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Friday, May 27, 2016

Stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and fun for toddlers and caregivers! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please line up outside the building prior to opening time at 10am...
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Cancelled
Event cancelled due to branch closure.
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:15 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Enjoy Play Time with Toys & Puzzles.
Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers. Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.
Stories, songs, and play.
Fri, May 27
10:30 am
During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:45 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!
Fri, May 27
10:45 am
Enjoy stories, rhymes and finger plays with your child as you help him or her develop literacy skills!
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
Fleet Week NYC logo
Meet one of the men and women who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with a uniformed service member from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, or the Coast Guard!    
Kings Bay- story Play
Hear wonderful stories, learn new songs and fingerplays, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun program for babies through 5 years. 
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
Free play with DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*
kids playing on books
Play with toys and hear a story. We might sing a song or dance too! For ages 0-5.
Stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and fun for toddlers and caregivers! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please line up outside the building prior to opening time at 10am...
  View Edit     Shake and move your body! Tickets are required and will be given out starting 11am at the Information Desk
Fri, May 27
11:30 am
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program! (Birth - 5 years)
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents, ages birth to 18. Check-in with us on Fridays from 3-5 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!!...
All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week.
Enjoy board games with your family and friends.
An offshoot of our popular BUILD WITH LEGO program for older kids - toddlers and preschoolers can get in on the action with DUPLO blocks in their own separate play area!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

It's never too early to introduce babies to storytime! Songs, fingerplays, and puppets to entertain lap-sitters. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please line up...
It's Baby Time!  Bring the children and meet other babies and parents for some fun and social interaction. 
A storytime for children ages 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.
Join us each week for a themed storytime with songs, fingerplays, crafts, games and activities for pre-schoolers age 3-5 years old.
Tue, May 31
10:30 am
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.
Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.
Tue, May 31
10:30 am
Come and enjoy some books, songs, finger plays and toy time. For ages 18 months to 3 years old.
Tue, May 31
10:30 am
Toddler Time at Washington Irving Library.
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 lead in...
Babies and Books with Reading Is Fundamental
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet new friends at your local community Library!
Tue, May 31
10:30 am
Weekly preschool story time.
Tue, May 31
10:30 am
Toddler Time
Sing songs, read books, and play. For ages 18-36 months.
Tue, May 31
10:45 am
Hear stories, sing songs and play with other children.  Ages 0-5.
Stimulate your baby with gentle songs, stories, and movement just for the little ones.
Tue, May 31
11:00 am
Image of Bilingual Birdies performing at a school
The Bilingual Birdies Band celebrates language and culture in 45 minutes of fun-filled live music and dance! Learn new words while you sing along to original hip tunes and your favorite traditional folk songs. Expect a high energy performance of...
For children 18 months to 3 years with their parents or caregivers. 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...
Enjoy songs and stories for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Children can participate in RIF (Reading is Fundamental). Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.
Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. For children ages 2 to 4 years old and their caregivers.
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. (18 - 36 months)
Tue, May 31
11:00 am
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.*
Children and caretakers will listen to stories and engage in active play following story time.
Enjoy stories and play for age groups 18 to 36 months.