E.g., Jan 22 2019
JAN
22

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

Ask a Tech

Scrabble

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Microsoft Excel Basics I

Tue, Jan 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning microsoft office techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Participants must have knowledge on...

Microsoft Excel Basics I

Email Basics

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning email techknowledge

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...

Email Basics

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class,...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

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.

Microsoft Word Basics

"The Only Ones" A Staged Reading of a New Play

Tue, Jan 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning performance

You are invited to a reading of a new play based on stories from the Brighton Beach community!

Written by Liba Vaynberg and Directed by Dina Vovsi

FREE COMMUNITY EVENT in collaboration with the Working Theater

Featured Event
"The Only Ones" A Staged Reading of a New Play

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

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

Adults adult learning citizenship

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

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

JAN
23

ESOL Class

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

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library January 7th-March 20th. 

ESOL Class

Microsoft Excel Basics II

Wed, Jan 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning microsoft office techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Participants must have knowledge on...

Microsoft Excel Basics II

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

Older Adults adult learning 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

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 Workshop

ESOL Class

Wed, Jan 23   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ESOL Class

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning poetry writing workshop

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

МЫ ПРИГЛАШАЕМ ВАС НА ЗАСЕДАНИЯ КЛУБА "ЗЕЛЁНАЯ ЛАМПА".

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jan 23   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

JAN
24

DANCERCIZE

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning

If you are an adult, join us for the dancercize workshop. While listening to latin music, you will experience the benefits of a combination of activity, energy and exercise.

DANCERCIZE

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the 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 intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Thu, Jan 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

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

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Jan 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

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.

Microsoft Word Basics

Ask a Tech

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Ask  a Tech

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning health and wellness

Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance: Practice of mediation and exercise. Increases Energy and Vitality. Elimnate Stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

ESOL Class

Thu, Jan 24   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ESOL Class

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jan 24   5:45 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing writing workshop

Micky Shorr of the New York Writers' Coalition will facillitate this six-week workshop, open to teens, adults and older adults. 

Micky writes poetry and creative nonfiction, and has had some of her work published in literary...

Creative Writing Workshop

ESOL Conversation

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

JAN
25

Knitting Club

Fri, Jan 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning knitting and crocheting

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

Crochet with Juana

Fri, Jan 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.

Do It Yourself.

Crochet with Juana

Art of Sewing

Fri, Jan 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning fiber arts

Sewing lessons for beginners. Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.
Art of Sewing

JAN
26

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jan 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

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

ESOL Conversation Group

JAN
28

ESOL Class

Mon, Jan 28   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library January 7th-March 20th. 

ESOL Class

Monday Morning Motion

Mon, Jan 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Coney Island Library

Older Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

Join Coney Island staff for some low-impact healthy exercise!

Monday Morning Motion

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jan 28   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

One-On-One

Mon, Jan 28   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

ESOL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Mon, Jan 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults adult learning citizenship esol

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

For more information call,

718.230.2406 or 718.230.2007

ESOL Citizenship Exam Preparation

English Tools and More

Mon, Jan 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 1) with Librarian Shirley!

Mon, Jan 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the New Year?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel &...

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 1) with Librarian Shirley!

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Jan 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

VINYASA YOGA

Mon, Jan 28   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

Relax and de-stress in this beginners Vinyasa yoga class.

No prior yoga experience needed.

Please bring your own mat and remember to arrive 5 minutes before class starts.

Maximum of 12 participants—first come first serve...

VINYASA YOGA

JAN
29

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jan 29   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

Ask a Tech

Scrabble

Tue, Jan 29   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Tue, Jan 29   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Microsoft Excel Basics III

Tue, Jan 29   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning microsoft office techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Participants must have knowledge on...

Microsoft Excel Basics III

Email Basics

Tue, Jan 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning email techknowledge

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...

Email Basics

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Jan 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning music

Come learn the basics of playing guitar at Cortelyou Library.

Learn the basics notes and chord progressions Learn how to turn your guitar using standard and digital tuners Be able to understand Chord Charts Will be able to play 1 to 2...
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Learn Guitar at the Library

BINGO Fun

Tue, Jan 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults adult learning

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

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