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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Internet for Beginners
We'll teach you how to get on the Internet and surf the Web!
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
互聯網醫療資訊(I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
和王嘉廉社區醫療中心一起探索互聯網上的醫療資訊 (Chinese language only)
Morrisania LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
PC Basics
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
@ 10 a.m.
Adult Open Lab
Adults are welcome to use one of the branch laptops from 10am-12pm. Open lab allows adults to use Microsoft programs, web browsers and much more!
West Farms Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
PC VS. MAC
Are you a Mac, PC... or neither? Learn about the differences between Apple's Mac computers and Windows PCs by exploring the advantages and limitations of each platform.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Clase de Computacion y Tecnologia
¿Quiere mejorar su conocimiento de la tecnología? Aproveche de esta clase semenal con conceptos para principantes.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
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 a.m.
Next Chapter
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a free and fun Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Exercise equipment will be provided. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
One-on-One Computer Help
September: 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 10, 13, 15, 16, 17, 20, 22, 23, 24, 27, 30. Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 10:00am – 1:00pm Saturday: 12:30pm - 4:30pm This class is right for you if you need help in: Basic Mouse & Keyboard Microsoft Word Email Other Basic Needs…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Canceled
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 a.m.
Coloring
Free coloring sheets for children to have fun coloring!
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Tech connect one-on-one
Assit with computer and software issues, questions. Printing, emails, web searches, handheld devices, downloading ebooks, files, mp3, cloud drive, etc
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:15 a.m.
TechConnect
Connecting To The Cloud
Curious about the cloud and what it can do for you? Take this class to learn about services that leverage the power of the cloud to bring the best of entertainment and productivity to whatever device you're using.
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg GoldmanJoin us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2016, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. September 16, 23, 30 October 7, 14, 21, 28 November 4, , 18, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities we…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Computers for Seniors
Have computer trouble? We can help.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
MOVEMENT SPEAKS/HARLEM with Naomi Goldberg Hass/ Dances For A Variable Population
Photos by Meg GoldmanJoin us celebrating moving in strong and creative ways! In the months of September to December 2016, Naomi and company will lead seniors in Harlem in a series of dance fitness classes for older adults of all ages and abilities. Classes: Fridays from 10:30 AM - 12 PM. September 23, 30 October 7, 14, 21, 28 November 4, 18, December 2, 9, 16 Program is free. Call 347-683-2691 for more information Older adults of all ages and abilities welcome. Atten…
George Bruce Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
Great Kills Adult Coloring Group
Tired of seeing the world in black and white or dealing with the gray areas of life? Immerse yourself in the stress reducing and meditative world of coloring. As seen on Fox News, NBC News and USA Today, this new trend has many health benefits. Come color with us. You will be tickled pink. We will supply the coloring sheets and colored pencils. This group meets on Fridays at 10:30 am
Great Kills LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library–September 2016
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…
Mosholu LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library - September 2016
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…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 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
Today
@ 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
Today
@ 11 a.m.
NEW PROGRAM: Baby Playtime @ the Library
Introducing our newest program for or littlest patrons.... Baby Playtime @ the Library! This is a time for babies and their caregivers to gather and play. All toys will be provided by the library. This program will take place every Friday, from 11am - 12pm, in the children's room
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Today
@ 11:15 a.m.
STAY WELL EXERCISE FOR SENIORS*
Join us for a a free Stay Well exercise Session for seniors. Stay Well volunteers are certified by the NYC's Department for the aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for seniors of all ability levels. Exercise equipment will be provided. All participants must sign a wavier before you join , please wear loose and comfortable clothing.
St. Agnes Library, Community Program RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Arts & Crafts
Hands-on projects using a variety of skills.
Pelham Bay LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
TechConnect
One-on-One Computer Assistance
Come to the Riverdale branch and sit down with a librarian for a 30-45 minute individualized computer appointment. Learn how to open a new email account, save documents, browse the Internet, download NYPL e-books, etc. Make a list of your questions and get them answered. E-reader, tablet and smartphone users welcomed. By appointment only. Appointments are not limited to Fridays. Please call 718-549-1212 .
Riverdale LibraryAdults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 12 noon
Vocal New York HEP C Action Meeting
At least 215,000 New Yorkers have chronic Hepatitis C (HCV) infection, with half unaware of their status. Build with us on September 30, 2016 at 12pm and help create the 2017 Legislative HCV Platform. Participate, learn and discuss the state of the Hepatitis C epidemic, so we can work to end it. Community members directly affected by Hepatitis C are encouaged to attend.
Harlem LibraryAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Money Makes Sense
Teach financial literacy skills to people supported by AHRCNYC who need to understand how to save money. During an hour and 15 minute workshop volunteers are paired with 1 or 2 people to discuss concepts about money management. Volunteers will help people think about how they are spending money and ways in which they can increase their savings, improve their budgeting skills and understand credit and credit ratings. This program uses different activities to assist people with understanding the i…
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Get one on one help to learn how to use the computer. Learn how to send an email, or use the mouse. Get help and advice on creating a resume or flyer as well.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults
Today
@ 1 p.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!
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Canceled
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Internet 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: Basic mouse, keyboarding, and computer skills.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Adult Coloring
Coloring is no longer just for kids! Come join the latest way for adults to relax! Did you know that coloring has been shown to have therapeutic benefits? Or that it has been shown to have effects similar to meditation, by creating a deeper sense of awareness, focus, and attention? Well, if you didn't know now you know! Come unwind by coloring cool intricate designs used to reduce stress and increase mindfulness. Coloring can help you combat stress, stimulate brain areas related to motor s…
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 1:30 p.m.
Free Consultation and Blood Screening
Join us, Tuesdays and Fridays for Blood Pressure Screenings.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Library Resources
NYPL Databases - How to access online tutorials through NYPL!
Discover more than 3000 FREE ACCESS topics of value for education, career, life long learning available through NYPL.ORG with an NYPL library card and PIN number. This workshop will connect you with LYNDA.COM and other enriching and empowering online resources.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Dance with Lynn
Join your fellow seniors for beginner-level salsa dancing! Keep the party going. Find salsa music!
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Healthy Aging 4 Week Group
Are you interested in healthy aging? Join Lynn Ringhaver RN, BSN, Lac. for a 4 week group dedicated to your physical and mental balance. HEALTHY AGING GROUP (4) 90 minute classes Fridays in September 9/9, 9/16, 9/23 & 9/30 2:00pm-3:30pm Limited to 10 people, must commit to all 4 sessions  Focusing on the connections between the mind,body and healthy aging.  Participants will be introduced to a variety of stress reduction techniques.  You will be taught self massage and movement te…
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 2:30 p.m.
Adult Knitting Club
ADULT KNITTING CLUB Seward Park Branch Library Fridays, September 9, 16, 23, and 30. Bring your own knitting needles and yarn!
Seward Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Tech Time @ Hamilton Grange
Need extra computer time? Want to pimp your MySpace? Research colleges? Edit video? Just search the web? Learn about our electronic services and play with the library laptops. For ages 12 to 18.
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Need extra time computer time? Want to play a game, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Research colleges? Search the web? Come Join us. Ages 12-18.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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