E.g., Jan 18 2019
JAN
18

Mixed Media: 2019 Vision Boards

Fri, Jan 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults arts and crafts diy

This January

 

We'll be creating Vision Boards for the Year Ahead! Every Friday, come, unwind and look to the future!!    
Mixed Media: 2019 Vision Boards

JAN
19

Computer Basics

Sat, Jan 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics 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 hardware,...

Computer Basics

Poetry program (in Russian)

Sat, Jan 19   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults poetry russian

ТВОРЧЕСКИЕ ВСТРЕЧИ В БРУКЛИНЕ: СТИХОВ ЗВУЧАЩИЕ СТРАНИЦЫ

Международная организация «Искусство вдохновения – Владимир Андреев и его друзья» и Бруклинская публичная библиотека Kings Bay представляют творческий вечер.

Владимир Андреев...

Poetry program (in Russian)

JAN
22

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Tue, Jan 22   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Positive Aging: Current Events

Tue, Jan 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning 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.

Ask a Tech

Scrabble

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Jan 22   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. Information about dietary supplements.

Tue, Jan 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations 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. Information about dietary supplements.

Ask A Tech

Tue, Jan 22   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

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

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

Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 22   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

Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

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

Computer Basics

Email Basics

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning email techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults diy

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Meet with Yuliy Ayzenshtat, Holocaust Survivor, and others

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults conversations

Come to meet with Yuliy Ayzenshtat and others who survived Holocaust tragedy.

Originally from Glusk, Belorussia, Mr. Ayzenshtat was a child when Germans occupied the place where he has lived all his life. It happened on June 27th 1941....

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Meet with Yuliy Ayzenshtat, Holocaust Survivor, and others

Adult Coloring

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

Adult Coloring

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jan 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 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

JAN
23

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jan 23   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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard 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

BINGO Fun

Wed, Jan 23   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

JAN
24

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults 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 Bowling League

EMail/Internet basics for Older Adults

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Older Adults email

Beginners Welcome.  Small group personalized instruction

EMail/Internet basics for Older Adults

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jan 24   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

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   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, Jan 24   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

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Jan 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Movies @ the Library: Silver Screens: Second Chorus

Thu, Jan 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Older Adults

Perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are surprised when Artie Shaw hires competent manager Ellen Miller away from their college band. Danny and Hank get jobs with Artie Shaw's band, as two trumpet players, each trying to trump...

Movies @ the Library: Silver Screens: Second Chorus

Silver Screens: Second Chorus with Fred Astaire

Thu, Jan 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Older Adults movies at the library

Perennial college students Danny O'Neill and Hank Taylor are surprised when Artie Shaw hires competent manager Ellen Miller away from their college band. Danny and Hank get jobs with Artie Shaw's band, as two trumpet players, each trying to trump...

Silver Screens: Second Chorus with Fred Astaire

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Jan 24   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

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.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Jan 24   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: Beautifully Broken (PG-13)

Thu, Jan 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Older Adults

(Drama, 108 minutes)

A refugee's escape, a prisoner's promise, and a daughter's painful secret converge in this inspiring real life story of hope.

Movies @ the Library: Beautifully Broken (PG-13)

JAN
25

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Jan 25   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts jewelry making

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

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Fri, Jan 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults creative aging everyone is welcome here

Help eliminate your stress through meditation and slow moving exercise. Enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Jan 25   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.

Featured Film: CROOKED HOUSE

Fri, Jan 25   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: CROOKED HOUSE

JAN
26

Morning Meditations

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults

Join Us, Saturday January 12th and 26th for Morning Meditations to ease into the New Year.  Introduction to simple mindfullness techniques, excercises, and digital apps.
Morning Meditations

Russian Literature Club. Клуб приглашает всех любителей литературы и поэзии!

Sat, Jan 26   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults poetry russian

We invite Russian Literature and poetry enthusiasts to join our monthly club of immigrant writers and poets! Our goal is to unite and support immigrant writers and poets and help them be heard!

Литературный клуб, приглашает всех любителей...

Russian Literature Club.  Клуб приглашает всех любителей  литературы и поэзии!

Art forms. Jewish Art & Craft Guild Winter Exhibition Presentation

Sat, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults artist talks exhibitions russian

Jewish Art & Craft Guild and King Bay Library cordially invite you to attend the Guild’s Annual Exhibition. The exhibition will be available for public view from Monday, December 17 2018 to Friday, February 1st 2019. The presentation will...

Art forms. Jewish Art & Craft Guild Winter Exhibition Presentation

Art forms: Jewish Folk Crafts Guild Annual Meeting

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults artist talks arts and crafts

At this meeting the artists will talk about their new annual exhibtion and will accept some new members to their guild. It's open to general public too, but the conversation will be in Russian.

Art forms: Jewish Folk Crafts Guild Annual Meeting

Fun With Yarn!

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Please join us to work on projects in yarn. Instruction in crocheting is provided. Yarn available, limited hooks/needles available. No registration required.

Fun With Yarn!

JAN
28

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   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

Mon, Jan 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Monday Morning Motion

Mon, Jan 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Coney Island Library

Older Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

Join Coney Island staff for some low-impact healthy exercise!

Monday Morning Motion

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

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