E.g., Jan 17 2019
JAN
17

Chess Club

Thu, Jan 17   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jan 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Jan 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood 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.

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Build with DUPLO

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Jan 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, Jan 17   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

2nd floor Community Room

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Jan 17   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

Creative Arts for Teens

Thu, Jan 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens diy

Discover your hidden talents! Come hang out with your peers while participating in creative DIY activities.

Creative Arts for Teens

Change Agents: Be Kind Bookmarks

Thu, Jan 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids

Decorate a bookmark with positive, uplifting, encouraging messages, then slip into random books on your library's shelves.

Change Agents: Be Kind Bookmarks

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jan 17   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Toastmasters

Thu, Jan 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? Learn useful tips and tricks that will help you develop your speaking skills and reach your goals.

Toastmasters

JAN
18

Chess Club

Fri, Jan 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Story Play

Fri, Jan 18   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 18   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

Resume Job Prep

Fri, Jan 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults career resume

Get yourself started or edit your current resume. 

Get format, updating and uploading tips.

Walk-ins accepted.

Resume Job Prep

After School Homework Help

Fri, Jan 18   12:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Bowling & Karaoke Fridays!

Fri, Jan 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens karaoke techknowledge

Start your weekend early with some fun! Join us on Fridays for friendly competitive virtual bowling with your peers. Also, practice or showcase your singing talent with karaoke!

Bowling & Karaoke Fridays!

Read and Play

Fri, Jan 18   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, Jan 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

JAN
19

Computer Basics

Sat, Jan 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Computer Basics 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 to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 19   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

Adult DIY Needlepoint Coasters

Sat, Jan 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us for a fun time making coasters, stencils, yarn, and needles will be suppllied. Bring your friends and imagination!

Adult DIY Needlepoint Coasters

JAN
20

Chess Club

Sun, Jan 20   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

JAN
22

Chess Club

Tue, Jan 22   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Overeaters Anonymous

Tue, Jan 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults support groups

2nd floor Community Room

Overeaters Anonymous

Read and Play

Tue, Jan 22   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

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

Email Basics

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning email techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Adult Coloring

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

Adult Coloring

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Tue, Jan 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school build with lego stem & steam

Have fun building with LEGO while making new friends!

Ages 6-12.

Build with LEGO

Build with LEGO

Tue, Jan 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids

Join us to take on a LEGO challenge or use your imagination to build your own unique creation.

Build with LEGO

Community Service Club

Tue, Jan 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens

Teens—do you need community service credit? Do you enjoy making crafts, reading, or using the computer? Visit our branch any Tuesday from 4pm-5pm to earn an hour of community service credit doing what you enjoy:

--Draw a greeting card for...

Community Service Club

Our Garden Club

Tue, Jan 22   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

JAN
23

Chess Club

Wed, Jan 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Story Play

Wed, Jan 23   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

Wed, Jan 23   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and play time. Tickets will be distributed at the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0 to 5 years.

Story Play

Read and Play

Wed, Jan 23   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

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Jan 23   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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Teen Time

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens techknowledge teen time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, and board...

Teen Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jan 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jan 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens teen tech time

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

Teen Tech Time

JAN
24

Chess Club

Thu, Jan 24   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood 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

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.

Featured Event
Creative Writing Workshop: Metaphor

Microsoft Word Basics

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

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

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