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SEP
23

Technology For All: Individual Sessions

Thu, Sep 23   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults computer basics never too late to learn

Older Adults, 55 and up:  are you having trouble with your computer and smartphone? Do you want to learn how to use and navigate applications and websites? Want to become tech savvy? The Brooklyn Public Library is offering its Digital...

Technology For All:  Individual Sessions

SEP
24

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

Fri, Sep 24   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Participants will learn about the fundamental concepts and techniques of Chinese brush painting. This virtual course will focus on studying the Four Noble Plants - the bamboo, the orchid, the chrysanthemum, and the plum blossom, as well as...

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

Healthy Aging and Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Fri, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities positive aging Virtual Programming

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and preventing injuries are some of the key fundamentals to leading a happy and healthy life.  Join us for discussion, interaction, and fun!  This presentation will cover topics such as the importance of...

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Healthy Aging and Fall Prevention for Older Adults

SEP
27

Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners & Beyond with Nan Carey

Mon, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor. Explore color mixing, washes and glazing and experiment with the many ways to use watercolor. Subjects will be still-life, landscapes and portraits. Each class will feature a...

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Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners & Beyond with Nan Carey

Ballpoint Pen Drawing

Mon, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults artist talks Artists on Site

Ballpoint pen artwork created over the years have been favorably compared to art created using traditional art mediums. In this class participants will learn the basics techniques of drawing with a ballpoint pen. They will then explore drawing...

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Ballpoint Pen Drawing

SEP
28

Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Sep 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

This Creative Aging virtual program is hosted by Spring Creek Library!

The program will be taught by the artist Leonid Filitsyan via Zoom and scheduled for Tuesdays, beginning September 21st, and will end with a culminating...

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Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

Tue, Sep 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Topics: 

September 21st - All Things Zoom September 28th - Fitness Apps October 5th - Google Workplace...
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OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Sep 28   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

My acrylic painting class (landscape and still life) is for beginners and for those who have some experience but want to improve it. I will take a step, and you will follow me. At every stage, I will explain what we are doing, why, and how this...

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Sep 28   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations

New Utrecht patrons meet for an informal virtual get-together over coffee or your favorite beverage.  

 

Coffee and Conversation  - Zoom Chat

SEP
29

Best Practices In Implementing Virtual Arts Programs for Vulnerable Populations

Wed, Sep 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming

Join Sophia Heinecke of the Creative Center as she provides a free step-by-step overview of the basic planning and intention needed to provide cohesive arts programs on virtual platforms. She will focus on goal setting for synchronous...

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Best Practices In Implementing Virtual Arts Programs for Vulnerable Populations

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Wed, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Each session of this writing workshop will be dedicated to writing autobiographical pieces that participants will put together to create mini-memoirs of their life. Participants will have the opportunity to write and share their writing in a...

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

SEP
30

Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Thu, Sep 30   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes Hispanic Heritage Month Virtual Programming

Latin Social Dance and Exercise: will cover the most popular Latin social dances, namely Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha cha cha and Cumbia as a means to promote health, social interaction and reduce stress.

Dance is an enjoyable...

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Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

Thu, Sep 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Make a beautiful collection of your life stories and family photos with Life Story Club every week, we'll gather as a group on Zoom to share our photos and the stories behind them. We'll help you preserve them in a personal memory book to make a...

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Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

OCT
1

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

Fri, Oct 1   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Participants will learn about the fundamental concepts and techniques of Chinese brush painting. This virtual course will focus on studying the Four Noble Plants - the bamboo, the orchid, the chrysanthemum, and the plum blossom, as well as...

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

OCT
4

Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners & Beyond with Nan Carey

Mon, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor. Explore color mixing, washes and glazing and experiment with the many ways to use watercolor. Subjects will be still-life, landscapes and portraits. Each class will feature a...

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Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners & Beyond with Nan Carey

Ballpoint Pen Drawing with Freddy Santiago

Mon, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults artist talks Artists on Site

Ballpoint pen artwork created over the years have been favorably compared to art created using traditional art mediums. In this class participants will learn the basics techniques of drawing with a ballpoint pen. They will then explore drawing...

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Ballpoint Pen Drawing with Freddy Santiago

OCT
5

Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Oct 5   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

This Creative Aging virtual program is hosted by Spring Creek Library!

The program will be taught by the artist Leonid Filitsyan via Zoom and scheduled for Tuesdays, beginning September 21st, and will end with a culminating...

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Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

Borough Park Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Tue, Oct 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults adult learning creative aging never too late to learn

Develop drawing skills and enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor in this online class. Each class will feature a demonstration and one-on-one guidance from Nan Carey, a professional art teacher with over fifteen...

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Borough Park Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

Tue, Oct 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Topics: 

September 21st - All Things Zoom September 28th - Fitness Apps October 5th - Google Workplace...
Register
OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Oct 5   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

My acrylic painting class (landscape and still life) is for beginners and for those who have some experience but want to improve it. I will take a step, and you will follow me. At every stage, I will explain what we are doing, why, and how this...

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Creative Aging: Asian Brush Painting -Flowers and Birds in Qi Baishi Style 齐白石花鸟画

Tue, Oct 5   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese community partner

Participants will learn about flowers-and-birds paintings in Master Qi Baishi’s spontaneous style which emphasizes on poetic expression.  With simple colors -sometimes only black ink and a few calligraphic strokes- Master Qi created unique...

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Creative Aging: Asian Brush Painting -Flowers and Birds in Qi Baishi Style  齐白石花鸟画

Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Tue, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Tuesdays 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/16, 11/23 and 11/30, 4-6 PM

Arlington Library is proud to present this seven-week Virtual Creative Aging Watercolor Workshops. In this class participants will first learn how to create a...

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Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Drawing for the Mind: virtual art class

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

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Learning to draw means understanding three things, composition, perspective, and proportion. Registration required for "Drawing of the Mind: virtual art class"  from October 5 - November 16. 

Topics include...

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Drawing for the Mind: virtual art class

OCT
6

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Wed, Oct 6   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging grab and go kits Virtual Programming

In this workshop series for ages 55+, you will learn to make both abstract and representational collage art using materials easily found at home. These workshops will be taught by visual artist Antonia Perez. ...

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Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Wed, Oct 6   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative writing Virtual Programming

The subtleties in the shadows of charcoal drawings make them wonderful to look at…and now you can learn how to create them for yourself!

In this 7-week workshop you will explore landscapes, seascapes, still life and nature images as you...

Register
Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Wed, Oct 6   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Each session of this writing workshop will be dedicated to writing autobiographical pieces that participants will put together to create mini-memoirs of their life. Participants will have the opportunity to write and share their writing in a...

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Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

OCT
7

Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Thu, Oct 7   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes Hispanic Heritage Month Virtual Programming

Latin Social Dance and Exercise: will cover the most popular Latin social dances, namely Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha cha cha and Cumbia as a means to promote health, social interaction and reduce stress.

Dance is an enjoyable...

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Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Creative Aging; Accessible Yoga

Thu, Oct 7   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

The Flow and Restore Collective began delivering Holistic Wellness Services to community organizations in the Five Boroughs in 2016. In 2019, the company incorporated and became insured as a unit of 20 Certified Holistic Wellness Practitioners,...

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Creative Aging; Accessible Yoga

Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

Thu, Oct 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Make a beautiful collection of your life stories and family photos with Life Story Club every week, we'll gather as a group on Zoom to share our photos and the stories behind them. We'll help you preserve them in a personal memory book to make a...

Register
Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

Introduction to Drawing and Watercolors

Thu, Oct 7   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

*PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS SERIES IS CURRENTLY FULL AND ACCEPTING WAITLIST REGISRANTS ONLY*

In this 7-week class series taught by artist Wilfredo Santiago, participants will learn linear design. By using shading methods, the class will...

Introduction to Drawing and Watercolors

OCT
8

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

Fri, Oct 8   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Participants will learn about the fundamental concepts and techniques of Chinese brush painting. This virtual course will focus on studying the Four Noble Plants - the bamboo, the orchid, the chrysanthemum, and the plum blossom, as well as...

Creative Aging: An Introduction to Chinese Brush Painting with Jade Lam

OCT
11

Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Smoke Signals

Mon, Oct 11   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults film Indigenous Peoples Day Virtual Programming

Comedy/Drama, dir. by Chris Eyre
North American, 1998, 88 mins
In English; PG-13

Film Synopsis:  A Native American (Adam Beach) deals with the death of his estranged father.  Evan Adams, Irene Bedard, Gary Farmer....

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Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Smoke Signals

OCT
12

Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Oct 12   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

This Creative Aging virtual program is hosted by Spring Creek Library!

The program will be taught by the artist Leonid Filitsyan via Zoom and scheduled for Tuesdays, beginning September 21st, and will end with a culminating...

Register
Creative Aging: Acrylics made easy with Leonid Filitsyan

Borough Park Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Tue, Oct 12   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults adult learning creative aging never too late to learn

Develop drawing skills and enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor in this online class. Each class will feature a demonstration and one-on-one guidance from Nan Carey, a professional art teacher with over fifteen...

Register
Borough Park Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

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

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Topics: 

September 21st - All Things Zoom September 28th - Fitness Apps October 5th - Google Workplace...
Register
OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Fall Series

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Tue, Oct 12   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

My acrylic painting class (landscape and still life) is for beginners and for those who have some experience but want to improve it. I will take a step, and you will follow me. At every stage, I will explain what we are doing, why, and how this...

Creative Aging: Create a Masterpiece with Leonid Filitsyan

Creative Aging: Asian Brush Painting -Flowers and Birds in Qi Baishi Style 齐白石花鸟画

Tue, Oct 12   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese community partner

Participants will learn about flowers-and-birds paintings in Master Qi Baishi’s spontaneous style which emphasizes on poetic expression.  With simple colors -sometimes only black ink and a few calligraphic strokes- Master Qi created unique...

Register
Creative Aging: Asian Brush Painting -Flowers and Birds in Qi Baishi Style  齐白石花鸟画

Senior Debate Program

Tue, Oct 12   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming

We need YOU for our new Senior Debate pilot program! 

The Library is looking for older adult patrons interested in coming together in ​a virtual community to engage in a fun activity:  DEBATE!

You don’t...

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Senior Debate Program

Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Tue, Oct 12   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Tuesdays 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/16, 11/23 and 11/30, 4-6 PM

Arlington Library is proud to present this seven-week Virtual Creative Aging Watercolor Workshop. In this class participants will first learn how to create a painting...

Register
Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Drawing for the Mind: virtual art class

Tue, Oct 12   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Learning to draw means understanding three things, composition, perspective, and proportion. Registration required for "Drawing of the Mind: virtual art class"  from October 5 - November 16. 

Topics include...

Drawing for the Mind: virtual art class

Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Rabbit-Proof Fence

Tue, Oct 12   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults film Indigenous Peoples Day Virtual Programming

Biographical Drama, dir. by Phillip Noyce
Australian, 2002, 94 mins
In English; PG

Film Synopsis:  Youngsters Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, and Laura Monaghan, untrained actors all, are superb in this absorbing, fact-...

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Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Rabbit-Proof Fence

OCT
13

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Wed, Oct 13   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging grab and go kits Virtual Programming

In this workshop series for ages 55+, you will learn to make both abstract and representational collage art using materials easily found at home. These workshops will be taught by visual artist Antonia Perez. ...

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond-Meet & Greet

Wed, Oct 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Create art from the comfort of your own home!

Develop drawing skills and enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor. Explore color mixing, washes and glazing and experiment with the many ways to use watercolor....

Register
Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond-Meet & Greet

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Wed, Oct 13   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative writing Virtual Programming

The subtleties in the shadows of charcoal drawings make them wonderful to look at…and now you can learn how to create them for yourself!

In this 7-week workshop you will explore landscapes, seascapes, still life and nature images as you...

Register
Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Wed, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Each session of this writing workshop will be dedicated to writing autobiographical pieces that participants will put together to create mini-memoirs of their life. Participants will have the opportunity to write and share their writing in a...

Register
Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Embrace of the Serpent

Wed, Oct 13   7:00 pm to 9:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults film Indigenous Peoples Day Virtual Programming

Adventure/Biographical Drama, dir. by Ciro Guerra
South American, 2015, 123 mins
Subtitled; No Rating [UK 12A]

Film Synopsis:  In this powerful historical drama, a shaman who's the sole survivor of his tribe takes two...

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Indigenous Peoples Week Film Festival: Embrace of the Serpent

OCT
14

Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Thu, Oct 14   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes Hispanic Heritage Month Virtual Programming

Latin Social Dance and Exercise: will cover the most popular Latin social dances, namely Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha cha cha and Cumbia as a means to promote health, social interaction and reduce stress.

Dance is an enjoyable...

Register
Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise With Leonardo Sardella

Creative Aging; Accessible Yoga

Thu, Oct 14   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

The Flow and Restore Collective began delivering Holistic Wellness Services to community organizations in the Five Boroughs in 2016. In 2019, the company incorporated and became insured as a unit of 20 Certified Holistic Wellness Practitioners,...

Register
Creative Aging; Accessible Yoga

Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

Thu, Oct 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Make a beautiful collection of your life stories and family photos with Life Story Club every week, we'll gather as a group on Zoom to share our photos and the stories behind them. We'll help you preserve them in a personal memory book to make a...

Register
Creative Aging: Life Story's Create a Memory Book

Introduction to Drawing and Watercolors

Thu, Oct 14   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this 7-week class series taught by artist Wilfredo Santiago, participants will learn linear design. By using shading methods, the class will create a realistic drawing. They will then transition to outlining a watercolor painting, in which...

Introduction to Drawing and Watercolors

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