E.g., Oct 18 2018
OCT
18

Movies @ the Library: Please Stand By (PG-13)

Thu, Oct 18   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(Comedy, 93 minutes)

A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in an attempt to submit her manuscript to a "Star Trek" writing competition.

Movies @ the Library: Please Stand By (PG-13)

Unplugged!

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens

Tabletop roleplaying games at the library!

Unplugged!

Tween Time

Thu, Oct 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens gaming for teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 18   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 19   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

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

DIY: Book Making

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens arts and crafts diy

Learn different techniques for folding and binding paper into a book that you can write in! This week we will be learning how to create "instant books."

For young people age 8-17.

DIY: Book Making

Cross Cultural Conversations

Fri, Oct 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Discussion of all things human.

Cross Cultural Conversations

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   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool 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...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids storytime saturday storytime

Saturday Storytime is a storytime for everyone! Kids of all ages are welcome to join us for books, songs, and play.

Saturday Storytime

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

Creative Arts: DIY Crafts

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Come join us as you learn a new skill and use your imagination to create something that is one of a kind.  *Registration is required.

Creative Arts: DIY Crafts

Yoga

Mon, Oct 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Yoga is a combination of execise, meditation and breathing that helps to strengthen the body and relieve stress. 

Beginners are welcomed.

Mats will be available to borrow.  Please wear comfortable clothing...

Yoga

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

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Do you want to learn how to speak English for everyday use? If so, this class is perfect for you! Join us to learn practical English that you can use in your everyday situations.

Class will be conducted in both Chinese and English.

...
Speak Everyday English    日常英语基础班

Game On!

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 are invited to play board games at the library! Bring a friend or make a new one.

 

Game On!

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

Story Play

Tue, Oct 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years storytime story play

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, finger plays and action rhymes. For kids age 0-5 and their caregivers.

Caregivers must be present for the entire storytime.

Story Play

Internet Basics I: Getting Started With The Internet

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson will cover browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Internet Basics I:  Getting Started With The Internet

Travel Lecture: Retired and Willing to Travel, According to Your Budget

Tue, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

World traveler, Lily Brooklyna will share her travel secrets:

How better to plan your future trip(s) and save your money

How get to maximum enjoyment out of your next vacation(s)

A biologist/botanist by profession, Lily...

Travel Lecture: Retired and Willing to Travel, According to Your Budget

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults esol

If you already speak some English and now would like to speak more like a native, you've found the right place. One of the keys to speaking like a native is the ability to use and understand casual expressions, or idioms.  

American...

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Build with LEGO

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Kids 6-12 can join us to Build with LEGOs. Bring your friends or make a new one!

Build with LEGO

Tween Time

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens gaming for teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

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

OCT
24

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Oct 24   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets to be donated to those in need.

Don’t know how? We’ll teach you!

Supplies included.   Ages 10 - 110....

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Adult Game Time

Wed, Oct 24   1:15 pm to 3:15 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Anyone interested in games is welcome to participate in our adult game time. We have Playing Cards, Chess, Checkers, Sushi Go, Jenga, Clue, Scrabble, Clue, Uno, Tsuro, Scattergories, and more!

Come play games and meet some friends. Game...

Adult Game Time

Internet Basics II: Internet Safety

Wed, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson will cover passwords, malware, scams, and tips that you can use to protect your computer and...

Internet Basics II:  Internet Safety

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

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!

Tween Time

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens gaming for teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

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

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call  718-236-4086 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Astronomy Night

Wed, Oct 24   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Take a look through our telescope and see a celestial body up close! We will have our telescope set up outside the library.

*This program may be canceled based upon the weather. Rain, snow, or clouds will cancel the program, please...

Astronomy Night

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

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

Story Play: Read for the Record

Thu, Oct 25   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years read for the record story play storytime

During this special Story Play program, enjoy a reading of Maybe Something Beautiful, by F. Isabel Campoy and‎ Theresa Howell, and illustrated by Rafael López. Celebrate literacy by participating in this annual shared reading experience. For more...

Story Play: Read for the Record

Ask A Tech

Thu, Oct 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht 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

Movies @ the Library: Quartet (PG-13)

Thu, Oct 25   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(Comedy, 98 minutes)

At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents.

Movies @ the Library: Quartet (PG-13)

Unplugged!

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

Teens

Tabletop roleplaying games at the library!

Unplugged!

Tween Time

Thu, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens gaming for teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 25   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills and make friends with other English language learners from around the world.

ESOL Conversation Group

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

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