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JUL
17

Summer Story Play

Wed, Jul 17   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

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-36 months.

Babies and Books

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jul 17   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

Wed, Jul 17   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids storytime summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Today's Program: Be Curious!...

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

Library Lab: Rocket Launch

Wed, Jul 17   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids library lab summer reading

Design your own paper rocket, launch it, and see how far it will fly.

 

Ages 6 to 12 years old only

 

Library Lab:  Rocket Launch

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics Part 2 training is designed for those who already have knowledge on computers but may also need to have more instruction before  confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces PC users to understanding/uploading...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics Part: 2

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Jul 17   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

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Intro to Radio Podcasting

JUL
18

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Jul 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Adults all ages conversations

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee

Library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with...

Coffee & Conversation

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Celebrate Reading with LINC (Story and Craft)

Thu, Jul 18   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts storytime

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to celebrate the joy reading.  Hear a wonderful story and then do a craft afterwards.  Receive a free book to take home each time you attend. 

This program is...

Celebrate Reading with LINC (Story and Craft)

Storytime in Motion

Thu, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

The “Storytime in Motion” will be utilizing creative movements to explore different stories. This is a fun way for child to learn stories by using music and dance as well as their imagination in a fun environment.

Ages 3 to 5 Years...

Storytime in Motion

JUL
19

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 19   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

Fri, Jul 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults career resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

This is...

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

Stories & Snacks

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Each session children ages 2-5 will hear stories and enjoy a snack!  

Stories & Snacks

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Build with LEGOs and DUPLOs

Fri, Jul 19   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam summer reading

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

Hang out with your friends or meet new people

Build with LEGOs and DUPLOs

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens computer basics

Teens ages 9-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from a librarian.

Teen Computer Lab

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Fri, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club summer reading

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

JUL
20

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Jul 20   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric techknowledge

This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment.

This course has 3 mandatory...

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Video Production in the Field

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

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 help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   New Lots Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids summer reading

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another...

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids stem & steam summer reading

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another...

Aliens: Escape from Earth by ScienceTellers

Poetry Club

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults poetry

Discuss poetry in a  comfortable setting.

Poetry Club

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Sat, Jul 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens book club summer reading

Each Teen chooses his/her own book, weekly discussions on each participant's book that includes share your voice, insight into grammar; vocabulary building; word games etc. There will be prizes and a snack

TEEN BOOK CLUB

JUL
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten storytime

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 help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

JUL
22

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jul 22   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Book Club

Mon, Jul 22   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids babies & books book club

Children in grades 2-4 will read nad discuss a book together!  Come sign up at the front desk!  

Kids Book Club

Game On! Board Games

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids game on! summer reading

Come and play some of your favorite board games including Monopoly, Jenga, Connect Four, Uno, Candyland and more.

Game On! Board Games

JUL
23

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Tue, Jul 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 23   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, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Gardening Club

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids gardening kids explore summer reading

Children will explore the magic of watching a tiny seed turn into something they can eat. Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants.

Kids Gardening Club

Chess Club

Tue, Jul 23   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: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens summer reading teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jul 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school reading is fundamental summer reading

Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.  Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JUL
24

Summer Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   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

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-36 months.

Babies and Books

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Wed, Jul 24   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids storytime summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Today’s Program: Making...

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Kids Create: Galaxy Art

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Let our galaxy inspire you to create.

Ages 6 to 12 only!

Kids Create: Galaxy Art

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Jul 24   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

Register
Intro to Radio Podcasting

JUL
25

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Jul 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Adults all ages conversations

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee

Library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with...

Coffee & Conversation

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 25   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

Free cold lunch for children age 18 years old and younger. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a lunch meal for all children 18 years old and under.

Please note there is no service on July 4 or August 12.

Free Summer Meals

Storytime in Motion

Thu, Jul 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

The “Storytime in Motion” will be utilizing creative movements to explore different stories. This is a fun way for child to learn stories by using music and dance as well as their imagination in a fun environment.

Ages 3 to 5 Years...

Storytime in Motion

JUL
26

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 26   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

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