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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 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
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft: Stop Motion Animation
Have you ever wondered how movies like Coraline, The Box Trolls, and Kubo were made? The creators used a technique called stop motion animation, where a series of still pictures are put together to make a video! In this series, we'll show you how to create your own stop motion video, from start to finish. Drop-ins welcome. For ages 11-15.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Family Literacy Workshop: Poison Control Workshop
Join us for an informative workshop from the NYC Poison Control Center to learn about how to keep kids safe. This program will take place right after Homework Help, so parents will be able to attend.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Fri, March 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Fun Activities
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old, and their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, activities, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Sat, April 1
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to hang out, have snacks, and play games on our Wii or Xbox360!
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 3
@ 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, April 3
@ 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
Tue, April 4
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
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.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 11 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.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, April 4
@ 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
Tue, April 4
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Writing Group
Meet with other teen writers to write together, discuss ideas, get tips, and share your work. Illustrators also welcome! Materials are provided, but bring your own notebook if you'd like.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 5
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Visit the Teen Help Desk for extra laptop sessions, homework help, book recommendations, help with applications, craft supplies, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 6
@ 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
Thu, April 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Drop by the teen area every Thursday for a fun craft just for tweens ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 7
@ 12 noon
Art For A Lifetime
Crafts for Adults: Canvas Painting
Let your imagination run wild and create a painting with tempera paint on canvas. All materials are provided. Space is limited so please pre-register by calling, visiting the Library, or emailing portrichmond@nypl.org.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 8
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to hang out, have snacks, and play games on our Wii or Xbox360!
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 10
@ 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, April 10
@ 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
Tue, April 11
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
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.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 11
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, April 11
@ 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
Tue, April 11
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Writing Group
Meet with other teen writers to write together, discuss ideas, get tips, and share your work. Illustrators also welcome! Materials are provided, but bring your own notebook if you'd like.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 12
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Visit the Teen Help Desk for extra laptop sessions, homework help, book recommendations, help with applications, craft supplies, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 13
@ 12 noon
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Resume 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.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, April 13
@ 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
Thu, April 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Drop by the teen area every Thursday for a fun craft just for tweens ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, April 14
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Fun Activities
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old, and their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, activities, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, April 14
@ 12 noon
Easter Egg Hunt @ the Port Richmond Library
0 to 4 years @ 12 PM to 12:30 PM 5 years to 9 years @ 3:30 PM to 3:45 PM 10 years to 15 years @ 4 PM to 4:15 PM One winner from each age group will win a goody basket **Registration Required**
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Sat, April 15
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to hang out, have snacks, and play games on our Wii or Xbox360!
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, April 17
@ 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, April 17
@ 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, April 17
@ 4 p.m.
Tween Graphic Novel Club
Once a month, hang out with us while we talk about graphic novels! Snacks will be provided. This month's book is In Real Life by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang. For ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, April 18
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
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.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, April 18
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Word 2010: Mail Merge & Track Changes
Learn the functions on the Mailings and Review tab. This class covers how to create a mail merge with letters and emails, create labels, and use the Track Changes function for collaborative editing.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, April 18
@ 1 p.m.
Immigrant Heritage Week
Immigrant Heritage Week - Open House & Tour
Visit the Port Richmond Library’s Open House in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Week! We invite you to come in and find out what the library has for you! Have fun meeting other members of the community and learning about the Library in a relaxed environment. Refreshments* and library tours will be available. Get a Library card! There will also be a cultural program . Tour time: 2 PM We hope to see you! Bring your friends and family.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Families,
Immigrants
Tue, April 18
@ 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
Tue, April 18
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Writing Group
Meet with other teen writers to write together, discuss ideas, get tips, and share your work. Illustrators also welcome! Materials are provided, but bring your own notebook if you'd like.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 19
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Visit the Teen Help Desk for extra laptop sessions, homework help, book recommendations, help with applications, craft supplies, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, April 19
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Visit the Teen Help Desk for extra laptop sessions, homework help, book recommendations, help with applications, craft supplies, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 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
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