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APR
24

Creative Aging: an Artist at Heart

Tue, Apr 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Kensington Library

Would you like to learn drawing and watercolor painting or enhance your skills in this art form? If so, please join us in this nine week workshop series, ending in a culminating event with Nan Carey.

Learn to create beautiful pieces of...

Creative Aging: an Artist at Heart

Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids Tech Time TechKnowledge

Tech Time with dancing  on the Xbox, Ipads Tablets, Playstation VR and more!

Kids Tech Time

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids Tech Time TechKnowledge

Tech Time with dancing on the Xbox, Ipads Tablets, Playstation VR and more!

Kids Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 24   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

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

Google Maps

Tue, Apr 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

 Going somewhere? Google Maps makes navigating your world faster and easier. Find the best places in town and the information you need to get there. Get there faster with real-time updates.

Google Maps

Meditation

Tue, Apr 24   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

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

APR
25

Computer Basics

Wed, Apr 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

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, Apr 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Babies & Books

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.

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Apr 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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: A DIA! Diversity in Action Celebration

Wed, Apr 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

toddler time

Celebrate DÍA! Diversity in Action with a special Toddler Time, featuring great stories and songs in English and Spanish, along with fun movement, music and free play with Duplo, Magnatiles, blocks and more.

Celebra El día de los niños...

Toddler Time: A DIA! Diversity in Action Celebration

DIA! Diversity in Action: Book Discussion

Wed, Apr 25   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Join us for our book discussion to celebrate DIA! Diversity in Action!

We will be reading and discussing Lucky Broken Girl, the award-winning story about Ruthie, a young Cuban-Jewish girl and recent immigrant to New York...

DIA! Diversity in Action: Book Discussion

Build with LEGO

Wed, Apr 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Build with LEGO kids

It's Lego time! You build and we'll display your creations after! 

Children under 6 should be accompanied by an adult.

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Apr 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Wed, Apr 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

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 personalized assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

APR
26

Story Play

Thu, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

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

Library Lanes

Thu, Apr 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Come on down and have fun bowling !!!

Library Lanes

Teen Time

Thu, Apr 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

 

Come Hang out with us at the Crown Heights Branch for TEEN TIME. At TEEN TIME, you can:

 

¨ Hang Out with Friends

¨ Do Homework

¨ Play on gaming systems

¨ Check out Laptops or...

Teen Time

Homework Help

Thu, Apr 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Movies @ the Library: Carousel

Thu, Apr 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

Fifteen years after his death, a carousel barker is granted permission to return to Earth for one day to make amends to his widow and their daughter.

Movies @ the Library: Carousel

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Apr 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Have fun using iPad apps and technology at the library!

Kids Tech Time

APR
27

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Apr 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old.

Preschool Playtime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 27   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)

Homework Help

Fri, Apr 27   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Project Art

Fri, Apr 27   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...

Project Art

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Apr 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

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

iPad Basics (for kids)

Fri, Apr 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

The iPad is very easy to learn to use. Even if you already have a personal iPhone or iPad or other similar smart phone or tablet device, there is always something new to learn about how the device functions.

iPad Basics (for kids)

APR
28

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Apr 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

First Five Years kids Saturday Storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Apr 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Early Literacy Saturday Storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Project Art

Sat, Apr 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 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...

Project Art

APR
30

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Apr 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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

Homework Help

Mon, Apr 30   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Mon, Apr 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

kids

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

Chess Workshop

MAY
1

Creative Aging: an Artist at Heart

Tue, May 1   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Kensington Library

Would you like to learn drawing and watercolor painting or enhance your skills in this art form? If so, please join us in this nine week workshop series, ending in a culminating event with Nan Carey.

Learn to create beautiful pieces of...

Creative Aging: an Artist at Heart

Homework Help

Tue, May 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 1   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

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

Internet Basics/ Internet Resources

Tue, May 1   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge

  IPart: Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

...
Internet Basics/ Internet Resources

Meditation

Tue, May 1   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Crown Heights Library

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

MAY
2

Babies & Books

Wed, May 2   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Babies & Books

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.

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, May 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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

Computer Basics

Wed, May 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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,...

Computer Basics

Toddler Time

Wed, May 2   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, May 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, May 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Fiber Arts Kids Create STEM

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.

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

MAY
3

Story Play

Thu, May 3   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

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

Brooklyn Supports

Thu, May 3   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Join us for coffee and connection to social work resources. Support available around homelessness, housing and other social service needs.

 

Brooklyn Supports

Teen Time

Thu, May 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

 

Come Hang out with us at the Crown Heights Branch for TEEN TIME. At TEEN TIME, you can:

 

¨ Hang Out with Friends

¨ Do Homework

¨ Play on gaming systems

¨ Check out Laptops or...

Teen Time

Homework Help

Thu, May 3   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Need Homework Help?

We can help! If you are in grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework.

NEW extended drop in hours:

Mondays, 3:00PM-5:45PM

Tuesdays, 3:00-6:00PM

Thursdays, 3:00PM-6:00PM

...

Homework Help

Movies @ the Library: LBJ

Thu, May 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.

Movies @ the Library: LBJ

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