Branch Events

Bay Ridge Library Events

  • Preschool Storytime
    Friday, August 1, 2014 11:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A fun early literacy storytime for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join us for songs, stories and crafts! TICKETS REQUIRED TO ATTEND! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Friday, August 1, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Movie for Kids
    Friday, August 1, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    All movies rated PG or G. Titles will be posted a few weeks in advance of the date of showing - Friday 7/25 "Frozen" Friday 8/1 "Batman & Friends"

  • Ready Set Kindergarten
    Saturday, August 2, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    In this special 6-session series, families will enjoy stories and activities desigend to encourage the development of early learning skills. Exploring literacy, science and math through music, stories, crafts and play will help you and your child get ready for school! Families will receive free materials to continue the learning and fun at home.

    For ages 3-5 and participating parents or caregivers.

  • English Conversation Group - Bay Ridge
    Saturday, August 2, 2014 12:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Practice English with others who are learning English

  • Karaoke for Adults
    Saturday, August 2, 2014 3:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Sing along with all of your favorites!

  • Ridge Girls Write
    Monday, August 4, 2014 4:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative side shine at our creative writing group for boys and girls ages 10 & up.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 4, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 4, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Monday, August 4, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Chess for Kids
    Monday, August 4, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Have fun playing chess with your friends with the help of a chess expert! Beginners and experts are welcome. Ages 8+.

  • Movies for Adults
    Monday, August 4, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Please call branch for title. Note that in July and August, movies start at 2:30 p.m.

  • Movie: (No God, No Master)
    Monday, August 4, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    (Drama) 97 minutes When a series of package bombs show up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in the summer of 1919, U.S. Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn is assigned the task of finding those responsible. He becomes immersed in an investigation that uncovers an anarchist plot to destroy democracy.

    Please note that the DVD for No God, No Master does not have the option for subtitles. We apologize for the inconvenience.

  • Ridge Kids Write
    Monday, August 4, 2014 3:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative self out by writing poems, short stories, etc. with your friends. Ages 6-9.

  • Friends of Bay Ridge Library Book Sale
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 1:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Drop by to check out our eclectic selections of books.

  • Summer Meals
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Jewelry Making
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 2:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Knitting and Crocheting Circle
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Fizzy Whizzy Readers
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A Book Buddy meetup. Come read with our Book Buddies, share your favorite books, and enjoy story-related activities.

  • Fire Breathing Book Wyrms Book Club
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 4:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    An 8-week book club for ages 9-12. Participants will read one shared book over the course of the summer, and spend time together recommending and discussing other summer reads.

  • Adult Game Night
    Tuesday, August 5, 2014 6:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Mah-jongg with friends!

  • Big Bay Ridge Playdate
    Wednesday, August 6, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Come to the library for a big play date with your friends! Wrigglers, crawlers, and toddlers take over the library for fun activities guaranteed to entertain and challenge the whole family.

    Birth-5 years.

  • Summer Meals
    Wednesday, August 6, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Game On: Board Games, LEGOs, and More
    Wednesday, August 6, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy our vast collection of fun board games, Lego and more. Each week will feature a different theme. Wednesdays at 2pm.

  • Summer Science Club: LEGO Mindstorm Robotics
    Wednesday, August 6, 2014 3:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A four-session exploration of LEGO robotics. This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

    Suitable for children ages 8-12.

  • Summer Meals
    Thursday, August 7, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Explore & Create: Arts & Crafts
    Thursday, August 7, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Inventive projects for the whole family. On Thursday, July 17, we'll be joined by local artist Cheres Espinosa, author of NYC ABC: ANIMALS IN THE CITY. She will show the kids how she sees unusual shapes in regular sites.

    Younger children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

  • Preschool Storytime
    Friday, August 8, 2014 11:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A fun early literacy storytime for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join us for songs, stories and crafts! TICKETS REQUIRED TO ATTEND! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Friday, August 8, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Movie for Kids
    Friday, August 8, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    All movies rated PG or G. Titles will be posted a few weeks in advance of the date of showing - Friday 7/25 "Frozen" Friday 8/1 "Batman & Friends"

  • Ready Set Kindergarten
    Saturday, August 9, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    In this special 6-session series, families will enjoy stories and activities desigend to encourage the development of early learning skills. Exploring literacy, science and math through music, stories, crafts and play will help you and your child get ready for school! Families will receive free materials to continue the learning and fun at home.

    For ages 3-5 and participating parents or caregivers.

  • English Conversation Group - Bay Ridge
    Saturday, August 9, 2014 12:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Practice English with others who are learning English

  • Ridge Girls Write
    Monday, August 11, 2014 4:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative side shine at our creative writing group for boys and girls ages 10 & up.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 11, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 11, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Monday, August 11, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Chess for Kids
    Monday, August 11, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Have fun playing chess with your friends with the help of a chess expert! Beginners and experts are welcome. Ages 8+.

  • Movies for Adults
    Monday, August 11, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Please call branch for title. Note that in July and August, movies start at 2:30 p.m.

  • Movie: (Her)
    Monday, August 11, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    (Romance) 126 Minutes A withdrawn writer, Theodore Twombly, falls in love with his computer's highly advanced operating system named Samantha . Stars Joaquin Phoenix, ,Scarlett Johansson, Olivia Wilde and Amy Adams. Oscar Winner for Best Original Screenplay.

  • Ridge Kids Write
    Monday, August 11, 2014 3:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative self out by writing poems, short stories, etc. with your friends. Ages 6-9.

  • Summer Meals
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Jewelry Making
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 2:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Knitting and Crocheting Circle
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Fizzy Whizzy Readers
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A Book Buddy meetup. Come read with our Book Buddies, share your favorite books, and enjoy story-related activities.

  • Fire Breathing Book Wyrms Book Club
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 4:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    An 8-week book club for ages 9-12. Participants will read one shared book over the course of the summer, and spend time together recommending and discussing other summer reads.

  • Book Discussion: “Sharing the Books We Love”
    Tuesday, August 12, 2014 6:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Informal book chat. Come and tell us about your recent reading discoveries or your old favorites.

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 11:15AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Game On: Board Games, LEGOs, and More
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy our vast collection of fun board games, Lego and more. Each week will feature a different theme. Wednesdays at 2pm.

  • Summer Meals
    Thursday, August 14, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Explore & Create: Arts & Crafts
    Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Inventive projects for the whole family. On Thursday, July 17, we'll be joined by local artist Cheres Espinosa, author of NYC ABC: ANIMALS IN THE CITY. She will show the kids how she sees unusual shapes in regular sites.

    Younger children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

  • Preschool Storytime
    Friday, August 15, 2014 11:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A fun early literacy storytime for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join us for songs, stories and crafts! TICKETS REQUIRED TO ATTEND! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Friday, August 15, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Ready Set Kindergarten
    Saturday, August 16, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    In this special 6-session series, families will enjoy stories and activities desigend to encourage the development of early learning skills. Exploring literacy, science and math through music, stories, crafts and play will help you and your child get ready for school! Families will receive free materials to continue the learning and fun at home.

    For ages 3-5 and participating parents or caregivers.

  • English Conversation Group - Bay Ridge
    Saturday, August 16, 2014 12:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Practice English with others who are learning English

  • Ridge Girls Write
    Monday, August 18, 2014 4:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative side shine at our creative writing group for boys and girls ages 10 & up.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 18, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 18, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Monday, August 18, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Chess for Kids
    Monday, August 18, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Have fun playing chess with your friends with the help of a chess expert! Beginners and experts are welcome. Ages 8+.

  • Movies for Adults
    Monday, August 18, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Please call branch for title. Note that in July and August, movies start at 2:30 p.m.

  • Movie: (Philomena)
    Monday, August 18, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    (Drama) 98 minutes A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. Stars Steve Coogan and Judy Dench.

  • Ridge Kids Write
    Monday, August 18, 2014 3:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Let your creative self out by writing poems, short stories, etc. with your friends. Ages 6-9.

  • Summer Meals
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Jewelry Making
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 2:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Knitting and Crocheting Circle
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Fizzy Whizzy Readers
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A Book Buddy meetup. Come read with our Book Buddies, share your favorite books, and enjoy story-related activities.

  • Fire Breathing Book Wyrms Book Club
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 4:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    An 8-week book club for ages 9-12. Participants will read one shared book over the course of the summer, and spend time together recommending and discussing other summer reads.

  • Adult Game Night
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 6:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Mah-jongg with friends!

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:15AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Game On: Board Games, LEGOs, and More
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy our vast collection of fun board games, Lego and more. Each week will feature a different theme. Wednesdays at 2pm.

  • Teen Book Discussion Group
    Wednesday, August 20, 2014 3:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Summer Meals
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Explore & Create: Arts & Crafts
    Thursday, August 21, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Inventive projects for the whole family. On Thursday, July 17, we'll be joined by local artist Cheres Espinosa, author of NYC ABC: ANIMALS IN THE CITY. She will show the kids how she sees unusual shapes in regular sites.

    Younger children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

  • Preschool Storytime
    Friday, August 22, 2014 11:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A fun early literacy storytime for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join us for songs, stories and crafts! TICKETS REQUIRED TO ATTEND! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Friday, August 22, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Summer Reading Closing Party
    Friday, August 22, 2014 2:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Featuring the talents of the amazing Elaine Gil, aka Bubbles the Clown!

  • English Conversation Group - Bay Ridge
    Saturday, August 23, 2014 12:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Practice English with others who are learning English

  • Karaoke for Adults
    Saturday, August 23, 2014 3:00PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Sing along with all of your favorites!

  • ESOL Registration
    Monday, August 25, 2014 10:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Register for Free English Classes. Daytime and evening schedules.

    ESOL classes are supported by a generous grant from the New York State Education Department, Office of Adult Career and Continuing Education Services (ACCES).
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  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 25, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Babies & Books
    Monday, August 25, 2014 11:00AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Monday, August 25, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Chess for Kids
    Monday, August 25, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Have fun playing chess with your friends with the help of a chess expert! Beginners and experts are welcome. Ages 8+.

  • Movies for Adults
    Monday, August 25, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Please call branch for title. Note that in July and August, movies start at 2:30 p.m.

  • Movie: (Gimme Shelter)
    Monday, August 25, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    (Drama) 101 minutes A teenage girl flees life with her drug-addicted mother to find the wealthy father she's never known. Tells the extraordinary and courageous tale of one girl's fight against the odds to find redemption and, ultimately, to create a family she can call her own.

  • Summer Meals
    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Knitting and Crocheting Circle
    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

  • Fizzy Whizzy Readers
    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A Book Buddy meetup. Come read with our Book Buddies, share your favorite books, and enjoy story-related activities.

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Toddler Time
    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 11:15AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Game On: Board Games, LEGOs, and More
    Wednesday, August 27, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Enjoy our vast collection of fun board games, Lego and more. Each week will feature a different theme. Wednesdays at 2pm.

  • Summer Meals
    Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.

  • Explore & Create: Arts & Crafts
    Thursday, August 28, 2014 2:30PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    Inventive projects for the whole family. On Thursday, July 17, we'll be joined by local artist Cheres Espinosa, author of NYC ABC: ANIMALS IN THE CITY. She will show the kids how she sees unusual shapes in regular sites.

    Younger children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

  • Preschool Storytime
    Friday, August 29, 2014 11:30AM
    Bay Ridge Library

    A fun early literacy storytime for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Join us for songs, stories and crafts! TICKETS REQUIRED TO ATTEND! Please call the library for further details.

  • Summer Meals
    Friday, August 29, 2014 1:15PM
    Bay Ridge Library

    When school is out this summer, the Summer Food Service Program provides free meals to make summertime a fun and healthy time for kids. All lunches must be eaten on the premises. Ages 0-18.