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JUN
29

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jun 29   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, Jun 29   5:00 pm to 7:00 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.

Adult Knitting Group

Thu, Jun 29   5:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Dyker Library

knitting Older Adults Adults

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Game On!: Board Games!

Thu, Jun 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

kids board games teens Adults

Come on down to Spring Creek and play board games!

Build with LEGO

Thu, Jun 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

kids lego First Five Years Children

Come on down to Spring Creek and get your LEGO on!  LEGO sets are available to build your own world!

Zines! A creative + interactive Workshop

Thu, Jun 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

free zines crafting Adults

Zines - what are they? In this workshop, we'll learn a little bit about their history in punk, radical, & DIY subcultures - and also about the magical future of this experimental print medium. Bring your ideas - we'll be ready with paper,...

Book Discussion: Everything I Never Told You

Thu, Jun 29   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

Reading Adults book club Discussion

Join us for a book discussion held every month at 6:30 PM. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

This month's selection is the Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng.

Everything I Never Told You Book Cover

Big Read Film Screening: Daughters of the Dust

Thu, Jun 29   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Big Read Adults Arts and Culture

To cap off our celebration of Tayari Jones' novel Silver Sparrow, as part of the NEA's Big Read, we will be screening Julie Dash's groundbreaking Daughters of the Dust . Set in the legendary Sea Islands off the South Carolina/Georgia coast in...

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Daughters of the Dust

JUN
30

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jun 30   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.


JUL
1

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 1   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 1   2:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

kids Teens Adults Tweens

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 1   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
3

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 3   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 3   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
5

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Jul 5   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 5   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!

Plaza Swing Series: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

Wed, Jul 5   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture Plaza Swing Series music Adults

Founded in 1973 by King Oliver's trombonist/blues singer Clyde Bernhardt and jazz aficionado Al Vollmer,  HBJB is dedicated to keeping the significant side-men of the Classic Jazz Period working and not forgotten. One of the longest...

Plaza Swing Series: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

JUL
6

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 6   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 6   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
7

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 7   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.


JUL
8

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 8   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, Jul 8   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
10

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 10   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 10   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
11

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Jul 11   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

JUL
12

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Jul 12   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 12   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!

Health Promotion Workshop: Sun Safety

Wed, Jul 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Health sun safety Adults

Learn about sun safety at this free health education workshop presented by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield.

 

Plaza Swing Series: Art Lillard's Blue Heaven Swing Sextet

Wed, Jul 12   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

Led by drummer and composer Art Lillard, Blue Heaven is an energetic blues and swing ensemble that plays standard and not-so-standard numbers, written by such luminaries as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, and Lester Young. ...

Plaza Swing Series: Art Lillard’s Blue Heaven Swing Sextet

JUL
13

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 13   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 13   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
14

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 14   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.


JUL
15

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 15   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 15   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

#families Movies kids 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 15   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.

Theater of War: Antigone in Ferguson

Sat, Jul 15   7:00 pm to 8:45 pm   Howard Playground, Brownsville

BPL Presents Theater of War Arts and Culture Adults

Antigone in Ferguson is a free, outdoor, interactive performance of Sophocles' Antigone, featuring acclaimed actors and a gospel choir of citizens, police officers, activists, and members of the faith community from Ferguson and Brooklyn.  ...

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Theater of War, Antigone in Ferguson

JUL
17

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 17   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...

Movies @ the Library

Mon, Jul 17   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

films Recreation Movies Adults

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as an actress and a musician chasing their dreams in this music-filled masterpiece that won 6 Oscars, including Best Director for writer/director Damien Chazelle.  (2016) 128 min.

Movie, Film

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, Jul 17   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.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Mon, Jul 17   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!


JUL
18

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Jul 18   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

JUL
19

Overeater's Anonymous

Wed, Jul 19   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 19   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!

Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin

Wed, Jul 19   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

A contemporary of such greats as Tito Puente, Machito and Tito Rodriguez, Orlando Marin is the only Latin orchestra leader from New York's golden era of mambo still performing regularly. Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm. In case of...

Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin

JUL
20

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 20   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 20   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
21

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 21   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.

Sip (Juice) and Paint

Fri, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

painting Adults arts and crafts art

Ever wanted to try your hand at painting? Come to the library and paint your own work of art. Bring your friends and hang out while you paint something all your own. We will provide the paint canvases, paints and something non-alcoholic to sip....

painting

JUL
22

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 22   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.

High Blood Pressure Workshop & Informational Forum

Sat, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 214

Adults Older Adults Health support group

Are You Suffering From High Blood Pressure?

Are you feeling FRUSTRATED NOT KNOWING WHAT YOU CAN OR CAN’T EAT?

Are you unsure of what to do to keep your Blood Pressure Normal? 

Would you be...