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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

Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 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

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

Kids Create: Lanyard

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

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 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 summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

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

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Join us for children's programming all about space.

Kids Explore: Space

Book Club: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

Thu, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults book club summer reading

“If three characters were good in Big Little Lies, nine are even better in Nine Perfect Strangers.” ―Lisa Scottoline, The New York Times Book Review

Liane Moriarty's latest offering is a hugely enjoyable psychological...

Book Club: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

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

Resume Help by Appointment

Fri, Jul 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Get your resume and cover letter ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch! Register below with your email address to make an appointment. We can help make a resume from scratch, or just be a...

Register
Resume Help by Appointment

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

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Jul 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Jul 26   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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Jul 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

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

Saturday Storytime

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

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

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

Kids Create

Mon, Jul 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for a craft project. Children of all ages are welcome!

Kids Create

JUL
30

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Jul 30   11:30 am to 12:30 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Game On!

Tue, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids game on! kids explore

Join us on the children's floor for your favorite board games.

Game On!

Microsoft Word Basics

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

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

English Conversation Group

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

Adults english conversation group

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

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

Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 31   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

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

Kids Create: Lanyard

Wed, Jul 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 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 summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Aug 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Join us for children's programming all about space.

Kids Explore: Space

AUG
2

Resume Help by Appointment

Fri, Aug 2   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Get your resume and cover letter ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch! Register below with your email address to make an appointment. We can help make a resume from scratch, or just be a...

Register
Resume Help by Appointment

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

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