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Story Play

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Story Play

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

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

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

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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

Chair Yoga

Tue, Aug 21   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

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

Kids Create

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Fun arts and crafts projects for children.

Kids Create

Knit, Crochet, and Chat!

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

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!

GarageBand

Tue, Aug 21   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Leonard Library

techknowledge kids tech time

GarageBand is a fully equipped music creation studio right inside your Mac — with a complete sound library that includes instruments, presets for guitar and voice, and an incredible selection of session drummers and percussionists

GarageBand

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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

Toddler Time

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

storytime

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

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

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

Babies & Books

Wed, Aug 22   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Leonard Library

Babies and great books - a classic combination! For little ones 0 to 20 months.

Babies & Books

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

Summer Tween Movie -Lemony Snicket

Wed, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

family movie

This movie program is for ages 10 up.

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning...

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Summer Tween Movie -Lemony Snicket

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books.

RIF - Reading is Fundamental

Abracadabra with Evan Paquette

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Leonard Library

Abracadabra: Children’s magician Evan Paquette performs his beloved magic show and even shares a few tricks of the trade with a mini magic lesson

Abracadabra with Evan Paquette

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Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Aug 23   12:30 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by Jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

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

Chess Workshop for Kids

Thu, Aug 23   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Is there anything more exciting and fascinating than chess? We think not! Kids 8 and up are invited to play and improve their skills in this, the most ancient and mysterious of board games.

Chess Workshop for Kids

Family Movie for Children of all ages

Thu, Aug 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

techknowledge

A family friendly movie is shown every Thursday afternoon.

Family Movie for Children of all ages

Ask a Tech (Intermediate)

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Leonard Library

adult learning 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 (Intermediate)

Green Series: Filmmaker Winslow Porter Discusses "Tree"

Thu, Aug 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Leonard Library

bpl presents green series

Winslow Porter will share his unique perspectives on utilizing virtual reality to tap into positive social and environmental change. He will discuss his VR pieces Giant and Tree, which premiered at Sundance in 2016 and 2017 respectively, and have...

Featured Event Register
Green Series: Filmmaker Winslow Porter Discusses "Tree"

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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

Game On!

Fri, Aug 24   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 5-12.

Game On!

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

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.

Do you want to create sketches?
Do you want to learn...

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   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Leonard Library

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Saturday Storytime

Build with LEGO

Sat, Aug 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

 

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Sat, Aug 25   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Come learn the basics of citizenship exam preparation - FREE. Please Pre-Register by contacting the Leonard Library: 718-486-6006. Thank you.

Citizenship Exam Coaching

Build with Lego Robotics Mindstorms

Sat, Aug 25   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

kids tech time lEGO robotics techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of building fundamentals and programming basics to create robots.

Build with Lego Robotics Mindstorms

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Story Play

Mon, Aug 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

Stories, songs, rhymes, and lots more to enjoy. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join in.

Story Play

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

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

Japanese Storytime

Mon, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Leonard Library

Read and Sing in Japanese!

0歳から3歳くらいの乳幼児を対象に、日本語での絵本の読みきかせ、手遊び、わらべうたなどを楽しむ会を、Leonard Library で開催します(無料)。絵本と歌の後は、自由に遊ぶ時間です。

ぜひご参加ください。

Age Group: Birth to Five Years

This first five years program is called "Tako no Ashi...

Japanese Storytime

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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

Chair Yoga

Tue, Aug 28   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Leonard Library

Join us for this gentle form of yoga.  Participants will be taught a way of achieving mental and physcial wellness by sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support.  If you are unable to attend...

Chair Yoga

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