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26

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

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? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

SEP
27

Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults & your families are welcome to join.

“Only Child” tells the story of six-year-old Zach, who survives a deadly shooting in his school by hiding in his classroom closet.

...
Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Have fun using iPad apps and technology at the library!

Kids Tech Time

SEP
28

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

**CANCELLED THIS WEEK DUE TO SPECIAL 0-5 PROGRAM AT 11:15AM
Join us for Bilingual Birdies in the Community Room**

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

Cancelled
Preschool Playtime

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

Fri, Sep 28   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years immigrant services spanish storytime storytime

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Bilingual Birdies performance. They are New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids. Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, and...

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

SEP
29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship openhouse2018

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Chess for Teens

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens chess workshop gaming for teens openhouse2018

Teens, do you like to play chess?  Don't have a library card?  Come to Kensington on Saturday, September 29th for our open house, and you can play chess with your peers, and get a library card (make sure to bring your ID!).  Our...

Chess for Teens

Kids Create: Crochet

Sat, Sep 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids crochet kids create openhouse2018

Come learn how to crochet. It's relaxing and challenging!

All levels of experience are welcome to join.

Kids Create: Crochet

OCT
1

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Mother Goose on the Loose is an award-winning early-literacy program for children from birth to age 3 with their parents or caregivers. The program uses a variety of activities, such as rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster...

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

OCT
2

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

OCT
3

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

OCT
4

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 4   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Thu, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego stem & steam

Design and create buildings, bridges, houses, gardens and more with our Legos, Duplos and Magnatiles. All ages welcome!

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

OCT
5

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Oct 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

It’s In the Stars

Fri, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

It’s in the Stars is for kids who want to better understand the stars above. Using Skyview on iPads we will learn about the constellations above us, and use that knowledge to do something creative.

This program allows kids to...

It’s In the Stars

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

OCT
6

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 6   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 6   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years russian saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Saturday Storytime

OCT
9

Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Tue, Oct 9   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Older Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Drawing & Watercolor with Leonid Filitsyan

Come and join us in this eight-week session workshop. Participants will learn about various techniques in drawing and creating watercolor masterpieces.

...
Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 9   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

OCT
10

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 10   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

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? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 10   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Oct 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, Oct 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

OCT
11

Enjoy reading Children’s Picture Books for fun with adults, kids and your families!

Thu, Oct 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion esol

Want to learn English via reading Children's Picture Books and enjoying those beautiful illustrations?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in learning from each other!

Book Title: A Journey Through Art: A Global History (By Aaron...

Enjoy reading Children’s Picture Books for fun with adults, kids and your families!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 11   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Library Lab

Thu, Oct 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids library lab stem & steam

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through...

Library Lab

OCT
12

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Oct 12   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Microsoft Power Point 2010 Basics

Fri, Oct 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 gives you more ways to create and share dynamic presentations.

Microsoft Power Point 2010 Basics

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Oct 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

OCT
13

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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