E.g., Oct 15 2018
OCT
15

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 15   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Preschool Storytime

One-On-One

Mon, Oct 15   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

Movies @ the Library: Woman Walks Ahead

Mon, Oct 15   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

( Drama) 102 Minutes Catherine Weldon, a portrait painter from 1890s Brooklyn, travels to North Dakota to paint a portrait of Chief Sitting Bull and becomes embroiled in the Lakota peoples' struggle over the rights to their land.Stars Jessica...

Movies @ the Library: Woman Walks Ahead

Dancercise

Mon, Oct 15   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults fitness supported by zipcar

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

Kidding Around Yoga

Mon, Oct 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids yoga

Join experienced teacher Kathleen Scarola for a yoga session for kids ages 5-12!

(All children who participate in this program must have a waiver signed by their parent/guardian at the time of the session, no exceptions. Space is limited...

Kidding Around Yoga

OCT
16

StoryPlay

Tue, Oct 16   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 10am. Space is limited; get your ticket at...

StoryPlay

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 16   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy stories and play for 18 months  to 3 year olds.

Toddler Time

StoryPlay

Tue, Oct 16   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 ticket at...

StoryPlay

Scrabble

Tue, Oct 16   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 16   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

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Ask a Tech

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 16   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.

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Oct 16   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

Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

Tue, Oct 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing poetry

Poetry Workshop:  Reading and Writing Poetry, with Joel Shatzky.  

This six session workshop is a space to share poetry.  We will read aloud from great writers, such as Walt Whitman.  We also encourage attendees...

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Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afters chool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids chess workshop

Learn how to play chess with our instructor!

Chess Workshop

Russian Storytime

Tue, Oct 16   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Russian Storytime

OCT
17

Toy Time

Wed, Oct 17   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop by and play with our toys, make new friends, and have fun!

Toy Time

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 17   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Oct 17   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

Build with LEGO

Wed, Oct 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 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

Story Play

Wed, Oct 17   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

 

Story Play

Brooklyn Robotics League - Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens gaming for teens lEGO robotics techknowledge teen tech time

Come play in the Brooklyn Robotics League and learn about Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Brooklyn Robotics League - Teen Tech Time

I Know Your Password is "Password" - Internet Privacy and Safety for Kids!

Wed, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This one-time program will help kids keep themselves and their information safe while using online apps and games!

Topics to be covered include: 

 ...

I Know Your Password is "Password" - Internet Privacy and Safety for Kids!

OCT
18

Babies and Books

Thu, Oct 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

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Babies and Books

Book Discussion: The Leavers by Lisa Ko

Thu, Oct 18   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

THE LEAVERS, by Lisa Ko.

"One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home.

With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no one to...

Book Discussion:  The Leavers by Lisa Ko

Reading Circle: "I'll Take You There" by Wally Lamb

Thu, Oct 18   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults book club book discussion

"I'll Take You There"  a novel by Wally Lamb

Reading Circle: "I'll Take You There" by Wally Lamb

Kids Create

Thu, Oct 18   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Kids

Arts and Crafts activities for children ages 6 and up.

Kids Create

Chess Workshop

Thu, Oct 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults

Come learn to play chess!

Chess Workshop

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

Join us for a writing workshop series with awesome writing teacher and horror writer Sam Rebelein! Get inspired with writing prompts, movie clips, interactive games and more, and create some hair raising horror tales!

This workshop is...

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Oct 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing writing workshop

Micky Shorr of the New York Writers' Coalition will facillitate this six-week workshop, open to teens, adults and older adults. 

Micky writes poetry and creative nonfiction, and has had some of her work published in literary...

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Creative Writing Workshop

OCT
19

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Play games with your friends!

 

(Younger children must be with an adult.)

Game On! Board Games

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Come play video games on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4

Yugioh card games and chess!

Teen Tech Time

OCT
20

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science and math through music, stories, art and play will help you and your...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Team Up to Read

Sat, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

R.E.A.D. Therapy Dog Program: Come Read to Leo!

Sat, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids openhouse2018

Introducing our new program for kids, R.E.A.D. to Leo!

Once upon a wag, there was a specially trained therapy dog named Leo. He wished that a child would read him a story. Visit us at the Bay Ridge Library on the last Saturday of...

Featured Event
R.E.A.D. Therapy Dog Program: Come Read to Leo!

OCT
22

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy New and classic picture books, sing favorite songs and join in other activities in this playful program.

Preschool Storytime

One-On-One

Mon, Oct 22   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

Movies @ the Library: The Battle of the Sexes

Mon, Oct 22   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Comedy/Drama) 121 Minutes In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most...

Movies @ the Library: The Battle of the Sexes

Dancercise

Mon, Oct 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults fitness supported by zipcar

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

Kidding Around Yoga

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids yoga

Join experienced teacher Kathleen Scarola for a yoga session for kids ages 5-12!

(All children who participate in this program must have a waiver signed by their parent/guardian at the time of the session, no exceptions. Space is limited...

Kidding Around Yoga

OCT
23

StoryPlay

Tue, Oct 23   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 ticket at...

StoryPlay

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years

Enjoy stories and play for 18 months  to 3 year olds.

Toddler Time

StoryPlay

Tue, Oct 23   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 ticket at...

StoryPlay

Scrabble

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning table-top & board games

scrabble:  open to all, have fun....learn new techniques

Scrabble

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge techknowledge

Got a laptop, tablet, ereader or smartphone that you don't know how to use? Or would like to learn more about them? Come in and get one-on-one help with your device from an expert. First come, first served.

Ask a Tech

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   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.

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Oct 23   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

Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Adults adult learning creative writing poetry

Poetry Workshop:  Reading and Writing Poetry, with Joel Shatzky.  

This six session workshop is a space to share poetry.  We will read aloud from great writers, such as Walt Whitman.  We also encourage attendees...

Register
Poetry Workshop: Reading and Writing Poetry with Joel Shatzky

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