E.g., Dec 17 2018
DEC
17

Game On!

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

DEC
18

Story Play

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge 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, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids 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. Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

DEC
19

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Intro to Digital Photography

Wed, Dec 19   4:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn how to fully utilize your digital camera’s features and simple tricks to create beautiful images. We’ll discuss manual camera settings, resolution and exposure levels, and how to properly white balance to make your pictures pop.

...

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Intro to Digital Photography

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Dec 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids family movie film movies movies at the library

Join us to watch a family movie!

Movies @ the Library

DEC
20

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Dec 20   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

Pre-K for All Enrollment Information Session

Thu, Dec 20   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Learn what families of children born in 2015 need to know about enrolling in free, full day, high quality pre-K for the 2019-2020 school year. The session will help parents understand the enrollment process and ask any questions they may have....

Pre-K for All Enrollment Information Session

Free Crochet Class

Thu, Dec 20   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Come join our free crochet class!

Free Crochet Class

DEC
21

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Dec 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

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

Build with KEVA

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids stem & steam

Come build structures, ramps, entire landscapes, whatever you can think of with these fun stackable building planks. It's a great engineering exercise!

Build with KEVA

DEC
22

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   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

Ambassador for Christ Network Presents: 2nd Annual Christmas Family Presentation

Sat, Dec 22   12:30 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Ambassador for Christ Network Presents: The 2nd Annual Christmas Family Presentation

Join us as we celebrate the Joy of Christmas!

Children's toys Giveaways Dancing Entertainment Singing Refreshments Plus More
Ambassador for Christ Network Presents: 2nd Annual Christmas Family Presentation

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

DEC
26

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

DEC
27

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Thu, Dec 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Dec 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Dec 27   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

DEC
28

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Dec 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

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

Build with LEGO

Fri, Dec 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

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

Build with LEGO

DEC
29

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Dec 29   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 29   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

Children's Kwanzaa Village

Sat, Dec 29   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids music

Kwanzaa is a seven day family celebration which begins December 26th and continues throughout January 1st. Each day relates to a specific theme or principle, called the Nguzo Saba ( the seven principles). This event is an opportunity for us to...

Children's Kwanzaa Village

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 29   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

JAN
2

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Jan 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project.  Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

JAN
3

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jan 3   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids and Teens Tech Time

Thu, Jan 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Teens after school gaming gaming for teens kids tech time

Do you like video games?  Come to Jamaica Bay Library to try out some new games and play your old favorites.  Hang out with friends and make some new ones in this friendly, competitive environment.  Kids and teens welcome!

Kids and Teens Tech Time

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Jan 3   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Jan 3   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

JAN
4

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Jan 4   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults business career resume

Come work on your resume and get help applying to jobs. Learn about upcoming job fairs and recruitment events. One-on-one help is available. Free printing of your resume is offered, as well as Metrocards for job interviews.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Build with K'NEX

Fri, Jan 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Release your inner engineer and build amazing creations with K'NEX at the library!

Build with K'NEX

JAN
5

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Jan 5   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 5   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids preschool saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

JAN
7

Game On!

Mon, Jan 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

JAN
8

Story Play

Tue, Jan 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years preschool story play storytime

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Jan 8   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge 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

DIY: Teen Craft Time

Tue, Jan 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Teens arts and crafts diy teen time

Come join us at the Jamaica Bay Library for Teen Craft Time! Hang out with friends, have fun, and express your creativity with a new craft every Tuesday. Check in at the library to see what the craft will be each week.

Everyone ages 10+...

DIY: Teen Craft Time

Multicultural Body Sculpt

Tue, Jan 8   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults fitness

Come join the Multicultural Body Sculpt movement. MBS embodies breathing, stretching, toning, dancercise, and simple-to-follow fun exercises for adults and seniors. Enjoy a variety of international music whilst working out. Instructor: Malaika (...

Featured Event
Multicultural Body Sculpt

JAN
9

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 9   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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.  Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create!

Wed, Jan 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project.  Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

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