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JAN
22

Introduction to Ipad basics

Tue, Jan 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults

Have an Ipad but dont know how to use it?, where to start, how to navigate the settings, or surf the internet?. We are here to help. Stop in ask questions, get answers, because its never too late to learn!.

Introduction to Ipad basics

Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 22   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration -...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 22   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies & Books

JAN
23

The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Jan 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years babies & books big brooklyn playdate first five years toddler time

Stop by the Mini Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

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The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 23   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 23   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Chess Club

Wed, Jan 23   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids

Drop into our chess club and learn strategy from our Chessmaster William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun! Ages 5+

Chess Club

JAN
24

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Jan 24   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

PreK Story & Play

Ask a Tech

Thu, Jan 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Having issues with your Ipad, cellphone, laptop, etc.? we are here to help, this is the place for you!. Stop in, ask questions,get answers!, because its never too late to learn!.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jan 24   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone or bring a friend, our WiiU is your WiiU. We also have a PS4, not to brag or anything

We have Mario Kart, Super Smash Brothers, Just Dance and...

Teen Tech Time

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Jan 24   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults

Are you hoping ot get your high schol equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, emrolled in our online prep class, or...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

JAN
25

Build with LEGO

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids

Come and take on our Lego building challenge or build whatever you feel like! Have fun and meet other Lego lovers in the neighborhood.  For ages 5+

Build with LEGO

JAN
26

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

Events for Youth and Families: Polar Opposites by Wildlife Theater

Sat, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids

Antarctica and the Arctic Circle are the two ends of the world. They look and feel the same, but very different types of animals call these icy lands home. Students explore the similarities and differences through two shows, "Polar Bear and the...

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Events for Youth and Families: Polar Opposites by Wildlife Theater

Fun With Yarn!

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Please join us to work on projects in yarn. Instruction in crocheting is provided. Yarn available, limited hooks/needles available. No registration required.

Fun With Yarn!

JAN
29

Email basics

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Want to signup for an email account?, learn how to create folders, adjust your settings, and much more? this is the place for you!. Stop in ask questions, get answers. Its never too late to learn.

Email basics

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I AM

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Singing guitarist Will Leet and jazz singer/pianist Sammy Rae Bowers will sing an exciting mix of children’s songs and contemporary pop songs, and foster exploration with musical instruments and fun movement activities. We believe that exposing...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I AM

Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 29   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration -...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 29   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Babies & Books

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids

Come and have fun while playing video games and teching out with other kids in the neighborhood. Ages 8+.

Kids Tech Time

JAN
30

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Next Step Session

Wed, Jan 30   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults

This workshop will provide resources that will help attendees navigate life after receiving their High School Equivalency.

Information on:

College Options

CUNY Math Start

Applying for Jobs

Job training...

Next Step Session

Chess Club

Wed, Jan 30   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids

Drop into our chess club and learn strategy from our Chessmaster William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun! Ages 5+

Chess Club

Adult Book Club/Discussion: An American Marriage

Wed, Jan 30   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults book club book discussion

Celestial and Roy are a year into marriage when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. After he's exonerated, will they be able to save their relationship?

Adult Book Club/Discussion: An American Marriage

JAN
31

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Jan 31   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

PreK Story & Play

Ask a Tech

Thu, Jan 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

help with troubleshooting issues with your Ipad, cellphone, laptops, etc.? We are here to help. Stop in, ask questions, and get answers! Let's learn and grow together, because its never too late to learn. (*in person registration required,limited...

Ask a Tech

Jewelry Workshop with Jennifer Jacobs

Thu, Jan 31   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens

Wrap those beads!

Wire wrapped Jewelry by Jennifer Jacobs.


Join us for a special jewelry workshop generously funded by the Friends of the Brooklyn Heights Branch Library....

Jewelry Workshop with Jennifer Jacobs

FEB
2

Featured Film: The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)

Sat, Feb 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

When a woman discovers her ex is a spy, she and her friend are thrown into the world of espionage. Starring Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon.

Featured Film: The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)

FEB
3

Celebrate Here’s Hank with Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver

Sun, Feb 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids author talks

Brooklyn Public Library is thrilled to partner with Stories Bookshop + Storytelling Lab for a fun-filled afternoon for Brooklyn families with actor, director and writer Henry Winkler and co-author Lin Oliver, to celebrate the publication of their...

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Celebrate Here’s Hank with Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver

FEB
4

All Day All Week: An Occupy Wall Street Story

Mon, Feb 4   6:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents business film

Eight years ago Occupy Wall Street seized NYC’s financial center and captured the world’s attention in a demonstration of the democratic process.  Today the right to assemble, to earn a fair wage, and to speak the truth is more...

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All Day All Week: An Occupy Wall Street Story

FEB
5

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Want to learn how to use a laptop/pc? this is the class for you. Join us in learning all the fundamentals to get you on your way to advancing your computer skills. Stop in ask questions, get answers. Its never too late to learn.

Computer Basics

FEB
6

Philosophy in the Library: Ethan Hallerman

Wed, Feb 6   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents philosophy in the library

Philosophers from around the country discuss the great questions and generate discussions with our audience.

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Philosophy in the Library: Ethan Hallerman

FEB
7

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Feb 7   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone or bring a friend, our WiiU is your WiiU. We also have a PS4, not to brag or anything


We FINALLY have Super Smash Brothers for WiiU.
Even with 8-...

Teen Tech Time

FEB
8

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Fri, Feb 8   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mhfa

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is...

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

FEB
9

Events for Youth and Families: Chinese New Year Celebration

Sat, Feb 9   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music

Join us for a fantastic Chinese New Year presentation celebrating the arrival of the Year of the Pig and usher in a year of joy and abundance! Put on something red and bring the whole family to experience the beautiful dances from one of the most...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Chinese New Year Celebration

FEB
10

Classical Interludes: Min Xiao-Fen + Alan Chan present “Moon Walk”- New York Debut

Sun, Feb 10   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents classical interludes music

Pipa virtuoso Min Xiao-Fen who plays solo Monk tunes collaborates with gifted LA-based composer Alan Chan to explore new jazz through their new project Moon Walk, with inspiration drawn from the story of the goddess of the Moon Chang'e and...

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Classical Interludes: Min Xiao-Fen + Alan Chan present “Moon Walk”- New York Debut

FEB
11

Create the Business Plan That’s Right for You

Mon, Feb 11   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business

Small business owners, start-ups and entrepreneurs: learn to create or update your business plan or launch a new product or service at this free half-day SCORE program.

This workshop will give you the tools and background to:

...
Register
Create the Business Plan That’s Right for You

FEB
12

Ipad Basics

Tue, Feb 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have an Ipad but dont really know how to get started utilizing it? this is the class for you!. Stop in ask questions, get answers. Learn how to adjust your settings, navigate the internet, connect to local wifi networks,etc.

Ipad Basics

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

Tue, Feb 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of Jazz, Calypso and Reggae through singing and dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It’s fun! It’s exciting!

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

From Score to Speculative Lit

Tue, Feb 12   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents exhibitions

From Score to Speculative Lit with Artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed and Writer Anaïs Duplan

This creative writing workshop, led by artist-in-residence Kameelah Janan Rasheed and writer/Afrofuturist Anaïs Duplan, begins with fragments of text...

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From Score to Speculative Lit

FEB
13

The Review Panel

Wed, Feb 13   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents the review panel

Leading art critics join in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs. Presented in association with Artcritical.

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The Review Panel

FEB
14

Ask a Tech

Thu, Feb 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have any tech related questions about your Ipad, Laptops, smartphones, etc. we are here to help. Stop in ask questions,get answers. We will help you troubleshoot any issues you may have. Its never too late to learn.

Ask a Tech

FEB
16

Events for Youth and Families: Senegalese Dancer and Griot Lamine Thiam

Sat, Feb 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music

Lamine Thiam is a master Senegalese dancer who comes from a long lineage of griots. As a dancer, he shares with audiences the deep connections of dance and music to everyday life in his home country of Senegal. In this special family program,...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Senegalese Dancer and Griot Lamine Thiam

Featured Film: The Set-Up (1949)

Sat, Feb 16   2:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults film movies movies at the library

Because aging boxer Bill Thompson always lost his past fights, his corrupt manager, without telling Thompson, takes bribes from a betting gangster, to ensure Thompson's pre-arranged dive-loss in the next match.

Featured Film: The Set-Up (1949)

FEB
17

Classical Interludes: BPL Chamber Players

Sun, Feb 17   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents classical interludes music

Muneko Otani and Michael Roth (violins), Ah Ling Neu (viola), Roberta Cooper (cello), and Peter Weitzner (double bass). Mozart’s Divertimento in F Major and Dvořák’s String Quintet in G Major, Op. 77 as well as selections by Lev Zhurbin.

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Classical Interludes: BPL Chamber Players

FEB
18

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg in conversation with Frank Bruni

Mon, Feb 18   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

A mayor’s inspirational story of a Midwest city that has become nothing less than a blueprint for the future of American renewal.

Once described by The Washington Post as “the most interesting mayor you’ve never heard of,” Pete Buttigieg...

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg in conversation with Frank Bruni

FEB
19

Excel Basics

Tue, Feb 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Want to learn how to get started using Excel? this is the class for you. We will cover all you need to get started utiliing this amazing program. Stop in, ask questions, get answers, its never too late to learn.

Excel Basics

FEB
21

Ask a Tech

Thu, Feb 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Have any tech related questions about your Ipad, smartphone, laptops, etc.? this is the place for you. Stop in, ask questions, get answers. Its never too late to learn.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Feb 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone or bring a friend, our WiiU is your WiiU. We also have a PS4, not to brag or anything


We FINALLY have Super Smash Brothers for WiiU.
Even with 8-...

Teen Tech Time

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