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SEP
24

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Adult Coloring Fun

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

Adults arts and crafts

Crayons are not just for kids! Come join us for a relaxing hour of adult coloring. Take your creation home and put it on the refrigerator door!

Adult Coloring Fun

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

SEP
25

Babies & Books

Tue, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults career

The Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center is partnering with Macon Library to bring the jobs to you! Workforce1 recruiters will be at the library to pre-screen candidates for available job openings.

 

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

Library Research Classes

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Join us as we learn basic library research skills (parts of a book, how to use encyclopedias, dictionaries etc). This class is for young adults who want to learn library skills for the first time as well as for those who just need a...

Library Research Classes

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

Mango Languages

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

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 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

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

Email Basics

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

Adults techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...

Email Basics

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

Writing Workshop with Brian Platzer

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Please join us for an event of writing and self-expression with Bed-Stuy's own- Brian Platzer. I will be discussuing the creative writing process as well as giving writing tips.

Brian Platzer has an MFA from the Johns Hopkins Writing...

Writing Workshop with Brian Platzer

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

Library Lanes

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

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

Tweens and Teens Book Club

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Are you a tween or teen who is interested in participating in a teen book club? Do you enjoy meeting new people and making new friends? Do you love reading and sharing ideas? Join us for a book discussion and more here at Macon. The tween/...

Tweens and Teens Book Club

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

Thu, Sep 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, enjoy an evening with a performance by the Calpulli Community, of the Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

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)

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens techknowledge

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

Teen Tech Time

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 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years openhouse2018 storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Celebrating Early Literacy Event in honor of Tenaya Gethers-Muhammad

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Macon Library

Kids arts and crafts openhouse2018 storytime

The Brooklyn NAACP Education Committee is proud to be working in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library Macon Branch to celebrate literacy and honor the legacy of a community trailblazer and librarian, Taneya Gethers-Muhammed.

...
Celebrating Early Literacy Event in honor of Tenaya Gethers-Muhammad

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

Artists In Residence Jacqueline Johnson presents a Quilting Workshop

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults artist talks arts and crafts

Join us for a presentation of Jacqueline's quilts and a mini quilt workshop.

Artists In Residence Jacqueline Johnson presents a Quilting Workshop

OCT
1

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

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

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Library Research Classes

Tue, Oct 2   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Join us as we learn basic library research skills (parts of a book, how to use encyclopedias, dictionaries etc). This class is for young adults who want to learn library skills for the first time as well as for those who just need a...

Library Research Classes

Mango Languages

Tue, Oct 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

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 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

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

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

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults 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...

Register
ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

OCT
5

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Oct 5   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)

OCT
6

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

OCT
9

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 9   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Library Research Classes

Tue, Oct 9   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Join us as we learn basic library research skills (parts of a book, how to use encyclopedias, dictionaries etc). This class is for young adults who want to learn library skills for the first time as well as for those who just need a...

Library Research Classes

Mango Languages

Tue, Oct 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

Meditation

Tue, Oct 9   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
10

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 10   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

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