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Library Lanes / Virtual Bowling

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots, Auditorium

Older Adults library lanes

Join us as we play virtual bowling with seniors and adults. It's a fun recreational program that's safe in a friendly environment.

Library Lanes / Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook, Auditorium

Older Adults library lanes techknowledge

Like the bowling we love, just virtual! Come and play without the strain in a friendly environment. 

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Free Online Tax Help

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults tax help

The Food Bank, in partnership with NYC Office of Financial Empowerment and Brooklyn Public Library, will help you electronically file your tax return for free from January 27 thru April 15.

To participate, you must have a valid email...

Free Online Tax Help

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

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

Older Adults computer programming health and wellness

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

ESOL Class

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

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

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years toddler time toddler yoga yoga and meditation

For toddlers 18 to 36 months. Tickets required. Tickets available free 10am at the reference desk.

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

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Windsor Terrace JCC

Birth to Five Years babies & books

**This program takes place at the JCC Brooklyn Windsor Terrace, 1224 Prospect Ave.**

A closed Windsor Terrace Library isn't going to stop our Babies and Books program! 

Please note that since we are guests, we'll need...

Babies & Books

Story Play

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights, Crown Heights Meeting Room

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

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   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 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 first...

Toddler Time

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am   Dyker Library

Adults arts and crafts

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

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come enjoy exciting stories for kids 2-5 years old and their caregivers read aloud by a community volunteer.

Preschool Storytime

Library Lanes

Thu, Feb 27   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

Spanish Storytime

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime spanish storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Email Basics

Thu, Feb 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Adults techknowledge

Learn how to send, receive, and manage your email. This training will help to guide you whether you are new or just want to learn some basic skils.

Email Basics

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Feb 27   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll take out educational toys for social play.  Ages 3-5 only, please.

This program requires online registration -...

Preschool Storytime

Come play in our nook

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years first five years

Our nook is for kids aged 0-5 for both parents and children to play and learn together. Our theme will change weekly.

Building creativity, imagination, and independence children can choose from specialty restaurants, veterinary clinics,...

Come play in our nook

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library, Auditorium

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

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Enjoy fun books, songs and ToyTime. For Ages 18 months - 3 years old.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

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

Toddler Time

Science Baby

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Dekalb, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years little scientists storytime

Join us at the library for this special series for babies and toddlers exploring STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Science Baby is a creative science program for 0-3 year olds led by teaching artist Emma Gordon. The heart...

Science Baby

Story Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come to story time at the Clarendon Branch. Enjoy stories, songs, and play time.

Story Time

Brainy Babies

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for free, brain-building storytimes for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Families will learn fun activities to build young brains and learn about community resources. Prepare your child for 3-K and toddler for Pre-K....

Brainy Babies

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically for ages 12-24 months.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in advance of the start of the program. Only one...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

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

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Books are for babies, too! Bring your 0-18 month old to the Red Hook library on Thursday mornings for an engaging storytime session of board books, lap songs, fingerplays, puppets, and playtime.

Babies & Books

Build with DUPLO

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

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

For ages 0-5.  Open play with toys and DUPLO.

Build with DUPLO

Story Play Cancelled

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Marcy, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes & playtime! Ages 0-5yrs, accompanied by parents or caregivers!

Story Play

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes 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 first...

Toddler Time

Brainy Babies

Thu, Feb 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies storytime

Join us for free, brain-building storytimes for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Families will learn fun activities to build young brains and learn about community resources. Prepare your child for 3-K and toddler for Pre-...

Brainy Babies

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

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

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Thu, Feb 27   11:30 am to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or finding your way around the internet? No time to attend a formal class? Come and “Ask a Tech” for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Join us for books, bounces, rhymes, songs, and playtime! 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...

Babies & Books

Women's Support Group

Thu, Feb 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Dyker Library

Adults support groups

Women's support group, where women can talk about whatever is on their mind. 

Women's Support Group

Great Short Stories: In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson is Buried by Amy Hempel

Thu, Feb 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning book discussion lectures and discussions

This month, we will discuss In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson is Buried by Amy Hempel. Please read the story in advance of the meeting. You may pick up a copy of the short story at the customer service desk.

 

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Great Short Stories: In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson is Buried by Amy Hempel

Open Play Space for Babies

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

Birth to Five Years first five years

There will be no Babies & Books this Thursday, but come hang out at the library with other families and watch your child learn through play! Children ages birth - 18 months are welcome.

Open Play Space for Babies

Adult Gaming

Thu, Feb 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults table-top & board games techknowledge video games

Come enjoy an hour and a half of socializing with some extra perks:

Card Games Computers/Ipads Chess Dominoes Bowling Bingo And More...
Adult Gaming

English Conversation Group

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Positive Aging: Bridge Club Cancelled

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Story Play

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy story play storytime

Books, songs, rhymes and play! Kids 0-5 and their caregivers can come to the library to build early literacy skills while having fun!

Story Play

ESOL Conversation

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Midday Movie to Commemorate Black History Month

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots, Auditorium

Adults black history month movies movies at the library

Join us for our Thursday afternoon movie, 12 Years a Slave.  

Midday Movie to Commemorate Black History Month

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Thu, Feb 27   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Babies & Books

Thu, Feb 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

Enjoy stories, songs, and play for babies from birth through 18 months. Meet other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood.

Babies & Books

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Thu, Feb 27   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Computer Basics for older adults

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get advice on your resume or cover letter, get help finding education and career information, learn interview skills, and more with help from trained Brooklyn Public Library staff. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Book Discussion: Old in Art School: A Memoir of Starting Over by Nell Irvin Painter

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands, Meeting Room

Adults book discussion

About the book club: The Flatlands book club meets on the last Thursday of the month from 2pm - 3pm. The books for the club are held behind the front desk and are available for patrons to pick them up. There is no registration for the book...

Book Discussion: Old in Art School: A Memoir of Starting Over by Nell Irvin Painter

English Conversation Group

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Improve your research skills

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults research

Conducting research is a fundamental skill for everyone. Whether you’re browsing websites or using scholarly materials such as journal articles, you need to know how to formulate good searches, evaluate your sources and organize information. This...

Improve your research skills

Library Lanes: Bowling! Cancelled

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults fitness game on positive aging

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

Thu, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults career resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

This is...

Resume & Career Help (New Lots Library)

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