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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

Meals and Movies

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Flatbush Library

family movie free summer meals summer reading

Join us Mondays for Summer Meals and a family-friendly midday movie.

This event is free for kids 0-18.

Meals and Movies

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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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AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

Gary the Great

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Flatbush Library

summer reading

Magician Gary the Great presents his high-energy blast of magic, comedy, and juggling. This hilarious tour through the world of magic gets everyone involved!

Gary the Great

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

Making Informed Career Decisions

Tue, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

career

Job seekers, or those wanting to transition into a new career will learn more about the Brooklyn Public Library's Career Cruising and VAULT databases, along with internet resources such as the O*Net Profiler and the Occupational Outlook Handbook...

Register
Making Informed Career Decisions

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join us for a lively story time with songs, rhymes, and books!

Toddler Time

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

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush 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 & Career Help (Flatbush)

Kids Create

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

kids create

Join us for arts and crafts! Recommended ages 6-12 and caregivers welcome

Kids Create

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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

Flatbush Fiction with Norma Hopcraft

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

creative writing

Join us for a creative writing workshop with special guest instructor Norma Hopcraft, graduate of NYU’s creative writing program. Poetry, fiction, nonfiction – whatever you prefer to write. Supplies needed: a notebook, a pen—and YOU, your...

Flatbush Fiction with Norma Hopcraft

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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

Library Lab:

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

library lab

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families.  Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity...

Library Lab:

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)

LinkedIn Basics

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

career

Learn how to effectively use the major features of LinkedIn, including how to create a profile, getting recommendations and endorsements, and following groups or companies.

 

Register
LinkedIn Basics

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Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., Free School Supplies Giveaway

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., for free school supplies event. Come get your back to school items while supplies last.

Participant must have a valid library card.  Children must be present in order to for adult to...
Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., Free School Supplies Giveaway

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

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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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AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

DIY for Teens: Lanyard Keychains

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

arts and crafts diy

Learn how to make colorful, shiny lanyard keychains in this teen-led program!

DIY for Teens: Lanyard Keychains

DIY for Teens: Container Gardening

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

diy gardening

Learn how to propagate plants to grow indoors!

DIY for Teens: Container Gardening

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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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 29   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join us for a lively story time with songs, rhymes, and books!

Toddler Time

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

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Aug 29   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush 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 & Career Help (Flatbush)

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

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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   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

teen tech time

Play video games with teens from the neighborhood!

Teen Tech Time

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

Flatbush Fiction Writing Workshop

Thu, Aug 30   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Join us Thursdays for a creative writing workshop. Write, read, share, and improve your craft in a supportive environment. This workshop is free and open to writers of all genres and levels of experience. Featuring monthly special guest...

Flatbush Fiction Writing Workshop

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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)

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

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Sep 5   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

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 & Career Help (Flatbush)

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AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Sep 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Sep 6   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!

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