Selected Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) locations will be open on Friday, April 3. All BPL locations will be closed on Sunday, April 5.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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A workshop to help students with disabilities decide on the best options for after high school.  Featuring Natalie McQueen; in partnership with District 75's Office of Parent Support. 
Come and practice your English with other English learners. No registration necessary.
Wed, Apr 1
6:00 pm
Computer Basics Class
If you are new to a computer, Don't Worry!  We can help!
Wed, Apr 1
6:00 pm
Join this FREE aerobics class.  Class taught by NYC Parks Department community volunteers.
Wed, Apr 1
6:00 pm
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Evening class. No experience necessary. Learn to use the computer and the Internet. Call to register.
Wed, Apr 1
6:30 pm
Come get advice on improving your resume. Please bring a copy of current resume or past job history. Also, if you want to edit a digital copy -please bring a flash drive.
Wed, Apr 1
6:30 pm
       Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required This class has designed just for Intermediate and advanced level
Are you interested in investing in the stock market, but not sure what it’s all about? Join the Growing Dollars and $ense Virtual Investment Club for adults. and you'll learn what it takes to make wise investments in a no-risk environment...
Our popular NYC PArks Department program "Shape Up! Dance Fitness" returns with a new local volunteer instructor. Class begins on March 4th at 6:45 PM and ends at 7:45 PM. No registration is needed.
District 9, BPL Presentation
In 1982, aliens landed in Johannesburg, South Africa. Twenty-eight years later, the refugee camp where the aliens were located has deteriorated into a militarized ghetto called District 9, where they are confined and exploited in squalor. Now, one...

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Thursday sessions offer help in English. This service...
Thu, Apr 2
10:00 am
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging New York Subway
Join us for a very special series of bi-lingual (English/Spanish) workshops . It will include eight sessions and a culminating event.Through theater, games,  exercises and traditional songs, participants will stage and perform the stories of...
Thu, Apr 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 applications for...
Thu, Apr 2
10:00 am
1st floor
Thu, Apr 2
10:00 am
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Teens are welcome to look and pick up popular authors from the April Poetry Book Exhibition. 
Thu, Apr 2
10:00 am
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Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
No experience necessary. Learn to use the computer and the Internet. Call to register.
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
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Brooklyn Public Library older adult patron bowling Xbox One at Central Library
Please join us as we form our first virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge senior centers and other libraries around New York City, to meet and compete with...
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Virtual Bowling Xbox One
Please join us as we form our first virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge senior centers and other libraries around New York City, to meet and compete with other...
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
Join us for a story and playtime with your toddler! 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...
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys and meet new friends in this fun informal program.
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. 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...
Stories and play time with friends.
Story time for ages birth - 5
Earn a free book every third time that you borrow or return library books to the Bushwick branch. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Customer Service area. (Ages 0-18)
Beginners only. Find out the basics, mouse, typeing, email...
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
Bklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging Chinese painting
Please join us for thirteen weekly lessons to learn various techniques of Chinese Brush Painting from a professional teaching artist. A great environment to learn a new art form and meet new people. Taught primarily in Chinese with some English...
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Toddlers (aged 18-36 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...
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
Yoga for toddlers with expert and experienced supervision.
Thu, Apr 2
10:30 am
Hear stories and play with friends!!  
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Thu, Apr 2
11:00 am
Learn computer basics.
Thu, Apr 2
11:00 am
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Free one-on-one help. 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.
Thu, Apr 2
11:00 am
Learn Computer Basics, set up personal email, and learn to navigate the internet.
Thu, Apr 2
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs. Ages 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.
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
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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 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.
Thu, Apr 2
11:00 am
Enjoy stories and play. For ages 1-3.
Learn to use a mouse, turn computer off and on, desktop navigation.
Toddlers have a great time with movement and song.
Thu, Apr 2
11:30 am
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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...
Practice & Improve Your Conversation skills fast!
Thu, Apr 2
1:00 pm
No experience necessary.
Thu, Apr 2
1:00 pm
Learn basic functions of the computer.
Thu, Apr 2
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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Refresh your computer skills or learn a new one.
Thu, Apr 2
1:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults Creative Aging dance stretch
Join us for an eight-week dancercise workshop, followed by a culminating event. While listening to soothing tunes, you will be exposed to light movement, stretching, strengthening, breath-work, and self-massage techniques. Registration required....
Thu, Apr 2
1:00 pm