E.g., Feb 17 2018
FEB
20

Babies & Books

Tue, Feb 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

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.

 

This program...

Babies & Books

Story Play

Tue, Feb 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Story Play

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

Teen Time

Tue, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Spend your downtime out of school and away from home at the library!  A space just for YAs, use our technology, Wi-Fi, or just hang out -- time just for teens!

Teen Time

Game On!

Tue, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

gameon kids boardgames

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!

FEB
21

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Wed, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Finance Free new york state nys

Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2017, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance:

E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

RIF

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, Feb 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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

Build with LEGO

Wed, Feb 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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

FEB
22

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

Thu, Feb 22   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!

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

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

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

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Resume & Career Help (Carroll Gardens)

Thu, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Carroll Gardens cover letter interview job

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a librarian. No appointment necessary. First-come, first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Carroll Gardens)

Toddler Time

Thu, Feb 22   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

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

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Feb 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

RIF

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, Feb 22   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

End the day with relaxing fun art and craft activities!

Kids Create

Build with KEVA

Thu, Feb 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Keva Planks STEM

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

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Feb 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

1 on 1 resume help Adult Learning career and resume help jobs

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

Free Crochet and Knitting Classes For Beginners

Thu, Feb 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adult free Teens

Get your  yarn and crochet and knitting hooks ready

Free knitting and crochet classes for beginners .

All ages are welcome

 

 

Free Crochet and Knitting Classes For Beginners

FEB
23

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Feb 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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

Kids Tech Time

FEB
24

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Feb 24   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!

Meditation with Bodhivata

Sat, Feb 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

adult health workshop Adults meditation relaxation

Come join us for this incredible opportunity to sit with Bodhivata, an experienced meditator and teacher and make that tool yours, completely free of charge.

Based on Tibetan methods and traditions first taught by the Buddha 2,600 years...

Meditation with Bodhivata

Fresh Creek Civic Association

Sat, Feb 24   12:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Community Meeting

Fresh Creek Civic Association

Soca-Afro Beats Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Sat, Feb 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults dance fitness free fitness program

Show Up and Shape Up every Saturday at Jamaica Bay for Free Soca-Afro Beat Dance Fitness!

Starting Jauary 27, 2018 get ready for an amazing hour of absolute fun, afrobeats, fitness and choreo-class all-in-one with instructor,...

Soca-Afro Beats Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Colorful Saturdays: Adult Coloring

Sat, Feb 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults art coloring Coloring for Relaxation

Looking for a new way to relax?

Enjoy the sublime pleasure of coloring, Satudays from 1-2 pm at Jamaica Bay Library.

Coloring sheets and colored pencils shall be provided to patrons by the library.

Colorful Saturdays: Adult Coloring

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 24   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Reading saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
26

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Mon, Feb 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Finance Free new york state nys

Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2017, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance:

E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Wii Bowling

Mon, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for Wii Bowling! No registration is required.

Wii Bowling

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Feb 26   12:30 pm to 2:30 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...

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

FEB
27

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Feb 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Story Play

Tue, Feb 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Story Play

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Feb 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Come learn to knit and crochet.  All ages welcome.

Gather to knit and crochet

Teen Time

Tue, Feb 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Spend your downtime out of school and away from home at the library!  A space just for YAs, use our technology, Wi-Fi, or just hang out -- time just for teens!

Teen Time

Game On!

Tue, Feb 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

gameon kids boardgames

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!

FEB
28

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Wed, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Finance Free new york state nys

Come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2017, courtesy of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance:

E-file to get your tax refund faster! Our...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

RIF

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, Feb 28   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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

MAR
1

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

Thu, Mar 1   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!

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

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Mar 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Mar 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

RIF

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, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

End the day with relaxing fun art and craft activities!

Kids Create

Build with LEGO

Thu, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Build with LEGO DUPLOS mega bloks STEM

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Build with LEGO

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Mar 1   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

1 on 1 resume help Adult Learning career and resume help jobs

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

Free Crochet and Knitting Classes For Beginners

Thu, Mar 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adult free Teens

Get your  yarn and crochet and knitting hooks ready

Free knitting and crochet classes for beginners .

All ages are welcome

 

 

Free Crochet and Knitting Classes For Beginners

MAR
2

Email Basics

Fri, Mar 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

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

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Mar 2   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

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

Kids Tech Time

MAR
3

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Mar 3   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!

Meditation with Bodhivata

Sat, Mar 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Come join us for this incredible opportunity to sit with Bodhivata, an experienced meditator and teacher and make that tool yours, completely free of charge.

Based on Tibetan methods and traditions first taught by the Buddha 2,600 years...

Meditation with Bodhivata

Soca-Afro Beats Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

Sat, Mar 3   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults dance fitness free fitness program

Show Up and Shape Up every Saturday at Jamaica Bay for Free Soca-Afro Beat Dance Fitness!

Starting Jauary 27, 2018 get ready for an amazing hour of absolute fun, afrobeats, fitness and choreo-class all-in-one with instructor,...

Soca-Afro Beats Dance Fitness (Shape Up NYC)

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