Events

The Library is here to help you learn and connect with your community through our wide array of free events, programs, classes, book clubs, and more. Please check listings to confirm if a program is in-person, online, or outdoors.

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact the branch for more information. See here for service updates at the Library.

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19 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, September 29
@ 1 PM
Adult Open Art Studio Richmondtown Library Thursday September.29 at 1:00pm We welcome you to join us for Adult Art Studio. Participants are encouraged to bring their own projects or start anew. You can improve your portfolio by creating a drawing, painting, mixed media collage, or more! Supplies will be provided, but participants are welcomed to bring their own. Drop in, share your art, and meet new people! Open to Adults 18+
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, September 30
@ 12 PM
Join Richmondtown's Bite-Sized Bookclub! Join us for a discussion about bite-sized reads available in our collection! This month's featured bite-sized book is .. "Tales from the Cafe" by Toshikazu Kawaguchi Have a favorite novel or collection of stories that fit the topic of our discussion? Share it with others that take interest in bite-sized reads! All featured books will be available to reserve and checkout through our NYPL catalogue and E-Book applications [Simply-E, Libby, Overdrive…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
Learn how to create documents, apply good formatting, and to save and share your work using Microsoft Word.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 12:30 PM
TechConnect
Do you have trouble with your email? Do you have questions about Microsoft Office? Do you need some help with CSS and HTML5? Have you heard about NYPL resources like LinkedIn Learning or NYPL Career Services but don't know how to access them? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance during this open lab time supervised by a tech instructor.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,

50+
Mon, October 3
@ 3:30 PM
TechConnect
This class covers how to take the basic logic from Class 1 and use it to create functions that process data based on conditions. Topics include SUMIF/AVERAGEIF/COUNTIF and SUMIFS/AVERAGEIFS/COUNTIFS.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,

50+
Fri, October 7
@ 12 PM
Open Book Hour @ Richmondtown Library - 12:00pm Join us for an hour of recommendations and conversations about your favorite recent reads! This is a casual discussion session that will focus on what you're currently reading and your favorties from the past. Together, we will discover new books, authors, titles, and genres! Additional books will be displayed at the discussion and will be available to check-out! Pick your next favorite read off of our Free Book Giveaway bookcart *Registrat…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, October 7
@ 12 PM
Online
Do you love beautiful words? Do you enjoy writing poetry? Have you always wanted to try writing, but never put aside the time for it? If the answer to any of those questions is yes, then grab your favorite cup of tea and join us virtually for a casual hour of discussing our favorite poems, sharing some poetry that you have written yourself, and collaborating to write a poem together as a group! *This is an event for adults, ages 18+ * You must register with your email address in order t…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetAdults
Sat, October 8
@ 1 PM
Online
Historic Richmond Town is proud to partner with the Richmondtown branch of the New York Public Library to host a special hands-on learning opportunity at home. For hundreds of years, the art of bookbinding has allowed for texts to spread across human culture. Assembling a book is a time-honored craft and tradition, and pays homage to the pre-industrial world in which the printed word had immense value. On Saturday October 8, join us for a special virtual bookbinding class.Felicity Beil, master…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Sat, October 15
@ 11 AM
Online
Bring your current read(s) and your favorite beverage to our Morning Coffee & Books discussion. In this book club, we encourage you to talk with others about what you are reading, listening to, watching, and brewing. Share your opinion of the book, read your favorite excerpts, discuss similar works you enjoyed, and listen to what others have to say about the books they are reading. Come for the conversations, stay for the recommendations! This is a virtual program, to participate,…
Online via Google Hangouts MeetAdults,

Book Lovers
Mon, October 17
@ 10:30 AM
TechConnect
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,

50+
Mon, October 17
@ 12:30 PM
TechConnect
Do you have trouble with your email? Do you have questions about Microsoft Office? Do you need to complete a project in Photoshop? Have you heard about NYPL resources like LinkedIn Learning but don't know how to access them? Bring your technology questions and get one -on - one assistance during this open lab time supervised by a tech instructor.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,

50+
Mon, October 17
@ 3:30 PM
TechConnect
Do you know what makes your computer tick. Learn about the different parts that make your computer run.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tue, October 18
@ 12 PM
The Richmondtown Library Presents: Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window Tuesday, Oct.18 at 12:00pm Runtime:112 minutes -Production Year:1954 - Rated: TV-PG Rear Window is a 1954 American mystery thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and written by John Michael Hayes based on Cornell Woolrich's…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, October 21
@ 12 PM
The Richmondtown Library Presents: Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a Train Friday, Oct.21 at 12:00pm Runtime:101 minutes -Production Year:1951 - Rated: TV-PG Strangers on a Train is a 1951 American psychological thriller film noir produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and based on the 1950 nov…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Thu, October 27
@ 1 PM
Adult Open Art Studio Richmondtown Library Thursday October.27 at 1:00pm We welcome you to join us for Adult Art Studio. Participants are encouraged to bring their own projects or start anew. You can improve your portfolio by creating a drawing, painting, mixed media collage, or more! Supplies will be provided, but participants are welcomed to bring their own. Drop in, share your art, and meet new people! Open to Adults 18+
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, October 28
@ 12 PM
Join Richmondtown's Bite-Sized Bookclub! Join us for a discussion about bite-sized reads available in our collection! This month's featured bite-sized book is .. "Rose Royal" by Nicolas Mathieu Have a favorite novel or collection of stories that fit the topic of our discussion? Share it with others that take interest in bite-sized reads! All featured books will be available to reserve and checkout through our NYPL catalogue and E-Book applications [Simply-E, Libby, Overdrive] -No Regi…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, November 18
@ 12 PM
Join Richmondtown's Bite-Sized Bookclub! Join us for a discussion about bite-sized reads available in our collection! This month's featured bite-sized book is .. "Oh William!" by Elizabeth Strout Have a favorite novel or collection of stories that fit the topic of our discussion? Share it with others that take interest in bite-sized reads! All featured books will be available to reserve and checkout through our NYPL catalogue and E-Book applications [Simply-E, Libby, Overdrive] -No Re…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, November 18
@ 3:30 PM
Online
Whether you're a beginning or seasoned performer, sign up for our Open Mic and share your spoken word, music, or act with other participants at our friendly online venue (5 minutes maximum). Registration needed. Adults age 18+
Online via Google Hangouts MeetAdults
Mon, November 21
@ 12 PM
The Richmondtown Library Presents: "From Here to Eternity" Monday, Nov.21 at 12:00pm Runtime:118 minutes -Production Year:1953 - Rated: TV-PG From Here to Eternity is a 1953 American drama romance war film directed by Fred Zinnemann, and written by Daniel Taradash, based on the 1951 novel of the same name by James Jones. The picture deals with the tribulations of three U.S. Army soldiers, played by B…
Richmondtown LibraryAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers