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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
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
@ 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
Thu, April 20
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: Pre K for All Community Event - Information Session
Learn how to apply for free, full-day, high-quality pre-k for children born in 2013.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers
Thu, April 20
@ 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 21
@ 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 22
@ 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 24
@ 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 24
@ 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 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Podcasting @ NYPL
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own podcast or radio show? In each of the 4 podcasting programs, you will learn a different skill to make a fun and professional-sounding podcasting using a free tool called Audacity. Record an awesome hook, become an interviewing pro, learn high-tech editing skills, and put it altogether. Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 25
@ 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 25
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Publisher: Typography
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, April 25
@ 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 25
@ 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 26
@ 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
Wed, April 26
@ 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 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
Thu, April 27
@ 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
Thu, April 27
@ 4 p.m.
April 2017 Book Discussion: Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
Set in London during the years of 1939–1942, when citizens had slim hope of survival, much less victory; and on the strategic island of Malta, which was daily devastated by the Axis barrage, Everyone Brave is Forgiven features little-known history and a perfect wartime love story inspired by the real-life love letters between Chris Cleave’s grandparents. This dazzling novel dares us to understand that, against the great theater of world events, it is the intimate losses, the small battles, the d…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, April 27
@ 6:30 p.m.
Charge it Right ( Facts about Credit)
Charge it Right (Facts about Credit) Given the prevalence of credit card today, people need to be keenly aware of what lurks behind offers of “easy money”. In This Informative participants will gain a more complete understanding of credit, credit cards and to develop the skills needed to use credit agreements. · Learn key credit terminology · Review credit card agreements · Understand…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Fri, April 28
@ 12 a.m.
Safe Sleep Family Literacy Workshop! @ the Port Richmond Library
NYC Administration for Children Services Presents: Safe Sleep Family Literacy Workshop! The Mayor’s NYC Safe Sleep Initiative! In April 2015, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the Safe Sleep Initiative to further advance the city’s efforts to increase awareness among parents and other caregivers about the potentially fatal risks of unsafe sleep practices. The new safe sleep campaign will be a collaboration between ACS, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), the Department…
Port Richmond LibraryParents/Caregivers
Fri, April 28
@ 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 29
@ 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)
Wed, May 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 17
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, May 19
@ 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
Wed, May 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, May 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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