Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Classes & Workshops

Share

The New York Public Library offers more than 80,000 programs annually, serving everyone from toddlers to teens to seniors. Use any or all of the filters below to find a class that interests you. All classes are free unless otherwise noted.

Adults Teens/Young Adults Children
Bronx Manhattan Staten Island
(mm/dd/yyyy)

2,777 classes found.

Previous Page 2 of 70 Next
Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Sun, October 2
@ 1 p.m.
Computer Zone
Waiting too long for the next available computer? Feel free to come to the computer zone and use the computer without the wait. Limited to 12 children. For ages 7 to 12 . Pre-registration required.
Bronx Library Center, Children's RoomChildren
Sun, October 2
@ 1 p.m.
Using SimplyE
Come learn about the Library's new e-reader app "SimplyE", which makes browsing, borrowing, and reading e-books easier than ever.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Sun, October 2
@ 3:30 p.m.
Searching Besides Google: LearningExpress Library
Take practice exams for a vocation or for high school or college. Registration is free through the library's web site.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 9:15 a.m.
All About Computers
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 9:30 a.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
Mon, October 3
@ 10 a.m.
Computer Basics
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Soundview LibraryAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 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
Mon, October 3
@ 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
Mon, October 3
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
安卓手機及平板電腦 (Android Basics)
Chinese language only: 如何使用各種安卓作業系統的設備。
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 10 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Drive
Learn how to create, edit and share documents online using Google's cloud storage and web app platform. *Must have an active Gmail account to participate*
Morningside Heights, Computer ClassroomAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 a.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
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Email for Beginners
Learn how email works, sign up for a free email account, and learn about sending, replying to, forwarding messages and attachments.
Allerton Library, Children's RoomAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 a.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!
Throg's Neck LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 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
Mon, October 3
@ 10:30 a.m.
We Are New York (WANY) English Conversation Groups: Schwarzman Building - October 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 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…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
One-on-One Computer Tutoring
If you need personal assistance with basic keyboard typing and mouse skills, Microsoft Office, Email, Facebook, Resumes, or any other basic computer topics. Mondays at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturdays at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Anti-Stress Coloring for Adults
All Materials are Provided! Benefits for patrons participating in a coloring session: Coloring requires attention to detail, it helps participant to "zone out" and forget other things going on in their life, therefore reduces stress. Helps adults focus on the positives and relax. Relaxing helps lower blood pressure. It can also lessen anxiety, reduce tension headaches, and relieve digestive upsets. Encourages adults of all ages to revisit their positive childhood memories…
Wakefield LibraryAdults,
50+,
Families,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Knitting, Crochet and Adult Coloring Books.
A get-together for who knit, crochet or use adult coloring books. All are welcome and at all skill levels.
Spuyten Duyvil LibraryAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Art for a Lifetime
Beginning Abstract Acrylic Painting Instructor: Paul Ferrara Start Date: September 12 Time: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Subsequent classes: September 19. October 3, 17, 24, 31. November 6, 14. In this eight week workshop the fundamentals of painting will be covered; mixing colors, blending and texture. Included in the class will be an exploration of the techniques and tips of abstract painting using non-traditional materials. We will refer to photographic resources in order to create abstract painting…
Washington Heights LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Open Computer 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.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Ongoing
Supervised Lab
Open Lab: Free Help with Technology Topics
Do you need to setup an email account? Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? ? Do you need help with your resume? Are you having problems applying for a job online? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Tremont Library, Computer LabAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 11:15 a.m.
Money Matters
Searching Bloomberg (limited to first 5)
This hands-on class demonstrates the Bloomberg menu driven system. The class will learn search methods for information on companies, and how to find securities that match investors’ criteria. Also, we will retrieve some market and economic data available on Bloomberg. 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 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Mon, October 3
@ 11:30 a.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
Mon, October 3
@ 12 noon
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Google Series: Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share documents online using Google's cloud storage and web app platform.
67th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 12:30 p.m.
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
Mon, October 3
@ 1 p.m.
Calligraphy 書法
Join us and learn it together! Please bring your own calligraphy pen. 加入我們,一起來學習!請自備書法筆。 Every Monday 1pm - 3pm @ 3rd Floor 星期一, 下午1 點 - 3 點,三樓
Chatham Square LibraryAdults,
50+,
Immigrants,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 1 p.m.
Brick Builders Club
Join us for free play using LEGO® bricks! See what your imagination can create!
Roosevelt Island LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 1 p.m.
ALC Workshop - Cancer Awareness Workshop
This workshop presented by the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center will provide important information about cancer awareness, risk reduction and screening. Adult participants will also learn about available resources, including free and low-cost services provided by the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center. Get the facts and resources for you or your loved ones!
Seward Park Library, Adult Learning CenterAdults,
50+,
English Language Learners,
Families,
Immigrants,
Persons with Disabilities,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 1:30 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
Mon, October 3
@ 1:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Health Info Online
Learn how to find the most accurate and respected information related to health, medication, and wellness. Also learn how to look up information about doctors and hospitals.
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 2 p.m.
Email Sign-up Lab
Use this supervised lab time to sign up for a free email account. The account you create will be required for later email classes. (Please note: this is not a class on how to use email. This session will be used solely for the purpose of signing up for an account.) There are no handouts for this Open Lab.
Woodlawn Heights LibraryAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 2 p.m.
Duct Tape Flower Pens
Love duct tape just as much as we do? Come make a cool duct tape coaster! All materials will be provided.
St. George Library CenterTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, October 3
@ 2 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Come in for an hour of free Computer Time. Ask E-book, MS Office Suite, general computer questions or practice your computer skills! **This is a proctored lab. You may ask brief questions, however the instructor is not able to devote too much time in an effort to be fair to others.
67th Street LibraryAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 2 p.m.
Digital Devices
Using SimplyE
Come learn about the Library's new e-reader app makes browsing, borrowing, and reading e-books easier than ever.
Bronx Library Center, Technology Training CenterAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
Family Coloring Bonanza
Photo: Capture Queen Does your child like to color? Do you like to color? Join us for an intergenerational program. First come, first served. Please note that space is limited.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd StreetChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 2:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC LabAdults
Mon, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
Tutoring Club
Having trouble reading? Need extra support getting homework done? Tutoring (K-5th) is available with the librarians at Soundview Monday and Tuesday afternoons during the school year. 5 student max. (10 min grace period)
Soundview LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
Coder Games @ St. George Library Center
Create your own video game using Stencyl during our 6 week program.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Mon, October 3
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Time
Come hangout with your friends! Use a laptop to do homework.
Roosevelt Island LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Previous Page 2 of 70 Next

Chat with a librarian now