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FEB
23

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation Income Tax NYS Tax Department

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

Fri, Feb 23   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

art crafts drawing painting

Every Friday we learn a new skill in our series of art workshops for teens. At the end of each session we have a critique, and compete for that week’s Winner of the Arts.

-Drawing from life -Watercolor painting -Lessons in line, color,...
DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth

Fri, Feb 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents film LitFilm

Documentary, dir. by
Pratibha Parmar
US, 2013, 90 min.

Writer, self-confessed renegade and human rights activist, Alice Walker made history as the first black woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction with her groundbreaking...

Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth

FEB
24

ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

Sat, Feb 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

exercise classes Shape Up NYC

In this class we will build the strength, flexibility, and motor control needed to engage safely and progressively in bodyweight exercises—at your own pace. We will also cover proper warm ups, cool down stretches, dealing with minor aches and...

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ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

FEB
25

Patriotism (Short by Mishima) and Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

Sun, Feb 25   4:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture BPL Presents film LitFilm

4:00 PM
Patriotism (Yu-koku)
Short, dir. by Yukio Mishima
Japan, 1966, 28 min., Japanese with English subtitles

Yukio Mishima foreshadowed his own suicide with this ravishing short, his only foray into filmmaking....

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Patriotism (Short by Mishima) and Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

FEB
26

MacBook Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Macon Library

The basic components of a MacBook computer

Navigational tools of a Mac

Key terms and definitions

Intro to Apple Id and iCloud

What is Microsoft word and why use it?

Creating and opening documents

...

MacBook Computer Basics

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...

Featured Event
Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Mon, Feb 26   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

HotSpot techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet...

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ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

FEB
27

Disability vs. Language Barrier for English Language Learners (ELLs)

Tue, Feb 27   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

disabilities English Language Learners inclusion

Presented by Daliz Vasquez, Bilingual Special Education Specialist, Division of Specialized Instruction and Student Support, NYC Department of Education, co-sponsored by INCLUDEnyc

For students whose native language is not English, it can...

Featured Event
Disability vs. Language Barrier for English Language Learners (ELLs)

Voices of Power

Tue, Feb 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

Self-advocacy support

Join us, self advocates, advocates, parents and caregivers of someone with a developmental disability as well as staff members.

We discuss disability related subjects that we find needs to change to enable better access to...

Voices of Power

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Tue, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

FEB
28

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

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

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

ConnectEd Library Hotspot

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Marcy Library

techknowledge /hotspot

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

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ConnectEd Library Hotspot

Fiction Book Club: The Nest

Wed, Feb 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

bestseller book club book discussion

This month's selection is Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney's The Nest. Soon to be a major motion picture, The Nest is an Instant New York Times Bestseller. It was named a Best Book of 2016 by People, the Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle,...

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Fiction Book Club: The Nest

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

Wed, Feb 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kid's Create: Art and Duct Tape

Create Art  (Paintings and Sculptures) Work with Duct Tape to display later in an Art Show for all on March 27, 2018 for Families.

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

MAR
1

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Mar 1   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus 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.

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Mar 1   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adult Learning Adult Literacy HSE NEDP

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, register for the TASC exam or National External...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Kids Create

Thu, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

afterschool Kids Create storytime

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Kids Create

MAR
2

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Mar 2   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation Income Tax NYS Tax Department

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

Fri, Mar 2   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

art crafts drawing painting

Every Friday we learn a new skill in our series of art workshops for teens. At the end of each session we have a critique, and compete for that week’s Winner of the Arts.

-Drawing from life -Watercolor painting -Lessons in line, color,...
DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

MAR
5

MacBook Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 5   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Macon Library

The basic components of a MacBook computer

Navigational tools of a Mac

Key terms and definitions

Intro to Apple Id and iCloud

What is Microsoft word and why use it?

Creating and opening documents

...

MacBook Computer Basics

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Mar 5   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...

Featured Event
Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Mar 5   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

MAR
7

Never Too Late to Learn: Introduction to Internet

Wed, Mar 7   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

50 plus 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 of 60-90 minutes covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Never Too Late to Learn: Introduction to Internet

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Mar 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Words & Memories: Brighton Beach

Wed, Mar 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

The Words & Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way, to relieve, at least for a time, boredom, depression and excessive self-concern. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons,...

Words & Memories: Brighton Beach

Babies & Books

Wed, Mar 7   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

babies Babies and Books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

Wed, Mar 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kid's Create: Art and Duct Tape

Create Art  (Paintings and Sculptures) Work with Duct Tape to display later in an Art Show for all on March 27, 2018 for Families.

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

MAR
8

Words & Memories: McKinley Park

Thu, Mar 8   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

The Words & Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way, to relieve, at least for a time, boredom, depression and excessive self-concern. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons,...

Words & Memories: McKinley Park

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Thu, Mar 8   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus older adults Email Basics TechKnowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Kids Create

Thu, Mar 8   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

afterschool Kids Create storytime

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Kids Create

MAR
9

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Mar 9   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation Income Tax NYS Tax Department

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Voices of Power

Fri, Mar 9   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

disabilities inclusion Self-advocacy support

The meetings include self advocates, parents or even caregivers of someone with a developmental disability as well as staff members.

We discuss disability related subjects that we find needs to change to enable better access to...

Voices of Power

Voices of Power

Fri, Mar 9   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

Self-advocacy support

Join us, self advocates, advocates, parents and caregivers of someone with a developmental disability as well as staff members.

We discuss disability related subjects that we find needs to change to enable better access to...

Voices of Power

DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

Fri, Mar 9   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

art crafts drawing painting

Every Friday we learn a new skill in our series of art workshops for teens. At the end of each session we have a critique, and compete for that week’s Winner of the Arts.

-Drawing from life -Watercolor painting -Lessons in line, color,...
DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

MAR
10

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Sat, Mar 10   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adult Learning Adult Literacy HSE NEDP

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, register for the TASC exam or National External...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Film Screening: Los Sures

Sat, Mar 10   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

film screening williamsburgh library

Free screening of Living Los Sures, the beautifully restored 1984 documentary about the lives of the Latino residents of the Southside of Williamsburg. Known as Los Sures, the neighborhood was one of the poorest in New York City in the late...

Featured Event
Film Screening: Los Sures

MAR
12

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Mar 12   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...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Mar 12   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

MAR
14

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Mar 14   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

50 plus older adults TechKnowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Never Too Late to Learn:Microsoft Power Point

Wed, Mar 14   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Tecknowledge

This Program is designed as an introductory course to teach you the basics of Microsoft Power Point.

Never Too Late to Learn:Microsoft Power Point

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Mar 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Wed, Mar 14   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

babies Babies and Books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

Wed, Mar 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kid's Create: Art and Duct Tape

Create Art  (Paintings and Sculptures) Work with Duct Tape to display later in an Art Show for all on March 27, 2018 for Families.

Kid's Create: Art & Duct Tape

MAR
15

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Mar 15   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adult Learning Adult Literacy HSE NEDP

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, register for the TASC exam or National External...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Mar 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

kids storytime crafts arts and crafts

Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. At the end of each session, every child is given a free copy of one of Mr. Keats' books...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Kids Create

Thu, Mar 15   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

afterschool Kids Create storytime

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Kids Create

MAR
16

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Mar 16   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation Income Tax NYS Tax Department

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

Fri, Mar 16   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

art crafts drawing painting

Every Friday we learn a new skill in our series of art workshops for teens. At the end of each session we have a critique, and compete for that week’s Winner of the Arts.

-Drawing from life -Watercolor painting -Lessons in line, color,...
DIY: Friday Arts Series for Young Adults

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