Instruction in vocabulary and structure of the English language. Students will develop basic proficiency in English with a focus on improving written and oral 6:15–9:15 pm.
Home-care worker advocate Ai-jen Poo joins a panel discussing elder care, exploring the changes in culture and policy needed for people to age with dignity, independence, and self-determination. Author Paula Span moderates. 6:30 pm.
Anthony Vigorito hosts a night of poetry featuring guest poets each week. For teens and adults. 6:30 pm.
The author discusses his new book "The Book of Love." 7 pm.
In light of a new collection of stories by the Argentinian writer, translators Daniel Balderston and Jason Weiss discuss the work of Silvina Ocampo. 7 pm.
The full cast from Godlight Theatre Company holds an open rehearsal for their production of "Cool Hand Luke." 7 pm.
General meeting rescheduled from Monday. 7:15 pm.
A live acoustic set, followed by an interview with the artists. 7:30–9 pm.
Weekly comedy series with local talent and lots of hilarity. 8 pm.
The Gallery Players present Ray Cooney’s "Run For Your Wife," a play following the antics of an English taxi driver trying to balance two wives under scrutiny of not one, but two private detectives. 8 pm.
Choreographer Moriah Evans explores, in an eight part installment, how people dance together, and build social relationships through choreographic pathways that are known and practiced in dancing. 8 pm.
The National Theatre of Scotland presents "Let The Right One In," a bloody romance about the love affairs of the undead. 8 pm.
NESH: Mind, Body, Soul launches their yoga classes, open to participants of all levels. 7 am, 8:30 am, 10 am.
Artist Chie Nishio presents an exhibition of the Hasidic religious community through female point of view. 9 am–6 pm.
For residents who earn $53,000 per year or less with valid photo identification. Provided by members of the Accounting Society at LIU-Brooklyn who have been trained by the Internal Revenue Service. 10 am – 3 pm.
Children explore the differences between tropical and temperate plants in the Everett Children’s Garden, where they can pot a tropical plant to take home. They will also make bark rubbings, count tree rings and fill up a field notebook with interesting facts. 10 am–5 pm.
New York Transit Museum hosts an exhibition celebrating the Verrazano Bridge’s 50th anniversary. Attractions include a timeline of the bridge’s construction, documentation and first-person perspectives of the construction, and notes and sketches from Robert Moses’ office. 10 am–4 pm.
A new exhibition tracing the tracks of the Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad through the natural and built environments of New York State. 10 am–4 pm.
Presented by Lutheran Family Health Centers’ Services for Older Adults. 10–11 am and 3–4 pm.
Artist Traci Talasco transforms Brooklyn Arts Council Gallery into an interactive, domestic environment created entirely out of sandpaper 10 am–5 pm.
Listen to the wit, wisdom, and humor of traditional folk tales and learn how the turtle got its shell, and three more African fables woven into an interactive shadow puppet adventure of little Kjana and her animal friends. Presented by the Shadow Box Theatre. 10:30 am.
Seniors learn how to protect themselves. 10:30 am.