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DEC
17

Book Raffle " BECOMING" by Michelle Obama

Mon, Dec 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Submit Your Name & Contact Information to enter and win Your Own Hardcover Copy of Michelle Obama's New book, "Becoming."  Winners will be announced and called on Tuesday, December 18th 2018.

Join fellow readers in discussing the...

Book Raffle " BECOMING" by Michelle Obama

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Dec 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Dec 17   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play games!

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Learning to use a computer is not just for young people. Join us as we explore the world of technology, using desktops.

Topics include computer basics, internet, email, online banking, online health information, Microsoft Word, Microsoft...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Monday Movies

Mon, Dec 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults movies

Showing Some of the Best So Far, 2018 Movies.  You can drop in and pick up your copy of the movies for the month or call and ask what the next movie will be.  For Adults Only.  Come join us and bring your own popcorn.

Monday Movies

Book Discussion: The Next Person You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

Mon, Dec 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults book club book discussion

In this enchanting sequel to the number one bestseller The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom tells the story of Eddie’s heavenly reunion with Annie—the little girl he saved on earth—in an unforgettable novel of how our lives and losses...

Book Discussion: The Next Person You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick 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 (Bushwick)

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids gaming kids tech time techknowledge

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

 

Kids Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotic League

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and...space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by Octorber 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...

Brooklyn Robotic League

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens gaming for 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 enviornment.

Teen Tech Time

DEC
18

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Dec 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join other little artists in creative exploration with a new art project every week!

Kids Create! First 5 Years

iPad Basics Class

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Dec 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults family movie

A Walk in the Woods (2015) 1h 44min.

Bill Bryson, instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail: 2,200 miles of America's most unspoiled, spectacular, and rugged countryside...

Movies @ the Library

Library Lab: Construction

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids

Join us on Tuesday afternoons this fall for construction challenges with LEGO and more. Learn about architecture and engineering and most importantly have fun!

Library Lab: Construction

After School Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

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

English Conversation Group

DEC
19

BINGO Fun

Wed, Dec 19   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

After School Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Ask a Tech

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Chess Workshop

Wed, Dec 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master  Danny.    Ages 7 and up

Chess Workshop

Chess for Adults

Wed, Dec 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Come play chess and have fun!  Learn from a chessmaster and improve your game!  CHECKMATE!!!

Chess for Adults

Afterschool Video

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids

Join us every Wednesday afternoon this fall to watch episodes of your favorite animated TV shows!

Afterschool Video

Build with LEGO

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids

Bring out your inner architect and engineer with an hour of building with LEGO, Keva blocks, and other materials.

Build with LEGO

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Dec 19   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

DEC
20

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Dec 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the program to receive an admission ticket at the Information Desk. In order to...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Open Play Space for Babies

Thu, Dec 20   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

There will be no Babies & Books this Thursday, but come hang out at the library with other families and watch your child learn through play! Children ages birth - 18 months are welcome.

Open Play Space for Babies

Kids Create:Craft Projects

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Create simple and fun crafts. Ages 6 and up.

Kids Create:Craft Projects

Citizenship Prep Group

Thu, Dec 20   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

DEC
21

Open Play Space

Fri, Dec 21   10:15 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

There will be no Storytime this Friday, but come hang out at the library with other families and watch your child learn through play! Children ages 0 - 5 years are welcome.

Open Play Space

Babies & Books

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Bushwick 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. 

Babies & Books

PlayTime

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Babies and Toddlers along with their parents and caregivers can enjoy fun toys as you listen to your favorite children's songs.

PlayTime

Playtime

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!

Playtime

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Dec 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Clue, and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

Brooklyn Robotic League

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and...space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by Octorber 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...

Brooklyn Robotic League

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

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 enviornment.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Teens gaming for 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

DEC
22

English Conversation Group

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

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

English Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Dec 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bushwick Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us every Saturday afternoon for new tales and classic stories read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

DEC
24

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Dec 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Dec 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play games!

Babies & Books

Ask a Tech

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Brooklyn Robotic League

Mon, Dec 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, teamwork and...space? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League by Octorber 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...

Brooklyn Robotic League

DEC
26

BINGO Fun

Wed, Dec 26   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

 Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

After School Homework Help

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Wed, Dec 26   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master  Danny.    Ages 7 and up

Chess Workshop

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