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NYC Livecode Meetup

Sun, Aug 14   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults computer programming techknowledge

LiveCode.NYC is a New York City-based collective that gathers to discuss, promote, and explore real-time programming. Our meetups are open to all. Come with works in progress to show, with ideas to bounce around, or just with your own curiosity...

NYC Livecode Meetup

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Aug 14   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, Aug 15   8:45 am to 10:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens & Young Adults book club everyone is welcome here homework help library advocacy

 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...

Be Heard! Teen Vision Survey

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Mon, Aug 15   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Kids - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this year's summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags ...

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Grab & Go Craft: Origami Swan

Mon, Aug 15   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create summer reading

Stop by Kensington Library and pick up our latest Grab & Go craft: Origami Swan.

(Supplies Limited)

Grab & Go Craft: Origami Swan

Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Mon, Aug 15   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Teens - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this years summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags to...

Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Grab & Go Craft Kit: Rainstick of your own

Mon, Aug 15   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids bpl 125 grab and go kits kids create kids explore

Who invented it? The rainstick is believed to have been invented by the Mapuche, the largest indigenous groups in Chile and was played in the belief it could bring  rainstorms. The same idea of rainstick bringing rain is present in...

Grab & Go Craft Kit:  Rainstick of your own

Free Notary Services

Mon, Aug 15   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, Aug 15   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

Outdoor Storytime

Mon, Aug 15   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors storytime summer reading

Join us for an outdoor storytime in the Youth Wing garden space. 

Outdoor Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 15   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

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...

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Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 15   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Join us for stories and songs outside on the grass...  weather permitting...

Babies & Books

Storytime in the Garden

Mon, Aug 15   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, Aug 15   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years music storytime

Join us for enjoyable stories, play and music.

Babies & Books

Summer Reading Closing Celebration: Parallel Exit

Mon, Aug 15   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids magic show summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Help us close out summer reading with a party! We will have giveaways and a performance by Parallel Exit to celebrate as we wind down summer reading and continue to celebrate BPL's 125th birthday.

Parallel Exit is a vaudeville show...

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Summer Reading Closing Celebration: Parallel Exit

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Limited space (16 individuals only)

Masks are mandatory for everyone, age 2 and up, entering the program room....

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway

Storytime at Washington Irving

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills!

Capacity is 30 people. Registration is not required.

This program is inside the community...

Storytime at Washington Irving

Storytime on Monday and Saturday Mornings

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Kids saturday storytime storytime

Back by popular demand, Saturday Morning Storytime is now also held on Monday mornings! We invite kids and parents to start your week and your weekend with us!

Hear your favorite authors, characters, folk tales, songs, and rhymes read...

Storytime on Monday and Saturday Mornings

Robot Mouse & Robot Turtle

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids computer basics summer reading

Coding for the younger set. Robot mouse is fun while seeing the right commands gets the mouse to the cheese.

Robot turtle is a basic card game to simulate a computer experience.

Robot Mouse & Robot Turtle

Robot Mouse & Robot Turtle

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids computer basics summer reading

Coding for the younger set. Robot mouse is fun while seeing the right commands gets the mouse to the cheese.

Robot turtle is a basic card game to simulate a computer experience.

Robot Mouse & Robot Turtle

Seated Exercises for Seniors

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Older Adults dance fitness and classes everyone is welcome here

 Strengthen arms and legs and get fit while you sit. Make new friends.

Featured Event
Seated Exercises for Seniors

Destressing Hour: Coloring and Games

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages arts and crafts DIY table-top & board games

Please join us for an hour each day throughout the week for relaxing activities, mindful DIY, board games, coloring, painting and much more! For all ages. 

This is an in-person program. No registration required. 

Destressing Hour: Coloring and Games

Microsoft Excel Basics

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer programming 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.

The topics covered in...

Microsoft Excel Basics

Creating Content Your Customers Value | NYC SBS

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Many businesses think that marketing only means advertising. As effective entrepreneurs know, however, customers are more interested and loyal to businesses whose marketing content provides value.

This course will provide you with the...

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Creating Content Your Customers Value | NYC SBS

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Aug 15   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults career 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 Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 15   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

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...

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Babies & Books

Fabric Arts Club: Crocheting, Knitting and Sewing & Embroidery

Mon, Aug 15   11:30 am to 12:45 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults adult learning all ages arts and crafts fiber arts

Everyone is invited!  Join us at the Mapleton Library for a weekly summer fabric arts workshops. 

Every Monday from 11:30 - 12:45 pm this summer, we will be there to assist you as you learn:

How to sew...
Fabric Arts Club: Crocheting, Knitting and Sewing & Embroidery

Storytime on Monday and Saturday Mornings (Chinese)

Mon, Aug 15   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Kids saturday storytime storytime

Back by popular demand, Saturday Morning Storytime is now also held on Monday mornings! We invite kids and parents to start your week and your weekend with us!

Hear your favorite authors, characters, folk tales, songs, and rhymes read...

Storytime on Monday and Saturday Mornings (Chinese)

Blood Pressure Screening

Mon, Aug 15   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities summer reading

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Monday from 12 pm to 1 pm. The taking...

Blood Pressure Screening

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids free summer meals

Free Summer Meals 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Kids free summer meals summer meals summer reading

Free Summer Meals are available throughout New York City to anyone ages 18 years old and under. Designated public schools, community pool centers, parks, and food trucks will be open for service. No registration, documentation, or ID is...

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids free summer meals summer meals summer reading

Free Summer Meals are available throughout New York City to anyone ages 18 years old and under. Designated public schools, community pool centers, parks, and food trucks will be open for service. No registration, documentation, or ID is...

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Kids free summer meals

Free NYC summer meals from Monday to Friday.

Available to anyone ages 18 years old and under. No registration, documentation, or ID is necessary. 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de verano gratis

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free lunches offered Monday through Friday in the library for kids and teens. Available to anyone ages 18 years old and under. No registration, documentation, or ID is necessary. 

Se ofrecen almuerzos gratuitos de lunes a...

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de verano gratis

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots, Auditorium

Kids free summer meals health and wellness Healthy Communities summer meals

Se ofrecen almuerzos gratuitos de lunes a viernes en la biblioteca para niños y adolescentes. Disponible para cualquier persona de 18 años o menos. No es necesario registra, documentación o identificación. 

Free Summer Meals are...

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Free Summer Meals Cancelled

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Please join us in having lunch at the library, that are free every  Monday- Friday. We hope your child will take advantage of this wonderful opportunity and come enjoy a healthy meal with us. For children that are 18 and...

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids free summer meals health and wellness Healthy Communities summer meals

Gerritsen Beach is pleased to partner with the city to provide free summer meals for youth aged 18 yrs and younger. Please stop by for a grab and go lunch from 1-2pm Monday-Friday.

Free Summer Meals

Board games for kids

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids game on summer reading table-top & board games

Socialize or compete with your friends or make new friends at the library. Various hosts and a wide selection of games.

Fun for all.

Board games for kids

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids free summer meals health and wellness

All children, ages 18 and under, can enjoy free lunch throughout the summer.  Lunches are served from 1:00PM to 2:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Kids free summer meals health and wellness Healthy Communities summer meals

Se ofrecen almuerzos gratuitos de lunes a viernes en la biblioteca para niños y adolescentes. Disponible para cualquier persona de 18 años o menos. No es necesario registra, documentación o identificación. 

Free Summer Meals are...

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals health and wellness Healthy Communities summer meals

Se ofrecen almuerzos gratuitos de lunes a viernes en la biblioteca para niños y adolescentes. Disponible para cualquier persona de 18 años o menos. No es necesario registra, documentación o identificación. 

Free Summer Meals are...

Free Summer Meals/Comidas de Verano Gratis

Destressing Hour: Coloring and Games

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages arts and crafts DIY table-top & board games

Please join us for an hour each day throughout the week for relaxing activities, mindful DIY, board games, coloring, painting and much more! For all ages. 

This is an in-person program. No registration required. 

Destressing Hour: Coloring and Games

Board Games Meet-Up!

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Kids kids create table-top & board games

Are you interested in improving your brain power, boosting your language skills, reducing stress, making new personal connections, and enjoying some healthy competition?

These are all proven benefits of board games! 

Join us...

Board Games Meet-Up!

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids free summer meals

Free Summer Meals 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals summer reading

Free Summer Meals are available throughout New York City to anyone ages 18 years old and under.  Designated public libraries (including the Canarsie Branch Library), schools, community pool centers, parks, and food trucks will be open...

Free Summer Meals

Movie Time

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids family movie film movies movies at the library

Join us to watch a fun family film!

Movie Time

Movie Mondays

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Stone Avenue, Meeting Room

Kids family movie movies at the library summer meals summer reading

Join us for a movie every Monday for the summer!  

What’s playing? 

July 11th: Frozen 2 

July 18th: Space Jams (with Kobe!) 

July 25th: The Incredibles 2 

August 7th: Moana...

Movie Mondays

Knitting & Crocheting

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Adults knitting and crocheting

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting & Crocheting

Knitting & Crocheting

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Adults knitting and crocheting summer reading

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

For Adults

Knitting & Crocheting

Monday Matinee

Mon, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Older Adults movies at the library

Join us at the Clinton Hill branch this August for Monday Matinees!

August 1st, 8th, 15th and 22th from 1pm to 3:30pm.

 

August 1st - Judas and the Black Messiah (2021, Rated R)

August 8th- A...

Monday Matinee

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