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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 19   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 19   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults techknowledge

 

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.

Ask a Tech

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Chess Club

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution. 

Toddler Time

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Crochet Circle

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

 Come join our crochet circle. Learn new stitches and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Read and Play

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Coloring pages for children.

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

Crayons and paper are always available to kids and their parents.

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Chess anytime

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults everyone is welcome here

We have chess sets available. Bring a friend, and play a while.

 

Chess anytime

Living with Wildlife

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids green series

In this program you will meet some of the reptiles, mammals & birds that call Long Island home. Learn about their unique adaptations and explore their role in our local ecosystem. Get the inside scoop on why these animals came to our Wildlife...

Living with Wildlife

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

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 K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Computer Basics part II

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge

 

Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Computer Basics part II

English Tools and More

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Teen Tech Time - Virtual Reality

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Teens techknowledge

 Do you want to explore new and old games?  Make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time - Virtual Reality

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 19   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Get one on one help with:

Microsoft programs Email Or help with your own device (Laptop, IPad) Resume Writing  
Ask a Tech

Adult Game Time

Wed, Sep 19   1:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Anyone interested in games is welcome to participate in our adult game time. We have Playing Cards, Chess, Checkers, Sushi Go, Jenga, Clue, Scrabble, Clue, Uno, Tsuro, Scattergories, and more!

Come play games and meet some friends. Game...

Adult Game Time

Cinema: Personal Shopper

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a...

Cinema: Personal Shopper

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime story play spanish spanish storytime

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Microsoft Excel Basics II: Working With Charts and Tables

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel Basics II:  Working With Charts and Tables

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids

Free Book When You Join

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older Adults

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

Cancelled
ESOL Conversation Group

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Featured Event
Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Introduction to Internet

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults 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.

Introduction to Internet

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

Computer Basics Workshop for Adults, four sessions

Join us for this introduction to using computers

Gain basic computer skills

Create and edit a document in Microsoft Word

Acquire skills using the internet

...

Computer Basics

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

No registration required.

 

Cancelled
English Conversation Group

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids movies movies at the library

Kids and families are invited to watch a free family movie at the library. The movie we are showing is TBD.

Movies @ the Library

Ask A Tech

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

 

We provide help with:

...

Ask A Tech

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

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)

Crochet Circle

Wed, Sep 19   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Sep 19   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Sep 19   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Story Play

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn how to use mobile devices to make compelling short-form videos. We will discuss storyboard frame composition, audio and lightning, as well as exploring iMovie.

Register
Make a Movie on Your Phone

Video Production in the Field

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults bric

This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment.

This course has 3 mandatory...

Register
Video Production in the Field

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens techknowledge

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

Teen Tech Time

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