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Chess Club

Sun, Aug 18   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

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 and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

Sun, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

Kindergarten preparation for ages 3-5

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

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19

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 19   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Mon, Aug 19   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Midwood Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Join us to create fun crafts using everyday materials. In this session we will be creating paper roses.

Mixed Media: Adult Crafting

Story Play

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Story Play

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Join us in our 2nd floor Storytelling room for songs and stories.

Because space is limited, tickets will be distributed at the 2nd floor information desk at 11 am.

Story Play

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids free 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. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts & crafts, here we come!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Game On!

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Board games for kids on the 2nd floor.

Game On!

Game On!

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 19   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school summer reading

Attending more reading programs increases your child’s chance of improving their skills!

Select branches are also offering the Team Up To Read program. This is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers...

Reading Coach

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20

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 20   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Creative Writing

Tue, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids free 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. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Game On!

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Board games for kids on the 2nd floor.

Game On!

Children's Movie

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Patrons need assistance with using and configuring personal electronic devices are invited to attend.

Ask a Tech

DIY Crafts

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens arts and crafts teen time

DIY Crafts – Join us this summer as we get creative with arts and crafts! If you think it! We can make it! A variety of materials will be provided for all projects which will be yours to take.

Ages 10+

DIY Crafts

Build with LEGO

Tue, Aug 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids build with lego

For ages 6 and up.

Test your masterbuildling skills in our 2nd floor storytelling room.

Build with LEGO

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21

Chess Club

Wed, Aug 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Story Play

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Toddlers Explore

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts toddler time

For ages 18 months - 5 years.

Engage your toddler with play-dough and other activities to enhance fine and gross motor skills.

Toddlers Explore

Story Time

Wed, Aug 21   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

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids free 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. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults writing workshop

WRITE and RECITE - a weekly workshop for adults. Write and read your work to the group in a creative, supportive environment.

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Game On!

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Board games for kids on the 2nd floor.

Game On!

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

Chair Yoga

Wed, Aug 21   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

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Chess Club

Thu, Aug 22   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 22   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

Conroy Warren

Thu, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years live music summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of jazz, calypso and reggae through singing and dancing in this interacting performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It's fun! It's exciting. 

Conroy Warren

Friends Fundraiser: Summer Carnival

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults book sale friends of the library summer reading closing celebration

There will be food, books for sale, raffles, games and fun, craft stalls - and much more!

Friends Fundraiser: Summer Carnival

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids free 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. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

Game On!

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Board games for kids on the 2nd floor.

Game On!

Adult Coloring

Thu, Aug 22   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, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids kids tech time

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

DIY Crafts

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens arts and crafts teen time

DIY Crafts – Join us this summer as we get creative with arts and crafts! If you think it! We can make it! A variety of materials will be provided for all projects which will be yours to take.

Ages 10+

DIY Crafts

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Reading Coach

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school summer reading

Attending more reading programs increases your child’s chance of improving their skills!

Select branches are also offering the Team Up To Read program. This is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers...

Reading Coach

Ask a Tech

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Patrons need assistance with using and configuring personal electronic devices are invited to attend.

Ask a Tech

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23

Chess Club

Fri, Aug 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Story Play

Fri, Aug 23   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, Aug 23   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

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids free 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. Must be eaten on site.

Free Summer Meals

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