E.g., Nov 12 2018
NOV
13

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Nov 13   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children’s programs may include films, crafts, games, open play sessions, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior...

Preschool Storytime

Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Tue, Nov 13   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Nov 13   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Fiction in Motion

Tue, Nov 13   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

Fiction in Motion

Tue, Nov 13   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Enjoy a good movie based on a good book.

Fiction in Motion

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

After School Stories

Tue, Nov 13   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids inclusive services

A fun-filled hour of stories and crafts.

Cancelled
After School Stories

NOV
14

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books music reading is fundamental storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for an awesome storytime with lots of books, music, dancing, and play.

This program is best suited for ages three and under.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Yoga

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga

Are you ready to get fit? Yoga is back at Gerritsen Beach!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Story Time

Wed, Nov 14   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

Cinema: Going in Style

Wed, Nov 14   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded...

Cinema: Going in Style

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Nov 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League!

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 transport...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 14   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 14   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Come get crafty at the library! Arts & crafts and other activities for ages 6-12.

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Falun Dafa Exercise

Wed, Nov 14   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

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

Falun Dafa Exercise

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Wed, Nov 14   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Led by a citizenship exam coach, the group lets participants discuss topics covered on the exam and practice mock interviews.

This program is FREE and no registration is required!

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

NOV
15

Words & Memories

Thu, Nov 15   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Ryder Library

Older Adults

Reminisce over earlier days.

Words & Memories

Adult Coloring

Thu, Nov 15   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Thu, Nov 15   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Thu, Nov 15   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Nov 15   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Kids Create: Keepsake Box

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Are you a kid who likes to get crafty? Do you sometimes like to get your hands dirty while working on a super fun project?

Well then, Kids Create is for you.

This Thursday we will be decorating our own keepsake boxes!

Kids Create: Keepsake Box

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Nov 15   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Special Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Thu, Nov 15   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

Come celebrate the release of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald with a viewing of the first movie in the series, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Relive the epic beginnings of Newt Scamander's story and meet all of the...

Special Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

NOV
16

Children's Open Play

Fri, Nov 16   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 16   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)

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Nov 16   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish first five years

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

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Sip (Coffee) & Paint

Fri, Nov 16   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Adults can come and paint something new. We will provide the paint, the non-alcoholic drinks, canvases and brushes. We will have a project prepared, but if inspiration strikes, you can paint your own original creation. We will be working with...

Register
Sip (Coffee) & Paint

Write-In

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults creative writing

Celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) at Gerritsen Beach Library with write-ins all month long! Bring your laptop (or pen and paper) and write with us! We’ll have word sprints and writing prompts and comraderie.

Write-In

NaNoWriMo Jr

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school anime and manga arts and crafts creative writing

Calling all aspiring young writers and artists (and any other creative kids!). This month Gerritsen Beach will be hosting our very own National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) programs.

Come hang out in the youth room every Friday from 3-...

NaNoWriMo Jr

Build with LEGO

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

Teen Time: Blackout Poetry

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens poetry teen time

Try your hand at creating poetry using book pages and markers!

Ages 13+

Teen Time: Blackout Poetry

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

NOV
17

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories& activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you & your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Family LEGOS

Sat, Nov 17   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Imagine it!! Build it!!. Do you enjoy creating projects using legos and Duplos?

Join us for an afternoon of LEGo projects.

Cancelled
Family LEGOS

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

NOV
18

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Nov 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years

Preparation for children nearing kindergarten age.

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Sun, Nov 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

NOV
19

Read and Play

Mon, Nov 19   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years inclusive services

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

Cancelled
Read and Play

Adult Coloring

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

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