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Chess Club

Tue, May 22   10:00 am to 7:45 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

STEAM

Tue, May 22   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM is an education program organized and run by NYC Board of Education teachers.  Using computers they teach various subjects of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics  

STEAM

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, May 22   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Marcy Library

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, May 22   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help

Tue, May 22   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Leonard Library

Students receive help with their homework at Leonard Library, grades 1-8.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 22   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

bengali homework help kids

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

After School Homework Help

Resume Editing

Tue, May 22   4:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

Resume Help

Resume Editing

Cyanotype Workshop for Teens, taught by Accra Shepp

Tue, May 22   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library

bpl presents photography

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces an intense blue print. In this workshop, students will learn to make cyanotypes from digital negatives.

For young adults ages 13-18.

Sign up via email at VRosenbaum@...

Cyanotype Workshop for Teens, taught by Accra Shepp

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, May 22   5:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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

Adult Coloring

Tue, May 22   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Spend your evening coloring away your troubles! Coloring is a great way to relax and show off your creativity. Find us on the Adult side of the library. Materials will be provided.

No registration required.

Adult Coloring

ProjectArt Teens

Tue, May 22   5:00 pm to 6:45 pm   Brownsville Library

 Demonstrate your unique style or technique.

Refine your skills and gain new tips.

ProjectArt Teens

Chess

Tue, May 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Macon Library

Chess for all ages

Chess

Citizenship Prep

Tue, May 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

citizenship

Citizenship Prep.

Citizenship Prep

English Conversation Class

Tue, May 22   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English at Clarendon. No Registration required

English Conversation Class

Family Movie Night: Coco

Tue, May 22   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

family movie Movies Movies at the Library

Come watch a recently released movie or a classic on the big screen. Free for all ages.

Family Movie Night: Coco

Digital Photo Enhancement

Tue, May 22   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

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Retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before showing them to the world. Get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program.

Register
Digital Photo Enhancement

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Eastern Parkway 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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

ESOL Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

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

English Conversation Group

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…making a change? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by March 2nd .

The theme for this year is Nature’s Fury, and kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Microsoft Power Point 2010

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 gives you more ways to create and share dynamic presentations.

Computer Basic skills & registration required.

Microsoft Power Point 2010

Red Hook Eats its Greens

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Red Hook Library

health and wellness

Red Hook Library & the RHDSEP (Red Hook Diabetes Support and Education Program) are teaming up to bring you a series of expert-led workshops aimed at providing you with strategies to take control of your health! 

Come to this fun...

Red Hook Eats its Greens

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Marcy Library

adult learning Movies Movies at the Library

Join us for a movie at the newly-reopened Marcy Library! Sit back, relax, and enjoy a film with your fellow adult library-goers.

African Underground: Democracy in Dakar 
This is a groundbreaking documentary film about hip-...

Movies @ the Library

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Access to Capital

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

business

Many entrepreneurs need financial resources to start or expand a small business and must combine what they have with other sources of financing. These sources can include family and friends, venture-capital and business loans. The SBA has a...

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Access to Capital

NBA 2K 17 Tournament

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens Teen Tech Time

Prove you are the best at NBA 2k 17, or just play for fun.

We have some small prizes to give out, but the best is bragging rights. 

NBA 2K 17 Tournament

NYWC Write Now

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

NYWC Write Now

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning citizenship

Our new location is: The Sunset Park Interim Library @ 4201 Fourth Avenue.

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718 349-8504...

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Teen Trivia: Books & Movies

Tue, May 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

teen time

Brooklyn Teens! Come join us on May 22, 2018 for a night full of fun trivia, based on popular YA books, and the movies that accompany them.

Grand Prize

FREE food and beverages

Meet new people

Socialize with friends...

Teen Trivia: Books & Movies

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, May 22   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

book club

Join the book club as they discuss Barkskins by Annie Proulx!

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Developmental Disabilities Services for Individuals and Families from

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Learn about Developmental Services from individuals with disabilities, family members, provides and advocates. Find out about respite, family reimbursement, waiver services and much, much more.

Presented by the Children's Services...

Developmental Disabilities Services for Individuals and Families from

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

esol

Practice English in a group with other adults learning English. Free! No registration necessary.

ESOL Conversation Group

Yoga

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

Yoga

Developmental Disabilities Services for Individuals and Families from Birth to Age 22

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Learn about Developmental Services from individuals with disabilities, family members, provides and advocates. Find out about respite, family reimbursement, waiver services and much, much more.

Presented by the Children's Services...

Featured Event
Developmental Disabilities Services for Individuals and Families from Birth to Age 22

Developmental Disability Services for Individuals from Birth to Age 23 and their Families

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Learn about Developmental Disability Services and how to get them from individuals with disabilities, family members, providers and advocates.  Do you need: A break?; Reimbursement for unusual expenses?; Afterschool or a camp?; Support for...

Developmental Disability Services for Individuals from Birth to Age 23 and their Families

Basic Mouse Skills

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Basic mouse skills is designed to help beginners find cool new ways to come more comfortable using a mouse. 

Basic Mouse Skills

Yoga for Fun and Fitness

Tue, May 22   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Yoga

Reduce Stress and gain flexibility in a safe and fun environment

Beginners are welcome

Bring a Yoga Mat, towel or blanket to practice on

Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in

Yoga is best practiced...

Yoga for Fun and Fitness

Meditation

Tue, May 22   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.

Meditation

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, May 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

World Language Conversation

Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration is required

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: Climate, human effects, and the collapse of Caribbean bat biodiversity

Tue, May 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Presented by Angelo Soto-Centeno, professor of Evolutionary Biology at Rutgers University – Newark and most recently a postdoctoral fellow at the American Museum of Natural History. Angelo was born in Puerto Rico, and since early childhood he...

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: Climate, human effects, and the collapse of Caribbean bat biodiversity

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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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

Babies and Books

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

early literacy First Five Years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Featured Event
Babies and Books

ESOL Class

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between April 9th and June 18th. 

ESOL Class

Advanced ESOL

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Marcy Library

Advanced English aims to improve participants' English language skills by developing reading writing and speaking skills.  The course will cover vocabulary, reading comprehension, tone, style and knowledge of English communication...

Advanced ESOL

TechKnowledge: One-on-One Help

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

TechKnowledge

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

Toddler Time

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

storytime toddler time

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...

Toddler Time

Book Cover Revamp

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Have you ever looked at book cover and thought, "This isn't quite right?" Here's your chance to redesign your own. Submit your own ideas by redesigning any classic book cover. Contest is open to teens ages 13-19. Please submit a scanned image of...

Book Cover Revamp

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