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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Enjoy playtime at the library with other babies and toddlers!
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, Jan 19
10:00 am
Bring your baby to the library for stories, songs, and toys.
Thu, Jan 19
10:00 am
Free consultations (in English or Haitian Kreyol) by Immigrant Justice Corps Community Fellows are done under the supervision of immigration attorneys. Services offered include: Full screenings to determine eligibility for...
Thu, Jan 19
10:00 am
Learn English!
Thu, Jan 19
10:00 am
Photo of the community room
The Spring Creek Branch will soon be receiving a beautiful mural!  This mural project is being developed in conjunction with Groundswell; a not for profit organization whose mission is to facilitate mural making projects designed and painted...
Thu, Jan 19
10:00 am
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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, Jan 19
10:15 am
This event is for the Brooklyn Public Library's youngest patrons.  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...
Thu, Jan 19
10:30 am
Enjoy books, rhymes, and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Tickets are required for this program, and will be handed out at the information desk. They will be first come, first served.  There will be a second session of Story Play...
Thu, Jan 19
10:30 am
Cancelled
Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....
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....
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...
Thu, Jan 19
10:30 am
Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.
Thu, Jan 19
10:30 am
Interested in becoming the digital champion of a Bowling League?   Please join Brooklyn Public Library’s Outreach Services first virtual bowling team.   Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One, with monthly...
Thu, Jan 19
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 adults. Provided by...
Thu, Jan 19
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...
Practice reading, writing and  math skills critical for HSE success!
Thu, Jan 19
10:30 am
Cancelled
Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.
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Come on down to Spring Creek and play! 
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive program.
Enjoy books, rhymes, and songs for children from birth to 5 years old!  Tickets are required for this program, and will be handed out at the information desk. They will be first come, first served. The first session of Story Play is at 10:30....
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 months - 3 years old. Earn free books with RIF program.
Thu, Jan 19
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.*
Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
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Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first served.
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
A read-aloud for the preschool crowd. Tickets are not required.
Immediately following Toddler Yoga, little ones 0 to 4 and their caregivers (with or without tickets) take part in a freeform playtime.
Thu, Jan 19
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.
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 10 months)
Thu, Jan 19
11:00 am
Cancelled
Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....
Cancelled
Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.
Thu, Jan 19
11:30 am
Books are for babies, too! Songs, lap rhymes, fingerplays, and more. Infants under 1 year old only at this storytime, please. Tickets are not required.
Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.
Thu, Jan 19
12:30 pm
Practice and improve your conversation skills fast! Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
Are you new to the Internet? Are you wondering what's so important about being connected online? This introductory course will guide you through the basics while providing up-to-date information on the latest online tools and technologies.
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
Bridge game
Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary. Please Register in Advance.
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
knitting and crocheting
Do you want to learn or brush up on your knitting and crocheting skills? Join edna every thursday starting January 19!  
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 pm
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Read library books to earn free books of your own. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the customer service desk at Bushwick Library when your borrow or return books. Every third check-in earns a free book! For babies, kids, and...
Thu, Jan 19
1:15 pm
Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:   What is email and why use it? The various types of email providers available. How to set up an email...
Thu, Jan 19
1:15 pm
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.
Thu, Jan 19
1:15 pm
Registration Closed
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers. This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in advance, at 1:30pm on Wednesday.
Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hell for all the slaves, but especially bad for Cora. An outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood, where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent arrival...
Thu, Jan 19
1:30 pm
Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it? The various types of email providers available. How to set up an email account....
Thu, Jan 19
1:30 pm
"Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hellish for all the slaves but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood - where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent...
Thu, Jan 19
1:30 pm
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*