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JAN
19

Free Family Art Day With Spellbound Theatre

Sat, Jan 19   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years performance

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....

Free Family Art Day With Spellbound Theatre

JAN
22

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy 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. (18-36 months)

Toddler Time

Afterschool Homework Help

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids after school homework help

Free after-school homework help for children in grades K-8.

Afterschool Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Coding for Kids

Tue, Jan 22   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids

Kids ages 5 years and older learn basic  coding using Scratch Jr. and Code.org.

Coding for Kids

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jan 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Tuesday Tech Hour

Tue, Jan 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Join our Tuesday Tech hour program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Tuesday Tech Hour

JAN
23

ESOL Class

Wed, Jan 23   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 January 7th-March 20th. 

ESOL Class

Brooklyn Supports: Coffee and Connection

Wed, Jan 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults

Brooklyn Supports: Coffee and Connection

Art O'Clock for Adults

Wed, Jan 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Adults arts and crafts

Make time in your life for creativity!

Work on relaxing and fun art projects including:

Coloring Collaging Line Drawing Painting Designing postcards Sculpting Crafts

And more!

Art O'Clock for Adults

ProjectArt: Ages 5-10

Wed, Jan 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll.

Full schedule:...

ProjectArt: Ages 5-10

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 23   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids bengali homework help

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

After School Homework Help

JAN
24

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Babies & Books

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

The Cypress Hills Bookworm Society

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids book club reading is fundamental

Love Books? Love Games? Then come join the Cypress Hills Bookworm Society! We meet twice a month to discuss new and interesting stories, followed by fun games and activities.

The Cypress Hills Bookworm Society

Introduction to Photograhy

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults

This is the perfect photography course for anyone new to photography and for anyone already engaged with photography and wants to learn new techniques

Kids (Ages 6-12)

Young Adults/Adults (Ages 13 and above)

Introduction to Photograhy

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Thu, Jan 24   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll.

Full schedule:...

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids kids explore reading is fundamental teen time

Reading is Fundamental is a program in which you can receive free books.  A library card is needed to join in which you will receive a free book with continued attendance another free book in 3 weeks. It's a fun way to build you own library...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Library Lab: Forms of Matter

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids after school library lab stem & steam

This week, we will be exploring forms of matter by making oobleck and slime!

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology,...

Library Lab: Forms of Matter

Chess Club

Thu, Jan 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn chess! For all ages.

Chess Club

Ask a Tech

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning 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

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Thu, Jan 24   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll.

Full schedule:...

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jan 24   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids bengali homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Thursday Tech Hour

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Join our Tuesday Tech hour program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Thursday Tech Hour

JAN
25

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens video games techknowledge teen time

Join our Teen Tech Time program.  Play various gaming systems such as XBOX and Playstation 4.

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook 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

Movies @ the Library: Toy Story 2

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

When Woody is stolen by a toy collector, Buzz and his friends vow to rescue him, but Woody finds the idea of immortality in a museum tempting.

Check out tie-in books and other books about toys in our catalog.

Rated G Runtime...

Movies @ the Library: Toy Story 2

JAN
28

ESOL Class

Mon, Jan 28   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 January 7th-March 20th. 

ESOL Class

English Language Learning Group

Mon, Jan 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults bengali esol techknowledge world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

English Language Learning Group

Read and Play

Mon, Jan 28   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

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

Read and Play

English Tools and More

Mon, Jan 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Kids Create with littleBits

Mon, Jan 28   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits.  In this free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basic robotics and more.

Kids Create with littleBits

After School Stories

Mon, Jan 28   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

Red Hook Book Club: Tilting at Windmills Edition

Mon, Jan 28   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join us at the Record Shop at 360 Van Brunt for the One-Year Anniversary of the Red Hook Book Club! 

Don Quixote has become so entranced reading tales of...

Featured Event
Red Hook Book Club: Tilting at Windmills Edition

JAN
29

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy 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. (18-36 months)

Toddler Time

Afterschool Homework Help

Tue, Jan 29   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids after school homework help

Free after-school homework help for children in grades K-8.

Afterschool Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jan 29   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Coding for Kids

Tue, Jan 29   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids

Kids ages 5 years and older learn basic  coding using Scratch Jr. and Code.org.

Coding for Kids

DIY Teen Crafts

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens arts and crafts teen time

In a Galaxy far far away, there was the Bedford Branch and it's  DIY Teen Craft programs. 

Come and join us in creating Galaxy Glow Jars to share with family and friends.

Limited 12 participants and I hope to see you...

DIY Teen Crafts

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Tuesday Tech Hour

Tue, Jan 29   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Join our Tuesday Tech hour program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Tuesday Tech Hour

JAN
30

ESOL Class

Wed, Jan 30   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 January 7th-March 20th. 

ESOL Class

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, Jan 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults resume

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

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Art O'Clock for Adults

Wed, Jan 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Adults arts and crafts

Make time in your life for creativity!

Work on relaxing and fun art projects including:

Coloring Collaging Line Drawing Painting Designing postcards Sculpting Crafts

And more!

Art O'Clock for Adults

ProjectArt: Ages 5-10

Wed, Jan 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll.

Full schedule:...

ProjectArt: Ages 5-10

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jan 30   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids bengali homework help

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

After School Homework Help

JAN
31

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Jan 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Babies & Books

Thu, Jan 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jan 31   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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