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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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jan 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Tue, Jan 22   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

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   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play toddler time

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

Toddler Time

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Wed, Jan 23   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

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

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Book Discussion: Manchild in the Promised Land

Thu, Jan 24   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join the Flatbush Book Club Thursday, December 20 for a discussion of Manchild in the Promised Land by Claude Brown.

Discussion copies will be available for checkout at the branch, ask at the front desk.

Manchild in the...

Book Discussion: Manchild in the Promised Land

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

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Jan 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Homework Help

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

¿Qué es el autismo?

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

Adults autism inclusive services spanish

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

Little Scientists

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

Birth to Five Years

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

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

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

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Mon, Jan 28   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Chess Club

Mon, Jan 28   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn how to play Chess or perfect your game with the help of an instructor. 

All ages welcome.

Chess Club

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Tue, Jan 29   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Flatbush Development Corporation

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

Adults

The Flatbush Development Corporation (FDC) works with Brooklyn residents in a variety of ways, including creating and maintaining tenant associations, and working with tenants to take part in city and state-wide housing campaigns. FDC also...

Flatbush Development Corporation

DIY Crafting Fun for Adults

Tue, Jan 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Come craft with us.

This month we will be working on projects from Macrame: the craft of creative knotting for your home.

All levels of crafting ability are welcome. Twine and beads will be provided, though you are welcome to...
DIY Crafting Fun for Adults

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   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play toddler time

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

Toddler Time

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Wed, Jan 30   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

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

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Fri, Feb 1   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults income tax tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering FREE tax preparation help to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with disabilities,...

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Feb 1   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Homework Help

Fri, Feb 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

FEB
2

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Sat, Feb 2   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults income tax tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering FREE tax preparation help to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with disabilities, seniors...

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

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   Flatbush Library

Kids

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

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