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Friday, February 24, 2017

Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less...
Fri, Feb 24
9:00 am
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...
Fri, Feb 24
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
Fri, Feb 24
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...
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
The Dyker branch has puppets, stuffed animals, and simple toys available in the children’s area all day, every day we’re open. Toys and games available are most appropriate for children under five, but anyone interested is invited to...
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Board games will be available for in-library use on the 2nd floor.  Please bring in your library card to borrow a game.
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English: Classes are open to adults 17 and older All classes meet two days per week To join a class, attend a registration (...
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Crochet
Join a group of peers and enjoy knitting at the Library!
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
If your income did not exceed $64,000 in 2016, you qualify to e-file at no cost.  The Brooklyn Public Library (BPL), in cooperation with the New York State Tax Department, is offering free tax-preparation assistance at the Coney Island Library...
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Jewelry making for seniors
Join other seniors making your own jewelry! The program is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 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...
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
A SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Outreach Specialist will be available to assist with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Get assistance with enrolling in the NYC Rent Freeze Program.
Fri, Feb 24
10:00 am
Registration Closed
Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime for all kids 0-5 and their caregivers! Online registration is required (for the 10:15 session only) and will be available beginning 24 hours before the event.
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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...
Fri, Feb 24
10:15 am
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.
Babies & Toddlers come and play with toys & puzzles.
During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5
Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set.
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites offering...
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
Brief story time followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
Free Tax Preparation available at this location under the sponsorship of Congresswoman Yvette Clarke. ID, social Security Card and W2 Form must be presented  
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
a rainbow of colors blending together
Learn to draw and paint with watercolor under the instruction of Artist Nan Carey.  All levels, especially beginners, are welcome. Materials provided. This program is supported by generous funding from the Friends of the New...
Fri, Feb 24
10:30 am
Join us for fun stories, songs and play!
Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please to schedule an appointment.
Fri, Feb 24
10:45 am
Coloring Sheet
Come on down and participate in activities.  Color and create!
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.
Hear wonderful stories, learn new songs and fingerplays, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun program for babies through 5 years. Like us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/KingsBayLibrary/ 
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood. For babies aged 0-24 months and their caregivers.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
storyplay, Brooklyn Public Library
Join us for fun stories, songs and play!
Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search. Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one service;...
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Join us for a fun time as we read books, sing songs and play together! For ages 0-5 years old.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Enjoy, songs 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 718-256-2117.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
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Blood pressure screening
Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure free of charge. The program is provided by the Sheepshed Bay/Nostrand NORC.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Large size Lego DUPLO for little hands. (Downstairs)
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Free play with DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
Come join us for this interactive bilingual (English/Spanish) story time! Get ready to learn early literacy skills and learn a little Spanish on the way. No prior Spanish knowledge needed. Ages 0-5 and caregivers.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Practice your English skills in an informal group setting with a volunteer teacher.
Fri, Feb 24
11:00 am
Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime for all kids 0-5 and their caregivers! TICKETS ARE required and will be available in person only, distributed at the information desk beginning at 10:00 am on the day of the event. First come first served.
Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5, with RIF giveaway. Listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes.
Fri, Feb 24
11:15 am
An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys. Tickets are required for...
Fri, Feb 24
11:30 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.  
Fri, Feb 24
11:30 am
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program! (Birth - 5 years)
ESOL Conversation group
Join a conversation group and improve your English communication skills in the company of your peers. The leader of the group is an experienced BPL Volunteer.
Fri, Feb 24
12:00 pm
Do you like to draw and paint? Join AHRC partner Oleg Ovcharenko for arts and crafts!  
Fri, Feb 24
12:00 pm
2nd floor Community Room Age Group: Adults
Fri, Feb 24
12:00 pm
homework help image, Brooklyn Public Library
A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 to complete their homework assignments.
Fri, Feb 24
12:00 pm