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Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

career

Job Now! New Lots is a new hiring program that spotlights one or two jobs each week that are hiring immediately, and for multiple positions. Particpants will learn about the job in detail and sign up to attend a pre-interview with...

Job Now! New Lots

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Arts and Crafts

Mon, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come be creative! Come to arts and crafts! 

Arts and Crafts

Summer Reading Book Discussion

Mon, Aug 20   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

 Hey kids in grades 3-5,  join the book discussion group made just for you! Participate, choose the titles and read to the beat!

Summer Reading Book Discussion

Family Karaoke

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

music

Sing along to popular songs!

Family Karaoke

Game On!

Mon, Aug 20   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   New Lots Library

game on! gaming

Come and play some of your favorite board games including Monopoly, Jenga, Connect Four, Uno, Candyland and more. Play games with your friends or make new ones! For kids and teens. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

Game On!

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Chess Club

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

movies

Lady Bird (2017) 1h 34min.

The adventures of a young woman living in Northern California for a year.

Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts

Movies @ the Library

Circus Tales with Julie Pasqual

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

summer reading closing celebration

Folktales go to the circus in this performance that interweaves stories with physical comedy, circus skills, and fun.

Circus Tales with Julie Pasqual

Chess for Kids

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come learn to play chess and improve your game!  And above all, have fun! CHECKMATE!

Chess for Kids

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

techknowledge

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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Computer Lab open to adults weekly on Tuesdays at 4 pm and Fridays at 10 am. Get one-on-one help with computer projects like resumes, applications, email etc.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books each week. Ask a staff member for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

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

English Conversation Group

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Intro to DSLR Filmmaking

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

bric

This class covers common equipment setups, tips for getting great audio, lighting considerations, as well as common challenges and pitfalls of shooting video with DSLRs. The class will also give you an opportunity to record a short video with...

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Intro to DSLR Filmmaking

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Chess Club

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Crochet Circle

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

 Come join our crochet circle. Learn new stitches and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Get one on one help with:

Microsoft programs Email Or help with your own device (Laptop, IPad) Resume Writing  
Ask a Tech

Summer Feet: Piano Mat

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come to our branch's featured weekly event for Summer Reading's Books and Beats!

Summer Feet: Piano Mat

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Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Aug 23   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

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 questions...

Coffee & Conversation

Chess Club

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come learn to be an artiste and create!

Arts and Crafts

Family Arts & Crafts

Thu, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

arts and crafts summer meals summer reading

Kids and their parents or caregivers are invited to make a fun craft they can take home! All supplies provided. This program takes place after our free summer meal (for kids 18 and under), so come spend the afternoon with us!

Family Arts & Crafts

TEEN/TWEEN

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Attendees read and play games for prizes

TEEN/TWEEN

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Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Aug 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Playtime

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Chess Club

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Board Games

Fri, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come relax at the end of a long week and play board games! FUN! FUN! FUN!

Board Games

Movies @ the Library for Families

Fri, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Join us for fun rated G and PG films in the auditorium. This program is for children of all ages and thier families.

Movies @ the Library for Families

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

game on! kids 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 enviornment.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

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

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Video Production in the Field

Sat, Aug 25   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

bric

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

Family Coloring Club

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Family Coloring Club

English Conversation Group

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English

English Conversation Group

Afro-Aerobics

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

fitness

Join us for Afro Aerobics every Saturday at New Lots, led by our wonderful instructor Rubens! (ShapeUp NYC). Free and open to the public.

Afro-Aerobics

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Aug 25   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Make beautiful bracelets using beads

Beaded Jewelry

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Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Aug 27   10:15 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

career

Job Now! New Lots is a new hiring program that spotlights one or two jobs each week that are hiring immediately, and for multiple positions. Particpants will learn about the job in detail and sign up to attend a pre-interview with...

Job Now! New Lots

Babies and Books

Mon, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys, and dance!

Babies and Books

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Arts and Crafts

Mon, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come be creative! Come to arts and crafts! 

Arts and Crafts

Book Discussion: The Immortalists by Cloe Benjamin

Mon, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

If you knew the date of your death, how would you live your life?

It's 1969 in New York City's Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling...

Book Discussion: The Immortalists by Cloe Benjamin

Summer Reading Book Discussion

Mon, Aug 27   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

 Hey kids in grades 3-5,  join the book discussion group made just for you! Participate, choose the titles and read to the beat!

Summer Reading Book Discussion

Game On!

Mon, Aug 27   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   New Lots Library

game on! gaming

Come and play some of your favorite board games including Monopoly, Jenga, Connect Four, Uno, Candyland and more. Play games with your friends or make new ones! For kids and teens. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

Game On!

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