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iPad Basics Class

Wed, Feb 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drop-in lab for anyone who wants to know their iPad better. No registration necessary. This class is usually held on the second floor.

iPad Basics Class

The Brain Fitness Club

Wed, Feb 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults with Needs

Please  join us for a Special Program for people with Developmental Disabilities.

Have fun time in the library

Read and Play: Hear stories read by our librarians;  play with words and numbers, create your...

The Brain Fitness Club

Story Play

Wed, Feb 21   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

Story Play

Babies & Books

Wed, Feb 21   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Drop-In Lab Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 21   11:30 am to 6:30 pm   Brower 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 Lab Computer Lab

Homework Help

Wed, Feb 21   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

after school homework kids

Homework help for grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 21   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Eastern Parkway 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

Crochet Club!

Wed, Feb 21   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.

Crochet Club!

Toddlertime

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

storytime toddlers RIF Literacy

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

Toddlertime

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults coloring Older Adults recereation

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Coloring for Adults!

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Feb 21   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, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

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

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Playtime

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

Computer Basics

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Dasny

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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

conversation group English Conversation Group:ESOl Program

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

English Conversation Group

Crochet Circle

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults crocheting projects

   Come learn about the art and technique of crocheting.  Whether you are a novice, an advanced crocheter, or just need a little extra practice, the Crochet Circle is for you.  Come meet other crafters like yourself. ...

Crochet Circle

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Finance Free new york state nys

Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2017, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance:

E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation

All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Read and Play

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

disabilities inclusion

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

Read and Play

Shape Up NYC: Body Movement Freedom

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Fun and Fitness

A fun, low-impact exercise program open to all ages

Shape Up NYC: Body Movement Freedom

Babies and Books

Wed, Feb 21   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. 

Babies and Books

ShapeUpNYC: Body Movement Freedom with Nikki

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Need something to shake off the blues? Come by Brower Park on Wednesdays @ 1pm and join our resident mover-and-shaker, Nikki, in a free, hour-long, low-impact exercise routine! Come on in and dance!

Program is geared toward adults, but...

ShapeUpNYC: Body Movement Freedom with Nikki

Black History-Black Music in America

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

Musical Sharing Program

Come join us in our celebration of Black History Month--with music! Listen to some wonderful songs, relax, discuss, and enjoy. Feel free to bring in a CD or play a song on your phone or device. CD Player...
Black History-Black Music in America

ConnectED Library Hotspot

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Marcy Library

techknowledge /hotspot

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...

Register
ConnectED Library Hotspot

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 21   1:15 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford 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.

registration is required.

Drop-In Computer Lab

American Made

Wed, Feb 21   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adult cinema Movies Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film:

Barry Seal, a TWA pilot, is recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoni

communist threat in Central America and soon...

American Made

Introduction Microsoft PowerPoint

Wed, Feb 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Clarendon Library

kids 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 hardware, applications...

Introduction Microsoft PowerPoint

Pre-K for All Information Table

Wed, Feb 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drop in to get information and advice about entering your child in New York City's free Pre-K program.

Pre-K for All Information Table

Watercolor with a Twist

Wed, Feb 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Learn how to watercolor paint with flair.

Registration is required.

Watercolor with a Twist

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adult Learning English Conversation English Conversation Group;ESOL Program;Learning English program for adults

Join ESOL Conversation group under the leadership of the experienced ESOL Volunteer. You will improve your English speaking skills and have fun!

ESOL Conversation Group

Resume One-On-One Help

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

One-on-one resume assistance. Sign up at Info Desk.

Resume One-On-One Help

English Conversation Group

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Canarsie Library

English English conversation ESOL

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Ms. Word

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Central Library Ms.Word

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Register
Ms. Word

Friends Fundraising Sales

Wed, Feb 21   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 Fundraising Sales

Free Tax Help

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Finance food bank free tax help Tax Help

The Brooklyn Public Library can help you prepare and electronically file your tax return online, with the help of a tax assistant, all for free.

Free Tax Help

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Tecknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarian is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume with you.

 First come, first served.

Resume Editing Help

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

50 plus older adults adult arts arts & crafts Black History Month

Come Celebrate Black History Month during Arts & Crafts Circle at the Library:

Week 1: Quick  Quilts using fabric glue and fabric scraps we'll create small personal quilts to take home

Week 2: Paper Collage using quilting...

Mixed Media: Arts & Crafts

Winter Recess Movie and Event

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Techknowledge DASNY

Join us for our Winter Recess Movies and Events:

2/20/18 Ninjago - Ninja Masks

2/21/18 Ozzy - Mugshot Photos

2/22/18 Leap! - Straw Towers (Most Unique tower wins a prize)

2/23/17 Despicable Me 3 - Door Signs

...
Winter Recess Movie and Event

Game On!

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

ALAIGW Board Games Game On

Challenge a friend to a board game or card game. We'll have Jenga, chess, checkers, Uno, Trouble and other favorites.

Game On!

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Learn Tai Chi with Master Stephen Lin Bai-An.

Tai Chi Exercise

Wildlife Theater presents Cool Rainforest Connections

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

Wildlife Theater

This performance features our intrepid Jungle Explorer and her puppet sidekick, Youcan the Toucan, an engaging audience participation poem, geography, and our play "The Adventures of Captain Cocoa." The audience joins our humorous superhero,...

Wildlife Theater presents Cool Rainforest Connections

Storytime

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

first five years Read Aloud storytime

Stories for kids ages 0 - 5 years and their caregivers read aloud by a community volunteer.

Storytime

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset 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? Register for our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.   We provide help with: Computer Basics...
Drop-In Computer Lab

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

conncetedcommunities HotSpot Techknowledge

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...

Register
ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Stitch It Forward: I Love Yarn Day/ Exhibition

Wed, Feb 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adult programming arts and crafts cortelyou library crochet

Open to the entire community! All are welcome to come and have a great time at the Cortelyou Library. Showcasing handmade hats, scarves, blankets, etc.

*Refreshments will be served!*

Stitch It Forward: I Love Yarn Day/ Exhibition

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 21   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Feb 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

career employment interview job

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 (Flatbush)

One on One Technology Assistance

Wed, Feb 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Park Slope Library

1 on 1 Technology Training adult computer class techknowledge

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.

One on One Technology Assistance

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