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College and Career Help

Fri, Aug 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

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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

2019 Small Press Flea

Sat, Aug 24   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents small business

A summer market of your favorite local publishers and magazines, SPF '19 is the sixth installment of the Small Press Flea, co-presented by BOMB Magazine and Brooklyn Public Library. SPF '19 is located on Brooklyn Public Library's plaza at its...

Featured Event
2019 Small Press Flea

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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Kids Create: Coding for Kids

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Join us to learn how to code games; make your own lines of code with games from flappy bird, Minecraft and many others.

Kids Create: Coding for Kids

Joe the Magic Man

Mon, Aug 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore 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 will love to pet the animals involved in each of his shows.

Joe the Magic Man

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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

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Amy Miles

Tue, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

*Please note: Weather permitting, this event will take place on the Plaza of Central Library. Rain location will be the Dweck Center.

Amy Miles is a performer based in Brooklyn. You may recognize her voice, face and songs from various...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Amy Miles

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Aug 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Adult Art Club: Paper Marbling

Tue, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come explore your creative side while listening to relaxing music. This week we're making personalized cards, envelops and other paper gifts using paper marbling. 

Adult Art Club: Paper Marbling

E-Books / Internet Resources

Tue, Aug 27   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

  IPart: Come and get introduced to BKLYN E-Books & Media downloadble collection that can be read or played on PC, tablets, e-readers and other portable devices.

  IIPart: This part offers a tour on Brooklyn Public Library...

E-Books / Internet Resources

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Aug 27   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Kids Create: Lanyard

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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August Book Club: Women Talking by Miriam Toews

Thu, Aug 29   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults book club

Join us for a lively discussion of the national bestseller Women Talking by Miriam Toews on Thursday, August 29, 6:30 PM at the Kensington Library.

One evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting...

August Book Club: Women Talking by Miriam Toews

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College and Career Help

Fri, Aug 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Aug 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Aug 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

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High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Tue, Sep 3   1:30 pm to 4:30 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

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Sep 3   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 4   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Sep 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Featured Event Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

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College and Career Help

Fri, Sep 6   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Sep 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

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Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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Kids Create: 3D Printing

Mon, Sep 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Learn the basics of what 3D Printing is and where we can apply it in everyday life.

Kids Create: 3D Printing

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English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Sep 10   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 11   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Sep 12   1:30 pm to 4:30 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

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College and Career Help

Fri, Sep 13   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Sep 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Microsoft Word Basics

Fri, Sep 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 14   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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It’s In the Stars

Mon, Sep 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

It’s in the Stars is for kids who want to better understand the stars above. Using Skyview on iPads we will learn about the constellations above us, and use that knowledge to do something creative.

This program allows kids to...

It’s In the Stars

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English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Sep 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 18   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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College and Career Help

Fri, Sep 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

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