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JAN
20

BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children

Sun, Jan 20   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children  (CTLE Credits: 3)

In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of...

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BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children

JAN
22

Edit Photos on Your Phone

Tue, Jan 22   11:00 am to 1:00 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...

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Edit Photos on Your Phone

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jan 22   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

Resume Coaching

Tue, Jan 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

From October through January receive resume assistance from a trained volunteer.

Job seekers will be provided individual help with resume, cover letter, and other employment related objectives.

Cancelled
Resume Coaching

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: The New York Seascape

Tue, Jan 22   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

The New York Bight encompasses more than 16,000 square miles of coastal and ocean waters from Montauk, New York, to Cape May, New Jersey. It is an ecological treasure trove, providing critical migration routes for globally threatened species,...

Brooklyn Bird Club Presents: The New York Seascape

JAN
23

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Fashion Design: Create a Tote!

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

THIS CLASS IS FULL - REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

Don’t miss this opportunity to create your own handbag! Expert accessories designer, Charanor Marcano, teaches you how to make your own leather tote bag and add your own swag. All tools and...

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Fashion Design: Create a Tote!

JAN
24

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Resume Coaching

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

From October through January receive resume assistance from a trained volunteer.

Job seekers will be provided individual help with resume, cover letter, and other employment related objectives.

Cancelled
Resume Coaching

Genealogy for Beginners

Thu, Jan 24   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...

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Genealogy for Beginners

JAN
25

Story Play

Fri, Jan 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

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LDBA Free Art Fridays

¿Qué es el autismo?

Fri, Jan 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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María Virginia Ortega, maestra de educación especial hablara del autismo. Contestara preguntas y se reunirá con padres y parientes para que: reciban información concreta acerca del Trastorno del Autimiso, comprendan esta condición y la...

¿Qué es el autismo?

JAN
26

Computer Programming for Beginners, the Unsure, and the Afraid - Building a Dynamic Website in Python

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

We'll build our first website in Python. We'll put our programming skills to the test by building a small website in Python. Our websites will display HTML and CSS, and dynamically display data (whatever that means). This is a workshop, so bring...

Computer Programming for Beginners, the Unsure, and the Afraid - Building a Dynamic Website in Python

Workshop: Music Videos that Count

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults environment film music

Explore topics of waste and consumption, while learning what goes into making your favorite music videos and why visual storytelling matters. Learn from the Human Impacts Institute's Artist-in-Residence, Christine Arroyo, who has created music...

Workshop: Music Videos that Count

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

JAN
27

NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative Meeting

Sun, Jan 27   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

This is the first All-Member Meeting of the NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative (NYC REIC) of 2019. Everyone is welcome to attend and learn more about the NYC REIC—this event is open to all.

The NYC REIC is working together to secure...

NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative Meeting

JAN
28

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   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

Morning Movies: Ant Man and the Wasp

Mon, Jan 28   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Come see the playful and engaging Marvel sequel on our big screen.  Ant Man struggles with being both a father and a superhero, when he is called upon to once again fight alongside the Wasp to battle a powerful new enemy.

Morning Movies: Ant Man and the Wasp

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jan 28   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, Jan 28   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, Jan 28   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

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Jan 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Do It Yourself: DIY

Mon, Jan 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens diy

Come make things out of other things, or make a gift for someone you love. We provide most materials for you!

Do It Yourself: DIY

Start Smart: Fashion Your Future, Launch Your Brand - Map Your Fashion & Beauty Journey

Mon, Jan 28   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

Join Sadia Seymour, fashion stylist and business counselor at Brooklyn Women’s Business Center at the LDCENY, as she leads the discussion on how to jump-start your business for success in the New Year. Presented in partnership with the Brooklyn...

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JAN
29

Intro to Social Media: Twitter

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Twitter, you’ll learn how to create a profile for personal or professional use, learn how to tweet in 280 characters or less and connect with other users in the Twitterverse.

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Intro to Social Media: Twitter

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jan 29   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

Family Movie Night: Smallfoot

Tue, Jan 29   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

An animated adventure for all ages with original music and an all-star cast.  A young Yeti discovers something he didn't know could possibly exist--a human. 

Family Movie Night: Smallfoot

History and Future of Brooklyn's First Apartment House District

Tue, Jan 29   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

Over the past two years, the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council (PHNDC) and the Cultural Row Block Association on Eastern Parkway (CuRBA) have explored the history of the district of over one hundred multi-family buildings located...

History and Future of Brooklyn's First Apartment House District

JAN
30

Start Smart: Fashion Your Future, Launch Your Brand - Upcycle, Repurpose and Design for a Sustainable Future

Wed, Jan 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

Discuss zero waste design with none other than designers Zero Waste Daniel and Camile Tagle of FABSCRAP, the fabric reuse company. We will cover how waste affects you, designing fashions using scraps and what you can do to recycle your clothing....

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Start Smart:  Fashion Your Future, Launch Your Brand - Upcycle, Repurpose and Design for a Sustainable Future

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

Morning Concert with the Classical Saxophone Project

Wed, Jan 30   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

The saxophone is not just for jazz music!  It is likewise well-established in the world of classical music.  At this morning performance the Classical Saxophone Project, led by soloist Javier Oviedo and maestro Jean-Pierre Schmitt, will...

Morning Concert with the Classical Saxophone Project

JAN
31

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jan 31   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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Jan 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Thu, Jan 31   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults immigrant services

Do you have an immigration question? Do you want to apply for citizenship? Do you want help preparing for the citizenship interview?

Join us for our monthly Immigration Information Walk-in Hours and speak to a trusted legal service...

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Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

FEB
1

Story Play

Fri, Feb 1   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

FEB
2

CyPurr Session

Sat, Feb 2   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults internet safety

Come on by and get advice on your cybersecurity and hardware problems, or just come to meet n' greet with other folks to chat about the big digital issues of the day! Snacks and children are welcome. Open to beginner and seasoned techies alike!...

CyPurr Session

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 2   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Storymakers Publishers Panel on Diversity in Children's Picture Books

Sat, Feb 2   2:15 pm to 3:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults

How Children's Publishers are Addressing the Need for More Diverse Books (And what we are looking for from new writers and illustrators!)

Leaders in the field of diverse publishing discuss their efforts to increase equity and inclusivity...

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Storymakers Publishers Panel on Diversity in Children's Picture Books

FEB
3

Change Agents Educator Series: Creating Consent Culture in the Classroom (Elementary Educators)

Sun, Feb 3   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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This 3-hour, interactive training will explore how educators can support young children building healthy relationships by creating a culture of consent in their classrooms. We will discuss how young children internalize messages about consent,...

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Change Agents Educator Series: Creating Consent Culture in the Classroom (Elementary Educators)

FEB
4

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Feb 4   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, Feb 4   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, Feb 4   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, Feb 4   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

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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 hardware...

Computer Basics

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Feb 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Start Smart: Fashion Your Future, Launch Your Brand - A Blueprint for Your Business

Mon, Feb 4   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

Attract clients and generate revenue in 2019! Discover the steps to launching a successful marketing campaign to generate leads, get sales and have consistent cash flow. Nicole McCullum, CEO of Captivate Designs, will address multi-channel...

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Start Smart:  Fashion Your Future, Launch Your Brand - A Blueprint for Your Business

FEB
5

Ask A Tech

Tue, Feb 5   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

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