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Thursday, May 5, 2016

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, May 5
1:30 pm
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.
Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.
Thu, May 5
1:30 pm
Enjoy books, songs, and play. For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
PowerPoint 2010 is a presentation software that allows you to create dynamic slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos. In this class, you will learn your way around PowerPoint 2010.
Thu, May 5
1:30 pm
Enjoy weekly feature films.
Come with curiosity, and get your most pressing technology questions answered. Please call 718-252-0967 to sign-up.
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become more...
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set, but bring your own clock!
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
Got a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance. First come, first served.
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
Assistance with Health Plan application.  A representative from Hispanic Federation is available to assist with insurance applications for the following programs: Medicaid, Child Health Plus, NY State of Health Qualified Plans. Certified...
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
2nd floor meeting room
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
Come to Jamaica Bay library to attend a workshop series of classes focusing on a different aspect of computer use each month. This May 2016, we will be instructing patrons in Microsoft Word Basics. Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning...
Thu, May 5
2:00 pm
Listen to stories, participate in baby-safe art projects, and meet new friends at this interactive library program for any kids under five years old.
Help for children and teens with all subjects K-12th grade
Thu, May 5
2:15 pm
Before you start your homework, stop in to play video and board games, build with Legos, and more!
Thu, May 5
2:15 pm
This storytime is for school aged kids who love fun stories and playing with Legos. Ages 6+
Thu, May 5
2:30 pm
Drop-in computer lab for those who want to learn the basic functions of the computer and related terms/definitions. Classes are on a first come, first served basis, and are limited to 3 students per session. Classes are held every Thursday from 2:30...
Thu, May 5
2:30 pm
(Drama) 111 mins BROOKLYN tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother's...
Thu, May 5
2:30 pm
Come join me in learning and understanding your computer.
Thu, May 5
2:30 pm
Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Play games and meet new friends: WiiU, Wii, PS3, PS4   Board Games   Card Games
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Minikits minikits everywhere and not enough to build with? We have plenty of LEGO kits available for kids of all ages to build their wildest creations with. Or, if you prefer just following the instructions that are included, we have those too! We...
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
After School Homework Help.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Free drop-in homework help with a community volunteer for grades K-8.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Registration Closed
Groups of teenagers performing at the Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts.
Join DeKalb Library for Reading the Rhythm—a BPL Incubator program which combines dance and literature for local teens. Reading the Rhythm was developed in partnership with the DeKalb branch of the Brooklyn Public Library and the Dwana...
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Practice English in a conversation group at the Canarsie Library! Join other adults who are learning to speak English! FREE! No registration required!
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Get help with Math, English, etc.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
The Tech Series of presentations and workshops covers a variety of topics to introduce participants to useful consumer technologies.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Learn writing basics, styles and formats of writing, and proper use of English, grammar and punctuation. Use writing prompts and journaling to discover your voice, style, and creativity.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Children can come in for after school homework help from a trained volunteer.  Good for grades 1-8.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Have fun with PS4 and Wii gaming.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Library card required. For ages 12-18 years old.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
Join us on Thursday, May 5 from 3:00-5:00pm for a free evening presentation and discussion for parents or guardians who want to learn how to ride with children. This free educational class takes place in the Leon Levy Information Commons...
Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a from a Job Information Resource Librarian. Patrons will be seen on a first come, first served basis.
Thu, May 5
3:00 pm
The Dyker Branch has two Lego City: Escape sets. Assemble a police car, motorcycle, and getaway car. Go the extra mile and take the time to build your own scene with our other Legos.
Thu, May 5
3:15 pm
Writing workshop for kids 6-10 with Barbara Cassidy. Come tell your story.
Thu, May 5
3:15 pm
Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 5 and up play and improve their skills in this greatest of board games.
Thu, May 5
3:15 pm
Learn about the West coast of the United States and explore the life within the kelp forest habitat! Build a kelp forest and reveal how a special furry mammal plays an important role in this rich and diverse habitat. You'll also meet a live...
Thu, May 5
3:15 pm
Fun activities for tweens aged 8-12
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm
Hear a story and create fun arts & crafts projects with your friends. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm
Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with library card.  FREE book with sign-up membership and receive another FREE book in 3 weeks.
Learn to Play Chess and Compete with our Chess Master!
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm
Program for designing and making clothes and accessories.
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm
flag of mexico
Join us as we celebrate this national Mexican holiday. 
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm
After school homework help for children in grades K-8.
Thu, May 5
3:30 pm