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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...
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Presented by Rita Rodriguez-Engberg from the Immigrant Students' Rights Project at Advocates for Children of New York. Is your student new to the New York City School System? Are you curious about bilingual program options available to your...
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Presentado por Rita Rodriguez-Enberg del Immigrant Students' Rights Project at Advocates for Children of New York. ¿Es su estudiante nuevo en el sistema escolar de Nueva York? ¿Le interesa información acerca de las opciones...
Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less...
Tue, Mar 28
10:00 am
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Learn about best practices for archiving physical and digital photos. Create brief oral history projects and narrate a personal reflection of the story. Students will use Movie Maker to create an exciting video presentation.
A hip-shaking, head-bopping morning of music for the cool crowd from Latin Grammy Winners!  Emmy Winning Performers!!   Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band is on the pulse of all things kids music and brings smart, crafty lyrics with...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Kids and teens in grades 6 and up are welcome for an afternoon of playing board games and video games, arts and crafts, socializing, and sometimes free books.    Where: Info Commons Lab When: Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m. Who: Grades 6+
lego creations made by kids
Have fun and build with Legos. For ages 6-12.
Tue, Mar 28
4:00 pm
  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
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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,...
One-on-one legal assistance for start-ups and small business owners. Volunteers from the Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project (NELP) answer your questions about commercial leases, contracts, intellectual property and legal structures. *Appointments...
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Join NY Writers Coalition and writer Miguel Angeles in the new year, as we put pen to paper and see what happens. In this Spanish/English bilingual workshop we'll find inspiration from some of our favorite Latinx storytellers and...
Tue, Mar 28
6:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!
Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets, coloring books, crayons and colored pencils shall be provided to participants by the library.
Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration is required

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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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 By Appointment...
Wed, Mar 29
10:00 am
SCORE NYC Logo
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,...
It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and one at 10:30. For ages Birth-18...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less...
Wed, Mar 29
1:30 pm
Cross-Cultural Criteria for Truth, Goodness, Beauty, Freedom, Equality, Utility, Justice
Improve your Chinese Language in an informal and fun setting No registration required The class is free. The Chinese Conversation Group is the continuation of Saturday class.
Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting This class has designed just for Intermediate and advanced level The class is free. No registration required.  
Library Lab
Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6  to 10) and their families.  Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark...
Wed, Mar 29
4:00 pm
Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you. This is a Business & Career Center program....
Fiber Arts Group Quilt, Brooklyn Public Library
Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...
Wed, Mar 29
5:30 pm
Free Pre-HSE (GED) Classes at Brooklyn Public Library Evening, daytime and Saturday classes available. Begin your High School Equivalency Diploma preparation. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success. Part-time and full-...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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This two-part class will help you get familiar with some of the common tools used in Adobe Illustrator CC. You will create simple designs like logos and icons by combining shapes and typography. Please bring your own hard drive or USB flash drive...
Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting. This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level. The class is free and no registrations is required. The class may have Substitute leader for the winter session 
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In 2017, Prospect Park Alliance, the non-profit organization that sustains Prospect Park in partnership with the City, is celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the opening of Prospect Park, Brooklyn's Backyard.  With his biography, "...

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...
Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.  
Thu, Mar 30
2:00 pm
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Kids! Come to the library and get creative with art projects. For ages 6 to 12.
Thu, Mar 30
4:00 pm
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            Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation,...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Featured Event
Registration Closed
1984 book jacket
*Registration Closed. Please click here for additional sessions. BPL will be hosting a book discussion group on George Orwell's 1984 every month for 48 months beginning in January 2017. Each discussion cycle will be facilitated by a...

Friday, March 31, 2017

Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less...
Fri, Mar 31
9:00 am
Brooklyn Public Library senior living care
Where and how do you spend a life of senior citizen? This program hosted by Xiaomin Wang, an entrepreneur and president of Yinkang Nursing Home in Shanghai along with Dr. Li, will compare the situation between US and China by walking you...
Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division. Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own. For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit: http://www.bklynlibrary.org/art-music
Fri, Mar 31
4:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Improve your Arabic Language in an informal and fun setting This class covers the basic Arabic language.
projectart
Free art classes with a professional artist, culminating in an exhibition. 
Fri, Mar 31
4:00 pm

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Prepare for Citizenship Program Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library.  Classes meet 4 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Immigrant Justice Corps. Improve your English. Study...