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Mixed Media: Crocheting Circle

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

crochet 50 plus Seniors Older Adults

Join a group of peers and enjoy creating crochet with Instructor. The program is organized in collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

preschool storytime reading

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311

New Graphic Novels

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Comic browsing made easy at the Dyker branch! Our new mini collection will be available all day, every day the branch is open. The collection will include titles from DC, Marvel, Dark Horse, and others. Come by and check out a volume or two.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

storytime Babies rif First Five Years

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes with your baby aged 0 to 18 months followed. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Registration For a special program: Turn your Talent to Treasure - Knitting Classes

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

knitting Free Register Start an Etsy Business!

Register at the reference desk. Program to take place each Wednesday in May.

 

Whether you are experienced or a beginner, this series is for all knitters who want to make the most of their craft. Kate Clifford, an experienced...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Drop in to the computer lab at New Lots Library on Fridays from 10 am to Noon. One-on-one resume help available. Work on resumes, online job applications, go through tutorials from Lynda.com, access online housing applications and forms. Please...

Need Help with SNAP Nutrition Assistance Program?

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Nutrition SNAP program assistance

A SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Outreach Specialist will be available to assist with eligibility prescreening and to answer your questions.

Positive Aging: Workshop by NORC: Coping with Loss.

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Seniors Older Adults grief

Come and listen a presentation dedicating to such delicate and important topic as coping with loss. The presenter is provided by courtesy of the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Fri, Apr 28   10:00 am to 5:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Make your appointment today! Call 311 and say “Citizenship” OR Call 212-514-4277

Meet 1:1 with a free, trusted lawyer Confidential, private meeting space Find out if you can apply for free Get free financial counseling

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Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

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Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime for ages 0-5 and their caregivers! Please note: online registration is required for this session and will be opened up at exactly 10:15 the day before the event.

Multilingual Storytime: Arabic

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

storytime Family bilingual preschool

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

الانضمام إلينا القصص والأغاني باللغة العربية للأطفال وآبائهم أو مقدمي الرعاية.

Explore and Create: Celebrating Spring with Art

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Canarsie Library

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Explore and create with us at the Canarsie library.  Draw, paint and paste your way through the spring.   Find out what you can do with a line, with paints and much, much more. 

Led by Doris Strugatz

For...

Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

kids storytime story time Family

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

We have chess everyday!!

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

kids chess teens Adults

Improve your game.

Make new friends.

Borrow a chess set.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

story time First Five Years

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...

Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime Playtime williamsburgh library

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years build with duplo

DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers

Toys, Games & Puzzles

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Babies & Toddlers come and play with toys & puzzles.

Discover the World of Stuffed Animals

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Dyker Library

Kids can enjoy a bunch of stuffed animals and play with them  any time they want.

Jungle Explorers

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Monkeys, Butterflies, and venus fly traps come to life in this highly interactive song and dance filled performance for toddlers. (Ages 3-6)

Día! Diversity in Action is a celebration that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children...

Jumpstart Family Academy

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

reading parents jumpstart literacy skills

Learn how to support your child's literacy development, paving a way for success in school and life!  All parents and families are welcome.  Bring your kids or come on your own.

This program is geared towards parents of...

From Seed to Plate

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Windsor Terrace Library

For Children 3 to 5 years and their parents or caregivers. Reading with preschoolers is fun and educational! You and your child will enjoy picture books, sing favorite songs, and join in some gardening fun! We will plant lettuce seeds. Space is...

DIA!: Multilingual Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Dia2017 Bilingual English/Spanish

Join us for a special bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for Día de los Niños.

Día! Diversity in Action is a celebration that emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.  ...

Dia de los ninos

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

songs Socializing preschool stories

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 to schedule an appointment.

DIA! Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

#Story Play #Dia2017 Dia2017

Celebrate DIA! Diversity in Action with a special Story Play, featuring great stories and songs in English and Spanish, along with fun movement, music and free play with our toys. 

Babies & Books

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

songs Books first five years play

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in advance of the start of the program.

Register

Resume & Career Help

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am   Eastern Parkway Library

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...

Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

storytime Early Literacy family story play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

One-on-One Resume Help

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

#job #resume #career

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to...

Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

storytime story time Story Play

Join us for storytime, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

English Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice your English skills with a volunteer instructor in a relaxed setting.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

storytime preschool saturday

Enjoy, songs and more for preschool kids ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call  to make an appointment at 718-256-2117.

Build with DUPLOs

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

#DUPLO

Free play with DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program. First come, first served.*

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

storytime Babies rif reading

Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood. For babies aged 0-24 months and their caregivers.

PlayTime

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

Never to Late to Learn: free computer class for adults 60+ - no experience necessary.

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Midwood Library

Explore Tech is a dynamic lecture series that covers a range of technology topics, such as choosing a new computer, connecting to the Internet, Google Maps, and social media.

They will cover a new topic each week.

Limited...

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

 

Large size Lego DUPLO for little hands.

National Poetry Month Movie

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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National Poetry Month Movie Event for Adults

April 7th: Bright Star

April 14th: Howl

April 21st: History Boys

April 28th: Dead Poets Society

DIA: Tales Around the World Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Dia2017

Tales of Black Heritage from Around the World” is a fantastic literary journey of stories from the African Diaspora. Storyteller Tammy Hall will lead you to many lands in Africa, the Caribbean, and the Americas with wit and wisdom.

Día!...

DIA: Diversity in Action. Bilingual Russian-English Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Join us as we celebrate DIA - Diversity in Action and hear wonderful stories in Russian, learn new songs and fingerplays, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun program for babies through 5 years.

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DIA! Storytime - Celebrate Diversity in Action!

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

story time first five years Diversity in Action Día

Celebrate DIA! Diversity in Action with a special Story Play, featuring great stories and songs in English and Spanish, along with fun movement, music and free play with our toys. 

One-on-One Resume Help

Fri, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

#job #resume #career #adult learning

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

Register
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Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 28   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Flatbush Library

toddlers story time Babies books

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5. Listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes.

Story Play

Fri, Apr 28   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

toddlers storytime songs babies

Stories, songs, puppets, and playtime for little ones age 0-5 and their caregivers! Please note: tickets are required for this session and will be distributed at the info desk beginning at 10:00 am the day of the event - first come, first served...

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 28   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...

Learning Library Express

Fri, Apr 28   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

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This is the new Learning Express Library learning platform.  Like Learning Express Library, Learning Express Library 3.0 has practice test and other study materials for the GED, HiSET, TASC, GRE, SAT, elementary school and middle school...

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Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Coney Island Library

toddlers Babies play FFY. First Five Years

Hear wonderful stories, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun, informal program! (Birth - 5 years)

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Fri, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

2nd floor Community Room

Age Group: Adults Age Group: Adults

Talking Needles

Fri, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

knitting #crocheting

Bring your unfinished projects to join a group of talented ladies to share your skills, passion, and Love of knitting and crocheting. They are more than happy to give instruction to beginners.  Children are welcome to join their parents or...

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Volunteers program for adults ESOL Conversation group

Talk with your peers and improve your English speaking skills. The leader of the group is am experienced BPL Volunteer.