E.g., Jul 17 2019
JUL
17

AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

JUL
18

Intro to Audition

Thu, Jul 18   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Adobe Audition is an industry standard audio editing software for Mac and PC. This course covers how to start an Audition project, importing and layering audio files, basic editing techniques and effects, as well as how to export a finished...

Register
Intro to Audition

Digital Marketing for Educators & Entrepreneurs: A Blueprint for Your Business

Thu, Jul 18   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults business

Discover the steps to launching a successful marketing campaign to generate leads, get sales and have consistent cash flow. Nicole McCullum, of Captivate Designs, will address multi-channel marketing strategy, increasing website traffic, building...

Register
Digital Marketing for Educators & Entrepreneurs: A Blueprint for Your Business

JUL
19

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Jul 19   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults citizenship

A free workshop to help eligible lawful permanent residents (green card holders) prepare their N-400, Application for Naturalization. Immigration experts will be available to answer legal questions and review applications. Registration is not...

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

JUL
20

Universal Makerspace!

Sat, Jul 20   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Will it stay up? Explore the forces behind flight while making a kite. What happens next is up to you!

 

For ages 13+ with and without disabilities. 

Universal Makerspace!

Virtual and Augmented Reality: Hands-on!

Sat, Jul 20   12:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults film techknowledge

In this workshop we will explore how virtual & augmented reality (VR/AR) are transforming storytelling. We will learn how to use 360-degree video cameras and headsets, and we will discuss what the future with these emerging technologies might...

Featured Event
Virtual and Augmented Reality: Hands-on!

JUL
22

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Library Resources

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults career

Learn about Lynda, which offers online courses on technology and software, business skills and much more, for free with your Brooklyn Public Library card. We will also take a look at other helpful career-related BPL electronic resources,...

Register
Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Library Resources

Digital Security for Everyday New Yorkers with the NYCLU

Mon, Jul 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults community partner legal resources techknowledge

Please join us for a participatory education workshop on secure use of the technology we all rely on. This workshop will leave you with the knowledge to protect your rights, encrypt sensitive data, and secure your communications. You will also...

Digital Security for Everyday New Yorkers with the NYCLU

JUL
23

Edit Photos on Your Phone

Tue, Jul 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric photography

Up your social media game and learn to make your photos web-ready with this free two-hour class on editing photos using Adobe’s FREE photo editing software. For iPhone and Android users. Note: Please come to class with Adobe Photo Express...

Register
Edit Photos on Your Phone

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens 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.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens

It's On! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone, or bring a friend, our Wii Switch is your Wii Switch every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. We  have Mario Kart, Arms and more. (grades 6 and up.) See...

Teen Tech Time

Building Bridges: Understanding Fundraising for 2020 by NYC Dept. of Youth and Community Development (DYCD)

Tue, Jul 23   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults social services

Learn fundraising strategies to support your organization’s funding efforts by identifying, cultivating, asking,
and saying thank you to donors.

• Receive free resource guides on volunteer management and board governance.
•...

Building Bridges: Understanding Fundraising for 2020 by NYC Dept. of Youth and Community Development (DYCD)

JUL
24

SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner finance

Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program

Seniors and People with Disabilities, Keep Your Rent From Increasing, If You:

- Are you 62 years or older (18 years old if disabled);

- Have a household income of $50,000 or less;

-...

Featured Event
SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

JUL
25

How to Record Your Podcast

Thu, Jul 25   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording

Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started.

Register
How to Record Your Podcast

How to Edit Your Podcast

Thu, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go.

Register
How to Edit Your Podcast

Digital Marketing for Educators & Entrepreneurs: Level Up Your Business Online with Google

Thu, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults business

Learn best practices and analyze trends about how customers engage with your business online, then turn these insights into well-informed, actionable decisions. Google Coach, Angelina Darrisaw Cheeks will lead you in identifying your...

Register
Digital Marketing for Educators & Entrepreneurs: Level Up Your Business Online with Google

JUL
29

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 29   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

JUL
30

Mobile Phone Podcasting

Tue, Jul 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording

Learn to use your mobile device to record and edit podcasts. We’ll start with simple interview and recording techniques. You’ll also explore the editing and recording apps to help you produce your podcast content anywhere and anytime.

Register
Mobile Phone Podcasting

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens

It's On! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone, or bring a friend, our Wii Switch is your Wii Switch every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. We  have Mario Kart, Arms and more. (grades 6 and up.) See...

Teen Tech Time

AUG
1

Edit Photos on Your Phone

Thu, Aug 1   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Up your social media game and learn to make your photos web-ready with this free two-hour class on editing photos using Adobe’s FREE photo editing software. For iPhone and Android users. Note: Please come to class with Adobe Photo Express...

Register
Edit Photos on Your Phone

Make a Digital Story for Mac

Thu, Aug 1   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric techknowledge

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...

Register
Make a Digital Story for Mac

AUG
5

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 5   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Photoshop Open Lab

Mon, Aug 5   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults adobe creative cloud techknowledge

Working on a design project and need help bringing it to life? Just learning Photoshop and want some tips and best practices? Drop by at any time during this open lab to get assistance.

We have Macbooks with Photoshop for use during this...

Photoshop Open Lab

AUG
6

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Aug 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens

It's On! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone, or bring a friend, our Wii Switch is your Wii Switch every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. We  have Mario Kart, Arms and more. (grades 6 and up.) See...

Teen Tech Time

BRIC Media Arts Orientation

Tue, Aug 6   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric

Learn about all the courses and media resources presented by BRIC. Join us for an orientation and get a great introduction to what Public Access is all about— free and low-cost, high-quality media courses, and the wide variety of services...

Register
BRIC Media Arts Orientation

AUG
7

Is Starting A Nonprofit Right for You? (By Candid, formerly Foundation Center, staff)

Wed, Aug 7   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults research

Candid (candid.org) is a new 501C3 nonprofit organization created when Foundation Center (foundationcenter.org) and GuideStar (guidestar.org) joined forces in early 2019. Candid connects people who want to change the world to the resources they...

Is Starting A Nonprofit Right for You? (By Candid, formerly Foundation Center, staff)

AUG
8

Intro to Photoshop

Thu, Aug 8   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric photography techknowledge

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop for photo enhancement, typography, and graphic design.

This class meets for three mandatory sessions on 8/8, 8/15, 8/22. Registration is required for all three sessions.

Register
Intro to Photoshop

AUG
11

CyPurr Session

Sun, Aug 11   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety techknowledge

Stop by to get advice on your cybersecurity and hardware problems, or just chat with folks about the big digital issues of the day! Snacks and kids are welcome. Open to beginner and seasoned techies alike. Topic TBD.

The CyPurr Collective...

CyPurr Session

AUG
12

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 12   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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

Older Adults

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

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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

Older Adults

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

Photoshop Open Lab

Mon, Aug 12   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults adobe creative cloud techknowledge

Working on a design project and need help bringing it to life? Just learning Photoshop and want some tips and best practices? Drop by at any time during this open lab to get assistance.

We have Macbooks with Photoshop for use during this...

Photoshop Open Lab

AUG
13

Stop Motion Animation

Tue, Aug 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults bric techknowledge

In two hours, learn the tools and techniques to create an animated film. Spend course time working on a short, animated video, with the potential to exhibit online or on Brooklyn Free Speech.

Register
Stop Motion Animation

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

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