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Living with Wildlife

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids green series

In this program you will meet some of the reptiles, mammals & birds that call Long Island home. Learn about their unique adaptations and explore their role in our local ecosystem. Get the inside scoop on why these animals came to our Wildlife...

Living with Wildlife

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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

Hispanic Heritage Month: Book Adventures with Drum Dream Girl by Margarita Engle

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

Kids arts and crafts

Book Adventures - A read aloud program followed by activities inspired by arts and  crafts. Ages: 5 to 12.

Join us to celebrate Hispanic heritage Month with read aloud about one girl's courage to change the world. Craft activity will...

Hispanic Heritage Month: Book Adventures with Drum Dream Girl by Margarita Engle

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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, Sep 19   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

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Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   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

Introduction to Typing

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults techknowledge

Whether you next typed on a keyboard ever or what to increase how many words per minute that you can type, this is the class for you.

In this class we will:

Learn how to type

Learn keyboard shortcuts

Play typing...

Introduction to Typing

Words and Memories

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Older Adults

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

Words and Memories

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   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...

Register
Toddler Time

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Sep 20   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Chess Workshop for Kids

Thu, Sep 20   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 8 and up are invited to play and improve their skills in this, the most ancient and mysterious of board games.

Chess Workshop for Kids

Family Movie -

Thu, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

Family Movie -

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Gardening with Aviva

Thu, Sep 20   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.

Gardening with Aviva

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 20   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Practice your English with others in a relaxed setting.

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics Laptop)

Thu, Sep 20   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics Laptop)

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 21   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)

Game On!

Fri, Sep 21   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 5-12.

Game On!

Movies @ the Library

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 5:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids

Join us for this month’s movie: Coco. Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great– great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

Rated: PG

Runtime: 1hr...

Movies @ the Library

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NYC Uke Squad September Jam

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

The NYC Uke Squad invites all interested ukulele players to join in our September Ukulele Jam session at the Leonard Library on Saturday, September 22nd, (11 AM - 1 PM). All ages and levels are welcome, but attendees...

Featured Event
NYC Uke Squad September Jam

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

English Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   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

Build with Lego Mindstorms

Sat, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Kids will learn the basics of building fundamentals and programming basics to create robots.

Build with Lego Mindstorms

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Gardening with Aviva

Mon, Sep 24   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

Story Play

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Listening to a story and play toys.

Story Play

Adult Coloring

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Game On!

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

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Creative Writing

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

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Chair Yoga

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults

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...

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Chair Yoga

Ask a Tech

Tue, Sep 25   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

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults crochet fiber arts

Knit, crochet, and chat!

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Kids Create

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

Children's Movie

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

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

Children's Movie

Yoga

Tue, Sep 25   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

Yoga

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech (Basic)

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech (Basic)

Story Time

Wed, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

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