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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Minecraft Madness!
Join us at Soundview Library and participate in our Minecraft extravaganza!
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, September 20
@ 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, September 20
@ 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, September 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Mercy College Visit
Mercy College visits the Soundview Library in order to provide information to students about college, the admissions process, enrollment, choosing a major, housing, scholarships, open houses, orientation, athletics and more!
Soundview LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, September 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more!
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 21
@ 10 a.m.
Canceled
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, September 21
@ 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, September 21
@ 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, September 21
@ 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, September 22
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! September 1, 2017 Ghost in the Shell (PG-13) 102 min Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, GHOST IN THE SHELL follows Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9. Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic's advancem…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, September 22
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free movie matinee at Soundview Library!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 23
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, September 23
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! September 9, 2017 TBA September 16, 2017 Bolt (PG) 96 min Misadventures of a canine action star of a hit TV series who actually believes he has superpowers and winds up abandoned in NYC. September 23, 2017 Meet the Robinsons (G) 96 min An orphaned science whiz is whisked into the future in a time machine. September 30, 2017 Smurfs : The…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 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, September 25
@ 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, September 25
@ 3 p.m.
Tutoring Club
Having trouble reading? Need extra support getting homework done? Tutoring (K-5th) is available with the librarians at Soundview Monday and Tuesday afternoons during the school year. 5 student max. (10 min grace period)
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 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, September 25
@ 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, September 26
@ 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, September 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Story Time, September's Theme: All about Me
Stories and activities for 3 to 5 year olds.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 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, September 26
@ 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, September 27
@ 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, September 27
@ 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, September 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Tinker Shop Summer 2017
In this 4-session series, children in grades 3-5 will learn how to "tinker" productively. Library staff will guide kids through fun, child-centered, science-based maker workshops! They will engage in hands-on activities using crafts materials, magnets, conductive tape, and more!
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon; Do-It-Yourself 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, September 28
@ 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, September 28
@ 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, September 28
@ 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, September 28
@ 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, September 28
@ 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 patro…
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, September 29
@ 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, September 29
@ 2 p.m.
Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free Movie Matinee at the Soundview Library! September 1, 2017 Ghost in the Shell (PG-13) 102 min Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, GHOST IN THE SHELL follows Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9. Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic's advancem…
Soundview LibraryAdults
Fri, September 29
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Movie Matinee
Come join us on Friday afternoons for our free movie matinee at Soundview Library!
Soundview LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, September 30
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, September 30
@ 10 a.m.
Soundview Stitchers Knitting Circle
Weekly Knitting Club every Saturday morning at 10:00am.
Soundview LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, September 30
@ 2 p.m.
Family Films
Join us in the Soundview Library for our Family Films! Feel free to bring a snack to munch on! September 9, 2017 TBA September 16, 2017 Bolt (PG) 96 min Misadventures of a canine action star of a hit TV series who actually believes he has superpowers and winds up abandoned in NYC. September 23, 2017 Meet the Robinsons (G) 96 min An orphaned science whiz is whisked into the future in a time machine. September 30, 2017 Smurfs : The…
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 2
@ 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 2
@ 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
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