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JUL
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   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, Jul 20   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

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us as we paint, color, and enjoy an hour of open craft activity.

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids summer reading

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another...

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids stem & steam summer reading

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another...

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Poetry Club

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults poetry

Discuss poetry in a  comfortable setting.

Poetry Club

JUL
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten storytime

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

JUL
22

Tot Art

Mon, Jul 22   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

Mon, Jul 22   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

Children's Open Play

Mon, Jul 22   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, Jul 22   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, Jul 22   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
23

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

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!

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 23   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids after school chess workshop

Enjoy a game of chess!  Instruction available for total beginners, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 and up. 

Chess Club

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

Summer Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun program at your library.

For children, from birth to 5 years, with their parents or caregivers

Summer Story Play

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

Kids Create: Galaxy Art

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Let our galaxy inspire you to create.

Ages 6 to 12 only!

Kids Create: Galaxy Art

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

Storytime in Motion

Thu, Jul 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

The “Storytime in Motion” will be utilizing creative movements to explore different stories. This is a fun way for child to learn stories by using music and dance as well as their imagination in a fun environment.

Ages 3 to 5 Years...

Storytime in Motion

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

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

Poetry Club

Sat, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults poetry

Discuss poetry in a  comfortable setting.

Poetry Club

JUL
28

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten storytime

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 30   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

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!

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 30   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids after school chess workshop

Enjoy a game of chess!  Instruction available for total beginners, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 and up. 

Chess Club

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

Summer Story Play

Wed, Jul 31   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun program at your library.

For children, from birth to 5 years, with their parents or caregivers

Summer Story Play

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

Libary Lab: Magnus Glider

Wed, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids library lab stem & steam summer reading

Build a glider with household materials that uses the same physics as a curve ball

 

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 12) and their families. Explore Science...

Libary Lab: Magnus Glider

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

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