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JUL
23

Kids Create: Beads!

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for making your very own beaded bracelets and necklaces! 

Kids Create: Beads!

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults computer basics 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

JUL
24

Tot Art

Wed, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   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, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: A Dog's Way Home

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A female dog travels 400 miles in search of her owner throughout a Colorado wilderness. (PG, 1 hr 36 min)

Starring: Ashley Judd, Jonah Hauer-King, Edward James...

Cinema: A Dog's Way Home

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jul 24   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

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jul 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 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

JUL
25

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy kids explore literacy

Come join us for singing, dancing, and some great stories.

Babies & Books

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

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

Books and Brews: Heart Berries

Thu, Jul 25   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:

Heart Berries by Therese Marie Mailhot

July 25th at 7 PM

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach...

Books and Brews: Heart Berries

JUL
26

Tot Art

Fri, Jul 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Fri, Jul 26   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

Kids Create: Crafts!

Fri, Jul 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Come join us as we explore space themed crafts and lots of other fun art activities. But please be prepared to get messy... you never know what kind of surprises we have in store!

Kids Create: Crafts!

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids 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)

Read and Play

Fri, Jul 26   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years autism developmental disabilities first five years inclusive services

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

Read and Play

JUL
27

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Sat, Jul 27   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Teen Tech Time

Sat, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

JUL
29

Children's Open Play

Mon, Jul 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   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

Build with LEGO

Mon, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

JUL
30

Kids Create: Beads!

Tue, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for making your very own beaded bracelets and necklaces! 

Kids Create: Beads!

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults computer basics 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

JUL
31

Yoga

Wed, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: On the Basis of Sex

Wed, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that led to the Supreme Court. (PG-13, 2 hrs)

...

Cinema: On the Basis of Sex

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jul 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 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

AUG
1

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Aug 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids table-top & board games

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

Game on! Board Games

AUG
2

Tot Art

Fri, Aug 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Fri, Aug 2   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 2   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, Aug 2   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids first five years

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

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Read and Play

Fri, Aug 2   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years autism developmental disabilities first five years inclusive services

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

Read and Play

AUG
3

Celebrate the inaugural International Lou Reed Tai Chi Day with Meditation and Tai Chi Demonstrations

Sat, Aug 3   8:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults bpl presents

Late Brooklyn-born musician Lou Reed studied Tai chi for 30 years and was a passionate advocate for the practice to promote mental and physical well-being. Ren Guang Yi, Reed's teacher for 12 years, and other teachers from different disciplines...

Featured Event Register
Celebrate the inaugural International Lou Reed Tai Chi Day with Meditation and Tai Chi Demonstrations

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 3   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Lego Club

Sat, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids autism build with lego developmental disabilities inclusive services

Imagine It!! Build It!!.  Do you enjoy creating projects? Join us for an afternoon of LEGO projects.

Lego Club

AUG
5

Story Play

Mon, Aug 5   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

Loving Kindness Meditation

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for a loving kindness meditation, every monday in August. 

Loving Kindness Meditation

Children's Open Play

Mon, Aug 5   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   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

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts & crafts, here we come!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Build with LEGO

Mon, Aug 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

AUG
6

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Aug 6   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

AUG
7

Story Play

Wed, Aug 7   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

Yoga

Wed, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Aug 7   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

Cinema: What Men Want

Wed, Aug 7   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men’s thoughts. (R, 1 hr 57...

Cinema: What Men Want

Chair Yoga

Wed, Aug 7   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

AUG
8

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Aug 8   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

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

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