E.g., Oct 20 2018
OCT
21

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Oct 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years story play storytime

Bring your children to the library to enjoy stories, fingerplay, games, songs and other interesting activities.  You may also interact with other parents, kids and caregivers.

Sunday Story Time

OCT
22

Build with Duplo

Mon, Oct 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Music and free play with Lego DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Discovery Table

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years kids explore

Discovery table fun with legos

Discovery Table

First Five Years Kids Create

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years kids create

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 0-5!

First Five Years Kids Create

Russian Storytime России История Время

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime russian storytime

Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers.

Russian Storytime России История Время

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Come In and Listen to Stories, Play, and Learn at your local Library.

This program has Reading Is Fundamental (R.I.F.) distribution.

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Toddler Time

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Story Play

Mon, Oct 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Enjoy songs, stories, and play time. Tickets will be distributed at the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0 to 5 years.

Story Play

Toddler Time

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years first five years live music stomp clap and sing

Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10 years in such prestigious venues as Spymphony Space and The White House Easter Egg Roll, the Lincoln Center...

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: Suzi Shelton

OCT
23

Toddler Time with RIF

Tue, Oct 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Canarsie Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

For more resources for you and your toddler, click here.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Story time for toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Come and enjoy books, finger plays, songs and toy time. 

Toddler Time

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join other little artists in creative exploration with a new art project every week!

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Meredith Levande

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden and do the “macaroni” with Monkey Monkey Music. Come early to get a seat!

Seating is limited; first come, first served.

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Meredith Levande

Story Play

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

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

Story Play

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading story play

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 23   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 the event. Only...

Babies & Books

OCT
24

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

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. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

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. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Wed, Oct 24   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

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 24   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 the event. Only...

Babies & Books

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years preschool

Come get creative and build with DUPLO blocks while socializing with other toddlers and their caregivers.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years bedtime stories first five years storytime

Start your bedtime routine at the library with stories and songs.  Pajamas and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome!  Caregivers and children ages Birth - 5 years. 

Bedtime Stories

OCT
25

Babies & Books with RIF

Thu, Oct 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years reading is fundamental

Babies & Books for ages birth to 18 months with RIF book distribution. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Babies & Books with RIF

Story Play

Thu, Oct 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come get creative and build with DUPLO blocks while socializing with other toddlers and their caregivers.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Read for the Record 2018: Maybe Something Beautiful

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years read for the record

Enjoy a reading of Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell and illustrated by Rafael Lopez then help us create a beautiful mural for the library!

 

Read for the Record 2018: Maybe Something Beautiful

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Come In and Listen to Stories, Play, and Learn at your local Library.

This program has Reading Is Fundamental (R.I.F.) distribution.

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Babies & Books

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages 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 & Books

Read for the Record

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years read for the record storytime

Enjoy a reading of Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Hwell, and illustrated by Rafael López.

Celebrate literacy by participating in this annual shared reading experience. For more inforamtion about Read for the...

Read for the Record

Mother Goose on the Loose Digital Storytime

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years techknowledge

Learn nursery rhymes to sing and chant to your little one while exploring the Mother Goose on the Loose app on the library's iPads. Every family will have a chance to interact with this fun app that is like a digital felt board. 

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Mother Goose on the Loose Digital Storytime

OCT
26

Story Play

Fri, Oct 26   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

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Oct 26   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

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Oct 26   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

Cantonese Storytime

Fri, Oct 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime storytime

come visit us and sing songs and hear stories in Cantonese!

Cantonese Storytime

Story Play

Fri, Oct 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

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

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

Story Play

Children's Open Play

Fri, Oct 26   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

Musical Toddler Yoga Storytime

Fri, Oct 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years first five years music storytime yoga

Join us for a musical toddler yoga storytime. Pick up a free ticket the morning of the program at the children's desk.

Musical Toddler Yoga Storytime

Story Play

Fri, Oct 26   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

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 26   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bookish 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)

OCT
27

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years stem & steam preschool

In this special six 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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