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DISCOVERY TABLE

Thu, Jun 21   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Coney Island Library

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Chess Club

Thu, Jun 21   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

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

Read All About It!

Thu, Jun 21   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.

Read All About It!

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Thu, Jun 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program

Seniors and People with Disabilities, Keep Your Rent From Increasing, If You:

- Are you 62 years or older (18 years old if disabled);

- Have a household income of $50,000 or less;...

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Cancelled
Positive Aging: Bridge Club

English Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Coloring pages for children.

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Run out of fun things to do? Come to Sheepshead Bay and color.

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Playtime

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

Computer Basics

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Please Register in Advance at the Desk.

Computer Basics

Make Music New York!

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

make music ny

Join us at Macon Library for an afternoon of music featuring Brooklyn musical artists.

Scheduled to perform:

1:00 pm-2:00 pm    David Bertrand Jazz Quartet

4:00 pm-5:00 pm    Oya Noire, singer...

Make Music New York!

Drop-In Computer Lab: NYS Unemployment Application signup

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Unemployment Insurance is temporary income for eligible workers who lose their jobs through no fault of their own. To collect benefits, you must be ready, willing, and able to work, and actively looking for work during each week in which you are...

Drop-In Computer Lab: NYS Unemployment Application signup

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Join our conversation group, meet others and make new friends as you learn to improve and practice your English language skills.

ESOL Conversation Group

Make Music New York

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Live Music make music ny

Crown Heights Library is proud to be a Make Music New York venue once again this year! We've lined up the following, local performers for your listening pleasure!
• Babes NYC  1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
o NYC Punk-Pop Power Trio with a nod to...

Make Music New York

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, Jun 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Chinese Brush Painting

Chinese Brush Painting

Basic Photo Editing with Adobe Photoshop

Thu, Jun 21   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

TechKnowledge

Photoshop helps you create and manipulate your documents and files using various elements, such as panels, bars, and windows. Any arrangement of these elements is called a workspace. (The workspaces of different Adobe creative applications share...

Cancelled
Basic Photo Editing with Adobe Photoshop

Reading Circle: Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

Thu, Jun 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

book club

Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

Reading Circle: Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Resume and CV Help

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Get free  resume and CV help from a Librarian.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on resumes and cover letters, but will not write or type these documents for patrons. 

Resume and CV Help

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

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

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Room 216

Foundation Center (http://www.fdncenter.org) is a nonprofit organization that provides information on private foundation and corporate funding. Center maintains online databases with detailed information on grants and foundations providing...

Foundation Center Database Searching Workshop

Drop In Computer Lab

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Computer Basics

Have questions about your laptops, smartphones, or other gadgets? Get them answered in our drop-in lab. First-time computer users are welcomed, need help navigating the internet? Stop by and we can assist you. Let's learn and grow together.

Drop In Computer Lab

Creative Writing Workshop: Writing Plot Outlines

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

creative writing writing workshop

Need help finding time to write? Come to the Flatlands library and let your creative side show. If you like to write come and share your work! If you don't like to write come and write down why! People of all skill levels are welcome!

Creative Writing Workshop: Writing Plot Outlines

Board gaming and more

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Bring your family to play games and draw coloring pages with kids

Board gaming and more

Talking Circle

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Talking Circle

Join other adults for talking, laughing, telling stories and sharing amazing life experiences

Register
Talking Circle

Adult Coloring

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join your fellow sports fans for the first meeting of a new informal group to discuss topics from the world of sports.

The discussions may cover a variety of sports and range from historical conversations to the hot sports topics of the...

Sports Discussion Group

Family Arts & Crafts

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

arts and crafts summer meals summer reading

Kids and their parents or caregivers are invited to make a fun craft they can take home! All supplies provided. This program takes place after our free summer meal (for kids 18 and under), so come spend the afternoon with us!

Family Arts & Crafts

Bridge Club

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Play bridge.  Make new friends.

Bridge Club

Feature Film: Far From The Madding Crowd

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Borough Park Library

Based on the classic Love Story by Thomas Hardy, a headstrong farm owner must chose between her extremely different suitors.

Feature Film: Far From The Madding Crowd

Resume Help Express

Thu, Jun 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brownsville Library

resume

Resume Writing and Job Search Tips   Application and Cover Letter Help   Interview Practice
Resume Help Express

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Please come and join us for Kids Gaming at the Paerdegat Library

Kids Tech Time

Central Library Tour

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Tours meet at the Central Library Welcome Desk

This tour will explore the architectural significance and history of Brooklyn Public Library’s (BPL) landmark Central Library at Grand Army Plaza. The tour will introduce attendees to the...

Featured Event
Central Library Tour

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

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

MakeMusicNewYork Featuring Dirty Blonde

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Live Music make music ny performance

The New Lots Library will be participating in "MakeMusicNewYork" a city-wide event that takes place every year on June 21st, the longest day of the year. On this day there will be over 1,000 live concerts on streets, parks, and libraries across...

MakeMusicNewYork Featuring Dirty Blonde

MakeMusicNewYork Featuring Live Concerts

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Live Music make music ny performance

The New Lots Library will be participating in "MakeMusicNewYork" a city-wide event that takes place every year on June 21st, the longest day of the year. On this day there will be over 1,000 live concerts on streets, parks, and libraries across...

MakeMusicNewYork Featuring Live Concerts

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

(Drama, 125 minutes)

In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for...

Movies @ the Library: Darkest Hour

Make Music New York. Vocal Productions NYC - Opera Concert

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Live Music make music ny

Kings Bay Library and Vocal Productions NYC proudly present an Opera Concert!

Vocal Opera Productions’ high-octane ensemble will entertain and charge your afternoon with a passionate and scandalous cocktail of arias and duets!!! Join us...

Make Music New York. Vocal Productions NYC - Opera Concert

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

crochet

2nd floor Community Room

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Email Basics

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bushwick Library

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

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Jun 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

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

Build with DUPLO

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

homework help

      Come get help with your homework, right when you need it.  Twice a week, our tutor will help students with all elementary-school level subjects.  Whether you need help with a specific project, need to...

After School Homework Help

Game On!

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Have fun with your friends or make new friends playing board games or solving puzzles.

Game On!

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

RIF Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

 Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library.

RIF Reading is Fundamental

Story Play

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Brief story time with the younger set with age appropriate toys and games for birth to 5.

Story Play

Fine Arts with Nigel Morgan

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids study with a professional artist learn to draw or paint in various mediums.

Fine Arts with Nigel Morgan

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Reading is Fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

iPad for Kids

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clarendon Library

TechKnowledge

Kids play with  iPads

iPad for Kids

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

 

Come Hang out with us at the Crown Heights Branch for TEEN TIME. At TEEN TIME, you can:

 

¨ Hang Out with Friends

¨ Do Homework

¨ Play on gaming systems

¨ Check out Laptops or...

Teen Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jun 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clarendon Library

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

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