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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.

Featured Event
Creative Writing Workshop: Symbolism

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

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

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Mar 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

MAR
25

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Mar 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Twitter

Tue, Mar 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them.

Twitter

English Conversation Group

Tue, Mar 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

MAR
27

Ask a Tech

Wed, Mar 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Ask-A-Tech

Wed, Mar 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults adult learning 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 computer lab for personalized assistance.

Register
Ask-A-Tech

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

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...

Featured Event
Book Discussion:The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho

Join the Kensington Book Club: How to Walk Away: A Novel By Katherine Center

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

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  All adults & their families are welcome to join.

Margaret Jacobsen has a bright future ahead of her: a fiancé she adores, her dream job, and the promise of a picture-perfect life...

Join the Kensington Book Club: How to Walk Away: A Novel  By Katherine Center

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

MAR
30

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Mar 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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

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Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Apr 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 6: Devonport) with Librarian Shirley!

Mon, Apr 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax in the Spring?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet via...

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 6: Devonport) with Librarian Shirley!

APR
2

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Apr 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

APR
3

Ask a Tech

Wed, Apr 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

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

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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...

Featured Event
Poetry Workshop: Haiku

Documentary Film: Survival in Shanghai

Thu, Apr 4   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults bklyn incubator Jewish Refugees Exhibit movies

Produced by Shanghai Mass Media Group, this documentary tells the extraordinary stories of Jewish refugees in China during WWII. 

Documentary Film: Survival in Shanghai

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Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Apr 6   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

APR
9

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 9   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late To Learn: Microsoft Word 2010 Basics

Tue, Apr 9   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Never Too Late To Learn: Microsoft Word 2010 Basics

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10

Ask a Tech

Wed, Apr 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

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

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Prepare Pou Egzamen Sitwayente Ameriken

Wed, Apr 10   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults

If you are interesdted in becoming a U.S. Citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation group at Paerdegat Library!

For more information, call: 718-230-2406, or 718-230-2007

Si ou enterese vin yon sitwayen Ameriken Nou...
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Prepare Pou Egzamen Sitwayente Ameriken

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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...

Featured Event
Poetry Workshop: Ballads

The Story of Anna Lincoln: the Case of the WWII Polish Jew in Shanghai and the Idea of Transnationalism

Thu, Apr 11   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults bklyn incubator Jewish Refugees Exhibit

Izabela Barry, Senior Librarian of Brooklyn Public Library, talks about how the polish refugee family of Anna Lincoln was able to make their home in a foreign country like Shanghai during WWII migration. 

The Story of Anna Lincoln: the Case of the WWII Polish Jew in Shanghai and the Idea of Transnationalism

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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

APR
13

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Apr 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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

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English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

E-Books / Internet Resources

Tue, Apr 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

  IPart: Come and get introduced to BKLYN E-Books & Media downloadble collection that can be read or played on PC, tablets, e-readers and other portable devices.

  IIPart: This part offers a tour on Brooklyn Public Library...

E-Books / Internet Resources

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Apr 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

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

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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

Learning Express Library 3.0 : BPL’s Learning Resources with Librarian Shirley

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

Adults adult learning multilingual techknowledge

Learning Express Library 3.0: Practice tests and other study materials for the HSE/TASC, HiSET, TASC, SAT, elementary school and middle school standardized tests, civil service, technical, and other professional exams...

Learning Express Library 3.0 : BPL’s Learning Resources with Librarian Shirley

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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

APR
20

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Apr 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

APR
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A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 7: Part 7: Auckland International Airport Aviation Security and Customs) with Librarian Shirley!

Mon, Apr 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax in the Spring?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet via...

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 7: Part 7: Auckland International Airport Aviation Security and Customs) with Librarian Shirley!

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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

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