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OCT
18

WE Connect Mentor Session with Financial Industry Expert

Thu, Oct 18   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults business

Meet with Ramona Cedeno, founder of FiBrick Financial Services, an accounting and tax planning firm. She will share her expertise and answer your business questions during this small group session for 10...

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WE Connect Mentor Session with Financial Industry Expert

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Oct 18   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Oct 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Oct 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the program to receive an admission ticket at the Information Desk. In order to...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Email Basics

Thu, Oct 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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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Email Basics

Babies & Books

Thu, Oct 18   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood...

Babies & Books

SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

Thu, Oct 18   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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;

-...

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SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 18   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join your fellow sports fans for an informal group to discuss the world of sports.

The discussions can range from historical conversations and trivia to the news of the day.

Whatever your favorite sport may be, please join us to...

Sports Discussion Group

Spanish Conversation Group Intermediate/Advanced

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your Spanish in an informal and fun setting

This class covers the basic Spanish language.

The class is free

This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level.

Spanish Conversation Group Intermediate/Advanced

Unplugged!

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

Tabletop roleplaying games at the library!

Unplugged!

Arts and Crafts

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Come create and make fun crafts!

Arts and Crafts

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 18   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Navigating the College Financial Aid Process

Thu, Oct 18   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults career finance

Are you interested in going to college, and seeking more information about the financial aid process? Librarians from the Business & Career Center will cover: resources that share how much financial aid each college offers, the Free...

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Navigating the College Financial Aid Process

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Thu, Oct 18   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults world language conversation

Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting.

The class is free and no registrations is required.

 

French Conversation Group -Beginners

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Oct 18   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Genealogy for Beginners

Thu, Oct 18   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

This class explores the databases and resources available to genealogy researchers. This course is intended for the genealogy beginner, and participants will receive hands-on training as well as a list of genealogical research...

Genealogy for Beginners

OCT
19

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Oct 19   10:00 am to 3:00 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

Story Play

Fri, Oct 19   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Playtime

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to preschool music and play with fun toys!

Playtime

Story Play

Fri, Oct 19   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

New York State Department of Labor Counseling

Fri, Oct 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults career

Come and meet with staff from the New York State Department of Labor (DOL), who will work with job seekers to connect them to resources.

--Help with your job search, resume review, interviewing, networking, etc.

--Learn about...

New York State Department of Labor Counseling

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Oct 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults arts and crafts

Join the Info Commons for a relaxing watercolor session and meet other art enthusiasts in Brooklyn. You can work on your own watercolor projects, paint from a still life, or simply do some coloring pages. All materials will be provided; if you...

Watercolor Hour

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Clue, and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids kids tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.

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Kids Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

An offshoot of our BUILD WITH LEGOs program for school-age kids: little ones have their own play area with baby-safe DUPLO blocks. 

Build with DUPLO

Anime Hour

Fri, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

An hour of anime

Anime Hour

OCT
20

Couponing

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come in and pick out clipped coupons & weekly circulars to SAVE money on your groceries, personal products, household items and more.

Couponing

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

 

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

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

English Conversation Group

Teen Focus Group Needed: Poetry Experience

Sat, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens autism bklyn incubator developmental disabilities poetry

The Brooklyn Public Library is looking for young adults ages 13+ with and without a disability to participate in a sensorimotor poetry program with Donnie Welch Poetry followed by a focus group discussion

Participate in a fun interactive...
Teen Focus Group Needed: Poetry Experience

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

CyPurr Session: Library Privacy Week Extravaganza!

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

The CyPurr Collective is celebrating Library Privacy Week the only way they know how: a day of cybersecurity mini-workshops! They are breaking from their usual programming to give participants a bunch of quick little workshops on topics ranging...

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CyPurr Session: Library Privacy Week Extravaganza!

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults

 

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.

Due to Public Safety, the...

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Clinton Hill 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

OCT
21

English Conversation Group

Sun, Oct 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Change Agents Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools (Secondary Educators)

Sun, Oct 21   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults change agents ctle platbpl

Educators will establish basic understandings of gender diversity and approaches for applying them to their professional practice. This training takes participants through a review of basic gender concepts and terminology, and uses both...

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Change Agents Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools (Secondary Educators)

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Oct 21   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Scedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes for...

Japanese Conversation Group

OCT
22

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Oct 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

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

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...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Oct 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

English Conversation Group

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Oct 22   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

Callen Lorde's Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you're eligible for free public health insurance and, if so, help you enroll. Trained staff will meet with you, screen what programs you qualify for, and submit the...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Monday Movies

Mon, Oct 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults movies

Showing Some of the Best So Far, 2018 Movies.  You can drop in and pick up your copy of the movies for the month or call and ask what the next movie will be.  For Adults Only.  Come join us and bring your own popcorn.

Monday Movies

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in 1st - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Resume Editing Help

Mon, Oct 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

Adults career resume

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

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