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Grab & Go: Pop-Up Penguins

Fri, Oct 7   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Come by the branch and pick up a grab and go craft kit.  For kids of all ages. While supplies last.

Grab & Go: Pop-Up Penguins

Grab and Go

Fri, Oct 7   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by the branch and pick up a grab and go craft kit. 

For kids of all ages.

While supplies last.

Grab and Go

Grab and Go: Arts and Crafts

Fri, Oct 7   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Come to the branch and pick up a Grab and Go craft kit. For kids of all ages while supplies last!

Grab and Go: Arts and Crafts

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Fri, Oct 7   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit to take home and create!

Stop by Kensington library to pick up a supply to create your paper bag puppets. Age 5+. 

Pueo (Owl) is from the...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Free Notary Services

Fri, Oct 7   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Sunset Park Brainy Babies Cancelled

Fri, Oct 7   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy multilingual storytime

Families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices.  Each week we will read books, sing songs, and do fun activities that promote language development, social-emotional skills, and more...

Sunset Park Brainy Babies

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 7   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fall Knitting and Crochet

Fri, Oct 7   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults arts and crafts knitting and crocheting Sew Brooklyn

Knitting and crochet group for adults every Friday this fall! 

Make progress on longer projects or start something new and exciting, in the company of others who knit and crochet in your community.

Program is held in...

Fall Knitting and Crochet

Preschool Time

Fri, Oct 7   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Kids preschool storytime

Preschool stories, music and sing alongs. Masks are required.

Preschool Time

Brighton Beach Storytime

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime toddler time

Storytime is back!

Join us in the auditorium every Friday morning for songs, fingerplays, stories and more.

Space is limited, so please make sure to register.

*Masks are strongly encouraged for all storytime participants...

Brighton Beach Storytime

Hispanic Heritage Month: Story Time for kids in Spanish

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids Hispanic Heritage Month multilingual storytime storytime

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us - listen to tales and poems in Spanish, learn some Spanish words and poems for kids.

 

Hispanic Heritage Month: Story Time for kids in Spanish

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Elizabeth

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Join us every Friday for Vitural Storytime with Ms. Elizabeth!

Our storytime themes for the month of October will be:

Friday 10/7: Pete the Cat!

Friday 10/14: Animals

Friday 10/21: Giving Thanks

Friday...

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Elizabeth

Story Time

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Events for Youth and Family music stomp clap and sing

Join us every Friday at Cortelyou Library from 11-11:30 for stories, songs, puppets and play. 

Story Time

Mill Basin Brainy Babies (Session 2: Talking)

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mill Basin, Program Room

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies first five years multilingual storytime

Families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices.  Each week we will read books, sing songs, and do fun activities that promote language development, social-emotional skills, and more...

Mill Basin Brainy Babies  (Session 2: Talking)

Storytime

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for storytime every Wednesday and Friday! Each session, we'll share fun stories, songs, and rhymes with librarians Ms. Heather and  Mr. Adam!

Storytime

Rock'n'Lolo

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Kids Apple Bank everyone is welcome here Hispanic Heritage Month music

Rock'n'Lolo is about inspiration.

 

A unique bilingual musical “show/class” (Spanish-English) Where kids learn Spanish through original music.

Full of commitment, this quality educational entertainment...

Rock'n'Lolo

Self-Defense for Older Adults with Akwesi Asante

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Older Adults creative aging health and wellness

Self-defense is a countermeasure that involves defending the health and well-being of oneself from harm. 90% of self defense is awareness and 10% is physical. Physical self-defense is the use of physical force to...

Self-Defense for Older Adults with Akwesi Asante

Ask-A-Tech

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood 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? 

Join our Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance. 

If you need...

Ask-A-Tech

Computers for First Timers

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults computer basics adult learning

Learn how to navigate computers and crush the digital divide.

Computers for First Timers

Knit Together

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Knitting on your own is fun, but it's always better to knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

Knit Together

Ayuda de Computadora

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults computer basics never too late to learn Spanish techknowledge

Viernes de 11am-12pm

¿Necesita ayuda para comprender los conceptos básicos del uso de una computadora? O tal vez ha pasado tiempo y está buscando repasar y mejorar sus habilidades de computación.

Puede inscribirse en nuestras...

Ayuda de Computadora

Microsoft Excel Basics

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer programming adult learning techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics-Charts is an introduction to the Excel features that help us create and use charts in our spredsheets.

The link for this class will be sent either the evening before or the morning of the class.

 

Microsoft Excel Basics

Library Lanes: Virtual Bowling!

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Older Adults fitness game on techknowledge

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Virtual Bowling!

Sit and be Fit - For older adults

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Rugby Library

Older Adults dance fitness and classes

Chair Exercise Workout For Seniors - Includes Stretching,  Strength Training  and Balance. Improve flexibility, muscle and bone strength, circulation, heart health, and stability.

Sit and be Fit - For older adults

Brainy Babies Bushwick Outdoors

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies babies & books early literacy storytime

Join us for a bilingual English/Spanish Brainy Babies program IN PERSON at Bushwick Library for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers.  We will read books, sing, discuss early literacy tips, craft ideas, and learn fingerplay....

Brainy Babies Bushwick Outdoors

Drop-In Resume & Career Help (Central Library)

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults adult learning resume

Stop by the Central Library's Business & Career Center for help with your job search questions. All sessions are one-on-one but timeslots are limited. 

Drop-In Resume & Career Help (Central Library)

Movies for Adults - Anime Explosion

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Adults anime and manga movies at the library

Escape the heat and join us for Movies for Adults every Friday at 11 am. Each month will be a different theme but enjoy the AC and a great movie:

October 7 - Akira

October 14 - Lupin III

October 21 - Paprika

...

Movies for Adults - Anime Explosion

Diversity Lottery 2024

Fri, Oct 7   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

Adults all ages

DV Lottery 2024

Diversity Lottery 2024

Toddler Time

Fri, Oct 7   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading toddler time

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

**This is a storytime for mobile children, walkers or crawlers. Babies who are not yet walking should attend the Babies &...

Toddler Time

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Fri, Oct 7   11:15 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing poetry teen time

Black Out Poetry Kits will be available all month long. Visit the second floor childrens desk to pick up your kit!

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Virtual French Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 7   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak French online on Zoom video. This group is for beginner and intermediate speakers, looking to learn and practice French conversation skills.

Please register with your name and email to...

Virtual French Conversation Group

Tech Help for your Job Search

Fri, Oct 7   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career computer basics resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

Neighbors Meet & Chat

Fri, Oct 7   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults conversations adult learning

Come and meet your neighbors and discuss issiues like current events,

life, liberty and the pursuit of good heath and wellness.

Neighbors Meet & Chat

Fabric Designs Techniques

Fri, Oct 7   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Join us to learn & have fun while exploring various techniques to create and design your fabulous fabrics. You will have the option to make items to wear and to adorn your home. Your unique designs will be easy to achieve, and you will be...

Fabric Designs Techniques

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Fri, Oct 7   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Note: We will not meet on September 30. See you the following week!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is...
Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Introduction to Libby: eBooks and eAudiobooks With BPL

Fri, Oct 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge

If you've got a smartphone, tablet, or even a web browser on your laptop or home computer, you can get reading and listening with Libby! 

Thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks are available with options to suit every reading style....

Introduction to Libby: eBooks and eAudiobooks With BPL

The Art of Sewing and Jewelry (Every Friday!)

Fri, Oct 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults DIY Sew Brooklyn

Why pay for clothing alterations? Is the price of jewelry too extravagant?

Learn how to Do-It-Yourself!!

Come join us and learn creative sewing skills and jewelry making made easy with our professional instructor Mila Vaygen....

The Art of Sewing and Jewelry (Every Friday!)

PowerPoint Basics

Fri, Oct 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning PowerPoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office presentations. This series covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. This sesssion is...

PowerPoint Basics

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Fri, Oct 7   2:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Note: We will not meet on September 30. See you the following week!

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is...
Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Teen Time: Lavender Hangout Group

Fri, Oct 7   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Teens & Young Adults LGBTQ teen time

We're creating a safe space for all tweens and teens to come hang out after school with Librarian Kristian from 2:30-3:30 in the Mill Basin Library meeting room. Bring your friends or make some new ones! All are welcome.

Teen Time: Lavender Hangout Group

Dyker singers

Fri, Oct 7   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning music

Dyker singers

Dyker singers

Family Movie: Kiki's Delivery Service

Fri, Oct 7   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Kids family movie

Join us for an afternoon family movie!

Movie Title:  Kiki's Delivery Service

Rating: G

Duration:  1h 43m

A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community...

Family Movie:  Kiki's Delivery Service

Grab & Go Activity

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create kids explore

Come pick up a special Grab & Go activity at Gerritsen Beach Library every Friday starting at 2pm. From arts and crafts to science experiments, the kids are sure to have a great time with our fun take home activity bags!

*Please note...

Grab & Go Activity

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come into the Mapleton Library and create a take-home craft with us! The craft will change each week.  Stop by to create fun and easy craft projects !

Masks are strongly encouraged for this program for the health and safety...

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Kids Create: Grab & Go

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Look out every Friday for a surprise bag of crafts for kids. This program is first come; first served as suuplies are limited. You are welcomed to take home the bag and complete the project there or do it inside of the library. 

Kids Create: Grab & Go

Build with LEGO

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids Build with Lego kids create

LEGO program for ages 6 - 12 / programa LEGO para niños de 6 a 12 años. 

Build with LEGO

Kids Explore: Gears

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids kids explore STEM & STEAM

One gear can turn another gear.

Explore how they fit together.

Kids Explore: Gears

Virtual English Conversation Group CANCELED Cancelled

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

Virtual English Conversation Group CANCELED

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us as we play video games on "The Switch" "PS5" and more; in a safe and fun environment. Ages 8 to 18.

Teen Tech Time

YA Craft Time: DIY Fiber Crafts

Fri, Oct 7   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Rugby Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts DIY fiber arts teen time

Spend an evening creating fiber crafts for yourself or as a gift from someone else! We'll be focusing on weaving, cross-stitch and will provide atendees with supplies. If you want to bring in your own work in progress, or an item you would...

YA Craft Time: DIY Fiber Crafts

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