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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, June 15
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 15
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as they use Makey Makeys to create their own fun game controllers, and create their own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, June 16
@ 11 a.m.
Internet Searching for Beginners
An introduction to the Internet, including getting connected, using a web browser, and navigating web pages. Learn how to find information online using search engines and subject directories. Prerequisites: COMPUTER BASICS
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 16
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Face and Hand Painting
A Summer Reading Program! Face and hand painting for kids. All face paint is non-toxic, hypoallergenic, and water-soluble. For children ages 3 to 12 years old. Presented by Annette Lipson
Wakefield LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 19
@ 11 a.m.
Meditative Coloring!
Coloring books for adults has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress. They are not just for kids anymore. Come join us for a relaxing, stress reducing fun time. All materials will be provided. Meditative Coloring is Known for the Following: HEALTH BENEFITS I: Coloring will help YOU to forget YOUR stresses and troubles in YOUR life. HEALTH BENEFITS II: Coloring will help YOU to lower YOUR blood pressure, lessen anxiety, reduce headaches, and relieve digestive irregular…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 19
@ 11 a.m.
Advanced Internet Searching
Learn advanced search strategies to narrow results and find the best information online. Prerequisites: INTERNET for BEGINNERS
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 19
@ 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, June 20
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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, June 20
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 20
@ 2:15 p.m.
Jewelry Making Class
Learn How to Make Jewelry! • All are welcome. • Beginners or experts. • Instructor is available.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 20
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as they use Makey Makeys to create their own fun game controllers, and create their own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 21
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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
Wed, June 21
@ 11 a.m.
US Citizenship Test Study Group
Wednesdays 11am-12pm Wakefield Library - Adult Learning Center Adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test are invited to join us for our weekly practice workshop. Each workshop will focus on the 100 citizenship test civics questions and the USCIS writing and reading vocabulary for the Naturalization Test. Students will also learn about New York Public Library resources and other online resources to continue their practice at home.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 21
@ 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, June 22
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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, June 22
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 22
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Create and Animate
A Summer Reading Program Learn how to turn your ideas into animated drawings. Experiment and draw artwork digitally by using the various tools in an iPad drawing app and turn into an animation. Presented by DJ SpazeCraft-Aaron Lazansky. For ages 13-18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, June 23
@ 11 a.m.
MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using MS Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets. Prerequisites: MS Word for Beginners
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 26
@ 11 a.m.
Advanced MS Excel 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting Prerequisites: MS EXCEL for BEGINNERS
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 26
@ 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)
Mon, June 26
@ 11 p.m.
Meditative Coloring!
Coloring books for adults has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress. They are not just for kids anymore. Come join us for a relaxing, stress reducing fun time. All materials will be provided. Meditative Coloring is Known for the Following: HEALTH BENEFITS I: Coloring will help YOU to forget YOUR stresses and troubles in YOUR life. HEALTH BENEFITS II: Coloring will help YOU to lower YOUR blood pressure, lessen anxiety, reduce headaches, and relieve digestive irregular…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 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 Tuesday, Wednesday, & 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, June 27
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, June 27
@ 2:15 p.m.
Jewelry Making Class
Learn How to Make Jewelry! • All are welcome. • Beginners or experts. • Instructor is available.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 28
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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
Wed, June 28
@ 11 a.m.
US Citizenship Test Study Group
Wednesdays 11am-12pm Wakefield Library - Adult Learning Center Adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test are invited to join us for our weekly practice workshop. Each workshop will focus on the 100 citizenship test civics questions and the USCIS writing and reading vocabulary for the Naturalization Test. Students will also learn about New York Public Library resources and other online resources to continue their practice at home.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, June 29
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Thu, June 29
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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, June 29
@ 11 a.m.
Adult Gaming Hour!
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, June 30
@ 11 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.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, June 30
@ 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,
50+,
Adults
Sun, July 2
@ 12 noon
Diabetes
Diabetes Want to learn how to prevent or manage diabetes? Join us for Diabetes 101.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Thu, July 6
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Mon, July 10
@ 4 p.m.
Summer Reading
Make it Happen!
A Summer Reading Program A workshop that provides career preparation for teens/young adults pursuing their first time job and preparing for college interviews. Through interactive activities the program is fun and informative and explains all areas of job searching ranging from cover letters to appropriate dress attire. Presented by Sheree Elder. For ages 13-18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 13
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Sat, July 15
@ 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
Thu, July 20
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Tue, July 25
@ 3 p.m.
Summer Reading
A Better World
A Summer Reading Program Using the manga artform to create stories and characters of diversity, empowerment, and tolerance. Creating new worlds that are fair, diverse and fun, we learn how to use cartooning and Manga to make the world a better place. One-shot or part of group of classes that focus on how to make comics the right and fair way. Presented by Ivan Velez. For ages 13-18 years old.
Wakefield LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 27
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Fri, August 4
@ 12 noon
Nutrition
Nutrition Come join us for an informative workshop on Nutrition. Learn how to be healthier through the food we consume as well as how food impacts on our health.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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