Skip to Main Content
E.g., Sep 21 2021
OCT
5

Community Cooking Series

Tue, Oct 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Apple Bank Community Cooking everyone is welcome here Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us as we cook live on Instagram. Visit bklynlib.org/cooking a week before the session, for the recipe, a list of ingredients, and tools needed so you can cook along with us.

View...

Community Cooking Series

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

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.

Register
Computer Basics

Virtual Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Virtual 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 4-part computer series introduces new PC...

Register
Virtual Computer Basics

Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Tue, Oct 5   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Community 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 ...

Register
Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Virtual Financial Coaching

Tue, Oct 5   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

Graceland, at Last: Author Talk with Margaret Renkl

Tue, Oct 5   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks environment Virtual Programming

For the past four years, Margaret Renkl’s columns have offered readers of the New York Times a weekly dose of natural beauty, human decency, and persistent hope from her home in Nashville.

Now more than sixty of those pieces...

Register
Graceland, at Last: Author Talk with Margaret Renkl

Polish For Beginners 2.10

Tue, Oct 5   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 2.10

Sheepshead Bay Library Talent Without Borders presents, "The Best Day."

Tue, Oct 5   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults live music music poetry Russian

You are invited to Sheepshead Bay Library's showcase "The Best Day" performed by our talented library patrons.

 If you write poetry or music, we invite you to perform and share the happiest moment in your life.

Terms of...

Register
Sheepshead Bay Library Talent Without Borders presents, "The Best Day."

CBH Talks - From Land Acknowledgement to Land Back: The Path to Justice for Indigenous Peoples

Tue, Oct 5   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults BPL Presents Center for Brooklyn History conversations Virtual Programming

What happened to indigenous peoples on the lands we now call Brooklyn? Seattle? South Dakota? The United States? And what is happening now? Join us as we look back in order to move forward towards justice in this program that weaves together...

Register
CBH Talks - From Land Acknowledgement to Land Back: The Path to Justice for Indigenous Peoples

OCT
6

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Wed, Oct 6   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...

Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Food Retail: Operating Like a Pro | NYC SBS

Wed, Oct 6   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Operating a food retail business comes with many challenges: complying with complicated regulations, providing the products customers want as neighborhoods change, managing employees, and more. This course teaches practical tools that can improve...

Register
Food Retail: Operating Like a Pro | NYC SBS

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 6   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Oct 6   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....

Register
Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 6   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, Oct 6   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

Publisher

Wed, Oct 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Participants must have knowledge on computer basics.

Register
Publisher

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

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 virtual drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance virtually with the Kings Highway branch.

...

Register
Virtual Ask a Tech

Community Crafting

Wed, Oct 6   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors conversations DIY

We invite artists and craftspeople (from age 10 to over 100!) to join us for a series of Community Crafting meetups at the Kings Highway Library. 

We will be meeting in an shady outdoor space attached to the library to enjoy...

Community Crafting

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 6   2:30 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device.

We will be using Zoom to host this...

Register
Virtual Ask a Tech

Creating a Business Idea that Works | NYC SBS

Wed, Oct 6   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Many people have a business idea and passion for it. But few understand or have the research to prove the idea will work.

The goal of this course is to provide you with the tools to analyze your customers, industry, and competitors. You...

Register
Creating a Business Idea that Works | NYC SBS

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 6   5:45 pm to 7:15 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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Adult Book Discussion

Wed, Oct 6   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

The Forgotten 500: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All for the Greatest Rescue Mission of World War II: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All ... the GreatestRescue Mission of World War II

by Gregory A. Freeman

During...

Virtual Adult Book Discussion

OCT
7

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 7   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Social Media Marketing | NYC SBS

Thu, Oct 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Social media has become an essential tool for every modern business. The challenge for entrepreneurs, however, is knowing how to create the right content on the right platform for their target customers.

This course will teach you how to...

Register
Social Media Marketing | NYC SBS

Microsoft Excel Basics

Thu, Oct 7   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Participants must have knowledge on computer basics.

Register
Microsoft Excel Basics

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 7   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Thu, Oct 7   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 click here to sign up for a time slot. If you are...

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Ask A Tech

Thu, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 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? ...

Register
Virtual Ask A Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 7   5:00 pm to 6:30 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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Cross Cultural Conversations

Thu, Oct 7   6:00 pm to 6:45 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations lectures and discussions

Cross Cultural Conversations will be an hour-long monthly adult discussion group, featuring topics of contemporary cross-cultural and historical interest. It will be held on the first Thursday of each month from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Please...

Register
Cross Cultural Conversations

Resume Coaching

Thu, Oct 7   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

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

Resume Coaching

Until I Am Free: Keisha N. Blain discusses Fannie Lou Hamer with Alexis Coe

Thu, Oct 7   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks BPL Presents

“We have a long fight and this fight is not mine alone, but you are not free whether you are white or Black, until I am free.”—Fannie Lou Hamer

A blend of social commentary, biography, and intellectual history, Until I Am Free is a...

Register
Until I Am Free: Keisha N. Blain discusses Fannie Lou Hamer with Alexis Coe

BPL Beauty: 2021/2022 Fashion and Beauty Trends

Thu, Oct 7   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Bklyn Incubator

Do you want to explore the top style trends for now and the next season? Join BPL Beauty and the Business & Career Center Fashion Academy for a talk about fashion and beauty trends from the runway, social media, and the street...

Register
BPL Beauty: 2021/2022 Fashion and Beauty Trends

OCT
8

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 8   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

OCT
9

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Oct 9   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults citizenship Immigrant Services Virtual Programming

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.  Study all topics on the naturalization civics test and practice for the interview. 

Register
Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Resume Coaching

Sat, Oct 9   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

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

Resume Coaching

OCT
11

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Oct 11   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults career resume

We are happy to serve you with resume and career help.

For a review of your resume send the document via an attachment to [email protected]

Give in your email an overview of the help you would like plus the...

Resume & Career Help

OCT
12

Mill Basin Virtual Book Discussion: Libertie by Kaitlyn Greenidge

Tue, Oct 12   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Libertie was born free, but she knows that freedom is complicated. Her mother overcame prejudice against both her gender and her race to become a doctor, and she expects her daughter to do exactly the same. Libertie must discover her own path...

Register
Mill Basin Virtual Book Discussion: Libertie by Kaitlyn Greenidge

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Oct 12   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 click here to sign up for a time slot. If you are...

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Tue, Oct 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

In this lesson you will learn about the difference between computer hardware and software, computer storage, and how to work with windows.

Register
Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Virtual Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Virtual 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 4-part computer series introduces new PC...

Register
Virtual Computer Basics

Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Tue, Oct 12   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Community 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 ...

Register
Cooking Matters Virtual Workshop with City Harvest

Anime Jeopardy

Tue, Oct 12   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anime and manga game on teen time

Come test your Anime knowledge with our second Anime Jeopardy game.  All ages and levels of Weebs/Otakus welcome.

Register
Anime Jeopardy

Who Owns the Wind: Author Talk with David McDermott Hughes

Tue, Oct 12   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Greenpoint Library

Adults author talks environment green series

Join Greenpoint Library and Environmental Education Center and author David McDermott Hughes in a discussion on his new book Who Owns the Wind: Climate Crisis and the Hope of Renewable Energy.

Drawing on his own experience...

Register
Who Owns the Wind: Author Talk with David McDermott Hughes

Polish For Beginners 2.10

Tue, Oct 12   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 2.10

Justice Initiatives Book Club: The Bondwoman's Narrative

Tue, Oct 12   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism Justice Initiatives

In The Bondwoman’s Narrative, Hannah Crafts writes a semi-biographical, semi-fictional novel recounting the horrors of her enslavement, her harrowing escape, and her journey to freedom. Written in the 1850s, many believe this is the first novel...

Register
Justice Initiatives Book Club: The Bondwoman's Narrative

OCT
13

Business Finance: Planning for Profitability | NYC SBS

Wed, Oct 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance small business

Every entrepreneur is in business to make profits, but only some do. A critical step to success is creating a financial plan that will guide your business to profitability.

The goal of this course is to provide you the information and...

Register
Business Finance: Planning for Profitability | NYC SBS

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 13   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Oct 13   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....

Register
Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 13   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...

Register
Virtual English Conversation Group

Pages

close navigation