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DEC
14

Art forms: Arts & Crafts for Adults

Fri, Dec 14   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Explore your creativity under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Arts & Crafts for Adults

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Dec 14   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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Dec 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Dec 14   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Dec 14   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

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ESOL Conversation Group

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Dec 14   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 14   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 14   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 14   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

DEC
15

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Coloring Club

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

Kids

Come with friends and family and enjoy coloring activities.

Coloring Club

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

DEC
17

Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Dec 17   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

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

Toddler Time

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Come with your toddlers to listen to a story, sing songs, and play finger games.

Toddler Time

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

Play Time

Mon, Dec 17   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

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

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Mon, Dec 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

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

Homework Help

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids

Need homework help? We can help!

If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!

Homework Help

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

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

Tue, Dec 18   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Join a group of your peers and discuss current events. Have fun!

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Dec 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Twelve tips to prevent holiday stress

Tue, Dec 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will share with you important information related to your health.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Twelve tips to prevent holiday stress

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

Performing Arts. Vadim Klimenko plays popular music: Accordion.

Tue, Dec 18   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults live music music performance

Vadim Klimenko was born in Khabarovsk, Russia. He graduated from the Khabarovsk College of Arts and worked at the local music school and Philarmonia. Mr. Klimenko has performed in Russia and China, and now lives in Brooklyn, NY. You will hear...

Performing Arts. Vadim Klimenko plays popular music: Accordion.

Reading Circle. Adult Book Discussion : The Assistant by Bernard Malamud

Tue, Dec 18   2:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults book discussion

Frank Alpine, a drifter fleeing from his past, runs straight into struggling Brooklyn grocer Morris Bober. Seeing a chance to atone for past sins, Frank becomes Bober's assistant and keeps shop when the owner takes ill. But it is Bober's daughter...

Reading Circle. Adult Book Discussion : The Assistant by Bernard Malamud

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

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Wed, Dec 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Join us to make your own painting and have fun! The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. 

Register by calling at 718-769-3579

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

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

4 Women: Publisher Basics

Wed, Dec 19   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

 

This course will explore the following topics:

 

Introduction

What is Publisher?

Why use it?

Publisher vs. Word

Things to consider when creating a publisher document

...

4 Women: Publisher Basics

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 19   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids

Need homework help? We can help!

If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

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

Kids chess workshop

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master Vladimir Mazo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

DEC
20

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Thu, Dec 20   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

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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Parable of...

Book Discussion: Parable of the Sower

DEC
21

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Dec 21   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts jewelry making

Enjoy creating your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

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

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