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JUL
24

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Metrix Learning & Lynda.com

Mon, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Improve your skills and become more attractive to employers in your job search. Learn about Brooklyn Public Library’s online learning platforms, which allow you to take skill-building classes without paying hundreds of dollars. Basic internet...

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I’ve Been Laid Off … Now What?

Mon, Jul 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Are you struggling to find employment after being laid off? Perhaps you are in the midst of a career transition. If so, attend this presentation conducted by our friends at Vault and explore the ways to get back on your feet.

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JUL
26

The Films of Elia Kazan -- Boomerang

Wed, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Films of Elia Kazan -- Boomerang


JUL
28

Book Discussion - The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

Fri, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck is a moving and classical story of a Chinese family living in the 1920s, the time period of the last emperor and the vast political and social upheavals. Rich in meaning and deep in thought for book discussion.


JUL
31

LinkedIn Basics + Headshot

Mon, Jul 31   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Learn how to most effectively use the major features of LinkedIn, including how to create a profile, getting recommendations and endorsements, and following groups and companies. Also, get a free profile photo.

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AUG
2

The Films of Elia Kazan -- On The Waterfront

Wed, Aug 2   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Filmls of Elia Kazan -- On The Waterfront


AUG
3

Getting to School on Time: Making Special Education Busing work for You

Thu, Aug 3   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Presented by Ruth DiRoma, Family Educator, INCLUDEnyc, and Ed Jacobsen, Office of Pupil Transportation, New York City Department of Education

Getting busing on the IEP is just the first step. Learn how to make it work for you.  What...

Educación Especial Transporte: Llegando a la escuela a tiempo

Thu, Aug 3   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Presentado por Ruth DiRoma, Educadora Familiar, INCLUDEnyc y Ed Jacobsen, Oficina de Transporte de Alumnos, Departamento de Educación de la Ciudad de Nueva York. 

Obtener transporte a la escuela en el IEP es sólo el primer paso....

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Getting to School on Time: Making Special Education Busing Work for You

Thu, Aug 3   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Presented by Ruth DiRoma, Family Educator, INCLUDEnyc, and Ed Jacobsen, Office of Pupil Transportation, New York City Department of Education

Getting busing on the IEP is just the first step. Learn how to make it work for you.

...

Educación Especial Transporte: Llegando a la escuela a tiempo

Thu, Aug 3   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Presentado por Ruth DiRoma, Educadora Familiar, INCLUDEnyc y Ed Jacobsen, Oficina de Transporte de Alumnos, Departamento de Educación de la Ciudad de Nueva York

 

Obtener transporte a la escuela en el IEP es sólo el primer...


AUG
9

The Films of Elia Kazan -- A Streetcar Named Desire

Wed, Aug 9   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Films of Elia Kazan -- A Streetcar Named Desire


AUG
10

WEnyc Master Leadership Workshop

Thu, Aug 10   9:30 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Empowering women to start, operate, and grow businesses.

Women entrepreneurs are key economic actors in New York City — building businesses that support families, uplift communities and generate jobs. Over the course of two four-hour...

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AUG
16

The Films of Elia Kazan -- East of Eden

Wed, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Films of Elia Kazan -- East of Eden


AUG
17

WEnyc Master Leadership Workshop

Thu, Aug 17   9:30 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Empowering women to start, operate, and grow businesses.

Women entrepreneurs are key economic actors in New York City — building businesses that support families, uplift communities and generate jobs. Over the course of two four-hour...

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AUG
21

Job Search Strategies for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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This workshop will show you how to maximize your experience in a resume and cover letter, as well as during the interviewing process. It will also include tips for networking, how to address gaps in employment, and how to avoid seeming "...

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WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT CIVILIZATION? A BPL Library School course with guest instructor Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Mon, Aug 21   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Few words carry a more positive connotation in the West than Civilization. Indeed, it is almost taken for granted that Western Civilization is a good thing. Yet, among the powerful critiques of civilization come from exemplary figures of it. In...

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Norman Finkelstein

AUG
23

The Films of Elia Kazan -- Baby Doll

Wed, Aug 23   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Films of Elia Kazan --  Baby Doll


AUG
29

Understanding the 1 in 5: Making Sense of Your Child’s Learning and Attention Issues

Tue, Aug 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

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Learn more about your child with learning and attention issues and specific learning disabilities.  Understand why they behave the way they do and how to get the support they need to succeed.  Get your questions answered by experts....


AUG
30

The Films of Elia Kazan -- Splendor in the Grass

Wed, Aug 30   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

The Films of Elia Kazan -- Splendor in the Grass