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JUL
18

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Jul 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Adults all ages conversations

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee

Library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with...

Coffee & Conversation

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Jul 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

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 For Beginners

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come play classic board games at the library with your friends!

Game on! Board Games

Celebrate Reading with LINC (Story and Craft)

Thu, Jul 18   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts storytime

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to celebrate the joy reading.  Hear a wonderful story and then do a craft afterwards.  Receive a free book to take home each time you attend. 

This program is...

Celebrate Reading with LINC (Story and Craft)

Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Thu, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults astronomy

To celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on July 20, 1969, join us as we watch news clips and interviews from the event.

Featured Event
Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

JUL
19

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 19   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

Tot Art

Fri, Jul 19   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

Fri, Jul 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults career resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

This is...

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

Story Play

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

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

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

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Stories & Snacks

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Each session children ages 2-5 will hear stories and enjoy a snack!  

Stories & Snacks

Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Fri, Jul 19   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults astronomy

To celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing on July 20, 1969, join us as we watch news clips and interviews from the event.

Featured Event
Celebrate the Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Build with LEGOs and DUPLOs

Fri, Jul 19   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam summer reading

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Hang out with your friends or meet new people

Build with LEGOs and DUPLOs

Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

Fri, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults friday film club movies at the library

His Girl Friday (1940) | Directed by Howard Hawks
Friday, July 19, 2019 at 3:00 PM

This classic romantic comedy about a newspaper editor trying to win back his ex-wife (who is also his star reporter) is based on the play The Front...

Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Stage to Screen

Read and Play

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years autism developmental disabilities first five years 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

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens computer basics

Teens ages 9-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from a librarian.

Teen Computer Lab

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club summer reading

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

JUL
20

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Jul 20   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment.

This course has 3 mandatory...

Register
Video Production in the Field

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   New Lots Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us as we paint, color, and enjoy an hour of open craft activity.

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Jul 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club summer reading

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

JUL
22

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 22   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

Tot Art

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts & crafts, here we come!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Kids Book Club

Mon, Jul 22   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids babies & books book club

Children in grades 2-4 will read nad discuss a book together!  Come sign up at the front desk!  

Kids Book Club

Game On! Board Games

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids game on! summer reading

Come and play some of your favorite board games including Monopoly, Jenga, Connect Four, Uno, Candyland and more.

Game On! Board Games

JUL
23

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Gardening Club

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids gardening kids explore summer reading

Children will explore the magic of watching a tiny seed turn into something they can eat. Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants.

Kids Gardening Club

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens summer reading teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jul 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school reading is fundamental summer reading

Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.  Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JUL
24

Tot Art

Wed, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime summer reading

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 0-36 months.

Babies and Books

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Wed, Jul 24   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids storytime 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: Making...

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jul 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Jul 24   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

Register
Intro to Radio Podcasting

JUL
25

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Jul 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Adults all ages conversations

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee

Library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with...

Coffee & Conversation

Tai Chi For Beginners

Thu, Jul 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults fitness

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 For Beginners

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 25   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Enjoy building with Lego and Duplo bricks and Keva planks! Create cars, planes, castles, gardens and more; let your imagination soar!

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

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