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Sunday, February 1, 2015

baby worn in carrier
This is a great opportunity to try new carriers and learn new techniques.  There will be demonstrations and hands-on help provided by Babywearing International volunteer babywearing educators.  Parents-to-be, experienced babywearers, and...
Practice your Japanese in an informal and fun setting. The Class is Free No registration required
Featured Event
Kelly Hall Tompkins, Classical Interludes
Acclaimed for her “tonal mastery” and “searing intensity,” violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins is forging a dynamic career as a soloist and chamber musician. Winner of a Naumburg International Violin Competition Honorarium...

Monday, February 2, 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, Feb 2
10:00 am
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...
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,...
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Mon, Feb 2
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. Call 718.623.7000 to make an appointment. This is...
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...
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, Feb 2
10:00 am
Learn to use the mouse and keyboard, get on the Internet, and use email to stay in touch with family and friends. You'll learn the basics of how to operate a computer and navigate the Internet in ways that can enrich your life. Classes are...
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. http://www.bklynlibrary.org/events/exhibitions/head-clouds...
Mon, Feb 2
10:00 am
Reading with preschoolers is fun and educational! Enjoy stories, music and activities to encourage the development of early learning skills! Make an appointment today!
Join us for a story and playtime with your baby (infant to 18 months) !  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...
Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and finger plays with your child aged 0-5.
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Cancelled
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/
Children meet , hear stories, make friends and play.
woman lying on her back in yoga pose
Enjoy the pleasure of moving your body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing.    
Mon, Feb 2
10:30 am
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.
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.
ToddlerTime
Come In and Enjoy great books and new friends!
Mon, Feb 2
10:45 am
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
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
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Cancelled
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/
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, Feb 2
11:00 am
Tai Chi for Adults
Mon, Feb 2
11:00 am
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.
Come Learn Tai Chi
Mon, Feb 2
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Come enjoy songs, activities and an all around good time for pre-walkers.
Mon, Feb 2
11:00 am
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, Feb 2
11:15 am
Discover how to use the Internet as an everyday resource for entertainment, socialization and life management. Classes are taught by expert instructors from Older Adults Technology Services (OATS). No experience necessary. All are welcome! Classes...
Stories, songs, and play for babies up to 18 months and caregivers! Tickets are required and will be given out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the start of the program.
Have fun participating in a dance fitness program.
Mon, Feb 2
1:00 pm
Play chess and checkers
Mon, Feb 2
1:00 pm
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit. Discussion is guided by Ms. Marlene Simon.
Mon, Feb 2
1:00 pm
Cancelled
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Comedy/Drama) 114 Minutes A chef who loses his restaurant job starts up a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family.  Stars Jon Favreau , Scarlet Johansson, Sofia Vergara, ...
Mon, Feb 2
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, Feb 2
2:00 pm
   Beginners and more advanced welcome. Enjoy the company of others as you create something special.  Please bring your own materials.
Mon, Feb 2
2:00 pm
Children in grades 1 through 8 can get help with their homework.
Mon, Feb 2
2:30 pm
STEM - Bugs, Bug, Bugs  Be an insect scientist and learn about their different characteristics.
If you are in Grades 1-8 we can help you with your homework!
Mon, Feb 2
3:00 pm
After School Homework Help
Mon, Feb 2
3:00 pm
boy doing homework
If you are in grades 1-8 we can help you with your homework.
Mon, Feb 2
3:00 pm