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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Lab with Appointments
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions to receive individualized assistance from a TechConnect instructor! Assistance is offered in 20 minute appointments between 1 PM and 3 PM. Space is limited, registration is required. Register by phone or in person one week before the class (April 17).
Kingsbridge LibraryAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Ongoing
Beginner English for Bengali Speakers
This is a beginner class for English language learners whose first language is Bengali. The class will go over basic English vocabulary and grammar. No registration required.
Parkchester Library, Meeting RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 6: VLOOKUP and INDEX/MATCH
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Stay Well for Seniors
Join us for a fun exercise class for all ability levels! Senior volunteers trained by staff from 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. Those participating in the exercises must sign an activity release form.
New Dorp LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Turntable Tuesdays
Come and Listen to music on vinyl records.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
TechConnect
Disabled Adults Tech Time Tuesdays
Daybreak Independent Services Inc. is committed to developing and providing an integrated comprehensive system of services for adults with a wide range of Developmental Disabilities. Laptop tech time for Daybreak participants only. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00.
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomPersons with Disabilities
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
Hand Sewing with Susan
Make a reversible bag w/ pocket & tie string. Choose from different fabrics or bring your own. Please bring scissors. Registration required by phone or in person. All NYPL programs are free of charge.
Morris Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 p.m.
The Island Writers
This is a group for all who are interested in writing professionally or personally. All are welcome, so come join in on the literary fun!
City Island Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 1 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. Join us at Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street .…
Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street, Program RoomAdults,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 1:15 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Career Resources
Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. 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,
Job Seekers
Tue, April 24
@ 1:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Clase de Technología
Necesitas ayuda en como usar una computadora? Estamos aquí para ayudarte.
Mosholu Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 1:30 p.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - April 2018
WALK-IN CLASSES - NO REGISTRATION NEEDED! Come to the library and meet other people who are practicing English, just like you! These classes are for adults preparing for the United States Citizenship Test and Interview in the next 6 months to 2 years, or who want to improve their English speaking, reading and writing by learning about American history and culture. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. This program is for intermediate and advanced sp…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
StayWell Exercise for Seniors
Join us for a free StayWell Exercise class designed for seniors. All participants must sign waiver before they join in. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Call or stop by for futher details.
Riverside LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Photoshop: Tech Time
Use Photoshop to manipulate and create images. In this class you will learn how to use layers, filters, layer styles and selections tools. Every week is a different educational and engaging Photoshop activity.
Tremont Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft 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.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
HTML CSS for Beginners
The New York Public Library offer HTML for beginners classes, learn how easy to follow and understand some of the basics in HTML web design using simple code to build your website. This class introduces patrons to basic in coding fundamentals.
Parkchester Library, Computer LabAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Introduction to the Internet
Bloomingdale Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
Supervised Lab
Supervised Tech Time
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Bring your technology questions and get assistance from a TechConnect instructor.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
Jewelry Making Class
Learn How to Make Jewelry! • All are welcome. • Beginners or experts. • Instructor is available.
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Get Your Resume Right
This hands-on class will guide you through formatting your resume in Microsoft Word. If you have one, please bring a draft of your resume with you to the class.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python, PART 2 - *PLEASE READ CLASS DESCRIPTION*
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the popular language Python. This class will cover concepts fundamental to all programming languages and provide an introduction to coding more generally. Note that this is a two-part class, the first session will be on April 17th, the second on April 24th. You must attend the first session in order to attend the second. You MUST be comfortable using a computer in order to code, especially typing. We highly recommend being able to type at l…
Richmondtown Library, Technology Training CenterAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
TechConnect
Microsoft Word 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 various formatting options. This is a comprehensive course, so please make sure you can attend all sessions. Call 212-289-0908 to register. Tuesdays, 3-5 PM April 10 April 17 April 24 May 1
96th Street LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Arts & Crafts: Let's Build, Paint and Create
Simple hands on arts and craft projects for children 4 and up and their caregivers.
Soundview LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Study Hour
Work on your homework alone or with friends, and get help, if you need it, from the YA Librarian.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Kids Tech Time- Homework Help
An introduction to the computer and the Internet for children. Along with Homework assistance.
Throg's Neck LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Study Hour
Study hour at the Belmont library, the time to do your homework and learn.
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Crafternoons!
What are we going to make today? Every week features a new exciting craft project, so fire up your imagination and join us for Crafternoons at Washington Heights! Projects will be perfect for ages 6 and up. Children 5 and under should have a helper!
Washington Heights LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Resume Assistance
Need help making your first resume? Searching for part-time employment? Drop in for assitance with formatting resumes using Microsoft Word.
Edenwald LibraryYoung Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help
Is your child in grades 1 - 5, and would they benefit from 30 minutes of free homework help on Tuesdays at the library? If yes, please register for Homework Help in the children’s room, to be led by employees and volunteers of the library. Call 718-494-1642 weekly to register for one 30-minute slot per child. Unfortunately, we cannot lengthen a session if you are late. Tuesdays from 3 - 5 pm.
Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
APRIL Video Visitation Hamilton Grange
Video Visitation Hamilton Grange
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Kids' Tech
Come learn useful computer skills. Impress your teachers and friends with your new tech expertise! This activity is best for children age 8 and older.
Melrose LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
College Access
Algebra Help
Algebra got you down, stop by the 53rd Street library and let us help you make it X-cellent.
53rd Street Library, Teen ZoneTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Make Art in the Library/Arte en la Biblioteca
Primary tabs Art class inspired by a famous artist. We will learn a little bit about a famous artist's life and style and make work similar to it. Una clase de arte inspirada por artistas famosos. Aprenderemos algo sobre la vida y su estilo y pintaremos algo similar.
Francis Martin LibraryChildren
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
TWEEN TUESDAYS
Tweens, come join us for an hour of fun in the community room. Take a break from homework and come enjoy crafts, video games, and hanging out every Tuesday.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Need Extra Computer Time? Want to play a game, search the web, research colleges, check your email or just chat on Facebook? Join us for Teen Tech Time. Tuesdays 3:30-5:00
Ottendorfer LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
College Access
College/ Career Club
Do you want to go to college? Are you having a hard time figuring out where to start preparing to apply? The Hamilton Grange Library’s College Club can help you figure it out! We'll help you look for: College Programs Financial Aid Scholarships Student Employment Whether you’re in middle or high school, we’ve got steps that you can take to start preparing for college. If you’ve got questions, we’ll get you the answers! You can schedule a One-On-One Session with one of our YA Staff for…
Hamilton Grange LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Spoken Word/Poetry Writing
Express yourself through poetry and spoken word! Rhyme, rap, rhythm and more will be discussed. Anyone who wants to share their work will be welcome to do so on Tuesday, April 24 at our own branch Poetry Slam.
West Farms LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Crafternoon
All supplies are provided for the specific make and take craft; you provide the creativity! No registration required Ages 10 – 18 years old
Van Cortlandt LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, April 24
@ 3:30 p.m.
Teen Jewelry Club
Come by the Castle Hill Branch and create jewelry with teens of all experience levels. ALL New York Public Library programs are free of charge!!
Castle Hill LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
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