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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

Monday Storytime

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime toddler time

Join us at Mapleton and hear favorite songs, stories and tales read aloud. All ages welcome.

Monday Storytime

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

Coloring for kids

Mon, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

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

Kids Create Duplo

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Aug 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids kids tech time stem & steam video games

Come play games and have a great time with friends! At Kids Tech Time, kids have access to video games, laptops, and other surprising technology!

Kids Tech Time

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EQ Workshop (in Chinese)

Tue, Aug 20   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults branch design workshop

Emotional Quotient Workshop for Chinese immigrants ...

Register
EQ Workshop (in Chinese)

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

Computer in Chinese

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults computer basics

Learn the introductory Computer basics in Chinese

Computer in Chinese

Coloring for kids

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Kids Create Duplo

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

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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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

Story and Play

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years story play

stories, fingerplays, songs, games and lots of fun activities for both children and caregivers.

Story and Play

Coloring for kids

Wed, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Kids Create Duplo

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create 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

LEGO Challenge

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Show off your Master Builder Skills with our LEGO Challenge. Work in groups, pairs, or solo to complete LEGO build challenges.

LEGO Challenge

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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Coloring for kids

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Afternoon Playtime

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

non-public event

Afternoon Playtime

Kids Create Duplo

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Game On!

Thu, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Come play board games with us!

Game On!

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

Magic of Amore

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids magic show

Fantastic magic show by James Lazzarini.

Magic of Amore

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

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime

Stories, songs, and fun for little ones and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime

Coloring for kids

Fri, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

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 Duplo

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

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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

Coloring for kids

Sat, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

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

Kids Create Duplo

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime story play storytime

Afternoon storytime at Mapleton Branch.

Saturday Storytime

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Coloring for kids

Sun, Aug 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Kids Create Duplo

Sun, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

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