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Format: 8/30/2016

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

"One-on-One" technology training. Come and learn all about your tablet or any other gadget you may have! If you have any of these gadgets Please bring it with you.
Tue, Aug 30
4:15 pm
Cancelled
A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home flowers. For kids with and without disabilities.
Tue, Aug 30
4:30 pm
A fun-filled hour of stories and crafts for children with and without disabilities, their families and friends
Tue, Aug 30
4:30 pm
Cancelled
How to learn Russian language program is coming back to Brooklyn Public Library. Practice your Russian language in an Informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required No class from August 22-September 5th
Tuesdays, 5:00 pm-7:00 pm Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE! No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
Tue, Aug 30
5:00 pm
The work English with Conver-sation in a bubble.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! FREE!  No registration is required.
Tue, Aug 30
5:00 pm
Meet with a SCORE counselor to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. SCORE is an SBA organization. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor,...
Board Games for ages 6-12
Tue, Aug 30
5:30 pm
Write about your memoirs.
Tue, Aug 30
5:30 pm
Pleas join us for a fun and supportive writing group! The aim of this workshop is to help you to begin to write new stories. We will explore fiction basics: character, dialogue, setting, point of view and other aspects of writing a good story. Each...
Tue, Aug 30
5:30 pm
Be Creative !
Tue, Aug 30
5:30 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos. We’ll start you off with scriptwriting and storyboarding discuss frame composition, and then cover how to get the best audio and lighting when recording your footage. You...
Tue, Aug 30
5:45 pm
For Russian Speakers: learn the basics of using a computer, email, the Internet, and Microsoft Office.
Tue, Aug 30
6:00 pm
Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.
Tue, Aug 30
6:00 pm
Students in an ESOL class.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Tuesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 PM No registration required.
Tue, Aug 30
6:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English.  Free! No registration required.
Tue, Aug 30
6:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups. For more information, call 718 349-8504 or 718 230-2406.
Tue, Aug 30
6:00 pm
Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.
Tue, Aug 30
6:30 pm
Cancelled
Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing
Tue, Aug 30
6:30 pm
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups! 
Are you interested in learning how to increase your typing speed and typing accuracy? Please join us and learn the basics of building typing skills.
Tue, Aug 30
6:30 pm
Practice English in a group with other adults learning English. Free! No registration necessary.
Tue, Aug 30
6:30 pm
Student loan debt is the fastest growing debt in this country. College graduates are saddled with $1.2 trillion of student loan debt, more than any other consumer debt besides home mortgages. ...
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups!
Tue, Aug 30
6:30 pm
Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.
Tue, Aug 30
6:45 pm
Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration is required

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Register, by phone or in-person, to reserve a librarian or TRS for 30 minutes for one-on-one computer help. Learn how to type, use Microsoft Office programs, how to search the Internet, create an email, search for jobs, or type a resume....
Wed, Aug 31
9:00 am
shelves of toys and games
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
Free Pre-HSE Classes for adults 17+ Evening, daytime and Saturday classes available. Begin your HSE preparation at Brooklyn Public Library. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success. Attend a registration to: • Sign up...
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
Our "Poetry Anyone?" box is available all day, every day that our branch in open. Patrons are invited to read a poem or two in their spare time. The books may be checked out if you crave more time with any of the poems or poets.
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator.
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
Meet with a SCORE counselor to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. SCORE is an SBA organization. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor,...
Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277 Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling NYCitizenship...
Wed, Aug 31
10:00 am
At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...
RIF logo
Read library books to earn free books of your own. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the customer service desk at Bushwick Library when your borrow or return books. Every third check-in earns a free book! For babies, kids, and...
Wed, Aug 31
10:15 am
little boy and little girl and a kangaroo
Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. What is your child learning? Your toddler learns nine new words a day! Hearing stories, songs...
Wed, Aug 31
10:15 am
Cancelled
monkey and doggy enjoying Ezra Jack Keats' "A Snowy Day"
Kindly note that regular children’s programming will be on break from August 31st to September 13th. Weekly programs will resume on Wednesday, September 14th at 10:30am with Toddler Time. Come and join us for books, songs, fingerplays, action...
Cancelled
Great songs and stories for toddlers 18 to 24 months.
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and playtime. 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included after the program. There are two sessions, one at 10:30 and one at 11:30. Tickets will be given out at the information desk, and will be first come...
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.  There is no program on May 11th. Ages 18-36 months
Children hear stories, play and make friends! This is an inclusive program for children with and without disabilities, ages0-5
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.  
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Story Play at Washington Irving Library.
Bring your baby, toddler or preschooler for a relaxed program full of fun stories, singing and play. This is a great opportunity to develop social skills as well as literacy skills. No registration required.    
Cancelled
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Learn the basics of iPhones and Android Devices.  Learn how to download e-books.
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Bring the children and meet other babies and toddlers and parents for some fun and social interaction. 
If you are interested in becoming a US citizen we can help! Join a free exam preparation group.  
Wed, Aug 31
10:30 am
Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays and rhymes as your child learns and develops different literacy skills!
Wed, Aug 31
11:00 am