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Citizenship Class

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Learn about the application and interview process.

Improve your English.

Review all the topics on the naturalization test.

Planning Your Future: Estate & Gift Planning Seminar

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ Seniors Older Adults estate planning retirement 50

Everyone knows you should have a will, but most
Americans don’t have one. This free seminar presents
estate-planning concepts in easy-to-understand terms,in a relaxed and informative environment.

Questions are welcome...

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

storytime Babies and Books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and one at 10:30. For ages Birth-18...

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Computer Basics

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Brower Park Library

# techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

 

This lesson introduces new PC users to the...

Coloring Pages

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

all ages

Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the crayons and coloring pages or you can draw from your imagination!

Poetry Anyone?

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 5:30 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Poetry Anyone?" box is available all day, every day that our branch in open. Patrons are invited to read a poem or two in their spare time. The books may be checked out if you crave more time with any of the poems or poets.

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business One-on-One SCORE entrepreneur

SCORE NYC is a volunteer team of experienced business mentors dedicated to providing insights and knowledge to small business owners and those wishing to start a business. To make an appointment with a counselor, please go to https://...

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Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...

Preschool Storytime

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 10:45 am   New Lots Library

preschool storytime reading

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311

The Big Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

toddlers songs arts and crafts Babies Playtime Fingerplays play

Stop by the Big Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

Never Too Late to Learn: A New User Guide to IPad Basics

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

computers 50 plus Seniors 50 + TechKnowledge

For new iPad users who have never owned an iPhone or iPod Touch, simple things like finding good apps, installing them, organizing them or even deleting them might seem like a task. Even for users that know the basic of navigation, there are tips...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Dad Beats

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Dyker Library

music Stomp Clap & Sing birth to five years

The Dad Beats are a power quartet wrapped in a playdate with a hootenanny garnish!  Made up of four real live Brooklyn dads, the Dad Beats traverse surf, rock and country grooves to deliver playful re-imaginings of your childhood favorites....

Read and PlayPlay

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

inclusive services

Children hear stories, play and make friends.

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime play williamsburgh library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Story Play

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#Story Play

Bring the children and meet other babies and toddlers and parents for some fun and social interaction. 

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

storytime rif Stories

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

We have chess everyday!!

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Free

Borrow a chess set.

Improve your game.

Make new friends.

 

Discover the World of Stuffed Animals

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Kids can enjoy a bunch of stuffed animals and play with them  any time they want.

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

story time Babies Early Literacy Read-Aloud

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

English Conversation Group

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

DIA: Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

toddlers storytime Babies rif First Five Years Brooklyn Public Library Reading is Fundamental

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

TechKnowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

 

Topics include computer basics, computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health...

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

toddler time toddlers storytime First Five Years

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Great songs and stories for toddlers 18 to 24 months.

Story Play

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

storytime songs First Five Years Fingerplays rhymes

Bring your baby, toddler or preschooler for a relaxed program full of fun stories, singing and play. This is a great opportunity to develop social skills as well as literacy skills.

No registration required.

story and play

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Bring the children and meet other babies, toddlers and parents for some fun and social interaction.

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

storytime Babies reading

It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages Birth-18 months. *Groups please call 718-649-0311 to make an...

iPad Basics Class

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

# techknowledge

The iPad is very easy to learn to use. Even if you already have a personal iPhone or iPad or other similar smart phone or tablet device, there is always something new to learn about how the device functions.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

interview resume job career

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first served.

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

TechKnowledge

Learn the fundamentals of using a computer. No prior experience with computers is necessary

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

crafts Intergenerational

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets for our Vets. Don’t know how?  We’ll teach you!  Supplies included.

Spanish Storytime

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

storytime Family Spanish bilingual preschool Early Literacy Kindergarten

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores. (Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers)

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

storytime Babies Babies & Books birth to five years Crown Heights

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Ask A Tech!

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

#TechKnowledge

Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.

Computer Basics

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

TechKnowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

 

This lesson introduces new PC users to the...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

DIA! Multicultural Storytime

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Celebrate literacy and children's books for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds with this special musical storytime. All ages welcomed.

Coloring Art Therapy

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Recreation art Adults Older Adults coloring therapy art therapy

Kick back and relax! Enjoy the benefits of coloring! Come join us with other adults as you color and draw your blues away! Adults, older adults, and adults with families welcome

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at United Cerebral Palsy of New...

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

toddler time storytime first five years Read Aloud

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

Online registration is required. Please sign up 24...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Techknowledge DASNY

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance

Story Play

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

storytime story time Story Play

Join us for storytime, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

storytime First Five Years Babies & Books

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their...

DIA: Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

toddlers storytime Babies rif First Five Years Brooklyn Public Library Reading is Fundamental

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is Fundamental (RIF...

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

#toddlertime

Toddler Time (ages 1-3)

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Storytime and playtime

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Business & Career Center

business resume interviewing LinkedIn career

Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become...

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and finger plays that you can try together at home in this lapsit program for babies and caregivers. Ages 0 to 18 months. *Groups please call (718) 277-6004 to make an advance reservation.