All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed Monday, October 12, 2015 for Columbus Day.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
It's Italian Heritage Month! Celebrate with the beautiful voice of Italian Tenor, Antonio Guarna with Alba Mazza, accompanist !
In a group setting, learn how to read and speak English.
Learn important business vocabulary. Practice speaking about work and business with others.
Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required
People can come together here to socialize and create knitted items. Free instruction included.
Learn the fundamentals of using a computer. No prior experience with computers is necessary. Instructor speaks both English and Spanish. No registration is necessary.
Improve your French language in an informal and fun setting. This class has designed for intermediate and advanced level. The class is free and no registrations is required
Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...
Learn English Free. English Classes for adults 17 and older.
Practice and Improve your English conversation with other adults.
Come for a cozy evening of stories, songs and crafts. No registration required.
Caldecott Medal-winner Brian Selznick does it again! His new book, The Marvels, is a century-spanning adventure tale of beauty, mystery, and survival told in the signature style of writing and illustration that made young-reader classics of The...
Come to the Sunset Park Library book discussion to talk about Harper Lee's book Go Set A Watchman, her long-awaited sequel to To Kill A Mockingbird.
Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket to sit on. Wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome.
We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at the BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, have not yet learned to read and write. The BPL Literacy...
Please note: This program, presented monthly by the Bushwick branch of Brooklyn Public Library, does not take place at the Library. It takes place at DuckDuck bar, located a few blocks from the branch at 161 Montrose Avenue between Humboldt Street...
Friday, October 9, 2015
In Brooklyn Public Library's Pre-HSE classes, you practice reading, writing, math, and critical thinking that form the foundation of high school equivalency success. Registration required.
Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.
Join the Crochet and Knitting Circle at the Library and have fun!
Albert Massimi paints directly from life and from the heart in order to capture the essence of the extraordinary wonders of the natural world- particulary flowers.
Come to the library to check your blood pressure by the Nurse.
On exhibit downstairs this month at Kensington Library: works by neighborhood artist Jerome Walker. Jerome (pronounced Jeremy) Walker was born and raised in New York City. He is an alumnus of Long Island University, where he studied biology,...
Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.
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,...
*Registration required* Free legal workshop for Haitian TPS. The Office of Council Member Mathieu Eugene is here to serve you! Please feel free to contact us at (718)287-8762 or (212) 788-7352 or MEugene@council.nyc.gov, if you need assistance...
Assorted board games, playing cards and puzzles are made available during library hours for ALL AGES.
Drop in to the computer lab at New Lots Library Mondays and Fridays 10 am to Noon. Work on resumes, online job applications, go through tutorials from Lynda.com, access online housing applications and forms. Please bring a USB flash drive to save...
Stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and fun for toddlers and caregivers!
Enjoy Play time with Toys & Puzzles.
Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.
An experienced résumé coach helps job applicants with preparation of their résumé and to find work.
During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a handful of songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your baby, toddler, or pre-k children for a fun and relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0...
This is the story of a little calf that one day decides to leave his stall to see the world. This takes him to the mountains where he befriends a rabbit, a buzzard (vulture), the sun, the moon and a moon elf. He also meets...
Listen to a story and sing songs!
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs with your child!
Join us for Toddler Time
Join us for Toddler Time!
Chatterbox Matinee presents newly released films for grown-ups, but kids are welcome: the lights stay up, the film volume is low and no one will be shushed. See the entire series here. After middle-aged filmmaker Josh and his wife Cornelia meet a...
First Five Years kids enjoy arts and crafts.
Want to know how to make Origami? Join us!
Play with toys and hear a story. For ages 0-5.
Stories and fun. For ages 3-5.
Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive program for ages 0-18 months.
Is there something you need to learn on the computer? Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point? Do you need to get an e-mail account? or Just learn to surf the web? What ever it is the TRS will be happy to teach you.
2nd floor meeting room
Storytime is for babies, too! Come sing, play, hear stories, and meet with other parents and caregivers.
An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys. Tickets are required for...