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Giant Sudoku Board

Fri, Sep 22   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Brower Park Library

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Come test your sudoku skills on Brower Park's giant sudoku board! Puzzles are updated upon completion.

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 22   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making Class

Fri, Sep 22   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

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Experienced Instructor will lead the Jewelry class. This program is provided courtesy of the Shepshead Bay/Nonstrand NORC.

ConnectEd Library HotSpot Loan Orientation Program

Fri, Sep 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Spring Creek Library

Spring Creek ConnectEd techknowledge HotSpot

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K-12 students with free Internet access for...

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Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Sep 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

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Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Toddler Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

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Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 4 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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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

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Game On!

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

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Anyone up for a quick game? Check out a game by leaving your library card at the front desk.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

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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...

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

kids storytime story time Family

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

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DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 22   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

preschoolers preschool storytime Read Aloud

Come join us for storytime with music, rhymes, and fun for children ages 3-5 years old and caregivers. 

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

English Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

learn English Adult Learning immigrant services

Practice speaking English with other learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

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Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

 

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

 

Large size Lego DUPLO for little hands. (Downstairs)

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Enjoy stories, songs, and toys with other babies and toddlers.

Resume Help

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search! 

Please bring a draft of your resume...

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

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Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

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Kanopy: Movies at the Library

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

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Come watch a movie at the stone ave branch every friday.

Playtime

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

story play first five years Early Literacy storytime

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

Adult Videogames: Bowling

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Join us for virtual bowling on our new X-Box One!

Pre-School Story Time

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

 

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 718-256-2117.

David Lindeman's Dinosaur Skull Replica Exhibit

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

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Come to our library and check out sculptor David Lindeman's dinosaur skull replicas! They are on display now until Oct 25, 2017.

There are 23 skulls in total! Pick up a worksheet for a dinosaur skull match game, and try to name them...

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Coloring

Mixed Media: Color Me Calm Coloring Book Activities

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Relax your way back into Fall @ Brownsville Branch with Stress Relief Coloring Programs Every Friday Morning

 

Color Me Calm: Coloring Book Activities

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

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A story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. Learn early literacy techniques, sing songs, and play with toys!

Drop-In Computer Lab

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?  No time to attend a formal class?  Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Enjoy stories songs, puppets and rhymes. Play dates for ages 2-5.

 

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Musical Toddler Yoga Storytime

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Yoga toddler musical storytime

Join us for a musical toddler yoga storytime. Pick up a free ticket the morning of the program at the children's desk.

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure Screening

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

hypertension blood pressure program for seniors program for older adults

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will check your blood pressure.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Hearing Loss.

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

positive aging NORC program for older adults program for seniors

Experienced Nurse will discuss with you hearing loss. This service is provided courtesy of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

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Toddler Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

toddlers first five years storytime Books

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 4 years old and their caregivers!

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 22   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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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.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

ESOL Conversation group

Join a group of English learners to improve your speaking skills. The group is counducted by the BPL experienced Volunteer.

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Jobs Club

Fri, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Jobs Club is a program in which we have open computer time for finding jobs, filling out job applications, working on resumes and cover letters.  Formatting/Computer/MS Word questions are fair game during this program.

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Talking Needles

Fri, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

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Bring your unfinished projects and learn about knitting and crocheting.

Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

BUILD WITH DUPLO

Fri, Sep 22   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Coney Island Library

DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers.

Family Movies

Fri, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Enjoy weekly kid friendly films.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Fri, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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Learn to knit or crochet.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Movie Matinee - Guardian of the Galaxy

Fri, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Join us for our Adult Movie Matinee and enjoy a September full of suspense and thrills. The movies are:

 

9/1/17 - Rings

9/8/17 - Get Out

9/15/17 - Unforgettable

9/22/17 - Guardians of the Galaxy...

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Family Movie: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

Fri, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Music manager Dave (Jason Lee) is not only enjoying a burgeoning career, but a blossoming romance with Samantha (Kimberly Williams-Paisley), a beautiful doctor who works in the emergency room. Through a series of misunderstandings, the chipmunks...

Movies @ the Library: Monsters, Inc.

Fri, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, two monsters realize things may not be what they think.

Rated G 1hr32min...

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Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Sep 22   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults Overeaters Anonymous Peer Group

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 22   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.