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OCT
19

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Oct 19   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

Musical Toddler Yoga Storytime

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years first five years music storytime yoga

Join us for a musical toddler yoga storytime. Pick up a free ticket the morning of the program at the children's desk.

Musical Toddler Yoga Storytime

Babies & Books

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Resume Help

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults career resume

Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search! 

Please bring a draft of your resume...

Resume Help

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Oct 19   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

Teen Time

Fri, Oct 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Come have fun with your peers after a long week of school. Enjoy playing games, or just socializing, while spending a leisure time in a safe relaxing space.

Teen Time

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook 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

DIY Fridays

Fri, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Teens

Make buttons,  duct tape creations, origami, blackout poetry and more with other teens. For 6th grade and up. 

DIY Fridays

OCT
20

Story and Play

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun and informal program.

Story and Play

Nannies' Fairy Tales Writing Workshop

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Adults bpl presents creative writing nannies fairy tales writing workshops writing workshop

Brooklyn Public Library invites nannies and babysitters to participate in a dynamic FREE eight-week Saturday creative writing workshop where you can develop your writing skills and create an original story.

A certificate of...

Featured Event
Nannies' Fairy Tales Writing Workshop

HSE (Formerly GED) Prep Class

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning hse tasc

Are you ready to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Do you need extra help with math or writing to pass the TASC exam (formerly known as GED)? Enroll in our FREE fast track hybrid HSE class on Saturdays at Red Hook Library. Classes...

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HSE (Formerly GED) Prep Class

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years 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!

Saturday Storytime: Red Hook Harvest Festival

Sat, Oct 20   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

We are bringing our Saturday Storytime to the Red Hook Harvest Festival on October 20th.

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

We are pleased to present storytime twice this...

Saturday Storytime: Red Hook Harvest Festival

Beanstalk Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years spanish storytime

Enjoy this storytime in French and Spanish from Brooklyn Beanstalk. Ages 1-8.

Beanstalk Storytime

Chess Workshop

Sat, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids summer reading

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Chess Workshop

Saturday Storytime: Red Hook Harvest Festival

Sat, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

We are bringing our Saturday Storytime to the Red Hook Harvest Festival on October 20th.

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

We are pleased to present storytime twice this...

Saturday Storytime: Red Hook Harvest Festival

Team Up to Read

Sat, Oct 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

R.E.A.D Therapy Dog Program

Sat, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Sign up for a slot to read to a certified therapy dog from NY Therapy Animals. 

Featured Event
R.E.A.D Therapy Dog Program

OCT
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Oct 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam ready set kindergarten

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!

Sun, Oct 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years 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 &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Team Up to Read

Sun, Oct 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

OCT
22

Spanish Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy spanish multilingual storytime

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

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

ESOL Class

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between September 5th and November 21st. 

ESOL Class

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Oct 22   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older Adults creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

English Tools and More

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Need Homework Help? We Can Help!

Central Library (Youth Wing)

Grades K-8

Mondays: 3:00-6:00 PM

Tuesdays: 3:30-5:30 PM

Thursdays: 3:00-6:00 PM

 

This is a free service. No pre-...

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school homework help

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Kids Create with littleBits

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits.  In this free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basic robotics and more.

Kids Create with littleBits

Teen Gaming and Anime Club

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Teens

Teens, join us for analog games (board games, card games, RPGs) and anime!

Every Monday at 4 PM in the Youth Wing.

Games include Magic: The Gathering, Exploding Kittens, Machi Koro, Sushi Go!, Munchkin, Dungeons and...

Teen Gaming and Anime Club

Game On!: Chess

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids

Are YOU a CHESS MASTER?

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

Game On!: Chess

Microsoft Word Basics

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. In this  series you will cover the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

 

 ...

Microsoft Word Basics

Microsoft Word Basics

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. In this  series you will cover the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

 

 ...

Microsoft Word Basics

Our Garden Club

Mon, Oct 22   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

OCT
23

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   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

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years 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

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Need Homework Help? We Can Help!

Central Library (Youth Wing)

Grades K-8

Mondays: 3:00-6:00 PM

Tuesdays: 3:30-5:30 PM

Thursdays: 3:00-6:00 PM

 

This is a free service. No pre-...

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens diy

Join us for a fun filled hour or arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Coding for Kids

Tue, Oct 23   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids

Kids ages 5 years and older learn basic  coding using Scratch Jr. and Code.org.

Coding for Kids

Build with LEGO

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Meet and friends and have fun building with LEGO.

*For ages 6 to 12

Build with LEGO

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids storytime kids create

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Kids Create

DIY for Teens

Tue, Oct 23   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens

Explore your Creative side

DIY for Teens

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school homework help

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Tuesday Tech Hour

Tue, Oct 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Join our Thursday Tech hour program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Tuesday Tech Hour

Email Basics

Tue, Oct 23   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

OCT
24

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

ESOL Class

Wed, Oct 24   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between September 5th and November 21st. 

ESOL Class

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

Ask A Tech

Wed, Oct 24   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

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Toddler Time

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