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JAN
24

Creative Writing Workshop: Metaphor

Thu, Jan 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing? Great, come write with us! We'll be exploring metaphors and how to use them to enhance your stories. Paper and pencils will be supplied.

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Creative Writing Workshop: Metaphor

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

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

Homework Help

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 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

Adult Coloring

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

Come to adult coloring, express yourself creatively and have a good time.

 

Adult Coloring

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids

A chess teacher helps children and teenagers to improve their game.

Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

JAN
25

Story Play

Fri, Jan 25   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

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Jan 25   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, Jan 25   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

Facebook

Fri, Jan 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Facebook is a social networking site that makes it easy for you to connect and share with your family and friends online.

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Facebook

Knitting

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Read and Play

Fri, Jan 25   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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time: Video Games

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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

Teen Tech Time: Video Games

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Jan 25   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 Explore: Puzzles

Fri, Jan 25   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

Kids Tech Time: Ozobots

Fri, Jan 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids

Ozobots are a fun interactive way for kids to inbtroduce kids to coding. Using markers, kids can take control of a little robot!

Kids Tech Time: Ozobots

After School Stories

Fri, Jan 25   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

JAN
26

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Jan 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

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Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   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, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Jan 26   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

Little Scientists

Sat, Jan 26   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Duplo

Sat, Jan 26   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

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Enjoy a  Duplo program.

Build with Duplo

Teen Tech Time

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 4:45 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

Build with Lego

Sat, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a Lego program..

Build with Lego

JAN
28

Story Play

Mon, Jan 28   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, Jan 28   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 Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 1) with Librarian Shirley!

Mon, Jan 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the New Year?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel &...

A Virtual Travel Tour in New Zealand (Part 1) with Librarian Shirley!

Kids Create: Collage Making

Mon, Jan 28   3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Use a variety of craft items to create what's in your imagingation!

Kids Create: Collage Making

Homework Help

Mon, Jan 28   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

Family Movie: Christopher Robin

Mon, Jan 28   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids family movie

Join the Sunset Park Library as we close out the month of January with a showing of the Disney film, Christopher Robin, in honor of National Winnie the Pooh Day (January 18th).

Synopsis: A working-class family man, Christopher Robin,...

Family Movie: Christopher Robin

Kids Create: 3D Printing

Mon, Jan 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Learn the basics of what 3D Printing is and where we can apply it in everyday life.

Kids Create: 3D Printing

After School Homework Help

Mon, Jan 28   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

JAN
29

Great Stories to Tell and Share

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

Come to a new Adult program, Great  Short  Stories to Tell and Share, We will read and  discuss great short stories from many countries and cultures  We welcome your input.

THIS PROGRAM IS POSTPONED...

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Great Stories to Tell and Share

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Jan 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults microsoft office techknowledge

PowerPoint is a presentation software that allows you to create slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics is for students that are interested in becoming familiar with the...

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Read and Play

Tue, Jan 29   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

Read and Play

Tue, Jan 29   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park 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

Twitter

Tue, Jan 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them.

Twitter

Homework Help

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 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

Teen Time

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

Our Garden Club

Tue, Jan 29   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

After School Stories

Tue, Jan 29   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jan 29   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

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jan 29   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

JAN
30

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Story Play

Wed, Jan 30   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

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and play. All while making new friends!

Toddler Time

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Jan 30   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

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