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ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 16   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.

Cancelled
ESOL Conversation Group

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

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Build with Duplo

Fri, Aug 17   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

Story Play

Fri, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Aug 17   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Teen Time

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

gaming for teens teen time

Games, socialization, leisure for teens and tweens

Teen Time

Board Games for Kids and Families

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

game on! summer reading

Come, relax and enjoy a game or two with your friends and family.

Board Games for Kids and Families

Teen Gaming & DIY

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

diy gaming gaming for teens teen tech time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12! We are also having DIY in the same location where you can make something out of nothing!

Teen Gaming & DIY

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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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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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Cinema: The Thin Man

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

movies movies at the library

Come see the charming mystery-romance on our large screen.

Cinema: The Thin Man

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

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...

Cancelled
Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Summer Meals

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

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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

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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

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

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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   Williamsburgh Library

storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

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Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

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

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us is a free and open public program convened in collaboration with artists, activists and local communities. This event aims to raise consciousness around themes of justice, citizenship, belonging, borders, black and...

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us

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

Story Play

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

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

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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

Teen Gaming & DIY

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

diy gaming gaming for teens teen tech time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12! We are also having DIY in the same location where you can make something out of nothing!

Teen Gaming & DIY

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Latino Book Club: When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

book club book discussion

Join Williamsburgh Library’s new monthly Latino Book Club for a lively discussion of the inspiring memoir When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago.

In a childhood full of tropical beauty and domestic strife, poverty and tenderness,...

Latino Book Club: When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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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Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

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

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

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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

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

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Stewzo’s Puppet Variety Show

Wed, Aug 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids love this unique show as Stewzo performs funny songs with his guitar and comedy routines with his cast of wacky ventriloquist puppets and characters. Lots of surprises, magic, and audience participation.

Stewzo’s Puppet Variety Show

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