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OCT
22

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Oct 22   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)

Adult Coloring Fun

Mon, Oct 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Crayons are not just for kids! Come join us for a relaxing hour of adult coloring. Take your creation home and put it on the refrigerator door!

Adult Coloring Fun

OCT
23

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

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

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 23   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

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

Library Research Classes

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Join us as we learn basic library research skills (parts of a book, how to use encyclopedias, dictionaries etc). This class is for young adults who want to learn library skills for the first time as well as for those who just need a...

Library Research Classes

Mango Languages

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens chess workshop game on!

Whether you want to learn or you have been playing awhile, this Chess workshop is for you. Please join us on Tuesdays at 5:00pm.

Chess Workshop

OCT
24

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Beginners Typing Class

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults techknowledge

· Learn to improve typing speed

· Learn to improve typing accuracy

· Type without looking at the keyboard

 

Beginners Typing Class

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 24   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18 months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

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

BLACK PANTHER - Feature Drama

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 6:15 pm   Macon Library

Adults movies at the library

 Black Panther    2017,  109 mins.      Screening: Wednesday,  October 24th                    ...

BLACK PANTHER  - Feature Drama

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

Library Lanes

Thu, Oct 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

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

Read for the Record: Maybe Something Beautiful

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years read for the record storytime

Celebrate literacy by participating in this annual shared reading experience.  For more information about Read for the Record, visit: www.jstart.org/read-for-the-record/

Recommended ages 2-5.

Read for the Record: Maybe Something Beautiful

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Oct 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo

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

Build with DUPLO

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)

Tweens and Teens Book Club

Thu, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Are you a tween or teen who is interested in participating in a teen book club? Do you enjoy meeting new people and making new friends? Do you love reading and sharing ideas? Join us for a book discussion and more here at Macon. The tween/...

Tweens and Teens Book Club

OCT
26

Family Open Play

Fri, Oct 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

Brooklyn Robotics League

Fri, Oct 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 5th.

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that...

Brooklyn Robotics League

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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 26   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon 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

OCT
27

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!

Saturday Storytime

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

Birth to Five Years storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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

OCT
29

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Oct 29   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)

Adult Coloring Fun

Mon, Oct 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Crayons are not just for kids! Come join us for a relaxing hour of adult coloring. Take your creation home and put it on the refrigerator door!

Adult Coloring Fun

OCT
30

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 30   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

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

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 30   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Come hear stories, sing songs, play with toys and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk 1/2 hour before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Library Research Classes

Tue, Oct 30   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Join us as we learn basic library research skills (parts of a book, how to use encyclopedias, dictionaries etc). This class is for young adults who want to learn library skills for the first time as well as for those who just need a...

Library Research Classes

Mango Languages

Tue, Oct 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults

This course will cover:

What is Mango Languages and why use it?

How to Access Mango Languages from the Brooklyn Public Library website

Creating an account with Mango

Selecting Your Language

Navigating the...

Mango Languages

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 30   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens chess workshop game on!

Whether you want to learn or you have been playing awhile, this Chess workshop is for you. Please join us on Tuesdays at 5:00pm.

Chess Workshop

OCT
31

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 31   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Happy Halloween! Let Macon be the first stop on your early trick-or-treating route.

Children 18 - 36 months and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Feel free to come in costume and have...

Toddler Time

Beginners Typing Class

Wed, Oct 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults techknowledge

· Learn to improve typing speed

· Learn to improve typing accuracy

· Type without looking at the keyboard

 

Beginners Typing Class

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 31   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Happy Halloween! Let Macon be the first stop on your early trick-or-treating route.

Children 18 - 36 months and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Feel free to come in costume and have...

Toddler Time

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

What Happendend Ms. Simone?

Wed, Oct 31   4:00 pm to 6:15 pm   Macon Library

Adults movies at the library

What Happened Ms. Simone?  2015,  117 mins.  Screening: Wednesday,  October   31st        4:00pm - 6:15pm  

A documentary about the life and legend Nina Simone, and...

What Happendend Ms. Simone?

Masquerade on Macon: A Halloween Play

Wed, Oct 31   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Macon Library

Kids halloween holiday

What happens when the library closes and the characters in the books come to life? Will Rumpelstiltskin ruin Halloween?

The Friends of Macon Library present Masquerade on Macon: Midnight at the Library, an original stage play featuring...

Masquerade on Macon: A Halloween Play

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

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Nov 1   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo

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

Build with DUPLO

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)

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

Thu, Nov 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults photography techknowledge

Photography can be achieved with the most expensive to the least expensive camera. In this class you will learn the basics of a DSLR camera and a micro four-third camera, you will need any of these cameras and a passion for photography!

A...

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

NOV
2

Family Open Play

Fri, Nov 2   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

Brooklyn Robotics League

Fri, Nov 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 5th.

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that...

Brooklyn Robotics League

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

NOV
3

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!

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