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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Get help writing your resume so you stand out! Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional) Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.   Just Drop In! Wednesdays: 6:30-8pm Saturdays: 11am-1pm
Wed, Jul 27
6:30 pm
Featured Event
Matt Munisteri playing his guitar
Munisteri leads his band through the swinging music of the 1920s-1940s. Munisteri is a virtuosic guitarist whose album, Still Runnin’ Around in the Wilderness, contains the lost music of Willard Robinson. Dance lessons are at 6:30, the band...
Wed, Jul 27
6:30 pm
Family Movie Night Movie Marquee
Join us before bed to watch a movie and unwind!
Wed, Jul 27
6:30 pm
Fitness exercise class by NYC Parks Department.
Wed, Jul 27
6:30 pm
How to maximize engagement and create conversions with an effective website strategy. With Santos Morales of the LDC of East New York. This is a Business & Career Library event.    
Come and discuss the groups current book!
Wed, Jul 27
6:30 pm
Get in shape for the summer with our free, volunteer-led dance fitness class. No pre-registration needed.
Wed, Jul 27
6:45 pm
Map of Southern Brooklyn
Neighborhoods are more than just tangible, physical environments in which people live -- they mirror and embody the essence of those who inhabit them. Resident’s classes, religious beliefs, cultures, political stances and more all culminate to...

Thursday, July 28, 2016

health care workers, in white coats, smile, standing in line
Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs and get enrollment assistance from trained and...
Thu, Jul 28
9:00 am
One on one computer assistance for kids. Learn to type, create greeting cards, banners, other documents, using Microsoft Word or Microsoft Publisher. Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint or Excel.
Thu, Jul 28
9:00 am
Exercise your cares away and feel great!
assorted games
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Thu, Jul 28
10:00 am
Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.
Thu, Jul 28
10:00 am
Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...
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Enjoy stories and play with toys.
Thu, Jul 28
10:00 am
Enjoy playtime at the library with other babies and toddlers!
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Thursday sessions offer help in English. This service...
Thu, Jul 28
10:00 am
Crayons in a circle
Come down to Spring Creek and get your coloring sheets on!  We always have coloring sheets and crayons available at the Information Desk. 
Thu, Jul 28
10:00 am
Photo of someone playing chess.
Come down to Spring Creek daily to play chess.  Come down all day and play with your friends.  Chess sets are available behind the information desk.  
Thu, Jul 28
10:15 am
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months
Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....
Babies & Toddlers come and enjoy listening to great picture books read aloud, sing and dance, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends with other children during this Babies & books program.
Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5, with RIF giveaway.
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
The more you read, sing, and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. Join us for an hour of stories, songs and fun!
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
Become the champion of BPL’s digital bowling league! Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.  
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...
Please join us using our new Microsoft x-box one bowling game.
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
Welcome to Brooklyn Public Library’s Library Lanes Virtual Bowling League! Learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments to show that Saratoga is the Best Branch in...
Thu, Jul 28
10:30 am
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Illustration of animals at a storytime
Come and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with your child. Ages 18 months to 36 months. If you have a group and wish to attend this program, please call the Marcy library at 718-935-0032.
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Come down to Spring Creek and mingle with other adults!  Every day is a different activity! Monday: Adult Crafting Tuesday: Wii Bowling Wednesday: Free time! Thursday: Adult Coloring Friday: Free time! Saturday: Free time! Let us know what you...
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for an hour of free play with legos! All materials are provided, but legos may not be taken home, they must stay in the library.
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, songs and play. For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
*because of limited space, the library cannot accommodate groups in these programs
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Stuffed animal tiger and lion with books
Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and playtime. 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included after the program.
Immediately following Toddler Yoga, little ones 0 to 4 and their caregivers (with or without tickets) take part in a freeform playtime.
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Drop by Jamaica Bay Library to challenge fellow patrons or the adult services librarian to a friendly game of chess or checkers! Daily Monday through Friday. Beginners are welcome—we would be happy to teach you!    
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
image of colorful collage
In this regularly occurring program, adults are encouraged to come and explore their creative sides, look through a variety of art books in the library collection, and try out different art media.   Much of the work done during this program...
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Come hear stories at the Clarendon Branch. For children 0-18 months and their caregivers.
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
Come and enjoy books, songs, and Toy Time for ages 18 months to 3 years. Get free books with the RIF program. 
Thu, Jul 28
11:00 am
hands knitting
Come in and crochet or knit with us. We can help beginners, and experts can probably teach us a thing or two. We have crochet hooks, needles and yarn to practice with, but you can definitely bring your own projects. Hope to see you soon!
Thu, Jul 28
11:30 am
Come with your questions and receive one-on-one assistance on how to open an email account, using the internet, and more! First come, first served.
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics)  is having a summer program where all these topics will be explored and demonstrated. 
Thu, Jul 28
12:00 pm
Free Summer Meals for EVERYONE 18 years old and UNDER.
Thu, Jul 28
12:30 pm
Workshop with librarian Michael Condon instructing children to create spontaneous comedy skits, ages 7-14.
Thu, Jul 28
12:30 pm
RIF 50 Years Logo
Reading Is Fundamental 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...
Thu, Jul 28
1:00 pm
Join us weekday afternoons at 1:00pm for board games and other fun activities based on this year's Summer Reading theme: Get in the Game! For kids age 6 & up.
Thu, Jul 28
1:00 pm
Serving free lunch to individuals 18 years of age and under during the summer.  Sumer Meals!  Enjoy Delicious Sandwiches, Tasty Salads, Fresh Fruit, Cold & Milk
Thu, Jul 28
1:00 pm
Adults, Teens and Kids come in to play a variety of board and card games.
Thu, Jul 28
1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Enjoy playing bridge in the company of other seniors.
Thu, Jul 28
1:00 pm