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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids

Free Book When You Join

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

ESOL Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults

Learn and practice the Chinese art of Tai Chi.

Tai Chi Exercise

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Akwesi's Self Defense

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults

Registration is required for this four session self-defense workshop series.  Akwesi Asante will teach basic defense techniques and strategies for protecting yourself and maximizing your safety. "In self-defense there are no rules. If...

Akwesi's Self Defense

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school homework help

If you are in Grades

1-8 we can help you with your homework!

Free!

After School Homework Help

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults writing workshop

WRITE and RECITE - a weekly workshop for adults. Write and read your work to the group in a creative, supportive environment.

Writers Circle/Writing Workshop

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Bedford Library, Adult Learning Center.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   2:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Sign up at the reference desk every Wednesday for FREE books for babies and children!

- All babies and children must have their own library card.

-Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up.

-Earn more FREE RIF books by...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

One On One Technolgy Training

Wed, Nov 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technolgy Training

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids

A free book to keep for joining RIF. Check out 2 books 3 times and receive another free book

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids reading is fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school homework help

No Homework help today!

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Cancelled
Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids techknowledge teen tech time

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. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board...

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Color your World

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids kids create

Just can't wait for Explore and Create? 

Get your creative color muscles warmed up with Ilona and Elnura.

Make your world a more colorful place.

Color your World

Lego and Duplo

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids

Please join us for Lego and Duplo

Lego and Duplo

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!

FREE!

No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Story Play

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League!

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Create

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Arts & Crafts with various materials.

Kids Create

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids after school homework help

Free after-school homework help for children in grades K-8.

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Afterschool Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens bklyn robotics league techknowledge

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts that transport teams into space.

In partnership with NYC First, BPL will host weekly workshops leading up to the...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Japanese Storytime

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years

Books are read in Japanese to FFY kids

Japanese Storytime

Japanese Storytime

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years

Books are read in Japanese to FFY kids

Japanese Storytime

Kids Create: Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Gobble, Gobble Your Way to a special Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts program at your local Library!

Kids Create: Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   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. 

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After School Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Midwood Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

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. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board...

Teen Tech Time

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Homework Help! Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8 with a licenced teacher.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Homework help for kids in grades 1-8.

After School Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 to 8.

After School Homework Help

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Spanish Storytime

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime spanish

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years 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

Kids Tech Time: Laptop Gaming

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids kids tech time

Do you want to explore laptop games?  Join our Kids Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment .

Kids Tech Time: Laptop Gaming

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Free play with our extensive collection of building toys, suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Build with LEGO

Brooklyn Robotics League - Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens gaming for teens lEGO robotics techknowledge teen tech time

Come play in the Brooklyn Robotics League and learn about Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Brooklyn Robotics League - Teen Tech Time

Chess Workshop

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master  Danny.    Ages 7 and up

Chess Workshop

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids

Afterschool Homework Assistance

After School Homework Help

Chess Club

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids

Drop into our chess club and learn strategy from our Chessmaster William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun! Ages 5+

Chess Club

Kids Explore: Dominoes & Keva Planks

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids after school kids explore stem & steam

Join us at the Midwood Library to topple dominoes and build with Keva Planks!

Ages 6 and up.

Kids Explore: Dominoes & Keva Planks

Story Play

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays, followed by playtime with for children ages birth through five with their caregivers.

Story Play

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