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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Reading Is Fundamental
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)- A weekly library program offering free books to children while encouraging them to read. The RIF program is on Wednesdays Ages Birth -12 View Here  
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Earn a free book every third time that you borrow or return library books to the Eastern Parkway branch. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays. (Ages 0-18)
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Playstation
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
This free 7-week workshop for teens (ages 13-18) will help young writers shed their fear of Shakespeare and discover the magic, fun and some would say craziness of the immortal bard through playwriting, adaptation and performance. Guided by Brooklyn...
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and playtime. 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Multi-player gaming with Sam and his gang.
Wed, Jul 29
3:30 pm
Cancelled
Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? We'll help you get started for free at the Brighton Beach Library! Open to all ages.
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Become an Artist and master your craft at Arts and Craft Program
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Cancelled
Join other adults who are learning to Speak English!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Build your own catapult and learn about simple machines!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Play drums! Rap your poetry! Dance to your own beat!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Teen tech time
Come and play video games in the Library. Bring your friends and have fun!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
A trained volunteer helps kids and teenagers to complete their homework.
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Pick a book and read it to a staff or volunteer who can help you improve your reading pronunciation. Ages 5-12. Registration is required on site with staff.
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Icon: Kids Tech Time at Washington Irving
Kids Tech Time is a weekly event where kids can: Play Wii ® in 4 way matches Access to laptops Design and build with Lego's Board games Use laptops for homework and games and more No registration required.    
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Icon: Summer Science Club – Building Circuits with littleBits
Learn about creating your very own circuits using interlocking magnetic parts. Design and build your concepts from littleBits circuits, Legos and craft materials. Each week we will have a different challenge you will accomplish. Get a...
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Unleash your inner artist and spend time with friends!!!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
All though we no longer have a chess master on sight - this is a good chance to meet up with friends and practice your chess skills. 
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Join us in making creative projects!
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Teens engage in the Summer Reading theme "Every Hero Has A Story," by watching a movie that was once a book/comic book with super characters.
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Learn and/or play chess with others.
Wed, Jul 29
4:00 pm
Hear Stories, Sing songs and make something Fun!
Wed, Jul 29
4:30 pm
the child's place for children with special needs Our Garden Club
A garden grows in Brooklyn!  Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home flowers.  For kids with and without disabilities. 
Wed, Jul 29
4:30 pm
Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us in the music studio on the 2nd floor and we'll help you get started for free! The class is taught by a professional guitarist and educator. Open to all ages. Please bring your...
Wed, Jul 29
4:30 pm
Learn basic knitting and crocheting skills. Please bring your own needle and yarn.
Wed, Jul 29
5:00 pm
Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first...
BRIC media classes
Are you a poet or creative writer looking for another way to connect to your audience? In this two-hour workshop, you’ll learn how to record and exhibit your poetry. Using professional Zoom recorders and audio editing software Audacity,...
Wed, Jul 29
5:45 pm
Peace of mind and a healthy body are inevitable once you begin to think and feel in the right way! Balanced Nutrition: You can learn how to combine foods correctly and stay lean and healthy for the rest of your life! Physical activity: You can...
Wed, Jul 29
6:00 pm
Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting, with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! No registration required.
Wed, Jul 29
6:00 pm
Join this FREE aerobics class. Class taught by NYC Parks Department community volunteer.
Wed, Jul 29
6:00 pm
SimplyMap’s Steven Swartz demonstrates this new online database that helps you access powerful demographic, business and marketing data to create professional thematic maps and reports. This is a Business & Career Library program.  ...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Get help from a computer expert. Topics include how to operate a computer, navigating the Windows 7 desktop, how to open an email account, and using the internet. Classes are taught using laptops No experience necessary.
Wed, Jul 29
6:00 pm
Down in the Amazon Rainforest, shamans heal people with plants and herbs. They learn their wisdom from the spirits of the plants. More and more people from Western Culture, with conditions on which modern medicine has given up, come to Amazonia to...
Wed, Jul 29
6:00 pm
Come and practice your English with other English learners. No registration necessary.
Wed, Jul 29
6:30 pm
Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required
Our popular NYC Parks Department program "Shape Up! Dance Fitness" returns with a new local volunteer instructor. Class begins at 6:45 PM and ends at 7:45 PM. No registration is needed.
Featured Event
Nu D'Lux, BPL Program
The Funky Guajiros return with their unmistakable sound and energy. Incorporating Afro-Cuban and Afro-Puerto Rican vocal stylings, the Cuban Tres Guitar, Violin, Trombone, Trumpet and a modern-groove rhythm section of New York's finest (conga,...
Wed, Jul 29
7:00 pm

Thursday, July 30, 2015

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,...
Joshua Stulman's artwork develops from issues found within the large diversity of the jewish community. His work exibits a deep love of figurative and traditional paintings and political content. Opening Reception and Comic Book Signing: Tuesday...
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. This service is by appointment only!!! Please call the...
Thu, Jul 30
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 applications for...
Thu, Jul 30
10:00 am
Cancelled
Come and enjoy songs, stories and more at the New Lots Library. Large groups, Summer Camps and/or Day Cares please call and make an appointment. 718-649-0311.
Thu, Jul 30
10:15 am
Story time for ages birth - 5
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and...
Earn a free book every third time that you borrow or return library books to the Bushwick branch. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Customer Service area. (Ages 0-18)
An experienced résumé coach helps job applicants to find work and with preparation of their résumé.
Thu, Jul 30
10:30 am