E.g., Sep 24 2018
SEP
24

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

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

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

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

SEP
25

Chair Yoga

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Cancelled
Chair Yoga

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults crochet fiber arts

Knit, crochet, and chat!

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Kids Create

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

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

Yoga

Tue, Sep 25   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

Yoga

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

SEP
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

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Toddler Time

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

Ask a Tech (Basic)

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults adult learning 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.

Cancelled
Ask a Tech (Basic)

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 26   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Library Lab

Wed, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library's dynamic learning enrichment program for children and their families. There are activities that will spark curiosity. Ages 7 and up.

Library Lab

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

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

SEP
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

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Sep 27   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

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

Chess Workshop for Kids

Thu, Sep 27   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 8 and up are invited to play and improve their skills in this, the most ancient and mysterious of board games.

Chess Workshop for Kids

Family Movie -

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

Kids family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

Family Movie -

Bedtime Stories

Thu, Sep 27   5:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids bedtime stories

Stories told upstairs in play area.

Bedtime Stories

Green Series: Andrew Revkin on Weird Weather in a Warming World

Thu, Sep 27   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Leonard Library

Adults author talks bpl presents environment green series

Andrew Revkin is one of America’s most honored and experienced journalists and authors focused on environmental and human sustainability.

In this unique Green Series talk, Andrew talks about "weird weather in a warming world." Among other...

Register
Green Series: Andrew Revkin on Weird Weather in a Warming World

SEP
28

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)

Game On!

Fri, Sep 28   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 5-12.

Game On!

SEP
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 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

English Conversation Group

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

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

English Conversation Group

Greencycle "Back to School" Swap

Sat, Sep 29   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

BRING SOME! TAKE SOME!

MEN’S, WOMEN’S & CHILDREN’S CLOTHING, SHOES, BOOKS, TOYS, BICYCLES, PHONES, HOUSEHOLD ITEMS & ELECTRONICS
Cleaned, gently used and working items please!
Electronics drop off until 2 PM

...

Greencycle "Back to School" Swap

Build with Lego Mindstorms

Sat, Sep 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Kids will learn the basics of building fundamentals and programming basics to create robots.

Build with Lego Mindstorms

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

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Sat, Sep 29   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Come learn the basics of citizenship exam preparation - FREE. Please Pre-Register by contacting the Leonard Library: 718-486-6006. Thank you.

Citizenship Exam Coaching

OCT
1

Story Play

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

Birth to Five Years

Listening to a story and play toys.

Story Play

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

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

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

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

OCT
2

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

Yoga

Tue, Oct 2   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

Adults will enjoy the pleasure of moving their body, safely, under expert guidance. Beginners are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing.

Yoga

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

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 3   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Toddler Time

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

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 3   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

Tween Movie

Wed, Oct 3   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

 

Tween Movie

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

OCT
4

Story Play

Thu, Oct 4   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

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