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MAY
25

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Blood Pressure Screening

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 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 Wednesday, from 11 am to 12 pm. The taking of...

Blood Pressure Screening

Community Health Education Series. Facts About Cataracts

Wed, May 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations health and wellness

Kings Bay Library in collaboration with the Nostrand NORC and Visiting Nurse Services of New York (VNS) presents the Community Health Education Series - Facts About Cataracts, followed by meditation and relazation exercise. Stop by before...

Community Health Education Series. Facts About Cataracts

Journey to Parenthood: Coping and Comforts for Labor / afrontamiento y comodidades para el parto

Wed, May 25   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator grab and go kits health and wellness Healthy Communities

Este taller se facilitará tanto en inglés como en español; todos nos reuniremos en el mismo Zoom para abrir y cerrar el taller, pero tendremos salas de trabajo para su idioma preferido. Erica Livingston facilitará la sala de trabajo en inglés y...

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Journey to Parenthood: Coping and Comforts for Labor / afrontamiento y comodidades para el parto

MAY
27

PPE Giveaway

Fri, May 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Rugby Library

Adults covid-19 health and wellness

Volunteers will be handing out PPE.

*This event was rescheduled from 5/16/22.

PPE Giveaway

MAY
31

Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Join our virtual Dancercise workshop in these six sessions series on Zoom staring Tuesday 4/26. Lead by instructor Akwesi Asante, you will learn to do light movement, stretching, strengthening, breathwork, and self-...

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Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Unlock Your Potential with Good Nutrition: information table with CABS

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults BPL Outdoors health and wellness Healthy Communities

Stop by at the Kings Bay Library (in front of the building) to learn more about healthy eating habits and nutrition. Our neighbors and NYCHA residents are welcome! Informational flyers, PPEs (Personal Protective Equipment), healthy recipies and...

Unlock Your Potential with Good Nutrition: information table with CABS

Journey to Parenthood: Queer Childbirth Education

Tue, May 31   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator grab and go kits health and wellness Healthy Communities

This 90-minute virtual workshop will focus on queer childbirth education and will be facilitated by Mads Jacobs. 

Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be emailed prior to the workshop. For more information or assistance...

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Journey to Parenthood: Queer Childbirth Education

JUN
1

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Jun 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Cookmobile at Central Library

Wed, Jun 1   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Teens & Young Adults BPL Outdoors cooking gardening health and wellness

Are you always hungry? Looking for some new skills in the kitchen? Have you ever thought about cooking as a delicious scientific experiment?

Join us outdoors on the Central Library Plaza for hands-on cooking demos for teens!...

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Cookmobile at Central Library

Journey to Parenthood: Choices in Your Birth and Building Your Birth Blueprint

Wed, Jun 1   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator grab and go kits health and wellness Healthy Communities

This 90-minute virtual workshop will focus on choices in your birth and building your birth blueprint. This workshop will be co-facilitated by Megan Davidson and Erica Livingston.

Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be...

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Journey to Parenthood: Choices in Your Birth and Building Your Birth Blueprint

JUN
4

Health and Wellness: Yoga

Sat, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities yoga and meditation

  Are you looking for a way to de-stress in these challenging times? Join us on Saturday's for an afternoon of relaxation and rejuvenation while practicing Yoga. Yoga has origins dating back over 5,000 years in India and yields...
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Health and Wellness: Yoga

JUN
7

You're Invited! Dancercise with Akwesi Asante

Tue, Jun 7   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Imagination Playground at Betsy Head

Adults bpl 125 BPL Outdoors dance fitness and classes fitness

Brooklyn Public Library is celebrating its 125th Anniversary this year! Join us for a series of celebrations around Brooklyn this summer to commemorate this incredible milestone and participate in our Summer Reading program.

This event...

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You're Invited! Dancercise with Akwesi Asante

JUN
8

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Jun 8   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Community Health Education Series: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Wed, Jun 8   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

Join us for an event organized in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Services (VNS) and local NORC (Naturally Occured Retirement Community). The program will take place at the Kings Bay Library Meeting Room. There will be useful information and...

Community Health Education Series: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Journey to Parenthood: Facing Induction and Other Obstacles in Birth

Wed, Jun 8   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator health and wellness Healthy Communities Maternal Health

This 90-minute virtual workshop will focus on facing induction and other obstacles. This workshop will be co-facilitated by Briani George and Erica Livingston.

Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be emailed prior to the...

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Journey to Parenthood: Facing Induction and Other Obstacles in Birth

JUN
11

BPL Outdoors: Brower Park Welcome Party

Sat, Jun 11   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Kids board game exchange library BPL Outdoors health and wellness performance

Meet your neighbors and some cute pooches!

We have activities, crafts and give-aways for all ages. 

1pm Storytime for ages 0-5 2pm Doggy Fashion Show 3pm Musical Performance

We have give-aways and crafts and games and...

BPL Outdoors: Brower Park Welcome Party

Health and Wellness: Yoga

Sat, Jun 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities yoga and meditation

  Are you looking for a way to de-stress in these challenging times? Join us on Saturday's for an afternoon of relaxation and rejuvenation while practicing Yoga. Yoga has origins dating back over 5,000 years in India and yields...
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Health and Wellness: Yoga

JUN
15

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Jun 15   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Journey to Parenthood: Building Your Postpartum Family Plan / construyendo su plan familiar posparto

Wed, Jun 15   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator grab and go kits health and wellness Healthy Communities

Este taller se facilitará tanto en inglés como en español; todos nos reuniremos en el mismo Zoom para abrir y cerrar el taller, pero tendremos salas de trabajo para su idioma preferido. Erica Livingston facilitará la sala de trabajo en inglés y...

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Journey to Parenthood: Building Your Postpartum Family Plan / construyendo su plan familiar posparto

JUN
16

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Thu, Jun 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Adults conversations health and wellness support groups

The group is informal and completely free, it is a peer support group. This program is only for those who lost their loved ones to suicide.

No need to struggle alone. Come and share your story with other survivors for mutual support....

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

GET MOVING! FITNESS CLASS

Thu, Jun 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning community partner dance fitness and classes fitness

Join us as we work to achieve our fitness goals with Alwayz Fit 4 Life on Thurs., June 16 at 6:00PM at the New Lots Library - Adult Learning Center. 

FREE IN-PERSON FITNESS CLASS - 

See you there! 

Led by...

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GET MOVING! FITNESS CLASS

JUN
18

Journey to Parenthood: A Health Resource Fair for Birthing People

Sat, Jun 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults Bklyn Incubator BPL Outdoors grab and go kits health and wellness

- Information tables with JustBirth Space, Sistahood of Birth Workers, and HungerFreeNYC
- Book giveaway from Dr. Danett Bean
- Diaper giveaway by Little Essentials
- Giveaways by BPL Outreach Services
- Children's...

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Journey to Parenthood: A Health Resource Fair for Birthing People

Health and Wellness: Yoga

Sat, Jun 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities yoga and meditation

  Are you looking for a way to de-stress in these challenging times? Join us on Saturday's for an afternoon of relaxation and rejuvenation while practicing Yoga. Yoga has origins dating back over 5,000 years in India and yields...
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Health and Wellness: Yoga

JUN
22

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Jun 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Community Health Education Series: Being Safe in the Sun

Wed, Jun 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

Join us for an event organized in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Services (VNS) and local NORC (Naturally Occured Retirement Community). The program will take place at the Kings Bay Library Meeting Room. There will be useful information and...

Community Health Education Series: Being Safe in the Sun

Journey to Parenthood: Lactation Support

Wed, Jun 22   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator health and wellness Healthy Communities Maternal Health

This 90-minute virtual workshop will focus on lactation support. 

Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be emailed prior to the workshop. For more information or assistance with registration, please email [email protected]

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Journey to Parenthood: Lactation Support

JUN
23

Narcan & Overdose Response Training

Thu, Jun 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Adults adult learning community partner health and wellness Justice Initiatives

Getting high this Summer or know someone who is? Join VOCAL-NY, Brooklyn Public Library’s Justice Initiatives, and NBK Essentials for an evening of harm reduction at the Greenpoint Library on June 23 from 6-7pm!  Learn about the overdose...

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Narcan & Overdose Response Training

JUN
29

Journey to Parenthood: Postpartum Healing and Support

Wed, Jun 29   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator grab and go kits health and wellness Healthy Communities

This 90-minute virtual workshop will focus on mental health in postpartum healing and support. This workshop will be co-facilitated by Dr. Danett Bean and Erica Livingston.

Registration is required. A Zoom invitation will be emailed...

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Journey to Parenthood: Postpartum Healing and Support

OCT
18

FREE Virtual Medical Billing & E-Records Certification Training

Tue, Oct 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career health and wellness hse

Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning in partnership with SUNY Brooklyn Educational Opportunity Center (BEOC) is now offering a virtual FREE 15 week intensive Medical Billing & E-Records class for the Spring 2023 cohort. BEOC is...

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FREE Virtual Medical Billing & E-Records Certification Training

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