E.g., Apr 25 2017
APR
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Jewelry Making for Adults

Tue, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

arts and crafts jewelry Adults

Learn to make the kind of jewelry worn by celebrities! In this hands-on workshop, transform materials of various shapes, colors and sizes into stylish accessories.           ...

Many Flags - One Struggle

Tue, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

history Discussion Adult performance African-American history

MANY FLAGS - ONE STRUGGLE

THE COLLECTIVE STRUGGLE OF CARIBBEAN AND AFRICAN AMERICANS IN AMERICA

TUESDAY, APRIL 25TH FROM 5 - 6 - EAST FLATBUSH LIBRARY

...

This talk presented by Dr. Linda H. Humes will look at a few...

Featured Event

Pre HSE Classes

Tue, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Begin your High School Equivalency Diploma preparation. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success.

Russian Conversation Group for beginners

Tue, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

World Language Conversation ру́сский язы́к

How to learn Russian language program is coming back to Brooklyn Public Library.

Practice your Russian language in an Informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required

Memoir Writers

Tue, Apr 25   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Write your memoirs and share with the group.

Flatbush Fiction: A Writing Workshop

Tue, Apr 25   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

literature short stories

Put some spring into your creativity! As the warm weather is upon us, now is a great time to channel all that spring fever into writing stories!

Inspired by the work of writers of short fiction from around the world, together we will...

Game On!

Tue, Apr 25   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Board Games for kids

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adult Learning English Conversation

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

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Free citizenship exam preparation citizenship information materials

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

High School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Library

homework help high school homework help

 

If you are in grades 9-12, we can help you with your homework!  Free

SPOKEN WORD POETRY - OPEN MIC NIGHT

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

open mic poetry

SPOKEN WORD POETRY FOR ADULTS AND TEENS

OPEN MIC NIGHT

Come Share Your Poems in front of an Audience

Sign-up to be a poet speaker - 5 minutes per...

Register

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Dyker Library

learning English ESOL Program

Practice English in a conversation group at the Dyker Library!

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE! No registration required

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718 349-8504 or 718 230-2406.

ESOL Class

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

learning ESOL Literacy Read esl Education learn

Learn English for free with our professional instructor. For adults 17 and older.

*Registration for these classes is required. Call or visit the branch information desk for more information*

 

Need a Resume? We Can Help!

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Get one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter!

Free!

Shape Up NYC: Full-Body Cardio Sculpt

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Get ready to sweat and work all major muscle groups in this interval-based class! Through a combination of strength training with resistance bands and high intensity cardio, this class will help you strengthen and tone your entire body and...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   DeKalb Library

Literacy Adult Learning English Conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

Free!

No registration required.

ESOL Class (Beginner)

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Free ESOL Classes. Learn English!

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kensington Library

conversation practice Adult Learning English Conversation

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Ryder Library

Practice your English with others in a relaxed setting.

microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Midwood Library

# techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Falun Dafa Exercise

Tue, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

exercise Health falun dafa Mediation

Practice of meditation and slow moving exercise. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Apr 25   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Read book club fiction Adult programming cortelyou library ditmas park fiction of the 21st century

Join the book club as they discuss The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz! 

Beginner's Yoga

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Beginner Yoga:Gentle Beginner

Beginner Yoga: Gentle Beginner;

Free: Limit of 18 participants ;

Age Group: Adults & Older Adults!

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

citizenship naturalization

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

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 browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Yoga for Fun and Fitness

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Free Yoga Classes

Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome

Yoga

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

ESOL williamsburgh library

Practice English in a group with other adults learning English. Free! No registration necessary.

Meditation

Tue, Apr 25   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

free meditation

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.

Data Science and Analysis in R: A Primer

Tue, Apr 25   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

data data analytics

This class will provide an overview of the underpinnings of contemporary data analysis and an introduction to one of the key platforms employed by statisticians, economists and social scientists. We'll review the basics and discuss examples of...

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Color Stress Away

Tue, Apr 25   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Recreation coloring stress # arts and crafts

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets, coloring books, crayons and colored pencils shall be provided to participants by the library.

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, Apr 25   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

português World Language Conversation

Practice your Portuguese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration is required


APR
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Citizenship Class

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Learn about the application and interview process.

Improve your English.

Review all the topics on the naturalization test.

Planning Your Future: Estate & Gift Planning Seminar

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 plus 50+ Seniors Older Adults estate planning retirement 50

Everyone knows you should have a will, but most
Americans don’t have one. This free seminar presents
estate-planning concepts in easy-to-understand terms,in a relaxed and informative environment.

Questions are welcome...

Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

storytime Babies and Books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and one at 10:30. For ages Birth-18...

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Computer Basics

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Brower Park Library

# techknowledge

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...

Coloring Pages

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

all ages

Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the crayons and coloring pages or you can draw from your imagination!

Poetry Anyone?

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 5:30 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Poetry Anyone?" box is available all day, every day that our branch in open. Patrons are invited to read a poem or two in their spare time. The books may be checked out if you crave more time with any of the poems or poets.

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...

Preschool Storytime

Wed, Apr 26   10:00 am to 10:45 am   New Lots Library

preschool storytime reading

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311

The Big Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

toddlers songs arts and crafts Babies Playtime Fingerplays play

Stop by the Big Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

Never Too Late to Learn: A New User Guide to IPad Basics

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

computers 50 plus Seniors 50 + TechKnowledge

For new iPad users who have never owned an iPhone or iPod Touch, simple things like finding good apps, installing them, organizing them or even deleting them might seem like a task. Even for users that know the basic of navigation, there are tips...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Dad Beats

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Dyker Library

music Stomp Clap & Sing birth to five years

The Dad Beats are a power quartet wrapped in a playdate with a hootenanny garnish!  Made up of four real live Brooklyn dads, the Dad Beats traverse surf, rock and country grooves to deliver playful re-imaginings of your childhood favorites....

Read and PlayPlay

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

inclusive services

Children hear stories, play and make friends.

Toddler Time

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime play williamsburgh library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Story Play

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#Story Play

Bring the children and meet other babies and toddlers and parents for some fun and social interaction. 

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

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?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

storytime rif Stories

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

We have chess everyday!!

Wed, Apr 26   10:30 am to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Free

Borrow a chess set.

Improve your game.

Make new friends.