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Spanish StoryTime

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

spanish storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Vengan a cantar y a escuchar historias en español

 

 

Spanish StoryTime

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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

Free Summer Meals and a Movie!

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

free summer meals movies at the library summer meals

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under. Also stay for a movie!

Venga a disfrutar de un almuerzo gratis proporcionado por el Programa de comidas de verano y vea una película!

De lunes a viernes, de 1:15 p.m. a 2:00 p.m....

Free Summer Meals and a Movie!

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

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Kids Create

Mon, Aug 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

arts and crafts kids create

Start the school week by relaxing with fun art and craft activities!

Age Group: 6 – 12 yo

Kids Create

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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

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

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

Read with me!

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Children can learn how to select the right books for themselves and practice reading with a children’s librarian.

Empiece la semana escolar relajándose con actividades artísticas y artesanales divertidas.

 

Read with me!

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

 

Kids Tech Time

Practice English in a Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

Practice English in a Conversation Group

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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.

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U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Build with LEGO

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long day at school? No problem! Join us at our our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let you imagination run wild with your own very design.

Ages: 6-12

Build with LEGO

Computer Basics

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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

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

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. 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 other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

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

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Read with me!

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Children can learn how to select the right books for themselves and practice reading with a children’s librarian.

Empiece la semana escolar relajándose con actividades artísticas y artesanales divertidas.

 

Read with me!

Joe the Magic Man

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

summer reading

Joe the Magic Man makes sure that all of his tricks and acts are enjoyable to all ages! From rabbits to doves, children would love to pet the animals involved on each of his shows.

Joe el Hombre de Magia se asegura de que todos sus trucos...

Joe the Magic Man

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

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 environment.

Teen Tech Time

Game on! - Bored No More

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

table-top & board games

Join our board games’ club! Build social skills and strategic thinking while having fun in a safe and air-conditioned environment.

Age Group: 5 – 12 yo

¡Únete a nuestro club de juegos de mesa! Desarrolle habilidades sociales y...

Game on! - Bored No More

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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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Spanish StoryTime

Mon, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

spanish storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Vengan a cantar y a escuchar historias en español

 

 

Spanish StoryTime

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Aug 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

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

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Kids Create

Mon, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

arts and crafts kids create

Start the school week by relaxing with fun art and craft activities!

Age Group: 6 – 12 yo

Kids Create

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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

Toddler Time

Tue, Aug 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Tue, Aug 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Aug 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

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