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Format: 5/24/2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

NYC Business Solutions
Learn how to launch your business with other female entrepreneurs! Our free program for female entrepreneurs will take you through the requirements of making your business idea a reality, with focused attention on overcoming the challenges specific...
Tue, May 24
10:00 am
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Come exercise Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings
Tue, May 24
10:00 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.  
Tue, May 24
10:00 am
Join us for a discussion of the Kindergarten Individualized Education Plan.  Find out what to expect, how it works, and how to get it changed.  Bring your own questions. Presented by Karen Samet, Director, Brooklyn Early Childhood...
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Discuss current events with your friends
Tue, May 24
10:00 am
Aerobics, strength training, chair exercises and Yoga led by  registered yoga teacher, dance movement therapist and professional dancer Jeana Musacchio.
Tue, May 24
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...
Tue, May 24
10:00 am
Enroll in a Health Insurance Policy of the Affordable Care Act (obamacare)
Tue, May 24
10:00 am
Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...
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...
It's never too early to introduce babies to storytime! Songs, fingerplays, and puppets to entertain lap-sitters. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please line up...
New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids is coming to Brooklyn libraries. Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, dancing, and puppetry. Each class ends with a lively bubble...
It's Baby Time!  Bring the children and meet other babies and parents for some fun and social interaction. 
Reduce stress and & gain flexibility in a safe & fun environment Beginners are welcome Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Yoga is best practiced on an empty stomach....
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
A storytime for children ages 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.
Join us each week for a themed storytime with songs, fingerplays, crafts, games and activities for pre-schoolers age 3-5 years old.
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Come and enjoy some books, songs, finger plays and toy time. For ages 18 months to 3 years old.
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Improve your math skills.
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Toddler Time at Washington Irving Library.
Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. . At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...
Babies and Books with Reading Is Fundamental
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet new friends at your local community Library!
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Weekly preschool story time.
Tue, May 24
10:30 am
Toddler Time
Sing songs, read books, and play. For ages 18-36 months.
Tue, May 24
10:45 am
Hear stories, sing songs and play with other children.  Ages 0-5.
Stimulate your baby with gentle songs, stories, and movement just for the little ones.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Have fun, improve your game, learn new techniques.
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...
Enjoy songs and stories for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Children can participate in RIF (Reading is Fundamental). Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.
Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. For children ages 2 to 4 years old and their 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 dedicated to active toddlers. (18 - 36 months)
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Come down to Spring Creek and mingle with other adults!  Every day is a different activity! Monday: Adult Crafting Tuesday: Wii Bowling Wednesday: Free time! Thursday: Adult Coloring Friday: Free time! Saturday: Free time! Let us know what you...
Tue, May 24
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 Librarian.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
We will be engaged in creative writing exercises to improve our writing style and engage with our creativity.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Enjoy stories, songs and play. For children ages 18 to 36 months. *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 the hardware,...
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
BRIC digital media classes
Learn about best practices for archiving physical and digital photos. Using your images, you’ll create brief oral history projects, allowing you to narrate a personal reflection of the story found in your pictures. Students will use Movie...
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Children and caretakers will listen to stories and engage in active play following story time.
2nd floor
Tue, May 24
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 from a Job Information Resource Librarian. Patrons will be seen on a first come, first served basis.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Midwood Library with Ebenezer S. Devasigamani In these eight weekly sessions, participants will learn drawing and watercolor techniques, ending with a culminating event. To register please call 718.252.0967 or visit bklynlibrary.org/seniors/...
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Stop by the VISIONS information table to learn about resources available for the blind.
Tue, May 24
11:00 am
Enjoy stories and play for age groups 18 to 36 months.
It's never too early to introduce babies to storytime! Songs, fingerplays, and puppets to entertain lap-sitters. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please line up...
This program is for children 2 - 4 years old and their caregivers. Join us to sing and learn about the Letter People.
Babies and caregivers will share songs, stories, finger play and rhymes. Join in and receive a free book from Reading Is Fundamental for babies 0 to 18 months.
Tue, May 24
11:30 am
If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups! 
Little Hands Craft Time means more fun and more crafts.