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Sunday, April 19, 2015

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Regional understandings of law and justice have shaped and reshaped our nation throughout history, but America’s Constitution, our founding and unifying document, looks slightly different in California than it does in Kansas. In The Law of the...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
3D printed ornaments
As many are discovering, 3D printing is the latest technology to spark a revolution—a digital revolution placing the power of customization into the hands of anyone looking to rapidly bring an idea to life with minimal costs and resources...
In this special six session series, families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning skills. Exploring literacy, science, and math through music, stories, and play will help you and your child get...
   Practice your Japanese in an informal and fun Setting The class is free No registration required 
In this special six session series, families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning skills. Exploring literacy, science, and math through music, stories, and play will help you and your child get...
Scott Ballantyne, BPL Program
Scott Ballantyne, cello, and Hiroko Sasaki, piano, perform sonatas by Kodaly, Debussy, and Brahms. Children under the age of 6 will not be admitted.   RSVP here.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs,...
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops. Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel,...
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,...
Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free community workshop! This writing group is open to writers of all...
Discuss current events with your friends.
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
National Poetry Month Book Exhibition Display
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old. Call or come in to make an appointment for your group or class.
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours for all ages.
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
In Brooklyn Bublic Library'S Pre-HSE classes, you practice reading, writing, math, and critical thinking that form foundation of high school equivalency success. Registration required.
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Focus group with senior citizens on helping the neighborhood become more Age- Friendly
Mon, Apr 20
10:00 am
Icon: Toddler Time at Washington Irving Library
Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...
Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)
Come In & Enjoy Stories, Play, and Meet New Friends @ the Library.
Mon, Apr 20
10:15 am
Join us for a story and playtime with your baby!  Limited seating due to overwhelming demand!  Please queue at the Union St. gate of the library for a (free) paper ticket starting at 10 am.  One per child, must be present.  The...
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Children meet , hear stories, make friends and play.
Mon, Apr 20
10:30 am
Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with your child!
Mon, Apr 20
10:30 am
A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Mon, Apr 20
10:30 am
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program
Join us for a free workshop on acting and performing for children! Jocelyn, a local acting teacher from Child's Pay NY, will lead 16 kids in an hour class!  Ages 2-4 please! Space is limited so come early--ask at the front desk for a (free...
Mon, Apr 20
10:30 am
Registration Closed
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs...
Mon, Apr 20
10:30 am
Stories, songs, and play for babies and toddlers! Tickets are required and will be given out 1/2 hour before the start of the program at the reference desk.
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Mon, Apr 20
11:00 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. All sessions are by appointment only.
Mon, Apr 20
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. You can also get free books for your baby by participating in the Reading is Fundamental (RIF) program.
Icon: Babies and Books at Washington Irving Library
Playing with your baby is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. At these special Babies & Books programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead...
This is a program for Toddlers (18 monts to 3 y.o.) Librarian will read a book and children will place. The program will take place on the 2nd Floor of the Library, Children section.
Mon, Apr 20
11:00 am
No experience necessary. Registration is required. Topics include mouse and keyboard, word processing, internet searching, and emailing. Please call (718) 375-3037 or come to the branch to register
Mon, Apr 20
11:00 am
Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, Linkedin profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.
Mon, Apr 20
11:00 am
Join us for a story and playtime with your baby! Limited seating due to overwhelming demand! Please queue at the Union St. gate of the library for a (free) paper ticket starting at 10 am.  After 10 am, please come inside to the Customer Service...
2nd floor meeting room
Mon, Apr 20
11:15 am
En esta clase será introducido a las aplicaciones de Microsoft Word. Para mas detalles y registro, favor de registrarse e informarse en el escritorio de información.
Mon, Apr 20
11:30 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies ( 0-18 months) and their caregivers. Tickets are required and will be given out 1/2 hour before the start of the program at the reference desk.
zumba dance, zumba fitness, zumba
Have fun participating in a dance fitness program.
Mon, Apr 20
1:00 pm
Play chess and checkers
Mon, Apr 20
1:00 pm
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit. Discussion is guided by Ms. Marlene Simon.
Mon, Apr 20
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
the child's place for children with special needs
Provides children up to age 5 (and their families) a book-sharing and creative educational playtime. Children learn social skills and stimulate language development by playing together with age appropriate toys.  
Want to Become a Citizen? Attaining citizenship is scary, but fear not. Sheepshead Bay's Brooklyn Public Library has pamphlets and staff members which whom you can discuss questions confidentially. Explore our New Americans Corner and learn...
Mon, Apr 20
1:00 pm