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Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Sep 19   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults crochet diy fiber arts

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

Fiber Arts Group

Community Conversation about Immigrants and Refugees featuring Immigrant-produced Documentary Short Films

Wed, Sep 19   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults immigrant services movies

Join us for a community dialogue about immigration in America, including the screening of short documentary films produced by recent immigrants.

The New Immigrant and Refugee Visions films provide a unique insider perspective on the...

Community Conversation about Immigrants and Refugees featuring Immigrant-produced Documentary Short Films

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SUN-B Presents: Coming of Age in Aging America

Thu, Sep 20   9:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults movies

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

A PBS documentary based on the impact of people living longer and healthier than ever before in human history. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with experts...

Featured Event
SUN-B Presents: Coming of Age in Aging America

DISCOVERY TABLE

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**

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...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Resume & Career Help

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Paerdegat Library

Adults

Come to Paerdegat Library for one-on-one help with resume, cover letter, and job searching advice!

Resume & Career Help

Babies & Books with RIF

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years reading is fundamental

Babies & Books for ages birth to 18 months with RIF book distribution. Registration is required before attending the program  - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Babies & Books with RIF

Chess Club

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

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

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Sep 20   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

Adults

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee - library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with questions...

Coffee & Conversation

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Ages 18-36 months

This program requires online registration - registration will...

Toddler Time

Babies and Books

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

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.

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Babies and Books

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

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...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, Sep 20   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

Library Lanes

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge library lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

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

Library Lanes

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids

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

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Story Play

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

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....

Story Play

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Older Adults creative aging

Thursdays, July 19th to Octover 4th, 2018, 10:30 am,                                ...

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Sep 20   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

Register
PreK Story & Play

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Preschool Storytime

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults

Please come and join us for the fun of adult coloring program at the Dyker Library.

Art supplies will be provided.   No registration required.

Adult Coloring for Fun

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

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Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Citizenship Exam Preparation

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults citizenship

Come to Paerdegat Library for help with preparing for the US Citizenship Exam!

Citizenship Exam Preparation

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Kids first five years toddler time

Come In & Listen to Stories and Songs, Learn fingerplays & rhymes with caregivers.

This program has Reading Is Fundamental (R.I.F.) distribution.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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 beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Marcy Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for fun stories, songs and playtime! Suitable for ages 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Time

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years stem & steam

What can you build with DUPLO? Join us at the Midwood Library to build and make new friends.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

iPad Basics Class

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Words and Memories

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Older Adults

In a guided discussion, older adults recall memories of earlier days.

Words and Memories

Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults

Relax at the library with beautiful and intricate coloring sheets. All supplies will be provided. This program is for adults. No registration required.

Adult Coloring

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required before attending the program  - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Introduction to Typing

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults techknowledge

Whether you next typed on a keyboard ever or what to increase how many words per minute that you can type, this is the class for you.

In this class we will:

Learn how to type

Learn keyboard shortcuts

Play typing...

Introduction to Typing

Babies & Books

Thu, Sep 20   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

Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

Come to the Adult Coloring program and express yourself creatively and have a good time! You may  color individually or in a group

Adult Coloring

Little Scientists

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) themed storytime and craft. Recommended ages 2-5 and caregivers.

Little Scientists

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the program to receive an admission ticket at the Information Desk. In order to...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Ages 18-36 months

This program requires online registration - registration will...

Register
Toddler Time

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Thu, Sep 20   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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 beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books

Thu, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages 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...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Alzheimers/Dementia: What Do We Know About Prevention?

Thu, Sep 20   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults

What do we know about Alzheimer's dementia prevention? Healthy living for your brain or body.

For centuries, we've known that the health of the brain and the body are connected.  But now, science is able to provide insights into how...

Register
Alzheimers/Dementia: What Do We Know About Prevention?

SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

Thu, Sep 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults

Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program

Seniors and People with Disabilities, Keep Your Rent From Increasing, If You:

- Are you 62 years or older (18 years old if disabled);

- Have a household income of $50,000 or less;

-...

Featured Event
SCRIE: #RentFreeze Homeowners and Tenants Enrollment Event

Older Adult Open House at Crown Heights

Thu, Sep 20   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Senior Open House and orientation!

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adult Open House at Crown Heights

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Sep 20   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Leonard Library

Adults

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

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Chess Club

Thu, Sep 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

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