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Free One-on-One Financial Counseling

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

money credit financial-counseling One-on-One

Take a step toward financial stability--make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration's Financial Empowerment Center. A counselor can advise you on budgeting and money management, establishing and improving...

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Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Paerdegat Library

# techknowledge #

Computers Basics training is designed specially for those who are completely new to computers or who feel to have more confidently before confidently using a computer.

Read All About It

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.

A blue bin full of free newspapers and magazines

Coloring Pages

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

all ages

Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the crayons and coloring pages or you can draw from your imagination!

Open Play Space

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

A variety of toys will be available for children to use throughout the day. 

Kids Playing

Game On!

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

games Board Games kids Teens

Anyone up for a quick game? Check out a game by leaving your library card at the front desk.

Positive Wellness and Aging Class

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Exercise and feel great!

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Enjoy books, songs and rhymes with your baby aged 0 to 18 months followed by Reading is Fundamental.

Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Immigration Consultation

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

green card naturalization DACA TPS

Free consultations (in English or Haitian Kreyol) by Immigrant Justice Corps Community Fellows are done under the supervision of immigration attorneys.

Services offered include:
Full screenings to determine...

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Ryder Library

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for you and your baby. Ages birth to 18 months.

Chess Club

Thu, Jul 27   10:00 am to 7:45 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.

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, Jul 27   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Older Adults Chair Yoga

Join Marja, our guide to integrating body, mind and spirit in this chair yoga program.

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Toddler Time

Thu, Jul 27   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

toddler time toddlers storytime Playtime

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk,...

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox one and compete with neighborhood Libraries. Join us

Yoga for Toddlers

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Prospect Park Childrens Corner

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   Kidsmobile

kidsmobile outreach bookmobile

Look for Brooklyn Public Library's Kidsmobile, a children's library on wheels, at Prospect Park Childrens Corner! Get a library card, check out books, hear stories, and/or make crafts!

BrownsvillExcerpts Teen Podcasting

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Brownsville Library

techknowledge Teens podcasting Brownsville

Hey, are you a teen from Brownsville who is tired of the negative images of the area?

 

How would you like to report on neighborhood issues that are important to you?

If this sounds like you, then BrownsvillExcerpts is a...

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Brownsville Excerpts Teen Podcasting

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Join Brooklyn Public Library's Bowling League! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One with Rival Kinect, and compete during monthly tournaments between neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community. ...

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

LibraryLanes Older Adults Dasny techknowledge

Our virtual bowling league competes against other branches. Join us!

Story Play

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

toddlers storytime babies first five years

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

Older adults are welcome to join a team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Xbox One Seniors Older Adults bowling

Please join our premier 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...

Community Garden Storytime

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Clarendon Library

garden storytime Outdoor events outdoor storytime

Join us for a read aloud, music, and singing during this storytime in partnership with the East 43rd Street Community Garden located at 1087 E 43rd St, between ave. I and J.

Kids will also get to plant seeds after the storytime. The real...

Library Lanes

Thu, Jul 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

techknowledge Older Adults

Older adults are welcome to join a team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Story and Play

Thu, Jul 27   10:45 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

#storytime #First Five Years story and play

Come and join us while we read a book from our Summer Reading list,  followed by play with educational toys. This program is a bit more informal than our Preschool Storytime during the school year. Let's have fun this summer! Ages...

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Playtime @ the Library

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

Free form play time for ages 0 to 4 years.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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Build with LEGO

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

lego # kids #teens

Children of all ages are welcome to join us for an hour of free play with legos! All materials are provided, but legos may not be taken home, they must stay in the library.

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Resume and Career Help

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

1 on 1 resume help career jobs

Business & Career librarians are here to help you in your job search or with making a career change, with one-on-one sessions and resources.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers ages 18-36 months followed by Reading is Fundamental.

Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Story Play

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

#Children #preschool #fingerplay #songs #books #Read Aloud #Babies

Bring your baby, toddler or preschooler for a relaxed program full of fun, stories, singing and play. This is a great opportunity to develop social and literacy skills. 

For Ages 0-5

*Caregivers must accompany their child and...

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and Enjoy books, songs and Toytime for Ages 18 months to 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) program.

Register

Toddlers Explore

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

#First Five Years Spring Creek #play Summer Reading 2017

Come on down to Spring Creek and play! 

Children Playing

Toddler Time

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

toddlers first five years Early Literacy kids

Come and join us for books, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, stories and more during this library time dedicated to active toddlers! 18 months - 3 years.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin ...

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Build with DUPLO

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

For toddlers 18 months - 5 years.

Tai Chi

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Tai chi is an ancient Chinese tradition that, today, is practiced as a graceful form of exercise. It involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner and accompanied by deep breathing.  We also learn push hands.  If...

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Practice of Meditation and Exercise increases energy and vitality.  Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Class

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 27   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

babies Playtime first five years Brooklyn Public Library

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first...

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

storytime babies first five years Babies and Books

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

No tickets...

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Gaming for Teens

Thu, Jul 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Board Games Teens Tweens gaming for teens

Join us before Summer Meals to play board games with friends and other tweens/teens. We provide the board games, you bring your friendly, competitive spirit!

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Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 27   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   Flatbush Library

#summermeals #freemeals

Free lunch for children and teens, 18 or younger.

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Charades

Thu, Jul 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Charades is a guessing game whose object is to successfully communicate a word or a phrase to the rest of your team by acting it out. Speaking and mouthing stuff is not allowed. Here is how it works. Players divide into teams and one person from...

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, Jul 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adult Coloring #adult

Please join us for the fun of adult coloring program at the Dyker Library. Art supplies will be provided.

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 27   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Free lunch for children and teens, 18 or younger.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Jul 27   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics

Thu, Jul 27   12:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM explores science, technology,  engineering, art and math  with different activites. Taught by Board of Education teachers. 

Science Technology Engineering Art and Mathematics

Thu, Jul 27   12:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Run by teachers from the Board of Education STEAM teaches hands on activities  about science, technology engineering, art and mathematics

Positive aging: Bridge Club.

Thu, Jul 27   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

50 plus Older Adults 50 + program for older adults

Enjoy playing bridge in the company of your peers!