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Thursday, April 28, 2016

Do you want to learn how to play Chess? Come to the Pacific Branch every Thursday at 4:45PM. Age Group: Kids and Teens
Thu, Apr 28
4:45 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Intermediate Class at Washington Irving
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.
Kids, tweens, and teens learn to play chess at the library!
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
Need help on your grade 1 to grade 8 homework ? We have a teacher can help.
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
In Brooklyn Public Library PRE-HSE classes you practice reading, writing,math, and critical thinking that form the foundation oh high school equivalency success.
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
Learn English with our professional instructor. Free English classes for adults 17 and older. Registration required.
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
In Brooklyn Public Library PRE-HSE classes you practice reading, writing,math, and critical thinking that form the foundation oh high school equivalency success.
Thu, Apr 28
5:00 pm
Join other adults to practice your English skills and make new friends. No registration required. Ages Adult & Young Adult.
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
Learn chess with Oscar Garcia. For Ages 8 & Up
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
Flatbush is now offering movie time for teens after school! Come in and join us every other Thursday and watch tech style films.  
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
Learn to play Chess
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
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...
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Thu, Apr 28
5:30 pm
BRIC digital media classes
This class will cover preparing for an interview, researching your subject, choosing engaging questions, avoiding common pitfalls, and the art of using guiding questions to get the best answers during your interview. We will also cover which...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Cancelled
Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, applications and...
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Advance Computer at Washington Irving Library
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.
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, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Cancelled
Practice speaking English and make new friends with other English language learners from around the world.  No registration necessary.
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Improve your French Language in an informal and fun setting. This class has designed for Intermediate and Advanced Level. The class is free and no registration required
Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Cancelled
Trained volunteer group leader's supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
two cartoon figures sitting around a table
In a group setting practice and Improve your English conversation with other adults
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
2 hands, knitting needles and various colored yarn
People can come together here to socialize and create knitted items.
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
homework help, school
Children get homework help in grades K-8.
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
Friends Group Logo
Have you ever wanted to help out the library?  Perhaps run a book sale or two? Join Spring Creek's Friends Group!  After many years we are starting it up again.  "Friends of Brooklyn Public Library groups help...
Thu, Apr 28
6:00 pm
According to a recent report by the Huffington Post, adult coloring "generates wellness, quietness, and also stimulates brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity.” Here's your chance to discover the therapeutic...
Thu, Apr 28
6:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English!
Thu, Apr 28
6:30 pm
THE REGINA OPERA COMPANY WILL PERFORM A ONE-HOUR CONCERT OF OPERA SELECTIONS AND POPULAR SONGS AT THE SUNSET PARK LIBRARY.                      ...
Thu, Apr 28
6:30 pm
Featured Event
According to the United Nations refugee agency, more than one million refugees and migrants reached Europe by sea in 2015. More than 80% of the migrants arrived in Greece, with the majority landing on Lesbos Island. Filmmaker Irina Patkanian...
Featured Event
The first issue of Hanging Loose magazine was published in 1966. Since then, Hanging Loose has published some 220 books and 106 issues -- well over 10,000 pages of poetry, prose, and art. Featured poets for this reading are Joanna Fuhrman (The Year...

Friday, April 29, 2016

There will be no storytime this week, but come hang out with friends and enjoy some playtime! Miss Emily will be back for regular storytime next week.
Ven y aprende cómo expresarse a través del arte del baile. Reunansen por once semanas (11) consecutivas para aprender los pasos y disfrutar de la música.  No experiencia necesaria. El maestro enseña en ingl...
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
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.  
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
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,...
Crochet class
Come and learn crochet under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by NORC.
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 10 months.
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.
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277 Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling NYCitizenship...
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
assorted games in clear, rectangular, plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
Are you ready to apply for Citizenship?  Attend an Information Sessions with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out: How to apply for U.S. citizenship Benefits of becoming a citizen Free test and interview preparation at your library Receiving...
Fri, Apr 29
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...
Fri, Apr 29
10:00 am
Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. At this special session we will be celebrating Dia! Diversity...
During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5.
  Stories, songs and play.
Fri, Apr 29
10:30 am
Enjoy Play Time with Toys & Puzzles.
New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids is coming to Brooklyn libraries.  Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, dancing, and puppetry. Each class ends with a lively...
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 handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.