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Chess Club

Tue, Aug 20   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Enjoy a game of chess!  Instruction available for total beginners, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 and up. 

Chess Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 1 training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users understanding...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

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Little Scientists

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Story Play

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Yoga

Wed, Aug 21   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

Summer Story Play

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun program at your library.

For children, from birth to 5 years, with their parents or caregivers

Summer Story Play

Build with LEGO

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Build with LEGO

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years preschool

Come get creative and build with DUPLO blocks while socializing with other toddlers and their caregivers.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Cinema: Isn't It Romantic

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Isn’t It Romantic

A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy (PG-13, 1hr 29 min)

Starring: Rebel...

Cinema: Isn't It Romantic

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 2 training is designed specifically for those who have knowledge on computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces PC users to understanding/...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Build with Lego: Star Colonies

Wed, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids after school build with lego stem & steam

Come build with us! Put your master builder skills to the test.

 

Age 4 and up!

Build with Lego:  Star Colonies

Chair Yoga

Wed, Aug 21   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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 21   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults conversations english conversation group esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  

Free! - No registration required!

English Conversation Group

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ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids summer reading closing celebration

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having dance party fun.  This summer dance under the stars, in orbit, and...

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Join us and celebrate the end of Summer Reading with a dance party.

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having...

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Joe The Magic Man

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids all ages magic show summer reading

Prepare to be amazed as Brooklyn’s own “Joe the Magic Man” delights with magic.  Music, illusions, and full audience participation make this a delightful experience for the entire family. All ages are welcome.

Joe The Magic Man

Books and Brews: Florida

Thu, Aug 22   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:

Florida by Lauren Groff

August 22nd @ 8 PM

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach Library...

Books and Brews: Florida

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 23   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

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Aug 23   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

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 23   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. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and get a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

Kids Create

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   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, Aug 24   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Kids saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Poetry Club

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults poetry

Discuss poetry in a  comfortable setting.

Poetry Club

Reading Coach

Sat, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

ATTENDING MORE READING PROGRAMS INCREASES YOUR CHILD'S CHANCE OF IMPROVING THEIR SKILLS!

This free interactive series is designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all...

Reading Coach

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Story Play

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Loving Kindness Meditation

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for a loving kindness meditation, every monday in August. 

Loving Kindness Meditation

Children's Open Play

Mon, Aug 26   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

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts & crafts, here we come!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

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Babies & Books

Tue, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Babies & Books

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 27   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Enjoy a game of chess!  Instruction available for total beginners, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 and up. 

Chess Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

Tue, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 1 training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson intrduces new PC users to understanding...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

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Story Play

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Yoga

Wed, Aug 28   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

Summer Story Play

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun program at your library.

For children, from birth to 5 years, with their parents or caregivers

Summer Story Play

Cinema: The Upside

Wed, Aug 28   2:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired to help him. (PG-13, 2hrs 6 min)...

Cinema: The Upside

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 2 training is designed specifically for those who have knowledge on computers or who feel they need more instruction before confidenlty using a computer.

This lesson introduces PC users to understanding/...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Chair Yoga

Wed, Aug 28   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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 28   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults conversations english conversation group esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  

Free! - No registration required!

English Conversation Group

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ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Aug 29   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

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 30   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

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Aug 30   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

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids first five years

We are sad to announce that this will be our final RIF program. Please stop in and pick up your final books! It's been a pleasure serving our youth and supporting their interest in life-long reading. 

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 31   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

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Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

Tue, Sep 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 1 training is designed specifically those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instrcution before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to understanding...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 1

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Story Play

Wed, Sep 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Cinema: Captain Marvel

Wed, Sep 4   1:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

(PG-13, 2h 3m)

Carol Danvers becomes one of the Universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races....

Cinema: Captain Marvel

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