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Yoga for Adults with Arturo Castillo

Mon, May 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Yoga exercise mindfulness adult programs

Yoga is, above all else, a vital science, a natural way of accomplishing well-being. By stimulating the nerve system and the endocrine glands, through relaxation, free breathing and gentle stretches, we can experience peace of mind, emotional...

Move - "Lala Land"

Mon, May 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

2016 Feature Film

2016 - Comedy, Drama, Music Film.  Starring Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone & John Legend.  Rated PG-13 - Running Time 2 hrs 8 minutes.

First Come, First Served - Only The First 27 People will be Admitted (Room...

Non-fiction Writing for Older Adults

Mon, May 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Learn the art on non-fiction writing.

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, May 22   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults meditation Older Adults Shape Up NYC

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Knitting & Crochet

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

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

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

Nonfiction Writers Group

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come to a weekly class run by an experienced teacher and writer, Mary Harmon, and work on at least one piece per week that you may optionally share with the group. 

Toddler Time

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

toddler time storytime First Five Years

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Read and Play

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Inclusice Services

Hear stories, make friends and play! For children with and without disabilities, ages birth to 5 years old.

Overeater's Anonymous

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults self help Overeaters

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits.

Crochet Circle

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Do you like to knit and/or crochet? Or do you want to learn? Join the club! Everyone is welcome, from beginners to pros. Just bring your current project.  Participants exchange knitting/crocheting ideas while enjoying pleasant conversation...

Movies @ the Library

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

films Recreation movies Adults

Biopic of pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger depicts his emergency landing on the Hudson River in January 2009. In the aftermath of this unprecedented feat, he must endure the weight of sudden fame and second-guessing by investigators....

Movie-Sully

Positive Aging: Zumba Exercise

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

free zumba class program for adults 50 seniors 50 plus positive aging

Join Zumba Exercise provided by courtes of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Book Discussion

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

adult book discussion

Please join our  book club discussion group on

Monday, May 22, 2017

at 1:00pm.

We will watch an abridged version of the movie "Lion" and discuss.

Lion

Afternoon Movie of the Month

Mon, May 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

"The Pirate" (1948) with Judy Garland and Gene Kelly

Movies @ the Library:Passengers

Mon, May 22   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drama/Romance/Science Fiction ) 116 minutes. On a routine journey through space to a new home, two passengers, sleeping in suspended animation, are awakened 90 years too early when their ship malfunctions. As Jim and Aurora face living the...

МУЗЫКАЛЬНЫИ ЛЕКТОРИЙ: Сергей Рахманинов часть II Bilingual Music Lecture: Sergei Rachmaninoff Part II

Mon, May 22   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

music classical music lecture Rachmaninoff

Выпускник Белорусскои государственной

Консерватории, пианист и композитор Святослав Милославский представляет курс лекций o различных формах и жанрах классической музыки.

Лекция посвящена жизни и творчеству Русского композитора и...

Rachmaninoff

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. All FirstRIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in First RIF. Children will be allowed to choose a free RIF book when they join FirstRIF and on their birthday. Children can earn additional...

Low Cost/Public Health Insurance Enrollment

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

Navigator Healthcare insurance ACA

Community Health Project/Callen-Lorde Community Health Center’s Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you may be eligible for free public health insurance (Child Health Plus and Medicaid, or free or low cost...

Dancercize

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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.  Akweisi Asante leads these...

Jewelry DIY Club

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Seniors jewelry DIY Adults

It’s a statement,

  collectable,

     currency,

        art, fashion and wearable. 

          ...

Register

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga

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

Zumba By DVD

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Join The Party! “Step by Step” Low-Impact Zumba

Classes for adults and older adults

Body-shaking Salsa and Caribbean dances Team up with friends Give the old exercise routine a makeover Just wear comfortable clothes...

Book Discussion: 1984

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Book Discussion: 1984, George Orwell's Dystopian Sci-fi Classic

Please sign up at the Reference Desk!

Limit: 1st 15 Participants!

Register

Big Read: Silver Sparrow Book Discussion

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Set in a middle-class neighborhood in Atlanta during the 1980s, the novel revolves around James Witherspoon's families—the public one and the secret one. When Witherspoon's daughters from each family meet, they form a...

Resume & Career Help (Kings Highway)

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

interview resume LinkedIn job

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Movie - "LA LA LAND"

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

2016 Feature Film

2016 Comedy, Drama, Music Film.  Starring Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone & John Legend.  Rated PG-13 - Running Time 2 hrs & 8 minutes.

First Come, First Served.  Only the first 27 people will be Admitted (Room Seating is...

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, May 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book discussion Adults Older Adults

Please join us for a discussion of 1984 by George Orwell. Please sign up at the information desk, where books will be available.

Game On for Kids!

Mon, May 22   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Legos Game On Videogames Boardgames

Play video games, board games, build with Lego and more while you make new friends.

Reading Circle: Fences

Mon, May 22   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults 50 50 seniors 50 plus Reading Circle:

Troy Maxson is a strong man, a hard man. He has to be to survive. Before the 1950's, if you were proud and Black in America, you faced pressures that could crush your body and soul. However, times have changed and Black society now has a spirit...

NY Writers Coalition Drop-In Workshop

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

NY Writers Coalition NY Writer's 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 community workshop! This writing group is open to writers of...

Young Adult Reading and Research Open Computer Lab

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

research Writing reading teens

Let's get East New York READING again! Personalized service tailored to address your reading, writing and research needs.

ESOL Conversation Group

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

Adults Older Adults Free ESOL Conversation group

Practice and improve your conversation skills fast!

Sharpen up your English conversation skills and meet friends from around the world.

After School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

after school homework help - grades 1 to 8

After School Homework Help-Grades 1-8

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

# arts and crafts

Arts & Crafts program for kids of all ages

After School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

homework help afterschool homework help

Free homework help for grades k-8 with a community volunteer.

After School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Mapleton Library

afterschool assistance

Get assistance with your homework during after school hours

Afterschool Homework Help for High School Students

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

teens homework help high school students

Need Homework Help? We Can Help!
If you are in Grades 9-12 we can help you with your homework! FREE!

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Midwood Library

2nd floor public area

Drop-In Coloring

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Coloring pages and crayons will be available for children at the 2nd floor reference desk.

Crayons

Kids Create: Puppets

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Have fun creating a puppet!

After School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Get help for your homework provided by the Volunteer Tutor.

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga Library)

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch or visit www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar to confirm...

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Creative Writing for Kids & Teens

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

#creative writing

Come to our weekly creative writing sessions! Make friends, gain inspiration, and share your ideas!

For grades 4-12

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

resume career job cover letter

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

resume

After-School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Need homework help?

If you are in Grades 1-8 we can help with your homework!

Free!

Chinese Language Playgroup: Sing, listen and play together!

Mon, May 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

For children Birth to 4 years old with their caregivers.

Speak to your child in the language you know best! Join us to connect with other families who speak your language. Play, socialize, and explore our foreign language collections.

Adult Book Discussion

Mon, May 22   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Dyker Library

The Big Read Book Discussion

Join us for the Big Read book discussion on Tayari Jones' Silver Sparrow.

After School Homework Help

Mon, May 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

 

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

Chess Workshop

Mon, May 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Learn to play chess or improve your game with the help of a chess master.