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Grab & Go: Beads

Mon, Oct 3   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Available Monday, 10/3/22 while supplies last!

Grab & Go: Beads

Email Basics (Kings Highway)

Mon, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults adult learning internet safety techknowledge

Email Basics are designed specifically for those completely new to email or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using emails.

Please visit bklynlibrary.org/techknowledge for additional technology...

Email Basics (Kings Highway)

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Stories and songs and puppets and fun! Join us for storytime every Monday morning this fall.

Preschool Storytime

Seated Exercises for Seniors

Mon, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning dance fitness and classes everyone is welcome here fitness

Chair exercises for Older Adults that are easy, safe, and can be performed without any stress.

Seated Exercises for Seniors

Introduction to eBooks and eAudiobooks

Mon, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

If you've got a smartphone, tablet, or even a web browser on your laptop or home computer, you can get reading and listening with Libby! 

Thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks are available with options to suit every reading style....

Introduction to eBooks and eAudiobooks

Microsoft Excel Basics

Mon, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer programming adult learning techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

The topics covered in...

Microsoft Excel Basics

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Mon, Oct 3   11:15 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing poetry teen time

Black Out Poetry Kits will be available all month long. Visit the second floor childrens desk to pick up your kit!

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Fabric Arts Club: Crocheting, Knitting and Sewing & Embroidery

Mon, Oct 3   11:30 am to 12:45 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults adult learning all ages arts and crafts fiber arts

Everyone is invited!  Join us at the Mapleton Library for a weekly summer fabric arts workshops. 

Every Monday from 11:30 - 12:45 pm this summer, we will be there to assist you as you learn:

How to sew...
Fabric Arts Club: Crocheting, Knitting and Sewing & Embroidery

One-On-One Technology Training

Mon, Oct 3   11:45 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults conversations computer basics all ages adult learning

The patron asked for walk through gmail application to find all folders and explain each folder what for.

One-On-One Technology Training

Babies and Books @Kings Highway Library

Mon, Oct 3   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs, baby bounces, and rhymes and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.  

Masks are encouraged for...

Babies and Books @Kings Highway Library

Baila Baila

Mon, Oct 3   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids Apple Bank everyone is welcome here Hispanic Heritage Month multilingual

Get up and dance!

Join Baila Baila for an energetic family concert and dance, play, and sing in Spanish.

¡Levantense y bailen!

Acompañe a Baila Baila en un concierto familiar con mucha energía y bailes, juegos y canciones...

Baila Baila

Wonders of Beeswax

Mon, Oct 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Adults arts and crafts environment

Honeybees are famous for their sweet honey, but there are more products from the hive to discover! In this hourlong artisanal workshop with Alvéole we invite you to learn and experience the wonders of beeswax in a hands-on way. Guided by a...

Wonders of Beeswax

Knitting & Crocheting

Mon, Oct 3   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Adults knitting and crocheting summer reading

 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.

For Adults

Knitting & Crocheting

Monday Matinee

Mon, Oct 3   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Older Adults movies at the library

Join us at the Clinton Hill branch this October for Monday Matinees!

October 3rd, 17th, 24th, and 31st from 1pm to 3:30pm.

 

October 3rd - Cruella (2021, Rated PG-13)

October 17th- Nightmare Alley...

Monday Matinee

Drop-In Resume & Career Help (Central Library)

Mon, Oct 3   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults adult learning resume

Stop by the Central Library's Business & Career Center for help with your job search questions. All sessions are one-on-one but timeslots are limited. 

Drop-In Resume & Career Help (Central Library)

Teen Time: Anime Monday

Mon, Oct 3   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga teen time

Come hang out and watch some anime after school with Librarian Kristian from 2:30-3:30 in the Mill Basin Library meeting room. Bring your friends or make some new ones! All are welcome.

Teen Time: Anime Monday

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Oct 3   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

Join us in the Dyker meeting room for an afternoon of tech fun! Browse on laptops and iPads or do some gaming with our Switch and PS4. 

Teen Tech Time

Kid Tech Time

Mon, Oct 3   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids game on kids explore

Come to Bushwick Branch for a video-game fun! We have Switch, PS4 and X-box and more. 

Kid Tech Time

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Oct 3   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Come to Bushwick Branch for a video-game fun! We have a Switch, PS4, IPads and Mac's available for use. 

Kids Tech Time

Virtual Kids Create - Ghost Papercraft

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids kids create Virtual Programming

Watch this video to learn how to make a fun ghost papercraft using things you have at home!

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Virtual Kids Create - Ghost Papercraft

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for a fun crafting session.

Kids of all ages welcome.

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Chess for Kids!

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids Chess Workshop after school

Come learn and play chess with other kids (ages 6 - 12). All levels welcome!

Chess for Kids!

Creative Writing Workshop

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

The writing workshop is designed to allow writers of all backgrounds, ages and experience levels to work together and grow as writers.  Participants write to the prompt offered by the experienced and trained leader and are encouraged to...

Creative Writing Workshop

Tech Help for your Job Search

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career computer basics resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

Table Top Games

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years game on table-top & board games

Welcome To Gerritsen Beach Table Top Games.  We welcome all familes with children to come every monday's Starting september 12th, 2022 from 3pm-5pm. With games such as Gigantic Connect Four, Giantic Jenga, with building blocks , and more....

Table Top Games

Game On!: Tabletop Board Games

Mon, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come play board games with your friends!

Kids of all ages are welcome.

Game On!: Tabletop Board Games

Discover the World of Bees, for ages 8-12

Mon, Oct 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Kids environment kids explore

Bees are behind a third of all the food we eat, including fruits, vegetables, chocolate, nuts, and coffee. Join Alvéole beekeepers for an immersive workshop to learn more about urban beekeeping and the microcosm that is the hive. We’ll...

Discover the World of Bees,  for ages 8-12

Kids Create - Celebrate Hispanic Month - Mexican Art

Mon, Oct 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts Hispanic Heritage Month kids create

Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage month with the  vibrancy of the Mexican Culture by creating a colorful sombero and pancho during Kids create.

Kids Create - Celebrate Hispanic Month - Mexican Art

Kids Create: DIY Maracas for Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

Mon, Oct 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Kids Hispanic Heritage Month kids create

We'll be celebrating Hispanic and Latinx heritage month by making our own maracas. Stay for the end for a dance party!

Ages 5 and up.

Kids Create: DIY Maracas for Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

Kids Create: Beads!

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Rugby, Meeting Room

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Get crafty at the Rugby Library! Create your own beaded necklaces and bracelets.

Kids Create is recommended for kids ages 6-12.

Masks

For the health and safety of our staff and patrons, masks are encouraged inside BPL...
Kids Create: Beads!

Volunteer Information Session

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens & Young Adults conversations open-house

Are you a teen or young adult (or caregiver of) between the ages of 13 - 18 looking for ways to give back to your community and earn service hours? At this information session, you'll learn about specific volunteer roles at the Windsor Terrace...

Volunteer Information Session

Lego Builders Club

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids Build with Lego kids create

What can you build with Legos? Stop by the library and let your imagination soar!

Every Monday at 4pm!

Lego Builders Club

Teen Anime Club

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga book club teen time

Come join us to talk about your favorite manga and anime, listen to J-Pop and anime theme music, and participate in a variety of activities throughout the year. Possible activities include cosplay plans, ranking your favorite anime & manga,...

Teen Anime Club

Mixed Up Mondays

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids Build with Lego kids explore table-top & board games video games

Join us on Mondays for different afterschool activities.

Mixed Up Mondays

Kids Create: After-School Arts & Crafts

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Start your week right with a creative crafternoon.

For ages 5-13

Kids Create: After-School Arts & Crafts

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Adults Civic Engagement adult learning english conversation group

Join us for an English Conversation Group. Talk to others, practice speaking English, learn new things and make friends.  

Basic English skills needed, Free, No registration required!

English Conversation Group

Music Production with Building Beats

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Teens & Young Adults computer programming music

Learn how to create beats with us! We’ll teach you about loops, MIDI, audio recording and so much more. By the end of the program, you’ll create one-two tracks (or more) and establish your own production portfolio!

Music Production with Building Beats

Build Your Professional Brand | NYC SBS

Mon, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Learn why it is important to brand yourself and your business as a business owner!

Why Business Owners Should Work on Personal Branding Why branding is important in marketing your business and yourself Tips on marketing yourself and your...
Register
Build Your Professional Brand | NYC SBS

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Oct 3   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

Virtual English Conversation Group

CBH Talk: Our City Is Racist. What Now? Jennifer Jones Austin and Jelani Cobb in Conversation

Mon, Oct 3   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Center for Brooklyn History Civic Engagement conversations BPL Presents

In 2021 New York City created the Racial Justice Commission, the first such entity in the country to take formal steps towards dismantling structural racism in government. The work is complicated, daunting and overwhelming, and begins with the...

Featured Event
CBH Talk: Our City Is Racist. What Now? Jennifer Jones Austin and Jelani Cobb in Conversation

Artist Talk: BPL Artist-in-Residence Marisa Morán Jahn

Mon, Oct 3   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults BPL Presents artist talks

Join us for an engaging artist talk with Brooklyn Public Library’s 2022 Katowitz Radin Artist-in-Residence, Marisa Morán Jahn, as she immerses us in her broad and socially-minded artistic practice, with projects ranging from Carehaus, the U.S.’...

Register
Artist Talk: BPL Artist-in-Residence Marisa Morán Jahn

OCT
4

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

Register
Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

Register
Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Maimonides: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults dance fitness and classes fitness health and wellness Healthy Communities

Did you know that Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention is one of the best things you can do to prevent falls? This evidence-based exercise program reduces the risk of falling by improving strength, balance, flexibility, and...

Maimonides: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

Register
Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tech Help for your Job Search

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career computer basics resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

Virtual Resume & Career Help

Tue, Oct 4   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian over Zoom.

Register
Virtual Resume & Career Help

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

Tue, Oct 4   11:15 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing poetry teen time

Black Out Poetry Kits will be available all month long. Visit the second floor childrens desk to pick up your kit!

Black Out Poetry Grab and Go

OATS/BPL Technology For All Fall 2022 Series

Tue, Oct 4   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Topics: 

All Things Zoom – October 4 Internet of Things - October 11 Smartphones - October 18 Protecting...
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OATS/BPL Technology For All Fall 2022 Series

Blood Pressure Screening

Tue, Oct 4   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Tuesday, from 1:00 to 2 pm. The taking of blood...

Blood Pressure Screening

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