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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Discuss poetry in a comfortable setting.
People meditating and enjoying fresh air and nature
Learn how to reduce stress, calm the mind and live with joy through breathing techniques and guided meditation. Presented by the Art of Living Foundation
Sat, Jan 31
2:00 pm
Children learn about science through experimentation with lego and other materials.
A trained volunteer helps kids and young adults with their homework.
Sat, Jan 31
2:30 pm
Registration Closed
Icon: Teen Tech Time Tournament at Washington Irving
Think you’re the best? Just want to play for fun? Join our monthly Teen Tech Time Tournament. Join the bracket and try your best to claim the tournament crown. Rules: Matches will be played 4 on 4 player matches, top 2 moves on 3...
Sat, Jan 31
2:30 pm
Greene Hill Food Coop
Learn about healthy foods and nutrition. Try free food samples and get recipes from Clinton Hill's own Greene Hill Food Coop.
Word cloud of all different language in that language format
I-Ching, the Book of Changes, is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies and can help us to make decisions that our logic alone can't handle. Free lectures in Chinese and English. As of January 10th until March 28th the class will move to...
Come learn the basics of citizenship exam preparation.
Sat, Jan 31
3:00 pm
Get help from a computer expert. Topics range from how to operate a computer in your job, your education, and your entertainment. This class will be taught in Chinese. 专业的电脑指导,真诚为你服务. 我们将会教导你成为工作,学习,娱乐不求人帮助的电脑能手. 电脑基础课程是中文授课, 期待大家踊跃参加.
Sat, Jan 31
3:30 pm
Enjoy the pleasure of moving your body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing.
Sat, Jan 31
3:45 pm
Our Crimea
The live presentation of a poetry almanac Our Crimea (НАШКРЫМ), which unites poets from Russia, Ukraine, the US and Israel. Among the confirmed participants, Gennady Katsov (Геннадий Кацов, New York), Mikhail Ayzenberg (Михаил Айзенберг, Moscow),...
Topics may include animations, transitions, and presentation tools. Please bring a USB flash drive if you want to save your work to bring home or to a future class. Presented by New York Cares.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

baby worn in carrier
This is a great opportunity to try new carriers and learn new techniques.  There will be demonstrations and hands-on help provided by Babywearing International volunteer babywearing educators.  Parents-to-be, experienced babywearers, and...
Practice your Japanese in an informal and fun setting. The Class is Free No registration required
Featured Event
Kelly Hall Tompkins, Classical Interludes
Acclaimed for her “tonal mastery” and “searing intensity,” violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins is forging a dynamic career as a soloist and chamber musician. Winner of a Naumburg International Violin Competition Honorarium...

Monday, February 2, 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, Feb 2
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...
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,...
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Mon, Feb 2
10:00 am
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, Feb 2
10:00 am
Learn to use the mouse and keyboard, get on the Internet, and use email to stay in touch with family and friends. You'll learn the basics of how to operate a computer and navigate the Internet in ways that can enrich your life. Classes are...
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. http://www.bklynlibrary.org/events/exhibitions/head-clouds...
Mon, Feb 2
10:00 am
Reading with preschoolers is fun and educational! Enjoy stories, music and activities to encourage the development of early learning skills! Make an appointment today!
Join us for a story and playtime with your baby (infant to 18 months) !  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...
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays with your child aged 0-5.
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Cancelled
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 meet , hear stories, make friends and play.
woman lying on her back in yoga pose
Enjoy the pleasure of moving your body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing.    
Mon, Feb 2
10:30 am
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.
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.
ToddlerTime
Come In and Enjoy great books and new friends!
Mon, Feb 2
10:45 am
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
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
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Cancelled
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/
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, Feb 2
11:00 am
Tai Chi for Adults
Mon, Feb 2
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.
Come Learn Tai Chi
Mon, Feb 2
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Come enjoy songs, activities and an all around good time for pre-walkers.
Mon, Feb 2
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, Feb 2
11:15 am
Discover how to use the Internet as an everyday resource for entertainment, socialization and life management. Classes are taught by expert instructors from Older Adults Technology Services (OATS). No experience necessary. All are welcome! Classes...
Stories, songs, and play for babies up to 18 months and caregivers! Tickets are required and will be given out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the start of the program.
Have fun participating in a dance fitness program.
Mon, Feb 2
1:00 pm