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NOV
19

Bracing for the Revolution: Landmark Documents and Speeches in American History

Mon, Nov 19   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults

Bracing for the Revolution is a free ten-week class offered as part of BPL's Library School series taught by Norman Finkelstein.

The US is at a crossroads. The status quo cannot endure much longer.  Too many people are hurting and...

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Bracing for the Revolution: Landmark Documents and Speeches in American History

NOV
20

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Tue, Nov 20   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

 

Ages 0-18 months...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 20   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

 

Ages 0-18 months...

Babies & Books

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Tue, Nov 20   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Did you know that each weekday we have Quiet Hours / No Screen Time?  Because of the layout of our library, we are not fully able to provide separate spaces for children and adults.  This is how we balance the needs of all our users,...

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

After School Homework Help - High School Math

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Teens homework help

Free homework help with high school math for teens.

After School Homework Help - High School Math

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Nov 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
English Conversation Group

FAB YOGA

Tue, Nov 20   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Find your Inner beauty through Yoga

FAB YOGA

Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II

Tue, Nov 20   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults book discussion conversations philosophy in the library

Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II: Power and Governmentality at the Intersection of the Individual and Population

“What characterizes the act of justice is not resort to a court and to judges; it is not the intervention of...

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Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II

NOV
21

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy

Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 21   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Wed, Nov 21   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Did you know that each weekday we have Quiet Hours / No Screen Time?  Because of the layout of our library, we are not fully able to provide separate spaces for children and adults.  This is how we balance the needs of all our users,...

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 to 8.

After School Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

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

Build with LEGO

Chess Workshop

Wed, Nov 21   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids chess workshop

Drop-in and learn strategy from our chess grandmaster master William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun!

All ages - all levels.

Chess Workshop

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Nov 21   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us in front of the library entrance to view planets and stars through our very own Dobsonian telescope! 

Come chat about our Moon and solar system, upcoming astronomy projects and the ups and downs of Pluto.

All ages

Look Up! Astronomy Night

NOV
22

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Nov 22   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Thu, Nov 22   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Did you know that each weekday we have Quiet Hours / No Screen Time?  Because of the layout of our library, we are not fully able to provide separate spaces for children and adults.  This is how we balance the needs of all our users,...

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Kids Create

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

End the day with relaxing fun art and craft activities!

Kids Create

NOV
23

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Fri, Nov 23   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Did you know that each weekday we have Quiet Hours / No Screen Time?  Because of the layout of our library, we are not fully able to provide separate spaces for children and adults.  This is how we balance the needs of all our users,...

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Central Library Friday Film Club

Fri, Nov 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults movies

November is Katherine Hepburn film month. Today's feature is The Rainmaker (1956) which also stars Burt Lancaster as a con man who promises rain to the desperate farmers of a drought ridden town and marriage to a lonely spinster....

Central Library Friday Film Club

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Nov 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

It's Friday!  You made it!!  Come hangout with us and unwind from your week with some friendly video gaming.

Wii gaming console and iPads will be available during the program.

Ages 5-12

Kids Tech Time

NOV
24

Morning Yoga

Sat, Nov 24   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Reduce stree and gain flexibility ina safe and fun environment

Beginners are welcome

Morning Yoga

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Nov 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

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!

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Nov 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids multilingual storytime saturday storytime

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

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

NOV
26

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Nov 26   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

Featured Event
Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Mon, Nov 26   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Do you have an immigration question? Do you want to apply for citizenship? Do you want help preparing for the citizenship interview?

Join us for our monthly Immigration Information Walk-in Hours and speak to a trusted legal service...

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

NOV
27

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Tue, Nov 27   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

 

Ages 0-18 months...

Cancelled
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 27   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

 

Ages 0-18 months...

Cancelled
Babies & Books

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

After School Homework Help - High School Math

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Teens homework help

Free homework help with high school math for teens.

After School Homework Help - High School Math

NOV
28

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy

Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 28   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 to 8.

After School Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 28   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

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

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens gaming teen tech time

Join us for PS4 and Wii U video games including Super Smash Bros, Naruto, and more!  Bring some friends and we'll start a tournament!

Teen Tech Time

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 28   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

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

Build with LEGO

Chess Workshop

Wed, Nov 28   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids chess workshop

Drop-in and learn strategy from our chess grandmaster master William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun!

All ages - all levels.

Chess Workshop

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Nov 28   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us in front of the library entrance to view planets and stars through our very own Dobsonian telescope! 

Come chat about our Moon and solar system, upcoming astronomy projects and the ups and downs of Pluto.

All ages

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Having Trouble Paying Your Student Loans?

Wed, Nov 28   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

This one-hour workshop includes a presentation, Q&A session and helpful brochers and takeaways on the following subjects: Repayment plans, forbearance, deferment, loan consolidation, rehabilitation, loan forgiveness, how to bring your loan...

Having Trouble Paying Your Student Loans?

NOV
29

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Nov 29   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Toddler Time

Thu, Nov 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Computer Basics Class

Thu, Nov 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Beginners welcome!

Space is limited

Call (718) 748-6919 to register

Computer Basics Class

Toddler Time

Thu, Nov 29   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Metrix Learning

Thu, Nov 29   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults career

Are you looking to improve your skills to make yourself more attractive to employers in your job search? Come to find out more about Brooklyn Public Library’s online learning platforms, which allow you to take skill-building classes in many...

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Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda & Metrix Learning

Kids Create

Thu, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

End the day with relaxing fun art and craft activities!

Kids Create

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