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Thursday, May 7, 2015

Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging New York Subway
Join us for a very special series of bi-lingual (English/Spanish) workshops. It will include eight sessions and a culminating event.Through theater, games,  exercises and traditional songs, participants will stage and perform the stories of...
Thu, May 7
10:00 am
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
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Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions and completing a series of legal activities. Representatives from the SBA will discuss the 10 easy steps to help you plan, prepare and manage your business. Please register at...
Thu, May 7
10:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
No experience necessary. Learn to use the computer and the Internet. Call to register.
Thu, May 7
10:30 am
Brooklyn Public Library older adult patron bowling Xbox One at Central Library
Please join us as we form our first virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge senior centers and other libraries around New York City, to meet and compete with...
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Virtual Bowling Xbox One
Please join us as we form our first virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge senior centers and other libraries around New York City, to meet and compete with other...
Thu, May 7
10:30 am
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Join us for a story and playtime with your toddler! Limited seating due to overwhelming demand! Please queue at the Union St. gate of the library for a (free) paper ticket starting at 10 am. After 10 am, please come inside to the Customer Service...
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF.  Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week...
Story time for ages birth - 5
Beginners only. Find out the basics, mouse, typeing, email...
Thu, May 7
10:30 am
Bklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging Chinese painting
Please join us for thirteen weekly lessons to learn various techniques of Chinese Brush Painting from a professional teaching artist. A great environment to learn a new art form and meet new people. Taught primarily in Chinese with some English...
Thu, May 7
10:30 am
Earn a free book every third time that you borrow or return library books to the Bushwick branch. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Customer Service area. (Ages 0-18)      
A volunteer helps adults with the preparation of job hunting and their resumés.
Thu, May 7
10:30 am
Learn Computer Basics, set up personal email, and learn to navigate the internet.
Thu, May 7
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...
Brooklyn Public Library Svcs. for Older Adults Creative Aging Pen on top of Pad
Come and join Annie Montgomery in a nine session memoir and oral history workshop series that will culminate in a final sharing event. Each participant will discover the story they most want to tell from their life. Participants will learn to...
Thu, May 7
11:00 am
Free one-on-one help. Work on your resume, get education and career advice, learn interview skills, practice LinkedIn, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian. Patrons will be seen on a first come, first served basis.
Thu, May 7
11:00 am
Learn about computer hardware and software, using the mouse, searching the library website and internet, and setting up an email address.
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Enjoy stories and play. For ages 1-3.
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, May 7
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with your child! Play with your child! (18 to 36 months.)    
Thu, May 7
11:00 am
Got a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Drop in during the Computer Lab for assistance.
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...
Practice & Improve Your Conversation skills fast!
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
No experience necessary.
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Refresh your computer skills or learn a new one.
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
Bridge club
Bridge club meets every week at the Meeting Room of the Library.
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
Make Physical Activity a Part of Your Life
Thu, May 7
1:00 pm
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....
Thu, May 7
1:15 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Thu, May 7
1:15 pm
Join us each week for a themed storytime with songs, fingerplays, crafts, games and activites!  Ages 3-5.
Learn basic computer skills and more with help from library staff.
Thu, May 7
1:30 pm
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. You can also get free books for your baby by participating in the Reading is Fundamental (RIF) program.
Enjoy weekly feature films
Thu, May 7
2:00 pm
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Thu, May 7
2:00 pm
A Business & Career Librarian is available to provide one-on-one help with a resume or cover letter, interviewing skills, LinkedIn, online learning, and other career-related needs. 
One-on-One Computer Help
Got a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class? Drop in to the 1st floor Auditorium for one-on-one assistance.
2nd floor meeting room
Thu, May 7
2:00 pm
Children in grades 1 through 8 can get help with their homework.
Thu, May 7
2:30 pm
Earn a free book every third time that you borrow or return library books to Greenpoint Library. Check in for RIF on Thursdays at the reference desk. (Ages 0-12)
Thu, May 7
2:30 pm
Learn a basics of using a tablet
Thu, May 7
2:30 pm
If you are interested in becoming a U.S Citizen we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups! Thursdays, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thu, May 7
3:00 pm
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If you are in Grades 1-8 we can help you with your homework!
Thu, May 7
3:00 pm
After School Homework Help
Thu, May 7
3:00 pm