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DEC
15

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   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

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Dec 15   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, Dec 15   11:00 am to 11:45 am   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years russian saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs !

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 15   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us every Saturday afternoon for new tales and classic stories read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Teen Tech Time

Sat, Dec 15   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

DEC
17

Ask a Tech

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Dec 17   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

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

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

Homework Help

Mon, Dec 17   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

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids gaming kids tech time techknowledge

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

 

Kids Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotic League

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and...space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by Octorber 5th.

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

Brooklyn Robotic League

DEC
18

iPad Basics Class

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults 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 Basics Class

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

Library Lab: Construction

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids

Join us on Tuesday afternoons this fall for construction challenges with LEGO and more. Learn about architecture and engineering and most importantly have fun!

Library Lab: Construction

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 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, 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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 18   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

Never Too Late to Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 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 Too Late to Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Dec 19   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

Ask a Tech

Wed, Dec 19   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

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 19   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

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

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

Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   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

Afterschool Video

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

Kids

Join us every Wednesday afternoon this fall to watch episodes of your favorite animated TV shows!

Afterschool Video

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

Teen Tech Time

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

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

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

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Dec 19   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us to view the moon through our very own telescope! 

All ages are invited!

 

**WEATHER PERMITTING PROGRAM**

Featured Event
Look Up! Astronomy Night

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

A Virtual Tour in Chaplin’s World by virtually visiting Switzerland and the Alps with our TRS Nataliya and Librarian Shirley!

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

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after Thanksgiving?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

...
A Virtual Tour in Chaplin’s World by virtually visiting Switzerland and the Alps with our TRS Nataliya and Librarian Shirley!

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

Homework Help

Thu, Dec 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 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

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles and math puzzles, oh my! Join us for all types of puzzles for kids of all ages. You won't want to miss these brain teasers.

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Citizenship Prep Group

Thu, Dec 20   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

DEC
21

Babies & Books

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

Babies & Books

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

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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

Brooklyn Robotic League

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and...space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by Octorber 5th.

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

Brooklyn Robotic League

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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick 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

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Dec 21   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

Kids Create:Digital Stills

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids Create: Digital Stills is for kids who want to try their hand at drawing with iPads. Participants will be able to use iPads to virtually finger-paint and digitally sketch.

Kids Create:Digital Stills

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