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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
.sixty img{ width: 60%; height: auto; } Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 28
@ 9 a.m.
Free Tax Preparation & E-file with AARP
AARP can help you file your taxes! While AARP specializes in seniors, all adults are welcome to participate in the program. There are a lilmited number of spots. Clients will be signed up in order of appearance. Sign-up starts the day of at 8 AM Please bring the following with you (if applicable) when you come to the Library: Social Security cards for yourself and all dependents Your photo ID W-2 forms from each employer Unemployment compensation statements SSA - 1099 form is you recei…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 10 a.m.
Circle of Care—Caregiver Support
Are you a caregiver for a loved one? Have questions about Alzheimer's and dementia? Have a free one-on-one consultation to help ease the stress of caregiving.
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Tue, March 28
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Story Time
Bring your child (birth to four years old) for a morning of stories, songs and creating a craft to help their brains grow! Limited to 25 children and their parents/caregivers. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Google Sheets
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, March 28
@ 1 p.m.
Canceled
Insurance Information
Come ask questions about: Protecting your families financial future with life insurance Different types of life insurance The importance of a will Final expenses what you need to know
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Tue, March 28
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft 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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, March 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Teen Karaoke #YAatPK
Karaoke is Japanese for "empty orchestra." Come fill up Parkchester's community room with your renditions of songs by your favorite artists. We know Parkchester has talent and a love of music. Come share yours and bring your friends!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 29
@ 11:30 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! td>
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, March 29
@ 12 noon
What Were They Thinking?:Behaviors & Attitudes that can Ruin a Job Interview
The focus of this workshop will be to offer job seekers guidance in the area of interviewing. Janice R. Jenkins, MSEd, MS, NCC, has 15 years of experience in the workforce development field. She has worked with populations including out of school youth; women immigrants; low income, unemployed, and formerly incarcerated persons. She will be reading brief excerpts from her book, What were they thinking?: behaviors & attitudes that can ruin a job interview. RSVP: Janice 718-285-2282
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Wed, March 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
.sixty img{ width: 60%; height: auto; } Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Story time: Read Aloud
A librarian will share picture books, engaging children with the joy of reading and life-long learning. For children ages 3-8. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, March 30
@ 9 a.m.
Online Tax Prep
It's tax time. Go get your refund! File your taxes yourself online using our computers. Someone will be available to answer your questions, although they are not able to file for you. To participate, you must: - Earn less than $64,000 (per tax return) - Have a valid email address and basic computer skills Information You'll Need to E-File Your Taxes: Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you and everyone you are claiming as a dependent on…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Thu, March 30
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Google Drive Apps
Do you wanna know? Google knows. Google knows who what when where how and why. So if you want to know ask google. Explore the depths, discover the amazing Google Apps.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Google Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, March 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
ProjectArt
ProjectArt transforms public libraries into vital cultural hubs that offer students year-round visual art classes taught by both emerging visual artists and college students. This program is geared towards children ages 6-11. Registration is required at the Children's Information Desk on the 2nd Floor of Parkchester Library up until October 6th.
Parkchester LibraryChildren
Thu, March 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
TAG (Teen Advisory Group) #YAatPK
TAG, you're it! Get involved at your Library. Meet with Parkchester’s Teen Librarian in the TEEN media zone (near the first floor drinking fountain) along with other teens to share your ideas for Library programs/events, materials, book recommendations, and more! You may earn community service hours for participating.
Parkchester Library, Young Adult AreaTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 5 p.m.
Crochet
Did you know that crochet and yarncrafting can benefit your health? 10 most health benefits of yarncrafting Learn the beauty of crochet and socialize with other aficionados. Interested in learning more? Check out a variety at your nearest library.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, March 30
@ 11:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time: Puzzles and Play
Children from birth to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and work with puzzle sets, also spend time with other children in the neighborhood. Limit to 25 children and their caregivers. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Story Time: Read and Play
Bring your little ones (birth to four years old) for a morning of stories, songs and rhymes to help their brains grow! Make new friends afterwards while your child plays with various learning and fun toys. Limited to 25 children and their caregivers/parents.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 1 p.m.
Computers for Beginners
Overwhelmed by technology? Don't know which button to click or press or how on earth to access anything online? This class is for you! Get an easy, friendly introduction to computing and how to guard your privacy online. Learn what all the fuss is about and join the technology revolution.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Kids Unplugged!
While modern technology offers us opportunities that are truly incredible and life-changing, it's important to remember that you can still have quite a lot of fun without starting at a screen. Come join us in the upstairs Reading Room to make new friends while playing a variety of card and board games! If the event leaves you wanting more unplugged fun, check out some of these books filled with ideas for creative games and activities: Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone The Ultimate Indoo…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
.sixty img{ width: 60%; height: auto; } Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 1
@ 12 noon
Mindful Meditation
As part of Parkchester Library’s Healthy Saturdays series, we will be watching a video on Mindful Mediation. In the video, UCLA professor and executive coach John Ullmen, PhD, explains the fundamentals of mindfulness and provides step-by-step methods that anyone can use. Mindfulness is a mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one's feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sun, April 2
@ 2 p.m.
English Online Practice
A program for English learners on how to use Mango Languages followed by online language skills practice time. No Registration Required.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
Immigrants
Mon, April 3
@ 9 a.m.
Online Tax Prep
It's tax time. Go get your refund! File your taxes yourself online using our computers. Someone will be available to answer your questions, although they are not able to file for you. To participate, you must: - Earn less than $64,000 (per tax return) - Have a valid email address and basic computer skills Information You'll Need to E-File Your Taxes: Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for you and everyone you are claiming as a dependent on…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 9:30 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Adult Arts and Crafts
Crafts for Adults You’re never too old for Arts and Crafts! Everyone over 18 is welcome. A different type of craft each session. Materials and instructions will be provided.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 3
@ 11:30 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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 12:30 p.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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 2 p.m.
Circle of Care—Caregiver Support
Are you a caregiver for a loved one? Have questions about Alzheimer's and dementia? Have a free one-on-one consultation to help ease the stress of caregiving.
Parkchester LibraryAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 2:30 p.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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Teens
Game On! Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester #YAatPK
.sixty img{ width: 60%; height: auto; } Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Join us for Nintendo Wii @ Parkchester!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 3:30 p.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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, April 3
@ 5 p.m.
Bengali Fair Housing Workshop
In commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the NYC Fair Housing Law come and join us to learn about your rights as a tenant under the law. We will be talking about disability access rights, combating tenant harassment, and dealing with income discrimination in housing. For the first time ever this workshop will be provided in Bengali.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
Persons with Disabilities
Tue, April 4
@ 9 a.m.
Free Tax Preparation & E-file with AARP
AARP can help you file your taxes! While AARP specializes in seniors, all adults are welcome to participate in the program. There are a lilmited number of spots. Clients will be signed up in order of appearance. Sign-up starts the day of at 8 AM Please bring the following with you (if applicable) when you come to the Library: Social Security cards for yourself and all dependents Your photo ID W-2 forms from each employer Unemployment compensation statements SSA - 1099 form is you recei…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 4
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Early Literacy
Story Time
Bring your child (birth to four years old) for a morning of stories, songs and creating a craft to help their brains grow! Limited to 25 children and their parents/caregivers. While you're here, be sure to check out the Library's great collection of children's stories, both old and new.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Word | The Ribbons
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, April 4
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Excel | The Ribbons
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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
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