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Story Play

Mon, Aug 19   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 19   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 19   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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 19   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 20   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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens after school teen tech time video games

Play video games with us!

Everyone from 11-21 is welcome to join us.

Teen Tech Time

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

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Come join Kids Tech Time with dancing on the Xbox, some IPads fun and YouTube music videos.

Kids Tech Time

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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

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

Library Lab: Speaker Assembly

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens library lab stem & steam

Make electrical connections and practice wiring.

Solder pieces together to create a set of working speakers that you can keep!

 

Library Lab: Speaker Assembly

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

Ask-A-Tech

Wed, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or finding your way around the internet? No time to attend a formal class? Come and “Ask a Tech” for personalized assistance.

Ask-A-Tech

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Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens teen tech time video games

Do you play videogames?

Play with a PS4, or X-box in this friendly competitive gaming session.

Teen Tech Time

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

3-D Printing

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

Come bring your imagination to life in 3-D!

3-D Printing

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

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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)

Summer Reading Closing Celebration

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Wish summer a fond fairwell at our closing celebration.

Come in for games and activities. 

Complete your gameboard and get two free tickets to a Nets game at the Barclay's Center. 

 

Summer Reading Closing Celebration

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Resume & Career Help

Sat, Aug 24   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults adult learning career resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what employers are looking for in today's job market?  Not sure what to say in interviews? 

We can help!  Come and meet one-on-one with our...

Resume & Career Help

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

Drop-In-Tech Time

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

Come have fun with some cool Technology!

(Time varies- time slots are between 2:00-4:30)

Kids are welcome too!

Drop-In-Tech Time

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

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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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids free summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens after school teen tech time video games

Play video games with us!

Everyone from 11-21 is welcome to join us.

Teen Tech Time

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

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Come join Kids Tech Time with dancing on the Xbox, some IPads fun and YouTube music videos.

Kids Tech Time

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