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Saturday, April 30, 2016

  Do you need help with BPL computers? Or need assistance with learning the BPL Online Public Access Catalog? If you have no practical experience with using a computer and would like to learn these basics, we can help you.
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Drop in to an Open Level Lab on Microsoft Word. Ask questions or go through tutorials on topics including navigating Word, typing, using features such as copy and paste, formatting text and doing mail merges. Please bring a USB flash drive if you...
Feel like drawing, coloring, doing a puzzle. Just inquire at the information desk and choose from our large selection of worksheets for all ages.  Drawing materials, scissors, glue etc. will be provided.  
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Shape Up: Stretching returns on April 9th with our community volunteer. No pre-registration required. Please bring own yoga mat.
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Drop in to Jamaica Bay daily from April 18th through May 7th to register for your IDNYC card. For a full list of 2016 IDNYC Cardholder benefits, please visit this link.
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Learn English! ESOL at Marcy Library. Tuesdays and Saturdays. Free English Classes for adults 17 and older. All classes meet two days per week. ESOL classes are supported by a generous grant from the New York State Education Department, Office of...
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library.  Classes meet 3-6 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Catholic Migration Services. Improve your English. Study all topics on the...
Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library. Classes meet 4 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Catholic Migration Services. Improve your English. Study all topics on the...
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Our Streets, Our Stories Oral History Project is a chance for us to hear your stories during this time of rapid changes in our neighborhood. Take part in an oral history project to share your experiences in how the neighborhoods you were born and...
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Friends Book Sale All Day Long! All profits go to Sheepshead Bay Branch Library. We have a large selection of fiction and non-fiction books, and children and YA books, too!
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
assorted games in clear, rectangular, plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 am
Sign-Up to showcase your talent at Coney Island! Coney Island Library, in collaboration with NYC Council Member Mark Treyger, will be hosting Coney Island’s Got Talent, their first annual teen talent show. The show is open to those ages 12 to...
Sat, Apr 30
10:00 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, Apr 30
10:00 am
Spellbound Theater presents Free Family Art Day at the Park Slope Library! Free Family Art Days are opportunities for families to play, imagine, and explore through a variety of different art forms.  Each month our storytellers...
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, Apr 30
10:15 am
BRIC digital media classes
Learn best practices for capturing clean audio in the field. We will cover the various types of equipment such as microphones, field mixers, and digital audio recorders. We will also discuss tips to recognize and minimize distracting background...
Sat, Apr 30
10:30 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Cancelled
Come join us for a Saturday Storytime with our local volunteer, Carol!  Carol is the head of a local school and is great with kids!  Bring yours and spend Saturday morning at storytime!
Sat, Apr 30
10:30 am
Young Queens Mentorship Growth and empowerment of our young women Program Objectives To build character and self-esteem through reshaping their ideas regarding feminism and womanhood To create positive connections between their peers and how to...
Sat, Apr 30
10:30 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! No registration is required.    
Sat, Apr 30
10:30 am
Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library.  Classes meet 4 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Catholic Migration Services. Improve your English. Study all topics on the...
Sat, Apr 30
10:30 am
a cartoon head with math numbers going out of it
Join us if you want to enhance your math skills or need help with homework and exam prep. For 8 graders and under.
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
people dancing and getting into shape
Shaping Up has never been this easy! Shape Up NYC classes are taught by expert fitness instructors who know how to make fitness fun. So join us for this morning wake up dance class, form friendships and get your body moving.  
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
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  
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
The 10 session workshop to be conducted by Award winning playwright Daniel Damiano, Cofounder/Artistic Director of fandango 4 Art House. Presented by Adult Services/Languages & Literature   Workshop is full to capacity.  No new...
Image of graffiti art created at a Graffiti Art workshop
Learn about the history of hip-hop and practice your graffiti art style.           
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.
The NY Writers Coalition is sponsoring an exclusive and free 6-week novel writing workshop for teens.  The workshop will offer guidance to young writers on developing and focusing their ideas into a written ...
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
cartoon boy scratching head while reading a book.
Hey Kids, Got Homework?  We can help!
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Learn English!
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Tabletop Day Logo
Come down to Spring Creek and celebrate International Tabletop Day!  We will have table space available to play your games.  Bring your own cards and boards!  We also have chess and board games available to play.  
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Kings Bay- Game On!
Please come and enjoy board games with other kids! Please like us on Facebook and find out about programs going on at the Kings Bay Library. https://www.facebook.com/Kings-Bay-Library-178074205875863/    
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
In a class setting learn English with a literacy teacher.
Sat, Apr 30
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...
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Celebrate Dia! This celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Join us for a Spanish Family Storytime hour and a Mexican Folk Traditional with Calpulli Youth Dance performance where...
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Have fun playing with toys. 
Sat, Apr 30
11:00 am
Have you ever thought about learning Latin? It's time now. The class is free No registration required
Children & Teens come and make fun Crafts
This class is open to anyone interested in the guitar (also for those who used to play/have an old rusty guitar sitting sadly in the corner - just waiting to be played again). Fundamentals of guitar playing - proper fingering technique - chords and...
Sat, Apr 30
12:00 pm
Play a little jazz music and want to play with a group? All are welcome to join no matter your skill level. Instruments are not provided, so please bring your own!
Sat, Apr 30
12:00 pm
Cancelled
Free homework help with Chul.
Sat, Apr 30
12:00 pm
Cancelled
Practice Your Italian in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration is required
Image of DanceAlive performance with a dancer jumping
It’s a children’s program by critically acclaimed, Latino-led modern dance company Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theater, with brief interesting educational comments and a question and answer period to encourage interaction and deepen...
Sat, Apr 30
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, Apr 30
1:00 pm
Zinovy Genkin
The Jewish Folk Craft Guild and the Kings Bay Library cordially invite you to attend  the exhibition of photographs by Zinovy Genkin. Mr. Genkin was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia. He majored in electronic engineering and for many years he...
Sat, Apr 30
1:00 pm
El más destacado programa infantil de lenguaje y música en Nueva York viene a la Biblioteca de Brooklyn. Explore temas como el transporte y  la naturaleza a través de canto, baile y títeres.  ¡Cada clase...
Kids club games, crafts, song, dance, shows and stories.
Sat, Apr 30
1:00 pm