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JAN
18

Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

Fri, Jan 18   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mhfa

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a groundbreaking public education program which introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common treatments. MHFA is...

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Build with DUPLO

Fri, Jan 18   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Family Open Play

Fri, Jan 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Jan 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens 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 environment

Teen Tech Time

Yo-Yo Mania!

Fri, Jan 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids

Yo-Yo Mania!

Friday, January 18th at 3:30 pm

Watch our yo-yo master Will wow with his yo-yo and circus expertise! Then, try your hand at some fun yo-yo tricks, from walking the dog to more advanced string work. All materials...

Yo-Yo Mania!

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Teen Tech Time

JAN
19

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for Saturday Storytime! Listen to new favorites and classic stories read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Events for Youth and Families: Dan Zanes' House Party!

Sat, Jan 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music

Grammy Award winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist/Music Therapist Claudia Eliaza perform some children's folk songs included in their new book, Dan Zanes' House Party! The audience is invited to sing and dance along in what might...

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Events for Youth and Families: Dan Zanes' House Party!

JAN
22

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Story time for toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Come and enjoy books, finger plays, songs and toy time. 

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy stories and play for 18 months  to 3 year olds.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

Ask a Tech

Scrabble

Tue, Jan 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Little Scientists

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam

Come and explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through stories, music, hands-on exploration, and play with your young child.

Little Scientists

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Russian Storytime

Tue, Jan 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Russian Storytime

JAN
23

The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Jan 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years babies & books big brooklyn playdate first five years toddler time

Stop by the Mini Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

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The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18 months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jan 23   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Computer Basics

Wed, Jan 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults 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

Computer Basics

Babies and Books

Wed, Jan 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Bedford Library, Adult Learning Center.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Story Play

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jan 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Teen Tech Time

JAN
24

Library Lanes

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. 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 other older...

Library Lanes

Babies & Books

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months

Babies & Books

Kids Create

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids

Arts and Crafts activities for children ages 6 and up.

Kids Create

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens chess workshop

Chess Master Daniel Pressa will introduce and guide new and seasoned players to discover the joy of chess in all its strategy.  All ages, 5 and older.

Chess Workshop

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults photography techknowledge

Photography can be achieved with the most expensive to the least expensive camera. In this class you will learn the basics of a DSLR camera and a micro four-third camera, you will need any of these cameras and a passion for photography!

A...

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jan 24   5:45 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults 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

Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing writing workshop

Micky Shorr of the New York Writers' Coalition will facillitate this six-week workshop, open to teens, adults and older adults. 

Micky writes poetry and creative nonfiction, and has had some of her work published in literary...

Creative Writing Workshop

JAN
25

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Jan 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Family Open Play

Fri, Jan 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens 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 environment

Teen Tech Time

Jiggy Tots

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids

Jiggy Tots

Friday, January 25th at 3:30 pm

Jiggy Tots® is an Irish pre-dance & movement class. Each session works on building strength, developing gross motor skills, coordination, body awareness, and movement creativity...

Jiggy Tots

Family Movie: The house with the clock in its walls

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids

Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his oddball uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious `tick tock' noise. He soon learns that Uncle Jonathan and his feisty neighbour, Mrs Zimmerman, are powerful practitioners of the magic arts....

Family Movie: The house with the clock in its walls

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Teen Tech Time

JAN
26

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for Saturday Storytime! Listen to new favorites and classic stories read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Events for Youth and Families: Polar Opposites by Wildlife Theater

Sat, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids

Antarctica and the Arctic Circle are the two ends of the world. They look and feel the same, but very different types of animals call these icy lands home. Students explore the similarities and differences through two shows, "Polar Bear and the...

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African American Genealogy Seminar

Sat, Jan 26   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Adults

Come and learn how to discover your ancestors.  In addition different types of genealogy testing will be discussed. 

African American Genealogy Seminar

JAN
28

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jan 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Preschool Storytime

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Jan 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

One-On-One

Mon, Jan 28   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

Computer Basics

Mon, Jan 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

A Three Session, Computer Basics Workshop for Adults

Join us for this introduction to using computers (for adults with little or no experience using a computer)   Gain basic computer skills Create and edit a document in Microsoft...
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Computer Basics

Dancercise

Mon, Jan 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults fitness supported by zipcar

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

JAN
29

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 29   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Story time for toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Come and enjoy books, finger plays, songs and toy time. 

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy stories and play for 18 months  to 3 year olds.

Toddler Time

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I AM

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Singing guitarist Will Leet and jazz singer/pianist Sammy Rae Bowers will sing an exciting mix of children’s songs and contemporary pop songs, and foster exploration with musical instruments and fun movement activities. We believe that exposing...

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Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults career

The Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center is partnering with Macon Library to reach job-seekers in Brooklyn. Workforce1 recruiters will be at the library to pre-screen candidates for available job openings.

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Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

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