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DISCOVERY TABLE

Tue, Sep 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

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

DISCOVERY TABLE

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids summer reading reading is fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: one free book when you sign up for RIF and a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 18   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults 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

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Tue, Sep 18   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Older Adults

Do you have questions about the new Health Care Law? Would you like help signing up on the new New York State Insurance Exchanges? Trained Navigators are available at the Mapleton Library to answer your questions and help you navigate...
Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Coloring pages for children.

Tue, Sep 18   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

Crayons and paper are always available to kids and their parents.

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Sep 18   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults
Mixed Media: Quilting

Mahjong

Tue, Sep 18   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults table-top & board games

Interested in learning and playing American Mahjong? Please join us!

Mahjong

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Tue, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Business & Career Librarian. First come, first served.

Please note: Our staff members offer guidance on...

Resume & Career Help (Business & Career Center)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults movies movies at the library

Suburbicon (2017) 1h 45min.

A peaceful, idyllic suburban community with affordable homes and manicured lawns, the perfect place to raise a family, and in the summer of 1959, the Lodge family is doing just that. The tranquil surface masks...

Movies @ the Library

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Sep 18   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy techknowledge

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Adult Knitting group

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids

Please come and join us for Kids Gaming at the Paerdegat Library

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Teens

All teens are welcome at Teen Tech Time at the Kings Highway Library!  Come by and hang out with all your friends, play WiiU, Xbox, PS4, card games, board games, arts and crafts, whatever you feel like. Strictly ages 10-18; sorry,...

Teen Tech Time

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 18   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Kings Highway Library

Kids

Play an enjoyable game of chess!  Total beginners welcome, as well as those more advanced.  Recommended for ages 8 & up.

Chess Club

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Kids

Come check out books with you library card between 3 and 6pm to be counted in our RIF program. Every three weeks you check out books, you get to pick out a book to keep!

Children ages birth to 17 can participate.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults 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.

Cancelled
Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

Cancelled
English Conversation Group

Kids Create with LEGO and DUPLO

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids

Meet and make friends and have fun building with LEGO, DUPLO and Magnet Blocks.

Cancelled
Kids Create with LEGO and DUPLO

Schulman & Schachne Adult Day Health Program Tabling Event

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Adults community partner health and wellness

Information on The Schulman and Schachne Institute’s Adult Day Health Care Program.

Schulman & Schachne Adult Day Health Program Tabling Event

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Cancelled
Tween Tech Time

Build with LEGO!

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Build with LEGOs at Borough Park library. What can you think up new things to build? Get creative working with your friends for an afternoon of Lego projects.

Build with LEGO!

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults resume

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

Resume & Career Help (Brownsville Library)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Homework Help

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades 1 to 8.

Homework Help

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Older Adults crochet fiber arts

Knit, crochet, and chat!

Do you like to work in yarn? Want to meet up with other knitters or crocheters from all different skill levels? Bring your own supplies and work on your projects in the good company of others.

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun!

Teen Tech Time

Puzzle Hour

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults

Solve wordsearch puzzles and other brain teasers. For all ages.

Puzzle Hour

Introduction to Email

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Introduction to Email

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids techknowledge

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

Kids Tech Time

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens diy

Join us for a fun filled hour or arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side!

DIY Tween/Teen Arts and Crafts

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Older Adults: Mixed Media: Drawing

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

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Older Adults: Mixed Media: Drawing

Homework Help

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school homework help

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Introduction to Internet

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

After School Homework Help

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Coding for Kids

Tue, Sep 18   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids

Kids ages 5 years and older learn basic  coding using Scratch Jr. and Code.org.

Coding for Kids

Teen Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Teens gaming

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.

Teen Time

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

 It’s on! Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Come alone or bring a friend, our WiiU is your WiiU every Tuesday at 3:00. We just got a new PS4, not to brag or anything, but we will totally let you play....

Teen Tech Time

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 6-12.

Kids Tech Time

Kids Create

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create something fun and original

Kids Create

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

Tenant Support Unit

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Adults

Tabling information supporting tenants. 

Tenant Support Unit

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Build with LEGO

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Test your engineering skills while building with LEGO at the Midwood Library!

Ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids techknowledge

Parents and children ages 18 and under join us for gaming fun!

There will be video games, iPads, laptops, and more!

Come to Sheepshead Bay Library and enjoy fun activities for all ages Kids can have fun interacting and socializing...
Teen Tech Time

Kids Create

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Marcy Library

Kids

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us onTuesdays from 3:30 - 7pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come!! And on...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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