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Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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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 hardware,...

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

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

Read and Play

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

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Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

Overeaters Anonymous

Join a guided group where you can discuss and exchange ideas on changing your eating habits

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

ESOL Adult Learing free Sheepshead Bay

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English conversation skills, and meet friends from around the world.

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Crochet Club!

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Crochet and Knitting crochet circle Adult Crafting

Come crochet and chat with fellow fiber-arts lovers! Work on that blanket you've been meaning to finish forever, or churn out your next incredible project.

SBDC Seminar - Plan to Succeed

Wed, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Business Planning SBDC

Learn how to build a successful business plan.

Questions/Register:

SI Small Business Development Center

Email: sbdc@csi.cuny.edu

Phone: (718) 982 – 2560

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Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Toddlertime with R.I.F. (Reading is Fundamental)

Wed, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Coney Island Library

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

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Computer Basics IV : Keyboard Basics

Wed, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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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 keyboard, and...

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Computer Basics

Latin Dances for Older Adults

Wed, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Come join us for this fun 9 week workshop where you will learn the Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia and Tango and the cultural history that is embedded in each dance.Come join us for this fun 9 week workshop where you will learn the...

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Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Learn Tai Chi with Master Stephen Lin Bai-An.

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

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Introduction to Internet

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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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 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Join a group of peers to practice English conversational skills. The leader of the group is an experienced BPL Volunteer.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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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? Register for our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.   We provide help with: Computer Basics...

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own work.

Resume and Career Help

Wed, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

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Need resume and career help? Our librarians are here for you to provide individual assistance!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One On One Technology Assistance

Wed, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Park Slope Library

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Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served, so come in and sign up.

Crochet Circle

Wed, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Game On for Kids!

Wed, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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Play video games, board games, build with Lego and more while you make new friends.

Home Work Help

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

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Get free after school tutoring from a NY State Certified teacher.

For children grades k-12. 

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

Learn how to use your phone to make a compelling film! We’ll start off talking about some of the free or low-cost software you can download, then talk about pre-visualizing your film, framing your shots, and getting good audio. Then we’ll show...

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Featured Film: Gifted

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film: Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

 

Movie Projector

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one free book every three weeks.

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

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Movies @ the Library will resume on Wednesday September 27. 

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Join our newly formed Adult book club as they read The Circus by Olivia Levez.

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Kids Create

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Arts and crafts program for children to develop their creativity. Like us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/KingsBayLibrary/

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Resume & Career Help

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Meet one-on-one with a trained Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become more job-ready.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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 labs on Tuesdays, but you can make appointments for...

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Kids Explore: LEGO Building

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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Come play and create with our large collection of building toys, suitable for ages 3-12. Younger children must be supervised. Challenges and building prompts enhance creativity!

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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FREE art classes for kids (4-7) from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

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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 hardware, applications...

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

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The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Kids Explore: Keva Planks

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Explore

All over the world,  KEVA planks are changing the lives of children and adults. Children discover the joy of creating original works of art or cleverly designed contraptions.  Creativity brings joy into our lives which is why the...

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Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Video game fun,

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Sep 20   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

Teen Tech Time: Nintendo WiiU

Wed, Sep 20   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Dyker Library

Unwind after school with a videogame or some time with our iPads. The branch will also offer other fun kits occasionally.

Gaming has benefits, including:

Stress reduction Improved ability to track moving objects Improved multi-...
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Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

kids lego Afterschool

Enjoy a LEGO program for kids ages 6 and up.

Chess Club

Wed, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

la hora magica pequenos

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...