E.g., Jun 23 2018
JUN
26

DIY FOR TEENS!

Tue, Jun 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

COME JOIN US FOR AN HOUR OF CREATIVE FUN, CREATING YOUR VERY OWN DIY PROJECTS!

SHARE YOUR COMPLETED PROJECT WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS,

HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

DIY FOR TEENS!

JUN
28

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jun 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Free Books! Free Books!

Come in and sign up for the reading club, Reading is Fundamental! Receive a free book by signing up for the club and receive another free book every three weeks.  A library card is required to join and its for...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jun 28   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Free Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

JUN
30

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JUL
5

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jul 5   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Free Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

JUL
6

Movies @ the Library

Fri, Jul 6   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

family movie Movies at the Library summer reading

Escape the heat and enjoy a movie with your friends! (ages 3 & up)

Movies @ the Library

JUL
7

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JUL
10

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading 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

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Jul 10   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

JUL
11

Radical Reptiles: Volunteers for Wildlife

Wed, Jul 11   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids Explore summer reading

Participants can learn all about what makes a reptile, a reptile! What special features and adaptations allow these incredible animals to survive in the wild? What reptile species call Long Island home? In this interactive program, educators will...

Radical Reptiles: Volunteers for Wildlife

Kids Create: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Wed, Jul 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Let's go green! We're ditching the paper and plastic for a reusable canvas. Decorate your own and use it all Summer long at the Library, Camp, Beach ... everywhere! 

Kids Create: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Knitting & Crocheting Class

Wed, Jul 11   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts

Join us to learn basic knitting and crocheting skills. Please bring your own needles and yarn.

Knitting & Crocheting Class

JUL
12

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Library Lab: Bubble Science

Thu, Jul 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lab stem & steam summer reading

Play and experiment with bubbles!

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free...

Library Lab: Bubble Science

JUL
14

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JUL
17

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading 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

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Jul 17   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Library Lanes

Tue, Jul 17   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

JUL
18

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

Let's Get Crafty!: Design Your Own Tote Bag

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

arts and crafts summer reading

Adults can personalize their own tote bag. Tote bag and art supplies will be provided.

Let's Get Crafty!: Design Your Own Tote Bag

JUL
19

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Library Lab: Astronomy

Thu, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lab stem & steam summer reading

Learn about the universe and make your own telescope!

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts...

Library Lab: Astronomy

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Thu, Jul 19   6:30 pm to 7:15 pm   Bedford Library

astronomy stem & steam summer reading Supported by Zipcar

Join us for evening sky gazing at Bedford Library. Use our telescope to look for craters on the moon and explore the sky! What will you see?

Great program for ages 3 - 103.

* This program is dependent upon the weather...

Featured Event
Look Up! Astronomy Night

JUL
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JUL
24

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading 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

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Library Lanes

Tue, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

JUL
25

Kids Create: Clothespin Butterflies

Wed, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

B is for Books, Beats, and Butterflies ! Make your own clothespin butterfly and check out our collection of insect books.

Kids Create: Clothespin Butterflies

JUL
26

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Library Lab: Sound Experiments

Thu, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lab stem & steam summer reading

How are sounds made? How do sounds travel? Join us for exciting experiments to discover the answers to these questions.

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their...

Library Lab: Sound Experiments

JUL
28

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JUL
31

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading 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

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Library Lanes

Tue, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

AUG
1

Kids Create: Rainsticks

Wed, Aug 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

A rainstick is a long tube-shaped instrument that makes a sound like rain falling when it is turned over and over. Join us to make your own version of this soothing sound-maker . 

Kids Create: Rainsticks

AUG
2

Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Library Lab: Matter Exploration

Thu, Aug 2   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lab stem & steam summer reading

Make mixtures and explore the properties of the three states of matter: liquid, solid, and gas.

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science,...

Library Lab: Matter Exploration

AUG
3

Movies @ the Library

Fri, Aug 3   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

family movie Movies at the Library summer reading

Escape the heat and enjoy a movie with your friends! (ages 3 & up)

Movies @ the Library

AUG
4

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Aug 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

AUG
7

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading 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

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Aug 7   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Library Lanes

Tue, Aug 7   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

AUG
8

Kids Create: Bookmarks

Wed, Aug 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Make your own customized bookmarks to take home!

Kids Create: Bookmarks

Knitting & Crocheting Class

Wed, Aug 8   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts

Join us to learn basic knitting and crocheting skills. Please bring your own needles and yarn.

Knitting & Crocheting Class

AUG
9

Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

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