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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

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

DIY: The Art of Kumihimo

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts diy

Come and learn the art of kumihimo, or Japanese braiding, and make a bracelet to take home!

Materials will be provided by the library while supplies last.

DIY: The Art of Kumihimo

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!

After School Homework Help

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework. Math and English Language Arts assistance for grades 2-5 is offered on Mondays.

After School Homework Help

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Painting (for ages 5-17)

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts kids create

Unlease your inner Picasso or Monet and have fun along the way! Each session will feature a different project using paint.

Painting (for ages 5-17)

Email Basics

Tue, Aug 21   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...

Email Basics

Haiku Poetry Workshop

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

poetry

Enjoy our Haiku workshop for writing and reading Haiku poetry.

Haiku Poetry Workshop

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)

After School Homework Help

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Aug 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Bedtime Stories

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

bedtime stories storytime

  Join us on Tuesday August 14th at 6pm to enjoy our favorite bedtime stories.

  Remember to wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal!

Bedtime Stories

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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

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

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

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Aug 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music spanish spanish storytime story play

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park 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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

 

We provide help with:

...

Ask A Tech

Movies @ the Library: The Goonies

Wed, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

movies at the library

“Goonies never say die!”

Join the Sunset Park Library as we close out the summer with a showing of the classic movie The Goonies.

Synopsis:
In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to...

Movies @ the Library: The Goonies

After School Homework Help

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Aug 22   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

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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

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

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

Kids Create: Arts and Craft

Thu, Aug 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts kids create

Our new location is: The Sunset Park  Library @ 4201 Fourth Avenue.

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 6-12!

Kids Create: Arts and Craft

TEEN/TWEEN

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

Attendees read and play games for prizes

TEEN/TWEEN

After School Homework Help

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Family Gaming Night

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge

Come and join us for an intense game night of fun filled competition with friends and family”

Featuring: Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Nintendo WiiU & Board games

All Ages are welcome.

Board games include:

Xbox One...

Family Gaming Night

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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

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

Knitting

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sing-Along with Louie

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music summer reading

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has played with numerous ensembles performing music in a...

Sing-Along with Louie

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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

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

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

Little Scientists

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

stem & steam little scientists

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Lego and Duplo

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a Lego and Duplo program for kids up to age 12.

Build with Lego and Duplo

After School Homework Help

Sat, Aug 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

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After School Homework Help

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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

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