E.g., Jul 27 2017
JUL
27

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Jul 27   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga

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

yoga

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

LibraryLanes Older Adults Dasny techknowledge

Our virtual bowling league competes against other branches. Join us!

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

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

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

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

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

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

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, Jul 27   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.


JUL
28

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 28   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Language Learning

Fri, Jul 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

language learning techk Older Adults English

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages. Free!

LANGUAGE LEARNING

JUL
29

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.


JUL
31

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 31   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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

Mon, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Jul 31   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Book Discussion: A Man Called Ove

Mon, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion Adults Older Adults

Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbor from hell...

Book Cover

Movies @ the Library

Mon, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

films Recreation Movies Adults

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess. (2017) 124 min.

Queen of Katwe

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Mon, Jul 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

kids Adults all ages Older Adults

Come in and crochet or knit with us. We can help beginners, and experts can probably teach us a thing or two. We have crochet hooks, needles and yarn to practice with, but you can definitely bring your own projects. Hope to see you soon!


AUG
1

Mahjong

Tue, Aug 1   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

mahjong Older Adults

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Welcome to join us!

Mahjong

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Aug 1   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

AUG
2

Wednesday Cinema: The Light Between Oceans

Wed, Aug 2   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat.

Movie Projector

Coloring Art Therapy

Wed, Aug 2   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Recreation art Adults Older Adults

Kick back and relax! Enjoy the benefits of coloring! Come join us with other adults as you color and draw your blues away! Adults, older adults, and adults with families welcome


AUG
3

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Aug 3   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga

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

yoga

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Aug 3   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

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

Thu, Aug 3   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

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

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation

Thu, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

exercise meditation relaxation Adults

Practice of Meditation and Exercise increases energy and vitality.  Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 3   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.


AUG
4

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 4   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Language Learning

Fri, Aug 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

language learning techk Older Adults English

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages. Free!

LANGUAGE LEARNING

AUG
5

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Aug 5   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 5   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.


AUG
7

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 7   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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

Mon, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults techknowledge adults learning computer basic connected communities

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...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 7   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...


AUG
8

Mahjong

Tue, Aug 8   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

mahjong Older Adults

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Welcome to join us!

Mahjong

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Aug 8   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults techknowledge Drop in Computer Lab

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.

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Aug 8   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

AUG
9

Wednesday Cinema: Manchester by the Sea

Wed, Aug 9   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film: A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy's father dies.

Movie Projector

Crocheting Circle

Wed, Aug 9   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

techknowledge Dasny Older Adults crocheting

Join us to stitch and create in our crocheting circle. Learn a new stitch with a video tutorial. Beginners are welcome! Please bring your own supplies


AUG
10

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Aug 10   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga

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

yoga

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Aug 10   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

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

Thu, Aug 10   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

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

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation

Thu, Aug 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

exercise meditation relaxation Adults

Practice of Meditation and Exercise increases energy and vitality.  Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, Aug 10   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 10   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.


AUG
11

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 11   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.