PROGRAMS AT THE CITY ISLAND LIBRARY- JULY 2014
Serving The City Island Community & the Public Since 1911
Our hours are: Mondays and Thursdays 11 AM-7 PM
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 11 AM- 6 PM
Fridays and Saturdays 10 AM-5 PM
JULY and AUGUST CHILDREN’S and TEEN’s PROGRAMS
Summer Arts & Crafts: We will supply the scissors, glue and construction paper, please bring your own imagination and artistic flair as we make arts and crafts to celebrate summertime. Both on Friday, July 18th and August 22nd, All Day.
Bilingual Birdies: Every Friday at 11:00 a.m. for the whole summer. Friday July 11th, 18th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th.
Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party: We celebrate the end of the summer, the books we have read and the knowledge we have accrued with pizza, prizes and fun. Friday, August 29th, 3 to 5 PM.
JULY and AUGUST ADULT PROGRAMS
Meditation and Quiet Time: A space for quiet studying, reading, writing and self-meditation. Every Thursday from 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Introduction to the Internet: This workshop is designed to introduce anyone who has never been on the internet before. Gain proficiency in using e-mail, utilizing social media and finding resources on the NYPL web site. Every Tuesday morning from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Also on Monday afternoons from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Grace Church, Pilot Street.
Resume Writing Workshop and Online Job Search: Staff will be here to help you look for employment and get your resume into top form for the competitive job market. Pre-registration is encouraged but drop ins are fine. It is recommended you bring along a flash drive to save your work. Every Wednesday morning from 10:00 a.m. to noon.
Tablet Group: Learn how to borrow and download library e-books, discuss your favorite apps and ask questions about how to use tablets in your day-to-day life. Every Thursday afternoon from 2:00 to 3:00.
The Island Writers: The writing group returns with a summer project in mind, to create a movie about the colorful people who have made City Island their home and harbor over the years. Come write a scene about your favorite character. Starting July 8th, every Tuesday at 1 p.m.
Saturday Afternoon Movies or Lectures: We will announce in advance the movies and or lectures for the month of July and August. All events begin at 1:00 P.M.
We wish you all our friends and neighbors a great summer.