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Mon, January 22
@ 11:15 a.m.
Money Matters
Searching Bloomberg (limited to first 5)
This hands-on class demonstrates the Bloomberg menu driven system. The class will learn search methods for information on companies, and how to find securities that match investors’ criteria. Also, we will retrieve some market and economic data available on Bloomberg. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Mon, January 22
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, January 22
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
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 TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 7: Strings, Goal Seek, and Data Scrubbing
Class 7 : String Functions, Goal Seek, and Data Scrubbing This class will cover how to use functions to modify strings, how to import and scrub data, and how to use goal seek to solve common problems. We will then bring together all of the skills from previous classes to work on real world projects. Skills required: Must have taken Excel Genius Classes 1-6, or understand all topics covered in those courses.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 12:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Investing: What Your Money Can Do for You
This class is designed to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments, to teach some basic information about different asset types, and to help match individual goals to investment choices. We review useful information sources. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Search for more SIBL programs and classes.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, January 23
@ 3:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Online with MorningStar & ValueLine
Learn to retrieve important information on individual stocks and mutual funds, including analysts’ reports and opinions. We will also demonstrate the advanced search capabilities of each database. Turn a concept into a short list of potential investments.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, January 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 23
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
How to Buy an Apartment in NYC
Co-ops and condos and condops, oh my! Roger Ma, CFP® discusses all the variables: buying over renting, co-ops vs. condos, etc. Also, he reviews typical financial requirements of buildings and banks. The class will be very open and interactive, so bring your questions! Roger Ma, CFP® Roger Ma, CFP® is a NYC-based Certified Financial Planner™, founder of financial planning firm lifelaidout LLC, and a licensed real estate agent. He works with individuals and families across the country to h…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, January 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practising Zen meditation for 12 years and is a UC…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, January 24
@ 3:15 p.m.
​Travel Tips and Resources
Planning a trip or looking to start traveling? Learn about domestic and foreign travel; everything from ticket buying to applying for a passport. ​ ​ Class will run approximately 2 hours.​ Seating is limited and is on a first come first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, January 24
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Reinvent Your Career
David Lees Would you like to make a career change but aren’t sure how to go about it? This seminar helps you reconnect with who you are at your core to envision a career move that works for you. David Lees offers tips to inspire and motivate you so you'll be more optimistic and confident about your new career direction The discussion includes: Learn the secret to changing careers Be more aware of your unique personal strengths, skills and passions Create a vision statement to help you f…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, January 25
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Design 360: Illustrator 2 - Text Design
This class explores how to manipulate text in Illustrator and Photoshop, including topics on different methods of placing type, changing properties, converting type into shapes, and basic typography theory. Design 360 is a series of classes that aims to help students develop skills in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. Each class includes a project that can be completed outside of class, either at home or in one of the open labs hosted at the Science Industry and Business Library, Bronx…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Thu, January 25
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Social Security: How it Will Fit into Your Retirement Plan
This class provides an overview of the major social security provisions. It reviews the basics that you need to know and what resources are available to help you understand when and how to apply for your Social Security Retirement Benefits. More SIBL programs and classes here!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Thu, January 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Design 360: Photoshop 4 - Compositing
This class explores tools and techniques for compositing, the process of making multiple images look like a single composition. Topics include masks, selection techniques, blending modes, puppet warp, and alternative transform modes. Design 360 is a series of classes that aims to help students develop skills in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. Each class includes a project that can be completed outside of class, either at home or in one of the open labs hosted at the Science Industry…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Thu, January 25
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Excel for Beginners
This is a class for anyone who is new to Excel and would like to get started using the world's most popular spreadsheet application. Topics covered will include: Using and Understanding the Excel Interface, Data Entry, Selecting and Formatting Cells, Basic Formulas and Functions, and Inserting Charts. Skills Required: Must be able to use a mouse and keyboard Must be able to open programs and folders on a windows computer ***Students will not be admitted to class more than 10 minutes after…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults
Thu, January 25
@ 3:15 p.m.
Researching the 5 Ps of Your Marketing Plan: Product People Price Plan Promotion
How to research the 5 P's to help you arrive at informed marketing decisions, increasing the potential for your business to grow. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, January 25
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Tax Tips for Freelancers
"Tax Tips for Freelancers" is Part 2 (of 3) of the Small Business Tax Workshops series at the Science, Industry & Business Library (SIBL). It is designed to inform startups and established freelancers, entrepreneurs and independent contractors, about their tax requirements and recordkeeping responsibilities. Attendees will learn about Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), deductible business expenses, self-employment tax and other tax topics. Come to one or come…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, January 26
@ 3:15 p.m.
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners pt.2
Learn how to create a presentation using Microsoft Power Point 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images, drawings, videos, and running your slideshow. Class Format: Hands on Skill prerequisites: Typing and Keyboard Basics & Mouse Basics Audience: Adults, Businesspeople, Job Seekers Online Advance Registration Seating is at 3:15 p.m. for those who have registered for the class. Please arrive early - you will not be admitted once the class has started. Ar…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, January 27
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Broker, Advisor, Planner, Robo: Who Does What?
Whether you’re just beginning to invest, are experiencing a life event that has changed your financial situation, or are approaching retirement, you may be thinking about contacting an investment professional. Stephanie Genkin, CFP® explains the differences between the various types of financial advisors. Learn about your options and get tips for finding the right advisor for your needs. Stephanie Genkin, CFP® is Brooklyn-based independent fee-only CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and the founder…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, January 27
@ 4 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Mon, January 29
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python - *PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be from 1PM - 3PM, the second from 5:30PM - 7:30PM. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especially typing. We highly recommend being able to t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults
Mon, January 29
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Mondays & Wednesdays: 1 PM – 6 PM Fridays & Saturdays: 1 PM – 5 PM Sites are open January 29th through Apr…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Mon, January 29
@ 1:15 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Job Seekers: Download a Customized Company List for Contacts
Learn how to find Companies and Executive contacts for your next job. Search by industry as well as location, size, and sales. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Mon, January 29
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
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 TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, January 29
@ 5:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python - *PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be from 1PM - 3PM, the second from 5:30PM - 7:30PM. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especially typing. We highly recommend being able to t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults
Tue, January 30
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. Get a basic orientation to Photoshop's tools, layers, and adjustments as you work through two example projects. This class is taught on Apple desktop computers.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 30
@ 12:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Do you tweet? Learn how to join the conversation by sharing photos, videos, and short messages with other users around the world.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults
Tue, January 30
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Investing In Stocks: The Basics
Introduces basic investment terms and concepts such as risk and reward, IPO’s, p/e ratios, and relative p/e ratios. Ways to approach the investment decision and alternative stock investments such as mutual funds and ETF’s are discussed. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, January 30
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python -*PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be from 2:30pm - 4:30pm, the second from 5:30pm-7:30pm, with a one hour lunch break between. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especial…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 30
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
Health Savings Accounts: Stealth IRAs
Vicki Fillet, CFP® introduces you to Health Savings Accounts (HSA), how they work, the pros & cons of high deductible medical insurance, the benefits of an HSA while working and once retired, and how an HSA can resemble an IRA for medical care. Rick Konrad, CFA, CFP® discusses the benefits of investing HSA savings versus placing them in a low yield money market fund and investing fundamentals. Victoria Fillet CFP® is the co-founder of Blueprint Financial Planning, LLC a SEC regist…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, January 30
@ 5:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python -*PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be from 2:30pm - 4:30pm, the second from 5:30pm-7:30pm, with a one hour lunch break between. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especial…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Tue, January 30
@ 6 p.m.
Business Boost: Digital Marketing Series
Planning your Social Media Marketing for a “New Year” of Business!
(L) John Crant, (R) Charlie Conard John Crant and Charlie Conard are small business owners and seasoned experts in social media. They will share with you how to make the most out of your marketing efforts in 2018. Start with an audit! –Learn from last year’s efforts. Freshen up for the new year: Your social media profiles. Creating social media "channels" to reach your audience. Develop platform-centric strategies for your marketing messages. Find inspiration everywhere: Follow your ind…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, January 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Wed, January 31
@ 11:30 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Creative and Coding Open Lab
Need to practice Photoshop, Illustrator, iMovie, or GarageBand? Working your way through a coding project or a self-paced online coding course? Get individualized help from a TechConnect instructor. This is a open lab specifically geared towards patrons who have taken our creative or coding classes and want to continue working on projects related to what they have learned. Also open for other patrons working in self-paced coding courses who need some support. No formal class instruction is…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
Wed, January 31
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Mondays & Wednesdays: 1 PM – 6 PM Fridays & Saturdays: 1 PM – 5 PM Sites are open January 29th through Apr…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, January 31
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Investing: What Your Money Can Do for You
This class is designed to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments, to teach some basic information about different asset types, and to help match individual goals to investment choices. We review useful information sources. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Search for more SIBL programs and classes.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
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