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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, July 26
@ 11 a.m.
Phipps Cornerstone Summer Camp Visit
Teens from the local Phipps Cornerstone community center visit the Soundview Library to engage in a constructive, educative programs and fun activities.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
DJ Workshop for Beginners
A Summer Reading Program An introduction to the equipment and some DJ software from a well-versed DJ herself! Presented by Carol C. For ages 13-18 years old.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 10 children. Sign up at the information desk.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Soundview Library's Scrabble Club
You don't need to be a word whiz to enjoy a good game of scrabble! The right letters on the right squares can turn even the smallest words into big scores! So come join us for a fun afternoon of scrabble with Ms. Valerie.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, July 27
@ 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, July 27
@ 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, July 27
@ 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, July 27
@ 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, July 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Need extra computer time? Want to pimp your social media profiles? Research colleges? Edit video? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 28
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! July 7, 2017 TBA July 14, 2017 The Shallows (PG-13) ​​87min ​ A young surfer is hunted by a great white shark at a secluded beach, and ends up stranded on an embankment away from the shoreline. Alone and wounded, she attempts to survive the attack and get ashore. July 21, 2017 Resident Evil : The Final Chapter (R) 106 min Alice forms alliances and rallies survivor…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, July 28
@ 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 one-on-one computer session you can inquire about: 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, July 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
Health & Hygiene
Stay fresh and clean while learning about the importance of hygienics, cleanliness, freshness and grooming. Discuss topics such as personal hygiene, deodorant, body wash, brushing teeth, flossing and grooming. For ages 12 to 18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, July 29
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, July 29
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! July 1, 2017 Hercules (G) 95 min Disney musical about the Greek strongman. Voices: Tate Donovan, James Woods, Rip Torn, Danny DeVito. July 8, 2017 Beauty & the Beast (PG) 129 min Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary au…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 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, July 31
@ 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, August 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, August 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 give 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, August 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, August 2
@ 11 a.m.
Phipps Cornerstone Summer Camp Visit
Teens from the local Phipps Cornerstone community center visit the Soundview Library to engage in a constructive, educative programs and fun activities.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 10 children. Sign up at the information desk.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Soundview Library's Scrabble Club
You don't need to be a word whiz to enjoy a good game of scrabble! The right letters on the right squares can turn even the smallest words into big scores! So come join us for a fun afternoon of scrabble with Ms. Valerie.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, August 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, August 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, August 3
@ 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, August 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, August 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 one-on-one computer session you can inquire about: 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, August 4
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! August 4, 2017 TBA August 11, 2017 Jason Bourne (PG-13) 123 min Jason Bourne probes his father's death while evading government forces. August 18, 2017 Suicide Squad (PG-13) 130 min Incarcerated supervillains are recruited for a dangerous mission in exchange for reduced sentences. August 25, 2017 Get Out (R) 103 min In Universal…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, August 4
@ 3:30 p.m.
Minecraft Madness!
Can’t get enough Minecraft? Join us and participate for an hour of Minecraft extravaganza! We mine, craft, and trade tips! Ages 12-18.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, August 5
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, August 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! August 5, 2017 The Lego Batman Movie (PG) 104 min In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self described leading man of that ensemble LEGO Batman stars in his own big screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 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, August 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, August 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, August 8
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon: 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)
Wed, August 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, August 9
@ 11 a.m.
Phipps Cornerstone Summer Camp Visit
Teens from the local Phipps Cornerstone community center visit the Soundview Library to engage in a constructive, educative programs and fun activities.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
RoboTakeover
RoboTakeover is a hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– session program, kids will learn the basics of circuits, conductivity, motor-operation and robot building. We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 10 children. Sign up at the information desk.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Soundview Library's Scrabble Club
You don't need to be a word whiz to enjoy a good game of scrabble! The right letters on the right squares can turn even the smallest words into big scores! So come join us for a fun afternoon of scrabble with Ms. Valerie.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, August 9
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Mask Maker, Mask Maker, Make Me a Mask
A Summer Reading Program Starting with slabs of clay, artists explore the face as a vehicle for self expression by creating masks inspired by the artwork of other cultures. Faces will then be decorated using paints, under glazes and found objects. Presented by P. Oliver. For ages 13-18 years old.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
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