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MetroHealthPlus Information Sessions

Sat, Sep 24   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Civic Commons Partner Office

Adults community partner health and wellness Healthy Communities

Saturdays, September 24th – October 29th, 10am to 3pm Civic Commons Community Partner Room (adjacent to IDNYC)

Uncertain of what coverage you qualify for based on your income, no income, or Immigration Status? MetroPlus is here to assist in...

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MetroHealthPlus Information Sessions

Friends of Clinton Hill Library Craft Fair Vendor Application

Sat, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults BPL Outdoors arts and crafts Friends of the Library

The Friends of Clinton Hill Library will co-sponsor an outdoor Local Artisans Craft Fair on Saturday, October 22nd, 2022 from 11 am – 4 pm (rain date 11/5/22):

Vendor applications (see page 2 for form) and rules of conduct will...

Friends of Clinton Hill Library Craft Fair Vendor Application

Clinton Hill Library #PlantWildFlowers Bioblitz

Sat, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults BPL Outdoors all ages Events for Youth and Family gardening

What is a BioBlitz?

A BioBlitz is the opportunity to observe and record the pollinators in your neighborhood. This observation makes you more aware of the many varieties of pollinator life even in an urban neighborhood.

When is...

Clinton Hill Library #PlantWildFlowers Bioblitz

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime

Join us for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Outdoor Saturday Storytime at Cortelyou Library

Sat, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for a fun storytime out on the plaza, weather permitting! Enjoy songs, rhymes and read-alouds with your little ones.   

Outdoor Saturday Storytime at Cortelyou Library

ServSafe Food Handler Certification Class Registration

Sat, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults career Community Cooking adult learning Healthy Communities

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at BPL Adult Learning

ServSafe food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation,...

ServSafe Food Handler Certification Class Registration

Rooftop Yoga with New Love City

Sat, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint, Demonstration Garden

Adults BPL Outdoors yoga and meditation

Join us for open level community yoga in our rooftop garden! This series will be led in partnership with Greenpoint-based studio, New Love City.

Saturdays at 10:30 am          
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Rooftop Yoga with New Love City

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

Please Join Us for Saturday Storytime in the Childrens Reading Area

Saturday Storytime

Family Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library, Craft Room

Kids storytime

Hello Friends!

Join us for stories and songs!

Family Storytime

Saturday Story Time for all ages

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Songs, fingerplays, and books for our weekend youngsters and their families!

Relaxed Saturday storytime for children of all ages (but geared towards ages 0 to 5 and their caregivers)

 

Saturday Story Time for all ages

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Macon, The Fireplace

Kids saturday storytime storytime summer reading

All ages storytime. Join the Macon Children's Librarian to share rhymes, songs, and books!

Saturday Storytime

Open Playroom

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids first five years kids create

Pop by our children's area this Saturday to play with toys, build towering Lego structures, or create your next artistic masterpiece!

Open Playroom

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults citizenship Immigrant Services Virtual Programming

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.  Study all topics on the naturalization civics test and practice for the interview. 

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Saturday Matinee!

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

Family-friendly movie at the McKinley Park Library!

Lightyear

2022 ‧ Adventure/Family ‧ 1h 45m   Rated: PG
Saturday Matinee!

Movies @ the Library Pinocchio

Sat, Sep 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Come join us and enjoy the Disney remake of the great Pinocchio.

In an Italian village, the wooden puppet Pinocchio is brought to life by the Blue Fairy and seeks the life of adventure while striving to be a real boy. Pinocchio's life is...

Movies @ the Library Pinocchio

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 2

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

JOIN CONEY ISLAND FOR STORIES, RHYMES AND MUSIC.

Saturday Storytime

Mindfulness Meditation with Phyllis Trout

Sat, Sep 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” - Victor Frankl

Mindfulness is a simple, challenging and life changing...

Mindfulness Meditation with Phyllis Trout

Resume Help

Sat, Sep 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

One to One Resume assistance -includes feedback and suggestions regarding formatting and content, skills and qualifications you may wish to highlight, and keyword choices to best spotlight your ability to do the job you are seeking.

No...

Resume Help

East New York Reads Homework Help

Sat, Sep 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering in-person homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students at Arlington Library. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome. 

East New York Reads Homework Help

Live Jazz with LA Blacksmith

Sat, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults BPL Outdoors live music music

LA Blacksmith is a dynamic, charismatic performer with a special brand of electrifying Funk, Jazz & Soul. Come to the library to enjoy this free live show for all ages – outdoors if the weather is good, indoors if it is raining. 

Live Jazz with LA Blacksmith

Audio Mixing and Mastering

Sat, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults music podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This class will cover basic techniques for mixing and mastering your music/audio recording. Topics include:

What audio mixing is and why it's important Processors used for mixing Leveling Creating the desired sound and feel Mixing as...
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Audio Mixing and Mastering

Poli-Ed Series: Intro to Government 101

Sat, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard, Garden

Adults Civic Engagement

With Special Guest - Cartoonist Sofia Warren

What it is:

An in depth breakdown & conversation  around levels of Government  and it's role. Become a larger staje-holder in your community and learn how legislators can...
Poli-Ed Series: Intro to Government 101

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy 7th Birthday Celebration!

Sat, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Bridge Conservancy

Kids environment kids explore saturday storytime storytime

Join BPL and Brooklyn Bridge Conservancy for some special birthday festivities and outdoor activities, in addition to exploring our unique educational exhibits and animals inside the Environmental Education Center.

Storytime will be...

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy 7th Birthday Celebration!

Narcotics Anonymous

Sat, Sep 24   1:15 pm to 4:45 pm   Stone Avenue, Meeting Room

Adults community partner Healthy Communities

Narcotics Anonymous was established in response to the success of Alcoholics Anonymous. NA is support group for those attempting to recover from drugs other than just alcohol.

Narcotics Anonymous

Saturday Storytime Cancelled

Sat, Sep 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts early literacy kids create kids explore

Join us every Saturday from 1:30-2:30PM for an-all ages Storytime and Craft! 

We will be singing songs, learning rhymes and reading books together. The program will be followed by a craft. 

No registration required...

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids parents and caregivers saturday storytime storytime

Join us every Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock for  Story Time! 

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids Events for Youth and Family first five years storytime

Spend a Saturday afternoon sharing books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplay based around elemnetary themes such as seasons, friendship, shapes, bears, and bugs!

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Bibliobandido Bites Bushwick!

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids kids create

Bibliobandido – the story eater – is coming to Brooklyn and is hungry! We need your help to feed this ravenous book bandit. (ages 4 – 9) 

¡Bibliobandido, el devorador de historias, viene a Brooklyn y tiene hambre! Necesitamos tu...

Bibliobandido Bites Bushwick!

Health and Wellness: Yoga

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities yoga and meditation

  Are you looking for a way to de-stress in these challenging times? Join us on Saturday's for an afternoon of relaxation and rejuvenation while practicing Yoga. Yoga has origins dating back over 5,000 years in India and yields...
Health and Wellness: Yoga

Kids Tech Time

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Rugby, Meeting Room

Kids kids tech time video games

Gaming fun at Rugby Library. Play Xbox & Nintendo Switch. 

Masks

For the health and safety of our staff and patrons, masks are encouraged inside BPL locations.
Kids Tech Time

Music for Autism Presents: Virtual Concert with Invoke

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids autism ADHD developmental disabilities Inclusive Services

Music for Autism Presents: Virtual Concert with Invoke

Saturday, September 24

2 pm

A YouTube Live Event

Music for Autism favorites, Invoke defy all genre! The multi-instrumental band encompasses traditions from...

Music for Autism Presents: Virtual Concert with Invoke

Family Saturday Movies: Pokemon

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Kids family movie

Join us for our Family Saturday Movies, this month the theme is Pokemon.

 

Family Saturday Movies: Pokemon

Teen Time: Matinee at Brooklyn Heights!

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults family movie movies movies at the library teen time

WE'RE GOING TO NEED A BIGGER BOAT! 

Join us in the Multipurpose Room for an afternoon screening where we will scream, cringe, and play movie-related Bingo! 

Teen Time:  Matinee at Brooklyn Heights!

Family Lit-Flix: "The Fantastic Mr. Fox"

Sat, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

For out new Family Lit-Flix series, Gerritsen Beach Library will be showing movie adaptations of books that the whole family can enjoy on Saturday afternoons at 2:00 PM, and we will have copies of the book the movie is based on at the front desk...

Family Lit-Flix: "The Fantastic Mr. Fox"

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Kids grab and go kits storytime

Join the Highlawn Library for the return of Saturday Storytime; hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. We'll also be handing out grab-and-go kits for this week's special storytime craft. All ages welcome! 

Please note that...

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime storytime toddler time

Join us in person for stories, songs, rhymes, and movement activities for children ages 0-5 years.  Attendance is limited to 15 people.

Saturday Storytime

Weekend Crafting: Foil Embossing

Sat, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Adults arts and crafts

Join us for a weekend crafting session for adults!

Stop by for an hour of DIY foil embossing. Using cardboard, tinfoil, hot glue, and sharpies, you can create a work of art that gleams and glitters like stained glass and feels far...

Weekend Crafting: Foil Embossing

CBH Talk: The Battle for the Right to Read What You Want

Sat, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Center for Brooklyn History

Adults Center for Brooklyn History conversations BPL Presents banned books

Last month Summer Boismier, a high school English teacher in Norman, Oklahoma, lost her job when she provided students with the QR Code to Brooklyn Public Library’s “Books Unbanned” initiative, which gives out-of-state teens access to the Library...

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CBH Talk: The Battle for the Right to Read What You Want

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Chess Club

Sun, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Chess Workshop

The Chess Club has resumed at the Midwood Library!  Play chess and have fun!

Chess Club

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids storytime summer reading

Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and play with Ms. Shane!

All ages welcome! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Masks required.

Sunday Story Time

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Be Heard! Teen Vision Survey

Mon, Sep 26   8:45 am to 10:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens & Young Adults book club everyone is welcome here Friends of the Library homework help

 BE HEARD! Take the Teen Vision Survey

August 1 – Sept 30, 2022

Ever wish the library had a certain book that you wanted?

Do you wish we had more activities that interest YOU?

Would you like more online events...

Register
Be Heard! Teen Vision Survey

Friends of Clinton Hill Library Craft Fair Vendor Application

Mon, Sep 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults BPL Outdoors arts and crafts Friends of the Library

The Friends of Clinton Hill Library will co-sponsor an outdoor Local Artisans Craft Fair on Saturday, October 22nd, 2022 from 11 am – 4 pm (rain date 11/5/22):

Vendor applications (see page 2 for form) and rules of conduct will...

Friends of Clinton Hill Library Craft Fair Vendor Application

Clinton Hill Library #PlantWildFlowers Bioblitz

Mon, Sep 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults BPL Outdoors all ages Events for Youth and Family gardening

What is a BioBlitz?

A BioBlitz is the opportunity to observe and record the pollinators in your neighborhood. This observation makes you more aware of the many varieties of pollinator life even in an urban neighborhood.

When is...

Clinton Hill Library #PlantWildFlowers Bioblitz

Choo Choo Train Time!

Mon, Sep 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Choo Choo! Join us in-person for our popular Train Time with Thomas on Monday mornings. You can have fun building a railroad and then driving our Thomas trains around the tracks!

Choo Choo Train Time!

Free Notary Services

Mon, Sep 26   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Dekalb, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

 Ms Hunter is back with Storytime!!!!! Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers. I can't wait to see you in person. 

*mask requirement is required for all ages 

Babies & Books

Storytime in the Garden

Mon, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

Join us in our Library Garden for fastive Storytime to hear stories, sing songs and rhymes, and enkoy your friends company. 

All ages welcome!

 

 

Storytime in the Garden

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler Time programs on...

Register
Babies & Books

Babies and Books

Mon, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Join us for stories and song...

Babies and Books

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