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ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Cinema: Personal Shopper

Wed, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a...

Cinema: Personal Shopper

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

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

Cancelled
Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Older Adults Open House

Wed, Sep 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults community partner

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Senior Open House and Orientation.

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in the community and stay connected to library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adults Open House

Book Adventures

Wed, Sep 19   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 Wonder and watch the movie once we've read the book.

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

Book Adventures

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ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Thu, Sep 20   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, Sep 20   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

Homework Help

Thu, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Sep 20   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

Kids Create

Thu, Sep 20   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

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults

Are you hoping to get your high school equivaleny diploma (HSE). 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, registered for the TASC exam, or...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

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Children's Open Play

Fri, Sep 21   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

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Fri, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids 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, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

Dramatic Play Workshop

Fri, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school book adventures story play performance

Do you love to sing and dance? Do you like to act out stories for other people? Are you 4-8 years old? Then this workshop is for you!

In this workshop students will read a fairytale and then everyone will work together to act it out...

Dramatic Play Workshop

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime

Saturday Storytime is full of books and songs! Join us for some morning fun!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Sep 22   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!

Creative Writing Workshop

Sat, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Brooklyn Public Library and The New York Writer's Workshop presents Tools and Skills of the Story with Ian Ross Singleton.

Do you have a story to tell? But you aren’t sure how to form it? This workshop will use tools and techniques of...

Creative Writing Workshop

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Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 24   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 Computer Lab

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older 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 Computer Lab

Book Discussion: Motherless Brooklyn

Mon, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club bookish

"A compelling and complusively readable riff on the classic detective novel from America's most inventive novelist. 

Brooklyn's very own self-appointed Human Freakshow, Lionel Essrog is an orphan whose Tourettic...

Book Discussion: Motherless Brooklyn

Homework Help

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Tween Zone

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school conversations with the crew 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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Ready Set Kindergarten

Tue, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   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 (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

Get help with your job search from a Job Information Resource Librarian. 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)

Homework Help

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   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

Anime Club

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens

Are you interested in anime and manga?

Come check out our anime club where members will watch, read, and discuss their favorite shows and series!

Popcorn provided. Ages 12+.

Join us every Tuesday at the Brownsville...

Anime Club

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

Teen Tech Time

Green Leaves: Read'EM and Reap Worker-Owned CoOps Workshops

Tue, Sep 25   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults

As inequality continues to soar and access to good work becomes ever more precarious, we have an increasingly urgent need to own and control our own livelihoods. A solution to this inequality and underemployment is the growth of the cooperative...

Register
Green Leaves: Read'EM and Reap Worker-Owned CoOps Workshops

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Yoga

Wed, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime toddler time reading is fundamental

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: All I See Is You

Wed, Sep 26   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.

 

Cinema: All I See Is You

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Book Adventures

Wed, Sep 26   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 Wonder and watch the movie once we've read the book.

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

Book Adventures

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Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Thu, Sep 27   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, Sep 27   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

Homework Help

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Sep 27   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

Family Movie Night: A Wrinkle in Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

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

Family Movie Night: A Wrinkle in Time

Books and Brews: Exit West

Thu, Sep 27   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 Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach Library Information Desk. This program is for...

Books and Brews: Exit West

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Children's Open Play

Fri, Sep 28   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

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids 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, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

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