E.g., Jun 23 2018
JUN
23

Computer Basics

Sat, Jun 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Computer Basics 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

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jun 23   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 23   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

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Jun 23   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

drag queen story hour lgbtq pride month

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy! Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

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

Political History of Rock n Roll ( Film series / Discussion )

Tue, Jun 26   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

book discussion

 

This is a ten-part weekly film and discussion series on the evolution and politics of rock music.

 

Join us for a critical look at the political history of rock music, and how it changed the American social...

Political History of Rock n Roll ( Film series / Discussion )

Trafficked (Film ) Screening

Tue, Jun 26   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Movies

Trafficked 2017, 85 mins. Screening: Tuesday, June 26th 4:00pm

Taiwo hopes to make a new life for herself and her twin sister in Dublin. Unfortunately, she is caught between smugglers

and a petty thieving conman. She makes a...

Trafficked (Film ) Screening

Tween DIY

Tue, Jun 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Join us to create in the Walt Whitman library!

Tween DIY

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.

...

Featured Event Register
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

Storytime with RIF

Wed, Jun 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Join us for a fun and musical storytime!

Storytime with RIF

Tech Time

Wed, Jun 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

gaming for teens TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

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.

Tech Time

JUN
28

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jun 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

Lego Wall for Kids

Thu, Jun 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Build on the Lego Wall!

Lego Wall for Kids

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

Lego Mindstorm

Fri, Jun 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids Create LEGO Robotics TechKnowledge

Learn how to build & program a Lego robot. 

Lego Mindstorm

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 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
3

The Political History of Rock 'n' Roll Music

Tue, Jul 3   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Movies at the Library

This is a ten-part weekly film and discussion series on the evolution and politics of rock music

 

Join us for a critical look at the political history of rock music, and how it changed the American social landscape, while...

The Political History of Rock 'n' Roll Music

Beautifully Insecure (Film) Screening

Tue, Jul 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Beautifully Insecure  2018, 126 mins. Screening: Tuesday, July 3rd 4:00pm

Diagnosed with Alopecia at an early age, has made Leanna, so extremely insecure, that later on in life, her soulmate couldn’t save her.

Beautifully Insecure  (Film) Screening

JUL
5

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jul 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

Lego Mindstorm

Fri, Jul 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids Create LEGO Robotics TechKnowledge

Learn how to build & program a Lego robot. 

Lego Mindstorm

JUL
7

Computer Basics

Sat, Jul 7   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Computer Basics 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

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 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

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

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

The Political History of Rock 'n' Roll Music

Tue, Jul 10   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Movies at the Library

This is a ten-part weekly film and discussion series on the evolution and politics of rock music

 

Join us for a critical look at the political history of rock music, and how it changed the American social landscape, while...

The Political History of Rock 'n' Roll Music

Loving (Film) Screening

Tue, Jul 10   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Loving  2017, 109 mins. Screening: Tuesday, July 10th 4:00pm*

In 1958, in the state of Virginia, the idea of interracial marriage was not only immoral it was illegal, until a famous lawsuit.

Loving (Film) Screening

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

Storytime with RIF

Wed, Jul 11   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Join us for a fun and musical storytime!

Storytime with RIF

Tech Time

Wed, Jul 11   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

gaming for teens TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

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.

Tech Time

JUL
12

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jul 12   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

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