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JUL
15

Movies @ the Library: Mary Queen of Scots

Mon, Jul 15   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults movies movies at the library

(Drama)  124 Minutes Queen of France at sixteen, widowed at eighteen, Mary Stuart defies pressure to remarry and instead returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. By birth, she also has a...

Movies @ the Library: Mary Queen of Scots

Chess Club

Mon, Jul 15   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

Origami

Mon, Jul 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts diy

Children will work with origami, the Japanese art of folding paper into decorative shapes and figures.

Origami

JUL
16

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Jul 16   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

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 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

Coloring

Tue, Jul 16   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 16   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

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years 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...

Featured Event
StoryPlay 11am

Poetry Workshop to Celebrate Walt Whitman's 200th Anniversary

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults creative writing poetry

Come to our Poetry workshop celebrating the best of Walt Whitman's (1819-1891) poetry.  We will read and discuss some of his poetry and perhaps write some of our own.

Poetry Workshop to Celebrate Walt Whitman's 200th Anniversary

Game On!

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Read and Play

Tue, Jul 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 16   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 16   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

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Jul 16   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

Teen Time

Tue, Jul 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Tue, Jul 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids stem & steam summer reading

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another...

Featured Event
Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Tue, Jul 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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Join the Robotics League hosted at Sunset Park Branch!!

Do you love LEGO’s robotics and teamwork? Here at Sunset Park Branch you can join the robotics summer league. This consists of 6 weeks of robotics workshops leading up to the...

Register
BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jul 16   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Jul 16   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun! For children 5 to 12 with and without disabilities

After School Stories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 16   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

JUL
17

Toy Time

Wed, Jul 17   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

Coloring

Wed, Jul 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

Wed, Jul 17   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

Game On!

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 17   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

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

Wed, Jul 17   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 17   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 17   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

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Jul 17   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music spanish story play storytime

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés .

Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We provide help with:

...

Ask A Tech

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Wed, Jul 17   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

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 17   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Come play with our extensive collection of LEGO, DUPLO, and other building toys, with materials suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Build with LEGO

DIY: Arts and Craft

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens arts and crafts diy teen time

Have fun with arts and craft and unleash your creative side! Make something and bring it home. Materials will be provided while supplies last.

DIY: Arts and Craft

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school literacy

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

Summer Reading Coach

Film: History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Pura Belpré

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults all ages spanish

Come and enjoy this film about Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York City, also a writer, collector of folktales, and puppeteer.

Film: History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Pura Belpré

JUL
18

Coloring

Thu, Jul 18   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Game On!

Thu, Jul 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   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

Thu, Jul 18   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

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Thu, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids literacy team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their cargivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Making Connections: How do you...

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Karaoke for Kids

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids karaoke kids tech time

Get ready to sing your heart out--practice up on your favorites and come blow us away!

Karaoke for Kids

BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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Join the Robotics League hosted at Sunset Park Branch!!

Do you love LEGO’s robotics and teamwork? Here at Sunset Park Branch you can join the robotics summer league. This consists of 6 weeks of robotics workshops leading up to the...

Register
BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Dungeons and Dragons

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens game on!

The role-playing adventure continues. The campaign advances.

Join us for a Dungeons and Dragons session and play through the story quests provided by our Dungeon Master.

Bring your imagination.

Materials and dice will be...

Dungeons and Dragons

Adult Coloring

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts diy

Come to Adult Coloring, express yourself creatively, and have a good time.

 

Adult Coloring

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Teen Anime Club

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

Every Thursday, we'll watch episodes of animes voted by members, play anime style video games, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come...

Teen Anime Club

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 18   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

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

Coloring

Fri, Jul 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

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...

Featured Event
StoryPlay

Game On!

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

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