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Crossword Puzzles

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Adults adult learning alzheimer's literacy mental health

Try your hand at either the Monday NYT Mini Crossword Puzzle or the Regular Monday NYT Crossword Puzzle.

Pick up your puzzle at the Language and Literature Reference Desk.  Puzzles are available to the  first twelve patrons....

Crossword Puzzles

APR
29

Family Movies @ The Library: Inside Out

Fri, Apr 29   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Kids

When 11-year-old Riley moves to a new city, her Emotions team up to help her through the transition. Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness work together, but when Joy and Sadness get lost, they must journey through unfamiliar places to get back...

Family Movies @ The Library: Inside Out

SEP
10

75th Birthday Celebration of Central Library

Sat, Sep 10   9:00 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Adults

With its breathtaking façade, sweeping grand lobby and vast contemporary and historical collections, Central Library has been a Brooklyn icon since its opening in 1941. Join us as we commemorate 75 years of service in Brooklyn Public...

Featured Event
75th Birthday Celebration of Central Library

OCT
23

Yoga & Poetry with Ana Božičević & Scott Hightower

Sun, Oct 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library

Adults

Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:30 am. Class starts at 10:00 am sharp.

Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two, and the pose is followed by a poem read live by a...

Featured Event
Yoga & Poetry with Ana Božičević & Scott Hightower

OCT
29

Theater of War: Hercules in Brooklyn

Sat, Oct 29   7:30 pm to 9:30 pm   Central Library

Adults

*Please Note: This program is at full capacity and we are no longer accepting reservations. All unclaimed reservations will be released approximately 5 minutes before the start of the event.

This program is free and will take place in...

Theater of War: Hercules in Brooklyn

NOV
13

Yoga & Poetry with Bob Holman

Sun, Nov 13   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Central Library

Adults

Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:00 am. Class starts at 9:30 am sharp.

Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two, and the pose is followed by a poem read live by a...

Yoga & Poetry with Bob Holman

DEC
11

Yoga & Poetry with Robin Beth Schaer

Sun, Dec 11   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Central Library

Adults

Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:00 am. Class starts at 9:30 am sharp. Our December poet will be Robin Beth Schaer.

Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two...

Featured Event
Yoga & Poetry with Robin Beth Schaer

JAN
28

Night of Philosophy & Ideas

Sat, Jan 28   7:00 pm to 10:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

An All-night marathon of philosophical debate, performances, screenings, readings and music.

Find out more here.

Featured Event
Night of Philosophy & Ideas

FEB
3

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

FEB
6

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

Mon, Feb 6   9:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

Brooklyn Public Library is collecting your
stories of 2016to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s challenges,...

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

Mon, Feb 6   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

January through February Brooklyn Public Library will be collecting your stories of 2016 to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s...

Featured Event
2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

FEB
8

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Wed, Feb 8   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 8   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

For more information call: 718-230-2184 Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels...

Fiber Arts Group

FEB
10

1984/48: A Virtual Book Discussion

Fri, Feb 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults

Older adults are invited to participate in a "virtual book discussion group" hosted by DOROT University Without Walls. Participants will attend through teleconference.

BPL will be hosting a book discussion group on George...

1984/48: A Virtual Book Discussion

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 10   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

FEB
12

Yoga & Poetry with Scott Hightower

Sun, Feb 12   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Central Library

Adults

Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:00 am. Class starts at 9:30 am sharp.

Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two, and the pose is followed by a poem read live by a...

Yoga & Poetry with Scott Hightower

FEB
13

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

Mon, Feb 13   9:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

Brooklyn Public Library is collecting your
stories of 2016to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s challenges,...

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

Mon, Feb 13   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

January through February Brooklyn Public Library will be collecting your stories of 2016 to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s...

Featured Event
2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

FEB
15

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Wed, Feb 15   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

NYCitizenship Information Session

Wed, Feb 15   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Are you ready to apply for Citizenship? 

Attend an Information Sessions with the NYCitizenship attorney to find out:

How to apply for U.S. citizenship Benefits of becoming a citizen Free test and interview preparation at...
NYCitizenship Information Session

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 15   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

For more information call: 718-230-2184 Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels...

Fiber Arts Group

FEB
17

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 17   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

FEB
20

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

Mon, Feb 20   9:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

Brooklyn Public Library is collecting your
stories of 2016to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s challenges,...

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

Mon, Feb 20   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

January through February Brooklyn Public Library will be collecting your stories of 2016 to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s...

Featured Event
2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

FEB
21

Cooking in the Classroom @ Brooklyn Kitchen

Tue, Feb 21   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library

Adults cooking

PLEASE NOTE: this workshop will take place at
Brooklyn Kitchen 100 Frost Street, Brooklyn NY 11211

 

Learn to integrate cooking into STEM and ELA lessons using recipes as informational and procedural texts. Discuss DIY...

Cooking in the Classroom @ Brooklyn Kitchen

FEB
22

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Wed, Feb 22   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 22   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

For more information call: 718-230-2184 Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels...

Fiber Arts Group

FEB
24

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

FEB
27

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

Mon, Feb 27   9:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

Brooklyn Public Library is collecting your
stories of 2016to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s challenges,...

Our Streets, Our Stories: 2016 Oral History

2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

Mon, Feb 27   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

2016: Let's Talk About It

January through February Brooklyn Public Library will be collecting your stories of 2016 to be archived as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project. We will record your recollections of 2016’s...

Featured Event
2016 Oral History Project: Our Streets, Our Stories

FEB
28

iPad Basics Class

Tue, Feb 28   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library

Older Adults

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...

iPad Basics Class

MAR
1

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Wed, Mar 1   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 1   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

MAR
3

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

MAR
8

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Wed, Mar 8   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 8   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

MAR
10

1984/48: A Virtual Book Discussion

Fri, Mar 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults

Older adults are invited to participate in a "virtual book discussion group" hosted by DOROT University. Participants will attend through teleconference.

BPL will be hosting a book discussion group on George Orwell's 1984...

1984/48: A Virtual Book Discussion

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 10   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

MAR
12

Yoga & Poetry with Miranda Field

Sun, Mar 12   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Central Library

Adults

Please bring your own yoga mat. Doors open at 9:00 am. Class starts at 9:30 am sharp.

Imagine starting your yoga class with the wise words of your instructor, who calls out a pose or two, and the pose is followed by a poem read live by a...

Featured Event
Yoga & Poetry with Miranda Field

MAR
14

POSTPONED: One Book, One New York Cancelled

Tue, Mar 14   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library

Adults

DUE TO THE FORECASTED BLIZZARD, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. NEW DATE TO COME SOON. BPL and the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment welcome you to Central Library to meet the winning author of  New York City’s first...

Featured Event
POSTPONED: One Book, One New York

MAR
15

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Cancelled

Wed, Mar 15   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 15   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

MAR
17

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 17   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

MAR
22

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Cancelled

Wed, Mar 22   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 22   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

MAR
24

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

MAR
29

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help Cancelled

Wed, Mar 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults citizenship

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 29   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

MAR
31

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 31   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Adults

Chess Players of all skill levels meet for friendly games in the alcove area of the Art and Music Division.

Chess sets are provided, or you can bring your own.

For more information call: 718-230-2184 or visit:

http://www....

Chess Club

APR
5

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Apr 5   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults fiber arts

Needles, hooks, yarns, threads and fabrics are some of the various  materials used by this creative, joyous group who meet every Wednesday evening.  Fiber Arts welcomes adults of all skill levels and ages to develop their individual...

Fiber Arts Group

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