E.g., Jun 21 2018
JUN
21

Library Lanes

Thu, Jun 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, Jun 21   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

 We invite you to explore Watercolor Chinese Brush Painting with Kwok Kay Choey in this fun workshop series where you will learn more about the art of Chinese painting. 

Registration required.  Class completely full.

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Chinese Brush Painting

Story Play

Thu, Jun 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Story Play

Thu, Jun 21   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

(Drama, 125 minutes)

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for...

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Technology and arts exploration!

Teen Time

Homework Help

Thu, Jun 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free Homework Help for Kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Podcast Audio Recording

Thu, Jun 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

bklyn incubator

Use Tascam recorders and the free audio software Audacity to record your thoughts and edit the sound. 

Podcast Audio Recording

Make Music New York: Alexander Boyce

Thu, Jun 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Live Music make music ny performance

With a relaxing combination of reggae, rock, and soul Alexander Boyce is a breath of fresh air. A composer, singer, song writer and visual artist, Alexander Boyce has produced music for recording artis reprinting genres from country to hip-hop...

Make Music New York: Alexander Boyce

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Gratitude

Thu, Jun 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

book club book discussion

In Gratitude by Joseph Kertes, war's darkest period descends upon Hungary's Jews. By the time it ends, over half a million Jews will have been murdered. Gratitude tells the story of that period, through a group of people whom terrible...

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Gratitude

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

JUN
22

Story Play

Fri, Jun 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

music Story Play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

Latin Dance Class

Fri, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Come join our Latin Dance Class where you will learn Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Cumbia and Tango and the cultural history that is embedded in each dance.

 

 

Latin Dance Class

One-on-One Technology Help

Fri, Jun 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning TechKnowledge

Need help with your new device? Need to refresh or improve your knowledge of Microsoft Office, printing, or computer use? Come to the Spring Creek Library and ask for assistance:

   One-on-One assistance with electonics

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One-on-One Technology Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jun 22   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

Reading is Fundamental

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Introduction to Poetry

Fri, Jun 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

poetry

Don’t know much about poetry?

Come and get familiar with the world’s greatest poets. 

 

 

Introduction to Poetry

Kids Create

Fri, Jun 22   3:45 pm to 4:45 pm   New Utrecht Library

after school 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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jun 22   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Gaming gaming for teens Teen Tech Time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

JUN
23

Homework Help

Sat, Jun 23   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

Sat, Jun 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

In this class we will build the strength, flexibility, and motor control needed to engage safely and progressively in bodyweight exercises—at your own pace. We will also cover proper warm ups, cool down stretches, dealing with minor aches and...

Register
ShapeUp NYC - Bodyweight Exercise Fundamentals

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Jun 23   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 23   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Saturday Storytime

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

First Five Years Saturday Storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

LGBTQ* Trivia

Sat, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

lgbtq pride month

Test your knowledge against the knowledge of your peers.

LGBTQ* Trivia

JUN
25

Build with Blocks

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

early literacy

Kids age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to build and play together. Practice fine and gross motor skills while making new friends!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

 

 

Build with Blocks

Chair yoga

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair yoga

Kids Create

Mon, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts Kids Create

Create something fun and original

Kids Create

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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.

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Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids Tech Time

Hands on technology exploration for kids age 6-12!

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

summer reading techknowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Teen Tech Time

Crocheting

Mon, Jun 25   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts crochet

Weave beautiful patterns together whether you are a beginner or a pro!

Crocheting

JUN
26

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jun 26   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

Reading is Fundamental summer reading

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)

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Jun 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

First Five Years Story Play summer reading

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Brooklyn Folk Arts & Artists Series presents: Michela Musolino

Tue, Jun 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

bpl presents folk art and artists series

Presented by Brooklyn Arts Council and Brooklyn Public Library.

Traditional and contemporary Sicilian folk and roots music by American-born-and-raised Michela Musolino. This program will be hosted by Julia Patinella and will feature...

Brooklyn Folk Arts & Artists Series presents: Michela Musolino

Computer Basics

Tue, Jun 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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

Movies @ the Library: Peter Rabbit

Tue, Jun 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Movies at the Library

The stubborn and naughty Peter Rabbit causes chaos in the home and garden of an irritable human named Mr. McGregor. However, their rivalry grows even more heated when they both fall in love with a new neighbor who adores animals. 2018. Rated PG...

Movies @ the Library: Peter Rabbit

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jun 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

after school chess workshop Gaming

Learn the elegant game of chess.

All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Chess Workshop

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Jun 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jun 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Join us for technology learning and play!

Teen Tech Time

Game On! with Legos

Tue, Jun 26   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

build with lego Game On! Gaming

Play a host of table top games, or create new worlds with Legos.

Game On! with Legos

Typing Basics

Tue, Jun 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Are you interested in learning how to increase your typing speed and typing accuracy? Please join us and learn the basics of improving typing speed as well as accuracy.

Typing Basics

JUN
27

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

Wed, Jun 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Computer Basics 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Computer Basics: Drop-In Lab

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Jun 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets for our Vets. Don’t know how?  We’ll teach you!  Supplies included.  Ages 10 - 110.

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Adult Game Time

Wed, Jun 27   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

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

Game On!

Wed, Jun 27   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Game On! Gaming

Board games and table top games are available to play with in the library. Play games with your friends or make new ones! For kids and teens. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

Game On!

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Jun 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Gaming

Use the PS4, the Xbox, the Wii or even the PS2 to try out a few family friendly games.

Are you good enough to win?

Kids Tech Time

Teen Time

Wed, Jun 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Technology and arts exploration!

Teen Time

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jun 27   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Gaming gaming for teens Teen Tech Time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

JUN
28

Library Lanes

Thu, Jun 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

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