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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Finance

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

TechKnowledge: One on One Help

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

TechKnowledge

Need help downloading your ebook on your ereader? Don't remember your username or password for your email & you need to reset it?

Get One-on-One Help on the computer, creating & saving documents or printing, tablet, or any...

TechKnowledge: One on One Help

Chess Club

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Scrabble

Tue, May 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

SCRABBLE ..... ALL WELCOME!!! LEARN NEW SKILLS.

Scrabble

Creative Writing

Tue, May 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, May 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Never Too Late To Learn Introduction To Ransomware

Tue, May 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

This is an introductory class regarding Ransomware. Learn what it is,how its implemented and how to better protect yourself against a ransomware attack. Ransomware = (a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer...

Never Too Late To Learn Introduction To Ransomware

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Tue, May 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search, including your resume and cover letter or interview practice. 

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

How to Record Your Podcast

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

bric

Do you want to record a podcast from home? Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started. You’ll also have a chance to record sample clips using professional Zoom recorders and software for your mobile devices and...

Register
How to Record Your Podcast

Typing Workshop

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

TechKnowledge

Do you want to improve your typing? Come join the Typing Workshop! You will be shown a number of resources and provided computer time to help you improve your typing skill.

No registration is required.

Typing Workshop

Mahjong

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Please join us!

Mahjong

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

 

Discussion of certain issues

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Email Class - 1

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

email

 

 

Email Class - 1

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   1:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

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. Feel free to bring your own devices!

...
Drop-In Computer Lab

Computer Basics

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Marcy Library

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.

There are two parts to computers basics:

-Computer...

Computer Basics

Book Discussion: "A Separation"

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning book club book discussion

A mesmerizing, psychologically taut novel about a marriage's end and the secrets we all carry.

Book Discussion: "A Separation"

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Friends Group at Sheepshead Bay:

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!

All proceeds will go to the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library and will be used to improve the many free services and programs offered by the library.

Friends Group at Sheepshead Bay:

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Hacksaw Ridge (2016) 2h 19min.

It's the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the...

Movies @ the Library

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Come join our knititng and crocheting club at the Flatlands Branch! All skill levels are welcome to join!

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a free program where you can sit with a trained teacher and practice your English!  The group meets weekly and discusses general topics such as news and life, practicing wiht worksheets or wordlists.  This class is open to...

ESOL Conversation Group

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

TechKnowledge

Got a specific question about how to use computers/mobile device or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class?

Drop into the Flatlands Library’s  for one-on-one assistance.

First come, first...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Marcy Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your resume, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Puzzle Hour

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Solve wordsearch puzzles and other brain teasers. For all ages.

Puzzle Hour

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, May 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Computer Lab open to adults weekly on Tuesdays at 4 pm and Fridays at 10 am. Get one-on-one help with computer projects like resumes, applications, email etc.

Drop-In Computer Lab

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary

Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration...

English Conversation Group

Drop In: Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clarendon Library

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.

Drop In: Computer Lab

Resume Editing

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

Resume Help

Resume Editing

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

techknowledge

Did you know that the Red Hook Library offers FREE one-on-one computer training?

Learn basic computer skills, or get more advanced training from our technology experts. We have a drop-in lab on Tuesdays, but you can also make appointments...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, May 29   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Come and Learn how to use Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word Basics

Big Driver (Suspense )

Tue, May 29   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Tess Thorne, a famous writer, faces a long drive home following a book signing. On a lonely New England road, her tire blows out, leaving her stranded. Relieved when another driver stops and offers assistance, Tess quickly discovers her savior is...

Big Driver  (Suspense )

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, May 29   5:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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

Adult Coloring

Tue, May 29   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Spend your evening coloring away your troubles! Coloring is a great way to relax and show off your creativity. Find us on the Adult side of the library. Materials will be provided.

No registration required.

Adult Coloring

Beginning Drawing

Tue, May 29   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

art and crafts

Artist Leonind will be coming to Highlawn to give an introductory course to drawing. In addition to beginning drawing, Leonid will also be teaching beginning painting the following Tuesday on June 5th at the same time.

If you attend...

Register
Beginning Drawing

English Conversation Class

Tue, May 29   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English at Clarendon. No Registration required

English Conversation Class

More Bang for Your Buck

Tue, May 29   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Finance

Do you want to learn how to increase your personal wealth?

Join us for a free financial literacy workshop to educate you on how to increase your future.

The workshop is sponsored by fortune advisory services. 

More Bang for Your Buck

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

ESOL Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

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

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics & Internet(Russian)

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

  Part I:  For Russian Speakers: learn the basics of using a computer, email, the Internet, and Microsoft Office.

 

Computer Basics & Internet(Russian)

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

NYWC Write Now

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

NYWC Write Now

Tue, May 29   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

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