E.g., Dec 16 2018
DEC
17

Story Play

Mon, Dec 17   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

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids jewelry making

Use many different types of beads to create necklaces and bracelets!

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
18

Read and Play

Tue, Dec 18   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

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 Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun

Teen Tech Time

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment

Teen Tech Time

Our Garden Club

Tue, Dec 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

DEC
19

Story Play

Wed, Dec 19   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

Yoga

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy music reading is fundamental

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Read and Play

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Read and Play

Cinema: The Florida Project

Wed, Dec 19   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but...

Cinema: The Florida Project

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Dec 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 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

DIY: Button Making

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create your own button with an image of your choice.

DIY: Button Making

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League!

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Chair Yoga

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come enjoy chair yoga at Flatlands Library! For adults only.

Chair Yoga

DEC
20

Creative Writing Workshop: Card Making

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing? Do you enjoy getting cards? Excellent! then come join us for an afternoon of writing cards, Holiday, Birthday, and poems. Writing supplies and decorating supplies will be provided.

Creative Writing Workshop: Card Making

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

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

Game on! Board Games

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

iPad Workshop

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

Kids Create: Beading

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Kids come and have fun with beads to create beautiful necklaces and bracelets!

Kids Create: Beading

Homework Help

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades 1-8

 we can help you with your homework

Homework questions? Come see our Homework Helper at Gerritsen Beach!

Homework Help

Books and Brews: Citizen: An American Lyric

Thu, Dec 20   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

Do you like beer and talking about books? Join us as we discuss Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine. 

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach Library...

Books and Brews: Citizen: An American Lyric

DEC
21

Children's Open Play

Fri, Dec 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Story Play

Fri, Dec 21   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.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Dec 21   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

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Dec 21   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Read and Play

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Read and Play

Kids Explore: Crochet

Fri, Dec 21   4:15 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids all ages crochet fiber arts kids explore

This December, come out to Gerritsen and learn the very basics of yarn craft from finger knitting to simple crochet. We will be working on simple projects and learning to master some of the basics together. All ages and levels are welcome at this...

Kids Explore: Crochet

After School Stories

Fri, Dec 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

DEC
22

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   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

Adult DIY Gift Bags

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us for a fun time making gift bags! They're cute and perfect for small gifts to friends and loved ones. Fabric, ribbons, and other supplies will be provided.This program is for adult patrons...

Adult DIY Gift Bags

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Sat, Dec 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

DEC
26

Story Play

Wed, Dec 26   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

Yoga

Wed, Dec 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Cancelled
Yoga

Read and Play

Wed, Dec 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Read and Play

Cinema: The Savages

Wed, Dec 26   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.

 

Cinema: The Savages

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Dec 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun

Teen Tech Time

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League!

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Chair Yoga

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come enjoy chair yoga at Flatlands Library! For adults only.

Chair Yoga

DEC
27

Midday Movie: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Thu, Dec 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults family movie movies movies at the library

Come join us for a mid-day move on December 27th from 2pm - 4pm, we're featuring the 1945 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a coming of age story based on the award winning book by Betty Smith. This movie is in black and white, rated PG, and can be...

Midday Movie: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

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

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

iPad Workshop

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

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