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24

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

A Virtual Tour in Cambridge (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Cambridge (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Book Adventures: Banned Books

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids banned books week book adventures

September 23th - September 29th is Banned Books week, a yearly celebration of those books which have been deemed "offensive" -- which just makes us love them all the more! Exercise your Right to Read!

Book Adventures: Banned Books

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

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25

National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults multilingual

If you are a U.S. citizen who is NOT registered to vote, we will provide the Voter Registration Form and  A STEP BY STEP GUIDE for patrons.

National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Come join Tech Time with dancing on the Xbox and playing on the Ipads tablets.

Kids Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Improve your Microsoft Word documents with intermediate knowledge.

Create headers and footers, work with styles, graphics, table formatting, document templates.

A knowledge of M/Word is required.

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

Meditation

Tue, Sep 25   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.

Meditation

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26

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

New to computers? Want to get more familiar with using the mouse,typing navigating the screen and going online? Come and join our computer basic class!

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalize assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

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27

Story Play

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults & your families are welcome to join.

“Only Child” tells the story of six-year-old Zach, who survives a deadly shooting in his school by hiding in his classroom closet.

...
Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Teen Time

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

*Hang Out with Friends*Do Homework*Play on gaming systems*Check out Laptops or iPads*Work on Group Project*Listen to Music*Engage in a Hobby*Play Chess or Board games*

Teen Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Have fun using iPad apps and technology at the library!

Kids Tech Time

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28

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

Fri, Sep 28   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years immigrant services spanish storytime storytime

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Bilingual Birdies performance. They are New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids. Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, and...

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

A Sukkot Musical Celebration with Tkiya

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids everyone is welcome here holiday live music

Join us for a musical performance celebration of Sukkot! The program will include songs and stories for young children centered around this harvest festival of the Jewish faith.

Tkiya: The Jewish Community Music Initiative uses...

A Sukkot Musical Celebration with Tkiya

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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29

Free Family Art Day

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

Join us for a morning of art activities, creative play, and music, including a special pop-up performance of "A Book of Hours"!   Free Family Art Days are opportunities to play, imagine, and explore through a variety of art forms. Each month...
Free Family Art Day

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship openhouse2018

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults hotspot openhouse2018 techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Chess for Teens

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens chess workshop gaming for teens openhouse2018

Teens, do you like to play chess?  Don't have a library card?  Come to Kensington on Saturday, September 29th for our open house, and you can play chess with your peers, and get a library card (make sure to bring your ID!).  Our...

Chess for Teens

Kids Create: Crochet

Sat, Sep 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids crochet kids create openhouse2018

Come learn how to crochet. It's relaxing and challenging!

All levels of experience are welcome to join.

Kids Create: Crochet

OCT
1

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Mother Goose on the Loose is an award-winning early-literacy program for children from birth to age 3 with their parents or caregivers. The program uses a variety of activities, such as rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster...

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Mon, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids after school chess workshop

Learn how to master the strategic and fun game of chess with a trained instructor.

Chess Workshop

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

OCT
2

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Meditation

Tue, Oct 2   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults

Come to this free meditation class!  Learn how to balance your emotions, tap into your natural energy and improve your overall health! All are welcome.

Meditation

OCT
3

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful of our age limits, they...

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

ProjectArt Art Workshops

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids

Explore, create and express yourself through art with ProjectArt! Classes will be taught by Crown Heights Library's artist-in-residence.

The ProjectArt community is dedicated to bringing the arts to as many children as it can in a...

ProjectArt Art Workshops

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