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JUL
17

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Chess Workshop: Learn To Play Chess

Wed, Jul 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids chess workshop

Learn to play Chess for kids up to age 7.

Chess Workshop: Learn To Play Chess

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Wed, Jul 17   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Today's Program: Interactive...

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 17   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Come play with our extensive collection of LEGO, DUPLO, and other building toys, with materials suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Build with LEGO

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest 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

Chess Workshop: Chess Practice

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids chess workshop

Brush up and master your Chess skills. For ages 7 and up.

Chess Workshop: Chess Practice

JUL
18

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Thu, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts

Let your imagination run free. Create fun and easy projects. Ages 6 - 12 years old.

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Karaoke for Kids

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids karaoke kids tech time

Get ready to sing your heart out--practice up on your favorites and come blow us away!

Karaoke for Kids

GetCoveredNYC

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults health and wellness social services

GetCoveredNYC is NYC's official health insurance outreach and enrollment program. Meet with a GetCoveredNYC representative to receive free health insurance enrollment assistance.

GetCoveredNYC

Dungeons and Dragons

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens game on!

The role-playing adventure continues. The campaign advances.

Join us for a Dungeons and Dragons session and play through the story quests provided by our Dungeon Master.

Bring your imagination.

Materials and dice will be...

Dungeons and Dragons

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 18   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 18   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Practice speaking and listening to English.  This group meets on the second floor. No registration required.

English Conversation Group

JUL
19

StoryPlay

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years city for corduroy preschool storytime

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 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

Featured Event
StoryPlay

Playtime

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with toys on colorful mats and listen to some cool preschool music!

Playtime

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Jul 19   12:15 pm to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Fri, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults support groups

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids game on!

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Jenga, Monopoly and many more.

Game On! Board Games

Paper Circuits

Fri, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids library lab stem & steam

Learn about circuitry and make a cool craft.

Paper Circuits

JUL
20

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years 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 and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

JUL
22

Toy Time

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years kids explore

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Babies & Books

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Library Lab:

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids kids explore

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 activities that will spark curiosity through...

Library Lab:

Movies @ the Library: On the Basis of Sex

Mon, Jul 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults movies movies at the library

(Drama) 120 Minutes nspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking...

Movies @ the Library:  On the Basis of Sex

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 22   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids chess workshop

Play chess with your friends. There is no instructor in the summer months, so this program is a bit less formal, but we still encourage everyone to play!

Chess Club

Reading Coach

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help summer reading

Need help with your summer homework? Want to practice your reading skills or share a story? Reading Coach Wendy will be here on a first come, first served basis to help out.

Reading Coach

JUL
23

Toy Time

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years kids explore

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading toddler time

Story time for toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Come and enjoy books, finger plays, songs and toy time. 

Toddler Time

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Jul 23   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

Game On! Board Games

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids game on!

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Jenga, Monopoly and many more.

Game On! Board Games

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults english conversation group esol

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

English Conversation Group

JUL
24

Toy Time

Wed, Jul 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years kids explore

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 24   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 24   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Highlawn Library

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

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

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free summer meals! Bag lunches for anyone 0-18 years old. Must be eaten on site. Participation requires no ID, registration, or documentation.
 

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Movies @ the Library: Family Movies

Wed, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages family movie

Enjoy your favorite movies with family and friends.

Movies @ the Library: Family Movies

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Wed, Jul 24   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Today's Program: Making...

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Come play with our extensive collection of LEGO, DUPLO, and other building toys, with materials suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Build with LEGO

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