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Spanish Storytime

Tue, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years spanish storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

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

Lunch and a Movie

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

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

Bring-Your-Own-Book Club (with RIF)

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids book club book discussion reading is fundamental summer reading

Bring whatever you’re reading to share with other kids and the library staff. We will talk about our books and do fun activities that celebrate our own creativity. If you’re not reading anything, don’t worry – come without a book, and we’ll make...

Bring-Your-Own-Book Club (with RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Free book giveaway! Come to the information desk to register and receive free books.

Aprendan la importancia de leer y ganar libros gratis cada tercera visita. 

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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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

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

Board Games

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

Kids table-top & board games

Play an old favorite or learn a new board game from the library’s collection, including: Apples to Apples, chess, Boggle, Bananagrams, and many more.

Board Games

Lunch and a Movie

Wed, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

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

Team Up To Read: Summer Edition

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids 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.

Feel free to attend one,...

Team Up To Read: Summer Edition

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

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Aug 21   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bedtime stories

Come in your pajamas and enjoy an evening storytime and craft for ages 3 to 8 years. 

Bedtime Stories

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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

Lunch and a Movie

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

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

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

Build with LEGO: Star Colonies

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids build with lego

An imaginative Lego building series with a space exploration theme. Each week the Star Colony Cadets will complete an essential building task.

Build with LEGO: Star Colonies

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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Toddler Time

Fri, Aug 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, and play. 0-5 years. 

Toddler Time

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

Lunch and a Movie

Fri, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 23   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids reading is fundamental

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Myron the Magnificent

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids all ages magic show summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Myron the Magnificent has amazed audiences across the country with his unbelievable magic. Myron will leave you astounded at the magic he creates.

Myron the Magnificent

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   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

Stories from Latin America with Flor Bromley

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

Birth to Five Years storytime summer reading

This collection of stories involves sneaky characters who use wit and humor to trick their often bigger and scarier opponents.

Stories from Latin America with Flor Bromley

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear stories read aloud. All ages welcome!

Únete a nosotros cada Sábado para escuchar cuentos. Todos edades están bienvenidos!

Saturday Storytime

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Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, and play. 0-5 years. 

Toddler Time

Story Play

Mon, Aug 26   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

Adult Coloring

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

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Lunch and a Movie

Mon, Aug 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 26   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 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 26   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

Kids Explore

Mon, Aug 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids arts and crafts kids explore

Join us for an exploration of a different topic each week with books and crafts!

Kids Explore

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Spanish Storytime

Tue, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years spanish storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Creative Writing

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

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Lunch and a Movie

Tue, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids family movie free summer meals movies movies at the library

Free summer meals for anyone ages 0 – 18, no identification required. Cool off and watch a movie while eating lunch. 

Lunch and a Movie

Children's Movie

Tue, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Bring-Your-Own-Book Club (with RIF)

Tue, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids book club book discussion reading is fundamental summer reading

Bring whatever you’re reading to share with other kids and the library staff. We will talk about our books and do fun activities that celebrate our own creativity. If you’re not reading anything, don’t worry – come without a book, and we’ll make...

Bring-Your-Own-Book Club (with RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Free book giveaway! Come to the information desk to register and receive free books.

Aprendan la importancia de leer y ganar libros gratis cada tercera visita. 

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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Story Play

Wed, Aug 28   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 Time

Wed, Aug 28   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

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