Events at BPL (Adults) http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/list/adults en Book Discussion: God Help the Child by Toni Morrison http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-god-help-windsor-terrace-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Windsor Terrace Library </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;God Help the Child by Toni Morrison</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-god-help-windsor-terrace-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drop-In Computer Lab http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/drop-computer-lab-pacific-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pacific Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/drop20in20computer20lab_113.jpg" alt="" title="" width="113" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?&nbsp; No time to attend a formal class?&nbsp; Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.</p> E-books basics http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/e-books-basics-flatbush-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt; text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: &quot;Gill Sans MT&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;"><font color="#000000">If you&rsquo;re an avid reader and are interested in learning how to download e-books to your device (phone, laptop, kindle, nook) then this is the class for you!</font></span></p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-walt-whitman-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Walt Whitman Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English!</p> <p>FREE!</p> <p>No registration required.</p> Book Discussion: Ghana Must Go by Taiye Selasi http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-ghana-mus-flatlands-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatlands Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/ghana.jpg" alt="" title="" width="60" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join us for the February book discussion! We will be reading the <em>New York Times </em>bestseller<em> <strong>Ghana&nbsp;Must&nbsp;Go </strong></em><strong>by Taiye Selasi</strong>. &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-ghana-mus-flatlands-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Knitting & Crocheting Club http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/knitting-crocheting-club-midwood-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Midwood Library </div> </div> </div> <p>2nd floor Community Room</p> Email Basics http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/email-basics-central-library-room-216-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Room 216 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/email2020basics_72.jpg" alt="" title="" width="111" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:</p> Resume & Career Help http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/resume-career-help-business-career-center-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Business &amp; Career Center </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/resume-and-career2_32.png" alt="" title="" width="180" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Meet one-on-one with a Business &amp; Career Librarian to get&nbsp;information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help.&nbsp;Learn how Brooklyn Public Library&#39;s resources can help you become more job-ready.</p> <p>This is a Business&nbsp;&amp; Career Library program.&nbsp;<em>First come, first served.</em></p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-brighton-beach-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Brighton Beach Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/esol_conversation_1_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="105" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.&nbsp; Location varies, but&nbsp;the session is&nbsp;usually in the Storytime room upstairs.&nbsp; No reservation necessary.</p> Book Discussion: The Woman in Cabin 10 http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-woman-cab-gravesend-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gravesend Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/the_woman_in_cabin_10.jpg" alt="" title="" width="60" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>In this tightly wound, enthralling story reminiscent of Agatha Christie s works, Lo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the assignment of a lifetime: a week on a luxury cruise with only a handful of cabins. The sky is clear, the waters calm, and the veneered, select guests jovial as the exclusive cruise ship, the Aurora, begins her voyage in the picturesque North Sea. At first, Lo s stay is nothing but pleasant: the cabins are plush, the dinner parties are sparkling, and the guests are elegant.</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-woman-cab-gravesend-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drop-In Computer Lab http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/drop-computer-lab-bushwick-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bushwick Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/drop20in20computer20lab_138.jpg" alt="" title="" width="113" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?&nbsp; No time to attend a formal class?&nbsp; Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Feature Film: Queen of Katwe http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/feature-film-queen-katwe-borough-park-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Borough Park Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/queen-of-katwe-poster_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="61" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Based on a true story.&nbsp; </strong></p> <p><strong>An Ugandan girl living in a slum in Katwe learns to play chess and becomes a Woman Candidate Master after her performances at the World Chess Olympiads</strong></p> E-readers Guide http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/e-readers-guide-flatbush-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:15 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Have a question about downloading books to your device? We are here to help so come in and join us for this workshop!</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/chair-yoga-gentle-beginne-gerritsen-beach-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gerritsen Beach Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/shape_up_ny_logo_0_1.gif" alt="" title="" width="148" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong>Yoga&nbsp;practice for beginners</strong></p> DIY Poetry/Slam Poetry Workshop http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/diy-poetryslam-poetry-wor-cypress-hills-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cypress Hills Library </div> </div> </div> <p>This workshop is&nbsp;aimed to get your creative juices flowing in the arts of Slam Poetry&nbsp;through engaging exercises and games. Together let&rsquo;s craft meaning with&nbsp;the power of the written and spoken word. Bring yourself and friends for a&nbsp;night of Slam Poetry jamming&mdash;no experience necessary!&nbsp;All are welcome!</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-canarsie-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Canarsie Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice English in a conversation group at the Canarsie Library!</p> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English!</p> <p>FREE! No registration required!</p> Resume & Career Help (DeKalb Library) http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/resume-career-help-dekalb-dekalb-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 3:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> DeKalb Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/resume-and-career2_30_5.png" alt="" title="" width="180" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.</p> Beginner's Yoga http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/beginners-yoga-gerritsen-beach-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gerritsen Beach Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/shape_up_ny_logo_0_3.gif" alt="YOGA!" title="" width="148" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div itemprop="description"> <p><strong>Beginner Yoga: Gentle Beginner;</strong></p> <p><strong>Free: Limit of 18 participants ;</strong></p> <p><strong>Age Group: Adults &amp; Older Adults</strong></p> </div> <div id="age">&nbsp;</div> U.S. Citizen Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/us-citizen-preparation-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You&#39;re not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.</p> U.S. Citizen Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/us-citizen-preparation-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You&#39;re not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.</p> Crochet Circle http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/crochet-circle-stone-avenue-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Stone Avenue Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/crochet_1_10.jpg" alt="" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Adults learn how to crochet.</p> ConnectED Library HotSpot Loan Orientation Program http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/connected-library-hotspot-new-lots-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Lots Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/hotspot_38.png" alt="" title="" width="122" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K-12 students with free Internet access for the entire school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed Internet services.&nbsp;</p> <p>In order to be eligible to participate in this program, a patron must:</p> Game On! Tabletop and Board Games http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/game-tabletop-and-board-g-spring-creek-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring Creek Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Come on down to Spring Creek and play board games!</p> Computer Basics http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/computer-basics-washington-irving-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Washington Irving Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/computer-basics_7.png" alt="Computer Basics at Washington Irving Library" title="" width="180" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>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.</p> <p>This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, applications and techniques used to navigate a computer. Training will occur on laptops.</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-central-library-info-comm-022317-0 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7 </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.</p> ESOL Class http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-class-sheepshead-bay-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/esol_24.jpg" alt="" title="" width="107" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Learn English with our professional instructor.</p> <p>Free English classes for adults 17 and older.</p> <p>Registration required.</p> Pre - HSE Classes http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/pre-hse-classes-kings-highway-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kings Highway Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success!</p> Business English Class http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/business-english-class-kings-highway-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kings Highway Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice talking about work and business with others. Learn important business vocabulary.</p> Citizenship Prep Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/citizenship-prep-group-eastern-parkway-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eastern Parkway Library </div> </div> </div> <p><span itemprop="name">Citizenship Prep Group</span></p> <div class="ev_status-detail-cancel"> <div itemprop="description"> <p>If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help! &nbsp;Join our free exam preparation groups!&nbsp;</p> <div id="age">Age Group: <a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/list?age[]=246">Adults</a></div> </div> <div id="age">Age Group: <a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/list?age[]=246">Adults</a></div> </div> ESOL Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-group-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.</p> ESOL Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-group-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.</p> Adult Book Discussion http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-discussion-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p class="Normal">The Girls: a novel&nbsp;by Emma Cline</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-discussion-highlawn-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Adult Book Discussion http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-discussion-highlawn-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p class="Normal">The Girls: a novel&nbsp;by Emma Cline</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-discussion-highlawn-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jack Dappa Blues http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/jack-dappa-blues-coney-island-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Coney Island Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Celebrating Black History Month with Jack Dappa Blues. Live Performance preceded by a lecture of Black Heritage and Blues.</p> <p>All ages of your family welcomed.</p> Drop-In Computer Lab http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/drop-computer-lab-flatlands-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatlands Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/drop20in20computer20lab_125.jpg" alt="" title="" width="113" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Got a specific question about how to use computers/mobile device&nbsp;or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class?</p> <p>Drop into the Flatlands Library&rsquo;s&nbsp; for one-on-one assistance.</p> <p>First come, first served. No registration required</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-kings-highway-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kings Highway Library </div> </div> </div> <p>In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English!</p> Audio Editing with Audition http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/audio-editing-audition-central-library-info-comm-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Info Commons Lab </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/bric_media_class_for_bpl_463.jpg" alt="person holding camera taking photo" title="" width="135" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/audio-editing-audition-central-library-info-comm-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-flatbush-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/320px-usa_flag_1992_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="139" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English!</p> Citizenship Prep Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/citizenship-prep-group-red-hook-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Red Hook Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Focus Group&nbsp;topics for the Naturalization Test which include American history, government, reading, writing, and interviewing techniques.</p> Understanding and Improving Your Credit http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/understanding-and-improvi-leonard-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:45 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Leonard Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/sbs_logo_6.png" alt="NYC Small Business Services" title="" width="315" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><b>Understanding &amp; Improving Your Credit</b></p> <p> Having a good credit score is important to starting a new business. Learn what to look for on your credit report and the actions to take to build up your credit.</p> <p>Please register by clicking <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/understanding-and-improving-your-credit-brooklyn-1-session-22317-registration-29824179925" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/crochet-and-knitting-clas-jamaica-bay-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jamaica Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/knitting-clipart-knitting-clipart.png" alt="" title="" width="78" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!</p> <p>Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!</p> <p>Beginners are welcome!</p> <p>Patrons are encouraged to bring their own crochet hook, knitting needles&nbsp;and yarn.</p> Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/crochet-and-knitting-clas-jamaica-bay-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jamaica Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/knitting-clipart-knitting-clipart.png" alt="" title="" width="78" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!</p> <p>Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!</p> <p>Beginners are welcome!</p> <p>Patrons are encouraged to bring their own crochet hook, knitting needles&nbsp;and yarn.</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-borough-park-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Borough Park Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English. &nbsp;Free! No registration required.</p> Adult Knitting Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-knitting-group-dyker-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dyker Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Come socialize and knit at your leisure!</p> Build with DUPLO http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/build-duplo-spring-creek-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring Creek Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/duplo_8_0.jpg" alt="Duplos" title="" width="136" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Come on down to Spring Creek and get your&nbsp;DUPLO on!&nbsp;&nbsp;DUPLO sets are available to buid your own world!</p> Literacy Volunteer Information Session http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/literacy-volunteer-inform-eastern-parkway-learning-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eastern Parkway Learning Center </div> </div> </div> <p>We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors.&nbsp; Volunteer Literacy Tutors at the BPL Learning Centers <strong>tutor</strong> <strong>adults </strong>in our community who, for a variety of reasons, have not yet learned to read and write.&nbsp; The BPL Literacy Volunteer is comfortable reading and writing, and views learning as a dynamic and ongoing process.</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-coney-island-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Coney Island Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice English in a conversation group.&nbsp; Join others who are learning to speak English!&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; FREE!</p> <p>No registration is required</p> Computer Basics http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/computer-basics-washington-irving-library-022317-0 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Washington Irving Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/drop-in-lab_3.png" alt="Computer Basics at Washington Irving Library" title="" width="180" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>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.</p> <p>This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, applications and techniques used to navigate a computer. Training will occur on laptops.</p> ESOL Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-group-new-utrecht-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Utrecht Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/esol_25.jpg" alt="ESOL on a sphere" title="" width="88" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice and improve your conversation skills and&nbsp;make friends with other English language learners from around the world.</p> ESOL Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-group-sheepshead-bay-library-022317-0 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/esol_conversation_6.png" alt="" title="" width="109" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div itemprop="description"> <p>Practice and improve your conversation skills fast!</p> <p>Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.</p> </div> Adult Book Club/Discussion http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-clubdiscussion-east-flatbush-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> East Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/onemore.jpg" alt="One more river to cross" title="" width="130" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>We will be reading One More River to Cross by Jim Haskins. All adults are welcome to join our discussion. Come to the desk to check out a copy of the title for this month.</p> Adult Book Club/Discussion http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-book-clubdiscussion-east-flatbush-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> East Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/onemore.jpg" alt="One more river to cross" title="" width="130" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>We will be reading One More River to Cross by Jim Haskins. All adults are welcome to join our discussion. Come to the desk to check out a copy of the title for this month.</p> ESOL Conversation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-sunset-park-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sunset Park Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/exchange-of-ideas-222788_1920_8.jpg" alt="" title="" width="127" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library&rsquo;s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to practice English speaking skills.</p> Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/shape-nyc-dance-fitness-eastern-parkway-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eastern Parkway Library </div> </div> </div> <div itemprop="description"> <div itemprop="description"> <p class="description" style="line-height: 15px; margin-top: 10px;"><span>An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance moves that will increase cardiovascular fitness while toning, tightening, &amp; stretching the muscles.&nbsp;</span></p> <p>Developed in partnership with the NYC Parks&nbsp;<a href="https://www.nycgovparks.org/programs/recreation/shape-up-nyc">Shape Up NYC</a>&nbsp;program, the class is led by Helen.</p> </div></div><p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/shape-nyc-dance-fitness-eastern-parkway-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Computer Basics http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/computer-basics-bushwick-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bushwick Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/computer20basics_187.jpg" alt="" title="" width="114" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: &quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;"><font color="#000000">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.</font></span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: &quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;"><font color="#000000">&nbsp;</font></span></p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/computer-basics-bushwick-library-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion Meets Black History http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/fashion-meets-black-histo-macon-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Macon Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/bacg014.jpg" alt="" title="" width="69" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><font face="Tahoma"><strong><font size="2">Brooklyn artist June Gaddy will give an artist talk on her exhibit </font></strong><font size="2"><i><b>Cash Crop.&nbsp; Cash Crop </b></i><b>is a multimedia exhibition featuring clothing, textiles, and sculpture that reflect on the lives of sharecroppers, the agriculture economic systems, and their relationship to the land in the Jim Crow South. </b></font></font></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/us-citizen-exam-preparati-windsor-terrace-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Windsor Terrace Library </div> </div> </div> <p>If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen we can help!</p> <p>Join our free exam preparation groups!&nbsp; No registration necessary, just arrive a few minutes early.</p> <p>For more information about the group at Windsor Terrace call 718-686-9707.</p> Guitar Workshop http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/guitar-workshop-williamsburgh-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Williamsburgh Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/pontus_15.png" alt="" title="" width="67" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar?&nbsp;Join us&nbsp; and we&rsquo;ll help you start strumming <strong>for free</strong>.</p> <p>The class is taught by professional guitarist and educator Pontus Gunve.&nbsp; Please bring your own instrument if you can</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <table align="left" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td height="18">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Book Discussion: The Pearl by John Steinbeck http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-pearl-joh-mckinley-park-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> McKinley Park Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/the-pearl.jpg" alt="" title="" width="54" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join us for a book discussion held every month at 6:30 PM. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.</p> Book Discussion: The Pearl by John Steinbeck http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/book-discussion-pearl-joh-mckinley-park-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> McKinley Park Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/the-pearl.jpg" alt="" title="" width="54" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Join us for a book discussion held every month at 6:30 PM. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.</p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-leonard-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Leonard Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/english-conversation-group-11_1.png" alt="" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div itemprop="description"> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English!</p> </div> French beginning Conversation and Culture http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/french-beginning-conversa-leonard-library-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Leonard Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/french_0.png" alt="" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Come take part in our group that celebrates and appreciates French culture and language. Mademoiselle Agnes, a native French speaker, is our guide to all things French.</p> 1984/48: A Book Discussion (#2) http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/198448-book-discussion-2-central-library-trustees-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Trustees&#039; Room </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/1984_feb3.jpg" alt="1984 Book Cover" title="" width="68" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em><strong>*Registration Closed. Please click <a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/list/1984">here</a> for additional sessions.</strong></em></p> <p>BPL will be hosting a book discussion group on George Orwell&#39;s <em>1984 </em>every&nbsp;month for 48 months beginning in January 2017. Each discussion cycle will be facilitated by a librarian, writer, community member, artist, etc. <strong><em>If you are interested in facilitating a 1984 discussion, please contact us for information on setting it up. </em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/198448-book-discussion-2-central-library-trustees-022317" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Philosophy in the Library: Persons in Science Fiction http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/philosophy-library-person-central-library-dweck-cen-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Dweck Center </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/02.23.2017_ben_abelson_via_web.jpg" alt="" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ben Abelson (Mercy College) discusses what science fiction can tell us about what makes us ourselves.</p> <h2><a href="http://benabelson.bpt.me/" target="_blank">RSVP here</a>.</h2> <p><a href="https://bpl.brooklynpubliclibrary.org/enews/generalenews.aspx?eNewsType=AC"><em>Sign up here</em></a><em> to find out about Brooklyn Public Library&rsquo;s cultural programs right in your Inbox, and never miss out on a sold-out event again!</em></p> Philosophy in the Library: Persons in Science Fiction http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/philosophy-library-person-central-library-dweck-cen-022317 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Dweck Center </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/02.23.2017_ben_abelson_via_web.jpg" alt="" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ben Abelson (Mercy College) discusses what science fiction can tell us about what makes us ourselves.</p> <h2><a href="http://benabelson.bpt.me/" target="_blank">RSVP here</a>.</h2> <p><a href="https://bpl.brooklynpubliclibrary.org/enews/generalenews.aspx?eNewsType=AC"><em>Sign up here</em></a><em> to find out about Brooklyn Public Library&rsquo;s cultural programs right in your Inbox, and never miss out on a sold-out event again!</em></p> Free Tax Help and Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/free-tax-help-and-prepara-central-library-room-216-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Room 216 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/tax20returns_23.jpg" alt="" title="" width="135" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!&nbsp; You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free.</p> <p>To participate in this free program, you must:</p> <ul> <li>Earn less than $64,000 (per tax return)</li> <li>Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills</li> <li>Bring all required information to the site</li> </ul> Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/apply-citizenship-nycitiz-kings-highway-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kings Highway Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/nycitizenship_picture_2_1_10.png" alt="" title="" width="106" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say &ldquo;Citizenship&rdquo; OR Call 212-514-4277</strong></p> <ul> <li>Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer</li> <li>Confidential, private meeting space</li> <li>Find out if you can apply for free</li> <li>Get free financial counseling</li> </ul> <p>NYCitizenship legal services are solely provided by the New York Legal Assistance Group through a partnership with the NYC Mayor&rsquo;s Office of Immigrant Affairs.</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/apply-citizenship-nycitiz-kings-highway-library-022417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drop-In Computer Lab http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/drop-computer-lab-new-lots-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Lots Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/happy-computer_12.png" alt="Drop-In Computer Lab" title="" width="135" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>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 bring a USB flash drive to save your work.</p> ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-preparationclassconv-arlington-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Arlington Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/learn_0english2_6_46_0.png" alt="" title="" width="144" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:</p> <ul> <li>Classes are open to adults 17 and older</li> <li>All classes meet two days per week</li> <li>To join a class, <strong><u>attend</u></strong> a registration (registrations take place at different libraries)</li> </ul> ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-preparationclassconv-arlington-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Arlington Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/learn_0english2_6_46_0.png" alt="" title="" width="144" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:</p> <ul> <li>Classes are open to adults 17 and older</li> <li>All classes meet two days per week</li> <li>To join a class, <strong><u>attend</u></strong> a registration (registrations take place at different libraries)</li> </ul> FREE ONLINE TAX RETURN FILING ASSISTANCE http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/free-online-tax-return-fi-coney-island-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Coney Island Library </div> </div> </div> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><em><b><span style="color: black; line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 10pt;">If your income did not exceed $64,000 in 2016, you qualify to e-file at no cost.&nbsp; </span></b></em><em><span style="color: black; line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 10pt;">The Brooklyn Public Library (BPL), in cooperation with the New York State Tax Department, is offering free tax-preparation assistance at the <u>Coney Island Library</u> from January to April.</span></em></p> AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/aarp-free-tax-help-and-pr-bedford-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bedford Library </div> </div> </div> <p>All AARP free tax preparation sites&nbsp;for low and middle income taxpayers&nbsp;operate on a first come, first served basis. <strong>To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms. </strong>For a list of documents you may need to bring, visit the <a href="http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/info-01-2011/important-tax-documents.html">AARP website</a>.</p> Need Help with SNAP Nutrition Assistance Program? http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/need-help-snap-nutrition-ulmer-park-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ulmer Park Library </div> </div> </div> <p>A SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Outreach Specialist will be available to assist with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.</p> We have chess everyday!! http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/we-have-chess-everyday-sheepshead-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:30 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/chess3_8.jpg" alt="" title="" width="120" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>Improve your game. </strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>Make new friends. </strong></p> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>Borrow a chess set.</strong></p> AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/aarp-free-tax-help-and-pr-leonard-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:30 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Leonard Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/servlet.jpg" alt="" title="" width="292" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Doors open at 10:00 a.m.&nbsp;&nbsp; Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.</p> <p>Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites offering assistance.</p> <p>Be prepared - bring the following:</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/aarp-free-tax-help-and-pr-leonard-library-022417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Free Tax Prep Help http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/free-tax-prep-help-flatbush-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 10:30 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flatbush Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Free Tax Preparation available at this location under the sponsorship of Congresswoman Yvette Clarke. ID, social Security Card and&nbsp;W2 Form must be presented&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Adult Activities! http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-activities-spring-creek-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 11:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring Creek Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/coloringsheet_0.jpg" alt="Coloring Sheet" title="" width="69" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Come on down and participate in activities.&nbsp; Color and create!</p> Adult Activities! http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/adult-activities-spring-creek-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 11:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spring Creek Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/coloringsheet_0.jpg" alt="Coloring Sheet" title="" width="69" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Come on down and participate in activities.&nbsp; Color and create!</p> Resume & Career Help http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/resume-career-help-eastern-parkway-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 11:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eastern Parkway Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/resume-career-help-eastern-parkway-library-022417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-bay-ridge-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 11:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bay Ridge Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Practice your English skills in an informal group setting with a volunteer teacher.</p> Drop-In Computer Lab http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/drop-computer-lab-bushwick-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 11:30 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bushwick Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/drop20in20computer20lab_139.jpg" alt="" title="" width="113" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?&nbsp; No time to attend a formal class?&nbsp; Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> ESOL Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-conversation-group-kings-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kings Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/esollearnenglishpicture_24.jpg" alt="ESOL Conversation group" title="" width="90" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>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.</p> Hand Made Crafts http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/hand-made-crafts-sheepshead-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/delightinpuppet1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="135" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><font size="3">Do you like to draw and paint? Join AHRC partner Oleg Ovcharenko&nbsp;for arts and crafts!</font></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Hand Made Crafts http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/hand-made-crafts-sheepshead-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/delightinpuppet1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="135" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><font size="3">Do you like to draw and paint? Join AHRC partner Oleg Ovcharenko&nbsp;for arts and crafts!</font></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Knitting & Crocheting Club http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/knitting-crocheting-club-eastern-parkway-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eastern Parkway Library </div> </div> </div> <div itemprop="description"> <p>2nd floor Community Room</p> </div> <div id="age">Age Group: <a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/list?age[]=246">Adults</a></div> Knitting & Crocheting Club http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/knitting-crocheting-club-sheepshead-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/knittingcrochet_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="160" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p align="center"><strong>Learn to knit or crochet. </strong></p> <p align="center"><strong>Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!</strong></p> Talking Circle http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/talking-circle-homecrest-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Homecrest Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults for talking and sharing amazing life experiences.</p> Free Tax Help and Preparation http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/free-tax-help-and-prepara-new-lots-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Lots Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/tax20returns_62.jpg" alt="Free Tax Help and Preparation " title="" width="136" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div itemprop="description"> <div itemprop="description"> <p>Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!&nbsp; You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free.</p> <p>To participate in this free program, you must: Earn less than $64,000 (per tax return); Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills; Bring all required information to the site.</p> </div> </div> Classical Music Concert. Концерт классическои музыки. http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/classical-music-concert-%D0%BA-new-utrecht-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Utrecht Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/russian_piano.jpg" alt="a white piano surrounded by snow" title="" width="134" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Program includes works of&nbsp;Franz Schubert, Franz Liszt,&nbsp; Sergey Rachmaninoff and Frederic Chopin.</p> <p>Дорогие друзья! Приглашаем Вас на концерт классическои музыки, подготовленнои творческои группои библиотеки New Utrecht. В концерте прозвучат фортепианные и вокальные&nbsp; произведния Фредерика Шопена, Ференца Листа, Сергея Рахманинова и Франца Шуберта.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Grace of Monaco http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/grace-monaco-gravesend-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gravesend Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Movie: Grace of Monaco</p> Overeaters Anonymous http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/overeaters-anonymous-highlawn-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:15 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.</p> Overeaters Anonymous http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/overeaters-anonymous-highlawn-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:15 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Highlawn Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.</p> ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/esol-preparationclassconv-midwood-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 1:30 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Midwood Library </div> </div> </div> <p>2nd floor Community Room</p> Art of Sewing http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/art-sewing-sheepshead-bay-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sheepshead Bay Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/sewing2_4.jpg" alt="" title="" width="57" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter">Sewing lessons for beginners.</p> <p class="rtecenter">Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.</p> Creative Writing Workshop http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/creative-writing-workshop-central-library-trustees-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 2:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Trustees&#039; Room </div> </div> </div> <p>Creative Writing Workshop with Aimee Herman, poet and instructor of writing and composition.&nbsp; Participants will read and evaluate poems and stories, answer prompts and create their own work.&nbsp;</p> <p>Bring pens, pencils paper and ideas.</p> Knitting http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/knitting-sunset-park-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 3:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sunset Park Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/yarn-1150793_1280_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="92" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>A trained&nbsp;teacher assists participants with their knitting projects.</p> Basic Arabic Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/basic-arabic-conversation-central-library-info-comm-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/arabic_conversation_86.jpg" alt="" title="" width="125" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p style="margin: 1em 0px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); text-transform: none; text-indent: 0px; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: Verdana, Tahoma, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; word-spacing: 0px; white-space: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;"><span class="field-content">Improve your&nbsp;Arabic Language&nbsp;in an informal and fun setting</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/basic-arabic-conversation-central-library-info-comm-022417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English Conversation Group http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/english-conversation-grou-central-library-info-comm-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4 </div> </div> </div> <p>Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.</p> Chess Club http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/chess-club-central-library-022417 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 24, 2017 4:00 pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Library </div> </div> </div> <p>Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.</p> <p>Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.</p> <p>For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/art-music" title="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/art-music">http://www.bklynlibrary.org/art-music</a></p> Shape Up NYC: Saturday Sweat http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/shape-nyc-saturday-sweat-williamsburgh-library-022517 <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-event-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Saturday, February 25, 2017 10:00 am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-event-location"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Williamsburgh Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-event-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/calendar_small/images/events/calendar/picture-for-online-calendar_4.jpg" alt="" title="" width="96" height="90" class="imagecache imagecache-calendar_small imagecache-default imagecache-calendar_small_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>Get in shape for free at your neighborhood library! This total body workout increases muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardiorespiratory system. Continuous simple moves to great music make it fun! Appropriate for all levels of fitness. Developed in partnership with the NYC Parks&nbsp;<a href="https://www.nycgovparks.org/programs/recreation/shape-up-nyc">Shape Up NYC</a>&nbsp;program, the class is led by <a href="http://kellypost.fit/">Kelly Post</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/shape-nyc-saturday-sweat-williamsburgh-library-022517" target="_blank">read more</a></p>