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SEP
20

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Gaming for Adults

Wed, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

games Adults dominoes Solitaire

Care for a hand of Solitaire? What about a round of dominoes? Play your neighbors in this weekly gaming program.

ESOL Class

Wed, Sep 20   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

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


SEP
21

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Sep 21   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga Adults

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

yoga

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

English English conversation learn English Adults

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

ESOL Conversation Group

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Sep 21   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.

Featured Event

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   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.

ESOL Class

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

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

Adult Book Club / Discussion

Thu, Sep 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Adults Older Adults book discussion adult book club

Based on a true story, MY MOTHER'S SECRET is a profound, captivating, and ultimately uplifting tale intertwining the lives of two Jewish families in hiding from the Nazis, a fleeing German soldier, and the clever and "righteous" mother and...


SEP
22

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Sep 22   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.


SEP
23

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Sep 23   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.

Colorful Saturdays: Adult Coloring Programming

Sat, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

art coloring Adults Coloring for Relaxation

Looking for a new way to relax?

Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring, Satudays from 1-2 pm at Jamaica Bay Library.

Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

Image_coloring_sheet

High Blood Pressure Workshop & Informational Forum

Sat, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Room 214

high blood pressure health and wellness adult programs Intergenerational

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 interested in attending a...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

English English conversation learn English Adults

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

ESOL Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 23   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.


SEP
25

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume Adults resume help career help

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Sep 25   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...

Book Discussion: The Roanoke Girls

Mon, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion Adults Older Adults

“Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die.”
 
After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate...

Book Cover

DIY: Jewelry Making

Mon, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Seniors jewelry DIY Adults

It’s a statement,

  collectable,

     currency,

        art, fashion and wearable. 

          ...

Featured Event Register
Work office

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Mon, Sep 25   4:30 pm to 5:30 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!


SEP
26

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

techknowledge technology Adults computers

Do you need help with the computer?  Do you need to brush up on computer skills?  Join us as we help you with basic questions.

Please come at least one hour in advance for sign up.  The class is first comes first...

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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

Kurt Andersen on Fantasyland, with Baratunde Thurston

Tue, Sep 26   7:30 pm to 9:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Arts and Culture Adults Author Talks

With Fantasyland, Kurt Andersen offers a new understanding of our post-truth world and explains the American instinct to believe in make-believe.  He argues that our post-truth, “fake news” moment is not something entirely new, but rather...

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Kurt Andersen, BPL Program

SEP
27

Mixed Media: Wall Art

Wed, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

arts and crafts over 50 fun Adults creative aging

Join a group of peers and enjoy creating wall art as a temporary and textural way to decorate a room.  Try filling up a corner or a whole wall with playful yarn dots! 

Wall Art

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Gaming for Adults

Wed, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

games Adults dominoes Solitaire

Care for a hand of Solitaire? What about a round of dominoes? Play your neighbors in this weekly gaming program.

ESOL Class

Wed, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

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

Muhammad Yunus presents A World of Three Zeros, in Conversation with Karenna Gore

Wed, Sep 27   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Adults Author Talks Arts and Culture

*Please note: This event is at capacity and reservations are no longer being accepted.

Muhammad Yunus, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, offers his vision of an emerging new economic system that can save humankind and the planet in A...

Muhammad Yunus

SEP
28

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Sep 28   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga Adults

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

yoga

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

English English conversation learn English Adults

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

ESOL Conversation Group

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Sep 28   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.

Featured Event

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 28   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.

ESOL Class

Thu, Sep 28   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

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

William Taubman on Mikhail Gorbachev, with Kai Bird

Thu, Sep 28   7:30 pm to 9:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Author Talks RSVP

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Khrushchev: The Man and his Era comes the definitive volume on one of the most important and controversial figures of the 20th century, Mikhail Gorbachev.  In conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning...

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William Taubman on Mikhail Gorbachev, BPL Program

SEP
29

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Sep 29   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.


SEP
30

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Sep 30   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.

Colorful Saturdays: Adult Coloring Programming

Sat, Sep 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

art coloring Adults Coloring for Relaxation

Looking for a new way to relax?

Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring, Satudays from 1-2 pm at Jamaica Bay Library.

Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

Image_coloring_sheet

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 30   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

English English conversation learn English Adults

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

ESOL Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 30   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.


OCT
2

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Oct 2   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume Adults resume help career help

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Oct 2   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...

DIY: Jewelry Making

Mon, Oct 2   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Seniors jewelry DIY Adults

It’s a statement,

  collectable,

     currency,

        art, fashion and wearable. 

          ...

Register
Work office

Orhan Pamuk on The Red-Haired Woman

Mon, Oct 2   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Arts and Culture Adults Author Talks

From the Nobel Prize winner and best-selling author of Snow and My Name Is Red, Orhan Pamuk weaves a fable of fathers and sons and the desires that come between them.

On the...

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Orhan Pamuk on The Red-Haired Woman, BPL Program

OCT
3

Meditation

Tue, Oct 3   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

free meditation Adults Older Adults positive aging

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.


OCT
4

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Gaming for Adults

Wed, Oct 4   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

games Adults dominoes Solitaire

Care for a hand of Solitaire? What about a round of dominoes? Play your neighbors in this weekly gaming program.

ESOL Class

Wed, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

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


OCT
5

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Oct 5   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga Adults

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

yoga

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Oct 5   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.

Featured Event