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NOV
16

Story Play

Fri, Nov 16   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, Nov 16   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

Ask a Tech

Fri, Nov 16   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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 16   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

5th Ave. Committee Information Desk

Fri, Nov 16   2:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

5th Ave. Committee holds information desk on how to apply for a job of commercial driver.

5th Ave. Committee Information Desk

Read and Play

Fri, Nov 16   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, Nov 16   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, Nov 16   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

Astronomy Night

Fri, Nov 16   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Take a look through our telescope and see a celestial body up close! We will have our telescope set up outside the library.

*This program may be canceled based upon the weather. Rain, snow, or clouds will cancel the program, please...

Astronomy Night

NOV
17

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam 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 help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   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, Nov 17   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, Nov 17   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, Nov 17   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...

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Team Up to Read

Teen DIY: Bath Bombs

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create your own bath bomb.

Teen DIY: Bath Bombs

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   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

NOV
18

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Nov 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

Preparation for children nearing kindergarten age.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

NOV
19

Story Play

Mon, Nov 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

Mon, Nov 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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

A Virtual Tour in Taiwan, R.O.C. (Asia) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Nov 19   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 Taiwan, R.O.C. (Asia) with Librarian Shirley

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts: Model Magic

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Join us for a fun arts and crafts session!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts: Model Magic

Homework Help

Mon, Nov 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

Game On!

Mon, Nov 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

NOV
20

Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Read and Play

Tue, Nov 20   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, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 20   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

Children's Movie

Tue, Nov 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Call the Ryder branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Our Garden Club

Tue, Nov 20   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, Nov 20   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.

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Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 20   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

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Nov 20   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

NOV
21

Story Play

Wed, Nov 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.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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

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Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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

Story Time

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Nov 21   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

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

After School Homework Help

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Chair Yoga

Wed, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Nov 21   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!

Falun Dafa Exercise

Wed, Nov 21   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relieve stress and enjoy peace of mind through meditation and exercise.

Falun Dafa Exercise

NOV
23

Story Play

Fri, Nov 23   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

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