Due to the weather, all Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) locations will close at 5pm today and remain closed Tuesday January 27th.

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Tuesday, January 27, 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...
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, Jan 27
10:00 am
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Enjoy stories and play in this program designed for active toddlers, ages 18 to 36 months, with a parent or caregiver. Children will be allowed to choose a free RIF book when they join FirstRIF and on their birthday (child must have a library...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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...
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 aged 18-36 months. Tickets required. Please pick...
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.  
Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Tue, Jan 27
10:30 am
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. 
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, Jan 27
10:30 am
Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Heights Branch: Wiggle Jump and Sing
Join us as we sing along to the guitar and enjoy some storytelling! With Adam Blotner and Seth Wax.
Reading with preschoolers is fun and educational! Enjoy stories, music and activities to encourage the development of early learning skills! Ages 2.5 - 4.5 y.o.
Tue, Jan 27
11:00 am
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, Jan 27
11:00 am
Librarian Will Read A Story age 3-5
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
Cancelled
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...
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old.
Improve your game and learn new strategies.
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.
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.
Enjoy stories, music and movement. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Если Вы хотите научиться  работать с компьютером, чтобы затем выходить в Интернет, приходите на курс "Основы пользования компьютером". Занятия проводятся на русском языке. Регистрация обязательна.Телефон: 718-375-3037. Спросить...
Tue, Jan 27
11:00 am
No registration is necessary. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish.
Tue, Jan 27
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. Patrons are seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tue, Jan 27
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Cancelled
To participate in this program you must register for and attend an orientation session. During the orientation session you must be prepared to present state ID, an adult BPL library card, and a piece of your mail postmarked within the last 90 days.
Tue, Jan 27
11:00 am
2nd floor meeting room
Tue, Jan 27
11:00 am
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...
Storytime for babies birth-18 months.
Tue, Jan 27
11:15 am
Cancelled
tree with pink blossoms infront of a church
Brooklyn's diversity is the subject of Russian born photographer Lev Dodin's presentation and exhibition.  Shot in Dumbo, Bensonhurst, Brighton Beach and Borough Park, his photographs capture the ever changing face of Brooklyn, from...
Tue, Jan 27
11:30 am
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Sessions offer help in English and Russian. This service is by...
Tue, Jan 27
12:00 pm
BRIC media classes
Taking pictures is easy. What do you do after you’ve collected the images? In this two-hour session, you’ll learn about best practices for archiving physical and digital photos. Using your images, we’ll create brief oral history...
Tue, Jan 27
1:00 pm
Share stories, rhymes and music for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, with and without disabilities. Age 0 to 5.
Learn the intricacies of Microsoft Excel in the first of two classes.
Tue, Jan 27
1:00 pm
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 0 months to 18 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
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
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Tue, Jan 27
1:00 pm
For ages 3 to 5. Come and enjoy stories, songs and crafts or activities.  
Cancelled
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, Jan 27
1:15 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required
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, Jan 27
1:30 pm
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.
Bring your unfinished projects,  share your skills, network with others who have the same interest.
Tue, Jan 27
1:30 pm
Brooklyn Public Library Babies and Books Storytime
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.
Cancelled
The Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library, to provide thousands of low income New Yorkers with free Internet access. This program addresses the needs of...
Tue, Jan 27
2:00 pm
Comedy - Rated PG-13, Starring Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick & Uma Thurman 
Learn how to search for grants in the Foundation Center's online databases!