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Lego Club

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Pacific Library

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Join us for LEGO club to meet other builders and make new friends. Come and help us think up new things to build!

Ages 5-12 are welcome to participate.

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

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Kids work with arts and crafts and express their creativity. Recommended for ages 6 to 9.

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Midwood Library

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Join us at the Midwood Branch for Movie Thursdays! Enjoy G and PG rated movies for all ages.

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

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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 environment. Ages 13 and up.

Homework Help

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

A trained volunteer helps children in grades 1-8 to complete their homework assignments.

Chinese/English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Borough Park Library

中英双语教学 Join librarian Lina Ding to improve your english speaking skills.

Let’s Get Crafty!: Paint & Chat

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

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Chat with other Adults while painting your own original artwork.  Canvas and paint will be provided.  Space is limited. Please call the branch to register.

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

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The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

Game On!

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

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Play minecraft, build your interactive game logic and skills with online and offline games at Windsor Terrace.

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

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Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. At the end of each session, every child is given a free copy of one of Mr. Keats'...

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Teen Tech wii

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Coney Island Library

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Hang with your friends, play wii and build a better world.

Build with LEGO

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

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Do you LEGO?

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design....

Teen Tech Time Playstation 4

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

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Have fun playing video games with other teens at Mapleton!

Teen Anime Club

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Attention teens and tweens! Join us every third Thursday of the month for Anime Club! We'll watch anime, share our favorite manga, and get absorbed in the world of anime.

DIY: Nail Art

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

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Experiment with new colors of nail polish. We also have guides, stickers and glitter.

Crochet Circle

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

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Learn how to crochet step by step please bring your own supplies.

Chess Club

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Come learn how to play chess.

Family Coloring Club

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and create simple and fun craft projects.

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Game On! Chess

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

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Get your Game On! with Chess for ages 6 - 16.

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Videogames

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 environment.

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Build with KEVA

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Keva Planks

Come build structures, ramps, entire landscapes, whatever you can think of with these fun stackable building planks. It's a great engineering exercise!

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After School Homework Help

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

Gaming for Teens

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Come in and play great board and card games with friends.

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U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults U.S. citizenship preparation

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

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Kids Create

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 6 and up; younger kids are welcome with an adult.

Artwork created by kids at Red Hook Library

eBooks Basics

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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Join us for eBooks Basics!

This short session will involve introducing you to SimplyE, our new eBook platform. SimplyE can be accessed from both iOS and Android devices.

Overdrive and the 3M cloud library are still available and...

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Lego Club

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

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Join us for our popular Lego Club! You can take us up on our ever changing building challenge or build whatever you are inspired to make! Ages 5+.

DIY for Teens

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

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Your time to socialize & be creative! Different projects every week!

Ages 12 and up

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Free Books children

Get free books to add to your personal library! Children choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthdays. They can earn an additional book every 3 weeks by borrowing and returning library books. See the librarian for more details....

Teen Time

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Hang out and explore technology at Teen Time!

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Adult Coloring

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adult Coloring

Come to the Adult Coloring program and express yourself and have a good time!

Kids Tech Time: iPad Gaming

Thu, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Canarsie Library

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Join us for an hour of iPad Gaming fun!
Ages 6-12

Junior Knitter's Alliance

Thu, Sep 21   4:15 pm to 5:30 pm   New Lots Library

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    Children aged 7 to 12 years old will learn about the art and history of knitting.  Whether one is an absoulte beginner or has some practice with basic knitting stitches, this group is an ideal fit for all learners....

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DIY for Teens

Thu, Sep 21   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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Explore your Creative side

Welcome to little bits Plus

Thu, Sep 21   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Red Hook Library

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Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits.  I free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basic robotics and more.  Kids will also have the opportunity to explore and create with Ipads and Lego...

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Motion Graphics with After Effects

Thu, Sep 21   4:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Room 216

BRIC digital media

Adobe After Effects is the industry standard for creating dynamic motion graphics and video effects compositing. This course covers the basics of the After Effects interface, text and layer animation, chroma-keying, video effects, keyframing,...

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Building in the Garden

Thu, Sep 21   4:30 pm to 5:15 pm   Park Slope Library

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Build a garden sculpture, or a castle, with our Imagination Playground foam blocks. Collaborate with other kids and make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Ryder Library

Video gaming for teens.

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

*esol conversation group

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

Computer Basics

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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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,...

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

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iPhone Tutorial

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

iPhone Interface

Control Center

Managing Apps

Deleting Apps

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults Older Adults practice English ESOL Conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Class

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adult Education ESOL Program learn English Adults

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 21   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Arlington Library

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older

All classes meet two days per week