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Toy Time

Mon, Aug 26   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

Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 26   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids literacy summer reading

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

Reading Coach

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

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

Babies & Books

Summer Tutoring

Mon, Aug 26   11:30 am to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids homework help summer reading

If you are in grades 2-5 we have a tutor who can help you with Math & ELA. Free!

Summer Tutoring

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   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, Aug 26   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

2020 Census Info tabling

Mon, Aug 26   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults 2020 census

Visit us for more informatoin about this important national initative.  For Chinese and English speakers.

 

2020 Census Info tabling

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts

Create easy and fun projects.

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 26   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids table-top & board games

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

Movies @ the Library: A Quiet Passion

Mon, Aug 26   2:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Drama) 126 Minutes The story of poet Emily Dickinson, whose genius, wit, intellectual independence, and pathos only came to be recognized after her death. Stars Cynthia Nixon. Rated Pg-13.

 

 

Movies @ the Library: A Quiet Passion

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Aug 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in English.

All are...

Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

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StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Aug 27   10:00 am to 10:45 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

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 27   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

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Aug 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years 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 11am

Mavis Beacon Typing

Tue, Aug 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids techknowledge

Teaches users the basic of typing

Mavis Beacon Typing

NYC Department of Social Services Information Table

Tue, Aug 27   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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 27   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, Aug 27   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

Circus Tales with Julie Pasqual

Tue, Aug 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids summer reading

The fantastic antics of Julie the Clown will keep you smiling. Julie encourages the entire audience to get involved, making this a delightful experience for everyone.

Circus Tales with Julie Pasqual

Game On! Board Games

Tue, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Jenga and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Aug 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults knitting and crocheting

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

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Shine and the Moonbeams

Tue, Aug 27   2:30 pm to 3:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids music summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Shine and the Moonbeams create a soulful musical extravaganza that captures the sweetness, uncertainty, and simplicity of youth.  Join us!

Shine and the Moonbeams

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Aug 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 27   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

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Toy Time

Wed, Aug 28   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

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Aug 28   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults knitting and crocheting

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 28   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, Aug 28   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, Aug 28   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

Chair yoga

Wed, Aug 28   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair yoga

Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

Wed, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids table-top & board games

Chess for children up to age 7!!! Checkmate!!!

Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Wed, Aug 28   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, Aug 28   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

Greeting Cards: Grandparents Day!

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids techknowledge

Would you like to share how much you care? Create a greeting card for Grandparents Day!

Ages 7+

Greeting Cards: Grandparents Day!

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Aug 29   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. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids 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, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids 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

Homecrest Talent Show

Thu, Aug 29   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids techknowledge

Calling All kids

Ages 7-12

Come and have fun showcasing your amazing talents!

Sing, Dance, play an instrument & more

Homecrest Talent Show

Dungeons and Dragons

Thu, Aug 29   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, Aug 29   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 29   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

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Toy Time

Fri, Aug 30   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

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Aug 30   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years summer reading

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

Build with DUPLO

Writing to Improve Your English

Fri, Aug 30   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol writing workshop

Learn to express yourself on paper

You may be the next

Shakespeare

Writing to Improve Your English

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 30   12:15 pm to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids 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 Tutoring

Fri, Aug 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids homework help literacy summer reading

Summer Tutors will be available to assist children one-on-one and in small groups with assignments in Math  and English Language Arts providing direction, clarity, and understanding. They may also be able to provide...

Free Summer Tutoring

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 30   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids 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, Aug 30   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

Playtime

Fri, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

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

Playtime

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Jenga and Monoploy.

Game On! Board Games

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