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

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Monday, February 8, 2016

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 8
10:00 am
Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun and informal storytime.
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. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor,...
Current Events
Come to the Library and discuss current events with your friends!
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
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,...
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
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,...
Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator.
Come to have an hour of fun time on songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration required.
NYC Business Solutions
Take the first step toward becoming a successful veteran entrepreneur!  Our free program for Veterans provides the tools necessary to evaluate skills developed in the military and apply them to a business concept in order to launch a...
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.
assorted games in clear, rectangular plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours for all ages.
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
In Brooklyn Bublic Library'S Pre-HSE classes, you practice reading, writing, math, and critical thinking that form the foundation of high school equivalency success. Registration required.
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
Drop-In Computer Lab
Drop in to the computer lab at New Lots Library Mondays and Fridays 10 am to Noon. One-on-one resume help available. Work on resumes, online job applications, go through tutorials from Lynda.com, access online housing applications and forms. Please...
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
New York State Free Tax Help and Preparation
The New York State Tax Department in cooperation with the Brooklyn Public Library, have volunteers on site to be a guide for you through your tax preparation software as you prepare and electronically file your federal and state income tax returns...
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2015, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance: E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our online filing...
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.
Mon, Feb 8
10:00 am
PreSchool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental
Come In and Learn, Play and Grow at your local library.
Mon, Feb 8
10:15 am
Children Meet, Make Friends and Play!!!
It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 
Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for babies from birth to 18 months old. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please convene at...
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.
Flowers
Join us for a morning of creativity! Learn how to alter an ordinary book and turn it into a masterpiece. Session 2 of this 4 part series is all about paper roses. Just in time for Valentine's Day! This is a fantastic DIY project for upcycling...
Mon, Feb 8
10:30 am
Icon: Babies and Books at Washington Irving Library
Playing with your baby is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. At these special Babies & Books programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...
Learn Basic Microsoft Word Skills.
Mon, Feb 8
10:30 am
Introduction to Computer Basics
Mon, Feb 8
10:30 am
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/
A read-aloud for the preschool set. Groups and daycares are welcome to attend.
Enjoy songs, rhymes, and books with your child!
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/
Enjoy books, songs, and play. For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers.
Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.   This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...
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,...
Tax Help and Preparation
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. For children 18 months to 3 years with their...
CEAHAW, Overeating
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Join Katy Stone for a sing-a-long 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.
Kings Bay- Toddler Time
Hear great picture books read aloud, sing and dance, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years.
Come And Let Us Have Lots Of Fun.  Life, Energy And Wellness.
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.   This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...
If you are interested in writing poetry, short stories or memoirs please join us for a weekly writing workshop. The class will focus on creative writing, tips for getting started and oral story sharing. Although the class is geared to those who are...
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Need help with your resume or job searching skills?  Meet with library staff/resume help volunteer to Get guidance on job hunting. Review your resume. Get tips on interviewing. Explore library resources. Discuss next steps towards...
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Computer Basics at Washington Irving Library
Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, applications and...
Obtain 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. Age Group:...
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms...
Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.
An interactive play, story time for little ones ages 0 to 11 months.
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Babies & Books Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months. If you have a group and wish to attend this program, please call the Marcy library at 718-935-0032.
Mon, Feb 8
11:00 am
Come to have an hour of fun time on songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration required.
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.
Valentine's Day Card
Come down to Spring Creek for some grown up arts and crafts!  Every week we will create a different craft! Week one we will be doing the newest craze, adult coloring!