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MAY
25

Positive Aging And Wellness Class

Thu, May 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Exercise and feel GREAT!

Colorful Mornings

Thu, May 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

#older adults #coloring

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One info-commons Seniors Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Virtual bowling Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

LIBRARY LANES BOWLING LEAGUE

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

TechKnowledge

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Latin Dances for Older Adults

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

50; 50+; seniors; older adults; exercise; dancing; stretching; dancersice; relaxation Latin Dance Walter Perez

Come join us for this fun 8 week workshop where you will learn the Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia and Tango and the cultural history that is embedded in each dance.

This program is for adults aged 50+

To register: Call the...

tango dancers

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

#bowlingforseniors older adults; bowling Virtual bowling Xbox One

Got time to Spare? Become the champion of
BPL’s digital bowling league!

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and will challenge other branches of the Brooklyn...

library lanes

Library Lanes Bowling Drop in Games

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older adults are welcome to join and play Virtual bowling. Have fun and meet people playing this and other relaxing games.

Library Lanes

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, May 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Become the champion of BPL’s digital bowling league!

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and will challenge other branches of the Brooklyn Public Library. A...

Job Search Strategies for Older Adults

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

career job Older Adults resume

This workshop will show you how to maximize your experience in a resume and cover letter, as well as during the interviewing process. It will also include tips for networking, how to address gaps in employment, and how to avoid seeming "...

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Adult/Older Adult Coloring Program

Thu, May 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

arts and crafts #older adults

Adult coloring generates wellness, quietness, and also stimulates brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity.” Here's your chance to discover the therapeutic and stress-relieving benefits of coloring with this creative...

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Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

ESOL English Conversation Group

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

ESOL learn English Adult Learning English Conversation Group

Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! All levels welcome. No registration required.

Computer Basics

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

#older adults # DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, May 25   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

computers 50 plus 50+ Seniors

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

 

Easy Yoga By DVD

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Reduce stress and gain flexibility in a safe and fun environment. Beginners are welcome!

Bring a yoga matt or towel to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Instruction will be provided by DVD
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Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner!

Thu, May 25   2:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner! 

Yoga practice for beginners.

Older Adults Coloring Program

Thu, May 25   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

50+ OAM2017 coloring Older Adults

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons.

*Above:...

Music Therapy: Karaoke

Thu, May 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Sing along to popular songs

All ages welcome

Mixed Media: zen coloring

Thu, May 25   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Celebrate! May is Older Americans month.

But...

 You don't have to be 65 to attain enlightenment through personal expression.

You don't have to be retired to release stress using all the colors of the rainbow....

Zen Coloring

MAY
26

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making Workshop

Fri, May 26   10:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

crochet 50 plus Seniors Older Adults

Join a group of peers and enjoy creating jewelry with Instructor. The program is organized in collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Colorful Mornings

Fri, May 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

#older adults #coloring

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons

Need Help with SNAP Nutrition Assistance Program?

Fri, May 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

SNAP Nutrition Assistance Program

A SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Outreach Specialist will be available to assist with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.

Colorful Afternoons. Adult Coloring program at Kings Bay.

Fri, May 26   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

#older adults #coloring program for seniors 50 + Mixed Media

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons.

Explore Tech: free computer class for seniors (60)+

Fri, May 26   10:30 am to 12:15 pm   Midwood Library

Explore Tech is a dynamic lecture series that covers a range of technology topics, such as choosing a new computer, connecting to the Internet, Google Maps, and social media.
 

Macramé Made Easy

Fri, May 26   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

crafts Macrame #olderadults

Did you know you can create beautiful works of art just by tying cords into knots? Join us for this 7 week workshop and make something truly unique.

macrame

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure Screening

Fri, May 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

positive aging program for seniors program for older adults 50 seniors 50 plus

Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure free of charge.  The program is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Older Adults Coloring Program for Stress Relief

Fri, May 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

50+ OAM2017 coloring Older Adults

May is Older Americans month and this year's theme is Age Out Loud!

Join us in celebrating by participating in a stress relief coloring program for Older Adults!

 

Computer Basics - Windows Movie Maker

Fri, May 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

Computer Basics - Windows Movie Maker. Turn your photos into slide shows or movies with Windows Movie Maker.

Colorful Afternoons: Adult Coloring Programming

Fri, May 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

#50+ #OAM2017 #coloring #older adults

Looking for a new way to relax?

Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring, Fridays from 1-2 pm at Jamaica Bay Library.

Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

 

Older Adult Stress Relief Coloring Programming

Dyker Singers Vocal Workshop

Fri, May 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Singers Dyker Singers

We welcome new members to our group. Rehearsals are generally once a week. A Teacher/Artist, Carolyn Clark makes learning fun. If you enjoy singing, you'll love this program.

Movies @ the Library: Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

Fri, May 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

#movie #movies photography street photography Movies at the Library

May is Photography Month!! Come Celebrate at the Brownsville Branch with A Documentary on the Reknown Street Photographer Jamel Shabazz, whose works include scenes from right here in Brownsville!

 

http://www.jamelshabazz.com...

Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

MAY
30

Positive aging: Current Events group

Tue, May 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults current events

Come and enjoy discussing current events with your friends!

Positive Wellness and Aging Class

Tue, May 30   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Exercise and feel GREAT!

Colorful Mornings

Tue, May 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

#older adults #coloring

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons

Yoga with Akwesi M. Asante

Tue, May 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Yoga relaxation Mediation exercise

Relax and have fun while enjoying Yoga at the New Lots Library.

Hatha yoga is sometimes called a "dual" type of yoga because it includes a duality between two opposites: the sun (in Hinda, "ha") and the moon ("tha"). Some who practice...

New Lots Library: Yoga

Chinese Brush Painting with Liu Yafei 刘亚非国画教学

Tue, May 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Learn Chinese brush painting from award-winning master painter and calligrapher Liu Yafei from Beijing. 

Painting materials will be provided.

Students' work will be displayed at the Paerdegat Library starting 6/8/17.

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure Screening

Tue, May 30   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults Blood pressure screening

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Health Discussion: Nutrition Made Easy.

Tue, May 30   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

positive aging program for seniors 50 +

Experienced Nurse will talk with you about nutrition. The program is provided by the Sheeshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Tue, May 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

exercise Seniors zumba Older Adults

Join a group of peers and have fun with low impact exercise at the Library Meeting Room.  

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults TechKnowledge Drop in Computer Lab

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.

Adult Knitting Group

Tue, May 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Library Lanes Bowling League

Tue, May 30   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Leonard Library

techknowledge Dasny

Become the champion of BPL’s digital bowling league! Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One.

Library Lanes Bowling League, DASNY, TechKnowledge, Older Adults

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, May 30   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 30   6:30 pm to 7:30 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.


MAY
31

Colorful Mornings

Wed, May 31   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

#older adults #coloring

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

This activity is exclusively available to older adult patrons

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 31   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...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, May 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

TechKnowledge

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