E.g., Jul 18 2018
JUL
18

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jul 18   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Crystal Bracelet Workshop

Wed, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning jewelry making

Join us to create a stunning, crystal bracelet that is sure to turn heads. We will use Swarovski crystals and glass seed beads to make a beautiful bracelet that you’ll love wearing! All materials will be provided.

Registration is required...

Crystal Bracelet Workshop

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Wed, Jul 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

adult learning Literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Featured Event Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Computer Basics

Wed, Jul 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

Intro to Smart Technology

Wed, Jul 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

adult learning TechKnowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely relatively new to computer operations.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the technology known as smart technology. It also introduces users to the basics...

Intro to Smart Technology

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jul 18   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

JUL
19

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 19   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

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Thu, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

adult learning arts and crafts summer reading

Cypress Hills is pleased to offer a Summer craft series for adults. We will be making our own journals, planting personal wildflower gardens in containers we decoupage ourselves, creating vision boards, making our own coloring...

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

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

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Falun Dafa

Thu, Jul 19   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

adult learning yoga

A Practice of meditation and exercise

Falun Dafa

Book Club/Discussion for Adults

Thu, Jul 19   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Marcy Library

adult learning book club book discussion

Join our new monthly book club!

H is for Hawk, by Helen Macdonald – After her father dies unexpectedly, Helen Macdonald decides to train a goshawk to focus her grief. But in her mourning, she saw that the goshawk’s fierce and feral...

Book Club/Discussion for Adults

JUL
21

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 21   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
23

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

Movies @ the Library: The Post

Mon, Jul 23   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning Movies Movies at the Library

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government. Director: Steven Spielberg. Cast: Meryl Streep, Tom...

Movies @ the Library: The Post

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

JUL
24

Overeaters Anonymous

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

adult learning

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Computer Basics

Tue, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Jul 24   5:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Marcy Library

adult learning Movies Movies at the Library

Join us for a movie at Marcy Library! Sit back, relax, and enjoy a film with your fellow adult library-goers. We will be watching the blockbuster hit WONDER WOMAN.




 

Movies @ the Library

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 24   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

 

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 24   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

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

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

Crystal Bracelet Workshop

Wed, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning jewelry making

Join us to create a stunning, crystal bracelet that is sure to turn heads. We will use Swarovski crystals and glass seed beads to make a beautiful bracelet that you’ll love wearing! All materials will be provided.

Registration is required...

Crystal Bracelet Workshop

Computer Basics

Wed, Jul 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jul 25   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

JUL
26

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

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Thu, Jul 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

adult learning arts and crafts summer reading

Cypress Hills is pleased to offer a Summer craft series for adults. We will be making our own journals, planting personal wildflower gardens in containers we decoupage ourselves, creating vision boards, making our own coloring...

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

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

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 26   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Falun Dafa

Thu, Jul 26   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

adult learning yoga

A Practice of meditation and exercise

Falun Dafa

Toastmasters

Thu, Jul 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Midwood Library

adult learning

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? Learn useful tips and tricks that will help you develop your speaking skills and reach your goals.

Toastmasters

Portraits of HEROES: Art Exhibition Opening Reception

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

adult learning creative aging

Celebrate our talented BPL patrons!

Join us for the first Sheepshead Bay Library art exhibition featuring portraits of famous people drawn by our Creative Aging Art class.

Find out about our upcoming fall 2018 Creative Aging Art...

Portraits of HEROES: Art Exhibition Opening Reception

JUL
27

One-on-One Technology Help

Fri, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning TechKnowledge

Need help with your new device? Need to refresh or improve your knowledge of Microsoft Office, printing, or computer use? Come to the Spring Creek Library and ask for assistance:

   One-on-One assistance with electonics

...
One-on-One Technology Help

JUL
28

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 28   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
30

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Mon, Jul 30   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

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

JUL
31

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

adult learning

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Computer Basics

Tue, Jul 31   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 31   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 31   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

 

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 31   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Computer Basics: Email Basics

Tue, Jul 31   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

How...

Computer Basics: Email Basics

AUG
1

Essential Oils 101:

Wed, Aug 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult learning creative aging health and wellness

Essential Oils 101

Taught by döTERRA Wellness Advocate Amy Grindeland.

In this class you will learn:

● What are essential oils?

● Where do essential oils come from?

● How they work?

● Safe ways to...

Register
Essential Oils 101:

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 1   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

Computer Basics

Wed, Aug 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

AUG
2

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 2   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

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Thu, Aug 2   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

adult learning arts and crafts summer reading

Cypress Hills is pleased to offer a Summer craft series for adults. We will be making our own journals, planting personal wildflower gardens in containers we decoupage ourselves, creating vision boards, making our own coloring...

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Learn Guitar at the Library

Thu, Aug 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult learning music

Come learn the basics of playing guitar at Cortelyou Library.

Learn the basics notes and chord progressions Learn how to turn your guitar using standard and digital tuners Be able to understand Chord Charts Will be able to play 1 to 2...
Learn Guitar at the Library

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