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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

Positive Aging. Current events group.

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Discuss current events with other seniors and have fun!

Positive Aging. Current events group.

The Coupon Exchange

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our Coupon Exchange box is available all day, every day we are open. Patrons are invited to drop off valid, unwanted coupons and encouraged to pick up coupons that are offered that they'd like to use.

The Coupon Exchange

Mindful Mondays

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Find the weekly activity sheets that will help you focus, relax, and even teach you something new every Monday in the kids area. All ages welcomed.

Mindful Mondays

Mindful Mondays

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Please join us for independent activities that encourage introspection for kids

Mindful Mondays

Books and Beats - Library Rocks Instrument Play Display

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Books and Beats! Sign up for Summer Reading.

Libraries Rock Instrument Play Display.

Play the drums! Play the Piano! Play the maracas!

All instrument ready and waiting for you to play!

Books and Beats - Library Rocks Instrument Play Display

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Paerdegat Library

Come to Paerdegat Library for one-on-one help with resume, cover letter, and job searching advice!

Resume & Career Help

How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your School

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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In this interactive workshop, come to a shared understanding of what participatory budgeting (PB) is and how it builds power in schools, learn about how it’s been working in schools from Phoenix to Brooklyn, and kick-start planning to bring PB to...

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How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your School

Chess Club

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

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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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Weekday Mornings at the Borough Park Children's Room

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Word Search, Cross Words & Coloring Pages 10-11a.m. daily Monday through Friday.

Weekday Mornings at the Borough Park Children's Room

Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

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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

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 3-5.

Preschool Storytime

Build with Duplo

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Paerdegat Library

story play summer reading

Brief storytime with FREE playtime with toys for ages Birth to 5yrs with caregivers.

StoryPlay w/First RIF

Citizenship Prep Class

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

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

Citizenship Prep Class

Cinema: The Thin Man

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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Come see the charming mystery-romance on our large screen.

Cinema: The Thin Man

Kids Explore: Writing

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

kids explore summer reading writing workshop

Writing is all around us! Explore the fun of reading and writing in this interactive six week program for school age kids. Each session will include a read-aloud and activity introducing a different kind of writing. Join us for one session, or...

Kids Explore: Writing

Read and Play

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Saratoga Library

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

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Read and Play

Spanish StoryTime

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

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Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Vengan a cantar y a escuchar historias en español

 

 

Spanish StoryTime

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

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

Preschool Storytime

FREE CUNY Math Start Information Session

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Kingsborough Community College is partnering with Brooklyn Public Library to help you improve your math skills and apply to CUNY. If you’re interested in any of the following, this program is for you!

 

Starting or completing...

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FREE CUNY Math Start Information Session

Basic COmputer Class

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

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Learning your desk top, getting familiar with the mouse and the commands it does, creating an email, how to microsoft word and printing a document.

Basic COmputer Class

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 20   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

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, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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

Story Play

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at the information desk.

Story Play

Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

 

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

Babies & Books

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Learn with Ulmer Park Branch’s Urban Gardening Club how to start your own garden.

Start with planting, growing and harvest flowers & veggies!

Ulmer Park Branch Urban Gardening Club

Kids Create Duplo

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

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

Kids Create Duplo

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

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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

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies & books storytime summer reading

 Babies, Toddlers & Moms:Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Computer Basics Multilingual

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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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 Multilingual

Little Kids Explore: Music

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

first five years music story play

Singing is an important early literacy skill!  Join us each week this summer to explore Books and Beats - we will share singable stories and songs, play instruments, dance and play musical games.

Little Kids Explore: Music

Build with DUPLO

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Children ages 0-5 and carers join us for building time with DUPLO!

Build with DUPLO

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...
Resume & Career Help

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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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

Next Chapter Book Club

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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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, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

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

Toddler Time

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Create your own library at home, get a FREE book when you sign up for R.I.F., get another FREE book after every 3rd visit to RIF.

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou 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...

Computer Basics

Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway Library

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 Explore: Writing

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

kids explore summer reading writing workshop

Writing is all around us! Explore the fun of reading and writing in this interactive six week program for school age kids. Each session will include a read-aloud and activity introducing a different kind of writing. Join us for one session, or...

Kids Explore: Writing

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

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Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search, including your resume and cover letter or interview practice. 

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

CEAHAW

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Mapleton Library

 

Community discussion of a specific topic

CEAHAW

Story Play

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

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

Story Play

Shine and the Moonbeams

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

first five years live music music stomp clap and sing

Create a soulful musical extravaganza that captures the sweetness, uncertainty and simplicity of youth.

Ages 0-5.

Shine and the Moonbeams

StoryPlay

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

story play summer reading

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys at your local Library.

This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution. 

 

StoryPlay

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