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DEC
17

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class...

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

ASK A TECH

Mon, Dec 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?
Get Basic to Advanced Technology Help on an array of devices.  Computers, Tablets, Smart Phones.

ASK A TECH

Movies @ the Library: Lean On Pete

Mon, Dec 17   1:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama) 122 minutes Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance...

Movies @ the Library: Lean On Pete

Teen Time

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Join your friends to work on your art, play video games, board games, or just hang out!

Teen Time

DEC
18

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Dec 18   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Dec 18   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, rhymes and songs, followed by playtime! Sign up for Reading is Fundamental (RIF) after the program, and receive free books!

Story Play with RIF

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Ask a Tech

Tue, Dec 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults 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.

No registration required.

Ask a Tech

Microsoft Word Basics I

Tue, Dec 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you feel confused and lost when it comes to computers? Do you wish you had the time and money to take a real, live course on computers?

Microsoft Word Basics I

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Dec 18   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Introduction to Web Design: Upload Photos to Webpage

Tue, Dec 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Create Your Website with the Wix Editor

Start with a template and make it your own, with easy drag and drop & 1000s of design features.

It’s easy to create your own stunning website. Let's get your website online today!...

Introduction to Web Design: Upload Photos to Webpage

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afterschool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Join us for gaming and play your friends in Wii U or Playstation 4! Explore different apps on our Ipads and use our laptops!

Teen Tech Time

Chess for Kids

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Come learn how to play chess with our instructor Juan!

Chess for Kids

DEC
19

Toy Time

Wed, Dec 19   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to 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

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Dec 19   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

In this final event students will demonstrate what they've learned about the music of the Middle East and North Africa. Led by Zafer Tawil. Refreshments will be served.

Playing Arabic Music

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 19   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)

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come see our homework helper!

Afterschool Homework Help

Build with LEGO

Wed, Dec 19   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

Adult Book Discussion : “The Woman in the Window” by A. J. Finn

Wed, Dec 19   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Anna Fox spends her day drinking wine, watching old movies, and spying on her neighbors. But when she sees something she shouldn't, Anna's world begins to crumble.

Adult Book Discussion : “The Woman in the Window” by A. J. Finn

DEC
20

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Thu, Dec 20   8:45 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Adults

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How to download eBooks

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Older Adults

Learn how to download eBooks.

How to download eBooks

Book Discussion: Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Thu, Dec 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

MAGPIE MURDERS, by Anthony Horowitz.

"When editor Susan Ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway’s latest novel, she has no reason to think it will be much different from any of his others. After working with the bestselling crime...

Book Discussion:  Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Learning Resources: Lynda.com

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Video courses are delivered by engaging instructors who are experts in their fields. Certificates of...

Learning Resources: Lynda.com

Afterschool Homework Help

Thu, Dec 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come see our homework helper!

Afterschool Homework Help

DIY for Teens: Winter Cards & Crafts

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Join us to make holiday cards and create your own unique gifts for your friends and family!

DIY for Teens: Winter Cards & Crafts

Kids Create

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Join us for a simple arts & crafts program!

For kids 6 and up. Younger children are welcome when accompanied by an adult to help.

Kids Create

DEC
21

Around the World Through Folk Tales

Fri, Dec 21   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Choosing folk tales from four parts of the world: Brazil, Korea, Nigeria, and Norway, we use a common human constant, storytelling to learn about different parts of our world.  These stories are tied to the land flora and fauna of each place...

Around the World Through Folk Tales

Makerbot DIY

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids techknowledge

Come on in and learn to see how a 3D Printer works. Watch as we print out Reindeer figures with our very own 3D Printer, where you can then decorate and take one home.

For kids, ages 10 +

Register
Makerbot DIY

DEC
22

Storytime for Families

Sat, Dec 22   10:15 am to 10:45 am   Arlington Library

Kids

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

Storytime for Families

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

DEC
24

ASK A TECH

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?
Get Basic to Advanced Technology Help on an array of devices.  Computers, Tablets, Smart Phones.

ASK A TECH

DEC
26

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 26   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)

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Dec 26   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come see our homework helper!

Afterschool Homework Help

DEC
27

Afterschool Homework Help

Thu, Dec 27   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Do you need help with your homework? If you are in grades 1-8, come see our homework helper!

Afterschool Homework Help

DEC
28

Game on!

Fri, Dec 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Kids and teens of all ages can join us for board and card games!

Game on!

Game On!

Fri, Dec 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 6-12.

Game On!

DEC
29

Storytime for Families

Sat, Dec 29   10:15 am to 10:45 am   Arlington Library

Kids

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

Storytime for Families

Teen Tech Time: Gaming

Sat, Dec 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Teens

Looking for some afternoon fun? Join us for Wii U or Playstation 4!

 

Teen Tech Time: Gaming

DEC
31

ASK A TECH

Mon, Dec 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?
Get Basic to Advanced Technology Help on an array of devices.  Computers, Tablets, Smart Phones.

ASK A TECH

JAN
2

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jan 2   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)

JAN
4

Around the World Through Folk Tales

Fri, Jan 4   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Choosing folk tales from four parts of the world: Brazil, Korea, Nigeria, and Norway, we use a common human constant, storytelling to learn about different parts of our world.  These stories are tied to the land flora and fauna of each place...

Around the World Through Folk Tales

JAN
5

Citizenship Class Registration

Sat, Jan 5   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults citizenship

Prepare for Citizenship Program

Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library. 

Classes meet 3 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance available.

• Improve your...

Citizenship Class Registration

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

JAN
7

ASK A TECH

Mon, Jan 7   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet?
Get Basic to Advanced Technology Help on an array of devices.  Computers, Tablets, Smart Phones.

ASK A TECH

Movies @ the Library: Hearts Beat Loud

Mon, Jan 7   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama/Comedy) 97 Minutes. In the hip Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook, single dad and record store owner Frank is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam off to college while being forced to close his vintage shop. Hoping to stay...

Movies @ the Library: Hearts Beat Loud

JAN
8

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Jan 8   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Jan 8   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, rhymes and songs, followed by playtime! Sign up for Reading is Fundamental (RIF) after the program, and receive free books!

Story Play with RIF

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Jan 8   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy books, rhymes and songs, followed by playtime! Sign up for Reading is Fundamental (RIF) after the program, and receive free books!

Story Play with RIF

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Jan 8   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited;get your...

StoryPlay 11am

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