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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Wondering if making money in the stock market could be in your future, but not sure what it’s all about? As a member of the Teen Virtual Invest Club, you will: Receive premier training from a financial professional Explore different types of...
Wed, May 4
4:30 pm
A fun-filled hour of stories and crafts for children with and without disabilities, their families and friends.
Wed, May 4
4:30 pm
  Free Services Offered: Call 718.230.2042 to make an appointment • Full screenings to determine eligibility for immigration benefits • Assistance filing applications for DACA, green card applications and renewals, TPS,...
Wed, May 4
4:30 pm
Chess pieces
Come down and learn some new moves with our Chess Master Jose!
Wed, May 4
4:45 pm
Computer basics
Wed, May 4
5:00 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 one-on-one service; first come, first...
Learn English with our professional instructor. Free English classes for adults 17 and older. Registration required.
Wed, May 4
5:00 pm
May the 4th be with you! Celebrate Star Wars Day with us and bring the family to enjoy the latest installment of the Star Wars movies. 30 years after the events of Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, and picks up the story of a galaxy...
Wed, May 4
5:00 pm
  Practice English in a conversation group Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free!
Wed, May 4
5:00 pm
Drawing! Art! Collages! Free Fine Art Classes! Our art classes are held with a professional instructor. Unearth your talent as an artist, enrich your life, and prolong your youth.
Learn to play chess with Mr. Alexander Baez.
Wed, May 4
5:30 pm
"One-on-One" technology training. Come learn all about your tablet or any other gadget you may have! If you have tablet or a laptop, Please bring it with you.
Wed, May 4
5:30 pm
Fiber Arts Group Quilt, Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library
Fiber Arts Group Wednesday 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm 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...
Wed, May 4
5:30 pm
New to crochet? Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family! All ages are welcome! Bring your own crochet hook and yarn.
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Chess lessons with grand master William Del Castillo. All ages - all levels.
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Join Coney Island's Virtual Investment Club for Adults May 4th, 6:00 PM   This is the fourth of a four-part series   Are you interested in investing in the stock market, but not sure what it's all about?   Join the...
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning English Conversation. No registration required.
computer monitor
Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.   This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Creative Aging Celebration 艺术创作 丰富老年生活 - 陈远林博士合唱教学成果表演会     Join us as we celebrate and enjoy how our participants have developed their creativity.    Reception following the performance. 一起来欣赏我们学员表演合唱   台湾民谣<<...
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free!
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
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. Room # 2  April 6, May 18th  
Work out and feel great in this free Zumba class for adults.
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups!
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting, with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! No registration required.
Wed, May 4
6:00 pm
Get help writing your resume so you stand out! Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional) Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.   Just Drop In! Wednesdays: 6:30-8pm Saturdays: 11am-1pm
Wed, May 4
6:30 pm
Fitness exercise class by NYC Park Department.
Wed, May 4
6:30 pm
Kids playing games
Come hang out and do what you want.  Listen to music, play games, watch TV!  Its your time! 
Wed, May 4
6:30 pm
Get fit with our community volunteer! No pre-registration is needed.
This is the first meeting of the newly formed Jamaica Bay Branch Friends Group, Friends of Jamaica Bay. The mission of a Friends Group is to advocate and raise funds to support needed improvements for the branch, such as increased programming and...
Wed, May 4
7:00 pm
Featured Event
Photographer Randy Duchaine turns his lens on Brooklynites whose commitments to creativity and innovation embody Brooklyn’s expressive spirit. May's edition will feature beloved Brooklyn institutions Whole Foods Market (represented by Sam...

Thursday, May 5, 2016

NYC Business Solutions
Learn how to launch your business with other female entrepreneurs! Our free program for female entrepreneurs will take you through the requirements of making your business idea a reality, with focused attention on overcoming the challenges specific...
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Feel like drawing, coloring, doing a puzzle. Just inquire at the information desk and choose from our large selection of worksheets for all ages.  Drawing materials, scissors, glue etc. will be provided.  
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Thursday sessions offer help in English. This service...
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Drop in to Jamaica Bay daily from April 18th through May 7th to register for your IDNYC card. For a full list of 2016 IDNYC Cardholder benefits, please visit this link.
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Free consultations by Immigrant Justice Corps Community Fellows are done under the supervision of immigration attorneys. Services offered include: Full screenings to determine eligibility for immigration benefits; assistance filing applications for...
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
"Sit down to get down." Chair exercise and meditation . Akwesi Asante is a certified personal group trainer, yoga instructor, body-worker (mixed modalities), and a student practitioner of martial arts. He has spent 30 years in the...
A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
assorted games in clear, rectangular, plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Nothing Says Mother's Day Like  Flowers! Come support the Friends of the Gerritsen Beach Library as we gather together for the sale of our reasonably-priced flowers! All proceeds are donated to the Gerritsen Beach Library.
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified...
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
Sign-Up to showcase your talent at Coney Island! Coney Island Library, in collaboration with NYC Council Member Mark Treyger, will be hosting Coney Island’s Got Talent, their first annual teen talent show. The show is open to those ages 12 to...
Thu, May 5
10:00 am
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 us as we form our first virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge senior centers and other libraries around New York City, to meet and compete with other...
Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are WALKING independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....
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drawing of a red bowling pin and a black bowling ball
Join Brooklyn Public’s Library Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between branches. No registration or experience necessary. While this...
Thu, May 5
10:30 am
Join Brooklyn Public Library's Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.  No...
Thu, May 5
10:30 am