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MAY
29

Positive Aging: Current Events

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Have fun meeting with a group of peers and discussing current events.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local instructor Jeana Musacchio for an hour-long wellness and fitness class for older adults!  Join many of your neighbors for a fun, free, low impact, highly beneficial weekly exercise class!

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Tue, May 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Daily Diabetic Foot Care.

Tue, May 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will talk with you about diabetes and proper care for your feet.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Daily Diabetic Foot Care.

One-On-One Computer Basic

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Do you need help learning how to use a computer? We can help!

 

One-On-One Computer Basic

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach 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

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Join low impact exercise under the guidance of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Knitting and Crochet Circle

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

crochet

Knitting and Crocheting Circle-Bring your own supplies

Knitting and Crochet Circle

Computer Basics

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway 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.

 

Computer Basics

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Photography Month Arts and Crafts this month will turn advertisements, photographs and collaging techniques to create zines that tell stories about our pasts. Come Join Us, Won't You?
Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Chair Yoga

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard 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

Adult Knitting group

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Knitting & Crocheting Circle

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

crochet Fiber Arts

Knit, crochet, and gossip! Why not?

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knitting & Crocheting Circle

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, May 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Computer Basics: Email

Tue, May 29   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

How to set up an email account and use the features

...

Computer Basics: Email

MAY
30

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

Wed, May 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Movies

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

A PBS documentary based on the impact of people living longer and healthier than ever before in human history. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with experts...

Featured Event
Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

Computer Basics

Wed, May 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

TechKnowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer Basic Class!

Computer Basics

Never too Late to Learn: Technology Drop-in

Wed, May 30   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join us on May 30th for a Technology drop-in class at the Highlawn branch. Bring in some of your technology and we'll assist you on questions or problems you may be having.

Never too Late to Learn: Technology Drop-in

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park 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

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Wed, May 30   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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Gerritsen Beach 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

Crochet Circle

Wed, May 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Join the New Lots Crochet Circle, make new friends while learning to crochet. Share a stitch , learn a stitch.

Crochet Circle

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, May 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   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 personalize assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

MAY
31

Dancercize

Thu, May 31   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Brighton Beach Library

If you are an adult, join us for the dancercise workshop. While listening to latin music, you will experience the benefits of a combination of activity, energy and exercise.

Dancercize

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, May 31   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Yoga

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 31   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

Library Lanes

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Please join our  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 other older...

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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

Library Lanes

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, May 31   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

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Thu, May 31   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Come to Paerdegat Library to practice the technique of Chinese Brush Painting.  Painting supplies and tutuoring will be available.

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, May 31   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Movies @ the Library: Only The Brave

Thu, May 31   2:30 pm to 4:45 pm   New Utrecht Library

(Drama, 134 mins)

Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters who risk everything to protect a town from a historic wildfire.

Movies @ the Library: Only The Brave

Creative Aging: Paint Me A Picture

Thu, May 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Would you like to learn watercolor techniques or improve your technique? If so, we invite you to unleash your creativitiy in this eight week workshop series. This workshop series  will end in a culminating event in which participants will...

Creative Aging: Paint Me A Picture

Computer Basics Multilingual

Thu, May 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach 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...

Computer Basics Multilingual

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Thu, May 31   6:00 pm to 7:15 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

JUN
1

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Jun 1   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Create your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Jun 1   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Featured Film: DARKEST HOUR

Fri, Jun 1   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: DARKEST HOUR

JUN
2

Mixed Media: Meet the artists and new exhibition presentation. Tatsiana Nazarenka and Anna Nemerovsky

Sat, Jun 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

art and crafts

Kings Bay Library and the Jewish Folk Craft Guild proudly present a new exhibition by their members Tatsiana Nazarenka and Anna Nemerovsky. The exhibition will stay at the Library starting May 21st.zarenka an

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Mixed Media: Meet the artists and new exhibition presentation. Tatsiana Nazarenka and Anna Nemerovsky

JUN
4

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jun 4   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

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Jun 4   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jun 4   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

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Jun 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

gardening

Learn with Ulmer Park Branch’s Urban Gardening Club how to start your own garden.

Start with planting, growing and harvest flowers & veggies!

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 4   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning Computer Basics email Internet Safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One Computer Lab

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Jun 4   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

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