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DEC
17

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

Mon, Dec 17   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Adults resume

(Note earlier time for this session.) Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or...

Resume & Career Help (Macon Library)

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

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

Achievement First

Mon, Dec 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults community partner

Meet with a representative for information/application support for families. Grades K-12 for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.

Achievement First

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

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

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults career

The Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center is partnering with Macon Library to bring the jobs to you! Workforce1 recruiters will be at the library to pre-screen candidates for available job openings.

 

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

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

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

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 Movie Time

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Teens come on down and join us every Tuesday for Teen Movie Time at Macon Library. Movies start from 3pm and end at 4:30pm. A small selection of snacks will be served.

Teen Movie 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

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 19   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18 months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Library Lanes

Wed, Dec 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 19   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18 months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler 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

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

Holiday Movie Classics

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

Adults all ages christmas family movie film

Join us on Wednesdays at Macon Library for Holiday Film Classics!

Wed. Dec 5--Home Alone

Wed. Dec 12--A Christmas Story

Wed. Dec 19--A Nightmare Before Christmas

Holiday Movie Classics

DEC
20

Library Lanes

Thu, Dec 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

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

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Dec 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Children ages 0-5 and carers join us for building time with DUPLO!

Build with DUPLO

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

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

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

Adults photography techknowledge

Photography can be achieved with the most expensive to the least expensive camera. In this class you will learn the basics of a DSLR camera and a micro four-third camera, you will need any of these cameras and a passion for photography!

A...

Lights, Camera Action at Macon

DEC
21

Family Open Play

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 5th.

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...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens techknowledge

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

Teen Tech Time

DEC
22

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Saturday Storytime will be held downstairs in the small meeting room. Join us for holiday songs and stories, followed by a puppet-making craft.

Saturday Storytime

Holiday Movie Classics

Sat, Dec 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Kids all ages christmas film

Join us at Macon Library for Holiday Movie Classics!

Saturday, Dec 22--The Muppet Christmas Carol (Right after Story Time)

Holiday Movie Classics

DEC
26

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 26   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

Library Lanes

Wed, Dec 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

DEC
27

Library Lanes

Thu, Dec 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Dec 27   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Children ages 0-5 and carers join us for building time with DUPLO!

Build with DUPLO

Tweens and Teens Board Game Club

Thu, Dec 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens

Bored in the library???? Come and join our "bor-ed" (board) game club every Thursday @ Macon from 3:30pm- 5pm.

Tweens and Teens Board Game Club

DEC
28

Family Open Play

Fri, Dec 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children ages 0-5 and carers, join us at Macon for music, toys, and friends!

Family Open Play

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens techknowledge

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

Teen Tech Time

DEC
29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

JAN
2

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 2   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years

Children 18months-3 years and carers, join us for songs, stories and play at the Macon Library!

Toddler Time

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

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

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

Homework Help

Tue, Jan 8   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

Chess for Kids

Tue, Jan 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Come learn how to play chess with our instructor Juan!

Chess for Kids

JAN
9

Toy Time

Wed, Jan 9   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

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