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JUL
18

Kids Explore: Writing

Thu, Jul 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Kids kids explore summer reading writing workshop

Writing is all around us! Explore the fun of reading and writing in this interactive six week program for school age kids. Each session will include a read-aloud and activity introducing a different kind of writing. Join us for one session, or...

Kids Explore: Writing

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)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

RIF Reading is Fundamental Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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

Summer Movies

Fri, Jul 19   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years family movie first five years summer reading

Join us in watching a fun kids summer movie that the whole family can enjoy.

*All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.

Summer Movies

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...

Register
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

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   2:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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 help you &...

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

Story Play

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Robot Mouse

Mon, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Learn how to make Colby, the Programmable Robot Mouse race to find the cheese! Build your maze, and then use the coding cards to create a step-by-step path.

Robot Mouse

Little Scientist

Mon, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists summer reading

Little Scientists STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientist

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

Chess Workshop

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

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

DIY

Mon, Jul 22   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Teens arts and crafts diy

Create a variety of projects with friends at this bi-weekly, free arts and crafts program.

DIY

JUL
23

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

RIF: Scavenger Hunt

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Ready to learn about your library and win cool prizes, put on your thinking caps and see if you can find the answers to the scavenger hunt questions hidden throughout the Cypress Hills Library.

RIF: Scavenger Hunt

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

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jul 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy fiber arts

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

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)

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
24

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults resume

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

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

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

Cooking Matters for Kids!

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids cooking kids create

Kids come take FREE cooking and nutrition classes sponsored by City Harvest! Explore healthy foods and learn how to cook them!

During this 6-week program you will:
• Practice hands-on cooking and tasting of healthy foods
•...

Cooking Matters for Kids!

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 Tech Time: Ipads

Wed, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids game on! kids tech time

Have fun playing video games on IPads with friends. Ages 12 and down.

Kids Tech Time: Ipads

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

Kids Explore: Writing

Thu, Jul 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Kids kids explore summer reading writing workshop

Writing is all around us! Explore the fun of reading and writing in this interactive six week program for school age kids. Each session will include a read-aloud and activity introducing a different kind of writing. Join us for one session, or...

Kids Explore: Writing

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

RIF Reading is Fundamental Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

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