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New Graphic Novels

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Comic browsing made easy at the Dyker branch! Our new mini collection will be available all day, every day the branch is open. The collection will include titles from DC, Marvel, Dark Horse, and others. Come by and check out a volume or two.

New Graphic Novels

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bedford Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation

All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

job search resume

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

VITA FREE TAX PREPARATION

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is an IRS-sponsored program that was established in 1969. VITA is an IRS-sponsored program that was established in 1969. VITA is a free tax-preparation program that is offered to low- to...

VITA FREE TAX PREPARATION

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Oral Health Month FREE Dental Screenings

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga Library

In observance of Oral Health Month CAMBA in partnership with NYU and the Brooklyn Public Library will host FREE dental screenings and dental education for all ages. All programs have limited space, registration might be required.

Oral Health Month FREE Dental Screenings

ESOL by Potencia Now

Fri, Feb 23   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Arlington Library

Free English Classes

ESOL by Potencia Now

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Feb 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Join us for a very special play time featuring our very own, generously donated Thomas the Tank Engine Play Set! For all ages. 

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Toddler Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Books first five years songs storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 4 years old and their caregivers!

Toddler Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

kids storytime story time Family

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

first five years story time

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Preschool Storytime

Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Playtime storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

free tax assistance Free Tax Help and Preparation Income Tax NYS Tax Department

Doors open at 10:00 a.m.   Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis starting at 10:30am.

Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day, but please visit the following week or visit one of our other sites...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library

Build with DUPLO

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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 Bowling League

Babies and Books

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Babies & Books (0-18 months) First Five Years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies and Books

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Saratoga Library

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children's programs may include films, crafts, games, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior notice. Please call...

Preschool Storytime

AARP Tax Help for Low & Middle Income Taxpayers

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

AARP Tax Help for Low & Middle Income Taxpayers. Assistance is available on a first come, first served basis from Feb. 2 to April 13.

AARP Tax Help for Low & Middle Income Taxpayers

Dyker Coloring Exhibition

Fri, Feb 23   10:30 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adult Coloring Coloring Pages

Please come and enjoy a free exhibit of coloring pages, done by patrons from our Coloring Page Workshop. See the creative colors made by a group of creative adults.

Dyker Coloring Exhibition

Bilingual Storytime with RIF

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

bilingual storytime RIF

Join us for Spanish/English bilingual books, songs, rhymes, live music, and more! For caregivers and children ages birth to 5.

Bilingual Storytime with RIF

Resume Help

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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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...

Resume Help

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

The Art of Watercolor A Class with Nan Carey

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

For more than 15 years, Nan Carey has been teaching drawing and watercolor painting to adults.  She teaches at the Brooklyn Botanic Garde, Brooklyn Public Library and the Westside YMCA.

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The Art of Watercolor A Class with Nan Carey

Babies & Books

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Adult Videogaming

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

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Adults play videogames too! Join us at the library to play videogames on our new Xbox One.

Adult Videogaming

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old.

Preschool Playtime

PlayTime

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

PlayTime

Babies & Books

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

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Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Family Open Play

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

open play space

Join us for music, toys, and friends in the small meeting room!

Family Open Play

Coloring pages for children.

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories story play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Russian Matreshkas

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

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Russian Matreshkas: Russian crafts workshop for kids (bilingual, in Russian and English).

Russian Matreshkas

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

preschool storytime

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Tecknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarian is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume with you.

 First come, first served.

Resume Editing Help

Adult Tech Time

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Bushwick Library

TechKnowledge

An introduction to computer and video games, especially for adults! Learn to play games on iPads, and more!

Adult Tech Time

Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Story Play

Playtime @ the Library (birth to 5) - in the kids area upstairs

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Just have fun.

Playtime @ the Library (birth to 5) - in the kids area upstairs

Google is Everything You Need

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Park Slope Library

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This is a class that will walk you through every Google application available such as Google Drive, Gmail, Google Calendar and others. Google can be helpful in their everyday lives and not just as a search engine. We will create...

Google is Everything You Need

Mixed Media: Matisse Collage Workshop for Older Adults

Fri, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

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Join our experienced instructor to learn more about the cut paper collages of Henri Matisse...and make your own!

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Mixed Media: Matisse Collage Workshop for Older Adults

Toddler Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Books first five years songs storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 4 years old and their caregivers!

Toddler Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Feb 23   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Flatbush Library

Flatbush Story Play

Join us for story time. Listen to stories, sing songs, and enjoy play time afterward!

Story Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Feb 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Early Literacy FFY first five years preschool storytime

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

 
Preschool Storytime

Talking Needles

Fri, Feb 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

BPL Paerdegat knitting needles

Come to learn knitting with the friendly ladies of the Paerdegat library! No prior experience needed.

Talking Needles

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Feb 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

English Conversation Group program for adults

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Crochet with Juana

Fri, Feb 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Crochet your own summer accessories.

Learn to crochet a simple summer garment with Juana.

Do It Yourself, and get ready for summer.

Crochet with Juana

Talking Needles

Fri, Feb 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Fiber Arts Knitting & Crocheting Club: Talking Needles

Are you a knitter or crocheter? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup to learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Talking Needles

Talking Needles

Fri, Feb 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

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Would you like to learn how to knit over good conversation? This is the program for you! No prior experience necessary.

Talking Needles

Knitting Club

Fri, Feb 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults Crochet and Knitting Fiber Arts Older Adults

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

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