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OCT
20

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

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Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Jobs Club

Fri, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Jobs Club is a program in which we have open computer time for finding jobs, filling out job applications, working on resumes and cover letters.  Formatting/Computer/MS Word questions are fair game during this program.

Upgrade Your Workplace Skills with Metrix Learning & Lynda.com

Fri, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Do you want to make yourself more attractive to employers in your job search? Learn how you can build your job-related skills with the library's online learning platforms. We will demonstrate:

Metrix Learning System, a site that lets you...
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Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.

Young Crafts with Bobbi!

Fri, Oct 20   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join Bobbi on Fridays to create a fun craft each week! Ages 3-6!


OCT
21

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Oct 21   10:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime STEM

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...

Ben Franklin Circle

Sat, Oct 21   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for our monthly continuation of the Ben Franklin Circle, a community group dedicated to promoting the virtues of personal improvement and civics!  We discuss one of Ben Franklin's 13 Virtues each month -- this month we will be...

Brooklyn Robotics League

Game On!

Sat, Oct 21   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

kids fun Bike the Branches

Play board games with your friends and family!

The Boss Baby

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids

Sat, Oct 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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FREE art classes for kids from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.


OCT
23

Bengali Storytime

Mon, Oct 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Bengali storytime FirstFiveYears Family

Join us for stories and songs in Bengali for children and their parents or caregivers. শিশুদের এবং তাদের অভিভাবকদের  জন্য বাংলা গল্প ও গানের জন্য আমাদের সাথে যোগ দিন.

English Conversation Group

Mon, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Conversation ESOL English

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

The Boss Baby

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Mon, Oct 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

The Boss Baby

After School Homework Help

Mon, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Afterschool homework help bilingual Bengali

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

Gaming for Teens

Mon, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Come in and play great board and card games with friends.

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 12 and down.


OCT
24

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Oct 24   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local instructor Jeana Musacchio for an hour-long wellness and fitness class for older adults!  Join many of your neighbors for a fun, free, low impact, highly beneficial weekly exercise class!

The Boss Baby

Adult Knitting group

Tue, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

DIY Older Adults knitting

Come socialize and knit at your leisure!

Work office

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a free conversation group for people who wish to improve their English language skills!  Our volunteer conducts an open, inclusive, and educational workshop meant for beginners!  PLease attend if you can!

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

RIF

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

DIY crocheting Older Adults

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Afterschool homework help bilingual Bengali

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 


OCT
25

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 25   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

0-5 years old toddler storytime

At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...

Babies & Books

Wed, Oct 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and finger plays that you can try together at home in this lapsit program for babies and caregivers. Ages 0 to 18 months. *Groups please call (718) 277-6004 to make an advance reservation.

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids

Wed, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

project art kids

FREE art classes for kids (4-7) from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids

Wed, Oct 25   4:15 pm to 5:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

project art kids Preteens

FREE art classes for kids (8-12) from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.

Chess Workshop

Wed, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Learn to play chess, or improve your game, with the help of a Chess Master!


OCT
26

Older Adult Wellness -- "Sit Down to Get Down!"

Thu, Oct 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join local expert Akwesi Asante for an hour-long class using chair exercise, mindfulness, and meditation!  This free, holistic, low-impat, and friendly class is a great way to support your healthy lifestyle!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Come join us for songs, stories, fingerplays and music! Ages 18-36 months. Pick up a ticket at the side gate on Union Street at 10am. Remaining tickets will be inside at the Information Desk.

Cypress Hills Playdate

Thu, Oct 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Early Literacy playdate storytime STEM

Stop by the Cypress Hills Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy. Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s favorite toys.

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Playdate

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 26   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Come join us for songs, stories, fingerplays and music! Ages 18-36 months. Pick up a ticket at the side gate on Union Street at 10am. Remaining tickets will be inside at the Information Desk.

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Thu, Oct 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Oct 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

RIF

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Anny B's Fashion Design

Thu, Oct 26   3:30 pm to 5:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

fashion kids DIY

Program for designing and making clothes and accessories.

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

A Tango for Tita/ Un Tango Para Tita

Thu, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for the story of a girl who dreams about dancing Tango and traveling around the world!

New Lots Library- A Tango for Tita

OCT
27

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

story time first five years

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Jobs Club

Fri, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Jobs Club is a program in which we have open computer time for finding jobs, filling out job applications, working on resumes and cover letters.  Formatting/Computer/MS Word questions are fair game during this program.

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 13 and up.

Young Crafts with Bobbi!

Fri, Oct 27   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Join Bobbi on Fridays to create a fun craft each week! Ages 3-6!


OCT
28

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Oct 28   10:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime STEM

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...

Wildlife Theater presents Amazing Adaptations: The Dinosaur Adventure

Sat, Oct 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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Join Cope and Marsh as they go on an adventure back in time to learn how dinosaurs’ adaptations are a lot like the ones we have in modern times. With dinosaur puppets and engaging songs, students will learn about the survival strategies of...

Jeremy Plays Guitar

Sat, Oct 28   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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Grab your kids for a sing-along dance party with the awesomely educational band Jeremy Plays Guitar! Rock out to award-winning music and find out what the critics are raving about - it's the most fun your kids have while (shhh) learning!

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jeremy Plays Guitar, BPL Program

ProjectArt: Free Art Classes for Kids

Sat, Oct 28   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

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FREE art classes for kids from ProjectArt. Registration required, please see a librarian or call (718) 277-6004 for more information.


OCT
30

Bengali Storytime

Mon, Oct 30   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Bengali storytime FirstFiveYears Family

Join us for stories and songs in Bengali for children and their parents or caregivers. শিশুদের এবং তাদের অভিভাবকদের  জন্য বাংলা গল্প ও গানের জন্য আমাদের সাথে যোগ দিন.

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 30   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, fingerplays, stories, music & playtime! Ages birth - 18 months. Pick up a ticket at the side gate on Union Street at 10am. Remaining tickets will be inside at the Information Desk.

English Conversation Group

Mon, Oct 30   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Mango Languages Conversation ESOL English

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

The Boss Baby

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Mon, Oct 30   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

resume career job cover letter

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your résumé, cover letter, interview, or job search.

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 30   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for songs, fingerplays, stories, music & playtime! Ages birth - 18 months. Pick up a ticket at the side gate on Union Street at 10am. Remaining tickets will be inside at the Information Desk.