E.g., Sep 26 2018
SEP
26

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

SEP
27

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Sep 27   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

SEP
28

Does Your Preschooler have a Seat? Are They Getting the Services They Need?

Fri, Sep 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults

Many students with serious disabilities are having trouble getting the services and placements they need. Find out: how to get the IEP enforced, how to appeal when problems occur, and who to call for help

Join us to learn more and get the...

Does Your Preschooler have a Seat?  Are They Getting the Services They Need?

Central Library Friday Film Club: Oscar Nominated Polish Films

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults movies movies at the library

Ida (2130) (PG-13) Runtime: 82 minutes

This movie is set in Communist Poland, in 1961. Ida is a young novice ordered by her Mother Superior to investigate her past before...

Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Oscar Nominated Polish Films

SEP
29

Knitting 101

Sat, Sep 29   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults diy fiber arts

Everyone can knit, I promise! This is an absolute beginner's class. You'll learn the lingo, how to pick yarn and some stitches: cast on, knit and bind off and, if time allows, the purl stitch! Needles, yarn and a scarf pattern will be provided....

Knitting 101

SEP
30

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 30   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Schedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes...

Japanese Conversation Group

OCT
1

Tocqueville’s Democracy in America

Mon, Oct 1   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults book discussion

Part 3: A DEMOCRATIC GOV’T THAT ACTUALLY WORKS (?)

“The people in democracies, constantly busy as they are with their affairs and jealous of their rights, stop their representatives straying from a certain general line prescribed by their...

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Tocqueville’s Democracy in America

OCT
2

BKLYN Fashion Academy Information Session

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults business

The BKLYN Fashion Academy is back! Learn what it takes to create a viable fashion business! Up to twenty aspiring women's wear designers will be selected to participate in a 16-week intensive program. They will receive mentoring from industry...

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BKLYN Fashion Academy Information Session

OCT
3

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 3   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

OCT
4

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Citizenship Class Registration

Thu, Oct 4   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Prepare for Citizenship Program

Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library. 

Classes meet 3 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Immigrant Justice Corps.

...
Citizenship Class Registration

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Oct 4   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

OCT
6

Knitting 101

Sat, Oct 6   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults diy fiber arts

Everyone can knit, I promise! This is an absolute beginner's class. You'll learn the lingo, how to pick yarn and some stitches: cast on, knit and bind off and, if time allows, the purl stitch! Needles, yarn and a scarf pattern will be provided....

Knitting 101

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Oct 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

OCT
7

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Scedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes for...

Japanese Conversation Group

OCT
10

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 10   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

OCT
11

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 11   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Oct 11   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

OCT
13

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

The Writhing Society: A Salon for Constrained Writing Techniques

Sat, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults creative writing writing workshop

The Writhing Society meets to practice and discuss the techniques of constrained writing. We practice the methods invented by ourselves and by other writers, artists, musicians, and mathematicians.

The Writhing Society combines a class...

The Writhing Society: A Salon for Constrained Writing Techniques

OCT
15

Tocqueville's Democracy in America

Mon, Oct 15   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults book discussion

PART 4: DEMOCRACY WITHOUT FISTFIGHTS

“If, in the course of this book, I have not succeeded in convincing the reader of the importance I attach to the practical experience, behavior, opinions, and, in a word, the customs of Americans in...

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Tocqueville's Democracy in America

OCT
17

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

Wed, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 17   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

OCT
18

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join your fellow sports fans for an informal group to discuss the world of sports.

The discussions can range from historical conversations and trivia to the news of the day.

Whatever your favorite sport may be, please join us to...

Sports Discussion Group

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 18   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Oct 18   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

OCT
19

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Oct 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults arts and crafts

Join the Info Commons for a relaxing watercolor session and meet other art enthusiasts in Brooklyn. You can work on your own watercolor projects, paint from a still life, or simply do some coloring pages. All materials will be provided; if you...

Watercolor Hour

OCT
20

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

OCT
21

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Oct 21   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Scedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes for...

Japanese Conversation Group

OCT
22

Tocqueville's Democracy in America

Mon, Oct 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults book discussion

PART 5: DEMOCRATIC INEQUALITY IN AMERICA

“There is yet something else in America besides an immense and complete democracy and one can view the inhabitants of the New World from more than one point of view.”

America in the 1830s...

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Tocqueville's Democracy in America

OCT
24

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

OCT
25

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 25   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Oct 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

OCT
27

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

OCT
28

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Oct 28   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Scedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes for...

Japanese Conversation Group

OCT
29

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Mon, Oct 29   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Do you have an immigration question? Do you want to apply for citizenship? Do you want help preparing for the citizenship interview?

Join us for our monthly Immigration Information Walk-in Hours and speak to a trusted legal service...

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Tocqueville's Democracy in America

Mon, Oct 29   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults book discussion

PART 6: THE DANGEROUS SIDE OF DEMOCRACY

“My main complaint against a democratic government as organized in the United States is not its weakness, as many Europeans claim, but rather its irresistible strength. And what I find most...

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Tocqueville's Democracy in America

OCT
31

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

Wed, Oct 31   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 31   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

NOV
1

English Conversation Group

Thu, Nov 1   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Nov 1   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

NOV
3

Intermediate Knitting: Patchwork Blankets!

Sat, Nov 3   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults diy fiber arts

NOTE Pre-Requisite: To take this class, you must know how to do the cast on, knit, purl and bind/cast off stitches. This class is for intermediate level only; basics will not be taught during this class.   Ever stopped and started a knitting...
Intermediate Knitting: Patchwork Blankets!

NOV
4

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Nov 4   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Scedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes for...

Cancelled
Japanese Conversation Group

NOV
6

Bead Weaving

Tue, Nov 6   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Bead Weaving is a technique used across cultures for creating jewelry and other embellishments with seed beads and thread. In this workshop meant for beginners and experienced “bead-ers" alike, learn a number of stitches and techniques using a...

Bead Weaving

NOV
7

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

Wed, Nov 7   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 7   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

NOV
8

English Conversation Group

Thu, Nov 8   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Nov 8   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

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