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StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Sep 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first 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 10am

ESOL Class

Tue, Sep 17   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, please visit: http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 17   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

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

Toddler Time

StoryPlay

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

NYC Department of Social Services Information Table

Tue, Sep 17   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults benefit assistance everyone is welcome here social services

Come in with any questions you have about the many social services offered by the city. In the lobby. No registration required.

NYC Department of Social Services Information Table

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Sep 17   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, Sep 17   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

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

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-12 months old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours...

Register
Babies & Books

Build with LEGO

Tue, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school build with lego stem & steam

Get creative with LEGO blocks while making new friends at the Midwood library.

Ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids table-top & board games

Play with your friends and get your skills in working order. Our chess teacher, Juan Tico, returns in October.

Chess Club

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach Presents Stephanie Laterza

Tue, Sep 17   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults creative writing poetry

This month’s poet is Stephanie Laterza.

Stephanie Laterza is the author of poetry chapbook, The Psyche Trials, (Finishing Line Press, 2019) and a 2018 SU-CASA award recipient from the Brooklyn...

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach Presents Stephanie Laterza

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Toy Time

Wed, Sep 18   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

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

ESOL Class

Wed, Sep 18   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, visit http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Chess Club

Wed, Sep 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Ask A Tech

Wed, Sep 18   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, Sep 18   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

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

Health Insurance Enrollment Information Table

Wed, Sep 18   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults health and wellness

A representative from Yeled V'Yalda will be available to provide heath insurance enrollment assistance.

Health Insurance Enrollment Information Table

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 18   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

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

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-12 months old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours...

Babies & Books

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Wed, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults writing workshop

WRITE and RECITE - a weekly workshop for adults. Write and read your work to the group in a creative, supportive environment.

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

One On One Technology Training

Wed, Sep 18   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technology Training

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 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, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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

MakerBot DIY: Resin Jewelry

Wed, Sep 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids diy kids create kids tech time techknowledge

Preserve your favorite things in wearable resin form. Registration is required for this program. One registration per person.

MakerBot DIY: Resin Jewelry

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Chess Club

Thu, Sep 19   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

ToddlerTime

Thu, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old.

Register
ToddlerTime

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Join us for playtime at the Midwood Library, and explore a variety of toys while making new friends.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Book Discussion

Thu, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

What Was Your Favorite Summer Read?

There is no scheduled title. Come in and tell us about your favorite books of the Summer (or of any time).

Book Discussion

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, Sep 19   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

2nd floor Community Room

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Kids Create

Thu, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts and crafts. Younger children MUST be accompanied by a participant adult. 

Kids Create

Dungeons and Dragons

Thu, Sep 19   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

Library Popup Office: Council Member Justin Brannan

Thu, Sep 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults community partner legal resources

Bring your questions and concerns to your local city council member. Council Member Justin Brannan of the 43rd Council District will address your questions, concerns and connect you to city services and agencies...

Library Popup Office: Council Member Justin Brannan

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

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Chess Club

Fri, Sep 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 20   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

StoryPlay

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years build with lego first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come listen to preschool music and play with fun toys!

playtime

Toddler Time

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically for ages 12-24 months.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in advance of the start of the program. Only one...

Toddler Time

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Sep 20   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

English Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

2nd floor Community Room

English Conversation Group

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U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Sat, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults citizenship everyone is welcome here

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen we can help!  Join our free exam preparation group.  No registration or I.D. required.  For more information call 718-230-2406 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime story play

An all ages storytime for families and friends. Add a little reading and play to your Saturday morning. No tickets required. 

Saturday Storytime

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   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

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Chess Club

Sun, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

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Toy Time

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

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

ESOL Class

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, visit http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Chess Club

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

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