BPL Blogs

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Posted in Read Write Create by Nicole S.
June 17, 2014
Last week marked the end of our first block of Read! Write! Create! workshops and we celebrated with a series of drawing parties at the library! There was food, music, and a ton of drawing fun. We... Read More
Posted in Senior Moments by 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
Posted in Senior Moments by 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 seemed to... Read More
Posted in Senior Moments by 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
Posted in Read Write Create by Nicole S.
May 6, 2014
One of the goals of Read! Write! Create! is to raise awareness of the importance of recreational reading. To this end, we are REALLY excited to be able to give each participant a small take home... Read More
Posted in Read Write Create by Nicole S.
May 2, 2014
Yesterday, we had a great time at Carey Gardens DYCD Cornerstone Community Center! There aren't too many rules about what kids are and are not allowed to draw in their comics. All that matters... Read More
Posted in Senior Moments by 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
Posted in Read Write Create by Nicole S.
April 29, 2014
Welcome to the Read! Write! Create! Blog! For our first entry, we wanted to briefly introduce the program and show you some pictures from the first session of our spring workshop at Bushwick... Read More
Posted in Senior Moments by Judy K
April 28, 2014
Most people know that February is African-American History Month, and March is Women's History Month, but did you know that May is Older Americans Month? This year's theme is Safe Today,... Read More
Posted in Read Write Create by Nicole S.
April 28, 2014
Stay tuned for more information about Read! Write! Create! and selections of participants' work! Read More