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English Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 20   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.

Black Lunch Table Hypes Hip Hop Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Wikipedia Internet research hip hop

The Black Lunch Table (BLT) project is conducting a special edition edit-a-thon focusing on important but underrepresented New York Hip Hop/rap artists. Join us for a day of social Wikipedia editing! A training session will be held at the...

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Movies

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Arlington Library

Join us every day during Summer Meals to watch a family movie

GAME ON!

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

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GAME ON!

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

JOIN US

Chess Club

Sun, Aug 20   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.

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 20   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


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Educator Workshop: Yoga and Movement in the Classroom

Mon, Aug 21   9:00 am to 10:00 am   Central Library, Trustees' Room

PLatBPL Teacher Yoga workshopseries

In this workshop, learn how to easily incorporate different poses and stretches in a classroom setting to use for your own health as well as with your students.

Recommended for educators of grades K-12.

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Laptop Day

Mon, Aug 21   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...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Room 216

computer technology 50 plus 50+

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...

Positive Aging: Current events

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

program for seniors program for older adults 50 + positive aging current events

Discuss current events in the company of your friends and have fun!

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. MHFA is...

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Adult Mental Health training

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

Mon, Aug 21   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

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 21   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.

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business SCORE One-on-One

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...

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Build with Duplo

Mon, Aug 21   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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

Build with DUPLO

Mon, Aug 21   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Large size Lego DUPLO for little hands.

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 21   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.

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Aug 21   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...

Read and Play

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

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

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

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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.

We have a MacBook and a Windows laptop...

Library Lanes

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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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. 

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Educator Workshop: How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

PLatBPL Teacher participatory budgeting workshopseries

Please join us for How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom with Melissa Appleton!

We will learn how participatory budgeting works, look at how other schools have used it, and tips and strategies for how to incorporate...

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Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 21   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.

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!!! Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!!

Bubbles the Clown and fun filled, laugh out load, funtastic show of shows...

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

It's the end of the Summer Reading Program at Brower Park...  come join the festivities with the extraordinary,  Bubbles the Clown...

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 21   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, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

computer technology 50 plus 50+

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...

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

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Welcome to computer basics. This is a basic introductory class designed for beginners.

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   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...

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Adult Tai Chi

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Learn Tai Chi at Clarendon Library. 

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Kids come and make Summer crafts with friends and have fun

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

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.

Ulmer Park Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Start planting, growing and harvesting flowers and veggies at Ulmer Park's Urban Gardening Club!

Table Top Game Day

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

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Join us for various games: cards, classic, or modern board games. Bring your own or choose from the selection at the library.

English Conversation Group

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Adult Learning English Conversation

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

Kids Create: Build with DUPLO

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

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DUPLO Lego program for toddlers & preschoolers.

Library Lab:

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

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Explore Science with fun experiments every other week.

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 7 to 12) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering...

Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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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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Teen Tech Time

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Playstation 4 Box

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach 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 the...

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax and enjoy yourself with an hour of coloring.

Story Play

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required; inquire at information desk.

Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 21   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...

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Aug 21   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 ADAPT Community Network

English Conversation Group

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Join our conversation group, meet others and make new friends as you learn to improve and practice your English language skills.

ESOL Conversation Group

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   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 8 to 10 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing, using...

iPad Basics Class

Mon, Aug 21   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...

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Aug 21   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...