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DEC
18

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Adult Coloring

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

Adult Coloring

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults 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

Culminating Event for Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Tue, Dec 18   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Older Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Drawing & Watercolor with Leonid Filitsyan

Come and join us in this eight-week session workshop. Participants will learn about various techniques in drawing and creating watercolor masterpieces.

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Culminating Event for Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults 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

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults 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

DEC
19

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Wed, Dec 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Join us to make your own painting and have fun! The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. 

Register by calling at 718-769-3579

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Library Lanes

Wed, Dec 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Dec 19   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Ask the Tech

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Older 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 the Tech

Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

 

Microsoft Word Basics

"Inside the Book" Library Tour: For Individuals with Memory Loss and Their Care Communities

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library

Older Adults

Visit Brooklyn Public Library's (BPL) landmark Central Library to learn more about its unique architecture and history. This library tour invites individuals with memory loss and their caregivers to explore behind-the-scenes tours of the building...

Featured Event
"Inside the Book" Library Tour: For Individuals with Memory Loss and Their Care Communities

BINGO Fun

Wed, Dec 19   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
20

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 am to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics for older adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Dec 20   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Dec 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Dec 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Dec 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes

Thu, Dec 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Tai Chi for Beginners

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.”

“Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi for Beginners

How to download eBooks

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Older Adults

Learn how to download eBooks.

How to download eBooks

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Thu, Dec 20   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults 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...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Movies @ the Library: The Man Who Invented Christmas (PG)

Thu, Dec 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(Comedy, Drama, 104 minutes)

The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of "A Christmas Carol," a timeless tale that would redefine Christmas.

Movies @ the Library: The Man Who Invented Christmas (PG)

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Thu, Dec 20   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults creative aging everyone is welcome here

Help eliminate your stress through meditation and slow moving exercise. Enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

DEC
21

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Dec 21   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts jewelry making

Enjoy creating your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   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.

Unique Keepsakes

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Would you like to design your own useful art?

If so, we invite you to join Althea G. Feurich in this workshop series where you will design handmade brooches, transform t-shirts, paint glassware and create simple designs on tea towels...

Unique Keepsakes

Featured Film: BRAD'S STATUS

Fri, Dec 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: BRAD'S STATUS

Computer Intensive Class

Fri, Dec 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics never too late to learn

Join an intensive computer basic course.
Computer Intensive Class

Computer Intensive Class

Fri, Dec 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics never too late to learn

Join an intensive computer basic course.
Computer Intensive Class

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
22

Computer Basics

Sat, Dec 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Older 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.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Meet with the author and book presentation: Yelena Litinskaya "Seven days in Harbin and other stories" (program in Russian)

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Yelena Litinskaya was born and raised in Moscow. She graduated from the Moscow State Lomonosov University with a Master’s degree in Slavic Languages and Literature. In New York Yelena received her second Master’s in Library and Information...

Meet with the author and book presentation: Yelena Litinskaya "Seven days in Harbin and other stories" (program in Russian)

Fun With Yarn!

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults crochet fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Please join us to work on projects in yarn. Instruction in crocheting is provided. Yarn available, limited hooks/needles available. No registration required.

Fun With Yarn!

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Sat, Dec 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
24

Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Dec 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Explorer some basic email tips, get accustomed to navigating around your email address.

Sign up for email if you dont have an email address.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Computer Basics Multilingual

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults 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 Multilingual

Computer Basics

Mon, Dec 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

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

Computer Basics

DEC
26

Library Lanes

Wed, Dec 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Dec 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

 

Microsoft Word Basics

BINGO Fun

Wed, Dec 26   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
27

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Dec 27   1:00 am to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics for older adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Dec 27   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

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