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OCT
23

Read and Play

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 4:45 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, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Our Garden Club

Tue, Oct 23   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

Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Tue, Oct 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Older Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Drawing & Watercolor with Leonid Filitsyan

Come and join us in this eight-week session workshop. Participants will learn about various techniques in drawing and creating watercolor masterpieces.

...
Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

Cancelled
English Conversation Group

Never To Late To Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. The first part of this lesson covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

The...

Never To Late To Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

OCT
24

Story Play

Wed, Oct 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

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Read and Play

Wed, Oct 24   1:00 pm to 4:45 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

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Oct 24   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 DIY: Coffee Scrub

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

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create  your own low cost body scrub.

Teen DIY: Coffee Scrub

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

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Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

OCT
25

Read for the Record: Maybe Something Beautiful

Thu, Oct 25   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years read for the record storytime

Celebrate literacy by participating in the largest shared reading experience across the US.

Enjoy a special reading of Maybe Something Beautiful, written by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell and illustrated by Rafael Lopez, plus a...

Read for the Record: Maybe Something Beautiful

Book Discussion:Beloved by Toni Morrison

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

Adults book discussion

Looking for a new book to read? Here's a suggestion, Beloved by Toni Morrison. Read the book and come to the discussion on October 25th at 2pm. Loved it? Great! Hated it? Come tell us why! Book discussion for adults in the Flatlands Branch...

Book Discussion:Beloved by Toni Morrison

Join the Kensington Book Club: The ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE, a War Story by Diane Ackerman

Thu, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults and your families are welcome to join us.

This non-fiction book is based on a true story during WWII. It reveals the...

Join the Kensington Book Club: The ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE, a War Story by Diane Ackerman

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Oct 25   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

Homework Help

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

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kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Explore: Magic Card Tricks

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Want to impress your friends and family with easy magic tricks? This is the program for you! Recommended program for tweens aged 8-12.

Kids Explore: Magic Card Tricks

IEP Binder-Building Party with Understood

Thu, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults adhd inclusive services learning disabilities

Understood wants to help you stay organized. Build a free IEP binder and swap tips with other parents.

Cancelled
IEP Binder-Building Party with Understood

OCT
26

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Oct 26   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

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Fri, Oct 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Get ready for a serious jam session that will get everyone up and dancing! Jam with Jamie and Friends come armed with guitar and bubbles, ready to jam out to traditional children's songs, rock n' roll oldies, and today's hits.

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Oct 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Read and Play

Fri, Oct 26   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

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

After School Stories

Fri, Oct 26   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

OCT
27

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten

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...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

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 &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Team Up to Read

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

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

Register
Team Up to Read

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years russian saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Saturday Storytime

OCT
29

Story Play

Mon, Oct 29   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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

A Virtual Tour in Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Oct 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic) with Librarian Shirley

Kids Create: Collage Making

Mon, Oct 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Join us for a fun arts and crafts session!

Kids Create: Collage Making

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 29   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

OCT
30

Read and Play

Tue, Oct 30   1:00 pm to 4:45 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

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 30   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Our Garden Club

Tue, Oct 30   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

Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Tue, Oct 30   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Older Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Drawing & Watercolor with Leonid Filitsyan

Come and join us in this eight-week session workshop. Participants will learn about various techniques in drawing and creating watercolor masterpieces.

...
Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

E-Books / Internet Resources

Tue, Oct 30   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

  IPart: Come and get introduced to BKLYN E-Books & Media downloadble collection that can be read or played on PC, tablets, e-readers and other portable devices.

  IIPart: This part offers a tour on Brooklyn Public Library...

E-Books / Internet Resources

OCT
31

Story Play

Wed, Oct 31   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

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