E.g., Jun 24 2018
JUN
24

Sheepshead Bay Summer Stroll and Health Fair

Sun, Jun 24   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

everyone is welcome here

Sheepshead Bay Branch Library is proud to participate in the annual Summer Stroll and Health Fair. Stop by our booth, and learn about all our wonderful programs and services. Get your face painted, and get a snazzy temporary tatoo!

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Sheepshead Bay Summer Stroll and Health Fair

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jun 24   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

Chess Club

Sun, Jun 24   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Gaming

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

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jun 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required

Japanese Conversation Group

Poetry Reading - Joshua Beckman

Sun, Jun 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

bpl presents

Joshua Beckman was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He is the author of many books, including The Lives of the Poems and 3 Talks (Wave Books, 2018), The Inside of an Apple, Take It, Shake, Your Time Has Come,...

Poetry Reading - Joshua Beckman

JUN
25

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Jun 25   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

Advanced ESOL

Mon, Jun 25   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Marcy Library

Advanced English aims to improve participants' English language skills by developing reading writing and speaking skills.  The course will cover vocabulary, reading comprehension, tone, style and knowledge of English communication...

Advanced ESOL

Chess Club

Mon, Jun 25   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Gaming

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

World Cup @ Brighton

Mon, Jun 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Come cheer for your favorite team!

Relax, enjoy and watch Russia 2018 World Cup Soccer at the library.

This event is FREE and ALL AGES are welcome!!! GOAL!!!

World Cup @ Brighton

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Jun 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.

The Coupon Exchange

Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Jun 25   10:15 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

career

Job Now! New Lots is a new hiring program that spotlights one or two jobs each week that are hiring immediately, and for multiple positions. Particpants will learn about the job in detail and sign up to attend a pre-interview with...

Job Now! New Lots

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

TechKnowledge

Computer Basics, what is hardware,what is software, using the mouse and opening a folder.

Computer Basics

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Next Chapter Book Club

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

book club

Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for 

the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with...

Next Chapter Book Club

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh 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 hardware...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...
Resume & Career Help

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Marcy Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your resume, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Adult Coloring

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

iPad Basics Class

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

TechKnowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Team Up to Read

 

Discussions of certain issues

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Chair yoga

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

CEAHAW

Mon, Jun 25   11:15 am to 1:15 pm   Mapleton Library

 

Community Discussion of a specific Topic

CEAHAW

Adult Arts and Crafts

Mon, Jun 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

arts and crafts

Discover your creative side! Join us for Adult Arts and Crafts.

This class will be held during the children's Duplo Time.

Adult Arts and Crafts

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jun 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

English Language Learning Group

Mon, Jun 25   12:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

bengali esol World Language Conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

English Language Learning Group

Movies @ the Library: London Town

Mon, Jun 25   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Movies Movies at the Library

In '70s London, a 14 year-old boy is introduced to the Clash by his estranged mother. It changes his life forever. Rated R Runtime 90 Mins.

Movies @ the Library: London Town

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

Cancelled
English Conversation Group

Words and Memories

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way, to relieve, at least for a time, boredom, depression and excessive self-concern. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons,...

Words and Memories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning citizenship immigrant services

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

For more information call,

718.230.2406 or 718.230.2007

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Jun 25   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

book discussion

Please join our June book discussion group.

This month we will discuss:

"This is not a love story: a memoir" by Judy Brown

 

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Movies@the library: Brooklyn

Mon, Jun 25   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Movies Movies at the Library TechKnowledge

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within. (2015) (111 min.)

Movies@the library: Brooklyn

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Callen Lorde's Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you're eligible for free public health insurance and, if so, help you enroll. Trained staff will meet with you, screen what programs you qualify for, and submit the...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Friends Group at Sheepshead Bay:

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

friends of the 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 Group at Sheepshead Bay:

HSE Screening

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

HSE

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

HSE Screening

Resume & Career Help (Eastern Parkway)

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Eastern Parkway)

Book Discussion: The Bright Hour

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion

"An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young sons and the direct descendant of Ralph Waldo Emerson, in the tradition of When Breath Becomes Air."

Book Discussion: The Bright Hour

Resume and Career Help

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

career resume

Come to Paerdegat library for career and resume help!

Resume and Career Help

Chinese Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

World Language Conversation

Improve your Chinese in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Chinese language.

The class is free.

 

There won't be any class as of July 2018 until further notice

Chinese Conversation Group

Resume and Career Help

Mon, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

career resume

Resume and Career help for all patrons!

Resume and Career Help

NY Writers Coalition Drop-In Workshop

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

writing workshop

Please join us for writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience are welcomed. No prior writing experience is necessary.

NY Writers Coalition Drop-In Workshop

Ebooks, Audiobooks and Videos

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and  videos plus more from your local public library with the Overdrive app - anywhere, anytime.  All you need is a library card.

Ebooks, Audiobooks and Videos

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search, including your resume and cover letter or interview practice. 

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Adult Book Discussion: Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen

Mon, Jun 25   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Dyker Library

book discussion summer reading

Join us for the book discussion of "Miller's Valley", by Anna Quindlen at Dyker Library.

Adult Book Discussion: Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen

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