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Monday, May 4, 2015

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs,...
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops. Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel,...
Meet with a SCORE counselor to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. SCORE is an SBA organization. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor,...
Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free community workshop! This writing group is open to writers of all...
Discuss current events with your friends.
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old. Call or come in to make an appointment for your group or class.
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours for all ages.
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
In Brooklyn Bublic Library'S Pre-HSE classes, you practice reading, writing, math, and critical thinking that form foundation of high school equivalency success. Registration required.
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
Making Physical Activity part of your life.
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
Registrations provide an opportunity for interested patrons to be assessed and determine eligibility for the YALP classes. Participants must be between the ages of 17 and 24 years old, not enrolled in school and intend to obtain their high...
Mon, May 4
10:00 am
ToddlerTime with Reading Is Fundamental
Come Out and Join us in some FUN!
Mon, May 4
10:15 am
Icon Tags	Icon: Toddler Time at Washington Irving Library
Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...
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Join us for a story and playtime with your baby!  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.  One per child, must be present.  The...
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Children meet , hear stories, make friends and play.
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your child!
Stories, songs, and play for babies and toddlers! Tickets are required and will be given out 1/2 hour before the start of the program at the reference desk.
For Children 3 to 5 years and their parents or caregivers. Reading with preschoolers is fun and educational! You and your child will enjoy picture books, sing favorite songs, and join in some gardening fun!
A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
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.
This is a program for Toddlers (18 monts to 3 y.o.) Librarian will read a book and children will place. The program will take place on the 2nd Floor of the Library, Children section.
No experience necessary. Registration is required. Topics include mouse and keyboard, word processing, internet searching, and emailing. Please call (718) 375-3037 or come to the branch to register
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. All sessions are by appointment only.
Mon, May 4
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Icon: Babies and Books at Washington Irving Library
Playing with your baby is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. At these special Babies & Books programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead...
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.
A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
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Join us for a story and playtime with your baby! 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...
2nd floor meeting room
Mon, May 4
11:15 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies ( 0-18 months) and their caregivers. Tickets are required and will be given out 1/2 hour before the start of the program at the reference desk.
Have fun participating in a dance fitness program.
Mon, May 4
1:00 pm
Play chess and checkers
Mon, May 4
1:00 pm
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit. Discussion is guided by Ms. Marlene Simon.
Mon, May 4
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
the child's place for children with special needs
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 appropriate toys.  
Want to Become a Citizen?   Attaining citizenship is scary, but fear not. Sheepshead Bay's Brooklyn Public Library has pamphlets and staff members which whom you can discuss questions confidentially. Explore our New Americans Corner and...
Mon, May 4
1:00 pm
Join us as our professional teacher Mary Harmon leads a weekly class on nonfiction writing!
(Drama) 148 Minutes On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his wife, Amy, has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon...
Mon, May 4
1:15 pm
Get one-on-one assistance with your resume, job search and online career resources.
Mon, May 4
1:30 pm
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. 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 their birthday. Children can earn additional...
Looking for a quiet place to work on your laptop? Writers, students and freelancers are welcome to use the library's meeting room during Laptop Time. Adults only! Electrical outlets will be available.
Mon, May 4
2:00 pm
  Knitting and crochet are more popular than ever!  Enjoy the company of others as you create; scarves, afghans, hats--the choices are endless.  Beginners are welcome.  Please bring your own materials.
Mon, May 4
2:00 pm
Icon: Immigration Consultation and Legal Help at Washington Irving Library
Free consultations by Immigrant Justice Corps Community Fellows are done under the supervision of immigration attorneys.  Services offered include: Full screenings to determine eligibility for immigration benefits Assistance filing...
Be better prepared for your next job interview! Learn about the different styles of interviewing questions, as well as strategies for answering frequently asked questions. The Business & Career Library is presenting this program.
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.
Mon, May 4
2:00 pm