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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Adult Jewelry Class
We will be working on a necklace made of turquoise beads. Similar too but not exactly like the ones pictured. THE NEW TIME FOR THE CLASS IS 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Clason's Point Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Homework Help
Start the school year right by setting aside time to do your homework. Get stuck? Librarians will also provide basic homework help.
Hunts Point Library, Children's RoomChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Tween Tech Time
Come hang out at our Tech Time! Need some extra computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? We even have some fun STEAM gadgets to use like a Sphero and Ozobots, that you can learn to use!
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Open Art Studio: Coil Ceramics
Build an appreciation for ancient ceramic makers with this hands-on workshop introducing participants to the basic components of the coiling method to make their own unique pottery. Open to all ages, this special arts program is part of our Open Art Studio series where we provide the space and materials for you to explore various art forms and get your artistic groove on! Please see the attached flyer for more details.
South Beach LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
TechConnect
Code Your Own Music & Sound with Google CS First*
Make. Code. Music. Create your own digital music and sounds! Learn to code while designing your own music, creating your own instruments and music videos, and discovering how technology is used in the music industry! No previous coding experience is necessary, but children should have basic computer skills such as mouse clicking. Please note that this is an 8 week program meeting every Wednesday from 4:30pm-5:30pm. Advance registration is required as space is extremely limited. Please call 212-…
George Bruce Library, Computer roomChildren
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Access 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a database from scratch using Microsoft Access 2010. Topics include tables, queries, forms, and reports.
58th Street Library, Computer ClassroomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Volunteer Group
Teens, earn your community hours! Every Wednesday at 4:30PM at Riverdale Library! Come make a difference in the library while earning your community hours! Help us write book reviews, create zines, make a branch video, shelve material, and beta-test tween programs! We’ll be trying out new crafts, experimenting with video-editing programs, making zines for the first time, and carrying out whatever ideas you bring to the table!
Riverdale LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Job Search
Finding a job as a teenager can be difficult. This workshop is dedicated to helping teens with job searches, college searches, resumes, and even interviews.
Hunts Point LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Techie Tween Teen Time
Sharpen your technology skills at Techie Tween Teen Time. Learn to code, play games, and explore the fun side of technology! Ages 11 to 16
Todt Hill-Westerleigh LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 27
@ 4:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Video Game Design
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 10 teens, so please register in advance at the library. To register call 212-714-8400, stop by in person or click this link.
53rd Street Library, Teen ZoneTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
U.S. CITIZENSHIP WORKSHOP
Date: September 27, 2017 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hamilton Grange Library, Lower Lobby 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 Applications will be available FREE Pocket Study Guide with answers
Hamilton Grange Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
Programs in a Box
LEGO FREE PLAY
Come to the library and build whatever you like! Ages 4 & up with caregiver.
New Dorp LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
Free Writing Happy Hour: Banned Books edition
Join us for Free Writing Happy Hour*! Once a month we meet at Mid-Manhattan Library to write, share feedback, and exchange ideas. Each night we work through a writing prompt based on a theme. In honor of Banned Books Week, this week we're writing about being told what to do. First come, first serve. Space is limited, so please arrive early. *No drinks provided. We're happy to recommend your next read, though!
Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street, Room 67AAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft 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.
Baychester LibraryAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 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
Wed, September 27
@ 5 p.m.
TechConnect
Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Do you need to work on a project on a computer and need some help? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance!
Countee Cullen Library, TechConnect Computer LabAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 2: Conditional Stat Functions
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…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Fall 2017 at St. Agnes Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided Groups meet Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 PM September 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1, 8, 15, 29; December 6, 13. This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Libr…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners
Wed, September 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
Adulting 101: How Not to Be a Slob
Learn how to organize and declutter your living space and your life! Jennifer Ryan, a professional life and business strategist shows you how.
Morningside Heights, Community RoomAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
English Conversation Group
Looking to practice your English in a casual setting? Join us for an hour of group conversation, games, seltzer, and snacks on the second floor of the Ottendorfer Library on Wednesdays at 5:30 PM. All are welcome!
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults,
50+,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Persons Without Homes,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 5:30 p.m.
St. Agnes Adult Coloring
Coloring isn't just for kids anymore! Come an achieve relaxation in a stress free environment. Supplies willl be provided or you can bring your own supplies . No registration required Open to Adult 18+ Locat…
St. Agnes LibraryAdults
Wed, September 27
@ 6 p.m.
We Need to talk: Completing your living will and healthcare proxy
You know you have to do it sometime! Maybe you’ve been putting it off because you’ve thought it was too uncomfortable to confront. Joining this workshop will be the impetus to putting your thoughts down on paper so you can then go on to live your life and sleep a little easier. Ideas presented will help you make the choices that are right for you! Share ideas on how to discuss these issues with your family. Offered by Katherine Schwarz, MS, MPH, a Public Health Educator
Seward Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 6 p.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 stand out! Just bring in a digital copy of your current resume and let’s get to work!
West New Brighton LibraryAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 6 p.m.
SHSAT Study Group
Planning to take the SHSAT this October? Join our six-week study group to brush up on your test prep skills! Registration limited to ten teens. Registrants must attend all six sessions from September 6 through October 11. Register by stopping at the circulation desk or by calling 212-964-6598.
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, September 27
@ 6:30 p.m.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
English Conversation Program for Speakers of Other Languages Fall 2017 at Columbus Library
Classes are held three times a year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and are for intermediate levels only. Registration is in person at the branch where the class is held. Space is limited. Classes are open to adults (age 16 or over). Documentation is not required. No child care provided Groups meet Wednesdays 6:30-7:30 PM September 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; November 1, 8 This Program is made possible by New York Cares and Volunteers of The New York Public Library and is supported in…
Columbus LibraryEnglish Language Learners
Thu, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
TechConnect
Learn Programming Fundamentals with Python - *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 from 10AM - 12PM, the second from 1PM - 3PM, with a one hour lunch break between. 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…
St. George Library Center, TechConnect LabAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
All About Computers
Learn to Type and Use a Mouse
Learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills.
Wakefield LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
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 get one-on-one assistance! Please ring the doorbell for admittance.
Ottendorfer LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
Digital Devices
How’d You Do That?................. Ipad/Android Settings_
Come learn about settings for the Ipad and Android, such as syncing Bluetooth devices, controlling sounds, notifications, multi-tasking gestures and privacy settings.
Baychester Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10 a.m.
One-on-One Computer Help
September: 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28 Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00am – 1:00pm 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 for more info.
Hamilton Grange LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 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
Thu, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
ADVANCED MS POWERPOINT 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, inserting audio, video, etc..
Pelham Bay LibraryAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
All About Computers
3D Printing Mini Workshop
This workshop will cover the basics of 3-D printing, giving you the information you need to get started in this exciting new technology—no personal printer required. We will cover information on the tools, software, and services that make up the 3-D printing ecosystem and use an easy-to-learn application to customize a 3-D printed product.
Columbus Library, Computer LabAdults
Thu, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Need Help with Computers? || 電腦問題,需要幫助?
Need Help with Computers? Chatham Square Library is here to help! One-on-one appointments only. 電腦問題,需要幫助?且林市果圖書館 為您提供服務! Please contact: 請預約: chathamsquarelibrary@nypl.org Or call 電話(212) 964-6598 Every Thursday 每星期四 10:30 - 12:30pm
Chatham Square Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Thu, September 28
@ 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
Thu, September 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Citizenship Test Preparation English Class for BEGINNER ENGLISH SPEAKERS: St. Agnes Library - September 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 HIGH BEGINNER level speakers of English. Each class will focus on several of the 100 citizenship test civics questions. A new topic each week! (The same topic on Tuesdays and Thursdays.) Just come to the classes you need! TOPICS in September: Sept. 7: Maps and U.S. Geography Sept. 12, Sept. 14: Under…
St. Agnes Library, The Pasculano Foundation Adult Learning CenterEnglish Language Learners,
Immigrants
Thu, September 28
@ 11 a.m.
Computer Class
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
Thu, September 28
@ 11 a.m.
All About Computers
Photoshop for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the # 1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. Get a basic introduction to Photoshop's tools, layers, and adjustments as you work through two example projects. Patrons will not be admitted more than 10 minutes after class starts. This Class is taught on Mac Computers
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults
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