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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Learner Permit Refresher Course
Date: April 25, 2017 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby Taking the driving permit test? Want to take a practice test? Need some help studying for the test? Come to the Learner Permit Refresher Course and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the learner permit test NYS Driver's Manual (MV-21) will be distributed in English and Spanish. SIGN UP AT THE CIRCULATION DESK ON THE FIRST FLOOR Adults and Teens Welcome!
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
SISTER TO SISTER KNIT AND CROCHET GROUP
Bring your materials and your interest and talk and learn with others as we knit and crochet. EVERY TUESDAY FROM 5:00PM-7:30PM
Countee Cullen LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Adult Tech Time Lab
Need extra time on a computer? Need to job search and/or post your resume? Have an application that you can't seem to finish in time? Come in and get the additional time you need.
George Bruce Library, Computer roomAdults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Join us every Monday and Wednesday for help with school studies. Library staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide study assistance for children in grades 1-6.
Mariners Harbor LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Walk In Tech Help
Every Tuesday Walk In Tech Help: Join us weekly to have your tech questions answered. Bring your Device and Library Card and Pin Number. Sessions are first come first serve. Get help with · Downloading eBooks · Tablet/Smart Phone Troubleshooting · Navigating the new NYPL website · Setting up an Email account and other fundamentals
St. Agnes Library
Bronx Lighthouse Charter School
Adults
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO CLUB
Create and build anything you like with LEGO® bricks! Open play in the Children's dept. Suggested for ages 5+ Workshop series is FREE
Harlem LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Homework Help
Need help completing you homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. All ages.
Stapleton LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 5:30 p.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. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor Mac LabAdults
Today
@ 5:30 p.m.
Coloring for Adults
Coloring is an art form that everyone can enjoy, regardless of skill level. It has become popular among adults because of its relaxing and therapeutic effect. Spend an hour immersing yourself in beautiful colors and patterns. Relax and be creative. We will have cookies and calming music. All materials are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own supplies. For ages 18 and over.
Webster LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 5:45 p.m.
Kids Tech Time
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Intermediate Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Spring 2017 - Beginner Class @ Morris Park Library
Registered students only
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Adults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Meditation at the Library
Sahaja Meditation is a holistic approach to living in balance. The simple technique gives the experience of inner silence, calm, and contentment. Sahaja Meditation is an inner yoga (connection), meaning no mental or physical effort is required. Whatever the issue facing us—frustration, anger, anxiety, bad habits, loneliness—Sahaja Meditation awakens a vibrant energy within each of us that empowers us to achieve our genuine self-expression and fulfillment . Classes are taught by experienced…
Harlem LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Investment/Savings Workshop
This is the fourth of six workshops that will focus on The Richest Man in Babylon book. The book by George Samuel Clason, dispenses financial advice through a collection of parables set in ancient Babylon. Through their experiences in business and managing household finances, the characters in the parables learn simple lessons in financial wisdom. The financial series will include many of the teachings from the book such as home buying, credit repair, savings, investments, budgeting, and insura…
St. George Library Center, AuditoriumAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Bike New York: Bike Commuting 101Seward Park LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Dream & Create: Open Sewing Workshop
Have you always wanted to sew, but don’t know where to start? Are you a sewer that wants to get back into the swing of things? Whether you are a beginner or a hobbyist, this sewing workshop is for you! In this hands-on workshop students will learn sewing techniques to create their own unique projects. Bring a project that you’d like to tackle with confidence in the New Year and get set to sew! No registration required, just drop-in! Tuesdays, January 17 through May 23 6…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for BEGINNER ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2017
Walk-in Classes - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! These citizenship classes are for adults preparing to take the United States Citizenship Test in the next 6 months to 2 years. This program is for BEGINNER level speakers of English. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. A new topic each week! Just come to the classes you need! TOPICS in April: April 4, April 6: Voting and Amendments April 11, April 13: U.S. Symbols, Holidays and Celebrations April 18, A…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Today
@ 6:30 p.m.
English Conversation Hour! For Intermediate and Advanced Speakers
Would you like to practice your English conversation skills and meet English language learners from other countries? Drop in to the Mid-Manhattan Library's ENGLISH CONVERSATION HOUR, an open conversation where English language learners and fluent English speakers can discuss life in New York, art, music, films, food, culture, current events, and other topics of interest. The group meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 – 7:30 PM in the Corner Room on the first floor.…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Wed, April 26
@ 10 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate MS Excel
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, April 26
@ 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
Wed, April 26
@ 10 a.m.
Resume Workshop
Designed to assist in creating a new or updated resume. Topics include cover letters and resources for job opportunities. A flash drive is required. Every Wednesday from 10 A.M. -12 P.M.
City Island LibraryAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, April 26
@ 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
Wed, April 26
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Drive: part 2
Learn how to create, edit and collaborate on documents online using Google's cloud storage and web app platform. *Must have an active Gmail account to participate hands-on.*
Epiphany LibraryAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 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
Wed, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Series: Google Maps
Discover Google Maps, where you can search for maps, discover new places in an area, get directions, and see what places look like in real life (StreetView).
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
TechConnect
Device Advice
Get one on one help to learn all about your phone/tablet/computer. Learn how to send text messages and download apps. 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
Wed, April 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: St. Agnes Library - April 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
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Open Computer Lab
Do you need help browsing the Internet? Creating an email account? Shopping, banking or applying for jobs online? Take advantage of our free one-on-one computer help sessions. A Library staff member will be on hand to answer all of your basic questions as they arise. There are no lectures, lesson plans, tests, or required previous experience. Just come in an hour before we open and learn to write a resume or familiarize yourself with web browsers. *Note: these sessions are for complete beginne…
Harry Belafonte 115th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share documents online using Google's cloud storage and web app platform.
Hamilton Fish Park Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
TechConnect
Tech Connect - Basic Computers
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Castle Hill LibraryAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Tottenville LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Facebook
Facebook es una de la redes sociales mas conocidas, vamos aprender como buscar la familiare y amigas ademas vamos tambien aprende todo lo que debe saber hacer su privacidad en facebook.
Hunts Point Library
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
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 11:00 am -1:00 pm and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m to 6:45 pm. This progam is a part of our Clason's Point wellness s…
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Arts and Craft for Toddlers
Crafts for toddlers, ages 18 months -36 months.
Eastchester LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
U.S. Citizenship Test Prep
Wednesdays 11am-12pm Wakefield Library - Adult Learning Center Come to the U.S. Citizenship Test Workshop and let us give you a step by step guide on how to pass the U.S. Citizenship Test. We will be using USCIS resources: http://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/learners http://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/learners/study-test
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Wed, April 26
@ 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
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
Healthcare and Mahjong 医疗保健與麻将遊戲
Come to a brief information session on Medicare presented by EmblemHealth. After the presentation and Q&A we will play Mahjong! Tea and snacks also provided. 來參加由EmblemHealth提供關於Medicare的簡短信息會議。會議后,我们将打麻将遊戲!還提供茶點。 First come, first served Adults 18+
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, April 26
@ 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, Wednesday, & 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
Wed, April 26
@ 11 a.m.
eLearning Concierge Service
In today's society technology is extremely important, but not everyone has the time to attend a class. Don't worry! We have the solution for you, visit the New Amsterdam Library where you can sign up for an informal one-on-one session with a concierge specialist. So, if your have trouble: Uploading your resume, or downloading that eBook? Can't get the hang of Microsoft Office? Or your just curious about other eResources at the Library? We're here to help Appointments will occur on…
New Amsterdam LibraryAdults
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