Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.
Art supplies will be provided.
If you are in Grades
1-8 we can help you with your homework!
Join Cortelyou for a Jewelry Making program led by artist and jewelry maker Chisa Takagi. Participants will leave the program with a finished work. Materials will be provided!
Every Friday from 12:30pm- 2:30pm on the floor of the library...
Friday at the Movies!--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.
Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.
Do It Yourself.
Family Movies @ the Library Enjoy weekly kid friendly films.
Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.
Coloring pages for kids
Representitives from Social Security will come to the branch to inform attendees about my Social Security and to answer questions regarding Social Security Benefits.
Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.
A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.
Join us on Fridays for a movie matinee - either a classic or current film.
2nd floor Community Room
Teens can have fun with WiiU and video games aka eSports
Dyker Singers is a Community-Based Choral Group. Join us as Teacher/Artist, Carolyn Clark leads singers in a wide array of music from Jazz to Broadway, Sing Along and Shucks!
We welcome new members to our group. Rehearsals are...
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 &...
Sewing lessons for beginners.
Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.
Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.
Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Fridays from 2-4 and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on your birthday...
Each week will be a different DIY project, but feel free to bring your own projects to work on. All suggestions...
All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...
Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.
Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...
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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.
Adults can come and paint something new. We will provide the paint, the non-alcoholic drinks, canvases and brushes. We will have a project prepared, but if inspiration strikes, you can paint your own original creation. We will be working with...
5th Ave. Committee holds information desk on how to apply for a job of commercial driver.
Need homework help? We can help!
If you are in grades 1 through 8, we can help you with your homework!
Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.
NY Writers Coalition (NYWC) invites you to write and share your story in this one-of-a-kind creative writing workshop. Participants discover the power of their own stories, gain confidence and a stronger sense of self and become part of a...
All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF.
Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week....
Come hang out with friends and make new ones at Teen Tech Time! Play NBA2K, Madden, FIFA on our Xbox, or Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros. on our WiiU!
Gaming not your thing? We have iPads as well! Make a music video, create a virtual...
Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!
Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.
The program is...
Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.
Come have fun with your peers after a long week of school. Enjoy playing games, or just socializing, while spending a leisure time in a safe relaxing space.
Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12! We are also having DIY in the same location where you can make something out of nothing!
Celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) at Gerritsen Beach Library with write-ins all month long! Bring your laptop (or pen and paper) and write with us! We’ll have word sprints and writing prompts and comraderie.
Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Clue, and Monopoly.
Please join us for family games and RIF book Club
Calling all aspiring young writers and artists (and any other creative kids!). This month Gerritsen Beach will be hosting our very own National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) programs.
Come hang out in the youth room every Friday from 3-...
Join the Info Commons for a relaxing watercolor session and meet other art enthusiasts in Brooklyn. You can work on your own watercolor projects, paint from a still life, or simply do some coloring pages. All materials will be provided; if you...
Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session.
Try your hand at creating poetry using book pages and markers!
A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.
November is Katherine Hepburn film month. Today's film is Stage Door which also stars Ginger Rodgers and Lucille Ball. It chronicles the ambitions, dreams and disappointments of aspiring actresses who all live in the same boarding house. It was...
The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...
Come get creative and crafty at the library! For kids ages 5 through 12. Younger children may participate with the help of a caregiver.
Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 5-12.
Teens play electric games.