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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, May 23   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

ESOL Class

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between April 9th and June 18th. 

ESOL Class

Advanced ESOL

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Marcy Library

Advanced English aims to improve participants' English language skills by developing reading writing and speaking skills.  The course will cover vocabulary, reading comprehension, tone, style and knowledge of English communication...

Advanced ESOL

TechKnowledge: One-on-One Help

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

TechKnowledge

Need help downloading your ebook on your ereader? Don't remember your username or password for your email & you need to reset it?

Get One-on-One Help on the computer, creating & saving documents or printing, tablet, or any...

TechKnowledge: One-on-One Help

Book Cover Revamp

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Have you ever looked at book cover and thought, "This isn't quite right?" Here's your chance to redesign your own. Submit your own ideas by redesigning any classic book cover. Contest is open to teens ages 13-19. Please submit a scanned image of...

Book Cover Revamp

Chess Club

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   10:30 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

Techknowledge: Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Any one can learn to use computers, by attending our Techknowledge Computer Basics class because our TRS makes learning easy and enjoyable! Please call and register with our TRS to attend the 6 week program. Limit 8 participants.

Techknowledge: Computer Basics

Story Play at the Library

Wed, May 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Stories and Songs along with a playtime and social hour for the kids.

Story Play at the Library

Internet and Email Safety

Wed, May 23   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join Highlawn for our Internet and Email safety class to learn some tips and tricks on how to protect yourself online.

Internet and Email Safety

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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 Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets for our Vets. Don’t know how?  We’ll teach you!  Supplies included.  Ages 10 - 110.

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Story Play

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Story Play

Urdu Storytime

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

multilingual storytime

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

آئیں ہمارے ساتھ اردو زبان میں کہانیاں سنیں اور گانے گائیں۔

پانچ سال تک کی عمر کے بچے اپنے والدین اور دیکھ بھال کرنے والوں کے ہمراه شامل ہوں...

Urdu Storytime

Coloring pages for children.

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Run out of fun things to do? Come to Sheepshead Bay and color.

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Playtime

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

Story Time

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.
Story Time

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, iPad, Laptops  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 Lab Computer Lab

Introduction to Internet

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

TechKnowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

Art O'Clock for Adults

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

art and crafts

Make time in your life for creativity!

Work on relaxing and fun art projects including:

Coloring Collaging Line Drawing Painting Designing postcards Sculpting Crafts

And more!

Featured Event
Art O'Clock for Adults

Microsoft Publisher 2010 Basics

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

This program is offering you a great collection of designs and features that make it easy to design and publish brochures, flyers, newsletters, business cards, calendars and invitation cards.

Microsoft Publisher 2010 Basics

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your resume, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

TechKnowledge

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

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,...

Computer Basics

Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

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.

Microsoft Word Basics

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics 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.

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Yoga with Harbor Fitness

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga with Harbor Fitness

Toddlers Explore

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Toddlers Explore is a creative program designed for children ages 2-5.  A 2 part program, stations will be set up in our 2nd floor meeting room including but not limited to playdoh, art, and DUPLO.  Playtime will be situated on the...

Toddlers Explore

Toddler Time

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, May 23   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library

early literacy storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs and play!  For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program.  First come, first served.*

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, May 23   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

Story Play

Wed, May 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

Tickets at front desk upstairs.

Story Play

The Brain Fitness Club

Wed, May 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Please  join us for a Special Program for people with Developmental Disabilities.

Have fun time in the library

Read and Play: Hear stories read by our librarians;  play with words and numbers, create your...

The Brain Fitness Club

Babies & Books

Wed, May 23   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Build with DUPLO

Wed, May 23   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Dyker Library

build with duplo

Join us for DUPLO playtime in the library!

Build with DUPLO

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 23   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Eastern Parkway 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

Jewelry Making with Jennifer Jacobs

Wed, May 23   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Dyker Library

jewelry making

Please come to a three-day Jewelry Making program led by teaching artist Jennifer Jacobs. Participants will leave the program with a finished work.

Please register for this program at the reference desk.

Jewelry Making with Jennifer Jacobs

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Приглашаем детей и родителей! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

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

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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,...

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Приглашаем детей и родителей! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

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

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

Babies and Books

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books First Five Years

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Toddlertime

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddlertime

Read and Play

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

English Tools and More

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Microsoft Word Basics II

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

adult learning TechKnowledge


Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Microsoft Word Basics II

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