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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 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
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Story Time, October's Theme: Ooey, Gooey, it's Halloween!
Stories and activities for 3 to 5 year olds.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Create-a-Costume!
Design and create your own costume! Do-It-Yourself mask making and construct your own outfit using our crafts!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 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, October 18
@ 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, October 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
Creature Character Costumes
Students will create costumes based on their favorite animal or creature character in a book We will read stories involving animals/other creatures, create costume designs and make costumes through basic sewing, mask making and fabric painting. For ages 13 - 18 years old. Presented by Community Word Project
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, October 18
@ 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, October 19
@ 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, October 19
@ 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, October 19
@ 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, October 19
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Soundview LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Playstation 4 @ 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)
Thu, October 19
@ 4:30 p.m.
Back-to-School Open House
Get a new start at the Library this school year! This fall, we’re hosting back-to-school events in every branch! Learn about all the great educational resources available at your neighborhood library- from millions of books to program, computer access, online resources, and more- all for FREE. PLUS! Questions about your library card? Have books you need to return? We can help you! FEATURED PROGRAM Hotspot Lending Event
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 19
@ 4:30 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
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 pat…
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, October 20
@ 2 p.m.
Halloween Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! October 6, 2017 Boo! A Madea Halloween (PG-13) 103 min Take-no-prisoners matriarch Madea battles ghouls and ghosts on Halloween night, all while making sure a teenage relative doesn't sneak off to a frat party she's forbidden to attend. October 13, 2017 Sleepy Hollow (R) 106 min A detective is sent to probe a series of gruesome murders in which the victims' heads are m…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, October 20
@ 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, October 20
@ 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, October 21
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, October 21
@ 2 p.m.
Spooky Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! October 7, 2017 Casper (PG) 100 min The Friendly Ghost attempts to befriend the 12-year-old daughter of a paranormal expert, but his nasty ghost uncles wreak havoc. October 14, 2017 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (PG) 150 min A lad enrolls in a school for wizards and witches. Based on the popular children's bestseller. October 21, 2017 TBA…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 23
@ 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, October 23
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Bilingual Pre-School 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, October 23
@ 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, October 23
@ 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)
Mon, October 23
@ 4:30 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
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 pat…
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 24
@ 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, October 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Story Time, October's Theme: Ooey, Gooey, it's Halloween!
Stories and activities for 3 to 5 year olds.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, October 24
@ 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, October 24
@ 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, October 25
@ 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, October 25
@ 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, October 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, October 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, October 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, October 26
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Night Out!
New York City teens and Soundview area local youth are invited to join us for another teen night out! Enjoy an afternoon of movies, video games, arts and crafts, and more! In addition, take advantage of this great opportunity to visit our information tables and pick-up useful resources, information and gift bags.
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 26
@ 3 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Be a Game Builder
You buy them. You play them. Have you ever thought of creating one? Explore the world and concepts of game design with LEGO® bricks! You’ll even learn to "power up" your designs with LEGO® Power Functions. You have the experience. You have the creativity. All you need are the skills. Are you game? Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: Minecraft and Game Mechanics- Unravel the game design concept of game mechanics and the inner workings that connect them together. Reflect on your own ex…
Soundview LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, October 27
@ 2 p.m.
Halloween Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! October 6, 2017 Boo! A Madea Halloween (PG-13) 103 min Take-no-prisoners matriarch Madea battles ghouls and ghosts on Halloween night, all while making sure a teenage relative doesn't sneak off to a frat party she's forbidden to attend. October 13, 2017 Sleepy Hollow (R) 106 min A detective is sent to probe a series of gruesome murders in which the victims' heads are m…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, October 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 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, October 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, October 28
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, October 28
@ 2 p.m.
Spooky Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! October 7, 2017 Casper (PG) 100 min The Friendly Ghost attempts to befriend the 12-year-old daughter of a paranormal expert, but his nasty ghost uncles wreak havoc. October 14, 2017 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (PG) 150 min A lad enrolls in a school for wizards and witches. Based on the popular children's bestseller. October 21, 2017 TBA…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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