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Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Game On! with Legos

Mon, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

build with lego game on! gaming

Play a host of table top games, or create new worlds with Legos.

Game On! with Legos

Reading Buddies

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Our Summer Book Buddies want to hang out and read with you. Kids of all ages are invited to share their favorite titles or new finds with our teen volunteers. Read to a Book Buddy! Ask them to read a story to you! If you read a book you love,...

Reading Buddies

Movies @ the Library:The Journey

Mon, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Journey (Drama) 94 Minutes The Journey is the gripping account of how two men from opposite sides of the political spectrum came together to change the course of history. In 2006, amidst the ongoing, decades-long conflict in Northern Ireland...

Movies @ the Library:The Journey

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Babies & Books

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play. TICKETS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION! Please call library for further details.   http://www.bklynlibrary.org/first5years/
Babies & Books

Bonus Extra Special Movies @ the Library: Black Panther!

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

movies movies at the library

Come and watch black panther on the large projector and screen!

Bonus Extra Special Movies @ the Library: Black Panther!

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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

Knitting & Crochet

Chess Club

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

chess workshop

Play chess with your friends and our chess-loving Summer Book Buddies!

Chess Club

Movies @ the Library: Black Panther

Tue, Aug 21   5:15 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

movies movies at the library

Come and watch black panther on the large projector and screen!

Movies @ the Library: Black Panther

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

iPad Basics Class

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drop in with questions you have about how to use your iPad. No registration necessary.

iPad Basics Class

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning 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

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Build with LEGO

Wed, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

build with duplo build with lego

Challenge yourself and build with our wide selection of building toys, appropriate for ages 2 and up. Younger children must be supervised.

Build with LEGO

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

game on! gaming

Use the PS4, the Xbox, the Wii or a laptop to try out a family friendly games.

Are you good enough to win?

Kids Tech Time

Teen Gaming

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Gaming

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Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Thu, Aug 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

first five years live music summer reading

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has played with numerous ensembles performing music in a...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Teen Time: Music Trivia

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

techknowledge teen time

Challenge your friends and peers. If you can answer more questions correctly than anyone else, you win a prize.

Teen Time: Music Trivia

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Autobiography of Malcolm X

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

book club book discussion

This week we are reading and discussing the classic by Alex Haley, the Autobiography of Malcolm X.

Pick up a copy of the title at the circulation desk or join us for a lively discussion. 

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Autobiography of Malcolm X

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

music story play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Aug 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

early literacy first five years preschool storytime

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

Tickets are...
Preschool Storytime

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Drop-Off

Fri, Aug 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Stuffies and Lovies are invited to spend the night at the library. They will be very well taken care of and won't get into ANY mischief. Drop off your friends on Friday afternoon, fill out a card telling us what they like to do, and then you can...

Featured Event
Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Drop-Off

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Family Movie: TBD

Fri, Aug 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

family movie summer reading

G or PG rated film. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Family Movie: TBD

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

reading is fundamental

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens teen tech time

Play with a PS4, or X-box in this friendly competitive gaming session.

Teen Tech Time

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Citizenship Class

Sat, Aug 25   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The citizenship class prepares you for the oral and written exam and all stages of the naturalization process, as well as the opportunity to practice English. Registration on July 21st is required!

Citizenship Class

Saturday Stories

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

saturday storytime summer reading

Storytime for all ages, come and read your favorites!

Saturday Stories

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Pick-Up

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

summer reading

Stuffies and Lovies are invited to spend the night at the library. They will be very well taken care of and won't get into ANY mischief. Drop off your friends on Friday afternoon, fill out a card telling us what they like to do, and then you can...

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Pick-Up

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music saturday storytime

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

Saturday Storytime

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Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Game On! with Legos

Mon, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

build with lego game on! gaming

Play a host of table top games, or create new worlds with Legos.

Game On! with Legos

Movies @ the Library:Lady Bird

Mon, Aug 27   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

(Drama/Comedy) 93 minutes Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom , a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird's father loses his job...

Movies @ the Library:Lady Bird

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Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Kids Create

Tue, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts kids create

Create something fun and original

Kids Create

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Aug 28   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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

Knitting & Crochet

Crocheting

Tue, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts crochet

Weave beautiful patterns together whether you are a beginner or a pro!

Crocheting

Grants Information Session

Tue, Aug 28   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

finance

Brooklyn Arts Council

Grants Information Session

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

Tue, Aug 28   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

How...

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

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iPad Basics Class

Wed, Aug 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Drop in with questions you have about how to use your iPad. No registration necessary.

iPad Basics Class

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning 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

Summer Reading Closing Party

Wed, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

summer reading closing celebration summer jam

Come in to the library to enjoy an entire day of activities centered around music and books.  We are going to wind up the 2018 summer reading program and celebrate it.  Everyone who participated in the summer reading program is...

Summer Reading Closing Party

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

Wed, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

live music music performance

Come hear folk-tales from Africa and go on an imaginary African Safari!

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

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Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 30   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 30   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

The Summer Meals Program provides free lunch to children ages 18 and under at hundreds of public schools, parks, pools, and libraries. Children are eligible for these meals even if they don't attend public school. No identification or...

Free Summer Meals

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