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Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Tue, Aug 16   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Teens - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this years summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags to...

Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Board Games

Tue, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids game on kids explore

Your favorite board games are available to play with friends or make new ones.

Board Games

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Tue, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Kids - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this year's summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags ...

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Sewing Workshops for Teens

Tue, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts fiber arts summer reading teen tech time

Teens age 13-18 are invited!  Join us in the Best Buy Teen Tech Center at the Kings Highway Library for a series of sewing workshops.

Every Tuesday from 3-5pm this summer, we will be there to assist you as you learn how to sew using...

Sewing Workshops for Teens

Build with LEGO Cancelled

Tue, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids Build with Lego Build with Duplo after school first five years

LEGO, DUPLO, soft blocks - oh my!

Have fun building and creating structures in the children's area. Take on a building challenge, or create somehting form your imagination. Bring a friend or make new ones; Everyone is welcome!

...

Build with LEGO

Building Your Own Business Website | NYC SBS

Tue, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

In the past, building a business website could be expensive and complicated. But today, there are website builders that are affordable and easy-to-use for almost any entrepreneur.

This course will teach you how to create a professional...

Register
Building Your Own Business Website | NYC SBS

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb Library)

Tue, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults 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 Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb Library)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Adults movies at the library

Come to see a great movie in the Arlington Library meeting room.

Movies @ the Library

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Know how to knit, crochet, embroider, or cross-stich but need a little help? Are you looking for people to hang out with while you draw? Virtual crafting circle is the spot for you! Every other week we'll get together to talk about what we're...

Virtual Crafting Circle

Kids Create Outdoors

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create summer reading

Register at the Customer Service Desk the week before the event.

Kids Create Outdoors

Our Garden Club

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids ADHD autism developmental disabilities gardening

A Garden Grows in Brooklyn:

Our Garden Club

Flatlands Library

2065 Flatbush Ave

Tuesday, August 16,  4:00 - 5:00 pm

Urban gardening returns to your library!

Plant seeds and watch them grow...

Our Garden Club

Sunny Songsters at Clinton HIll

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music

Come out for our special series of outdoor events for kids this summer.

The original music of the Sunny Songsters brings children on an exciting musical voyage filled with instruments, scarves, bubbles, activity-based...

Sunny Songsters at Clinton HIll

Board Games Meet-Up!

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults kids create table-top & board games

Are you interested in improving your brain power, boosting your language skills, reducing stress, making new personal connections, and enjoying some healthy competition?

These are all proven benefits of board games! 

Join us...

Board Games Meet-Up!

Teen Movie Tuesday

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults movies at the library teen time

Enjoy a free movie, make new friends.

Teen Movie Tuesday

DIY: 3-D Printing Workshop

Tue, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Teens & Young Adults DIY kids tech time teen tech time

Learn how to use Tinkercad, a free online 3-D modeling platform, to create a fun and unique figurine! Our MakerBot Replicator+ creates objects from digital blueprints. Participants will learn how the process works from start to finish and will be...

DIY: 3-D Printing Workshop

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Tue, Aug 16   4:30 pm to 5:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion storytime

Have you ever wished someone would read to you as an adult?  Do you want to take in some good literature without spending a lot of time on it? At adult storytime, a librarian will read short stories and/or poetry to you, and all you have to...

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Aug 16   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations

New Utrecht patrons meet for an informal virtual get-together over coffee or your favorite beverage.  

 

Coffee and Conversation  - Zoom Chat

One-on-One Resume Help

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults resume

One-on-One Resume Help Tuesday, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm Jamaica Bay Library Looking to improve your resume or create a new one? Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills, including tips on wording and formatting using...

One-on-One Resume Help

Intellectual Freedom Teen Council

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults banned books teen time

Join to discuss book challenges, your favorite banned books, and BPL's Books Unbanned project. Learn how you can help youth across the country protect the right to read whatever they choose. 

Please register to receive a Zoom...

Intellectual Freedom Teen Council

Borough Park Presents Teen Game Nights

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Teens & Young Adults summer reading table-top & board games teen time

Join other teens for conversation, competion and challenging board games.

Borough Park Presents Teen Game Nights

CANCELLED - Chess

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults table-top & board games

Come play chess! All skills welcome. We will supply chess sets and a place to play, you bring your chess skills!

CANCELLED - Chess

Dungeons and Dragons Cancelled

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults game on teen time

First session for a new Dungeons and Dragons group! Whether you are a new player or an old pro, we are looking for people of all experiences to join. Whether you want to be the dungeon master or a player, everyone is welcome.  ...

Dungeons and Dragons

Dungeons and Dragons for teens Cancelled

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults DIY game on teen time

First session for a new Dungeons and Dragons group! Whether you are a new player or an old pro, we are looking for people of all experiences to join. Whether you want to be the dungeon master or a player, everyone is welcome.  ...

Dungeons and Dragons for teens

CHESS CLUB

Tue, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults adult learning table-top & board games

Join us on the main floor of the Dyker Library to learn all about chess from an expert.

CHESS CLUB

Tuesday Family Movie Night

Tue, Aug 16   5:30 pm to 7:15 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids Events for Youth and Family family movie movies at the library

Join us at the McKinley Park Library every Tuesday in August for movie night! Every weeek, we will be showing a movie for the whole family to enjoy together. Come, enjoy the air conditioning, and watch a family-friendly film!

Tuesday Family Movie Night

Adult Computer Basics (evening)

Tue, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults adult learning computer basics

1 hour instruction on computer basics. Limited registration. Register at the Information Desk at Mill Basin Library.

Adult Computer Basics (evening)

Introduction to Pro Tools

Tue, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults music podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

Explore one of the most popular digital audio workstations, Avid Pro Tools. Pro Tools is widely regarded as the industry standard for music producers, recording engineers, and audio-post (film, TV) studios alike. This workshop will cover some of...

Introduction to Pro Tools

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Tue, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

BPL Literacy Volunteers are a crucial part of providing adult literacy services to our patrons. We look for tutors who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge with adults who want to improve their reading and writing skills, and...

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Books Are Gay: How to Write and Publish Queer Literature

Tue, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Adults author talks LGBTQ

Join us for a conversation between author Nicole Pasulka and editor Zack Knoll about Pasulka’s new book, How You Get Famous: Ten Years of Drag Madness in Brooklyn, and the joys and challenges of publishing queer literature.

In a rare...

Featured Event
Books Are Gay: How to Write and Publish Queer Literature

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Be Heard! Teen Vision Survey

Wed, Aug 17   8:45 am to 10:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens & Young Adults book club everyone is welcome here homework help library advocacy

 BE HEARD! Take the Teen Vision Survey

August 1 – Sept 30, 2022

Ever wish the library had a certain book that you wanted?

Do you wish we had more activities that interest YOU?

Would you like more online events...

Be Heard! Teen Vision Survey

Borough Park Presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies parents and caregivers summer reading

Brainy Babies is an interactive program for babies, parents and caregivers to develop a love of reading and language skills. Borough Park's inclusive program is unique in that we present books, songs and rhymes in English, Spanish, Mandarin,...

Register
Borough Park Presents Brainy Babies

Beginners Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew multilingual

Beginners in Hebrew, come join us once a week to learn and practice Hebrew! All adults welcome

Beginners Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art - The Letter R is for RAIN collage

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years grab and go kits kids create

Do you know your ABC? What's the next letter? the letter R. R is for RAIN

You  can sing it, you can color it, and the most fun of knowing alphabet is that you can read any book you like!
 Create your own collage with the...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art - The Letter R is for RAIN collage

Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Teens - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this years summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags to...

Teen Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Grab & Go: Create your own Banner

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create summer reading

Create something new and all your own! Pick up a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit from Kensington library, first floor. We offer kit to Design felt flowers bouquet Banner.

 Limited kits available while supplies last. Kids...

Grab & Go:  Create your own Banner

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Wed, Aug 17   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Hey, Park Slope Kids - It's time to get your summer reading on! 

Did you know this year is Brooklyn Public Library's 125th birthday? For this year's summer reading, the Park Slope Branch is giving away tote bags ...

Kids Grab and Go: Summer Reading 2022 Gift Bags!

Free Notary Services

Wed, Aug 17   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime summer reading toddler time

Join the Highlawn Library for the return of Toddler Time, our storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years! 

Please note that masks are strongly recommended at this program for all adult participants and for all children ages 2 and up...

Toddler Time

Storytime

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years storytime

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies, toddlers, and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Storytime

Outdoor Storytime

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors storytime summer reading

Join us for an outdoor storytime in the Youth Wing garden space. 

Outdoor Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

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

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 10:30-11:00AM for Toddler Time. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. This program is for ages 18-36months and their caregivers. 

Please read the details of the...

Toddler Time

Storytime

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Bring your little ones to the library for a fun program of books, rhymes, songs, and movement activities.

For ages 5 and under.

Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers. For children ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler Time programs on...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for in person storytime with stories and songs just right for toddlers.

All attendees 2 years and up are required to wear masks.

Registration required - limited capacity

Due to capacity limits, we are not able to...

Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library, Craft Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Hello Friends!

Join us for storyties, songs, and rhymes!

This is a storytime for mobile children, walkers or crawlers. Babies who are not yet walking should attend the Babies & Books program.

Space is limited...

Toddler Time

STORY TIME

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Arlington Library, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us Wednesday mornings 10:30 am at Arlington Branch for Story time and songs.

Acompañanos los miércoles para disfrutar de la hora del cuento y de canciones para niños.

Hora: 10:30am Lugar: Biblioteca de Arlington ...

STORY TIME

Storytime in the Park

Wed, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Monarch Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in nature!

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not required, but encouraged for any close contact activities Bring your own chair or blanket. Limited...
Storytime in the Park

Storytime

Wed, Aug 17   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Come join us for storytime!

Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 17   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Come and enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes with Ms. Ann from the Mill Basin Branch. It is geared  for children from 18 months to 3 years old as well as their parents and caregivers. 

Masks are strongly encouraged ...

Toddler Time

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