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High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Mon, Aug 19   10:30 am to 12:15 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, or...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Mon, Aug 19   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, or...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   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

Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) - HSE Screening

Mon, Aug 19   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning yalp

Are you a young adult and have plans to PASS the high school equivalency exam? If so, then read on...

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is one of several adult education options at BPL! It’s designed specifically for young adults to...

Featured Event
Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) - HSE Screening

NYWC Write Now

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

Homework Help

Mon, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

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Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 20   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

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   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

NYWC Write Now

Tue, Aug 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

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Ask A Tech

Wed, Aug 21   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

The Brain Fitness Club

Wed, Aug 21   11:30 am to 12:45 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning

Please join us for a special program for people with developmental disabilities.

Read, play, and have fun at the library! Hear stories read by our librarians, play with words and numbers, and create your own pictures...

The Brain Fitness Club

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 21   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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Wed, Aug 21   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: Interactive...

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Homework Help

Wed, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

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Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 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

Homework Help

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 22   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

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Little Scientists

Fri, Aug 23   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. 

Little Scientists

Fiber Arts for Adults

Fri, Aug 23   11:30 am to 12:45 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults creative aging fiber arts

All ages are welcome to join us for this special time dedicated to fiber arts: knitting, crocheting and sewing.

Fiber Arts for Adults

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   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

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

Summer Meals

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 23   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

Space Collage: The Final Frontier

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids arts and crafts summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Using the library's vast resources relating to outer space, participants will be inspired to create an image that expresses their personal view of the universe beyond our own.  We'll explore the art form of collage and utilizing papers and...

Space Collage: The Final Frontier

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High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Sat, Aug 24   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills?  Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Homework Help

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

High Blood Pressure Workshop & Informational Forum

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults health and wellness

Managing your blood pressure can lower your risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease. Join us and learn how.

Are you feeling FRUSTRATED NOT KNOWING WHAT YOU CAN OR CAN’T EAT?

Are you unsure of what to do to keep your Blood...

High Blood Pressure Workshop & Informational Forum

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Canarsie 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

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Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

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

Joe The Magic Man

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

Birth to Five Years all ages magic show summer reading closing celebration

Joe the Magic Man will amaze and delight you with his magic tricks.  Don't be surprised if a dove and rabbit show up too!  Joe will allow children to (gently) pet his animal performer after the show.  For all ages.

Joe The Magic Man

NYWC Write Now

Mon, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

Homework Help

Mon, Aug 26   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

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High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Tue, Aug 27   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills?  Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

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

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

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

NYWC Write Now

Tue, Aug 27   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

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The Brain Fitness Club

Wed, Aug 28   11:30 am to 12:45 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning

Please join us for a special program for people with developmental disabilities.

Read, play, and have fun at the library! Hear stories read by our librarians, play with words and numbers, and create your own pictures...

The Brain Fitness 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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Teens free summer meals

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, tasty salads, and cold milk!

Meals are provided by the NYC Department of Education and funded by the federal government.

...

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

Philosophy Discussion Group

Wed, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults philosophy in the library

Philosophy begins in wonder. Plato

Featured Event
Philosophy Discussion Group

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

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