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DISCOVERY TABLE

Tue, Apr 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

TechKnowledge: One-on-one Help

Tue, Apr 24   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Mill Basin Library

Need help downloading your ebook on your ereader? Don't remember your username or password for your email & you need to reset it?

Get One-on-One Help on the computer, creating & saving documents or printing, tablet, or any...

TechKnowledge: One-on-one Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

kids Reading is Fundamental

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)

Chess Club

Tue, Apr 24   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Coloring pages for children.

Tue, Apr 24   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Run out of fun things to do? Come to Sheepshead Bay and color.

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Playtime

Tue, Apr 24   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Apr 24   1:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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

STEAM

Tue, Apr 24   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM is an education program organized and run by NYC Board of Education teachers.  Using computers they teach various subjects of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics  

STEAM

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Apr 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   2:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess Club

Tue, Apr 24   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Play an enjoyable game of chess!  Total beginners welcome, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 & up.

Chess Club

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

homework help

      Come get help with your homework, right when you need it.  Twice a week, our tutor will help students with all elementary-school level subjects.  Whether you need help with a specific project, need to...

After School Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

kids

Come check out books with you library card between 3 and 6pm to be counted in our RIF program. Every three weeks you check out books, you get to pick out a book to keep!

Children ages birth to 17 can participate.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Make a Digital Story for PC

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

BRIC

Learn simple steps to turn your still images and sound clips into a compelling digital video story. You’ll learn about various types of digital story formats, narrative tips, interviewing techniques, and how to combine your pictures and audio...

Register
Make a Digital Story for PC

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

Homework Help!

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Come get help with your homework, right when you need it.  Our tutor will help students with all elementary-school level subjects.  Whether you need help with a specific project, need to study for a test, or want to learn some new...

Homework Help!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

English Conversation Group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a free program where you can sit with a trained teacher and practice your English!  The group meets weekly and discusses general topics such as news and life, practicing wiht worksheets or wordlists.  This class is open to...

ESOL Conversation Group

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive a free backpack and other school supplies. Use our new laptops and enjoy free printing.

After School Homework Help

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

TechKnowledge

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Grades 1-8 get assistance with their homework.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

kids

Are you in Grade 1-8 and would like assistance with your homework? The Spring Creek library is here to help! Please join our homework helper on Tuesdays from 3 to 6 pm.

After School Homework Help

Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

after school homework help

Our trained homework helper will aid kids in grades k-8 with their school assignments.

Homework Help

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

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 Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Homework Help and Test Prep

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Do you need help with your homework? Do you want to do some extra studying for standardized tests? Come to the library to recieve personalized help from our tutor!

Homework Help and Test Prep

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

homework help

Come and get FREE Homework Help at Clarendon Branch.  Our Homework Helper assist Kids and Teens (Grades 1 -12

After School Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

homework help

Come and get FREE Homework Help at Clarendon Branch.  Our Homework Helper assist Kids and Teens (Grades 1 -12

After School Homework Help

Build with LEGO & Duplo

Tue, Apr 24   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Sunset Park Library

Build with DUPLO Build with LEGO kids

LEGO program for ages 6-12.  Duplo program for toddlers and preschoolers.

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Build with LEGO & Duplo

Chess Workshop

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Come to the library and enjoy playing chess with instructors and fellow students.

Chess Workshop

Chess Workshop

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Come to the library and enjoy playing chess with instructors and fellow students.

Chess Workshop

Chess Workshop

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Learn to play chess with an experienced instructor for kids and up.

Chess Workshop

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

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Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

DIY

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

DIY

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Join the Brighton Beach staff to craft and create your own works of art and projects!

DIY

Coloring Fun for All Ages

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Enjoy the hour of coloring for all ages. Play with colors and enhance your imagination.

Coloring Fun for All Ages

Chess Workshop

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

after school chess workshop Gaming

Learn the elegant game of chess.

All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Chess Workshop

Library Lab: Paper Airplanes

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

STEM

Join us at the Midwood Branch to make paper airplanes and learn about aerodynamics.

Ages 6 and up.

Library Lab: Paper Airplanes

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

kids Kids Tech Time

Kids 6-12 can join us for hands-on fun with technology!

Kids Tech Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Project Renewal

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

adult learning career cooking inclusive services

Project Renewal’s “Culinary Arts Training Program” provides people with the skills and training needed to enter the food service industry. Their “Next Step Program” offers education and employment services to adults with histories of homelessness...

Featured Event
Project Renewal

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

art and crafts teen time

CALLING ALL TEENS! 

COME AND JOIN US FOR A CREATIVE HOUR OF FUN!

SHARE YOUR FINISHED CREATIONS WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS. 

LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!

DIY TEEN CRAFTS

Urban Stages Yo-Yo Mania

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Supported by Zipcar

Watch our yo-yo master Justin wow with his yo-yo and circus expertise! Then, try your hand at some fun yo-yo tricks and learn how to juggle like a pro. All materials provided.

Urban Stages Yo-Yo Mania

Kids Create: Decorate Flower Pots

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Decorate your Own Papier-Mache Flowerpots

Kids Create: Decorate Flower Pots

Teen Time: Drawing

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

art and crafts teen time

Join us for free drawing in a relaxed setting.

Paper, crayons and pencils will be provided, along with ideas to inspire you.

All levels of experience welcome.

Ages 12 and up.

Teen Time: Drawing

Game On! Board Games

Tue, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Get your Game On! with Board Games.

Game On! Board Games

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Love video games and technology? Then join us for Teen Tech Time, were you can play games on various consoles including the Playstation 4 and Nintendo Wii U. Tablets are available to use as well.

Teen Tech Time

Poetry and Percussion

Tue, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Coney Island Library

poetry

 Play drums! Rap poetry! Dance!

Poetry and Percussion

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