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Preschool Storytime with RIF

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime

Preschool Storytime for ages 3 to 5 years with RIF book distribution. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Preschool Storytime with RIF

Tai Chi

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Adults

Join us for some light exercise and find your center in our weekly Tai Chi Class.

Tai Chi

Toddler Time

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway, Children's Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Creative Writing

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Drag Queen Story Hour

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years drag queen story hour preschool story play storytime

What do drag queens and children have in common?  They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy!  Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous,...

Drag Queen Story Hour

Family Open Play

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Toddler Time

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. (18-36 months)

Toddler Time

Next Chapter Book Club

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book club everyone is welcome here

Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities...

Next Chapter Book Club

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. Little Hands Craft Time means more fun and more crafts. Join us to sing and learn about the Letter People.

For children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years old and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Hand Made Crafts with Olga and Tamara

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Adults arts and crafts

Join the Church Avenue AHRC's Oleg and Tamara for arts and crafts!

 

Hand Made Crafts with Olga and Tamara

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Computer Basics Pt. 1

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

Older Adults techknowledge

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 the...

Computer Basics Pt. 1

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Get ready for a serious jam session that will get everyone up and dancing! Jam with Jamie and Friends come armed with guitar and bubbles, ready to jam out to traditional children's songs, rock n' roll oldies, and today's hits.

 ...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Introduction to Internet

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Spectrum Learning Lab

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  covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

Toddler Time

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway, Children's Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Story Play

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy story play storytime

Kids age 0-5 years and their caregivers can join us for books, songs, ryhmes and play! 

 

*Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program*

Story Play

Powerpoint Intermediate Part 3

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

New to Powerpoint or just looking to advance your skills? this is the class for you. Stop in ask questions, get answers, its never too late to learn Powerpoint. Learn all you need to know to enhance your presentations skills.

Powerpoint Intermediate Part 3

Story Play with RIF

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Ask a Tech

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Patrons need assistance with using and configuring personal electronic devices are invited to attend.

Ask a Tech

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years story play

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga 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...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Current Events

Tue, May 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning environment support groups

Come to our Current Events workshop to discuss what's happening in the Sunset Park community and in the world.

Current Events

Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Tue, May 21   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Adults book club book discussion

Join us at the Mill Basin Library to discuss Where the Crawdads Sing, by Delia Owens.

In this New York Times bestselling novel, Kya Clark, who has survived alone for years in a marsh near the North Carolina coast, becomes...

Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Babies & Books

Tue, May 21   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

 

Ages 0-18 months...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, May 21   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, May 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Cancelled
Introduction to American Sign Language

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, May 21   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Email Basics

Tue, May 21   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have questions on how to create an email account, learn about the different email providers and to compose an email? Or maybe you have questions on how to attach a file to an email. Learn how to connect with the world through email by...

Email Basics

Positive Aging. Exercise for Seniors

Tue, May 21   12:30 pm to 1:15 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults health and wellness

Join your peers and exercise to benefit your health. The program is done courtesy of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Exercise for Seniors

Computer Basics

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

Mahjong

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Adults table-top & board games

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Please join us!

Mahjong

Read and Play

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

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

Read and Play

Babies & Books

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books story play storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies & Books

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Babies & Books

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton, Basement Auditorium

Adults adult learning

 

Discussion of certain community issues

Grey Sheeters Anonymous

Beginners Typing Class

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults computer basics techknowledge

Need to improve your typing accuracy or speed?

Ask a Tech to show you a number of resources that may help you improve your typing skill in this amazing Typing Lab.

Beginners Typing Class

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale friends of the library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Ask A Tech

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older 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

Health and Medical Information Online

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults health and wellness

Learn how research various diseases/illnesses along with Prescription drugs and their side effects

Health and Medical Information Online

Computer Basics

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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.

Computer Basics

Little Scientists

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam

Come and explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through stories, music, hands-on exploration, and play with your young child. This session will be run by special guest Emma Gordon.

Little Scientists

Read and Play

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

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

Read and Play

Feature Film: Avengers

Tue, May 21   1:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Borough Park Library, Basement Meeting Room

Adults film movies at the library

The Avengers assemble their power in order to fight their collective enemy, Thanos, before he can wreak havoc on the entire planet.

PG-13

Feature Film: Avengers

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 21   1:15 pm to 2:45 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

Computer Basics

Tue, May 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Marcy, Meeting Room

Adults techknowledge

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.

There are two parts to computers basics:

-Computer...

Computer Basics

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, May 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Knitting and crocheting in a fun, friendly group. Learn, teach, chat, or just knit! Please bring your own materials.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Babies & Books

Tue, May 21   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...

Babies & Books

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, May 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults microsoft office 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

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