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Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

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!

Little Scientists

Sat, Aug 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

stem & steam little scientists

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Lego and Duplo

Sat, Aug 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a Lego and Duplo program for kids up to age 12.

Build with Lego and Duplo

After School Homework Help

Sat, Aug 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

Cancelled
After School Homework Help

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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

DIY: The Art of Kumihimo

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts diy

Come and learn the art of kumihimo, or Japanese braiding, and make a bracelet to take home!

Materials will be provided by the library while supplies last.

DIY: The Art of Kumihimo

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

After School Homework Help

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework. Math and English Language Arts assistance for grades 2-5 is offered on Mondays.

After School Homework Help

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Painting (for ages 5-17)

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts kids create

Unlease your inner Picasso or Monet and have fun along the way! Each session will feature a different project using paint.

Painting (for ages 5-17)

Email Basics

Tue, Aug 21   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...

Email Basics

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

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

Haiku Poetry Workshop

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

poetry

Enjoy our Haiku workshop for writing and reading Haiku poetry.

Haiku Poetry Workshop

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)

Anime Club

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

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

After School Homework Help

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Aug 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Bedtime Stories

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

bedtime stories storytime

  Join us on Tuesday August 14th at 6pm to enjoy our favorite bedtime stories.

  Remember to wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal!

Bedtime Stories

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Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Aug 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music spanish spanish storytime story play

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

 

We provide help with:

...

Ask A Tech

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

Movies @ the Library: The Goonies

Wed, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

movies at the library

“Goonies never say die!”

Join the Sunset Park Library as we close out the summer with a showing of the classic movie The Goonies.

Synopsis:
In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to...

Movies @ the Library: The Goonies

After School Homework Help

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Aug 22   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

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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

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

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park 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 and Career Help (Sunset Park)

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

Kids Create: Arts and Craft

Thu, Aug 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

arts and crafts kids create

Our new location is: The Sunset Park  Library @ 4201 Fourth Avenue.

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 6-12!

Kids Create: Arts and Craft

Dungeons and Dragons: The Invasion of Skippinfell Harbor

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

The seaside town of Skippinfell Harbor has been up and coming thanks to favorable tides helping the fishermen and the traders find success. The town has been prosperous this summer and the pockets of the townspeople are lined with gold. You, and...

Dungeons and Dragons: The Invasion of Skippinfell Harbor

After School Homework Help

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Family Gaming Night

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

techknowledge

Come and join us for an intense game night of fun filled competition with friends and family”

Featuring: Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Nintendo WiiU & Board games

All Ages are welcome.

Board games include:

Xbox One...

Family Gaming Night

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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

Knitting

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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

Sing-Along with Louie

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music summer reading

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has played with numerous ensembles performing music in a...

Sing-Along with Louie

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Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

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!

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

Little Scientists

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

stem & steam little scientists

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Lego and Duplo

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a Lego and Duplo program for kids up to age 12.

Build with Lego and Duplo

After School Homework Help

Sat, Aug 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

Cancelled
After School Homework Help

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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

Book Adventures: Dream On

Mon, Aug 27   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

after school book adventures bookish storytime

Authentic to Native American tradition, dream catchers are believed to protect us from bad dreams, while allowing positive dreams to slip through.

Join us in reading a few stories about dreams and nightmares before creating our very own...

Book Adventures: Dream On

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

After School Homework Help

Mon, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework. Math and English Language Arts assistance for grades 2-5 is offered on Mondays.

After School Homework Help

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

Tue, Aug 28   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

Ready Set Kindergarten

Tue, Aug 28   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

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