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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, January 19
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft Publisher: Magazine Cover
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, January 19
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
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
Thu, January 19
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft PowerPoint: The Ribbons
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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, January 19
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Karaoke by PEP
Let your inner Voice shine - come sing your favorite songs with and for your friends at Parkchester Library! Patti LuPone as Eva Peron singing "Don't Cry For Me, Argentina"
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, January 19
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft PowerPoint: Editing Pictures
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using image editing, transitions, animations, etc..
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, January 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 19
@ 5 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 19
@ 5:30 p.m.
Ongoing
Build Your Financial Future
Financial Planning: Building Your Financial Future At a time when the personal debt level and economic inequality are at record highs in our nation’s history, many people are unsure who to turn to and trust for guidance. With intimidating investing terms, hidden fees and product sales—and so many financial professionals out there—it can be very overwhelming to know where to start. While there are areas of overlap and synergy among financial professionals, there are also important distinctions…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Fri, January 20
@ 10 a.m.
SNAP (Food Stamps) and Nutrition Information from HRA
A representative from Human Resource Administration will be available to answer questions regarding Food Program eligibility.
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Fri, January 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Ongoing
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, January 20
@ 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, January 20
@ 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, January 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 21
@ 2 p.m.
Canceled
Power Discussion Sessions for Men
Survival Instinct The Network, (SITNET) is hosting "power" discussion sessions for men from all walks of life who are taking control of their health, their finances, and empowering other men to do the same.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Sat, January 21
@ 2 p.m.
Canceled
Share Group for Women
Survival Instinct-The Network (SITNET) will be hosting a Share Group for Women where women are encouraged and empowered by speaking up about real situations. It is a time when they can have conversations that matter about health, fitness, family, and more.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults
Mon, January 23
@ 9 a.m.
Online Tax Prep
Avoid the stress of tax day. File early! Need some help e-filing your personal income taxes for 2016? Bring *all* your important papers/forms and your banking information (routing and account numbers--for your refunds from or your payments to IRS and NY State) and receive free expert assistance in filing your taxes online.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Mon, January 23
@ 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, January 23
@ 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. Materials and instructions will be provided.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, January 23
@ 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, January 23
@ 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, January 23
@ 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, January 23
@ 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, January 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 24
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft Word for Beginners
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, January 24
@ 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, January 24
@ 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, January 24
@ 11:30 a.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, January 24
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft PowerPoint 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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, January 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 25
@ 8 a.m.
Connect with Vets @NYPL
The Bronx VA Medical Mobile Unit offers a variety of services to veterans. Have your vitals checked, get a flu shot, consult a social worker, access telehealth and more! Have questions about this event? Please ask for Mr. Santiago. No registration Required. Open to US Military Veterans.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults
Wed, January 25
@ 11 a.m.
ABCs of Medicare Turning 65
Do you have questions about your Medicare health insurance options? Do you want to lower your Rx costs? Do you want to learn how to maximize your entitlements? Making the right choice will give you peace of mind. For Medicare Beneficiaries
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, January 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Office Readiness Series Orientation
The Office Readiness Series is a new 12-week series providing students with technology skills using MS Office 2010. Whether you are start-up business that needs to use Office for invoices, budgets and flyers or you want to improve your skills for a future position, this course is for you. The series covers MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneDrive. Orientation will include additional information about the program and a brief assessment of your computer skills.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, January 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Ongoing
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, January 25
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is free. Limited to 12 children ages 3-5years old.
Parkchester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 25
@ 4:30 p.m.
We Read Together's Sight Word Jump Start
Looking to get ahead or catch up on early reading skills? For children ages 4-7 who want to learn, recognize, and practice sight words and improve their reading. Brought to you by http://wereadtogether.org/
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomChildren
Thu, January 26
@ 9 a.m.
Online Tax Prep
Avoid the stress of tax day. File early! Need some help e-filing your personal income taxes for 2016? Bring *all* your important papers/forms and your banking information (routing and account numbers--for your refunds from or your payments to IRS and NY State) and receive free expert assistance in filing your taxes online.
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults
Thu, January 26
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, January 26
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
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
Thu, January 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Finding a Job Online
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, January 26
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Resume Open Lab
This lab time is dedicated to job seekers who need one-on-one help creating a resume. Assistance with document formatting and proofreading will be available. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
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