E.g., Jun 21 2018
JUN
21

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jun 21   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

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, Jun 21   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

 We invite you to explore Watercolor Chinese Brush Painting with Kwok Kay Choey in this fun workshop series where you will learn more about the art of Chinese painting. 

Registration required.  Class completely full.

...
Chinese Brush Painting

Story Play

Thu, Jun 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Story Play

Thu, Jun 21   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Thu, Jun 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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;...

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   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

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join your fellow sports fans for the first meeting of a new informal group to discuss topics from the world of sports.

The discussions may cover a variety of sports and range from historical conversations to the hot sports topics of the...

Sports Discussion Group

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

(Drama, 125 minutes)

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for...

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Spanish Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   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

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Technology and arts exploration!

Teen Time

Homework Help

Thu, Jun 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free Homework Help for Kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Jun 21   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

bric

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design.

This course has 3 mandatory sessions that will be held on Thursdays from 4:30-8:30PM on 6/14, 6/21 and 6/28.

Register
Intro to Photoshop

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Making Music with Ableton Live 9

Thu, Jun 21   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Recording Studio

music

Learn how to record music using Ableton Live 9 music production software in our recording studio. Begin with the basics of playing and recording music, and building and mixing music tracks using this state of the art music production...

Making Music with Ableton Live 9

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Thu, Jun 21   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, Jun 21   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

JUN
22

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

German Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 22   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

World Language Conversation

Improve your German in an informal and fun setting!

German Conversation Group

New York State Department of Labor Counseling

Fri, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

career

Come and meet with staff from the New York State Department of Labor (DOL), who will work with job seekers to connect them to jobs and resources.

--Help with your job search, resume review, interviewing, networking, etc.

--Learn...

New York State Department of Labor Counseling

Latin Dance Class

Fri, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Come join our Latin Dance Class where you will learn Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia and Tango and the cultural history that is embedded in each dance.

 

 

Latin Dance Class

One-on-One Technology Help

Fri, Jun 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning TechKnowledge

Need help with your new device? Need to refresh or improve your knowledge of Microsoft Office, printing, or computer use? Come to the Spring Creek Library and ask for assistance:

   One-on-One assistance with electonics

...
One-on-One Technology Help

Introduction to Poetry

Fri, Jun 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

poetry

Don’t know much about poetry?

Come and get familiar with the world’s greatest poets. 

 

 

Introduction to Poetry

Kids Create

Fri, Jun 22   3:45 pm to 4:45 pm   New Utrecht Library

after school arts and crafts Kids Create

Join us for a new arts and crafts project every week. Create something new and all your own!

Caregivers must accompany young children.

Kids Create

Beginner English Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 22   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

JUN
23

Homework Help

Sat, Jun 23   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jun 23   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

ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

Sat, Jun 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

In this class we will build the strength, flexibility, and motor control needed to engage safely and progressively in bodyweight exercises—at your own pace. We will also cover proper warm ups, cool down stretches, dealing with minor aches and...

Register
ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Jun 23   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

First Five Years Saturday Storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Build a Gaming Computer

Sat, Jun 23   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer Basics stem & steam teen time

Teens! Are you interested in computers or gaming? Have you ever seen a sick gaming rig and wished you had one of your own? Or maybe you just watched Ready Player One and thought, hey, that could be me?

Come build a computer with us!...

Register
Build a Gaming Computer

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Jun 23   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

JUN
24

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Jun 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Gaming inclusive services

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

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jun 24   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, Jun 24   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

JUN
25

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jun 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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, Jun 25   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, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

Build with Blocks

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

early literacy

Kids age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to build and play together. Practice fine and gross motor skills while making new friends!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

 

 

Build with Blocks

Chair yoga

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair yoga

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   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, Jun 25   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 Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

World Language Conversation

Improve your Chinese in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Chinese language.

The class is free.

 

There won't be any class as of July 2018 until further notice

Chinese Conversation Group

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in both Chinese and English.

...
Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids Tech Time

Hands on technology exploration for kids age 6-12!

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

summer reading techknowledge Teen Tech Time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Teen Tech Time

Resume Editing Help

Mon, Jun 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

Researching Your Competition

Mon, Jun 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

business

Entrepreneurs, are you writing a business plan or investigating your competition?  This workshop will demonstrate how to identify companies by industry and analyze their strengths and weaknesses, as well as find market share and financial...

Featured Event Register
Researching Your Competition

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   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

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   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

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