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Coloring

Tue, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Coloring

Playtime for Kids

Tue, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids create story play

Come and play with friends

Playtime for Kids

Great Short Stories: Experience by Tessa Hadley

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

Adults adult learning book discussion

For this Short Story program, we will discuss the short story Experience by Tessa Hadley.

Participants should read the story before they attend the discussion. You may get a copy of the short story Experience at the customer service desk...

Great Short Stories: Experience by Tessa Hadley

Coloring Club

Tue, Aug 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come and color your favorite heroes

Coloring Club

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Aug 20   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Read and Play

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Read and Play

Suzi Sheldon, a Musical Performance for Kids

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids music performance

Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher, and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10+ years in such prestigious venues as Symphony Space and the White House Easter Egg Hunt.

Suzi Sheldon, a Musical Performance for Kids

Kids Create: Writing

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids kids create writing workshop

Kids! Come to the library and get creative with writing projects.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

 

 

Kids Create: Writing

After School Homework Help

Tue, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Aug 20   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun! For children 5 to 12 with and without disabilities.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

After School Stories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

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Coloring

Wed, Aug 21   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Coloring

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

Wed, Aug 21   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

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

Board Games

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

Kids table-top & board games

Come and enjopy playing with your friends

Board Games

Game On! (YA)

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

Teens game on! table-top & board games

Kids ages 13 and above can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Game On! (YA)

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

Wed, Aug 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Aug 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music spanish story play storytime

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés .

Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We provide help with:

Computer Basics...

Ask A Tech

Board Games and "Dungeons and Dragons." Cancelled

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Teens game on!

Every Wednesday in the chidren's room, the Kings Bay Branch will have board games featuring the roll playing game "Dungeons and Dragons." If you are a fan of the television show "Game of Thrones" then this is for you!

Come Play with...

Board Games and "Dungeons and Dragons."

DIY (YA)

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens after school arts and crafts diy teen time

Join us for open crafting time! Make cool stuff using duct tape and lanyard, create custom pins, magnets, and more!

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

DIY (YA)

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school literacy

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

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

History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Clemente Soto Velez Cancelled

Wed, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults all ages poetry spanish

 

The Sunset Park Library, in partnership with El Grito, is proud to present the History of the Puerto Ricans in the United States as part of the Puerto Rican Heritage Cultural Ambassador Program (PRHCAP).

The program...

History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Clemente Soto Velez

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Coloring

Thu, Aug 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Coloring

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

After School Homework Help

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Team Up To Read: Summer Edition

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park 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.

*Remember to bring in your...

Team Up To Read: Summer Edition

Coloring Club

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come and color your favorite heroes

Coloring Club

Library Lab: Burst Your Bubble

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 9) and their families.  Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity...

Library Lab: Burst Your Bubble

Teen Anime Club

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

Every Thursday, we'll watch episodes of animes voted by members, play anime style video games, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come...

Teen Anime Club

Adult Coloring

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts diy

Come to Adult Coloring, express yourself creatively, and have a good time.

 

Adult Coloring

Adult Book Discussion: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Thu, Aug 22   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults book club book discussion

For our August book discussion, we will discuss the novel Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman.  This is Ms. Honeyman's first novel, and a movie based on the book is scheduled for release in February 2020.

Adult Book Discussion: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

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Coloring

Fri, Aug 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Coloring

Playtime for Kids

Fri, Aug 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids create story play

Come and play with friends

Playtime for Kids

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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening. Cancelled

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Game On! (YA)

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

Teens game on! table-top & board games

Kids ages 13 and above can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Game On! (YA)

Tea Party Storytime

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

Kids arts and crafts storytime

You're invited!

Girls and Boys, join us for a tea party!

Together we’ll enjoy some (cold) tea and light snacks, followed by a read-a-long and craft.

Come dressed in your favorite tea party attire!

Limited seating...

Register
Tea Party Storytime

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Aug 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Arts and Crafts

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Arts and Crafts

Knitting

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Board Games

Fri, Aug 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come and enjopy playing with your friends

Board Games

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Joe The Magic Man

Fri, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages summer reading

Joe the Magic Man makes sure that all of his tricks and acts are enjoyable to all ages! From rabbits to doves, children would love to pet the animals involved in each of his shows.

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and...

Joe The Magic Man

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Kings Bay 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

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages music saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

*Remember to bring in your summer reading challenge and earn a sticker!*

Saturday Storytime!

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

Coloring Club

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy coloring activities with your friends and family

Coloring Club

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