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Friday, May 27, 2016

Kids and teens can earn FREE books from Reading Is Fundamental by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.
Fri, May 27
1:30 pm
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Fri, May 27
1:30 pm
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.
Intensive test prep in Common Core ELA and Math.
Fri, May 27
2:00 pm
The Art of Sewing. Sewing lessons for beginners. Why pay for alterations? Why pay for clothes transformation? Do it by yourself! Come join and made easy with our creative sewing instructor, Mila Vaygen!
Fri, May 27
2:00 pm
Improve your game. Make new friends. Borrow a chess set, but bring your own clock!
Fri, May 27
2:00 pm
caricatures of a man and a woman singing with musical notes floating around them
Join the Dyker Singers!  Only Requirement: Enjoy singing! New members are always welcomed. New members are always welcomed.
Fri, May 27
2:00 pm
Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become more...
Fri, May 27
2:00 pm
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The New York Writers Coalition will guide participants with writing and sharing their work with each other. They will discover the power of their own stories, gain confidence and a stronger sense of self, and become part of a creative and socially...
Fri, May 27
2:45 pm
Bring your friends or make new ones and challenge them to a game on our Xbox One
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Enjoy board games with your family and friends.
Get help with Math, English, etc.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Library card required. Birth-11 years old.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Children can come in for after school homework help from a trained volunteer.  Good for grade 1-8.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Come enjoy board games and other fun activities with other kids!
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
A trained volunteer helps knitting participants with their various projects.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
 Come join your friends to hang out and enjoy playing a game or two.
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our teen (ages 13-17) tech time program where you can play various games in a competitive environment. Current titles available to play on our Playstation 4 include NBA2K...
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
Yadestiny Treasure Chest (YTC) presents Fit for Fashion Aerobics to engage children ages 5-13 years old to increase their fitness and endurance levels. With activities that get the children moving and stretching, our certified fitness instructors...
Fri, May 27
3:00 pm
The Art of Sewing Weekly Practical Workshops. Fridays 3:30 PM   The Art of Sewing FREE Sewing Lessons for Beginners FRIDAYS 3:30 PM   Do you want to make your own costumes? Sew cool, decorative images yourself? Then...
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.
Cardfight!! Vanguard?  Yu-Gi-Oh?  Whatever your game of choice is, bring your decks to the Williamsburgh Library and meet other players.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Round spectrum of colors
A discussion of things that are uniquely human.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Learn chess! For all ages.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.  
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Come and join us as we turn the children's auditorium into a movie theater! We will be showing a fun film to start the weekend off right. Ages 3+.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Watch a movie with your friends! For kids and teens.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
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, May 27
3:30 pm
Board games, card games, etc for ages 6-12 or tweens.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
For kids ages 6 to 12, 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, May 27
3:30 pm
Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Fun board games for children.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Join us on the last Friday of every month for a teen movie! Ages 13-17
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
a chess board with pieces
Practice or learn to play this game from a grand master.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Flik is an inventive ant who's always messing things up for his colony. His latest mishap was destroying the food stores that were supposed to be used to pay off grasshopper Hopper.Now the strong-arming insect is demanding that the ants gather...
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
After school homework help for children in grades K-8.
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
The Muppet Movie DVD cover.
Celebrate The Nearly 35th Anniversary of the ultimate frogs-to-riches story with the one that started it all. Kermit and Fozzie travel to Hollywood to hit it big as stars. They're joined on the way by Miss Piggy and numerous other familiar faces...
Fri, May 27
3:30 pm
Kids create and explore with STEM!
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm
With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm
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!
LEGOs at the library! Come help us think up new things to build: towers, cities, vehicles, monsters? Collaborate with your friends and get creative.
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm
The Chess Club is a drop-in group open to all ages and skill levels.  Chess boards and pieces are available. For more information call: 718-230-2184  
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm
Enjoy an afternoon movie with your friends.
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm
Teens Will engage in an interactive workshop and complete a fun filled project.
Fri, May 27
4:00 pm