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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, September 27
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include automating your slideshows, using transitions, adding a soundtrack, and much more.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring
Free coloring sheets for children to have fun coloring!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 27
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do "free writing" exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 2:30 p.m.
Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do "free writing" exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
PRESCHOOL TIME
Enjoy books, finger plays, action ryhmes and a simple craft.For ages 2 1/2 to 5 years and caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring
Free coloring sheets for children to have fun coloring!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
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!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, September 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Café
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse the Internet. Ages 12 - 18.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 28
@ 4 p.m.
PICTURE BOOK TIME / READ ALOUD
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, fingerplays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 11 a.m.
Coloring
Free coloring sheets for children to have fun coloring!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
EARLY LITERACY PROGRAM
In this class caregivers will use the materials provided to work with their child on developing their early literacy skills. For ages 2 to 4 with caregivers. Space is limited please register one week before.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 5 p.m.
COSTUME NIGHT
For ages 3 & up with caregiver. Wear your costume to the library! Enjoy hearing stories and singing songs and coloring.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 10 a.m.
Coloring
Free coloring sheets for children to have fun coloring!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 10:30 a.m.
Baby Rhyme Time
Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies and caregivers in the community. For ages birth to 1 1/2 years.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Toddler Rhyme Time & Toy Time
For ages 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 years and caregiver. Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring books, finger plays, songs, rhymes, followed by unstructured play time. Network with other caregivers and provide social opportunities for your toddler.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 1:30 p.m.
American Mah Jongg
Get together to swap tiles and stories with other patrons from the neighborhood.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Fri, September 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Kids ages 9 - 12, join us after school for a cool craft!
New Dorp LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, October 1
@ 11 a.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING AM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 1
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM SATURDAY
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Sat, October 1
@ 2 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING PM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
How to Haunt a House for Halloween
Learn how to make a "haunted house" based upon Bob Friedhoffer's book in library's collection. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 3
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
TEDDY AND ME TIME
Bring your teddy bear to the library and we will read stories to our teddy bear. Ages 4 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 4
@ 10 a.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. Topics include: entering and editing text, saving files, and various formatting options.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 4
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 4
@ 2:30 p.m.
Writing Workshop with Ellen Aug Lytle
Anyone interested in any type of writing is invited to participate. Each student is required to bring only a pen and pad. We do "free writing" exercises in class. These warm-ups help to loosen all the debris we accumulate, sometimes for decades. Imagination is also coaxed and brought out. This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, October 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING TUESDAYS
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 4
@ 4 p.m.
PRESCHOOL TIME
For ages 2 ½ to 5 years and caregiver. Enjoy books, finger plays, action rhymes and simple craft.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 5
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
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!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Wed, October 5
@ 4 p.m.
PICTURE BOOK TIME/READ ALOUD
Enjoy hearing books read aloud, fingerplays action rhymes and coloring. For ages 3 years and up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 6
@ 4 p.m.
Party with Bubbles
Elaine Gil brings an energetic music and movement experience to babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. Show includes face painting, balloon animals, parachute games, bubbles, singing, dancing and a lot of audience participation.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
BABY RHYME TIME
For ages birth to 1 ½ years and caregiver. Bring your baby to an interactive program with simple books, gentle movement and songs. Meet other babies & caregiver in the community.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, October 7
@ 11:30 a.m.
TODDLER RHYME TIME AND TOY TIME
For ages 1 ½ - 2 ½ years and caregiver.Bring your toddler to an interactive program featuring, books, finger plays, songs and rhymes, followed by unstructured play time. Network with other caregivers and provide social opportunities for your toddler.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, October 7
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
Join our Teen Advisory Group and get hands on experience volunteering for the Library. Earn Community Service hours by attending our monthly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or cd right now? What programs does the library need? This is a great way to meet new friends and get involved in what goes on here at the New Dorp Library. For ages 12-18.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, October 7
@ 2:30 p.m.
American Mah Jongg
Get together to swap tiles and stories with other patrons from the neighborhood.
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Sat, October 8
@ 11 a.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING AM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 8
@ 2 p.m.
FAMILY FILM SATURDAY
Come to the library and watch a movie on our big screen.
New Dorp LibraryFamilies
Sat, October 8
@ 2 p.m.
FREE HOMEWORK HELP: MATH & READING PM SESSION
Reading help from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade. Math help from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. First come, first served. Space is limited. Register in person. Sign-up list will start when the library opens that day.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 10
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Café
Come join us for fun in the community room. Just come and hang out with your friends! Bring your snacks, soda, coffee, homework, iPod, check out a laptop and browse the Internet. Ages 12 - 18.
New Dorp LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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