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English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

conversation group

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

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Work office

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Central Library Microsoft Word Basics techknowledge

rosoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

*esol conversation group

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

Genealogy at Central

Thu, Sep 21   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

In this class we will explore the databases and resources available to genealogy researchers at the Brooklyn Public Library. This course is intended for the genealogy beginner and will focus on the library’s newspaper collections, directory...

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genealogy

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Intro to Business Intelligence: PowerPivot

Fri, Sep 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

computer Excel

Finance/accounting professionals will learn about PowerPivot, a new business intelligence tool that can save hours. PowerPivot is an add-on for Microsoft Excel that goes beyond the limits of a traditional pivot table.

Prerequisites:...

Beginner English Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

conversation group

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

BPL Presents logo

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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Sat, Sep 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit Finance financial-counseling

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...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 23   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.

Universal Makerspace: Unmaking

Sat, Sep 23   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

disabilities Autism friendly inclusion

How does it work?  What's inside?  Take it apart and find out.  Look inside a lamp, a phone, a keyboards and other things.

For youth ages 13 and up with and without disabilities.

For more information call 718.253...

Tools for electronics

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Sep 23   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


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Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

disabilities inclusion Gaming

Join us for a fun filled afternoon of Minecraft, Wii, rumble patch controllers, and more.  For teens 13 and up with and without disabilities.

For more information call 718.253.4948

English Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 24   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.

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 24   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


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Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   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...

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Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

resume cover letter career job

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...

Work office

English Conversation Group

Mon, Sep 25   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.


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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Tue, Sep 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit Finance 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...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 26   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.

Intro to Recording Podcasts

Tue, Sep 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

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English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 26   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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

techknowledge computers Internet

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? Come to our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance. Feel free to bring your own device, or use one of our...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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....

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, Sep 26   5:00 pm to 9:00 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...

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Russian Conversation Group for beginners

Tue, Sep 26   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

Specialized High Schools Admissions Information Session

Tue, Sep 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

shsat

• Learn about how to get into the Specialized High Schools
• Speak to a representative from the NYC Department of Education
• Ask any questions you have

Space is limited and is first-come, first-served.

Hosted by the...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Tue, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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.


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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Sep 27   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, Sep 27   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, Sep 27   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.

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Central Library Computer Basic 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 hardware,...

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

resume cover letter career job

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...

Work office

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 27   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.

Adobe Photoshop Fundamentals 2

Wed, Sep 27   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

design Adobe Photoshop

In this class you will explore different ways to adjust an image using some basic techniques in Adobe Photoshop CC. Please bring your own hard drive or USB flash drive if you want to save your work. Basic computer proficiency required.

...

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French Conversation Group - Intermediat-Advanced

Wed, Sep 27   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.


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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Thu, Sep 28   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit Finance 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...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Sep 28   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, Sep 28   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.

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 28   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

*esol conversation group

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

Email Basics

Thu, Sep 28   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Central Library Email Basic techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...


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Beginner English Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 29   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

conversation group

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

BPL Presents logo

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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Sat, Sep 30   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit Finance financial-counseling

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...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 30   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.

Money is Power Women’s Financial Literacy Seminar

Sat, Sep 30   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

financials financial goals wealth building budgeting

Learn from financial experts who will address defining and achieving your financial goals, personal budgeting, improving your credit, and wealth building strategies. This workshop is presented in partnership with the Delta Rho Omega Chapter of...

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