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JUL
24

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 24   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

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...

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.


JUL
25

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 25   2:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

chess kids Adults children

Players of all ages and skill levels are invited to play and learn with other chess enthusiasts. Our patient and knowledgeable instructor will get beginners started.

Chess

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Jul 25   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

Telestory Information Session

Tue, Jul 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults families telestory televisit

Come learn about Brooklyn Public Library's free video visiting and storytime program for families separated by incarceration. Families can now visit with loved ones at Rikers Island from one of twelve branches, including the Crown Heights branch...

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

U.S. citizenship exam preparation Adults

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 or 718 230-2406.


JUL
26

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults summerreading

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Coloring Art Therapy

Wed, Jul 26   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Recreation art Adults Older Adults

Kick back and relax! Enjoy the benefits of coloring! Come join us with other adults as you color and draw your blues away! Adults, older adults, and adults with families welcome

Plaza Swing Series: Sweet Megg and the Wayfarers

Wed, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

Sweet Megg and her wayfaring musicians blend New Orleans Swing, Harlem swing, Parisian cabaret, and gut bucket blues into one charming musical performance. Saxophonist Ryan Weisheit reimagines a world where Sidney Bechet, Lester Young, and...

Plaza Swing Series: Sweet Megg and the Wayfarers

JUL
27

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


JUL
28

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 28   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Let's Get Crafty!: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Fri, Jul 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Adults summer reading arts & crafts

Adults can personalize their own tote bag. Tote bag and art supplies will be provided.


JUL
29

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

Movies @ the Library: Blockbuster Saturday

Sat, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

family movies kids Teens Adults

Come on down to Spring Creek and we'll enjoy some cool new blockbusters!

Popcorn, Soda, movie ticket, film reel

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


JUL
31

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 31   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

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...

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Jul 31   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.

Book Discussion: A Man Called Ove

Mon, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion Adults Older Adults

Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbor from hell...

Book Cover

Movies @ the Library

Mon, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

films Recreation Movies Adults

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess. (2017) 124 min.

Queen of Katwe

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Mon, Jul 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

kids Adults all ages Older Adults

Come in and crochet or knit with us. We can help beginners, and experts can probably teach us a thing or two. We have crochet hooks, needles and yarn to practice with, but you can definitely bring your own projects. Hope to see you soon!


AUG
1

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 1   2:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

chess kids Adults children

Players of all ages and skill levels are invited to play and learn with other chess enthusiasts. Our patient and knowledgeable instructor will get beginners started.

Chess

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Aug 1   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

AUG
2

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Aug 2   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Aug 2   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults summerreading

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Coloring Art Therapy

Wed, Aug 2   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Recreation art Adults Older Adults

Kick back and relax! Enjoy the benefits of coloring! Come join us with other adults as you color and draw your blues away! Adults, older adults, and adults with families welcome

Plaza Swing Series: Sonido Costeño

Wed, Aug 2   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

A fusion of Cuban son, Guaracha, Dominican merengue and bachata and Jamaican Reggae. Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm.  In case of rain, the event will be held on Thursday, August 3.

Sonido Costeño, BPL Program

AUG
3

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation

Thu, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

exercise meditation relaxation Adults

Practice of Meditation and Exercise increases energy and vitality.  Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 3   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


AUG
4

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 4   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.


AUG
5

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Aug 5   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 5   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


AUG
7

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 7   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

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...

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Aug 7   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.


AUG
8

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 8   2:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

chess kids Adults children

Players of all ages and skill levels are invited to play and learn with other chess enthusiasts. Our patient and knowledgeable instructor will get beginners started.

Chess

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Aug 8   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

AUG
9

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Aug 9   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

self help Adults free

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Aug 9   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults summerreading

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

College Readiness: Navigating the College Financial Aid Process

Wed, Aug 9   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

College Readiness College Financial Planning Teens Adults

Planning to go to college?  Need information about the financial aid process?

At this workshop learn about:

- resources that share how much financial aid each college offers.

- the Free Application for Federal...

College Readiness

Plaza Swing Series: Forró in the Dark

Wed, Aug 9   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture Plaza Swing Series BPL Presents Adults

The driving dance rhythms of forró from Northeastern Brazil with rock, jazz, psychedelia, folk and more.  Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm. In case of rain, the event will be held on Thursday, August 10.

Brasil Summerfest: Forró in the Dark ©Vladimir Radojicic

AUG
10

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation

Thu, Aug 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

exercise meditation relaxation Adults

Practice of Meditation and Exercise increases energy and vitality.  Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 10   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


AUG
11

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 11   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.


AUG
12

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Aug 12   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

Movies @ the Library: Blockbuster Saturday

Sat, Aug 12   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

Movies Family kids Teens

Come on down to Spring Creek and we'll enjoy some cool new blockbusters!

Popcorn, Soda, movie ticket, film reel

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 12   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

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


AUG
14

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 14   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

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...