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Computer Basics

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

Older Adults never too late to learn techknowledge

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Do It Yourself: DIY

Mon, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens diy

Come make things out of other things, or make a gift for someone you love. We provide most materials for you. Snacks will be provided!

Do It Yourself: DIY

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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

Computer Basics

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

Older Adults never too late to learn techknowledge

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Dance Advance Educational Dance Party

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having dance party fun. This summer dance under the stars, in orbit, and form the...

Dance Advance Educational Dance Party

Library Quilting Challenge

Tue, Aug 20   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Come create a quilt collage of your favorite book. Bring your sewing supplies if you have them. If not, we will have supplies for you. Think of what book you want to honor, do some research about the art work you want to use...

Library Quilting Challenge

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddler Time

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

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

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

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Aug 21   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)

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Children's Sing-Along

Thu, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years music

Sing along at the top of your lungs to all of your favorite children's songs like "Wheels on Bus" and  "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"!  We'll be accompanied by a guitarist and all the lyrics will be displayed on a...

Children's Sing-Along

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

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults fitness game on! positive aging

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Aug 22   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)

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

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

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning resume

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

Resume Help

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning resume

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...

Resume Help

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults diy knitting and crocheting

This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

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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

Story Play

Fri, Aug 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

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

Featured Film: GLORIA BELL

Fri, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults movies at the library positive aging

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: GLORIA BELL

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

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Joe The Magic Man

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids magic show summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Joe the Magic Man makes sure that all of his tricks and acts are enjoyable to all ages! From rabbits to doves, children would love to pet the animals involved on each of his shows.
For Kids

Joe The Magic Man

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

Teen Gaming

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

Teens teen tech time teen time video games

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Aug 24   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)

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   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Friends Group Book Sale

Sat, Aug 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Older Adults all ages

Friends Group of Jamaica Bay Library

Book Sale

Friends Group Book Sale

Shake on the Block Performs 'Twelfth Night'

Sat, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens creative writing humanities and art

The Shake on the Block teens have spent the summer re-imagining Shakepeare's Twelfth Night into a modern setting.  Come see what they have created at this culminating performance!

Free and open to the public.

Shake on the Block Performs 'Twelfth Night'

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Computer Basics

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

Older Adults never too late to learn techknowledge

It's never too late to learn! Come and learn together!

Computer Basics

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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Aug 26   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults book club book discussion

PLEASE NOTE: Gravesend Library has graciously offered to host this book discussion while Sheepshead Bay Library is closed for renovation.

Guest moderator Rashida Ismaili AbuBakr will be discussing "Winter in the Blood" by James Welsh.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Yo-Yo Mania at the Library

Mon, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids performance summer reading

Watch yo-yo master Will wow you with his yo-yo and circus expertise! Then, try your hand at some fun yo-yo tricks, from walking the dog to more advanced string work. All materials provided.

Vea al master Will, sorprendiéndolo con su...

Yo-Yo Mania at the Library

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