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Saturday, July 30, 2016

Drop in to an Open Level Lab on Microsoft Office applications. Ask questions or go through tutorials on topics including:  navigating Excel entering formulas creating graphs and reports navigating Word typing using features such as copy and...

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Cancelled
Free Summer Meals for EVERYONE 18 years old and UNDER.
Sun, Jul 31
12:30 pm
Serving free lunch to individuals 18 years of age and under during the summer.  Sumer Meals!  Enjoy Delicious Sandwiches, Tasty Salads, Fresh Fruit, Cold & Milk
Sun, Jul 31
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
 In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play...
Sun, Jul 31
2:00 pm
In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...
 In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play...
Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required
Featured Event
Pather Panchali, BPL Program
Depicts the childhood of the protagonist Apu (Subir Banerjee) and his elder sister Durga (Uma Dasgupta) and the harsh village life of their poor family. Read up on the legendary director with a book from Brooklyn Public Library. Sign up here to...

Monday, August 1, 2016

Enjoy board games and other games with your family and friends.
Mon, Aug 1
9:00 am
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, Aug 1
10:00 am
assorted games in clear rectangular plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Mon, Aug 1
10:00 am
First five years activities
Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.
Mon, Aug 1
10:00 am
current events
Come to the Kings Bay Library and discuss current events with your friends.
Mon, Aug 1
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.
Drop-In Computer Lab
Drop in to the computer lab at New Lots Library Mondays and Fridays 10 am to Noon. One-on-one resume help available. Work on resumes, online job applications, go through tutorials from Lynda.com, access online housing applications and forms. Please...
Mon, Aug 1
10:00 am
An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.
Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator.
Mon, Aug 1
10:00 am
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,...
Playing Chess
Come down to Spring Creek daily to play chess.  Come down all day and play with your friends.  Chess sets are available behind the information desk.
Mon, Aug 1
10:15 am
Crayons in a circle
Come down to Spring Creek and get your coloring sheets on!  We always have coloring sheets and crayons available at the Information Desk.   
Mon, Aug 1
10:15 am
Preschool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental
Enjoy new & classic picture books, Learn favorite songs and fingerplays at your local neighborhood library.
Mon, Aug 1
10:30 am
Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.
Kids watching movies
Come on down to Spring Creek and chill out while watching cool cartoons. A full listing of movies and shows will be announced.
Mon, Aug 1
10:30 am
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 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/
Children hear stories, make friends and play.
  Free low-impact Zumba class for adults (and older adults) taught by a trained instructor.   No special equipment needed! Just wear comfortable clothes and be ready to move to the beat.  
Mon, Aug 1
10:30 am
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.  
Mon, Aug 1
10:30 am
Stories for preschool-aged kids, read by neighborhood favorite Uncle Lenny! Groups and daycares are welcome to attend.
Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!! Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys, and dance!!
Join us for stories, songs and fingerplays just for babies and their caregivers! A wonderful chance to meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 0-18 months.
Mon, Aug 1
10:45 am
Read books, sings songs, do fingerplays and enjoy spending time with your child in this class geared towards early literacy.
Hear great picture books read aloud, sing and dance, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years.
Come down to Spring Creek and mingle with other adults!  Every day is a different activity! Monday: Adult Crafting Tuesday: Wii Bowling Wednesday: Free time! Thursday: Adult Coloring Friday: Free time! Saturday: Free time! Let us know what you...
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
If you are interested in writing poetry, short stories or memoirs please join us for a weekly writing workshop. The class will focus on creative writing, tips for getting started and oral story sharing. Although the class is geared to those who are...
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
Enjoy books, songs, and play. For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
Pre-walkers (birth to 11 month olds) have a great time in this program which features stories and sing a longs. Please bring the child's library card or sign him or her up for one to participate in RIF - Reading is Fundamental.
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
Drop by Jamaica Bay Library to challenge fellow patrons or the adult services librarian to a friendly game of chess or checkers! Daily Monday through Friday. Beginners are welcome—we would be happy to teach you!    
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
young woman in lotus position on pink mat.
Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 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/
The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. For children 18 months to 3 years with their...
Need help with your resume or job searching skills?  Meet with library staff/resume help volunteer to Get guidance on job hunting. Review your resume. Get tips on interviewing. Explore library resources. Discuss next steps towards...
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
Interesting coloring pictures for adults.
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am
An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.
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,...
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.
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 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.  
Mon, Aug 1
11:00 am