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Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Summer Reading Challenge

Mon, Aug 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

*Have Fun Reading Whatever You Choose.

*This Reading Challenge is Open to All Adults

*READ A LOT

*Check off those challenges you completed on your Challenge Log and if there is a line succeeding please answer

...
Summer Reading Challenge

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Just Dance

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

gaming summer reading techknowledge

Shake, Shake, Shake to the music!!!

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Just Dance

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

Mon, Aug 20   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

arts and crafts diy stem & steam summer reading

Grades 5-7. Join the team of friendly kids to plan and do activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! Contact Gravesend Library for more information.

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

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Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

first five years

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

Kids Create! First 5 Years

End of Summer Festival with Music and Dance by Conroy Warren

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

arts and crafts music summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Help us celebrate another successful season of Summer Reading with an interactive morning of music, art, and dancing! Conroy Warren will get you moving with songs  from the West Indian and American tradition...

End of Summer Festival with Music and Dance by Conroy Warren

Computer Basics

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

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

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Tween Tech Time

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Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Featured Event
Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Kids Create!

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Explore where science meets art with a new project every week, and leave the mess at the library!

Kids Create!

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

arts and crafts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

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Preschool Storytime

Thu, Aug 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

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

Library Lanes: Bowling!

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

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 23   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

Unplugged!

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Pen and Paper Tabletop Roleplaying Game with Young Adults

Unplugged!

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Open Play Space

Fri, Aug 24   10:15 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

first five years

There will be no Kids Create! First 5 Years this Tuesday, but come hang out at the library with other families and watch your child learn through play! Children ages 0 - 5 years are welcome.

Open Play Space

Featured Film: THE DRESSMAKER

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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: THE DRESSMAKER

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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)

Build with LEGO

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

build with lego

LEGOs at the library! Collaborate with a friend and see how creative you can get with the bricks.

Build with LEGO

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

An offshoot of our BUILD WITH LEGOs program for school-age kids: little ones have their own play area with baby-safe DUPLO blocks. 

Build with DUPLO

Anime Hour

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Watch anime and discuss manga for a fun hour on Friday! 

Anime Hour

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Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Aug 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

 

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Just Dance

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

gaming summer reading techknowledge

Shake, Shake, Shake to the music!!!

Just Dance

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

Mon, Aug 27   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

arts and crafts diy stem & steam summer reading

Grades 5-7. Join the team of friendly kids to plan and do activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! Contact Gravesend Library for more information.

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

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Computer Basics

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

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Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Drawing Club for Teens

Wed, Aug 29   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

arts and crafts summer reading

Come draw, trace, or color in a laid-back environment. Draw manga or whatever you like! We supply sketchbooks, tracing paper, coloring sheets, and colored pencils.

 

Drawing Club for Teens

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Aug 29   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

arts and crafts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

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Preschool Storytime

Thu, Aug 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 30   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

Unplugged!

Thu, Aug 30   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Pen and Paper Tabletop Roleplaying Game with Young Adults

Unplugged!

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Featured Film: LIFE OF PI

Fri, Aug 31   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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: LIFE OF PI

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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)

Build with LEGO

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

build with lego

LEGOs at the library! Collaborate with a friend and see how creative you can get with the bricks.

Build with LEGO

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

An offshoot of our BUILD WITH LEGOs program for school-age kids: little ones have their own play area with baby-safe DUPLO blocks. 

Build with DUPLO

Anime Hour

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Watch anime and discuss manga for a fun hour on Friday! 

Anime Hour

Teen Time: For Teens By Teens

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

arts and crafts diy stem & steam summer reading

Join the team of friendly teens to plan and do teen activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! Contact Gravesend Library for more information.

Teen Time: For Teens By Teens

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Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 4   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Sep 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

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Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Sep 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

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