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Resume & Career Help

Sat, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years preschool saturday storytime

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children’s programs may include films, crafts, games, open play sessions, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior...

Saturday Storytime

Imagining and Expression

Sat, Sep 21   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults creative writing

Join us for the library’s second collaborative writing event with the Organism for Poetic Research (organismforpoeticresearch.org) and contribute to the forthcoming publication of Executive Orders Volume III, an experimental project in...

Imagining and Expression

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 21   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Dyker Library

Adults adult learning citizenship everyone is welcome here immigrant services

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

US Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Sat, Sep 21   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou, Meeting Room

Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

Join us for an hour of Sahaja Yoga and Meditation.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

English Conversation Group

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Practice speaking and listening to English.  This group meets on the second floor. No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Souls of Christ Ministry 10th Annual Gospel Fest

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults live music performance

Souls of Christ Ministry 10th Annual Gospel Fest

Featuring UDT Gospel Froup

Healing and blessings are going to be flowing through this event.  Gospel groups and churches from all over are welcomed.  Please contact...

Souls of Christ Ministry 10th Annual Gospel Fest

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 2

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Fresh Creek Civic Association Meeting

Sat, Sep 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Adults community partner

Fresh Creek Civic Association's May Meeting

Fresh Creek Civic Association Meeting

Little Scientists

Sat, Sep 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Duplo

Sat, Sep 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a  Duplo program for children in the first five years.

Build with Duplo

Kids Create Duplo

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime story play storytime

Afternoon storytime at Mapleton Branch.

Saturday Storytime

Featured Film: Dial M For Murder (1954)

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

Academy Award winners Grace Kelly and Ray Milland star with Robert Cummings in one of Alfred Hitchcock's greatest thrillers.

Featured Film: Dial M For Murder (1954)

Poetry Club

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults poetry writing workshop

Discuss poetry in a  comfortable setting.

Poetry Club

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years preschool saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.  All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Birth to Five Years all ages saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

Join us for stories, music, and rhymes at the library! 

Saturday Storytime

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Sat, Sep 21   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Leonard, Auditorium

Adults hotspot techknowledge

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...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Rome Neal and his trio

Sat, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

Adults live music music performance

As a Jazz Vocalist, Rome has performed at venues like, Town Hall on Broadway, Brooklyn's Barclay Center, The Metropolitan Room, Minton's Playhouse, and Joe's Pub, just to name a few.

He is the artistic director and often featured...

Rome Neal and his trio

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Sat, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults i-ching

 

I-Ching the book of changes is one of the oldest Chinese classic philosophies that can help us to make decisions that logic alone cannot handle.

Free lectures in Chinese and English.

Due to Public Safety, the...

Advanced Chinese Studies in I-Ching

Drag Queen Story Hour

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

Birth to Five Years drag queen story hour first five years saturday storytime

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive...

Drag Queen Story Hour

SEP
22

Brooklyn Book Festival Day: Second Read: Susan Sontag presented by BPL

Sun, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Borough Hall

Adults author talks bpl presents brooklyn book festival conversations

*This event will take place at Brooklyn Borough Hall & Plaza's main stage located at 209 Joralemon Street.

Second Read is BPL’s series of live-criticism examining the work of contemporary and canonical classics. Susan Sontag, the...

Register
Brooklyn Book Festival Day: Second Read: Susan Sontag presented by BPL

English Conversation Group

Sun, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

Chess Club

Sun, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 4:45 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

Hacker Hours

Sun, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults computer programming techknowledge

Free office hours for coding help—any programming language, all levels of experience. The format is super simple: you bring a thing you want to learn or a project to build, and work alongside others doing the same. If you have a question, we will...

Hacker Hours

Kids Create Duplo

Sun, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime

Join us on Sunday Afternoons for a fun storytime of books, songs, and activities!

Sunday Story Time

SEP
23

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults small business

Sessions with SCORE counselors are by appointment only.

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy...

Register
Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Story and Play

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at this fun and informal program.

Story and Play

Discovery Table

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with lego first five years

Discovery table fun with legos or train sets

Discovery Table

Chess Club

Mon, Sep 23   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

Toy Time

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Make an appointment to meet with an attorney who will assist you in applying for citizenship

NYCitizenship provides free legal help with citizenship application, and financial counseling, at The New Utrecht Branch. As part of...

Apply for Citizenship: NYCitizenship Free Legal Help

ESOL Class

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, visit http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Free play with Lego DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Dekalb, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books, read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers. For ages 18-36 months. 

Toddler Time

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Mon, Sep 23   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested

in becoming a U.S.

Citizen we can help!

Join our free exam

preparation groups!

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, and play! Ages 0 - 5. 

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill, Floor 1

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer.

Preschool Storytime

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Mon, Sep 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Adults library lanes techknowledge

Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One

Library Lanes: Bowling!

ESOL Class

Mon, Sep 23   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older.

ESOL Class

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 23   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, Basement Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books

Come and join us for songs, stories and more while meeting other children and caregivers in the neighborhood! 

Ages 0-17 months.

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Highway, Children's Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 3 years with...

Toddler Time

First Five Years Kids Create

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 0-5! (Space is limited)

First Five Years Kids Create

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Resume Writing Cancelled

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Adults adult learning library lab resume

Are you looking to improve your resume or looking to create a new one? Then come by the Arlington Library for one-on-one workshop, including tips on how to word your resume and formatting. Wow potential employers with your resume and land the job...

Resume Writing

Adult Coloring

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Meditation

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for a loving kindness meditation and learn compassion for ourselves and our fellows, every monday in September. 

Meditation

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 5 years...

Toddler Time

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