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NOV
20

Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 20   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, Nov 20   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

Email Basics

Tue, Nov 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 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

Coding for Kids

Tue, Nov 20   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

Children's Movie

Tue, Nov 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

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

Children's Movie

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Build with LEGO @ Park Slope

Join us for our weekly LEGO club to create amazing Lego structures, meet other builders, and make new friends!

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Kids Create

Tue, Nov 20   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, Nov 20   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens

Explore your Creative side

DIY for Teens

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 20   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, Nov 20   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

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

Tuesday Tech Hour

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach

Tue, Nov 20   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults poetry

Michael Angelo Tumbarello (aka Baje One) is an armchair cultural critic and a real-life cultural contributor from Brooklyn, NY. He is a writer, rapper, indie record label owner, husband, father, and clinical social worker serving on the front...

Ken Siegelman's Poetry Outreach

Astronomy Night

Tue, Nov 20   7:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids

Take a look through our telescope and see a celestial body up close! We will have our telescope set up outside the library. Ages 8 & Up

*This program may be canceled based upon the weather. Rain, snow, or clouds will cancel the...

Astronomy Night

NOV
21

ESOL Class

Wed, Nov 21   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

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 21   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

Art O'Clock for Adults

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Adults arts and crafts

Make time in your life for creativity!

Work on relaxing and fun art projects including:

Coloring Collaging Line Drawing Painting Designing postcards Sculpting Crafts

And more!

Art O'Clock for Adults

Story Time

Wed, Nov 21   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

English Tools and More

Wed, Nov 21   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

Babies & Books

Wed, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

After School Homework Help

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Kids Create

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids kids create

Come into the Park Slope Library 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 adult to...

Kids Create

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 5th.

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that...

Register
Brooklyn Robotics League

Falun Dafa Exercise

Wed, Nov 21   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relieve stress and enjoy peace of mind through meditation and exercise.

Falun Dafa Exercise

Friends of Park Slope Library Meeting

Wed, Nov 21   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

NOV
23

Babies & Books

Fri, Nov 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Please note: No Babies and Books today. Join us next week 11/30!

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

Cancelled
Babies & Books

Resume Help

Fri, Nov 23   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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 23   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)

Ask a Tech

Fri, Nov 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook 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? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask  a Tech

Family Game Night

Fri, Nov 23   3:30 pm to 5:15 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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Nov 23   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

NOV
24

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years storytime saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Build with LEGO

Sat, Nov 24   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids build with lego

Calling Master Builders and Emmets alike*! Build with LEGO Saturday afternoons.

Take one of our challenges or follow your creativity. Creations will be on display in the library for 2 weeks.

*See: The LEGO Movie

Build with LEGO

NOV
26

Yoga for Adults with Arturo Castillo

Mon, Nov 26   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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Nov 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

English Tools and More

Mon, Nov 26   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

Read and Play

Mon, Nov 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

Read and Play

Homework Help

Mon, Nov 26   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, Nov 26   3:15 pm to 4:00 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

Game On!

Mon, Nov 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Microsoft Word Basics

Mon, Nov 26   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

After School Stories

Mon, Nov 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Mon, Nov 26   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults hotspot 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...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Red Hook Book Club: Vegetarian Edition

Mon, Nov 26   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join us at the Record Shop at 360 Van Brunt for the next installment of the Red Hook Book Club!

Translated from the original Korean, The Vegetarian is a beautiful, unsettling novel about rebellion and taboo, violence and eroticism, and the...

Red Hook Book Club: Vegetarian Edition

NOV
27

Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Fiction in Motion

Tue, Nov 27   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

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