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DEC
15

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Dec 15   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Meditation Class: De-stress for the Holidays

Sat, Dec 15   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults health and wellness holiday

The holidays bring our family together, but also many grudges, unresolved disagreements and bottled up opinions. So on the table we not only have a feast of delicacies and gourmet extravaganza but often heads that turn away instead of loving eyes...

Meditation Class: De-stress for the Holidays

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

DEC
17

Microsoft Word

Mon, Dec 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

Looking for a Microsoft Word course for beginners to experts? Then this course has something for everyone, covering beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons in Word.

Highlights:    - Create, save and share documents...
Microsoft Word

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Dec 17   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Mon, Dec 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Game On!: Chess

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids

Are YOU a CHESS MASTER?

Come In and Find Out and Learn How to be One @ your local Library

Game On!: Chess

Game On!

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

Chess Club

Mon, Dec 17   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn to play chess with an experienced instructor. For players ages 5 and up.

Chess Club

DEC
18

Toddler Time

Tue, Dec 18   10:30 am to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

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

Toddler Time

Story Play

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Little Scientists

Tue, Dec 18   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam

Come and explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through stories, music, hands-on exploration, and play with your young child.

Little Scientists

DIY: Filmmaking for Teens

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Teens diy film movies

Learn about the basics of stop-motion filmmaking!

DIY: Filmmaking for Teens

Library Lab:

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids diy

Join us for a fun filled hour of exploring science

Library Lab:

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wii Bowling

Tue, Dec 18   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

Come learn, show off your skills and/or help others get better in a good fun filled game of Wii Bowling.

Wii Bowling

DEC
19

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Wed, Dec 19   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program available from 10am to 5pm Call 311 to make an appointment.

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Dec 19   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

TechAssist!

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

If you're new to technology, not familiar with a particular technology device or a program or an app. Come get help!

TechAssist!

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddlers and parents or caregivers enjoy stories, songs and toys to promote pre-school skills in a fun, enjoyable way!

 

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Dec 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids family movie film movies movies at the library

Join us to watch a family movie!

Movies @ the Library

DEC
20

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Dec 20   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Dec 20   5:45 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

Book Discussion: Parable of the Sower

Thu, Dec 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join Flatbush Fiction Thursday, November 22 for a discussion of Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler.

Discussion copies will be available for checkout at the branch, ask for yours at the front desk.

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Book Discussion: Parable of the Sower

Free Crochet Class

Thu, Dec 20   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Come join our free crochet class!

Free Crochet Class

DEC
21

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Dec 21   10:30 am to 11:15 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

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Dec 21   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Dec 21   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Homework Help

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Teen Time

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Come have fun with your peers after a long week of school. Enjoy playing games, or just socializing, while spending a leisure time in a safe relaxing space.

Teen Time

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Kids Create: Holiday Craft

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Join us for fun Holiday Craft for kids 5-12

Kids Create: Holiday Craft

Build with KEVA

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids stem & steam

Come build structures, ramps, entire landscapes, whatever you can think of with these fun stackable building planks. It's a great engineering exercise!

Build with KEVA

DEC
22

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Little Scientists

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

DEC
26

TechAssist!

Wed, Dec 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

If you're new to technology, not familiar with a particular technology device or a program or an app. Come get help!

TechAssist!

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 26   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddlers and parents or caregivers enjoy stories, songs and toys to promote pre-school skills in a fun, enjoyable way!

 

Toddler Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

DEC
27

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Dec 27   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

Just Sing! Karaoke

Thu, Dec 27   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults kids tech time summer reading techknowledge teen tech time

Family Karaoke Night.

Join us and sing your favorite song!

All are welcome!!!

Just Sing! Karaoke

DEC
28

Homework Help

Fri, Dec 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

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