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English Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

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

Chess Club

Sun, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 4:45 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.

Macon Library Presents: Two Trains Running

Sun, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Macon Library

black neighborhood free play

The seventh play is August Wilson's Pittsburgh Cycle, Two Trains Running takes place in a restaurant run by a man named Memphis Lee. It is the 1960s, and the neighborhood is about to go through major economic development and gentrification.

Register

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

disabilities inclusion Gaming

Join us for a fun filled afternoon of Minecraft, Wii, rumble patch controllers, and more.  For teens 13 and up with and without disabilities.

For more information call 718.253.4948

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required


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Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

Positive Aging: Current events

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

program for seniors program for older adults 50 + positive aging current events

Discuss current events in the company of your friends and have fun!

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

mental health certification mhfa

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. MHFA is...

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Adult Mental Health training

Chess Club

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 5:45 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.

Story and Play

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

story and play storytime Early Literacy central youth wing

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun and informal program.  

story play

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.

Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program Registration

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

YALP pre-HSE free Adult Education

Register for Free Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program at the Brooklyn Public Library (Ages 17 - 24)

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is a full-time academic and work - readiness program designed to meet the specific needs of young...

Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program Registration

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

YALP pre-HSE free Adult Education

Register for Free Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program at the Brooklyn Public Library (Ages 17 - 24)

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is a full-time academic and work - readiness program designed to meet the specific needs of young...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business SCORE One-on-One

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...

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Moving For Life/Dance Exercise for Health

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Coney Island Library

Moving for Life is a scientifically based self-care fitness program

Come start your week off with music, dance and a smile!

 

Register
Work office

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Sep 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator
Work office

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 25   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

toddlers preschool songs

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays!  Ages 3-5. 

Gardening with Hester

Mon, Sep 25   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Park Slope Library

gardening planting harvesting Urban Farming

Learn about gardening in urban and small spaces. Bring questions and curiousity!

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 25   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Build with DUPLO Legos play time duplo

Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Read and Play

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

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Library Lanes

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Join Brooklyn Public Library's Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community. 

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Japanese Storytime

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Internet/E-Mail Basics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Learn the basics of using E-Mail No Previous computer experience necessary Personalized Small Group Instruction

 

 

 

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!! Come here stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!!!  FUN  FUN  FUN!!!

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Game On!

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

games Board Games kids Teens

Anyone up for a quick game? Check out a game by leaving your library card at the front desk.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 12:30 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...

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime first five years storytime Read Aloud

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 25   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

It's never to early to read to your child.  Join us as we share stories, songs, & play with your baby. Ages 0-18 months.

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

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...

Computer Basics

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

computers technology williamsburgh library Computer classes

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...

Adult Tai Chi

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Learn Tai Chi at Clarendon Library. 

Story Play

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

storytime story time story play

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Kids Create: Build with DUPLO

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

#LEGO #DUPLO Birth - 5 years # kids

DUPLO Lego program for toddlers & preschoolers.

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Adult E-Reader Workshop

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adult e-reader Dasny tablet

In this workshop you will learn to set-up and download e-books & audio-books from the Brooklyn Public  Library’s digital collection. Bring your e-reader device and join us at Gerritsen Beach Library

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume Adults resume help career help

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...

Computer Basics

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

techknowledge Microsoft

Please come and join Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch, for free basic computer classes. The class is an 8 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing, using Microsoft...

CEAHAW

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am   Mapleton Library

 

Community discussion of a specific topic

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Ballers and Crawlers: New Parents Group

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Lots Library

parents new parents adult program

Ballers and Crawlers

A support group for New and Expecting Parents

Mondays at 11 AM

New Lots Library, Auditorium

Starts. Sept. 11

Congrats, you’re a new parent! Now what??

Join a weekly group for...

Ballers and Crawlers: New Parents Group

Adult Coloring

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax and enjoy yourself with an hour of coloring, for adults.

iPad Basics Class

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

nursery rhymes - storytelling songs playtime

Hear great picture books read aloud, sing and dance, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years.

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Introduction to Internet

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific 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 60-minute lesson covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

English Conversation Group

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Conversation techknowledge ESOL

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

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Computer Basics English and Spanish

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults techknowledge adults learning computer basic connected communities

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...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay 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.

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

resume interviewing job careers

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 Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help

Toddler Yoga

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

Yoga kids toddlers

Join Kelly Brennan for some fun on the yoga mat! Toddlers will explore yoga poses and breathing in a playful way through adventures, stories, games, and songs.

This class is designed for any toddler who is a strong walker. We kindly ask...