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Civilian Complaint Review Board Information Table

Fri, Feb 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults civic engagement

Stop at the Information table at the Library to learn about the Civilian Complaint Review Board and its activities. The CCRB is a City Agency, independent from the New York Police Department, that investigates and mediates complaints against NYPD...

Civilian Complaint Review Board Information Table

Choo Choo Train Play Time

Fri, Feb 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join us for a very special play time featuring toy trains! For all ages. 

Choo Choo Train Play Time

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Feb 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Feb 28   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come and play board games such as Monopoly, Clue and Sorry! 

Game On! Board Games

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Fri, Feb 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

Study with a professional artist.

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Gaming for Teens

Fri, Feb 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Teens game on table-top & board games

Whether you're a fan of traditional games like Chess and Uno, or are interested in new favorires like Pandemic and Bears vs. Babies*, come on over to the J Reference desk and borrow a game in exchange for your library card.

*No actually...

Gaming for Teens

After School Homework Help

Fri, Feb 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

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Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

Sat, Feb 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults computer basics email microsoft office techknowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing, navigating the screen and going online? Drop in to an Open Level Lab for one-on-one assistance with basic computer use.

Presented by New York Cares.

Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

After School Homework Help

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Coloring Club

Sat, Feb 29   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Enjoy coloring activities with your friends and family

Coloring Club

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Sat, Feb 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids team up to read

Utilize fun game techniques to build comprehension.

Design a comic strip to learn the parts of a story!

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Feb 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, &play will help you &your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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Tax Help

Sun, Mar 1   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults tax help

Free Online Tax Help

Brooklyn Public Library, in partnership with The Food Bank NYC and with Office of Financial Empowerment, will help you electronically file your tax return for free!


To participate, you must have a valid...

Tax Help

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AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Mar 2   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults finance income tax tax help

PLEASE NOTE: Due to overwhelming demand and limited space and staff, not everyone that attends AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation programs can be seen on their first visit. Please be prepared to arrive early, or to have to return for another...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Mar 2   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Build with Duplo

Mon, Mar 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Free play with Lego DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults computer basics 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...

Computer Basics

Gaming for Teens

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Teens game on table-top & board games

Whether you're a fan of traditional games like Chess and Uno, or are interested in new favorires like Pandemic and Bears vs. Babies*, come on over to the J Reference desk and borrow a game in exchange for your library card.

*No actually...

Gaming for Teens

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party!

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids create kids explore storytime

Come celebrate reading, come celebrate books, come celebrate the life of Dr. Seuss!

In honor of Dr. Seuss' 116th birthday, the Kings Bay Library will be hosting a party with stories and crafts. (Recommended ages 5+)

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party!

Chess Workshop

Mon, Mar 2   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

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Tax Help

Tue, Mar 3   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults tax help

Free Online Tax Help

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Tax Help

Positive Aging: Current Events Cancelled

Tue, Mar 3   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Cantonese Chinese Storytime 广东話故事時間

Tue, Mar 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual multilingual storytime storytime

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的广东話故事及兒歌時間

Join us for stories and songs in Cantonese Chinese for children and their parents or caregivers.

Cantonese Chinese Storytime 广东話故事時間

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Mar 3   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Mar 3   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft 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.

Microsoft Word Basics

After School Homework Help

Tue, Mar 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids after school homework help

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

After School Homework Help

Gaming for Teens

Tue, Mar 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Teens game on table-top & board games

Whether you're a fan of traditional games like Chess and Uno, or are interested in new favorires like Pandemic and Bears vs. Babies*, come on over to the J Reference desk and borrow a game in exchange for your library card.

*No actually...

Gaming for Teens

English Conversation Group

Tue, Mar 3   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group everyone is welcome here

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

English Conversation Group

Cursive Writing for Adults

Tue, Mar 3   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults literacy writing workshop

Join this 7 session program as we harken back to a bygone era of cursive writing.  Some of the benefits are: improved legibility and spelling ability, quality signature and increased writing speed.

This program is to learn cursive...

Cursive Writing for Adults

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A New User Guide to iPad

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Older Adults techknowledge

iPad Basic training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to iPads or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using an iPad.

 

A New User Guide to iPad

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Mandarin Chinese Storytime 普通話故事時間

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years chinese multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Mandarin Chinese for children and their parents or caregivers.

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童 與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間.

Mandarin Chinese Storytime 普通話故事時間

Positive Aging. Health Discussion. The Plate Method.

Wed, Mar 4   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations health and wellness

Experienced Nurse will give you some tips and advise related to your health. This program is organized by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC (Naturally Occured Retirement Communities) and Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens.

Positive Aging. Health Discussion. The Plate Method.

Babies & Books

Wed, Mar 4   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

Excel Class

Wed, Mar 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document.

This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Excel Class

Gaming for Teens

Wed, Mar 4   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Teens game on table-top & board games

Whether you're a fan of traditional games like Chess and Uno, or are interested in new favorires like Pandemic and Bears vs. Babies*, come on over to the J Reference desk and borrow a game in exchange for your library card.

*No actually...

Gaming for Teens

Computer Basics

Wed, Mar 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults 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,...

Computer Basics

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

Wed, Mar 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Vladimir Mazo from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

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Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Mar 5   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Mar 5   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Introduction to Internet

Thu, Mar 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used.

This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

...

Introduction to Internet

Gaming for Teens

Thu, Mar 5   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Teens game on table-top & board games

Whether you're a fan of traditional games like Chess and Uno, or are interested in new favorires like Pandemic and Bears vs. Babies*, come on over to the J Reference desk and borrow a game in exchange for your library card.

*No actually...

Gaming for Teens

English Conversation Group

Thu, Mar 5   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults conversations english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

English Conversation Group

Homework Help

Thu, Mar 5   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids after school homework help

Free homework help for those in grades K - 8.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Thu, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids after school homework help

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

After School Homework Help

Ask a Tech

Thu, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Tax Help

Thu, Mar 5   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults tax help

Free Online Tax Help

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Tax Help

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