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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
ESL- Basic English Class
Basic English class. Esta clase es por las personas que no hablan ingles. Venez apprendre l'anglais avec nous!
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Craft
Hey teens! Come enjoy cool crafts with your friends in the teen area. Programming begins at 3:30 pm.
Pelham Parkway-Van Nest LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Canceled
Online Tax Prep
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Castle Hill LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 5:30 p.m.
Canceled
Adult Coloring Mondays
Coloring is not just for kids! Join us for a stress-free zone where adults can color or work on their own art projects. A selection of coloring sheets and crayons will be available, or feel free to bring your own!
Tompkins Square Library, BasementAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 9 a.m.
Free Tax Preparation & E-file with AARP
AARP can help you file your taxes! While AARP specializes in seniors, all adults are welcome to participate in the program. There are a lilmited number of spots. Clients will be signed up in order of appearance. Sign-up starts the day of at 8 AM Please bring the following with you (if applicable) when you come to the Library: Social Security cards for yourself and all dependents Your photo ID W-2 forms from each employer Unemployment compensation statements SSA - 1099 form is you recei…
Parkchester Library, Children's RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 9:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab - Computer Basics
Need basic computer skills? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Facebook? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tompkins Square Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Apps on Tablets
Learn how to use different apps on your Ipad.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items NEW: If you purchased health insurance t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Intro To Computers
Come to the library, ask questions about how to use computers and sharpen your skills through computer use. “How do I turn the computer on?” “How do I set up my own e-mail account and e-mail family and friends?” Every Tuesday from 10 A.M. to 12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 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
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS 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.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Open Computer Lab
Need extra time on computer to search and apply for jobs or to reformat your resume? Come and use designated computers for extra computer time. Tuesdays 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Thursdays 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
One-on-One Computer Help
February: 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28 Tuesday & Thursday: 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 Resume Other Basic Needs Please register for one of our available sessions See a staff member at the front desk f…
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Aguilar LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10 a.m.
Online Tax Prep
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Castle Hill LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
All About Computers
Advanced Photoshop: Compositing Techniques
Take your Photoshop skills to the next level with Layer Styles, Layer Comps, Advanced Text Tools, and Alternate Transform modes.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Word: Trabajando con Imágenes.
Aprender las características y Conceptos básicos de Microsoft Word 2010, un programa de procesamiento de texto que puede utilizar para crear documentos. Los temas incluyen la entrada y la edición de texto, guardar archivos, y el formato.
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Adult Computer Lounge
Adult Computer Lounge Come joins us at the Melrose’s Computer Lounge. Need extra computer time, have basic computer questions, or just want to pass some time on the internet? Come to the computer lounge at the Melrose branch, where you can use a computer in a stress-free casual atmosphere. All dates and times may be subject to change.
Melrose LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
NEW PROGRAM: Morning Manipulatives
Morning Manipulatives Toddlers have fun with age appropriate hands-on toys while developing their fine motor skills! This program will take monthly on select Tuesdays.
Epiphany LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced Microsoft Excel 2010 "Charts"
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. This class will focus on creating charts to analyze data in Excel.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Clase de Technología
Necesitas ayuda en como usar una computadora? Estamos aquí para ayudarte.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Health Information
Stay Well Exercise
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Volunteers trained by the Health Promotion Services unit of NYC’s Department for the Aging will lead participants in a well-balanced series of exercises for all ability levels. No special clothing or equipment is necessary. Note: Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Five Senses
Get ready for some ooey gooey family fun in this new five-session workshop, offered at 30 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. Space is capped at 12 children, so please register in advance at the library.
Mosholu LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: St. Agnes Library - February 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
Tue, February 21
@ 10:45 a.m.
Arts and Craft for Preschoolers
Crafts for preschoolers, ages 3-5 years old.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 10:45 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
Stories and activities for pre-schoolers ages 3- 5 years old.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate MS Word
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Computer Basics Class
Want to learn how the basics of using a computer? Make an appointment for a 1-on-1 session with Erin, or walk in Tuesdays at 11! We'll cover: Intro to keyboard and mouse Intro to email Intro to searching the internet Intro to Microsoft Office
Francis Martin LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Knit & Crochet Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. For all skill levels. Crochet lessons available.
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Let's Color!
Bring your little ones to enjoy some peace, quiet and coloring time. We've got crayons, paper and coloring pages.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryChildren
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Conversational Sign Language
Interested participants are encouraged to attend all 6 (six) sessions : February 21, 28, and March 7, 14, 21, and 28. Classes open to eight (8) participants only.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Basic Computer Class
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? And are you curious about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? Bring your tech questions and get some assistance. Learn about the various types of computers, including basic terminology, and receive an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications—specifically, Microsoft Word, a common word-processing program used to create documents.
Van Cortlandt LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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 individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Aguilar LibraryAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
NY Women’s Chambers of Commerce: The Latino Association of Beauty Professionals, Inc. (LABPI) Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 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 Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday 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
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
Adult One-on-One Computer Help Workshop
Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet skills, create, and use e-mail, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point). Tuesday 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pre-registration required in person or by phone at 212.744.5824.
Yorkville Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, February 21
@ 11 a.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Chatham Square - February 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…
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, February 21
@ 11:15 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11:15 a.m.
Supervised Lab
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!
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Tue, February 21
@ 11:30 a.m.
Senior Fitness Class
Light exercise, stretching, and other elements of creating a healthy lifestyle.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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