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JUN
10

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan

Sat, Jun 10   10:00 am to 1:15 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Storytelling is one of the most powerful tools we have to understand ourselves and to communicate authentically with those around us. But first, we have to find not only our stories but the words to tell them. This three-hour workshop facilitated...

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan

JUN
13

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Jun 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning computer programming Microsoft Office techknowledge

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

Tech Help: By Appointment

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 13   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

Adams Street Record Club: The Go Go's Beauty and the Beat

Tue, Jun 13   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults conversations lectures and discussions music

Like a book club, but for records! Join your peers to discuss albums from Brooklyn Public Library's Vinyl Collection. This month, we'll discuss Beauty and the Beat by the Go-Gos.

For NPR, Hilary Hughes wrote, "The Go-Go's debut album...

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Adams Street Record Club: The Go Go's Beauty and the Beat

JUN
14

Ask a Librarian

Wed, Jun 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning research techknowledge

Book a one-on-one help session with an Adams Street librarian!

Whether you have a question about technology, need help with your resume, or want assistance with a research project, our staff is here for you! To book ahead, register here,...

Ask a Librarian

JUN
15

Author Event: The Extraordinary History of Cephalopods

Thu, Jun 15   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults author talks conversations STEM & STEAM

Octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish are some of Earth's most fascinating animals! But did you know their family tree goes back twice as far as dinosaurs?

Join us for an evening with author Danna Staaf, researchers Tessa Montague and Connor...

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Author Event: The Extraordinary History of Cephalopods

JUN
16

Drop-In Resume and Career Help (Adams Street Library)

Fri, Jun 16   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one assistance with resumes, cover letters, career advice, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian!

Our staff offer guidance on resumes and cover letters but do not write or type these...

Drop-In Resume and Career Help (Adams Street Library)

JUN
17

Blink and Sweat with Us: An Introductory and Educational Fitness Class

Sat, Jun 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults fitness health and wellness

June 17th, 2023

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
at Walt Whitman Library

Are you looking to work towards a healthy life change? Join us and learn the basics in this fun, engaging, and educational fitness program.

Meet us at 2pm at...

Blink and Sweat with Us: An Introductory and Educational Fitness Class

JUN
20

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

JUN
24

Button Making for Adults

Sat, Jun 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults arts and crafts STEM & STEAM

Learn how to use the library's button maker and make your own buttons featuring designs of your choice! 

All supplies will be provided but feel free to bring any images you'd like to use to make a button. This program is intended for...

Button Making for Adults

JUN
27

Tech Help: By Appointment

Tue, Jun 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults adult learning computer programming Microsoft Office techknowledge

Have a problem or a question with your phone, computer, or other tech? Book a one-on-one appointment with a library staff member to receive personalized attention and instruction. 

Appointments are available every Tuesday...

Register
Tech Help: By Appointment

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

JUN
29

Adams Street Book Club: Gorilla, My Love by Toni Cade Bambara

Thu, Jun 29   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults book club book discussion

Meet with others to discuss Toni Cade Bambara's Gorilla, My Love. 

In these fifteen superb stories, written in a style at once ineffable and immediately recognizable, this essential author of African American fiction gives us...

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Adams Street Book Club: Gorilla, My Love by Toni Cade Bambara

JUN
30

Drop-In Resume and Career Help (Adams Street Library)

Fri, Jun 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one assistance with resumes, cover letters, career advice, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian!

Our staff offer guidance on resumes and cover letters but do not write or type these...

Drop-In Resume and Career Help (Adams Street Library)

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