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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Finding a Job Online | S.C.F.U. private session
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.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Mac Computers for Beginners
Learn the basics of using a Mac computer in this hands-on class. Topics include: using the dock, searching files, Mac-only applications, and much more.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Meditative Coloring at Wakefield!
Meditative Coloring has been shown to be relaxing, and to reduce stress for Adults and Seniors. Coloring is NOT just for kids anymore. Come join us daily from 11am for a relaxing, stress reducing fun time. All materials are provided FREE of charge. Families Welcome! 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: Col…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Wakefield Gaming
Chess, Checkers, etc for Adults. Familes Welcome Daily from 11am More Info
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Parkchester Library - October 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking to your child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate Level English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos. Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you. This program…
Parkchester LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
One on One Computer Sessions
Do you want to learn about computer? Do you want to be techie? Here is a list of possible one on one computer session you can inquire our staff about. Learn to type Learn to use the mouse Basic Compter Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel IPad Basic Internet And Many More Please come to our one on one computer sessions on Wednesdays or Fridays between 10:00am - 12:30pm. Please register at the front desk for available time slots. The computer sessions are only 30…
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Get Your Resume Right: Formatting with Word 2010
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. You will also learn how to use the Thesaurus to improve the wording of your resume. Please bring your resume either in your email or on a USB drive.
Tremont Library, Computer LabAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
All About Computers
Design 360: Illustrator 2 - Text Design
This class explores how to manipulate text in Illustrator and Photoshop, including topics on different methods of placing type, changing properties, converting type into shapes, and basic typography theory. Design 360 is a series of classes that aims to help students develop skills in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. Each class includes a project that can be completed outside of class, either at home or in one of the open labs hosted at the Science Industry and Business Library, Bronx…
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate Excel
This class continues to build on Excel for Beginners to give students a solid foundation in Excel. Topics include: Absolute vs Relative Cell References, Errors, Freeze Panes, Conditional Formatting, Printing Spreadsheets, Filter, Sort, Remove Duplicates, and Autofill. Skills Required: Be able to use a mouse and keyboard Open files and folders Enter Data Select and format cells Write a basic formula and function Copy and Paste
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Classroom AAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Classes: St. Agnes Library - October 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy Award-winning half hour TV show created to help people practice English. Each story is about everyday situations, like going to the doctor or talking with a child's teacher. The characters speak slowly and clearly. Intermediate and Advanced Level Conversation 2-Hour Classes for English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL): Adult learners will have the opportunity to learn English by watching We Are New York videos and discussing them with other adults from around the…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Programs on Demand
(CEIS) Employer Pop-Up Recruitment Event
(CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services is pleased to announce our Pop-Up Recruitment Events, a fast, simple approach for employers to identify, screen and review credentials, as well as select potential employees for their organizations. Please join us, and meet with Recruiters who are screening candidates for: Retail - Manufacturing - Warehouse Associates - Construction Flaggers - Restaurant Workers - Airport Cabin Cleaners - Health Care Professionals - Baggage Handlers Wheelc…
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers, footers, footnotes, and endnotes.
Tottenville LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Computer Class
Come and join the West Farms team as we learn the basic computer programs that are essential for PC users. Students will learn how to use Microsoft Excel, Power Point, Word, web browsers, social media, and much more!
West Farms Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop
Learn about print motivation and ways to implement it in your everyday lives with your child. For Parents and Caregivers of children ages 0-5.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryParents/Caregivers
Today
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
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 get one-on-one assistance!
New Dorp LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Wakefield Open Lab!
Do you need some practice time on the computer? Then Wakefield's Open Computer Lab is free computer time for you to hone your computer skills! And OPEN LAB will NOT count against your daily computer appointment. Daily from 11am-12pm. Please Note: there will be no instructor nor will there be any lesson for this program. It is simply practice time for you on the computer.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
(Career Services) West Farms Library Employer Pop-Up Recruitment Event
(CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services is pleased to announce our Pop-Up Recruitment Events, a fast, simple approach for employers to identify, screen and review credentials, as well as select potential employees for their organizations. Please join us, and meet with Recruiters who are screening candidates for: Retail - Manufacturing - Warehouse Associates - Construction Flaggers - Restaurant Workers - Airport Cabin Cleaners - Health Care Professionals - Baggage Handlers Wheelc…
West Farms LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
(Career Services) Bronx Library Center Employer Pop-Up Recruitment Series
(CEIS) Career, Education and Information Services is pleased to announce our Employer Pop-Up Recruitment Series, a fast, simple approach for employers to identify, screen and review credentials, as well as select potential employees for their organizations. Please join us, and meet with Recruiters who are screening candidates for: Retail - Manufacturing - Warehouse Associates - Construction Flaggers - Restaurant Workers - Airport Cabin Cleaners - Health Care Professionals - Baggage Handlers W…
Bronx Library Center, Career, Education and Information ServicesJob Seekers
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Typing Club!
Do you ever find typing on a keyboard frustrating? Are you still using the “hunt and peck” method of one finger per letter at a time? Join our Typing Club, which meets the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 11AM for one hour, and learn how to “touch-type,” getting your speed and efficiency up and making fewer errors, all without having to look at your hands while you type! Meet new people, and have fun while you’re at it. Ages 18-110! No registration required. All NYPL programs are fr…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Resume Workshop
For all those on the job search, stop in and have your resume spruced up! Work together with a resourceful librarian to create a resume that will make you personally proud and professionally successful. Just bring in a digital copy of your current resume and let’s get to work!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 11:15 a.m.
Staten Island Babywearers
Want to learn the skills to being a good babywearer? Join us as we host Staten Island's first peer to peer babywearing group, led by a certified babywearing educator! During these meetings you will be able to see demonstrations of how to babywear, as well as test out different types of babywraps that are readily available.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Arts and Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Getting More out of Google
Come and explore the depths of Google. Discover some of ther new features Google is offering.
Hamilton Fish Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Braille Study Group (Wednesdays)
Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Wednesdays, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Join staff, peers and volunteers who can help you with your braille study plan and assignments and recommend strategies for taking your braille proficiency to the next level. Braille games and activities will help you put your skills into practice. This study group welcomes blind and sighted learners alike. If you’re not sure how to begin learning braille, we can help. To register: 212-621-0627 or chanceyfleet@nypl.org.
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teachers,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Computer Tutorial: Open Lab.
Basic Computer Tutorial: Open Lab. Having trouble using the computer? Want learn how to send an email? Curious about social media? Bring your basic technology questions and get one-on-one assistance. *First come, first served. **All dates and times are subject to change.
Melrose LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Arts and Craft for Toddlers
Crafts for toddlers, ages 18 months -36 months.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
TechConnect
MS Excel | SumIF
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Halloween Movie + Craft For Toddlers
Halloween Movie + Craft For Toddlers Toddlers & their caregivers are invited to enjoy a short movie or cartoon and a related simple craft project. Please note that this program takes place before the library opens to the public. Doors will open @ 11:15AM. This program will take place in the 3rd floor community room.
Epiphany LibraryToddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Women's Circle
Join us for a discussion on resources available for women. We will also discuss issues affecting in their daily lives.
Westchester Square LibraryAdults,
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers
Today
@ 12 noon
Adult Tech Time Macomb's Bridge LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Microsoft Office 2010
Lunchtime Tech: 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. This class will be limited to 5 participants on a first come, first served basis.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Adult Tech Time Wednesdays
Need extra computer time? Want to electrify your Facebook page? Watch YouTube videos? Want private quiet time to use the computer, Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. No library card required, and you can make five free prints (during tech time only)
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Adult Coloring Wednesday
Coloring is a relaxing, stress-relieving way to balance life and work. Drop in and spend an hour with other adults, having fun and expressing your creativity. No experience necessary. You don’t even have to color within the lines. Choose your own coloring pages from a large collection of images printed from the internet. We provide markers, crayons or colored pencils. Wednesdays from 12:00 am -1:00 pm. This progam is a part of our Clason's Point wellness series. Bring your tablet or iPad and we…
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
Walk-in Computer Help
Do you need quick help with a computer problem? Confused as to how to download e-books on your new smartphone or tablet? Stop into the Riverdale Branch Monday through Friday at 12 PM and someone will be available to help you. First come, first served. *Smartphone and tablet users should know device password in order to download apps. **Kindle users should know their Amazon account username (e-mail address associated with your account) and password.
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 12:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Assisted Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don't know how to cut and paste? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance.
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting Circle
The Knitting Circle is back in October 2017! Intermediate and advanced knitters and crocheters shre techniques and projects with each other, while beginners practice their skills, all in a fun and social setting on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. Please bring your own knitting or crocheting materials.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS Excel 2010: Formulas
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. This class will focus on creating formulas in Excel spreadsheets.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab - One on One Computer Help 電脑筆記本時間
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Want to start applying for jobs online? Bring technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Help available in English and Chinese. 你遇到電子郵件的問題?不知道如何剪切和粘貼?有技術上的問題,並一起帶來問吧!
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Knitting & Crocheting Club
Come meet your fellow stitchers in the neighborhood. Bring along your latest project to share.
Great Kills Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at several library locations! A family program designed for preschool children and their caregivers, these sessions will be a hands-on exploration of the five senses hearing, touch, smell, taste and sight. Workshop series is FREE.
Melrose LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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