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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

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, Oct 17   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between September 5th and November 21st. 

ESOL Class

Toy Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop by and play with our toys, make new friends, and have fun!

Toy Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

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. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

Chess Club

Wed, Oct 17   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

Disability Protections Symposium: Creating Discrimination Free and Accessible Communities

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
10:00am - 2:00pm
Brooklyn Public Library - Dweck Hall
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238


Wheelchair accessible entrance on Eastern Parkway.
RSVP to Juan Carlos Figueroa...

Featured Event Cancelled
Disability Protections Symposium: Creating Discrimination Free and Accessible Communities

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program available from 10am to 5pm Call 311 to make an appointment.

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Dyker Library

Birth to Five Years 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

Story Play

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Eastern Parkway Library

Birth to Five Years story play

Please join us for Stories and Playtime.

Story Play

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy

Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Babies and Books

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Interested in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use computers, by attending our Techknowledge Computer class because our TRS makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come into the branch to register with our TRS to...

Computer Basics

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

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. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years

Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
October 3rd through December 19th

 

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

پانچ سال تک کی...

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Science Baby!

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books science baby stem & steam toddler time

Join us at the library for this special 8-week series for babies and toddlers exploring STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Science Baby is a creative science program for 0-3 year olds led by teaching artist Emma Gordon. The...

Science Baby!

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

4 Women: Introduction to Google Calendar

Wed, Oct 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

In this lesson, we will learn all about creating and using a Google Calendar account. Google Calendar allows you to manage and plan your daily events, set up tasks and get email or text reminders when the next task is due.

In this guide...

4 Women: Introduction to Google Calendar

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Oct 17   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Story Play

Wed, Oct 17   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.

Story Play

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

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)

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Pre-school Storytime

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Marcy Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for Preschool Storytime every Wednesday at 11am. Ages 3,4 & 5 welcome!

Pre-school Storytime

Yoga

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

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

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and finger plays that you can try together at home in this lapsit program for babies and caregivers. Ages 0 to 18 months. *Groups please call (718) 277-6004 to make an advance reservation.

Babies & Books

Story Time

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Story Time

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults 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

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Toddlers Explore

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Toddlers can explore their creative side with tactile arts and craft experiences. An excellent opportunity to practice motor skills!

Ages 2 - 5.

Toddlers Explore

Words & Memories

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults conversations creative aging support groups

Come & share your life experiences in a group setting in which you will enjoy and enhance the process of remembering. It’s a great opportunity to remember and share your childhood memories while meeting new people and hear them share their...

Words & Memories

Story and Play

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your children to the library to enjoy this fantastic program by experienced librarians!

Story and Play

Beginners Typing Class

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults techknowledge

· Learn to improve typing speed

· Learn to improve typing accuracy

· Type without looking at the keyboard

 

Beginners Typing Class

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults techknowledge

New to computer? 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

TechAssist!

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

If you're new to technology, not familiar with a particular technology device or a program or an app. Come get help!

TechAssist!

Art O'Clock for Adults

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Adults arts 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!

Art O'Clock for Adults

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults small business

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 mentor...

Register
Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults 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

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