All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed from Saturday, May 28th through Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day Weekend.

 

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Friday, May 27, 2016

Feel like drawing, coloring, doing a puzzle. Just inquire at the information desk and choose from our large selection of worksheets for all ages.  Drawing materials, scissors, glue etc. will be provided.  
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
Blood pressure screening
Come to the Library to check your blood pressure for free! Experienced Nurse will share with you important information about your health. The service is provided by NORC and VNS of New York.  
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
Crochet class
Come and learn crochet under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by NORC.
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
Meet with a SCORE counselor to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. SCORE is an SBA organization. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor,...
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277 Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling NYCitizenship...
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
assorted games in clear, rectangular, plastic box
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours.
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
ICL Family Resource Center offers a Spanish Speaking Support Group for parent of families with special needs. 
Fri, May 27
10:00 am
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
Relax and learn how to meditate.
Fri, May 27
10:30 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 practiced on an empty stomach....
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
Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.
Fri, May 27
11:00 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!    
Need help with your resume or job searching skills?  Meet with library staff/resume help volunteer to Get guidance on job hunting. Review your resume. Get tips on interviewing. Explore library resources. Discuss next steps towards...
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
Come down to Spring Creek and mingle with other adults!  Every day is a different activity! Monday: Adult Crafting Tuesday: Wii Bowling Wednesday: Free time! Thursday: Adult Coloring Friday: Free time! Saturday: Free time! Let us know what you...
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
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.*
Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
kids playing on books
Play with toys and hear a story. We might sing a song or dance too! For ages 0-5.
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.
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
Celebrate Older Americans Month this May with two relaxing coloring sessions! Usher in the weekend with "Color Me Calm".
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
We will provide colored pencils and coloring sheets of exotic birds.  Bring your imagination, relax and enjoy.
Fri, May 27
11:00 am
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
Learn how to Knit or increase your skills.  Come in a join our Knitting Circle...
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program! (Birth - 5 years)
Bring your unfinished projects to join a group of talented ladies to share your skills, passion and love of knitting and crocheting. They are more than happy to give instruction to beginners. Children are welcome to join their parents or...
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
ESOL class
Practice English language speaking skills in the company of other immigrants under the guidance of experienced BPL Volunteer.
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
Learn to knit or crochet! Create a cool knitted or crocheted project that you made all by yourself! Age Group: Adults
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
Obtain information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. All sessions are by appointment only.
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
Special craft for Adults 50+
Fri, May 27
12:00 pm
older adult coloring at Paerdegat Library
Come to Paerdegat Library to color on  pre-printed templates of relaxing country scences. Mingle with like-minded adults to share artistic talents.  Renew and build friendships while learning something new about your creative...
Fri, May 27
12:15 pm
Enjoy weekly kid friendly films
Fri, May 27
1:00 pm
Let your creativity take hold! Design and construct puppets for Desk Top Puppet Theater. Use your imagination to create something unique.
Fri, May 27
1:00 pm