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Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 18   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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20

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 20   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

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Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

summer reading closing celebration

Come join us for our end of Summer Reading celebration. Listen and Jam with Jamie and Friends.

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

summer reading techknowledge teen tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Teen Tech Time

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21

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: one free book when you sign up for RIF and a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years storytime summer reading

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Toddler Time

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

first five years story play summer reading

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

first five years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Preschool Storytime

Computer Basics

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

Fiber Arts Group

Tue, Aug 21   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our monthly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

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Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books first five years summer reading

Storytime for babies 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 and Books

Computer Basics

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

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23

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event Cancelled
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Adult Feature Films: Lady Bird (R)

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Marion McPherson, a nurse, works tirelessly to keep her family afloat after her husband loses his job. She also maintains a turbulent bond with a teenage daughter who is just like her: loving, strong-willed and deeply opinionated.

...

Adult Feature Films: Lady Bird (R)

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

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Library Lanes

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

library lanes techknowledge

If you love bowling, you'll love this library lanes! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes

Build with Duplo

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

build with duplo first five years summer reading

Come and build with Duplo.

Build with Duplo

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

Teen Time

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

Picture Book Club

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

arts and crafts summer reading storytime

Listen to stories and create artwork based upon the words and pictures of beloved children's books. Each week a new author will be featured.

Picture Book Club

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

techknowledge kids tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Kids Tech Time

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Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Aug 25   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime!

Movies @ the Library: Sherlock Gnomes (PG)

Sat, Aug 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

family movie movies at the library

After a string of garden gnome disappearances in London, Gnomeo & Juliet look to legendary detective Sherlock Gnomes to solve the case of their missing friends and family.

Movies @ the Library: Sherlock Gnomes (PG)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

saturday storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

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Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Aug 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

summer reading techknowledge teen tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Teen Tech Time

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 28   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

reading is fundamental summer reading

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: one free book when you sign up for RIF and a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years summer reading

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Toddler Time

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

first five years story play summer reading

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

first five years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Preschool Storytime

Computer Basics

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

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Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books first five years summer reading

Storytime for babies 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 and Books

Computer Basics

Wed, Aug 29   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

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Volunteers for Wildlife present Raptors of Long Island

Thu, Aug 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

summer reading closing celebration summer reading

 Help us celebrate the conclusion of this summer's Summer Reading program. This is an exciting chance to meet live hawks, owls, and falcons. Learn about the many adaptations that make these animals some of the most skilled hunters on the...

Volunteers for Wildlife present Raptors of Long Island

Art Forms: Crochet

Thu, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

arts and crafts crochet

Do you like to crochet? Join us as we create a colorful, cotton wash cloth or dish cloth. Just bring yourself, materials will be provided.

Art Forms: Crochet

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Aug 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 30   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Adult Feature Films: Atomic Blonde (R)

Thu, Aug 30   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Sensual and savage, Lorraine Broughton is the most elite spy in MI6, an agent who's willing to use all of her lethal skills to stay alive during an impossible mission. With the Berlin Wall about to fall, she travels into the heart of the city to...

Adult Feature Films: Atomic Blonde (R)

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Build with Duplo

Fri, Aug 31   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

build with duplo first five years summer reading

Come and build with Duplo.

Build with Duplo

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 31   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

Ask a Tech

Fri, Aug 31   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

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? Come to our information desk to receive personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Teen Time

Fri, Aug 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

Picture Book Club

Fri, Aug 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

arts and crafts summer reading storytime

Listen to stories and create artwork based upon the words and pictures of beloved children's books. Each week a new author will be featured.

Picture Book Club

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

techknowledge kids tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Kids Tech Time

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Adult Feature Films: Rampage (PG-13)

Thu, Sep 6   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

movies

Global icon Dwayne Johnson headlines the action adventure “Rampage,” directed by Brad Peyton. Johnson stars as primatologist Davis Okoye, a man who keeps people at a distance but shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily...

Adult Feature Films: Rampage (PG-13)

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Movies @the Library: Wonderstruck (PG)

Sat, Sep 8   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

movies movies at the library

Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish that their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he's never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook.

Movies @the Library: Wonderstruck (PG)

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Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Mon, Sep 10   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Mon, Sep 10   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

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Adult Feature Films: Tyler Perry's Acrimony (R)

Thu, Sep 13   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

movies

A faithful wife (Taraji P. Henson) tired of standing by her devious husband (Lyriq Bent) is enraged when it becomes clear she has been betrayed.

 

Adult Feature Films: Tyler Perry's Acrimony (R)

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