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JUL
23

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

disabilities inclusion Gaming

Join us for a fun filled afternoon of Minecraft, Wii, rumble patch controllers, and more.  For teens 13 and up with and without disabilities.

For more information call 718.253.4948

English Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

Chess Club

Sun, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 4:45 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.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Early Literacy STEM family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

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Ready, Set, Kindergarten

Sun, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Pre-K fun and instruction.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Ready Set Kindergarten! #storytime #early literacy #stem

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

 

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy,...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Ready Set Kindergarten! #storytime #early literacy

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready Set Kindergarten

Sun, Jul 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Borough Park Library

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Japanese Language 日本語 World Language Conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required


JUL
24

Laptop Day

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come use our large auditorium seating for your laptopping and freelancing work. Our auditorium is a space located in our basement and away from high traffic areas of the library and is conducive to quiet work. Bring your charger and use our plugs...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.

A blue box of coupons

Story Play

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

story time Early Literacy story play

Join us for stories, songs, and free play. For ages 0-5.

Positive Aging: Current events

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

program for seniors program for older adults 50 + positive aging current events

Discuss current events in the company of your friends and have fun!

Coloring Pages

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

all ages

Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the crayons and coloring pages or you can draw from your imagination!

Open Play Space

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

A variety of toys will be available for children to use throughout the day. 

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Game On!

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 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.

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

business SCORE One-on-One

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

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Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

mental health certification

Mental Health First Aid is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. Mental Health...

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Adult Mental Health training

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Jul 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Public can obtain information about qualified health insurance plans from a trained and certified navigator

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 24   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.

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 24   10:15 am to 10:45 am   DeKalb Library

Storytime with Music, Rhymes, and Fun for children ages 3-5 years old and caregivers.

Story Play

Mon, Jul 24   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Cypress Hills Library

toddlers storytime babies play

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jul 24   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Gardening with Hester

Mon, Jul 24   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Park Slope Library

gardening planting harvesting Urban Farming

Learn about gardening in urban and small spaces. Bring questions and curiousity! 

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Read and Play

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

inclusive services -disabilities

Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays and rhymes! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be distributed prior to the event, first come first served. Please...

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Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required! Please call library for further details at 718-748-5709.

Chinese-English Storytime

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Join us for a very special storytime presented in Chinese and English by volunteers from A+ Academy. 

Zumba by DVD: Energize your morning!

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Join the party! Have fun and raise your heart rate

 

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   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.

We have a MacBook and a Windows laptop...

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for Brooklyn Public Library's youngest patrons! Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys, and dance!  FUN FUN FUN!!!

Library Lanes

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Join Brooklyn Public Library's Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community. 

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Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime first five years storytime Read Aloud

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 24   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

It's never to early to read to your child.  Join us as we share stories, songs, & play with your baby. 

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Computer info-commons technology 50 plus

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

English Conversation Group

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Adult Learning English Conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

#TechKnowledge

Welcome to computer basics. This is a basic introductory class designed for beginner's.

Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh 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...

Introduction to Internet

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

# techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Adult Tai Chi

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Learn Tai Chi at Clarendon Library. 

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

summer reading kids arts& crafts Create

Kids come and make Summer crafts with friends and have fun

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required! Please call library for further details at 718-748-5709.

Ulmer Park Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

gardening

Start planting, growing and harvesting flowers and veggies at Ulmer Park's Urban Gardening Club!

Table Top Game Day

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#summergameday #gamesinthelibrary #summerreading2017 #buildabetterworld

Join us for various games: cards, classic, or modern board games. Bring your own or choose from the selection at the library.

Story Play

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

storytime story time story play

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Kids Create: Build with DUPLO

Mon, Jul 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

#LEGO #DUPLO Birth - 5 years # kids

DUPLO Lego program for toddlers & preschoolers.