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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Baby Social
Play ground is too cold or it’s rainy? Do you and your baby need to get out of the house? Come to the library! A safe, indoor space for babies under 23 months and their caregivers to play and socialize. Baby toys and board books are available. This is a walk-in program. No registration needed. This program will be held in the Auditorium. For Toddlers over 2 years-old, please check out "1, 2, 3, Play With Me" program on Wednesdays 2:30 PM-4:00 PM.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab Fridays
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Need to learn "cut and paste"? Curious about Social Media? Want to borrow and "download" E-books? Confused by your smart phone settings and Internet use? Don't know how to find government services online? Never tried online banking, bill pay, or other "paperless" services? Haven't touched a computer yet? Bring your technology questions, and/or digital devices and need to learn to Open Lab! Registration not required. Walk-in help first come, f…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Game On!
Get ready to play some of your favorite board & Wii games. Children ages 5-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Video Games
Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, March 25
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Saturday Sing-Along
Join us in singing favorite children's songs! Singing is fun, and also enhances the early literacy skills by braking up words to small pieces and emphasizing with rhythm. It is one of the important pre-reading skills we can help young children aquire. No registration necessary. All ages are welcome. It takes place in Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Sat, March 25
@ 1 p.m.
American Masters-Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Journey through the prolific life of the “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” author and activist, who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Features new interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Common, the Clintons, and others. Film Synopsis: This is the first feature documentary about the incomparable Dr. Maya Angelou (1928-2014), best known for her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Random House). Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in Amer…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Sat, March 25
@ 2 p.m.
Teen Coloring
Visit the Teen Room to color a picture and listen to music.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, March 25
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, March 27
@ 1 p.m.
Board Games
Play your friends (or maybe even challenge your local librarian) to a board game.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, March 27
@ 2 p.m.
It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays*, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 24th through April 15th. *(No Monday hours in January) To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary document…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, March 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is here! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! For ages 5-12. No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis. This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, March 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Movie Monday
Come watch movies with your friends & be the critic
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, March 27
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Literacy Inc. Read Aloud
Come and listen to stories, make a craft project, & enjoy a snack with the staff of Literacy Inc. Children ages 3-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Wee Little Ones Storytime
Introduce your baby to books! This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. The storytime will include board and picture books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Auditorium and will be directly followed by the Baby Space Storytime.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime:Baby Space at St. George Library
Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! Target age group is confident walking babies before 2 year-old and their caregivers. Pre-registration required for the first time. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children's Information desk. For non-walker babies, check out our Wee Little Ones from 10 am - 10:30 am!
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 1 p.m.
On a Budget? Learn Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy
On a Budget? Learn Inexpensive Ways to be Healthy Cut your monthly bill in half while losing weight and getting healthier 10 ways to make smart, healthy choices that will support your long-term health and prevent disease
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 2 p.m.
Free Art
Be creative! Draw something. Color a picture. Create anything you like. All materials are provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 28
@ 2 p.m.
It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays*, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 24th through April 15th. *(No Monday hours in January) To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary document…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, March 28
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Video Games
Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, March 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Kids' Coding Club: Google CS First (Code Your Story* with TechConnect)
Like playing computer games? Ever dream of building your own? Then, join our Google CS First Coding Club for Kids! We will use the MIT Scratch Program and Google CS First to create an animated story using music! Please note: This program will differ slightly from our previous club theme. This time, children will create a story that includes music and sound! Children ages 7-14 welcome. No registration required. Due to a limited number of computers, this is a first come, first served pr…
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, March 28
@ 6 p.m.
Budgeting Workshop
This is the third of six workshops that will focus on The Richest Man in Babylon book. The book by George Samuel Clason, dispenses financial advice through a collection of parables set in ancient Babylon. Through their experiences in business and managing household finances, the characters in the parables learn simple lessons in financial wisdom. The financial series will include many of the teachings from the book such as home buying, credit repair, savings, investments, budgeting, and insuran…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, March 29
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Ready To Learn
Will your child be heading to Pre-K next school year? Then, our Ready To Learn storytime is the perfect head start! Part classroom, part storytime, this program focuses on letter & number recognition, basic math skills, and social concepts (sharing, manners, etc.). For ages 3 and up. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children’s Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, March 29
@ 2 p.m.
It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays*, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 24th through April 15th. *(No Monday hours in January) To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary document…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, March 29
@ 2:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
1, 2, 3 Play with Me
An informal playgroup for young children (ages 2-5) and their parents and/or caregivers to meet other families and encourage children to develop together through play. The last 15 minutes of the program be an informal storytime. For ages 2-5. This is a drop-in program. No registration required. This program will be held in the Auditorium. Please note: For babies under 2 years-old, please check out our"Baby Social" program on Thursdays from 12:00-1:30PM.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, March 29
@ 3 p.m.
D.I.Y. Wednesdays
March 8– Lanyard March 15th-D.I.Y. Sugar Scrub March 22nd-Duct Tape Flower Pens March 29th-Dream Catcher All materials are provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, March 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids' Movie Matinee
Classic kids' favorites or new feature films on Wednesday afternoons! Held in the Children's Room, movies are for all ages, first come, first served. Moana 3/8 Zootopia 3/15 Sing 3/22 Chicken Little 3/29
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Baby Social
Play ground is too cold or it’s rainy? Do you and your baby need to get out of the house? Come to the library! A safe, indoor space for babies under 23 months and their caregivers to play and socialize. Baby toys and board books are available. This is a walk-in program. No registration needed. This program will be held in the Auditorium. For Toddlers over 2 years-old, please check out "1, 2, 3, Play With Me" program on Wednesdays 2:30 PM-4:00 PM.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Video Games
Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 3 p.m.
College Readiness: Essay Writing Workshop
Need help writing your college essay? Would you like someone to look over your draft? Visit the Teen Room for help.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, March 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is here! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! For ages 5-12. No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis. This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, March 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime: Read Me A Story
Come and listen to picture book stories and then make a craft. Children ages 3-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required. This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 31
@ 2 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Finding a Job Online
Learn how to use the internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Fri, March 31
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Video Games
Come have some friendly competition with your friends on the PS3 and PS4.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, March 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Game On!
Get ready to play some of your favorite board & Wii games. Children ages 5-12 welcome. Younger siblings accommodated. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, April 1
@ 10 a.m.
Art For A Lifetime
African American Song. From Field Hollers to Hip-Hop
Join us for a journey through African-American music in this 8-session program directed by Carolyn Clark. In this free, 8-session program, participants will discuss, listen, sing, and play (as experience allows) a variety of African-American songs. In addition, participants will explore the development of different African American song genres, and how the African American influence has been felt all over the world. Registration Required: Call 718-442-8560 or stop by the branch. Session Dat…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, April 1
@ 3 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, April 3
@ 2 p.m.
It's Tax Time. Go Get Your Refund!
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. This service is offered on Mondays*, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. George Library Center. It will run from January 24th through April 15th. *(No Monday hours in January) To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 per year (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all necessary document…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Mon, April 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
LEGO Club
Enjoying building with LEGOs? Rough day at school? Finished your homework? Want to chill out? Then, join us at LEGO club! Get ready to use your imagination as we use LEGO® bricks and pieces to build buildings, cars, robots, and more. Children ages 4-12 and families welcome. No registration required. This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
Mon, April 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids' Homework Help
Kids’ Homework Help is here! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! For ages 5-12. No registration required. All children helped on a first come, first served basis. This program will be held in the Children's Room.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 4
@ 10 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Wee Little Ones Storytime
Introduce your baby to books! This program is geared toward pre-walkers and non-confident walkers. Ages 0-14 months suggested. The storytime will include board and picture books, rhymes, bounces, and tickles. No registration required. Please note: This program will be held in the Auditorium and will be directly followed by the Baby Space Storytime.
St. George Library CenterChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
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