All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016 for President's Day.

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Saturday, February 6, 2016

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In this intermediate Photoshop class you will learn how to create animated GIFs using Adobe Photoshop CS6. Please bring your own hard drive or USB flash drive if you want to save your work. Prior Photoshop experience and basic computer proficiency...
Free exercise class with a community volunteer. No pre-registration required.
The Friends of Clinton Hill will be holding their next Book Sale on Saturday, April 16th in conjunction with the ASPCA Adoption Van. Donations of books and CD's in good condition will be accepted during library hours ONLY from Tuesday,...
Sat, Feb 6
10:00 am
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...
Sat, Feb 6
10:00 am
assorted games in clear, plastic, rectangular box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours for all ages.
Sat, Feb 6
10:00 am
bird sitting on a branch with friends logo
The Friends of New Utrecht will be sponsoring a fund raiser as we celebrate the year of the monkey.  Raffles for prizes and Light refreshments will be available for purchase.
Sat, Feb 6
10:00 am
Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one.  Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.
Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...
Drop in to an Open Level Lab on Microsoft Word. Ask questions or go through tutorials on topics including navigating Word, typing, using features such as copy and paste, formatting text and doing mail merges. Please bring a USB flash drive if you...
Dinosaur Roar! Book and toys
Play with toys and hear a story. For ages 0-5.
  Do you need help with BPL computers? Or need assistance with learning the BPL Online Public Access Catalog? If you have no practical experience with using a computer and would like to learn these basics, we can help you.
SATURDAYS 10:15-11:30 AM Reduce stress and & gain flexibility in a safe & fun environment Beginners are welcome Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Yoga is best practiced...
Sat, Feb 6
10:15 am
Featured Event
Everyone knows the best part of the big game is watching the commercials. But what about breaking them? At this Super Bowl themed event presented by The LAMP you'll remix commercials, changing their message and challenging their assumptions...
Sat, Feb 6
10:30 am
BRIC digital media classes
This course teaches you the basics of shooting a production inside a television studio. Learn to use professional-grade studio cameras, audio equipment, studio lighting, and video switchers as well as floor managing and directing. This course has...
Sat, Feb 6
10:30 am
BRIC digital media classes
This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment. This course has 3 mandatory sessions...
Sat, Feb 6
10:30 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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...
Sat, Feb 6
10:30 am
Come join us for a Saturday Storytime with our local volunteer, Carol!  Carol is the head of a local school and is great with kids!  Bring yours and spend Saturday morning at storytime!
Take Your Child to the Library Day Logo
Come celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day at Spring Creek!  We will have a special library themed story time.  Afterwards, we will show Curious George a Day at the Library! 
Puppet Making, BPL Program
Grab some paper bags, tin foil and pocket lint to create a puppet with award-winning illustrator Javaka Steptoe.
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
a cartoon head with math numbers going out of it
Join us if you want to enhance your math skills or need help with homework and exam prep. For 8 graders and under.
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
This Internet Basics class will be taught in Chinese.
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Learn English Free. English Classes for adults 17 and older.
Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.      
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Free Tax Help
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
2016 with red monkey
请来参加新春联欢会: 学舞狮, 折纸猴。游子吟合唱团将为您演绎中外名曲与舞蹈 。 Come join us as we celebrate the year of the Monkey.  Learn how to create a paper monkey using origami.  Show off your dancing skills with the Lion Dance. The YZY Concord Chorus will...
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Learn English! ESOL at Marcy Library. Tuesdays and Saturdays. Free English Classes for adults 17 and older. All classes meet two days per week. ESOL classes are supported by a generous grant from the New York State Education Department, Office of...
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Kings Bay- Game On!
Please come and enjoy board games with other kids!
people dancing and exercising
Shaping Up has never been this easy! In partnership with the NYC Parks Department, Shape Up NYC classes are taught by expert fitness instructors who know how to make fitness fun. So join us for this morning wake up dance class, form friendships...
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
puzzle piece
Appropriate for 3-5 year olds. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Floor Puzzles will be made available at the Customer Service Desk with a library card.
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Get help writing your resume so you stand out! Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional) Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.   Just Drop In! Wednesdays: 6:30-8pm Saturdays: 11am-1pm  
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
Featured Event
Join us for a celebration of children, families, community, music, and literacy. The day will include various events for all ages, including an ongoing bake sale to support the Park Slope Library and a special craft. Bring your gently-used children...
Children ages 0 to 5 learn about science and math through working creatively with connecting straws and other materials.
Black History Month Film Festival Celebrating the films and filmmakers that exemplify the cultural, historic, and artistic contributions of African Americans throughout the world. Each week will be dedicated to a different (broad) focus: Week One:...
Featured Event
This Saturday is international Take Your Child to the Library Day, so come and join us for a fun storytime for all ages! We will read books, sing songs and enjoy fun activities afterward. We will have board games on hand to play all day, too!...
Sat, Feb 6
11:00 am
               SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY  6th  11:30am - 12:30pm                 ...
Sat, Feb 6
11:30 am
Join us for chess, puzzles , checkers, & board games.
Sat, Feb 6
11:30 am
Make a sweet little heart for your sweetheart—or anyone else you’d like to send a little love—at February’s Greenpoint Hand Skills session. At this workshop, you’ll use wool felt, embroidery floss, and paper to stitch...
Join the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity for a storytime in the Youth Wing.
All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week.
Want to help Greenpoint Library grow? Then come by this monthly meeting to learn how to join the Friends of Greenpoint Library. Meet your neighbors, plan special events, and brainstorm ways to support the Greenpoint Library and its...
Sat, Feb 6
12:00 pm
Have you ever thought about learning Latin? It's time now. The class is free No registration required
Join this FREE aerobics class.  Class taught by NYC Parks Department community volunteer.
Sat, Feb 6
12:00 pm
Practice Your Italian in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration is required
Sahaja Yoga is a unique method of meditation based on an experience called Self Realization (Kundalini awakening) that can occur within each human being. Through this process an inner transformation takes place by which one becomes moral, united,...
Sat, Feb 6
12:30 pm
Sheneatha Presents: Shake It Baby, Shake It!
Sheneatha will take audience members on a musical journey through various eras and genres while they sing and dance along. Interactive activities and fun facts expose children to songs and artists their parents already love with a twist of...
Sat, Feb 6
1:00 pm
Children & Teens come and make fun Crafts
Sat, Feb 6
1:00 pm
Join artist Maria de Los Angeles (MFA, Pratt and Yale) for a painting workshop to generate images and ideas for the new art work Maria will be creating for the Carroll Gardens Library foyer!   Our theme is Brooklyn, neighborhood, libraries,...
Sat, Feb 6
1:00 pm
Come have fun playing Wii games, watching movies, and eating snacks!
Sat, Feb 6
1:00 pm
Kids club games, crafts, song, dance, shows and stories.
Sat, Feb 6
1:00 pm