E.g., Oct 18 2018
OCT
18

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Oct 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Oct 18   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Creative Writing Workshop: Theme

Thu, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing and need to find time to write? Come to the Flatlands library and let your creative side show! If you like to write come and share your work! If you don't like to write come and write down why! For this class we will discuss...

Creative Writing Workshop: Theme

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Oct 18   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

FamilyMovie -

Thu, Oct 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

FamilyMovie -

OCT
19

Story Play

Fri, Oct 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 the information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Oct 19   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

French Storytime

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime

Join us for stories and songs in French for children and their parents or caregivers.

 

French Storytime

Game On!

Fri, Oct 19   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 5-12.

Game On!

Read and Play

Fri, Oct 19   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

After School Stories

Fri, Oct 19   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

OCT
20

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool 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...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years preschool ready set kindergarten

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. 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,...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

English Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   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

Build with Lego Mindstorms

Sat, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of building fundamentals and programming basics to create robots.

Build with Lego Mindstorms

Team Up to Read

Sat, Oct 20   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...

Register
Team Up to Read

Teen Tech Time

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Nannies' Fairy Tales Writing Workshop

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults creative writing nannies fairy tales writing workshops writing workshop

Brooklyn Public Library invites nannies and babysitters to participate in a dynamic FREE eight-week Saturday creative writing workshop where you can develop your writing skills and create an original story.

Saturdays, 2 pm on October...

Featured Event Register
Nannies' Fairy Tales Writing Workshop

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Sat, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Come learn the basics of citizenship exam preparation - FREE. Please Pre-Register by contacting the Leonard Library: 718-486-6006. Thank you.

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Teen: Succeeding in Your First Job

Sat, Oct 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens

Join this Q&A session on how to succeed in your first job.

Teen: Succeeding in Your First Job

OCT
22

Story Play

Mon, Oct 22   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

Story Play

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Listening to a story and play toys.

Story Play

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids jewelry making

Use many different types of beads to create necklaces and bracelets!

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

OCT
23

Read and Play

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 4:45 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

Chair Yoga

Tue, Oct 23   1:45 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults yoga

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults crochet fiber arts

Knit, crochet, and chat!

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Cancelled
Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

Our Garden Club

Tue, Oct 23   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

Yoga

Tue, Oct 23   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

Yoga

OCT
24

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Toddler Time

Story Play

Wed, Oct 24   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, Oct 24   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

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 24   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Read and Play

Wed, Oct 24   1:00 pm to 4:45 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

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Oct 24   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

Teen DIY: Coffee Scrub

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create  your own low cost body scrub.

Teen DIY: Coffee Scrub

Book Adventures

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Book Adventures - A read aloud program followed by activities inspired by arts and  crafts. Ages: 5 to 12.

Book Adventures

Green Series: Amitav Ghosh on The Great Derangement & Climate Change

Wed, Oct 24   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults author talks bpl presents environment green series

Are we deranged? In the October Green Series, the acclaimed Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh argues that future generations may well think so. How else to explain our imaginative failure in the face of global warming? In his first major book of...

Register
Green Series: Amitav Ghosh on The Great Derangement & Climate Change

OCT
25

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Oct 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Oct 25   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Book Discussion:Beloved by Toni Morrison

Thu, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults book discussion

Looking for a new book to read? Here's a suggestion, Beloved by Toni Morrison. Read the book and come to the discussion on October 25th at 2pm. Loved it? Great! Hated it? Come tell us why! Book discussion for adults in the Flatlands Branch...

Book Discussion:Beloved by Toni Morrison

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Come play classic board games at the library with your friends!

Game on! Board Games

FamilyMovie -

Thu, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

FamilyMovie -

IEP Binder-Building Party with Understood

Thu, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults adhd inclusive services learning disabilities

Understood wants to help you stay organized. Build a free IEP binder and swap tips with other parents.

Cancelled
IEP Binder-Building Party with Understood

OCT
26

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Oct 26   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

close navigation