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Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, May 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Borough Park Library. Families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning...

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 25   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: Letter F. F is for Frog collage

Wed, May 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years grab and go kits kids create

Do you know your ABC? What's the next letter? Letter F

You  can sing it, you can color it, and the most fun of knowing alphabet is that you can read any book you like!
 Create your own collage with the letter of the week:...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: Letter F.  F is for Frog collage

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Wed, May 25   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Free Notary Services

Wed, May 25   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family first five years toddler time

Outdoor Toddler Time is back at Windsor Terrace Library!  Bring a towel, beach blanket or chair and join us at the rose bush on the corner of East 5th St. and Fort Hamilton Parkway in front of the library.

If the weather is bad, we...

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Toddler Time (10:30 Session) Cancelled

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Cancelled: Our children's librarians are under the weather. See you next week!

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Space is limited and registration is required...

Toddler Time (10:30 Session)

Outdoor Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors early literacy first five years storytime

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 10:30-11:00AM. This week we will be outdoors! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. This program is for ages 18-36months and their caregivers. 

Please read the...

Outdoor Toddler Time

La Hora Magica at Sunset Park Library

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Welcome back to in person bilingual storytime with stories and songs with Ms. Ana

All attendees 2 years and up are required to wear masks.

Registration required - limited capacity

Due to capacity limits, we are not able to...

La Hora Magica at Sunset Park Library

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers. For children ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler...

Babies & Books

Storytime for Littlies! Cancelled

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Bring your littlie for this exciting storytime.  We will read, sing and do fingerplays!

Recommended for children birth - age 3.

Storytime for Littlies!

Storytime in the Park

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Monarch Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in nature!

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not required, but encouraged for any close contact activities Bring your own chair or blanket. Limited...
Storytime in the Park

STORY TIME

Wed, May 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us Wednesday mornings 10:30 am at Arlington Branch for Story time and songs.

Acompañanos los miércoles para disfrutar de la hora del cuento y de canciones para niños.

Hora: 10:30am Lugar: Biblioteca de Arlington ...

STORY TIME

Storytime

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Come join us for storytime!

Storytime

Storytime

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Storytime is back at Midwood library! Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children birth - five years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Due to capacity limits in the Community Room, we will hold two identical sessions at...

Storytime

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Toddler Time is back! This program requires online registration. Come and join us for stories, songs and fingerplays as we enjoy story time just for toddlers and their caregiver!

SPACE IS LIMITED! Child must be accompanied by one...

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Story Play: Garden Storytime

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years first five years gardening story play

Hello everyone! We're excited to offer in-person programming again! We ask that you still register online since space is limited, but we're so excited to welcome you back to our library garden. Every Wednesday at 11am we will meet in the garden (...

Story Play: Garden Storytime

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join Ms. Ann at the Mill Basin Branch for more stories songs and fun for toddlers ages 18 months--3 years old.    We are now doing storytime in our meeting room!

--Space is limited and online registration is required!...

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Virtual Storytime

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years Virtual Programming

Kids age 0-5 years and their caregivers are invited to join New Utrecht librarians for virtual storytime on Zoom! During storytime we'll sing songs, learn rhymes, and read books together all while supporting our young children's early...

Virtual Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Storytime in the garden! We will sing and read to babies and toddlers each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting. In the event of bad weather, we will hold storytime in the program room and all...

Toddler Time

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Kids aged 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to virtual storytime! Come join McKinley Park Branch for a fun virtual storytime program with read out louds and songs on Zoom. During storytime we'll sing songs, learn rhymes, and read books...

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime storytime toddler time

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills! This program will be held in our beautiful Story Garden. In case of inclement weather, it will be moved...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Greetings Families, and welcome back to Babies and Books! Ms. Pat is excited to welcome old and new friends to the New Lots branch for this funfilled, colorful, storytime. Come read, sing, and play the morning away!

Babies & Books

Computer Basics (Kings Highway)

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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

This 4-part computer series introduces new PC users to...

Computer Basics (Kings Highway)

Ask a Tech

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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 Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or can’t make...

Ask a Tech

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction on how to use Print Anywhere.

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Want to learn how to print your documents from your computer or phone without having to use our branch computers? You can send prints and come in with your library card and release them. 

Must have an unexpired Brooklyn Public...

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction on how to use Print Anywhere.

Computer Basics (Crown Heights Branch)

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults computer basics never too late to learn techknowledge

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 (Crown Heights Branch)

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Blood Pressure Screening

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Wednesday, from 11 am to 12 pm. The taking of...

Blood Pressure Screening

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this virtual program we explore colors and shapes and how they come together to create images that soothe and calm the mind.

In addition to creating works of art, participants will learn to:

Open images  

Crop...

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

Outdoor Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy preschool storytime

Come join Miss Melisa as we welcome you back to storytime at the library.

This event will take place outside so make sure you dress for the weather!

Outdoor Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

One-On-One Technology Help

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Adults adult learning everyone is welcome here resume 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 Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or...

One-On-One Technology Help

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Wed, May 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults 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...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint, Reading Garden

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

**This is a storytime for mobile children, walkers or crawlers. Babies who are not yet walking should...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Tickets will be given out at the information desk on a first come,...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Outdoor Babies and Books

Wed, May 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors early literacy first five years

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 11:15AM-11:45AM for Babies and Books. This week we will be outdoors!  We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together.  This program is for ages 0-18months and their...

Outdoor Babies and Books

Toddler Time (11:30 Session) Cancelled

Wed, May 25   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Cancelled: our children's librarians are under the weather. See you next week!

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Space is limited and registration is required...

Toddler Time (11:30 Session)

Toddler Time

Wed, May 25   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Enjoy some of your favorite stories along with fun sing-alongs.

Toddler Time

Resume & Career Help Hour Cancelled

Wed, May 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults resume

One-on-One Resume Help Hour

11:30am-12:30pm

Clinton Hill Library staff is here  as a second pair of eyes on your resume or cover letter and help with interview-practive runs.  15-30 minute spurts of one-on-one...

Resume & Career Help Hour

Computer Basics

Wed, May 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Adults computer basics internet safety

Computer basics for beginners.

Learn how to use Microsoft Word, browsers, email, typing, and internet safety.

Join us in Cypress Hills branch program room.

Computer Basics

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, May 25   11:45 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Email Basics Cancelled

Wed, May 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Adults 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...

Email Basics

Learn Crochet Basics

Wed, May 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

This in-person program offers help to people interested in learning how to crochet a scarf or other simple creation.  Yarn and needle are provided, or you can bring your own.  Your instructor is Nancy Grant.  This program was made...

Learn Crochet Basics

Community Health Education Series. Facts About Cataracts

Wed, May 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations health and wellness

Kings Bay Library in collaboration with the Nostrand NORC and Visiting Nurse Services of New York (VNS) presents the Community Health Education Series - Facts About Cataracts, followed by meditation and relazation exercise. Stop by before...

Community Health Education Series. Facts About Cataracts

Creative Aging: Beautifully Made Jewelry with Sharon Zeisel

Wed, May 25   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging jewelry making Virtual Programming

Contemporary Beaded Jewelry Making with Sharon Zeisel

Learn how to create custom, on-trend beaded jewelry!

In each class we will learn a new beading technique and leave with a beautiful piece of handmade jewelry plus the know...

Creative Aging: Beautifully Made Jewelry with Sharon Zeisel

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