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Thursday, May 28, 2015

  Join us as we play chess under the guidance of Chess Master Oscar Garcia.  For ages 8 and up.
Thu, May 28
5:30 pm
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Get help from a computer expert. Topics range from how to operate a computer to how to open an email account. No experience necessary.
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Learn the basics or improve your knitting skills. No experience required.
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
two people sitting down
Practice and Improve your English conversation with other adults
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Cancelled
Icon: Computer Basics and Beyond at Washington Irving.
Class for this evening has been cancelled. Computer Basics will resume next week. Get help from a computer expert. Topics include how to operate a computer, navigating the Windows 7 desktop, how to open an email account, and using the internet....
Practice talking about work and business with others. Learn important business vocabulary
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Learn the fundamentals of using a computer. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish. No registration is necessary.
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Featured Event
The cost of higher education keeps getting higher each year. Ease the rising cost by getting ready today! Participants in this workshop will learn about ways to pay for college using saving plans, financial aid, work study, and loans as well as the...
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school....
Thu, May 28
6:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasure of moving your body, safely, under expert guidance. Feel your blood move and your heart beat. Laugh and have fun in a safe and relaxing environment.   Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing...
Practice of meditation and slow-moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.
Thu, May 28
6:30 pm

Friday, May 29, 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,...
Fri, May 29
10:00 am
Cancelled
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys, and meet new friends! For toddlers (aged 18-36 months) and their care-givers.
Participating health presentations on various topics such as nutrition, emotional well-being, and Medicare, and followed by Stay well exercise for older adults.
Fri, May 29
10:00 am
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging Memoir Writing
Join Lauren Jost to uncover compelling stories from your past and find the stories that make you unique. These marvelous stories will bring all participants together. In this eight week workshop, participants will gather to tell their stories and...
Fri, May 29
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.
Fri, May 29
10:00 am
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Fri, May 29
10:00 am
Make Physical Activity part of your life
Fri, May 29
10:00 am
Enjoy Play time with Toys & Puzzles.
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
Cancelled
Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Heights Branch: Shape Up NYC Pilates
Pilates is a comprehensive body conditioning system that strengthens and stretches muscles with an emphasis on core strength and overall flexibility. Mat classes will concentrate on the fundamentals of the Pilates method, developed by Joseph Pilates...
Fri, May 29
10:30 am
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...
Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure at the Library.
Fri, May 29
10:30 am
Stories, songs and play
Fri, May 29
10:30 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. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.
Preschool teachers are invited to bring their class into the library to hear stories, browse and check out books from our children's collection. Call Ms. Shoultz (718) 638-1531 to make arrangments.
Fri, May 29
10:45 am
Join us for Toddler Time. Reading, games and songs.
Learn basic computer skills including Internet and email. Program will be conducted in Chinese. No registration is required.
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Cancelled
Computer help!
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your child!
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Storytime for all ages.
Bklyn Public Library Svcs. for Older Adults Creative Aging Soft Pastel Painting
If you are 50 and over, and want to learn new art forms, or improve your technique, we invite you to unleash your creativity with Ebenezer Singh. Learn three of the most sophisticated art forms: Ink Wash, Soft Pastels and Watercolor in a series of...
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Featured Event
Salsa is more than just a zesty sauce.  It's a zest for life. Join us a we learn about the origins of this latin dance, make a craft, listen to music and learn some steps presented by the Iati Theatre. La salsa es algo más...
Toddlers and parents, listen to stories together along with some playtime and sing-a-longs.
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive program for ages 0-18 months.  
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Update your resume and get tips on job searching and interviewing.
Fri, May 29
11:00 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.
Have fun singing, playing and reading new and old storytime favorites while making new friends at this fun and informal program at your library.
Fri, May 29
11:15 am
An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys. Tickets are required for...
Fri, May 29
11:30 am
Every Friday afternoon meeting people meet to talk over coffee or tea and knit or crochet.
Fri, May 29
12:00 pm
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
Join us for an afternoon of crochet and knitting. Beginners are also welcome.
Fri, May 29
12:00 pm
Learn to knit and make new friends! “In the rhythm of the needles, there is music for the soul” No registration required!  
Fri, May 29
12:00 pm
Please join us for information conversatoin led by experienced Instructor. You will learn language and practice your conversaton skills.
Fri, May 29
12:00 pm
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.
Fri, May 29
12:00 pm
Enjoy weekly kid friendly films
Fri, May 29
1:00 pm
free clothing alteration, sewing class, creative class,
The Art of Sewing. Sewing lessons for beginners. Why pay for alterations? Why pay for clothes transformation? Do it by yourself! Come join and made easy with our creative sewing instructor, Mila Vaygen! “Everyone wants to be a...
Fri, May 29
1:00 pm