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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

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

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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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

Adult Coloring

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

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Teen Tech Time

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

Teens

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

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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Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

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)

Teen Gaming

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens gaming gaming for teens teen tech time teen time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

Register
LDBA Free Art Fridays

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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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

Latino Book Club: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

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

Adults book club book discussion

Join the Latino Book Club for an informal discussion of this beloved coming-of-age classic of a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago, told in a series of lyrical vignettes.

No registration required. Adults...

Latino Book Club: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Teen Clothing Swap

Sat, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens

Bring in clothes, shoes, and accesories you do not want anymore and swap out with other items. Upgrade your style for the new school year. No underwear or torn clothing please. They need to be clean and in good condition! 

...

Teen Clothing Swap

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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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

Adult Coloring

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

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Computer Basics

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

Adults 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.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Game On!

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

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

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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

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

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

Family Movie Night: Thor Ragnarok

Tue, Sep 25   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

 Come with the whole family to see the hit movie on our large screen. Free for all ages.

 

Family Movie Night: Thor Ragnarok

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

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

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

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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 26   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 26   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Increase your energy and vitality while eliminating stress.

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation

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Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Gardening with Aviva

Thu, Sep 27   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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

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