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Ask A Tech

Thu, Sep 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a question about using computers, the internet, or software like microsoft word, excel, or power point? No time to join a formal class? Then, Drop into our Ask A Tech session to get personalized assistance.

Ask A Tech

Book Discussion: Tyrant:Shakespeare On Politics

Thu, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults book discussion

As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented playwright probed the social causes, the psychological roots, and the twisted consequences of tyranny.

Exploring the psyches (and psychoses) of the likes of Richard III,...

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Book Discussion: Tyrant:Shakespeare On Politics

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

Thu, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(PG-13)

(Comedy, 104 minutes)

Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

Tween Time

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 20   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

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   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, Sep 21   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, Sep 21   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

Central Library Friday Film Club: Oscar Nominated Polish Films

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults movies movies at the library

In Darkness (2011) (R) Runtime: 145 minutes

In Darkness is based on the true story of Poldek Socha, a Polish man who helped a group of Jews to escape mass murder, by hiding them in the sewers of German-occupied Lwów. Some of the threads...

Featured Event
Central Library Friday Film Club: Oscar Nominated Polish Films

Kids Create

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join us for a new arts and crafts project every week. Create something new and all your own!

Caregivers must accompany young children.

Kids Create

Cross Cultural Conversations - World War I

Fri, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Discussion of  World War 1.

Cross Cultural Conversations - World War I

Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids build with lego

LEGOs at the library! Collaborate with a friend and see how creative you can get with the bricks.

Build with LEGO

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Sep 21   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

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Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Sep 22   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

Couponing

Sat, Sep 22   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

World Language Festival

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults

Everyone is welcomed here!  Join us for 3rd annual World Language Festival.  Fun awaits the whole family; come early and stay for all the wonderfully diverse programming! 

Performances by Mexican Music & Dance with...

World Language Festival

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   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

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Preschool Storytime

Mon, Sep 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

Noon Hour Book Discussion "An American Marriage"

Mon, Sep 24   12:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

What? A Noon Day Book Discussion, "AN AMERICAN MARRIAGE," by Tayari Jones

When?  September 24th, 2018 at Noon

Where?  Clinton Hill Library Meeting Room

Join Us in Reading, then we Meet to Discuss.  ...

Noon Hour Book Discussion "An American Marriage"

Movie Mondays

Mon, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

FREE MOVIE Every Monday at 2:00

Movie Mondays

Speak Everyday English 日常英语基础班

Mon, Sep 24   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, Sep 24   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!

Bracing for the Revolution: Landmark Documents and Speeches in American History

Mon, Sep 24   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults citizenship philosophy in the library

Bracing for the Revolution is a free ten-week class offered as part of BPL's Library School series taught by Norman Finkelstein.

The US is at a crossroads. The status quo cannot endure much longer.  Too many people are hurting and...

Bracing for the Revolution: Landmark Documents and Speeches in American History

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Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Sep 25   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 craft project every week!

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Story Play

Tue, Sep 25   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

Microsoft Excel Basics III: Using Simple Formulas

Tue, Sep 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel Basics III:  Using Simple Formulas

National Voter Registration Day

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come celebrate National Voter Registration day by registering to vote at any Brooklyn Library location:

-Voter registration forms in a wide range of languages will be available all day.

-Assistance filling out voter...

National Voter Registration Day

Speak English with Idioms 口语提高班

Tue, Sep 25   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

Tween Time

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

BKLYN Fashion Academy Information Session

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults business

The BKLYN Fashion Academy is back! Learn what it takes to create a viable fashion business! Up to twenty aspiring women's wear designers will be selected to participate in a 16-week intensive program. They will receive mentoring from industry...

Featured Event Register
BKLYN Fashion Academy Information Session

Foucault and the Problem of Justice

Tue, Sep 25   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults

Foucault and the Problem of Justice focuses on a series of lectures given by Foucault between 1970 and 1984 at the College de France on the historical dimensions of institutions and power-relations such as government, law, psychiatry, monasticism...

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Foucault and the Problem of Justice

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New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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

Library Lab

Wed, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids stem & steam library lab

Kids age 6-12 can join us for a hands-on science project. All materials will be provided by the library, you just need to bring your curiosity and excitement!

Library Lab

Kids Create!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids

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

Kids Create!

Older Adults Open House

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Older Adults

Brooklyn Public Library would like you to join us for a FREE Older Adult Open House and orientation.

This is an opportunity for older adults to be active in your community and stay connected to Library resources, even if your ability to leave...

Older Adults Open House

Tween Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

Resume One-On-One Help

Wed, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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

Friends of Clinton Hill Library Open Meeting

Wed, Sep 26   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults friends of the library

This will be the first meeting of the Friends of Clinton Hill Library fter the summer break.

The Friends will:

Plan the upcoming October...
Friends of Clinton Hill Library Open Meeting

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Preschool Storytime

Thu, Sep 27   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, Sep 27   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

Thu, Sep 27   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   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

Microsoft Excel Basics IV: Using Basic Functions

Thu, Sep 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel Basics IV:  Using Basic Functions

Movies @ the Library: The Leisure Seeker

Thu, Sep 27   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Older Adults

(R)

(Comedy/Drama, 112 minutes)

A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

Movies @ the Library: The Leisure Seeker

Tween Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens

Join us for an afternoon of gaming and technology play!

Tween Time

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 27   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

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Does Your Preschooler have a Seat? Are They Getting the Services They Need?

Fri, Sep 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults

Many students with serious disabilities are having trouble getting the services and placements they need. Find out: how to get the IEP enforced, how to appeal when problems occur, and who to call for help

Join us to learn more and get the...

Does Your Preschooler have a Seat?  Are They Getting the Services They Need?

Story Play

Fri, Sep 28   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, Sep 28   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

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