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24 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Paperbag Gingerbread Houses
Using brown paper bags and several different materials such a glitter, pom poms, crayons, and markers children will be encouraged to get into the hoiday spirit by creating their own personal gingerbread houses.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: 3D Paper Snowflakes
Using nothing but paper and glue, make these beautiful 3D paper snowflakes to get in the spirit of winter! Keep them to decorate your home or leave them with the staff to decorate the library.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, December 13
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Time!
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading, song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, December 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Teen Tech 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!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, December 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Coloring for Tots
Love to color? Come join us for coloring fun! we will provide access to crayons and a variety of coloring pages for kids to color their own masterpieces!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, December 14
@ 5 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Thu, December 15
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Shopping Online
Learn on to protect yourself when shopping online, as well as what services are available and how to take full advantage of them.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Thu, December 15
@ 4 p.m.
Ugly Sweater Contest
Children and teens will be encouraged to wear their holiday “ugly sweaters” to Baychester on this day for an ugly sweater contest that will be judged according to different age brackets for several winners.
Baychester LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, December 16
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Program: Anime Club
Join us for an afternoon of anime watching, fun, and Japanese-influenced activities. Bring your friends!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, December 16
@ 3:30 p.m.
S.T.E.M. The Gingerbread Man Trap
After reading The Gingerbread Boy by Paul Gandone children will dicuss the different types of traps used throuhgout the story, why they didn’t work, and what changes can be made to the trap in order for it to work.
Baychester LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 19
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Friendship Bracelets
Make a frienship bracelet for your bestie, yourself, or that special person in your life! All materials and instructions will be provided.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, December 20
@ 11 a.m.
Toddler Time!
Tales for the teeny tiny! Come join us on The Baychester Library's Eric Carle Toddler Time Rug for interactive reading, song, and play that your little ones will enjoy!
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, December 20
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Teen Tech 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!
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, December 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: CSI Baychester
It's time for Crime Scene Investigation: Baychester! In this winter themed crime scene, we will study some techniques used by crime scene investigators and maybe even solve a mystery or two.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, December 21
@ 5 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Thu, December 22
@ 10 a.m.
Digital Devices
Ipad Basics Open Lab
Come and review all the topics discussed during our Ipad Basic classes. Bring your questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Fri, December 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Kids Program: Paper Plate Santa
Come join us to make your own paper plater Santa Claus for the Holiday's.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Thu, December 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Program: Art Afternoon
Get your creative juices flowing in this free expression art program. Take your art home, or leave it to decorate the library.
Baychester LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, January 4
@ 10:30 a.m.
How to use Flipster and Academic Search Premier
With Flipster you can Access over 100 popular magazines, including Bon Appetit, Sports Illustrated, Time, and People, through this digital platform. Send issues to the app (available in the Apple App Store and Google Play) for offline reading. Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database of more than 4,600 magazines and journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full-text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for 8,470 journals. B…
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, January 6
@ 3 p.m.
Meditation for a New Year
In this busy, fast -paced world, peace seems like an elusive commodity. Join Renate Lanotte, MS LCSW Psychotherapist and long-time meditator, for this powerful workshop. There will be a meditation sitting during the program and she will explain helpful and stimulating techniques that can help one discover inner peace . Start the New Year by elevating your vibrational frequencies and bring joy, peace and relaxation into your lives. For new or advanced meditators.
Baychester LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, January 7
@ 2 p.m.
Children's Saturday Matinee (Movie)
All Children! Come on down to the Baychester library to watch a Saturday Matinee in the community room.
Baychester LibraryChildren
Sat, January 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Toilet Paper Snowman
Come join us for arts and crafts to create your own Toilet paper snowman using toilet paper rolls and construction paper it will be so much fun for the winter season.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, February 14
@ 11 a.m.
Cupid's Valentine Concert
Presley and Melody's interactive "read and sing" music productions unleach the "power of Music" as they integrate a live music program with reading, singing, and audience participations. This creative interactive musical experience transform fans from spectators to participators, as children become stars on stage. Best for children of all ages.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, March 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Rollicking Rollercoasters
Design, build and test a mini coaster for marbles to ride on. Best for children ages 6 and older. Presented by Arch For Kids. Limit to 25 children only plus their caregivers.
Baychester LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children