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Preschool Storytime

Thu, Sep 19   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll take out educational toys for social play.  Ages 3-5.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

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Preschool Storytime

Ask A Tech

Thu, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have any tech related questions about your Ipad,smartphone,tablets, etc.? this is the place for you!. Stop in and sign-up at the front desk* for a 30 minute one on one session with a tech specialist. We will help you troubleshoot your tech...

Ask A Tech

Chess Workshop for Kids

Thu, Sep 19   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids table-top & board games teen time

Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 8 and up are invited to play and improve their skills in this, the most ancient and mysterious of board games.

Chess Workshop for Kids

Game On!

Thu, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids table-top & board games

Join us for tabletop games galore! Come have fun and chill out with other kids in the neighborhood. Ages 5+.

Game On!

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens summer reading teen tech time video games

Teen Tech Time just got way more awesome, because the Carroll Gardens library now has a Nintendo Switch! Join us for Video Game Club: Summer edition! Come join our Super Smash Bros party, or bring your own games for extra fun...

Teen Tech Time

Green Series: How Fighting Climate Change Means Battling Disinformation

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

Adults author talks bpl presents environment green series

In September's Green Series talk, filmmaker & activist Josh Fox recounts his battles with the fossil fuel industry. For the past twenty years, Fox has been on the front lines, from 9/11 to Hurricane Sandy, to the BP Oil Spill, from the 2016...

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Green Series: How Fighting Climate Change Means Battling Disinformation

Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend: Leila Taylor discusses Darkly

Thu, Sep 19   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents brooklyn book festival

To be a goth is to be out of joint with your surroundings—prone to daydreaming and longing for something beyond the here and now. This can be dangerous for a Black person in the United States, where lingering somewhere often results in violence...

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Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend: Leila Taylor discusses Darkly

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Teen Tech Time 10+

Fri, Sep 20   3:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Do you want to create sketches?
Do you want to learn...

Teen Tech Time 10+

Family Movie: Paddington 2

Fri, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids movies at the library

Come to the library to enjoy this popular film!

"Paddington 2 continues the story of the enduringly popular little bear in the trademark blue coat and red hat that touched audiences worldwide. The new story finds Paddington (Ben Whishaw)...

Family Movie: Paddington 2

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids kids tech time

It's Friday!  You made it!!  Come hangout with us and unwind from your week with some friendly video gaming.

Wii gaming console and iPads will be available during the program.

Ages 5-12

Kids Tech Time

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids saturday storytime

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

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

Build with LEGO

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids build with lego

 

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Featured Film: Dial M For Murder (1954)

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

Academy Award winners Grace Kelly and Ray Milland star with Robert Cummings in one of Alfred Hitchcock's greatest thrillers.

Featured Film: Dial M For Murder (1954)

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Brooklyn Book Festival Day: Second Read: Susan Sontag presented by BPL

Sun, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Borough Hall

Adults author talks bpl presents brooklyn book festival conversations

*This event will take place at Brooklyn Borough Hall & Plaza's main stage located at 209 Joralemon Street.

Second Read is BPL’s series of live-criticism examining the work of contemporary and canonical classics. Susan Sontag, the...

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Brooklyn Book Festival Day: Second Read: Susan Sontag presented by BPL

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23

Tai Chi at Central

Mon, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults performance

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.”

“Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi at Central

Brooklyn Robotics League

Mon, Sep 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Movies @ the Library

Mon, Sep 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids family movie film movies movies at the library

Join us to watch a fun family film!

Movies @ the Library

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Introduction To VPN

Tue, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Learn all you need to know about VPN's - Virtual Private Networks in this amazing class. We will cover topics such as which VPN are a good fit for your budget,what does a VPN do and how can it protect you. Stop in, ask questions, get answers. Its...

Introduction To VPN

Babies and Books

Tue, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies and Books

Chair Yoga

Tue, Sep 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults yoga and meditation

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

Babies and Books

Tue, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies and Books

Outreach at Apple Bank

Tue, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Apple Bank

Adults apple bank

Come by Apple Bank and say hello to Flatlands Branch staff!

Outreach at Apple Bank

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Kids Tech Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 24   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults english conversation group

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at your very own LEGO group where can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design.

Build with LEGO

Adult Book Club/Discussion: My Brilliant Friend

Wed, Sep 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join us for a discussion of Elena Ferrante's first book in her Neapolitan Quartet, My Brilliant Friend.

Adult Book Club/Discussion: My Brilliant Friend

Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

Wed, Sep 25   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

PLEASE NOTE: This event has reached capacity and registration has been closed.

Co-presented with Greenlight Books, BPL Presents musician and activist Billy Bragg, in conversation with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman. Bragg diagnoses...

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Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

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Chess Workshop for Kids

Thu, Sep 26   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids table-top & board games teen time

Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 8 and up are invited to play and improve their skills in this, the most ancient and mysterious of board games.

Chess Workshop for Kids

Kids Create: Collage Art

Thu, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

We'll have all the materials, you bring the creativity! Let's make a masterpiece! Ages 4+

Kids Create: Collage Art

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens summer reading teen tech time video games

Teen Tech Time just got way more awesome, because the Carroll Gardens library now has a Nintendo Switch! Join us for Video Game Club: Summer edition! Come join our Super Smash Bros party, or bring your own games for extra fun...

Teen Tech Time

ACLU: At Liberty Podcast with Edward Snowden

Thu, Sep 26   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government’s system of mass surveillance, joins ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero (via video call) to discuss his new memoir, Permanent Record, which reveals for the first...

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ACLU: At Liberty Podcast with Edward Snowden

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Ask A Tech

Fri, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have any questions about your Ipad,smartphone,tablets,etc.? this is the class for you. Stop in, ask questions, get answers!!!. Its never too late to learn. We will help you troubleshoot your tech related questions.  Drop in and sign-up at...

Ask A Tech

Teen Tech Time 10+

Fri, Sep 27   3:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Do you want to create sketches?
Do you want to learn...

Teen Tech Time 10+

Lego Club!

Fri, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Come to the library to build with Legos! Take on our Lego challenge or just build whatever you like!

Lego Club!

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids kids tech time

It's Friday!  You made it!!  Come hangout with us and unwind from your week with some friendly video gaming.

Wii gaming console and iPads will be available during the program.

Ages 5-12

Kids Tech Time

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids saturday storytime

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

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

Build with LEGO

Sat, Sep 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids build with lego

 

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Featured Film: The Public (2018)

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

Alec Baldwin and Emilio Estevez star in Estevez's passion project set in his beloved Cincinnati. A Cincinnati librarian helps a group of homeless people take refuge at the free public library in order to survive a brutal winter night.

Featured Film: The Public (2018)

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Tai Chi at Central

Mon, Sep 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults performance

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.”

“Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi at Central

Brooklyn Robotics League

Mon, Sep 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Movies @ the Library

Mon, Sep 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids family movie film movies movies at the library

Join us to watch a fun family film!

Movies @ the Library

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Babies and Books

Tue, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

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Babies and Books

Chair Yoga

Tue, Oct 1   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults yoga and meditation

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

Babies and Books

Tue, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

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Babies and Books

The Review Panel

Tue, Oct 1   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults artist talks bpl presents the review panel

Leading art critics join moderator David Cohen in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs.

Presented in association with Artcritical.

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The Review Panel

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