E.g., Jul 18 2018
JUL
18

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Wed, Jul 18   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Create your own library at home, get a FREE book when you sign up for R.I.F., get another FREE book after every 3rd visit to RIF.

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Free Book When You Join

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Game On!

Wed, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Game On! table-top & board games

Enjoy board games at the library!

Ages 5 and up.

Game On!

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Jul 18   2:15 pm to 4:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

Movies at the Library summer reading

Join us every Wednesday for a kid's movie!

This Week: Early Man (2018) Rated: PG

A prehistoric tribe clash with foreign invaders, which leads to a monumental game of soccer.

Movies @ the Library

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

build with lego

Kids ages 6 through 12 can create their own LEGO structures.

Build with LEGO

Game On!

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Game On!

Board game fun! This program will be held on the floor of the children's area.

Game On!

Game On!

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Kids ages 6 & up and carers, join us after Summer Meals for board game competitions and basic robotics!

Game On!

Teatro IATI presents Latin Dance

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Summer Jam summer meals

Learn the fundamentals of popular Latin dances in these fun, informal sessions. Professional dancer Walter Perez teaches you to Salsa, Bachata and Tango, one of the world’s most dramatic dances.

Presented by IATI Theater

Ages...

Teatro IATI presents Latin Dance

Kids Create: Paper Marbling Workshop

Wed, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Learn to create your own beautiful, marbled paper in this one-time workshop with guest teacher Adam (from Artist & Craftsman Supply store). 

Kids Create: Paper Marbling Workshop

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

A free book to keep for joining RIF. Check out 2 books 3 times and receive another free book

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Summer Reading Beanstack registration

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

summer reading

Kids 6 - 17:  win a pair of Bluetooth headphones!

How?

Register for Summer Reading 2018 at bklynlibrary.beanstack.org and select Sheepshead Bay as your primary branch.

or visit Sheepshead Bay Branch, and our...

Summer Reading Beanstack registration

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Reading is Fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Game On!

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Join us for an afternoon of fun and board games!!!

Game On!

Kids Create: Make Your Own Instruments

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Join us for a special Books & Beats percussion craft. Make your own drum and castanets, and start your own band!

Kids Create: Make Your Own Instruments

Kids Create

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Join us for arts and crafts! Recommended ages 6-12 and caregivers welcome

Kids Create

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

arts and crafts Kids Create

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 5-12!

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Kids Create

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Reading is Fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Monkey, Monkey Music

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Bring your children to the library to enjoy the show by Meredith Le Vande.  She will perform all kinds of music.

Monkey, Monkey Music

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Game On! Gaming

Use the PS4, the Xbox, the Wii or even the PS2 to try out a few family friendly games.

Are you good enough to win?

Kids Tech Time

Build with LEGO & DUPLO

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Show off your building skills with Lego and Duplo. For kids of all ages.

Build with LEGO & DUPLO

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Hopalong Andrew

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Live Music Summer Jam

Join the fun with folk songs, cowboy songs and other fun songs sprinkled in. Tunes to sing, holler, and hoedown to with Hopalong Andrew! C'mon down, y'hear!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Hopalong Andrew

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Create your artistic mind at your local Library

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Kids Create: Musical Craft

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Today our craft will be Books & Beats-themed.

Kids Create is geared for children ages 6-12.  Bring your creativity and a smile! 

Children under 6 should be accompanied by an adult.

Please be prompt....

Kids Create: Musical Craft

Gaming

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Gaming Kids Tech Time table-top & board games TechKnowledge

Join us for gaming every Monday and Wednesday this summer.  Come play video games on the Wii U, Playstation 4 or the Xbox One! with your friends or make new friends.  Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours.

Don't...

Gaming

Chess Club

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Chess Club Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends.

Chess Club

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

build with duplo

Join us every day from 3:00 - 4:00 pm for Duplo.

Build with DUPLO

Summer Tween Movie - A Wrinkle in Time

Wed, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

 After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

"A Wrinkle in Time" - Director Ava Duvernay....

Summer Tween Movie - A Wrinkle in Time

Kids Tech Time: Laptop Gaming

Wed, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids Tech Time

Do you want to explore laptop games?  Join our Kids Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment .

Kids Tech Time: Laptop Gaming

Kids Explore!

Wed, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Come and join us for a different fun activity each Wednesday afternoon. From crafts to coloring, from playdough to board games...the sky's the limit!

Kids Explore!

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at your very own LEGO group where can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design.

Build with LEGO

Kids Create with Ark for the Arts

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids Create storytime summer reading

Join us for a story and an art workshop with Ark for the Arts!

For kids 5 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Kids Create with Ark for the Arts

Kids Create in the Garden

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids Create

Come into the Park Slope reading garden and create a take-home craft with us! The craft will change each week, so continue to stop by to see what we're making!

For kids 6 and up. Younger children are welcome when accompanied by an...

Kids Create in the Garden

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Fiber Arts Kids Create stem & steam

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Kids Create

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

arts and crafts Kids Create

Come get crafty at the library!  Arts & crafts activities for ages 6-12.

Kids Create

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Reading is Fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

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After School Homework Help

Kids Create: Explore and Create

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids Create Kids Explore

Explore and Create to become an Artist. Master your craft at Sheepshead Bay Library's Arts and Craft Program.

Kids Create: Explore and Create

Coloring Club

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Bay Library

Come with friends and family and enjoy coloring activities.

Coloring Club

Music Jepordy

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

music Summer Jam summer reading

Have fun testing your Knowledge of Music  .

Music Jepordy

KoKo Open Source presents Destroy/Construct

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

A visiting teaching artist will provide discarded toys and other recycled materials for the kids to deconstruct and then use to create new inventions and unique environments. Encouraged by stories and questions from the teaching artist,...

KoKo Open Source presents Destroy/Construct

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

bklyn robotics league TechKnowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Our Garden Club

Wed, Jul 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For children with and without disabilities.

This is an inclusive program for to children ages 5 to 12 with and without disabilities, their...

Our Garden Club

Game On: Dixit Club

Wed, Jul 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Game On! summer reading

Dixit is a card game using a deck of cards illustrated with dreamlike images, players select cards that match a title suggested by the "storyteller", and attempt to guess which card the "storyteller" selected. 

Have fun playing with...

Game On: Dixit Club

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Jul 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

 

Kids Tech Time

JUL
19

Early weekday fun

Thu, Jul 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Word Search, Cross Words & Coloring Pages plus Daily Board, Card & Chess Games

Early weekday fun

Weekday Mornings at the Borough Park Children's Room

Thu, Jul 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Word Search, Cross Words & Coloring Pages 10-11a.m. daily Monday through Friday.

Weekday Mornings at the Borough Park Children's Room

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

TechKnowledge

Participants will learn how to virtual bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes

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