Please grab a coloring sheet new ones available everyday
Friday Storytime @ Cortelyou Library
Join us every Friday at 11 am for a half-hour of song & stories for ages 0-5 followed by play-time! No registration necessary. This program is held on the floor of the Children's Area or during nice weather, it can be held outside.
Paper Cutting Arts
Please join us to learn how to do papercut arts from Master Lu. In this weekly popular program Master Lu will teach you how to be creative with paper cutting arts.
All ages are welcome !
Let your creativity shine by creating a craft with a seasonal theme.
Each week we'll create a different project using materials such as clay, paint, yarn, beads, and paper to make a one-of-a-kind creation for you to take home. The...
Kids Create: Grown Up & Me Coloring-By-Number!
Join us for Grown Up and Me Coloring-By-Number!
Take a relaxing trip to calm-down-town with meditative coloring-by-numbers...
For ages 4 - 12 and their caregivers.
Build with LEGO
Join us in the Community Room for a LEGO building session for kids aged 6-12. Take on a building challenge, or do your own thing.
Kids age 6-12 can join us for a different arts and craft project every week!
Kids Tech Time: Video Editing
Learn how to use the app "Green Screen by Do Ink" on our iPads to create videos and share with others.
Kids Tech Time
Use our technology to make a variety of creations, search for items on the shelves and learn about our online resources.
Kids Create: STEAM Pop-Up
Join us as we wheel out the yellow craft cart for a different, sometimes-messy, sometimes-explosive STEAM activity every Friday afternoon! Get creative, and learn a little something new with the help of your children’s librarian and some crazy...
Kids Create: Origami Donuts
Stop by the Kensington Library on National Donut Day, we will be crafting and decorating origami donuts
Location: Kensington Library Alleyway; weather permitting.
Sunset Park Chess Club Cancelled
Join chess instructor Justin Cao to learn how to play chess, and play with other participants!
Children and caregivers can choose their favorite games from our collection of board games for some screen-free fun.
All ages are welcome.
Kids Create: Rainbow Banks
Kids Create: Rainbow Banks
Decorate a paper mache bank with fun rainbow colors and stickers.
Flatbush Kids Create
Paint, color, build and draw with us on Wednesdays and Fridays!
Crafts are appropriate for ages 5+ and may contain small peices, if you wish to bring your toddler please make sure you are able to supervise them at all times!...
Game On! Board Games
Board Games for kids of all ages
Family Paint Night at Cortelyou
All ages are invited to Cortelyou Library's second family paint activity -- Jean-Michel Basquiat's Pez Dispenser. It was Basquiat's aim to use a popular image (the dinosaur) and reference the Swedish candy maker, Pez as a way of drawing...
Kids Art Program
Kids/Family art program. Using wet and dry materials.
Embroidery Workshop! All Ages Welcome
Are you interested in embroidery? All are welcome to come learn or practice your existing skills. The agenda is an introduction to some basic stitches and starting a project! All materials will be provided, but feel free to bring a piece of...
Join us for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!
Join us on Saturday for books, songs, and movement!
Create Your Own Folk & Fairytale Characters
*Let your creativity take hold!*
Come join our class. Receive instruction in designing and constructing your own folk and fairytale characters!
Use your imagination to create something unique.
Enjoy songs, rhymes and stories in the Youth Wing's First Five Years area! For ages birth through five.
Join us for stories and songs!
For all ages and their caregivers.
Join the Highlawn Library for the return of Saturday Storytime; hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. We'll also be handing out grab-and-go kits for this week's special storytime craft. All ages welcome!
Please note that...
Outdoor Saturday Storytime at Cortelyou Library
Join us outdoors on our plaza at Cortelyou Library for stories, songs, puppets and play as we shake our sillies out and learn new songs, action rhymes and fingerplays together.
Téo's Tutu: Read-Aloud with Author Maryann Jacob Macias
Join us at the Greenpoint Library for a reading and Q&A with Maryann Jacob Macias, author of Téo's Tutu!
Recommended for families and kids ages 3 and up.
Maryann is the author of TÉO'S TUTU, a...
All ages storytime!
Join the Macon Children's Librarian to share rhymes, songs, and books!
Sensory-Friendly Open Playroom
Pop by our children's area to tinker with our lightboard, practice shaping your letters, or experiment with kinetic sand. Older readers are welcome to play with toys, build towering Lego structures, or create their next artistic masterpiece....
Sunset Park Brainy Babies
Families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices. Each week we will read books, sing songs, and do fun activities that promote language development, social-emotional skills, and more...
Kicks for Kids
Kicks for Kids (ages 6-12)- Come and get your kid’s creativity flowing by letting them design their own sneaker! Work on developing coordination and motor skills by embellishing and coloring a sneaker design that’s as unique as them. Have even...
BPL Outdoors - Flatbush Region Event
Calling all East Flatbush residents! Get ready to experience the ultimate hip hop event of the year! Come join us for a day of music, good vibes, and civic engagement! Make your vote count for The People's Money ballot projects and...
Join the Coney Island Library for Saturday Storytime; hear new stories, favorite tales, rhymes and songs.
Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th...
Join us for Paerdegat's Saturday Storytime, designed to spark curiosity and inspire imagination in readers aged four to eight. Each week, we'll dive into a new picture book and chat about all things kid-lit! See you there!
Enjoy readalouds from members of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity.
Recommended for ages 4 and up.
East New York Reads Homework Help
Brooklyn Public Library is offering in-person homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students at Arlington Library. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome.
Read to a Therapy Dog
Are you a kid who wants to build your confidence reading? Come read to our certified therapy dog, Peppa!
Kids can make enormous strides in building self-esteem and confidence while acquiring a love of books by reading to a therapy...
Saturday Movies @ the Library: The Tiger Rising
(PG) Family ‧ 1h 42m
A young boy discovers a caged tiger in the woods near his home.
PG for thematic elements, language, and brief violence
Need Homework Help? We can help!
If you are in grades K-8, we can help you with your Homework for FREE!
Saturdays 1pm to 4pm.
Ask the library staff for more information!
Bring the whole family to enjoy books, songs, and playtime at the library!
Summer Block Party Show: Joe the Magic Man
Come out to the Summer block party on St Marks Ave for a magic show!
Joe the Magic Man makes sure that all of his tricks and acts are enjoyable to all ages! From rabbits to doves, children would love to pet the animals involved on...
Borough Park's It's Puzzling
Stimulate your mind with hand eye coordination needed to complete one or more of our giant floor puzzles. These puzzles are designed for the younger set but older kids and adults can enjoy them too. If you have difficulty sitting on the...
Build with Lego
Enjoy a Lego program.
Saturday Family Movies
Join us for our Saturday Family Movies:
June 3 - Jungle Cruise
June 10 - Onward
June 24 - Strange World
Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club
Join us to read stories aloud with our Storyteen interns!
There will be a craft on select Saturdays.
Enjoy a game of chess and get tips from our chess instructor, chess master Reinaldo Duran! For ages 6 and up; kids and teens welcome.
Saturday Storytime: LGBTQ PRIDE Storytime
Let's celebrate PRIDE month with an LGBTQ themed storytime! Join us in person for stories, songs, rhymes, and movement activities for children ages 0-5 years. Attendance is limited to 15 people.
Game On! Board Games
Board Games for Kids of All Ages
Sip, Paint and Snack
Come into the Canarsie Library and have some fun painting your own canvas while sipping and having a snack. Registration is required.