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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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Community Health Project/Callen-Lorde Community Health Center’s Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you may be eligible for free public health insurance (Child Health Plus and Medicaid) and, if so, help you enroll....
current events discussion
Discuss current events with your friends.
Tue, Jun 30
10:00 am
Find information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. Tuesday sessions offer help in English. This service...
Tue, Jun 30
10:00 am
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...
Enjoy Seashell Fantasy Crafts Exhibition by an artist Regina Auerbach
Tue, Jun 30
10:00 am
Joshua Stulman's artwork develops from issues found within the large diversity of the jewish community. His work exibits a deep love of figurative and traditional paintings and political content. Opening Reception and Comic Book Signing: Tuesday...
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Their program is designed to sustain functional independence, reduce agitation, improve disease-related behavioral symptoms, reduce or eliminate depression and much more. Come and find out all there is to know about the services they provide. For...
Tue, Jun 30
10:00 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 aged 18-36 months. There are two sessions, one...
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 language...
Tue, Jun 30
10:15 am
Enjoy stories and play. Birth to 5 years.
Bring the children for stories and songs.   Toys provided for playtime following Stories.   Come in and join RIF, Reading is Fundamental.   An engaging morning of activities for the children. 
Enjoy finger plays, songs and stories with your babies!
Tue, Jun 30
10:30 am
Learn how to turn stories of your life into something extraordinary.  At the center of each performance is, of course, the story – and The Moth’s directors work with each storyteller to find, shape and present it.
Tue, Jun 30
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, Jun 30
10:30 am
Stories, Songs and Play!
Tue, Jun 30
10:45 am
Songs and stories for preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old.
Improve your game and learn new strategies.
Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games
Under the guide from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.
Tue, Jun 30
11:00 am
2nd floor meeting room
Tue, Jun 30
11:00 am
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 18 months to 36 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. Space is limited - first come, first served. 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...
Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Come in for one-on-one help with your device. First come, first served.
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.
Learn the fundamentals of using a computer. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish. No registration is necessary.
Tue, Jun 30
11:00 am
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.
Tue, Jun 30
11:00 am
Come and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with your child.  Ages 18 months to 36 months. If you have a group and wish to attend this program, please call the Marcy library at 718-935-0032.
Tue, Jun 30
11:00 am
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Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5, with RIF giveaway. Tickets are required so arrive early!
Tue, Jun 30
11:15 am
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For Babies (0-18 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 language...
Tue, Jun 30
11:30 am
Find information about qualified health insurence plans from trained and certified navigator.
Tue, Jun 30
12:00 pm
BRIC media classes
The picture-perfect shot doesn’t stop with your camera. In this class, you’ll get hands-on experience with Gimp, a free, versatile photo editing software program, so you can retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before...
Blood pressure screening
Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure at the Library.
Tue, Jun 30
12:30 pm
Enjoy and share your crochet and knitting secrets with others.
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
the child's place for children with special needs
Share stories, rhymes and music for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, with and without disabilities. Age 0 to 5.
Provides children up to age 5 (and their families) a book-sharing and creative educational playtime. Children learn social skills and stimulate language development by playing together with age appropriate toys.
Featured Event
FREE screening mammograms for eligible women. For women 40 and older who have not had a mammogram in the past year. ALL insurance plans accepted. Co-payments and deductibles are waived. FREE for uninsured women 40 and older. An appointment is...
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours.
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
BRIC media classes
This 3-week course will give you skills and hands-on experience using a Panasonic AVCCAM, a professional-grade digital video camera. In addition to camera operation, you’ll learn to operate sound equipment, tripods and portable light kits....
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
Sit with a librarian to create or update your resume.
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 0 months to 18 months.  Please call 718-375-3037 to register.
Starring Matthew McConaughey, John Lithgow, Anne Hathaway & Michael Caine - Runtime is 2 hours & 48 minutes - rated PG-13
Low impact exercise
Join low impact exercise with experienced Instructor from NORC.
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
2nd floor public area
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
Picture of a Collage
If you are 50 and over, and want to learn new art forms, or improve your technique, we invite you to unleash your creativity. Teaching Artist: David Johnson. Come and enjoy an eight-session workshop followed by a culminating event. To register,...
Come learn to crochet or share your craft with others.
Tue, Jun 30
1:00 pm
Can't tell your hardware from your software or your mouse from your monitor? Beginners can learn about the parts of computers, the Windows and Apple operating systems. We also teach basic programs: Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, etc....
Tue, Jun 30
1:15 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Free Summer Meals starting June 29th and ending September 4th, 2015, 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., for everyone 18 years old and under!  
Free summer meals being offered starting June 29th and ending September 4th, 2015, 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., for everyone 18 years and younger at the Kensington Library. This is the Department of Education's summer meals program.