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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
DIY Arts & Crafts!
Come and get crafty with us! Art supplies and craft supplies will be available. Specific craft to be determined.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 26
@ 10 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Thu, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Club: How creative can you be?
Calling all builders! Calling all builders! Can you build a castle, a house or a spaceship? If you love being creative and building with legos, come on in and let your imagination run wild! For kids, 5-12 years and their parents.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, April 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Playstation 4 Takeover @ Soundview!
Enjoy playing the PlayStation 4 in our community room with your fellow teens! All gamers of all experience levels are invited to participate in open gaming sessions! Play our games, or bring your own!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, April 27
@ 2 p.m.
One-On-One Computer Sessions
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Here is a list of possible topics you can inquire about during your session: Emailing Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Basic Internet Facebook Our one-on-one 30-minute computer sessions will be on Fridays between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. **Please register at the front desk OR call for available time slots.**
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, April 27
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! April 6, 2018 Only the Brave (PG-13) 133 min A drama based on the elite crew of men who battled a wildfire in Prescott, Arizona in June 2013 that claimed the lives of 19 of their members. April 13, 2018 Love Beats Rhymes (R) 106 min A college student hones her craft as a rapper via poetry slams and hip-hop battles. April 20, 2018 Downsizing (R) 135…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, April 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Friday Films
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free movie matinee at Soundview Library!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 28
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Postponed
Specialized High Schools Community Information Session
Come visit Soundview Library to learn about the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT). Find out about LaGuardia High School auditions, and speak to an NYC Department of Education representative. NYC Schools Chancellor Farina, the head of the NYC DOE introduced an initiative to increase access and boost diversity at NYC's Specialized High Schools. There are nine specialized High Schools in New York City that serve the needs of academically and artistically gifted students. At the sess…
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, April 28
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! April 7, 2018 Coco (PG) 109 min A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse. April 14, 2018 Wonder (PG) 113 min A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade. With the support of his parents, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment.…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 10 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Mon, April 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Hola! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes of stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish. (Ages 3-5) Las familias disfrutaran de 45 minutos llenos de historias, canciones, y rhimas en Español. (Edades 3-5)
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 3 p.m.
Tutoring Club
Having trouble reading or ELA? Need extra support getting homework done? Tutoring (K-5th) is available with the librarian at Soundview Library, Monday afternoons from 3 pm to 5pm during the school year. Please register your student for a 30 minute tutoring session at the circulation desk the week prior. There is a five (5) minute grace period. ¿Tiene problemas para leer o ELA? ¿Necesita apoyo adicional para hacer la tarea? Tutoría (K-5) está disponible con el bibliotecario en la biblioteca…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, April 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Checkmate Chess
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. For ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 1
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Tue, May 1
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Story Time, May's Theme: Zoo
Transportation themed stories and activities for 3 to 5 year olds.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Homework Help
Need some extra help with an assignment or school project? Come to the Soundview Library after school on Tuesdays and ask our expert staff for help. Registration required, ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 1
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Advisory Group
This is a great way to meet new friends and really get involved in what goes on here at the Soundview Library. Attend our monthly meetings and giving us your input! What's happening in your world? What’s the hottest book, movie, or CD right now? Which programs does the library need?
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 2
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Wed, May 2
@ 11 a.m.
Mango Languages Lab
If you’re interested in learning a new language, the Library can help! Study your choice of 71 available languages using Mango Languages - an online learning program, which is free for NYPL patrons. This is not an ESOL class, but ESL Learners are welcome to come! *Please bring your own pair of headphones* No Registration Required Email / Library Card is Required Adults 18+
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Wed, May 2
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Club: How creative can you be?
Calling all builders! Calling all builders! Can you build a castle, a house or a spaceship? If you love being creative and building with legos, come on in and let your imagination run wild! For kids, 5-12 years and their parents.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 10 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Thu, May 3
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Story Time
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, May 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
PlayStation 4 Takeover @ Soundview!
Enjoy playing the PlayStation 4 in our community room with your fellow teens! All gamers of all experience levels are invited to participate in open gaming sessions! Play our games, or bring your own!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, May 4
@ 2 p.m.
One-On-One Computer Sessions
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Here is a list of possible topics you can inquire about during your session: Emailing Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Basic Internet Facebook Our one-on-one 30-minute computer sessions will be on Fridays between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. **Please register at the front desk OR call for available time slots.**
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, May 4
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee : Shark Month!
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! This month's theme : SHARKS! May 4, 2018 Jaws (PG) 124 min An enormous great white shark terrorizes a summer resort town, where a police chief, a fisherman and a marine biologist realize they're "gonna need a bigger boat" to battle the bloodthirsty beast. May 11, 2018 The Shallows (PG-13) 87 min A young surfer is hunted by a great white shark at a secluded beach,…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, May 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Friday Films
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free movie matinee at Soundview Library!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, May 5
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, May 5
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! May 5, 2018 Lilo & Sitch (PG) 85min A Hawaiian orphan adopts a "pet" that is actually a genetically engineered alien on the run. May 12, 2018 The Iron Giant (PG) 84 min A boy discovers and quickly befriends an enormous robot from outer space. Later, he must protect his mechanical pal from a paranoid G-man. ​May 19, 2018 Alice in Wonderland (G)​ 75 min…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, May 7
@ 10 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Mon, May 7
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Storytime
Hola! Families will enjoy 45 fun-filled minutes of stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish. (Ages 3-5) Las familias disfrutaran de 45 minutos llenos de historias, canciones, y rhimas en Español. (Edades 3-5)
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, May 7
@ 3 p.m.
Tutoring Club
Having trouble reading or ELA? Need extra support getting homework done? Tutoring (K-5th) is available with the librarian at Soundview Library, Monday afternoons from 3 pm to 5pm during the school year. Please register your student for a 30 minute tutoring session at the circulation desk the week prior. There is a five (5) minute grace period. ¿Tiene problemas para leer o ELA? ¿Necesita apoyo adicional para hacer la tarea? Tutoría (K-5) está disponible con el bibliotecario en la biblioteca…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, May 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
Checkmate Chess!
Are you a chess champion? Show off your best moves against other chess fans! Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time. For ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, May 8
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Tue, May 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Story Time, May's Theme: Zoo
Transportation themed stories and activities for 3 to 5 year olds.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 8
@ 3 p.m.
Arts & Crafts: Let's Build, Paint and Create
Simple hands on arts and craft projects for children 4 and up and their caregivers.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Homework Help
Need some extra help with an assignment or school project? Come to the Soundview Library after school on Tuesdays and ask our expert staff for help. Registration required, ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 9
@ 10 a.m.
Open Lab Time
Need extra computer time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us! (10:00am-2:00pm) Notice: This program is subject to change according to the Department of Education school calendar.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Wed, May 9
@ 11 a.m.
Mango Languages Lab
If you’re interested in learning a new language, the Library can help! Study your choice of 71 available languages using Mango Languages - an online learning program, which is free for NYPL patrons. This is not an ESOL class, but ESL Learners are welcome to come! *Please bring your own pair of headphones* No Registration Required Email / Library Card is Required Adults 18+
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
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