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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

Spanish StoryTime

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

spanish storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Vengan a cantar y a escuchar historias en español

 

 

Spanish StoryTime

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving 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 Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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

Free Summer Meals and a Movie!

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

free summer meals movies at the library summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under. Also stay for a movie!

Venga a disfrutar de un almuerzo gratis proporcionado por el Programa de comidas de verano y vea una película!

De lunes a viernes, de 1:15 p.m. a 2:00 p.m....

Free Summer Meals and a Movie!

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

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and 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!

Kids Create

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

arts and crafts kids create

Start the school week by relaxing with fun art and craft activities!

Age Group: 6 – 12 yo

Kids Create

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Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler 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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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)

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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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

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

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

Read with me!

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Children can learn how to select the right books for themselves and practice reading with a children’s librarian.

Empiece la semana escolar relajándose con actividades artísticas y artesanales divertidas.

 

Read with me!

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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

 

Kids Tech Time

Practice English in a Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

Practice English in a Conversation Group

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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

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

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Build with LEGO

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long day at school? No problem! Join us at our our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let you imagination run wild with your own very design.

Ages: 6-12

Build with LEGO

Computer Basics

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

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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

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Read with me!

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Children can learn how to select the right books for themselves and practice reading with a children’s librarian.

Empiece la semana escolar relajándose con actividades artísticas y artesanales divertidas.

 

Read with me!

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

Joe the Magic Man

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

summer reading

Joe the Magic Man makes sure that all of his tricks and acts are enjoyable to all ages! From rabbits to doves, children would love to pet the animals involved on each of his shows.

Joe el Hombre de Magia se asegura de que todos sus trucos...

Joe the Magic Man

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

techknowledge

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

Game on! - Bored No More

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

table-top & board games

Join our board games’ club! Build social skills and strategic thinking while having fun in a safe and air-conditioned environment.

Age Group: 5 – 12 yo

¡Únete a nuestro club de juegos de mesa! Desarrolle habilidades sociales y...

Game on! - Bored No More

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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

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

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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

Spanish StoryTime

Mon, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

spanish storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Vengan a cantar y a escuchar historias en español

 

 

Spanish StoryTime

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