E.g., Jun 24 2018
JUN
25

Words and Memories

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way, to relieve, at least for a time, boredom, depression and excessive self-concern. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons,...

Words and Memories

Game On!: Chess

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Are YOU a CHESS MASTER?

Come In and Find Out and Learn How to be One @ your local Library

Game On!: Chess

JUN
26

Toddler Time

Tue, Jun 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Cancelled
Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Jun 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

First Five Years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Cancelled
Preschool Storytime

DIY FOR TEENS!

Tue, Jun 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

COME JOIN US FOR AN HOUR OF CREATIVE FUN, CREATING YOUR VERY OWN DIY PROJECTS!

SHARE YOUR COMPLETED PROJECT WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS,

HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

DIY FOR TEENS!

Ndaba Mandela on Going to the Mountain

Tue, Jun 26   7:30 pm to 9:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

author talks bpl presents

The first-ever book to tell Nelson Mandela's life through the eyes of a child who was raised by him, chronicling Ndaba Mandela's life living with, and learning from, one of the greatest leaders and humanitarians the world has ever known.

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Ndaba Mandela on Going to the Mountain

JUN
27

Technology Drop-In

Wed, Jun 27   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join us on June 27th for a Technology drop-in class at the Highlawn branch. Bring in some of your technology and we'll assist you on questions or problems you may be having.

Technology Drop-In

Babies and Books

Wed, Jun 27   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books First Five Years summer reading

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jun 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn 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 enviornment.

Teen Tech Time

JUN
28

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jun 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Free Books! Free Books!

Come in and sign up for the reading club, Reading is Fundamental! Receive a free book by signing up for the club and receive another free book every three weeks.  A library card is required to join and its for...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jun 28   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Free Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jun 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 28   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUN
29

Library Lanes

Fri, Jun 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

If you love bowling, you'll love this library lanes! 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...

Library Lanes

Teen Time

Fri, Jun 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens, games, socialization

Teen Time

JUN
30

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jun 30   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 30   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

JUL
5

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jul 5   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Free Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 5   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
6

Movies @ the Library

Fri, Jul 6   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

family movie Movies at the Library summer reading

Escape the heat and enjoy a movie with your friends! (ages 3 & up)

Movies @ the Library

JUL
7

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 7   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 7   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

JUL
10

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 10   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

First Five Years storytime summer reading

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Jul 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy storytime summer reading toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. (18-36 months)

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Jul 10   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

First Five Years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Preschool Storytime

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Jul 10   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bedford Library

Do you enjoy creative fun?

Such as making a tote bag from a t-shirt, creating a galaxy in a jar or designing a cap.

Come and join us for a creative hour of fun this summer!

Hope to see you there!

And don't forget...

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Teens: Do It Yourself - Arts & Crafts

Tue, Jul 10   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Arts; crafts; socialization

Teens:  Do It Yourself - Arts & Crafts

Karaoke

Tue, Jul 10   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Join your fellow patrons as you sing your hearts out at Karaoke!

Sing your favorite song!

Join us others as they do the same!

Have fun

It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional singer or sing in the shower; we...

Karaoke

JUL
11

Babies and Books

Wed, Jul 11   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books First Five Years summer reading

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Radical Reptiles: Volunteers for Wildlife

Wed, Jul 11   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids Explore summer reading

Participants can learn all about what makes a reptile, a reptile! What special features and adaptations allow these incredible animals to survive in the wild? What reptile species call Long Island home? In this interactive program, educators will...

Radical Reptiles: Volunteers for Wildlife

Kids Create: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Wed, Jul 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts Kids Create summer reading

Let's go green! We're ditching the paper and plastic for a reusable canvas. Decorate your own and use it all Summer long at the Library, Camp, Beach ... everywhere! 

Kids Create: Design Your Own Tote Bag

Knitting & Crocheting Class

Wed, Jul 11   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bedford Library

arts and crafts

Join us to learn basic knitting and crocheting skills. Please bring your own needles and yarn.

Knitting & Crocheting Class

JUL
12

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Library Lab: Bubble Science

Thu, Jul 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

library lab stem & steam summer reading

Play and experiment with bubbles!

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free...

Library Lab: Bubble Science

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 12   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
13

Library Lanes

Fri, Jul 13   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

If you love bowling, you'll love this library lanes! 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...

Library Lanes

Teen Time

Fri, Jul 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

T-Shirt Making Workshop with Susan Hale

Fri, Jul 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

T-shirts, crafts, fun activity

T-Shirt Making Workshop with Susan Hale

JUL
14

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam summer reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

early literacy Ready Set Kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jul 14   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

First Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 14   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

JUL
16

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Jul 16   9:30 am to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

mental health

Mental Health First Aid is a FREE 8 hour course that will help you:

Identify signs and symptoms of anxiety, depression, and other mental illnesses

Learn how to respond if you see these signs in your colleagues, friends, and loved...

Mental Health First Aid

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