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English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Chess Club

Tue, Oct 23   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

Free Financial Coaching

Tue, Oct 23   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

Internet & Email

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Ryder Library

Adults

Internet and Email instruction for beginners.

Internet & Email

Make a Digital Story for Mac

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

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

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Make a Digital Story for Mac

Creative Writing

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Email Basics

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

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.

How...

Email Basics

Email basics

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Need help setting up an email or adjusting your settings? this is the class for you. Learn all you need to know to get you started using an email or if you just want to brush up on navigating or adjusting your settings we'll help you out.

Email basics

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

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...

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Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults 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 (Saratoga)

Drop-In eBook Clinic

Tue, Oct 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults e-books

Recieve one-on-one assistance with downloading E-books, audio books and more onto your tablet, Kindle or iPad. Please bring your own devices!

Session is on a first come, first served basis.

Drop-In eBook Clinic

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults 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

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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.

Computer Basics

Mahjong

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults table-top & board games

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Please join us!

Mahjong

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults 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

Internet Searching

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults

 

Learn how to surf the Internet using various Search Engines

Internet Searching

Microsoft word part I

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Microsoft word part I

Beginners Typing Class

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you want to improve your typing speed? How about your typing accuracy? You will be shown a number of resources and provided computer time to help you improve your typing skill. Come and join the Typing Workshop!
Beginners Typing Class

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   1:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults microsoft office techknowledge

PowerPoint is a presentation software that allows you to create slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics is for students that are interested in becoming familiar with the...

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Book Discussion: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

From the bestselling author of "Everything I Never Told You," a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives.

Book Discussion: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

Internet Basics I: Getting Started With The Internet

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

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 will cover browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Internet Basics I:  Getting Started With The Internet

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Rememory (2017) 1h 51min.

Gordon Dunn, a visionary scientific pioneer, is found dead shortly after he unveils his newest work; a device able to extract, record, and play a person's memories. Soon, a mysterious man shows up at his widow's...

Movies @ the Library

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults 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

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning music

Come learn the basics of playing guitar at Cortelyou Library.

Learn the basics notes and chord progressions Learn how to turn your guitar using standard and digital tuners Be able to understand Chord Charts Will be able to play 1 to 2...
Learn Guitar at the Library

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clarendon Library

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

Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing poetry

Poetry Workshop:  Reading and Writing Poetry, with Joel Shatzky.  

This six session workshop is a space to share poetry.  We will read aloud from great writers, such as Walt Whitman.  We also encourage attendees...

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Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

Diversity Visa Lottery

Tue, Oct 23   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults citizenship

Visit the New Lots Adult Learning Center for free assistance with the online Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery application process. We offer:

-Free digital photos and scanning

-Translation services when possible

-Free...

Diversity Visa Lottery

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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 hardware,...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults 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 (DeKalb)

Social Media Pinterest!

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults

Get your introduction to social media using Pinterest. Pinterst is great for starting with social media and building your dream boards at the same time.  

Social Media Pinterest!

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

Adult Haiku Poetry Workshop

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

We will read some great Haiku poetry and then attempt to write our own.

Adult Haiku Poetry Workshop

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults 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

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
English Conversation Group

Mango Languages

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

Archtober in Brownsville

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, October 2018 Beginning Wednesday, October 10th 4pm-5:30pm
Brownsville Branch 61 Glenmore Ave, Brooklyn NY 11212

Archtober (ärk’tōbər) is New York City’s Architecture and Design...

Archtober in Brownsville

Computer Basics (Russian) Основы компьютера

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Come and join our Computer Basics class in Russian!

Приходите и присоединяйтесь к компьютернoму классу на русском языке! Это не имеет значения, если вы новичок. Вы узнаете много нового и интересного!

Пожалуйста, зарегистрируйтесь...

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Computer Basics (Russian) Основы компьютера

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Oct 23   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults

Come and Learn how to use Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word Basics

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, Oct 23   5:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

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

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