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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

These STEM activities are for toddlers and preschoolers. Toddlers learn about colors and mix them together to create new colors. What is your favorite color?
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen we can help! Join our free exam preparation group!
Wed, Feb 10
12:00 pm
Get help from a computer Tech. Topics range from how to operate a computer to how to open an email account. No experience necessary.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.
For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your...
Friends Book Sale all day and every day! All profits go to Sheepshead Bay Branch Library. We have a large selection of fiction and non-fiction books, and children and YA books, too! Prices are $1.00 - $3.00.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit. Discussion is guided by Leon/Marlene.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with some help from a tax assistant...To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $60,000 (per tax return) Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills Bring all...
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Learn computer skills such as how to operate a computer, open an email account, navigate the Internet, and use Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. No experience required.  Appointment is required.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms...
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
balls of yarn of different colors
Every Wednesday meeting for seniors to do projects such as knitting, crocheting or crafting or just to coffee klatch. Provided by Brooklyn Public Library's Services for Older Adults department.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real live course on computers?
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 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.
Share, learn or create an item for yourself or a gift.  Enjoy great conversation while mastering a new skill . Bring needle and yarn.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Come join the AHRC NYC Artists and work on projects.
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
Computer skills
Wed, Feb 10
1:00 pm
microsoft publisher
Microsoft Publisher Basics introduces new and returning users to the basics of creating, and editing professional looking publications that can be printed and distributed.  Publications that can be created in Microsoft Publisher include:...
Wed, Feb 10
1:30 pm
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program.
Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.  
Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.
Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites
Wed, Feb 10
1:30 pm
Get help from a computer Tech. Topics range from how to operate a computer to how to open an email account. No experience necessary.
Wed, Feb 10
1:45 pm
Learn English
Join informal group and practice English language skills with the BPL experienced Volunteer. The program is free. No registration is required.
Wed, Feb 10
2:00 pm
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Older adults read from their own writings.
Wed, Feb 10
2:00 pm
Before you start your homework, stop in to play video and board games, build with Legos, and more!
Wed, Feb 10
2:00 pm
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.
Wed, Feb 10
2:00 pm
Techknowledge, older adults, adults
Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.
Want a free book for using your library card when you check out other books! Come to the library and find out how.
Wed, Feb 10
2:30 pm
Homework Help is at the Red Hook Library every Wednesday and Thursday afternoon! Librarians will be on hand to help students with their their homework every Wednesday and Thursday The library offers students a quiet and safe environment to help...
Wed, Feb 10
2:30 pm
Do you have homework to do and need a quiet space? Come to our Homework Cove in our meeting room to study.
Wed, Feb 10
2:30 pm
Duct tape bow an example of DIY teen crafts
Teens and tweens will make fun and imaginative DIY projects.
Wed, Feb 10
2:45 pm
Improve your Spanish Language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration is required
If you love reading join the RIF club and get free books.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Homework Helper
If you are in Grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework!
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Are you a creative writer, poet, or spoken word artist who is looking for another way to connect to your audience? Learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity, you will create...
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Create arts & craft projects.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Get a free book if you can borrow 2 books each week for 3 weeks. Need to show library card and register with staff to count.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Homework Help
Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
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Get help/assistance with your Homework during after school hours
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program
Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Learn Chess basics, new skills or challenge the master...
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
Kings Bay- Kids Create: Arts & Crafts
Program for children to develop their creativity.
notebooks, a calculator, and a textbook in a pile
Going back to school? Studying for an entrance exam? Preparing to take a high school equivalency exam? In this workshop, you’ll learn about strategies to improve your note-taking skills, reading texts for class, planning a research paper, and...
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 to complete their homework assignments.
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
All R.I.F. members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and returning 6 library...
Learn how to set up and use LinkedIn, an important professional networking site that can make your job search more effective. This is a Business & Career Library program.
After School Homework Help Grades K-8
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm
BRIC digital media classes
Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or...
Wed, Feb 10
3:00 pm