E.g., Oct 19 2017
OCT
19

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

Thu, Oct 19   10:00 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 19   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.

Read for the Record: Quackers by Liz Wong

Thu, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Read for the Record Read-Aloud first five years

Enjoy a read-aloud of the book Quackers, written by Liz Wong, followed by a fun craft activity.

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 19   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.

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

A new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator -- a wildly imaginative 7-year-old named Tim. The most unusual Boss Baby (Alec Baldwin) arrives at Tim's home in a taxi, wearing a suit and...

Read For The Record 2017 - Quackers by Liz Wong

Thu, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Celebrate literacy by participating in the largest shared reading experience! All ages welcome!

Family Coloring Club

Thu, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Oct 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and create simple and fun craft projects.


OCT
20

Playtime

Fri, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Have fun playing board games with friends.

Free Family Art Day from Spellbound Theatre

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register

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!

Family Coloring Club

Sat, Oct 21   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join us every Saturday from 12pm-2pm for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and your favorite Fairy Tales read aloud. All ages are welcome.

Brooklyn Robotics League

OCT
23

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for The Brooklyn Public Library's youngest patrons! Come hear stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys! FUN FUN FUN!!!!

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Knit and Crochet Circle

Mon, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Do you like to knit and/or crochet? Or do you want to learn? Join the club! Everyone is welcome, from beginners to pros. Just bring your current project. Participants exchange knitting/crocheting ideas while enjoying pleasant conversation

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...

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her husband Antoine and their daughter. But when the Second...


OCT
24

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Oct 24   10:00 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!

Chinese Storytime

Tue, Oct 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

multilingual storytime Family Bilingual storytime Early Literacy

Join us for stories and songs in Mandarin for children and their parents or caregivers.

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Exposed (2016) 1h 42min.

Starring: Ana de Armas, Keanu Reeves, Christopher McDonald

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   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register
Brooklyn Robotics League

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

If you are in Grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework!

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English


OCT
25

Chess Club

Wed, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Come improve your game with a chess master!!! Play with friends, learn new strategies, and above all--have FUN!!  CHECKMATE!!!!

After School Homework Help

Wed, Oct 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

If you are in Grades 1-8, we can help you with your homework!

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!

Adult Coloring

Wed, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come join us for the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring! Studies show that coloring can have a calming effect on the mind and reduce stress. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided


OCT
26

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

Thu, Oct 26   10:00 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 with RIF

Thu, Oct 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and enjoy books, songs, and Toytime. For ages 18 months - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental Program (RIF).

Free Family Art Day from Spellbound Theatre

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.

Family Coloring Club

Thu, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

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

Come and create simple and fun craft projects.


OCT
27

Playtime

Fri, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Have fun playing board games with friends.

Free Family Art Day from Spellbound Theatre

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Oct 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register

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!

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 28   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Practice speaking English

Family Coloring Club

Sat, Oct 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join us every Saturday from 12pm-2pm for our Kids' Coloring Club -- children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Louie from Jerry Joy Music

Sat, Oct 28   1:30 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

first five years Concert preschool pre-k

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! Louie is a veteran musician and educator with extensive...

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and your favorite Fairy Tales read aloud. All ages are welcome.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!!! Come hear stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!!! FUN FUN FUN!!!!!

family movie

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.

Knit and Crochet Circle

Mon, Oct 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Do you like to knit and/or crochet? Or do you want to learn? Join the club! Everyone is welcome, from beginners to pros. Just bring your current project. Participants exchange knitting/crocheting ideas while enjoying pleasant conversation