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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, November 20
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology 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 individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, November 20
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 20
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, November 21
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at several library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, November 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 22
@ 11 a.m.
OUTREACH: Wednesday Neighborhood Outreach
Staff goes to neighborhood shops, CBO's, churches, schools, etc, to drop off and discuss library program fliers.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 22
@ 11 a.m.
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, November 22
@ 4:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Tween Tech Time*
Need some extra computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? Come hang out at our Tech Time! You can code your own story with us using Google CS First! For ages 8 to 14.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, November 24
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, November 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, November 27
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology 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 individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, November 27
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, November 27
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, November 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime & Craft Activity
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books and a craft.
Port Richmond LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, November 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Playtime
Spend quality time with your child and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Tue, November 28
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 29
@ 11 a.m.
OUTREACH: Wednesday Neighborhood Outreach
Staff goes to neighborhood shops, CBO's, churches, schools, etc, to drop off and discuss library program fliers.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, November 29
@ 11 a.m.
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, November 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Do you want to build a snowman?
Do you want to build a snowman? Visit the library and create a Snowman craft.Wednesday, November 29th 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Ages 5 to 11 years old No pre-registration required!
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, November 29
@ 4:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Tween Tech Time*
Need some extra computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? Come hang out at our Tech Time! You can code your own story with us using Google CS First! For ages 8 to 14.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, November 30
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 1
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, December 1
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, December 4
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology 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 individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, December 4
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 4
@ 4 p.m.
American is Me, America is Not Me
A unique workshop that explores the archives and texts of the NYPL to define a picture of the duality of being an American Citizen. Students will examine the poetry, news reports and visual artifacts that described the historical context of the lives of American Citizens in the 1920's, 1960's, and 1990s. Through various writing exercises they will be able to identify and examine their own relationship as it relates to being an American Citizen. Through a creative dialogue fostered by their own l…
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, December 4
@ 4 p.m.
Cuentos y Arte
Acompáñenos a compartir con otras familias de la comunidad para fortalecer el aprendizaje de los niños a través de arte y lectura en español. Después de la lectura haremos una manualidad sencilla.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, December 5
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
Buying Guide: Computers, Tablets, and Cellphones
Looking to buy a new computer, phone, or tablet? Confused by all the options out there? Learn about what to look for in product listings and reviews to find just the right product to suit your needs.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, December 5
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, December 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime & Craft
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books and a craft.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, December 6
@ 11 a.m.
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, December 6
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Playtime
Spend quality time with your child and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, December 7
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 8
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, December 8
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, December 11
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology 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 individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, December 12
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Skype & Video Chatting
Learn all about Skype's popular platform for video chatting on nearly any internet-connected device.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, December 12
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, December 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime & Craft
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books and a craft.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, December 13
@ 11 a.m.
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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