E.g., Jan 23 2019
JAN
23

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

Fashion Design: Create a Tote!

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

THIS CLASS IS FULL - REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

Don’t miss this opportunity to create your own handbag! Expert accessories designer, Charanor Marcano, teaches you how to make your own leather tote bag and add your own swag. All tools and...

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Fashion Design: Create a Tote!

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning poetry writing workshop

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

МЫ ПРИГЛАШАЕМ ВАС НА ЗАСЕДАНИЯ КЛУБА "ЗЕЛЁНАЯ ЛАМПА".

ЕСЛИ ВЫ УВЛЕЧЕНЫ ТВОРЧЕСТВОМ . ЛЮБИТЕ ЛИТЕРАТУРУ И ИСТОРИЮ. СОЧИНЯЕТЕ СТИХИ,ПРОЗУ,МУЗЫКУ.

Book Adventures

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Hey there!

Join us, every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. for Book Adventures. This month we'll read Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson.

Don't miss out, we'd love to have you! Groups and families are welcome to join us!...

Book Adventures

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call  718-236-4086 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

Wed, Jan 23   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. Also learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your...

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Intro to Digital Storytelling for PC

New Lots Book Club

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Happy Holiday New Lots Readers!

Next read: Victoria & Abdul  by Shrabani Basu (1/24/18)

New Lots Book Club

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Pacific Library

Adults citizenship immigrant services

If you’re interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help! Join our FREE exam preparation group! Starts November 28. Please join us in the main room on Wednesdays from 6-7:45pm.

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us in front of the library entrance to view planets and stars through our very own Dobsonian telescope! 

Come chat about our Moon and solar system, upcoming astronomy projects and the ups and downs of Pluto.

All ages

Cancelled
Look Up! Astronomy Night

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults citizenship

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

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Drawn to Nature: Paintings and drawings of the natural world by Stephen S. Yaeger

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kings Highway, Meeting Room

Adults exhibitions

The world of animals presents an amazing diversity in the way that they’re adapted to the environment. The habitat an animal occupies provides food, water and shelter according to its specific needs. The extraordinary pattern of the tiger’s coat...

Drawn to Nature: Paintings and drawings of the natural world by Stephen S. Yaeger

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults

Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting, with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! All levels welcome. No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Adults arts and crafts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Chess Workshop

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids chess workshop

Drop-in and learn strategy from our chess grandmaster master William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun!

All ages - all levels.

Chess Workshop

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or finding 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

US Citizenship Test Prep

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Led by a citizenship exam coach, the group lets participants discuss topics covered on the exam and practice mock interviews.

This program is FREE and no registration is required!

US Citizenship Test Prep

Teen Art Club

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Walt Whitman, Auditorium

Teens

Art is everywhere.  Let's explore and create our own art.

All art materials will be supplied.

Cancelled
Teen Art Club

Introduction to File Explorer and Word Part 2

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Dekalb, Technology Room

Adults adult learning techknowledge

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

This lesson introduces new PC users to the importance of navigating your file explorer and the programs it...

Introduction to File Explorer and Word Part 2

Pegasus Poetry Club: A literary program

Wed, Jan 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults adult learning multilingual poetry

Если вы поэт или цените поэзию, мы приглашаем вас в каждый первый и третий четверг месяца.

If you are a poet or someone who appreciates poetry, we invite you to join us every first and third Thursday of the month.

На...

Pegasus Poetry Club: A literary program

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jan 23   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

Adult Book Discussion : "The President Is Missing" by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

Wed, Jan 23   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

The President Is Missing confronts a threat so huge that it jeopardizes not just Pennsylvania Avenue and Wall Street, but all of America.

Adult Book Discussion : "The President Is Missing" by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

Low-Impact Aerobics

Wed, Jan 23   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults fitness

Enjoy the benefits of aerobics without the wear and tear on your body and joints. A fun, upbeat aerobics class that may include some floor and yoga moves. If you have a mat, feel free to bring it. This class is all ages. Instructor: Regina (Shape...

Low-Impact Aerobics

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

French Conversation Group - Intermediate-Advanced

Wed, Jan 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting.

This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

French Conversation Group - Intermediate-Advanced

JAN
24

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Jan 24   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

Babies & Books with RIF

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years reading is fundamental

Babies & Books for ages birth to 18 months with RIF book distribution. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Babies & Books with RIF

Chess Club

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

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

DANCERCIZE

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning

If you are an adult, join us for the dancercize workshop. While listening to latin music, you will experience the benefits of a combination of activity, energy and exercise.

DANCERCIZE

NYC Citizenship

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

Adults

Free citizenship help. Please call our Immigration Services Hotline to make an appointment: 718-230-2042. You can also call 311.

NYC Citizenship

Free Financial Coaching

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults business finance

Meet with a financial counselor to develop the skills you need to manage money and gain financial stability. In addition to obtaining a free credit...

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Free Financial Coaching

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Toddler Time

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

 

Ages 18-36 months

This program requires online registration -...

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Toddler Time

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   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.

Cancelled
Library Lanes Bowling League

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

EMail/Internet basics for Older Adults

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Older Adults email

Beginners Welcome.  Small group personalized instruction

EMail/Internet basics for Older Adults

Story Play

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights, Crown Heights Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jan 24   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: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   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

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come first...

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months

Babies & Books

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Library Lanes

Thu, Jan 24   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

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Come enjoy some exciting stories for kids 2-5 years old and their caregivers read aloud by a community volunteer.

Preschool Storytime

Computer Basics Laptop)

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 7:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics Laptop)

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Jan 24   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

PreK Story & Play

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the 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 intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Babies & Books

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Dyker Library

Adults

Please come and join us for the fun of adult coloring program at the Dyker Library.

Art supplies will be provided.   No registration required.

Adult Coloring for Fun

Story Play

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Marcy Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes & playtime! For ages 0-5 with participating parents and caregivers.

Story Play

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