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Library Lab

Wed, Jul 17   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook, Children's Room

Kids library lab summer reading

Explore a universe of STEM projects!

Library Lab

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one Free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mad Science of New York: Slime Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids after school science and math stem & steam summer reading

Ooze into a gooey hour of sliming around! Create slime using the Mad Science recipe, and then enter the Slime Olympics! Take home your own concoction of Mad Science Slime!

Mad Science of New York: Slime Time

A universe of stories: graphic novel edition!

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Kids book club book discussion kids create kids explore

Come join us for this Summer Reading’s best Tween Graphic Novels Book Discussion! We will gather to discuss the books, eat snacks, and design our very own comics!

Please sign up and pick up your book at the reference desk!

Kids...

A universe of stories: graphic novel edition!

Kids Tech Time: Ipads

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids game on! kids tech time

Have fun playing video games on IPads with friends. Ages 12 and down.

Kids Tech Time: Ipads

Teen Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens everyone is welcome here summer reading teen time

Need a break from studying? Come relax in Teen Time. We may not have sofas, but we have snacks. Play games, trace and color, choose a craft, or just hang out.

Teen Time

DIY: Stop Motion Photography

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Crown Heights Library

Teens diy stem & steam teen time

We will try to take photos of falling objects. 

Using a fast shutter speed we will freeze the action and make them appear to float. 

DIY: Stop Motion Photography

Build with LEGO

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Build with LEGO

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Jul 17   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

AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Intro to Smartphones with BKLYN Library

Chess Workshop: Chess Practice

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids chess workshop

Brush up and master your Chess skills. For ages 7 and up.

Chess Workshop: Chess Practice

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school literacy

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

Summer Reading Coach

LEGO Robotics

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Kids techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

 

LEGO Robotics

Homework Help

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create: Explore and Create

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids kids create kids explore

Explore and Create to become an Artist. Master your craft at Sheepshead Bay Library's Arts and Craft Program.

Kids Create: Explore and Create

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

Movies at Macon: Apollo 11

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon, Large Auditorium

Adults all ages family movie movies movies at the library

Come relax and enjoy a great movie! For July, we salute the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing. All the movies will pertain to astronauts and space, fiction and non fiction, including a documentary on Apollo 11, "The Eagle," the...

Movies at Macon: Apollo 11

Story Play

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

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

Story Play

Coding Club: Google Cs First (Please Register)

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Ulmer Park, Meeting Room

Kids techknowledge

Register to learn coding with Google CS First and Scratch, here are classes being offered this summer

July 17, 2019 - Create your own Google Logo

August 7, 2019 - Animate a Name

August 28, 2019 - Create your own Adventure...

Coding Club: Google Cs First (Please Register)

Teen DIY

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Teens after school arts and crafts diy teen time

Join us for open crafting time! Make cool stuff using duct tape and lanyard, create custom pins, magnets, and more!

Teen DIY

LEGO Challenge

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Show off your Master Builder Skills with our LEGO Challenge. Work in groups, pairs, or solo to complete LEGO build challenges.

LEGO Challenge

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids literacy storytime team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Today's Program: Interactive...

Team Up To Read:  Interactive Storytelling

Kids Create

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights, Crown Heights Meeting Room

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Put together and decorate your own kaleidoscope!

Kids Create is geared for children ages 6-12.  Bring your creativity and a smile! 

Children under 6 should be accompanied by an adult.

Kids Create

Kids Create!

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Kids kids create stem & steam

Explore where science meets art with a new STEAM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library!

 

Kids Create!

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paedergat, Meeting Room

Kids kids tech time 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.

Ipad Apps, LittleBits, & Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Kids Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotics Club

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids computer programming stem & steam techknowledge

Solve challenges using STEM concepts to build and program a LEGO Mindstorms robot.

Team up with others and attempt to complete the challenges with the quickest time.

Brooklyn Robotics Club

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids table-top & board games techknowledge video games

Do you like video games?  Try out some new games and play your old favorites.  Hang out with friends and make some new ones in this friendly, competitive environment. 

Kids Tech Time

Kids Create

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Saratoga, Meeting Room

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come get crafty at the library! Arts & crafts activities for ages 6-12.

Kids Create

Anime Club

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library, Meeting Room

Teens anime and manga teen time

Are you interested in anime and manga?

Come check out our anime club where members will watch, read, and discuss their favorite shows and series!

Popcorn provided. Ages 12+.

Join us every Wednesday at the Brownsville...

Anime Club

DIY: Teen Studio

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Teens arts and crafts diy teen time

Come join us for open crafting time! Create cool stuff with duct tape, lanyard, beads, and more!

For ages 12 and up.

Registration is not required.

DIY: Teen Studio

Teen / Tween Time

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Marcy, Meeting Room

Teens everyone is welcome here teen time

Hang out and play video games and board games!

For Teens and Tweens, Ages 9+

Teen / Tween Time

Build with LEGOs

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Brower Park Library, Meeting/Auditorium Room

Kids build with lego lego robotics

Imagine what you can build with our huge collection of LEGOs.

At the end of the session, we'll feature your creation in our floor display box until next week!

 

Build with LEGOs

Our Garden Club

Wed, Jul 17   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids autism developmental disabilities gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

Free Credit Repair Workshop

Wed, Jul 17   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Adults community partner finance

Would you like to own a car, house, or even the latest electronics?

If you have bad credit your options might seem limited.

Nykisia LeBlanc of Beautiful Credit 2 can help you!

Nykisia is a credit specialist who is offering...

Free Credit Repair Workshop

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Jul 17   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

Register
Intro to Radio Podcasting

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Jul 17   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 5

Adults resume

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you.

This is a one-on-one service; ...

Resume Editing Help

Tween Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids kids tech time video games

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

Tween Tech Time

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Jul 17   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Canarsie Library, Meeting Room

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen we can help!  Join our free exam preparation group.  No registration or I.D. required.  For more information call 718-230-2406 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

Wed, Jul 17   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults community partner positive aging

Attend a FREE, hands-on
technology workshop from AARP and learn how to get the most from
your mobile device. Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free

touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today—...

Register
AARP: Beyond the Basics Tech Workshop with BKLYN Library

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jul 17   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Jul 17   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call  718-236-4086 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults microsoft office

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel. Create your own spreadsheets for budgets and charts for everyday use. You will learn how to save it to a flash drive. IMPORTANT: Please bring a flash drive with at least 2GB (available at most local...

Microsoft Excel Basics

Teen Trivia Night: TV Edition

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Walt Whitman, Auditorium

Teens teen time

It's Trivia Time!

Bring your trivia skills to the library to challenge yourself against your peers!

Compete as a team or solo to win prizes each week. Maximum team size is 4!

This Weeks Rounds: Today's TV, Celebrities,...

Teen Trivia Night: TV Edition

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 6:45 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years bedtime stories first five years storytime summer reading

Start your bedtime routine at the library with stories and songs.  Pajamas and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome!  For children ages Birth - 5 years, and their caregivers.

Bedtime Stories

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Practice your conversational skills in an informal setting, with other adults who are learning to speak English. Free! All levels welcome. No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

The Creative Craft Circle will go on vacation for August, 2019 but will return in September, 2019!

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Jul 17   6:30 pm to 8:00 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

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Jul 17   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bedtime stories

Come in your pajamas and enjoy an evening storytime and craft for ages 3 to 8 years. 

Bedtime Stories

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