E.g., Jul 27 2017
JUL
27

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit financial-counseling One-on-One

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

Cancelled

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Older Adults Learning Lab

Thu, Jul 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 seniors older adults T4 #technology #Computer Basics

Join Us for Computer Assistance with Today’s Teens Tomorrow’s Techies.

Volunteers are available to provide assistance for older adults (50+) to navigate through various forms of technology. Bring questions about setting up an email...

Brooklyn Public Library - Older Adults Learning Lab

Digital Storytelling for Mac

Thu, Jul 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 27   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

*esol conversation group

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

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Thu, Jul 27   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...


JUL
29

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Maker Party with CoderDojo NYC

Sat, Jul 29   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

CoderDojo coding littlebits

Are you interested in coding and making, but don’t know where to start?

Join us for hands-on multimedia tech activities, including: coding, Web page building, mixing circuits with littleBits, and more! For ages 7-17.

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Jul 29   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

I-Ching

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English


JUL
30

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required


JUL
31

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 31   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Jul 31   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business SCORE One-on-One

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

SCORE NYC Logo

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 31   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Low Cost/Public Health Insurance Enrollment

Mon, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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 Essential Plan...

Resume Editing Help

Mon, Jul 31   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

resume cover letter career

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you.

This is a Business & Career Center...

Resume Editing Help

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 31   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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


AUG
1

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Tue, Aug 1   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit financial-counseling One-on-One

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 1   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Digital Camera Basics

Tue, Aug 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital-media

Learn how to use your camera’s features to create beautiful digital images. We’ll cover digital photography basics like camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop. You’ll also...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 1   1:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 1   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Aug 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teen Tech Time Super Smash Bros Just Dance Wii U

Kids and teens in grades 6 and up are welcome for an afternoon of video games and socializing with occasional arts and crafts, board games and free books. 

Where: Info Commons Lab

When: Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m....

Russian Conversation Group for beginners

Tue, Aug 1   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

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 1   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

*citizenship

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

Portuguese Conversation Group Intermediate Level

Tue, Aug 1   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

Color Stress Away

Tue, Aug 1   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.


AUG
2

Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One to One Assistance

Wed, Aug 2   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

advocacy disabilities special education

Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with: individualized Education Program (IEP) process, early childhood services and programs, transition planning, transportation issues,...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Aug 2   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business SCORE One-on-One

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

SCORE NYC Logo

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 2   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 2   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Spanish Conversation group Intermediate

Wed, Aug 2   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 2

World Language Conversation Spanish language/idioma español Español

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting This class has designed just for Intermediate and advanced level The class is free.

No registration required.  

 

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Aug 2   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

resume cover letter career

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you.

This is a Business & Career Center...

Resume Editing Help

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 2   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

*esol conversation group

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

French Conversation Group - Intermediat-Advanced

Wed, Aug 2   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

French/Français learning Language World Language Conversation

Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting.

This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level.

The class is free and no registrations is required.


AUG
3

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Thu, Aug 3   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit financial-counseling One-on-One

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Aug 3   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Older Adults Learning Lab

Thu, Aug 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

50 seniors older adults T4 #technology #Computer Basics

Join Us for Computer Assistance with Today’s Teens Tomorrow’s Techies.

Volunteers are available to provide assistance for older adults (50+) to navigate through various forms of technology. Bring questions about setting up an email...

Brooklyn Public Library - Older Adults Learning Lab

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 3   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

*esol conversation group

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


AUG
5

English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Aug 5   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

I-Ching

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English


AUG
6

English Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 6   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 6   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required


AUG
7

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 7   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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

Mon, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

English Conversation Group

Mon, Aug 7   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Low Cost/Public Health Insurance Enrollment

Mon, Aug 7   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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 Essential Plan...