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Saturday, August 27, 2016

Enjoy board games and other games with your family and friends.
Sat, Aug 27
9:00 am
Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one.  Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
dinosaur roar!
Join us for stories, songs, and free play.
Drop in to an Open Level Lab on Microsoft Office applications. Ask questions or go through tutorials on topics including:  navigating Excel entering formulas creating graphs and reports navigating Word typing using features such as copy and...
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
Get in shape for the summer with our free, volunteer-led fitness class. No pre-registration needed.
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
Get in shape for free at your neighborhood library! This total body workout increases muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardiorespiratory system. Continuous simple moves to great music...
Sat, Aug 27
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...
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
Free Pre-HSE Classes for adults 17+ Evening, daytime and Saturday classes available. Begin your HSE preparation at Brooklyn Public Library. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success. Attend a registration to: • Sign up...
Sat, Aug 27
10:00 am
SATURDAYS 10:15-11:30 AM Reduce stress and & gain flexibility in a safe & fun environment Beginners are welcome Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Yoga is best practiced...
Sat, Aug 27
10:15 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.  
Sat, Aug 27
10:15 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. 
Sat, Aug 27
10:15 am
BRIC digital media classes
You’ll learn how to use your digital camera’s features and simple tricks to create beautiful images. We’ll discuss manual camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop...
Sat, Aug 27
10:30 am
Library Lab
Session 6 – Engineering Building with everyday materials & Lego. Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) with and without disabilities and their families. Explore...
Sat, Aug 27
10:30 am
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.  
Sat, Aug 27
10:30 am
Friends Group Book, Craft & Jewelry Sale! All profits go to Sheepshead Bay Branch Library. Browse our large selection of fiction and non-fiction books for children, young adults and adults. Don't forget to check out the craft and...
Sat, Aug 27
10:30 am
Cancelled
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English ! No registration is required.
Sat, Aug 27
10:30 am
Spellbound Theatre presents "Shapes" Free Family Art Days are opportunities to play, imagine, and explore through a variety of art forms. Each month, our storytellers present crafts, songs, stories, and creative play around a different...
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...
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
Learn the basics of Pilates through a series of exercises designed to work all major muscle groups! Pilates focuses on strengthening and lengthening as well as alignment and coordination. This class is also inspired by Gyrotonic, Dance, and Yoga....
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities for toddlers and preschoolers.
Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
Kids, family, Free, flatbush library, school supplies,
Come join Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., for free school supplies event. Come get your back to school items while supplies last. Participant must have a valid library card.  Children must be present in order to for adult to received school...
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
Join Jess every Saturday morning for Storytime! Visit far away lands, meet interesting people, and laugh at the silly antics of a vast array of characters from literature.
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
Practice and improve your conversation skills fast! Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.
Sat, Aug 27
11:00 am
Come to the Brooklyn Public Library and get your game on!
Learn the basics of ballet or expand upon your knowledge of this classical dance form! This class will follow a traditional ballet class structure, with barre work and center work. Dancers and non-dancers welcome! The instructor, Jamila Youngstedt,...
Sat, Aug 27
12:00 pm
To promote good health and its importance.
Sat, Aug 27
12:00 pm
Cancelled
Free Summer Meals for EVERYONE 18 years old and UNDER.
Sat, Aug 27
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...
Sat, Aug 27
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
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
Adults:  Come meet us with your current project for an afternoon of crafting and conversation. Don’t know how to knit or crochet?  One of our very experienced members would be delighted to show you how.  Come prepared with a...
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
Cancelled
This year Brooklyn Public Library's Summer Reading program is all about fun and games!  Come to the Cortelyou Library to participate in some challenging games to give your brain a fun workout.  Bring your friends and let'...
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
Cancelled
Practice your English speaking skills with an experienced English teacher in an informal group setting.
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
Come and take a modern technique class based on the principles of José Limón and Doris Humphrey. Through exercises and work across the floor we will study how suspension and release drives the dancer through space. No prior dance...
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation group, Saturdays at Kensington Library!
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
Enjoy story time, singing songs, laughing at the silly puppet theater!  Artist alert!! Express your creativity with craft and creative projects.  
Sat, Aug 27
1:00 pm
New York City’s annual Summer Meals Program, run by the New York City Department of Education and funded by the federal government, provides free meals to children and teens ages 18 and younger regardless of New York City residency. Free...
Sat, Aug 27
1:15 pm
Narcotics Anonymous.
Sat, Aug 27
1:30 pm
Popcorn, soda, film reel, and movie ticket
Come on down to Spring Creek for some cool movies!  Movies are to be announced.
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Free Pre-HSE Classes for adults 17+ Evening, daytime and Saturday classes available. Begin your HSE preparation at Brooklyn Public Library. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success. Attend a registration to: • Sign up...
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Kick back, relax, and enjoy a summertime movie!!!
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Enjoy reading and writing poetry with your friends!
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Summer Reading, Bilud with Lego
Have fun at the library with your friends and build with Lego and DUPLO.
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Bella Liberman, Yelena Stroganova, Yelena Yulman
ЛЕГЕНДЫ  СТАРОЙ  ОДЕССЫ Музыкально- литературный спектакль по произведениям Исаака Бабеля, Александра Куприна, Веры Инбер Музыка Брамса, Блоха, Крейслера, народные еврейские мелодии. Приходите на встречу с любимыми исполнительницами:...
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Are You Suffering From High Blood Pressure? Are you feeling FRUSTRATED NOT KNOWING WHAT YOU CAN OR CAN’T EAT? Are you unsure of what to do to keep your Blood Pressure Normal?  Would you be interested in attending a monthly...
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
Soda, popcorn, film reel, and movie ticket
Come on down to Spring Creek for some cool movies!  "Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their...
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
The Richard Tucker Music Foundation Gala concert - the most anticipated event of the opera season - features Andrea Bocelli, Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Isabel Leonard, Christine Goerke, Lawrence Brownlee, Stephen Costello, Nadine Sierra...
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm
We supply the colors you supply the creativity!
Sat, Aug 27
2:00 pm