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Afro-Aerobics

Sat, Aug 18   10:00 am to 11:00 am   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

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Aug 18   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

Saturday Story Time

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

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

Saturday Story Time

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   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

Performing Arts. Meet the Russian Movie Maker Galina Evtushenko and see a movie. Bilingual Program, movie with English subtitles

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

movies russian movies at the library

Come to meet the famous Russian movie maker Galina Evtushenko. You will see the movie They Preserve All that is Dear… or Erdman and Stepanova: A Dual Portrait from the Interior of an Age («ROSE» FILM STUDIO, 52 min). The program will be in...

Performing Arts. Meet the Russian Movie Maker Galina Evtushenko and see a movie. Bilingual Program, movie with English subtitles

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20

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

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

Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

Come with your toddlers to listen to a story, sing songs, and play finger games.

Toddler Time

Positive Aging: Zumba exercises

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

fitness health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercises beneficial for your health! The program is provided courtesy of the Sheepshed Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Zumba exercises

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

Movie Time Competition for Teens

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

movies at the library

Teens are invited to come watch a movie and write a review about it. There will be a contest and a prize give away.

Movie Time Competition for Teens

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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21

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Tue, Aug 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Clear Captions

Tue, Aug 21   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Come to hear about free landline phones for people with hearing loss & age 52 and older. The program is made possible thanks to collaboration with the Sheeshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Clear Captions

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Aug 21   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Trans Fat Facts

Tue, Aug 21   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will talk with you about healthy eating habits and share with you some materials.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation: Trans Fat Facts

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

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

health and wellness

Join low impact exercise under the guidance of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise

Kids Create with LEGO and DUPLO

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Meet and make friends and have fun building with LEGO, DUPLO and Magnet Blocks.

Kids Create with LEGO and DUPLO

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

Kids Create: Little Bits

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits. In this free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basic robotics and more.

Kids Create: Little Bits

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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22

HSE SCREENING

Wed, Aug 22   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

hse

Getting your High School Equivalency diploma is one of the best things you can do for yourself, and one of the most important ways to further your career and education. BPL can help you earn your High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma in our Adult...

HSE SCREENING

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

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

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Music, Smiles & Laughter with Big Jeff

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

music summer reading

Music, smiles, and laughter with Big Jeff! Whether you’re big, medium, or small, Big Jeff’s music fits everyone just right. This program is for kids.

Music, Smiles & Laughter with Big Jeff

Coloring Club

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Come with friends and family and enjoy coloring activities.

Coloring Club

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23

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

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Basic Photo Editing with Adobe Photoshop

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

techknowledge

Photoshop helps you create and manipulate your documents and files using various elements, such as panels, bars, and windows. Any arrangement of these elements is called a workspace. (The workspaces of different Adobe creative applications share...

Basic Photo Editing with Adobe Photoshop

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

TEEN/TWEEN

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

Attendees read and play games for prizes

TEEN/TWEEN

Arts and Crafts for Kids

Thu, Aug 23   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

arts and crafts kids create

Enjoy making crafts in the company of other kids. Have fun!

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Arts and Crafts for Kids

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24

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making

Fri, Aug 24   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

arts and crafts

Enjoy making your own jewelry under direction of an experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. This program is a lot of fun!

Mixed Media: Jewelry Making

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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Play Time

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

Construct your own castle with gigantic LEGO blocks.

Play Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Aug 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

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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25

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...

Register
Video Production in the Field

Saturday Story Time

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

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

Saturday Story Time

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