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OCT
18

Book Discussion: Behold the Dreamers

Thu, Oct 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join Flatbush Fiction Thursday, October 18 for a discussion of Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue.

A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the...

Book Discussion: Behold the Dreamers

OCT
19

Story Play

Fri, Oct 19   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 19   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 19   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

Story Play

Fri, Oct 19   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play

Listen to stories and sing songs! Play with other babies and toddlers at Story Play.

Story Play

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Oct 19   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 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids kids 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.

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Kids Tech Time

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Oct 19   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 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

An hour of anime

Anime Hour

OCT
20

Couponing

Sat, Oct 20   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 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

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

 

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Learn How To Knit A Cable Scarf presented Phoenix-Womanhood in Bloom, Inc.

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids

Children will have fun learning knitting techniques.  All materials will be provided.  Come and join us the fun.

 

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Learn How To Knit A Cable Scarf presented Phoenix-Womanhood in Bloom, Inc.

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   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 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

Team Up to Read

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   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
22

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   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

Microsoft Word

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

Looking for a Microsoft Word course for beginners to experts? Then this course has something for everyone, covering beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons in Word.

Highlights:    - Create, save and share documents...
Microsoft Word

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 22   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

Monday Movies

Mon, Oct 22   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

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   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

Gaming for Teens

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Teens gaming for teens

Play board games, card games, and other tabletop games with other teens!

Gaming for Teens

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Mon, Oct 22   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids arts and crafts

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!

OCT
23

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Oct 23   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

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

DIY: For Teens

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Teens arts and crafts diy fiber arts

Come join us on Tuesdays (October 16, 23, and 30) for a DIY project!

DIY: For Teens

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

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Tue, Oct 23   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!

An Evening with Dawad Philip, Poet

Tue, Oct 23   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults author talks poetry

"...From San Fernando to Brooklyn, poetry is the Carnival, and the Trinidad Carnival finds its way into my poetry—­as visual and oral experience—everyday living, a painted face J’ouvert morning. Many of the poems in this volume have aged with me...

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An Evening with Dawad Philip, Poet

Wii Bowling

Tue, Oct 23   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

Come learn, show off your skills and/or help others get better in a good fun filled game of Wii Bowling.

Wii Bowling

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

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Wed, Oct 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program available from 10am to 5pm Call 311 to make an appointment.

NY Citizenship Legal Assistance Program

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing at Flatbush Library

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

This typing course you will learn how to hold, click, and move the mouse and practice your typing/keyboarding skills. Training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction...

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing at Flatbush Library

TechAssist!

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults techknowledge

If you're new to technology, not familiar with a particular technology device or a program or an app. Come get help!

TechAssist!

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

Wed, Oct 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults small business

Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE mentor...

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Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Counselor

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

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

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!

ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Wed, Oct 24   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!

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

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

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

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

Adults adult learning book club

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

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

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

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