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JUL
15

Photoshop Open Lab

Mon, Jul 15   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

JUL
16

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 16   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

Make a Digital Story for PC

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 1:00 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...

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Make a Digital Story for PC

Family Open Play

Tue, Jul 16   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 16   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 16   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

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Tue, Jul 16   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group!  Free!  No registration required.

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Introduction to Virtual and Augmented Reality

Tue, Jul 16   7:00 pm to 9:00 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...

Introduction to Virtual and Augmented Reality

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—...

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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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 17   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

JUL
18

Sports Discussion Group

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

Adults conversations

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

English Conversation Group

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

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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...

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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

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Jul 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

English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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!

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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
21

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 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

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,...

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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...

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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)

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Tue, Jul 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group!  Free!  No registration required.

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 24   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 25   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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

English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

JUL
27

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

JUL
28

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 28   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

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

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