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Sunday, May 1, 2016

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Sign-Up to showcase your talent at Coney Island! Coney Island Library, in collaboration with NYC Council Member Mark Treyger, will be hosting Coney Island’s Got Talent, their first annual teen talent show. The show is open to those ages 12 to...
Sun, May 1
8:00 am
Feel like drawing, coloring, doing a puzzle. Just inquire at the information desk and choose from our large selection of worksheets for all ages.  Drawing materials, scissors, glue etc. will be provided.  
Sun, May 1
10:00 am
Epshtyn reads from his new book, Buzz - A Good Time in Prison. This event is in Russian.
boy and girl characters with open mouths and musical notes around them
      Rock and Roll Fundraiser Friday, May 13th 2016 (your lucky day) Total Cost: $20.00 ($10 Admission Fee and you must bring a $10.00 gift card in a gift bag).   There will also be Basket Raffles, Lucky Bingo Balls...
Sun, May 1
1:00 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
EHLS logo
English for Heritage Language Speakers (EHLS) is an intensive advanced English and professional skills program that prepares non-native English speakers from a variety of fields for careers with the federal government. For 2017, full scholarships...
Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required
Featured Event
This concert is the second of an eight-part series of Beethoven’s piano sonatas. Masi will perform: Sonata No.6, Op.10 No.2; Sonata No.26, Op.81a; Sonata No.12, Op.26 and Sonata No.30, Op.109. RSVP here.
For ten weeks, theatrical workshops have been taking place in Greenpoint, with over a dozen older adults from Greenpoint participating. The goal of these meetings was finding individual histories, ones we’ve lived through ourselves or ones...
Sun, May 1
4:00 pm

Monday, May 2, 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, May 2
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.
NYC Business Solutions
Make your business idea a reality! If you are an entrepreneur with a business idea and want to make it a reality, FastTrac NewVenture is for you. Our free program, offered in partnership with New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library,...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
Current events
Come to the Library and discuss current events with your friends!
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
dinosaur roar! book and toys
Play with toys and hear a story. For ages 0-5.
Feel like drawing, coloring, doing a puzzle. Just inquire at the information desk and choose from our large selection of worksheets for all ages.  Drawing materials, scissors, glue etc. will be provided.  
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
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,...
REGISTRATION IS GOING ON NOW UNTIL MAY 2nd, 2016. If you think you have the talent, please bring it! We the Canarsie staff would love to see what type of talent you are working with. There will be a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize winner for the contest (...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
children and teacher singing
2016年4月 18日, 25日, (星期一)  5月 2日, 9日, 16日, 23日(星期一) 上午10点 哇!我们将在布鲁克林(Brooklyn)公立图书馆内带给孩子45分钟超好玩和大家都喜欢的: 中英双语孩子音乐班。这是你绝无仅有的机会加入我们不同主题的探险课程,例如交通工具,颜色,还有星星!最特别的是,我们的探险课程包括了唱歌,跳舞,还有可爱的布偶戏!每堂课的结尾还有别具特色的吹泡泡派对,保证小朋友,大朋友都喜爱呦 New York's first and most...
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, May 2
10:00 am
Drop in to Jamaica Bay daily from April 18th through May 7th to register for your IDNYC card. For a full list of 2016 IDNYC Cardholder benefits, please visit this link.
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
assorted games in clear rectangular plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Mon, May 2
10:00 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...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
Want to Become a Citizen? 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...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
Enjoy Play Time with Toys & Puzzles. Age Group: Birth to Five Years
Sign-Up to showcase your talent at Coney Island! Coney Island Library, in collaboration with NYC Council Member Mark Treyger, will be hosting Coney Island’s Got Talent, their first annual teen talent show. The show is open to those ages 12 to...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
YALP registrations provide an opportunity for interested patrons to determine eligibility for the Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) classes. Participants must be: Between the ages of 17 and 24 years old Not enrolled in school and...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
YALP registrations provide an opportunity for interested patrons to determine eligibility for the Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) classes. Participants must be: Between the ages of 17 and 24 years old Not enrolled in school and...
Mon, May 2
10:00 am
Stop in and Cut your own Coupons or pick up pre-Cut Coupons to Cut your family's Costs. 
PreSchool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental
Join us each week for a themed storytime with songs, fingerplays, crafts, games and activites!
Mon, May 2
10:15 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...
(birth - 18 months) Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive program.
Enjoy Uncle Lenny's weekly read-aloud for the preschool-aged crowd. Groups and daycares are welcome to attend.
There will be no storytimes April 25-May 6th. For fun activities and stories to read with your child, check out Tumblebooks, Bookflix, Beanstack, and our BPL youtube channel.
Learn English At Arlington Branch Mondays & Fridays
Mon, May 2
10:30 am
Children hear stories, play and make friends. This is an inclusive program for children with and without disabilities ages 0-5.
Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.
Story Time at Washington Irving Library.
Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages...
Practice and improve your conversation skills fast! Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world 
Mon, May 2
10:30 am
Beginner-level computer instruction.
Mon, May 2
10:30 am
cartoon image of resume
Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and suggestions 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;...
Mon, May 2
10:30 am
Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and finger plays that you can try together at home in this lap-sit program for babies and caregivers. Ages 0 to 18 months.
Mon, May 2
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,...
Come to have an hour of fun time on songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration required.
Enjoy stories, songs and finger plays as you encourage your child's literary development!
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, May 2
11:00 am
For children 18 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. 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...
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, May 2
11:00 am
For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. 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...
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,...
Mon, May 2
11:00 am