E.g., Oct 20 2018
OCT
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   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, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

For children ages 3-5, and their caregivers. In this special six session series, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, and math through music, stories...

Ready! Set! Kindergarten!

Read in the Garden

Sat, Oct 20   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults bookish

Come read in our outdoor area! Weather permitting.

Read in the Garden

Storytime for Families

Sat, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

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

Storytime for Families

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

OCT
22

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 22   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Brownsville 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

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years

 

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

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach 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 "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Project Art Kids!

Mon, Oct 22   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Project Art is back!

Project is a free, year-round art class program for children & youth

Don't forgot to sign up online at www.projectart.org.

We can't wait to see you!

Project Art Kids!

OCT
23

Free Financial Coaching

Tue, Oct 23   10:00 am to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults business finance

Meet with a financial counselor to develop the skills you need to manage money and gain financial stability. In addition to obtaining a free credit...

Featured Event
Free Financial Coaching

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, rhymes and songs, followed by playtime! Sign up for Reading is Fundamental (RIF) after the program, and receive free books!

Story Play with RIF

Microsoft word part I

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Microsoft word part I

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brownsville 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

Ready Set Kindergarten

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years

 

In this special program, 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...

Ready Set Kindergarten

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Oct 23   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

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville 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 the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

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

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Join us for gaming and play your friends in Wii U or Playstation 4! Explore different apps on our Ipads and use our laptops!

Teen Tech Time

Archtober in Brownsville

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, October 2018 Beginning Wednesday, October 10th 4pm-5:30pm
Brownsville Branch 61 Glenmore Ave, Brooklyn NY 11212

Archtober (ärk’tōbər) is New York City’s Architecture and Design...

Archtober in Brownsville

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Trivia Night

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults

Want to impress your friends with your knowledge?  Come to Trivia Night at the Gerritsen Beach Library!!!

Please register at the Gerritsen Beach Library Information Desk. You may register as an individual (in which case we will try...

Trivia Night

OCT
24

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Brownsville 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

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Yoga

Wed, Oct 24   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

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Oct 24   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

Multilingual Storytime: Spanish

Wed, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

Cuentos para niños en español

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Multilingual Storytime: Spanish

Cinema: The Death of Stalin

Wed, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Follows the Soviet dictator's last days and depicts the chaos of the regime after his death.

 

Cinema: The Death of Stalin

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 24   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come meet with our homework helper!

Homework Help

Archtober in Brownsville

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, October 2018 Beginning Wednesday, October 10th 4pm-5:30pm
Brownsville Branch 61 Glenmore Ave, Brooklyn NY 11212

Archtober (ärk’tōbər) is New York City’s Architecture and Design...

Archtober in Brownsville

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lEGO robotics

Do you love LEGOS, robotics and teamwork? Then we are thrilled to announce FIRST has awarded us a STEM Equity Community Innovation Grant! This funding will help us increase access to hands-on learning and provide more opportunities for...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Book Adventures

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Hey there!

Join us, every Wednesday at 6pm for Book Adventures. This month we'll read Fudge-a-mania by Judy Blume.

Don't miss out, we'd love to have you! Groups and families are welcome to join us!

Book Adventures

OCT
25

Ask a Tech

Thu, Oct 25   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Brownsville 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

Read for the Record

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years read for the record storytime

Enjoy a reading of Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Hwell, and illustrated by Rafael López.

Celebrate literacy by participating in this annual shared reading experience. For more inforamtion about Read for the...

Read for the Record

Toddlers Explore: Exercise Play

Thu, Oct 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

 

Join us for our toddler arts and crafts sessions.

Toddlers Explore: Exercise Play

How to download eBooks

Thu, Oct 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Older Adults

Learn how to download eBooks

How to download eBooks

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Thu, Oct 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics, computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Resume Help Express

Thu, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

One-on-One

 

Resume Writing and Job Search Tips

 

Application and Cover Letter Help

 

Interview Practice

Resume Help Express

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Thu, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

BMS @ the Library

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults

Brownsville Multi Services (BMS) Family Health Center tabling at the Brownsville Branch every Thursday Afternoon,

Come and speak with a BMS representative to  set up an appointment or learn about BMS health programs around...

BMS @ the Library

Special Storytime: Read for the Record

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school read for the record storytime

Come join us at Gerritsen Beach Library as we #readfortherecord with our friends all over the world. This year we will be reading Maybe Something Beautiful which is a fantastic tribute to the ways art can transform lives and communities. ...

Special Storytime: Read for the Record

Homework Help

Thu, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come meet with our homework helper!

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens 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

Homework Help

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Family Movie Night: Hocus Pocus

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids family movie halloween movies at the library

Join us at Gerritsen Beach Library for an extra spooky family movie night. We'll bring the movie, you bring the popcorn!

Family Movie Night: Hocus Pocus

Books and Brews: All The Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation

Thu, Oct 25   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

Do you like beer and talking about books? Join us as we discuss All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation by Rebecca Traister

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available...

Books and Brews: All The Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation

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