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JUL
24

Resume Coaching

Sat, Jul 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume -so you can stand out!!!

Resume Coaching

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

My New York City

Sat, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing summer reading Virtual Programming writing workshop

My New York City is a six-session online creative writing workshop from Parachute Literary Arts and poet/filmmaker SM Gray in which participants explore, reflect, and write about their NYC borough, neighborhood or other meaningful city...

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My New York City

JUL
25

Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet

Sun, Jul 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults poetry

Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet is a recurring class at Brooklyn Library celebrating poetic lineage. 

The class will show how every poet has to start somewhere – and that behind every good writer, is a good reader....

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Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet

Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet

Sun, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults poetry

Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet is a recurring class at Brooklyn Library celebrating poetic lineage. 

The class will show how every poet has to start somewhere – and that behind every good writer, is a good reader....

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Your Favorite Poet's Favorite Poet

JUL
26

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Mon, Jul 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning literacy

BPL Literacy Volunteers are a crucial part of providing adult literacy services to our patrons.

We look for tutors who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge with adults who want to improve their reading and writing...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

Mon, Jul 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!  We will be using Zoom to host this program. You will need either a computer with audio...

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Mon, Jul 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion storytime

Have you ever wished someone would read to you as an adult?  Do you want to take in some good literature without spending a lot of time on it? At adult storytime, a librarian will read short stories and/or poetry to you, and all you have to...

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Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

YOGA FOR ADULTS

Mon, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bpl outdoors yoga and meditation

Join us for a fun & relaxing hour of outdoor Yoga!  Yoga mats are highly recommended, but not required.

Adult yoga will be taught by New Lots library yoga instructor, Ms. Olga Godwin-Brown.

Here'...

YOGA FOR ADULTS

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 26   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak Spanish online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 26   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Justice Initiatives Book Club: We Do This 'Til We Free Us

Mon, Jul 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism book club book discussion justice initiatives

A year ago, many of us were in the streets chanting, “Defund the police.” But this was not a novel phrase to be forgotten and replaced by a trendier hashtag: this was a concept that had already existed for years amongst organizers and activists....

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Justice Initiatives Book Club: We Do This 'Til We Free Us

CBH Talks: Documenting Slavery: The Impact and Import of the Federal Writers’ Project’s Slave Narratives

Mon, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl presents Brooklyn Resists center for brooklyn history conversations

Among the many legacies of The New Deal’s WPA, the Slave Narratives of the Federal Writers’ Project hold an unprecedented place in our history. Capturing more than 2,300 first-person accounts of formerly enslaved people that were taken between...

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CBH Talks: Documenting Slavery: The Impact and Import of the Federal Writers’ Project’s Slave Narratives

Eagles New Members Happy Hour

Mon, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults brooklyn eagles

Pour a drink and join us for a virtual happy hour to meet your fellow library enthusiasts, learn more about the Eagles, and hear what BPL has planned this season. All Eagles* are welcome, whether you joined last week or have been a member for...

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Eagles New Members Happy Hour

Adult Book Club/Discussion Diana Wynne Jones's "House of Many Ways"

Mon, Jul 26   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Join the Diana Wynne Jones Adult Book Discussion Club as it discusses the final book in her Wizard Howl Trilogy, "House of Many Ways":

Charmain Baker is in over her head. Looking after Great-Uncle William's tiny cottage while he's ill...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion Diana Wynne Jones's "House of Many Ways"

Cinema Ephemera

Mon, Jul 26   9:00 pm to 9:45 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl outdoors bpl presents Cinema Ephemera

A visual playlist of inspiring art, music, and history, projected on the facade of iconic Central Library. Stroll by after sundown this summer and see concert footage, short films that capture street life over the decades, historical footage from...

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Cinema Ephemera

JUL
27

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Jul 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 27   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

You Can Do It Too! Entrepreneur Series: Sell Online with Ecommerce Tools

Tue, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business Virtual Programming

Conducting business online is the new reality. Grow with Google Professional Trainer, Petia Abdur-Razzaaq, introduces tools that will help you sell your products online. She'll walk through listing your products for free with Google My Business...

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You Can Do It Too! Entrepreneur Series: Sell Online with Ecommerce Tools

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning PowerPoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office presentations. This series covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. This sesssion is...

PowerPoint Basics

Central Library Cookbook Club: Plan Your Dream Dinner Party!

Tue, Jul 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion cooking COVID remembrance day

A July thought experiment: you get to host your dream dinner party. You can gather up to eight people (including you) around a table (or whatever passes for a table in your dream setting...your giant tortoise shell?), who would you invite?...

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Central Library Cookbook Club: Plan Your Dream Dinner Party!

Virtual Financial Coaching

Tue, Jul 27   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

City Harvest Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop Series

Tue, Jul 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming

City Harvest, Snap-Ed New York and Brooklyn Public Library's Homecrest Branch presents, "Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshop Series". Join us for a free virtual nutrition lesson that incorporates healthy cooking tips on a budget....

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City Harvest Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop Series

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 27   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Greenpoint Sewcial

Tue, Jul 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts fiber arts

Ever want to sew your own clothes? Are you new to garment sewing and looking for support in a new craft? Or perhaps you’re sewist looking for community to share your love of sewing?

Making your own clothes can be an empowering, satisfying...

Greenpoint Sewcial

Polish for Beginners Summer Session

Tue, Jul 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults polish world language conversation

They say that Polish is the most difficult language in the world. Do you want to find out if it's true? Or maybe you would like to be able to order borscht and dumplings in Polish? Greenpoint Library continues the virtual Polish for Beginners...

Polish for Beginners Summer Session

JUL
28

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 28   11:45 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Jul 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Did you just buy a new smart phone or tablet and have questions on how to use it?   No time to attend a formal class? ...

Virtual Ask A Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 28   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Food & Nutrition Education Program

Wed, Jul 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming

Join Maritza Fred, Community Nutrition Educator from the Cornell Cooperative Extension for this 8 week nutrition program series. You will learn how to prepare delicious nutritious recipes and try physical activities. All...

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Food & Nutrition Education Program

Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

Wed, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults philosophy in the library

Please join us for the next philosophy discussion group meeting with our Brooklyn guest speaker Dr. Partha Banerjee, a human rights activist, journalist, writer, educator, and media analyst, who will share his thoughts on Noam...

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Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This is a  lesson of 45 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites. ...

Introduction To The Internet

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This is a  lesson of 45 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites. ...

Introduction To The Internet

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak Spanish online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Virtual Financial Coaching

Wed, Jul 28   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Jul 28   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Literacy for Citizenship

Wed, Jul 28   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults citizenship english conversation group immigrant services Virtual Programming

Join other adults practicing English as we study for USCIS Citizenship Exam. In this group, we will focus on vocabulary and grammar needed to understand and navigate the citizenship application process.

 

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Literacy for Citizenship

Climate Reads: The Veins of the Ocean with Elizabeth Rush, Carolina DeRobertis, and Matt Bell

Wed, Jul 28   7:00 pm to 8:15 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks book club bpl presents green series

Co-presented with Orion Magazine and Writers Rebel NYC, the July Climate Reads features Elizabeth Rush, Carolina DeRobertis, and Matt Bell discussing Patricia Engel's Veins of the Ocean. 

Reina Castillo is the alluring young woman whose...

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Climate Reads: The Veins of the Ocean with Elizabeth Rush, Carolina DeRobertis, and Matt Bell

JUL
29

WE Connect Mentor Session with Precious Williams on Marketing

Thu, Jul 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Join WE NYC for a group mentor session with Precious Williams, CEO of Perfect Pitches by Precious. Precious is a world class master communicator who works with successful entrepreneurs and speakers and helps them take their professional...

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WE Connect Mentor Session with Precious Williams on Marketing

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Paint & Sip (water)

Thu, Jul 29   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults community partner esol hse

Join the Adult Learning Program on Thurs., July 29th from 1PM -3PM for our FREE Paint & Sip Outdoor Event! We can only accommodate 10-15 participants, so sign up only if you are serious about participating. Click on the link below ASAP. You...

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Paint & Sip (water)

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Thu, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Resume & Career Help Live!

Thu, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Thu, Jul 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults cooking health and wellness

Cooking Matters Virtual Workshops

Led by City Harvest

Do you spend too much time worrying about what’s for dinner? We can help! Join us for free virtual nutrition classes that incorporate healthy cooking tips on a budget. (Please...

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Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Chess Introduction

Thu, Jul 29   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults Chess Workshop

MONTHLY,  ALTERNATE  THURSDAYS       

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Chess Introduction

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jul 29   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Virtual

Adults Chess Workshop

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Chess Workshop

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