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APR
25

Build with LEGO

Wed, Apr 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Build with LEGO kids

It's Lego time! You build and we'll display your creations after! 

Children under 6 should be accompanied by an adult.

Build with LEGO

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

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

Simply Accounting: The Entrepreneur’s Easy Guide

Wed, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

business

Understanding the basics of accounting is not as daunting as entrepreneurs believe. Knowing the answers to: Who owes me money? To whom do I owe money? How much money do I have in the bank? are key when building a business. Entrepreneurs who...

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Simply Accounting: The Entrepreneur’s Easy Guide

English Conversation Group

Wed, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

English Conversation Group ESOL

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

English Conversation Group

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

French Conversation Group - Intermediat-Advanced

Wed, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

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 - Intermediat-Advanced

APR
26

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

Story Play

Thu, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

First Five Years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Library Lanes

Thu, Apr 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Come on down and have fun bowling !!!

Library Lanes

English Conversation Group

Thu, Apr 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Teen Time

Thu, Apr 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

 

Come Hang out with us at the Crown Heights Branch for TEEN TIME. At TEEN TIME, you can:

 

¨ Hang Out with Friends

¨ Do Homework

¨ Play on gaming systems

¨ Check out Laptops or...

Teen Time

Spanish Conversation Group

Thu, Apr 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

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

English Conversation Group

Thu, Apr 26   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Thu, Apr 26   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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, Apr 26   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

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

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Podcast Social Club - A Listening Party

Thu, Apr 26   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Tonight is the Podcast Social Club, a listening party! We'll be joined by the creators of the daily news podcast "Informed," and the comedy podcast "Paperweight." We'll hear the creators discuss their production process, plus episode clips....

Featured Event
Podcast Social Club - A Listening Party

APR
27

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

kids Reading is Fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Beginner English Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 27   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Project Art

Fri, Apr 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

Project Art

APR
28

Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

Sat, Apr 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer Basics email

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing, navigating the screen and going online? Drop in to an Open Level Lab for one-on-one assistance with basic computer use.

Presented by New York Cares.

Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

English Conversation Group

Sat, Apr 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

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

English Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

First Five Years kids Saturday Storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Comics & Zines for Everybody!

Sat, Apr 28   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

creative writing DIY

Are you interested in zines and comics, but aren't sure where to start? Come to a fun workshop lead by Elvis and Jan, two seasoned comics creators who will bring their enthusiasm for the medium, and also writing prompts and activities. Comics are...

Comics & Zines for Everybody!

Project Art

Sat, Apr 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

Project Art

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Apr 28   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

 

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

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

APR
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English Conversation Group

Sun, Apr 29   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Apr 29   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required

Japanese Conversation Group

APR
30

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Apr 30   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

info-commons

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Apr 30   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Apr 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

info-commons

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

English Conversation Group

Mon, Apr 30   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Apr 30   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Callen Lorde's Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you're eligible for free public health insurance and, if so, help you enroll. Trained staff will meet with you, screen what programs you qualify for, and submit the...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Chinese Mandarin Conversation Group

Mon, Apr 30   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

World Language Conversation

Improve your Chinese Mandarin language in an informal and fun setting.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

Chinese Mandarin Conversation Group

Getting a Civil Service Job in New York City

Mon, Apr 30   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

career

The New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) represents a growing workforce of over 300,000 employees in over 800 civil service titles. Raymond Cruze, a Recruitment Liaison for the Office of Citywide...

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Getting a Civil Service Job in New York City

Chess Workshop

Mon, Apr 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

kids

Learn how to master the strategic and fun game of chess with a trained instructor.

Chess Workshop

Resume Editing Help

Mon, Apr 30   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

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

InDesign Basics

Mon, Apr 30   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adobe InDesign is very useful for creating books, calendars, magazines, brochures, and even book covers! Learn the basics of this digital publishing software. We will cover basics like layout and design and learn to create a basic brochure or...

Featured Event
InDesign Basics

English Conversation Group

Mon, Apr 30   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

MAY
1

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Tue, May 1   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Finance

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 1   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 1   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

Teen Tech Time

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, May 1   5:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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, May 1   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

citizenship

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

Citizenship Prep Group

Meditation

Tue, May 1   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

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.

Meditation

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, May 1   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

World Language Conversation

Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration is required

Cancelled
Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

MAY
2

Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One to One Assistance

Wed, May 2   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with: individualized Education Program (IEP) process, early childhood services and programs, transition planning, transportation issues,...

Navigating Your Child’s Disability:  One to One Assistance

Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One to One Assistance

Wed, May 2   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

May 2, 2018.   Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with: individualized Education Program (IEP) process, early childhood services and programs, transition planning,...

Navigating Your Child’s Disability:  One to One Assistance

Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One to One Assistance

Wed, May 2   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

1st Wed. of every month.  Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with: individualized Education Program (IEP) process, early childhood services and programs, transition...

Navigating Your Child’s Disability:  One to One Assistance

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