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Free Tax Help

Sat, Feb 24   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

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You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with the help from a tax assistant... all for free.

Free Tax Help

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26

Positive aging: Current Events

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus current events positive aging program for older aduls

Enjoy discussing current events in the company of your peers. The program takes place at the Meeting Room.

Positive aging: Current Events

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ computer info-commons

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

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Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

EMail/Internet Basics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Personalized Small Group Instruction

EMail/Internet Basics for Older Adults

Wii Bowling

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for Wii Bowling! No registration is required.

Wii Bowling

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ computer info-commons

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Internet Microsoft techknowledge

Please come and join Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch, for free basic computer classes. The class is an 4 to 5 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing,...

Computer Basics

Free Tax Help

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

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You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with the help from a tax assistant... all for free.

Free Tax Help

Computer Basics Multilingual

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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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...

Computer Basics Multilingual

One-On-One Computer Lab

Mon, Feb 26   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One Computer Lab

Free Tax Help

Mon, Feb 26   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clarendon Library

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You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with the help from a tax assistant... all for free.

Free Tax Help

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Feb 26   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Positive aging; Zumba Exercise

Mon, Feb 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus free zumba class NORC Nostrand NORC

Enjoy doing Zumba exercise which is benefitial for your health. This program is provided courtesy of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive aging; Zumba Exercise

One-On-One Computer Basic

Mon, Feb 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Do you need help learning how to use a computer? We can help!

 

One-On-One Computer Basic

Monday Movie on the BIG SCREEN - Black History Feature Film

Mon, Feb 26   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Close Captioned.  Call Branch for Title.

Monday Movie on the BIG SCREEN - Black History Feature Film

Dancercise

Mon, Feb 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

50 seniors older adults dancercise

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

Reading Circle. Book Discussion : The bridge ladies - a memoir by Betsy Lerner.

Mon, Feb 26   2:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus older adults book discussion reading circle

 A fifty-year-old bridge game, and the secrets it held, provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between the author and her mother: Betsy Lerner takes us on an intimate and powerfully personal literary journey where we...

Reading Circle. Book Discussion : The bridge ladies - a memoir by Betsy Lerner.

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27

Positive Aging: Current Events

Tue, Feb 27   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 seniors 50 plus positive aging program for older adults program for seniors

Have fun meeting with a group of peers and discussing current events.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Free Tax Help

Tue, Feb 27   10:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

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The Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare and electronically file your tax return online, with the help of a tax assistant--all for free.

Free Tax Help

Creative Aging: Storytelling through Memories Teleconference English/Russian

Tue, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Central Library

50 seniors 50 plus health and wellness story telling

Teleconference for the Homebound - Bilingual English/Russian

This course explores the ways we tell stories about our communities through various formats such as oral storytelling, emotional techniques, and health narratives. You will find...

Creative Aging: Storytelling through Memories Teleconference English/Russian

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Tue, Feb 27   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

One-On-One Technology Assistance

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Tue, Feb 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Blood pressure screening hypertension NORC positive aging

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Exercise! Your Heart Will Love You for It!

Tue, Feb 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Talk with experienced Nurse provided by courtesy of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. She'll give you some tips and advice on exercize benefitial for your heart.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Exercise! Your Heart Will Love You for It!

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults techknowledge Drop in Computer Lab

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Tue, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Join low impact exercise under the guidance of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

One-On-One Computer Basic

Tue, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Do you need help learning how to use a computer? We can help!

 

One-On-One Computer Basic

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Marcy Library

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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.

There are two parts to computers basics:

-Computer...

Computer Basics

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

DIY knitting Older Adults

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Black History Month Trivia

Tue, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

50 plus older adults Black History Month trivia

We'll provide a range of trivia and games quizing our collective Black History knowledge: Using crosswords, wordfinds and  flash cards each week Tuesday, from 2-3pm we'll be practicing for a quick-fire trivia challenge  on Tuesday...
Black History Month Trivia

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Feb 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Free Tax Help

Tue, Feb 27   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Clarendon Library

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You can prepare and electronically file your tax return with the help from a tax assistant... all for free.

Free Tax Help

Typing Basics

Tue, Feb 27   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

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Are you interested in learning how to increase your typing speed and typing accuracy? Please join us and learn the basics of improving typing speed as well as accuracy.

Typing Basics

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Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Wed, Feb 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

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Create your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

iPad Basics Class

Wed, Feb 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Adults IPads

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

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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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Crochet Club!

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Crochet and Knitting crochet circle Adult Crafting

Come crochet and chat with fellow fiber-arts lovers! Work on that blanket you've been meaning to finish forever, or churn out your next incredible project.

Crochet Club!

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Coloring for Adults!

Computer Basics

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Please Register in Advance at the Desk.

Computer Basics

Shape Up NYC: Body Movement Freedom

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Fun and Fitness

A fun, low-impact exercise program open to all ages

Shape Up NYC: Body Movement Freedom

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 28   1:15 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

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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.

registration is required.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Feb 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Wed, Feb 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

50 plus older adults adult arts arts & crafts Black History Month

Come Celebrate Black History Month during Arts & Crafts Circle at the Library:

Week 1: Quick  Quilts using fabric glue and fabric scraps we'll create small personal quilts to take home

Week 2: Paper Collage using quilting...

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Internet and Email Safety

Wed, Feb 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Stop by Highlawn on February 28th for our Internet and Email safety presentation. In this presentation we will be talking about how to protect yourself and your information while using the internet or email.

Internet and Email Safety

Adult Games

Wed, Feb 28   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

50 seniors older adults Adult Game Time. adult games

Come to Paerdegat Library to play games with other adults!

Adult Games

Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

Wed, Feb 28   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Creative Aging: A Lifetime Of Memories

With Susan Buttenwieser

Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share. Author Unknown

...
Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

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Dancercize

Thu, Mar 1   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Brighton Beach Library

50 seniors older adults adult exercise Dancercize

If you are 50 and over, join us for the dancercise workshop. While listening to soothing tunes, you will be exposed to light movement, stretching, strengthening, breath-work, and self-massage techniques. 

Dancercize

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Mar 1   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Chair Yoga adult yoga

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Older Adult Wellness -- "Sit Down to Get Down!"

Thu, Mar 1   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local expert Akwesi Asante for an hour-long class using chair exercise, mindfulness, and meditation!  This free, holistic, low-impat, and friendly class is a great way to support your healthy lifestyle!

Older Adult Wellness -- "Sit Down to Get Down!"

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Mar 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Featured Event
Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, Mar 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

 Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

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