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English Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Sun, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens adhd autism developmental disabilities gaming

Get your game on and join us for fun filled afternoons of Minecraft, rumble patch controllers, Wii and much, much more.

Ages 13 and up with and without disabilities

For more information call 718.253.4948

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Adaptive Gaming Arcade

Chess Club

Sun, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Martin Luther King Jr.'s The Drum Major Instinct

Sun, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Pacific Library

Adults bpl premier bpl presents

PLEASE NOTE: This event will take place at The Plaza at 300 Ashland (at the corner of Flatbush & Lafayette Avenues, Brooklyn, NY 11217).

Acclaimed actor Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale, Orange is the New Black) reads the last...

Register
Martin Luther King Jr.'s The Drum Major Instinct

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years story play storytime

Bring your children to the library to enjoy stories, fingerplay, games, songs and other interesting activities.  You may also interact with other parents, kids and caregivers.

Sunday Story Time

Coloring pages for kids

Sun, Sep 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

 

Coloring pages for kids

Coloring pages for kids

Dinosaur Display

Sun, Sep 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids

 

Replica display of Dinosaur heads

Dinosaur Display

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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

DISCOVERY TABLE

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

ESOL Class

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Attend ESOL classes at the Red Hook Library between September 5th and November 21st. 

ESOL Class

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults

Please join trainers from Thrive NYC for Youth Mental Health First Aid Training. Youth Mental Health First Aid trainings provide proven practices that will help you recognize the early signs and symptoms of mental illness and substance...

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Story and Play

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun and informal program.

Story and Play

Chess Club

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

HSE Screening

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

HSE Screening

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills?  Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Ask a Tech

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Brownsville 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 personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Gardening with Aviva

Mon, Sep 24   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Park Slope Library

Kids gardening

Kids of all ages are welcome to come explore the Park Slope garden and learn about gardening in urban and small spaces. Bring questions and curiosity! Registration is not required.

Gardening with Aviva

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 24   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 2-5.

Toddler Time

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 24   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Music and free play with Lego DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Citizenship Prep Class

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen we can help!

Citizenship Prep Class

Read and Play

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years inclusive services

Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

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Read and Play

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Preschool Storytime

Ask a Tech

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay 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 personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Babies and Books

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies and Books

Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Adults career

Job Now! New Lots is a new hiring program that spotlights one or two jobs each week that are hiring immediately, and for multiple positions. Particpants will learn about the job in detail and sign up to attend a pre-interview with...

Job Now! New Lots

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 24   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

Come and join us for songs, stories and more while meeting other children and caregivers in the neighborhood! 

Ages 0-17 months.

Babies & Books

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join as we explore the world of technology, using laptops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late To Learn: Computer Topics for Older Adults

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

Computer Basics

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh 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 hardware...

Computer Basics

Ask a Tech

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay 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 a Computer session for personalized assistance.
Ask a Tech

Next Chapter Book Club

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

Adults book club

Please join Sheepshead Bay and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities...

Next Chapter Book Club

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

Kids Create Duplo

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create toddler time

Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.

Kids Create Duplo

Ask a Tech

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick 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 personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Babies & Books

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

Birth to Five Years

 

Enjoy songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood! Ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Computer Basics

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

Adults computer basics 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...

Computer Basics

CEAHAW

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

Adults

 

Community discussion of a specific topic

CEAHAW

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Kids babies & books first five years

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

This program has Reading Is Fundamental (R.I.F.) distribution.

Babies & Books

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)

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Come with your toddlers to listen to a story, sing songs, and play finger games.

Toddler Time

Adult Coloring

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

Adults

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

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

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Ask a Tech Computer Lab

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older 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 personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech Computer Lab

Story Play

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years

Listening to a story and play toys.

Story Play

Discovery Table

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

Birth to Five Years first five years kids explore

Discovery table fun with trains

Discovery Table

Computer Basics Part 2

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

Older Adults

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 Part 2

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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