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Positive Aging and Wellness Class

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Exercise and feel great.

Positive aging: Current Events group

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults current events 50 + program for older adults program for seniors

Come and enjoy discussing current events with your friends!

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit info-commons financial financial-counseling

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

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

Tue, Apr 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

ESOL Class

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Free ESOL Classes. Learn English!

Register for a special program: Turn your Talent to Treasure - Knitting Classes

Tue, Apr 25   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

knitting Free

Register at the reference desk. Program to take place each Wednesday in May.

 

Whether you are experienced or a beginner, this series is for all knitters who want to make the most of their craft. Kate Clifford, an experienced...

French-English Storytime

Tue, Apr 25   10:15 am to 10:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

storytime Family Spanish bilingual preschool Early Literacy Kindergarten

Join us for stories and songs in French for children and their parents or caregivers.

Rejoignez-nous pour des histoires et des chansons en français pour les enfants et leurs parents ou tuteurs.

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

ESOL esl 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.

Story Play

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

(Please note, this session begins at 10:15, not 10:30!)

Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime for ages 0-5 and their caregivers!

Please note: online registration is required for this session and will be opened up at exactly 10:15...

Register

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#Reading Is Fundamental

It's Baby Time!  Bring the children and meet other babies and parents for some fun and social interaction. 

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

music toddlers Babies Stories First Five Years rhymes

Storytimes with Music, Rhymes, and Fun for Babies & Toddlers ages 0-3 years old and caregivers

Jumpstart Family Academy

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

reading parents jumpstart literacy skills

Learn how to support your child's literacy development, paving a way for success in school and life!  All parents and families are welcome.  Bring your kids or come on your own.

This program is geared towards parents of...

Discover the World of Stuffed Animals

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Kids can enjoy a bunch of stuffed animals and play with them  any time they want.

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Arlington Library

toddlers storytime songs

Enjoy books, rhymes, and songs, then playtime! Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included after the program. 

We have Chess Everyday!!

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

chess all ages

Improve your game.

Make new friends.

Borrow a chess set.

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Canarsie Library

toddlers storytime Babies First Five Years

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

toddler time songs Stories Fingerplays toy time Ages 18 months to 3 years

Story time for toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Come and enjoy books, finger plays, songs and toy time. 

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 25   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

toddlers - storytelling songs playtime

Come and join us for stories, songs, and music as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

interview resume job career

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search. This is a one-on-one service; first come, first served.

Computer Basics

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

#23techknowledge

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...

Ask A Tech!

Tue, Apr 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.

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 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 with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

First Five Years Spring Creek Story Play with Reading is Fundamental

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and playtime. 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included after the program.

Scrabble

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

scrabble

Have fun, learn new strategies. All welcome.

Story Play

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick 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 lesson of 120 minutes covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

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Storytime (in Mandarin Chinese)

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Join us for stories and songs in Chinese for children and their parents or caregivers.

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Puppets!

Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. Little Hands Craft Time means more fun and more crafts then join us to sing and learn about the Letter People.

For children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years old and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

storytime rif First Five Years preschool

Enjoy songs and stories for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Story Play with First RIF

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

kids songs Stories

Hear stories, sing songs and play with other children.

 

Ages 0-5.

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Mil’s Trills

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Arts and Culture FFY Stomp Clap and Sing

Mil’s Trills is a children’s music project led by Amelia Robinson that invites families to celebrate the community through original tunes and a cast of musical guests. A highly interactive experience, audiences are encouraged to be part of the...

Digital Photo Enhancement

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

BRIC digital media

Retouch, crop, and color balance your digital photos before showing them to the world. In this course get hands-on experience with GIMP, a free, versatile photo editing software program.

Storytime with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Stone Avenue Library

#rif

Children hear stories, play and make friends! This is an inclusive program for children with and without disabilities, ages 0 to 5

 

tai Chi

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Morning Tai Chi Class

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

2nd floor Community Room

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Library

English ESOL learn English Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Apr 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 lesson of 60 minutes covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Creative Writing

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Toddler Time

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

toddler time mommy and me

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...

Babies & Books

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

This gentle story time is meant just for babies and their caregivers. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Rolie Polie Guacamole

Tue, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Stomp Clap & Sing first five years

Rolie Polie Guacamole has developed a smart, parent-friendly musical style that dresses up original tunes and classic covers in their latest album Chips and Salsa.

One-on-One Technology Assistance

Tue, Apr 25   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

#TechKnowledge #adult learning technology #DASNY

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.

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Apr 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

#TechKnowledge

Learn basic computer skills and more with help from library staff.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Arlington Library

storytime songs Babies rif fingerplay

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. For ages Birth-18 months.

Computer Basics 2 (Spanish) (Español)

Tue, Apr 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

#TechKnowledge #Computer Basics #español #spanish

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,...

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure Screening

Tue, Apr 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults Blood pressure screening blood pressure 50 + program for older adults

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging: Health Discussion. Nutrition Made Easy.

Tue, Apr 25   12:30 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults Nutrition 50 + program for seniors health and wellness

Experienced Nurse will take about nutrition. The program is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Apr 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Dyker 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