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Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults business career resume

Come work on your resume and get help applying to jobs. Learn about upcoming job fairs and recruitment events. One-on-one help is available. Free printing of your resume is offered, as well as Metrocards for job interviews.

Cancelled
Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Coloring for kids

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids after school all ages

We provide coloring papers, crayons and your children will have a wonderful time in the library.  Even parents and caregivers are attracted by the fantastic coloring sheets we presented and want to color by themselves!

Coloring for kids

Chess Club

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults table-top & board games

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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Cancelled
Introduction to American Sign Language

Puzzle Project for Adults

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 2:30 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning arts and crafts

Do you enjoy working on puzzles?

Let’s pick up the pieces and put them together!

Puzzle Project for Adults

Applications now accepted for Friends of Clinton Hill Library Arts & Crafts Spring Fair

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts friends of the library knitting and crocheting

Vendor applications and rules of conduct will be available from the Clinton Hill Library info desk from Monday, April 15th through Monday, May 6th. Applications must be turned into the info desk. No applications will be accepted after Monday, May...

Applications now accepted for Friends of Clinton Hill Library Arts & Crafts Spring Fair

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Fri, Apr 26   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults arts and crafts jewelry making

Enjoy creating your own jewelry under the guidance of experienced Instructor provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Art forms: Jewelry Making workshop

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 26   10:15 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311.

Preschool Storytime

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Apr 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join us for a very special play time featuring our very own, generously donated Thomas the Tank Engine Play Set! For all ages. 

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Study Group

Fri, Apr 26   10:15 am to 12:15 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids community partner

   Study Group 4th grade math

Study Group

Study Group

Fri, Apr 26   10:15 am to 12:15 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids community partner

   Study Group 4th grade math

Study Group

Corduroy Storytime: Pajama Party & Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years city for corduroy first five years preschool storytime

The adventures of Corduroy, the stuffed bear in green overalls, have been delighting readers ever since Don Freeman's children's classic was published in 1968. Cozy up for a family storytime inspired by the now classic, The Adventures of Corduroy...

Corduroy Storytime: Pajama Party & Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Story Play

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime toddler time

Stories, rhymes, and songs for children ages 1 to 5.

Story Play

Story Play

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Babies & Books

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin, Program Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books

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.

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years story play toddler time

Join us for songs, books, and play. 0-5 years. Toddler Time will be upstairs on Fridays. 

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Preschool Storytime

Tot Art

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Little Stars Move

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years stem & steam toddler yoga

Fridays, April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24
Bay Ridge Library, Storytime Room

Astronomy-themed storytelling with music, art,
and movement. A program for children ages 3-5
and their caregivers.

Explore outer space!...

Little Stars Move

Mandarin Storytime

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years chinese first five years multilingual storytime

come visit us and sing songs and hear stories in Mandarin! (Space is limited; get your ticket at the customer service desk. First come, first served.)

Mandarin Storytime

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Fitness Fun

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Adults fitness

Want to stay physically and mentally fit? Then join us for this weekly fitness program that will help strengthen the body and relieve stress. Participants will be able to sample different forms of exercises such as chair yoga, callanetics,...

Fitness Fun

Drawing and Collage for Beginners

Fri, Apr 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Adults adult learning arts and crafts

Are you a novice interested in learning how to draw, and how to create a collage? Please join us for a six-week class for beginning artists. Limited to fifteen participants. Please register at the Reference desk. 

Drawing and Collage for Beginners

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 26   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 3-5 years.

Preschool Storytime

Playtime

Fri, Apr 26   10:45 am to 12:15 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with toys on colorful mats and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

World of Movies Adult Matinee

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Adults movies at the library

Join us for movies set around the world...

April 5 - Crazy Rick Asians

April 12 - Love in the Time of Cholera

April 19 - Persepolis

April 26 - Escape from Sobibor

World of Movies Adult Matinee

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Story Play

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Family Open Play

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning creative aging

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Kids Create Duplo

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with lego first five years kids create toddler time

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplos

Kids Create Duplo

Family Open Play

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years story play

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Take the TASC Exam (Formerly GED)

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Adults adult learning hse tasc

Are you ready to take the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) formerly known as GED?

We can help you complete your TASC application or register for one of our FREE HSE preparation classes at Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning...

Register
Take the TASC Exam (Formerly GED)

Adult Learning Resoure Fair - Spring Forward, Fall Back

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Adults adult learning community partner everyone is welcome here

The Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning Program invites you to join us for a fun-filled day of special events, activities and resources that brings together our entire community. Enjoy a family-friendly fair and tons of other exciting and fun...

Register
Adult Learning Resoure Fair - Spring Forward, Fall Back

Babies & Books

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood in this interactive storytime program for ages 0-18 months.

If you have a daycare, Pre-K, or other group and would like to attend...

Babies & Books

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Apr 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Babies & Books

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

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

Babies & Books

Family Playtime

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years

Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-5 are welcomed to this special playtime. Come and meet new friends, play with lots of toys, and have fun!

Family Playtime

Children's Open Play

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime

Stories, songs, and fun for little ones and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime

Resume Help

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Red Hook, Main Floor

Adults career resume

Looking for a job? Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained staff to get assistance with editing, advice on your resume's layout and presentation, and tips for the job search! 

Please bring a draft of your resume...

Resume Help

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Apr 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years homework help

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

Preschool Playtime

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Apr 26   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Time to Reinvent Yourself find Your Purpose.

Fri, Apr 26   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Adults never too late to learn

 A 14 week workshop on reinventing yourself and finding a purpose  through discussions, activities and ideas. 

 

Time to Reinvent Yourself find Your Purpose.

Time to reinvent yourself find your purpose

Fri, Apr 26   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Adults never too late to learn

A 12 week workshop exploring reinventing yourself and finding a purpose through discussions activities and ideas.

Time to reinvent yourself find your purpose

Fiber Arts for Adults

Fri, Apr 26   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults creative aging fiber arts

All ages are welcome to join us for this special time dedicated to fiber arts: knitting, crocheting and sewing

Fiber Arts for Adults

Adult Coloring

Fri, Apr 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come enjoy an hour of mindful coloring, just for adults.

Art supplies will be provided.

Adult Coloring

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 26   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Knitting Club

Fri, Apr 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning knitting and crocheting

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

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