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MAY
23

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

TechKnowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer Basic Class!

Computer Basics

Internet and Email Safety

Wed, May 23   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join Highlawn for our Internet and Email safety class to learn some tips and tricks on how to protect yourself online.

Internet and Email Safety

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, iPad, Laptops  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 Lab Computer Lab

Introduction to Internet

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

TechKnowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Wed, May 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics 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.

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Crochet Circle

Wed, May 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Join the New Lots Crochet Circle, make new friends while learning to crochet. Share a stitch , learn a stitch.

Crochet Circle

Computer Basics

Wed, May 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Please Register in Advance at the Desk.

Computer Basics

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Dedicate a song to Mom! Musical Sharing Program

Wed, May 23   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Gravesend Library

Come join us in our (belated) celebration of Mother’s Day—with music!

Dedicate the song of your choice to your mom—for fun, for a special memory, or simply to share the song aloud.

Bring in a CD, play a song on your device, or...

Dedicate a song to Mom!  Musical Sharing Program

Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

Wed, May 23   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

writing workshop

Creative Aging: A Lifetime Of Memories

With Susan Buttenwieser

Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share. Author Unknown

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Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights 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 personalize assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

MAY
24

Dancercize

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Brighton Beach Library

If you are an adult, join us for the dancercise workshop. While listening to latin music, you will experience the benefits of a combination of activity, energy and exercise.

Dancercize

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, May 24   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Yoga

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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...

Featured Event
Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Please join our  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 other older...

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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

Library Lanes

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

 We invite you to explore Watercolor Chinese Brush Painting with Kwok Kay Choey in this fun workshop series where you will learn more about the art of Chinese painting. 

Registration required.  Class completely full.

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Chinese Brush Painting

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Thu, May 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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
Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Thu, May 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Come to Paerdegat Library to practice the technique of Chinese Brush Painting.  Painting supplies and tutuoring will be available.

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Thu, May 24   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

TechKnowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Movies @ the Library: Last Flag Flying

Thu, May 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

(Comedy/Drama, 125 minutes)

Thirty years after they served together in Vietnam, a former Navy Corpsman Larry "Doc" Shepherd re-unites with his old buddies, former Marines Sal Nealon and Reverend Richard Mueller, to bury his son, a young...

Movies @ the Library: Last Flag Flying

Creative Aging: Paint Me A Picture

Thu, May 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Would you like to learn watercolor techniques or improve your technique? If so, we invite you to unleash your creativitiy in this eight week workshop series. This workshop series  will end in a culminating event in which participants will...

Creative Aging: Paint Me A Picture

Computer Basics Multilingual

Thu, May 24   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brighton Beach 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.

 

This lesson introduces new PC users to the...

Computer Basics Multilingual

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Thu, May 24   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Leonard Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, iPad, Laptops  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 Lab Computer Lab

MAY
25

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, May 25   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Create your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making workshop

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Featured Film: 3 BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MO

Fri, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: 3 BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MO

MAY
29

Positive Aging: Current Events

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Have fun meeting with a group of peers and discussing current events.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, May 29   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local instructor Jeana Musacchio for an hour-long wellness and fitness class for older adults!  Join many of your neighbors for a fun, free, low impact, highly beneficial weekly exercise class!

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Tue, May 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure screening

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Daily Diabetic Foot Care.

Tue, May 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will talk with you about diabetes and proper care for your feet.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Daily Diabetic Foot Care.

One-On-One Computer Basic

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Do you need help learning how to use a computer? We can help!

 

One-On-One Computer Basic

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach 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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

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

health and wellness

Join low impact exercise under the guidance of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Knitting and Crochet Circle

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

crochet

Knitting and Crocheting Circle-Bring your own supplies

Knitting and Crochet Circle

Computer Basics

Tue, May 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway 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.

 

Computer Basics

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Photography Month Arts and Crafts this month will turn advertisements, photographs and collaging techniques to create zines that tell stories about our pasts. Come Join Us, Won't You?
Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Adult Knitting group

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Knitting & Crocheting Circle

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

crochet Fiber Arts

Knit, crochet, and gossip! Why not?

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knitting & Crocheting Circle

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, May 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Computer Basics: Email

Tue, May 29   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

How to set up an email account and use the features

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Computer Basics: Email

MAY
30

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

Wed, May 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Movies

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

A PBS documentary based on the impact of people living longer and healthier than ever before in human history. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with experts...

Featured Event
Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

Computer Basics

Wed, May 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

TechKnowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer Basic Class!

Computer Basics

Never too Late to Learn: Technology Drop-in

Wed, May 30   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join us on May 30th for a Technology drop-in class at the Highlawn branch. Bring in some of your technology and we'll assist you on questions or problems you may be having.

Never too Late to Learn: Technology Drop-in

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, iPad, Laptops  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 Lab Computer Lab

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, May 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park 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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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