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OCT
4

Census Team Information Session and Recruiting Event

Tue, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults career community partner

You will have the opportunity to learn about the importance of the Census, available job opportunities, and to apply in person at the Walt Whitman Library at 93 Saint Edwards Street in Brooklyn. 

Representatives from the United...

Census Team Information Session and Recruiting Event

East New York Reads Homework Help

Tue, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering in-person homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students at New Lots Library. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome. 

East New York Reads Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids homework help techknowledge

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

After School Homework Help

Game On!: Family Game Night

Tue, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Play games with friends and family.  

For ages 3-13

Game On!: Family Game Night

Urban Word: Creatively College Bound Workshops

Tue, Oct 4   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens & Young Adults community partner after school homework help teen time

Urban Word will offer their Creatively College Bound workshops at the Brooklyn Heights Library, every other week starting October 4th from 4:30-6 at 286 Cadman Plaza West in the Teen Zone.

Come practice...

Urban Word:  Creatively College Bound Workshops

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids Chess Workshop table-top & board games

Chess is returning to Red Hook Library!  Instructor William Del Castillo will be here to teach, play and help you to enjoy the wonderful game of chess.

 

Chess Workshop

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids Chess Workshop table-top & board games

Enjoy a game of chess and get tips from our chess instructor, chess master Jose Villar! For ages 6 and up; kids and teens welcome. 

Chess Workshop

Charcoal Drawing with Wilfredo Santiago

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach, Large Meeting Room

Adults arts and crafts humanities and art

Charcoal is one of the first tools humans used to make artwork, appearing in cave paintings dating back 28,000 years. Artists have refined the medium from burnt wood to finely-ground charcoal bound with wax or gum into sticks, crayons, and...

Charcoal Drawing with Wilfredo Santiago

Tech Time for Kids and Teens

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Kids kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

Get your Game on with Xbox, Switch and PS4...we may even pull out a classice like Wii, PS 3 and Xbox 360. Also play Roblox on iPad.

Tech Time for Kids and Teens

First Step to Starting a Business | NYC SBS

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Opening a business in New York City can be intimidating at the start. Many entrepreneurs ask: where do I begin?

The goal of this course is to help you understand what it means to be a successful entrepreneur in New York City.

...

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First Step to Starting a Business | NYC SBS

Family Movie Night

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Kids Events for Youth and Family family movie

Celebrate the month of October with a spooky family film each week.  

 

(October 4th)   Frankenweenie 

(October 11th) Disney’s The Haunted Mansion 

(October 18th) Monsters, INC...

Family Movie Night

Astronomy Night: Rooftop Stargazing Cancelled

Tue, Oct 4   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Greenpoint Library

Adults astronomy

Join us a for an evening of stargazing on our rooftop!  Want to learn more about what we can see in the night sky? What can we see in an urban environment with light pollution? Plenty!

Join the Amateur Astronomers Association in...

Astronomy Night:  Rooftop Stargazing

Sewing and Fiber Arts Circle

Tue, Oct 4   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Adults community partner arts and crafts adult learning fiber arts

Join the Greenpoint Library and Greenpoint Art Circle for a sewing and fiber arts get together on the first Tuesday of each month.

For those with experience, the library has six sewing machines available - sign up for a sewing machine by...

Sewing and Fiber Arts Circle

Adult Computer Basics (evening)

Tue, Oct 4   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Adults computer basics adult learning

Adult Computer Basics-Evenings (in-person program) 

Tuesdays, October 4, 11, 18, 6:00-7:00 PM  

Each evening class is a cumulative 1-hour program for adults new to using a computer. Please sign up at the Mill Basin...

Adult Computer Basics (evening)

Yoga with Jack @ Fort Hamilton

Tue, Oct 4   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Adults fitness health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for Yoga at Fort Hamilton Enjoy the pleasure of moving your body, safely, under expert guidance. Feel your blood move and your heart beat. Laugh and have fun learn new things and make friends in a safe and relaxing environment....

Yoga with Jack @ Fort Hamilton

Adams Street Book Club

Tue, Oct 4   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Adults book discussion book club

Meet with others to discuss Mira Jacob's Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations, a bold, wry, and intimate graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families, and the realities that divide us, from the acclaimed author of The...

Adams Street Book Club

SWING DANCE CLASS

Tue, Oct 4   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults dance fitness and classes

SWING DANCE CLASS

SWING DANCE CLASS

Introduction to BPL Computers

Tue, Oct 4   6:15 pm to 7:15 pm   Rugby Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Get a library card, add money for printing to your account and learn about your privileges as a library user. Learn about member access to databases such as LinkedIn Learning, Mometrix, Learning Express 3.0, GCFLearnfree.org, the Libby app and...

Introduction to BPL Computers

Malvia Fitness Workout

Tue, Oct 4   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

The New Lots Library is offering a free workout class taught by certified fitness trainer, Malvia! Join us for a fitness workout, weight training, and having fun staying fit!  All participants are encouraged to wear comfortable,...

Malvia Fitness Workout

OCT
5

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   10:00 am to 10:30 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime toddler time

Come to the library and join us for storytime! Join us as we read stories, sing songs, and meet new friends. This program is for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. Please note: there will be no shared playtime after the program at this time...

Toddler Time

Borough Park Presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Oct 5   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies first five years parents and caregivers

Brainy Babies is an interactive program for babies, parents and caregivers to develop a love of reading and language skills. Borough Park's inclusive program is unique in that we present books, songs and rhymes in English, Spanish, Mandarin,...

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Borough Park Presents Brainy Babies

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art-Letters Y is for YELLOW, collage

Wed, Oct 5   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years grab and go kits kids create

Do you know your ABC? What's the next letter? letters Y is for YELLOW: yellow sun, yellow duck, yellow banana...yellow everywhere!

You  can sing it, you can color it, and the most fun of knowing alphabet is that you can read any book...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art-Letters Y is for YELLOW, collage

Free Notary Services

Wed, Oct 5   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, and books for our youngest readers! For ages 0-18 months and their caregivers.

 

Babies & Books

Outdoor Storytime - Windsor Terrace

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family first five years storytime

Outdoor Toddler time will continue throught the fall as the weather allows.

Bring a chair, beach blanket or towel and join Ms. Olivia for stories, songs and fingerplays outside by the rosebush.

For ages Birth - 4.

Please...

Outdoor Storytime - Windsor Terrace

Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Bring your little ones to the library for a fun program of books, rhymes, songs, and movement activities.

For ages 5 and under.

Storytime

Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years storytime

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies, toddlers, and their caregivers.

 

Storytime

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler Time programs on...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers. For children ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Toddler Time

StoryPlay

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Arlington Library, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Join us Wednesday mornings 10:30 am at Arlington Branch for StoryPlay  and songs.

Acompañanos los miércoles para disfrutar de la hora del cuento y de canciones para niños.

Hora: 10:30am Lugar: Biblioteca de...

StoryPlay

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join the Highlawn Library for the return of Toddler Time, our storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years! 

Please note that masks are strongly recommended at this program for all adult participants and for all children ages 2 and up...

Toddler Time

AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults creative aging arts and crafts adult learning

Let your creativity take hold! Come join our class. Receive instruction in designing and constructing your own Hand Puppet. Use your imagination to create something unique.  

Arts and crafts for adults! All are welcomed. 

...
AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Wed, Oct 5   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for in person storytime with stories and songs just right for toddlers.

Registration required - limited capacity

Due to capacity limits, we are not able to accommodate child care groups and preschool classes at this...

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Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years music storytime

Group Stories, sing songs and music. Masks are required.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, and books for our youngest readers! For ages 0-18 months and their caregivers.

 

Babies & Books

First Five Years: Toddler Time Online Registration(RSVP) Required!

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers. Masks are mandatory for everyone, age 2 and up, entering the program room.  If you or your child are not feeling well the day...

First Five Years: Toddler Time Online Registration(RSVP) Required!

Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy preschool storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for stories, songs, and silly dancing every Wednesday at 11am.

Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Reading, singing, fingerplays, and puppets! Toddler time takes place in person each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's program room. All are welcome!

 

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Enjoy your favorite books, sing alongs and make new friends.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime storytime toddler time

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills! 

Masks are encouraged for this program ffor the health and safety of our patrons and staff....

Toddler Time

Storytime!

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for storytime for ages 0-5 in the children's program room on the 2nd floor of the library!

Room capacity is limited to 20 people. Adults and children will each need one ticket (babies who are not yet walking do not need a ticket...

Storytime!

Bilingual Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for a four week series of Bilingual Birdies programs from September 21-October 12. These programs will be in English and French. 

Bilingual Birdies is an early childhood bilingual education program for children birth through...

Bilingual Storytime

Babies&Books

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books East New York Reads

Welcome back! Caregivers and children newborn to two years old join us for the Fall /Winter session of Babies&Books. Make new friends, learn fingerplays and play with our exciting learning tools, otherwise known as toys! Let's grow and learn...

Babies&Books

Preschool Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Eastern Parkway Library

Birth to Five Years preschool

Join us every Wednesday morning at 11am for Stoytime in the children's area. This program is open to kids ages 0-5 and thier families and caregivers. 

Preschool Storytime

Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for storytime every Wednesday and Friday! Each session, we'll share fun stories, songs, and rhymes with librarians Ms. Heather and  Mr. Adam!

Storytime

Wednesday Morning Storytime

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Welcome to Paerdegat's weekly Storytime for Littles, designed to spark curiosity and inspire imagination for pre-readers aged 18 to 36 months. Clap to new rhythms, sing to new songs, and join us for new adventures as we read a different...

Wednesday Morning Storytime

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies babies & books early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

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Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Computer Basics (Macon Library)

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

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

This computer series introduces new PC users to hardware,...

Computer Basics (Macon Library)

New Utrecht Brainy Babies

Wed, Oct 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht, PreSchool Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies first five years

Families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices.  Each week we will read books, sing songs, and do fun activities that promote language development, social-emotional skills, and more...

New Utrecht Brainy Babies

Maimonides: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Wed, Oct 5   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

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