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Read All About It!

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.

Read All About It!

FREE SUMMER SAT PREP CLASS

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Prepare to take your SAT exam.  This free class is open to all high school students on a first come first served basis.  The class runs Monday through Friday from 10am to 12pm.  Seats are Limited.

To register call: ...

FREE SUMMER SAT PREP CLASS

Chess Club

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

gaming

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

City's First Readers Playdate

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

babies & books big brooklyn playdate toddler time

Join us for a fun-filled morning of play and early literacy learning!

Engage in hands-on play activities Enjoy interactive storytimes Build with Imagination Playground blocks Meet local families Take home exciting giveaways

...

Featured Event
City's First Readers Playdate

DISCOVERY TABLE

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

techknowledge

Participants will learn how to virtual bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

creative aging

Thursdays, July 19th to September 6th, 2018, 10:30 am,                               ...

Creative Aging: Soap Sculptures

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

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Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Library Lanes: Virtual Bowling League

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Join

“Team Brownsville”

Every Thursday Morning This Summer!

Get a Little Bit of Exercise and Experience Fun Virtual Bowling using the Xbox One game consul! 

No Registration or Equipment Necessary.

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Library Lanes:  Virtual Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

 Older adults are welcome to join a team,
learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park 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 and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Join us for a weekly tech session every thursday at 12pm

Kids Explore: Tech Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime summer reading

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Kids Create

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Make something special and unique to take home and share. This program is for kids ages 6+

Kids Create

Music & Movement Storytime

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Clarendon Library

Join us for 45 minutes of music and movement activities with your young child. The activities are designed to build early literacy skills while being keeping caregivers and kids active. 

Recommended ages 9 months to 5 yrs old....

Music & Movement Storytime

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Create your own library at home, get a FREE book when you sign up for R.I.F., get another FREE book after every 3rd visit to RIF.

Summer R.I.F. Book Club

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

adult learning arts and crafts summer reading

Cypress Hills is pleased to offer a Summer craft series for adults. We will be making our own journals, planting personal wildflower gardens in containers we decoupage ourselves, creating vision boards, making our own coloring...

Mixed Media: Art-making for Adults

Book Adventures

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Book Adventures  are activities inspired by books for ages 6-12.

Book Adventures

Sidewalk Games

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Old fashioned outdoor games including Hopscotch, Bubbles and Pitching beads.

Sidewalk Games

ESOL – 2018 Fall Registration

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class...

ESOL – 2018 Fall Registration

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your resume, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

build with duplo first five years preschool

Come get creative and build with DUPLO blocks while socializing with other toddlers and their caregivers.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library

Please come and join us for the fun of adult coloring program at the Dyker Library.

Art supplies will be provided.   No registration required.

Adult Coloring for Fun

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Registration is required - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Toddler Time

Thu, Aug 16   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, Aug 16   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Park Slope Library

storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Aug 16   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages 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 & Books

Puzzles & Games

Thu, Aug 16   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Interact with family and friends with challenging board games & puzzles.

Puzzles & Games

Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 16   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

techknowledge

Come Join our Bowling Team!!! Don't want to stand or carry a big ball around no problem bowling is directly on our gaming system (Xbox).

Library Lanes

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Aug 16   12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by Jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

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Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Aug 16   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Come to the library and enjoy a family friendly film.

Movies @ the Library

Summer Coloring Program For Kids

Thu, Aug 16   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Bring your children to the library and we will provide coloring sheets for your children to color.  Crayons are also provided.

Summer Coloring Program For Kids

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

free summer meals summer reading

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals 2018!

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

summer meals

Join us Mondays through Fridays for free lunch and storytime. Free for youth ages 18 and younger!

 

Free Summer Meals 2018!

Chess Club

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Play chess with friends

Chess Club

Basics of Demetia/Alzheimers

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Clarendon Library

The Basics: Is It Memory Loss, Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, it's time to learn the facts.  This program provides information on detection, causes, ad risk...

Register
Basics of Demetia/Alzheimers

Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Free Summer Meals for children 18 and under!

Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Computer Basics

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 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

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Bedford Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for anyone age 18 and under. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Free summer lunch for kids under 18

Free Summer Meals

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 16   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

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

free summer meals

Free Summer Meals for kids under 18. Come and enjoy!

Free Summer Meals

Tattoo You

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Join us temporary tatoos for kids.

Tattoo You

Library Lanes Seniors Bowling

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

library lanes

Participate in Ulmer Park’s digital bowling league!

Thursdays, 1:00 PM

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One
and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the...

Library Lanes Seniors Bowling

Chess Club

Thu, Aug 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Learn to play or improve your game and challenge your friends. Various librarians supervise.

Chess Club

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