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OCT
23

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Rememory (2017) 1h 51min.

Gordon Dunn, a visionary scientific pioneer, is found dead shortly after he unveils his newest work; a device able to extract, record, and play a person's memories. Soon, a mysterious man shows up at his widow's...

Movies @ the Library

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Carroll Gardens 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

Gather to knit and crochet

Tue, Oct 23   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

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Clinton Hill Evening Book Club

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults book club book discussion one book one new york

Join us in reading 2018's One Book, One New York Winner: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan.

"With the atmosphere of a noir thriller, Egan’s first historical novel follows Anna and Styles into a world populated by gangsters, sailors, divers...

Clinton Hill Evening Book Club

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   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

OCT
24

BINGO Fun

Wed, Oct 24   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

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults techknowledge

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

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in 1st - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   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, Oct 24   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 24   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!

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create!

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids

Explore where science meets art with a new STEM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library!

Kids Create!

Resume One-On-One Help

Wed, Oct 24   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults career resume

One-on-one resume assistance with a community volunteer. Please sign up at the Info Desk.

Resume One-On-One Help

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us outside of the library entrance to view the Moon and occasional planet through our very own Dobsonian telescope!  Come learn about our Moon and solar system, upcoming NASA projects and the ups and downs of Pluto.

 

Featured Event
Look Up! Astronomy Night

Chess Workshop

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids chess workshop

Drop-in and learn strategy from our chess grandmaster master William De Castillo. Play a game with other kids in the neighborhood and watch yourself become a master while having fun!

All ages - all levels.

Chess Workshop

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Oct 24   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

OCT
25

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Thu, Oct 25   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a free exercise and movement class especially for older adults!  A low impact, holistic exercise class led by an experienced teacher, this class meets weekly and is open to all!

Chair Exercise Class for Older Adults

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 25   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.

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

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 11:30 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

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Oct 25   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)

iPad Basics Class

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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

Toddler Time

Thu, Oct 25   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.

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

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood...

Babies & Books

Kids Create

Thu, Oct 25   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, Oct 25   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

Unplugged!

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

Tabletop roleplaying games at the library!

Unplugged!

Arts and Crafts

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Come create and make fun crafts!

Arts and Crafts

OCT
26

Story Play

Fri, Oct 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Playtime

Fri, Oct 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to preschool music and play with fun toys!

Playtime

Story Play

Fri, Oct 26   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Come and enjoy books, songs, and movement activities followed by toy time for children ages 1 - 5 years old and their caregivers!

Story Play

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 26   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

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Oct 26   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

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Oct 26   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

Kids Tech Time

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

An offshoot of our BUILD WITH LEGOs program for school-age kids: little ones have their own play area with baby-safe DUPLO blocks. 

Build with DUPLO

Anime Hour

Fri, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

An hour of anime

Anime Hour

OCT
27

Couponing

Sat, Oct 27   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come in and pick out clipped coupons & weekly circulars to SAVE money on your groceries, personal products, household items and more.

Couponing

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Oct 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

 

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Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Oct 27   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!

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 27   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

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

Family Movie

Sat, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids family movie movies

Hotel Transylvania (2012) 1h 31min.

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teenaged daughter.

Starring: Adam...

Family Movie

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 27   3:30 pm to 4:15 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

OCT
29

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 29   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, Oct 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Babies & Books

Adult Book Discussion - The VEGETARIAN by Han Kang

Mon, Oct 29   12:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

a 2015 Published  Novel - The Vegetarian, a novel by Han Kang

Winner of the 2016 Man Booker International Prize

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • Publisher's Weekly •  ...

Adult Book Discussion - The VEGETARIAN by Han Kang

Monday Movies

Mon, Oct 29   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: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann

Mon, Oct 29   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults book club book discussion

In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, built mansions, and sent their children to study...

Book Discussion: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann

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