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Adult Coloring

Mon, Sep 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Sep 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, Sep 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids after school

One on one homework help for ages 6-12.

Afterschool Homework Help

Homework Help

Mon, Sep 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Book Adventures: Eraser Art

Mon, Sep 16   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

The best things happen when you work together! Join us as we read a book about how a pencil and eraser learn to work as a team, and then create your own story-inspired eraser art!

 

Book Adventures: Eraser Art

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Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

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

Toddler Time

Creative Writing

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Poetry Workshop: Stephen Vincent Benet

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults creative writing poetry

Come to our Poetry Workshop; in this session, we will celebrate the work of Stephen Vincent Benet.  We will read from his collection of Poetry called Book of Americans.

Poetry Workshop: Stephen Vincent Benet

Children's Movie

Tue, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Teen Time

Tue, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens after school 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

After School Stories

Tue, Sep 17   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 5-12 years old with and without disabilities.

After School Stories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Sep 17   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

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Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For ages Birth to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Ask A Tech

Wed, Sep 18   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

Story Time

Wed, Sep 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 18   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

At our Toddler Time program*, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy.

For ages 18 months to 3 years.

*Ticket required. Tickets...

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 18   11:30 am to 12:15 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

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Sep 18   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

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

Ask A Tech

Wed, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning 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:

Computer Basics...

Ask A Tech

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids homework help

One on one homework help for ages 6-12.

Afterschool Homework Help

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

After School Homework Help

Wed, Sep 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

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults hotspot techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Sep 18   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids arts and crafts bedtime stories storytime

Come in your pajamas and enjoy an evening storytime and craft for ages 3 to 8 years. 

Bedtime Stories

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ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 19   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Practice spoken English with other students in the morning class of Conversation Group.

ESOL Conversation Group

Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids kids tech time

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Kids Explore: Pirates

Thu, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts kids explore

Join us on International Pirate Day as we learn about pirates and make some pirate-themed crafts!

Kids Explore: Pirates

Kids Explore: Pirate Adventure

Thu, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts kids explore

Avast, Ye Mateys!

Live the life of a pirate by creating your own pirate hat and eyepatch.

Come hear legends of pirates past and discover clues using your treasure map that may just lead to a bountiful treasure chest.

Kids Explore:  Pirate Adventure

Teen Anime Club

Thu, Sep 19   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

Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 19   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

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

Thu, Sep 19   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

Adult Book Discussion: Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts

Thu, Sep 19   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults book club book discussion

For our September book discussion, we will discuss the historical novel Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts.  The story is about the author L. Frank Baum, who wrote the Wizard of Oz series, as told from the perspective of his wife...

Adult Book Discussion: Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts

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Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 20   10:15 am to 11:00 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

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Sep 20   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

Friday Children's Movie

Fri, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids after school family movie

Watch children's movie: Mary Poppins and The Frisco Kid will be shown in September.

Friday Children's Movie

Knitting

Fri, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

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Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages music saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

Kids Create: Writing

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids kids create writing workshop

Kids! Come to the library and get creative with writing projects.

 

Kids Create: Writing

Little Scientists

Sat, Sep 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Duplo

Sat, Sep 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a  Duplo program for children in the first five years.

Build with Duplo

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   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

After School Homework Help

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Build with Lego

Sat, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids build with duplo diy first five years stem & steam

Enjoy a Lego program.

Build with Lego

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Adult Coloring

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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