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Format: 5/26/2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Enjoy weekly feature films.
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become more...
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set, but bring your own clock!
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Got a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance. First come, first served.
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Assistance with Health Plan application.  A representative from Hispanic Federation is available to assist with insurance applications for the following programs: Medicaid, Child Health Plus, NY State of Health Qualified Plans. Certified...
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Come to Jamaica Bay library to attend a workshop series of classes focusing on a different aspect of computer use each month. This May 2016, we will be instructing patrons in Microsoft Word Basics. Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning...
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Listen to stories, participate in baby-safe art projects, and meet new friends at this interactive library program for any kids under five years old.
Adults come and enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring! Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided
An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Stars:Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig PG-13 | 2h 24min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Help with the following: Resume creation/editing/updating Cover letter creation/editing/updating Job search assistance  LinkedIn help  
Thu, May 26
2:00 pm
Cancelled
Help for children and teens with all subjects K-12th grade
Thu, May 26
2:15 pm
Before you start your homework, stop in to play video and board games, build with Legos, and more!
Thu, May 26
2:15 pm
Do you love building with Lego? Join us for an open session of Lego building where you can let your imagination run wild.
Thu, May 26
2:30 pm
Come join me in learning and understanding your computers uses and services.
Thu, May 26
2:30 pm
cover of DVD Brigands-Chapter VII
Winner of the Grand Special Jury Prize, Venice Film Festival 1996 Travel with Vano through time.  A comedy/drama in Russian, French and Georgian with English subtitles.  
Thu, May 26
2:30 pm
Cancelled
Drop-in computer lab for those who want to learn the basic functions of the computer and related terms/definitions. Classes are on a first come, first served basis, and are limited to 3 students per session. Classes are held every Thursday from 2:30...
Thu, May 26
2:30 pm
Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Play games and meet new friends: WiiU, Wii, PS3, PS4   Board Games   Card Games
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Minikits minikits everywhere and not enough to build with? We have plenty of LEGO kits available for kids of all ages to build their wildest creations with. Or, if you prefer just following the instructions that are included, we have those too! We...
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
After School Homework Help.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Free drop-in homework help with a community volunteer for grades K-8.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Groups of teenagers performing at the Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts.
Join DeKalb Library for Reading the Rhythm—a BPL Incubator program which combines dance and literature for local teens. Reading the Rhythm was developed in partnership with the DeKalb branch of the Brooklyn Public Library and the Dwana...
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Get help with Math, English, etc.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Children can come in for after school homework help from a trained volunteer.  Good for grades 1-8.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Have fun with PS4 and Wii gaming.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Practice English in a conversation group at the Canarsie Library! Join other adults who are learning to speak English! FREE! No registration required! Age Group: Adults About Brooklyn Library Volunteers More than 2,000 volunteers contribute their...
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Library card required. For ages 12-18 years old.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a from a Job Information Resource Librarian. Patrons will be seen on a first come, first served basis.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 to complete their homework assignments.
Thu, May 26
3:00 pm
Get creative with art projects. Ages 4-10
Thu, May 26
3:15 pm
Make yourself an exfoliating, moisturizing body scrub using household ingredients. Banish dry, wintery skin before summer!
Thu, May 26
3:15 pm
Writing workshop for kids 6-10 with Barbara Cassidy. Come tell your story.
Thu, May 26
3:15 pm
Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 5 and up play and improve their skills in this greatest of board games.
Thu, May 26
3:15 pm
Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with library card.  FREE book with sign-up membership and receive another FREE book in 3 weeks.
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Write a letter or draw a picture to support the Brooklyn Public Library.
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
Learn to Play Chess and Compete with our Chess Master!
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
Program for designing and making clothes and accessories.
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
Board games for kids and teens.  Play with your friends or make some new ones!
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
After school homework help for children in grades K-8.
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
In honor of Fleet Week, create an origami boat!
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
LEGO program for ages 6-12.
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm
DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers.
Video Games for Tweens. Ages 10-12
Thu, May 26
3:30 pm