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Chess Club

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

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

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 20   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults bric

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...

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Motion Graphics with After Effects

ESOL Class

Thu, Sep 20   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ESOL Class

10 STEPS TO STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Thu, Sep 20   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning small business

Instructor: Svitlana Tsaryova

основы бизнес-планирования

Узнайте, что нужно для открытия собственного дела!

Данный курс дает общее представление о шагах, которые необходимо предпринять, чтобы начать свое дело,
а...

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10 STEPS TO STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Knitting for Adults

Thu, Sep 20   5:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Dyker Library

Adults

Come socialize with a group of ladies and knit at your leisure!

Knitting for Adults

Just Sing! Karaoke

Thu, Sep 20   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults summer reading techknowledge teen tech time kids tech time

Family Karaoke Night every third Thursday.

Join us and sing your favorite song!

All are welcome!!!

Just Sing! Karaoke

Shape UP NYC: Free Workout Classes

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults fitness

Shape Up NYC is a free, drop-in fitness program with locations across the five boroughs. There is no class registration, simply show up and get a great workout!

Eastern Parkway's fitness class is Zumba!

Zumba is a fusion of Latin...

Shape UP NYC: Free Workout Classes

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Wonder

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning book club

Join our discussion. Stop by the Reference desk to borrow a copy. 

August Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants...

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Wonder

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults

Are you hoping to get your high school equivaleny diploma (HSE). Need to build your reading and writing skills. Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, registered for the TASC exam, or...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults

 

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help. Join our free exam preparation groups.

Citizenship Exam Coaching

National External Diploma Program (NEDP) Orientation

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Pacific Library

Adults hse

Looking for a different way to earn your high school equivalency diploma? The National External Diploma Program could be right for you!

This web-based program for adults offers flexibility to earn your equivalency diploma even if you are...

National External Diploma Program (NEDP) Orientation

American Opera Project Presents: Opera in Bed-Stuy

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults live music music performance

Join us for an unforgettable one-hour evening performance of Opera in Bed-Stuy. This original presentation features vocalist Nicole Joy Mitchell, contralto, and Christopher Cooley, pianist. Born, raised, and a current resident of Bed-Stuy, Nicole...

American Opera Project Presents: Opera in Bed-Stuy

Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults adult learning 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.

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Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Practice your English with others in a relaxed setting.

English Conversation Group

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Adults

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 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.

ESOL Conversation Group

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Thu, Sep 20   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults 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, Sep 20   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Computer Basics Laptop)

Thu, Sep 20   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics Laptop)

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CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults 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

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

DISCOVERY TABLE

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Art forms. Arts & Crafts for Adults.

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Enjoy doing crafts in the company of your peers. The program is made possible thanks to collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms. Arts & Crafts for Adults.

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

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

Homeowners & Tenants: Tax Exemption & Rent Freeze Enrollment Event

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults benefit assistance finance

The NYC Department of Finance and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon are hosting an enrollment event for homeowners and renters: STAR tax exemption, Senior Citizen Homeowner’s Exemption (SCHE), Disabled Homeowner’s Exemption (DHE), Enhanced STAR,...

Homeowners & Tenants: Tax Exemption & Rent Freeze Enrollment Event

Ask a Tech

Fri, Sep 21   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

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Sep 21   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, Sep 21   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

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, Sep 21   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

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults 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

Creative Aging: Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning bengali creative aging

The dance arts, cultural traditions and ceremonies of my Hindu tradition and India have played an important part in my upbringing and are integral part of my being. Its memories are part of my identity and inspire my art making. - Aeilushi Mistry...

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Creative Aging:  Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

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

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

Story Play

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Older Adults

Dancing classes with Walter Perez, a great teaching artist from Argentina.

Walter will make learning Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and more easy to learn.

So whether you know how to dance or want to learn some new steps come and have...

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Children's Open Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Teens techknowledge

Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.

Teen Tech Time

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

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

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years storytime preschool

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

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

Babies & Books

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

 

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 21   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:30 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.

ESOL Conversation Group

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Sep 21   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.

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   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

Brower Park Writing Group

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Creative writing with prompts, or choose your own topic. Share your work with other aspiring writers.

Brower Park Writing Group

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Older Adults

Come to computer basics class where you'll learn all the basics of how to use a computer!

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

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

Babies & Books

WE NYC Master Leadership

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults business

This workshop is designed to help women entrepreneurs gain the critical management skills needed to start, operate, and grow a successful business. Experts in leadership development and entrepreneurship will provide guidance on how to promote...

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WE NYC Master Leadership

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