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The New York Public Library offers more than 80,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find an event that interests you. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, September 27
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 1:30 p.m.
Free Consultation and Blood Screening
Join us, Tuesdays and Fridays for Blood Pressure Screenings.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Tue, September 27
@ 2 p.m.
Jewelry Making Class
Learn How to Make Jewelry! • All are welcome. • Beginners or experts. • Instructor is available. • Registration Required/Class Size Limited to 15
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Writing Group
Have a novel in your head and not sure how to put in on paper? Do you have something to say, but writing it out would be better? Join the Teen Writing Group at Wakefield!
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, September 28
@ 11 a.m.
Getting the Most Out of the NYPL Catalog and Database
Did you know you could have an item sent to you from another branch? Ever wondered how to do that? And how do you search the online catalog? Learn how to search for books and other materials from home, how to place holds, rate an item, add items to your shelves, look at reviews and create lists. Learn how you can renew your items before they’re overdue! ALSO, did you know that NYPL has over 700 databases that you can access FOR FREE? All you need is a library card. Come learn what a datab…
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Wed, September 28
@ 3 p.m.
Game On (Non Digital)
Lets play some games that doesn't involve looking at a T.V. screen. Chess, Checkers and other games that require a little more cognitive thinking
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 28
@ 4 p.m.
Anime Club at Wakefield
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the Wakefield community room.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 29
@ 10:15 a.m.
Toddler Time/ Read Aloud
Bring your Toddlers for some Storytime, Singing and Dancing.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, September 29
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, September 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, September 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, September 29
@ 4 p.m.
Game On!
Come in and enjoy a round of video gaming. Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills. Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness. Have Better Balance and Reflexes. Enhance Vision. All of this can be done with just a little gaming
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, September 30
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, September 30
@ 11 a.m.
Getting More out of Google
Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of ther new features Google is offering.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, September 30
@ 1:30 p.m.
Free Consultation and Blood Screening
Join us, Tuesdays and Fridays for Blood Pressure Screenings.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, September 30
@ 3 p.m.
Game On
Come in and enjoy a little video gaming. You'll Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills, Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness, Have Better Balance and Reflexes, Enhance Your Vision.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Anti-Stress Coloring for Adults
All Materials are Provided! Benefits for patrons participating in a coloring session: Coloring requires attention to detail, it helps participant to "zone out" and forget other things going on in their life, therefore reduces stress. Helps adults focus on the positives and relax. Relaxing helps lower blood pressure. It can also lessen anxiety, reduce tension headaches, and relieve digestive upsets. Encourages adults of all ages to revisit their positive childhood memories…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Medicare: with Eric Hausman from NYC Department of Aging
Eric Hausman from the NYC Department of Aging will be discussing Medicare Part A and Part B, Medigap insurance, Medicare Advantage/Medicare Health Plans, Medicare Part D and EPIC and the Medicare Savings Programs. And he will be answering questions on Medicare and related insurance. He works with HIICAP (Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program) at the NYC Department for the Aging.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
Lego Mania
Learn basic engineer principles, motion, and team building. Ages 5–12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Teens can use the extra computer time to work on homework, do gaming, social media, and/or complete their own personal projects.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 4
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 4
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Tue, October 4
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
Engage with your peers. Navigate the internet, research, and complete your homework or project with the additional appointment given on the laptop. Registration Required.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, October 5
@ 11 a.m.
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow. Prerequisites: MS Word for Beginners
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Wed, October 5
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Coder Games
Come and learn how to develop video games while you battle against other libraries in this six week introduction to programming series using Stencyl.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 6
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, October 6
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Thu, October 6
@ 4 p.m.
Anime Club at Wakefield
Teens can catch up on their favorite anime shows and get introduced to new ones! Viewings will be held in the Wakefield community room.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 6
@ 4 p.m.
Toddler Time/ Story time
Bring your Little Ones for some Storytime, Singing and Dancing.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 7
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, October 7
@ 11 a.m.
Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include automating your slideshows, using transitions, adding a soundtrack, and much more. Prerequisites: MS Word for Beginners and MS Power Point for Beginners
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, October 7
@ 3 p.m.
Game On
Come in and enjoy a little video gaming. You'll Improve Memory and Sustained Attention Skills, Reduce Feelings of Depression and Loneliness, Have Better Balance and Reflexes, Enhance Your Vision.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 8
@ 2 p.m.
Afternoon at the Movies
Come and enjoy a feature film with family and friends on the weekend! Enjoy the latest feature films at the Wakefield Library.
Wakefield LibraryFamilies
Tue, October 11
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, October 11
@ 11 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need some practice on the computer? Open Lab is free computer time to hone your computer skills and it does NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11am-12pm Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time on the computer
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Tue, October 11
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
Engage with your peers. Navigate the internet, research, and complete your homework or project with the additional appointment given on the laptop. Registration Required.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, October 12
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Crafts
DIY crafts. Feeling creative, join us. Ages 5-12.
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, October 12
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Coder Games
Come and learn how to develop video games while you battle against other libraries in this six week introduction to programming series using Stencyl.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 13
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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