E.g., Oct 15 2018
OCT
15

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 15   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 15   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 15   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 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Tween Zone

Mon, Oct 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school everyone is welcome here

Hey tweens! Looking for a place to hang out after school? Sick of staring at your bedroom walls? Bored with struggling through math homework all by yourself?

You're in luck! Every Monday at 4pm. Gerritsen Beach Library is the place to be...

Tween Zone

Project Art Kids!

Mon, Oct 15   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
16

Free Financial Coaching

Tue, Oct 16   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...

Free Financial Coaching

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 16   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 16   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 16   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 16   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)

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Oct 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Oct 16   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 16   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

Archtober in Brownsville

Tue, Oct 16   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 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

OCT
17

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 17   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 17   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 17   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 17   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

Cinema: Phantom Thread

Wed, Oct 17   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover...

Cinema: Phantom Thread

Archtober in Brownsville

Wed, Oct 17   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 17   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 17   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 17   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
18

Ask a Tech

Thu, Oct 18   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

Toddlers Explore: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Oct 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

 

Join us for our toddler arts and crafts sessions.

Toddlers Explore: Arts and Crafts

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Thu, Oct 18   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 18   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 18   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 18   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

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Oct 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

 Kids come have fun making key chains, bracelets with lanyard with friends

Kids Create: Lanyard

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 18   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 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create: Self-Portrait Collage

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids 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.

Every third Thursday of the month, we will be working on a new craft....

Kids Create: Self-Portrait Collage

Gardens for Gerritsen Community Engagement

Thu, Oct 18   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults community partner conversations gardening

Would you like to see the community garden restored? Would you be interested in participating in the development of a new library initiative to create a vegetable garden in the empty lot? Then join us for a very special one-time only facilitated...

Gardens for Gerritsen Community Engagement

OCT
19

Ask a Tech

Fri, Oct 19   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

Children's Open Play

Fri, Oct 19   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

Bargain Hunters: Holiday Planning

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Older Adults

Join our couponing club and get tips on new ways to save and plan for this holiday season!

 

We'll also provide help with downloading and navigating a variety of smartphone/tablet shopping apps.

 

The group meets every...
Bargain Hunters: Holiday Planning

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Fri, Oct 19   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)

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 19   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)

Homework Help

Fri, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

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

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

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

Tween Zone

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school everyone is welcome here

Hey tweens! Looking for a place to hang out after school? Sick of staring at your bedroom walls? Bored with struggling through math homework all by yourself?

You're in luck! Every Monday at 4pm. Gerritsen Beach Library is the place to be...

Tween Zone

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