E.g., Jan 24 2019
JAN
24

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Typing with Mavis Beacon

Thu, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing is an application software program for teaching touch typing.   Whether you want to learn essential keyboarding skills or improve overall typing efficiency, Mavis Beacon will guide you step-by-step on your...

Typing with Mavis Beacon

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

New York Tenants Justice League

Thu, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Patron can get help with various housing issues

New York Tenants Justice League

Book Discussion: Manchild in the Promised Land

Thu, Jan 24   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join the Flatbush Book Club Thursday, December 20 for a discussion of Manchild in the Promised Land by Claude Brown.

Discussion copies will be available for checkout at the branch, ask at the front desk.

Manchild in the...

Book Discussion: Manchild in the Promised Land

JAN
25

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Jan 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Homework Help

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Kids Create

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Join us to create fun arts & crafts project.

Ages 6-12

Kids Create

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jan 25   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

JAN
26

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Saratoga Library

Kids

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children’s programs may include films, crafts, games, open play sessions, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior...

Saturday Storytime

Little Scientists

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

JAN
28

Read and Play

Mon, Jan 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs, make friends, and play at our inclusive story time.

For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

 

Read and Play

HSE Screening

Mon, Jan 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

Featured Event Register
HSE Screening

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Mon, Jan 28   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

After School Stories

Mon, Jan 28   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

A fun-filled hour of stories and crafts.  Hear great stories and make someting fun.

After School Stories

Chess Club

Mon, Jan 28   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn how to play Chess or perfect your game with the help of an instructor. 

All ages welcome.

Chess Club

JAN
29

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Jan 29   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children’s programs may include films, crafts, games, open play sessions, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior...

Preschool Storytime

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Introduction to Social Media: Facebook

Tue, Jan 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Saratoga Library

Adults techknowledge

Facebook is a social networking site that makes it easy for you to connect and share with your family and friends online.

 

In this lesson you will learn:

How to login Post a Picture Make a Post
Introduction to Social Media: Facebook

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Jan 29   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts...

Brooklyn Robotics League

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Tue, Jan 29   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jan 29   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Learn with Chess Master Alexander Baez! For beginner, intermediate and advanced players. Age Group: Kids

Chess Workshop

Flatbush Development Corporation

Tue, Jan 29   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults

The Flatbush Development Corporation (FDC) works with Brooklyn residents in a variety of ways, including creating and maintaining tenant associations, and working with tenants to take part in city and state-wide housing campaigns. FDC also...

Flatbush Development Corporation

DIY Crafting Fun for Adults

Tue, Jan 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Come craft with us.

This month we will be working on projects from Macrame: the craft of creative knotting for your home.

All levels of crafting ability are welcome. Twine and beads will be provided, though you are welcome to...
DIY Crafting Fun for Adults

JAN
30

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play toddler time

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

Toddler Time

Kids Create

Wed, Jan 30   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Come get crafty at the library! Arts & crafts activities for ages 6-12.

Kids Create

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Wed, Jan 30   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

US Citizenship Test Prep

Wed, Jan 30   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Led by a citizenship exam coach, the group lets participants discuss topics covered on the exam and practice mock interviews.

This program is FREE and no registration is required!

US Citizenship Test Prep

JAN
31

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Thu, Jan 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults adult learning

Please join Flatbush Library and the AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based literacy and social program for adolescents and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Typing with Mavis Beacon

Thu, Jan 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing is an application software program for teaching touch typing.   Whether you want to learn essential keyboarding skills or improve overall typing efficiency, Mavis Beacon will guide you step-by-step on your...

Typing with Mavis Beacon

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

Thu, Jan 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Saratoga)

New York Tenants Justice League

Thu, Jan 31   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults

Patron can get help with various housing issues

New York Tenants Justice League

FEB
1

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Fri, Feb 1   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults income tax tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering FREE tax preparation help to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with disabilities,...

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Feb 1   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Homework Help

Fri, Feb 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Feb 1   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

FEB
2

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Sat, Feb 2   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults income tax tax help

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering FREE tax preparation help to families who earn $70,000 or less and individuals who earn $35,000 or less. This includes persons with disabilities, seniors...

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Feb 2   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 2   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Saratoga Library

Kids

Join us for storytime with songs & more! Ages 3-5. Space at storytimes is limited. Children’s programs may include films, crafts, games, open play sessions, technology and other activities. Groups and daycares are best accommodated with prior...

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 2   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
4

HSE Screening

Mon, Feb 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Come in to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class or enrolled in our online prep class. You can also register for the TASC exam or the...

Featured Event Register
HSE Screening

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Mon, Feb 4   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

After School Stories

Mon, Feb 4   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

A fun-filled hour of stories and crafts.  Hear great stories and make someting fun.

After School Stories

Chess Club

Mon, Feb 4   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn how to play Chess or perfect your game with the help of an instructor. 

All ages welcome.

Chess Club

FEB
5

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Feb 5   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Saratoga Library

Birth to Five Years

Story time fun for kids 0 to 5 years !

Preschool Storytime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Feb 5   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Feb 5   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and…space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by October 11th.

This year’s theme is Into Orbit; kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts...

Brooklyn Robotics League

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Tue, Feb 5   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants:

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition at the end of the program.

...

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Chess Workshop

Tue, Feb 5   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Saratoga Library

Kids

Learn with Chess Master Alexander Baez! For beginner, intermediate and advanced players. Age Group: Kids

Chess Workshop

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