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MAY
10

CryptoParty NYC

Wed, May 10   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults internet safety

CryptoParty is a decentralized movement with events happening all over the world. The goal is to pass on knowledge about protecting yourself in the digital space. The internet is a new frontier of human communication, but like any new frontier it...

CryptoParty NYC

MAR
14

Intro to Instant Messaging: Google Allo, Whatsapp and Hangouts

Wed, Mar 14   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning internet safety

This training is designed specifically for those who are completely relatively new to mobile phones and applications.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the technology known as instant messaging  and its ability to ...

Intro to Instant Messaging: Google Allo, Whatsapp and Hangouts

MAR
28

Intro to Instant Messaging Pt 2

Wed, Mar 28   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning internet safety

This training is designed specifically for those who are completely relatively new to mobile phones and applications.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the technology known as instant messaging and its ability to communicate via wi-...

Intro to Instant Messaging Pt 2

APR
2

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Apr 2   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

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One-On-One Computer Lab

APR
9

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Apr 9   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

APR
16

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Apr 16   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

APR
23

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Apr 23   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

MAY
8

Introduction To (VPN) Virtual Privacy Network

Tue, May 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults adult learning computer basics internet safety techknowledge

This is an introductory class regarding (VPN) Virtual Private Network. Learn how they are used and how they can keep your web browsing information safe from the prying eyes of your (ISP) Internet Service Providers and others. Stop by ask...

Introduction To (VPN) Virtual Privacy Network

MAY
21

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, May 21   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

JUN
4

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 4   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

JUN
11

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 11   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

JUN
18

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 18   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

JUN
25

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 25   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One Computer Lab

JUN
27

Introduction to Digital Literacy: Kraken the Code

Wed, Jun 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning internet safety techknowledge

Participants will use the Internet to solve the mystery of The Kraken, a legendary sea creature, while also learning about search terms, keywords, and how to assess the validity and relevance of web sources.
• Is everything you read or...

Introduction to Digital Literacy: Kraken the Code

AUG
21

Staying Safe from Data Breaches and Online Harassment

Tue, Aug 21   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Aside from big data breaches, personal data that we want to keep private can end up on the public internet. Sometimes that data is found in the open and sometimes by breaches into your email or other online documents. In this workshop, we’ll go...

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Staying Safe from Data Breaches and Online Harassment

SEP
9

CyPurr Sessions: Dark Designs

Sun, Sep 9   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Some parts of the internet feel like a dark and unruly place, but some of the biggest threats appear the most innocuous. This month CyPurr will discuss Dark Designs, and how web companies trick users and undermine consent. From fake "download...

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CyPurr Sessions: Dark Designs

SEP
24

Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

Mon, Sep 24   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Internet browsing is a daily activity for so many of us — whether we're searching for jobs, researching for a school paper, or communicating with family located far away. Without even realizing, we risk giving up private information or security...

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Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

OCT
1

One-On-One

Mon, Oct 1   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

OCT
15

One-On-One

Mon, Oct 15   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

OCT
17

Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

Wed, Oct 17   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Internet browsing is a daily activity for so many of us — whether we're searching for jobs, researching for a school paper, or communicating with family located far away. Without even realizing, we risk giving up private information or security...

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Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

OCT
20

CyPurr Session: Library Privacy Week Extravaganza!

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

The CyPurr Collective is celebrating Library Privacy Week the only way they know how: a day of cybersecurity mini-workshops! They are breaking from their usual programming to give participants a bunch of quick little workshops on topics ranging...

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CyPurr Session: Library Privacy Week Extravaganza!

OCT
22

One-On-One Cancelled

Mon, Oct 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

Public/Private: Data Privacy in Public Spaces

Mon, Oct 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults artist talks internet safety

What does privacy mean in the public context? What happens when we consider our privacy, security, and safety as shared and public concerns? How do the stakes and the remedies change if we address digital privacy as communities, instead of as...

Public/Private: Data Privacy in Public Spaces

OCT
29

One-On-One

Mon, Oct 29   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

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One-On-One

NOV
5

One-On-One

Mon, Nov 5   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

NOV
8

ID Theft and Fraud Protection for Adults & Senior Citizens!

Thu, Nov 8   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning internet safety

Nobody wants to admit to themselves that they could be potential victims of the ID theft and fraud.

Want to protect yourself and the others you are close to, a mother or father, a friend or a relative?

Please join Librarian...

ID Theft and Fraud Protection for Adults & Senior Citizens!

NOV
10

CyPurr Sessions: AOL (Anonymous Online)

Sat, Nov 10   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Worried that the WWW has you in its Web? Overwhelmed by indiscriminate surveillance, digital harassment, or security leaks of personal identification? You are not alone! Cryptoparties are a space for people of all technical skills to share skills...

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CyPurr Sessions: AOL (Anonymous Online)

NOV
19

One-On-One

Mon, Nov 19   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

NOV
26

One-On-One

Mon, Nov 26   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

DEC
1

Smartphone Security 101

Sat, Dec 1   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Whether covering a protest or just the day-to-day of the city, mobile devices open the potential for anyone to tell a story from a first-person perspective. As with many emerging technologies, though, mobile devices like smartphones and tablets...

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Smartphone Security 101

DEC
3

One-On-One

Mon, Dec 3   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

DEC
4

Internet Safety

Tue, Dec 4   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

DEC
6

Internet Safety

Thu, Dec 6   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

DEC
10

One-On-One

Mon, Dec 10   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

DEC
11

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

DEC
13

Internet Safety

Thu, Dec 13   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

DEC
17

One-On-One

Mon, Dec 17   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

DEC
19

Internet Basics Class - Safety

Wed, Dec 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults computer basics internet safety techknowledge

Introduction to Internet safety is designed for those who are interested in protecting their privacy, and knowing how to safely navigate the internet.

Internet Basics Class - Safety

DEC
30

CyPurr Session: Happy Holicraze!

Sun, Dec 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

For the last CyPurr Session of the year, we have put together a list of privacy-stealing things that should NOT be on your holiday gift list (or at the very least, keep your receipts).

We will have a workshop on apps you can give yourself...

CyPurr Session: Happy Holicraze!

JAN
5

CyPurr Session: Spotting Scammers

Sat, Jan 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

The internet gives us the ability to be anonymous and conceal our identities, at a cost to transparency. For decades people have taken advantage of this fact to launch elaborate scams over telephone, email, and social media. These tactics...

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CyPurr Session: Spotting Scammers

JAN
14

One-On-One

Mon, Jan 14   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

JAN
28

One-On-One

Mon, Jan 28   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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One-On-One

FEB
2

CyPurr Sessions: Their Tools, Your Rules

Sat, Feb 2   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Come by for this very special CyPurr Session, featuring MULTIPLE presentations on topics including:

Know Your Hacker: Hacker Identities 101 Open Source Right to Repair Platform Capitalism

Per usual we will also be answering your...

CyPurr Sessions: Their Tools, Your Rules

FEB
16

Smartphone Security 101

Sat, Feb 16   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Whether covering a protest or just the day-to-day of the city, mobile devices open the potential for anyone to tell a story from a first-person perspective. As with many emerging technologies though, mobile devices like smartphones and tablets...

Featured Event
Smartphone Security 101

FEB
19

Internet searching

Tue, Feb 19   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults internet safety

 

 

Learn how to surf the Internet using various Search Engines

Internet searching

MAR
10

Staying Safe from Password Breaches

Sun, Mar 10   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Data breaches that include the passwords of a website or app’s users are an evergreen news story. Although these breaches are a regular phenomenon, they are trailed by a long, drawn-out window of time where attackers may use breached credentials...

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Staying Safe from Password Breaches

MAR
23

CyPurr Session: For the Win

Sat, Mar 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

This month the CyPurr Collective is in a good mood from Amazon being kicked out of Queens. To celebrate, we're offering a break from scary cybersecurity threats to focus on good news, cybersecurity wins, and sources of optimism moving forward. We...

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CyPurr Session: For the Win

Internet Safety for Kids

Sat, Mar 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids internet safety kids tech time

Tips to staying safe when using the internet. Parents are welcome

Internet Safety for Kids

APR
6

CyPurr Session: Info4Sale

Sat, Apr 6   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety techknowledge

Come on by and get advice on your cybersecurity and hardware problems, or just come to meet n' greet with other folks to chat about the big digital issues of the day! Snacks and children are welcome. Open to beginner and seasoned techies alike!...

CyPurr Session: Info4Sale

APR
13

Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

Sat, Apr 13   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety techknowledge

Internet browsing is a daily activity for so many of us — whether we're searching for jobs, researching for a school paper, or communicating with family located far away. Without even realizing, we risk giving up private information or security...

Featured Event
Boosting Your Privacy and Security While Browsing Online

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