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TIME EVENT LOCATION AUDIENCE
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
10 a.m. MS Word 2010 for Beginners

Learn the basics 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. Prerequisites: Mouse and Keyboarding Basics, Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
10:30 a.m. Pre-school Time

Join us for songs, rhymes, picturebook stories, and simple craft activity packed in one hour! For children 3- and 4 year-olds (over 36 months) and their care givers. Please sign up in advance. Space is limited.

St. George Library Center Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m. Homework Help is Back!

Kids’ Homework Help is back!! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library Center Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
5:30 p.m. College of Staten Island Continuing Education & Professional Development Open House

Come by and learn about CSI’s Continuing Education and Professional Development programs. There will be refreshments, giveaways and a raffle. To RSVP or for more information, call 718-982-2182 or email at continuing_ed@csi.cuny.edu.
St. George Library Center, Auditorium Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
English Language Learners,
Job Seekers
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
2 p.m. MS Excel: Page Layout, More Advanced Formulas, Sort & Filter

Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include using formulas and functions, data sorting and conditional formatting.
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers
2:30 p.m. Movies @ St. George Library

Pitch Perfect 2 Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Elizabeth Banks and Halie Steinfeld PG-13
St. George Library Center, Auditorium Adults
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2015
10 a.m. 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! Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
4 p.m. Homework Help is Back!

Kids’ Homework Help is back!! Are you having trouble completing your homework? Don’t understand those pesky math problems? Struggling with your reading or writing? We are here to help! Children ages 5-11.
St. George Library Center Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
10 a.m. Baby Space at St. George Library

Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children’s Information desk. Please come to either of these sessions: Session 1 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., and session 2 from 1 pm – 2 p.m.

St. George Library Center Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
1 p.m. Baby Space at St. George Library

Join us for songs, rhymes, and simple picture book stories for babies, followed by playtime. Meet other parents and babies! For babies from birth to 18 months and their caregivers. Pre-registration required. Please sign up in person or by phone. Join our e-mail list at the Children’s Information desk. Please come to either of these sessions: Session 1 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., and session 2 from 1 pm – 2 p.m.

St. George Library Center Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
4 p.m. ABC Read with Me Picture Book Time

Join the weekly story time in the children’s room! Discover new and old favarite stories and have fun with simple craft activities that follows. Intended for children ages 3 to 8. No registration required.
St. George Library Center Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
10:30 a.m. Open Lab Wednesdays

Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don’t know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!

St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
4 p.m. Kids’ Unstructured Play

Have your kids already had a busy week? Join us at the library for unstructured play time. Each week we will offer a new activity that the kids can do at their own pace. Activities will include block time, coloring, puzzles, creating, and just plain having fun. Children ages 3-11.
St. George Library Center Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Parents/Caregivers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Children
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2015
10 a.m. Advanced MS Word 2010

Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes. Prerequisites: MS Word 2010 for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2015
2:30 p.m. Movies @ St. George Library

Avengers – Age of Ultron Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo and Scarlett Johansson PG – 13
St. George Library Center, Auditorium Adults
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015
10 a.m. 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! Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
10 a.m. Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop

Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library Center Adults
MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2015
6:30 p.m. New York Cares Volunteer Information Session

Learn about volunteer opportunities at New York Cares and how you can become one. New York Cares offers a variety of flexible volunteering opportunities which include helping people, animals, beautifying public spaces and more… Before coming to the orientation, please register online or by telephone How to register online: 1. Go to www.newyorkcares.org and create an account 2. Sign up for an orientation (a 45-minute informational session) 3. Volunteer and make a real impact! 4…
St. George Library Center Adults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2015
10:30 a.m. Open Lab Wednesdays

Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don’t know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!

St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m. What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur

• Never a Better Time To Start A Business • Understand How to Recognize Opportunities • Assessing Your Skills • Targeting Businesses of the Future • Selected sub topics covered in this session: Benefits of having a business, growth potential, realities of running a business, potential downsides. Theodore Henderson works with Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Professionals. He is a 20-year veteran of the technology industry as well as an Amazon best selling author, Certified Social Media…
St. George Library Center Adults
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2015
10 a.m. Photoshop CS6 for Beginners

Learn how to enhance photos using the #1 photo editing software in the world: Adobe Photoshop. In this class, you will use Photoshop features through learning about layers and manipulating images to your desire. Prerequisites: Photo Editing for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2015
10 a.m. Memoirs OutLOUD: Creative Writing Workshop

Please come join us for to this Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing studio at the St. George Library Center and tap into your memories and experiences in a friendly and welcoming environment. Many participants are just beginning to write for the first time, while others are somewhat more experienced. At each session, a different writing challenge will be explored. Participants can read their work to one another for comments, ideas and fun. This Memoirs OutLOUD creative writing workshop is…
St. George Library Center Adults
11 a.m. Songs that Count!

Do you like to count? Do you like to read books? Do you like to make hip-hop beats? Turtle Dance Music engages Pre-K and Kindergarten students with a 45-minute counting, music and movement program. Students will be immersed in hands-on music, movement and counting activities. The performers will engage students with exciting books and visuals about counting and addition. At the end of the performance we will create an original song about some of our favorite things that we counted. Our original…
St. George Library Center Children,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015
9 a.m. From Blueprint To Action: Discussion on Ending the AIDS Epidemic

Be part of the plan to end AIDS. Join this important discussion: Receive updated information about HIV/AIDS in your borough. Provide input on identified service gaps in your borough. Questions? Email eoabml@health.ny.gov. Go to http://statenisland-ete.eventbrite.com/ to register.
St. George Library Center, Auditorium Adults
10:30 a.m. Open Lab Wednesdays

Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don’t know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!

St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
3 p.m. Ghost Stories Open Mic

Strange encounters in a graveyard, the sudden smell of cigar smoke, a balloon with a message – what strange and spooky events have you experienced? Robin Bady tells some of her personal encounters with the supernatural, then opens the mic to YOU! Presented by Robin Bady. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
St. George Library Center Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
6 p.m. How To Choose Your Business (The Right One For You)

• Start the Self Assessment Process • Become a Consultant or Freelancer • Buy an Existing Business or Franchise – Identifying and analyzing the right business • Start Your Own – Begin the idea generation process with a “60 minute plan”. • Selected sub topics covered in this session: All participants will do a self directed Self Assessment to properly identify skills, interests and aptitude. Will begin in class and complete before the next session Theodore Henderson works with Entrepreneur…
St. George Library Center Adults
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
10 a.m. MS Excel 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. Prerequisites: MS Word 2010
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2015
10 a.m. 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! Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2015
10:30 a.m. Open Lab Wednesdays

Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don’t know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!

St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
6 p.m. El Dinero no me alcanza

El Dinero no me alcanza Presentado por Sole Strivers ¿Vives al día? En un lapso de 40 años, la mayoría de nosotros podría ganar entre $550.000,00 y $2.500.000,00 después de las deducciones tributarias. Si esto es así, entonces ¿por qué no tenemos más dinero en nuestras manos? En éste curso, hablaremos sobre cómo las decisiones financieras que tomamos, por insignificante que parezcan, afectan nuestro patrimonio neto. Entre los temas a tratar están: • Hábitos financieros positivos y negativos…
St. George Library Center Adults,
Immigrants
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015
10 a.m. Google Drive/Docs

Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google’s ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners and an active Gmail account
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2015
10 a.m. 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! Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
10:15 a.m. SCORE Business Counseling

Get Free Advice about Starting a Business! Get feedback on your ideas Learn about Market Research Get advice on writing a Business Plan and finding money for your new business Meet with experienced business people Please call St. George Library Center at (718) 442-8560 to register. National Service Core of Retired Executives (SCORE): http://www.score.org/ Staten Island SCORE: http://scorestatenisland.org/

St. George Library Center Adults
10:30 a.m. Book Discussion: “The Best of Everything: a Novel” by Rona Jaffe

When Rona Jaffe’s superb page-turner was first published in 1958, it changed contemporary fiction forever. Some readers were shocked, but millions more were electrified when they saw themselves reflected in its story of five young employees of a New York publishing company. Almost sixty years later, The Best of Everything: a Novel remains touchingly—and sometimes hilariously—true to the personal and professional struggles women face in the city. There’s Ivy League Caroline, who dreams of gradu…
St. George Library Center Adults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015
10:30 a.m. Open Lab Wednesdays

Are you having trouble with your e-mail? Don’t know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and get assistance!

St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
Businesspeople,
English Language Learners,
Immigrants,
Job Seekers,
Persons with Disabilities,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2015
10 a.m. Connecting To The Cloud

Learn all about the Cloud, what it is and how you use it. Prerequisites: Internet for Beginners
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2015
10 a.m. 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! Prerequisites: Computer Basics
St. George Library Center, TechConnect Lab Adults,
50+,
Adults
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015
6:30 p.m. New York Cares Volunteer Information Session

Learn about volunteer opportunities at New York Cares and how you can become one. New York Cares offers a variety of flexible volunteering opportunities which include helping people, animals, beautifying public spaces and more… Before coming to the orientation, please register online or by telephone How to register online: 1. Go to www.newyorkcares.org and create an account 2. Sign up for an orientation (a 45-minute informational session) 3. Volunteer and make a real impact! 4…
St. George Library Center Adults,
50+,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2015
6 p.m. ¡Libre de deudas en el 2016!

¡Libre de deudas en el 2016! Presentado por Sole Strivers ¿Cómo poder cancelar todas las deudas si tienes tantas cuentas pendientes mensualmente? Aprende de un asesor financiero cómo hacer un plan de pago que ya ha ayudado a sus clientes a pagar miles de dólares en deudas. Este curso te ayudará a: • Decidir cuales deudas pagar primero • Pagar todas, o gran parte de tus deudas en 24 meses • Encontrar maneras gratis o de bajo costo para disfrutar de lo que a ti más te gusta ALL NEW YORK PU…
St. George Library Center Adults,
Immigrants

 

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