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Storytime

Tue, Feb 18   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Feb 18   12:00 pm to 12:30 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.

Read and Play

Tue, Feb 18   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities first five years

Come and hear stories, make friends and play at our inclusive storytime. For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities. Group size limited to 12. A parent or caregiver must accompany children.

Read and Play

Chair yoga

Tue, Feb 18   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair yoga

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Feb 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

After School Homework Help

Tue, Feb 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Teen Time

Tue, Feb 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens after school teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Feb 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Annex

Kids kids tech time video games

Videos Games

Kids Tech Time

After School Stories

Tue, Feb 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs, and make something fun!

For children 5-12 years old with and without disabilities.

After School Stories

Teen Anime Club

Tue, Feb 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Annex

Teens anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

We'll watch episodes of animes voted by members, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come enjoy some anime and hang out...

Teen Anime Club

US Citizenship Test Prep

Tue, Feb 18   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

Led by a citizenship exam coach, the group lets participants discuss topics covered on the exam and practice mock interviews.

This program is FREE and no registration is required!

US Citizenship Test Prep

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Kids Pre-Show

Wed, Feb 19   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Annex

Kids techknowledge

Enjoy a lovely pre-show before "Story Play"

Kids Pre-Show

Story Time

Wed, Feb 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Stories and song at the Library.

Story Time

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Feb 19   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults knitting and crocheting

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Babies and Books

Wed, Feb 19   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For ages Birth to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Story Play

Wed, Feb 19   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Annex

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Babies, toddlers, and pre-schoolers ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to develop early literacy skills through play, songs, rhymes, and stories.

Story Play

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Wed, Feb 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.

Toddler Time

Wed, Feb 19   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

At our Toddler Time program*, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy.

For ages 18 months to 3 years.

*Ticket required. Tickets...

Toddler Time

Positive Aging. Health Discussion. How to get a good night sleep?

Wed, Feb 19   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations health and wellness

Experienced Nurse will give you some tips and advise related to your health. This program is organized by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC (Naturally Occured Retirement Communities) and Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens.

Positive Aging. Health Discussion. How to get a good night sleep?

Ask A Tech

Wed, Feb 19   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Annex

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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We provide help with:

Computer Basics...
Ask A Tech

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Feb 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music spanish story play storytime

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...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Feb 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning 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:

Computer Basics...

Ask A Tech

Library Lab: Simple Machines

Wed, Feb 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids explore library lab stem & steam

Come join us as we learn about the different kinds of simple machines we use every day and build our very own catapults!

Library Lab: Simple Machines

After School Homework Help

Wed, Feb 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Homework Help

Wed, Feb 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Origami

Wed, Feb 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts diy

We provide kids with origami paper and teach them how to do origami. 

Origami

Adult Coloring: NEW DAY AND TIME (SEE BELOW)

Wed, Feb 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts diy

Come to Adult Coloring, express yourself creatively, and have a good time!

Our new day and time is Wednesdays@ 3:30-4:30 PM.

 

Adult Coloring: NEW  DAY AND TIME (SEE BELOW)

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

Wed, Feb 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Vladimir Mazo from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Feb 19   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship

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

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call  718-236-4086 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Brower Park Writer's Group

Wed, Feb 19   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

A weekly gathering of writers. You may read whatever you'd like, as long as you wrote it. If you'd like feedback, that's available, but optional. Writing prompts are offered as well.

Brower Park Writer's Group

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Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Feb 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Feb 20   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

English Conversation Group

Thu, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults conversations english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Homework Help

Thu, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids after school homework help

Free homework help for those in grades K - 8.

Homework Help

Writing to Improve Your English

Thu, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol writing workshop

Learn to express yourself on paper

You may be the next

Shakespeare

Writing to Improve Your English

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brower Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop game on

Chess Master Juan Tica with show you the basics or step up your game...

Chess Workshop

Homework Help

Thu, Feb 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create: Holiday Clay Sculpture

Thu, Feb 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts holiday kids create

Come join us as we make holiday crafts using clay. Recommended ages 5+

Kids Create: Holiday Clay Sculpture

Chess Workshop with Reinaldo Duran Trujillo

Thu, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Reinaldo Duran Trujillo from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Reinaldo Duran Trujillo

After School Homework Help

Thu, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Family Movie - Moana

Thu, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Annex

Kids family movie

Welcome to the annex!

Please join us as we turn the annex into a mini movie theater. All ages welcome. 

Synopsis:

An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana...

Family Movie - Moana

Shape Up New York

Thu, Feb 20   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults fitness

Work up a sweat and get in shape, the fun way...

Shape Up New York

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Feb 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Book Discussion: A Single Thread by Tracy Chevalier

Thu, Feb 20   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults book club book discussion

For our February discussion, we will discuss A Single Thread by Tracy Chevalier, the author of Girl with A Pearl Earring.

Book Discussion: A Single Thread by Tracy Chevalier

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Color Me Calm

Fri, Feb 21   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Annex

Adults diy

Coloring isn't just for kids! Stop by the Annex to relax and color your stress away!

Color Me Calm

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Feb 21   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.

Babies & Books

Fri, Feb 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Annex

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Fiber Arts for Adults

Fri, Feb 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults creative aging fiber arts

All ages are welcome to join us for this special time dedicated to fiber arts: knitting, crocheting and sewing.

Fiber Arts for Adults

Knitting

Fri, Feb 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Introduction to Poetry - Celebrate Black History Month with the Poetry of African Americans

Fri, Feb 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults black history month poetry

Don’t know much about poetry?

Come and get familiar with the world’s greatest poets. 

This week we will focus on the work of famous African American poets.

 

 

Introduction to Poetry - Celebrate Black History Month with the Poetry of African Americans

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