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Tuesday, March 31, 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, Mar 31
10:00 am
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.
Narwhal, copyright Charrow
Original illustrations inspired by children’s imaginations, created by illustrator, Charrow.  She creates whimsical and intimate artwork that appeals to both children and adults.
Tue, Mar 31
10:00 am
Community Health Project/Callen-Lorde Community Health Center’s Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you may be eligible for free public health insurance (Child Health Plus and Medicaid) and, if so, help you enroll....
Women's History Month Books Display.
Tue, Mar 31
10:00 am
Come and choose books by women authors, or about famous women that are on display throughout the library.
Tue, Mar 31
10:00 am
Discuss current events with your friends.
Tue, Mar 31
10:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Bring the children for 30 minutes of stories and songs.   Toys provided for playtime following Stories.   Come in and join RIF, Reading is Fundamental and receive a gift book for joining.  An engaging morning of...
All AARP free tax preparation sites operate on a first come, first served basis. Sign up the day of only. For a list of documents you may need to bring, visit the AARP website. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return,...
Tue, Mar 31
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Bklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging Chinese painting
Learn the techniques of Chinese brush painting over twelve weekly sessions with a Chinese teaching artist. Please call 718.236.4086 to register. Provided by the Brooklyn Public Library's New Utrecht Library and Services for Older Adults...
Tue, Mar 31
10:30 am
Come and enjoy books, songs and toy time. For ages 18 months to 3 years.
Tue, Mar 31
10:30 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers. Playing with your baby is more than fun, it's one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language...
Tue, Mar 31
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, Mar 31
10:30 am
Stories, Songs and Play!
Tue, Mar 31
10:45 am
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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...
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, Mar 31
11:00 am
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
BRIC media classes
If you have a smartphone or tablet, you don’t need an expensive camera or fancy audio equipment to produce an engaging video. In this two-hour session, learn to use your mobile device to make compelling short-form videos—and how to show...
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old.
Improve your game and learn new strategies.
Brooklyn Public Library Creative Aging Cheetah watercolor Services Older Adults
Please join us for nine weekly lessons to learn various drawing and  painting  techniques from a professional teaching artist. If you are 50 and over, and want to learn new art forms, or improve your technique, we invite you to unleash...
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
No registration is necessary. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish.
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
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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.
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
Amelia Robinson, Mil's Trills
Mil’s Trills is a children’s music project led by Amelia Robinson that invites families to celebrate the community through original tunes and a cast of musical guests. A highly interactive experience, audiences are encouraged to be part...
Practice of meditation and slow-moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
2nd floor meeting room
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 0 months to 18 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
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.
Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games
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 Демьяна или...
Tue, Mar 31
11:00 am
Cancelled
Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5, with RIF giveaway.
Tue, Mar 31
11:15 am
BRIC media classes
Most digital cameras are packed with advanced features that allow novice photographers to shoot like a pro. In this two-hour session, you’ll learn how to use your camera’s features and simple tricks to create beautiful digital images. We...
Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm
Enjoy and share your crochet and knitting secrets with others.
Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm
the child's place for children with special needs
Share stories, rhymes and music for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, with and without disabilities. Age 0 to 5.
Book Displays for Women's History Month
Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm
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.
Come and enjoy songs, stories and a craft. For ages 3 years old to 5 years old.
Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online... for free! Information you'll need to file your taxes:     Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) for all names on...
Tue, Mar 31
1:00 pm
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Tue, Mar 31
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....
Tue, Mar 31
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, Mar 31
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, Mar 31
1:30 pm