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OCT
15

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

Mon, Oct 15   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Park Slope Library

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

Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10 years in such prestigious venues as Spymphony Space and The White House Easter Egg Roll, the Lincoln Center...

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

Game On!

Mon, Oct 15   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

OCT
16

Creative Writing

Tue, Oct 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Fiction in Motion

Tue, Oct 16   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Enjoy a movie based on a good novel. Call the Ryder branch for details.

Fiction in Motion

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 16   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 16   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Park Slope Library

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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Build with LEGO

Tue, Oct 16   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Ryder Library

Teens

Create your Imagination.

Build with LEGO

Build with Imagination Blocks

Tue, Oct 16   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids

Come explore cooperative building with our Imagination Playground blocks! All ages are welcome, and registration is not required. This weekly event will take place outside in the garden when weather permits, or in our basement...

Build with Imagination Blocks

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach

Tue, Oct 16   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults poetry

Diane is a professional classical violinist who received her training at the Manhattan School of Music where she developed a passion for Romantic and Modern Poetry. Diane has featured her poetry at all the major venues in New York City and Long...

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach

OCT
17

Story Time

Wed, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 17   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Oct 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Oct 17   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Oct 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Kids Create in the Garden

Wed, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids kids create

Come into the Park Slope reading garden and create a take-home craft with us! The craft will change each week, so continue to stop by to see what we're making!

For kids 6 and up. Younger children are welcome when accompanied by an...

Kids Create in the Garden

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation

Wed, Oct 17   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Increase your energy and vitality while eliminating stress.

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation

Friends of Park Slope Library Meeting

Wed, Oct 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults

Friends of Park Slope Library is a community of neighbors created to support our local branch of the Brooklyn Public Library. Everyone's welcome at our monthly as plan how best to support Park Slope Library. You can reach the Friends directly at...

Friends of Park Slope Library Meeting

OCT
18

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 18   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Words and Memories

Thu, Oct 18   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Ryder Library

Older Adults

In a guided discussion, older adults recall memories of earlier days.

Words and Memories

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 18   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Adult Coloring

Thu, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Oct 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Gardening with Aviva

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids gardening

Kids of all ages are welcome to come explore the Park Slope garden and learn about gardening in urban and small spaces. Bring questions and curiosity! Registration is not required.

Featured Event
Gardening with Aviva

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 18   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Practice your English with others in a relaxed setting.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Oct 18   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Basic computer knowledge required. Learn to create, format and edit documents.

Microsoft Word Basics

OCT
19

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Oct 19   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Family Game Night

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids gaming techknowledge

Join us as we turn our basement auditorium into a drop-in game room! Featuring a variety of new and classic board games, LEGO®, Little Bits, IPADs and video games. Also including cards wtih  kittens that explode, sushi on the go...

Family Game Night

OCT
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

Kids storytime

Join us for Saturday Storytime! Listen to new favorites and classic stories read aloud. All ages welcome! No registration required.

Saturday Storytime

OCT
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Oct 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

Preparation for children nearing kindergarten age.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

OCT
22

Yoga for Adults with Arturo Castillo

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Park Slope Library

Adults yoga

Yoga is, above all else, a vital science, a natural way of accomplishing well-being. By stimulating the nerve system and the endocrine glands, through relaxation, free breathing and gentle stretches, we can experience peace of mind, emotional...

Yoga for Adults with Arturo Castillo

Gardening with Aviva

Mon, Oct 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Park Slope Library

Kids gardening

Kids of all ages are welcome to come explore the Park Slope garden and learn about gardening in urban and small spaces. Bring questions and curiosity! Registration is not required.

Gardening with Aviva

Adult Coloring

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Toddler Yoga

Mon, Oct 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids yoga

Join Kelly Brennan for some fun on the yoga mat! Toddlers will explore yoga poses and breathing in a playful way through adventures, stories, games, and songs.

This class is designed for any toddler who is a strong walker. We kindly ask...

Toddler Yoga

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Park Slope Library

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

Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10 years in such prestigious venues as Spymphony Space and The White House Easter Egg Roll, the Lincoln Center...

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

Game On!

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

OCT
23

Internet & Email

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Ryder Library

Adults

Internet and Email instruction for beginners.

Internet & Email

Creative Writing

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Children's Movie

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Call the Ryder branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Build with Imagination Blocks

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids

Come explore cooperative building with our Imagination Playground blocks! All ages are welcome, and registration is not required. This weekly event will take place outside in the garden when weather permits, or in our basement...

Build with Imagination Blocks

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Tue, Oct 23   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids

Come drop off your favorite stuffed animals at the library for an awesome stuffed friend sleepover. You might be surprised by what they got into while you weren’t around! (But don’t worry - we’ll take lots of pictures so you know what they were...

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

OCT
24

Story Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Kids Create in the Garden

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids kids create

Come into the Park Slope reading garden and create a take-home craft with us! The craft will change each week, so continue to stop by to see what we're making!

For kids 6 and up. Younger children are welcome when accompanied by an...

Kids Create in the Garden

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation

Wed, Oct 24   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Increase your energy and vitality while eliminating stress.

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation

OCT
25

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

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