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Origami Hour

Tue, Dec 11   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Older Adults arts and crafts holiday

Come drop in and join us to create origami of your choosing at the Mill Basin library!

Paper and instruction diagrams will be provided.

No registration required.

Origami Hour

Babies & Books

Tue, Dec 11   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Dec 11   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. Tips to help older adults to stay healthy this winter.

Tue, Dec 11   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. Tips to help older adults to stay healthy this winter.

Ask a Tech

Tue, Dec 11   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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.

No registration required.

Ask a Tech

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

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

Computer Basics

Mahjong

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults table-top & board games

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Please join us!

Mahjong

Ask A Tech

Tue, Dec 11   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

Ask a Tech

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brownsville Library

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

Kids Create Duplo

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create toddler time

Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.

Kids Create Duplo

Beginners Typing Class

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you want to improve your typing speed? How about your typing accuracy? You will be shown a number of resources and provided computer time to help you improve your typing skill. Come and join the Typing Workshop!
Beginners Typing Class

Read and Play

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Litttle Scientists

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam

Come and explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through stories, music, hands-on exploration, and play with your young child.

Litttle Scientists

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

Coloring pages for kids

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

 

Coloring pages for kids

Coloring pages for kids

Read and Play

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

ESOL Conversation

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

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

ESOL Conversation

Ready Set Kindergarten

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years

 

In this special program, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you...

Ready Set Kindergarten

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults

 

 

Discussion of certain issues

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Computer Basics part II

Tue, Dec 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults 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?

Computer Basics part II

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Dec 11   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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 11   1:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Marcy Library

Teens 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.

There are two parts to computers basics:

-Computer...

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years 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

Babies and Books

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies and Books

Computer Basics III -Typing 101

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Computer Basics III - Typing 101

  Learning to use a computer is not just for young people

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

Computer Basics III -Typing 101

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults microsoft office techknowledge

PowerPoint is a presentation software that allows you to create slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics is for students that are interested in becoming familiar with the...

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Chair Yoga

Tue, Dec 11   1:45 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults yoga

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...

Chair Yoga

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy techknowledge

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

After School Homework Help

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids

Grades 1-8 Homework Help.

After School Homework Help

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults movies at the library

Phantom Thread (2017) 2h 10min.

Set in the glamour of the 1950's post-war-London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites,...

Movies @ the Library

Email Basics

Tue, Dec 11   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

Babies and Books

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies and Books

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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

Introduction to Web Design: Edit Webpage

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Create Your Website with the Wix Editor

Start with a template and make it your own, with easy drag and drop & 1000s of design features.

It’s easy to create your own stunning website. Let's get your website online today!...

Introduction to Web Design: Edit Webpage

Email Basics

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning 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

Ask a Tech

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clarendon, Meeting Room

Adults

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

Internet Safety

Tue, Dec 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults computer basics internet safety techknowledge

Today we use the internet for most things; communicating, banking, shopping, etc. Unfortunately, the Internet is also home to certain risks, such as malware, spam, and phishing. If you want to stay safe online, you'll need to understand these...

Internet Safety

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 11   2:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Kids can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 11   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Kids homework help

Need homework help? We can help!

If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!

Homework Help

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Tue, Dec 11   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics russian

Требуется регистрация. Зарегистрируйтесь в справочном бюро.

Станьте мастером вашего компьютера, планшета или смартфона с Аркадием Клаузовым!

Attend a free class that will make you the boss of your computer,  tablet or...

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

FAMILY MOVIES

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids

Please join us for a Free Family Movie

FAMILY MOVIES

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults 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 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

After School Homework Help

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

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