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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español EDADES 3-11 AÑOS - Cada dos miércoles / 3:30PM-4:30PM Niños, niñas, padres y madres están invitados a participar de este tiempo de hacer actividades artísticas y creativas en español. Spanish Craft Lab - Craft Program in Spanish every two Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm / We welcome all children and parents to join us for a fun, interactive arts and craft activities.
Port Richmond LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Help Desk
Get extra time on a laptop or get help with homework, job or school applications, and more.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 23
@ 1 p.m.
EZ Silkscreen
Teens make a stencil of their own design and then silkscreen their own posters. Learn about pattern design and positive and negative space as it relates to both art and math. Presented by Staten Island MakerSpace. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, February 23
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help
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, February 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Art Explorers!
Parents/Caregivers and children can join us for an afternoon of stories followed by a creative art exploration project where we get to play with color mixing, shapes, collage, wearable art, and other fun crafts.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, February 23
@ 4 p.m.
February 2017 Book Discussion: Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige
The New York Times bestselling first book in a dark new series that reimagines the Oz saga, from debut author Danielle Paige. I didn't ask for any of this. I didn't ask to be some kind of hero. But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado—taking you with it—you have no choice but to go along, you know? Sure, I've read the books. I've seen the movies. I know the song about the rainbow and the happy little blue birds. But I never expected Oz to look like this. To be a place where Good Wit…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, February 23
@ 6 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Looking for volunteer hours? Come to Teen Advisory Board meetings, where you’ll earn community service hours and work to make the library a better place for teens. No registration is required, and newcomers are welcome.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, February 24
@ 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, February 24
@ 12 noon
Ayuda a los ninos a crear riqueza
Tu puedes ayudar a los niños en tu vida a ser exitosos en las finanzas. Participa con nosotros en una discusión sobre las destrezas y experiencias que incrementan las oportunidades de que un niño sea exitoso financieramente. Hablaremos sobre: • Seis habilidades clave para construir riqueza • Cuatro experiencias que debemos vivir antes de los 25 años de edad • Como los niños pueden obtener una buena educación en la escuela (inclusive si esas escuelas enfrentan dific…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Fri, February 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: Encourage Literacy at Home
Parents and caregivers, come learn about fun, easy ways to encourage literacy at home! Through these workshops you will learn how to develop your child pre-literacy skills to help prepare them to become successful readers at an early age!
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers
Sat, February 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to play games on our Wii and PS3, including Rock Band. Board games also available.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, February 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, February 27
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help
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, February 28
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Word: Mail Merge & Track Changes
Learn how to create targeted letters and envelopes with Mail Merge and how to edit collaboratively with the Track Changes function.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, February 28
@ 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, February 28
@ 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, February 28
@ 4:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Join us for a different fun craft every week. For ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, March 1
@ 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, March 2
@ 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, March 2
@ 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 LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 3
@ 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, March 4
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to play games on our Wii, PS3, and Xbox360! Board games also available.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, March 6
@ 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, March 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
Tue, March 7
@ 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, March 7
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Publisher for Beginners
Learn desktop publishing basics using Microsoft Publisher 2010. Topics include creating flyers, brochures, business cards, and more.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, March 7
@ 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, March 8
@ 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, March 9
@ 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, March 9
@ 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, March 9
@ 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 LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, March 10
@ 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, March 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Making Comics 101
A rundown on today's comics industry and what you need to get a comic book made. Basic character design, themes, targeting audiences, genres, scripting, writing, drawing, inking and printing will be touched upon as the students create their own premise and story 'bible' (a document full of ideas, the story pitch, and character model sheets used to promote their idea). Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 13 to 18 years old.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, March 11
@ 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, March 11
@ 2:30 p.m.
Teen Gaming
Drop in to play games on our Wii, PS3, and Xbox360! Board games also available.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, March 13
@ 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, March 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
Tue, March 14
@ 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, March 14
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Publisher
Explore the advanced typography and image features in Microsoft Publisher 2010.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, March 14
@ 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
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