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JUN
24

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults computer basics techknowledge

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise. Cancelled

Mon, Jun 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Positive Aging: Jewelry Making Workshop for Seniors with Jennifer Jacobs

Mon, Jun 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging jewelry making positive aging

Join us for a jewelry-making workshop with Jennifer Jacobs geared towards older adults. Wire Wrap those beads! Unleash your hidden talents and create beautiful jewelry. And best of all, you wear it home!

Register
Positive Aging: Jewelry Making Workshop for Seniors with Jennifer Jacobs

NYT Crosswords

Mon, Jun 24   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Flatbush, Caribbean Literary & Cultural Center

Older Adults alzheimer's health and wellness mental health

Calling all crossword puzzle-lovers! Wednesdays from 2-3 pm you're invited to come and solve NYT crossword puzzles. Work alone or as a group, it's up to you.

Never done a crossword before? That's okay, come and learn some tips...

NYT Crosswords

Dancercise

Mon, Jun 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   PS 130 - The Parkside School

Older Adults creative aging fitness

**This program takes place at PS 130 across from the Windsor Terrace Library.**

Entrance will be through the school yard (East 5th Street & Ft. Hamilton Parkway).

Dancercise with Akwesi is back!  Join us for this...

Dancercise

JUN
25

Positive Aging: Current Events

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

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Tue, Jun 25   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults fitness health and wellness

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

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

Older Adults conversations creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

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

Older Adults health and wellness

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

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Computer Basics

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

Ask A Tech

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults 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.

Ask A Tech

Computer Basics

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

Older Adults 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

Computer Basics

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Feature Film: Fried Green Tomatoes

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Borough Park Library, Basement Meeting Room

Older Adults film movies at the library

A neglected wife hears a tale about an independent woman, who ran a town diner in 1920s Alabama, served food to people of color and stood up to her sister-in-law's abusive spouse.

PG-13

137 Minutes

Feature Film: Fried Green Tomatoes

Feature Film: Fried Green Tomatoes

Tue, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Older Adults film movies at the library

A neglected wife hears a tale about an independent woman, who ran a town diner in 1920s Alabama, served food to people of color and stood up to her sister-in-law's abusive spouse.

Rated PG-13

Feature Film: Fried Green Tomatoes

Chair Yoga

Tue, Jun 25   1:45 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults yoga and meditation

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

Reading Circle. Book Discussion: Moloka'i by Alan Brennert.

Tue, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults book discussion

Seven-year-old Rachel is forcibly removed from her family's 1890s Honolulu home when she contracts leprosy and is placed in a settlement, where she loses a series of new friends before new medical discoveries enable her to reenter the world.

Reading Circle. Book Discussion:  Moloka'i by Alan Brennert.

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults diy fiber arts

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Adult Coloring

Tue, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

Adult Coloring

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy fiber arts

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

JUN
26

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Jun 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults techknowledge

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.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Wed, Jun 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Join us to make your own painting and have fun! The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. 

Register by calling at 718-769-3579

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jun 26   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jun 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jun 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use your computer or find your way around the Internet?

Ask a Tech

Computer Basics

Wed, Jun 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults techknowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse, typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join out computer basic class!

Computer Basics

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jun 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Wed, Jun 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Older Adults health and wellness

The practice of meditation and exercise.

Increases Energy and Vitality

Elimate stress, enjoy peace of mind

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

JUN
27

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jun 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jun 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook, Auditorium

Older Adults library lanes

Just like the bowling you know and love, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Jewelry Making With Chaya Adler

Thu, Jun 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Flatlands, Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging jewelry making

Come enjoy a relaxing program making jewelry with teaching artist Chaya Adler. Transform wires and beads of all shapes, colors, and sizes into stylish accessories.

Jewelry Making With Chaya Adler

Library Lanes

Thu, Jun 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Chair Yoga at Dyker

Thu, Jun 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Older Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

non-public event

Chair Yoga at Dyker

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Jun 27   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on!

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Jun 27   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Computer Basics for older adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Jun 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.

Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.

If you're looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi For Beginners

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Thu, Jun 27   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults 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...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Adult Coloring

Thu, Jun 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Please join us for our adult coloring event! We provide the supplies while you create for a relaxing way to exercise your mind.

Adult Coloring

Learning Resources: Flipster

Thu, Jun 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Older Adults techknowledge

Get access to major magazines and journals to read on your smartphone, tablet, or PC.
 

Learning Resources: Flipster

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Thu, Jun 27   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Borough Park Library, Basement Meeting Room

Older Adults positive aging yoga and meditation

Practice of meditation and exercise.

Increases Energy and Vitality.

Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance

www.falundafa.org

Teaching Schedule :

6 sessions From...

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Movies @ the Library: Can You Ever Forgive Me (R)

Thu, Jun 27   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Older Adults movies at the library

(Comedy, 107 minutes)

When Lee Israel falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.

Movies @ the Library: Can You Ever Forgive Me (R)

JUN
28

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Jun 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts jewelry making

Enjoy creating your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Jun 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

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

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Fri, Jun 28   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults arts and crafts diy

Relax your way into the Summer Solstice @ Brownsville Branch with Stress Relief Coloring Programs Every Friday Morning

(Print and Digital Coloring activities, as well as a chance to create you own coloring book!)

 

Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Featured Film: DISOBEDIENCE

Fri, Jun 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults movies at the library positive aging

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: DISOBEDIENCE

JUN
29

Dancing at Sunset

Sat, Jun 29   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Older Adults creative aging fitness

Come join our Latin Dance Class where you will learn Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia and Tango and the cultural history that is embedded in each dance. We will have four dance sessions in the month of June 2019....
Dancing at Sunset

Art forms. New Exhibition presentation and Meet the Artist Event: Asya Oranskaya

Sat, Jun 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults artist talks exhibitions

The Jewish Folk Art and Craft Guild and the Kings Bay Library cordially invite you to the exhibition Inspiration and Fantasy. Artist – Asya Oranskaya. The exhibition will be at the Kings Bay Gallery of the Library from Monday, June 24 to Friday,...

Art forms. New Exhibition presentation and Meet the Artist Event: Asya Oranskaya

JUL
1

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Jul 1   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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