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25

Free Online Tax Help and Preparation

Sun, Feb 25   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

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Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free.

To participate in this free program, you must:...

Free Online Tax Help and Preparation

Chess Club

Sun, Feb 25   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Free Tax Help

Sun, Feb 25   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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The Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare and electronically file your tax return, with the help of a tax assistant--all for free.

Free Tax Help

Regarding Susan Sontag

Sun, Feb 25   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents film LitFilm

Documentary, dir. by
Nancy D. Kates
US, 2014, 100 min.

The award-winning documentary explores the life of the passionate and gracefully outspoken writer, Susan Sontag, through experimental images, archival materials, accounts...

Regarding Susan Sontag

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Feb 25   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language World Language Conversation 日本語

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required

Japanese Conversation Group

Patriotism (Short by Mishima) and Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

Sun, Feb 25   4:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents film LitFilm

4:00 PM
Patriotism (Yu-koku)
Short, dir. by Yukio Mishima
Japan, 1966, 28 min., Japanese with English subtitles

Yukio Mishima foreshadowed his own suicide with this ravishing short, his only foray into filmmaking....

Register
Patriotism (Short by Mishima) and Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold

Sun, Feb 25   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents film LitFilm

Documentary, dir. by Griffin Dunne
US, 2017, 94 min.

Literary icon Joan Didion reflects on her remarkable career and personal struggles in this intimate documentary directed by her nephew. Griffin Dunne unearths a treasure...

Register
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold

FEB
26

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Feb 26   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Mental Health First Aid is a FREE 8 hour course that will help you:

Identify signs and symptoms of anxiety, depression, and other mental illnesses Learn how to respond if you see these signs in your colleagues, friends, and loved ones...
Featured Event Register
Mental Health First Aid

Discovery Table

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Coney Island Library

free duplo Train Set pre-k

Play on our new Discovery Table with DUPLO or a Train Set!

Discovery Table

Spanish Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Bilingual storytime Early Literacy Family multilingual storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Featured Event
Spanish Storytime

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Feb 26   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.

The Coupon Exchange

MacBook Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Macon Library

The basic components of a MacBook computer

Navigational tools of a Mac

Key terms and definitions

Intro to Apple Id and iCloud

What is Microsoft word and why use it?

Creating and opening documents

...

MacBook Computer Basics

Positive aging: Current Events

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus current events positive aging program for older aduls

Enjoy discussing current events in the company of your peers. The program takes place at the Meeting Room.

Positive aging: Current Events

Free Online Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

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Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online...for free!  You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with help from a tax assistant...all for free.

To participate in this free program, you must:...

Free Online Tax Help and Preparation

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Chess Club

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ computer info-commons

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...

Featured Event
Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2017, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance:

E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

ESOL by Potencia Now

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Arlington Library

Free English Classes

ESOL by Potencia Now

TechKnowledge: One on One Help

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

Need help downloading your ebook on your ereader? Don't remember your username or password for your email & you need to reset it?

Get One-on-One Help on the computer, creating & saving documents or printing, tablet, or any...

TechKnowledge: One on One Help

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Come and join us for stories, rhymes and fingerplays!

Preschool Storytime

Bengali Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Bengali Family FirstFiveYears ReadAloud

Join us for stories and songs in Bengali for children and their parents or caregivers.

শিশুদের এবং তাদের অভিভাবকদের  জন্য বাংলা গল্প ও গানের জন্য আমাদের সাথে যোগ দিন.

Bengali Storytime

Build with Duplo

Mon, Feb 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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

Build with Duplo

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   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

Read and Play

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

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Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

Read and Play

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

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

Preschool Storytime

Spanish Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Bilingual storytime Early Literacy Family multilingual storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Free Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare your own taxes online… for free!

To participate in this free program, you must have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills, and you must bring all required information to the site (...

Free Tax Help and Preparation

Babies & Books

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come hear a children's librarian read stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

EMail/Internet Basics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Personalized Small Group Instruction

EMail/Internet Basics for Older Adults

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

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

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Register
Computer Basics

Wii Bowling

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for Wii Bowling! No registration is required.

Wii Bowling

Chinese Storytime

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Dyker Library

Bilingual storytime chinese Early Literacy Family

Join us for stories and songs in Mandarin for children and their parents or caregivers. 

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間

Chinese Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Feb 26   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

Babies and Books (0 to 18 months)

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood! Ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

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 ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Babies & Books

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

 

Enjoy songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood! Ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Next Chapter Book Club

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book club inclusive Teens

Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for 

the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with...

Next Chapter Book Club

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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...
Resume & Career Help

Adult Coloring

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Build with DUPLO

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Babies First Five Years toddler time Build with DUPLO Free Children's Programs Kids Programs

Come to Mapleton and create and build with Lego Duplo Blocks with other kids.

Build with DUPLO

Toddler Time

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Come iwth your toddlers to listen to a story, sing songs, and play finger games.

Toddler Time

English Language Learning Group

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Conversation English ESOL Mango Languages

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

English Language Learning Group

Toddler Time

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

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 Time

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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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 hardware...

Computer Basics

iPad Basics Class

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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 Babies, Toddlers & Moms:Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ computer info-commons

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...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Please come and join Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch, for free basic computer classes. The class is an 4 to 5 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing,...

Computer Basics

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

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

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

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