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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

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

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids team up to read

Utilize fun game techniques to build comprehension.

Design a comic strip to learn the parts of a story!

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Featured Film: Harriet (2019)

Sat, Feb 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

The incredible true story of Harriet Tubman, and her quest to lead hundreds of slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

Featured Film: Harriet (2019)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Mar 2   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults finance income tax tax help

PLEASE NOTE: Due to overwhelming demand and limited space and staff, not everyone that attends AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation programs can be seen on their first visit. Please be prepared to arrive early, or to have to return for another...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Mar 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults computer basics email techknowledge

Come in and learn the basics of email usage.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Homework Help

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving 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 (Washington Irving)

Do It Yourself: DIY

Mon, Mar 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults adult learning diy teen time

Come make things out of other things, or make a gift for someone you love. We provide most materials for you. Snacks will be provided!

Do It Yourself: DIY

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Babies and Books

Tue, Mar 3   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months only, please. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

Babies and Books

Babies and Books

Tue, Mar 3   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months only, please. 

This program requires online registration - registration will be available...

Babies and Books

Teen Zone: Anime Afternoon

Tue, Mar 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens anime and manga teen time

Join us for an Afternoon of Anime celebration.  Watch movies, sketch characters, read popular titles, or just hang out!

Teen Zone:  Anime Afternoon

The Friends of Brookyn Heights Library present: An Evening with Emily Lockhart

Tue, Mar 3   6:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens author talks

Join the Friends of the Brooklyn Heights Branch Library for a Young Adult Event- An Evening with Emily Lockhart! New York Times bestselling author Emily Lockhart will join the Friends for a YA Book Event. A presentation of We Were Liars...

The Friends of Brookyn Heights Library present: An Evening with Emily Lockhart

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FastTrac NewVenture for Entrepreneurs

Wed, Mar 4   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults business

In order to attend this program series and other FastTrac program series, you must apply at https://www1.nyc.gov/nycbusiness/article/fasttrac.

This is a competitive program, so please be sure to submit a thoughtful and complete...

Register
FastTrac NewVenture for Entrepreneurs

Toddler Time

Wed, Mar 4   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months only, please.

This program requires online...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Mar 4   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddler Time

English Conversation Group

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English, and improve your conversational skills.  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults techknowledge

Answering questions about technology, such as, phone, laptops, and any other technology.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Mar 4   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months only, please.

This program requires online...

Toddler Time

English Conversation Group

Wed, Mar 4   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

 

English Conversation Group

Homework Help

Wed, Mar 4   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Chess Club

Wed, Mar 4   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Drop into our chess club and learn strategy from our Chessmaster William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun! Ages 5+

This program is generously funded by our...

Chess Club

Teen Gaming

Wed, Mar 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens teen tech time teen time video games

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For everyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

Friends Group 4th Year Anniversary Celebration

Wed, Mar 4   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults Friends of the Library

Be a Friend of Jamaica Bay Library

As a Friend of Jamaica Bay Library, you will play a critical role in the success of your branch and community.

ADVOCATE:  Friends are a voice for the Library on relevant local, state and...

Featured Event
Friends Group 4th Year Anniversary Celebration

Jamaica Bay Library Friends Group 4th Year Anniversary

Wed, Mar 4   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults 2020 census all ages book sale Friends of the Library

Please come and celebrate with us!

Events:

Speakers Maestro Kaiso - Violinist Read Aloud & Crafts Crochet & & Book Sales Music Free Food, Drinks and Giveaways And more

 

Community Organizations...

Jamaica Bay Library Friends Group 4th Year Anniversary

Crafting at the Library

Wed, Mar 4   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults arts and crafts

Join us for an informal craft night at the library! Bring your current project and any crafting supplies you may want to use and/or/donate. If you're lacking inspiration there will be a craft suggestion provided. Have fun and meet your...

Crafting at the Library

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Mar 4   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bedtime stories storytime

Come in your pajamas and enjoy an evening storytime and craft for ages 3 to 8 years!

Bedtime Stories

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Spanish Storytime

Thu, Mar 5   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime spanish

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

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Mar 5   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll take out educational toys for social play.  Ages 3-5 only, please.

This program requires online registration -...

Preschool Storytime

Kids Create: Rainbow Art

Thu, Mar 5   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids kids create

Make your world even more colorful with some rainbow art! Ages 4+. 

Kids Create: Rainbow Art

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Mar 5   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults resume

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning resume

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume...

One-on-One Resume Help

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, Mar 5   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults resume

One-on-One Resume Help

Thu, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

Jamaica Bay Library

Adults adult learning resume

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume...

One-on-One Resume Help

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Read Across Brooklyn!

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids read across brooklyn storytime

Join us for a special Friday storytime!  A guest reader from the community will share The Doorbell Rang, by Pat Hutchins, to celebrate Read Across Brooklyn.

Read Across Brooklyn!

Story Play Cancelled

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy read across brooklyn storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Read Across Brooklyn: The Doorbell Rang

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years 2020 census arts and crafts read across brooklyn storytime

Every year, all the libraries in Brooklyn invite guest readers from the community to read the same book out loud for Read Across Brooklyn.  The 2020 Census is starting, and this year's Read Across Brooklyn title is a counting book,...

Read Across Brooklyn: The Doorbell Rang

Teen Gaming

Fri, Mar 6   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens teen tech time teen time video games

Come play video games on the PS4 VR, Switch or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For everyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

Family Movie: Aladdin (2019)

Fri, Mar 6   3:30 pm to 5:45 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids family movie

Come to the library for a movie to start the weekend off right! 

"A street rat frees a genie from a lamp, granting all of his wishes and transforming himself into a charming prince to marry a beautiful princess. But soon, an evil...

Family Movie: Aladdin (2019)

Chess Workshop

Fri, Mar 6   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Chess for all, never-played-before to expert! Come learn and play with our teen volunteer. Ages: 6 – 17 yrs

Chess Workshop

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Sat, Mar 7   8:00 am to 8:45 am   Arlington Library

Adults creative writing

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

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

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Sat, Mar 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids team up to read

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading?

Create a visual reader’s response using fun watercolor painting!

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Taller para niñeras y cuidadores para aprender a escribir cuentos de hadas

Sat, Mar 7   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults creative writing nannies fairy tales writing workshops writing workshop

La Biblioteca Pública de Brooklyn/Washington Irving invita a las niñeras a participar en un taller de escritura GRATUITO de ocho semanas en el que podrá desarrollar un cuento sencillo para niños sobre criaturas mágicas.

Al terminar el...

Taller para niñeras y cuidadores para aprender a escribir cuentos de hadas

READ with Flash Gordon!

Sat, Mar 7   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids storytime

Read to a certified therapy dog at the library! "Flash Gordon" loves to listen to kids read. Sign up for a 15 minute slot on the day of the program at the customer service desk.  Space is limited to four children per session. Sign up begins...

READ with Flash Gordon!

Featured Film: The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

Sat, Mar 7   2:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Older Adults film movies movies at the library

Join us for a free screening of the 1962 movie The Manchurian Candidate.

Featured Film: The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 7   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Mon, Mar 9   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults finance income tax tax help

PLEASE NOTE: Due to overwhelming demand and limited space and staff, not everyone that attends AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation programs can be seen on their first visit. Please be prepared to arrive early, or to have to return for another...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Mar 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults computer basics email techknowledge

Come in and learn the basics of email usage.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Homework Help

Mon, Mar 9   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Mar 9   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving 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 (Washington Irving)

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