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English Conversation Group

Sun, Apr 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

CryptoSquad IT Sunday Session

Sun, Apr 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

computer technology Internet privacy

Having computer problems? Concerns about your phone/security/social media getting you down? Swing by for our Sunday Sessions for some FREE IT help from the folks at CryptoSquad! Get advice on your cybersecurity and hardware problems, or just come...

Featured Event

DIA! Stone Tzimmes: A Story for Shabbat

Sun, Apr 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Dia2017 Yiddish

In our very special and interactive presentation of Stone Soup for Shabbat with interactive musical storytellers Play Me a Story, we invite children to tell how a beggar tricks a starving town into giving him some food and teaches them a lesson...

Featured Event
Play me a Story DIA

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Apr 30   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required

Classical Interludes: Counter)Induction

Sun, Apr 30   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

music Arts and Culture Adults Classical Interludes

Miranda Cuckson, violin; Jessica Meyer, viola; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Benjamin Fingland, clarinet; and Aaron Wunsch, piano perform:

Fauré: Piano Quartet #1 in c minor
Bartok: Contrasts
Andrew Rudin: Adagio from Viola...

Mrs. Perl reads A Story in Yiddish

Sun, Apr 30   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Join Mrs. Perl as she reads Eric Carle's story Brown Bear Brown Bear what do you see? She will read in both English and Yiddish.

Memoir Writers

Sun, Apr 30   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Write your memoirs and share with the group.


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Laptop Day

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs...

Positive Aging: Current Events Group

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults current events

Enjoy conversation with your friends and discuss current events.

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Story Play

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

story time Early Literacy Story Play

Join us for stories, songs, and free play. For ages 0-5.

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.

Preschool Storytime

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Couponing

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Cost Cutting Couponing

Coupon Sharing with your neighbors.  Drop-in, Drop-off your Coupons you want to Share with others and take a look at what your neighbors are Sharing and take Coupons you like. Cut Costs with Coupons. 

It's just that...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

citizenship naturalization legal help NYCitizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

toddlers storytime RIF first five year

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

Mon, May 1   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business One-on-One entrepreneur SCORE

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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Build with DUPLO

Mon, May 1   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

play time Build with DUPLO cortelyou library first five years programming

Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Babies & Books: Song and Storytime

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please...

Preschool Storytime

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

 

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Preschool Storytime

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

music toddlers Stories First Five Years

Storytimes with Music, Rhymes, and Fun for children ages 3-5 yrs old and caregivers.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

Apple Microsoft tablet laptop

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. Feel free to bring your own devices!

Discover the World of Stuffed Animals

Mon, May 1   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.

Library Lanes

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

TechKnowledge

Join Brooklyn Public Library's Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community. ...

Japanese Storytime

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Babies & Books

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Homecrest Library

A fun activity for BPL's youngest patrons!! Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!! FUN FUN FUN!!!

Babies & Books

Mon, May 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required! Please call library for further details at 718-748-5709.

Babies & Books

Mon, May 1   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

It's never to early to read to your child.  Join us as we share stories, songs, & play with your baby. 

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Toddler Time

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

toddler time storytime First Five Years

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Yoga

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

toddlers Yoga fun movement

Join Kelly Brennan for some fun on the yoga mat! Toddlers will explore yoga poses and breathing in a playful way through adventures, stories, games, and songs.

This class is designed for any toddler who is a strong walker. We...

Computer Basics

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Stone Avenue 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.

Next Chapter Book Club

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

teens Adult inclusive

Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for 

The Next Chapter Book Club.

This a community-based literacy and social program is for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental...

English Conversation Group

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

# techknowledge # connected communities#dasny

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group! Free!

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

# techknowledge # connected communities#dasny

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.

Story Play

Mon, May 1   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.

Resume & Career Help

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume help TechKnowledge career help cortelyou library

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

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.Do you have a specific question about how to...

Babies & Books

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

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

*Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Toddler Time

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

FFY program babies toddlers first five years storytime song rhymes fingerplays

Hear great picture books read aloud, sing and dance, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years.

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Email Basics

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults TechKnowledge adult learning Email

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics PT 1

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

#TechKnowledge #older adults

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, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft...

Adult Crafting!

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults Older Adults Spring Creek Coloring Sheets

Come on down and participate in activities.  Color and create!

Computer Basics

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

computers technology williamsburgh library Computer classes

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...

Resume & Career Help (Kings Highway)

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

interview resume LinkedIn job

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 Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

e-Resources Tutorial: health/business careers

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

business careers Health Databases

Come to Paerdegat Library to learn about free electronic resources on health and safety designed for the general public and health professionals by the National Library of Medicine.

Explore commercial business databases to find useful...

e-Resources Tutorial: Health/Business Careers

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Health business / technology electronic resources

Come to Paerdegat Library to learn about free electronic resources on health and safety designed for the general public and health professionals by the National Library of Medicine.

You can also learn to explore commercial business...

Story Play

Mon, May 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Limited space is available - please get a ticket 15 minutes before the program starts. The tickets are available at the 2nd Floor Customer Service desk.