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JUL
21

Upcycle Fashion

Sat, Jul 21   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Arts and Crafts for Adults.

Upcycle Fashion

Performing Arts. Meet with a Movie Maker Galina Evtushenko (bilingual program in Russian & English)

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

Movies Movies at the Library Russian

Come to meet with the famous Russian movie maker Galina Evtushenko. You will see a movie Leo Tolstoy and Mahatma Gandhi: a Double Portrait in the Interior of the Age («ROSE» FILM STUDIO, 54min, 2016). THE PROGRAM WILL BE IN ENGLISH AND...

Performing Arts. Meet with a Movie Maker Galina Evtushenko (bilingual program in Russian & English)

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

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Jul 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Cinema: Casablanca

Mon, Jul 23   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Movies Movies at the Library

Come see the classic romantic drama starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman on our large screen.

Cinema: Casablanca

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

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Jul 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

gardening

Learn with Ulmer Park Branch’s Urban Gardening Club how to start your own garden.

Start with planting, growing and harvest flowers & veggies!

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

Computer Basics Multilingual

Mon, Jul 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

TechKnowledge

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...

Computer Basics Multilingual

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Mon, Jul 23   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning TechKnowledge techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Jul 23   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

Cancelled
Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Positive Aging: Zumba exercises

Mon, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

fitness health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercises beneficial for your health! The program is provided courtesy of the Sheepshed Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Zumba exercises

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Dancercise

Mon, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

fitness supported by zipcar

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

JUL
24

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Tue, Jul 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Jul 24   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local instructor Jeana Musacchio for an hour-long wellness and fitness class for older adults!  Join many of your neighbors for a fun, free, low impact, highly beneficial weekly exercise class!

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tai Chi

Tue, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Find peace and a bit of relaxing excerises with our Tai Chi class.

Tai Chi

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Jul 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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.

Computer Basics

Tue, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

TechKnowledge

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.

 

Computer Basics

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Tue, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Join low impact exercise under the guidance of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Ask A Tech

Tue, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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

Tue, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Chair Yoga

Tue, Jul 24   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Library Lanes

Tue, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

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

crochet Fiber Arts

Knit, crochet, and chat!

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Computer Basics: Internet Basics 3

Tue, Jul 24   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning TechKnowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Computer Basics: Internet Basics 3

JUL
25

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, Jul 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, iPad, Laptops 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 Lab Computer Lab

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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, Jul 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

JUL
26

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

creative aging

Thursdays, July 19th to September 6th, 2018, 10:30 am,                               ...

Register
Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

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

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon 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

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jul 26   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 26   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

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jul 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Chess Club

Thu, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Computer Basics

Thu, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

computer basics TechKnowledge

Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Please Register in Advance at the Desk.

Computer Basics

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

E-books basics

Thu, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

TechKnowledge

Learn how to download E-books, audio books and more unto your tablet, kindle or iPad. Feel free to bring your own devices!

E-books basics

Movies @ the Library: I Can Only Imagine

Thu, Jul 26   2:30 pm to 4:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

PG

(Drama, 110 minutes)

The inspiring and unknown true story behind MercyMe's beloved, chart topping song that brings ultimate hope to so many is a gripping reminder of the power of true forgiveness.

Movies @ the Library: I Can Only Imagine

Portraits of HEROES: Art exhibition reception -look for new date in the September

Thu, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

 

 

 

Portraits of HEROES:  Art exhibition reception -look for new date in the September

JUL
27

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

arts and crafts

Create your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

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.

Featured Film: BREATHE

Fri, Jul 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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: BREATHE

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