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JUL
22

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 5:45 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

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance Program

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults health and wellness

The non-profit Brooklyn Alliance has partnered with the Brooklyn Public Library to offer patrons the “In-Person Healthcare Assistance and Navigator program”.

Through support from the NYS Department of Health, the Brooklyn Alliance offers...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance Program

CEAHAW

Mon, Jul 22   10:15 am to 1:00 pm   Mapleton, Basement Auditorium

Adults conversations

12 Step program for eating

Contact : mndmnd@ymail.com

CEAHAW

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Adults citizenship

If you are interested

in becoming a U.S.

Citizen we can help!

Join our free exam

preparation groups!

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Midwood Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Join us to create fun crafts using everyday materials. No registration necessary.

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

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

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

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Adult Coloring

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Internet and Email Basics

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Older Adults techknowledge

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 covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Email Basics will teach new...

Internet and Email Basics

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon 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, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Crafts for Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Come craft with us.

All levels of crafting ability are welcome. Materials will be provided, though you are welcome to bring and use your own.
Crafts for Adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults computer basics email techknowledge

Come in and learn the basics of email usage.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Not too late to learn: Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults computer basics

Are you nervous around laptops? Want to get comfortable using a keyboard mouse, or with creating Word documents? Need to learn how to "surf the Net", print documents or to email an attachment?

Then this is the class for you!

Not too late to learn: Computer Basics

Brooklyn Arts Council Grants Info Session

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Midwood, Basement Meeting Room

Adults adult learning community partner

Get all of the information you need to apply for a 2020 Community Arts Grant. Brooklyn Arts Council's Info Sessions give an overview of our Charlene Victor and Ella J. Weiss Cultural Entrepreneur Fund, Brooklyn Arts Fund, and Local Arts Support...

Register
Brooklyn Arts Council Grants Info Session

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Adults library lanes techknowledge

Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Art with Digital Media

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Adults techknowledge

Learn how to draw and paint with just an iPad! For adults of all ages and abilities.

Art with Digital Media

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jul 22   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon, Meeting Room

Adults career resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what employers are looking for in today's job market?  Not sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help! ...

Resume & Career Help

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale friends of the library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Overeaters Anonymous

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Adults health and wellness support groups

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults never too late to learn techknowledge

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

Ask a Tech

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Dyker 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? Ask our staff for personalized assistance.

No Registration required

Free.

Ask a Tech

Email Basics

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge


Do you have questions on how to create an email account, learn about the different email providers and to compose an email? Or maybe you have questions on how to attach a file to an email. Learn how to connect with the world through email...

Email Basics

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults health and wellness

Callen Lorde's Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you're eligible for free public health insurance and, if so, help you enroll. Trained staff will meet with you, screen what programs you qualify for, and submit the...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Movies @ the Library: On the Basis of Sex

Mon, Jul 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults movies movies at the library

(Drama) 120 Minutes nspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking...

Movies @ the Library:  On the Basis of Sex

NYT Crosswords

Mon, Jul 22   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Flatbush, Caribbean Literary & Cultural Center

Older Adults alzheimer's health and wellness mental health

Calling all crossword puzzle-lovers! Wednesdays from 2-3 pm you're invited to come and solve NYT crossword puzzles. Work alone or as a group, it's up to you.

Never done a crossword before? That's okay, come and learn some tips...

NYT Crosswords

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush Library)

Mon, Jul 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults career resume

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

This is a...

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush Library)

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

State Senator Andrew Gounardes Mobile Office Hours

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Small Program Room

Adults citizenship social services

Meet Senator Gournardes or his office representatives to talk about the issues every Monday and Thursday.  

State Senator Andrew Gounardes Mobile Office Hours

NYWC Write Now

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Library Resources

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults career

Learn about Lynda, which offers online courses on technology and software, business skills and much more, for free with your Brooklyn Public Library card. We will also take a look at other helpful career-related BPL electronic resources,...

Register
Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Library Resources

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Marcy 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, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Movies @ the Library: First Reformed

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

A minister of a small congregation in upstate New York grapples with mounting despair brought on by tragedy, worldly concerns and a tormented past.

Movies @ the Library: First Reformed

Creative Writing Workshop with NYWC

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public. These writing groups are open to writers of all genres – poetry, fiction, memoir, and anything else – and even...

Creative Writing Workshop with NYWC

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in English.

All are...

Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

Mon, Jul 22   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Adults adobe creative cloud photography techknowledge

Whats is a camera?

A camera is an optical instrument to capture still images or to record moving images, which are stored in a physical medium such as in a digital system or on photographic film. A camera consists of a lens which...

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

Resume Editing Help Cancelled

Mon, Jul 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

Adults resume

This session has been canceled. Please consider attending the Resume Editing Help session on Wednesday, 5-7 p.m. in the Information Commons instead. Resume & Career Help is also available in the Business & Career Center on Tuesdays,...

Resume Editing Help

Self Defense with POP Gym

Mon, Jul 22   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Auditorium

Adults all ages change agents

Come learn self defense and de-escalation techniques with Pop Gym!  POP Gym believes that everyone should have access to skills that are necessary for their safety. They provide free workshops across Brooklyn including fitness, self-defense...

Self Defense with POP Gym

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 22   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

Digital Security for Everyday New Yorkers with the NYCLU

Mon, Jul 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults community partner legal resources techknowledge

Please join us for a participatory education workshop on secure use of the technology we all rely on. This workshop will leave you with the knowledge to protect your rights, encrypt sensitive data, and secure your communications. You will also...

Digital Security for Everyday New Yorkers with the NYCLU

JUL
23

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Positive Aging: Current Events

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 5:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults health and wellness

 

Enroll in Health Insurance Program of the Affordable Care Act (ACA/Obamacare

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 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, Jul 23   10:00 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults finance

Meet with a financial counselor one-on-one to develop the skills needed to manage money and gain financial stability. Get assistance with:

Improving Your Credit Report Dealing with Debt Collection Budget and Saving Opening a Bank Account...
Featured Event Register
Free Financial Coaching

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