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MAR
21

Creative Writing Workshop: Symbolism

Thu, Mar 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing? Great, come write with us! We'll be exploring symbolism and how to use it to enhance your stories. Paper and pencils will be supplied.

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Creative Writing Workshop: Symbolism

Book Discussion: Lincoln In the Bardo by George Saunders

Thu, Mar 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Auditorium Meeting Room 2

Adults book club book discussion

February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln’s beloved eleven-year-old son, Willie, lies...

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Book Discussion: Lincoln In the Bardo by George Saunders

MAR
22

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Mar 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

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Resume Editing Help

Adult Coloring

Fri, Mar 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

MAR
23

eBook Starter Session

Sat, Mar 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults techknowledge

Did you know you can check out ebooks and downloadable audiobooks free from the library? Whether you're new to ebooks completely or just not sure how to get them with your library card, stop by our drop-in session where a librarian will help you...

eBook Starter Session

MAR
25

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Mar 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

MAR
26

Ask a Tech

Tue, Mar 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

College Planning

Tue, Mar 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults research

Conducted through the non profit wing of Forester's, this class will help you plan for college. 

College Planning

MAR
27

Crafting with AHRC

Wed, Mar 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Come sit for an hour and crochet, knit, or sew. This is an inclusive program led by staff members from AHRC, an organization committed to finding ways for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities build full lives.

...

Crafting with AHRC

Yoga

Wed, Mar 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Wed, Mar 27   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than advertised, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless...

Cinema: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Mar 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Mar 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

iPad Workshop

Wed, Mar 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

Citizenship Prep Group

Wed, Mar 27   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

Poetry of Presence

Wed, Mar 27   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Auditorium Meeting Room 2

Adults creative writing poetry whitman 200 writing workshop

Poetry of Presence will teach writers how to channel Walt Whitman and make poems out of every day moments. Whether it’s making eye contact with someone on the subway, forgetting an umbrella on the stormiest of days, or noticing a storefront...

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Poetry of Presence

MAR
28

Book Discussion:The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho

Thu, Mar 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults book discussion

Looking for a new book to read? Here's a suggestion, The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho. All adults &  their families are welcome to join, no signup required. Copies of the book are held behind the front desk at the branch, feel...

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Book Discussion:The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho

Books and Brews: Evicted

Thu, Mar 28   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

Do you like beer and talking about books? Join us as we discuss:

Evicted by Matthew Desmond

March 28th at 7 PM

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach Library...

Books and Brews: Evicted

MAR
29

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Mar 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Adult Coloring

Fri, Mar 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

MAR
30

Adult Craft Needlepoint Coasters And Picture Frames

Sat, Mar 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us for a fun time making coasters. Stencils, yarn, and needles will be suppllied.  We will also be decorating picture frames. The picture frames are for wallet sized photos. Bring your...

Adult Craft Needlepoint Coasters And Picture Frames

APR
1

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Apr 1   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

APR
3

Cinema: The Spy Who Dumped Me

Wed, Apr 3   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Audrey and Morgan are best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was...

Cinema: The Spy Who Dumped Me

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Apr 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Apr 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

APR
4

Poetry Workshop: Haiku

Thu, Apr 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing national poetry month poetry writing workshop

About the Program: Do you enjoy writing? Great, come write with us! April is poetry month and we are kicking it off with Haikus! A Haiku is a traditional Japanese poem that is short and written in a syllable count of five syllables for the first...

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Poetry Workshop: Haiku

APR
5

Adult Coloring

Fri, Apr 5   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

APR
8

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Apr 8   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

APR
10

Cinema: BlacKkKlansman

Wed, Apr 10   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish...

Cinema: BlacKkKlansman

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Apr 10   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Apr 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

APR
11

Poetry Workshop: Ballads

Thu, Apr 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing national poetry month poetry writing workshop

About the Program: Do you enjoy writing? Great, come write with us! April is poetry month and we're going to keep the ball rolling with ballads!

About the Writing Group: The writing group meets once a month on the second to last thursday...

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Poetry Workshop: Ballads

APR
12

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Apr 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Adult Coloring

Fri, Apr 12   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

APR
13

Adult Craft: Poetry and Flowers

Sat, Apr 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us for a fun time writing poetry and making flowers.

Adult Craft: Poetry and Flowers

APR
15

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Apr 15   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

APR
17

Crafting with AHRC

Wed, Apr 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Come sit for an hour and crochet, knit, or sew. This is an inclusive program led by staff members from AHRC, an organization committed to finding ways for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities build full lives.

...

Crafting with AHRC

Cinema: Juliet, Naked

Wed, Apr 17   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Juliet, Naked is the story of Annie (the long-suffering girlfriend of Duncan) and her unlikely transatlantic romance with once revered, now faded, singer-songwriter,...

Cinema: Juliet, Naked

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Apr 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Apr 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

APR
18

Poetry Workshop: Lyric Writing

Thu, Apr 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing national poetry month poetry writing workshop

About the Program: Do you enjoy writing? Great, come write with us! April is poetry month and we're going to keep the ball rolling with lyric writing!

About the Writing Group: The writing group meets once a month on the second to last...

Featured Event
Poetry Workshop: Lyric Writing

APR
19

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Apr 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Adult Coloring

Fri, Apr 19   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

APR
22

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Apr 22   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

APR
23

Midday Movie: A Quiet Passion

Tue, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults family movie movies movies at the library

Come join us for a mid-day! We're featuring A Quiet Passion. The story of American poet Emily Dickinson from her early days as a young schoolgirl to her later years as a reclusive, unrecognized artist.

Midday Movie: A Quiet Passion

APR
24

Crafting with AHRC

Wed, Apr 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Come sit for an hour and crochet, knit, or sew. This is an inclusive program led by staff members from AHRC, an organization committed to finding ways for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities build full lives.

...

Crafting with AHRC

Cinema: Mission Impossible Fallout

Wed, Apr 24   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.

 

Cinema: Mission Impossible Fallout

Philosophy Discussion Group

Wed, Apr 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Auditorium Meeting Room 2

Adults philosophy in the library

Philosophy begins in wonder. Plato

Philosophy Discussion Group

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Apr 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

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