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NOV
13

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Mobile Phone Podcasting

Tue, Nov 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Learn to use your mobile device to record and edit podcasts. We’ll start with simple interview and recording techniques. You’ll also explore the editing and recording apps to help you produce your podcast content anywhere and anytime.

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Mobile Phone Podcasting

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   1:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Academic Research 101

Tue, Nov 13   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults adult learning

Learn how to create keyword searches, and how to access library databases to find scholarly and peer-reviewed resources for academic research. Open to college students and adult learners.

Academic Research 101

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens

It's On! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone, or bring a friend, our Wii Switch is your Wii Switch every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. We  have Mario Kart, Arms and more. (grades 6 and up.) See...

Teen Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
English Conversation Group

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, Nov 13   5:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Nov 13   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

Adults citizenship

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

Citizenship Prep Group

FAB YOGA

Tue, Nov 13   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Find your Inner beauty through Yoga

FAB YOGA

Book Discussion Tyrant

Tue, Nov 13   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults

In his latest book Tyrant: Shakespeare On Politics, world-renowned Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt explores the playwright’s insight into bad (and often mad) rulers.

As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented...

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Book Discussion  Tyrant

Book Discussion

Tue, Nov 13   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults book discussion

In his latest book, Tyrant: Shakespeare On Politics,  world-renowned Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt explores the playwright's insight into bad (and often mad) rulers. As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented...

Book Discussion

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: Chimney Swift and People

Tue, Nov 13   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

A Chimney Swift is an enigmatic little bird that spends almost its entire life airborne. When it lands, it can’t perch—it clings to vertical walls inside chimneys or in hollow trees or caves. This species has suffered sharp declines as chimneys...

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: Chimney Swift and People

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, Nov 13   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration is required

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

NOV
14

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Nov 14   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 14   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 14   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy

Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 14   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 14   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 14   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

eBook Starter Session

Wed, Nov 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults e-books

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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 through 8.

After School Homework Help

Spanish Conversation Group Beginners

Wed, Nov 14   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

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Nov 14   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

Adults career resume

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you.

This is a Business & Career Center...

Resume Editing Help

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 14   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

French Conversation Group - Intermediate-Advanced

Wed, Nov 14   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting.

This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

French Conversation Group - Intermediate-Advanced

NOV
15

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Nov 15   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

Thu, Nov 15   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program

Seniors and People with Disabilities, Keep Your Rent From Increasing, If You:

- Are you 62 years or older (18 years old if disabled);

- Have a household income of $50,000 or less;

-...

Featured Event
SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

English Conversation Group

Thu, Nov 15   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Nov 15   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults creative writing

   The 6 sesson workshop will be conducted by Aimee Herman, poet and writing instructor.

    Participants will read and evaluate stories and poems, answer prompts and create and critique their own work.

...

Creative Writing Workshop

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Nov 15   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

Spanish Conversation Group Intermediate/Advanced

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level.

Spanish Conversation Group Intermediate/Advanced

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Nov 15   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...

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Motion Graphics with After Effects

English Conversation Group

Thu, Nov 15   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

Small Business Smarts: At the Library

Thu, Nov 15   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults business

Starting or growing a business? We have in-person workshops, online videos, books and databases to help you write a business plan, research industry trends, find your competition, understand social media and secure financing. We’ll also help you...

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Small Business Smarts: At the Library

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Thu, Nov 15   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

 

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Nov 15   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
16

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Nov 16   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults citizenship

A free workshop to help eligible lawful permanent residents (green card holders) prepare their N-400, Application for Naturalization. Immigration experts will be available to answer legal questions and review applications. Registration is not...

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

WE Connect Mentor Session with Small Business Strategist

Fri, Nov 16   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults business

Meet with Dr. Corrinne Graham, president of GRAHAM International Consulting and Research and a management consultant specializing in strategies for small business, research and training. Dr. Graham is one of WE NYC's WE Connect Mentors -...

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WE Connect Mentor Session with Small Business Strategist

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Fri, Nov 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam preschool ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Central Library Friday Film Club

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults movies

November is Katherine Hepburn film month. Today's film is Stage Door which also stars Ginger Rodgers and Lucille Ball. It chronicles the ambitions, dreams and disappointments of aspiring actresses who all live in the same boarding house. It was...

Central Library Friday Film Club

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Nov 16   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

English Conversation Group

Fri, Nov 16   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

NOV
17

Morning Yoga

Sat, Nov 17   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Reduce stree and gain flexibility ina safe and fun environment

Beginners are welcome

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Morning Yoga

English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Nov 17   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

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids multilingual storytime saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Cantonese for children and their parents or caregivers.

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Nov 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English.

Due to Public Safety, the...

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

NOV
18

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Nov 18   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens adhd autism developmental disabilities gaming

Get your game on and join us for fun filled afternoons of Minecraft, rumble patch controllers, Wii and much, much more.

Ages 13 and up with and without disabilities

For more information call 718.253.4948

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

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