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SEP
24

National Voter Registration Day. Register to Vote at the Library!

Tue, Sep 24   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults citizenship

September 24 - National Voter Registration Day. Are you vote ready? Register in September - vote in November.

National Voter Registration Day. Register to Vote at the Library!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lego robotics techknowledge teen time

This year’s theme is City Shaper; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport teams into space.

In partnership with NYC First, BPL will host weekly workshops leading up to...

Brooklyn Robotics League

SEP
25

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Ask a Tech

Interview Techniques for Film and TV

Wed, Sep 25   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric film podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This class will cover preparing for an interview, subject research, choosing engaging questions, avoiding common pitfalls, and the art of using guiding questions to get the best answers during your interview. We will also cover audio appropriate...

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Interview Techniques for Film and TV

SEP
26

Panel Discussion: Black Mothers Raising Black Boys To Be Black Men

Thu, Sep 26   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults lectures and discussions

Panel Discussion: Black Mothers Raising Black Boys To Be Black Men

Facilitated by: Shamona Kirkland

Panelist Members- Nina Doster, Felicia Brown and Mayfield Goddard-Adetimirin

 

Panel Discussion: Black Mothers Raising Black Boys To Be Black Men

SEP
27

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

SEP
28

Field Recording Techniques

Sat, Sep 28   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

Learn how to use various types of equipment such as microphones, field mixers, and digital audio recorders. We will also discuss tips to recognize and minimize distracting background noise, and make an “audio checklist” to ensure the best audio...

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Field Recording Techniques

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

Open House at Homecrest Library

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults open-house

Get to know your library! Brooklynites of all ages are invited to visit their local library for Brooklyn Public Library's Open House Day 2019.

 The Open House event is a fun opportunity for our community members of all ages to come...

Open House at  Homecrest Library

Library Open House 2019

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults arts and crafts open-house storytime

At the end of September, NYC's public libraries are celebrating Back to School Week- and on Saturday, September 28, Brooklynites of all ages are invited to visit their local branch for Brooklyn Public Library's Open House 2019!

Get a...

Library Open House 2019

Teen Zone: Bath Bombs and Buttons

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens arts and crafts diy open-house teen time

Come see the new teen sitting area. During this event teens will be able to make bath bombs and decorate buttons to wear.

 

Ages 11-17

Registration required at the information desk.

 

Teen Zone: Bath Bombs and Buttons

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Sep 28   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
2

How to Record Your Podcast

Wed, Oct 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started.

Register
How to Record Your Podcast

How to Edit Your Podcast

Wed, Oct 2   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go.

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How to Edit Your Podcast

OCT
4

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
5

Mental Health First Aid Training

Sat, Oct 5   10:00 am to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults health and wellness mental health

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an all day training.

MHFA is a groundbreaking public education program...

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Mental Health First Aid Training

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Oct 5   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

Produce videos anywhere! Gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade, digital video camera, audio equipment, tripods and portable lighting.

This class meets for two mandatory sessions on 10/5 and 10/12. Registration is required...

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Video Production in the Field

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Oct 5   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
9

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 9   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Ask a Tech

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Oct 9   3:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, basic audio editing...

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Intro to Radio Podcasting

OCT
11

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Oct 11   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
12

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Oct 12   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

Produce videos anywhere! Gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade, digital video camera, audio equipment, tripods and portable lighting.

This class meets for two mandatory sessions on 10/5 and 10/12. Registration is required...

Register
Video Production in the Field

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Oct 12   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
16

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 16   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Ask a Tech

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Oct 16   3:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, basic audio editing...

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Intro to Radio Podcasting

OCT
18

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Oct 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
19

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Oct 19   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
21

Introduction to Internet

Mon, Oct 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

OCT
23

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, basic audio editing...

Register
Intro to Radio Podcasting

OCT
25

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Oct 25   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
26

Shooting Effective B-Roll

Sat, Oct 26   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

Expand your filmmaking toolkit by learning easy and effective tips on capturing beautiful B-ROLL footage for your documentary project or narrative film. Registration is required.

Register
Shooting Effective B-Roll

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Oct 26   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

OCT
28

Email Basics

Mon, Oct 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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...

Email Basics

OCT
30

Stop Motion Animation

Wed, Oct 30   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

In two hours, learn the tools and techniques to create an animated film. Spend course time working on a short, animated video, with the potential to exhibit online or on Brooklyn Free Speech.

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Stop Motion Animation

Mobile Phone Podcasting

Wed, Oct 30   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

Learn to use your mobile device to record and edit podcasts. We’ll start with simple interview and recording techniques. You’ll also explore the editing and recording apps to help you produce your podcast content anywhere and anytime.

Register
Mobile Phone Podcasting

NOV
1

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Nov 1   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
2

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Sat, Nov 2   10:00 am to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults health and wellness mental health

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an all day training. Youth Mental Health First Aid introduces participants to the...

Register
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Nov 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Nov 2   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
8

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Nov 8   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
9

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Nov 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Nov 9   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
15

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Nov 15   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
16

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Nov 16   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

NOV
22

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Nov 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club book discussion

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

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