E.g., Sep 24 2019
SEP
23

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 5 years...

Toddler Time

Play Time

Mon, Sep 23   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Sep 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in English.

All are...

Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

SEP
24

National Voter Registration Day. Register to Vote at the Library!

Tue, Sep 24   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults citizenship

September 24 - National Voter Registration Day. Are you vote ready? Register in September - vote in November.

National Voter Registration Day. Register to Vote at the Library!

Citizenship Class Registration

Tue, Sep 24   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Prepare for Citizenship Program

Attend free Citizenship Preparation...

Citizenship Class Registration

ESOL Class

Tue, Sep 24   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Sep 24   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.

Chair yoga

Tue, Sep 24   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Tue, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class,...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Reading Circle. Book Discussion: Inheritance by Dani Shapiro.

Tue, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults book discussion

"The acclaimed and beloved author of Hourglass now gives us a new memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets--a real-time exploration of the staggering discovery she made last year about her father, and her struggle to piece together...

Reading Circle. Book Discussion: Inheritance by Dani Shapiro.

Resume & Career Help (Eastern Parkway)

Tue, Sep 24   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

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 (Eastern Parkway)

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

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Tue, Sep 24   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

Adults adult learning citizenship literacy

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen we can help!

 

Join our free exam preparation groups!  Seating is limited.

For more information and to confirm attendance please call the Literacy Zone/ Family...

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

SEP
25

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults knitting and crocheting

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

ESOL Class

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Play Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Sep 25   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship

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

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call  718-236-4086 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

SEP
26

ESOL Class

Thu, Sep 26   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Sep 26   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

Introduction to Lynda.com

Thu, Sep 26   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Lynda.com is an online learning company that helps users “learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.” They offer 130,000 high quality instructional video-based online courses in a variety...

Introduction to Lynda.com

Coloring Club

Thu, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy coloring activities with your friends and family

Coloring Club

Brooklyn Robotics League Registration

Thu, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids bklyn robotics league kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

This year’s theme is City Shaper; kids and teens (ages 9-14) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport teams into space.

In partnership with NYC First, BPL will host weekly workshops leading up to...

Brooklyn Robotics League Registration

Writing to Improve Your English

Thu, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol writing workshop

Learn to express yourself on paper

You may be the next

Shakespeare

Writing to Improve Your English

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Sep 26   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adult Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

SEP
27

Health Insurance Info Table

Fri, Sep 27   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults health and wellness

Get health insurance information from a specialist from the NYC Department of Social Services Human Resources Administration.

Health Insurance Info Table

ESOL Class

Fri, Sep 27   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Sep 27   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.

Board Games

Fri, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come and enjoy playing with your friends

Board Games

Cross Cultural Conversations

Fri, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults conversations

Discussion of all things human. 

Cross Cultural Conversations

SEP
28

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids first five years open-house saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Coloring Club

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create open-house

Enjoy coloring activities with your friends and family

Coloring Club

Friends and Fun

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids arts and crafts welcoming week

Everyone is welcomed here.  Join us for this fun filled hour of arts and crafts, balloon animals, painting and tattooing.

Sponsored by the New Utrecht Friends

Friends and Fun

Open House

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Rugby Library

Kids all ages open-house

Come and explore the Rugby Interim Branch and have your library record updated.

Open House

Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

Sat, Sep 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids live music music open-house

Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life.

Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

Performing Arts. Simon Grinberg sings popular Jewish songs: Holiday concert

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults live music music open-house performance

Simon (Semyon) Grinberg, a famous Jewish/Russian singer, now lives in Brooklyn. He successfully performed in Moscow Jewish Theater Freylekhs and then in American Theater on Broadway Folksbiene. He is a Prizewinner of the USSR Music Festival in...

Performing Arts. Simon Grinberg sings popular Jewish songs: Holiday concert

Concert- Italian Art Songs with Keith Milkie and James Besser

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults live music music welcoming week

Baritone Keith Milkie and Pianist James Besser present Schirmer’s Library of Musical Classics “The 24 Italian Songs and Arias of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth century,” a classical collection of Baroque and antique arias and arietas.

...

Concert- Italian Art Songs with Keith Milkie and James Besser

SEP
30

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Mon, Sep 30   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Make an appointment to meet with an attorney who will assist you in applying for citizenship

NYCitizenship provides free legal help with citizenship application, and financial counseling, at The New Utrecht Branch. As part of...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 5 years...

Toddler Time

Play Time

Mon, Sep 30   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Sep 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in English.

All are...

Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

OCT
1

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Oct 1   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.

Chair yoga

Tue, Oct 1   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

Resume & Career Help (Eastern Parkway)

Tue, Oct 1   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Learning Center

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 (Eastern Parkway)

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Grantee Celebration with Senator Andrew Gounardes

Tue, Oct 1   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults community partner conversations

Senator Andrew Gounardes will is holding a Grantee Celebration event to bring together groups doing work in the 22nd District.

Grantee Celebration with Senator Andrew Gounardes

OCT
2

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Oct 2   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults knitting and crocheting

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

ESOL Class

Wed, Oct 2   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Book Discussion - The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna by Juliet Grames

Wed, Oct 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults book discussion

Join us for a lively discussion of The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna by Juliet Grames.  Pick up your copy at the New Utrecht Branch.

 

Book Discussion - The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna by Juliet Grames

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