Senior Moments

Judy K
March 25, 2015
According to Books by Mail patron, Marie Shear, there is a new definition for a common phrase. "senior moment: (1) Any accomplishment, large or small, possible because acuity, confidence... Read More
Judy K
March 2, 2015
              A lot of great things in life happen because someone is in the right place at the right time. Earlier this year, one of our Senior Assistants,... Read More
Judy K
February 19, 2015
Happy Lunar New Year to all who celebrate it. Please join us for a Chinese New Year Celebration at New Utrecht Library on Saturday, February 28 at 1 PM. I want to share a message from the Governor,... Read More
Judy K
February 13, 2015
              For the second year in a row, Services for Older Adults has sent out Valentine's cards to home bound library patrons around Brooklyn. Many of... Read More
Judy K
January 15, 2015
Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) will be providing basic and intermediate (beyond the basics) computer classes (series of ten sessions for each level) at the Carroll Gardens and Windsor... Read More
Judy K
January 2, 2015
Are these library patrons watching the ball drop in Times Square? No, they are rooting for a virtual strike during Brooklyn Public Library's Exergamers program at the Info Commons Lab in the... Read More
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