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JUL
22

Computer Basics

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman 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,...

Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Business & Career Center

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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 improving...

Open Level Lab: Computer Basics

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

computer basics

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing, navigating the screen and going online? Drop in to an Open Level Lab for one-on-one assistance with basic computer use.

Presented by New York Cares....

Resume Writing Coach

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens Adults Older Adults free resume help

Free one-on-one resume help. No appointment necessary. Create a new resume or get assistance editing an existing one. Learn how to use social media to your advantage when searching for a job.

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Shape Up!: Cardio Sculpt has returned after a brief hiatus. Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

NO CLASS ON JULY 1ST BECAUSE OF HOLIDAY!

1st Annual Friends of the Red Hook Library Community Flea Market Fundraiser

Sat, Jul 22   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Flea Market Red Hook Friends Group

The Friends of the Red Hook Public Library are celebrating the Red Hook community! 

Vendors will be selling: 

Vintage goods Household items Avon products

 

With food offerings including:

Spanish West...

Morning Yoga

Sat, Jul 22   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on

Wear Comfortab;le clothing.

Beginners Welcome

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Sat, Jul 22   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

BRIC digital media

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 22   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Homecrest Library

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

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 22   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

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

ESOL Conversation

Sat, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:30 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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ESOL Conversation

Friend's Flea Market

Sat, Jul 22   11:00 am to 4:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

- Free Admission Flea Market #jewerly #fun

Don't have any plans on saturday? Now you do!

Imerse yourself in a lively atmosphere filled with amazing products such as jewelry for sell, thirst-quenchig lemonade, and joyful music!

These Special Summer Events will...

Story Exchange Workshop: Building Empathy Through Narrative

Sat, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Led by the organization, Narrative 4, the story exchange is based on the simple idea that by knowing the story of another, we are able to better understand one another. We take care to create a safe, neutral and well-supervised environment...

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Resume & Career Help

Sat, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

1 on 1 resume help resume writing

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

Beginners' Cartoon 学画卡通画

Sat, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

cartoon drawing drawing #arts Sketching

Come to Paerdegat Library to learn from graphic designer Karl Henry Alexandre basic ways of creating original cartoon figures. 

Previous drawing experience not necessary.

Drawing materials are provided.

Exhibition of...

Microsoft Excel Basics (Chinese) Excel 文档 (中文)

Sat, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge chinese computer class

Get help from a computer expert. Topics range from how to operate a computer at your job place, for school, and for your entertainment. This class will be taught in Chinese.

专业的电脑指导,真诚为你服务. 我们将会教导你成为工作,学习,娱乐不求人帮助的电脑能手. 电脑基础课程是中文授课,...

Poetry Club

Sat, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Discuss poetry in a comfortable setting

Resume & Career Help

Sat, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

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Make your resume the best that it can be. A trained volunteer in the business field might be able to suggest some changes. Stop by and get some advice.

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Karaoke for Adults

Sat, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Sing your heart out!

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Metrix Learning & Lynda.com

Sat, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Saratoga Library

metrix Lynda.com career job search

Are you looking to improve your skills to make yourself more attractive to employers in your job search? Come to find out more about Brooklyn Public Library’s online learning platforms, which allow you to take skill-building classes in many...

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ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

Talents Without Borders

Sat, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Talent Show Russian culture

Are you a musician, composer, singer or dancer?

Join us on an exploration of art and culture that makes up the multi-ethnic, diverse community of Brooklyn.

В субботу, 25 февраля, с 3:00 до 5:00 рм в той же библиотеке состоится...

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

I-Ching

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English


JUL
23

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 23   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.

Chess Club

Sun, Jul 23   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.

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 23   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


JUL
24

Laptop Day

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Jul 24   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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Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

mental health certification

Mental Health First Aid 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. Mental Health...

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Adult Mental Health training

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

Mon, Jul 24   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

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 24   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.

Gardening with Hester

Mon, Jul 24   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! 

Zumba by DVD: Energize your morning!

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Join the party! Have fun and raise your heart rate

 

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

We have a MacBook and a Windows laptop...

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Adult Learning English Conversation

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

Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

#TechKnowledge

Welcome to computer basics. This is a basic introductory class designed for beginner's.

Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh 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...

Introduction to Internet

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest 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 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Adult Tai Chi

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Learn Tai Chi at Clarendon Library. 

Ulmer Park Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

gardening

Start planting, growing and harvesting flowers and veggies at Ulmer Park's Urban Gardening Club!

Adult Crafting: Origami

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Spring Creek arts and crafts Summer Reading 2017 #adult

Join us to create fun crafts!  This month is origami!

Close Up of Coloring Sheet

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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

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Adult Coloring

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax and enjoy yourself with an hour of coloring.

iPad Basics Class

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

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...

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick Library)

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick 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

E-Resource Tutorial: Careers

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

BPL Brooklyn Public Library Paerdegat E-resource

Come to Paerdegat Library to learn about free electronic resources on health and safety designed for the general public and health professionals by the National Library of Medicine.

Computer Lecture - Downloading E-books

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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Did you know that Brooklyn Public Library has a collection of  e-books for you to borrow and read?  Come and join this lecture to learn how to find, borrow, and download these e-books to your device to read with the e-...

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Adult Yoga with Arturo Castillo

Mon, Jul 24   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Park Slope Library

adult yoga

Yoga is, above all else, a vital science, a natural way of accomplishing well-being. By stimulating the nerve system and the endocrine glands, through relaxation,

free breathing and gentle stretches, we can experience

peace of...

Email Basics

Mon, Jul 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...