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Toddler Time

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope Library

toddler time toddlers first five years Early Literacy

Come and join us for books, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, stories and more during this library time dedicated to active toddlers! 18 months - 3 years.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin ...

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

# techknowledge # connected communities#dasny resume career job

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Toddler Time

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Enjoy stories, songs and play. For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Story Play: Fleet Week!

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

toddlers storytime singing babies

Enjoy songs, stories and more for babies Birth to 3 years olds with caregivers at your local Library. No need to sign up or register, just stop by!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Hopalong Andrew

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

First Five Years kids concert

Join the fun with folk songs, cowboy songs and other fun

songs sprinkled in. Tunes to sing, holler and hoedown to

with Hopalong Andrew! C'mon down, y'hear!  

 

First Five Years (0 to 5 years...

Playtime @ the Library

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

Free form play time for ages 0 to 4 years.

Toddler's Explore!

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

First Five Years Spring Creek free play

Come on down to Spring Creek and play! 

Ask A Tech!

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

#TechKnowledge

Learn about computer hardware and software. Learn how to use the mouse, search the library website. Surf the internet and setup an email address.

Resume & Career Help

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

career employment job resume

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

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 months to 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) program.

Job Search Strategies for Older Adults

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

career job Older Adults resume

This workshop will show you how to maximize your experience in a resume and cover letter, as well as during the interviewing process. It will also include tips for networking, how to address gaps in employment, and how to avoid seeming "...

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Playtime @ the Library

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

Free form play time for ages 0 to 4 years.

Babies & Books

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Preschool Storytime

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime

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

Story Play

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

toddlers songs babies #storytime

Bring your baby, toddler or preschooler for a relaxed program full of fun, stories, singing and play. This is a great opportunity to develop social and literacy skills. 

For Ages 0-5

*Caregivers must accompany their child and...

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Toddler Time

Thu, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope Library

Come and join us for books, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, stories and more during this library time dedicated to active toddlers! 18 months - 3 years.

This is a ticketed program. Please arrive early to receive a ticket and...

Toddler Time: Song and Storytime

Thu, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....

Babies & Books

Thu, May 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

storytime Babies Playtime First Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first...

Toddler Time: Song & Storytime

Thu, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served....

Adult/Older Adult Coloring Program

Thu, May 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

arts and crafts #older adults

Adult coloring generates wellness, quietness, and also stimulates brain areas related to motor skills, the senses and creativity.” Here's your chance to discover the therapeutic and stress-relieving benefits of coloring with this creative...

Babies & Books

Thu, May 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Storytime is for babies, too! Board books, lap songs, fingerplays, and tummy time for babies 0-12 months. Tickets are not required.

The Art of Watercolor Exhibition

Thu, May 25   11:30 am to 1:30 pm   Dyker Library

watercolor art art exhibition

The Dyker branch is proud to display the work of students from our water color class taught by Nan Carey. Patrons are welcome to come view our work whenever the branch is open and our program schedule allows.

The Jumpsuit Project

Thu, May 25   12:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library

Arts and Culture incarceration Sherrill Roland The Jumpsuit Project

Tuesday, May 23 - Thursday, May 25

The Jumpsuit Project is a socially engaged art project inspired by Sherrill Roland’s personal experience in the prison system. Roland was wrongfully convicted of a crime and spent nearly a year in...

The Jumpsuit Project - Sherrill Roland

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, May 25   12:30 pm to 1:15 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!

English Conversation Group

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

Knitting & Crocheting with Edna

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope Library

#knitting #crocheting

Do you want to learn or brush up on your knitting and crocheting skills? join edna every thursday starting January 19!

 

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Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Learn to read patterns and crochet, knit, and other needlework projects.

We have crochet hooks and knitting needles to use here at the library, but not for loan. Please bring size 10 knitting needles or size H crochet hook. Please bring...

ESOL English Conversation Group

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

ESOL learn English Adult Learning English Conversation Group

Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! All levels welcome. No registration required.

Microsoft Excel Basics

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Ulmer Park 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.

Computer Basics

Thu, May 25   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

#older adults # DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

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

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, May 25   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

computers 50 plus 50+ Seniors

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.

 

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, May 25   1:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Bushwick Library

kids babies RIF Reading

Read library books to earn free books of your own. Check in for RIF on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the customer service desk at Bushwick Library when your borrow or return books. Every third check-in earns a free book!

For babies,...

Babies & Books

Thu, May 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Greenpoint Library

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

*Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Book Discussion

Thu, May 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Ryder Library

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.

Google Drive

Thu, May 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Midwood Library

techknowledge # DASNY #technology #adult learning

Learn how you can store and share files in the cloud and access them anywhere via the internet. You will also learn how to create and edit documents, spreadsheets and presentations using Google’s web based applications.

S(science) T(technology) E(engineering) A (art) M(mathematics)

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM Program

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) will be here at Macon for the school year,  Geared to tweens they will provide activities guarantee to make learning fun. 

BIG READ EVENT: Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones, a book discussion

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

adult book discussion Silver Sparrow Tayari Jones Big Read

With the opening line of Silver Sparrow, “My father, James Witherspoon, is a bigamist,” author Tayari Jones unveils a breathtaking story about a man’s deception, a family’s complicity, and the two teenage girls caught in the...

Resume & Career Help

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

Get free one-on-one resume, cover letter and interviewing help .  

Easy Yoga By DVD

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Reduce stress and gain flexibility in a safe and fun environment. Beginners are welcome!

Bring a yoga matt or towel to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Instruction will be provided by DVD
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Resume & Career Help

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Business & Career Center

business resume career

Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career 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...

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

2nd floor Community Room

Learning Resources & Online Databases at BPL

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

research learning resources Databases

Join us in this intermediate research workshop to gain practical skills on how to search for scholarly journals and articles using databases available through Brooklyn Public Library's Learning Resources. Come with your queries!

Researchers working in the stacks

Feature Film: Fences

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Based on the 1987 Pulitzer Prize winning play by August Wilson.

Set in 1950’s Pittsburgh, a father sabotages his sons dreams either because he doesn’t believe they can be attained in a racist society or because he doesn’t want his son to...

Fences Movie Poster

Book Discussion: I See You

Thu, May 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library


 Every morning and evening, Zoe Walker takes the same route to the train station, waits at a certain place on the platform, finds her favorite spot in the car, never suspecting that someone is watching her...
 
It all...

Game On for Kids!

Thu, May 25   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Legos videogames boardgames williamsburgh library

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

Teen Tech Time

Thu, May 25   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

gaming video games Teen Tech Time teen time

Play games and meet new friends:

WiiU, Wii, PS3, XBOX
  Board Games
  Card Games

Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner!

Thu, May 25   2:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Chair Yoga: Gentle Beginner! 

Yoga practice for beginners.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics Pt. 2

Thu, May 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Pacific Library

TechKnowledge

This course introduces new and returning presentation users to the basics of creating informative presentation slideshows. Part 2 of this course will go more in-depth about how to enhance and fine-tune your presentation with animations and slide...

Tai Chi with Rose of Body & Brain

Thu, May 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

Spring Creek Tai Chi #adult #creativeaging

Doors open at 2pm!  Class starts at 2:30!

Tai Chi helps you strech, get strong, and find your balance!

 

Sign up with Monique Morene by calling 718-676-5920.