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CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults citizenship

A free workshop to help eligible lawful permanent residents (green card holders) prepare their N-400, Application for Naturalization. Immigration experts will be available to answer legal questions and review applications. Registration is not...

CitizenshipWorks Naturalization Application Workshop

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

DISCOVERY TABLE

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Art forms. Arts & Crafts for Adults.

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults arts and crafts

Enjoy doing crafts in the company of your peers. The program is made possible thanks to collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms. Arts & Crafts for Adults.

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Homeowners & Tenants: Tax Exemption & Rent Freeze Enrollment Event

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults benefit assistance finance

The NYC Department of Finance and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon are hosting an enrollment event for homeowners and renters: STAR tax exemption, Senior Citizen Homeowner’s Exemption (SCHE), Disabled Homeowner’s Exemption (DHE), Enhanced STAR,...

Homeowners & Tenants: Tax Exemption & Rent Freeze Enrollment Event

Ask a Tech

Fri, Sep 21   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

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Sep 21   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a very special play time featuring our very own, generously donated Thomas the Tank Engine Play Set! For all ages. 

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

Creative Aging: Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning bengali creative aging

The dance arts, cultural traditions and ceremonies of my Hindu tradition and India have played an important part in my upbringing and are integral part of my being. Its memories are part of my identity and inspire my art making. - Aeilushi Mistry...

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Creative Aging:  Heart and Soul of India: A journey through India in Four Walls

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime story play toddler time

Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 1 to 5.

Story Play

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Older Adults

Dancing classes with Walter Perez, a great teaching artist from Argentina.

Walter will make learning Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and more easy to learn.

So whether you know how to dance or want to learn some new steps come and have...

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

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

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Preschool Storytime

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Teens techknowledge

Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.

Teen Tech Time

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years storytime preschool

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 3-5 years.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

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

Babies & Books

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

 

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Story Play

Brower Park Writing Group

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Creative writing with prompts, or choose your own topic. Share your work with other aspiring writers.

Brower Park Writing Group

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Computer Basics

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Older Adults

Come to computer basics class where you'll learn all the basics of how to use a computer!

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

WE NYC Master Leadership

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults business

This workshop is designed to help women entrepreneurs gain the critical management skills needed to start, operate, and grow a successful business. Experts in leadership development and entrepreneurship will provide guidance on how to promote...

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WE NYC Master Leadership

September Superheroes

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Adults movies at the library

September is for superheroes! Join us and enjoy the most recent movies in the Marvel superhero franchise:

9/7/18 Spider-man: Homecomine

9/14/18 Black Panther

9/21/18 Thor: Raganorak

9/28/18 Avengers: Infinity War...

September Superheroes

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Playtime

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with fun toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Resume Help

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults career resume

Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search! 

Please bring a draft of your resume...

Resume Help

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Little Artists: Stamped Pumpkin

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a fun morning of arts & crafts as we practice our motor skills and hand-eye coordination while making our very own stamped pumpkin.

Note:  We will be working with washable paint, comfy clothes to get messy...

Little Artists:  Stamped Pumpkin

Story Play with RIF

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a storytime and play time after. Every three storytimes kids attend they earn a free book courtesy of RIF (Reading is Fundamental)

Recommended ages birth to 5 years old and caregivers.

Story Play with RIF

Computer Basics/básicos de las computadoras

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults techknowledge

 

Ven a aprender los conceptos básicos de las computadoras en español.

Come to learn the basics of computers in Spanish.

Computer Basics/básicos de las computadoras

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Sep 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime preschool

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Fri, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults

All ages are welcomed to this special time dedicated to fiber arts.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Talking Needles

Fri, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults crochet

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendlyafternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome ladies in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Talking Needles

Knitting Club

Fri, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults fiber arts

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Chess Club

Fri, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Crochet with Juana

Fri, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults crochet fiber arts

Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.

Do It Yourself.

Crochet with Juana

Featured Film: ME BEFORE YOU

Fri, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: ME BEFORE YOU

Family Movies

Fri, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Family Movies @ the Library Enjoy weekly kid friendly films.

Family Movies

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