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Friday, August 28, 2015

Game On!: Board Games
Play some Cool Board Games with Your Friends!
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Read! Write! Create!, or RWC, is a literacy program for five to twelve-year-olds attending after-school programs at New York City Housing Authority(NYCHA) housing developments and branch libraries. Brooklyn Public Library has partnered with the...
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
A selection of board games for kids is available every Friday afternoon.
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Interactive video games for tweens and teens - sports, dancing and more!
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Earn free books you can keep by checking out two books per week. After three weeks, you earn a brand new free book. For kids and teens ages.
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Enjoy board games and card games with your friends.
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages: kids, pre-teens and teens.
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Rated PG :Plucky penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private  the most elite spies ever hatched -- join forces with a chic undercover organization known as the North Wind. Led by highly trained, handsome and arrogant Agent Classified, this...
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
Into the Woods DVD cover
A modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. This humorous and heartfelt musical follows the classic...
Fri, Aug 28
2:30 pm
  RIF--children earn free books by checking out library books. RIF is for everyone under 18 years of age.  A Library Card is required.
Fri, Aug 28
3:00 pm
Teens meet to create, socialize, play.
Fri, Aug 28
3:00 pm
Enjoy board games with your friends.
Fri, Aug 28
3:00 pm
Hand moving a chess piece
Pass some time this summer playing chess in the spacious auditorium at the Park Slope library. All skill levels are encouraged to join in the fun!
Fri, Aug 28
3:00 pm
Enjoy pressure free gaming.
Fri, Aug 28
3:00 pm
Teens Can Have Fun Competitively With Video Games Every Friday
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Cancelled
Learn to play chess.
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Provides children up to age 5 (and their families) a book-sharing and creative educational playtime. Children learn social skills and stimulate language development by playing together with age appropriate toys.
Wii
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Cardfight!! Vanguard? Yu-Gi-Oh? Whatever your favorite game, bring your decks to the Williamsburgh Library and meet other players while you play in our spacious auditorium. No program on July 24 and August 21.
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Kids read books and get a free book.
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Cancelled
Tweens and teens enjoy books, videogames, and music, while partaking of Reading is Fundamental (RIF). Age Group: 10 to 17 years old http://www.bklynlibrary.org/teens/  
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Cancelled
Come and play with such board games as Connect 4, Uno cards, Clue, and Monopoly.  
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Cancelled
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids for reading with free books. The activity usually occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5 PM at the Sunset Park Library.
Fri, Aug 28
3:30 pm
Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting The class is free No registration required  
The fantastic antics of Bubbles the Clown will keep you smiling. Performer Elaine Gil encourages the entire audience to get involved, making this a delightful experience for the whole family.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
LEGOs at the library! Come help us think up new things to build - towers, house, cities, vehicles, monsters? Collaborate with your friends and get creative.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Electronic, internet and board game fun.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Enjoy an hour of games or activities with other teens.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Teens enjoy an afternoon of Playstation 3 video games.
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Icon: Teen Tech Time at Washington Irving
Teen Tech Time is a weekly event where teens can: Play PlayStation 3 ® (PS3) in friendly competitive matches Access to laptops Get help with research for homework Play card and board games Watch movies and more No registration...
Fri, Aug 28
4:00 pm
Prove your gaming might with friends old and new! For those about to play, we salute you!
Fri, Aug 28
4:10 pm
Offers a fun-filled hour of stories and crafts for children, their families and friends.
Fri, Aug 28
4:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free!
Fri, Aug 28
4:30 pm

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Play with toys and hear a story. For ages 0-5.
All adults are welcome
Pre-HSE Registration! Begin your HSE preparation at Brooklyn Public Library. Practice reading, writing and math skills critical for HSE success. Part-time and full-time schedules available. Attend a registration to: • Sign up for FREE classes...
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing...
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Board games, playing cards and legos available during library hours for all ages.
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
  Friends Book Sale & Flea Market.  Enjoy All Day Entertainment & Spend your time shopping for bargains! Everything is $1 – $3! Start your spring cleaning early and donate all of your unwanted items to our Friends Group! We...
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
New Lots Library, 1957
Our Streets Our Stories wants to provide community members with the tools and technology to share their Brooklyn memorabilia and culture heritage materials with the world. Many items that can help tell Brooklyn’s story are sitting forgotten in...
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
Our popular NYC Parks Department "Shape Up! program returns with a new local volunteer instructor and an emphasis on stretching (Essentrics). Class begins at 10 AM and ends at 11 AM. No registration is needed.
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
Prepare for Citizenship   Attend free Citizenship classes at the library. Classes meet 4-6 hours per week for 11 weeks. Evening, morning and weekend class schedules available.   Improve your English. Prepare for the interview and review...
Topics may include graphs and reports. Please bring a USB flash drive if you want to save your work to bring home or to a future class. Presented by New York Cares.
Featured Event
A Picture and Your Written short caption/short story that tells the story of your Clinton Hill neighborhood.  It can be a picture of a person or persons, a place, a thing, a picturesque memory.  All photographic short stories/captions...
Sat, Aug 29
10:00 am
Excel Lab logo
The Excel Lab serves as a forum to solve the real-world Excel problems of attendees. During this session, attendees will hear three problem pitches and provide ideas/approaches for a solution. Prior to the problem pitches we will share a...
SATURDAYS 10:30-11:45 AM Reduce stress and & gain flexibility in a safe & fun environment Beginners are welcome Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to practice on Wear comfortable clothing that will be easy to move in Yoga is best...
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English. No registration is required
Sat, Aug 29
10:30 am
Come & enjoy music and find bargains & browse our selection of slightly used to brand new books, jewelry, crafts, antiques, toys, decorative sewing materials & more!  You will be surprised by our selection!   All vendors...
Sat, Aug 29
11:00 am