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Teen Time

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

Library Lab: Construction

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids

Join us on Tuesday afternoons this fall for construction challenges with LEGO and more. Learn about architecture and engineering and most importantly have fun!

Library Lab: Construction

The Amazing Ava's Great Escape

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Leonard, Auditorium

Kids

Ava loves magic, but when she finds herself trapped in a scary library, her magic skills just don't cut it. Luckily Dr. Pemboozle comes to the rescue with a series of live science demonstrations that help Ava find her way out.

Part magic...

The Amazing Ava's Great Escape

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
English Conversation Group

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Teens gaming teen tech time

If you love video games the come to Stone Avenue for Teen Tech Time, and play various video games on PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U.

Popular titles at our branch include Tekken 7, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Super Smash Bros. 4...

Teen Tech Time

Library Lab: Dowel Constructions

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids library lab storytime

Join us for a story and a STEM project!

What kind of structures can you build with 3-foot dowels and rubber bands? Join us for this lab to find out!

Library Lab: Dowel Constructions

DIY for teens

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Teens arts and crafts diy

DIY for Teens is your chance to learn how to make useful and fun crafts using your creativity and skills while socializing with other teens!

DIY for teens

Game on! Board Games

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids

Get your Game on with board games.

Game on! Board Games

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids 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)

Russian Storytime

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Russian Storytime

LORe

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids book club book discussion lore

Calling All Nerds...Again!

Your favorite nerdy book club is back! LORe is a monthly bookclub 2.0 where you can hang with fellow bookworms to chat about cool titles, make related crafts, and eat snacks.

Sign up now to secure your...

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LORe

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens

It's On! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone, or bring a friend, our Wii Switch is your Wii Switch every Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. We  have Mario Kart, Arms and more. (grades 6 and up.) See...

Teen Tech Time

Kid's Tech Time: Crossword Puzzles

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids techknowledge

Children will create their own crossword puzzles on the computer.

Kid's Tech Time: Crossword Puzzles

Build with LEGO

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Meet and friends and have fun building with LEGO.

*For ages 6 to 12

Build with LEGO

Tween Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens gaming for teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Library Lab: Static Electricity

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids library lab

“Hair-raising” activities with Static Electricity!

Library Lab: Static Electricity

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Build with LEGO @ Park Slope

Join us for our weekly LEGO club to create amazing Lego structures, meet other builders, and make new friends!

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Brownsville 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

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Join us for gaming and play your friends in Wii U or Playstation 4! Explore different apps on our Ipads and use our laptops!

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids homework help

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

After School Homework Help

Kids Create

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join other kids in creating a new craft project every week that you can take home with you! 

Kids Create

Do It Yourself: Pixel Wall Art

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens arts and crafts diy teen time

Create a unique piece of pixelated art using acrylic and canvas at Brooklyn Heights.

Pick a simple image, pixelate it, and step back and admire your work.

Wear old clothes! Acrylics don’t come out. Have a great time, create an...

Do It Yourself: Pixel Wall Art

Library Lab

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through hands-on experiments.

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Library Lab

Library Lab: Learn to Code

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Kids after school library lab

Want to Learn how to Code????

Learn from the Best!  Our T4, Christian Gilles will teach you the basic of coding every Tuesday.

Featured Event
Library Lab: Learn to Code

COMPUTER BASICS: INTRODUCTION TO TYPING

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Adults

Using the keyboard

Key commands reference sheet

Saving a document to the temporary drive on the PC

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

COMPUTER BASICS: INTRODUCTION TO TYPING

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Come join Kids Tech Time with dancing on the xbox and some good'ole Ipads fun! 

Kids Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids after school homework help

Support, assistance, and encouragement for children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their homework.

Homework Help

Chess for Kids

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Come learn how to play chess with our instructor Juan!

Chess for Kids

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Older Adults 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

Computer Basics

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

For babies and 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)

Beginners Typing Class

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Adults techknowledge

Using the keyboard

Key commands reference sheet

Saving a document to the temporary drive on the PC

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

Beginners Typing Class

DIY for Teens

Tue, Dec 18   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens

Explore your Creative side

DIY for Teens

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Dec 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults

Come and Learn how to use Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word Basics

Our Garden Club

Tue, Dec 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

After School Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   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

After School Stories

Tue, Dec 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

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

The Ditmas Examiner Teen Writing Workshop

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

The Ditmas Examiner is a program for high school students who want to cover their community, learn about journalism – and make a difference. We’ll produce a news web site and a print newspaper covering Ditmas Park and parts of Flatbush, Prospect...

The Ditmas Examiner Teen Writing Workshop

Adult Coloring

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults

Adult Coloring is a way to reduce stress and showing creativity.

Adult Coloring

Teen Anime Club

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Teens anime and manga gaming for teens techknowledge

Anime Club is an opportunity for teens to socialize with their friends after school while enjoying Japanese anime and manga.

Teen Anime Club

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class...

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

Chess Workshop

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Learn with Chess Master Alexander Baez! For beginner, intermediate and advanced players. Age Group: Kids

Chess Workshop

Teen Time: Improv

Tue, Dec 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens performance

Play games that involve co-ordination, acting or movement. 

Teen Time: Improv

Tuesday Tech Hour

Tue, Dec 18   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

Wii Bowling

Tue, Dec 18   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

Come learn, show off your skills and/or help others get better in a good fun filled game of Wii Bowling.

Wii Bowling

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