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Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 19   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...

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Babies and Books

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 19   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...

Featured Event
Babies and Books

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Sep 19   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Adult Game Time

Wed, Sep 19   1:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Anyone interested in games is welcome to participate in our adult game time. We have Playing Cards, Chess, Checkers, Sushi Go, Jenga, Clue, Scrabble, Clue, Uno, Tsuro, Scattergories, and more!

Come play games and meet some friends. Game...

Adult Game Time

Microsoft Excel Basics II: Working With Charts and Tables

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht 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.

Microsoft Excel Basics II:  Working With Charts and Tables

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Sep 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids movies movies at the library

Kids and families are invited to watch a free family movie at the library. The movie we are showing is TBD.

Movies @ the Library

Kids Create

Wed, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids summer reading kids create

Arts and crafts program for children to develop their creativity. Create a project to bring home with you.

Kids Create

Tween Time

Wed, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

Our Garden Club

Wed, Sep 19   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids gardening inclusive services

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

This is an inclusive program for to children ages 5 to 12 with and without disabilities, their...

Our Garden Club

Astronomy Night

Wed, Sep 19   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Look through our telescope and gaze a the night sky! We will be outside the library looking at different celestial bodies.

*This program is weather dependent. Please call the library day of to find out if we will have our telescope out...

Astronomy Night

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 19   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

Register
ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

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Story Play

Thu, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years storytime story play

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and action rhymes. For kids age 0-5 and their caregivers.

Caregivers must be present for the entire storytime.

Story Play

Ask A Tech

Thu, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a question about using computers, the internet, or software like microsoft word, excel, or power point? No time to join a formal class? Then, Drop into our Ask A Tech session to get personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

Thu, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(PG-13)

(Comedy, 104 minutes)

Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids storytime

Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. At the end of each session, every child is given a free copy of one of Mr. Keats' books...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids storytime

Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. At the end of each session, every child is given a free copy of one of Mr. Keats' books...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Tween Time

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

Adult Feature Films: Chappaquiddick (PG-13)

Thu, Sep 20   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults movies

On July 18, 1969, Sen. Ted Kennedy drives his car off of a bridge on Massachusetts' Chappaquiddick Island. The accident results in the death of passenger Mary Jo Kopechne, a 28-year-old campaign strategist who worked for Kennedy. The ongoing...

Adult Feature Films: Chappaquiddick (PG-13)

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

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ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Fri, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning 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? Come to our information desk to receive personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Kids Create

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join us for a new arts and crafts project every week. Create something new and all your own!

Caregivers must accompany young children.

Kids Create

Cross Cultural Conversations - World War I

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Discussion of  World War 1.

Cross Cultural Conversations - World War I

DIY Fridays

Fri, Sep 21   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

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Kids Tech Time

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Story and Play

Sat, Sep 22   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

World Language Festival

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Everyone is welcomed here!  Join us for 3rd annual World Language Festival.  Fun awaits the whole family; come early and stay for all the wonderfully diverse programming! 

Performances by Mexican Music & Dance with...

World Language Festival

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Sep 22   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years summer reading saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime!

Movies @the Library: Maya the Bee 2: The Honey Games (PG)

Sat, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids movies movies at the library

Maya creates a team of misfit bugs to compete in the Honey Games, in an attempt to save her hive's honey.

Movies @the Library: Maya the Bee 2: The Honey Games (PG)

Chess Workshop

Sat, Sep 22   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids chess workshop

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

Chess Workshop

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Sat, Sep 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

Register
ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

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Story and Play

Mon, Sep 24   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

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in both Chinese and English.

...
Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

Game On!

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 are invited to play board games at the library! Bring a friend or make a new one.

 

Game On!

Story & Craft for Preschoolers

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Come to our program to listen to the story, make a simple craft and meet a new friends.

Story & Craft for Preschoolers

Teen Gaming

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Teens

Teens, join us for tabletop gaming.  A rotating schedule of board games, Card Games (MtG and Yu-Gi-Oh!), and RPGs are featured.

Teen Gaming

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Teen Tech Time

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids summer reading reading is fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: one free book when you sign up for RIF and a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Voter Registration

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 5:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults

National Voter Registration Day is a national holiday celebrating our democracy. Come to the library and register to vote!  We will have voter registration forms available all day.

Voter Registration

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 25   10:15 am to 10:45 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime 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. For ages 18-36 months. There are two...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime 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. For ages 18-36 months. There are two...

Toddler Time

Story Play

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years storytime story play

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and action rhymes. For kids age 0-5 and their caregivers.

Caregivers must be present for the entire storytime.

Story Play

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading story play

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Computer Basics

Microsoft Excel Basics III: Using Simple Formulas

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht 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.

Microsoft Excel Basics III:  Using Simple Formulas

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tween Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

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Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 26   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...

Featured Event
Babies and Books

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 26   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...

Featured Event
Babies and Books

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

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