Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.
Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!
For ages 0-5.
Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.
Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.
Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search!
Please bring a draft of your resume...
Join us for a storytime and play time after. Every three storytimes kids attend they earn a free book courtesy of RIF (Reading is Fundamental)
Recommended ages birth to 5 years old and caregivers.
Would you like to design your own useful art?
If so, we invite you to join Althea G. Feurich in this workshop series where you will design handmade brooches, transform t-shirts, paint glassware and create simple designs on tea towels...
The Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center is partnering with the library to bring the jobs to you! Workforce1 recruiters will be at the library to pre-screen candidates for available job openings.
Join us for stories and songs in French for children and their parents or caregivers.
Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!
Improve your Microsoft Word documents with intermediate knowledge.
Create headers and footers, work with styles, graphics, table formatting, document templates.
A knowledge of M/Word is required.
Come to computer basics class where you'll learn all the basics of how to use a computer!
Join us for this special playtime for families with children ages 0-5. There will be toys, music, and lots of fun!
Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.
Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood! Ages 0-18 months.
Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!
Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.
For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!
Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.
Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!
Naughty not Nice Adult Matinee:
December 7 - Deadpool 2
December 14 - Krumpus
December 21 - Bad Santa
December 28 - Batman Returns
Laura Cucinotta from AHRCNYC’s Quality Improvement department, will discuss AHRC's Person-Centered Apprentice program. Martinelli will highlight her experience with the process. Ms. Martinelli will emphasize ...
Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills
Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!
Choosing folk tales from four parts of the world: Brazil, Korea, Nigeria, and Norway, we use a common human constant, storytelling to learn about different parts of our world. These stories are tied to the land flora and fauna of each place...
All ages are welcomed to this special time dedicated to fiber arts.
Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.
Learn to knit.
Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!
Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!
Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.
Art supplies will be provided.
If you are in Grades
1-8 we can help you with your homework!
Join Cortelyou for a Jewelry Making program led by artist and jewelry maker Chisa Takagi. Participants will leave the program with a finished work. Materials will be provided!
Every Friday from 12:30pm- 2:00pm on the floor of the library...
Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.
Do It Yourself.
Family Movies @ the Library Enjoy weekly kid friendly films.
Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.
Friday at the Movies!--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.
Take a few minutes today to share some love, kindness, and connection with yourself--and with our community....
Coloring pages for kids
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.
Come and meet with staff from the New York State Department of Labor (DOL), who will work with job seekers to connect them to resources.
--Help with your job search, resume review, interviewing, networking, etc.
A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.
2nd floor Community Room
Dyker Singers is a Community-Based Choral Group. Join us as Teacher/Artist, Carolyn Clark leads singers in a wide array of music from Jazz to Broadway, Sing Along and Shucks!
We welcome new members to our group. Rehearsals are...
Sewing lessons for beginners.
Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...
Resume & Career Help at Central Library is cancelled on Friday, December 14. As an alternative, please consider attending the New York State Department of Labor Counseling session from 1:30-3:30 pm, also at Central Library. Resume &...
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? Come to our information desk to receive personalized assistance.
All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...
Need homework help? We can help!
If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!
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