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Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Maimonides: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults dance fitness and classes fitness health and wellness Healthy Communities

Did you know that Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention is one of the best things you can do to prevent falls? This evidence-based exercise program reduces the risk of falling by improving strength, balance, flexibility, and...

Maimonides: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tech Help for your Job Search

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career computer basics resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

Virtual Resume & Career Help

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian over Zoom.

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Virtual Resume & Career Help

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Tue, Oct 4   11:15 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing poetry teen time

Black Out Poetry Kits will be available all month long. Visit the second floor childrens desk to pick up your kit!

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

OATS/BPL Technology For All Fall 2022 Series

Tue, Oct 4   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Topics: 

All Things Zoom – October 4 Internet of Things - October 11 Smartphones - October 18 Protecting...
OATS/BPL Technology For All Fall 2022 Series

Blood Pressure Screening

Tue, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Tuesday, from 1:00 to 2 pm. The taking of blood...

Blood Pressure Screening

Computer 101 For All: Individual Sessions

Tue, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults adult learning computer basics email health and wellness

Are you having trouble with using your computer and surfing internet ?  Do you want to learn how to use and navigate applications and websites?  The Mapleton Library is offering a weekly 101 basic computer class, such as:...

Computer 101 For All:  Individual Sessions

Chess Club

Tue, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults Chess Workshop

The Chess Club has resumed at the Midwood Library!  Play chess and have fun!

Chess Club

Mahjong

Tue, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults table-top & board games

learn how to play Mahjong, meet new friends.

Mahjong

Technology Program: Computer Basics at the Kings Bay Library

Tue, Oct 4   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

Computer Basics is a series of courses which will introduce new PC users to the hardware, applications and techniques used to navigate a computer.

Registration is Required.

This class will be held in the Kings Bay Library ...

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Technology Program: Computer Basics at the Kings Bay Library

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway

Tue, Oct 4   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Limited space (16 individuals only)

Masks are mandatory for everyone, age 2 and up, entering the program room....

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 4   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-18 months old and their caregivers. 

Masks are encouraged for this program for the...

Babies & Books

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 4   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Computer Basics from the Eastern Parkway Library

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults computer basics adult learning 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 from the Eastern Parkway Library

ADULT FAMILY FEUD

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults game on Virtual Programming

Join the New Lots Library every other Tuesday for a fun game of Family Feud! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!! This program will take place on Zoom.

Family feud is a team-oriented game designed for adults 18+. 

How the game is...

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ADULT FAMILY FEUD

Resume and Job Search Help

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults career adult learning resume

Brownsville library will be providing one-on-one resume and cover letter assistance on Tuesdays this fall.  We are here to support job seekers at all stages in their job search.  Whether you are at the top of your career and looking for...

Resume and Job Search Help

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou, Meeting Room

Adults 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

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults computer programming adult learning Microsoft Office

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

Tech Help: By Appointment

How do I use my Mac with other Apple devices?

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

If you are new to Apple computers or just need to update your skills, join us for basic computer classes.

We will also introduce other Apple products like the iPad, Apple watch and iPhone plus covering such topics as creating and managing...

How do I use my Mac with other Apple devices?

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Older Adults computer basics techknowledge

Come learn microsoft word basics. We will provide laptops. Please register for the class. Masks must be worn.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

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Ask a Tech

Feature Film: Cinema Classic

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Come join us at Brooklyn Heights for an afternoon of classic cinema!

Ask at the library for more details. 

Feature Film: Cinema Classic

Senior Debate for Older Adults Fall 2022 Series

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults adult learning Civic Engagement

Let the 3rd Phase of Senior Debate at BPL Begin!

Returning for another 10-session series is our exciting and informative Senior Debate! For our new participants interested in learning what Senior Debate is all about, and our...

Senior Debate for Older Adults Fall 2022 Series

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults arts and crafts adult learning knitting and crocheting

Knitting and Crochet group meet weekly at Cypress Hills Library , the classs is led by LCS Veronica Johnson and volunteer Esther Curry.

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Adults movies movies at the library techknowledge

Elvis (2022) 2 hr. 39 min.               October 4, 2022

The life of American music icon Elvis Presley, from his childhood to becoming a rock and movie star in the 1950s while...

Movies @ the Library

Let's Get Sketchy! A Drop-in Art Series

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of drawing. Learn to express what you see or imagine! These skills can help you build a career!

Registration recommended (Some walk-ins...

Let's Get Sketchy! A Drop-in Art Series

Teen-Teen Time Game Tournament

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen tech time video games

Come join the Brooklyn Public Library for a game tournament! Bring your competitive spirit and come compete to see who is the best at a variety of physical games and video games, and possibly win some prizes! This event will coincide with the...

Teen-Teen Time Game Tournament

Census Team Information Session and Recruiting Event

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults career community partner

You will have the opportunity to learn about the importance of the Census, available job opportunities, and to apply in person at the Walt Whitman Library at 93 Saint Edwards Street in Brooklyn. 

Representatives from the United...

Census Team Information Session and Recruiting Event

Digital Privacy

Tue, Oct 4   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Adults computer basics internet safety techknowledge

How do I keep myself safe on the internet? What do these websites want with my information? Is this website trustworthy?

Everything from our web browsing to mobile devices and the Internet base products installed in our homes has the...

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Digital Privacy

Teen Tech Time Photography 101 Series

Tue, Oct 4   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Teens, Join us in our Teen Tech Time Photography 101 Series 

 Every Tuesday from 2:30pm to 4:00pm 

 Learn how to use your cellphone/camera to produce professional level images and edit them for your albums...

Teen Tech Time Photography 101 Series

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway, Special Program Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge

Join us for our Teen Tech Time Photography 101 series. Learn how to use your cellphone to produce professional level images and edit them for the family album.

Tuesday, September 27 | Introduction to Photography

Thursday,...

Teen Tech Time

Inclusive Grab and Go: Art with Tom

Tue, Oct 4   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts grab and go kits preschool

Art with Tom is an Inclusive Grab & Go video and art making series from BPL and Tom Burnett. Patrons can access Tom's imaginative & fun videos on BPL’s YouTube channel and make related art projects with materials provided by the library,...

Inclusive Grab and Go: Art with Tom

Kid Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids game on kids explore

Come to Gravesend Branch for a video-game fun! We have Switch, PS4 and X-box and more. 

Kid Tech Time

Kids Tech Time: Minecraft

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids after school video games

Rule 1, don't dig straight down. Join us for an afternoon of mining and crafting as we explore new worlds together and try not to get blown up by creepers.

This program is generally aimed at children 10-12. Registration is recommended....

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Kids Tech Time: Minecraft

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults fitness positive aging

Health Benefits

Practice of meditation and exercise.

Increases Energy and Vitality.

Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance

www.falundafa.org 

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Come and grab

bag of beads

Create you own

 Fun Beaded Jewelry! 

Kids Create: BEADS:

Kids Create: Lanyards

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school kids create

Come hang out at Gerritsen and make yourself an awesome new keychain!

Kids Create: Lanyards

Kids' Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Kids kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time video games

Kids can join us for an hour of hands on technology time--the Nintendo Switch! Great program for tween, too!

Kids' Tech Time

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids kids tech time video games

Join us for Kids Tech Time! We have video games, Switches, tablets, laptops and more!

Please note that this program is for children ages 6-12 and masks are required.

Kids Tech Time

Kid's Create

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create Library Lab

Come for a new art or science activity inspired every week Tuesday from 3-4 p.m. at Cortelyou Library.

Kid's Create

Introduction to Gmail

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

In this lesson you will learn about Gmail and other features offered with a Google account.

Introduction to Gmail

Hidden Picture Game

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots, Auditorium

Kids all ages after school Events for Youth and Family table-top & board games

Hidden Picture games are a great way to introduce or review vocabulary. If you are not familiar with the hidden picture game, it’s really simple and you might grow to love it. Join the New Lots library as we guess the hidden object/word!...

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Hidden Picture Game

Teen DIY: Journaling

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing after school DIY teen time

Come to The Eastern Parkway branch and join our Journaling program. We will meet every Tuesday afternoon and write about various topics that interest you. We can also use our journals to both write about and scrapbook our ideas. ...

Teen DIY: Journaling

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us in a teen friendly environment where you can meet new friends and old, while playing an assortment of video games, board games and computer games. Use our PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, etc to challenge each other in friendly battles....

Teen Tech Time

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Bklyn Incubator teen tech time teen time video games

Librarian Let's Play is an interactive BPL Incubator gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game I love and want to show you.

Join me as I play through various...

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Build with LEGO

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids after school Build with Duplo Build with Lego first five years

LEGO, DUPLO, soft blocks - oh my!

Have fun building and creating structures in the children's area. Take on a building challenge, or create somehting form your imagination. Bring a friend or make new ones; Everyone is welcome!

...

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Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults game on teen tech time video games

Join us for weekly gaming fun at the  Red Hook Library. Put your smash skills to the test, race against your peers, or have a dance-off with your friends!
We have a wide selection of video games including:

Super Smash Bros....

Teen Tech Time

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