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Sunday, December 11, 2016

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Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:00 am. Class starts at 9:30 am sharp. Our December poet will be Robin Beth Schaer. Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two, and the pose is...
Sun, Dec 11
9:30 am
Come and exercise, you will feel great!
Sun, Dec 11
10:00 am
The first feature-length version of the epic story that has, since then, been remade in 1959, 2003, 2010 and 2016.  Judah Ben-Hur, is a Jewish prince in Jerusalem during Roman rule, whose rift with his childhood friend, and Roman...
Sun, Dec 11
12:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
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For many transgender and gender nonconforming folks (and those that love them), the upcoming administration change is worrisome. We’ve made major steps forward to secure trans-inclusive health insurance coverage in New York State and we...
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Have questions about digital security? Volunteers from CryptoParty NYC will be hosting office hours to advise visitors to help answer those questions and provide recommendations on what to do to protect your online privacy.
Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required
BPL Chamber players: Adela Peña and Michael Roth, violins; Ah Ling Neu, viola; Roberta Cooper, cello and Peter Weitzner, double bass perform Duo for Viola and Double Bass by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf; Gioacchino Rossini’s Sonata...

Monday, December 12, 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, Dec 12
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,...
Save Money on Coupons for your Groceries, Pharmaceuticals, Pet Foods, Personal Items, Baby Items and more.  Cut your coupons or pick up already cut coupons.
Mon, Dec 12
10:00 am
Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers. Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.
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Join group of other seniors and discuss current events.
Mon, Dec 12
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.
Mon, Dec 12
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, Dec 12
10:00 am
Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old.
Mon, Dec 12
10:00 am
Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator.
Mon, Dec 12
10:00 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/
Mon, Dec 12
10:00 am
An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months
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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,...
Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277 Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling NYCitizenship...
Mon, Dec 12
10:00 am
Come and exercise, you will feel great!
Mon, Dec 12
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, Dec 12
10:00 am
বাংলা গল্প টাইম Bengali Storytime সোমবার  10:15 AM অক্টোবর  24, 31, নভেম্বর 7, 14, 21, 28 ডিসেম্বর 5, এবং 12 শিশুদের এবং তাদের অভিভাবকদের  জন্য বাংলা গল্প ও গানের জন্য আমাদের সাথে যোগ দিন. Join us for stories and songs in Bengali...
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Read and Sing in Japanese! 0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。 ぜひご参加ください。   This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi" meaning octopus legs (since there's no...
Mon, Dec 12
10:15 am
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Reading Is Fundamental All R.I.F. members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old. Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...
Mon, Dec 12
10:15 am
Children hear stories, make friends and play.
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please...
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.
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. For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
A read-aloud for the preschool crowd. Groups and daycares welcome.
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Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores. Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.
This event is for the Brooklyn Public Library's youngest patrons.  Come listen to stories, sing songs, play with toys, and dance!
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
PreSchool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental
Learn, Play, & Grow with your fellow Brooklynites at your local Library every Monday
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Explore our New Americans Corner for citizenship study materials, information regarding services for immigrants, and other United States Citizenship and Immigration Services brochures. Brooklyn Public Library staff will help you find the...
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for  The Next Chapter Book Club. This a community-based literacy and social program is for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Stop by the Reference Desk for a document check list of items needed for Naturalization Application and Fee Waiver Request. For more information: Call 311 and say “Citizenship” Call 212-514-4277 Visit:www.nyc.gov/nycitizenship
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
Registration for ESOL Conversation at the Reference Desk. Join our newest ESOL Conversation Group beginning January 9, 2017 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm.  
Mon, Dec 12
10:30 am
It's never to early to read to your child.  Join us as we share stories, songs, & play with your baby. 
Mon, Dec 12
10:45 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,...
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...
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.*
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 hardware...
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am
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.
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays and rhymes with your child!
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am
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. Like us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/...
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group! Free!
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am
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, Dec 12
11:00 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/
Mon, Dec 12
11:00 am