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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Lots Learning Center

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 thear...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Искусство прекрасного настроения / Regain Your Harmony

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning health and wellness mental health

Ведущая курса Кульпекина Валентина. Арт. техники просто и естественно активизируют творческое самовыражение, поднимают настроение, освобождают от страхов, снимают напряжение!

Интуитивно- Интегральная графика тот метод, от...

Искусство прекрасного настроения / Regain Your Harmony

Meditation Group

Sat, Aug 18   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult learning

Join us for an hour of mediation

Meditation Group

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One-On-One Technology Assistance

Mon, Aug 20   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning techknowledge 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.

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

adult learning

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeater's Anonymous

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning citizenship esol

If your 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

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

A Virtual Tour in London with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Aug 20   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Kensington Library

adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax during the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet via...

A Virtual Tour in London with Librarian Shirley

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ShapeUPNYC: Free Aerobics Class with Kathleen

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

adult learning fitness

Come to Paerdegat library for some exercise with Kathleen!

ShapeUPNYC: Free Aerobics Class with Kathleen

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

adult learning

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Computer Basics

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Library

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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

HSE Screening

Tue, Aug 21   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

adult learning hse

Are you or someone you know seeking to earn a High School Equivalency Diploma? Attend our orientation to determine your eligibilty for FREE classes, take the TASC exam, or enroll in NEDP.

HSE Screening

CUNY Start

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

adult learning hse

Math Start is an 8-week pre-college math course that focuses on complex topics in algebra and helps students maximize their understanding through in-depth study of core math concepts

CUNY Start

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

adult learning

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeater's Anonymous

Computer Basics

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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

Wed, Aug 22   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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

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Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

adult learning arts and crafts summer reading

Cypress Hills is pleased to offer a Summer craft series for adults. We will be making our own journals, planting personal wildflower gardens in containers we decoupage ourselves, creating vision boards, making our own coloring...

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

ESOL English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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. FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

ESOL English Conversation Group

Learn Guitar at the Library

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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...
Learn Guitar at the Library

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

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U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

BPL's Brooklyn Collection Database for Historical Photos

Thu, Aug 23   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Kensington Library

adult learning brooklyn collection multilingual techknowledge

Searching BPL’s Brooklyn Collection Database for historical photos!

Don’t know how to access your Brooklyn Public Library card account online!

Want to access FREE learning resources but don’t know how?...

BPL's Brooklyn Collection Database for Historical Photos

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your 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...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Toastmasters

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Midwood Library

adult learning

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? Learn useful tips and tricks that will help you develop your speaking skills and reach your goals.

Toastmasters

Book Club/Discussion for Adults

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Marcy Library

adult learning book club book discussion

Join our new monthly book club!

H is for Hawk, by Helen Macdonald – After her father dies unexpectedly, Helen Macdonald decides to train a goshawk to focus her grief. But in her mourning, she saw that the goshawk’s fierce and feral...

Book Club/Discussion for Adults

Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Leonard Library

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 (Intermediate)

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Aug 23   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

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...

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

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Creative Aging Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning bengali creative aging

The dance arts, cultural traditions and ceremonies of my Hindu tradition and India have played an important part in my upbringing and are integral part of my being. Its memories are part of my identity and inspire my art making. - Aeilushi Mistry...

Register
Creative Aging Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Art of Sewing

Fri, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning fiber arts

Sewing lessons for beginners.

Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.

Art of Sewing

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Искусство прекрасного настроения / Regain Your Harmony

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning health and wellness mental health

Ведущая курса Кульпекина Валентина. Арт. техники просто и естественно активизируют творческое самовыражение, поднимают настроение, освобождают от страхов, снимают напряжение!

Интуитивно- Интегральная графика тот метод, от...

Искусство прекрасного настроения / Regain Your Harmony

Meditation Group

Sat, Aug 25   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult learning

Join us for an hour of mediation

Meditation Group

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One-On-One Technology Assistance

Mon, Aug 27   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning techknowledge 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.

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

adult learning

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeater's Anonymous

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning citizenship esol

If your 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

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

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ShapeUPNYC: Free Aerobics Class with Kathleen

Tue, Aug 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

adult learning fitness

Come to Paerdegat library for some exercise with Kathleen!

ShapeUPNYC: Free Aerobics Class with Kathleen

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

adult learning

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Computer Basics

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Library

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Aug 28   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Marcy Library

adult learning movies movies at the library

Join us for a movie at Marcy Library! Sit back, relax, and enjoy a film with your fellow adult library-goers. We will be watching the blockbuster hit JUSTICE LEAGUE.




 

Movies @ the Library

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 28   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

Tue, Aug 28   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

How...

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

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