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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit info-commons financial

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and...

Read All About It

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Celebrate National Poem in Your Pocket Day with us.  Pick up a poem for your pocket at the information desks.  We have poems for kids, young adults, and adults.  You can even share your poem with your friends.

Immigration Consultation

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

green card naturalization DACA TPS

Free consultations (in English or Haitian Kreyol) by Immigrant Justice Corps Community Fellows are done under the supervision of immigration attorneys.

Services offered include:
Full screenings to determine...

ESOL Class (Intermediate)

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Free ESOL Classes. Learn English!

Babies & Books

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Ryder Library

Enjoy books, stories, and rhymes for you and your baby. Ages 0-18 months.

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Apr 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Paerdegat Library

# techknowledge #

Computers Basics training is designed specially for those who are completely new to computers or who feel to have more confidently before confidently using a computer.

DIA: Toddler Time

Thu, Apr 27   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

toddler time toddlers storytime Playtime

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk,...

Toddler Time: Song and Storytime

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....

Cancelled

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One info-commons Seniors Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Story Play

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Eastern Parkway Library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to babies through 5 year-olds.

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

Library Lanes

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

# techknowledge

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Virtual bowling Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Babies & Books

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months

LIBRARY LANES BOWLING LEAGUE

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

TechKnowledge

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

This is My Story- Creative Aging- Celebrating Event

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Creative Aging Workshop

Celebrating Event for This is My Story-Creative Aging Workshop

The Art of Watercolor

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Dyker Library

Adults watercolor Older Adults

Learn to draw and paint with watercolor under the instruction of Artist Nan Carey.  All levels, especially beginners, are welcome. Materials provided. This program is supported by generous funding from the Friends of the New...

Discover the World of Stuffed Animals

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Kids can enjoy a bunch of stuffed animals and play with them  any time they want.

Yoga for Toddlers

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Spanish Storytime

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime Family Spanish bilingual

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

Library Lanes

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes: Bowling League

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Xbox One Virtual bowling bowling TechKnowledge

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other adults.

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DIA! Story Play

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

toddlers storytime Babies First Five Years

This week we celebrate the Association for Library Services to Children's initiative, DIA! Diversity in Action.

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different...

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Apr 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

#bowlingforseniors older adults; bowling Virtual bowling Xbox One

Got time to Spare? Become the champion of
BPL’s digital bowling league!

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and will challenge other branches of the Brooklyn...

library lanes

Babies and Books

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

songs Stories Babies and Books

 Enjoy stories, songs, and toy time with your child.

Reading to babies sparks their brain development and creativity. It helps them succeed later when they enter school. And, it's a fun and unique bonding opportunity for parents...

Ask A Tech!

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

#TechKnowledge

Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.

Babies & Books: Birth -18 Months

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

songs singing Babies reading

Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive program. For babies ages 0-18 months

Creative Aging: Unique Treasures

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatlands Library

The basic forms of jewelry vary between cultures but are often extremely long-lived. The most common forms of jewelry have persisted since ancient times, while other forms such as adornments for the nose or ankle, important in other...

Toddler Time

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

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Come and join us for books, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, stories and more during this library time dedicated to active toddlers! 18 months - 3 years.

This program requires online registration. Registration will...

Register

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

storytime First Five Years preschool Read Alouds

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

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

# techknowledge # connected communities#dasny

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first served.

Toddler Time

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Enjoy stories, songs and play. For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

toddlers storytime singing Babies

Enjoy songs, stories and more for babies Birth to 3 years olds with caregivers at your local Library. No need to sign up or register, just stop by!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

First Five Years kids concert

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure

of Jazz, Calypso and Reggae through singing and

dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It’s fun!  It’s exciting! ...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and enjoy books, songs, and ToyTime. For ages 18  months - 3 years old. Earn free books with the RIF program.

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

2nd floor Community Room

Playtime @ the Library

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

Free form play time for ages 0 to 4 years.

Toddler's Explore!

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

First Five Years Spring Creek free play

Come on down to Spring Creek and play! 

Resume & Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

interview resume LinkedIn job

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

interview resume job career

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first served.

Society of the Educational Arts/Sociedad Educativa de las Artes presents The Colors of Frida/ Los Colores de Frida

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

bilingual theatre Diversity in Action Día

 LOS COLORES DE FRIDA

Un espectáculo unipersonal bilingüe sobre la gran pintora mexicana. Frida Kahlo, que combina música, arte visual, narración de cuentos, títeres y la participación de público.

THE COLORS OF FRIDA

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"Once upon a story…" with Flor Bromely

Thu, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Dia2017 Español Theater Día de los niños/Dia de los libros!

A collection of bilingual stories for the whole family told by actress/storyteller Flor Bromley with musical instruments and audience participation.

Una colección de cuentos bilingües para toda la familia con la actora/cuentista Flor...

DIA: Babies & Books

Thu, Apr 27   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

storytime Babies Playtime First Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first...

Toddler Time: Song and Storytime

Thu, Apr 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....

Cancelled

Reading is Fundamental for Toddlers

Thu, Apr 27   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Check out two books and check in at the RIF table every week . Receive a free book when you register, a free book every three weeks and a free book on your birthday.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Apr 27   12:30 pm to 1:15 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, Apr 27   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

English Conversation Group

Thu, Apr 27   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.

Internet Resources

Thu, Apr 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

#techkowledge #DASNY

Are you new to the Internet? Are you wondering what's so important about being connected online? This introductory course will guide you through the basics while providing up-to-date information on the latest online tools and technologies.

Knitting & Crocheting with Edna (the program has reached its capacity)

Thu, Apr 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope Library

#knitting #crocheting

Do you want to learn or brush up on your knitting and crocheting skills? join edna every thursday starting January 19!