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OCT
22

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Mon, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica 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 "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Game On!

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

OCT
23

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   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

Story Play

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

DIY Teen Crafts

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens arts and crafts teen time

Come and Join us for an hour of creative fun!

Do it yourself projects to share with family and friends!

See you there!

DIY Teen Crafts

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

  Kids ages 6-12 will get to use our new iPad apps and technology kits! 

Kids Tech Time

OCT
24

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Team Up to Read

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

Register
Team Up to Read

Kids Create!

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Oct 24   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids film movies at the library

Every Wednesday night this October, join us at Jamaica Bay library for movie night at the library! We promise not to show anything TOO scary... 

Movies @ the Library

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years bedtime stories first five years storytime

Start your bedtime routine at the library with stories and songs.  Pajamas and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome!  Caregivers and children ages Birth - 5 years. 

Bedtime Stories

OCT
25

Babies & Books

Thu, Oct 25   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, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens book club reading is fundamental

Join the RIF- Reading is Fundamental club and receive a free book when you sign up with your library card.  In the next three week receive another free book and an extra one on your birthday.  Build your own library with the RIF Club!...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Oct 25   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

Free Notary Services

Thu, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Valid photo ID with signature is required (a current driver’s license or passport is necessary).

The person whose signature is being notarized must be present with appropriate ID.

The library does not supply witness. Witnesses...

Free Notary Services

OCT
26

Email Basics

Fri, Oct 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning email 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...

Email Basics

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens gaming techknowledge teen time

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

Teen Tech Time

Build with KEVA

Fri, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids stem & steam

Come build structures, ramps, entire landscapes, whatever you can think of with these fun stackable building planks. It's a great engineering exercise!

Build with KEVA

OCT
27

Free Notary Servies

Sat, Oct 27   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

 Valid photo ID with signature is required (a current driver’s license or passport is necessary).

The person whose signature is being notarized must be present with appropriate ID.

The library does not supply witness....

Free Notary Servies

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Sat, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults fitness

Show Up and Shape Up every Saturday at Jamaica Bay for Free Dance Fitness!

Starting September 29, 2018, get ready for an amazing hour of absolute fun, afrobeats, fitness and choreo-class all-in-one with instructor, Alicia...

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

OCT
29

Game On!

Mon, Oct 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

Free Crochet Class

Mon, Oct 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Bring your crochet yarn and hooks, join us in the Free Crochet Class.

Free Crochet Class

OCT
30

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 30   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

Story Play

Tue, Oct 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Oct 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

  Kids ages 6-12 will get to use our new iPad apps and technology kits! 

Kids Tech Time

OCT
31

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 31   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Team Up to Read

Wed, Oct 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

Register
Team Up to Read

Kids Create!

Wed, Oct 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Movies @ the Library

Wed, Oct 31   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids film movies at the library

Every Wednesday night this October, join us at Jamaica Bay library for movie night at the library! We promise not to show anything TOO scary... 

Movies @ the Library

NOV
1

Babies & Books

Thu, Nov 1   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, Nov 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Nov 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens book club reading is fundamental

Join the RIF- Reading is Fundamental club and receive a free book when you sign up with your library card.  In the next three week receive another free book and an extra one on your birthday.  Build your own library with the RIF Club!...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Nov 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Nov 1   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

Free Notary Services

Thu, Nov 1   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Notory Policy

Valid photo ID with signature is required (a current driver’s license or passport is necessary).

The person whose signature is being notarized must be present with appropriate ID.

The library does not supply...

Free Notary Services

Free Crochet Class for Beginners

Thu, Nov 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Bring your yarn, and your hook and come join our free Crochet Class.

Free Crochet Class for Beginners

NOV
2

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Nov 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Teens gaming techknowledge teen time

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

Teen Tech Time

Build with LEGO

Fri, Nov 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Build with LEGO

NOV
3

Free Notary Services

Sat, Nov 3   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

 Notory Policy

Valid photo ID with signature is required (a current driver’s license or passport is necessary).

The person whose signature is being notarized must be present with appropriate ID.

The library does not...

Free Notary Services

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Nov 3   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

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)

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Sat, Nov 3   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults fitness

Show Up and Shape Up every Saturday at Jamaica Bay for Free Dance Fitness!

Starting September 29, 2018, get ready for an amazing hour of absolute fun, afrobeats, fitness and choreo-class all-in-one with instructor, Alicia...

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

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