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The New York Public Library offers more than 93,000 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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30 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Fri, September 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Old Fashion Game Play
Let's travel back in time when there were no computers. Parents & guardians are encouraged to play. Fun for all ages!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Computer Hardware - The Anatomy of the Computer
Do you know what makes your computer tick. Learn about the different parts that make your computer run.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, September 26
@ 4 p.m.
Tinker Shop
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! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited to first 10 participants age 7+ - first come, first in!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 11 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, October 3
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Word 2010 for Beginners Part 1
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include: entering and editing text, saving files, and various formatting options.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, October 3
@ 4 p.m.
Superhero Workshop
With the current popularity of Comic Book superheroes in Hollywood now this has created opportunities for our younger generation to be introduced to a forgotten format of reading, such as comic books, graphic novels, and manga to name a few. The “Superhero Workshop” is a cohesive blend of reading, writing and visual creativity, which reinforces what they are taught in school. Teens will use the Character Creator Sheet as a template to create their Superhero, which includes features, such as heig…
Woodlawn Heights LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 5
@ 11 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, October 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Old Fashion Game Play
Let's travel back in time when there were no computers. Parents & guardians are encouraged to play. Fun for all ages!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 10
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
MS Word 2010 for Beginners Part 2
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include: entering and editing text, saving files, and various formatting options.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, October 10
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, October 10
@ 6 p.m.
Woodlawn Heights Book Discussion Group
October's title will be Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Achidie.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryBook Lovers
Thu, October 12
@ 10 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, October 12
@ 11 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Fri, October 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Old Fashion Game Play
Let's travel back in time when there were no computers. Parents & guardians are encouraged to play. Fun for all ages!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 17
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, October 18
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Advanced MS Word 2010 Part 1
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Thu, October 19
@ 10 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, October 19
@ 11 a.m.
Baby/Toddler Storytime
Come enjoy stories and songs with your baby/toddler. Fun for everyone!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, October 19
@ 3:30 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 We have a Magic program this day.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 19
@ 4 p.m.
Halloween Magic Show
A ghostly show that's more fun than horrifying! Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris use magic and slapstick to demonstrate some of the goulish aspects of Halloween! Best for ages 2 and older. Presented by Pete and Chris Amusements
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, October 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Old Fashion Game Play
Let's travel back in time when there were no computers. Parents & guardians are encouraged to play. Fun for all ages!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, October 21
@ 2 p.m.
Banned Book Club
October's title is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryBook Lovers
Tue, October 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Advanced MS Word 2010 Part 2
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, October 24
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, October 27
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Old Fashion Game Play
Let's travel back in time when there were no computers. Parents & guardians are encouraged to play. Fun for all ages!
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 31
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE. Space is limited, so please register in advance at the library.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, November 7
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Email Sign-up Lab
Use this supervised lab time to sign up for a free email account. The account you create will be required for later email classes. (Please note: this is not a class on how to use email. This session will be used solely for the purpose of signing up for an account.) There are no handouts for this Open Lab.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, November 14
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, November 21
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
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.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Tue, November 28
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
LinkedIn for Job Seekers
Learn strategies on how to utilize your LinkedIn account in your job search, including customizing your LinkedIn profile, finding LinkedIn groups to join, performing basic and advanced job searches, and more.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults