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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
微軟簡報入門課(MS Powerpoint 2010 for Beginners)
微軟簡報軟体的基本用法及技巧。
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10 a.m.
Artist Wilhelmina Grant Presents "Climbing the Wall" Exhibit Hamilton Grange 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.
Clase de Computacion y Tecnologia
¿Quiere mejorar su conocimiento de la tecnología? Aproveche de esta clase semanal. Empezamos este mes con conceptos para principiantes.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumAdults,
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.
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.
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.
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 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 skills Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel iPad basic skills Internet And more Please come to our one-on-one computer sessions on Wednesdays or Fridays between 10AM–12:30PM. Please register at the front desk for available time slots. Computer sessions are only 30…
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
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. July 1st: Online Banking July 8th: Computer Safety/ Maintenance July 15th: Protecting your Privacy & Security July 22nd: Google Drive/Docs July 29th: *TBA*
Eastchester LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New Yorrk (WANY)- English Conversation GroupRoosevelt Island LibraryAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Advanced MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Roosevelt Island Library-July 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 progr…
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Mosholu Library- July 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 Englishby 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.
Computers for Seniors
Have computer trouble? We can help.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New Yorrk (WANY) — English Conversation Group
Come meet new friends at the Library while practicing your English.
Roosevelt Island LibraryAdults
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.
Comfy Couch Playtime
Explore books, blocks, puzzles, and more as you enjoy our cozy carpet area and meet other babies and toddlers in the neighborhood. Please note this is free, self-guided play time with a selection of toys to boost cognitive and motor development, not a structured program. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Mondays and Fridays in July from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Hamilton Grange Library, Children's RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Free Computer Classes
Friday July 1st - Open Lab Tuesday July 5th - Open Lab Friday July 8th - Computer Basics Tuesday July 12th - Getting More from Google Friday July 15th - Internet for Beginners Tuesday July 19th - Advanced Internet Searching Friday July 22nd - Shopping Online Tuesday July 26th - MS Word for Beginners Friday July 29th - Advanced MS Word
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Silver Yoga on the Chair with Miriam
A gentle class that is aimed to quiet the mind as participants exercise the body. Participants will perform mild poses and stretches according to the silver yoga program for senior citizens. Registration required. Please e-mail LauraStein@nypl.org to reserve your spot.
Grand Central Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions include: Coloring our Collections (ages 12-18) Thai String Dolls (ages 12-18) Gaming: Life Size Scrabble (ages 12-18)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All-Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at your local branch! Sessions include: Coloring our Collections (ages 12-18) Thai String Dolls (ages 12-18) Gaming: Life Size Scrabble (ages 12-18)
New Amsterdam Library, AuditoriumChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Adult and Teen Lunchtime Video Game Coding
This is a 6 week program which will focus on learning Stencyl and using it to create a Platform game (think old school Mario). We will meet every Friday for a class focusing on a specific task and then have an Open Lab for people who want to work more on their games on Saturdays. Please plan to attend most if not all of the sessions. Feel free to bring your lunch with you.
West Farms Library, Story Hour RoomAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Preschool/ Toddler Play time
Meet with neighborhood friends for socialization and to build fine and gross motor skills. For ages 18 months-5 years.
Westchester Square LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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
Free Karaoke KTV
Free Karaoke KTV Friday, July 1, 22, and 22 from 12-2:30 pm. Community Room, Lower Level.
Seward Park Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 12 noon
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All­Star!
Team up with the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-­on creative programs at your local branch! This month's session is: Ninja Party!
Hamilton Fish Park Library, First FloorChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
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
I Need a Doctor: Health Info Online
Learn to find consumer health information online, including doctors' credentials, hospital information, drug side effects, conventional and alternative medical treatments of diseases, diets, weight loss, nutrition and exercises, and how to evaluate these websites.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Summer Crafts @ 125th!
Make cool summer crafts at the library!
125th Street Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Life Skills: Budgeting, Credit, & Debt
This class introduces savings and budget concepts: Review banks and banking products, including debit and credit cards, and how to reduce indebtedness. The class also introduces investment principles. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Get in the Game Day!Mott Haven LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Fitness Friday!
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, and bring a water bottle.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
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.
St. George Library CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
One-On-One Computer Sessions
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Here is a list of possible one-on-one computer session you can inquire about: Emailing Microsoft Word Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Excel Basic Internet Our one-on-one computer sessions will be on Fridays between 2:00pm - 4:00pm. **Please register at the front desk OR call for available time slots.**
Soundview LibraryAdults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Fitness Friday!
Stay in shape with fun exercises! Come in comfortable clothing, sneakers, and bring a water bottle.
Sedgwick Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Get in the Game: Be a Library All-Star!
Team up witrh the Library this summer to learn new skills and explore new ideas while having fun with great programs! Exercise your mind with hands-on creative programs at your local library!
125th Street Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Robot Takeover: NYPL Edition, A Robotics Program for Children!
FREE hands-on, robotics workshop series for kids! Over the course of this 4– week program, kids will learn the basics of circuitry and robot-building, culminating in a gearbox-based moving bot! All bots are yours to keep! We will discuss robots in real life and the different kinds of machines that make our world tick. Week 1: Friday July 1st- 2:00pm LED Light Bot Week 2: Friday July 8th- 2:00pm Boat Bot Week 3: Friday July 22nd- 2:00pm Gearbox Bot Week 4: Friday July 29th- 2:00pm…
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Ongoing
Salsa 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
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