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

Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults microsoft office

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel. Create your own spreadsheets for budgets and charts for everyday use. You will learn how to save it to a flash drive. IMPORTANT: Please bring a flash drive with at least 2GB (available at most local...

Microsoft Excel Basics

JUL
18

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Jul 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.

Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.

If you're looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi For Beginners

Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Thu, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults astronomy

To celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on July 20, 1969, join us as we watch news clips and interviews from the event.

Featured Event
Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

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

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

Family Open Play

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Fri, Jul 19   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Fri, Jul 19   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults astronomy

To celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on July 20, 1969, join us as we watch news clips and interviews from the event.

Featured Event
Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

Fri, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults friday film club movies at the library

His Girl Friday (1940) | Directed by Howard Hawks
Friday, July 19, 2019 at 3:00 PM

This classic romantic comedy about a newspaper editor trying to win back his ex-wife (who is also his star reporter) is based on the play The Front...

Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

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

Family Open Play Cancelled

Tue, Jul 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

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

Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Jul 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults microsoft office

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel. Create your own spreadsheets for budgets and charts for everyday use. You will learn how to save it to a flash drive. IMPORTANT: Please bring a flash drive with at least 2GB (available at most local...

Microsoft Excel Basics

JUL
25

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Jul 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.

Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.

If you're looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi For Beginners

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

JUL
26

Family Open Play

Fri, Jul 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Fri, Jul 26   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

Fri, Jul 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults friday film club movies at the library

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof  (1958) | Directed by Richard Brooks
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Tennessee Williams’ tale of a troubled marriage and family tensions on an estate in the Deep South.

Starring Elizabeth Taylor,...

Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

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

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 30   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Toddler Time

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

Family Open Play

Tue, Jul 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

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

JUL
31

Book Discussion: It Can't Happen Here

Wed, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults book discussion

It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lewis is a cautionary tale about the fragility of democracy.  Written during the Depression, it is a shockingly prescient novel that's as fresh as today's news.

The novel is uniquely important. ...

Book Discussion: It Can't Happen Here

Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Jul 31   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults microsoft office

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word. Create your own template for writing personal and business letters, and learn how to save it to a flash drive. IMPORTANT: Please bring a flash drive with at least 2GB (available at most local Target/...

Microsoft Word Basics

AUG
1

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Aug 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.

Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.

If you're looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi For Beginners

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
2

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Fri, Aug 2   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Central Library Friday Film Club: Don’t Mess With The Earth Month

Fri, Aug 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults friday film club movies movies at the library

Predator (1987) | Directed by John McTiernan

Friday, August 2, 2019 at 3:00 PM

...
Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Don’t Mess With The Earth Month

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