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)

Computer Basics

Tue, Nov 13   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

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

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

Need homework help? We can help!

If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!

Homework Help

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

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

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

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

Library Lanes: Bowling!

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

Older Adults

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Adult Coloring

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

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

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

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

Chess Workshop

Thu, Nov 15   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

Learn to play chess or practice your skills.

For Kids
Ages 8 & Up

Chess Workshop

NOV
16

Reverse Aging Program

Fri, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

A Practical Program for Aging Reversal

How to maintain a youthful mind & improve your emotional well-being.

How to rid yourself of anxiety, conflict, & tune in to a healthy lifestyle.

How to enhance your...

Reverse Aging Program

Featured Film: THE LOVERS

Fri, Nov 16   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: THE LOVERS

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)

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

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)

NOV
17

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

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

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!

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

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Computer Basics

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Game On!

Mon, Nov 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

NOV
20

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Nov 20   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 20   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 20   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)

Computer Basics

Tue, Nov 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

Need homework help? We can help!

If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!

Homework Help

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Nov 20   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

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