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Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 16   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years

Children 18 months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Adult Coloring Program

Wed, Jan 16   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Adults

Looking for a new way to relax? Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided for patrons by the library.  (For Adults)

 

 

Adult Coloring Program

Affordable Housing and Tenant Rights

Wed, Jan 16   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults

NHS Brooklyn Community Development Corporaton

NHS Brooklyn is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that creates and preserves affordable housing by providing opportunities for homeownership education, financial assistance and community...

Affordable Housing and Tenant Rights

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jan 16   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

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

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years music reading is fundamental storytime

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create Duplo

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create toddler time

Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.

Kids Create Duplo

Read and Play

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

coloring for kids

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons.  Your kids will have a wonderful time in the library.  

coloring for kids

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Clarendon, Meeting Room

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 with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Babies and Books

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 2

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs and play for little ones!

Toddler Time

BINGO Fun

Wed, Jan 16   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

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BINGO Fun

Cinema: Ocean's 8

Wed, Jan 16   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Debbie Ocean gathers an all-female crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s yearly Met Gala.

 

Cinema: Ocean's 8

Babies & Books

Wed, Jan 16   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before...

Babies & Books

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Jan 16   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music spanish 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...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Microsoft Word Basics II

Wed, Jan 16   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults computer basics microsoft office techknowledge

Come and join us for Microsoft Word Basics part II

New Utrecht Library welcome's new and returning students to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing word documents. This will cover the core...

Microsoft Word Basics II

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics 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 Editing Help

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 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

eBook Starter Session

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults e-books

Did you know you can check out ebooks and downloadable audiobooks free from the library? Whether you're new to ebooks completely or just not sure how to get them with your library card, stop by our drop-in session where a librarian will help you...

eBook Starter Session

Excel Class

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Excel Class

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

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

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda.com and Metrix Learning

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults business

Get job ready and advance your career with valuable courses via Lynda.com and Metrix Learning System. These online learning platforms allow you to take skill-building classes without paying hundreds of dollars. Basic internet skills and a BPL...

Register
Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Lynda.com and Metrix Learning

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park 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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

...
Ask A Tech

The Protest We Never Had--Write on!

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Older Adults

An Art Exhibit entitled The Protest We Never Had is currently on display at the Gravesend Library: Take a look!

The artist, Mimi Onuoha, has created a series of signs protesting against the way the Internet works today.

You will:...

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The Protest We Never Had--Write on!

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Bedford Library, Adult Learning Center.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 16   2:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

For babies and 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 friendly neighborhood library staff for more...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess Workshop

Wed, Jan 16   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school chess workshop kids explore

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Jan 16   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

How to Record Your Podcast

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn about podcasting and inexpensive equipment options to get you started.

Register
How to Record Your Podcast

Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Homework Help! Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8 with a licenced teacher.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 to 8.

After School Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

After School Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids(age 4-7)

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Kids after school arts and crafts

FREE art classes for kids (4-7) from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids(age 4-7)

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest 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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League!

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Kids after school arts and crafts

DREAM UP! IMAGINE! DISCOVER!

COME IN and CREATE something with family and friends at your local Library

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults

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.

Register
Ask a Tech

Homework Help

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids after school homework help

Support, assistance, and encouragement for children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their homework.

Homework Help

Story Play

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

Teen Time

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens techknowledge teen time

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. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, and board...

Teen Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Sign-up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one Free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Color your World

Wed, Jan 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids kids create

Just can't wait for Explore and Create? 

Get your creative color muscles warmed up with Alexandra.

Make your world a more colorful place.

Color your World

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