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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

TechKnowledge: One-on-One Help

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

TechKnowledge

Need help downloading your ebook on your ereader? Don't remember your username or password for your email & you need to reset it?

Get One-on-One Help on the computer, creating & saving documents or printing, tablet, or any...

TechKnowledge: One-on-One Help

Book Cover Revamp

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Have you ever looked at book cover and thought, "This isn't quite right?" Here's your chance to redesign your own. Submit your own ideas by redesigning any classic book cover. Contest is open to teens ages 13-19. Please submit a scanned image of...

Book Cover Revamp

Chess Club

Wed, May 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Coloring pages for children.

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Run out of fun things to do? Come to Sheepshead Bay and color.

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Playtime

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

Jewelry Making with Jennifer Jacobs

Wed, May 23   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Dyker Library

jewelry making

Please come to a three-day Jewelry Making program led by teaching artist Jennifer Jacobs. Participants will leave the program with a finished work.

Please register for this program at the reference desk.

Jewelry Making with Jennifer Jacobs

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Приглашаем детей и родителей! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers.

Russian Storytime: Рассказы для детей на русском языке

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

DISCOVERY TABLE

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay 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 hardware,...

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

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

ESOL Conversation

Toddlertime

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddlertime

English Tools and More

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Microsoft Word Basics II

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

adult learning TechKnowledge


Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Microsoft Word Basics II

Crochet Circle

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Join the New Lots Crochet Circle, make new friends while learning to crochet. Share a stitch , learn a stitch.

Crochet Circle

ARC: Visit

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

ARC Visit

ARC: Visit

Spring Flower Arranging for Adults

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

art and crafts

Join us in creating beautiful spring flower arrangements.

Spring Flower Arranging for Adults

Featured Film: Suburbicon

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

As a 1950s suburban community self-destructs, a home invasion has sinister consequences for one seemingly normal family.

 

Featured Film: Suburbicon

Babies & Books

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

babies & books First Five Years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   1:30 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

Email Basics II

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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 to set up an...
Email Basics II

Adult Game Time

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Anyone interested in games is welcome to participate in our adult game time. We have Playing Cards, Chess, Checkers, Sushi Go, Jenga, Clue, Scrabble, Clue, Uno, Tsuro, Scattergories, and more!

Come play games and meet some friends. Game...

Adult Game Time

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music Spanish Story Play

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Join ESOL Conversation group under the leadership of the experienced ESOL Volunteer. You will improve your English speaking skills and have fun!

ESOL Conversation Group

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Friends Fundraising Sales

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!

All proceeds will go to the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library and will be used to improve the many free services and programs offered by the library.

Friends Fundraising Sales

STEAM

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM is an educational program organized and run by NYC Board of Education teachers. It teaches through computers and crafts science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

STEAM

Tai Chi Exercises

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Learn Tai Chi with Master Stephen Lin Bai-An.

Tai Chi Exercises

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Canarsie Library

esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Resume Editing Help

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

career resume TechKnowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarian is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume with you. Don't have a draft? That's ok, we'll help you create one! First come, first served.

Resume Editing Help

Let's Tie One On with Raven

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Several Stylish Ways to Tie a Scarf

Let's Tie One On with Raven

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Word Basics II

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clarendon Library

TechKnowledge

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.

 

Microsoft Word Basics II

Dedicate a song to Mom! Musical Sharing Program

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Gravesend Library

Come join us in our (belated) celebration of Mother’s Day—with music!

Dedicate the song of your choice to your mom—for fun, for a special memory, or simply to share the song aloud.

Bring in a CD, play a song on your device, or...

Dedicate a song to Mom!  Musical Sharing Program

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet Circle

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Homework Help

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

BPL Musical Instrument Lending Library Kickoff

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

adult learning bklyn incubator Live Music music

Please join us at Central Library for a celebration to mark the kickoff of our latest public service: the Musical Instrument Lending Library! Enjoy refreshments, listen to live music, and test out one of our new guitars, ukuleles, violins, drum...

Featured Event
BPL Musical Instrument Lending Library Kickoff

Homework Help

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

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Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

homework help

  Come get help with your homework, right when you need it.  Our tutor wil help students with all elementary and middle school level subjects.  Whether you need help with a specific project, need to study for a test, or want to...

After School Homework Help

Kids Explore

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Explore their creativity through Keva Blocks, Drawing, and gaming.

Kids Explore

After School Homework Help

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

homework help

Students in grades 1-12 who need help with their homework assignments are welcome.

After School Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every weeks to earn one Free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help!

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

Homework Help!

Japanese Storytime

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Bushwick Library

early literacy Japanese multilingual storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Japanese for children and their parents or caregivers.

日本語で絵本や紙芝居の読み聞かせ、手遊び、わらべ唄を楽しむおはなし会です。お子様と一緒にご参加ください。対象:3歳から5歳くらい

Japanese Storytime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

After School Homework Help

Wed, May 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

homework help

Come and get FREE Homework Help at Clarendon Branch.  Our Homework Helper assist Kids and Teens (Grades 1 -12

After School Homework Help

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