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20

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 20   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Cancelled
Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

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!!!

Cancelled
Just Dance

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

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

summer reading closing celebration

Come join us for our end of Summer Reading celebration. Listen and Jam with Jamie and Friends.

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

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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21

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years storytime summer reading

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Toddler Time

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

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

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

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!

Cancelled
Tween Tech Time

Fiber Arts Group

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our monthly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

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22

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books first five years summer reading

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

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

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23

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

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event Cancelled
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

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24

Library Lanes

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

library lanes techknowledge

If you love bowling, you'll love this library lanes! 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...

Library Lanes

Build with Duplo

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

build with duplo first five years summer reading

Come and build with Duplo.

Build with Duplo

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

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)

Teen Time

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

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

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25

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   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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27

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

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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28

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years summer reading

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Toddler Time

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

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

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

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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29

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books first five years summer reading

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

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

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30

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

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 30   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

AUG
31

Build with Duplo

Fri, Aug 31   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

build with duplo first five years summer reading

Come and build with Duplo.

Build with Duplo

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 31   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Fri, Aug 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

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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4

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

SEP
5

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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