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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 19   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse,typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer basic class!

Computer Basics

Basic HTML

Wed, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

HTML Basics introduces new users to the basics of the markup language and its structure by creating and editing HTML web pages. This lesson will cover the fundamentals of HTML 5 and put them into practice.

Basic HTML

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

LEGOs and building toys free play! Younger children must be supervised by an adult.

Build with LEGO

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Wed, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 19   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalize assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Sep 19   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years astronomy stem & steam

Use our telescope to look for craters on the moon, the rings around Saturn, or the four moons around Jupiter. What else will you see in the night sky?

All ages welcome!

Look Up! Astronomy Night

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Story Play

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Older Adult Open House at Crown Heights

Thu, Sep 20   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Senior Open House and orientation!

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adult Open House at Crown Heights

Book Discussion

Thu, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

There is no scheduled title. Come in and tell us about your favorite books of the summer (or of any time).

Book Discussion

Teen Time

Thu, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

*Hang Out with Friends*Do Homework*Play on gaming systems*Check out Laptops or iPads*Work on Group Project*Listen to Music*Engage in a Hobby*Play Chess or Board games*

Teen Time

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Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime preschool

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Just Sing! Karaoke

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids karaoke kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

Karaoke Fridays continues...  It is still summer afterall, technically.  Join us and sing your favorite song!

Kids & teens are welcome.

This program has rolling entry.

Just Sing! Karaoke

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Citizenship Class

Sat, Sep 22   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

The citizenship class prepares you for the oral and written exam and all stages of the naturalization process, as well as the opportunity to practice English. Registration on July 21st is required!

Citizenship Class

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Pop-up Tech

Sat, Sep 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Come have fun with some cool pop-up technology!

Pop-up Tech

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

Karaoke

Sat, Sep 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Take turns singing hit songs from the 40s and 50s.

No registration necessary. The group meets in the second floor Meeting Room.

Karaoke

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Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Mon, Sep 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Excel Basics

Movies @ the Library: The Beguiled

Mon, Sep 24   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

 (Drama) 94 Minutes At a girls' school in Virginia during the Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tensions, rivalries,...

Movies @ the Library: The Beguiled

Book Adventures: Banned Books

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids banned books week book adventures

September 23th - September 29th is Banned Books week, a yearly celebration of those books which have been deemed "offensive" -- which just makes us love them all the more! Exercise your Right to Read!

Book Adventures: Banned Books

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

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Babies & Books

Tue, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years summer reading storytime

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years summer reading storytime

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Tue, Sep 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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:

...

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Kids Create: Bay Ridge Rocks

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids kids create

Your favorite neighborhood kindness event is back! Come paint rocks to hide all over the neighborhood. Younger children MUST be accompanied by a participant adult, as this activity can be challenging/messy!

Kids Create: Bay Ridge Rocks

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Come join Tech Time with dancing on the Xbox and playing on the Ipads tablets.

Kids Tech Time

Meditation

Tue, Sep 25   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.

Meditation

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse,typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer basic class!

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

LEGOs and building toys free play! Younger children must be supervised by an adult.

Build with LEGO

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalize assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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Story Play

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Teen Time

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

*Hang Out with Friends*Do Homework*Play on gaming systems*Check out Laptops or iPads*Work on Group Project*Listen to Music*Engage in a Hobby*Play Chess or Board games*

Teen Time

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Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 28   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime preschool

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

A Sukkot Musical Celebration with Tkiya

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids everyone is welcome here holiday live music

Join us for a musical performance celebration of Sukkot! The program will include songs and stories for young children centered around this harvest festival of the Jewish faith.

Tkiya: The Jewish Community Music Initiative uses...

A Sukkot Musical Celebration with Tkiya

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens game on! gaming for teens techknowledge

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

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Citizenship Class

Sat, Sep 29   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

The citizenship class prepares you for the oral and written exam and all stages of the naturalization process, as well as the opportunity to practice English. Registration on July 21st is required!

Citizenship Class

Free Family Art Day

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

Join us for a morning of art activities, creative play, and music, including a special pop-up performance of "A Book of Hours"!   Free Family Art Days are opportunities to play, imagine, and explore through a variety of art forms. Each month...
Free Family Art Day

R.E.A.D. Therapy Dog Program: Come Read to Leo!

Sat, Sep 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Introducing our new program for kids, R.E.A.D. to Leo!

Once upon a wag, there was a specially trained therapy dog named Leo. He wished that a child would read him a story. Visit us at the Bay Ridge Library on the last Saturday of...

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R.E.A.D. Therapy Dog Program: Come Read to Leo!

Bay Ridge in the Revolutionary War

Sat, Sep 29   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Local historian Robert Furman discusses the role that Bay Ridge played in the Revolutionary War.

Furman is the author of Brooklyn Heights: The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of America's First Suburb (The History Press, 2015).

 ...

Bay Ridge in the Revolutionary War

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 29   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

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