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SEP
24

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

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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ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Mon, Sep 24   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Gaming for Teens: Dungeons and Dragons

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens

Ever wanted to play a real game of D&D?  We'll show you how to make up a character, pick out your gear and armor, and play a campaign!  No equipment necessary except your imagination!

Gaming for Teens: Dungeons and Dragons

Ask a Tech

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay 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 "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Game On!

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

SEP
25

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

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!

Older Adults Wellness -- Chair Exercise and Yoga!

Babies & Books

Tue, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

Ages 0-18months

This...

Cancelled
Babies & Books

Story Play

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Babies & Books

Tue, Sep 25   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

Ages 0-18 months

This...

Cancelled
Babies & Books

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Tue, Sep 25   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

  Kids ages 6-12 will get to use our new iPad apps and technology kits! 

Kids Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids 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...

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Brooklyn Robotics League

Participatory Budgeting Meeting

Tue, Sep 25   6:15 pm to 8:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Please join the participatory budgeting team in a public meeting for your chosen projects for this year's ballot!

Participatory Budgeting Meeting

SEP
26

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Wed, Sep 26   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at your very own LEGO group where can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design.

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens

Join us for PS4 and Wii U video games including Super Smash Bros, Naruto, and more!  Bring some friends and we'll start a tournament!

Cancelled
Teen Tech Time

Kids Create!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

Ulysses Discussion Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

We will discuss the "Ithaca" chapter of James Joyce's great novel!

Ulysses Discussion Group

SEP
27

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Ages 18-36 months

This program requires online registration - registration will...

Cancelled
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 27   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Ages 18-36 months

This program requires online registration - registration will...

Cancelled
Toddler Time

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Thu, Sep 27   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Create

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

End the day with relaxing fun art and craft activities!

Kids Create

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens

Join us for Nintendo club!  Come play our classic Wii/Gamecube games, or bring your own!  Ages 12 and up.

Teen Tech Time

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

One-on-One Resume Help

SEP
28

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Fri, Sep 28   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Email Basics

Fri, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning email techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

It's Friday!  You made it!!  Come hangout with us and unwind from your week with some friendly video gaming.

Wii gaming console and iPads will be available during the program.

Ages 5-12

Cancelled
Kids Tech Time

Build with KEVA

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids stem & steam

Come build structures, ramps, entire landscapes, whatever you can think of with these fun stackable building planks. It's a great engineering exercise!

Build with KEVA

SEP
29

Open House 2018

Sat, Sep 29   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults openhouse2018

This is a fun opportunity for our community members of all ages to come in to our branches to meet the branch staff, sign up for library cards, learn about our programs and services and participate in fun activities!

Open House 2018

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Sep 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

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!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids openhouse2018 reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Sat, Sep 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults fitness openhouse2018

Show Up and Shape Up every Saturday at Jamaica Bay for Free Dance Fitness!

Starting September 29, 2018, get ready for an amazing hour of absolute fun, afrobeats, fitness and choreo-class all-in-one with instructor, Alicia...

Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

OCT
1

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

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...

Register
ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Mon, Oct 1   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Ask a Tech

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay 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 "Ask a Tech" for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Game On!

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids game on!

Jenga, Sorry, Uno, Dominoes, Trouble, Monopoly, Scrabble, card games, Battleship and many more at the library - come play with friends and have a blast!

Game On!

OCT
2

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

Ages 0-18 months

This...

Babies & Books

Story Play

Tue, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 2   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Bring your baby for a relaxing program full of fun stories, singing and play.  This is a great opportunity for children to practice developing social skills, motor skills, and early literacy skills.

Ages 0-18 months

This...

Babies & Books

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Tue, Oct 2   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Oct 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

  Kids ages 6-12 will get to use our new iPad apps and technology kits! 

Kids Tech Time

OCT
3

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Wed, Oct 3   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Did you know we have Quiet Hours daily where we turn off our toddler computers and have a strict no-noise policy?  To balance the needs of all our users, we have been doing this for several years.  Noon to 3 each weekday is our Quiet...

Quiet Hours -- No Screen Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 3   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Build with LEGO

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at your very own LEGO group where can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design.

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens

Join us for PS4 and Wii U video games including Super Smash Bros, Naruto, and more!  Bring some friends and we'll start a tournament!

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create!

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Each week we'll do a fun and engaging craft or art project. Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create!

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