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24

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

A Virtual Tour in Cambridge (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Cambridge (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

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

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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!

National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults multilingual

If you are a U.S. citizen who is NOT registered to vote, we will provide the Voter Registration Form and  A STEP BY STEP GUIDE for patrons.

National Voter Registration Day (NVRD)

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...

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Babies & Books

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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Improve your Microsoft Word documents with intermediate knowledge.

Create headers and footers, work with styles, graphics, table formatting, document templates.

A knowledge of M/Word is required.

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

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

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26

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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 our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

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

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

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!

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Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

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

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

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

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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...

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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

Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults & your families are welcome to join.

“Only Child” tells the story of six-year-old Zach, who survives a deadly shooting in his school by hiding in his classroom closet.

...
Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Have fun using iPad apps and technology at the library!

Kids Tech Time

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Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

Fri, Sep 28   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years immigrant services spanish storytime storytime

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Bilingual Birdies performance. They are New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids. Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, and...

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

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

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

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Kids Tech Time

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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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!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship openhouse2018

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Chess for Teens

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens chess workshop gaming for teens openhouse2018

Teens, do you like to play chess?  Don't have a library card?  Come to Kensington on Saturday, September 29th for our open house, and you can play chess with your peers, and get a library card (make sure to bring your ID!).  Our...

Chess for Teens

Kids Create: Crochet

Sat, Sep 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids crochet kids create openhouse2018

Come learn how to crochet. It's relaxing and challenging!

All levels of experience are welcome to join.

Kids Create: Crochet

OCT
1

Introduction to American Sign Language

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

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Mother Goose on the Loose is an award-winning early-literacy program for children from birth to age 3 with their parents or caregivers. The program uses a variety of activities, such as rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster...

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

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

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

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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

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

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