanding the i…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, September 30
@ 10:45 p.m.
Who's the King? Chess @ New Amsterdam
Adults and teens, beginners and masters, come to the New Amsterdam Library to play chess, checkers and scrabble and see who we crown The King. Join us every Friday from 2-4pm!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults,
50+,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Tue, October 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel 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.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 7
@ 12 noon
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and fifteen minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program utilizes different activities to assist people with understand…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, October 11
@ 3:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel – Formulas and Functions
Expand your knowledge of simple formulas and functions in MS Excel.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 14
@ 12 noon
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and fifteen minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program utilizes different activities to assist people with understand…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel – “Creating a Budget”
Learn the basics of Excel and how to create a budget.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 20
@ 1 p.m.
A Moment of Zen: Meditation Group
Scientific studies show that just 10 minutes of meditation a day relieves stress and improves your health and well-being. Take time out of your busy schedule to come to the New Amsterdam library to learn meditation and find inner peace. Once a month we will teach, practice and discuss meditation. No prior experience necessary -- just bring an open mind!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Fri, October 21
@ 5 p.m.
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and fifteen minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program utilizes different activities to assist people with understand…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, October 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Bunny Magic Show
Pete and Chris Amusements performs a magic show complete with a real live bunny! Best for children ages 2 and older.
New Amsterdam LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Excel – “Conditional Formatting and Pivot Tables”
Learn about Conditional Formatting and Pivot Tables in MS Excel.
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 27
@ 1 p.m.
A Moment of Zen: Meditation Group
Scientific studies show that just 10 minutes of meditation a day relieves stress and improves your health and well-being. Take time out of your busy schedule to come to the New Amsterdam library to learn meditation and find inner peace. Once a month we will teach, practice and discuss meditation. No prior experience necessary -- just bring an open mind!
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
Fri, October 28
@ 12 noon
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and fifteen minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program utilizes different activities to assist people with understand…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults

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