Senior Moments

Judy K
December 4, 2014
Did you know that Brooklyn Public Library's Services for Older Adults (SOA) Department is looking for volunteers to help with programs for older adults?       We have several... Read More
Judy K
October 28, 2014
Every Wednesday afternoon at the New Utrecht Library in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, a group of women of various ages gathers to knit, drink coffee and talk about life. Until last spring, Rachel Hayter was... Read More
Judy K
October 1, 2014
Brooklyn Public Library's Services for Older Adults would like to wish everyone a very happy Love An Elder Day! According to loveanelder.org's website: What is Love An Elder Day? Day of... Read More
Judy K
August 8, 2014
We often get handwritten notes attached to books returned by our almost 400 Books by Mail patrons across the borough. Most of the time, they are positive messages, telling us we are doing a good job... Read More
Judy K
July 17, 2014
On Saturday morning, June 28, Gary Glazner of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project and singer Hannah Reimann, entertained and moved an audience of about 70 people. This program was jointly sponsored by... Read More
Judy K
June 17, 2014
Please join us on Saturday morning, June 28, at 10:30 AM at Brooklyn Public Library's Dweck Center, for Memory Arts Cafe presents: A Celebration of Creativity. This special and life-changing... Read More
Judy K
June 16, 2014
We have added a new section to the Seniors webpage to highlight creative writing by older adults that participate in library programs. We also accept pieces about the programs by audience members of... Read More
Judy K
May 30, 2014
To celebrate Older Americans Month, we invited an enthusiastic group of older library patrons to try out our new Microsoft Xbox One Bowling game on Friday morning, May 30, 2014.   Everyone... Read More
Judy K
May 19, 2014
For the past several Wednesdays, a group of older adult art students has been meeting in the lobby of the Dweck Center at Brooklyn Public Library's Central Library, to learn ink wash, soft... Read More
Judy K
April 30, 2014
Brooklyn Public Library will provide an incredible training opportunity for library staff and older adult library users, led by poet Gary Glazner, founder of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project and... Read More