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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sat, October 21
@ 11 a.m.
Library Hotspot Lending Event
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
Families
Sat, October 21
@ 2:30 p.m.
Retro Games @ Sedgwick
It's back to the good old days: Families are invited to roll the dice instead of clicking a mouse! Come by for old-fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomFamilies
Sat, October 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Anime and Manga Club
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the community room.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 23
@ 3 p.m.
All About Computers
Kids Coding Hour: Osmo, Gizmos and Gadgets & more
This free class is the perfect introduction to coding for kids. Through fun hands-on STEAM activities, students learn by playing with technology.
Sedgwick LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 23
@ 4 p.m.
Creative Arts
Come and express yourself in Art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of Art to take home. Ages 5 and older.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 23
@ 4 p.m.
Tech Help Mondays
If you have a tech problem, question, or would just like some individualized tech tutorials, sign up for a 20 minute appointment with a librarian for personal attention and instruction! Please make sure to sign up at the circulation desk or call us to reserve your spot. There will be three 20-minute appointments available each week.
Sedgwick LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 1 p.m.
Movies for Adults
The kids are busy, the chores are done, and you're hanging out at the library. Why not join us for this special movie time created especially for adults? From action movies, to romance, to horror, and comedy, we are playing what you've been meaning to watch or what you want to watch again. And, if you have any suggestions as to what movie we should play, let a librarian know and we will do our best to accomodate you!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Parents/Caregivers,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime
Join us Tuesday afternoon for Family Storytime! This program includes interactive stories and activities that will help foster a love of learning through reading, singing, talking, and playing! Children of all ages are welcome.
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 3 p.m.
Tween/Teen Tech Time
Sharpen your technology skills and enjoy extra computer time at Ten to Teen Tech Club. Learn to code, get homework help, play games and more! This program is for kids and teens ages 10-14.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Scary Movies @ Sedgwick
Join us for great scary movies for the month of October! Let's see how long you can last with our scary movie selections!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Baby Story Time
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy simple stories, lively songs and rhymes, and meet other neighborhood babies. For ages birth-18 months. Please sign up at the Children's Desk!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, October 25
@ 11 a.m.
Resume Workshop
For all those on the job search, stop in and have your resume spruced up! Work together with a resourceful librarian to create a resume that will make you personally proud and professionally successful. Just bring in a digital copy of your current resume and let’s get to work!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, October 25
@ 3 p.m.
Creative Writing For Teens
A club for teens to get together to read, discuss books in a laid-back environment, and find some inspiration for writing. Activities can vary from week to week, depending on participants' interests, but will always focus on the joys of the written word!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 25
@ 4 p.m.
Spooky Movie Day
Prepare for Halloween with some spooky movies! Bring a snack, relax and enjoy a great movie for the whole family!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers
Thu, October 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Not-So-Scary Storytime
Join us for Halloween stories, songs and fun, not-too-scary.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Microsoft Word 2010
We'll help you get started.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, October 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Color-Me-Happy!
Relax and have fun coloring with other children in the Children's Room. Please note: this is an unstructured program.
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Scary Movies @ Sedgwick
Join us for great scary movies for the month of October! Let's see how long you can last with our scary movie selections!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, October 26
@ 5 p.m.
Japanese Language Study Club
Everyone currently studying Japanese or wants to begin studying the language are welcome to join this weekly club! Meet fellow Japanese language learners at various levels with whom you can share, teach, and learn. The club will be generally unstructured but specific topics can be reviewed at participants' request. Please email karenloder@nypl.org to register and with any questions.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, October 26
@ 5 p.m.
TechConnect
Kid Tech Time
Need extra computer time to do homework? Want to play a game? Or just want to surf the net? Join us for Kid Tech Time every Thursday at 5pm. For ages 5-12
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 26
@ 5 p.m.
Japanese Language Study Club
Everyone currently studying Japanese or wants to begin studying the language are welcome to join this weekly club! Meet fellow Japanese language learners at various levels with whom you can share, teach, and learn. The club will be generally unstructured but specific topics can be reviewed at participants' request. Please email karenloder@nypl.org to register and with any questions.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Fri, October 27
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the Web.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, October 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Stay & Play!
Toddlers have fun with age appropriate hands-on toys while developing their fine motor skills!
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Makey Makey Lab
Use our Makey Makey to play computer games using unusual objects or invent your own game controller. Ages 7+
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomSchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 28
@ 11 a.m.
New York City Tenant Support Unit
The New York City Tenant Support Unit sets up a table at the branch to provide residents in the Bronx with information on the New York City Rent Freeze for Rent Stabilized Units and the Tenants Bill of Rights.
Sedgwick LibraryAdults
Sat, October 28
@ 2:30 p.m.
Retro Games @ Sedgwick
It's back to the good old days: Families are invited to roll the dice instead of clicking a mouse! Come by for old-fashioned board game fun.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomFamilies
Mon, October 30
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 30
@ 4 p.m.
Tech Help Mondays
If you have a tech problem, question, or would just like some individualized tech tutorials, sign up for a 20 minute appointment with a librarian for personal attention and instruction! Please make sure to sign up at the circulation desk or call us to reserve your spot. There will be three 20-minute appointments available each week.
Sedgwick LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Mon, October 30
@ 4 p.m.
Halloween Crafts
Kids come and have fun making Halloween crafts!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 30
@ 4 p.m.
Tech Help Mondays
If you have a tech problem, question, or would just like some individualized tech tutorials, sign up for a 20 minute appointment with a librarian for personal attention and instruction! Please make sure to sign up at the circulation desk or call us to reserve your spot. There will be three 20-minute appointments available each week.
Sedgwick LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, October 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Halloween Storytime
Come join us for Halloween stories, songs and fun. Children may wear costumes.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, October 31
@ 4 p.m.
Halloween Costume Parade
Put on your costume and head over to the Sedgwick Library for a Halloween Costume Parade. Bring your trick or treat bag!
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren
Wed, November 1
@ 11 a.m.
Resume Workshop
For all those on the job search, stop in and have your resume spruced up! Work together with a resourceful librarian to create a resume that will make you personally proud and professionally successful. Just bring in a digital copy of your current resume and let’s get to work!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, November 1
@ 3 p.m.
De-Stress Wednesdays
We have what you need to help you get you through the week! Join us for De-Stress Wednesdays where we relaxing activitites ranging from coloring to jigsaw puzzles! It's a great way to exercise your mind while relaxing with friends. Ages 12-18 welcome!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, November 1
@ 4 p.m.
Movie Day
Join us for Movie Day at the Library! Bring a snack, relax and enjoy a great movie for the whole family!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren
Thu, November 2
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, November 2
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Microsoft Word 2010
We'll help you get started.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, November 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Color-Me-Happy!
Relax and have fun coloring with other children in the Children's Room. Please note: this is an unstructured program.
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, November 2
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Art
If you like art, join us and learn something new! Express yourself in art using watercolors, crayons, markers, paints, and found objects. You will create your own pieces of art. You will also have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images of the NYPL Digital Gallery. All programs are free of charge.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, November 2
@ 5 p.m.
TechConnect
Kid Tech Time
Need extra computer time to do homework? Want to play a game? Or just want to surf the net? Join us for Kid Tech Time every Thursday at 5pm. For ages 5-12
Sedgwick Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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