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OCT
23

Knitting & Crochet

Mon, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

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...

Drawing Club for Teens

Mon, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Come draw, trace, or color in a laid-back environment. Draw manga or whatever you like! We supply sketchbooks, tracing paper, coloring sheets, and colored pencils.

doodles

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!

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

Gather to knit and crochet

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

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) for Teens

Tue, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

What can be more fun than building a collection of favorite books? With regular attendance of the RIF program, teens with a library card have the exciting opportunity to choose and add great books for their own private library. Please note: At...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) logo

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny techknowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!


OCT
25

DIY Slime!

Wed, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

arts and crafts STEM Tweens Teens

Age 10 and up. By popular demand! Create slime using simple ingredients.

Girl playing with slime

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.

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.

Book Discussion: Brighton by Michael Harvey

Thu, Oct 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

An extraordinary thriller—gripping, haunting, and marvelously told—about two friends growing up in a rapidly changing Boston, who must face the sins of their past in the midst of a series of brutal murders.

“You came back here to bury...

Kids Create

Thu, Oct 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Arts & Crafts
For Ages 5-11

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

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny technowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Chess Workshop

Thu, Oct 26   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Learn to play chess or practice your skills.


OCT
27

Friday at the Movies: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

Fri, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Friday at the Movies!

Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly; Big-screen projection;

Comfortable seating.

 

 

 

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

rif

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

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!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

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

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Sat, Oct 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

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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...

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!

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

OCT
30

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.

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.

Knitting & Crochet

Mon, Oct 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Oct 30   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...

Drawing Club for Teens

Mon, Oct 30   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Come draw, trace, or color in a laid-back environment. Draw manga or whatever you like! We supply sketchbooks, tracing paper, coloring sheets, and colored pencils.

doodles

OCT
31

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Oct 31   10:15 am to 11:00 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!

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 31   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) for Teens

Tue, Oct 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

What can be more fun than building a collection of favorite books? With regular attendance of the RIF program, teens with a library card have the exciting opportunity to choose and add great books for their own private library. Please note: At...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) logo

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Oct 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny techknowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Oct 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!


NOV
1

International Games Week: Game On!

Wed, Nov 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

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Celebrate International Games Week by playing games at Gravesend Library. We have games you've played and ones you probably haven't! Come with friends and make new friends.

Photo of games

Chess Workshop

Wed, Nov 1   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!


NOV
2

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

Thu, Nov 2   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

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Nov 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Dasny technowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Chess Workshop

Thu, Nov 2   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Learn to play chess or practice your skills.


NOV
3

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

rif

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

For Tweens by Tweens

Fri, Nov 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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Ages 10-12. Join the team of friendly kids to plan and do activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! 12-year olds can sign up as a Program Assistant to get volunteer credit. Contact Gravesend...

C.L.A.P. by Hamama Harib

For Teens By Teens

Fri, Nov 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

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Join the team of friendly teens to plan and do teen activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! Sign up as a Program Assistant to get volunteer credit. Contact Gravesend Library for more...

Hands Together by gans

Young Crafts with Bobbi!

Fri, Nov 3   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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


NOV
4

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Nov 4   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!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 4   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

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


NOV
6

Knitting & Crochet

Mon, Nov 6   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

 Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Nov 6   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...

Drawing Club for Teens

Mon, Nov 6   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Come draw, trace, or color in a laid-back environment. Draw manga or whatever you like! We supply sketchbooks, tracing paper, coloring sheets, and colored pencils.

doodles