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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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

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

Game On!

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

game on! summer reading

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!

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!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

arts and crafts summer reading

Join us for a fun filled hour or arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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Story Play

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

first five years story play summer reading

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

Story Play

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Kids Tech Time

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)

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Intro to DSLR Filmmaking

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

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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

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

Kids Create!

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

arts and crafts kids create summer reading

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

Kids Create!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay 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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Double Dutch

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Learn to jump Double Dutch in a fun environment. open to everyone of any age, skill, and jump style.

Double Dutch

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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

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

techknowledge

Participants will learn how to virtual bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Thu, Aug 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

summer reading closing celebration live music

Come on down to the Funkytown Playground!  We will jump and jam with shakers & tambourines, get on board a magical safari or silly farm (props...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay 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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

TEEN/TWEEN

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

Attendees read and play games for prizes

TEEN/TWEEN

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

HSE Screening

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

HSE Screening

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

movies at the library summer reading

It's movie night at the library! We'll show a different movie each week, ask staff for details on what we'll be showing each week.

Movies @ the Library

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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

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

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

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

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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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay 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. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

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

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

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

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

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

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