E.g., Oct 18 2018
OCT
18

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Thu, Oct 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

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Oct 18   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

OCT
19

Art forms: Arts & Crafts for Adults

Fri, Oct 19   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Enjoy working doing crafts under direction of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Arts & Crafts for Adults

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Oct 19   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

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults 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.

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 19   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults 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

Dance Class

Fri, Oct 19   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids

Come to learn how to dance with our experienced instructor.

Cancelled
Dance Class

Homework Help

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 with their homework.

Homework Help

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens

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

OCT
20

Afro-Aerobics

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   New Lots Library

Adults 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, Oct 20   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults 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, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids

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

Saturday Story Time

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. 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,...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Coloring Club

Sat, Oct 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids

Come with friends and family and enjoy coloring activities.

Coloring Club

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 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

Performing Arts. Musical-Poetry Program by Asya Oranskaya. Program in Russian.

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults live music performance poetry russian

The Jewish Arts & Craft Guild (or Jewish Folk Craft Guild) and the Kings Bay Library cordially invite you to attend the poetry program presented by the Guild Member and Artist Asya Oranskaya. Asya Oranskaya was born in Kiev, Ukraine. She has...

Performing Arts. Musical-Poetry Program by Asya Oranskaya. Program in Russian.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Team Up to Read

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

OCT
22

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Adults 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.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Toddler Time

Play Time

Mon, Oct 22   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

After School Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 with their homework.

After School Homework Help

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Introduction to BPL Online Resources for Teens

Mon, Oct 22   3:45 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Teens

The Brooklyn Public Library subscribes to various educational online resources. These resources can be used for those teenagers who are entering both intermedate school and high school. Because the school season has just begun, the young adult...

Introduction to BPL Online Resources for Teens

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Mon, Oct 22   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

OCT
23

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

Tue, Oct 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Join a group of your peers and discuss current events. Have fun!

POSITIVE AGING: CURRENT EVENTS GROUP

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Oct 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults 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. Laughter is the Best Medicine.

Tue, Oct 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will share with you important information related to your health.

Positive Aging. Health Conversation. Laughter is the Best Medicine.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise.

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Join your peers and enjoy low impact exercise. Experienced Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging: Low Impact Exercise.

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Oct 23   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, Oct 23   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

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 with their homework.

Cancelled
Homework Help

Origami Workshop

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Learn how to do a Halloween origami craft.

Origami Workshop

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Oct 23   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)

OCT
24

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Join us to make your own painting and have fun! The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC. 

Register by calling at 718-769-3579

Art forms. Painting Class for Older Adults

4 Women: Introduction to Google Drive

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Google Drive is a free service from Google that allows you to store files online and access them anywhere using the cloud. Google Drive also gives you access to free web-based applications for creating documents, spreadsheets, and more.

...

4 Women: Introduction to Google Drive

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years 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, Oct 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 24   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

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, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults 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

Mobile Phone Podcasting

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn to use your mobile device to record and edit podcasts. We’ll start with simple interview and recording techniques. You’ll also explore the editing and recording apps to help you produce your podcast content anywhere and anytime.

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Mobile Phone Podcasting

After School Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 with their homework.

After School Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids chess workshop

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

Chess Workshop

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Wed, Oct 24   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Edit Photos on Your Phone

Wed, Oct 24   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Up your social media game and learn to make your photos web-ready with this free two-hour class on editing photos using Adobe’s FREE photo editing software. For iPhone and Android users. Note: Please come to class with Adobe...

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Edit Photos on Your Phone

OCT
25

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Oct 25   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

Adults

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, Oct 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Oct 25   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

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