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JUL
19

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jul 19   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 Bowling League

Thu, Jul 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

techknowledge

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 Bowling League

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 19   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.

Cancelled
English Conversation Group

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   DeKalb Library

 Free Summer Meals for kids under 18. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join your fellow sports fans for an informal group to discuss the world of sports.

It’s the middle of summer so baseball will be the hot topic, but there’s always room to talk about other sports as well.

The discussions can range...

Sports Discussion Group

Library Lab: Sound Experiment

Thu, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

We will work on a sound experiment. Ages 6-12.

Library Lab: Sound Experiment

Spanish Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 19   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, Jul 19   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, Jul 19   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.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

 

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Jul 19   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

Cultures of Resistance Film Screening: BURKINABÈ RISING

Thu, Jul 19   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

bpl presents

Burkinabè Rising, a new documentary from Cultures of Resistance Films, showcases creative nonviolent resistance in Burkina Faso. A small, landlocked country in West Africa, Burkina Faso is home to a vibrant community of artists and engaged...

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Cultures of Resistance Film Screening: BURKINABÈ RISING

JUL
20

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Jul 20   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

German Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 20   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

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Jul 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   DeKalb Library

 Free Summer Meals for kids under 18. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Jul 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

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

Build with LEGO

Fri, Jul 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Fun LEGO projects for ages 5 and up.

Build with LEGO

English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 20   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.

English Conversation Group

JUL
21

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 21   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   DeKalb Library

Stories, songs, rhymes and lots more for the whole family to enjoy.

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   DeKalb Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam

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!

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Jul 21   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

JUL
22

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Jul 22   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

Cancelled
Adaptive Gaming Arcade

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 22   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

JUL
23

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 23   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, Jul 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

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 3-5.

Preschool Storytime

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 23   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

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 23   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Storytimes with Music, Rhymes and Fun for Babies, Toddlers and Caregivers.

 

Babies & Books

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 23   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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   DeKalb Library

 Free Summer Meals for kids under 18. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

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

Mon, Jul 23   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

Freelance Isn’t Free Act: Know Your Rights

Mon, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

business career

The New York City Office of Labor Policy and Standards (OLPS) will provide information on the Freelance Isn't Free Act, including: what freelance workers are entitled to under the law, what hiring parties should provide in their contracts, and...

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Freelance Isn’t Free Act: Know Your Rights

Kids Create

Mon, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

Kids Create

Resume Editing Help

Mon, Jul 23   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

career resume

NOTE: The July 16, 23 and 30 Resume Editing Help sessions have been canceled. Evening Resume Editing Help will continue to be available on Wednesdays, 5-7 pm. 

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look...

Cancelled
Resume Editing Help

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 23   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

JUL
24

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 24   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, Jul 24   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

Intro to Social Media: Twitter

Tue, Jul 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

bric

Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In our Twitter class, you’ll learn how to create a profile for personal or professional use, learn how to tweet in 280 characters or less and connect with other users in the Twitterverse...

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Intro to Social Media: Twitter

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 24   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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   DeKalb Library

 Free Summer Meals for kids under 18. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 24   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

Kids Tech Time: Keyboard Playmat program

Tue, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Can you play piano with your feet?

Kids Tech Time: Keyboard Playmat program

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 24   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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

You are invited to a conversation group to learn English and have fun.

English Conversation Group

Crochet Circle

Tue, Jul 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Learn to crochet and/or enjoy the company of other crafters as you create. Meets monthly at Dekalb Branch. Beginner/refresher lesson provided. Some supplies available and bring your own project-in-progress

Crochet Circle

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Jul 24   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

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, Jul 24   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

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

JUL
25

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Jul 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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 25   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

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