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Sunday, March 29, 2015

Women's History Month Books Display.
Sun, Mar 29
10:00 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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...
Featured Event
Ducks created by a 3D Printer
3DPrinterOS, Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) and Ultimaker are pleased to host an introduction to 3D printing workshop. This workshop will help people interested in 3D printing learn: What is 3D Printing and how does it work? How do we take an...
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...
Featured Event
Rotholz, Bailen and Kampmeier
Susan Rotholz, flute, Eliot Bailen, cello and Margaret Kampmeier, piano, perform sonatas by C.P.E. Bach, Lowell Leibermann in addition to compositions by Eliot Bailen, Heitor Villa Lobos and Bohuslav Martinu.   Children under 6...

Monday, March 30, 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, Mar 30
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. Call 718.623.7000 to make an appointment. This is...
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...
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, Mar 30
10:00 am
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
Narwhal, copyright Charrow
Original illustrations inspired by children’s imaginations, created by illustrator, Charrow.  She creates whimsical and intimate artwork that appeals to both children and adults.
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
The Windsor Terrace branch of the Brooklyn Public Library, in conjunction with support from the office of Brad Lander and Older Adults Technology Services, is offering free one-on-one computer instruction for older adults (60+) between now and the...
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
Book Displays for Women's History Month
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
Women's History Month Books Display.
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
Come and choose books by women authors, or about famous women that are on display throughout the library.
Mon, Mar 30
10:00 am
Discuss current events with your friends.
Mon, Mar 30
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, Mar 30
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...
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...
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays with your child aged 0-5.
Mon, Mar 30
10:30 am
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Children meet , hear stories, make friends and play.
Mon, Mar 30
10:30 am
Join us for Story Play every Monday in March.  Tickets are required so arrive early!
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, Mar 30
10:30 am
ToddlerTime
Come In and Enjoy Stories, Play, and Meet New Friends @ the Library!
Mon, Mar 30
10:45 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, Mar 30
11:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
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, Mar 30
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, Mar 30
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Fun songs and stories for pre-walkers.
Mon, Mar 30
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/
Mon, Mar 30
11:00 am
Work on your resume, get education and career advice, learn interview skills, practice LinkedIn, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian. Patrons will be seen on a first come, first served basis.
Mon, Mar 30
11:00 am
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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.
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, Mar 30
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...
Join us for Babies & Books every Monday in March.  For babies up to 18 months.  Tickets are required, so please arrive early!
Icon: Toddler Time 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...
Have fun participating in a dance fitness program.
Mon, Mar 30
1:00 pm
Play chess and checkers
Mon, Mar 30
1:00 pm
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit. Discussion is guided by Ms. Marlene Simon.
Mon, Mar 30
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...
Mon, Mar 30
1:00 pm
Join us as our professional teacher Mary Harmon leads a weekly class on nonfiction writing!
Whiplash  (Drama) 105 Minutes A first-year music student (Miles Teller) wins a seat behind the drums in a jazz band led by a teacher (J.K. Simmons) who uses fear and intimidation to push his students to perfection. J. K. Simmons won a 2015 Best...
Mon, Mar 30
1:30 pm