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Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Jun 20   12:15 pm to 1:15 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

DISCOVERY TABLE

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Coney Island Library

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Computer Basics

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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,...

Computer Basics

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

esol

Join us on July 11 when we will resume ESOL Conversation.

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

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

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ESOL Conversation

Toddlertime

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddlertime

English Tools and More

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Join the New Lots Crochet Circle, make new friends while learning to crochet. Share a stitch , learn a stitch.

Crochet Circle

Read and Play

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Resume and Career Help

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

career resume

Come to Paerdegat library for career and resume help!

Resume and Career Help

Babies and Books

Wed, Jun 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books First Five Years summer reading

Storytime for babies 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 and Books

Featured Film: The Lovers

Wed, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

Debra Winger and Tracy Letts play a long-married, dispassionate couple who are both in the midst of serious affairs. But on the brink of calling it quits, a spark between...

Featured Film: The Lovers

Computer Basics

Wed, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Learn basic computer skills such as navigating the internet, using Microsoft Word, using email, and more. No experience necessary.

Please Register in Advance at the Desk.

Computer Basics

Adult Game Time

Wed, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Anyone interested in games is welcome to participate in our adult game time. We have Playing Cards, Chess, Checkers, Sushi Go, Jenga, Clue, Scrabble, Clue, Uno, Tsuro, Scattergories, and more!

Come play games and meet some friends. Game...

Adult Game Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Park Slope Library

babies & books First Five Years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is for non-walking infants under 1 year old and their caregivers.

Online registration is required and will be open 24 hours before the event. Only...

Babies & Books

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

music Spanish Story Play

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés . Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual Spanish/...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Creative Aging Workshop

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Older adults compose and read from their own works.

Creative Aging Workshop

Friends Fundraising Sales

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!

All proceeds will go to the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library and will be used to improve the many free services and programs offered by the library.

Friends Fundraising Sales

STEAM

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Macon Library

STEAM is an educational program organized and run by NYC Board of Education teachers. It teaches through computers and crafts science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

STEAM

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Canarsie Library

esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

career resume TechKnowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarian is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume with you. Don't have a draft? That's ok, we'll help you create one! First come, first served.

Resume Editing Help

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

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

Tai Chi Exercises

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Learn Tai Chi with Master Stephen Lin Bai-An.

Tai Chi Exercises

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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? Register for our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.   We provide help with: Computer Basics...
Drop-In Computer Lab

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess Club Tournament

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

after school chess workshop Kids Explore

Join us for an exciting chess tournament to celebrate the end of our spring session before we take a break for the summer. All are welcome to enter.

We will have prizes for all. Have fun meeting other chess lovers in the neighborhood and...

Chess Club Tournament

Homework Help

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

homework help

Free homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

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.

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Computer Basics TechKnowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

homework help

  Come get help with your homework, right when you need it.  Our tutor wil help students with all elementary and middle school level subjects.  Whether you need help with a specific project, need to study for a test, or want to...

After School Homework Help

Kids Explore

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Explore their creativity through Keva Blocks, Drawing, and gaming.

Kids Explore

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every weeks to earn one Free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help!

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

Homework Help!

Japanese Storytime

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Bushwick Library

early literacy Japanese multilingual storytime

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

日本語で絵本や紙芝居の読み聞かせ、手遊び、わらべ唄を楽しむおはなし会です。お子様と一緒にご参加ください。対象:3歳から5歳くらい

Japanese Storytime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Reading is Fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

homework help

Come and get FREE Homework Help at Clarendon Branch.  Our Homework Helper assist Kids and Teens (Grades 1 -12

After School Homework Help

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

TechKnowledge

Got a specific question about how to use computers/mobile device or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a full class?

Drop into the Flatlands Library’s  for one-on-one assistance.

First come, first...

Drop-In Computer Lab

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   New Lots Library

bric

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

Register
Intro to Radio Podcasting

Video Production in the Field

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Coney Island Library

bric

This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment.

This course has 3 mandatory...

Register
Video Production in the Field

Homework Help

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

homework help

If you are in grades 1 to 8, we can help you with your homework. Free!

The Volunteer Tutor will be on the Second (Children) Floor.

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Homework Help

Game On: Board Games

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Game On!

Children age 6+ and their families are invited to play a variety of board games checkers, chess, Connect Four, Jenga, jigsaw puzzles,  Monopoly, Scrabble, and more! Come join the fun with friends!

Game On: Board Games

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

A free book to keep for joining RIF. Check out 2 books 3 times and receive another free book

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Reading is Fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Summer Reading Beanstack registration

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids 6 - 17:  win a pair of Bluetooth headphones!

How?

Register for Summer Reading 2018 at bklynlibrary.beanstack.org and select Sheepshead Bay as your primary branch.

or visit Sheepshead Bay Branch, and our...

Summer Reading Beanstack registration

Teen Trivia

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Game On! TechKnowledge

Test your knowledge on various subjects.

Teen Trivia

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.

Teen Tech Time

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

homework help

2nd floor public area

After School Homework Help

Story Play

Wed, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

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