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JUL
18

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

Chess Club

Fri, Jul 19   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

Little Scientists

Fri, Jul 19   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam summer reading

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

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...

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StoryPlay

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

Free Summer Meals

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

Kids free summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Game On!

Fri, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! summer reading table-top & board games

Play board games and card games with friends (while making new ones) at the Midwood Library.

Ages 6 and up.

Game On!

Paper Circuits

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

Kids library lab stem & steam techknowledge

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!

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
21

Chess Club

Sun, Jul 21   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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

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!

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

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 22   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

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Midwood Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Join us to create fun crafts using everyday materials. No registration necessary.

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Story Play

Mon, Jul 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play summer reading

Enjoy songs, stories, and play time. Tickets will be distributed at the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0 to 5 years.

Story Play

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

Free Summer Meals

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

Kids free summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Game On!

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! summer reading table-top & board games

Play board games and card games with friends (while making new ones) at the Midwood Library.

Ages 6 and up.

Game On!

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

Gaming

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens techknowledge teen time video games

Join us this July for gaming on Mondays & Fridays! Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board games and create using iPads.

Ages 10+

Gaming

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids 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 the while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

In today's session, Be...

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

Reading Coach

Mon, Jul 22   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school literacy

Sign up for a one-on-one session with a Reading Coach!

Attending more reading programs increases your child’s chance of improving their skills!

Select branches are also offering the Team Up To Read program. This is a free...

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

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 23   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, 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

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Jul 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Free Summer Meals

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

Kids free summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under. Must be eaten on site.

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!

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! summer reading table-top & board games

Play board games and card games with friends (while making new ones) at the Midwood Library.

Ages 6 and up.

Game On!

Adult Coloring

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

Adult Coloring

DIY Crafts

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens arts and crafts teen time

DIY Crafts – Join us this summer as we get creative with arts and crafts! If you think it! We can make it! A variety of materials will be provided for all projects which will be yours to take.

Ages 10+

DIY Crafts

Kids Create

Tue, Jul 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us at the Midwood Library for arts and crafts.

Ages 6 and up.

Kids Create

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

Chess Club

Wed, Jul 24   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, 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

Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play summer reading

Enjoy songs, stories, and play time. Tickets will be distributed at the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0 to 5 years.

Story Play

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

Free Summer Meals

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

Kids free summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Wed, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 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

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