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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing...
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Earn a certificate to become an official parent member at IEP meetings! Presented by Ruth DiRoma, Family Educator, RCSN  Co-sponsored by New York City Parent Partnership and Resources for Children with Special Needs To register https://bpl-...
Join us for an ever-growing, ongoing exercise class! No registration or experience necessary, either! Please use the Union Street stairwell entrance when entering. Classes feature: Jeana Musacchio-Tues, Wed, Thurs, 10am-11am: Aerobics, Strength...
Tue, May 26
10:00 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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Community Health Project/Callen-Lorde Community Health Center’s Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you may be eligible for free public health insurance (Child Health Plus and Medicaid) and, if so, help you enroll....
Discuss current events with your friends.
Tue, May 26
10:00 am
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Tuesday sessions offer help in English. This service...
Tue, May 26
10:00 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Toddlers (aged 18-36 months) and their caregivers. Playing with your baby is more than fun, it's one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and...
Tue, May 26
10:15 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Bring the children for stories and songs.   Toys provided for playtime following Stories.   Come in and join RIF, Reading is Fundamental.   An engaging morning of activities for the children. 
Bklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging Chinese painting
Learn the techniques of Chinese brush painting over twelve weekly sessions with a Chinese teaching artist. Please call 718.236.4086 to register. Provided by the Brooklyn Public Library's New Utrecht Library and Services for Older Adults...
Tue, May 26
10:30 am
Enjoy songs and stories for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old.
Tue, May 26
10:30 am
Come and enjoy books, songs and playtime. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Tue, May 26
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, May 26
10:30 am
Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Heights Branch: Wiggle, Jump and Sing
A multicultural music and storytelling program with Adam Blotner and Seth Wax. Ages 0-4.
Get help from a computer expert. Topics range from how to operate a computer to how to open an email account. No experience necessary.
Tue, May 26
11:00 am
Story Play: An interactive program of stories and songs for kids age 0-5, with group playtime for the last 15-20 minutes of each session
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old.
Improve your game and learn new strategies.
Morgan Taylor
Award-winning songwriter and cartoonist, Morgan Taylor, performs Gustafer Yellowgold's Show, narrating the story of Gustafer, a friendly alien from the Sun and his new life in the lush woodlands of rural Minnesota. Themes of friendship,...
Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Come in for one-on-one help with your device.
Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. Space is limited - first come, first serve. All FirstRIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in First RIF. Children will be allowed to choose a free RIF book when they join FirstRIF and on...
BRIC media classes
Our orientation is a great introduction to what community access television is all about, the variety of classes available with BRIC Media Education, services available from BRIC, and our policies and procedures. Some of our classes require that you...
Under the guide from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.
Tue, May 26
11:00 am
2nd floor meeting room
Tue, May 26
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037.
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 0 to 18 months.
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.
Learn the fundamentals of using a computer. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish. No registration is necessary.
Tue, May 26
11:00 am
Free one-on-one help. 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.
Tue, May 26
11:00 am
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Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5, with RIF giveaway. Tickets are required so arrive early!
Tue, May 26
11:15 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers. Playing with your baby is more than fun, it's one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language...
Tue, May 26
11:30 am
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Tue, May 26
12:00 pm
Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure at the Library.
Tue, May 26
12:30 pm
Enjoy and share your crochet and knitting secrets with others.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
the child's place for children with special needs
Share stories, rhymes and music for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, with and without disabilities. Age 0 to 5.
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.
Join us for low impact exercise with experienced instructor from NORC.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
BRIC media classes
This 3-week course will give you skills and hands-on experience using a Panasonic AVCCAM, a professional-grade digital video camera. In addition to camera operation, you’ll learn to operate sound equipment, tripods and portable light kits....
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Sit with a librarian to create or update your resume.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Make Physical Activity Part of Your Life
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Come and join us for some books, fingerplays and a craft or activity. For ages 3 years to 5 years old
Learn more about how to use Excel in a two part class.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Bring in your unfinished projects, share your skills, be a proud knitter or crocheter.
Tue, May 26
1:00 pm
Can't tell your hardware from your software or your mouse from your monitor? Beginners can learn about the parts of computers, the Windows and Apple operating systems. We also teach basic programs: Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, etc....
Tue, May 26
1:15 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Heights Branch: Babies and Books
Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. Tickets available on a first come, first served basis beginning at 1:00 p.m.