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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Aug 16   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

movies at the library summer reading

It's movie night at the library! We'll show a different movie each week, ask staff for details on what we'll be showing each week.

Movies @ the Library

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Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Fri, Aug 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Relax your way through the Summer Solstice @ Brownsville Branch with Stress Relief Coloring Programs Every Friday Morning

 

Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Gaming for Teens

Fri, Aug 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our GamingTime for teens program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Gaming for Teens

Family Karaoke

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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Show off your talent. All ages welcome

Family Karaoke

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

 

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

Babies & Books

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Game On!

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

game on! summer reading

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

arts and crafts summer reading

Join us for a fun filled hour or arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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Story Play

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

first five years story play summer reading

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Ready Set Kindergarten

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brownsville Library

 

In this special eight-session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready Set Kindergarten

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Crochet Circle

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Brownsville Library

Ready to start a new hobby or perfect an old one?

Join us Tuesdays from 2pm-3:30pm as we crochet on the main floor of the branch.

Crochet Circle

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your resume, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Kids Tech Time

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Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Explore: Arts and Crafts

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Hey There!

Join us for our weekly arts and crafts session every Wednesday @ 3pm; we can't wait to have you!

Kids Explore: Arts and Crafts

Kids Create!

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Double Dutch

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Learn to jump Double Dutch in a fun environment. open to everyone of any age, skill, and jump style.

Double Dutch

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Library Lanes: Virtual Bowling League

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Join

“Team Brownsville”

Every Thursday Morning This Summer!

Get a Little Bit of Exercise and Experience Fun Virtual Bowling using the Xbox One game consul! 

No Registration or Equipment Necessary.

...
Library Lanes:  Virtual Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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Participants will learn how to virtual bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Join us for a weekly tech session every thursday at 12pm

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Join us for a weekly tech session every thursday at 11 am

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Thu, Aug 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

summer reading closing celebration live music

Come on down to the Funkytown Playground!  We will jump and jam with shakers & tambourines, get on board a magical safari or silly farm (props...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Resume Help Express

Thu, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

resume

Resume Writing and Job Search Tips   Application and Cover Letter Help   Interview Practice
Resume Help Express

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

HSE Screening

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

HSE Screening

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

movies at the library summer reading

It's movie night at the library! We'll show a different movie each week, ask staff for details on what we'll be showing each week.

Movies @ the Library

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Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Relax your way through the Summer Solstice @ Brownsville Branch with Stress Relief Coloring Programs Every Friday Morning

 

Mixed Media: Color Me Calm

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Kids Explore: Playtime

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

It's playtime! Join us, to play with fun toys, games, and arts and crafts. We have something for everyone, so don't miss out!

Kids Explore: Playtime

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

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

Friends Group Books and Crochet Sale

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

saturday storytime storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

 

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

Babies & Books

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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