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Language Learning

Fri, Aug 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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

LANGUAGE LEARNING

Kids Create: Make Your Own Picture Frame!

Fri, Aug 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Say cheeese: We'll provide the the camera and materials, you provide the smile! :) Decorate your own picture frame and bring it home complete with an instant print photograph! All ages welcome.


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Pre-HSE (Pre-GED) Registration

Sat, Aug 19   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Pacific Library

HSE/GED Pre-HSE Registration TASC Prep

Free Pre-HSE (GED) Classes at Brooklyn Public Library

Evening, daytime and Saturday classes available.
Begin your High School Equivalency Diploma preparation. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success....

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pre-HSE classes at Brooklyn Public Library

Computer Basics

Sat, Aug 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

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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,...

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Aug 19   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Aug 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Shape Up!: Cardio Sculpt has returned after a brief hiatus. Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

NO CLASS ON JULY 1ST BECAUSE OF HOLIDAY!

Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

Sat, Aug 19   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing, navigating the screen and going online? Drop in to an Open Level Lab for one-on-one assistance with basic computer use.

Presented by New York Cares.

Computer

Morning Yoga

Sat, Aug 19   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Free Yoga Classes

Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on

Wear Comfortab;le clothing.

Beginners Welcome

Motion Graphics with After Effects

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...

Television Studio Production

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Coney Island Library

BRIC digital media

This intensive class will introduce you to the basics of studio production, including three camera switching, audio configurations, green screen, as well as floor managing and directing. Successful completion leads to becoming a Certified...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

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English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 19   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Practice speaking English

ESOL Conversation

Sat, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English conversation skills, and meet friends from around the world.

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ESOL Conversation

ESOL - 2017 Fall Registration

Sat, Aug 19   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

ESOL Registration free English classes registration; Learn English

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

 

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class schedules available.

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for...

ESOL, ESL, ELL Free English Classes, TESOL, English Language Learners

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

#adult #volunteer Reading #Writing

Literacy Volunteer Tutors work with adults whose skills range from non-reader to mid-level. They meet with small groups of learners from 3 to 4 hours per week. Using books and everyday materials, the Volunteer Tutor helps participants develop...

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Resume & Career Help

Sat, Aug 19   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

1 on 1 resume help resume writing

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

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Nunca Es Tarde Para Aprender: Conceptos Básicos del Email

Sat, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Conceptos Básicos del Email enseñara a nuevos usuarios los conceptos básicos del email así como su uso, servicios y propiedades.

Esta lección cubrirá los siguientes temas:

Que es un email y para que se usa

Diferentes tipos...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

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Microsoft Access (Chinese) Microsoft Access 文档 (中文)

Sat, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

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专业的电脑指导,真诚为你服务. 我们将会教导你成为工作,学习,娱乐不求人帮助的电脑能手. 电脑基础课程是中文授课, 期待大家踊跃参加.

Get help from a computer expert. Topics range from how to operate a computer at your job place, for school, and for your entertainment.

Introduction to Microsoft...

Poetry Club

Sat, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Discuss poetry in a comfortable setting

English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

 

Learn how to carry on English Conversation 

 

Movie Screening: Star Trek (2009)

Sat, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

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J.J. Abrams' 2009 feature film was billed as "not your father's Star Trek," but your father will probably love it anyway. And what's not to love? It has enough action, emotional impact, humor, and sheer fun for any moviegoer, and Trekkers will...

Movies @ the Library

Sat, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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Автор сценaрия-Давид Школьник

Peжиссёр—Кирилл Дремлюх

В программе: встреча с участниками, ответы на вопросы

Russian Film

Movies @ the Library:Luciano Pavarotti In Concert in China

Sat, Aug 19   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Movies for adults

 Release Date: 2005;  1hr 35min

Opera legend Luciano Pavarotti is captured during a live performance in Beijing in this concert showcasing the works of Puccini, Verdi, Mascagni and more. In addition to Pavarotti's personal...

Making Math Magical: How to End the Math Freakout and Raise a Math-Confident Child

Sat, Aug 19   3:15 pm to 4:45 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Math mastery mentor and joyful learning expert Rebecca Zook will give parents tools for building their children's math confidence, not only for improving their grades but with the goal of experiencing math as a source of joy and a type of self-...

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ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

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Talents Without Borders

Sat, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Talent Show Russian culture

Are you a musician, composer, singer or dancer?

Join us on an exploration of art and culture that makes up the multi-ethnic, diverse community of Brooklyn.

В субботу, 25 февраля, с 3:00 до 5:00 рм в той же библиотеке состоится...

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

I-Ching

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English

Karaoke for Adults

Sat, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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Sing your heart out!

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English Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 20   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.

Black Lunch Table Hypes Hip Hop Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Wikipedia Internet research hip hop

The Black Lunch Table (BLT) project is conducting a special edition edit-a-thon focusing on important but underrepresented New York Hip Hop/rap artists. Join us for a day of social Wikipedia editing! A training session will be held at the...

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Chess Club

Sun, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

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.

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required


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Educator Workshop: Yoga and Movement in the Classroom

Mon, Aug 21   9:00 am to 10:00 am   Central Library, Trustees' Room

PLatBPL Teacher Yoga workshopseries

In this workshop, learn how to easily incorporate different poses and stretches in a classroom setting to use for your own health as well as with your students.

Recommended for educators of grades K-12.

Facilitator Bio
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Laptop Day

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs...

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. MHFA is...

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Adult Mental Health training

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

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

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.

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Aug 21   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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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...

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The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Aug 21   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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

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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.

We have a MacBook and a Windows laptop...

Educator Workshop: How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

Mon, Aug 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

PLatBPL Teacher participatory budgeting workshopseries

Please join us for How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom with Melissa Appleton!

We will learn how participatory budgeting works, look at how other schools have used it, and tips and strategies for how to incorporate...

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Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

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Welcome to computer basics. This is a basic introductory class designed for beginners.

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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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...

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Adult Tai Chi

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Learn Tai Chi at Clarendon Library. 

Ulmer Park Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Start planting, growing and harvesting flowers and veggies at Ulmer Park's Urban Gardening Club!

English Conversation Group

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Adult Learning English Conversation

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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax and enjoy yourself with an hour of coloring.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL

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

English Conversation Group

Mon, Aug 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Join our conversation group, meet others and make new friends as you learn to improve and practice your English language skills.

ESOL Conversation Group