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25

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Join a group of your peers and discuss current events. Have fun!

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

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!

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Older Adults

Do you have questions about the new Health Care Law? Would you like help signing up on the new New York State Insurance Exchanges? Trained Navigators are available at the Mapleton Library to answer your questions and help you navigate...
Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Positive Aging. Older Adults Open House

Tue, Sep 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Senior Open House and orientation!

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Positive Aging. Older Adults Open House

Tai Chi

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Older Adults

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

Tai Chi

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Scrabble

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics, brief introduction to computers, Learn how to navigate the desktop/laptop.

Learn how to browse the internet.

Space is limited!!

Computer Basics

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Sep 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   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.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Flu: Get the Shot.

Tue, Sep 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will share with you important information related to your health.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Flu: Get the Shot.

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise.

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Join your peers and enjoy low impact exercise. Experienced Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise.

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults 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

Ask A Tech

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older 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

Chair Yoga

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults

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...

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Chair Yoga

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults movies movies at the library

Just Getting Started (2017) 1h 31min.

A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run about an ex-FBI agent and an ex-mob lawyer in the witness protection program having to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend...

Movies @ the Library

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy techknowledge

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults 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, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

SEP
26

Art forms. Painting class.

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Enjoy learning to paint in the company of your peers. The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. To register for this class please call at 718-769-3579.

Art forms. Painting class.

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older 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.

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Ask a Tech

Ask a Tech (Basic)

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:30 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 (Basic)

Chess Club

Wed, Sep 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older Adults

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

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

The Art of Collage Adult Workshop with Donna Miskend

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Adults express your creativity through collage in this introductory workshop. Learn the different ways collage is used for both realistic and abstract art. Bring your good color printouts or Xerox copies (to cut up) of handwritten letters, photos...

The Art of Collage Adult Workshop with Donna Miskend

The Art of Collage Adult Workshop with Donna Miskend

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Adults express your creativity through collage in this introductory workshop. Learn the different ways collage is used for both realistic and abstract art.

Bring your good color printouts or Xerox copies (to cut up) of handwritten letters...

The Art of Collage Adult Workshop with Donna Miskend

Older Adults Open House

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Older Adults

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Older Adult Open House and orientation.

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adults Open House

SEP
27

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

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

Older Adults

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

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older 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

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older Adults techknowledge

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

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Older Adults creative aging

Thursdays, July 19th to Octover 4th, 2018, 10:30 am,                                ...

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on! gaming

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Chess Club

Thu, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Thu, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics, computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Introduction to Typing

Thu, Sep 27   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Introduction to typing class consists of:

Using the keyboard

Key commands reference sheet

Saving a document to the temporary drive on the PC

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

Never Too Late to Learn: Introduction to Typing

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Movies @ the Library: The Leisure Seeker

Thu, Sep 27   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(R)

(Comedy/Drama, 112 minutes)

A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

Movies @ the Library: The Leisure Seeker

SEP
28

Art forms: Jewelry Making

Fri, Sep 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Enjoy making your own jewelry under direction of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. This program is a lot of fun!

Art forms: Jewelry Making

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

Fri, Sep 28   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...

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

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 28   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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Sep 28   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.

Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 28   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

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Featured Film: THE LEISURE SEEKERS

Fri, Sep 28   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: THE LEISURE SEEKERS

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29

Older Adult Open House at Central Library

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults openhouse2018

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Senior Open House and orientation!

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adult Open House at Central Library

Cinema. Meet with the Russian filmmaker Galina Evtushenko: The Last Station movie in Russian with English subtitles.

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults movies movies at the library openhouse2018 russian

К 190-летию со дня рождения Л.Н. Толстого.

Приходите на встречу с известным российским режиссером Галиной Евтушенко. Вы увидите фильм «Полустанок» («ROSE» FILM STUDIO, 52 min). Фильм на русском языке с английскими субтитрами.

...

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Cinema. Meet with the Russian filmmaker Galina Evtushenko: The Last Station movie in Russian with English subtitles.

OCT
1

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Oct 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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, Oct 1   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

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