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Older Adults Mental Health First Aid

Fri, Feb 22   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mhfa

Mental Health First Aid USA for Older Adults is an 8-hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adults over the age of...

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Older Adults Mental Health First Aid

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults business career resume

Come work on your resume and get help applying to jobs. Learn about upcoming job fairs and recruitment events. One-on-one help is available. Free printing of your resume is offered, as well as Metrocards for job interviews.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation assistance to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with disabilities, seniors and limited English speaking...

Free Tax Help and Preparation

Tax Help

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults finance tax help

The Food Bank, in partnership with NYC Office of Financial Empowerment and Brooklyn Public Library, will help you electronically file your tax return for free!
To participate, you must have a valid email address and...

Tax Help

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults income tax tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax preparation assistance to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with...

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Tax Help

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bedford Library, Auditorium

Adults finance tax help

AARP Foundation operates the AARP Tax-Aide program under a cooperative agreement with the IRS for low and middle income taxpayers. An IRS-certified volunteer from the AARP Foundation will help you complete your tax return. Assistance is available...

Tax Help

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

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

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Free

Fri, Feb 22   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 1

Adults income tax tax help

Urban Bound assists families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less.

Please bring the following required information:

Picture ID

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Free

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Feb 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a very special play time featuring our very own, generously donated Thomas the Tank Engine Play Set! For all ages. 

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime toddler time

Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 1 to 5.

Story Play

Mandarin Storytime

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years chinese first five years multilingual storytime storytime

come visit us and sing songs and hear stories in Mandarin! (Space is limited; get your ticket at the customer service desk. First come, first served.)

Mandarin Storytime

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

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

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ESOL Conversation Group

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Preschool Storytime

ZUMBA for Older Adults

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults apple bank fitness

Have fun and raise your heart rate! Dance your cares away!
Our free Zumba classes are taught by certified Zumba Instructor.

All fitness levels welcome.

For adults aged 17 and up.

Please register at the first floor...

ZUMBA for Older Adults

Babies & Books

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Fitness Fun

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults fitness

Group exercise provided by The Friends of New Utrecht Library

Fitness Fun

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults income tax

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults creative aging everyone is welcome here

Help eliminate your stress through meditation and slow moving exercise. Enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

& the laughs continue...adult movie matinee

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Adults black history month movies at the library

& and the laughs continue with our Adult Matinee...

February 1 Bingo Longo

February 8 - Rush Hour

February 15 - Rush Hour 2

February 22 - Rush Hour 3

 

& the laughs continue...adult movie matinee

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults 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.

Family Playtime

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years

Families with children ages 0-5 are invited to a special playtime every Friday morning in the meeting room. Come and play and meet new friends.

Family Playtime

Storytime with RIF

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime

Join us for a bilingual storytime (English/Spanish) with books, live music, fingerplays, and more! Children will also be eligible to receive a free book courtesy of RIF (Reading is Fundamental).

Recommended ages birth to 5.

Storytime with RIF

Resume Help

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook, Main Floor

Adults career resume

Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search! 

Please bring a draft of your resume...

Resume Help

Family Open Play

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime

Stories, songs, and fun for little ones and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Family Open Play

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Babies & Books

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Beginners Typing Class

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Are you interested in learning how to increase your typing speed and typing accuracy? Please join us and learn the basics of improving typing speed as well as accuracy.

Beginners Typing Class

Playtime

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Kids Create Duplo

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego first five years kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplos. 

Kids Create Duplo

Jack & Friends Family Concert: Suzi Shelton

Fri, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years live music stomp clap and sing

Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher, and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10+ years in such prestigious venues as Symphony Space and the White House Easter Egg Hunt.

Tickets to...

Jack & Friends Family Concert: Suzi Shelton

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   11:15 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Fiber Arts for Adults

Fri, Feb 22   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults creative aging fiber arts

All ages are welcome to join us for this special time dedicated to fiber arts: knitting, crocheting and sewing

Fiber Arts for Adults

Adult Coloring

Fri, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Knitting Club

Fri, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning knitting and crocheting

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Fri, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults

Every Friday afternoon all skill levels are welcomed to join the Knitting and Crochet group. Come meet new people and work on projects. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own crochet hook, knitting needles and yarn.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Creative Aging: Active and Moving "A Pinch of Latin Spice!"

Fri, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Central Library

Older Adults developmental disabilities mental health music

Enjoy this 8 week workshop introducing you to the exciting world of Latin American dances.Dancing can be great exercise for the body, mind and soul. Come join us in as the instructor demonstrates how to move your body to the various rhythmic...

Creative Aging: Active and Moving "A Pinch of Latin Spice!"

Creative Aging: Active & Moving - Salsa - The Rhythm of Passion

Fri, Feb 22   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Older Adults

Enjoy this 8 week workshop introducing you to the exciting world of Latin American dances.  Dancing can be great exercise for the body, mind and soul. Come join us as instructor Myrna Caceres demonstrates how to move your body to the...

Creative Aging: Active & Moving - Salsa - The Rhythm of Passion

After School Homework Help

Fri, Feb 22   12:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

coloring for kids

Fri, Feb 22   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons.  Your kids will have a wonderful time in the library.  

coloring for kids

Crochet with Juana

Fri, Feb 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.

Do It Yourself.

Crochet with Juana

Featured Film: JULIET NAKED

Fri, Feb 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

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: JULIET NAKED

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